Category: Ministry

Ministry
Sep 20, 2016
Katie FisherKatie Fisher
More Than Bread: How the Arts Can Breathe Life into a Placeless Culture With the announcement of the imminent bombing of Phnom Penh by the United States, Pol Pot and his Communist party underlings known as the “Khmer Rouge” took over the capital...
Ministry
Sep 9, 2016
Caleb KaltenbachCaleb Kaltenbach
Raised by Gay Parents: Would Anyone Follow a Leader Like Me? Late one night, as my heart thumped and my attention stayed focused on the speaker, I made a crucial, life-changing decision. At my first youth conference, as a newly saved teen, I...
Ministry
Aug 9, 2016
Sean McDowellSean McDowellDarrell L. BockDarrell L. BockMikel Del RosarioMikel Del Rosario
Truth, Love, and Defending the Faith In this episode, Mikel Del Rosario, Dr. Darrell Bock and Dr. Sean McDowell discuss cultural engagement, focusing on the importance of truth and love in defending the faith.
Ministry
Jul 26, 2016
Sarita FowlerSarita Fowler
8 Ways to Get Involved with the Deaf Whenever Christians engage the Deaf sensitively and respectfully, their efforts please Christ. To fulfill Christ’s mandate, believers must engage the Deaf community....
Ministry
Jul 14, 2016
Sarita FowlerSarita Fowler
The Great Commission Here at Home: Sharing Christ with the Deaf Community Many Christians unwittingly overlook the world’s third-largest unreached people group, many of whom live in the United States. Although this group shares many...
Ministry
Jul 10, 2016
Charles R. SwindollCharles R. Swindoll
Ask Dr. Swindoll: How Do You Keep From Competing With Other Believers? It’s common to feel like you being accepted is out of reach.
Ministry
Apr 5, 2016
Harold HabeckerKenneth HortonDarrell L. BockDarrell L. Bock
Ministers Transitioning to Retirement In this episode, Darrell Bock, Ken Horton, and Hal Habecker discuss the transition of senior pastors into the season of retirement.
Ministry
Feb 28, 2016
Charles R. SwindollCharles R. Swindoll
Ask Dr. Swindoll: How Do You Balance Scholarship When Preaching? "Am I just parading my knowledge, or am I using a language observation to help listeners see the value of it?"
Ministry
Jan 5, 2016
Gabe LyonsDarrell L. BockDarrell L. Bock
Engaging with Millennials In this episode, Dr. Darrell Bock and Gabe Lyons discuss how the church can better engage with millennials.
Ministry
Dec 15, 2015
Sue G. EdwardsSue G. EdwardsDarrell L. BockDarrell L. Bock
Healthy Relationships between Men and Women in Ministry In this episode, Drs. Darrell Bock and Sue Edwards discuss mixed ministries, focusing on healthy relationships between men and women in ministry.
Ministry
Dec 8, 2015
Sue G. EdwardsSue G. EdwardsDarrell L. BockDarrell L. Bock
Men and Women Ministering Together In this episode, Drs. Darrell Bock and Sue Edwards discuss mixed ministries, focusing on women in ministry.
Ministry
Nov 17, 2015
Ron DealDarrell L. BockDarrell L. Bock
Ministering to Blended Families In this episode, Dr. Darrell Bock and Ron Deal discuss blended families, focusing on how churches can better minister to the blended families.
Ministry
Nov 10, 2015
Ron DealDarrell L. BockDarrell L. Bock
Living in a Blended Family In this episode, Dr. Darrell Bock and Ron Deal discuss blended families, focusing on the experience of living in a blended family context .
Ministry
Oct 30, 2015
Scott S. Cunningham
The Direction of the Seminary Dr. Scott Cunningham, Vice President of International Partnerships with Overseas Council, addresses the impact of online education and its effect, both encouraging and challenging,...
Ministry
Oct 26, 2015
Barry D. JonesBarry D. Jones
The Dinner Table as a Place of Connection, Brokenness, and Blessing Perhaps before we invite people to Jesus or invite them to church, we should invite them to dinner
Ministry
Oct 1, 2015
Mark L. BaileyMark L. Bailey
Napkin Theology On the day after my son Joshua turned sixteen, he obtained his driver’s license. That night, I thought it might be a timely moment for a father-son chat. So we went to our...
Ministry
Oct 1, 2015
Charles R. SwindollCharles R. Swindoll
Ask Dr. Swindoll - Advice for Preachers and Finishing Well I don’t want to retire. I don’t play golf—the holes are too little. And I think I’d drive my wife nuts with all the energy I have. I plan to “go after it” until I...
Ministry
Sep 4, 2015
A Process for Problematic Scenarios: Same-Sex Attraction and the Gospel Four broad questions followed by 19 scenarios related to same-sex attraction and same-sex marriage that you can use to lead a discussion within your church or ministry. These were...
Ministry
Sep 1, 2015
Jay L. SedwickJay L. SedwickMark MatlockMark MatlockDarrell L. BockDarrell L. Bock
Understanding Millennials in a Shifting World In this episode, Dr. Darrell Bock, Dr. Jay Sedwick and Matlock discuss millennials, focusing on the challenges and opportunities they face in a shifting culture.
Ministry
Jun 8, 2015
Shannon Gianotti
5 Things Single People Need from the Church 1. See us. If you’re a speaker, talk about marriage, but also about the possibility of celibacy and prolonged singleness. Revere all options—like the apostle...
Ministry
Jun 1, 2015
Kim JonesKim Jones
God's Heart for Human Trafficking Victims Human trafficking is one the biggest human rights issues of our day. More than 20 million people are currently enslaved. However, we all have been invited to be a part of God’s...
Ministry
Apr 7, 2015
Meghan WallMichelle AttarDarrell L. BockDarrell L. Bock
Ministering to People Suffering with Mental Illness In this episode, Dr. Darrell Bock and Megan Wall and Michelle Attar discuss ministry to the marginalized, focusing on practical ways the church can serve people with mental illness...
Ministry
Feb 24, 2015
Darlene LineMike BartelMike BartelDarrell L. BockDarrell L. Bock
The Healing Process for Trafficking Victims In this episode, Dr. Darrell Bock, Mike Bartel and Darlene Line discuss human trafficking, focusing on helping victims navigate the long-term healing process after their rescue. ...
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...