By David Evans
TBMB Evangelism Director
A decease in baptisms is symptomatic of a larger and looming issue.
In 2015, Tennessee Baptist churches baptized 22,613. In 2016, Tennessee Baptist churches baptized 20,267. In 2017, our Tennessee churches baptized 21,000.
The baptism number across the United States has been declining, but the baptism number is only symptomatic of a larger and looming issue.
Baptized believers are not reproducing their faith by being evangelistic. Baptism is not the problem in Tennessee. Thousands are being baptized. [Read more…]