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.

Big on Church

Steve Brown
Wednesday May 31, 2017


It’s a miracle the church is still here. If you don’t like misunderstanding, bad communication, sin, anger and confusion, join a service club and stay away from the church.

Outside the Camp - Garth Cross

Key Life
Monday April 10, 2017

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There’s a special kind of suffering reserved for people who have screwed up bad enough to be rejected by communities who say they believe in forgiveness and restoration. It’s a pain that brings perspective, but only after lament. Join Garth Cross on SBE for a discussion of his book, ‘Outside the Camp: A Former Pastor Looks at the Church from a Distance.’

Politics in the Church - Controversy

Key Life
Thursday March 30, 2017

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We’re living in toxic times, and pastors are often called by God to stand against the status quo. If God’s shepherds aren’t challenging their congregations, they’re no longer ministering to them… they’ve joined them. Join Steve, along with pastors Zach Van Dyke and Kevin Labby, as they talk about how pastors can prepare for, process, and protect themselves during the inevitable controversy that will come if they’re actually doing their job.