A replay of an important episode from our first season
January 24, 2022
The Revelation of the Holy Spirit
Pentecost was the historical revelation of the Holy Spirit. Matthew and Jeremy discuss this aspect of the Holy Spirit with Tim Scott from the podcast Christ Our Treasure (Please note, the episodes about the Holy Spirit have been published out of order).
January 17, 2022
Work of the Holy Spirit: Creation and Providence
The third episode in our series on the Holy Spirit in which Matthew and Jeremy along with Christ Our Treasure host, Tim Scott discuss the Holy Spirit's work in creation and providence.
January 12, 2022
Christmas: Pagan or Pious?
Whether Christmas is pagan or not celebrate Christ. Matthew and Jeremy explain more in our Christmas episode.
December 20, 2021
Thoughts on Recent Trials
Jeremy and Mathew discuss the recent trials of Kyle Rittenhouse and Ahmaud Arbery.
December 13, 2021
The Work of the Holy Spirit: Inspiration and Illumination
The second in our series on the Holy Spirit in which Matthew and Jeremy along with Christ Our Treasure host, Tim Scott discuss the Holy Spirit's work in giving the Scriptures.
December 06, 2021
The Person of the Holy Spirit
This is the first episode in a new series on the Holy Spirit. It's also a collaborative effort with another podcast, Christ Our Treasure hosted by Pastor Tim Scott.
November 29, 2021
Matthew and Jeremy consider Psalm 65 for reasons to give thanks for the upcoming Thanksgiving holiday.
November 22, 2021
What's Wrong with Fundamentalism?
Matthew and Jeremy critique the fundamentalist view of separation, a distinctive of fundamentalism.
November 15, 2021
Altar Calls Yes or No?
Jeremy and Mathew discuss biblical problems with altar calls.
November 08, 2021
Reformation Profiles for Reformation Day
For Reformation Day, our pastor, Mac Williams, shares the stories of reformers Thomas Bilney and Lady Jane Grey.
November 01, 2021
Halloween: Christian or Pagan?
Matthew and Jeremy explain the origins of Halloween and a satanic panic.
October 25, 2021
Praying for Missions and More
Retired Missionary Steve Haines joins us again, and we veer into a conversation about praying for missions.
October 18, 2021
Understanding Worldviews for Evangelism
Retired missionary Steve Haines joins us to talk about lessons he leaned about the importance of understanding worldviews for effective evangelism.
October 11, 2021
Is the Holy Spirit Real?
Many Christians say according to a new survey that the Holy Spirit is not a real being. Matthew and Jeremy consider reasons for this error and offer a corrective.
October 04, 2021
Dealing with Anxiety
Matthew and Jeremy talk through dealing with anxiety.
September 27, 2021
President Biden on the Heartbeat Bill
Matthew and Jeremy consider President Biden's remarks about the Texas heartbeat bill.
September 20, 2021
Overview of Romans
Matthew and Jeremy present an overview of Paul's letter to the Romans.
September 13, 2021
The Doctrine of Vocation
For Labor Day, we explain and flesh out the doctrine of vocation.
September 06, 2021
The Two Natures of Christ
Jeremy and Matthew wade in deep waters to discuss the two natures of Christ especially focusing on his true humanity.
August 30, 2021
Responding to Afghanistan
Matthew and Jeremy address recent developments in Afghanistan and how believers should respond.
August 23, 2021
How Does God Speak Today?
Many look to modern day prophets and inner voices to hear God speaking. Matthew and Jeremy argue that Scripture is the only means to hear God today.
August 16, 2021
Have Translations of the Bible Distorted the Message?
I've often been told, "The Bible has been translated so many times we can't be sure we have the original message." Matthew and I attempt to answer this issue in this episode.
August 09, 2021
Christian identity and post- modern identity
This conversation went in directions Matthew and I didn't plan. We are trying to address the post-modern view that one's sexual identity is central and to help Christians to evangelize post-moderns.
August 02, 2021
Predicting the End of Time
We discuss the futility of predicting the events of the end times.
July 26, 2021
Lee Jones joins us again. This time we discuss congregational singing.
July 19, 2021
The Regulative Principle of Worship
Lee Jones sits down with us to discuss the regulative principle of worship, that is, how should we worship God.
July 12, 2021
The Book of Psalms
Matthew and Jeremy present an overview of the book of Psalms.
July 05, 2021
Southern Baptist Convention 2021
Our friend Pastor John Botkin joins us to discuss the 2021 Southern Baptist Convention.
June 28, 2021
Is Secularism Crumbling?
Matthew and Jeremy discuss the future of secularism based on couple of Gene Veith's recent blog posts.
June 21, 2021
Spiritual Warfare 2
Part two of our conversation with Pastor Tim Scott in spiritual warfare.
June 14, 2021
Spiritual Warfare 1
We discuss spiritual warfare with our guest Pastor Tim Scott.
June 07, 2021
Life,Ministry, and Legacy of RC Sproul
This episode is a discussion of the recent biography of RC Sproul.
May 31, 2021
Pure Religion: The Example of the Hills
"Ann and Al Hill fostered about 100 girls, mostly teenagers, over nearly three decades. But they don’t think they did anything special." ~ from USA Today article.
May 24, 2021
The Lord's Prayer 3
The final episode on the Lord's Prayer. We discuss the last three petitions and the doxology.
May 17, 2021
The Lord's Prayer 2
In this episode, we discuss the preface and first three petitions of the Lord's Prayer.
May 10, 2021
The Lord's Prayer 1
Part one of our discussion of the Lord's Prayer- its context and an overview
May 03, 2021
Beth Moore's Apology
We discuss Beth Moore's recent departure from the SBC and her apology for promoting complementarianism.
April 26, 2021
On Reading Biographies
Pastor Mac joins us to talk about reading biographies. We discuss biblical reasons, lessons learned, and our favorite biographies.
April 19, 2021
Biblical Questions #1
We discuss two biblical questions: Will there be time in heaven? Is God's love reckless?
April 12, 2021
What Is the Gospel
With a little help from Greg Gilbert's book What Is the Gospel, we explain the gospel.
April 05, 2021
The Importance of Christ's Resurrection
Easter is coming soon, so we spend some time discussing Christ's Resurrection from 1 Corinthians 15.
March 29, 2021
Bonus Episode: A Conversation about the Atlanta Shooting
Pastor Mac Williams joined us to discuss the Christian responses to the Atlanta shooting.
March 24, 2021
Matthew and Jeremy explain the reasons and method for prioritizing doctrinal beliefs.
March 22, 2021
Matthew and Jeremy explain the importance and dangers of beliefs about the Second Coming and end of time.
March 15, 2021
Matthew and Jeremy discuss the principles of Christian freedom from Romans 14-15.
March 08, 2021
Persecution, Religious Freedom, and Meeting Together
Matthew and Jeremy share important articles concerning persecution and suggestions for praying for the persecuted church.
March 01, 2021
Discusing Controversial Issues
We discuss Kevin DeYoung's article We Must Find a Better Way to Discuss Race. The principles he outlines are helpful in all kinds of controversial discussions. https://www.thegospelcoalition.org/blogs/kevin-deyoung/we-must-find-a-better-way-to-talk-about-race/
February 22, 2021
Gospel Associations 2
Associational Missionary James Risner joins us again to discuss current controversies in the Southern Baptist Convention and how local associations are better suited to address them.
February 15, 2021
Gospel Associations 1
Associational Missionary James Risner joins us to discuss the value of local gospel associations.
February 08, 2021
Martin Luther King's Dream
Matthew and Jeremy examine King's I Have a Dream Speech and hold MLK up as a model for fighting racial discrimination.
February 01, 2021
Blogosphere Briefing #3
We discuss why kids don't believe in God and how to discuss divisive issues.
January 25, 2021
Sanctity of Life
Special guests join Matthew and Jeremy to discuss abortion, children, and ministry to women.
January 18, 2021
Tears for Sinners
A sermon from Jeremy on the text Psalm 119:136 encouraging believers to have compassion on sinners like our Savior
January 11, 2021
Reading the Bible in 2021
A discussion about how to read the entire Bible in 2021
December 28, 2020
Matthew and Jeremy discuss is it okay to use Xmas, the humanity of Jesus, Mary, and why Christmas is on December 25.
December 21, 2020
Our friend John Botkin joined us to help us understand a way to share the gospel especially during the Christmas season. John serves at Providence Bible Fellowship: https://www.providencebiblefellowship.com/
December 14, 2020
Thoughts on Reading
Reading more, Best and worst of 2020, planning ahead, and further encouragement in reading
December 07, 2020
Blogosphere Briefing 2
A discussion of free speech, refugees, the legacy of Jay Adams, and prayer. Please, see our Facebook page to read related articles.
November 30, 2020
Giving thanks with help from Matthew Henry. Check out https://www.matthewhenry.org/
November 23, 2020
Values - Fellowship
The third and final episode of our series on our core values
November 16, 2020
Bonus Episode: The Lord's Supper
Jeremy's Sermon from Matthew 26:26-30 Preached at Two Rivers Community Church
November 11, 2020
Values- Means of Grace
The second episode in our series on our core values
November 09, 2020
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November 01, 2020
Biblical Wisdom for Voting
with Pastor Mac Williams
October 19, 2020
The State of Theology
See the survey at https://thestateoftheology.com/
October 12, 2020
What is Ordinary Fellowship
Jeremy and Matthew introduce the Ordinary Fellowship Podcast.
October 03, 2020