The Southern Baptist Dialect Test. Can You Pass?

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Can you speak Southern Baptist lingo?

Are you a true Southern Baptist? Take this quiz to see how well you know Southern Baptist terminology!

 Aug 30, 2020

1 of 18Choose Your Answer:

What does BCM stand for?
Baptist Church Miracles
Baptist College Missionaries
Baptist Campus Ministry

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What is the SBC?
Southern Baptist Collective
Southern Baptist Conglomerate
Southern Baptist Convention

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When is the Annual Meeting?
January
October
December

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Immersion is what?
Deep religious studies
Baptism in Holy Water
Long church services

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What does "ACP" stand for?
Annual Council Profile
Annual Church Prayer
Annual Church Profile

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What word describes the "unmerited favor of God"?
Redemption
Charity
Grace

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What is the traditional term (and synonym) for Director of Missions?
Associational Ministry
Associational Missionary
Active Missionary

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What does "AWANAS" stand for?
A Warrior And Not Ashamed
Awake And Not Ashamed
A Workman And Not Ashamed

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An overseer in the Southern Baptist church is also known as a:
Bishop
Cardinal
Monsignor

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"CWT"
Canonical Witness Training
Continued Witness Training
Continued WarriorTraining

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The various colleges, seminaries, ministries with their own boards are referred to as:
Councils
Entities
Elders

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Before it was the International Mission Board it was known as the:
Global Mission Board
Worldwide Mission Board
Foreign Mission Board

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A Southern Baptist Seminary located in San Francisco, California.
Golden Gate
The Presidio
The Mission

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The publishing agency of the Southern Baptist Convention.
BaptistWay
GodsWay
LifeWay

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This offering to support the work of the International Missions Board and is named after a missionary.
Charles Studd Offering
Gladys Aylward Offering
Lottie Moon Offering

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What does "NAMB" stand for?
North American Mission Baptist
North American Mission Board
North American Ministry Board

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What is "The NET"?
A Southern Baptist retreat
Online Southern Baptism classes
A training tool to equip believers to share the gospel through their story

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Walking and praying over a geographical area is called:
PrayerWalk
PrayerHike
GodWalk
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Were you born a Southern Baptist? Did you become a Southern Baptist over the years? If you were in the faith as long as you can remember and learned about the teachings of Jesus Christ along the way, they probably stuck with you throughout your life. If you studied the Bible regularly or are a practicing member of your parish, if you pepper your conversations with your favorite Bible quotes or stories, if you know the Southern Baptist religion and its tenets like the back of your hand, show your love of God and your knowledge of the Good Book by taking this fun but tough quiz!

Do you know Southern Baptist lingo and terminology? Do know the different organizations that Southern Baptists belong to and what they believe? Do you know what happens in a Southern Baptist mass? If you answered "yes" to any of those questions, you are probably Southern Baptist in good standing! Test your wits and find out just how much the Southern Baptist church plays a role in your everyday life!

Sure, this quiz is fun and may look easy, but that doesn't mean it is easy! The 18 questions ask that you identify the different words in the Southern Baptist religion—from what happens in a Southern Baptist mass to its many teachings and organizations. Give it a try and show the world how faithful you are. We bet it will be easy—you've got God on your side! Good luck!