The post above is from Pastor Wm. Dwight McKissic, Sr. I am grateful for his pen.
Originally posted on Wm. Dwight McKissic, Sr.:
I have forwarded the following three resolutions to the Resolution Committee for their consideration to present to the Southern Baptist Convention 2012 Annual Meeting in New Orleans:
- Resolution on Same-Sex Marriage and Civil Rights
- Resolution on Racist Statements in Mormon Source Documents
- Resolution on the Recognition of Baptist Minister, George Liele, as America’s First Missionary
The first Resolution deals with same-sex marriage and civil rights; and it was primarily authored by Pastor Eric C. Redmond with minimal contribution, but full affirmation, from me. We are submitting it as a joint resolution.
I am solely responsible for the second Resolution. This issue must be dealt with if Southern Baptists are to be consistent with what they have historically taught about Mormonism; and if they are to be viewed by Black Baptists as simply finding Mitt Romney’s Mormonism and the racist views of his Bible more tolerable than President Obama’s skin color;…
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