Archive for April, 2012

THE “NEW METHODISTS,” Part 1:
The History of Evangelism in the SBC

">

THE “NEW METHODISTS,” Part 1:
The History of Evangelism in the SBC

Dr. Chuck Kelley is President and Professor of Evangelism at the New Orleans Baptist Theological Seminary This is the first of a four part series of articles taken from Dr. Kelley’s presentation on how Southern Baptists could become the “New Methodists.” In this first part, he walks us through the history of evangelism in the […]

Read more ...

Theological Terminology Thursday:
The Study of Specialized Words Relating to Theology

Conversion and Regeneration

">

Theological Terminology Thursday:
The Study of Specialized Words Relating to Theology

Conversion and Regeneration

By Ron F. Hale. He has served as Pastor, Church Planter, Strategist (NAMB), Director of Missions, Associate Executive Director of Evangelism and Church Planting for a State Convention, and now in the 4th quarter of ministry as Minister of Missions. A Personal Application of the Words I was born into a lost and sinful world; […]

Read more ...

Bivocational Ministry, Part 6:
Bivocational Pastors Must Learn to Delegate

">

Bivocational Ministry, Part 6:
Bivocational Pastors Must Learn to Delegate

Dr. Dorsett is a bivocational pastor and church planting missionary in Vermont. He is the author of Developing Leadership Teams in the Bivocational Church and Bible Brain Teasers: Fun Adventures through the Bible. He also serves as a church planting catalyst with the North American Mission Board of the Southern Baptist Convention. He has a […]

Read more ...

Beyond Calvinism and Arminianism: Toward a Baptist Soteriology
Part 3: Theological Presuppositions

">

Beyond Calvinism and Arminianism: Toward a Baptist Soteriology
Part 3: Theological Presuppositions

Eric Hankins is the Pastor of First Baptist, Oxford, Mississippi Editor’s Note: Today’s post is the third of a four-part series by Eric Hankins entitled “Beyond Calvinism and Arminianism: Toward a Baptist Soteriology.” This series attempts to frame Baptist soteriology in a different structure than the traditional “TULIP” comparisons with the doctrines of Calvinism or […]

Read more ...

Monday Exposition Idea:
I Met God There
(Matthew 6:25-34)

">

Monday Exposition Idea:
I Met God There
(Matthew 6:25-34)

By Franklin L. Kirksey, Pastor, First Baptist Church of Spanish Fort, Alabama, and author of Sound Biblical Preaching: Giving the Bible a Voice. These expositions by Dr. Kirksey are offered to suggest sermon or Bible study ideas for pastors and other church leaders, both from the exposition and from the illustrative material, or simply for […]

Read more ...