Resources by Benjamin Hawkins

Benjamin Hawkins, Ph.D., a Regular Contributor to For The Church, serves as the associate editor of the Missouri Baptist Convention’s official news journal, The Pathway (www.mbcpathway.com). Follow him on Twitter at @bchawk83.

May 12, 2015

The Thread of Scripture Leads to Christ by Benjamin Hawkins

Those who want to find the true Jesus through relics will come up shorthanded.

Sep 26

The Man Who Died for the Lord’s Supper by Benjamin Hawkins

Frith's call for Christian love doesn’t mean that he saw doctrinal debates about the Lord’s Supper as unimportant. 

Oct 25

‘The Articles Wherefore John Frith Died’ by Benjamin Hawkins

The Reformation was costly for many. For John Frith, a committment to one Reformation doctrine cost him everything.

Nov 29

Seeking the 'Real Face of Jesus' by Benjamin Hawkins

Since God became a man who lived in a particular time and place, we can be more confident that He cares about the particulars of our time.

May 7, 2015

Reversed Thunder by Benjamin Hawkins

I’m awestruck by a metaphor used by 17th-century pastor and poet George Herbert to describe prayer: “reversed thunder.”

Oct 17

Christ, The Wisdom And Righteousness Of God by Benjamin Hawkins

Christ is particularly called the wisdom of God because he took the form of a servant and was made in human likeness.