1 Thessalonians

Spiritual Life
Nov 27, 2018
Charles R. SwindollCharles R. Swindoll
Sustaining an Attitude of Gratitude Chuck Swindoll, chancellor of DTS, encourages believers toward a posture of gratitude and thankfulness with the intention of being contagious to others.
Missions
Oct 11, 2018
Afshin ZiafatAfshin Ziafat
The Sending Gospel Pastor Afshin Ziafat dives into God's word and encourages believers to be obedient to the calling of Christ and go out into spaces that are uncomfortable for the perpetuation of...
Missions
Oct 9, 2018
Afshin ZiafatAfshin Ziafat
The Call Afshin Ziafat, lead pastor of Providence Church in Frisco, TX, begins the Missions and Evangelism Lectureship with an encouraging message about the replication of the gospel and...
Article
Jun 13, 2018
Sandra GlahnSandra Glahn
A Visual and Martial Arts Sensei: Profile of Keith D. Yates Sometimes when I meet a person whose face may not be famous but whose reputation is well known, I play a little game. I count the minutes it takes for them to make sure strangers...
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...
Review
Sep 20, 2017
Joseph D. FantinJoseph D. Fantin
The New Testament on Sexuality (Attitudes towards Sexuality in Judaism and Christianity in the Hellenistic Greco-Roman Era) This is the final volume in Loader’s five-part series on “attitudes towards sexuality in Judaism and Christianity of the Hellenistic Greco-Roman era.” The previous volumes...
Spiritual Life
Aug 9, 2017
Joe M. Allen Jr.Joe M. Allen Jr.
Diamond Drops Dr. Joe Allen, DTS Campus Pastor, shares three beautiful admonitions for joyful obedience from Paul's letter to the Thessalonians.
Theology
Jan 9, 2017
Glenn R. KreiderGlenn R. Kreider
Shaped By the Future: Reclaiming the Hope of Eschatology Their response is often “eschatology schmeschatology, I am a panmillennialist; it will all pan out in the end.”
Theology
Sep 12, 2016
Mark L. BaileyMark L. Bailey
Follow Christ's Lead When I was a child, my family and I lived across the mountains from him and would often make the five-hour drive, climbing and descending through three mountain passes just to get...
Chapel
Sep 7, 2016
Richard Ellis
Suppository Preaching Pastor Richard Ellis of Reunion Church in downtown Dallas affirms the commitment of both time and truth as necessary in the process of discipleship.
Arts & Media
Dec 8, 2015
Michael J. SvigelMichael J. Svigel
The Irresistible Force of Star Wars: 3 Theological Approaches So why do so many people across generations, cultures, and religions find Star Wars so captivating? Is it the compelling characters? The spectacular score? The breathtaking special...
Bible
Nov 10, 2015
Tom DoyleTom Doyle
One of Our Finest Hours Rev. Tom Doyle, Vice President of Church and Ministry Partnerships and Middle East/North Africa Director for E3 Partners, asserts Jesus' church in the Muslim world, despite...
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...
Public Square
Jun 26, 2015
Mark L. BaileyMark L. Bailey
A Response from Dallas Theological Seminary to Today’s Supreme Court Ruling on Same-Sex Marriage With the verdict of the Supreme Court today that legalizes same-sex marriage in the United States, we at Dallas Theological Seminary are grieved by this decision that seeks to...
Book Excerpts
Dec 30, 2013
Gloria FurmanGloria Furman
Glimpses of Grace: Treasuring the Gospel in Your Home Excerpted from Glimpses of Grace: Treasuring the Gospel in Your Home, by Gloria Furman (MA/CE, 2007). Today’s Forecast: Mundane with a 100 Percent Chance of...
Stories
Jun 5, 2013
Sandra GlahnSandra Glahn
Living with a Disability Members of the DTS family talk about what it’s like to live with disability—from the perspective of both the impaired and the caregiver—and how the body of Christ can both...
Book Excerpts
Jun 1, 2013
Gloria FurmanGloria Furman
Glimpses of Grace: Treasuring the Gospel in Your Home Introduction In the first draft of this introduction I wrote, “I want to flesh out the practical implications of the gospel in everyday life.” Then the thought...
Religion
Apr 23, 2013
Dwight EkholmDarrell L. BockDarrell L. Bock
Muslim Europe: Opportunities for Evangelism In Part 1 of this series, Dr. Bock and Dr. Ekholm discuss Dr. Ekholm’s work with refugees in Europe and the opportunities for ministering to Muslims in a Western, secular...
Article
Jan 23, 2013
William C. Peel
Take Your Faith to Work Bill Peel (ThM, 1976), executive director of LeTourneau University’s Center for Faith and Work, describes three attitudes the Bible says we should bring to the workplace.
Book Excerpts
Dec 1, 2012
R. Larry MoyerR. Larry Moyer
What Does It Mean? DTS grad Larry Moyer explores prayer and thanksgiving as essential qualities to one's Christian witness in the workplace.
Chapel
Sep 5, 2012
Willie J. BoldenWillie J. Bolden
The Merging of the Message and Messenger Dr. Willie Bolden, Executive Director, Church & Pastoral Relations, DTS-Houston, explains that as believers we are called to live in keeping with the message we preach.
Spiritual Life
Jun 1, 2012
Mark L. BaileyMark L. Bailey
Who You Are, Wherever You Are Can you sense God’s calling? As you read and pray with us, consider how you too can take His Word into your world.
Chapel
Mar 27, 2012
Mark L. HitchcockMark L. Hitchcock
When Will the Believing Be Leaving Dr. Mark Hitchcock, Senior Pastor, Faith Bible Church, Edmond, OK, urges believers to live with a sense of urgency and anticipation of the rapture because it could happen at any...
Chapel
Mar 31, 2011
Craig A. Blaising
The Day of the Lord Dr. Craig Blaising, Provost, Southwestern Theological Seminary Fort Worth, TX, walks us through Paul's explanation of the Day of the Lord.