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Equipping You in Grace is a podcast exploring a biblical Life view in conversational tone.

Equipping You in Grace is a podcast exploring a biblical Life view in conversational tone.

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United States

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Equipping You in Grace is a podcast exploring a biblical Life view in conversational tone.

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English


Episodes

Scott Mehl– Loving Messy People- The Messy Art of Helping One Another Become More Like Jesus

4/19/2021
On today’s Equipping you in Grace show, Dave and Scott Mehl discuss personal Christlikeness and cultivating it in local churches, biblical counseling, and caring for one another, along with his book, Loving Messy People- The Messy Art of Helping One Another Become More Like Jesus (Shepherds Press, 2020) and the companion volume Intro to Messy Care and Discipleship. What you’ll hear in this episode Advice to Christians who feel totally disqualified from being used by God. How the gospel...

Duration:00:31:03

Ellen Mary Dykas– Toxic Relationships Taking Refuge in Christ

4/12/2021
On today’s Equipping You in Grace show, Dave and Ellen Mary Dykas discuss what it means to have misplaced hope in relationships, union with Christ, and pursuing relational health, along with her new devotional, Toxic Relationships Taking Refuge in Christ (P&R, 2021). What you’ll hear in this episode An overview of how God is our most trustworthy refuge and help. The dangers of people idolatry. What disorders desires are and why it matters. What it means to have misplaced hope in...

Duration:00:36:26

Doreen Virtue– From New Age to the Biblical Jesus

4/5/2021
On today’s Equipping You in Grace, Dave and Doreen Virtue discuss the marks of New Age theology and helping people out of it, her journey to and growth in Reformed theology, along with her book, Deceived No More: How Jesus Led Me out of the New Age and into His Word (Thomas Nelson, 2020). What you’ll hear in this episode Doreen’s journey to Reformed theology. Marks of New Age Theology. Helping people out of New Age theology. How seminary has helped Doreen in her handling of God’s Word. About...

Duration:00:38:49

Leland Ryken- Recovering the Lost Art of Reading: A Question for the True, the Good, and the Beautiful

3/29/2021
On today’s Equipping you in Grace episode, Dave and Dr. Leland Ryken discuss the impact not reading has on our spiritual lives, and the impact technology has on our reading, how to become better readers, along with his book, Recovering the Lost Art of Reading: A Question for the True, the Good, and the Beautiful (Crossway, 2021). What you’ll hear in this episode What we lose by not reading quality material and reading it well. Why reading is a lost art today. How the true, good, and...

Duration:00:18:49

Matthew Barrett- Simply Trinity: The Unmanipulated Father, Son and Spirit

3/22/2021
On today’s Equipping You in Grace show, Dave interviews Matthew Barrett on how our understanding of the Trinity impacts our understanding of the gospel, church history, and the Church’s teaching on the Trinity, along with his book, Simply Trinity: The Unmanipulated Father, Son and Spirit (Baker, 2021). What you’ll hear in this episode The biblical definition of the Trinity explained in layman’s terms. The Dream Team of the Trinity and why they are important. How our understanding of the...

Duration:00:35:15

Dave Jenkins- The Word Explored: The Problem of Biblical Illiteracy and What To Do About It

3/15/2021
On today’s Equipping You in Grace show, Ray Rhodes interviews Dave about personal and corporate Bible reading, the problem of biblical illiteracy, practical guidance on reading the Bible, along with his new book, The Word Explored: The Problem of Biblical Illiteracy and What To Do About It (House to House, 2021). What you’ll hear in this episode Whether the Word Explored is for the new or mature Christian or both and why. What a delightful duty means when it comes to personal and corporate...

Duration:00:55:42

Gregg Allison- The Church: An Introduction

3/8/2021
On today’s Equipping You in Grace show Dave and Gregg Allison discuss why it matters every Christian should be in a local church, discerning essential and non-essential issues, the importance of singing solid biblical songs, along with his book, The Church: An Introduction (Crossway, 2021). What you’ll hear in this episode How Scripture speaks of the Church. Why it matters every Christian be in the local church. The importance of a biblical qualified male eldership in the local church....

Duration:00:34:50

Stephen Nichols- R. C. Sproul: A Life

3/1/2021
On today’s Equipping You in Grace show Dave and Stephen Nichols discuss the life and ministry of R.C. Sproul, the lessons Christians can learn from his ministry, how friendship shaped R.C. Sproul’s ministry, along with his new book, R. C. Sproul: A Life (Crossway, 2021). What you’ll hear in this episode The legacy of R.C. Sproul. The influence Dr. Sproul has had on Dr. Nichols. What Christian readers can learn from R.C. Sproul’s example of evangelism. The marriage of R.C. Sproul and Vesta...

Duration:00:47:36

Christopher Ash- The Heart of Anger: How the Bible Transforms Anger in Our Understanding and Experience

2/22/2021
On today’s Equipping You in Grace show Dave and Christopher Ash discuss righteous and unrighteous anger, some first steps in defusing anger, discovering joy in the peace of Christ, along with his book, The Heart of Anger: How the Bible Transforms Anger in Our Understanding and Experience (Crossway, 2021). What you’ll hear in this episode The main difference between righteous and unrighteous anger. How understanding the wrath of God helps Christians understand what righteous anger looks like....

Duration:00:24:01

Stephen Wellum- The Person of Christ: An Introduction

2/15/2021
On today’s Equipping You in Grace show, Dave and Dr. Stephen Wellum discuss how the storyline of the Bible helps us know Jesus, how Christians should respond to attacks on Jesus, and how church history can help us do so, along with his book, The Person of Christ: An Introduction (Crossway, 2021). What you’ll hear in this episode Why it is so important to have a biblical understanding of Jesus. What a theology from below verses a theology from above means in reference to the person and work...

Duration:00:36:37

Ray Rhodes– Yours, Till Heaven: The Untold Love Story of Charles and Susie Spurgeon

2/8/2021
On today’s Equipping You in Grace show Dave and Ray Rhodes discuss the marriage of Charles and Susie Spurgeon, how they grew in friendship, how they handled conflict, and what they can teach couples about communicating with one another, along with Yours, Till Heaven: The Untold Love Story of Charles and Susie Spurgeon (Moody, 2021). What you’ll hear in this episode Why the story of Charles and Susie’s marriage is so captivating to people. How the marriage of Charles and Susie help Christian...

Duration:00:47:22

Andreas Kostenberger–1-2 Timothy and Titus

2/1/2021
On today’s Equipping You in Grace show Dave and Andreas Kostenberger discuss the purpose of 1-2 Timothy and Titus, addressing interpretative challenges in 1 Timothy, and how reading and studying 1-2 Timothy and Titus can help church leaders, along with his commentary on 1-2 Timothy and Titus (Lexham Press, 2021). What you’ll hear in this episode The purpose Paul has in writing 1-2 Timothy and Titus. How reading and studying 1-2 Timothy and Titus can help church leaders. How the gospel is...

Duration:00:39:03

Scott Christensen- What about Evil? A Defense of God’s Sovereign Glory

1/18/2021
On today’s Equipping You in Grace show Dave and Scott Christensen discuss the character of God and the problem of evil, helping people in our local churches process the problem of evil, and how it finds it’s answer in Jesus, along with his book, What about Evil? A Defense of God's Sovereign Glory (P&R, 2021). What you’ll hear in this episode Helping people in our local churches process the problem of evil. How the problem of evil finds its answer in the person and work of Jesus. How the...

Duration:00:47:40

Guy Waters- For the Mouth of the Lord Has Spoken: The Doctrine of Scripture

1/11/2021
On today’s Equipping You in Grace show Dave and Guy Waters discuss the importance of having a sound understanding of the doctrine of Scripture to the Christian life and ministry, how to respond to the idea the Bible is full of errors, along with his book, For the Mouth of the Lord Has Spoken: The Doctrine of Scripture (Christian Focus, 2020). What you’ll hear in this episode The importance of having a good understanding of revelation. What verbal plenary inspiration and why it is so...

Duration:00:38:47

Reading and Studying the Bible in 2021

1/4/2021
On today’s Equipping You in Grace show Dave discusses biblical contradictions and trusting the Bible, the difference between wrestling with the Bible from belief versus unbelief, and gives some tips on reading and studying the Bible. What you’ll hear in this episode Details that are Agreed Upon by Matthew and Luke. Details Unique to Matthew and Luke. The Central Claim of Contradiction in the Narratives. All the Differences in the Gospels Can Be Harmonized. Bible Contradictions and Trusting...

Duration:00:26:36

End of 2020 Report from Dave Jenkins

12/28/2020
On today’s Equipping You in Grace show, Dave shares about what the Lord did in and through the ministry of Servants of Grace, his top ten interviews and books of the year, along with what to expect from our ministry in 2021. What you’ll hear in this episode Top Ten Books in no particular order: The Gospel According to Satan: Eight Lies about God that Sound Like the Truth by Jared C Wilson Owen Strachan– Reenchanting Humanity: A Theology of Mankind Carl Trueman– The Rise and Triumph of the...

Duration:00:34:42

Donald McKim– Everyday Prayer with the Reformers

12/21/2020
On today’s Equipping You in Grace show, Dave and Donald McKim discuss how the Reformers' writings on prayer can impact our lives, the importance of praying the Word, the Psalms, and developing our prayer lives, along with his book, Everyday Prayer with the Reformers (P&R, 2020). What you’ll hear in this episode Three ways the Reformers’ writings on prayer can practically impact our prayer lives. How prayer helps Christians learn to deal with difficult people. How important are the promises...

Duration:00:26:32

Donald McKim- Everyday Prayer with John Calvin

12/14/2020
On today’s Equipping You in Grace show, Dave and Donald McKim discuss John Calvin’s teaching on prayer and how it can help and deepen their prayer lives whether they struggle with it or not, the role of Scripture in our prayer lives, along with his book, Everyday Prayer with John Calvin (P&R, 2019). What you’ll hear in this episode How John Calvin’s teaching on prayer can impact the prayer lives of Christians. How Calvin’s teaching on prayer can deepen the prayer lives of Christians. How...

Duration:00:19:29

Leland Ryken– 40 Favorite Hymns on the Christian Life: A Closer Look at Their Spiritual and Poetic Meaning

12/7/2020
On today’s Equipping You in Grace show, Dave and Dr. Leland Ryken discuss reading the great hymns as devotional reading, why Christians should read hymns as poems in addition to singing them, along with his book, 40 Favorite Hymns on the Christian Life: A Closer Look at Their Spiritual and Poetic Meaning (P&R, 2019). What you’ll hear in this episode What it means to read the great hymns as devotional poems. Why should Christians read hymns as poems in addition to singing them. How Dr. Ryken...

Duration:00:18:14

Christina Fox- A Holy Fear: Trading Lesser Fears for the Fear of the Lord

11/30/2020
On today’s Equipping You in Grace show, Dave and Christina Fox discuss why waiting on the Lord helps Christians grow in grace, facing our fears with the promises of God, along with her book, A Holy Fear: Trading Lesser Fears for the Fear of the Lord (Reformation Heritage 2020). What you’ll hear in this episode Defining the fear of the Lord. How Christians should battle against the fear of man. How should Christians address the fear of the future in their lives. In what way the fear of the...

Duration:00:24:06