The death of Revivalism in Baptist Life? (part 2)

“We need a revival in the land!  It’s the only way to get this country back on track.” That’s the sentiment I hear often when I speak to Baptists about evangelism.  Revivals are, after all, one of the primary ways Baptists have brought God to the masses.  Hope in revival is a hope in convertingContinue reading “The death of Revivalism in Baptist Life? (part 2)”

The death of revivalism in Baptist life? (Part 1)

Revivalism as a movement is on the verge of death.  So argue Baptist historians Bill Leonard and Loyd Allen in a recent issue of “Baptist History and Heritage,” as reported in the Associate Baptist Press. Revivalism, which inspired growth in Protestant denominations throughout America, may not be dead yet; but, in the words of LoydContinue reading “The death of revivalism in Baptist life? (Part 1)”