Category: Christianity

WHERE DOES DISCIPLINE COME FROM?

Where does discipline come from? This is a simple answer. This is a complex answer. One the one hand it comes from the Holy Spirit. He undergirds natural human abilities and directs them towards a goal more glorious than just your own ends. He directs them to bring glory to God. On the other hand,…

What Drives Me?

What drives me? At the end of last year, a friend asked me that. Two things drive me. 1: I know that somewhere out there, something, someone is also preparing. That thing or person is my enemy. It is working, training, planning and preparing to meet me on the battlefield of life[i]. I don’t know…

Table Talk: Episode 24 – Christians in an Age of Wealth: A Biblical Theology of Stewardship

0:00:00 – Opening 0:05:40 – Introducing Craig Blomberg 0:10:00 – Western entertainment mentality 0:15:30 – 2 Corinthians 9:16 0:18:00 – Lack of wealth creates an awareness of need for God 0:21:00 – Seduction of wealth to sin 0:28:30 – Zephaniah and Augustine – Wealth and sex 0:31:20 – Great Commission and money expenditure 0:33:20 –…

Table Talk: Episode 22 – From The Earth Up – “A Synoptic Portrait of Christ”

0:00:00 – Opening 0:01:03 – Welcoming Dr Darrell Bock 0:07:40 – The Synoptics particularly useful for the unbeliever 0:10:40 – How we handle the gospels unhelpfully 0:12:56 – Cultural Scripts 0:24:00 – How the Gospels came into existence 0:29:50 – The ‘missing’ gospels 0:40:00 – Jarius’ daughter and the differing accounts 0:48:58 – The healing…

Table Talk: Episode 18 – Why Africa is Poor?

0:00:00 – Introduction 0:05:45 – Meet Choolwe Mbetwa 0:07:30 – Geography and Politics (colonisation/slavery) as explanations 0:29:42 – Hierarchism 0:55:50 – Communalism 1:18:45 – Traditionalism 1:31:50 – Closing It would make a big difference and really help us out if you could take a moment to message the station and voice your appreciation for the…