Tag Archives: Baptists

Book Review: Understanding Baptism by Bobby Jamieson

Product Details Series: Church Basics Paperback: 80 pages Publisher: B&H Books (January 15, 2016) Language: English ISBN-10: 1433688875 ISBN-13: 978-1433688874 Product Dimensions: 5 x 0.2 x 7 inches B&H Publishing Group sent me a review copy of Understanding Baptism by … Continue reading

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From Circumcision to Christ to Baptism

Physical circumcision was always pointing to Christ and the circumcision he administers, by the Spirit. When God called and made his covenant with Abraham–to be his God and the God of his descendants after him–God commanded circumcision as the sign of … Continue reading

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What’s New About the New Covenant?

Over the weekend, I was once again drawn to discussions (debates) regarding infant baptism (paedobaptism) vs believer’s baptism (credobaptism): James White (Reformed Baptist) vs Bill Shishko (Orthodox Presbyterian Church) and then Tom Schreiner (Southern Baptist) vs David VanDrunen (Orthodox Presbyterian Church). Perhaps the … Continue reading

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Baptists and Holy Week

It’s Holy Monday. Yesterday was Palm Sunday. While I admire many aspects of the Baptist tradition, when it comes to the church calendar, I personally think Baptists, in general, are woeful. It’s time for Baptists to quit hiding behind “No … Continue reading

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