These are news items of interest to The Gathering of Baptists.
Our Fall Gathering 28 October 2017 (PDF)
First Baptist Church, Brantford documents relating to the Constating Documents
Letter from FBC Brantford to BCOQ Board, 6 November 2005
FBC Brantford challenges BCOQ process, 4 January 2006
Response from BCOQ to FBC Brantford 17 February 2006
Canadian Baptists of Ontario and Quebec
Gathering of Pastors and Laypersons response.
Cam Watts, Pastor
Barbara Bishop, Pastor
Ken Bellous, Executive Minister, BCOQ
Clare Braun, Pastor
Fred Demaray, Pastor
Gary Caldwell (Response to BCOQ Bylaw Draft 26 September 2003)
Selkirk Baptist Church responds
Ray Hobbs - a reflection on the directive
MacNeill Baptist Church responds unanimously
Open Letter to Churches from the Gathering of Baptists Steering Committee
"Incorporation" Document outlining advantages and disadvantages
SLAPP (Strategic Lawsuit Against Public Participation):
Evelyn Dickinson of White Cove NS, sued by US Global Quarry Products over comments made in local paper.
Roger Cann - Eastern Canada Correspondent for The Gathering of Baptists reports:
No SLAPP Dunk! NOTICE: Public Information Session
Partnership for the Sustainable Development of Digby Neck & Islands Society 2003-11-28
Draft Agreement Released for Public Comment Environment and Labour - August 11, 2003 (Government of Nova Scotia)
HUMAN RIGHTS COMM'N. - DIGBY NECK QUARRY: OPPONENTS - PROTECT - Nova Scotia Legislature Hansard, Thursday 23 October 2003
This is a collection of writings which includes sermons, speaking notes and other contributions.
Conscientious Objections: Thoughts on Living as a Baptist in the 21st Century - Part 1 (Spring 2000 Gathering) - Ray Hobbs
Conscientious Objections: Thoughts on Living as a Baptist in the 21st Century - Part 2 (Spring 2000 Gathering) - Ray Hobbs
Bibliography: Gender & Sexual Orientation
Bibliography: Race, Racism and Racialised Writers