Subscription Price to Increase
Significant postage hikes imposed by the United States Postal Service over the last year will necessitate an increase in the Founders Journal yearly subscription rate. Beginning January 1, 2002 the domestic subscription cost will increase to $15.00 per year and $20.00 per year for foreign subscriptions.
Changes in Founders Board
Mark Dever has resigned from the Board of Trustees for Founders Ministries, effective July 20, 2001. He continues to serve Capitol Hill Baptist Church in Washington D.C. as pastor and as a member of the planning committee for the Mid-Atlantic Founders Conference that meets in Lynchburg, Virginia. Phil Newton, pastor of South Woods Baptist Church in Memphis, Tennessee was added to the board at the July meeting. Phil is a graduate of New Orleans Baptist Theological Seminary (MDiv) and Fuller Theological Seminary (DMin). He is a frequent contributor to magazines and journals and serves as Adjunct Professor at Crighton College.
Mid-Atlantic Founders Conference, October 18-20, 2001
"The Doctrine of God" is the theme for the 2nd Annual MAFC, scheduled to meet in Lynchburg, Virginia at the Old Forest Road Baptist Church. Andy Davis, Mark Dever, Bruce Ware and James White are the scheduled speakers. For more information, contact the church at (434) 385-7413.
LifeWay announces updated Spanish Scofield Bible
Leticia Calcada, Spanish projects editor for LifeWay's International Department worked four years to translate the New Scofield Bible into Spanish. The Bible is published by Broadman & Holman International, a division of LifeWay Christian Resources (formerly the Sunday School Board of the Southern Baptist Convention). This dispensationalist handbook was expected to go into a second printing shortly after its release.