The goal of this piece is not to argue with or even to address the non-Calvinist pastor. It is to say to the Calvinist, “If you believe this, your ministry should look like that.”
This book is a simple, straightforward, and humble correction and encouragement to follow the Savior from the Reformed ranks.
Packer’s book offers a concise and compelling argument unpacking how evangelism and the sovereignty of God co-exist, and if properly understood, enhance one another.
Book Review: By His Grace and For His Glory: A Historical, Theological and Practical Study of the Doctrines of Grace in Baptist Life, by Thomas J. NettlesReview by Adam Triplett | 9Marks Journal: Ecclesiology for Calvinists | 02.05.2019
This work can help pastors and members alike better understand how the doctrines of grace undergird and fuel passionate evangelism and missionary endeavors.
How do you grow your church? It’s a question every pastor or church leader asks, a question in which almost every Christian is interested.
There’s a lot that the church in Africa can learn from our brethren in the West—and vice versa.
We asked pastors from around the world a simple question: what books did you read in 2018 that helped you be a better pastor?
Rather than aiming to “finish” the missionary task, let’s unite under the more modest banner of simply being faithful to the task.
If porn goes unchecked, the corporate consequences will be pervasive.
The Great Commission is normally fulfilled through healthy local churches helping to plant other healthy local churches.
One thing I’ve learned along the way is that church planting is a lot more about “church” than it is about “planting.”
Future hope fuels present faithfulness—both in pastoral ministry and on the mission field.
Mark Dever answers the question, “Is evangelism only the responsibility of pastors?”
We don’t fail in our evangelism when we faithfully tell the gospel and yet the person is not converted. We fail in our evangelism when we don’t faithfully tell the gospel at all.