Welcome to the 122nd episode of Equipping You in Grace. On today’s episode, Dave Jenkins talks with Doug Bond about his book The Poetic Wonder of Isaac Watts (A Long Line of Godly Men Profile) (Reformation Trust, 2013).

What you’ll hear in this episode:

  • Who is Isaac Watts.
  • Watt’s Approach to Worship.
  • What a poet-theologian is.
  • The legacy of Isaac Watts.
  • Our need for wonder in worship.
  • Why the Church again needs men like Watts and what such men would look like today.

About the Guest

Douglas Bond is tutor for the Oxford Creative Writing Master Class and adjunct instructor in church history at Western Reformed Seminary in Tacoma, Wash. He is also a conference speaker and author of numerous books, including The Mighty Weakness of John Knox.

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