Scripture: Matthew 5

A Good Word: πιστός – Faithful

Memories from my childhood bring a mix of emotions. My parents divorced when I was five,…
February 6, 2024

A Good Word: χάρις – Grace

Matthew 18:23–35 recounts one of Jesus’s well-known parables in which a servant, after being forgiven an…
January 1, 2024

A Good Word: υἱοθεσία – Adoption

Many people have personal experience with adoption–either as an adopter, an adoptee or knowing someone who…
December 1, 2023
The Salt & Light Factor

The Salt and Light Factor

Early in his Gospel, Matthew chronicles the peaceful seaside scene of Christ’s first sermon. Spread across…
November 27, 2023
Salt & Light: The Penetrating Influence of Character

Salt and Light: The Penetrating Influence of Character

You are the salt of the earth… You are the light of the world… let your…
November 27, 2023

The Clapham Sect: The Power of "We" Instead of "Me"

You are the light of the world. A city located on a hill cannot be hidden.…
November 27, 2023

Witnessing & Waiting

The Bible calls believers to be salt and light to a world that hasn’t yet met…
November 27, 2023

A Good Word: ἀγαθός – Good

In an encounter recorded in the Gospels, a wealthy man met Jesus on the road and,…
November 1, 2023

Sabbath for your Soul

In this episode, Kasey Olander, Shawn Shannon, and Sten-Erik Armitage discuss the beauty of Sabbath and…
October 17, 2023

Loving Well Through Our Witness: 1 Peter 2:11-12

Recent issues of DTS Magazine reminded us how to engage wisely with outsiders of the faith…
March 30, 2023

Barnabas: A Timeless Example of How to Love Well

Influence matters. It happens all the time and all around us. It’s not a question of…
March 30, 2023

Why Theology Needs Disability

Abstract This article explores the emerging field of theology and disability studies, beginning with an introduction…
April 22, 2021

A Biblical View of Sex, Love, and Marriage

In this episode, Mikel Del Rosario and Dr. Sean McDowell discuss a biblical perspective of sex,…
March 2, 2021
man standing next to podium speaking at DTS Chapel

Blessed are the Meek

Dr. Nathan Smith, senior pastor of Heritage Baptist Church in Lynchburg, VA, takes a look at…
February 25, 2020

Shrimp Leadership and Other Lessons from Mamá

Many people have come to believe that leadership is about changing the world and only rare…
May 12, 2019
Guest speaker recording The Table podcast

Faith in the Spotlight

In this episode, Mikel Del Rosario and Megan Alexander discuss thriving in your career while staying…
November 6, 2018

God's Creative Vision

From the very beginning, we see God’s artistry—in the act of creation—creating ex nihilo, out of…
June 20, 2018
Dr. Bock and guest recording The Table podcast

Ministry in the Workplace

In this episode, Dr. Darrell Bock and Elaine Kung discuss Faith and work, focusing on her…
June 12, 2018
Guest speaker recording The Table podcast

Reaching Muslims in the Middle East through Media – Classic

In this classic episode, Darrell Bock and Hormoz Shariat discuss reaching Muslims in Iran through media,…
May 23, 2017
Guest speaker recording The Table podcast

How to Engage in Spiritual Conversations

In this episode, Dr. Darrell Bock and Mary Jo Sharp discuss defending the faith, focusing on…
February 14, 2017

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…
January 9, 2017

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