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Classical Christian Virtues

Classical Christian Virtues

By Dr. Timothy Dernlan
Cultivate virtue and eliminate vice in your daily life! The companion book to this podcast is Classical Christian Virtues: Contemplating the Good Life and can be purchased at Amazon.com today. Your host on this true, good, and beautiful journey is educator, sportsman, and father Dr. Timothy Dernlan. www.TimDernlan.com
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Overview of Classical Christian Virtues
CLASSICAL CHRISTIAN VIRTUES: Contemplating the Good Life Cultivate virtue and resist vice in your life. You can do it! www.TimDernlan.com 2 Peter 1:5 ~ "Make every effort to supplement your faith with virtue and virtue with knowledge."
06:35
July 24, 2022
WIT
CLASSICAL CHRISTIAN VIRTUES: Contemplating the Good Life    Cultivate the virtue of WIT and resist vice in your life. You can do it! www.TimDernlan.com I Kings 18:25-27
10:29
July 04, 2021
Interview with Louis Markos, Ph.D., on Friendship, Hobbits, and more.
CLASSICAL CHRISTIAN VIRTUES: Contemplating the Good Life  Our guest today is Louis Markos, Ph.D. He is a professor at Houston Baptist University and the author of many books of interest to Christians, classical educators, and individuals seeking to cultivate a life of virtue. He joins our host, Dr. Timothy Dernlan, for a fun and informative conversation.  www.TimDernlan.com
42:60
July 03, 2021
WISDOM
CLASSICAL CHRISTIAN VIRTUES: Contemplating the Good Life    Cultivate the virtue of WISDOM and resist vice in your life. You can do it! www.TimDernlan.com James 3:13-18
10:46
June 27, 2021
TRUTHFULNESS
CLASSICAL CHRISTIAN VIRTUES: Contemplating the Good Life    Cultivate the virtue of TRUTHFULNESS and resist vice in your life. You can do it! www.TimDernlan.com John 14:6
09:06
June 20, 2021
TOLERANCE
CLASSICAL CHRISTIAN VIRTUES: Contemplating the Good Life    Cultivate the virtue of TOLERANCE and resist vice in your life. You can do it! Truth, Goodness, and Beauty are objective standards defined by and found in God alone. Let us never tolerate a lie, never tolerate evil, and never tolerate misguided attempts at beauty as we live to glorify God. www.TimDernlan.com Romans 14:1-4
15:43
June 13, 2021
THOUGHTFULNESS
CLASSICAL CHRISTIAN VIRTUES: Contemplating the Good Life    Cultivate the virtue of THOUGHTFULNESS and resist vice in your life. You can do it! www.TimDernlan.com Haggai 1:5-7
08:39
June 06, 2021
Interview with Bob Dennison on teaching virtue in school
Dr. Dernlan interviews Bob Dennison and his use of Classical Christian Virtue at Christ Classical Academy in Dyersburg, TN. Christ Classical Academy is a member school of the Association of Classical Christian Schools and seeks to form students through the cultivation of virtue.
35:16
May 31, 2021
TEACHABILITY
CLASSICAL CHRISTIAN VIRTUES: Contemplating the Good Life    Cultivate the virtue of TEACHABILITY and resist vice in your life. You can do it! www.TimDernlan.com Proverbs 1:1-7
10:30
May 30, 2021
SERVANTHOOD
CLASSICAL CHRISTIAN VIRTUES: Contemplating the Good Life    Cultivate the virtue of SERVANTHOOD and resist vice in your life. You can do it! www.TimDernlan.com Matthew 20:25-28
08:45
May 23, 2021
SENSITIVITY
CLASSICAL CHRISTIAN VIRTUES: Contemplating the Good Life    Cultivate the virtue of SENSITIVITY and resist vice in your life. You can do it! www.TimDernlan.com James 2:2-5
08:47
May 16, 2021
Contentment with Guests Max Jones and Katie Rippon
CLASSICAL CHRISTIAN VIRTUES: Contemplating the Good Life Our guests today are Max Jones and Katie Rippon. Max and Katie are graduating seniors from Bayshore Christian School in Fairhope, AL and Delaware Valley Classical School in New Castle, DE. www.TimDernlan.com
33:25
May 10, 2021
SELF-CONTROL
CLASSICAL CHRISTIAN VIRTUES: Contemplating the Good Life    Cultivate the virtue of SELF-CONTROL and resist vice in your life. You can do it! www.TimDernlan.com I Corinthians 9:24-27
10:36
May 09, 2021
RIGHTEOUSNESS
CLASSICAL CHRISTIAN VIRTUES: Contemplating the Good Life    Cultivate the virtue of RIGHTEOUSNESS and resist vice in your life. You can do it! www.TimDernlan.com Matthew 25:19-28
09:17
May 02, 2021
RESOURCEFULNESS
CLASSICAL CHRISTIAN VIRTUES: Contemplating the Good Life    Cultivate the virtue of RESOURCEFULNESS and resist vice in your life. You can do it! www.TimDernlan.com Proverbs 31:10-25
09:49
April 25, 2021
RESPONSIBILITY
CLASSICAL CHRISTIAN VIRTUES: Contemplating the Good Life    Cultivate the virtue of RESPONSIBILITY and resist vice in your life. You can do it! www.TimDernlan.com Matthew 25:14-21
10:51
April 18, 2021
Interview with Danielle Hodgson about Classical Conversation Morning Time
Dr. Dernlan interviews Danielle Hodgson of Warren, MI.  She is the Director of a Classical Conversation group in her area and uses the book Classical Christian Virtues at for morning time with the students. She gives ideas for use as a bible study and also in literature class. We are so blessed to have her on the show and hope her insight helps the Classical Conversation community, teachers at classical Christian schools, and other parents as we raise the next generation.  www.TimDernlan.com Soli Deo Gloria
23:45
April 12, 2021
RESPECT
CLASSICAL CHRISTIAN VIRTUES: Contemplating the Good Life    Cultivate the virtue of RESPECT and resist vice in your life. You can do it! www.TimDernlan.com Romans 13:1-5
09:38
April 12, 2021
PURPOSEFULNESS
CLASSICAL CHRISTIAN VIRTUES: Contemplating the Good Life   Cultivate the virtue of PURPOSEFULNESS and resist vice in your life. You can do it! www.TimDernlan.com I Corinthians 10:31
09:49
April 04, 2021
PERSEVERANCE
CLASSICAL CHRISTIAN VIRTUES: Contemplating the Good Life    Cultivate the virtue of PERSEVERANCE and resist vice in your life. You can do it!  www.TimDernlan.com  Romans 5:3-5
10:17
March 29, 2021
PENSIVENESS
CLASSICAL CHRISTIAN VIRTUES: Contemplating the Good Life   Cultivate the virtue of PENSIVENESS and resist vice in your life. You can do it! www.TimDernlan.com Luke 12:27
11:34
March 21, 2021
Mid-Season Review
Dr. Dernlan checks in during his vacation to the Rocky Mountains, shares listener feedback, and also shares why a song from his children helped him to be more virtuous while fixing his tent in a storm at 2am. We will resume normal podcasts next week. This episode was originally recorded in the summer of 2021 in my car. www.TimDernlan.com
07:53
March 15, 2021
PEACE
CLASSICAL CHRISTIAN VIRTUES: Contemplating the Good Life Cultivate the virtue of PEACE and resist vice in your life. You can do it! MORE INFORMATION AT: 1. Classical Christian Education Alliance (CCEA) www.ClassicalChristianEducation.org 2. Dr. Timothy Dernlan www.TimDernlan.com 3.More Books Amazon Books
09:52
March 14, 2021
PATIENCE
CLASSICAL CHRISTIAN VIRTUES: Contemplating the Good Life   Cultivate the virtue of PATIENCE and resist vice in your life. You can do it!  www.TimDernlan.com  James 5:7-11
09:49
March 07, 2021
ORDERLINESS
CLASSICAL CHRISTIAN VIRTUES: Contemplating the Good Life  Cultivate the virtue of ORDERLINESS and resist vice in your life. You can do it! www.TimDernlan.com Job 38:3-12
12:37
February 28, 2021
OPTIMISM
CLASSICAL CHRISTIAN VIRTUES: Contemplating the Good Life  Cultivate the virtue of OPTIMISM and resist vice in your life. You can do it! www.TimDernlan.com Psalm 27:13-14
09:47
February 21, 2021
Cooperation with guest Thomas Key
CLASSICAL CHRISTIAN VIRTUES: Contemplating the Good Life Thomas Key served for 10 years as an offices in the Marines and is now an officer in the Navy while teaching history at Bayshore Christian School in Fairhope, AL.  He shares his thoughts on cooperation and leadership as he shares stories from history. He is also the author of A Classical Guide to Teaching History. www.TimDernlan.com
31:42
February 15, 2021
OBEDIENCE
CLASSICAL CHRISTIAN VIRTUES: Contemplating the Good Life  Cultivate the virtue of OBEDIENCE and resist vice in your life. You can do it! www.TimDernlan.com I Kings 2:1-3
09:57
February 15, 2021
MODESTY
CLASSICAL CHRISTIAN VIRTUES: Contemplating the Good Life  Cultivate the virtue of MODESTY and resist vice in your life. You can do it! www.TimDernlan.com
08:58
February 07, 2021
MERCY
CLASSICAL CHRISTIAN VIRTUES: Contemplating the Good Life  Cultivate the virtue of MERCY and resist vice in your life. You can do it! www.TimDernlan.com Micah 7:18-19
09:09
February 01, 2021
MEEKNESS
CLASSICAL CHRISTIAN VIRTUES: Contemplating the Good Life  Cultivate the virtue of MEEKNESS and resist vice in your life. You can do it! www.TimDernlan.com James 3:13-18
09:22
January 24, 2021
Dedication with guest Wade Ortego
CLASSICAL CHRISTIAN VIRTUES: Contemplating the Good Life  Our guest today is Wade Ortego. He is the Head of School at The Ambrose School in Meridian, Idaho.  He has a great deal of experience leading classical Christian schools and joins us to contemplate the virtue of DEDICATION.  www.TimDernlan.com
31:57
January 18, 2021
LOYALTY
CLASSICAL CHRISTIAN VIRTUES: Contemplating the Good Life  Cultivate the virtue of LOYALTY and resist vice in your life. You can do it! www.TimDernlan.com I Samuel 24:6-10
09:23
January 18, 2021
LOVE
CLASSICAL CHRISTIAN VIRTUES: Contemplating the Good Life  Cultivate the virtue of LOVE and resist vice in your life. You can do it! www.TimDernlan.com I John 4:7-8
09:50
January 10, 2021
KINDNESS
CLASSICAL CHRISTIAN VIRTUES: Contemplating the Good Life  Cultivate the virtue of KINDNESS and resist vice in your life. You can do it! www.TimDernlan.com Ephesians 4:32
08:02
January 03, 2021
JUSTICE
CLASSICAL CHRISTIAN VIRTUES: Contemplating the Good Life  Cultivate the virtue of JUSTICE and resist vice in your life. You can do it! www.TimDernlan.com Micah 6:8
10:09
December 28, 2020
Justice with guest Anthony Urti, JD
CLASSICAL CHRISTIAN VIRTUES: Contemplating the Good Life Our guest today is Anthony Urti, JD. He is an attorney and Head of School at Delaware Valley Classical School.  He joins us to contemplate the virtue of JUSTICE. www.TimDernlan.com
37:51
December 27, 2020
JOY
CLASSICAL CHRISTIAN VIRTUES: Contemplating the Good Life  Cultivate the virtue of JOY and resist vice in your life. You can do it!  www.TimDernlan.com  Proverbs 17:21-23
10:11
December 21, 2020
INTEGRITY
CLASSICAL CHRISTIAN VIRTUES: Contemplating the Good Life Cultivate the virtue of INTEGRITY and resist vice in your life. You can do it! www.TimDernlan.com Proverbs 17:21-23
09:41
December 13, 2020
INDUSTRIOUSNESS
CLASSICAL CHRISTIAN VIRTUES: Contemplating the Good Life    Cultivate the virtue of INDUSTRIOUSNESS and resist vice in your life. You can do it! www.TimDernlan.com Proverbs 10:4 "Lazy hands make for poverty, but diligent hands bring wealth."
12:34
December 06, 2020
HUMILITY
CLASSICAL CHRISTIAN VIRTUES: Contemplating the Good Life Cultivate the virtue of HUMILITY and resist vice in your life. You can do it! MORE INFORMATION AT: 1. Classical Christian Education Alliance (CCEA) www.ClassicalChristianEducation.org 2. Dr. Timothy Dernlan www.TimDernlan.com 3.More Books Amazon Books
12:15
November 29, 2020
HOSPITALITY
CLASSICAL CHRISTIAN VIRTUES: Contemplating the Good Life Cultivate the virtue of HOSPITALITY and resist vice in your life. You can do it! MORE INFORMATION AT: 1. Classical Christian Education Alliance (CCEA) www.ClassicalChristianEducation.org 2. Dr. Timothy Dernlan www.TimDernlan.com 3.More Books Amazon Books
14:07
November 22, 2020
Raising Confident Children
CONFIDENCE (without Pride) - An Interview on Parenting, Sports, and more... This episode is an interview from the Biblical Woman Podcast. We discuss parenting tips, ideas, and challenges of raising our children to have the virtue of confidence while resisting the vice of pride.  You can also order Classical Christian Virtues to study and discuss 60 more virtues with your family. www.TimDernlan.com I Corinthians 10:31  ...All to the Glory of God.
33:44
November 16, 2020
HOPE
CLASSICAL CHRISTIAN VIRTUES: Contemplating the Good Life Cultivate the virtue of HOPE and resist vice in your life. You can do it! MORE INFORMATION AT: 1. Classical Christian Education Alliance (CCEA) www.ClassicalChristianEducation.org 2. Dr. Timothy Dernlan www.TimDernlan.com 3.More Books Amazon Books
11:59
November 15, 2020
HONOR
CLASSICAL CHRISTIAN VIRTUES: Contemplating the Good Life Cultivate the virtue of HONOR and resist vice in your life. You can do it! MORE INFORMATION AT: 1. Classical Christian Education Alliance (CCEA) www.ClassicalChristianEducation.org 2. Dr. Timothy Dernlan www.TimDernlan.com 3.More Books Amazon Books
10:48
November 08, 2020
HONESTY
CLASSICAL CHRISTIAN VIRTUES: Contemplating the Good Life Cultivate the virtue of HONESTY and resist vice in your life. You can do it! MORE INFORMATION AT: 1. Classical Christian Education Alliance (CCEA) www.ClassicalChristianEducation.org 2. Dr. Timothy Dernlan www.TimDernlan.com 3.More Books Amazon Books
11:06
November 01, 2020
GRATITUDE
CLASSICAL CHRISTIAN VIRTUES: Contemplating the Good Life Cultivate the virtue of GRATITUDE and resist vice in your life. You can do it! MORE INFORMATION AT: 1. Classical Christian Education Alliance (CCEA) www.ClassicalChristianEducation.org 2. Dr. Timothy Dernlan www.TimDernlan.com 3.More Books Amazon Books
11:23
October 25, 2020
GRACE
CLASSICAL CHRISTIAN VIRTUES: Contemplating the Good Life Cultivate the virtue of GRACE and resist vice in your life. You can do it! MORE INFORMATION AT: 1. Classical Christian Education Alliance (CCEA) www.ClassicalChristianEducation.org 2. Dr. Timothy Dernlan www.TimDernlan.com 3.More Books Amazon Books
10:56
October 18, 2020
GOODNESS
CLASSICAL CHRISTIAN VIRTUES: Contemplating the Good Life Cultivate the virtue of GOODNESS and resist vice in your life. You can do it! MORE INFORMATION AT: 1. Classical Christian Education Alliance (CCEA) www.ClassicalChristianEducation.org 2. Dr. Timothy Dernlan www.TimDernlan.com 3.More Books Amazon Books
12:31
October 11, 2020
GENTLENESS
CLASSICAL CHRISTIAN VIRTUES: Contemplating the Good Life Cultivate the virtue of GENTLENESS and resist vice in your life. You can do it! MORE INFORMATION AT: 1. Classical Christian Education Alliance (CCEA) www.ClassicalChristianEducation.org 2. Dr. Timothy Dernlan www.TimDernlan.com 3.More Books Amazon Books
09:52
October 04, 2020
GENEROSITY
CLASSICAL CHRISTIAN VIRTUES: Contemplating the Good Life    Cultivate the virtue of GENEROSITY and resist vice in your life. You can do it! www.TimDernlan.com Luke 21:1-4
10:03
September 27, 2020
Courage with guest Rachel Schmiedel
CLASSICAL CHRISTIAN VIRTUES: Contemplating the Good Life Our guest today is Rachel Schmiedel. She is an artist, author, wife, and mother.  We discuss the virtue of COURAGE as-well-as her new book Eyes Wide Open: The exceptional Life of Madame Lucie.  You can find out more about her work at www.pocketdreamsco.com. www.TimDernlan.com
35:48
September 26, 2020
FORTITUDE
CLASSICAL CHRISTIAN VIRTUES: Contemplating the Good Life    Cultivate the virtue of FORTITUDE and resist vice in your life. You can do it! www.TimDernlan.com 2 Timothy 1:7
10:03
September 21, 2020
FORESIGHT
CLASSICAL CHRISTIAN VIRTUES: Contemplating the Good Life    Cultivate the virtue of FORESIGHT and resist vice in your life. You can do it! www.TimDernlan.com Proverbs 2:6-13
10:06
September 13, 2020
FORGIVENESS
CLASSICAL CHRISTIAN VIRTUES: Contemplating the Good Life    Cultivate the virtue of FORGIVENESS and resist vice in your life. You can do it! www.TimDernlan.com Colossians 3:12-15
12:06
September 06, 2020
FRIENDLINESS
CLASSICAL CHRISTIAN VIRTUES: Contemplating the Good Life    Cultivate the virtue of FRIENDLINESS and resist vice in your life. You can do it! www.TimDernlan.com Ecclesiastes 4:9-12
10:26
August 30, 2020
Empathy with guest Dr. Joe Hendershott
CLASSICAL CHRISTIAN VIRTUES: Contemplating the Good Life  Our guest today is Dr. Joe Hendershott. He is the founder of Hope 4 the Wounded.  He joins us to contemplate the virtue of EMPATHY.  www.TimDernlan.com
43:31
August 29, 2020
FAITHFULNESS
CLASSICAL CHRISTIAN VIRTUES: Contemplating the Good Life    Cultivate the virtue of FAITHFULNESS and resist vice in your life. You can do it! www.TimDernlan.com Hebrews 11
11:15
August 23, 2020
ENDURANCE
CLASSICAL CHRISTIAN VIRTUES: Contemplating the Good Life Cultivate the virtue of ENDURANCE and resist vice in your life. You can do it! www.TimDernlan.com Hebrews 12:1-4
10:57
August 17, 2020
EMPATHY
CLASSICAL CHRISTIAN VIRTUES: Contemplating the Good Life Cultivate the virtue of EMPATHY and resist vice in your life. You can do it! www.TimDernlan.com Hebrews 4:14-16
09:23
August 09, 2020
DILIGENCE
CLASSICAL CHRISTIAN VIRTUES: Contemplating the Good Life   Cultivate the virtue of DILIGENCE and resist vice in your life. You can do it!   www.TimDernlan.com
10:03
August 02, 2020
Dignity with guest Rev. Jonathan Jones
CLASSICAL CHRISTIAN VIRTUES: Contemplating the Good Life  Our guest today is Rev. Jonathan Jones. He is a pastor at Royal Palm Presbyterian Church in Lake Worth, Florida.  He joins us to contemplate the virtue of DIGNITY.  www.TimDernlan.com
32:31
August 01, 2020
DIGNITY
CLASSICAL CHRISTIAN VIRTUES: Contemplating the Good Life  Cultivate the virtue of DIGNITY and resist vice in your life. You can do it!  www.TimDernlan.com
09:57
July 26, 2020
DEPENDABILITY
CLASSICAL CHRISTIAN VIRTUES: Contemplating the Good Life   Cultivate the virtue of DEPENDABILITY and resist vice in your life. You can do it!   www.TimDernlan.com
09:19
July 19, 2020
DEDICATION
CLASSICAL CHRISTIAN VIRTUES: Contemplating the Good Life Cultivate the virtue of DEDICATION and resist vice in your life. You can do it! www.TimDernlan.com
07:46
July 12, 2020
CURIOSITY
CLASSICAL CHRISTIAN VIRTUES: Contemplating the Good Life Cultivate the virtue of CURIOSITY and resist vice in your life. You can do it! www.TimDernlan.com
08:46
July 06, 2020
Curiosity with guest Josh Dyson
CLASSICAL CHRISTIAN VIRTUES: Contemplating the Good Life Our guest today is Josh Dyson. He is the Head of School at Classical School of Wichita in Wichita, Kansas. He has published many great articles on classical Christian education and takes us into deep waters as we contemplate the virtue of CURIOSITY. www.TimDernlan.com
30:44
July 04, 2020
COURAGE
CLASSICAL CHRISTIAN VIRTUES: Contemplating the Good Life Cultivate the virtue of COURAGE and resist vice in your life. You can do it! www.TimDernlan.com
09:16
June 29, 2020
COOPERATION
CLASSICAL CHRISTIAN VIRTUES: Contemplating the Good Life Cultivate the virtue of COOPERATION and resist vice in your life. You can do it! www.TimDernlan.com
07:46
June 22, 2020
CONTENTMENT
CLASSICAL CHRISTIAN VIRTUES: Contemplating the Good Life Cultivate the virtue of CONTENTMENT and resist vice in your life. You can do it! www.TimDernlan.com
09:22
June 14, 2020
COMPASSION
CLASSICAL CHRISTIAN VIRTUES: Contemplating the Good Life Cultivate the virtue of COMPASSION and resist vice in your life. You can do it!  www.TimDernlan.com
06:52
June 08, 2020
Compassion with guest Nicole Byrum
CLASSICAL CHRISTIAN VIRTUES: Contemplating the Good Life Our guest today is Nicole Byrum. She is a Marriage and Family Therapist and currently works mainly with women in recovery.  We discuss the virtue of compassion as-well-as her new book REMADE: Living Free.  You can find out more about her and her work at www.NicoleByrum.com.  www.TimDernlan.com
25:09
June 06, 2020
CALMNESS
CLASSICAL CHRISTIAN VIRTUES: Contemplating the Good Life Cultivate the virtue of CALMNESS and resist vice in your life. You can do it! www.TimDernlan.com
06:02
June 01, 2020
BRAVERY
CLASSICAL CHRISTIAN VIRTUES: Contemplating the Good Life Cultivate the virtue of BRAVERY by doing brave things and resist vice in your life today. You can do it!  www.TimDernlan.com
04:57
May 25, 2020
ADAPTATION
CULTIVATING CHRISTIAN VIRTUES: Contemplating the Good Life Cultivate the virtue of ADAPTATION and resist vice in your daily life. Drop your tools and live a more virtuous life today! www.TimDernlan.com
08:19
May 17, 2020
Introduction to Classical Christian Virtues
When faced with a hard decision in life, we often ask "What should I do?" Instead, we should ask, "What type of person do I want to be?" Join us on this journey to cultivate CLASSICAL CHRISTIAN VIRTUES in our own lives as we seek to be more like Christ for the glory of God. www.TimDernlan.com
04:54
May 10, 2020
Classical Christian Virtues - Teaser
CLASSICAL CHRISTIAN VIRTUES: Contemplating the Good Life This teaser for the podcast also introduces the book we will go through on this journey toward becoming more virtuous. Order your copy at Amazon.com and travel on this journey with us as we cultivate virtue and resist vice.  You can do it!  www.TimDernlan.com
01:08
May 04, 2020