Worship and Sacred Actions Throughout the Year in Southern Baptist Convention Churches

Historically, Southern Baptists have observed parts of the Christian calendar, including Sunday as the Lord’s Day—the Christian Sabbath set aside for the worship of the risen Lord, and Easter Sunday. Special seasonal services, mostly of a musical character, have been customary at Christmas time, but there was no set liturgy for Christmas services or for a season of Advent. Another annual tradition was the spring revival—preaching services with evangelistic intent.

The full content of this post is for Monthly and Yearly members only.
Login Join Now

The Arts in the Southern Baptist Convention

Southern Baptists use a wide range of music from the rich tradition of ancient hymnody to the praise chorus tradition. There is an equally wide range in the use of the arts, from relatively unadorned worship services to services that incorporate banners, dance, and drama frequently.

The full content of this post is for Monthly and Yearly members only.
Login Join Now