Seeds from a Trinitarian Tin Cup

Seeds from a Trinitarian Tin Cup

Erik Guzman Erik Guzman
Tuesday April 26, 2016

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By his Spirit, this Triune God delights to invite us into the eternal joy of the Godhead, into Love himself. Grace is the door to the Trinity, and it’s always open. Single-person gods can’t offer that. They don’t make us their children. At best they make us their servants, but most of the time they make us their slaves.

St. Patrick’s Bad Analogies

St. Patrick’s Bad Analogies

Erik Guzman Erik Guzman
Thursday March 17, 2016

doctrines of grace scripture theology

In celebration of St. Patrick’s Day, let’s take some shots… at everyone’s favorite patron saint of Ireland. This video from Lutheran Satire points out the pitfalls of attempting to illustrate the Trinity. It’s a fun look at how easy it is to fall into heresy with our analogies.

Sin (In 90 Seconds)

Sin (In 90 Seconds)

Ryan Reeves Ryan Reeves
Thursday February 18, 2016

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The doctrine of sin is the entire reason for the Christian faith. The Christian story is the story of how God deals with sin. So, what exactly is the doctrine of sin? Got 90 seconds? Check out this short video from Dr. Ryan Reeves, Assistant Professor of Historical Theology at Gordon-Conwell Theological Seminary.

Law, Gospel… and Movies - Dave Zahl

Law, Gospel… and Movies - Dave Zahl

Key Life Key Life
Monday February 1, 2016

doctrines of grace salvation sanctification theology

It’s a real problem when Dave Zahl from Mockingbird agrees to be on your talk show: he’s so enjoyable to talk to about so many things. Steve wanted to talk about law and gospel. The rest of the crew wanted to talk about movies. We tried to do both, but… well, take a listen for yourself. (Like C-3PO said, “Let the Wookiee win.”)

Christ Hold Fast - Elyse Fitzpatrick & Dan Price

Christ Hold Fast - Elyse Fitzpatrick & Dan Price

Key Life Key Life
Monday January 11, 2016

doctrines of grace salvation sanctification theology

You’ve probably played telephone. One person whispers a message to the next, and so on, until the last person announces the message to the group. Often, things have been lost and distorted along the way. Ever think something like that has happened to the good news of Jesus? Join Elyse Fitzpatrick and Dan Price on SBE for some freeing gospel clarity.

Key Life on N.T. Wright

Key Life on N.T. Wright

Key Life Key Life
Saturday September 12, 2015

doctrines of grace salvation scripture theology

N.T. Wright is a controversial New Testament scholar, so we weren’t surprised when the negative comments started coming in after our interview with Dr. Wright on SBE. When it comes to the doctrine of justification, we don’t mess around, so we invited our own New Testament scholar, Dr. Reggie Kidd, to sit down with Steve and address what Dr. Wright had to say about justification.

Why the Burden is Lighter Than You Think

Why the Burden is Lighter Than You Think

Chad West Chad West
Thursday March 26, 2015

doctrines of grace sanctification

I was at a get-together the other night and someone asked if anyone else had the experience of feeling guilty and not being able to tell if it was true guilt or if it came from the years of the superficial guilt over everything we were indoctrinated with by the weak religion of our youths. It was one of those moments where my chest tightened with excitement and my eyes widened. It’s a struggle I’ve had for years.