Category: Equipping You in Grace

Episode 61- Greg Koukl– The Story of Reality

Welcome to the sixth-first episode of Equipping You in Grace. On today’s episode, Dave Jenkins interviews Greg Koukl– The Story of Reality: How the World Began, How It Ends, and Everything Important that Happens in Between (Zondervan, 2017). What you’ll hear in this episode: Greg’s life, ministry, marriage, and his current ministry projects. The five simple elements of the Christian Story. The four elements of a Christian worldview. Competing stories about the origins of the universe and how they fall short of the biblical worldview. The uniqueness of the Christian story and why it’s so important that the beginning starts...

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Episode 60- Dr. Jeremy Pierre– The Dynamic Heart in Daily Life: Connecting Christ to Human Experience

Welcome to the sixtieth episode of Equipping You in Grace. On today’s episode, Dave Jenkins interviews Dr. Jeremy Pierre about his book The Dynamic Heart in Daily Life: Connecting Christ to Human Experience (New Growth Press, 2016) What you’ll hear in this episode: Dr. Pierre’s life, ministry, marriage, and his current ministry projects. How a theology of experience relates to preaching. His experience with reductionist approaches to counseling and how his methodology avoids it. What the author means by the use of the heart as dynamic. What it means to have a “faith-centered” understanding of people. What the human experience is...

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Episode 59- Dr. Bruce Ashford– One Nation Under God: A Christian Hope for American Politics

Welcome to the fifty-ninth episode of Equipping You in Grace. On today’s episode, Dave Jenkins interviews Dr. Bruce Ashord about his book One Nation Under God: A Christian Hope for American Politics (B&H Academic, 2015) What you’ll hear in this episode: Dr. Ashford’s life, ministry, marriage, and his current ministry projects. Why politics is so difficult for Christians to navigate. Some of the biggest misconceptions that Christians today have about politics. How to be passionate about the gospel and care deeply about politics. What readers gain from reading this book especially in light of recent elections. How Christians should view...

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Episode 58- Four Ways to Respond When a Ministry Leader is Removed From Ministry

Welcome to the fifty-eighth episode of Equipping You in Grace. On today’s episode, Dave Jenkins talks about four ways to respond when a ministry leader is removed from ministry. What you’ll hear in this episode: How to Pray for the Ministry Leaders and their families. How to befriend Ministry Leaders and come alongside them in the work of life and ministry. How to take your own sin seriously and repent of your own sin. How to commit yourself afresh to the Grace of God and the work of the Local Church. How to continue to grow to be a gracious,...

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Episode 57- Dr. Ray Ortlund– Marriage and the Mystery of the Gospel

Welcome to the fifty-seventh episode of Equipping You in Grace. On today’s episode, Dave Jenkins interviews Dr. Ray Ortlund about his book Marriage and the Mystery of the Gospel (Crossway, 2016) What you’ll hear in this episode: Dr. Ortlund’s life, ministry, marriage, and his current ministry projects. What a joyful confidence in marriage as God originally gave it to us look like. How will we once again see reformation and revival in our land. How husbands can both prize and praise their wife. How Christians can champion biblical sexual ethics. The critical nature of repentance as it relates to our...

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