Letter to a Young Theologian

Ryan Reeves
Tuesday January 26, 2016

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A mother recently wrote and told me of her son’s interest in theology after stumbling onto my lectures on YouTube. She asked if I would send a note for his birthday, since he has expressed an interest in studying theology in the hope of becoming a teacher. Above all, the need is to understand grace—a truth we all need—and for that I share the letter with you.

Key Life Pastors’ Chat - Redeeming Singleness

Key Life
Tuesday January 19, 2016

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Many times in the church, pastors treat singles like second-class citizens of the Kingdom of Heaven. That’s from the pit of hell and it smells like smoke. Join Barry Danylak and Suzy Grumelot as they talk with Steve Brown and his pastor Kevin Labby about Barry’s book, ‘Redeeming Singleness: How the Storyline of Scripture Affirms the Single Life’.

Key Life Pastors’ Chat with Pete Alwinson

Key Life
Thursday November 19, 2015

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The best fathers in the faith are those who are secure in their identity as God’s sons. That identity is a gift of God’s grace that sets pastors free to care for people without striving for significance from success. Join Steve Brown and Zach Van Dyke as they talk with Pete Alwinson about pastoring in the freedom of God’s unconditional love.

The Pope Francis Moment - Michael Gerson

Key Life
Tuesday November 3, 2015

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How in the world has the term “evangelical” become the antithesis of grace? Check out this video from Washington Post columnist Michael Gerson to hear what all Christians can learn from how Pope Francis serves “the least of these.”

Unburdened - Michael Todd Wilson

Key Life
Monday October 26, 2015

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You aren’t the only one struggling with the shame and silence of sexual sin, especially if you’re a Christian leader. But you don’t have to struggle alone. Join Michael Todd Wilson on SBE for a discussion of his book, ‘Unburdened: The Christian Leader’s Path to Sexual Integrity.’ No matter where you’ve been or what you’ve done, you can walk in the light of God’s radical grace.

Key Life Pastors’ Chat with Jared Wilson

Key Life
Tuesday October 20, 2015

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When it comes to “doing church” Jared Wilson aptly points out that what you win people with is what you win them to. If people are drawn to church by slick worship experiences, programs, and free iPads, that can lead to record attendance, but at what cost? Join Jared Wilson as he talks with Key Life pastors Justin Holcomb and Kevin Labby about his book, ‘The Prodigal Church: A Gentle Manifesto against the Status Quo.’

Humble Evangelism, by Wes Simmons

Guest Bloggers
Tuesday September 29, 2015

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Courage. Boldness. Confidence. These are the words we typically associate with evangelism. But what if evangelism is more about our weakness than our strength, more about humility than boldness? What if it’s more about sharing why you need Jesus, inviting people into your brokenness, than it is about trying to convince them why they need Jesus?