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  • Hardcover: 160 pages
  • Publisher: New Leaf Press (June 1, 2004)
  • Language: English
  • ISBN-10: 0892215828
  • ISBN-13: 978-0892215829
  • Product Dimensions: 9.4 x 6.3 x 0.7 inches
  • Shipping Weight: 12.8 ounces (View shipping rates and policies)
  • Average Customer Review: 2.7 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (12 customer reviews)
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BIOGRAPHY
DR. RONNIE W. FLOYD
Senior Pastor, First Baptist Church of Springdale and The Church at Pinnacle Hills, AR


Born: Ronnie W. Floyd, November 11, 1955, Gonzales, Texas

Married: Jeana Floyd on December 31, 1976

Children: Josh and wife, Kate: Athletic Director and Head Football Coach at Shiloh Christian School in Northwest Arkansas. Nick and wife, Meredith: Associate Pastor-Preaching Assistant, First Baptist Church of Springdale and The Church at Pinnacle Hills

Grandchildren: Peyton Elliott, born to Josh and Kate on September 22, 2005, Reese Caroline, born to Nick and Meredith on May 24, 2007, Parker Thomas, born to Josh and Kate on August 8, 2007, Beckham Grant, born to Nick and Meredith on November 19, 2009 and Jack Bailey Floyd, born to Josh and Kate on June 8, 2010

Speaking:

Featured preacher on "Ronnie Floyd" television program, reaching into Northwest Arkansas through Family 45 and an ABC affiliate.

Southern Baptist Convention Pastors' Conferences - 1988, 1993,1994, 1995, 1996, 1998, 2004, 2006

Sunday a.m. worship service is broadcast live worldwide via the Internet on www.fbcs.net or churchph.com

Southern Baptist Convention Sermon in New Orleans Super Dome - 1996

Featured speaker at state evangelism conferences, pastor's conferences, state conventions, national prayer and fasting conferences, and church growth conferences across the country

Promise Keepers "Stand in the Gap" in Washington, DC - 1998; preached to an estimated 1.2 million men

Promise Keepers Stadium Rally Speaker 1998 - 2001

700 Club-- 1996, 1997, 2000

Focus on the Family - 1996, 1997, 2000

Featured on front page of The New York Times, February 8, 1998.

First Baptist Church - Springdale was the featured "Church of the Week" on the 700 Club, on July 24, 2000

Participates and speaks at Global Pastors' Network Conferences

Impact 21; for owners of professional sports teams

Education:

Doctor of Ministry, Southwestern Baptist Theological Seminary, 1983

Master of Divinity, Southwestern Baptist Theological Seminary, 1980

Bachelor of Science, Howard Payne University, May, 1978

Honorary Doctorate in Sacred Theology, Southwest Baptist University, 1990

Distinguished Alumni Award, Southwestern Baptist Theological Seminary, 2004

Books:

Coping With Life in a Confused World, 1988

Reconnecting, Broadman & Holman Publishers, 1993

Storming Hell's Gates, (video series), Broadman & Holman, 1994

Choices, Broadman & Holman, 1994

The Meaning of a Man, Broadman & Holman, 1996

God's Gateway to Supernatural Power, A Resource, Testimony, and Practical Guide on Prayer and Fasting, LifeWay Christian Resources, 1996

The Power of Prayer and Fasting, Broadman & Holman, 1997

How To Pray, Word Publishing, May, 1999

Life On Fire, Word Publishing, October, 2000

Family Life Illustrated For Men, New Leaf Press, Summer, 2004

Family Life Illustrated For Women, New Leaf Press, Summer, 2004

Family Life Illustrated For Marriage, New Leaf Press, Summer, 2004

Family Life Illustrated For Teens, New Leaf Press, Summer, 2004

Family Life Illustrated For Finances, New Leaf Press, Summer, 2004

Family Life Illustrated For Parents, New Leaf Press, Summer, 2004

The Gay Agenda: It's Dividing the Family, the Church, and a Nation,
New Leaf Press, Summer, 2004

Finding The Favor of God, New Leaf Press, 2005

10 Things Every Minister Needs to Know, New Leaf Press, September 2006

The Power of Prayer and Fasting, revised & expanded, Broadman & Holman, Dec 2009

Offices Held in the Southern Baptist Convention and Beyond:

President, Pastors' Conference, Southern Baptist Convention, 1997

Chairman, Executive Committee, Southern Baptist Convention, June,1995 thru June, 1997 (Served as a member of this committee from 1988-1998)

Program and Structure Study Committee of the Southern Baptist Convention which restructured the entire Southern Baptist Convention

Search Committee for the President-CEO of the Executive Committee of the Southern
Baptist Convention

SBC Liason Committee of the Executive Committee with the Baptist General
Convention of Virginia
*Served as officer of Executive Committee of the Southern Baptist Convention

Executive Board, Arkansas Baptist State Convention

Past President of the Pastors' Conference, Arkansas Baptist State Convention, 1989

Board of Trustees, GuideStone Financial Resources, June, 2001 - June, 2009, serving on Administrative Committee, Executive Compensation Committee, and Vision Committee

Board of Trustees, Liberty University, October, 2002 - present, serving as Chairman of the Liberty Theological Seminary Subcommittee Chairman, Great Commission Resurgence Task Force, Southern Baptist Convention, June 2009 - June 2010


Places of Ministry:

First Baptist Church - Cherokee, Texas (1976-1978)

First Baptist Church - Milford, Texas (1978-1981)

First Baptist Church - Palacios, Texas (1981-1984)

First Baptist Church - Nederland, Texas (1984-1986)

First Baptist Church - Springdale, Arkansas (1986-present)

Dr. Floyd's ministry as a local church pastor has been one of commitment to evangelism, discipleship, and the advancement of the gospel to America and around the world. In Dr. Floyd's almost 24 years of ministry in Springdale, the church's membership has grown from 3,700 to over 20,000 total members. The church has baptized over 16,000 persons in these almost 24 years. In August of 2001, the church began an additional location, The Church at Pinnacle Hills, which he pastors weekly in addition to the First Baptist Church of Springdale, Arkansas. Since the Pinnacle Hills location was added, the church has planted an additional 34 churches regionally, nationally, and internationally. Dr. Floyd also serves as the Host-Leader-Speaker of the "The Summit: The Business-Persons Luncheon of Northwest Arkansas," equipping an estimated 400-700 businesspersons weekly. In the present year, the ministry consists of one church meeting in many locations, with 16 sites, two campuses, and 15 church plants being invested in and launched globally.

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I used to be a member of Ronnie Floyd's church (First Baptist of Springdale, Arkansas) back in 1995. I also served as the pianist for his Sunday school class back then. I have since moved to Texas but recently saw that Dr. Floyd had a new book entitled, "The Gay Agenda" so I purchased a copy of the book and read it in one sitting. I am a Christian and I also happen to be gay. I tried to read the book with an open mind. There were things that I agreed with in the book an things that I disagreed with. I was fairly certain of what Dr. Floyd's perspective would be regarding the issue of homosexuality. What stunned me was how Dr. Floyd took historical issues and twisted them to fit his concept that homosexuality has caused many societies to fall (see page 123). Floyd says, "The fact is, no culture in history that has embraced homosexuality has long survived. The gay lifestyle is not the way to build a healthy society." First off, the societies that he mentions (Canaan, Egypt, Assyria, Babylonia, Greece and Rome--see pg. 122) did not fall into ruin BECAUSE of homosexuality. That is a LONG stretch to assert something like that, in fact, it causes Dr. Floyd to be guilty of the very things he accuses gays of doing...stretching the facts to fit a certain agenda.

Dr. Floyd talks on page 95 about how "pro-family" fathers and mothers are busy with their daily routines: "working, taking care of children, church activities..." and are therefore at a "disadvantage" to the "pro-gay" individuals who are "married to their cause." But, I know plenty of "pro-family" gay and lesbian men and women who are ALSO raising their families, working, and yes they are even going to church. I was offended that Dr.
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If anyone has an agenda here, it's "doctor" Floyd, who obviously forgets that there is a constitutional separation of church and state in the US. Therefore, they cannot legally enforce their religious beliefs on anyone. Also, if anyone has an "agenda" it's the radical, so-called Christians who believe they're entitled to legislate basic human rights, based, again, on their own religious and moral beliefs. You cannot legislate dogmas or put basic human rights on a referendum like the California's Proposition 8 or Florida's Proposition 2, both of which passed. With that being said, this book is nothing more than the "right-wing agenda" aiming to brainwash as many people as possible. However, judging from the lack of reviews, it makes me wonder if anyone is really taking the writer seriously. It's hard to imagine that someone who claims to be a "doctor" claims in this book that homosexuality is a choice, where science has proven over and over again that it's genetic. It's in the DNA. This book will serve no other purpose than to be distributed at Fred Phelps' Westboro Baptist Church.
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I have a gay brother and sister, and they are exactly the same people now they were as small children -- except they've grown up to become a doctor and a respected business executive, each still with a partner they met over 30 years ago.

Their "agenda"? My sister: to heal the sick, and raise her son in an atmosphere that isn't poisonous with hate and bigotry. My brother: to lead an otherwise normal and happy life with his partner.

Sorry to spoil the horrible picture painted by the author, but I've known both these gay people for over 50 years, and they're as normal as you and I -- but thank God, NOT like the author of this book.

My brother and sister are NOT filled with hate like the author of this book, NOT trying to recruit followers with lies like the author of this book: my siblings are just simply trying to lead good lives with their loved ones and their friends (gay and straight.)

And I've met plenty of their gay friends -- again, nobody with any agenda but to live a life as normal as possible, despite the hate-filled bigots waging a cultural war against them.

The only people with an agenda that I can discern, are like the author of this book, trying to force their own distorted and hellish vision of religion on the rest of us normal human beings.
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A voice of truth speaking from a solid understanding of scripture and the matter at stake. The heart of Floyd's message is of love, that we must fight the destruction that sin brings but show the love that Jesus had towards sinners.

Not an in-depth analysis of the biblical and theological arguments against homosexuality but a wake-up call to the slippery slope that we are falling into.
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Among the obvious sins that this hateful book embodies is its absolute lack of honest presentation of the converse arguments. I've grown not to expect that from the religious right, but these omissions were especially eggregious. Perhaps the only positive thing about this book is that if the "Phantom Menace" gay agenda is actually being implemented as the book warms, then our country will be a much better place when the policies are in place to protect the rights of ALL Americans.
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Finally a book that exposes the gay agenda for what it is, and just what a great threat to this nation's moral foundation it represents. It is a call for those who still know right from wrong to take a firm stand against this grievous threat against faith, marriage, and family. While we talk about the threat from terrorism, the war, and the state of our economy, we are ignoring a profound threat from within, as homosexuals seek to overturn every aspect of American life and insinuate their perverse lifestyle throughout all of society. Dr. Floyd is a courageous man for writing this book, and I believe it should be required reading for all Americans. (...)
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