On the latest Equipping You in Grace episode, Dave Jenkins, and Nate Pickowicz discuss faithfulness in the Christian life and ministry, along with biblically navigating controversy, and his book on Cotton Mather, Directions for a Candidate of the Ministry (The American Puritans Series) (Volume 2)
What you’ll hear in this episode
- The significant of Cotton Mather in American Puritanism.
- The importance of Christians correcting the record of history when it comes to men like Mather.
- Beginning to see our Christian heroes through a biblical lens.
- How Cotton Mather helps the young man today preparing for ministry.
- How Cotton Mather helps Christian ministry leaders serve with excellence to the glory of God, today.
- How to navigate challenging situations and controversies in ministry.
- The importance of faithfulness in the Christian life and ministry.
About the Guest
Nate Pickowicz is the pastor of Harvest Bible Church in Gilmanton Iron Works, New Hampshire. He is the author of ‘Reviving New England: The Key to Revitalizing Post-Christian America’ as well as the general editor for The American Puritans Series. He and his wife, Jessica, have two children.
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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.