Bierton Strict and Particular BaptistsAuthors introduction1 Bierton Particular BaptistsMr Hill of Luton Ebenezer helps the ChurchArticles of Religion I find a problemA Church member diesI am introduced to Mr Sperling-tyler2 A visitor from John Metcalfs groupTelevision a concern for manyNot all the preaching at Bierton was goodI am appointed as secretary and correspondentI read the former Church minutes a cause of concern3 Caterham Strict Baptist Holiday I meet my wifeI meet other Evangelical doctrinal differencesPreparation for marriageRegarding marriage CounsellingMarriageOur move to LutonOur move to LinslaidOur home In LinslaidThe Isle of Skye and the Presbyterian ChurchesI was asked to answer or speak to the questionCalled before the EldersSilence woman these are guestsPortree Rev Frazer McDonaldI was questioned in the evening, the “free offer”A return to the Bierton ChurchAngels come to help (or so I thought)Selling our home in Wigston MagnaA problem of travel and accommodationAbstain from all appearances of evilThe issue causing concernShock and astonishmentSolutionWe buy our home in Bierton4 A Gospel Standard cause 1981Mr Collier, Pastor of Linslaid, of comes to our aidI meet Dr Ian Paisley at OxfordRescuing Michael’s Roles Royce (About 1982)5 A Call to Preach the GospelMy wife Irene joins the Church at BiertonI did not believe in Bible collegesWolverhampton Polytechnic and Teacher TrainingAn Ulterior MotiveQuestioned about the Law of MosesMr Hill’s ConclusionThe Papal visit 1982Hats or head coverings for ladiesIs Corporal punishment what Jesus wants?I preach at various ChurchesOpposition to the Gospel Standard positionThe Papal Visit I write to D.B. an Anglican VicarA You are both people of Christ.B You are both people of the bible.C Both have the Sacraments D Your are both people of the Holy Spirit6 I go fishing for MenMeeting TelevisedA news paper reportOut come of the meetingMy troubles appear to begin after this meetingI meet Stephen Royce and family at Eaton BrayStephen writes to me about the Added Articles7 Waddesdon Hill Strict Baptist ChapelAssociation of Metropolitan of Strict BaptistsMy request turned downWe try to buy the Waddesdon Hill Chapel I am offered the chapel on unsatisfactory terms8 The Holy TableThe Television radio and cassette recorderI am informed it is wrong for me to teach electronicsEscorted out of St. Albans Abbey after a protestAn evil wind is blowingCannot Remain Silent9 Truth causes a division Particular RedemptionA Church meeting to resolve the issueChairman refuses discussionMr King asks for an honorable dismissal Chairman comments upon the sermonThe Holy Table (No idolatry here)I preach a moving sermon in 1983The Chapel not the House of GodMr Collier diesMr Crane of Lakenheath appointed our OverseerMr Steven Royce of Luton requested help Article 26I am asked to helpWhat doth hinder me from being baptizedPaul Rowland a visiting minister singing of PsalmsLinslaid and Children’s HymnsMeeting Richard BoltI meet John Metcalfe of Tyler’s Green ChapelPaul Rowland and I visit John MetcalfThe Shot Gun and our pockets searchedImputation of RighteousnessJustificationJustification by blood10 I leave the Bierton ChurchJesus the sum and substance of the SabbathI secede from the Bierton ChurchI inform all our trustees of my actionsI experience anxietyA very serious issue occursI learn the sense of Strict CommunionI Seek a City whose builder and maker is GodDavid Oldham Pastor of Evington offers help11 I seek a City Leprosy Discovered Restoration of the communion at BiertonLeprosy cannot be curedChurch meeting 12th June 1984Commencing prayerThe addressResignation from officeMy resignation from office as secretary A women pastor at WinslowContention Children’s Hymn BookThe reverence of the buildingReverence of table and the fear of manCall of AbrahamRecommendationA false view of a gospel churchThe evidence to support my chargeConclusion12 Bierton Church her responsibilityAll informedSeverance of membershipLeaving the past looking forward13 The Bierton Society of Particular Our Articles of Religion14 The Law and Gospel by F.L. Gosden15 The Law and Gospel by J.C. Philpot16 The Christian and the Mosaic Law17 The Sabbath By Gilbert Beebe 18 Other Publications of David