Dr. Kent Edwards analyzes God's decision to use Jonah as a prophet even in Jonah's deliberate actions of disobedience. Dr. Edwards teaches that God's grace in Jonah's life embodied the message that Jonah was intended to preach.
by Todd Pickett
April 1, 2011
Dr. Todd Pickett reflects on the Parable of the Sower with the intention of highlighting the importance of receptiveness to the Scriptures. Dr. Pickett specifically discusses the power of the Word ...
by J. Kent Edwards
March 31, 2011
Dr. Kent Edwards analyzes God's decision to use Jonah as a prophet even in Jonah's deliberate actions of disobedience. Dr. Edwards teaches that God's grace in Jonah's life embodied the message that...
by Daniel Siedell
March 28, 2011
Art critic, historian, and curator Daniel Siedell shares his thoughts on the mysterious book of Jonah as it applies to Christian engagement with culture. Siedell specifically emphasizes the importa...
That was an excellent message. For so long I've wrestled with Jonah and the story of his life, but this really cleared things up. Thanks!
from Preaching Into the Wind
April 27, 2012
Dr. Kent Edwards discusses the difficult yet extremely important task of convincing skeptical audiences of the biblical truth. In his lecture, Dr. Edwards borrows principles from the early Church's...
from Undergraduate Chapel: Spring 2014
March 17, 2014
Dr. Kent Edwards shares the story of David from the perspective of his oldest brother, Eliab. He masterfully draws his audience into the story, communicating the emotion and reality of the biblical...
from Talbot Chapel: Spring 2010
February 23, 2010
Dr. Kent Edwards pinpoints preaching as the vehicle that God consistently uses to radically transform countries, communities, and churches. Dr. Edwards also uncovers the fundamental essence of prea...
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March 2, 2011
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A range of speakers discuss how a Christian can fulfill God's purpose for his or her life through vocation. Speakers discuss Christian calling, leadership, and work ethic.
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May 12, 2011
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Led by some of Biola's brightest minds, these messages tackle many of the Bible's most difficult passages. Ideas such as turning the other cheek, the leadership of Jonah, and many others are unpack...
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May 18, 2011
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Topics like diversity, integrity, spiritual gifts, and many others are broken-down in detail by incredibly wise chapel speakers. This series from the Spring semester of 2011 contains messages from ...
from Blessed are the Peacemakers
October 18, 2010
Todd Pickett introduces the theme behind this year's Torrey Conference: "Blessed are the Peacemakers: Redeeming Relationships in the Conflicts of our Lives."
by Tim Pollard
October 20, 2010
Conflict is all around us, painfully building up walls and tearing down relationships. And it is not as random as you think – it follows quite predictable patterns. This session provides a biblical...
October 20, 2010
Because of Jesus work on the cross, not only are we provided with reconciliation with God, but also given the vision and means to be reconciled with others. The gospel is the true key to healthy re...
from Commencement Addresses
by Andy Bales
December 17, 2010
At the Fall 2010 Commencement Ceremonies, CEO of Union Rescue Mission and Biola alum Reverend Andy Bales charges students with a call to impact a hardened world. Bales tells his own story of Los A...
from Talbot Chapel: Spring 2012
by Randy Alcorn
February 28, 2012
Randy Alcorn discusses the fact that Jesus says more about how we are to view and handle money and possessions than about any other topic—including both heaven and hell. He uses Luke chapter 16 of...
by D. Bruce Seymour
February 7, 2012
Dr. Seymour reminds us that it is not enough to know the right theological words and concepts—we must be shaped by them in mind and character to become more like Christ. He uses the story of Jonah...