Andreas Kostenberger- The Jesus of the Gospels: An Introduction

On today’s Equipping You in Grace, Dave and Dr. Andreas Kostenberger discuss strategies to read the Gospels, how the Gospels use the Old Testament and how this helps Christians read the Gospel rightly, along with advice for preaching and teaching the Gospels, along...

Suffering Well in Community

I am most definitely not a fisherman. I subscribe to the old saying, “There is a fine line between fishing and standing on the shore like an idiot.” So, maybe I am not the one to use a fishing illustration to begin. However, there is something that even I have picked...

Manual Transmission: the Importance of Having Multiple Gears of Motivation

Few things are more important for spiritual growth than motivation. Unfortunately, many Christians are idealists when it comes to spiritual drive. They think and act as if there is only one sanctioned motive for obedience. The underlying logic of their spirituality is...

The Love and Peace of Christ

Colossians 3:14-15, “14 And above all these put on love, which binds everything together in perfect harmony. 15 And let the peace of Christ rule in your hearts, to which indeed you were called in one body. And be thankful.” Continuing his discussion of what the new...

#9: Rekindling the First Love[Sermon]

Join Dave as he continues our Revelation series looking at Revelation 2:1–7.

Daily Bites Of God’s Word On The True Nature Of Dying To Self

On this new Daily Bites of God’s Word, Andy discusses the true nature of dying to self, and helps us understand what this means and it’s the importance to the Christian life.

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Faith and the Means of the Grace of God

Colossians 3:12-13, “12 Put on then, as God's chosen ones, holy and beloved, compassionate hearts, kindness, humility, meekness, and patience, 13 bearing with one another and, if one has a complaint against another, forgiving each other; as the Lord has forgiven you,...

Why God Speaks Through His Word

On today’s episode, a listener writes in and asks Dave, “Does God Still Speak to Us Today?" What you’ll hear in this episode The Word of God, Conviction, and Humility. The Word of God and the Reception of the Lord. The Word of God and Growing in the Grace of God. The...

Theological Triage – 2nd Order Issues Part 1

On this new By His Grace show, Andy and Dave consider what second-order doctrines are and how they affect the real lives of real people in local churches. What You Will Hear on This Episode Why second-order doctrines are those doctrines that are critical to...

A New Humanity in Christ

Colossians 3:9-11, “9 Do not lie to one another, seeing that you have put off the old self with...

A Long Line of Grace

The Book of Genealogy When the time has come for you to begin reading the Gospel according to...

Putting Off and Putting On

Colossians 3:9-10, “9 Do not lie to one another, seeing that you have put off the old self[a] with...

Empowering Love

Empowering Love

On today’s Warriors of Grace show continuing season two Dave discusses the true nature of spiritual nature of warfare and why there’s an emphasis upon the grace of God, staying alert to Satan’s attack, and why those who grasp the grace of God are those made most...

Human Precepts and Teachings

Human Precepts and Teachings

Colossians 2:21-22, “21 “Do not handle, Do not taste, Do not touch” 22 (referring to things that all perish as they are used)—according to human precepts and teachings?” Of all the things that could be said about biblical Christianity, one would be hard-pressed to...

Dead to the World Alive to Christ

Dead to the World Alive to Christ

Colossians 2:20, “If with Christ you died to the elemental spirits of the world, why, as if you were still alive in the world, do you submit to regulations.” Fear of evil spirits has plagued humanity since the fall, manifesting itself in a variety of superstitions,...

Four Traps to Avoid When You Suffer

Four Traps to Avoid When You Suffer

4 Traps to Avoid When You Suffer from Crossway on Vimeo. The 2 Kinds of Doubt As I thought about my own experience, I wanted to organize my thoughts and experience for others in these two categories of traps that every sufferer faces and the comfort that is offered to...

God-Given Growth

God-Given Growth

Colossians 2:19, “and not holding fast to the Head, from whom the whole body, nourished and knit together through its joints and ligaments, grows with a growth that is from God.” Life is not possible without one’s head attached. As the control center of the human...

The Meaning And Purpose Of Eschatology

The Meaning And Purpose Of Eschatology

On today’s episode, a listener writes in and asks Dave, "What is Eschatology?" What you’ll hear in this episode Eschatology is the study of what Scripture teaches about the end times. What the already/not yet of the Kingdom of God is and why it matters. Six Ways...

Theological Triage – 1st Order Issues Part 1

Theological Triage – 1st Order Issues Part 1

On this new By His Grace show, Andy and Dave consider what first-order theology is, what convictions set Christianity apart, and how first-order doctrines affect the Christian life and ministry. What You Will Hear on This Episode What Christian dogma is and why it...

Discovering Gratitude During COVID-19

Discovering Gratitude During COVID-19

Are you feeling down these days because of everything you are being denied? Are you feeling like you can’t face one more day of changing regulations and stay at home orders? Are you drowning in the sea of self-pity because you are stuck at home, an essential worker,...