April 18th, 2019 | 46 mins 38 secs
What would it look like to read our Bibles courageously? Why should Christians be reading the Bible at all? How would a commitment to courageous faith change the way we read the bible? What role does faith play in reading the bible? How have we failed to read the bible with faith and courage?
April 11th, 2019 | 47 mins
Faith is a term regularly used by Christians. When we talk about having faith, or believing, what do we mean? Often times, we hear phrases like, “Step out in faith.” This seems to blend belief and action. How do those go together? What would courageous faith look like?
April 4th, 2019 | 45 mins
How does the gospel shape our core value of joy as a church? How should we define or understand joy? Is biblical joy different from how many people understand joy? If so, how? What is the relationship between the Gospel and our joy?
March 28th, 2019 | 46 mins 17 secs
How does the gospel shape our core value of courage as a church? What do we mean when we talk about courage as a value? What is distinctive about the Christian Gospel that leads us to value courage? How does Gospel courage look different from the world’s courage? How does the Gospel make us courageous? What is the goal or aim of being courageous?
March 21st, 2019 | 42 mins 16 secs
How does the gospel shape our core value of honor as a church? What do we mean when we talk about honor? What does honor look like internally toward one another and externally toward our community? In what ways does the Gospel lead us to the value of honor? In what ways does the Gospel shape what honor looks like?
March 14th, 2019 | 43 mins 4 secs
How does the gospel shape our core value of worship as a church? How should we define worship? How does the Gospel lead us to worship? How does the Gospel populate the content of our worship?
March 7th, 2019 | 42 mins 48 secs
How does the gospel shape our core value of love as a church? What makes Gospel love different from the world’s definition of love? What does loving one another mean in the context of our spiritual family at Bridgeway? How does the Gospel inform how we love one another and our community?
October 18th, 2018 | 46 mins 6 secs
Why does the church need governance? If it does, what type should it have? How does the Gospel educate and shape the way in which our churches are governed? Sam Storms and David Bowden discuss all this and more in this week's episode.
October 4th, 2018 | 43 mins 28 secs
What is a Gospel-centered church? How does the Gospel shape a local body of Christ? How does the Gospel effect the way govern, teach, correct, and encourage believers in our congregations? Sam Storms answers these questions and more in this week's episode.
September 6th, 2018 | 42 mins 10 secs
What is the local church? Can there be such a thing as a lone ranger Christian? Do we really need to be a part of an actual, established, physical congregation? Is a house church a real church? Is a community group a church? In this important episode, Sam Storms seeks to answer these questions and more in a conversation with, host, David Bowden.