Ron and John introduce a new series on the letter of First John. The letter opens with an emphatic statement about the concrete reality of the gospel, and it moves quickly to the difficult topic of love in the context [...]
In this fourth episode of their series in Joshua, Ron and John tackle the exciting but difficult episodes that describe the conquests of Jericho and Ai. Before those battles, however, important rituals set up what follows in order to keep [...]
Bitter divisions in the church drive the author of First John to write bluntly to Christians about some key themes. Ron and John examine them in this series: the concreteness of the gospel, good vs. evil in the world, the importance of what we believe alongside of what we do, and love. Does the Bible have something to say about love that might challenge our subjective human definitions?
God's covenant faithfulness is front and center in the Book of Joshua. This series follows the nation of Israel into the promised land and into a new season in which to live out a special relationship with God. Ron and John take a close look at their highs and lows, as well as some of the challenges in reading this drama-filled narrative.
We find some of Jesus' most well-known teaching in Matthew 5-7, the Sermon on the Mount. There, Christ answers the question, What does life in the kingdom of God look like? Ron and John take a close look at what he has to say and how unexpected much of it is.