Tim Chester- Truth We Can Touch: How Baptism and Communion Shape Our Lives

On today’s Equipping You in Grace show, Dave and Tim Chester talk about the purpose and nature of baptism and the Lord’s Supper, how Christian’s shared stories give them identity and shape the way they live, along with his new book, Truth We Can Touch: How Baptism and...

Monitor Your Motives

Philippians 1:15-18a, “Some indeed preach Christ from envy and rivalry, but others from good will. The latter do it out of love, knowing that I am put here for the defense of the gospel. The former proclaim Christ out of rivalry, not sincerely but thinking to afflict...

Pastor, Don’t Quit—Learn to Lament

When Ministry Wears You Out Years ago, I remember hearing a seasoned pastor say, “Ministry would be a cake-walk if it wasn’t for people.” His tongue-in-cheek statement revealed what people know: pastoral ministry is hard. It isn’t long until the passionate calling...

If Jesus Wept, We Can Too

Quickly after becoming a Christian, I developed my theology of suffering. I had all the answers to the hard questions of life (or so I thought) and thought surely those answers would be all I needed to face any kind of suffering headed my way. With Romans 8:28 written...

The Reason You Are Married

Marriage for God’s Glory The ultimate thing to see in the Bible about marriage is that it exists for God’s glory. Most foundationally, marriage is the doing of God. Most ultimately, marriage is the display of God. It is designed by God to display his glory in a way...

#34: Faithful In Friendship[Sermon]

Join Dave as he continues our 1 Samuel series looking at 1 Samuel 23:15-29.

Equipping You in Grace

Episode 142– Brian Hedges– Watchfulness: Recovering a Lost Spiritual Discipline

Welcome to the 142nd episode of Equipping You in Grace. On today's episode, Dave Jenkins talks with Brian Hedges about his book, Watchfulness: Recovering a Lost Spiritual Discipline (Reformation Heritage, 2018). What you’ll hear in this episode The need for guardrails...

Episode 141– Nick Roark–Biblical Theology How the Church Faithfully Teaches the Gospel

Welcome to the 141st episode of Equipping You in Grace. On today's episode, Dave Jenkins talks with Nick Roark about his book, Biblical Theology How the Church Faithfully Teaches the Gospel (Crossway, 2018). What you’ll hear in this episode The treasure of daily Bible...

Episode 140– Derek Thomas- Heaven on Earth What the Bible Teaches about Life to Come

Welcome to the 140th episode of Equipping You in Grace. On today's episode, Dave Jenkins talks with Derek Thomas about his book Heaven on Earth What the Bible Teaches about Life to Come (Christian Focus, 2018). What you’ll hear in this episode Why it’s so important...