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Andrew Fuller (1754-1815)

Two hundred years ago today, on the morning of Sunday 7th May 1815 dawned, the sixty one year old Andrew Fuller was grieved that he had not the strength to go and worship his God with his people. 222 more words

History & Biography

Andrew Fuller, Mark Jones, and "Sin against Grace"

Andrew Fuller responded to the challenge from Dan Taylor, a General Baptist, in a book entitled Reply to Philanthropos, published in 1787. Fuller, in an 1803 letter to John Ryland Jr., recounted the impact that Taylor’s argument had on him. 1,710 more words


Who do you think you are, George Orwell?

(Having published five short stories (one of them twice!) its fairly important that I make an arse of myself by drawing a comparison between George Orwell and, well, moi.) 1,251 more words

An Unsung, but Influential Sermon in the Rise of the Modern Missionary Movement

On April 27, 1791, Andrew Fuller preached a message at a Minister’s Meeting at Clipstone. The title of the message was “Instances, Evil, and Tendency of Delay, in the Concerns of Religion.” The text was Haggai 1:2, “Thus speaketh the Lord of hosts, saying, This people say, The time is not come, the time that the Lord’s house should be built.” In the sermon, Fuller pleaded with his fellow ministers not to delay in regard to the work of missions and to use means for the spread of the gospel among the nations. 753 more words

Church History

Andrew Fuller - I Will Go Down If You Will Hold the Rope!

Do we waste our time debating over doctrine when what the world really needs is men and women passionate about missions? John Piper answers no. In fact, he says that language like this—that positions doctrine and missions against one another—is “at best historically naïve and at worst a smoke screen for the uninhibited spread of error.” Piper has a long-standing track record of caring deeply about both doctrine and missions. 983 more words

Church History

A Fuller taste | Reformation21 Blog

This year is the 200th anniversary of the death of the Baptist pastor-theologian Andrew Fuller, so expect a few bits and pieces coming your way. 27 more words


The Untied Kingdom?

Scotland is heading to the voting booths. The people of Scotland will shortly declare whether or not they wish their country to remain part of the Union, or secede. 970 more words

Christian Living