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9Marks Explained : A Letter From Mark Dever

Family%252c Marriage%252c Children

When did baptists become paedobaptists? 9 reasons why we shouldn't baptise young children even if they profess faith.

(I've revised this to try to be more concilliatory and show my reasoning from Scripture more. Thanks for comments that pointed out that my post had not been very humble. I'm attempting to be provocative (I genuinely think this is an important topic where we may be putting unecessary burdens on children). I hope also to be gracious.)

How much should pastors share with their wives?

The below is a guest post from Brian Croft.  Brian is the senior pastor of Auburndale Baptist Church in Louisville, Kentucky.  Brian writes regularly on his own blog http://practicalshepherding.com/.  He is married to Cara and has four children.

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How much should pastors/elders share with their wives?

Two great audios on Baptism

A conversation this morning about infant baptism with a bloke who's recently started coming to our church led me to recommend two talks by Mark Dever.

They were given about 8 years ago, but since the debates have been pretty much the same for about 400 years, they are none the worse for that. 

Should infants be baptised?

Select Principles on Biblical Manhood

Bruce Ware recently presented a compelling message to the men of Clifton Baptist Church on being a faithful husband and father. You can listen to the talk and view the handout (text pasted below) here.