Every denomination is experiencing tension, and
Southern Baptists are no exception. Of course, tension can be healthy.
It serves to clarify beliefs. But tension also has a down side. It
can generate misleading statements and create confusion in the local
church. We know that some may be struggling to sort out truth from
Because this is so, we offer you these simple position statements
which reflect the actions of the Convention and its entities. We
hope that they will prove helpful to you.
Church and State