The History of Advent - Quick Explanation

Ryan Reeves
Thursday December 7, 2017


When in history did the celebration of Advent begin in Christian churches? Check out this short explanation from Dr. Ryan Reeves, Assistant Professor of Historical Theology at Gordon-Conwell Theological Seminary. You’ll hear how Advent arose around Christmas in the 4th century, and how Advent in history is different than Advent today.

Key Life Pastors’ Chat with Scott Sauls

Key Life
Thursday November 30, 2017

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How can Christian leaders today go against the grain of modern culture, take up their crosses, and follow Jesus on the path of weakness, submission, and selflessness instead of the path of acquisition, platform building, and worldly power? Join Steve Brown and Scott Sauls as they talk about Scott’s new book, ‘From Weakness to Strength.’ Learn how the power of God is channeled through our weakness.

Key Life Pastors’ Chat with Doug Brown

Key Life
Thursday October 19, 2017

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Associate pastors, youth pastors, and anyone else working on staff in ministry, this one’s for you. If you have a difficult relationship with your Senior Pastor, you’re burned out, and you’re thinking about going into vinyl repair, Doug Brown is here to help restore your passion for riding shotgun in ministry. Join Steve Brown and Key Life pastors Zach Van Dyke and Kevin Labby as they talk with Doug about his book, ‘Shotgun Rider.’

Key Life Pastors’ Chat with Dr. Tom Wood

Key Life
Thursday September 28, 2017

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In the Information Age, anyone who hopes to grow in the Christian faith has near instant access to more high-quality teaching than ever before. Connections and friendships with other Christians are made online. But growing in the faith requires more than education and Christian friends. Join Steve Brown, Key Life pastors, and Dr. Tom Wood as they talk about ‘Gospelling Life Together.’

Divided We Fall - Dr. Luder Whitlock

Key Life
Monday July 10, 2017

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Jesus prayed that Christians would all be one, and that the world would believe when they see our unity. That’s not working out so well. What’s up with that?! Join Dr. Luder Whitlock on SBE for a discussion of his new book, ‘Divided We Fall: Overcoming a History of Christian Disunity.’ Past performance is not necessarily an indicator of future results.

Politics in the Church - Money & Power

Key Life
Thursday June 8, 2017

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People with money in the church often live by the Golden Rule, “Whoever has the gold makes the rules.” If you’re a pastor, how do you handle those who believe that their gifts to the church give them the right to run the place? Join Steve Brown, along with pastors Kevin Labby and Zach Van Dyke, as they talk about it.