Welcome to the 149th episode of Equipping You in Grace. On today’s episode, Dave Jenkins talks with Owen Strachan about his book, The Essential Jonathan Edwards: An Introduction to the Life and Teaching of America’s Greatest Theologian (Moody, 2018).

What you’ll hear in this episode

  • How Jonathan Edwards help Christians to learn to love, treasure, proclaim and adorn sound doctrine.
  • How Edwards use of examples from nature help Christians become better thinkers and writers.
  • How Christians can regain a biblical understanding of beauty as Edwards understood it.
  • How we can regain a biblical understanding of revival as Edwards taught it.
  • How Edwards helps Christian men and Christian leaders regain a biblical understanding of shepherding in the home.
  • How Edwards dedication to growing in the knowledge of God helps pastors and ministry leaders become better pastor-theologians, today.
  • The relevancy of Edwards inside and outside the church today.
  • The legacy of Jonathan Edwards.
  • What men like Jonathan Edwards would look like today regarding their approach to the Christian life and ministry.

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