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 and how the author connects it to Christ.
  • How connecting Christ to people’s human experiences help those struggling with depression and anxiety.
  • What he hopes readers take away from reading the The Dynamic Heart in Daily Life.

About the Author:

Jeremy Pierre, PhD, is Associate Professor of Biblical Counseling and Dean of Students at Southern Seminary. He is also a pastor at Clifton Baptist Church. He is coauthor of The Pastor and Counseling. He and his wife Sarah raise their five children in Louisville, Kentucky.

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