Reading the Bible for Application

I want to start by saying that there are many things to look for when reading the Bible. We can read the Bible to teach us about God, we can read it to get an understanding of redemptive history, we can read it to see its interconnections, we can read it to trace a particular…

Stand in Honor Before the Aged

In Leviticus 19:32, Moses connects having respect for the elderly with revering the LORD. The Christian community should be one that shows reverence for the aged. So much of the Christianity I see flashed across social media sites seem to reflect the culture’s obsession with youth. Young, hip pastors speak from well decorated stages while…

3 Things to Look for in a Church

Few things are more vital to your growth as a Christian than the church you join. So if you find yourself in a situation where you must choose a new church, how should you go about making that choice? This is by no means an exhaustive list, but these three elements are good indicators that…

Whatever is True…Think on These Things

Suffering has a way of shrinking your view of your entire life down to your pain. It’s like when you have a headache, everything you do is tainted and affected by the throbbing your feel in your forehead. Suffering has a way of causing spiritual amnesia. We forget that there is more true about us…

New Podcast: Our Influences

On the latest Talking Theology Along the Way podcast, Jon, Jonathon, and Dustin discuss people and books that have influenced them in their lives. We end the podcast with a few recommendations for reading for every Christian. You can listen to it here. Don’t forget to subscribe!