Category: Ministry

Ministry
Dec 29, 2014
Lenita Dunlap
How to Vet a Charity Lenita Dunlap (MA/CE, 2012) is Executive Director at Heart House Dallas, a nonprofit organization that provides quality after-school care for refugee and immigrant children. She is...
Ministry
Nov 25, 2014
Justin RobertsJustin RobertsDarrell L. BockDarrell L. Bock
The Ministry of a Military Chaplain In this episode, Dr. Darrell Bock and Justin Roberts discuss the military chaplaincy, focusing on the role of a military chaplain and the film, The Hornet’s Nest.
Ministry
Sep 2, 2014
Michelle WoodyMichelle WoodyDarrell L. BockDarrell L. Bock
The Church's Response to Domestic Violence In this episode, Dr. Darrell Bock and Dr. Michelle Woody discuss domestic abuse, focusing on advice to church leaders ministering to those directly affected by this issue.
Ministry
Sep 2, 2014
Paul E. PettitPaul E. Pettit
Following Jesus in Seminary An excerpt from Blessed Are the Balanced: A Seminarian’s Guide to Following Jesus in the Academy, by Dr. Paul Pettit, DTS grad and adjunct professor of pastoral...
Ministry
Aug 26, 2014
Michelle WoodyMichelle WoodyDarrell L. BockDarrell L. Bock
Challenges Facing Victims of Domestic Violence In this episode, Dr. Darrell Bock and Dr. Michelle Woody discuss domestic abuse, focusing on challenges facing victims, their friends, and the church.
Ministry
May 1, 2014
Sue G. EdwardsSue G. Edwards
Passing on God’s Reliable Truth: Mentoring the Next Generation Young people crave mentors, but not the formulaic mentoring styles that worked in the past. To create thriving relationships with next-generation believers, ditch worn-out...
Ministry
Sep 15, 2013
Mark Engelthaler
Sabbath Thoughts from a Pastor on Sabbatical Mark Engelthaler (ThM, 1984; DMin, 1994) discusses the meaning of Sabbath rest for modern ministers and believers.
Ministry
May 29, 2013
Amanda DeWittAmanda DeWitt
5 Ways to Reach Out to the Intellectually Disabled When I first met Lisa, a national sign-language artist who knew more songs than my iPod contained, I looked forward to forming a friendship. But I was unsure of what to say around...
Ministry
May 15, 2013
Rick SmithRick Smith
3 Ways Churches Can Minister to the Disabled Rick Smith (ThM, 2012) has a rambunctious, adorable two-year-old who has Down syndrome. Rick chronicles each day in his son’s life on noahsdad.com in an effort to...
Ministry
Feb 26, 2013
Howard G. HendricksHoward G. HendricksMark L. BaileyMark L. Bailey
Leaving a Legacy with Prof Howard Hendricks For more than 60 years Dr. Howard Hendricks, known affectionately as "Prof," influenced the lives of students through his teaching. Prof went home to be with the Lord on February...
Ministry
Aug 20, 2012
Jason Seville
How to Engage Your Mind in Seminary without Losing Your Heart As the logic goes, one can either engage God with the mind or one can engage God emotionally. How can you do both?
Ministry
Apr 10, 2012
Tony EvansTony Evans
How to Experience Victory in Spiritual Warfare Before we can talk about achieving victory in spiritual warfare, we have to understand the nature and history of the conflict between God and Satan. The basic principle is that...
Ministry
Jan 27, 2012
Aaron Williams
Intergenerational Ministry: Grandparents as Disciple-makers A DTS alumnus who was raised primarily by his grandparents challenges the old to train the younger, the young to receive wisdom, and churches to embrace intergenerational ministry.
Ministry
Jan 15, 2012
Linda Tomczak
Human Trafficking: 20 Things You Can Do Today To Stop It Jesus tells us to treat others as we would want to be treated, and He has a heart for the oppressed. With God’s help, you can make a world of difference. Don’t know where to...
Ministry
Apr 1, 2011
Jeffrey A. Watson
Eldercare: Fast Facts Eldercare has always been a biblical priority, but now we are talking more about it as people live longer and have fewer babies. When elders no longer feel they can live alone,...
Ministry
Apr 1, 2011
Rose Henness
Resources on Aging Issues These links are provided as a starting point for your research on aging issues and resources. Dallas Theological Seminary does not formally endorse the organizations listed below. ...
Ministry
Apr 1, 2011
Sandra GlahnSandra Glahn
Leaving a Legacy "What we’ve done seems minor," Rosemary said. "But our desire is mainly to help make it possible to bring to the seminary more young people, particularly those training to be...
Ministry
Dec 1, 2009
Steven Ger
Embrace the Jewishness of Your Congregation Jewish Christian Steven Ger talks about ways the church can celebrate the continued existence of the “remnant of Israel” as a wonderful example of God’s grace and...
Ministry
Dec 1, 2009
Mark L. BaileyMark L. Bailey
The Gospel and the Jewish People "The gospel is for all—Jew or Gentile. We want Jews to see the Messiah has come to save them from eternal separation from Him and to enjoy Him forever.”
Ministry
Mar 25, 2008
Carolyn Custis James
The Role of Women in Both Ministry and Life President of Whitby Forum and Synergy Women’s Network, Inc., Carolyn Custis James, shows us a picture from the Bible of what a woman's role in both life and ministry should look...
Ministry
Jun 11, 2007
Mark L. BaileyMark L. Bailey
Disciples Known by Their Love The preacher John Ruskin Clark said it well: “Love as ‘agape,’ an accepting relationship to others for their own sake and not a passion for another for one’s own sake, is...
Ministry
Jan 31, 2007
Ajith FernandoAjith Fernando
Toil in Disciple-Making Dr. Ajith Fernando, National Director of Youth for Christ, Sri Lanka, identifies the character of disciple-making for Jesus Christ.
Ministry
Jul 7, 2006
Mark L. BaileyMark L. Bailey
The Joy of Translation and Understanding Many Israelites who were under Babylonian captivity no longer understood Hebrew, the original language of the Old Testament. They needed to be taught the meaning of Scripture in...
Ministry
Jul 7, 2006
Mark L. BaileyMark L. Bailey
The Message of 2 Timothy In conclusion Paul wished the Lord’s ministry of grace on Timothy’s spirit (to encourage him to remain faithful) and on all the readers of this epistle.