March 20, 2023

For the beauty of the earth, a conversation with Will Bean

What does it mean to find beauty in God's nature? This week I talk with Will Bean, an artistic landscape photographer and someone whose work I truly admire. To see Will's work, you can find it here . Support the …

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March 12, 2023

So how should I understand the Psalms with Edwin Crozier and Andrew R…

This week we take a deep dive on the Psalms with Text Talk hosts Edwin Crozier and Andrew Roberts. We talk about grappling with the really depressing Psalms and understanding why poetry can help make you a better Christian. T...

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March 1, 2023

So Kenny, where ya been?

I had some big changes at my workplace that have taken my time and attention. I do apologize for dropping the podcast the last couple of weeks, but I feel like this is a place I needed to be at …

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Feb. 5, 2023

The book of Romans

For this episode, I'm reading the book of Romans. If you're listening in real time, this corresponds to Kris Emerson's chapter a day group. The book itself is complex, but you see several themes woven together, and the idea o...

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Jan. 30, 2023

Knowing why you believe in God...a conversation with Bruce Reeves

We know we should believe in God. But why is that practical? Why is it really important, or is it? Isn't it enough to just believe without having to get into the details? In this conversation, Bruce Reeves makes a …

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Jan. 25, 2023

The book of Hebrews

This is a reading from the book of Hebrews from the World English Bible translation. You can get information regarding the World English Bible translation here . Support the show

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Jan. 23, 2023

What's good? A conversation with the Bible Geeks

What is good? I've ended almost every episode with some variation of be good and do good, but what does it mean to be good. This week I talk with Bryan Schiele and Ryan Joy of the Bible Geeks Podcast …

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Jan. 19, 2023

The book of Galatians

This time I read the book of Galatians, again from the World English Bible translation. Support the show

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Jan. 16, 2023

Helping young Christians grow, a conversation with Tricia Stahl

How can you help young Christians grow and participate in their newfound relationship with God? In this conversation, we talk with Tricia Stahl, author of So, You're a Christian...Now What? If you'd like to get in touch with ...

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Jan. 13, 2023

The book of Second Peter

Again, this is from the World English Bible translation. A simple reading. I hope this helps you. Support the show

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Jan. 11, 2023

The book of First Peter

This is another reading of a biblical book. This time I take on First Peter, and I plan to read Second Peter soon. I hope this helps you. Support the show

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Jan. 9, 2023

So are dinosaurs in the Bible? A conversation with Scott Beyer

This is a conversation sparked by my son Kent and my good friend Scott Beyer. Also, please support Scott's new podcast, Love Better . He's an excellent guy, and if anybody knows about love, it's got to be Scott. Support …

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Dec. 27, 2022

The book of Luke

In this bonus episode, I record the gospel of Luke. The version I'm using is the World English Bible which is free of copyright restrictions. It's a fine translation, but I think it's an amazing story which has implications f...

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Dec. 25, 2022

The challenge of grace...a conversation with David Osteen and Kris Em…

So what are some of the challenges of grace? In this episode, I talk with two friends, David Osteen and Kris Emerson abotu how to conceptualize grace, and what are some of the "ditches" we should watch out for. Support …

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Dec. 10, 2022

Praying kingdom prayers...a message from Edwin Crozier

So how is your prayer life? In this episode, Edwin Crozier introduces us to kingdom prayers. Support the show

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Dec. 4, 2022

Taking God's message to other lands...a conversation with Allen Malone

How should we think about foreign evangelism? This week I talk to Allen Malone, who has traveled as an evangelist to several countries. Support the show

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Nov. 22, 2022

Thank you...thinking about Thanksgiving

It's become an annual tradition I love. Thinking about what makes me thankful. Thank you for listening. Support the show

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Nov. 12, 2022

Doing hard things, a conversation with Josh Creel

So why would anyone willingly choose to do something difficult? My friend Josh Creel and I talk about this idea and why the hard thing might often be the preferred one. Support the show

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Nov. 7, 2022

A letter to the Ephesians

It's been a hard week, but these are the words helping me...and maybe they'll help you as well. Support the show

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Oct. 30, 2022

Struggling with God

The struggle is real, especially when we struggle with God. This week we look at Jacob and his wrestling with an angel. Support the show

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Oct. 16, 2022

Extending grace to each other...a conversation with Matt Hennecke, Ma…

So how good are you at extending grace to others? In this conversation we talk about how grace can practically be used at the congregational level. If you would like the to see the materials used at Douglass Hills church, …

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Oct. 9, 2022

Pursuing peace...a conversation with Hal Hammons

How do you find peace in a world of confusion? This week I talk with Hal Hammons, an evangelist and fellow podcaster from the Austin, Texas, area. Please be sure to check out his podcast Citizen of Heaven! Support the …

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Oct. 1, 2022

Rule number seven during uncertainty

So we went through a hurricane this past week and it reminded me something important...I'm not in control, but I know who is. How do I trust God more especially when I want to control everything around me. Support the …

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Sept. 24, 2022

Dealing with difficult people, a conversation with Brian Haines

How do you deal with people who are hard to love? This week we talk with Brian Haines, an evangelist in the Portland, Oregon area. Support the show

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