Archive for November, 2013

Truett-McConnell College launches Ethics & Religious Liberty Lectures


“My greatest concerns are that we have leaders in our churches who do not understand our history, who do not understand who we are as Baptists, and that we’ll fall prey to every wind of doctrine rather than being lashed to the cross” — H. Ray Newman.

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My Thanksgiving Story


Someone asked Rayson how many Bibles his church needed, and he said they could use 300. Of course, my mind did the math: 300 x 6.70 =$2,010. This poor missionary doesn’t have that kind of money, but I thought I could help raise enough to buy at least 100 Bibles.

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Harwood reviews ‘Disenchanted Calvinist,’ by Ronnie Rogers


Rogers advocates for a corporate view of election from Romans 9 … by interacting with exegesis of Romans 9 by Calvinist commentators such as John Calvin, John Piper, John MacArthur, G. C. Berkouwer and Oliver Buswell.

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No formulaic prayer, alone, brings salvation


“In the use of means, God’s purpose of grace meets the free-acting human soul.”

Interpreting and Preaching Hebrews 6.1-8, part 6


In this post we examine the meaning of the participle parapesontas in v. 6 translated “falling away.”

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