Episode 1487

What Do You See When You Look at the Sky?

The Glory of God, Creation
All creation rings with its Maker’s praise. If we pause to look and listen, God can show us glory in all that he has made.
Episode 1486

Why Does Christ Want Some Not to Believe?

If God desires all people to be saved, why did Jesus sometimes speak in a way that kept people from believing?
Episode 1485

How Should Christians Respond to Climate Change?

Creation
Climate-change activists warn of dire consequences if nations and individuals refuse to care for the environment. How should Christians respond?
Episode 1484

Why Must Our Bodies Get Resurrected?

The Supremacy of Christ, Joy
Our resurrection bodies will allow us not only to experience life without disease and decay, but also to enjoy God in the bliss he intended.
Episode 1483

Does the Law Aggravate Our Sin Nature?

The Law
The Mosaic law raises countless questions for Christians. But how might we begin to understand the function of the law in redemptive history?
Episode 1482

What Are the Keys of the Kingdom of Heaven?

The Church
Jesus gave his disciples the keys to the kingdom of heaven so that they could loose and bind. What does that mean for Christians today?
Episode 1481

What Do You Say to Evangelicals Who Affirm So-Called ‘Same-Sex Marriage’?

Homosexuality
When someone close to you affirms so-called “same-sex marriage,” how do you respond in both faithfulness to Scripture and love for that person?
Episode 1480

My Pastors Don’t Preach Against Sin — Is That Okay?

Addressing sin and repentance may sound harsh to some, but genuine biblical preaching names and denounces specific sins.
Episode 1479

Does John Piper Deny Personal Assurance?

Assurance of Salvation
God gives believers warnings not to strip us of our assurance, but to keep us clinging to Christ and killing sin by the Spirit.
Episode 1478

What Are God’s Purposes in a Recession?

The Sovereignty of God, Money
God has thousands of purposes in all that he does — including recessions. What does Scripture tell us about God’s designs in our financial uncertainty?