Episode 80: Baptism and the Local Church

This week on Preaching and Preachers, Dr. Bobby Jamieson joins me in a discussion on baptism and the local church. Bobby serves as an associate pastor of Capitol Hill Baptist Church in Washington, DC. His pastoral responsibilities include preaching and teaching, overseeing the church’s pastoral internship, and facilitating church planting and revitalizing in the DC area.

Guest(s): Bobby Jamieson


Some of the topics discussed on today’s episode are:

  • A brief discussion on Bobby’s current ministry at Capitol Hill
  • A brief discussion on Bobby’s book Going Public: Why Baptism Is Required for Church Membership
  • Why baptism is required for church membership
  • The role of baptism in the local church
  • Why baptism should be reserved for the local church
  • The relation of baptism in the New Covenant with circumcision in the Old Covenant
  • Why baptism is important enough for denominations to divide over


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