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We’re biblically based, kingdom focused, and missionally driven. We want to make a deeper impact that reaches our communities and the world.
We exist to facilitate, extend and enlarge the Great Commission ministries of the Southern Baptist Convention and Southern Baptist churches and associations of Texas, upon the authority of God’s inerrant Word to the glory of God the father, under the Lordship of Jesus Christ, and by the empowerment of the Holy Spirit.
Together, we can do what no church can do alone.
SBTC AM 2021: Weary after pastoring through COVID? ‘Don’t quit,’ panel says
FLINT—The COVID-19 pandemic affected churches in unprecedented ways – at least in modern memory. Shutdowns, declining attendance and, in some cases, reduced giving, combined with sheer exhaustion to challenge even the strongest spiritual community tested pastors and members in unexpected ways. One of the presidential panels featured during Tuesday lunch at the 2021 SBTC Annual…READ MORE
SBTC AM 2021: Boswell urges pastors to ‘cast a theological vision for worship’ in their churches
FLINT—Pastors will see the intimacy and earnestness increase in their churches when they cast a theological vision for worship and reject anything that would threaten to turn it into entertainment, pastor and hymnwriter Matt Boswell said Tuesday. Boswell spoke to a standing-room-only crowd during “The Church & Worship” panel held Tuesday during the Southern Baptists…READ MORE
Julio Arriola to serve as director for Send Network SBTC church planting partnership
FLINT—Julio Arriola is returning to a very familiar landscape. Once he officially puts his feet back on Texas soil, he will find the need for the gospel is greater than it has ever been. Arriola, 45, has accepted the call to serve as the first director of Send Network SBTC – a church planting partnership…READ MORE