Preaching and Preachers
Episode 255: Turnaround, Part 1

Episode 255: Turnaround, Part 1

September 18, 2022

I have an exciting announcement for our podcast! Dr. Jared Bumpers will be coming on as a new co-host and will regularly interview me on all things Preaching and Preachers. Additionally, Jared will also begin to record his own standalone episodes where he will interview various authors and pastors on preaching and pastoral ministry.


Dr. Jared Bumpers serves as Assistant Professor of Preaching and Evangelism and will be directing the FTC Cohorts here on campus this next Fall.


Today Dr. Bumpers and I discuss the new release of my book, Turnaround.

Episode 254: The Benefits of Pastoral Ministry

Episode 254: The Benefits of Pastoral Ministry

September 11, 2022

Today, I want to welcome Dr. Todd Chipman to the podcast. Todd is the Dean of Graduate Studies and Associate Professor of Biblical Studies at Midwestern Baptist Theological Seminary. He is the author of Scripture Storyline and has published articles and book reviews in The Midwestern Journal of Theology and Expository Times. He is a member of the Evangelical Theological Society and the Society of Biblical Literature. Todd has been the teaching pastor at The Master’s Community Church (SBC) in Kansas City, Kansas since 2000.

Episode 253: The Pastor and His Daily Bible Study

Episode 253: The Pastor and His Daily Bible Study

September 4, 2022

This week I am delighted to welcome Dr. Jeremy Kimble to the podcast. Dr. Kimble currently serves as Assistant Professor of Theological Studies at Cedarville University. He has authored many works including Invitation to Biblical Theology, 40 Questions About Church Membership and Discipline, and recently, How Can I Get More Out of My Bible Reading? 

Episode 252: Pastoring In A Sexualized Culture

Episode 252: Pastoring In A Sexualized Culture

August 28, 2022

This week I am delighted to welcome Dr. Dean Inserra to the podcast. Dean serves as the lead pastor of City Church in Tallahassee, FL. He is the author of several books including, The Unsaved Christian: Reaching Cultural Christianity With the Gospel, Getting Over Yourself: Trading in Believe-in-Yourself Religion for Christ-Centered Christianity, and recently, Pure: Why the Bible’s Plan for Sexuality Isn’t Outdated, Irrelevant, or Outdated.

”The Best of Preaching and Preachers” Episode 96: The Preaching of John Owen

”The Best of Preaching and Preachers” Episode 96: The Preaching of John Owen

August 21, 2022

*This episode was originally published on June 18, 2018.

This week on Preaching and Preachers, Dr. Matthew Barrett joins me in a discussion on the preaching of John Owen. Dr. Barrett is Associate Professor of Christian Theology at Midwestern Baptist Theological Seminary. He is also the founder and executive editor of Credo Magazine. He is the author of numerous books, including co-author of Owen on the Christian Life: Living for the Glory of God in Christ.

”The Best of Preaching and Preachers” Episode 94: The Pastor and Temptation

”The Best of Preaching and Preachers” Episode 94: The Pastor and Temptation

August 14, 2022

*This episode was originally recorded on June 4th, 2018.

This week on Preaching and Preachers, Justin Taylor joins me for a discussion on the pastor and temptation. Justin is the executive vice president of book publishing and book publisher at Crossway. He has edited and contributed to several books, including co-editing Overcoming Sin and Temptation by John Owen.

”The Best of Preaching and Preachers” Episode 93: Preaching Judgment

”The Best of Preaching and Preachers” Episode 93: Preaching Judgment

August 7, 2022

*This episode was originally recorded on May 21, 2018.

This week on Preaching and Preachers, Erik Raymond joins me in a discussion on preaching judgment. Erik serves as the preaching pastor of Emmaus Bible Church in Omaha, Nebraska.

”The Best of Preaching and Preachers” Episode 92: Preaching Acts

”The Best of Preaching and Preachers” Episode 92: Preaching Acts

July 31, 2022

*This episode was originally recorded on May 14, 2018.

This week on Preaching and Preachers, Tony Merida joins me in a discussion on preaching Acts. Tony is the founding pastor of Imago Dei Church in Raleigh, N.C. He has numerous books including Exalting Jesus in Acts in the Christ-Centered Exposition Series.

”The Best of Preaching and Preachers” Episode 91: Pastoring in Hard Places

”The Best of Preaching and Preachers” Episode 91: Pastoring in Hard Places

July 24, 2022

*This episode was originally recorded on May 7, 2018.

This week on Preaching and Preachers, Mez McConnell joins me in a discussion on pastoring in hard places. Mez is the senior pastor of Niddrie Community Church in Edinburgh, Scotland. He is the director of 20Schemes, a church planting, and revitalization initiative in Scotland, and he is also Co-Director of the Acts 29 initiative called Church in Hard Places.

”The Best of Preaching and Preachers” Episode 90: Preaching Titus

”The Best of Preaching and Preachers” Episode 90: Preaching Titus

July 17, 2022

*This episode was originally published on April 30, 2018

This week on Preaching and Preachers, Dr. Denny Burk joins me for a discussion on preaching Titus. Denny is a Professor of Biblical Studies at Boyce College, the undergraduate school of the Southern Baptist Theological Seminary in Louisville, Kentucky. He is the President of CBMW (The Council on Biblical Manhood and Womanhood). He also serves as an Associate Pastor at Kenwood Baptist Church.