On March 15, 2014, I participated in the radio program “Up for Debate” on Moody Radio. The topic was “Altar Calls” and my debate partner was Fred Zaspel. It was not much of a debate, since Dr. Zaspel and I have very similar views. You can listen to the program on Moody Radio’s website.
I am scheduled to preach at Providence Baptist Fellowship in Nolensville, TN on May 4, 2014.
I am scheduled to teach on Baptist history at First Baptist Church of Jackson, TN for four nights in May. The dates are May 4, 7, 18, and 21.
I am scheduled to preach at Farmdale Baptist Church in Frankfort, KY on May 25, 2014.
Lastest Blog Posts and Internet Essays
“Christ’s Death Was Final,” The Gospel Project (4/15/14)
“Ten Reasons to Read Jonathan Edwards,” Between the Times (4/9/14)
“The Testimony of Christian Burial,” Facts and Trends (3/28/14)
“Head to Heart: Octavius Winslow’s Experimental Preaching,” Between the Times (3/28/14)
“Are Baptists Reformers, Radicals, or Restorationists?” Historia Ecclesiastica (3/25/14)
“On Scripture Meditation,” Between the Times (3/19/14)
“St. Patrick and the Great Commission,” Between the Times (3/17/14)
“‘As One Who Has Authority’: A Reminder to Theology Lovers,” Between the Times (3/12/14)
“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 Michael J. McClymond and Gerald R. McDermott, The Theology of Jonathan Edwards (New York: Oxford University Press, 2011). Book review for Southeastern Theological Review 4.2 (Winter 2013): 231–34.
“A Different Evangelical Politics: The Moral Minority,” review essay of David R. Swartz, Moral Minority: The Evangelical Left in an Age of Conservatism (Philadelphia: University of Pennsylvania Press, 2012). For The City: A Publication of Houston Baptist University (Fall 2013): 69–74.
Review of Jamin Goggin and Kyle Strobel, eds., Reading the Christian Spiritual Classics: A Guide for Evangelicals (IVP Academic, 2013), for The Gospel Coalition.