Monthly Archives: December 2008

Happy New Year

From all of us in the Tennessee Baptist Historical Society!  Have a blessed and happy new year in Christ.

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Tennessee Baptist Collegiate Ministry

The Dyersburg State Gazette reports

A team of 31 Students from five Baptist Collegiate Ministry campuses in West Tennessee partnered to bring hope and peace at Christmas to families in the Avondale suburb of New Orleans by doing disaster-relief work.

Students and campus ministers representing Dyersburg State Community College, Jackson State Community College, University of Tennessee at Martin, University of Memphis, and University of Tennessee Health Sciences in Memphis partnered on the mission trip.

“I loved the partnership and the spirit of cooperation and devotion that happened as a result of different campuses coming together,” said Jeff Jones, BCM director at University of Memphis. “Students with different gifts and abilities gave a week of their winter break to meet the various needs of First Baptist Avondale.”

Merry Christmas!

And a very Happy New Year!

Still More Essays

From past issues of the Journal.  Check out the sidebar, and enjoy.

Kentucky Baptists Form a Historical Society

You can read about it here.

A.T. Robertson

A.T. Robertson’s inaugural lecture on the occasion of his appointment at Southern Seminary is available online.  Read the whole address here.   A snippet:

Does God put a premium on ignorance in the ministry? We know the he has no use for the pride of learning, but neither does he care for the arrogance of ignorance.

Priceless.

TBHS On Facebook

There’s a new Facebook Group for the Tennessee Baptist Historical Society, and we would love to have you join!  Click here.