Preaching and Preachers
Episode 250: Shepherding Like Jesus

Episode 250: Shepherding Like Jesus

May 16, 2022

This week I am delighted to welcome Dr. Andrew Hébert to the podcast. Dr. Hébert serves as the lead pastor of Paramount Baptist Church in Amarillo, Texas. He recently released a book he edited titled Shepherding Like Jesus: Returning to the Wild Idea that Character Matters in Ministry.

Episode 249: The Church as a Culture of Care

Episode 249: The Church as a Culture of Care

May 9, 2022

This week I am delighted to welcome Dr. Dale Johnson to the podcast. Dr. Johnson serves as Director of Counseling Programs and Associate Professor of Biblical Counseling at Midwestern Baptist Theological Seminary. He is an accomplished counselor and author, having published multiple works including his book The Church as a Culture of Care.

Episode 248: The Beauty and Glory of the Church

Episode 248: The Beauty and Glory of the Church

May 2, 2022

This week I am delighted to welcome Dr. Dustin Benge to the podcast. Dr. Benge serves as Associate Professor of Biblical Spirituality and Historical Theology at the Southern Baptist Theological Seminary in Louisville, Kentucky. He is an accomplished theologian and author, having published multiple works including his most recent book: The Loveliest Place: The Beauty and Glory of the Church, released with Crossway Publishers in March of 2022.

Episode 247: Preaching for Sound Conversions

Episode 247: Preaching for Sound Conversions

April 25, 2022

This week I am delighted to welcome Dr. Michael Lawrence to the podcast. Dr. Lawrence serves as the lead pastor of Hinson Baptist Church in Portland, OR, and as a council member of The Gospel Coalition. He is an accomplished author publishing multiple works including Biblical Theology in the Life of the Church, It Is Well: Expositions on Substitutionary Atonement with Mark Dever, and Conversion: How God Creates a People, released in 2017 with 9Marks.

Episode 246: The Pastor and Ethics

Episode 246: The Pastor and Ethics

April 18, 2022

This week I am delighted to welcome Dr. Alan Branch to the podcast. Dr. Branch serves as Professor of Christian Ethics here at Midwestern Seminary, and also serves as a Research Fellow in Christian Ethics for the Ethics and Religious Liberty Commission of the Southern Baptist Convention. He is an accomplished author having published multiple books including his most recent work 50 Ethical Questions: Biblical Wisdom for Confusing Times.

Episode 245: Preaching 1-3 John

Episode 245: Preaching 1-3 John

April 11, 2022

This week I am delighted to welcome Dr. Robert Yarbrough to the podcast. Dr. Yarbrough serves as Professor of New Testament at Covenant Theological Seminary in St. Louis, Mo.

He is an accomplished scholar having published many works including his contribution to the ESV Expository Commentary on Romans, Clash of Visions: Populism and Elitism in New Testament Theology, and many more including his Baker exegetical commentary on 1-3 John.

Episode 244: Preaching on Sin

Episode 244: Preaching on Sin

April 4, 2022

This week I am delighted to welcome Dr. Mark Jones to the podcast. Dr. Jones is the senior minister of Faith Vancouver Church in Canada. He is also an accomplished author having written multiple books including Living for God, Knowing Christ, and his most recent work, Knowing Sin: Seeing a Neglected Doctrine Through the Eyes of the Puritans.

Episode 243: Preaching on Penal Substitutionary Atonement

Episode 243: Preaching on Penal Substitutionary Atonement

March 28, 2022

This week I am delighted to welcome Dr. Sam Storms to the podcast. Dr. Storms currently serves as the senior pastor of Bridgeway Church in Oklahoma City, OK. He is also an accomplished author, publishing many articles and books including his most recent book: A Dozen Things God Did with Your Sin: And Three things He’ll Never Do with Crossway Publishers.

Episode 242: How To Assemble Your Sermon

Episode 242: How To Assemble Your Sermon

March 21, 2022

This week I am delighted to welcome Mr. Samuel Bierig to the podcast. Currently, Sam Bierig serves as Vice President of Undergraduate Studies, Dean of Spurgeon College, and Assistant Professor of Biblical Studies at Spurgeon College. He is pursuing his Ph.D. here at Midwestern Seminary and recently released his own book entitled, No Neutral Words: The Pastor’s Investment and Stewardship of His Most Precious and Powerful Tool.

Episode 241: Reflections on 40 years of Pastoral Ministry

Episode 241: Reflections on 40 years of Pastoral Ministry

March 14, 2022

This week I am delighted to welcome Dr. Bryant Wright and his wife Mrs. Anne Wright to the podcast. Dr. Wright serves as Founder and Chairman of “Right From the Heart Ministries,” and as President of the Southern Baptist Convention’s relief organization, Send Relief. Dr. Wright also served as the Founding Senior Pastor of Johnson Ferry Baptist Church and retired in 2019 from his pastorate after serving for 38 years.