Monthly Archives: July 2011

Baptist Catechism 66-67

Question 66: What is forbidden in the fourth commandment? Answer: The fourth commandment forbiddeth the omission or careless performance of the duties required (Ez. 22:26; Amos 8:5; Mal. 1:13), and the profaning the day by idleness (Acts 20:7, 9), or … Continue reading

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My Wife’s Baptism

Praise God.  Yesterday was such a wonderful day.  My wife Hollie publicly professed her faith in Christ and was baptized by Pastor Steve in the name of the Father, Son, and Holy Spirit.  She is now officially part of the … Continue reading

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Baptist Catechism 62-65

Question 62: What is the fourth commandment? Answer: The fourth commandment is, Remember the Sabbath day to keep it holy: six days shalt thou labour and do all thy work; but the seventh day is the Sabbath of the Lord … Continue reading

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The “Anabaptist” Smear

I came across Michael Haykin’s blog posting about the ongoing debate over the origin of Baptists.  One thing I’ve noticed over the years is that many of our paedobaptist brethren are always trying to link Baptists with the radical Anabaptists … Continue reading

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Great Men in History?

Today marks the 150th anniversary of the First Battle of Manassas.  As a family, we’ll brave the heat on Saturday in order to see a reenactment of this very important event in American history.  For me there’s also a personal … Continue reading

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Baptist Catechism 58-61

Question 58: Which is the third commandment? Answer: The third commandment is, Thou shalt not take the name of the Lord thy God in vain; for the Lord will not hold him guiltless that taketh his name in vain (Ex. … Continue reading

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Second Attempt at Teaching

This morning I taught the lesson at the Brotherhood Breakfast at CRBC.  I tend to get nervous about these things and doubt myself, the former being more understandable than the latter.  I think it’s always a good thing to be … Continue reading

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