Notes on Church Gov't & PowerPart 27 of an exposition of systematic theology. Pastor Stephen addresses the issue of church structure and government, listing the most common views on the subject, focusing on the eldership view, also known as Reformed Baptist Congregationalism.
Part 26 of an exposition of systematic theology. Pastor Stephen teaches us what the church is, who it's members are, and the responsibilities of the leaders of the church.
Pastor Thabiti Anyabwile discusses what it takes to be an effective member of your local church. This keynote was given at Grace Family Baptist Church's Semper Reformanda conference in 2012.
Michael Horton discusses the history of church membership at the Semper Reformanda Conference presented by Grace Family Baptist Church.
Voddie Baucham's opening Keynote from the Semper Reformanda Conference 2012. This keynote focuses on laying a foundation by talking about the nature of the Church.
One of the hallmarks of reformed theology is captured in the cry of Sola Scriptura! We recall from 2 Peter 1:3 that the Lord has given us all we need for life and godliness – and this applies no less to life in the local church than to the individual ...
Questions about the Lord’s Supper, or Communion, are nothing new to confessional and reformed churches. Our forefathers wrestled with many of the same questions we often receive, and in fact, the divines who wrote our Confession of Faith (2nd London Baptist Confession, 1689) included eight paragraphs to express the ...