On today’s Equipping You in Grace episode, Dave Jenkins and Elyse Fitzpatrick discuss how the local church can help Christians learn to deal with doubt with the Word of God, along with her book, Doubt: Trusting God’s Promises (P&R, 2018).
What you’ll hear in this episode
- Helping children and teenagers deal with doubts in their Christian life.
- How the Bible’s claims about itself help doubters begin to trust the reliability of the inerrant and authoritative Word of God.
- What role should the local church play in helping Christians deal with doubt.
- How a growing knowledge of the person and work of the Lord Jesus helps Christians face doubt.
- How Christians can face trials and grow in the grace of God.
- How ministry leaders can help church members to walk with those facing doubt with the promises of God.
About the Guest
Elyse Fitzpatrick is a certified biblical counselor and a frequent retreat and conference speaker. She has authored more than twenty books on daily living and the Christian life.
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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.