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Taking up the sword of Christian theology and the shield of classic apologetics.

Taking up the sword of Christian theology and the shield of classic apologetics.
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Taking up the sword of Christian theology and the shield of classic apologetics.

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(9.14.18) Who Was the Other Apostle Who Left John the Baptist to Follow Jesus? - The Bellator Christi Podcast

9/14/2018
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In John 1:40, Andrew is reported to have been one of two disciples who heard John the Baptist and started to follow Jesus. Andrew, in verse 41, finds his brother Simon Peter and encourages him to follow Jesus, as well. But, who was the other disciple who originally left John the Baptist to follow Jesus? […]

Duration:00:24:55

(9.7.18) 5 Apologetic Methodologies - The Bellator Christi Podcast

9/7/2018
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On this edition of the Bellator Christi Podcast, Brian Chilton discusses the five apologetic methodologies that are used to defend Christianity, which are classicalism, evidentialism, cumulative case, presuppositional, and reformed epistemological. The podcast will define each of the methods, reveal some each method’s proponents, and discuss the strengths and weaknesses of each method. Also, Brian […]

Duration:00:57:24

(8.31.18) RISEN - The Bellator Christi Podcast

8/31/2018
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On this edition of the Bellator Christi Podcast, host Brian Chilton gives an easy to remember acronym (“RISEN”) to help one recall the core defenses for Jesus’s resurrection. This podcast will prove to be a helpful tool for the apologist and theologian. R-Records of Jesus’s death and resurrection. I-Irksome, or irritating details. S-Sightings of the […]

Duration:00:38:45

(8.24.18) 10 Books That Have Influenced Me - The Bellator Christi Podcast

8/24/2018
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On this first episode of the new season of the Bellator Christi Podcast, Brian Chilton discusses 10 books that have influenced his life both theologically and apologetically. He also gives some additional notable mentions which he would have added should the list have been longer. See what those books are and see what book topped […]

Duration:00:38:28

(8.19.18) Message: "Finding Contentment in Ministry" (Acts 28:11-31) - The Bellator Christi Podcast

8/19/2018
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In this last message in his series in the book of Acts, Brian Chilton describes how a person can find contentment in both ministry and in life. Catch this message on this edition of the Bellator Christi Podcast and turn in your Bibles to Acts 28:11-31. Find contentment in God’s PROVIDING (28:11-16). Find contentment in […]

Duration:00:27:59

(8.9.18) Message: "Qualities of a Godly Teacher" (Acts 20:17-38) - The Bellator Christi Podcast

8/9/2018
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On this episode of the Bellator Christi Podcast, Pastor Brian Chilton discusses the qualities that one should look for in a godly teacher. Both good and bad Christian preachers and teachers exist. So, what are those qualities that constitute a good teacher? Listen to today’s podcast to find out as we explore Acts 20:17-38. A […]

Duration:00:20:05

(8.8.18) "Trusting God in the Uncertainties of Life" (Acts 23:10-11) - The Bellator Christi Podcast

8/8/2018
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On this edition of the Bellator Christi Podcast, Pastor Brian Chilton discusses a time when Paul encountered the risen Jesus while in a jail cell. Jesus simply told him, “Have courage! For as you have testified about me in Jerusalem, so it is necessary for you to testify in Rome” (Acts 23:11, CSB). Yet, Paul […]

Duration:00:29:55

(7.31.18) What's Going on with Bellator Christi? - The Bellator Christi Podcast

7/31/2018
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What’s been going on with Bellator Christi? I’m sure you have noticed the reduced number of podcasts in recent weeks. Host Brian Chilton discusses the transition that he and his family is in at the time. In addition, he discusses the importance of following God’s direction when making major decisions in life and in ministry. […]

Duration:00:22:23

(7.20.18) 30 Days to Genesis (w. Dr. Chet Roden) - The Bellator Christi Podcast

7/20/2018
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In this flashback edition of the Bellator Christi Podcast, we are joined by Dr. Chet Roden author of 30 Days to Genesis. Dr. Roden completed his Ph.D. at Southeastern Baptist Theological Seminary in Old Testament studies in Wake Forest, North Carolina; his M.Div. also at Southeastern Baptist Theological Seminary; and his B.A. from Baptist College of Florida. Dr. Roden currently serves […]

Duration:00:41:35

(7.5.18) Message: "Ministry Fire: The Role that the Holy Spirit Plays in Ministry" (Acts 19:1-22) - The Bellator Christi Podcast

7/5/2018
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On this episode of The Bellator Christi Podcast, Pastor Brian Chilton discusses the critical role that Holy Spirit plays in ministry. Without the Holy Spirit, successful ministry is impossible. Pastor Chilton discusses five ways one sees the Holy Spirit’s role in Paul’s successful ministry in Acts 19:1-22. Ministry Fire: The Role that the Holy Spirit […]

Duration:00:24:33

(7.5.18) Message: "Reasons Not to Fear When Doing Ministry" (Acts 18:1-23) - The Bellator Christi Podcast

7/5/2018
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On this episode of The Bellator Christi Podcast, Pastor Brian Chilton discusses five reasons why a person should not fear when doing ministerial work. While ministry can be scary, these five things make ministry not so scary after all. Reasons Not to Fear When Doing Ministry Acts 18:1-23 The PASSION of our FRIENDS gives us a reason […]

Duration:00:28:39

(7.15.18) Message: "Bringing Up Future Leaders" (Acts 18:24-28) - The Bellator Christi Podcast

7/5/2018
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On this episode of The Bellator Christi Podcast, Brian Chilton discusses the importance of the church’s role in bringing up future leaders of the church. He discusses the role that Priscilla and Aquila held in the growth and development of Apollos’s ministry. Bringing Up Future Leaders Acts 18:24-28 1. Bringing up leaders requires EVALUATING TALENT (18:24). […]

Duration:00:27:05

(6.29.18) Remembering an American Hero (w. Junior Matthews) - The Bellator Christi Podcast

6/29/2018
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In this flashback edition of The Bellator Christi Podcast, we air the interview conducted with Junior Matthews. Junior is an authentic American hero! He proudly served the United States Army in World War II and marched into Germany to combat the evil Nazi regime. He served the Lord faithfully as a deacon of Friendship Baptist Church and […]

Duration:00:26:57

(6.22.18) From Cambodia to the United States, Part 2 (w. Siv Ashley) - The Bellator Christi Podcast

6/22/2018
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On this special flashback edition of the Bellator Christi Podcast, we go back to an interview originally aired in 2014 with Siv Ashley. Siv Ashley is a survivor of the concentration camps in Cambodia. Siv accepted Jesus Christ (called Joo-Soo in Cambodian) at a young age. Siv speaks about her incredible journey of grace from the […]

Duration:00:33:17

(6.15.18) Flashback Edition: "From Cambodia to the United States, Part 1" (w. Siv Ashley) - The Bellator Christi Podcast

6/16/2018
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On this special flashback edition of the Bellator Christi Podcast, we go back to an interview originally aired in 2014 with Siv Ashley. Siv Ashley is a survivor of the concentration camps in Cambodia. Siv accepted Jesus Christ (called Joo-Soo in Cambodian) at a young age. Siv speaks about her incredible journey of grace from the […]

Duration:00:30:59

(6.14.18) Message: "Securing a Seat in a Secular Society" (Acts 17:22-34) - The Bellator Christi Podcast

6/14/2018
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On this episode of the Bellator Christi Podcast, Brian Chilton discusses what needs to be in a person’s message as one shares the gospel to those who know very little about God, Jesus, or the Bible. Join us today as we delve into Paul’s message to the Athenians delivered at the Areopagus in Athens, Greece […]

Duration:00:45:21

(6.14.18) Message: "Making of the Beautiful" by Jason Kline (James 1:1-18) - The Bellator Christi Podcast

6/14/2018
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In this episode of the Bellator Christi Podcast, Jason Kline delivers the message “Making of the Beautiful” from James 1:1-18 at Huntsville Baptist Church in Yadkinville, North Carolina. Be sure to listen to what is a tremendous message on suffering and how God is about to make something beautiful out of our lives. Jason […]

Duration:00:51:38

(6.18.18) Message: "Sing a Joyful Song" (Acts 16:1-40) - The Bellator Christi Podcast

6/8/2018
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On this edition of the podcast, Brian Chilton discusses how the Christian can be joyful in all circumstances that come their way both good and bad. We will be in Acts 16:1-40 if you would like to follow along in your Bible. Sing a Joyful Song Acts 16:1-40 Sing a joyful song with all FIDELITY […]

Duration:00:38:00

(6.8.18) Message: "Bringing God Glorification through Saintly Unification, Part 2" (Acts 15:36-41) - The Bellator Christi Podcast

6/8/2018
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On this edition of the Bellator Christi Podcast, Brian Chilton preaches the second part to a two-part series entitled “Bringing God Glorification through Saintly Unification.” The message comes from Acts 15:36-41. Bringing God Glorification Through Saintly Unification (Part 2): Ministering Through Irreconcilable Differences Acts 15:36-41 Reasons for Irreconcilable Differences (15:36-38). Executional Differences (15:36-37). Emotional Differences […]

Duration:00:27:58

(6.8.18) Sharing Jesus with the Cults (w. Jason Oakes) - The Bellator Christi Podcast

6/8/2018
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How do believers engage with individuals associated with cults? How does one determine if one is involved in a cult? What are the signs? On this final episode of the 2017-2018 season of the Bellator Christi Podcast, we are joined by Jason Oakes, the senior pastor at Emmanuel Baptist Church in Roundup, Montana and former […]

Duration:01:08:40