Charles R. Swindoll

Charles R. Swindoll has devoted his life to the accurate, practical teaching and application of God’s Word and His grace. A pastor at heart, Chuck has served as the founder and senior pastor-teacher of Stonebriar Community Church in Frisco, TX. His leadership as president and now chancellor of Dallas Theological Seminary has helped prepare and equip a new generation for ministry. Chuck and his wife Cynthia, have four grown children, ten grandchildren, and two great-grandchildren.

Ministry
Oct 6, 2017
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Things We Do That Make Ministry Difficult Dr. Chuck Swindoll, Chancellor of DTS and Senior Pastor of Stonebriar Community Church in Frisco, TX, discusses how the pressure points of life before seminary are still present...
Ministry
Sep 20, 2017
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People Who Make the Ministry Difficult Dr. Chuck Swindoll, Chancellor at DTS, recounts the lessons he has come to value when interacting with others in ministry.
Ministry
Jul 14, 2017
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Ask Dr. Swindoll: How Do You Respond When God is Silent? We stumble over our own talent and over the noise we make when we should quietly wait. Believers who are maturing not only respect God’s silence, they model it as well.
Spiritual Life
Mar 3, 2017
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Modeling the Role of a Servant Dr. Chuck Swindoll, DTS Chancellor and Senior Pastor of Stonebriar Community Church in Frisco, TX, reflects on the humility of a servant and its role in the life of Christians.
Bible
Feb 14, 2017
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Loving One Another Dr. Chuck Swindoll, DTS Chancellor and Senior Pastor of Stonebriar Community Church in Frisco, TX, shares about the key identifier of the church: love for one another.
Ministry
Feb 10, 2017
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Ask Dr. Swindoll: How Does Your Wife, Cynthia, Enhance Your Ministry? Cynthia has loved Christ more intensely and more consistently than I ever have. It’s what drew me to her. She really loves Christ, and she wants excellence for me.
Bible
Jan 17, 2017
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Become a Lifelong Student of the Scriptures Dr. Chuck Swindoll, DTS Chancellor and Senior Pastor of Stonebriar Community Church in Frisco, TX, encourages students to continue to pursue their study of the word throughout...
Bible
Dec 13, 2016
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Autopsy of a Moral Fall Dr. Chuck Swindoll, DTS Chancellor and Senior Pastor of Stonebriar Community Church in Frisco, TX, discusses the sin of lust and how it can permeate the seminary experience.
Spiritual Life
Nov 30, 2016
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The Sinister Sin: Cynicism Dr. Chuck Swindoll, DTS Chancellor and Senior Pastor of Stonebriar Community Church in Frisco, TX, cautions in his message against becoming too cynical despite achieving academic...
Spiritual Life
Oct 14, 2016
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What's Your Attitude? Chuck Swindoll, DTS Chancellor and Senior Pastor of Stonebriar Community Church in Frisco, TX, continues talking about how a negative attitude can damage the seminary experience.
Bible
Sep 14, 2016
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How to Ruin Your Time at Dallas Seminary Dr. Chuck Swindoll, Chancellor of DTS and Senior Pastor of Stonebriar Community Church in Frisco, TX talks to the student body about distractions that discourage while in seminary,...
Ministry
Jul 10, 2016
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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.
Bible
Apr 8, 2016
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Claiming the Healing Forgiveness Brings Dr. Swindoll continues in the vein of his previous message and discusses healing the mess in our lives through forgiveness.
Bible
Mar 29, 2016
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Cleaning Up the Trash We Regret Dr. Charles Swindoll, Chancellor at DTS and Senior Pastor of Stonebriar Community Church, addresses the importance of taking care of ourselves in order to be fruitful in ministry.
Ministry
Feb 28, 2016
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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?"
Bible
Jan 13, 2016
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Life Lessons Outside Seminary Classes Dr. Charles Swindoll, Chancellor of Dallas Theological Seminary and Senior Pastor of Stonebriar Community Church in Frisco, TX, offers four essentials for ministry that are learned...
Bible
Nov 13, 2015
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Seminary Preview Day: Boars in God's Vineyard Dr. Chuck Swindoll, Chancellor of Dallas Theological Seminary & Senior Pastor at Stonebriar Community Church, talks about the issues seminary students face now and in future...
Ministry
Oct 1, 2015
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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...
Chapel
Sep 8, 2015
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Train Yourself to be Godly Dr. Charles Swindoll, Chancellor of Dallas Theological Seminary and Senior Pastor of Stonebriar Community Church, challenges students to remember this season is about developing...
Article
May 1, 2015
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Wide Her World, Narrow Her Bed Are you a Luci? Or is there a Luci in your life whom the great Cartographer is directing on a seemingly uncharted voyage of singleness? Or perhaps both? Whatever your lot, devote...
Chapel
Mar 6, 2015
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The Discipline of Humility Dr. Charles Swindoll, Chancellor of Dallas Theological Seminary and Senior Pastor of Stonebriar Community Church, encourages us to be humble by denying ourselves.
Article
Mar 5, 2015
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President Mark Bailey Honored for 30 Years of Service Dr. Mark L. Bailey, President of Dallas Theological Seminary, was honored for his 30 years of service as a faculty member and administrator at a special Service Awards Chapel held...
Bible
Jan 14, 2015
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Don't Fake It Dr. Charles Swindoll, Chancellor of Dallas Theological Seminary and Senior Pastor of Stonebriar Community Church, gives a sobering message about the realistic requirements of...
Spiritual Life
Dec 29, 2014
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Loosen Your Grip Few people understood human nature better than the apostle Paul.