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.

Must I Be a Church Member to Go to Heaven?

Must I Be a Church Member to Go to Heaven?

By Jonathan Leeman | 05.30.2018

Must I be a church member to go to heaven? No, not necessarily. But throughout the New Testament, it’s clear that the Christian life is the churched life.

What Do Baptism & the Lord’s Supper Symbolize?

By H. B. Charles | 05.25.2018

Pastor HB Charles, Jr. explains the theological realities behind baptism and the Lord’s Supper.

You Need More Than a Better You

You Need More Than a Better You

By Mark Dever | 05.17.2018

Mark Dever reflects on the uniquely biblical doctrine of conversion.

Can a church be too big?

Can a church be too big?

By Jonathan Leeman | 05.15.2018

Jonathan Leeman answers the question: “Can a church be too big?”

Nations Raging, Church Unchanging — 9Marks at 9 Event | SBC 2018

By J. Leeman, M. Dever | 05.15.2018

During the SBC 2018, 9Marks hosted “9Marks at 9.” 600 people joined us for a discussion with Jonathan Leeman on his new book, How the Nations Rage.

Pastors Disciple Their People by Teaching Them the Bible

Pastors Disciple Their People by Teaching Them the Bible

By Mark Dever | 05.11.2018

Mark Dever explains how pastors disciple their people.

Expositional Sermons Are a Picture of Salvation

Expositional Sermons Are a Picture of Salvation

By Mark Dever | 04.25.2018

A day is coming when faith will give way to sight, and sermons will be no more. But now, we’re in a different time. Now, we still need to hear God’s Word spoken to us.

God’s Word Always Creates God’s People

God’s Word Always Creates God’s People

By Mark Dever | 04.04.2018

From Genesis to Revelation, God’s people have never created God’s Word. God’s Word has always created God’s people.

Pastors' Talk: On Biblical Theology

Episode 46: On Biblical Theology (with Nick Roark)

By J. Leeman, M. Dever, N. Roark | 04.03.2018

In this episode, Mark and Jonathan sit down with Nick Roark, a pastor and the author of the new book Biblical Theology: How the Church Faithfully Teaches the Gospel. 

Two Principles of Christian Giving

Two Principles of Christian Giving

By Vance Pitman | 03.28.2018

Pastor Vance Pitman describes the two principles that should undergird every Christian’s giving.

Are “Altar Calls” a Good Idea?

Are “Altar Calls” a Good Idea?

By Mark Dever | 03.22.2018

When a Christian minister preaches the gospel, there has to be an invitation. But that invitation is a call to repent and believe—not to physically relocate your body at the end of the service. — Mark Dever

What Does It Mean to “Examine Oneself”?

By H. B. Charles | 03.21.2018

In 1 Corinthians 11:28, Paul tells us to “examine ourselves” before we eat of the bread and drink of the cup. But what does that mean practically?

Church Discipline for Love’s Sake

Church Discipline for Love’s Sake

By Jonathan Leeman | 03.15.2018

Fundamentally, churches should practice church discipline for love’s sake.

The Great Commission Needs the Church

The Great Commission Needs the Church

By Mark Dever | 03.07.2018

Mark Dever talks about the necessary connection between the local church and the Great Commission.