The crowd-funded documentary on Spurgeon, that we’ve been keeping y’all up to date on, is now available to watch for free on YouTube [2 hours] (previously just Vimeo). The lives of millions of Christians around the world have been changed through the ministry of Charles Haddon Spurgeon. But how much do those of us who esteem him … Continue reading You may now watch the “Through the Eyes of Spurgeon” documentary free on YouTube [2 Hour Video]
Tom Ascol: Last week I had the privilege of delivering the Darby/Beal Lectures at the Baptist Missionary Association Theological Seminary in Jacksonville, Texas… I was asked to speak on the “Statement of the Traditional Southern Baptist Understanding of God’s Plan of Salvation” that was issued three years ago by some Southern Baptists who are alarmed … Continue reading [AUDIO|VIDEO] Dialogue on the “Statement of the traditional Southern Baptist understanding of God’s Plan of Salvation.” [Tom Ascol + more]
Pastor Tom Chantry: I wrote a post about the Sabbath and the conscience. It was long, so – being “that kind of Puritan” – I made it longer. Then I broke it up into a series. Now we have five small installments, none of which should be too much for a day’s musing on the … Continue reading The Sabbath & the Conscience [5-Part Blog Series by Tom Chantry]
You don’t see this on the front of DesiringGod.org everyday. In fact, pretty sure this is a first… Pastor Joe Thorn on the value of confessions of faith: …Because I love God, I love his word. And because I love God and his word, I love theology. And because I love theology, I love confessions of faith. To … Continue reading Tattoos for the Soul: Why We Need Confessions of Faith [Joe Thorn | DesiringGod.org]
Listen: Subscribe to the podcast in a RSS reader, iTunes, Stitcher, TuneIn or by Email. HEADLINES: The News: Apr. 17-19, 2015 Emmanuel Baptist’s 27th Annual Ladies’ Conf. feat Robert Gonzales in Coconut Creek, FL. – June 19-21, 2015 Baptist Heritage Conf. feat. Tom Ascol & Tom Nettles in Valdosta, GA. – All upcoming events: The Books: New Book: “Baptists & War: Essays … Continue reading Dunker Bunker “Jason went to Minnesota & we forgot how to do a podcast” Edition [Weekly Audio Headlines]
Andrew Fuller (Baptist Thought and Life) by Paul Brewster [ $0.99 | £0.99 ] (deal ends March 31, 2015) Description: In his day, practicing English pastor Andrew Fuller (1754-1815) was also the most prominent Baptist theologian on either side of the Atlantic Ocean. He remained influential via his thoughtful writings up until the American Civil War. … Continue reading DEAL: $0.99/£0.99 “Andrew Fuller (Baptist Thought & Life)” by Paul Brewster [Kindle]
The new 2015 Journal of the Institute of Reformed Baptist Studies (JIRBS), that we previously announced, is now available from Reformed Baptist Academic Press (RBAP) for $12. [ RBAP: $12 | AMZ: $18 | £11.94 ] – Find out more about this JIRBS by listening to podcast interview #82 with Dr. James Renihan.
On episode 83 of our interview podcast we have Brandon Adams guest hosting for us as he interviews Douglas Van Dorn about his latest book Covenant Theology: A Reformed Baptist Primer. TOPICS: Testimony What are the two types of covenants found in the Bible? Is Covenant of Redemption in the Bible? How do you respond to objections to … Continue reading Interview #83 – Douglas Van Dorn – Covenant Theology: A Reformed Baptist Primer [Audio Podcast]
We had previously filled y’all in that the new edition of Ligonier’s Reformation Study Bible would include the 1689 London Baptist Confession, and now we are giving two of these Study Bibles away. But first, some details on the Study Bible: The Reformation Study Bible Details: The Bible is not like any other book because its ultimate Author … Continue reading GIVEAWAY: Ligonier’s “The Reformation Study Bible” (ESV) [2 Hardcovers for US & Canada]
This past Friday (March 20, 2015) Dr. Crawford Gribben (Professor of Early Modern British History at Queen’s University Belfast) was the guest lecturer at the Strict Baptist Historical Society Annual Lecture which took place in Kensington Place, London. His lecture was titled, “John Owen, baptism & the Baptists”. Pastor Gary Brady, who attended, provided a summary: …Gribben is a John … Continue reading “John Owen, baptism & the Baptists” by Crawford Gribben [46 min. video & audio]
Decablogger Nicolas Alford: We at The Decablog love infographics, the Doctrine of Christ, and the beautiful way that the 1689 Baptist Confession expresses that doctrine in chapter 8, paragraph 2. The result? Our first ever Decablog produced infographic! Enjoy.
The new book Baptists & War: Essays on Baptists & Military Conflict, 1640s-1990s, that we let you know about last week, is a collection of essays which were originally delivered at the 2011 annual conference of the Andrew Fuller Center for Baptist Studies. You can find that audio to that conference below: THE ANDREW FULLER CENTER FOR BAPTIST STUDIES 5th … Continue reading “Baptists & War” AUDIO from the 2011 Andrew Fuller Center Conf. [18 MP3s] + more
Tom Ascol: For well over a decade I have expressed concerns that many conservative, Bible believing churches have in important ways lost the gospel. This concern has been met with varying degrees of incredulity by certain sectors of the evangelical world, most notably, some of the very ones that provoked my evaluation. Though things have improved … Continue reading To Assume the Gospel is to Lose it [Tom Ascol]
Guest Speakers: Dr. Tom Nettles, Professor of Historical Theology at Southern Baptist Theological Seminary, and Dr. Tom Ascol, Pastor of Grace Baptist Church, Cape Coral, Florida & Executive Director of Founders Ministries. Schedule Friday, June 19 6:30 PM: Dr. Nettles, “Lessons about Christian life from Baptist History” 8:00 PM: Dr. Ascol, “Forward Toward our Heritage” … Continue reading June 19-21, 2015 Baptist Heritage Conf. feat. Tom Ascol & Tom Nettles in Valdosta, GA.
AFCBS: Just released from Pickwick Publications, an imprint of Wipf and Stock Publishers, a collection of essays on Baptists and War. These papers, which were originally delivered at the 2011 annual conference of the Andrew Fuller Center for Baptist Studies, were compiled and edited by Gordon L. Heath and Michael A.G. Haykin… [above is an update from … Continue reading New Book: “Baptists & War: Essays on Baptists & Military Conflict, 1640s-1990s” edited by Gordon L. Heath & Michael A.G. Haykin