Category: Spiritual Life

Spiritual Life
May 11, 2018
S. Jonathan Murphy
Commencement Chapel 2018: Ministry 101 Dr. S Jonathan Murphy, associate professor of Pastoral Ministries, encourages graduates and listeners regarding the necessity of intimacy with God as a close follower, knowing that...
Spiritual Life
Apr 27, 2018
Charles DavenportCharles Davenport
Senior Preaching Week: But This I Call to Mind Charles Davenport concludes Senior Preaching Week with a recognition of hopelessness in life and encourages believers to find hope in the Lord's love and mercy.
Spiritual Life
Apr 26, 2018
Sage PruettSage Pruett
Senior Preaching Week: Shackles of Shame Sage Pruett discusses shame, its presence in the lives of believers, and how God brings deliverance through salvation.
Spiritual Life
Apr 25, 2018
Zac TsaiZac Tsai
Senior Preaching Week: Leading Change Zac Tsai challenges believers with a genuine call to repentance and how it often involves a leader who is willing to identify with followers, intercede through fasting and prayer,...
Spiritual Life
Apr 24, 2018
Nate ElginNate Elgin
Senior Preaching Week: Take Heart Senior Preaching weeks begins with Nate Elgin as he teaches through Jesus walking on water, highlighting Christ as the foundation for courage in times of chaos.
Spiritual Life
Apr 17, 2018
Robert DuckworthRobert Duckworth
Like A Good Neighbor Robert Duckworth, LPC and founder of Duckworth & Associates Counseling Services, walks through the parable of the Good Samaritan, highlighting the responses of the passersby...
Spiritual Life
Apr 11, 2018
Debbie StuartDebbie Stuart
Successful Shipwrecks Debbie Stuart, director of Ministry Initiatives at Hope for the Heart, proposes that, at times, the Lord allows His faithful servants to be shipwrecked so ministry can be maximized...
Spiritual Life
Apr 6, 2018
Charles R. SwindollCharles R. Swindoll
Focus on These Things Chuck Swindoll, pastor of Stonebriar Community Church in Plano, TX, talks through the mindset and character of believers and offers truths for living.
Houston Chapel
Apr 5, 2018
Willie J. BoldenWillie J. Bolden
A Willing Witness Dr. Willie Bolden, executive director of Community and Church Relations at DTS-Houston, discusses how one can not understand the grace of God apart from understanding the power and...
Spiritual Life
Mar 29, 2018
Joe M. Allen Jr.Joe M. Allen Jr.
A Dead Savior is No Savior Dr. Joe Allen, campus pastor at DTS, challenges believers to meditate on what Christ did through his death and resurrection as good preparation for Easter.
Spiritual Life
Mar 28, 2018
Mary Kate BarthelMary Kate Barthel
Martha and Me: Learning to Worship Again My black dress folds softly across the red velvet pews. I sit quietly in the still sadness, waiting my turn. I’ve never liked funerals. As the rest of the attendees sing a hymn,...
Spiritual Life
Mar 22, 2018
Andy WilemanAndy Wileman
The Church's Business Andy Wileman, lead pastor at Grace Bible Church in Dallas, TX, discusses the equipping and the roles of the saints in the body through a reflection of the seminary leaders at DTS.
Spiritual Life
Mar 20, 2018
Timothy S. WarrenTimothy S. Warren
The Journey to Surrender Dr. Timothy Warren, senior professor of Pastoral Ministries, discusses the process that precedes the response, "Here am I, send me" to God's call.
Spiritual Life
Mar 7, 2018
J. Garrett KellJ. Garrett Kell
How Corporate Worship Strengthens Weary Saints When my church gathers, it appears we have little in common. Our skin colors vary. Our political tastes differ. Cultural backgrounds have ingrained us with diverse identities. We...
Spiritual Life
Mar 2, 2018
Ramesh RichardRamesh Richard
Run It! Finish It! Dr. Ramesh Richard, professor at DTS and president of RREACH, challenges believers to run and finish the life-long, unique race Christ has for each one.
Spiritual Life
Feb 28, 2018
Raquel P. WrotenRaquel P. Wroten
2017 Alumni Distinguished Service Award | Vincent Parker Not too far from the downtown skyscrapers of Dallas, Texas, Golden Gate Missionary Baptist Church sits in the modest Oak Cliff community known as “The Bottom.” Why the name?...
Spiritual Life
Feb 27, 2018
Joe M. Allen Jr.Joe M. Allen Jr.
Real Change Dr. Joe Allen, Jr, campus pastor at DTS, discusses the opportunities for believers to see lasting change as they encounter Jesus in the Word.
Spiritual Life
Feb 22, 2018
Billy BeachamBilly Beacham
The Slimy Pit - the Cycle of Life Billy Beacham, president of Student Discipleship Ministries, highlights the journey of ups and downs through life and knowing these events occur for Christians and others to see...
Spiritual Life
Feb 15, 2018
JR VassarJR Vassar
Sloth and Its Cure JR Vassar, pastor at Church at the Cross in Grapevine, TX, discusses sloth as a rejection of God's purposes and claims upon the lives of believers and the need to overcome it...
Spiritual Life
Jan 31, 2018
Louie GiglioLouie Giglio
The Highest Calling Louie Giglio, founder of the Passion Movement, talks about the highest calling on the lives of believers, the intimacy of walking closely with God.
Spiritual Life
Jan 31, 2018
Caroline KhamenehCaroline Khameneh
When You Want to take Shortcuts in Your Spiritual Life I love cycling and consider myself an avid cyclist. I remember growing up watching the Tour de France with my dad in the summertime. Without fail, a yellow jersey and Lance...
Spiritual Life
Jan 30, 2018
Louie GiglioLouie Giglio
The Faithfulness of Worship Louie Giglio, pastor of Passion City Conference in Atlanta, GA, shares, during Evening Chapel, about the role of worship in the lives of believers and as the trigger of God's glory...
Spiritual Life
Jan 25, 2018
Gary BrandenburgGary Brandenburg
Mindset of an Athlete Dr. Gary Brandenburg, co-lead pastor of Fellowship Bible Church in Dallas, TX, talks about Paul's second analogy, an athlete, in 2 Timothy, highlighting patterns that train leaders...
Spiritual Life
Jan 18, 2018
Stephen BrownStephen Brown
We Shall Overcome Stephen Brown, pastor of Greater Bethlehem Baptist Church in Dallas, TX, discusses Paul's imperative for unity in the body of Christ to affect change, both inside and outside the...