On today’s Equipping You in Grace show, Dave Jenkins and Alasdair Groves have a wide-ranging conversation about helping people learn to process and navigate their emotions so they may grow in maturity and love, along with his book with Winston Smith, Untangling Emotions (Crossway, 2019).
What you’ll hear in this episode
- The importance emotions play in helping Christians grow in maturity and love.
- How feelings of shame impact how we engage with our emotions.
- How Christians should engage their more troubling emotions, such as anger and doubt.
- Advice for pastors and Bible teachers on doing a sermon series to help people learn to process and navigate their emotions in a God-honoring way.
- Strategies biblical counselors can use to help people process and navigate their emotions.
- How one can practically nourish their emotions.
- How emotions expression the things we love, value, and treasure.
- How Christians should process negative, unpleasant emotions.
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Dave Jenkins is happily married to Sarah Jenkins. He is a writer, editor, and speaker living in beautiful Southern Oregon. Dave is a lover of Christ, His people, the Church, and sound theology. He serves as the Executive Director of Servants of Grace Ministries, the Executive Editor of Theology for Life Magazine, and is the Host for the Equipping You in Grace Podcast. He is the author of The Word Explored: The Problem of Biblical Illiteracy and What To Do About It (House to House, 2021). You can find him on Facebook, Twitter, Instagram, Parler, Youtube, or read his newsletter. Dave loves to spend time with his wife, going to movies, eating at a nice restaurant, or going out for a round of golf with a good friend. He is also a voracious reader, in particular of Reformed theology, and the Puritans. You will often find him when he’s not busy with ministry reading a pile of the latest books from a wide variety of Christian publishers. Dave received his M.A.R. and M.Div through Liberty Baptist Theological Seminary.