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Preaching and Preachers

By Dr. Jason K. Allen

Preaching and Preachers is the official podcast of Dr. Jason Allen, the president of Midwestern Seminary.

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“Preaching and Preachers” Episode 144: The Ministry of the Pastor’s Wife

This week I welcome Dr. Ray Rhodes to the podcast. Dr. Rhodes serves as founding pastor of Grace Community Church of Dawsonville, Georgia, and is also president of Nourished in the Word Ministries. He is also the author of a recently released book titled Susie: The Life and Legacy of Susannah Spurgeon, Wife of Charles Spurgeon. Read more

Guest(s): Ray Rhodes

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Topics covered this week include:

  • Who was Suzie Spurgeon?
  • What ministries was Suzie Spurgeon invested in?
  • How does Susie Spurgeon serve as a model for a pastor’s wife?
  • How did Susie Spurgeon practically affect the ministry of Charles Spurgeon?
  • What are some common misconceptions about the ministry of a pastor’s wife?
  • Does the role of a pastor’s wife change from church to church?

 

“Preaching and Preachers” Episode 142: Connecting Your Sermon to Christ

Today, I want to welcome Dr. Owen Strachan to the podcast. Dr. Strachan is Associate Professor of Christian Theology at Midwestern Baptist Theological Seminary, Director of the Center for Public Theology, and Director of the Residency PhD Program at Midwestern Seminary. Read more

Guest(s): Owen Strachan

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Some of the topics of this week’s episode include:

  • Christ is not a tack-on to Scripture
  • Typology and the need for humility
  • 7 questions every pastor must ask himself in preaching Christ
  • Recognizing analogies, typologies, and allusions of Christ in Scripture
  • Seeing promise and fulfillment in Christ

 

“Preaching and Preachers” Episode 141: The Pastor and His Theology of Preaching

Today, I want to welcome Dr. Owen Strachan to the podcast. Dr. Strachan is Associate Professor of Christian Theology at Midwestern Baptist Theological Seminary, Director of the Center for Public Theology, and Director of the Residency PhD Program at Midwestern Seminary. Read more

Guest(s): Owen Strachan

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Some of the topics of this week’s episode include:

  • The depravity of man in preaching
  • The power of Scripture in preaching
  • The ministry of the Holy Spirit in preaching
  • The importance of expository preaching
  • The importance of the life of the preacher

 

“Preaching and Preachers” Episode 140: The Pastor and Justification

This week I welcome Dr. Matthew Barrett to the podcast. Dr. Barrett is Associate Professor of Christian Theology at Midwestern Baptist Theological Seminary. He is also the founder and executive editor of Credo Magazine. Read more

Guest(s): Matthew Barrett

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Some of the topics of this week’s episode include:

  • Overview of the doctrine of justification. What is it? What is it not?
  • What is the golden chain of redemption that theologians will sometime refer to? And where does justification come on that chain?
  • In your mind, why is justification the doctrine on which the church stands or falls?
  • How does the doctrine of justification directly impact pastoral ministry?
  • How can having a robust understanding of the doctrine justification help pastors when it comes to how they think about conversion?
  • Concluding advice on the pastor and justification.