Jesus in HD 195: Jesus on Trial

[display_podcast]To say that after “they” — to quote the Apostle John — “bound Jesus and brought Him first to Annas,” Jesus’ life would never be the same again would be a gross understatement and wholly inaccurate.Fact is, as you are about to hear in this PODCAST, only some 15 hours after this cohort of some six hundred elite Roman soldiers led Him away in chains, Jesus’ life would be over.The Roman leader principally responsible for Jesus’ execution? The Procurator Pontius Pilate, wh … [Read more...]

Story Team Weekly: Adopted to Serve

Had Jon Wickes and Ben Law wanted to avoid a calling to foster care, they had a good list of excuses at their disposal. At the time, both men were in their mid-20s. Both were single. Neither Jon nor Ben were adopted. Yet, one night out of the month, along with their Missional Community group, they hosted a parents’ night out at the For the City Center for local foster families.In the fall of 2012, The Austin Stone Community Church featured a sermon series on adoption and, as Jon and Ben’s com … [Read more...]

5 Minutes in Church History: Chaplain John Bradford, British Martyr

In this episode of 5 Minutes in Church History, Stephen Nichols tells the story of the dishonest clerk who became a martyr.Our study of the three British martyrs concludes with a look at Chaplain Bradford. John Bradford was born in Manchester, England, around 1510. He was headed for a career as a clerk and he did very well. In fact, he served as a clerk for Henry VIII and also served in the Inner Temple, a professional association for barristers in England. There he also studied law and … [Read more...]

Reasonable Faith Podcast: Revisiting a Famous Debate – Part Two

Dr. Craig discusses an interview with Dr. Walter Sinnott-Armstrong revisiting the issues of their debate as well as some new topics. [display_podcast]KEVIN HARRIS: Come on in! It is Reasonable Faith with Dr. William Lane Craig. We are going to go to part two in our series on Walter Sinnott-Armstrong's interview with Robert Kuhn. Let's pick up right where we left off last time…DR. WALTER SINNOTT-ARMSTRONG: One example of this would be Aquinas' cosmological argument. He argues . . . I don' … [Read more...]

Simply Joyful Podcast: Tips for a Better Morning with Pam Barnhill

This is an exciting episode for me. I have no idea how I missed the whole podcasting revolution when it was starting. Somehow I did. Yet, when my friend was talking about all the encouragement she received from listening to Pam Barnhill's podcast, my eyes were officially opened to the world of podcasting. I'm so thrilled to have Pam on the show today. I'm a big believer in gleaning from others and tweaking what they do to work in your own family. Well, that is not only the advice that Pam is … [Read more...]

White Horse Inn: What Are the Effects of Original Sin?

[display_podcast]How do we relate the sin of Adam to humanity? Why are we guilty for something we did not do? How is this just? Are children born with original guilt and corruption, or does Scripture teach that there is an age of accountability? What did Augustine, Pelagius, or Arminius believe about this important question? On this program the hosts will discuss various perspectives on the effects of the Fall that have arisen throughout the history of the church as they continue to unpack … [Read more...]