But even if you should suffer for the sake of righteousness, you are blessed. And do not fear their intimidation, and do not be troubled, but sanctify Christ as Lord in your hearts, always being ready to make a defense to everyone who asks you to give an account for the hope that is in you yet with gentleness and reverence; and keep a good conscience so that in the thing in which you are slandered, those who revile your good behavior in Christ will be put to shame.  1 Peter 3: 14-16

The Confessing Baptist - Apologetic Report


Dr. Richard Barcellos

From the Alliance of Confessing Evangelical‘s Place for Truth’s podcast “Theology on the Go”:

This week on Theology on the Go the topic will be the impassibility of God [Dr. Jonathan Master interviews Dr. Richard C. Barcellos]. This podcast is the third in a series focusing on the doctrine of

Tuesday, 28 June 2016 06:48

New Book: My First Catechism (Reformed Baptist)

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My First Catechism (Reformed Baptist)Teaching Kids Biblical Truth


From the Preface:

My First Catechism is a simple primer on the Christian faith in general and the Reformed Baptist faith in particular (as it is preserved and expressed in the 1689 Second London Baptist Confession of Faith).

The structure and outline are designed to follow that of

Andrew Lindsey:

[Here’s something I originally posted on 2/18/14. With some current controversies within evangelicalism, it suddenly seems timely.]The Baptist Confession of Faith (1689), 2.3:

In this divine and infinite Being there are three subsistences, the Father, the Word or Son, and Holy Spirit, of one substance, power, and eternity, each

Tom Chantry:

Walter J. Chantry

“…Thus many of us seem to be as men without a country, or as odd individualists in other fellowships. Yet we do not relish the spirit of total independency which is plagued with weakness. Perhaps it is time to begin a Fellowship of like-minded brethren for mutual edification and encouragement…”

Faith and Life for Baptists: The Documents of the London Particular Baptist General Assemblies, 1689-1694

Edited by James M. Renihan


The documents of the London Particular Baptist General Assemblies, 1689-1694, are contained in this book. Each General Assembly published aNarrative of its acts, and several supporting documents were also

The Christian Sabbath:Its Redemptive-Historical Foundation, Present Obligation, and Practical Observance

by Dr. Robert Paul Martin 


Christian history has shown that in each generation the issue of the role of God’s law in the Christian life always resolves itself into a critical question, especially for those who wish to

Audio from the 2016 Association of Reformed Baptist Churches of America (ARBCA) General Assembly [which took place on April 26-28, 2016 at Grace Reformed Baptist Church in Rockford, Illinois] , is now online:

Devotional John 17:1-5 | Thomas Waters [mp3]:



Wednesday, 04 May 2016 12:15

Consider the 1689 Baptist Confession of Faith [J. Ryan Davidson] Featured

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J. Ryan Davidson:

Huddled together in 1644, representatives of 7 churches gathered to summarize their common confession, and to distinguish themselves from the Anabaptists and the Arminians. It was a time of turmoil, and the river of the Reformation had swept across the banks of London. This was one of the first of several non-Anglican groups in

THE GOSPEL HERITAGE OF GEORGIA BAPTISTS: 1772 – 1830 Who Were They and What Did They Believe? Kurt Smith and Brandon Smith with Introduction by Tom Nettles

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TOM NETTLES begins his helpful Introduction with these words: “This present volume highlights the early days of theological witness among

Pastor Tom Hicks

Historically, American Calvinistic Baptists have been fairly unified on their understanding of the role of civil government. They expressed their views in various confessions but the the Second London Baptist Confession was their mother confession. In Chapter 24, Of the Civil Magistrate, it provides the

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What Every Christian Needs to Know About the Qur’an”

by James White



Ready for Reformation?: Bringing Authentic Reform to Southern Baptist Churches

by Tom Nettles

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Authors: Bapti-Bot

Janet Mefferd Today:

How should we understand the human conscience in the light of God’s Word? The biblical date on it is more extensive than you might think! Gary Brady joins me to discuss it and his book, “Candle in the Wind.”

Interview last through the 24 minute mark [audio]:

Authors: Bapti-Bot


Since we last featured kinetic typography, Sermon Audio has posted two clips from William Hughes . Here is one we missed from 2014 entitled, The Lord Is My Shepherd” from Psalm 23 [full sermon1 min. clip]:

The other clip, uploaded this morning, is, We Have Not Passed This Way Before

Though the 2016 Southern California Reformed Baptist Pastors’ Conference main session audio and video have already been posted, the Q&A and some interviews from the occasion were posted earlier today.

SCRBPC ’15 Video Playlist

James Dolezal – Q&A [25 min. vid]:

Panel Q&A feat. James Dolezal, James Renihan, Ron

Some new, short video interviews have shown up today. They cover the past, present and future of Reformed Baptist Academic Press [RBAP]:

History of RBAP:

Dr. Barcellos gives us a history of RBAP and where it all began. [3 min. vid.]:

Recovering a Covenantal Heritage [3 min. vid.]:

The Making of JIRBS:

Dr. Barcellos and RobRoy

Last week the 10th General Assembly of the Association of Reformed Baptist Churches of Quebec was held in Acton-Vale, Québec, Canada.


imagePastor Bob Selph

For the occasion, Pastor Bob Selph brought three messages of exhortation on the zeal, perseverance and evangelization in this culture.


Follow our general meetings via: Video &ndas


The 1689 Baptist Confession and Its Influence on Early American Missons and Church Planting

by Steve Weaver


Pastor Steve Weaver

By showing that the original signers of the confession were evangelistic and missions-minded and by showing that those who held to the confession in North America were also evangelistic and

Over the past several months this new forming group has already met several times. First on November 17-19, 2015 at the Rocky Mountain Conference on “Reformed Baptist Missions”.

There 89 attendees from 40 churches gathered to hear 20 mission reports from every continent of the world and gathered to network for the

Audio from the 2016 “1689 Conference”, which took place on March 18-19, is now online (videos coming soon):


That as sin hath reigned unto death, even so might grace reign through righteousnessunto eternal life by Jesus Christ our Lord. Romans 5:21 (KJV)


It seems as though in the year 2015 there has been many challenges

Monday, 08 February 2016 10:31

2016 Reformation Preaching Conference [Events]

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2016 Reformation Preaching Conferencehttp://www.reformationpreachingconference.com/

Theme: “Family Worship” Date:  June 18, 2016a

Registration is required as seating is limited

$20.00 per adult or $30.00 per family

Location: Sovereign Grace Church 755 W. Broadway, Suite 218 Lawrenceburg, KY, 40342

(Click Here To Register)

Authors: Javy

 “Ever since I had the opportunity to go to South America on a missions trip 5 years ago to Chile for 3 months and Brazil for 3 months I have had an earnest burden to make better theological resources available in Spanish and Portuguese since unfortunately most of the theology imported from the US comes from TBN and other aberrant sources

Friday, 20 November 2015 06:06

1689’r Link Roundup | Nov. 20, 2015

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1689 Conference Invitation & Prayer request

Will you please consider joining us at the next 1689 Conference – REIGN of GRACE, as we together explore the Covenant of Grace through which our Father reigns supreme. If you can not make it, will you then please lift up the conference in your private and corporate prayers?

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