In both Old and New Testaments, we read the story of how Christ is rescuing a people from their sins for His everlasting glory.
A sin that merits church discipline should be at least these three things: significant, outward, and unrepentant.
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.
When we understand Scripture rightly, we understand that our best life is not now.
The character of a church should reflect the character of God.
The story of the Scriptures tells the true story of the Creator who is fulfilling all his covenant promises in his son Jesus Christ.
It’s impossible to follow Christ without helping others follow Christ.
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?
Like Paul, we must preach “the whole counsel of God.” This means we must preach through different genres and different books of the Bible.
Mark Dever answers the question, “Is evangelism only the responsibility of pastors?”
This Q&A about church life and pastoral ministry took place during the 2018 Annual SBC meeting in Dallas, TX.
In the Bible, church discipline is always a rescue operation.
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? No, not necessarily. But throughout the New Testament, it’s clear that the Christian life is the churched life.