Author: Dave Jenkins

The Word of Christ

Colossians 3:1-17, “If then you have been raised with Christ, seek the things that are above, where Christ is, seated at the right hand of God. 2 Set your minds on things that are above, not on things that are on earth. 3 For you have died, and your life is hidden with Christ in God. 4 When Christ who is your life appears, then you also will appear with him in glory. 5 Put to death therefore what is earthly in you: sexual immorality, impurity, passion, evil desire, and covetousness, which is idolatry. 6 On account of these the wrath of God is...

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Episode 141– Nick Roark–Biblical Theology How the Church Faithfully Teaches the Gospel

Welcome to the 141st episode of Equipping You in Grace. On today’s episode, Dave Jenkins talks with Nick Roark about his book, Biblical Theology How the Church Faithfully Teaches the Gospel (Crossway, 2018). What you’ll hear in this episode The treasure of daily Bible reading. Taking a life-long perspective of walking with God. Why the discipline of biblical theology is so essential to reading the Bible faithfully. How missing the point of the Bible’s story produces false gospels and false churches A summary of the Bible’s storyline and how it centers on the person and work of Jesus Christ. The...

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Weekly Roundup 4/9/2018-4/14/2018

This is our weekly roundup of posts for 4/9/2018-4/14/2018. 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 4/9/2018 Trusting in the Lord During Seasons of Waiting by Justin Huffman http://servantsofgrace.org/trusting-in-the-lord-during-seasons-of-waiting/ Episode 140– Derek Thomas- Heaven on Earth What the Bible Teaches about Life to Come http://servantsofgrace.org/episode-140-derek-thomas-heaven-on-earth-what-the-bible-teaches-about-life-to-come/ Walking in Christ by Dave Jenkins http://servantsofgrace.org/walking-in-christ/ Tuesday 4/10/2018 Mission Means More Than a Tip by Peter Yi http://servantsofgrace.org/mission-means-more-than-a-tip/ God in Christ by Dave...

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Weekly Roundup of Links 4/9/2018-4/14/2018

This is our weekly roundup of links for 4/9/2018-4/14/2018 from around the web. We hope you find the following articles helpful to your growth in godliness. Articles from Around the Internet: Free Ebook of Reading the Bible Supernaturally from Desiring God. https://www.desiringgod.org/free-ebook-reading-the-bible-supernaturally Our writing team writes all over the internet for a variety of publications like Desiring God, TGC, and much here. A Voice For the Vulnerable by Christy Britton over at True Woman. https://www.reviveourhearts.com/true-woman/blog/voice-vulnerable/ Earthly Parenting and the Heavenly Father by Christy Britton over at Morning by Morning. http://www.morningbymorning.org/2018/04/03/earthly-parenting-and-the-heavenly-father/ Top Articles on Servants of Grace this week. The...

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Appearances Can Be Deceiving

Colossians 2:20-23, “20 If with Christ you died to the elemental spirits of the world, why, as if you were still alive in the world, do you submit to regulations— 21 “Do not handle, Do not taste, Do not touch” 22 (referring to things that all perish as they are used)—according to human precepts and teachings? 23 These have indeed an appearance of wisdom in promoting self-made religion and asceticism and severity to the body, but they are of no value in stopping the indulgence of the flesh.” Ever since the fall, fear of evil spirits has plagued humanity. This fear has manifested...

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