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Church Discipline for the Emperor

  In 390 A.D., Bishop Ambrose of Milan barred the Roman Emperor Theodosius from attending church and from access to the Lord’s Table. The emperor had ordered a horrific massacre in Thessalonica, and the bishop took his life into his own hands to provoke repentance. Theodosius did repent, in tears—a defining moment in Church and State relations.

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Applied Ministry

APPLIED MINISTRY: THEOLOGY Course 44910, Spring Semester, 2013 Dr. John Gauger Phone (410) 642-6865 Fax (410) 642-6991 Email: pastor@perryville.org I. Introduction In addition to a field supervisor, all Applied Ministry students will have a faculty supervisor. In most cases, the student will receive faculty supervision from a professor in a classroom setting. This syllabus is designed for students receiving their faculty supervision in a classroom setting at the seminary extension in Columbia, Maryland. In addition to this syllabus, the student must also read and follow the Applied Ministry Handbook at: http://www.sbts.edu/current-students/files/2013/01/Applied-Ministry-Handbook-Spring-20131.pdf II. Course Description Through lectures, class discussions, and assignments […]

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Does the Jerusalem Church Teach Socialism?

  32 Now the full number of those who believed were of one heart and soul, and no one said that any of the things that belonged to him was his own, but they had everything in common . . . 34 There was not a needy person among them, for as many as were owners of lands or houses sold them and brought the proceeds of what was sold 35 and laid it at the apostles’ feet, and it was distributed to each as any had need. Acts 4:32, 34-35 (ESV)

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Men’s Bible Study Methods

The next Bible study methods class for men will be 7 AM, Saturday, November 15, 2008 at the First Baptist Church of Perryville, MD. Even if you do not come to the study, you can learn and practice this method to grow and stay fresh in your study. Men can come without doing the assignment and still learn. But you will learn more if you take the time to study and practice this method.

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Church Discipline

To read the section of our By-laws that deals with the biblical teaching on helping Christians deal with sin, click here.

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