Dr. Jessup’s Articles

JUDGES 2:1-13 Dr. Earl D. Jessup General Director - Baptist Church Planting Ministry [button size='' style='' text='Download as a PDF' icon='fa-download' icon_color='' link='http://bcpm.org/wp-content/uploads/2014/02/Judges-2-1-13-Contempoary-Worship-written-out.pdf' target='_self' color='' hover_color='' border_color='' hover_border_color='' background_color='' hover_background_color='' font_style='' font_weight='' text_align='' margin='']  [button size='' style='' text='Listen to MP3' icon='fa-headphones' icon_color='' link='http://bcpm.org/wp-content/uploads/2014/11/Avoid-Contemporary-Worship.mp3' target='_self' color='' hover_color='' border_color='' hover_border_color='' background_color='' hover_background_color='' font_style='' font_weight='' text_align='' margin=''] In the past several months, one supporting pastor has written...

Our dear friend and co-worker, Pastor Ed Johnson, affectionately known as "Preacher", entered the presence of his Saviour last evening around 8:00.  He suffered from bladder cancer which metastasized to his lungs in recent years.  Pastor Johnson is the founding pastor of Baptist Church Planting Ministry.  His wise advice and calls of encouragement will be greatly missed. When I began BCPM,...

I’ve searched the Internet and looked everywhere I can.  I have watched and listened to commercials to see if I can find one.  There just aren’t any out there. I can’t find anyone or any business that uses lower standards to bring in business and clients.  I can’t find a dentist or doctor that is offering discounts because they sterilize...

Dr. Earl D. Jessup Recently, I was driving through the town in which I grew up, and I saw something that concerned me. I saw a sign on a church that supported my wife and me when we first went to Canada as church planters. The sign read, “New home for our ‘Worship Center’.” As I began thinking about it, I...

Dr. Earl D. Jessup “Let the elders that rule well be counted worthy of double honour, especially they who labour in the word and doctrine. For the scripture saith, Thou shalt not muzzle the os that treadeth out the corn. And, the labourer is worthy of his reward.” 1 Timothy 5:17-18 Sometime ago, I pastor challenged me to write an article about...

Dr. Earl D. Jessup In Acts 11:25 the Bible says, “Then departed Barnabas to Tarsus, for to seek Saul: And when he had found him, he brought him unto Antioch. And it came to pass that a whole year they assembled themselves with the church and taught much people.” We find that one of the first things that Barnabas did after...

Dr. Earl Jessup Sadly many parts of North America remain un-evangelized. Hundreds of thousands of people are not reached because churches are not reproducing churches in these areas. Where are these areas that need these good fundamental Baptist churches? They are within minutes of our good fundamental Baptist churches. As I travel this continent and speak on church planting, I mention the...