Integrity in Church Membership

May 31, 2007

Denny Burk guest hosts with Mark Overstreet. They interview Dr. Tom Ascol about the resolution that he has submitted to be considered at this summer’s meeting of the Southern Baptist Convention. The resolution calls on Southern Baptists to repent of their inflated membership roles and to return to integrity in church membership.

Related Articles:

“Crunching the Numbers on Church Membership Rolls” – by Amy Green (Washington Post: May 19, 2007)

“Cooking the Books” – by Bruce Tomaso (DallasNews Religion: May 16, 2007)

“2007 Resolution on Integrity in Church Membership” – Tom Ascol (May 10, 2007)

“Resolution on Integrity in Reporting…revisited” – Tom Ascol (April 9, 2006) Follow-up 1, Follow-up 2

“Southern Baptist Mistake” – Mark Dever (T4G Blog: August 15, 2006)

“Prof promotes regenerate membership” – by Joy Rancatore (Baptist Press: May 8, 2007)