Nathan A. Finn

Historian, Theologian, Teacher, Preacher

Audio Resources

Image courtesy of Midwestern Baptist Theological Seminary

Image courtesy of Midwestern Baptist Theological Seminary

Miscellaneous Sermons and Lectures

Jesus’ Humility and Our Humility” – Philippians 2:3-11 (September 18, 2017) – Chapel Sermon, North Greenville University

From Slavery to Sonship” – Galatians 4:1-7 (July 9, 2017) – First Baptist Church of Jackson, TN

Parting Words on the Kingdom-Centered Life” – Colossians 4:2-18 (April 9, 2017) – ClearView Baptist Church Franklin, TN

Worthy of Worship, Worthy of Witness” – Psalm 96 (July 10, 2016) – First Baptist Church of Jackson, TN

A Holy People in a Holy Community” – 1 Peter 2:13-3:12 (March 13, 2016) – Cornerstone Community Church Jackson, TN

The Danger of False Teachers” – Titus 1:10-16 (October 28, 2015) – Chapel Sermon, Midwestern Baptist Theological Seminary

Spiritual Formation and the Christian University” – Colossians 1:3-14 (September 4, 2015) – Chapel Sermon, Union University

Considering God’s Callings” – 1 Corinthians 7:17 (March 28, 2014) – Chapel Sermon, Union University

Authentic Faith” – James 2:14-26 (October 31, 2013) – Chapel Sermon, Southeastern Baptist Theological Seminary

Why Jesus is a Savior You Can Trust” – Hebrews 4:14-16 (October 6, 2013) – Crosspoint Church Clemson, SC

Baptist History: Why Should We Care?” (November 2011) – Liberty Baptist Church Lanexa, VA

Believer’s Baptism” (January 2011) – Open Door Baptist Church Raleigh, NC

God’s Requirements for Church Unity” – Ephesians 4:1-16 (January 10, 2010) – Jefferson Park Baptist Church Charlottesville, VA

John Albert Broadus: The Spurgeon of Charlottesville” (January 10, 2010) – Jefferson Park Baptist Church Charlottesville, VA

Introducing the New You”  – Colossians 3:1-17 (April 4, 2010) – Jefferson Park Baptist Church Charlottesville, VA

Discerning God’s Will by Knowing God’s Word” – 2 Timothy 3:14-17 (April 11, 2010) – Jefferson Park Baptist Church Charlottesville, VA

Praying Like Jesus” – Matthew 6:5-15 (July 12, 2009) – Great Bridge Baptist Church Chesapeake, VA

How We God Here: A Capsule of Baptist History” (November 2009) – Annual Meeting, Northwest Baptist Association Woodward, OK

Thinking Christianly in a World of Confusion” – Romans 12:2 (March 16, 2008) – First Baptist Church Cary, NC

Selected Sermons and Lectures from First Baptist Church of Durham, NC

Praying as Kingdom Citizens” – Matthew 6:5-15 (July 7, 2014)

As the Waters Cover the Sea: The Glorious Completion of the External Journey” – Habakkuk 2:15 (November 3, 2013)

The Lord’s Supper and Gospel Unity” – 1 Corinthians 11:17-34 (August 11, 2013)

Priorities of a Gospel-Driven Church” – 1 Corinthians 1:18-2:5 (July 8, 2012)

God Sent Us His Son to Make Us His Sons” – Galatians 4:1-7 (December 25, 2011)

The Community of the Gospel: Understanding Regenerate Church Membership” (July 1, 2009)

The Threat of False Teachers, or, Why You Can’t Trust Almost Anything You See on TBN” – Titus 1:10-16 (June 14, 2009)

The Millennium in Church History” (June 25, 2008)

Faith that Works” – James 2:14-26 (June 17, 2007)

Where Did Baptists Come From?” (July 27, 2006)

Conference Lectures and Addresses

Reforming the Reformation: The Baptist ‘Mark’ of the Church” (March 10, 2017) – Reformation 500 Conference, R. C. Ryan Center for Biblical Studies, Union University

Renewal through Retrieval: The Rediscovery of John Owen among 20th-Century Reformed and Evangelical Christians” (September 20, 2016) – The Diversity of Dissent: A Quatercentennial Appreciation of Richard Baxter, John Owen, and William Kiffen,Andrew Fuller Center for Baptist Studies Annual Conference, The Southern Baptist Theological Seminary

Communist Persecution of the Church, 1917-1989” (September 15, 2015) – Persecution and the Church, Andrew Fuller Center for Baptist Studies Annual Conference, The Southern Baptist Theological Seminary

Andrew Fuller’s Critique of Sandemanianism” (September 28, 2013) – Andrew Fuller and His Controversies, Andrew Fuller Center for Baptist Studies Annual Conference, The Southern Baptist Theological Seminary

Robert Hall Sr. (1728-1791): Andrew Fuller’s Mentor” (September 21, 2012) – Andrew Fuller and His Friends, Andrew Fuller Center for Baptist Studies Annual Conference, The Southern Baptist Theological Seminary

Baptists and the War in Vietnam: Responses to ‘America’s Longest War‘” (September 27, 2011) – Baptists and War, ndrew Fuller Center for Baptist Studies Annual Conference, The Southern Baptist Theological Seminary

A Call for Pastor-Theologians and Theologians Who Are Pastors” (October 15, 2010) – Young Theologians Conference, Mt. Moriah Baptist Church Powderville, SC

What is the Gospel?” (October 14, 2010) – Young Theologians Conference, Mt. Moriah Baptist Church Powderville, SC

Getting the Gospel Right” (November 2009) – For the World: Great Commission Leadership Conference, Northwest Baptist Association Woodward, OK

Why Do We Do What We Do? The Gospel and Baptist Identity” (November 2009) – For the World: Great Commission Leadership Conference, Northwest Baptist Association Woodward, OK

Southern Baptists and Evangelicals: Passing on the Faith to the Next Generation” (October 9, 2009) – Southern Baptists, Evangelicals, and the Future of Denominationalism Conference, Union University Jackson, TN