Saturday, September 20, 2008

A Weakness of a Strong Church (/denomination) which Denies Connectionalism

Nationally, the Southern Baptists have adopted statements discouraging women from being pastors, but their 42,000 U.S. churches are independent and a few have selected women to lead their congregations.

Quote taken from here.

1 comment:

  1. I thought that was what you meant. Overall I think our (Presbyterian) form of church government is superior. However, the congregational form that the Baptist have seems to be really good for rapid growth.

    A Baptist church can split and in no time each new church will be larger than the orginal.....