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Podcast: Understanding the Presence of God (Ryan Lister)

This article is part of the The Crossway Podcast series. God with Us In this episode, Ryan Lister discusses what it means when the Bible says that God is with us. He unpacks the idea of the presence of God throughout Scripture, addresses common misconceptions about what that phrase really means, and highlights how JesusGod... Read more

TGC Podcast: Danny Akin on Teaching Kids to Love the Nations

The following is a lightly edited transcript; please check the audio or video before quoting. Danny Akin: Little Global Hearts. How to give our children a vision for the world, building Great Commission families. Two texts that are going to drive my study this morning, the first I will read now, and the other in... Read more

Podcast: The Day I Lost My 3-Year-Old Son (Cameron Cole)

This article is part of the The Crossway Podcast series. Hope in the Midst of Tragedy In this episode, Cameron Cole discusses the unexpected death of his three-year-old son, Cam. He shares about the initial shock when he first heard the terrible news, recalls the thoughts and questions that filled his mind in the days,... Read more

TGC Podcast: Leaders Need Tough Hides and Tender Hearts

The following is an uncorrected transcript generated by a transcription service. Before quoting in print, please check the corresponding audio for accuracy. Dan Doriani: First of all let me say welcome to all of you and I find it mildly amusing that two hours ago, I was telling my friend Phil [Reichen] you may need... Read more

Podcast: Do Christians Need to Follow the Mosaic Law? (Frank Thielman)

This article is part of the The Crossway Podcast series. Understanding Tough Passages in Galatians In this episode, Frank Thielman discusses what the New Testament, and particularly the apostle Paul, teaches about how Christians today should think about the Mosaic law. He reflects on why this seems like such a challenging, hermeneutical issue, why the... Read more

‘God Was Running after Me’: Charlotte Pence Shares Faith Journey in New Podcast

'God Was Running after Me': Charlotte Pence Shares Faith Journey in New Podcast The second child and eldest daughter of Vice President Mike Pence and Second Lady Karen Pence shared her personal faith journey in the first episode of her new podcast, Doubting It, which explores the issues of faith, culture and doubt."Despite growing up... Read more

5 Things We Learned Recording a Podcast Season on Race and Justice

When Jesus taught us how to pray, he said, Your kingdom come, your will be done, on earth as it is in heaven. His prayer is our prayer. This coming Monday, October 5, we will launch season two of our podcast As In Heaven, with the title A Christian Conversation on Race and Justice. As... Read more

Podcast: Can Christians Embrace God and Science? (Brad Sickler)

This article is part of the The Crossway Podcast series. Bridging Cognitive Science and Theology In this episode, Brad Sickler discusses how Christians should think about recent developments in our understanding of the brain and cognitive science. He explains why all science entails philosophical assumptions stemming from a person's worldview, highlights how science and the... Read more

Podcast: Habits for Better Bible Reading (Drew Hunter)

This article is part of the The Crossway Podcast series. A Life Saturated with Scripture In this episode, Drew Hunter discusses advice for Christians eager to reinvigorate, or maybe jumpstart for the first time, a consistent Bible-reading habit. He reflects on how to avoid viewing time in God's word as merely a task on a... Read more

The Gospel Coalition Podcast: Literary Tools to Understand Deborah

The following is an uncorrected transcript generated by a transcription service. Before quoting in print, please check the corresponding audio for accuracy. Kathleen Nielson: It is a delight to spend the session digging into the Old Testament story of Deborah together. At the start, I would like to mention four specific goals for this session.... Read more

Podcast: The Church’s Leadership Crisis (Paul David Tripp)

This article is part of the The Crossway Podcast series. Guarding against Failure in Leadership In this episode, Paul Tripp discusses what he calls the leadership crisis in the church today. He explains what he has seen and heard from pastors that indicates there indeed is a crisis, why healthy leadership in the church depends... Read more

The Gospel Coalition Podcast: Glorify God by Embracing Diversity

The following is an uncorrected transcript generated by a transcription service. Before quoting in print, please check the corresponding audio for accuracy. Jackie Hill Perry: As we all know, this is called Embracing the Beauty of Diversity, something like that. So I’m glad that you’ve joined us. Before we begin, can we pray and talk... Read more

Podcast: How I Study the Bible (Lauren Chandler)

This article is part of the The Crossway Podcast series. Savoring Scripture in All Seasons of Life In this episode, Lauren Chandler discusses her habits of reading and studying the Bible. She reflects on what influences how she engages with Scripture, explains the way the Bible impacts her work as a songwriter, and shares how... Read more

The Gospel Coalition Podcast: Knowing the God of Our Doctrines

The Gospel Coalition hosted a breakout panel titled “The Priority of Scripture in Our Doctrine of God” with John Currie, David Garner, Jonny Gibson, and Scott Oliphint at the 2019 National Conference in Indianapolis, Indiana. The panel described the role of the Bible as formative, doxological, and pastoral in our understanding of God. From the... Read more

Podcast: Why You Shouldn’t Feel Bad about Enjoying the World (Joe Rigney)

This article is part of the The Crossway Podcast series. Is It Sinful to Enjoy the World? In this episode, Joe Rigney, author of Strangely Bright: Can You Love God and Enjoy This World?, discusses why it's okay to celebrate God's good gifts. He explains the impact that John Piper and Christian Hedonism have had... Read more

The Gospel Coalition Podcast: How to Prepare for Tragedy

The following is an uncorrected transcript generated by a transcription service. Before quoting in print, please check the corresponding audio for accuracy. Cameron Cole: My name is Cameron Cole, and I’m the director of children, youth and family at the Cathedral Church of the Advent in Birmingham, Alabama. I have worked at the same church... Read more

Podcast: Asking God ‘Why’ in the Midst of Suffering (Mark Talbot)

This article is part of the The Crossway Podcast series. Is It Okay to Ask God Why? In this episode, Mark Talbot discusses what the Bible has to say about suffering and the question that we all so quickly come to: "Why?" He shares some of what God has taught him through his own experience... Read more

TGC Podcast: Work for Your Lord, Not Just Your Boss

The following is an uncorrected transcript generated by a transcription service. Before quoting in print, please check the corresponding audio for accuracy. Eden Chen: I guess being good TGC folks, I’m assuming some of you guys have read Tim Keller’s book, Every Good Endeavor. It’s like one of the early books I read on faith... Read more

Duck Dynasty Star Phil Robertson Is Baptizing Fans of His Podcast: ‘They Just Keep Coming’

Duck Dynasty Star Phil Robertson Is Baptizing Fans of His Podcast: 'They Just Keep Coming' A new podcast by Duck Dynasty star Phil Robertson has climbed the charts, sparked discussion and led to an unforeseen blessing for the outspoken Christian: fans wanting to be baptized by him.The Unashamed with Phil Robertson podcast launched in 2019... Read more

Podcast: Family Discipleship 101 (Adam Griffin)

This article is part of the The Crossway Podcast series. How to Do Family Discipleship In this episode, Adam Griffin, co-author of Family Discipleship: Leading Your Home through Time, Moments, and Milestones, discusses what it looks like for parents to prioritize the important but mostly ordinary spiritual leadership of their family. He debunks common misconceptions... Read more

TGC Podcast: Nol Piper on Hope for All Life Stages

The following is an uncorrected transcript generated by a transcription service. Before quoting in print, please check the corresponding audio for accuracy. Nol Piper: I’m Nol Piper. I’m 70 years old. I’m a mother, a grandmother. I’ve been the wife of a seminary student, a college professor, a pastor, a writer, a speaker, a blogger,... Read more

Podcast: Tips for Leading an Effective Bible Study (Lydia Brownback)

This article is part of the The Crossway Podcast series. Guiding People into God's Word In this episode, Lydia Brownback, author of Esther: The Hidden Hand of God, discusses some of her tips for leading an effective, engaging Bible study. She reflects on what she has learned over the years from Bible studies she's been... Read more

Introducing the 30 Days in the Psalms with Kristyn Getty Podcast

Discover Afresh the Beauty and Power of God's Word The book of Psalms has been cherished by Christians for centuries. Down through the ages and across the globe, the church has clung to these biblical songs and poems in times of celebration and times of suffering. Passages that give expression to the greatest joys and... Read more

Podcast: Hymns and the Joy of Singing (Kristyn Getty)

This article is part of the The Crossway Podcast series. The Joy of Singing In this episode, Kristyn Getty, featured in the ESV Psalms, Read by Kristyn Getty, discusses congregational singing, the power of music for teaching doctrine, and the foundational role of Scripture for the Christian life. She reflects on her career in the... Read more

TGC Podcast: Journey with John Flavel Toward Fearlessness

The following is an uncorrected transcript generated by a transcription service. Before quoting in print, please check the corresponding audio for accuracy. Laura Powell: How you understand the word fear will shape our whole conversation. Now, it might not feel like a conversation because I’m the one doing all the talking, but I do plan... Read more

Podcast: The Blessings and Burdens of Pastoral Ministry (Jeff Robinson)

This article is part of the The Crossway Podcast series. Perservering in Ministry In this episode, Jeff Robinson, coeditor of Faithful Endurance: The Joy of Shepherding People for a Lifetime, discusses the unique blessings and burdens of pastoral ministry. He reflects on the challenging seasons in ministry from his own lifeseasons when he contemplated leaving... Read more

The Gospel Coalition Podcast: The Visual Discovery of God

The following is an uncorrected transcript generated by a transcription service. Before quoting in print, please check the corresponding audio for accuracy. Tim Challies: So we’re here to talk about visual theology. And I’m sure you’ve heard that old saying, that a picture is worth a thousand words. And I think of all generations, possibly,... Read more

Podcast: How Confronting Death Helps Us Live (Matthew McCullough)

This article is part of the The Crossway Podcast series. Thinking about Mortality In this episode, Matt McCullough, author of Remember Death: The Surprising Path to Living Hope, discusses how thinking and being really honest about the reality of death can paradoxically free us to find hope and joy in God like never before. He... Read more

TGC Podcast: Discussing Death: A Pathway to Deeper Hope

The following is an uncorrected transcript generated by a transcription service. Before quoting in print, please check the corresponding audio for accuracy. Matthew McCullough: So the title of today’s session is Remember Death: The Surprising Path to Living Hope, which is the title of a book that I wrote and was published, I guess it... Read more