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from Center for Christian Thought Studio Interviews
by Wyndy Corbin Reuschling, Jeannine Brown, and Evan Rosa
April 14, 2016
Rosa, Corbin Reuschling, and Brown discuss ethical, psychological, social, spiritual, and other dynamics of being formed into loving persons.
by Tim Reilly
March 11, 2015
Reilly emphasizes the task of making disciples, not merely people who hear the Gospel once, but followers of Jesus. While the making of disciples is in the Maker's hands, humans are able to pour in...
from Undergraduate Chapel: Spring 2015
by Julie Canlis
February 5, 2015
Dr. Julie Canlis looks at the example of St. Anthony who went into the desert to face his temptations. She explains how he discovered the depth of his sin when he was finally alone, and how he came...
February 4, 2015
Dr. Julie Canlis speaks about being in a desert season and how this correlates with fasting, especially during Lent. She explains that self-denial is not a Christian virtue in itself, but that it m...
from Undergraduate Chapel: Spring 2014
by James K.A. Smith
March 28, 2014
Dr. James K.A. Smith of Calvin College shows that Colossians 3 defines love not as a feeling or action, but a habit or "virtue." He explains that the habit putting on love or putting on Christ is n...
from Talbot Chapels: Spring 2014
by Robert L. Saucy
March 18, 2014
Dr. Robert Saucy discusses the importance of meditation to spiritual formation. He explains that meditation is equivalent to digesting spiritual food, and must be engaged consistently to bring abou...
by Rodrick Gilbert
March 14, 2014
Pastor Rodrick Gilbert discusses the importance of discipleship and the possibilities that arise when Christians are actively evangelizing. He urges his audience to recognize the importance of the ...
by Afshin Ziafat
March 13, 2014
Pastor Afshin Ziafat discusses how the mission of Jesus is walked out in the lives of Christians. He shares some of his own story and emphasizes the importance of discipleship in the local church. ...
by Megan Fate Marshman
March 13, 2014
Megan Fate Marshman preaches out of Acts 1, encouraging her listeners to walk boldly in the power and ministry of Jesus. She emphasizes that ever since Jesus left, his church has taken over his min...
March 11, 2014
Dr. Robert Saucy discusses the importance of the Word of God to spiritual formation. He explains this through the analogy of food. In the same way that nutritious food produces proper and healthy g...