Philippians 1

Spiritual Life
May 25, 2017
Luke SpencerLuke Spencer
Three Ways the Content of our Prayer Exposes our Theology When churches introduce the topic of prayer, people often experience anxiety in two areas. They fear someone will ask them to pray in a small group or another public setting and/or...
Ministry
Mar 20, 2017
BJ RathbunBJ Rathbun
Jeanne Hendricks: God’s Grace Before, Beside, and After “Prof” Hendricks “Prof” Howard Hendricks—affectionately “Howie,” to his wife—left an incredible legacy of godly leadership when he went to be with the Lord in...
Bible
Sep 17, 2015
Brian Lonergan
Fruitful Labor Brian Lonergan, Sports and Fitness Minister at Northwest Bible Church, shares how God allowed him to leverage the platform placed before him, challenging listeners to be the vessel...
Bible
Jun 24, 2015
Mark L. BaileyMark L. Bailey
On the Way to the Day of Christ Dr. Mark Bailey, President of Dallas Theological Seminary, looks at Paul's opening prayer in Philippians 1:9-11 and examines the three specific things that Paul prays for on the...
Bible
Feb 12, 2015
David WritebolNancy Writebol
Resilience in Ministry David and Nancy Writebol, Ebola survivor and missionaries with Sudan Interior Mission (SIM), remind us that God's call on our lives doesn't change, but many times the direction...
Ministry
Sep 2, 2014
Paul E. PettitPaul E. Pettit
Following Jesus in Seminary An excerpt from Blessed Are the Balanced: A Seminarian’s Guide to Following Jesus in the Academy, by Dr. Paul Pettit, DTS grad and adjunct professor of pastoral...
Article
Nov 5, 2013
Andrew B. SeidelAndrew B. Seidel
A Leader's Pilgrimage Leadership development is a lifelong journey in which our sovereign God orchestrates the experiences, crises, and tests of life to develop in a man or woman those qualities...
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...
Article
May 11, 2013
DTS Celebrates Nearly 400 New Graduates DTS celebrated God's faithful work in the lives of 396 new graduates at commencement exercises on May 11, 2013. Kelly Shackelford delivered the commencement address.
Bible
Jan 15, 2013
Mark L. BaileyMark L. Bailey
A Great Place to Start Dr. Mark Bailey, President, Dallas Theological Seminary; Professor of Bible Exposition, DTS, explains how Paul's emphasis on prayer, power, priority, and perspective allows us to...
Spiritual Life
Aug 15, 2011
Barb Peil
Free at Last: Sidebar Those who know Christ have come to know the truth that sets us free. We are… Free of sin’s ultimate consequences through God’s forgiveness (Col....
Article
Apr 1, 2011
Jeffrey A. Watson
The Nicodemus Question How can a man be born when he is old? (John 3:4). With a curious frown, the great silver-bearded attorney let his question just float there, suspended in the damp night air. How...
Bible
Mar 11, 2011
Afshin Ziafat
Life for Others Afshin Ziafat, Lead Pastor of Providence Church in Frisco, TX, asks us to keep our eyes on Jesus.
Chapel
Feb 17, 2010
Ramesh RichardRamesh Richard
The Ministry Problematic Dr. Ramesh Richard, professor of Pastoral Ministries, reminds us that everything that occurs is used by God for the advancement of the Gospel.
Bible
Dec 4, 2009
Mary Dean
Partnering in Ministry Pastoral leader of equipping at Stonebriar Community Church, Mrs. Mary Dean talks about being intentionally invested in the lives of others.
Bible
Dec 1, 2009
Roy B. ZuckRoy B. Zuck
Coping with Grief The death of your loved one may have been anticipated, coming after a long illness. Or it may have been so sudden that it was totally unexpected. Whatever the cause, death is...
Spiritual Life
Jul 1, 2009
Ramesh RichardRamesh Richard
Fail Safe: Facing Failure Successfully DTS professor Dr. Ramesh Richard speaks to the niche audience of Christian CEOs, business owners, entrepreneurs, and other leaders who do not like to fail and haven’t yet failed,...
Chapel
Jun 24, 2009
Joye B. BakerJoye B. Baker
Why Me? Why? Joye Baker, adjunct professor of Christian Education, reads from Philippians 1:12. She discusses why God sees every loss or difficult circumstance we face as an opportunity to...
Bible
Apr 22, 2008
Kaho Jim
Keys to Renewable Joy Mr. Kaho Jim outlines how we can have renewable joy in our ministry marathon by adopting several principles found in Philippians 1.
Stories
Jul 7, 2006
John F. Walvoord (1910–2002) Home for Christmas Our beloved John F. Walvoord, long-time president and chancellor emeritus at Dallas Theological Seminary and one of the most prominent evangelical scholars of the twentieth...
Article
Jul 7, 2006
Charles R. SwindollCharles R. Swindoll
Love Can Be Found in the Kitchen I heard a story about a woman, Elizabeth Makaila, who invited everyone into her kitchen. If you knew her, she would have invited you too. She would have insisted that you pull...
Article
Jul 7, 2006
Are You Using the Right Stuff? I once learned a valuable lesson while trying to cook my first meal on a camping trip. I was assigned to be the “camp cook” for an outing. I prepared myself for this noble task...
Article
Jul 7, 2006
Can Anything Good Come from Suffering? We will never fully understand why God permits evil, but we know from the Bible that He can use our trials to accomplish several things. To encourage us to prayCall upon me in...