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Founders eJournal 88
Issue 88 (Spring 2012)
Watching Over the Flock and the Shepherd

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Editorial Update: Watching Over the Flock and the Shepherd
   (Tom Ascol)
Thomas Watson As Pastor and Scholar
   (Chris Lee)
A Sermon to Preachers
   (B. H. Carroll)
Horatius Bonar and the Search for Rest
   (John Y. May)
Select Hymn of Horatius Bonar

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Whomever He Wills
A Surprising Display of Sovereign Mercy

Edited by Matthew Barrett and Tom Nettles
Retail Price: $25.95
2012 Founders Press
ISBN: 978-0-9849498-0-9
402 pages (soft cover) indexed

 "The essays here do represent a serious engagement by a team of thoughtful Baptist pastors and theologians to come to grips with a major tension inherent in the Christian gospel itself. As such, it deserves to be read, discussed, and responded to."

Timothy George, Dean, Beeson Divinity School
Author of Theology of the Reformers

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 Traditional Theology and the SBC
 An Interaction with and Response to
 The Traditional Statement
 of God's Plan of Salvation

By Tom Ascol
Afterword by Tom Nettles

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Baptist Covenant Theology
 Announcing our 2012 Fall Founders Study Center Courses

Baptist Covenant Theology Coming this Fall ...
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Study Baptist Covenant Theology with Dr. Fred Malone and Dr. Jim Renihan. Download and listen to course lectures on you iPod.

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Preparing a Place of Worship
 Isaiah 66:1-2
 From the series: Thoughts on Worship
 by Ken Puls

Ken Puls Music Throughout the history of the church God's people have met in a variety of venues--from humble homes to grand cathedrals, from prominent landmarks to hidden caves and catacombs, from school gyms and store fronts to ornate sanctuaries and lavish halls.

Some have been used out of necessity, some out of a desire to plant the gospel in places where it is sparse. Some look to what is practical and functional and efficient while others look to what is beautiful, aesthetically rich and pleasing.

So where is the right place to worship? Where is God most pleased to dwell? What kind of place--what kind of worship space--could we possibly prepare that would most honor and magnify Him?  [Read More]

Upcoming Events

Check out these upcoming events in 2012:
PLNTD New England Conference 2012
     Cultivating Gospel Mission
     September 20-21
     In Portland, Maine

 Speakers include: Caesar Kalinowski and Scotty Smith
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Saved By Faith Youth Challenge
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     For the 2012 Camp
     July 30 to August 3, 2012
     At Southwest Baptist University
     In Bolivar, MO

Theme: Becoming Men of Valor and Women of Virtue
Featured Speaker: Dr. Tom Ascol
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