Paul Wilkinson

The Whole Gospel: Be Baptized

By Paul Wilkinson It’s kind of a strange phrase, “The whole Gospel,” as if there are partial Gospels of Jesus contained in the Scriptures. The idea comes from Acts 2 when the hearers of Peter’s sermon ask what they should do in response to Jesus where Peter says, “Repent and be baptized, each of you, in the name of Jesus Christ for the forgiveness of your sins, and you will receive the gift of the Holy Spirit.” Repent, Be Baptized, … Continue reading

The Whole Gospel: Repent

By Paul Wilkinson It’s kind of a strange phrase, “The whole Gospel,” as if there are partial Gospels of Jesus contained in the Scriptures. The idea comes from Acts 2 when the hearers of Peter’s sermon asks what they should do in response to Jesus where Peter says, “Repent and be baptized, each of you, in the name of Jesus Christ for the forgiveness of your sins, and you will receive the gift of the Holy Spirit.” Repent, be Baptized, … Continue reading

Engaging the Whole Person “Beyond the Community”

By Paul Wilkinson The mission of Brentwood Baptist Church is to engage the whole person with the whole gospel of Jesus Christ anywhere, anytime with anybody. What does “engaging the whole person” look like to those who are not a part of our group and not a part of our broader faith community? Essentially, we must take Galatians 6:10 (Therefore, as we have opportunity, let us work for the good of all, especially for those who belong to the household … Continue reading