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Death and Celebrity Culture

2/17/2020
This week the pastors talk through how Christians should respond to death and the celebrity culture we live in. If you want to help support Jon in future trips to train pastors who don't have access to formal theological training, visit jonhawkins.net/mongolia. You can also subscribe to the vlog on YouTube (https://bit.ly/2CH19Hi). We are a part of The BAR Podcast network. Check out thebarpodcast.com for more great Biblical content for your ear holes. Please take a second and rate/leave...

Duration:00:39:00

Communion Part Deux

2/10/2020
This week the pastors respond to a listener question about communion with regards to the examination and judgment clause. What exactly does it mean to examine one's self? How does the way we answer that affect communion in our churches? If you want to help support Jon in future trips to train pastors who don't have access to formal theological training, visit jonhawkins.net/mongolia. You can also subscribe to the vlog on YouTube (https://bit.ly/2CH19Hi). We are a part of The BAR Podcast...

Duration:00:48:07

Looking Back

1/27/2020
WE. ARE. BACK. After an extended break, we are tackling the idea of dwelling in the past versus reflecting on the past in a healthy way. We will be planning some new episodes and we would like to hear from you on topics you'd like for us to discuss. Get in touch with us and give us some suggestions. If you want to help support Jon in future trips to train pastors who don't have access to formal theological training, visit jonhawkins.net/mongolia. You can also subscribe to the vlog on...

Duration:00:48:05

Rest

10/28/2019
This week the pastors discuss rest and the importance of rest as human beings as well as it's role in our relationship with God. We will be taking a break from uploading new episodes in November and December so be sure to join us next year for a new season of The Pastor Discussions Podcast. In the meantime, we will be highlighting past episodes on our Facebook page. If you want to help support Jon in future trips to train pastors who don't have access to formal theological training, visit...

Duration:00:47:13

Theological Terms

10/14/2019
This week the pastors talk about the use of theological terms in preaching and teaching and the importance of making sure that those terms are defined and understood. If you want to help support Jon in future trips to train pastors who don't have access to formal theological training, visit jonhawkins.net/mongolia. You can also subscribe to the vlog on YouTube (https://bit.ly/2CH19Hi). Get your PDP swag by visiting pastordiscussions.com/gear. All proceeds go to support the show and you get...

Duration:00:50:58

You Who? (with Rachel Jankovic)

10/6/2019
Women, identity, and women's ministry. That's the topic today and we are joined by a special guest, Rachel Jankovic, who is the author of a new book You Who: Why You Matter and How To Deal With It which you can find here: https://amzn.to/2ojmS3J. If you want to help support Jon in future trips to train pastors who don't have access to formal theological training, visit jonhawkins.net/mongolia. You can also subscribe to the vlog on YouTube (https://bit.ly/2CH19Hi). Get your PDP swag by...

Duration:00:57:19

Expository Sermons

9/30/2019
This week the pastors pick up from their discussion last week on sermon prep to talk about expository sermons. What is an expository sermon? How can we get more out of listening to expository sermons? All that and more. If you want to help support Jon in future trips to train pastors who don't have access to formal theological training, visit jonhawkins.net/mongolia. You can also subscribe to the vlog on YouTube (https://bit.ly/2CH19Hi). Get your PDP swag by visiting...

Duration:01:01:59

Sermon Prep

9/23/2019
This week the pastors talk about how they do sermon prep and give some insights into what happens to prepare to preach and how this can be helpful to you in reading the Bible. Stay tuned at the end of the show for a song from T. Barlow from The BAR Network. If you want to help support Jon in future trips to train pastors who don't have access to formal theological training, visit jonhawkins.net/mongolia. You can also subscribe to the vlog on YouTube (https://bit.ly/2CH19Hi). Get your PDP...

Duration:00:51:22

Threads in the Bible

9/16/2019
This week the pastors talk about what they are studying/reading in the Bible and how seeing the threads of the Bible can be helpful in understanding the story of the Bible. If you want to help support Jon in future trips to train pastors who don't have access to formal theological training, visit jonhawkins.net/mongolia. You can also subscribe to the vlog on YouTube (https://bit.ly/2CH19Hi). Get your PDP swag by visiting pastordiscussions.com/gear. All proceeds go to support the show and...

Duration:00:42:22

Multi-Generational Ministry

9/9/2019
The pastors are back this week to talk about the challenges and importance of being a multi-generational church and believers having multi-generational ministry and friendships. What are the challenges to multi-generational ministry to pastors and church members? How can we overcome them? What are the blessings of multi-generational ministry? If you want to help support Jon in future trips to train pastors who don't have access to formal theological training, visit jonhawkins.net/mongolia....

Duration:00:46:21

Identity

9/2/2019
It's Monday y'all! That means the pastors are back with a fresh pod. The topic on the table this week is identity. How does culture shape our identity? What is our true identity as believers? How does being secure in our identity play out in our lives? All that and more. If you want to help support Jon in future trips to train pastors who don't have access to formal theological training, visit jonhawkins.net/mongolia. You can also subscribe to the vlog on YouTube...

Duration:00:43:45

Worldview with Dave VanBebber

8/26/2019
This week the pastors talk with podcaster and pastor Dave VanBebber about worldview and it's importance in the Christian life. Be sure to check out the Tag You're It podcast on Facebook and listen to it here: https://tagpod.libsyn.com/ or subscribe on your podcast listening app. If you want to help support Jon in future trips to train pastors who don't have access to formal theological training, visit jonhawkins.net/mongolia. You can also subscribe to the vlog on YouTube...

Duration:00:39:41

Lessons From Suffering

8/19/2019
We are back after missing a week to talk about the way God uses suffering in the life of the believer. This last month has been challenging and the pastors talk about their experiences over the last month, what God has taught them through it, and how God has used suffering to shape them. If you want to help support Jon in future trips to train pastors who don't have access to formal theological training, visit jonhawkins.net/mongolia. You can also subscribe to the vlog on YouTube...

Duration:00:43:49

Theology Nights with Brad Weber

8/5/2019
This week the pastors sit down with Brad Weber of Theology Nights and talk about the importance and dangers of theology. Here are the links to content we discussed: Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/theologynights/ YouTube: https://www.youtube.com/channel/UCqeQNyAyetH_mfirUE2dejw Website: http://theologynights.com/ Dead Men Ministries: https://deadmenstuff.com/ Weber Media: https://webermedia.us If you want to help support Jon in future trips to train pastors who don't have access to...

Duration:00:44:44

Philosophy of Ministry

7/22/2019
This week the pastors discuss three principles that guide philosophy of ministry. 1) Gospel centrality, 2) simplicity and 3) excellence. How do these relate to one another and how do these principles govern philosophy of ministry? If you want to help support Jon in future trips to train pastors who don't have access to formal theological training, visit jonhawkins.net/mongolia. You can also subscribe to the vlog on YouTube (https://bit.ly/2CH19Hi). Get your PDP swag by visiting...

Duration:00:49:43

Disciplines

7/15/2019
Joe is back and so the show is back to normal. This week the pastors talk about disciplines, and in particular, the purpose of disciplines. Why should we do them? What is the goal? How should we approach a slump? If you want to help support Jon in future trips to train pastors who don't have access to formal theological training, visit jonhawkins.net/mongolia. You can also subscribe to the vlog on YouTube (https://bit.ly/2CH19Hi). Get your PDP swag by visiting pastordiscussions.com/gear....

Duration:00:49:34

Message, Method, and Messenger

7/8/2019
What's up everyone? This week Joe is on vacation and after 5 failed attempts to record a podcast on his own, Jon finally decided to give you all a message he delivered to a group of pastors in Central City, Nebraska last month. If you want to help support Jon in future trips to train pastors who don't have access to formal theological training, visit jonhawkins.net/mongolia. You can also subscribe to the vlog on YouTube (https://bit.ly/2CH19Hi). Get your PDP swag by visiting...

Duration:00:40:57

Love and Obedience

7/1/2019
The pastors are back from the Impact Trip with the High School students and this week they talk about the trip and what the teaching was on. Is there a kind of obedience that is not honoring to God? How does the gospel transform obedience? How does obedience function for a Christian? If you want to help support Jon in future trips to train pastors who don't have access to formal theological training, visit jonhawkins.net/mongolia. You can also subscribe to the vlog on YouTube...

Duration:00:51:37

Growing in Maturity

6/24/2019
This week the pastors talk about a recent Sunday School seminary on growing in maturity and highlight the major points that show principles for how Christians are changed to be more like Christ. If you want to help support Jon in future trips to train pastors who don't have access to formal theological training, visit jonhawkins.net/mongolia. You can also subscribe to the vlog on YouTube (https://bit.ly/2CH19Hi). Get your PDP swag by visiting pastordiscussions.com/gear. All proceeds go to...

Duration:00:51:08

Compartmentalized Faith

6/17/2019
This week the pastors discuss ministry and faith, specifically how the way we think of ministry can actually hinder the kind of ministry we see in the Bible. You can hear the Sunday School seminar we referenced here: http://www.arbordrive.org/growing-in-maturity (click on #6 - Discipleship) If you want to help support Jon in future trips to train pastors who don't have access to formal theological training, visit jonhawkins.net/mongolia. You can also subscribe to the vlog on YouTube...

Duration:00:49:51