Cotton Mather on Sermon Preparation

Wise observations from the great early New England pastor: If they [i.e. God’s people] hear preachers boasting that they have been in their studies but a few hours, on a Saturday or so, [...]

Resolving Problems in Colossians 2:16-17

Resolving Problems in Colossians 2:16-17 by James M. Renihan Colossians 2:16 & 17 (NKJV): So let no one judge you in food or in drink, or regarding a festival or a new moon or sabbaths, 17 [...]

A Christian Minister’s Soliloquy

A Christian Minister’s Soliloquy In his way to the Sanctuary This moving article was perhaps written by the young pastor Josiah Wilkinson who was called to serve the Baptist Church in Saffron [...]

New Testament Reasons for the Observance of the Lord’s Day

This brief anonymous article was published 187 years ago today in the early American Baptist magazine The Columbian Star. It helpfully summarizes the New Testament reasons for observation of the [...]