Theology

vice-regents in Christ's kingdom

We’re Raised Now as Vice-Regents in Christ’s Kingdom with Matt Raines (Podcast #49)

Thankfully, in Christ, we die to ourselves as a False King. And more, we’re raised as Vice-Regents of Christ’s Kingdom! “[The Father] made us alive together with Christ … and raised us up with Him, and seated us with Him in the heavenly places in Christ Jesus” (Ephesians 2:5-6 NASB). Authentic Christ-Followers are key in …

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Understanding the Kingdom Story in 5 Acts (N.T. Wright) with Matt Raines (Podcast #41)

You’re designed for narrative — your Personal Life Story and the Big Story that’s shaping and moving everything. The Grand Narrative is the loving rule and reign of God—Jesus has come to put things back in order, restoring us as Vice-Regents under God as King. Listen in on my conversation with Matt Raines. We discuss …

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insurgence: reclaiming the gospel of the kingdom

Encore Episode — Frank Viola, Author of Insurgence: Reclaiming the Gospel of the Kingdom (Podcast #25)

This is an Encore Episode, a replay of the very first episode of Jesus Smart: The Podcast. Is there a “Kingdom insurrection” underway among Jesus-followers? Frank Viola has a strong conviction we may be in the beginning stages of an insurgence to reclaim the Gospel Jesus taught and modeled. So he’s just released Insurgence: Reclaiming …

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Jesus is perfect theology

What’s All the Ballyhoo About? Jesus Is Perfect Theology with Jake Veach (Podcast #14)

There’s so much wrangling and ballyhoo about theology! What is God like? How does he relate to us, and interact with us? What is the Kingdom of God anyway? In this episode: Jesus is perfect theology. What you’re about to hear is a conversation with Jake Veach. He’s a staff pastor at Bethel Cleveland, with …

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