Be Excellent as Christ Is Excellent

Be Grounded in God’s Own Glory and Excellence As Daniel Harrington and James Keenan contend, “From an ethical viewpoint, the end is the quintessential point of departure, since strong ethical systems always start with the end. The goal always defines the agenda being...

The Necessity of the Atonement

We’ve been looking at the atonement in our study of Great Doctrines of the Bible by Martyn Lloyd-Jones. First, we looked at a few theories of the atonement that don’t do justice to the teaching of Scripture. Then, we looked at the biblical teaching of the...

Husband of One Wife and Fighting Sexual Sin

On today’s Warriors of Grace episode, Dave talks about what it means to be a husband of one wife, along with providing strategies to learn to fight sexual sin with Scripture, joy in the Lord, and other practical guidance. What you’ll hear in this episode What it means...

John Knox: The Founder of the Presbyterian Church

When we consider the Reformers, we may picture strong men and women with booming voices that echoed around the gathered crowd. We picture them as fearless, rebuking whoever contradicted the true teachings of Scripture, calling out heresy for what it was. But this...

Christ-Centered Teaching: How His Kingdom Comes

Introduction What is the message we have to preach, but this? “The kingdom of heaven is at hand.” Recently I preached this core Christian message. It was recorded, and subsequently broadcast on several sites that ended up on the Internet. I often receive replies to...

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...

Ask Us Anything

Satan, Demons, and the Christian

On today’s episode, a listener writes in and asks Dave, "Are Demons Really Fallen Angels?" What you’ll hear in this episode What the Bible Teaches about Satan. Why Christians do not need to fear false teachers or Satan. The power of the gospel of Christ. Subscribing,...

The Importance of Guarding Your Heart in the Christian Life

On today’s episode, a listener writes in and asks, "What does guarding your heart mean in the Bible?" What you’ll hear in this episode Guarding the Heart and a Right View of the Word of God. Guarding the Heart and Gratitude for the Grace of God. Guarding the Heart and...

New Year, New Resolutions to Grow in the Grace of God

On today’s episode, Jim writes in and asks Dave, “In the new year I want to make resolutions that will help me to grow in the grace of God, but I’m not sure how to do so?” What you’ll hear in this episode How the example of Jonathan Edwards making resolutions at the...
Facing Temptation and the High Priestly Ministry of Jesus

Facing Temptation and the High Priestly Ministry of Jesus

On today's episode, a listener writes in today and asks, “How does understanding Jesus High Priestly ministry relate to dealing with temptation? What you’ll hear in this episode The Two-Fold Result of Christ’s Death. The Active Help of Jesus in Temptation. Christ Like...

The Christian Grace of Thankfulness

The Christian Grace of Thankfulness

On today's episode, a listener writes in today and asks, “What is so important about thankfulness in the Christian life?" What you’ll hear in this episode The New Testament description of the Christian life. The Call to Thankfulness. The nature of true Christian...

The Meaning and Importance of the Omnipotence of God

The Meaning and Importance of the Omnipotence of God

On today's episode, a listener writes in today and asks, “What does it mean that God is omnipotent?" What you’ll hear in this episode How the Bible Speaks About Omnipotence Omnipotence and Creation Omnipotence, Government, and Leadership Omnipotence and the Character...

The Importance of Encouragement in the Christian Life

The Importance of Encouragement in the Christian Life

On today's episode, a listener writes in today and asks, “Can you please help me to learn about the importance of encouragement and confronting Satan's lies in my Christian life?" What you’ll hear in this episode The importance...

Gospel Hope for Those with an Absentee Father

Gospel Hope for Those with an Absentee Father

On today's episode, a listener writes in today and asks, “How can I understand the idea of God the Father?" What you’ll hear in this episode The Fatherhood of God in Scripture. Personal Story of Forgiveness and Healing. Gospel Hope for Those with an Absentee Father....

Cultivating Godly Character While Waiting on the Lord

Cultivating Godly Character While Waiting on the Lord

On today's episode, a listener writes in today and asks, “How can I cultivate godly character while waiting on the Lord?" What you’ll hear in this episode The Bible’s teaching on waiting on God. Focusing on the Lord in all of life. Challenges are opportunities to grow...

The Power of the Holy Spirit

The Power of the Holy Spirit

On today's episode, a listener writes in today and asks, “Who Is the Holy Spirit? What is the Holy Spirit's Power?" What you’ll hear in this episode The Holy Spirit is a divine Person. The Holy Spirit and the Trinity. The work of the Holy Spirit. The Power of the Holy...

The Meaning of Romans 8:28 and It’s Impact on the Christian Life

The Meaning of Romans 8:28 and It’s Impact on the Christian Life

On today's episode, Sam writes in today and asks, “What Is the Meaning of Romans 8:28? Does God Really Work All Things for Good?” What you’ll hear in this episode Context around Romans 8:28. What the prescriptive and descriptive will of God. Why History Belongs to God...

The Difference Between God’s Manifest Presence and His Omnipresence

The Difference Between God’s Manifest Presence and His Omnipresence

On today's episode, Patrick writes in today and asks, “Can you please explain what the difference between God’s manifest presence and omnipresence is?” What you’ll hear in this episode Why the God of the Bible cannot be contained by space. The Creator’s everywhere...