Nov 27, 2018
Charles 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.
Nov 7, 2018
Balancing Life and Work
Rev. Bill Butterworth, president of Bill Butterworth Company in The Woodlands, TX, discusses the tenuous challenge of finding balance in life through the study of Jesus exhibiting...
Sep 20, 2018
Return on Investment
Blake Wilson, pastor of Crossover Bible Fellowship in Houston, TX, emphasizes the importance of investing in others through intentional, sacrificial, affectional, and relational...
Sep 17, 2018
Mentoring the Next Generation
Dr. Barbara Neumann, Assistant Dean of Students at DTS-Houston, discusses ministry to the next generation, noting people are hungry for mentors, though mentoring doesn't occur in...
Feb 9, 2018
The Heart of God and His Church
Dr. 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.
Feb 8, 2018
The Heart of God and Social Engagement
Dr. Michael Anthony, research professor of Educational Studies at Talbot School of Theology, discusses the compassion of God's heart when seen through the interactions of his...
Jan 23, 2018
Mandate for Ministry
Dr. Gary Brandenburg, co-lead pastor at Fellowship Bible Church in Dallas, TX, dives into Paul's second letter to Timothy and commends the value of mentoring through relationships,...
Jan 16, 2018
Mark L. Bailey
The Freedom of a Forgiving Heart
Dr. Mark Bailey, President and senior professor of Bible Exposition at DTS, speaks about forgiveness, the act of rooting mercy in compassion and canceling the debt of offense.
Sep 20, 2017
Charles R. Swindoll
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.
Jul 26, 2017
Mark M. Yarbrough
Sheep and Their Shepherd
Dr. Mark Yarbrough, VP of Academic Affairs at DTS, highlights the relationship between God and his people through the powerful imagery of the Great Shepherd and His sheep.
Faith & Work
Jun 14, 2017
Why We Need Friends
Dr. Ajith Fernando, Teaching Director at Youth For Christ in Sri Lanka, discusses how accountable friends help believers live wise, holy, and fruitful lives.
Apr 19, 2017
Barnabas: This Jewel Among Hobbits
Dr. Jonathan Murphy, Associate Professor of Pastoral Ministries at DTS, talks about Barnabas, an example of how to fulfill the "love well" part of "Teach Truth. Love Well."
Mar 29, 2017
Nathan D. Holsteen
The Benedictus Option
Dr. Nathan Holsteen, DTS Professor of Theological Studies, discusses the church and how, when facing hostility, it is more important than ever to feed her the proper diet - the...
Feb 23, 2017
Learn to Cry: A Theology of Tears
Rev. Vincent Parker, Pastor of Golden Gate Missionary Baptist Church, proposes a theology of tears, in which learning how to cry becomes a step toward mending broken relationships.
Feb 17, 2017
Jay E. Smith
Stirring Hearts, Banishing Superficiality
Dr. Jay Smith, DTS Professor of New Testament Studies, shares Pulitzer Prize winning photos that inspire pause and meditation as they intersect with scripture.
Jan 24, 2017
Alistair Begg, Senior Pastor of Parkside Church in Chagrin Falls, OH, begins the Spiritual Life Conference by addressing the theme of humility found in 1 Peter 5.
Oct 12, 2016
Cultural Engagement Chapel
David Bennett, Adjunct Speaker for Ravi Zacharias International Ministries, talks with Dr. Darrell Bock about his personal testimony and how to have healthy conversations with the...