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Living Word Baptist Church is a Christ-centered, mission-focused, family-oriented community of believers who passionately love Jesus and one another and who are dedicated to sharing that love through worship, evangelism, fellowship, and service to our community, our country and our world.
With 1.3 million members in 5,500 churches across the country, American Baptists are the smallest of the many branches of the Baptist denomination in the United States. There are approximately 5,000 American Baptist clergy in the U.S., six percent of whom are women. The typical American Baptist congregation is small—averaging between 100-200 people. However, there are exceptions.
What do Baptists believe?
How are American Baptists different?
We are ecumenical, as we tend to support and encourage unity among the various divisions of the Christian religion.
We ordain women.
We are very active in social justice issues.
We are more moderate in interpretation of scripture.
How do American Baptists interpret scripture?
For American Baptists, the Bible is central to our faith and practice. We believe the Bible as inspired by God and a revelation of God's truth. As we study the scripture, we seek the Holy Spirit's guidance in interpreting its meaning.
How do American Baptists approach the world?
To some, the word Baptist symbolizes a set of narrow, judgmental and rigid beliefs. However, American Baptists stand for moderation, inclusiveness and a pioneering spirit. We celebrate a rich history of groundbreaking work in support of: