Saving Faith (Defining Evangelism)

You can listen to the audio lesson here. You can also find the “Working Definition of Evangelism” here. _______________________ DEFINING EVANGELISM PART V – The Gospel Commands Lesson Twelve: Saving Faith “8For by grace you have been saved through faith, and that not of yourselves; it is the gift of God, 9not of works, lest anyone should…

How Much Do You Need the Church?

To the reader of this blog, may I ask you some questions: Do you love the church? Do you believe that the church is still necessary or has the church become merely a convenience in your life? Do you believe that church attendance is a necessary component of your sanctification? Do you prize the local…

Why Mark Jones Is Right… and Wrong

Let me be the first (perhaps not) Baptist to admit that Mark Jones was spot on in many regards in his post “A Plea for Realism”:Are Presbyterians Christians? It seems to me that Mark Jones is simply calling for a little intellectual honesty from us Baptists. Well, allow me to humor him. I certainly agree…

CCF Episodes 13-14, 25-28: Covenant Theology by Nehemiah Coxe

Grab Covenant Theology: From Adam to Christ by Nehemiah Coxe and John Owen and read along with the CredoCovenant Fellowship as we engage its major themes from a Reformed Baptist perspective:   CCF Episode Thirteen: How We Came to Covenant Theology CCF Episode Fourteen: Adam and the God of Covenants CCF Episode Twenty-Five: Typology and the Line…