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- American Family
"AFA is for people who are tired of cursing the darkness and who are ready to light a bonfire. We are a non-profit (501(c)(3)) organization founded in 1977 by Don Wildmon. The American Family Association represents and stands for traditional family values, focusing primarily on the influence of television and other media – including pornography – on our society." - From American Family Association website.
"Helping churches and parents worldwide raise children and youth to know, love and serve Christ." - From AWANA website.
"Bible.com is the #1 Bible resource on the Web - encompassing various translations, languages, scriptures, studies, and dynamic Biblically-based content." - From Bible.com website.
- The Dove
"The Dove Foundation's Mission: To encourage and promote the creation, production, distribution and consumption of wholesome family entertainment." - From The Dove Foundation website.
Independent School District
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- Family Research
"Family Research Council (FRC) was founded in 1983 as an organization dedicated to the promotion of marriage and family and the sanctity of human life in national policy." - From Family Research Council website.
Fannin Baptist Association
"Purpose Statement: Fannin Baptist Association is a network of churches that seeks to start, empower, and equip churches for Kingdom growth." - From Fannin Baptist Association website.
on the Family
"Focus on the Family's Mission Statement: To cooperate with the Holy Spirit in sharing the Gospel of Jesus Christ with as many people as possible by nurturing and defending the God-ordained institution of the family and promoting biblical truths worldwide." - From Focus on the Family website.
International Mission Board
"The International Mission Board (formerly Foreign Mission Board) is an entity of the Southern Baptist Convention.... The board's main objective is presenting the Gospel of Jesus Christ in order to lead individuals to saving faith in Him and result in church-planting movements among all the peoples of the world." - From IMB website.
"Established in Nashville, Tenn., in 1891, LifeWay Christian Resources of the Southern Baptist Convention is one of the world’s largest providers of Christian products and services, including Bibles, church literature, books, music, audio and video recordings, church supplies, and Internet services through LifeWay.com." - From Lifeway website.
"The North American Mission Board assists Southern Baptists in their task of fulfilling the Great Commission in the United States, Canada and their territories through a national strategy for sharing Christ, starting churches and sending missionaries, in cooperation with Acts 1:8 Partners." - From NAMB website.
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- Southern Baptist
"Since its organization in 1845 in Augusta, Georgia, the Southern Baptist Convention (SBC) has grown to over 16 million members who worship in more than 42,000 churches in the United States. The term "Southern Baptist Convention" refers to both the denomination and its annual meeting." - From SBC website.
Baptist of Texas Convention
"The SBTC Mission Statement: The SBTC exists to facilitate, extend and enlarge the Great Commission of the Southern Baptist Convention and Southern Baptist churches and associations of Texas, upon the authority of God's inerrant Word to the glory of God the father, under the Lordship of Jesus Christ, and by the empowerment of the Holy Spirit." - From SBTC website.