Author: Dave Jenkins

The Nearness of God in His Word

Psalm 119:145-152, “145 With my whole heart I cry; answer me, O Lord! I will keep your statutes. 146 I call to you; save me, that I may observe your testimonies. 147 I rise before dawn and cry for help; I hope in your words. 148 My eyes are awake before the watches of the night, that I may meditate on your promise. 149 Hear my voice according to your steadfast love; O Lord, according to your justice give me life. 150 They draw near who persecute me with evil purpose; they are far from your law. 151 But you are near, O Lord, and all...

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Episode 129– Dayton Hartman- Lies Pastors Believe: 7 Ways To Elevate Yourself, Subvert The Gospel, and Undermine the Church

Welcome to the 129th episode of Equipping You in Grace. On today’s episode, Dave Jenkins talks Dayton Hartman about his book, Lies Pastors Believe: 7 Ways To Elevate Yourself, Subvert The Gospel, and Undermine the Church (Lexham Press, 2017). What you’ll hear in this episode: Why pursuing a platform for our significance, recognition, relevance, and recognition so dangerous along with some solutions to this significant issue. The danger of being focused on what we have to instead of what God has said in His Word. The benefits of writing sermons in community. Guidelines for finding godly people to provide sermon...

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Weekly Roundup of Links 2/12/2018-2/19/2018

This is our weekly roundup of links for 2/12/2018-2/19/2018 from around the web. We hope you find the following articles helpful to your growth in godliness. Articles from Around the Internet: 1) Repenting of Confirmation Bias Christianity by Jared C. Wilson over at TGC. https://www.thegospelcoalition.org/blogs/jared-c-wilson/repenting-confirmation-bias-christianity/ 2) Why Do Christians Still Die? by David Murray over at Tabletalk Magazine. https://tabletalkmagazine.com/posts/2018/02/why-do-christians-still-die/ 3) Why Hospitality Is Vital to Church Planting by Tony Merida over at TGC. https://www.thegospelcoalition.org/article/hospitality-vital-church-planting/ Our writing team writes all over the internet for a variety of publications like Desiring God, TGC, and much here. 1) How Reading Poetry Can...

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Weekly Roundup 2/12/2018-2/16/2018

This is our weekly roundup of posts for 2/12/2018-2/17/2018. If you have any feedback on how we can serve you our readers better, I would appreciate it.  Thank you for reading and allowing us to minister to you throughout this past week through these posts. Monday 2/12/2018 A Lament for Valentine’s Day by Gaye Clark http://servantsofgrace.org/lament-valentines-day/ What is True Love? by Justin Huffman http://servantsofgrace.org/what-is-true-love/ Tuesday 2/13/2018 Episode 5- The Why and How of Daily Bible Reading http://servantsofgrace.org/episode-5-the-why-and-how-of-daily-bible-reading/ A Right View of God and His Word by James Williams http://servantsofgrace.org/a-right-view-of-god-and-his-word/  Real Love Really Matters: The Superiority of Christian Love in...

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#84: The Peace of God[Sermon]

http://media.blubrry.com/equipping_you_in_grace/p/www.podtrac.com/pts/redirect.mp3/servantsofgrace.org/mediafolder/ThePeaceofGod.mp3Podcast: Play in new window | Download | EmbedSubscribe Apple Podcasts | Android | Email | Google Play | Stitcher | RSS | Equipping You in GraceJoin Dave as he continues the study of the Gospel of John by looking at John...

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