Book Excerpt: Smart Church FinancesStewardship and Joy
In the parable of the talents (Matt 25:14–30), Jesus illustrated some clear business principles relevant to today’s church. The servants are given five,...
Jan 21, 2020
Aaron ArmstrongKat L. ArmstrongTravis CookKymberli Cook
Double Ministry FamiliesIn this episode, Kymberli Cook, Travis Cook, Kat Armstrong, and Aaron Armstrong discuss key challenges of families with both spouses serving in separate ministries.
Nov 19, 2019
John MarriottMikel Del Rosario
Why Do People Leave the Church?In this episode, Mikel Del Rosario and John Marriott discuss deconversion, focusing how individuals lose their faith and how churches and parents can help instill a faith that...
Oct 1, 2019
Kat L. ArmstrongNika SpauldingSam EatonDarrell L. Bock
Millennials Leaving the Church - ClassicIn this classic episode, Darrell L. Bock, Kat L. Armstrong, Sam Eaton, and Nika Spaulding discuss millennials leaving the church, focusing on how to better engage with this...
Arts & Media
Jul 9, 2019
Patrick ThomasRyan FlaniganDarrell L. BockMikel Del Rosario
What Makes a Good Elder Board?In this episode, Bill Hendricks and Dr. Gary Brandenburg discuss selecting good elder board and developing leaders in the church.
Feb 15, 2019
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The Indispensable ChurchMrs. Joni Eareckson Tada, founder and CEO of Joni and Friends International Disability Center in Agoura Hills, CA, encourages believers toward a deeper trust in the Lord as they...
A Heart Like JesusTodd Wagner, senior pastor of Watermark Community Church, discusses the fig tree that bore no fruit, reflecting on the fruitfulness of a church devoid of the heart of Jesus.
Mar 22, 2018
The Church's BusinessAndy 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.
Mar 7, 2018
WEC: Resurrection's DNADr. Nik Ripken speaks about the reality of persecution and how some followers of Jesus and churches surrender their faith without a fight while others live out the resurrection,...
Singleness and the Church CommunityIn this classic episode, Dr. Darrell Bock, Dr. Abraham Kuruvilla and Kari Stainback discuss singleness, focusing on how the church can better minister to singles.
Feb 9, 2018
The Heart of God and His ChurchDr. Michael Anthony concludes the W.H. Griffith Thomas Memorial Lectureship with a deeper look into the heart of God for the church, the bride of Christ and his children.
Eschatology in the Nicene CreedIn this episode, Drs. Darrell L. Bock and Glenn Kreider discuss the Nicene Creed, focusing on its historical context and statement on eschatology.
Nov 27, 2017
Barry D. JonesMichael J. SvigelDarrell L. Bock
Is Church More than a Sermon?At this student dinner event, Drs. Darrell L. Bock, Michael Svigel, and Barry Jones discuss the question, "Why does church attendance matter if we have worship music, sermons...
Oct 31, 2017
John D. HannahMichael J. SvigelDarrell L. Bock
500th Anniversary of the ReformationIn this episode, Drs. Darrell L. Bock, Michael Svigel, and John Hannah discuss the historical context and essential values of the Protestant Reformation.
Sep 13, 2017
Bruce W. Fong
Doing Good During Difficult TimesDr. Bruce Fong, Dean of DTS-Houston, shares about how community within the church contributes to the good work of the church in the lives of the community outside the church.
Sep 5, 2017
From the Reformation to Start-Up NationDr. Erez Soref, President of the Israel College of the Bible, walks through God's re-establishment of Israel and how the Messianic-Jewish movement in Israel and surrounding area is...
Arts & Media
Aug 22, 2017
Reg GrantSandra GlahnTimothy J. BasselinDarrell L. Bock
Theology and the ArtsIn this episode, Drs. Darrell L. Bock, Reg Grant, Sandra Glahn, and Tim Basselin discuss theology in the arts, focusing on the Christian’s role in engaging with and producing...
Aug 15, 2017
Kevin VanHoozerDarrell L. Bock
The Pastor as Public TheologianIn this episode, Drs. Darrell Bock and Kevin Vanhoozer discuss the pastor as public theologian, focusing on the minister’s identity and mission.
Arts & Media
Jul 25, 2017
Gerry BreshearsDarrell L. Bock
Church in the Information AgeIn this episode, Dr. Darrell L. Bock and Gerry Breshears discuss Technology and the Faith, discussing applications, pitfalls, and benefits of the Church in the Information Age.