Archive for November, 2013

Conversation at NOBTS with Dr. Eric Hankins


Dr. Hankins reflects on his denominational sojourn during the last couple of years, notes a “Reformation principle in trouble,” cites and defines “Missional Narcissism,” and advises the younger men of the SBC.

The Secular Worldview of Church


We forget that the secular person may have a feeling of awkwardness, even embarrassment, at entering our stain-glassed buildings.

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Preaching at Southern Seminary, by Dr. Eric Hankins


Recently I had the privilege of preaching the chapel service at Southern Seminary and participating in a Q&A with Dr. Al Mohler afterwards. In many ways, those events completed an arc that began for me almost two years ago.

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Interpreting and Preaching Hebrews 6.1-8, part 5


The majority of contemporary commentators affirm that the group described in Heb 6:4–6 are genuine believers. The ablest defender in recent times of the viewpoint that 6:4-6 speaks of false believers is ….

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Seven Lessons from the Cross


I’ve been asked to display the cross I carried up Mount Kilimanjaro at the Baptist Messenger booth. On my climb up the mountain, I learned seven things about the cross. Here they are:

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