Before You Quit

Before You Quit

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Podcast Ep.70: Seeing Church Matter Again: Post-COVID (Eddie Cole)
October 13, 2020

I have a question. Maybe two? What is happening to the church during COVID? What will happen to the church? We are hearing a lot about what COVID is doing to the church and to believers. (I A study done by The Barna Group suggests that because of this ...

Podcast Ep. 69: Opioid Addiction and the Church
September 29, 2020

Today is a hard topic but a necessary one. I want to talk about something the church needs to be more aware of than I think we are and that is the topic of opioid addiction. You will also find later in the podcast that this is a very personal subject f...

Podcast Ep.68: The Gospel Post-Covid (My own musings)
August 21, 2020

In this podcast I muse over the state of the gospel, post-Covid. I also encourage the pastor to commit to gospel-centered, Biblically-solid expository preaching. My suggestion is; the church that will remain strong are those who are committed to the go...

Podcast Ep.67: The Pastor and Pornography (Pastor Mark Danzey)
August 17, 2020

It’s Interesting how this podcast turned out. I asked around for someone I could interview on the subject of addiction, mainly the issue of addictions to opioids and how the church should understand it and respond and so someone was recommended to me.

Podcast Ep.66: A White and a Black Pastor Talk Race and Social Justice
June 20, 2020

What exactly is being asked of us? Why should I be responsible for the sins of my ancestors? I’m not racist, but why am I made to feel like I am? What do you mean, ‘unless I am anti racist, then I am racist? It feels you’re asking for penance,

Podcast Ep.65: The Dance of Gifts in the Church (Mark Barnard and Ken Quick)
June 12, 2020

In today’s conversation with Rev. Mark Barnard and Dr. Kenneth Quick we are going to talk about dancing in church. Okay, now I know I have your attention. But no, not that kind of dancing. We will be discussing the dance of gifts in the church.

Podcast Ep.64: What Makes for Toxic Churches (Dr. Chris Creech)
May 21, 2020

 Let me start with a question, maybe a bit tongue in cheek. What if during this Covid 19 season while the church has been fasting from meeting corporately that the antagonist in the church have had a huge change of heart and are now determined to come ...

Podcast Ep.63: The State of the Gospel in America (Brandon Kimber)
May 04, 2020

During this Covid 19 season (I’m sure it will have a better name down the road) I have been thinking a lot about what this will do to or for the church. Will we be stronger for it? Is this one of those events that God will use to sift the church,

Podcast Ep:62 Pastoring During The Coronavirus
April 21, 2020

What a time we live. Who would have thought even three months ago that this would be our story. Stay at home. Places closed. People lose jobs. During this time my heart has mostly gone to the pastor who longs to continue shepherding his people who are ...

Podcast Ep.61: The Pastor and Good Doctrine (Pastor Dan Samms)
March 17, 2020

We live in a day when increasingly people are living in a vacuum, many around us not sure what to believe or even not sure what they believe. This is why it is so important that the pastor and church leaders and even those who are part of the body of C...