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May 07, 2021 00:40:17

Joel Woodruff: Discipleship with C. S. Lewis

C.S. Lewis Institute President, Joel Woodruff, tells about his new book “Discipleship with C. S. Lewis.” A guide for discipleship using Mere Christianity as the launching point for many great discussions that promote spiritual growth.  Show Note: Discipleship with C.S. Lewis: A Guide to Mere Christianity for Small Groups and Mentoring Relationships https://www.amazon.com/Discipleship-C-S-Lewis-Christianity-Relationships/dp/1543995233/ref=sr_1_1?dchild=1&keywords=Joel+Woodruff&qid=1614801659&sr=8-1 ...

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April 23, 2021 00:43:49

David Mathis: Habits of Grace

David Mathis has a different take on the spiritual disciplines than we often hear or read about. He sees them as ways to enjoy Jesus! His insights are practical, realistic, and inspirational.  Show Notes: https://www.desiringgod.org/authors/david-mathis https://www.desiringgod.org/books/habits-of-grace ...

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April 09, 2021 00:38:44

Matt Harmon: Our Identity as Servants

Our culture tells us we can create our own identity any way we want. But Scripture tells us our identity comes from God, who created us in his image, and recreates us by the power of the gospel. Part of our new identity is as “servants of the Lord.” New Testament scholar Matt Harmon points us to the important theme of “The Servant of the Lord” in scripture and how we who follow Jesus, “the servant par excellence,” can find our true identity.  Show Notes: The Servant of the Lord and His Servant People: Tracing a Biblical Theme Through the Canon (New Studies in Biblical Theology, Volume 54)  by Matthew S. Harmon  https://www.amazon.com/Servant-Lord-His-People-Biblical/dp/0830810358/ref=sr_1_1?dchild=1&keywords=Matthew+Harmon+NSBT&qid=1613162879&s=books&sr=1-1 Asking the Right Questions: A Practical Guide to Understanding and Applying the Bible  by Matthew S. Harmon  https://www.amazon.com/Asking-Right-Questions-Practical-Understanding/dp/1433554291/ref=tmm_pap_swatch_0?_encoding=UTF8&qid=&sr= ...

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March 27, 2021 00:36:44

Darrell Bock: Cultural Engagement

For decades the Christian church has failed to engage the culture in helpful, gospel-shaped ways. Darrell Bock’s newest book Cultural Intelligence: Living for God in a Diverse Pluralistic World can help us change that.  ...

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March 18, 2021 00:38:30

Brett McCracken: How Art and Beauty Shape our Discipleship

Description: As we pursue “discipleship of the heart and mind” we know that art and beauty can enhance the “heart” part. Art lover Brett McCracken explores this and challenges us to pursue wisdom through the arts.    For Show Notes:  https://www.amazon.com/Wisdom-Pyramid-Feeding-Post-Truth-World/dp/1433569590/?tag=thegospcoal-20 https://www.brettmccracken.com https://www.thegospelcoalition.org/article/dont-fill-every-moment-content/ Listen and to subscribe  https://questions-that-matter-with-randy-newman.castos.com/  ...

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February 26, 2021 00:39:16

Sandy Smith: C.S. Lewis’s childhood in Belfast

Description: Learning about C.S. Lewis’s childhood in Belfast gives great insight to his books and later life. Sandy Smith has been providing tours of Belfast for over 20 years pointing extensively to key locations of Lewis’s life. In this interview, we hear about some of those locations and the ways Lewis has shaped Sandy’s faith. Show notes: Lewis and the Island of his birth https://www.cslewis.com/the-island-of-his-birth/ https://www.amazon.com/C-S-Lewis-Island-His-Birth/dp/1908188456/ref=sr_1_1?dchild=1&keywords=C.+S.+Lewis+and+the+Island+of+his+birth&qid=1614194819&sr=8-1 Articles by Sandy Smith: https://www.cslewisinstitute.org/Surprised_by_Belfast_Significant_Sites_in_the_Land_and_Life_of_CS_Lewis_Part_I_Little_Lea_page6 https://www.amazon.com/C-S-Lewis-Island-His-Birth/dp/1908188456/ref=sr_1_1?dchild=1&keywords=C.+S.+Lewis+and+the+Island+of+his+birth&qid=1614194819&sr=8-1 ...

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