I preached to First Baptist Church of Durham, NC on July 7, 2014. The audio for the sermon is available at the FBC website.
I preached to South Durham Church in Durham, NC on July 27, 2014.
I spoke at the Grace Reformed Family Conference at Ridgecrest Conference Center from July 29-August 1, 2014.
I am scheduled to teach a seven-week course on Spiritual Disciplines on Sunday mornings at FBC Durham during the months of September and October.
Latest Blog Posts and Internet Essays
“Christians: We Need the Past,” Between the Times (8/19/14)
“Was John Bunyan a Baptist? A Test Case in Historical Method,” Historia Eccesiastica (7/29/14)
“Revival, Prayer, and the Great Commission,” Facts and Trends online (7/25/14)
“Sources for Studying Baptist Identity,” B&H Academic Blog (7/21/14)
“History Could Happen Again,” Desiring God (6/26/14)
“John R. Rice, Bob Jones Jr. and the ‘Mechanical Dictation’ Controversy: Finalizing the Fracturing of Independent Fundamentalism,” in The Journal of Baptist Studies 6 (2014): 60–75.
“Why I am a Historic Premillennialist,” in SBC LIFE: Journal of the Southern Baptist Convention (June 2014).
“Curb Youth Enthusiasm: Martin Luther’s Critique of Anabaptism,” in Southwestern Journal of Theology 56.2 (Spring 2014): 163–81.
“On the ‘Traditionalist Statement’: Some Friendly Reflections from a Calvinistic Southern Baptist,” Journal for Baptist Theology and Ministry 10.1 (Spring 2013): 64–70. [Published in February 2014]
“Andrew Fuller’s Edwardsean Spirituality,” in The Pure Flame of Devotion: The History of Christian Spirituality, eds. G. Stephen Weaver and Ian Hugh Clary, 387–408. Dundas, Ontario: Joshua Press, 2013.
“The Renaissance in Andrew Fuller Studies: A Bibliographic Essay,” The Southern Baptist Journal of Theology 17.2 (Summer 2013): 44–61.
Review of Dane Ortlund, Edwards on the Christian Life: Alive to the Beauty of God (Wheaton: Crossway, 2014), for The Gospel Coalition.
Review of David W. Bebbington and David Cheri Jones, Evangelicalism and Fundamentalism in the United Kingdom during the Twentieth Century (New York: Oxford University Press, 2013). For Themelios 39.2 (August 2014): 338–40.
Review of John Howard Yoder, Theology of Mission: A Believer’s Church Perspective. Edited by Gayle Gerber Koontz and Andy Alexis-Baker (Downers Grove, IL: IVP Academic, 2013). For Themelios 39.2 (August 2014): 403–04.