Paul’s Conversion

Galatians 1:15–17, “15 But when he who had set me apart before I was born, and who called me by his grace, 16 was pleased to reveal his Son to me, in order that I might preach him among the Gentiles, I did not immediately consult with anyone; 17 nor did I go up...

Vulnerable: Rethinking Human Trafficking – Raleigh Sadler

“Preach the gospel – and if necessary use words.” This pithy quote by St. Francis of Assisi has captured the hearts and minds of many. The sentiment sounds right and may even feel right but fails, in the final analysis, to do justice to the gospel. Yes, the gospel...

The Difference Between God’s Manifest Presence and His Omnipresence

On today's episode, Patrick writes in today and asks, “Can you please explain what the difference between God’s manifest presence and omnipresence is?” What you’ll hear in this episode Why the God of the Bible cannot be contained by space. The Creator’s...

Paul a Man with a Past and Future in Christ

Galatians 1:13-14, “For you have heard of my former life in Judaism, how I persecuted the church of God violently and tried to destroy it.  And I was advancing in Judaism beyond many of my own age among my people, so extremely zealous was I for the traditions of...

Four Sustaining Graces for Seasons of Depression

“Nights of watching and days of weeping have been mine,” Charles Spurgeon wrote, “ but I hope the cloud is passing.” These were the words of a Pastor “prostrate with depression,” written in a letter to his congregation in 1871. Many of us know what it’s like to...

Dave Jenkins– Help and Hope for Those Facing Depression

On today’s Equipping You in Grace show, Joey Tomlinson interviews Dave Jenkins about his background dealing with anxiety and depression, how his wife helps him deal with anxiety and depression, and healthy God-centered help for coping with anxiety and depression,...

Could There be Two Kinds of Hope?

“We have run out of options. Your ankle will continue to get worse and you may eventually be unable to walk on it. In order to prolong your use of it, you must avoid all running, jumping, and stress on your leg. To the best of your ability, even avoid gaining much...

Hope for a Despairing Ogress

My daughter hijacks the auxiliary cord every time she gets in my minivan.   Recently, she has been listening to “I Know It’s Today” from Shrek The Musical.  And, I hate to say it, but listening to it has reminded me I am a lot more like Fiona than a Disney...

A Heavenly Gospel

Galatians 1:11–12,  “For I would have you know, brothers, that the gospel that was preached by me is not man's gospel. For I did not receive it from any man, nor was I taught it, but I received it through a revelation of Jesus Christ. Along with their charge that...

Our Miserably Tarnished Version of Hospitality

The church’s focus on bringing the world into the pulpit and pew has had its effect on the home and how we view hospitality. We have set our gaze to the world for our cue to exhibit a miserably tarnished version of hospitality. Like the church, we have become...

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