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Hurrying to Heart George Whitefield

This is the true account of Nathan Cole describing the moment he heard that the gospel was coming to Connecticut. George Whitefield was the preacher – as fields were emptied, people converged eagerly to listen with baited breath. 884 more words

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How God Used R.A. Torrey

In compiling How God Used R.A. Torrey Fred Sanders has given us insight into one of the most important evangelical leaders of the late 19th and early 20th centuries through the lens of his own sermons. 294 more words

Behind the Bowtie

When he’s not serving on the mission field or teaching in the classroom, what exactly does your seminary professor’s day look like? One videographer was inspired enough by his instructor to work with the Southern Productions team on this background story featuring Dr. 27 more words


Is Sunday School Still An Effective Ministry?

I recently sat down with The Baptist State Convention of North Carolina to talk about the role of Sunday School in church ministry. Here is one short video from our time together.


P. T. Forsyth on preaching as "the most distinctive institution in Christianity"

Please note that I have added the paragraph breaks to make it easier to read. This was all one paragraph in the original.

Preaching (I have said), is the most distinctive institution in Christianity.

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Dr. Ken Coley on Transformational Teaching

We are excited to welcome Dr. Ken Coley for our next training event at Fairview Baptist Church!

I am encouraging all of our current teachers, leaders, and those considering serving in those capacities to attend. 98 more words


Christ's Church is more than you and bigger than your wants

I ran into a former church member a while back. (Maybe I should be honest and say “disgruntled former church member.”) They recited a litany of things they had “heard” about our church. 354 more words

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