We aim to resource New Zealand Baptist churches for mission by stimulating and promoting research into Baptist life, thought and history.
2015 Sutherland Lecture notes and recording
Judge David Ambler's lecture: Lessons from the Crossroads of History - What can our colonial past teach the Baptist Churches of New Zealand today? (6 November 2015, Baptist Assembly/Hui, Tauranga) can be heard online from our Recordings page. The lecture paper PDF can be downloaded from the link below:
Coming up in 2016: Annual lectures
August 2016, Auckland, Saturday (date to be confirmed), 6pm Dinner and Lecture
Topic to be confirmed
Speaker to be confirmed
November 2016, Dunedin, Friday (date to be confirmed), Baptist Assembly (Hui) Dinner & Sutherland Lecture.
5pm Friday date to be confirmed
Speaker and topic to be confirmed
Recent publications by Archer Press
Not only a Father: Talk of God as Mother in the Bible and Christian Tradition
By Tim Bulkeley, 2012. For more information and to purchase click on the Publications tab in the menu above.
Gospel, Truth & Interpretation: Evangelical Identity in Aotearoa New Zealand.
Edited by Tim Meadowcroft and Myk Habets, March 2012. For more information and to purchase click on the Publications tab in the menu above.
Conflict & Connection: Baptist Identity in New Zealand.
By Martin Sutherland, October 2011. For more information and to purchase click on the Publications tab in the menu above.
The Digital Baptist
The final version is now available. This is the New Zealand Baptist magazine from the first edition to now, digitised and fully searchable. For more information click on the Publications tab in the menu above.