Joseph Randall on 04/21/2021

Pastoring The Police

It is always tragic to hear of another unjust police shooting or unjust use of force by police officers. Anytime anyone in a position of authority abuses that authority, it is especially abhorrent in God’s sight, because God ordained authorities like the police to punish wrongdoers and reward those

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Mortification of Spin on 04/21/2021

Race and Covenant

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Mike Myers on 04/20/2021

Welcome to God’s House

Walk prudently when you go to the house of God; and draw near to hear rather than to give the sacrifice of fools, for they do not know that they do evil. Do not be rash with your mouth,And let not your heart utter anything hastily before God. For God is in heaven, and you on earth; Therefore let you

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Matt Bedzyk on 04/15/2021

A Simple Way to Speak to Jehovah’s Witnesses

For the most part, Christians know that Jehovah’s Witnesses (JWs) are a cult and have some strange beliefs. But when they begin to talk about God and his Son, Jesus; when they ask about faith and salvation; when they use what appears to be a normal Bible; when they speak the “Christian language,” ma

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Mortification of Spin on 04/14/2021

Another Sad Legacy

The evangelical world has been shaken once again by the news of yet another influential leader’s tattered reputation. Ravi Zacharias was a prominent Christian speaker, writer, and apologist for over 4 decades. He spoke from the platforms of renowned institutions and college campuses all around the w

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Justin Poythress on 04/13/2021

4 Predictions for the Post-Pandemic Church

We are rounding the curve into the reckoning phase.When disaster strikes, people (or communities, or nations) often move through three stages: crisis triage, reckoning/ regrouping, and finally redirecting. Crisis triage looks like keeping the ship afloat and surviving till tomorrow. Shell-shocked fa

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Megan Hill on 04/08/2021

Pastors’ and Elders’ Wives, the Lord Knows You Are Weary

My pastor’s wife friend was nearly in tears. “We have to set up for church and take down every week. Then I lead the singing while I also parent my kids. Nearly every evening, we have someone from the church showing up at our house with an urgent need for hospitality or counseling. We’ve had people

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Mortification of Spin on 04/07/2021

Unmanipulated Trinity

Our special guest today makes a return visit to the podcast, which can only mean that Carl and Todd have not ruined his reputation (well at least, not yet)! Among the many hats he wears, Matthew Barrett is associate professor of Christian Theology at Midwestern Baptist Theological Seminary. Theologi

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Patrick Ramsey on 04/06/2021

A Runner in a Race

Quoting his beloved mother, Forest Gump famously compared life to a box of chocolates: "You never know what you’re gonna get." But what about the life of the Christian? To what can we liken it?In the New Testament, we find the Christian life often compared to a race. Paul used this metaphor both for

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T. M. Moore on 04/01/2021

Re: velation

Gale, Stanley D. Re: velation: Seeing Jesus, Seeing Self, Standing Firm. Reformation Heritage Books, 2021. 152 pp.Ailbe columnist and Board Member Stan Gale has written what may be described as the definitive hermeneutical key for understanding the book of Revelation. This is a book about Jesus – Hi

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