Sam Emadi

Samuel Emadi is a member of Third Avenue Baptist Church in Louisville, Kentucky and a Ph.D. candidate in biblical studies at the Southern Baptist Theological Seminary. He also serves as the director of theological research for the president of the Southern Seminary. You can find him on Twitter at @scemadi.

Oct 20

What “Able to Teach” Means and Doesn’t Mean by Sam Emadi

Remember, pastor, God requires clarity, not cleverness; doctrinal fidelity, not rhetorical flourish.

May 21

3 Ways Baptism & the Lord’s Supper Ought to Shape our Monday through Saturday by Sam Emadi

Three ways the Bible shows us how the ordinances should shape our relationships with one another, both on Sundays and throughout the week.

May 3

Understanding Our True Citizenship by Sam Emadi

In local churches, converted men and women manifest God’s righteous rule and true political righteousness.

Mar 14

Why You Will Join the Wrong Church by Sam Emadi

Our relationships will ebb and flow, as will our affection for the church. But the solution is not always looking for a better fit.

Dec 14

Bad Biblical Theology Leads to Bad Sermons by Sam Emadi

Some redemptive-historical preaching can fall into the trap of saying the same thing week after week.