At B21 one of our great passions is Christ-centered preaching. Every time we open God’s Word–whether public teaching or private reading–we strive to faithfully proclaim Christ from all of Scriptures. And so we wanted to start a new series on Christ-centered preaching–to show what it is and how we do it. To begin our series … Continue reading Jesus and Jonah
In my years of ministry, whether as a Lead Pastor or minister on staff, not once have I come across a pastor who claims to be something other than a “Christ-centered preacher.” Recent years within our convention of churches have produced more nuanced definitions for what is meant by “Christ-centered exposition,” but I am not … Continue reading Clarifications for Christ Centered Preaching
Today we’re featuring a guest post by Dr. Russell Moore, President of the Ethics and Religious Liberty Commission. B21’s excited about the upcoming Evangelicals for Life Conference. It truly will be a great opportunity for believers from all over the country to join together to take a stand for the unborn and be better equipped on how to … Continue reading Why ERLC’s Hosting the Evangelicals For Life Conference
During Christmas time, churches and ministries are in full-swing—decorating the building, holding Christmas festivals, and putting on Christmas cantatas. There’s just no slowing down for pastors during the holiday crunch time. Tack on preparing sermons and teaching small groups and ministers are absolutely stretched for time. The hours spent in the study turns into a … Continue reading Do Better Bible Study This Christmas with Logos
Every week Southern Baptists cooperate together to give financially to the ministries of the Southern Baptist Convention through the Cooperative Program. Some churches give a few hundred dollars, while other churches commit more than 10% of their weekly financial gifts to the Cooperative Program. Much of the money given goes to help our state conventions, … Continue reading What can your church do to impact the nations this Christmas?