Nashville Statement and LGBT issues

Midwestern Baptist Theological Seminary adopts the Nashville Statement as a confessional standard. – CBMW – Christian Article

The Baptist Press reports that the Midwestern Baptist Theological Seminary has adopted The Nashville Statement as a confessional standard. We will have more to say about this in the near future, but for now here’s an excerpt from the report: MBTS President Jason Allen announced to the board a need for the school to adopt the Nashville Statement, which was published in 2017 by the Council on Biblical Manhood and Womanhood in partnership with the Ethics & Religious Liberties Commission…

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Transgenderism at the Evangelical Theological Society – CBMW – Christian Article

Editor’s Note: This blog post originally consisted only of Colin Smothers’ critique of Andy Draycott’s 2018 ETS presentation. Recently however, Draycott has offered a public statement retracting the argument made in his presentation. Dr. Draycott also provided us with this statement: Dr. Andy Draycott’s presentation was exploratory in nature on the topic of transgender identity from an academic perspective and based on the theological assumptions he clarified in a statement apologizing for his lack of clarity and setting forth his…

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