Archive for the ‘Endorsement’ Category

Paul Brewster has provided a gift for Baptists and fellow evangelicals by bringing the magnificent insights of Andrew Fuller once again to the forefront for a new generation. This timely and well-written volume exemplifies for us the kind of pastor-theologian model that is certainly worthy of imitation by the church leaders of our day. Brewster’s […]

Is the gospel—the “good news” that Jesus preached—the offer of forgiveness of sins, eternal life, prosperity, political power, social justice, religious power, or what?  There is no more foundational issue for understanding God’s purposes for Christians individually and for the church.  Yet the church today has often clouded Jesus’ gospel message.  As a leading New […]

“Bock has delivered the Gospel message in a new way, skillfully weaving passages and themes into a a theological rope that at the same time feels very comfortable, and immensely strong!” – Dr. Doug Pennoyer, Dean, Biola Cook School of Intercultural Studies

“One of today’s most prominent theologians takes a fresh look at the old, old story – the Gospel.   This is not a book just for your shelf; it is a must read for every pastor for both doctrinal study and practical application.” Dr. Mac Brunson

“You are holding in your hands a really rare book—one that goes all the way back to the New Testament in connecting the Gospel and the cross with the life of discipleship and the mission of the church in a broken world that needs the message of grace.  Darrell Bock is one of our best […]

“Darrell Bock has written a fine biblical theology of the gospel based on his wide studies in the Gospels and Acts. He shows that the gospel has a transformative power to bring a knowledge of God, a knowledge of self, a new way of living, and membership in a new family. The love of God […]

“Exploring issues from a biblical, historical, philosophical, and theological perspective, the contributors to Whosoever Will have put forward an alternative to the Calvinist model of the doctrine of salvation within Baptist life.” 
—David S. Dockery, president, Union University 

“All who wish to consider seriously the role of Calvinism in Baptist life today can find stimulation in these pages, which in turn invite further discussion and dialogue.”   —James Leo Garrett, distinguished professor of Theology, emeritus, Southwestern Baptist Theological Seminary

“I believe you will see the spirit of Christ from page to page . . . this book . . . was never intended to bash those of a different persuasion, but rather be part of an ongoing Southern Baptist dialogue that is building bridges.” —Johnny Hunt, Senior Pastor, First Baptist Church, Woodstock, Georgia, and […]

“That we need a Great Commission Resurgence in our time is virtually indisputable. But for change to come two things must happen: people must want to change, and they must be willing to pay the price.  In this outstanding compilation editors Lawless and Greenway have given to the church a book I find both compelling […]