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Program Information

August 1, 2007

Wednesday Evening: 7:30 p.m. - 9:30 p.m.
Plenary Session #1  
Subject: British Baptist Confessional History and Its Impact On American Baptist History
Speaker: William H. Brackney (ABC)
Hymnody Director: Ron Owens
Profiles: John Gill by Michael Haykin (Canada)
John Gano by Terry Wolever (SGBF)



August 2, 2007

Thursday Morning: 8:30 a.m. - 10:30 a.m.
Plenary Session #2  
Subject: Baptist Distinctives: Understanding Our Global Witness
Speaker: Bill Leonard (CBF)
Hymnody Director: Irvin Murrell
Profiles: Ann Judson by Rosalie Hunt
Lott Carey by Leroy Fitts (ABC/National Baptists

 

Thursday Morning: 10:45 a.m. - 11:50 a.m.
Breakout Session #1  
Subject: Global Baptist History
A. Baptist Mission Movements - Keith Harper (SBC)
B. Baptist International Organizations - Joaquin Hurtado (BBFI)
C. Baptist Leaders Worldwide - Eljee Bentley (BWA)
D. Baptist Commitments to Human Rights, Religious Liberty & Social/Economic Justice - Quinton Dixie (NBC/USA)
 

 

LUNCH - 11:55 a.m. - 1:10 p.m.

Thursday Afternoon: 1:15 p.m. - 2:20 p.m.
Breakout Session #2  
Subject: Baptist History & Resources (I)
A. Baptist Archives - Bill Sumners (SBC)
B. Landmark Writings - Philip Bryan (BMA)
C. Baptist Preachers and Their Sermons - Thom South (BMA)
D. Significant Baptist Historians & Associations - Bob Johnson (ABC)

 

Thursday Afternoon: 2:35 p.m. - 3:40 p.m.
Breakout Session #3  
Subject: Baptist Denominational History
A. History of Primitive Baptists - Lasserre Bradley (Primitive)
B. History of Fundamental Baptists - John Waldrip (BBFI)
C. History of Canadian Baptists - Bob Wilson (Canada)
D. History of Landmark Baptists - Terry Parrish (ABA)

 

Thursday Evening: 7:30 p.m. - 9:30 p.m.
Plenary Session #3  
Subject: The Philadelphia Assoc. & The Philadelphia Confession: Its Origins Significance and Influence on American Baptist History
Speaker: Tom Nettles (Founders)
Hymnody Director: David Gregory (SBC)
Profiles: Obadiah Holmes by Jeff Faggart (Independent)
  David Jones by George T. Rogers (ABC)

 

August 3, 2007

Friday Morning: 8:30 a.m. - 10:30 a.m.
Plenary Session # 4  
Subject: Baptists Confront the Theological/Social/Economic Crises in 19th Century America (1865 - 1914)
Speaker: William Carlson (BGC)
Hymnody Director: Charles Walker
Profiles: Shubal Stearns by John Sparks (United Baptist)
  R. H. Boyd by David Groves

 

Friday Morning: 10:45 a.m. - 11:50 a.m.
Breakout Session # 4  
Subject: Baptists in American Social & Political History
A. Baptists & The Civil Rights Movement - Emmanuel McCall (CBF)
B. Baptist Ministries to Native Americans - Jimmy Anderson
C. Baptist Women In History - Gail Gritts (BBFI)
D. Baptists in American Political & Social History - Curtis Freeman (CBF)

 

LUNCH - 11:55 a.m. - 1:30p.m.

Friday Afternoon: 1:40 p.m. - 2:45 p.m.
Breakout Session #5  
Subject: Baptist History Resources (II)
A. Baptist Journals & Magazines - Keith Bassham (BBFI)
B. Significant Baptist Historians - Emerson Proctor (Progressive Prim.)
C. Communications among Baptist Historians - Jim Means (CBA)/James Sweeney (CBA)
D. Baptist Ethnic & Immigrant History - Lloyd Harsch (NABC)

 

Friday Afternoon: 3:00 p.m. - 4:05 p.m.
Breakout Session #6  
Subject: Baptist Religious History
A. Spurgeon & Spirituality - Bob Doom (PBF)
B. Baptist Theological Controversies - Jim Renihan (ARBCA)
C. Baptist Devotional Literature - Michael Haykin
D. Great Evangelists in Baptist History - Jeff Brodrick (GARBC)

 

Friday Evening: 7:30 p.m. - 9:30 p.m.
Plenary Session #5  
Subject: Baptists & The First Amendment: Celebrating Baptist Commitments to Religious Liberty
Speaker: Edwin Gaustad (ABC)
Hymnody Director: Harry Eskew
Profiles: Spencer Cone by John Thornbury (SBC)
  The Marshalls by Thomas Ray (BBFI)