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Teaching and interviews designed to assist and engage Christians in doctrine, practical ministry while encouraging discipleship. Hear Bible studies, apologetics and daily Christian living content.

Teaching and interviews designed to assist and engage Christians in doctrine, practical ministry while encouraging discipleship. Hear Bible studies, apologetics and daily Christian living content.

Location:

United States

Description:

Teaching and interviews designed to assist and engage Christians in doctrine, practical ministry while encouraging discipleship. Hear Bible studies, apologetics and daily Christian living content.

Language:

English

Contact:

17147139448


Episodes

Episode 014: Transition from Old to New - Luke 2:36-52

6/11/2021
Luke wants to make sure we leave the birth narratives with certainty regarding the identity of the child Jesus. The announcements from the prophetess Anna, as well as the first words of Jesus clearly locate His identity as the Son of God. Visit mathetai.org for more resources, ministry updates and great Mathetai merch.

Duration:01:04:30

Episode 013: Presenting Jesus; Simeon's Nunc Dimittis - Luke 2:21-35

5/4/2021
To fulfill the law for us so that we might be right with God. Even from His birth Jesus perfectly kept the law. Circumcised, offerings, firstborn. He came as a light to the Gentiles and for the glory of Israel. We can be confident in His salvific mission, and no one captures that better than the final nativity psalm of Simeon. Visit mathetai.org for more resources, ministry updates and great Mathetai merch.

Duration:01:17:11

Episode 012: The Angels' Gloria - Luke 2:8-20

4/20/2021
The first people outside the family of Jesus to learn of the birth were unexpected: shepherds in the field at night. The angel emphasized that the Savior, Christ the Lord, is given to you. The shepherds received the message and told everyone. Do you see the glory in the incarnation of the Son, that God sent His Son to take on human nature for you! How will you respond to the mission of salvation? Learn more in the amazing account of the shepherds angelic visitation from the gospel of...

Duration:01:15:51

Episode 011: The Sovereign Setup - Luke 2:1-7

4/12/2021
In the fullness of time God brought forth His Son. Luke provides us with the historical context, not only locally, but in the greater setting of the Roman Empire under which Jesus was born. Through this short account of the situation of the birth of Christ, Luke provides certainty regarding the identity of this Child as the long awaited Messiah, from the house of David, that would bring salvation to His people. Catch a glimpse into the sovereignty of God in orchestrating the global, local,...

Duration:01:12:02

Episode 010: Birth of John and Zechariah's Benedictus - Luke 1:57-80

3/22/2021
Luke wrote his gospel in order to give us certainty regarding the things that have been taught. In this portion of his gospel, Luke is demonstrating the mercy of God in His dealing with Israel, and in the birth of both John and Jesus. Zechariah gives us the third of five nativity songs of praise, reflecting back on the work of God in the life of Israel, and in the present action of God redeeming His people. These songs give us a wonderful reminder of the redemptive work of God throughout the...

Duration:01:21:48

Episode 009: Intro to Bibliology

3/7/2021
The Bible is the God-breathed, inerrant, infallible, eternal, authoritative and sufficient Word of God. What does all this mean? How can we apply this foundation of our approach to the Bible to test the content of other religious works? Join us in the first of a series of studies looking at the Bible as the Word of God and future episodes where we will consider extra-Biblical writings and their contributions to our faith, as well as the dangers in valuing them equal to the Scriptures. Visit...

Duration:00:43:09

Episode 008: Meeting of the Moms - Luke 1:39-56

3/4/2021
Five nativity songs of praise are presented by Luke at the onset of the gospel. In this passage, we hear the Benidicta of Elizabeth and the Magnificat of Mary. Each song gives praise to God for His work among the people, and Mary's Magnificat demonstrates God's mighty power to reign over His enemies while extending mercy and grace to those that fear Him and function under His covenant. These songs give us a wonderful reminder of the redemptive work of God throughout the history of Israel,...

Duration:01:28:00

Episode 007: From the Deck Harry Estes Interview - Thriving After Sexual Abuse

3/1/2021
The lasting effects of sexual abuse on a person's life can be disastrous and lead to unfulfilled relationships, depression and various other mental and relational struggles. How does a person find healing and hope after suffering sexual abuse? In this episode, I interview Harry Estes, a survivor of childhood sexual abuse, and learn his journey from victim to survivor - to thriving in a healthy marriage with three boys of his own. Harry has written two books recounting his story in a...

Duration:01:17:00

Episode 006: The Announcement of THE Child - Luke 1:26-38

1/26/2021
A virgin is going to have a baby? But how!?! And why? The account of the virgin birth has become a familiar story, one that can lose its miraculous majesty and wonder. Look at the announcement of the birth of Jesus with a fresh perspective, and delve into the reason for such a conception and the mission of the great Child that will come. Visit mathetai.org for more resources, ministry updates and great Mathetai merch.

Duration:01:21:51

Episode 005: From the Deck: Costi Keenan Part 2 (Romanian orphan to Minister to Romanian orphans)

1/12/2021
Part 2 of 2. Hear the incredible story of the young life of Costi Keenan. Entering the orphanage system of communist Romania from birth, Costi was introduced to the love of Jesus by an incredible family who simply shared their love. Now, Costi and his family have moved back to the same orphanage system he was raised in to provide hope, encouragement and love to those in the Romanian system. A wonderful account of how God uniquely equips each of us to serve those around us. Visit mathetai.org...

Duration:00:57:09

Episode 004: From the Deck: Costi Keenan Part 1 (Romanian orphan to Missionary to Romanian orphans)

1/11/2021
Part 1 of 2. Hear the incredible story of the young life of Costi Keenan. Entering the orphanage system of communist Romania from birth, Costi was introduced to the love of Jesus by an incredible family who simply shared their love. Now, Costi and his family have moved back to the same orphanage system he was raised in to provide hope, encouragement and love to those in the Romanian system. A wonderful account of how God uniquely equips each of us to serve those around us. Visit...

Duration:01:00:42

Episode 003: A Special Family and a Special Child - Luke 1:5-24

1/4/2021
In order for Luke to provide the reader of his gospel with "certainty" he must go back to the beginning. Even before Jesus, the Bible tells of a forerunner who would prepare the people for the Messiah. The Old Testament leaves us with the promise of this one, and the New Testament introduces us to the one who comes in the power and spirit of Elijah. Born to a special couple, this special child will bring joy and rejoicing. Meet John the Baptist. Visit mathetai.org for more resources,...

Duration:00:45:42

Episode 002: The Gospel of Luke, Introduction and 1:1-4

1/1/2021
How can we be sure regarding the important truths surrounding the life and death of Jesus? If only there were an account that was well researched, thoughtfully crafted and created for the intention of providing a sure foundation for the authenticity of the central figure of the faith. Luke serves as such a document, writing so that we "may have certainty concerning the things you have been taught." Visit mathetai.org for more resources, ministry updates and great Mathetai merch.

Duration:01:04:06

Episode 001: Are You a Disciple?

1/1/2021
If we enter 2021 without intention to do something different, then we will remain the same as we were in 2020. Discipleship involves the purposeful intention to emulate the Master. Where do we start and how do we know we are on the right path? See what Jesus says about becoming a disciple, and the key marks of one who is becoming more like Jesus. Visit mathetai.org for more resources, ministry information and to support the ministry of Mathetai.

Duration:00:41:13

Episode 000: Mathetai Podcast Teaser

12/28/2020
Introduction to the new Mathetai podcast. Join us on this new venture to make disciples through the teaching of the Scriptures, encouraging interviews and academic studies in apologetics and theology. Visit mathetai.org for more.

Duration:00:01:21