The Local Church and Your Assurance of Salvation

The Local Church and Your Assurance of Salvation

By Mark Dever | 08.15.2018

Have you ever thought of your church as an assurance-of-salvation cooperative? Let Mark Dever explain.

Where Church Missions Begins

The Burden for Missions Begins at Home

By Mark Dever | 08.08.2018

If you treat personal evangelism like an optional add-on to the Christian life, then don’t be surprised when your church’s zeal for missions suffers.

Is the whole Bible really all about Jesus?

By Nick Roark | 08.02.2018

In both Old and New Testaments, we read the story of how Christ is rescuing a people from their sins for His everlasting glory.

What kind of sins warrant church discipline?

What kind of sins warrant church discipline?

By Jonathan Leeman | 07.25.2018

A sin that merits church discipline should be at least these three things: significant, outward, and unrepentant.

9Marks Q&A (before 9Marks at 9 - State of the SBC 2018)

9Marks at 9: The State of the SBC 2018

By A. Mohler, D. Akin, H. B. Charles, M. Dever, M. Chandler | 07.11.2018

9Marks, along with Southeastern Baptist Theological Seminary, present “9Marks at 9: The State of the SBC” during the 2018 Annual SBC meeting in Dallas, TX.

How does biblical theology combat the prosperity gospel?

How does biblical theology combat the prosperity gospel?

By Nick Roark | 07.03.2018

When we understand Scripture rightly, we understand that our best life is not now.

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The definition of a church is found in the character of God

By Mark Dever | 06.29.2018

The character of a church should reflect the character of God.

What is the Main Message of the Bible?

What is the Main Message of the Bible?

By Nick Roark | 06.26.2018

The story of the Scriptures tells the true story of the Creator who is fulfilling all his covenant promises in his son Jesus Christ.

Christians Help Christians Follow Christ

Christians Help Christians Follow Christ

By Mark Dever | 06.21.2018

It’s impossible to follow Christ without helping others follow Christ.

Baptism and the Lord’s Supper Explained

By H. B. Charles | 06.19.2018

There are two questions that will help Christians understand baptism and the Lord’s Supper: what is the gospel, and what is the nature of the local church?

Preach the Whole Bible

Preach the Whole Bible

By Mark Dever | 06.14.2018

Like Paul, we must preach “the whole counsel of God.” This means we must preach through different genres and different books of the Bible.

Is Evangelism the Pastor's Job?

Is Evangelism the Pastor’s Job?

By Mark Dever | 06.14.2018

Mark Dever answers the question, “Is evangelism only the responsibility of pastors?”

9Marks Q&A (before 9Marks at 9 - State of the SBC 2018)

9Marks Q&A

By A. Mohler, H. B. Charles, M. Dever, M. Chandler | 06.12.2018

This Q&A about church life and pastoral ministry took place during the 2018 Annual SBC meeting in Dallas, TX.

Church Discipline - Juan

Church Discipline Is a Rescue Operation

By Juan Sanchez | 06.06.2018

In the Bible, church discipline is always a rescue operation.

How to Fail in Evangelism

How to Fail in Your Evangelism

By Mark Dever | 06.04.2018

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.