Episode 127: God’s Love and the Local Church

This week on Preaching and Preachers, Jonathan Leeman joins me in a discussion on God’s love and the local church. Jonathan is the editorial director for 9Marks, and he also serves as an elder at Cheverly Baptist Church in Cheverly, MD.

Guest(s): Jonathan Leeman


Some of the topics discussed in today’s episode are:

  • A brief discussion about Jonathan’s ministry at 9Marks and Cheverly Baptist Church
  • A brief discussion on Jonathan’s new book The Rule of Love: How the Local Church Should Reflect God’s Love and Authority
  • Why Jonathan wrote The Rule of Love
  • The thesis of The Rule of Love
  • How God’s love contrasts with the world’s love
  • How God’s love affects the local church
  • The relationship between love and authority
  • Why pastors need to rightly understand God’s love to rightly serve the church


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