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
Dr. Richard Barcellos
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
My First Catechism (Reformed Baptist)Teaching Kids Biblical Truth
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
[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
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…”
Pastor Tom Chantry
“The CHURCH’s Role in the
MORAL COLLAPSEof our Society” with guest
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
From the recently posted February 23, 2016 Iron Sharpens Iron Radio show (relevant audio begin a little before the 63 minute mark):
RICHARD BARCELLOS, Pastor of Grace Reformed Baptist Church, Palmdale, CA, on“BETTER THAN THE BEGINNING: Creation in Biblical Perspective”
The Christian Sabbath:Its Redemptive-Historical Foundation, Present Obligation, and Practical Observance
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:http://mp3.sa-media.com/media/56161559321/56161559321.mp3
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
$14.95 (40% Discount!)
TOM NETTLES begins his helpful Introduction with these words: “This present volume highlights the early days of theological witness among
JEFFREY D. JOHNSON, Founder of Free Grace Press & Pastor of Grace Bible Church in Conway, AR, will address his book:
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
by James White
Ready for Reformation?: Bringing Authentic Reform to Southern Baptist Churches
by Tom Nettles
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
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.
Pastor 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
by 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
It seems as though in the year 2015 there has been many challenges
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
“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
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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