Bibliography

Last updated: October 23, 2009

2009

  1. Westminster Directory of Public Worship (with Sinclair Ferguson). Geanies House, UK: Christian Heritage, 2009.
  2. “Improving the Gospel: Exercises in Unbiblical Theology.” In Proclaiming a Cross-Centered Theology. Wheaton: Crossway Books, 2009.
  3. “J.I. Packer and Pastoral Wisdom From the Puritans.” In J.I. Packer and the Evangelical Future: The Impact of His Life and Thought. Grand Rapids: Baker Academic, 2009.

2008

  1. “Pro: Ecclesia: The Marks of the Church” Tabletalk 32.3 (March 2008): 68-69.
  2. 12 Challenges Churches Face. Wheaton: Crossway Books, 2008.
  3. In My Place Condemned He Stood. Wheaton: Crossway Books, 2008.

2007

  1. “God-Given Growth” Tabletalk 31.10 (October 2007): 8-11.
  2. The Gospel and Personal Evangelism, Wheaton: Crossway Books, 2007.
  3. What is a Healthy Church?. Wheaton: Crossway Books, 2007.
  4. “The Church.” In A Theology for the Church. Edited by Danny Akin and David Dockery. Nashville: Broadman and Holman, 2007.
  5. “Faithful in service: Who should be elders, and what should they do?” Australian Presbyterian (May 2007): 4-8.
  6. Preaching the Cross. Mark Dever, J. Ligon Duncan, Albert Mohler, Jr., C. J. Mahaney, John MacArthur, John Piper, R. C. Sproul. Wheaton: Crossway Books, 2007.

2006

  1. “Nothing But the Blood: More and more evangelicals believe Christ’s atoning death is merely a grotesque creation of the medieval imagination. Really?” Christianity Today, May 2006, Vol. 50, No. 5, (29).
  2. Promises Made: The Message of the Old Testament. Wheaton: Crossway Books, 2006.
  3. “Two weeks in England.” Evangelicals Now (March 2006): 18.
  4. “God told me: Scripture is all we need to understand the will of God.” Australian Presbyterian (February 2006): 25-26.
  5. “Shaping Holy Disciples.” Evangelicals Now (January 2006): 15.

2005

  1. “The Rebuilding: Godly leadership is about seeing God’s name worshiped and revered.” Preaching Today (December 2005).
  2. “A Concern for Discipleship and Growth.” Journal of the American Academy of Ministry 10.1 (Fall/Winter 2005): 3-16.
  3. Promises Kept: The Message of the New Testament. Wheaton: Crossway Books, 2005.
  4. “A Healthy Church: How the Congregation Becomes – and Stays – Healthy.” Australian Presbyterian (October 2005): 4-8.
  5. “The Message of Nehemiah: Rebuilding.” The Southern Baptist Journal of Theology 9.3 (Fall 2005): 62-79. Available at www.sbts.edu/resources/sbjt.php
  6. “Long December” Tabletalk 29.12 (December 2005): 37-38.
  7. “Somebody to Love” Tabletalk 29.11 (November 2005): 40-41.
  8. “Love and Its Counterfeit” Tabletalk 29.10 (October 2005): 36-37.
  9. The Deliberate Church. Wheaton: Crossway Books, 2005.
  10. “Relying on Christ” Tabletalk 29.9 (September 2005): 38-39.
  11. “Which Confession?” Founders Journal 61 (Summer 2005): 4-9. Available at www.founders.org.
  12. “Shaping Holy Disciples: Mark Dever says church discipline is not about punishment or self-help.” An interview by Mark Galli, Christianity Today, August 2005, Vol. 49, No. 8, (32).
  13. “Ready For the End?” Tabletalk 29.8 (August 2005): 40-41.
  14. “Certain of Truth.” Tabletalk 29.7 (July 2005): 37-38.
  15. “Baptist Polity and Elders.” Journal for Baptist Theology and Ministry Vol. 3 No.1 (Spring 2005): 5-37. Available at www.baptistcenter.com.
  16. “Puritans and Sex.” Sex and the Supremacy of Christ, edited by John Piper and Justin Taylor. Wheaton: Crossway Books, 2005.
  17. “Sex and the Single Man.” Sex and the Supremacy of Christ, edited by John Piper and Justin Taylor. Wheaton: Crossway Books, 2005.
  18. “Foreword.” In Elders in Congregational Life: A Model for Leadership in the Local Church, by Phil Newton. Grand Rapids: Kregel Publications, 2005.
  19. Nine Marks of a Healthy Church (4th Edition). Wheaton: Crossway Books, 2005.

2004

  1. “SBJT Forum: Testimonies to a Theologian.” A response to the question, “What impact has Carl F.H. Henry’s legacy had on your life and ministry?” The Southern Baptist Journal of Theology 8.4 (Winter 2004): 94-96. Available at www.sbts.edu/resources/sbjt.php.
  2. “A Catholic Church.” The Church: One Holy, Catholic, and Apostolic, edited by Richard Phillips and Philip Graham Ryken. Phillipsburg: P&R Publishing, 2004.
  3. “Between the Times: Faith Comes By… Seeing.” Modern Reformation 13.3 (May/June 2004):  5-6. Available at www.modernreformation.org.
  4. “Do the Work of an Evangelist.” Dear Timothy: Letters on Pastoral Ministry, edited by Thomas K. Ascol.  Cape Coral: Founders Press, 2004.
  5. “How Jonathan Edwards Got Fired and Why It’s Important for Us Today.” A God-Entranced Vision, edited by John Piper and Justin Taylor. Wheaton: Crossway Books, 2004.
  6. Nine Marks of a Healthy Church (booklet) Spanish edition. Burlington, NC and Mexico City: Publicaciones Frao de Gracia, 2004.
  7. Nine Marks of a Healthy Church (booklet, Spanish edition). Translated by Marta Hernandez. Washington, DC: 9Marks Ministries. Available online at www.9marks.org.
  8. “On My Mind: Practical Aspects of the Preached Word.” Modern Reformation 13.3 (May/June 2004): 44. Available online at www.modernreformation.org.

2003

  1. “Calvin, Westminster and Assurance.” In The Westminster Confession into the 21st Century, vol. 1, edited by Ligon Duncan. Geanies House, Fearn: Christian Focus Publications, 2003.
  2. “Evangelistic Expository Preaching.” In Give Praise to God: A Vision for Reforming Worship, edited by Philip Graham Ryken, Derek W.H. Thomas, J. Ligon Duncan III. Phillipsburg: P&R Publishing: 2003.
  3. “The Value of Puritans for SBC Ministry.” In Reclaiming the Gospel and Reforming Churches, edited by Tom Ascol. Cape Coral: Founders Press, 2003.

2002

  1. “‘Always’? Church History in the Local Church.” The Southern Seminary Magazine 70.2 (Summer 2002): 2-7. Available at http://www.sbts.edu/resources/ssmag.php.
  2. “Galatians 2:15-5:1, What the Good News Is: Faith.” Modern Reformation 11.2 (March/April 2002): 5-8. Available at www.modernreformation.org.
  3. “How My Mind Has Changed on the Centrality of the Congregation.” Modern Reformation 11.1 (January/February 2002): 27-29,51. Available at www.modernreformation.org.
  4. “Reconsidering Our Accounting: The Church Visible is the Church Disciplined.” Modern Reformation 11.4 (July/Aug 2002): 20-25,51. Available at www.modernreformation.org.
  5. “Reformed or Deformed? Questions for postmodern Christians.” Review of A New Kind of Christian: A Tale of Two Friends on a Spiritual Journey by Brian D. McLaren. In Books and Culture 8.13 (Mar/Apr 2002): 26. Available at www.christianitytoday.com/bc/2002/002/13.26.html.
  6. “Selfless Service, A Pastor’s Perspective.” Tabletalk 26.11 (Nov 2002): 52-53.
  7. “The Membership and Discipline of the Church.” Interview with Mark Dever by Wynman Richardson (Jan 2002): www.stonecrestbaptist.org/content/interviews/mdever.asp.
  8. “SBJT Forum: The Lord’s Supper.” A response to the question, “What advice would you give to pastors regarding the celebration of the Lord’s Supper?” The Southern Baptist Journal of Theology 6.3 (Fall 2002): 99-100. Available at www.sbts.edu/resources/sbjt.php.

2001

  1. “A Biblical Understanding of Evangelism.” Sovereign Grace 19.4 (July/Aug 2001): 2-3,8-9. Available at www.sovereigngraceministries.org/sgo.
  2. A Display of God’s Glory—Basics of Church Structure: Deacons, Elders, Congregationalism, and Leadership. (Center for Church Reform, 2001). Available at www.9marks.org.
  3. “A Word on September 11, 2001,” pp. 28-9, Contact Magazine, Gordon-Conwell Theological Seminary, Vol. 31, No. 2, Fall 2001. Available at http://home.christianity.com/local/48482.html.
  4. “All Things Considered…A Baptist.” In Why I Am a Baptist, edited by Tom J. Nettles and Russell D. Moore. Nashville: Broadman and Holman Publishers, 2001.
  5. “Evangelism Q&A.” An interview with Mark Dever by Joshua Harris, Sovereign Grace (July/Aug 2001): 7. Available at www.sovereigngraceministries.org/sgo.
  6. “John L. Dagg.” In Theologians of the Baptist Tradition, edited by Timothy George and David S. Dockery. Nashville: Broadman Press, 2nd ed., 2001.
  7. “Membership: The Gospel Made Visible.” Modern Reformation 10.5 (Sept/Oct 2001): 52.  Available at www.modernreformation.org.
  8. “Pastoral Success in Evangelistic Ministry: The Receding Horizon.” In Reforming Pastoral Ministry, edited by John H. Armstrong. Wheaton: Crossway Books, 2001.
  9. Edited Polity:Biblical Arguments on How to Conduct Church Life. Washington, DC: Center for Church Reform, 2001. Available at www.9marks.org.
  10. “Reaction to the Terrorist Attacks.” The Banner of Truth 458 (Nov 2001): 7-10.
  11. “The Problem of Evil and the Scars of Jesus.” Sept 2001. Available at www.capitolhillbaptist.org.
  12. “SBJT Forum: Key Points in the ECT Debate.” A written response to, “What is the biblical doctrine of imputation and why is it important?” p. 103, The Southern Baptist Journal of Theology 5.4 (Winter 2001): 103. Available at www.sbts.edu/resources/sbjt.php.
  13. “Words from a Friend.” Sovereign Grace 19.3 (May/June 2001): back cover. Available at www.sovereigngraceministries.org/sgo.

2000

  1. “Biblical Church Discipline.” The Southern Baptist Journal of Theology 4.4 (Winter 2000): 28-43. Available at http://www.sbts.edu/resources/sbjt.php.
  2. “Communicating Sin in a Postmodern Word.” Telling the Truth, edited by D.A. Carson. Grand Rapids: Zondervan, 2000.
  3. “Interview with Paige Patterson.” Founders Journal 42 (Fall 2000): 13-20. Available at www.founders.org.
  4. Nine Marks of a Healthy Church. Wheaton: Crossway Books, 2000.
  5. Nine Marks of a Healthy Church (booklet) Korean edition, edited by Kwon Tae-Kyung. Korea: Lifebook, 2000.
  6. “Reflections on Providence.” In Christianity in a Changing World: Biblical Insight on Contemporary Issues, edited by Michael Schluter. London: Marshall Pickering, 2000.
  7. Richard Sibbes: Puritanism and Calvinism in Late Elizabethan and Early Stuart England. Macon: Mercer University Press, 2000.
  8. “Why We Disciplined Half Our Church.” Leadership Journal 21.4 (Fall 2000): 21. Available at www.christianitytoday.com/le/2000/004/16.101.html.

1998

  1. “A Vision of God.” The Southern Baptist Journal of Theology 2:4 (Winter 1998): 16-23. Available at www.sbts.edu/resources/sbjt.php.
  2. “The Priesthood of All Believers.” In The Compromised Church, edited by John H. Armstrong. Wheaton: Crossway Books, 1998.

1997

  1. Review of God, Creation, and Providence in the Thought of Jacob Arminius: Sources and Directions of Scholastic Protestantism in the Era of Early Orthodoxy, by Richard A. Muller. Founders Journal 29 (Summer 1997): 25-27. Available at www.founders.org.
  2. Review of The Evangelical Left: Encountering Postconservative Evangelical Theology, by Millard J. Erickson. Founders Journal 33 (Summer 1998). Available at www.founders.org.
  3. Nine Marks of a Healthy Church (booklet). Washington, DC: Center for Church Reform, 1997, 1998, 2000, 2001. Available online at www.9marks.org.
  4. “Three Reasons to Hope for Further Reformation in the SBC.” Founders Journal 29 (Summer 1997): 17-19. Available online at www.founders.org.

1996

  1. “Don’t be Judgmental.” Life and Work Pursuits 2.2 (Jan/Feb/Mar 1996): 74.
  2. “God’s Universal Standard.” In Christians in the Public Square: Faith in Practice?, edited by Richard D. Land and Lee Holloway. [city]: ERLC Publications, 1996.
  3. “The Call to Work and Worship” Regeneration Quarterly 2.2 (Spring 1996): 5.

1995

  1. “John Dagg, First Writing Southern Baptist Theologian.” Founders Journal 19/20 (Winter/Spring 1995): 32-37. Available online at www.founders.org.

1994

  1. “Preston, Pupil-mongering, and the Walnut Tree Court.” Queens’ College Record (Mar 1994): 18-19.
  2. “William Tyndale and Justification by Faith: ‘Answer to Sir Thomas More.’” In Building On a Sure Foundation. The Westminster Conference, 1994.

1993

  1. Review of God, Creation, and Providence in the Thought of Jacob Arminius: Sources and Directions of Scholastic Protestantism in the Era of Early Orthodoxy, by Richard A. Muller. Themelios 18.3 (Apr 1993): 30-31.
  2. “Resurrection Power.” Christian Arena 46.1 (Mar 1993): 3-5.

1992

  1. “Moderation and Deprivation: Reappraisal of Richard Sibbes.” Journal of Ecclesiastical History 43.3 (July 1992): 396-413.

1990

  1. “John L. Dagg.” In Theologians of the Baptist Tradition, edited by Timothy George and David S. Dockery. Nashville: Broadman Press, 1990.

1988

  1. “History of the Doctrine of the Church.” In Disciple’s Study Bible. Nashville: Holman Bible Publishers, 1988.
  2. “History of the Doctrine of Evangelism.” In Disciple’s Study Bible. Nashville: Holman Bible Publishers, 1988.