Category: Doctrine

The Fruit of the Spirit Is Love, Joy, Peace . . .
The Fruit of the Spirit (Part 4)

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The Fruit of the Spirit Is Love, Joy, Peace . . .
The Fruit of the Spirit (Part 4)

_______________________________________________________________ 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 fourth in a multi-part series by Dr. McKeever on the fruit of the Spirit. Read: Part 1,  Part 2, Part 3. _______________________________________________________________ Peace I leave with you. My peace I […]

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The Fruit of the Spirit Is Love, Joy . . .
The Fruit of the Spirit (Part 3)

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The Fruit of the Spirit Is Love, Joy . . .
The Fruit of the Spirit (Part 3)

_______________________________________________________________ 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 third in a multi-part series by Dr. McKeever on the fruit of the Spirit. Read: Part 1, Part 2. _______________________________________________________________ In the 1950s, Frank Lovejoy was a popular movie and […]

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The Fruit of the Spirit Is Love
The Fruit of the Spirit (Part 2)

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The Fruit of the Spirit Is Love
The Fruit of the Spirit (Part 2)

_______________________________________________________________ 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 second in a multi-part series by Dr. McKeever on the fruit of the Spirit. Read: Part 1. _______________________________________________________________ But the fruit of the Spirit is love, joy, peace…. […]

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Counterfeits of the Spirit’s Fruit
The Fruit of the Spirit (Part 1)

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Counterfeits of the Spirit’s Fruit
The Fruit of the Spirit (Part 1)

_______________________________________________________________ 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 first in a multi-part series by Dr. McKeever on the fruit of the Spirit. _______________________________________________________________ But the fruit of the Spirit is love, joy, peace, longsuffering, gentleness, kindness, […]

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Theological Vocabulary Thursday
Libertarian Free Will: Jesus’ Reaction to Jerusalem’s Rejection Reflects the Father’s Reaction

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Theological Vocabulary Thursday
Libertarian Free Will: Jesus’ Reaction to Jerusalem’s Rejection Reflects the Father’s Reaction

By L. Manning Garrett III, Ph.D., Pastor, East Laurel Baptist Church, Jackson, TN Regarding last week’s article, “Two Versions of Free Will in Southern Baptist Life,” there were several comments pertaining to my reference to Jesus’ reaction to Jerusalem’s rejection of Him in Matthew 23: 37-39 and Luke 13:34-35. One respondent observed that it is […]

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