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issues are examined in the context of Baptist
The stories can also be downloaded in eBook form from their Overview pages.
Short stories from our
Baptist history set the stage for Bible studies on issues as relevant today as they
were then. You will be challenged and you will be surprised by what stands our
forefathers took and by the impact they had.
Today, "denomination" has lost significance.
"Christian" seems more appropriate as we seek to minimize differences. Yet
looking at Baptist History, as in this study, teaches us something of
what it means to be a Christian and the role Baptists had in making the world
what is today. "Baptists are indeed a peculiar people."