WHY BAPTIST AND NOT CAMPBELLITE

This entry is part 8 of 19 in the series Baptist Why & Why Not

By Edgar E. Folk, D. D. Editor Baptist and Reflector Nashville, Tennessee [ADMIN NOTE: Campbellite refers to what we today call the The Church of Christ, Christian Church and various Mormon groups among others.] For God so loved the world that Read More …

WHY BAPTIST AND NOT ROMAN CATHOLIC

This entry is part 4 of 19 in the series Baptist Why & Why Not

By Henry McDonald, D. V. Pastor Second Baptist Church. Atlanta, Georgia But the Lord said unto Samuel, Look not on his countenance, or on the height of his stature; because I have refused him: for the Lord seeth not as Read More …

Refuting the Church of Christ

Today, while doing some study, I ran across this portion of a book titled “Why I Left the Church of …” The title aroused my curiosity and I soon found that the book was a compilation of articles written by Read More …

Ephesians 1:8-10

This entry is part 5 of 10 in the series Ephesians

  Eph 1:8 Wherein he hath abounded toward us in all wisdom and prudence; Eph 1:9 Having made known unto us the mystery of his will, according to his good pleasure which he hath purposed in himself: Eph 1:10 That Read More …

Thou annointest my head with oil – That’s Consecration!

This entry is part 14 of 17 in the series 23rd Psalm

Before we delve into the message, we need to fully understand the meaning of the word ‘CONSECRATION’ and what it means in our lives. The term is used 13 times in in three books of the bible. Eleven times in Read More …

Eph. 1:1,2 – Grace and Peace

This entry is part 2 of 10 in the series Ephesians

Eph 1:1. Paul, an apostle of Jesus Christ by the will of God, to the saints which are at Ephesus, and to the faithful in Christ Jesus. Paul presents himself here as “an apostle of Jesus Christ by the will Read More …

Ephesians: Chosen to be Holy!

This entry is part 1 of 10 in the series Ephesians

This post begins a series of expository messages in the book of Ephesians. SAINTS AND FAITHFUL That is Paul’s way of describing a church. There were plenty of very imperfect Christians in the community at Ephesus and in the other Read More …

He leadeth me in the paths of righteousness – That’s Guidance!

This entry is part 7 of 17 in the series 23rd Psalm

“Howbeit when he, the Spirit of truth, is come, he will guide you into all truth: for he shall not speak of himself; but whatsoever he shall hear, [that] shall he speak: and he will shew you things to come.” Read More …

Thanksgiving

Philippians 1:1-11 The city of Philippi was the first European city to hear the gospel from Paul. Paul had a great love for the people of this city. The Christians of Philippi had a closer fellowship than Christians in other Read More …

Faulkner, James R. “J.R.” 1914-2009

Dr. Faulkner was one of my favorite preachers. I attended his “Men’s class” for Sunday School while a student at TTU many years ago and enjoyed a couple of motorcycle rides with him while there.  I ran across this obit Read More …

What Do Baptists Believe

Bible Distinctives of Baptists Biblical Authority: The Bible is the final authority in all matters of belief and practice because the Bible is inspired by God and bears the absolute authority of God Himself Whatever the Bible affirms, Baptists accept Read More …

Jesus Christ Is In Every Book of the Bible

Jesus Christ Is In Every Book of the Bible In Genesis, Jesus is the seed of the Woman. In Exodus, He is the Passover Lamb. In Leviticus, He is the Priest, the Altar and the Lamb of Sacrifice. In Numbers, Read More …