Category: Doctrine

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

“Hyper-Calvinism”

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

“Hyper-Calvinism”

  By Ron F. Hale, Minister of Missions, West Jackson Baptist Church, Jackson, TN My definition of hyper-Calvinism: “The Hyper-Calvinist tends to lean so strongly toward the sovereignty of God (God’s eternal decree, predestination, and election) that he loses sight of man’s responsibility (repentance & faith) so that the Gospel’s free offer of grace is […]

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Distinctive Baptist Beliefs:
Nine Marks that Separate Baptists from Presbyterians
Distinctive Baptist Belief #5—
Baptism and the Lord’s Supper as Symbolic Ordinances (not Sacraments)

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Distinctive Baptist Beliefs:
Nine Marks that Separate Baptists from Presbyterians
Distinctive Baptist Belief #5—
Baptism and the Lord’s Supper as Symbolic Ordinances (not Sacraments)

By Dr. Lemke, Provost, Professor of Philosophy and Ethics, occupying the McFarland Chair of Theology, Director of the Baptist Center for Theology and Ministry, and Editor of the Journal for Baptist Theology and Ministry at New Orleans Baptist Theological Seminary. Introduction All denominations that broadly share the Reformation heritage share more beliefs in common (orthodox […]

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Distinctive Baptist Beliefs:
Nine Marks that Separate Baptists from Presbyterians
Distinctive Baptist Belief #4—
Baptism by the Mode of Immersion

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Distinctive Baptist Beliefs:
Nine Marks that Separate Baptists from Presbyterians
Distinctive Baptist Belief #4—
Baptism by the Mode of Immersion

By Dr. Lemke, Provost, Professor of Philosophy and Ethics, occupying the McFarland Chair of Theology, Director of the Baptist Center for Theology and Ministry, and Editor of the Journal for Baptist Theology and Ministry at New Orleans Baptist Theological Seminary. Introduction All denominations that broadly share the Reformation heritage share more beliefs in common (orthodox […]

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Distinctive Baptist Beliefs:
Nine Marks that Separate Baptists from Presbyterians
Distinctive Baptist Belief #3—
Believer’s Baptism (or the Gathered Church)

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Distinctive Baptist Beliefs:
Nine Marks that Separate Baptists from Presbyterians
Distinctive Baptist Belief #3—
Believer’s Baptism (or the Gathered Church)

By Dr. Lemke, Provost, Professor of Philosophy and Ethics, occupying the McFarland Chair of Theology, Director of the Baptist Center for Theology and Ministry, and Editor of the Journal for Baptist Theology and Ministry at New Orleans Baptist Theological Seminary. Introduction All denominations that broadly share the Reformation heritage share more beliefs in common than […]

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The Fruit of the Spirit Is … Humility
The Fruit of the Spirit (Part 9)

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The Fruit of the Spirit Is … Humility
The Fruit of the Spirit (Part 9)

By Joe McKeever, Preacher, former Pastor of seven churches, and retired Director of Missions at the Baptist Association of Greater New Orleans. This is the eighth in a multi-part series by Dr. McKeever on the fruit of the Spirit. You can read them here: Part 1 (Counterfeit Fruit), Part 2 (Love), Part 3 (Joy), Part 4 (Peace), Part 5 […]

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