John the Baptist is a major figure in several religions, including Christianity and Islam. He was a wandering preacher who played a major role in the story of Jesus Christ. More »

Founded in 1955, Crossroads Baptist Church has been at its current location since its founding. It was chartered on October 9, and the church's constitution was created shortly thereafter. More »

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Malachi is a prophet who wrote the final book of the Old Testament in or around the year 430 B.C. Around this time, the Jewish people became apathetic and disillusioned; mixed marriages and divorce were common occurrence... More »

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Baptist refers to a group of Christian denominations that all share the belief that baptism should be performed through full immersion and only for believers rather than for infants; Southern Baptist is a specific branch... More »

To be an ordained Baptist minister, a person must first have a personal and committed relationship with the Lord Jesus. He must be in regular attendance at a local Baptist church, and must be involved with various minist... More »

Some common Baptist hymns are "Amazing Grace" and "The Old Rugged Cross." Both hymns praise God for the gift of Christian salvation. Another common Baptist hymn is "I Surrender All," written by J.W. VenDeVenter in 1896. More »

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An example of a short Baptist sermon is "God Bless America, Land that I Love!" The main talking points in this sermon are opinions on the past, present and future of Christianity in America, with an emphasis on how God e... More »

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