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Motherhood & the Family of God ft. Susie Rock

by Michael Thiessen and Nate Wright and Susie Rock

February 21, 2024

In this episode, Michael and Nate are joined by Harvest Windsor’s Women’s Life Director, Susie Rock, to continue the discussion on the family by discussing what it means to be a woman made in the Image of God, their role in the Kingdom, and how to fulfill it for the good of others and the glory of God Almighty.

 

Fatherhood & the Family of God

by Joe Boot and Michael Thiessen and Nate Wright

February 14, 2024

In this episode, Joe, Michael, and Nate continue their discussion on the family by discussing what the archetypal fatherhood of God means for our ectypal familial relationships. Simply put, they discuss what God’s fatherhood means for us and our realtionships. Oh, how sweet it is to be part of the household of God through Christ our Lord.

 

Part III: Responding to Attacks on the Family

by Joe Boot and Michael Thiessen and Nate Wright

February 7, 2024 | Luke Luke 15:1-32

In this episode, Joe, Michael, and Nate continue their discussion around Allistair Begg’s recent controversial advice to a grandmother about attending a queer wedding and his recent sermon defending his advice.

 

Part II: Responding to Attacks on the Family

by Joe Boot and Michael Thiessen

January 31, 2024 | Deuteronomy Deuteronomy 22:5; Leviticus 18:21-22

In this episode, Joe and Michael continue to discuss the big compromise of Big Eva and the need for strong fathers leading well–leading biblically.

Allistair Begg’s Comments: https://youtu.be/rXDYYPLwgYE?si=B0XrmelFb6BH6VC9&t=1726.

 

Raising Faithful Christian Families

by Joe Boot and Michael Thiessen and Nate Wright

January 17, 2024

In this episode, Joe, Nate and Michael discuss the centrality of the family in God’s redemptive story, and consider how to disciple families and churches in an age where we have imbibed an individualistic idea of the gospel.

 

The Fifth Commandment: Honor Your Father and Mother

by Joe Boot and Joel Webbon and Ryan Eras

March 1, 2023

In this episode Joe Boot and special guest, pastor Joel Webbon, discuss the fifth commandment, how it applies not only to young children, but to everyone, and how a worldly mindset has led us to neglect this commandment when it becomes uncomfortable or burdensome.

 

A Theology Of Family and Culture

by Joe Boot

September 7, 2021

ible depicts the family as God’s basic institution for a peaceful and orderly social order. It is no exaggeration to say that if we try to redefine the nature of the family, we redefine society itself.

 

The Colour of Death and the Law of Life, Part 1

by Joe Boot

August 25, 2021

Throughout the green movement, many are promoting a culture of death in the name of life, health and eco-justice. Whereas the God of Scripture says, “Be fruitful and multiply; fill the earth and subdue it”, and tells us that children are a heritage and reward from Him, this new religion tells us that children are a threat to planetary life and large families a disease.

 

The Banished One Will Not Remain an Outcast

by David Robinson

June 28, 2020 | 2 Samuel 14

This chapter in 2 Samuel about the exile and return of Absalom, King David’s son, reflects the perennial theme of Exile and Return found throughout the Bible.

 

Where Could I Carry My Shame?

by David Robinson

June 21, 2020 | 2 Samuel 13:1-22

Amnon’s assault of his sister Tamar further exposes the systemic sin of sexual immorality in the House of David. Today, Christ’s sacrifice for sin cleanses, heals and restores all who bear such shame and guilt.

 

The Home Front in the Culture War

by Rachel Eras and Ryan Eras

May 24, 2019

Rachel Eras talks about the place of the home and the role of the homemaker in the broader cultural context, and explains how we've let worldly thinking creep into the way we view the home.

 

The Idolatry of the Family

by Michael Thiessen and Ryan Eras

February 15, 2019 | Mark 3:20-34

Michael Thiessen discusses the place and duty of the family in the broader mission of the church and the Kingdom of God.

Further Reading;
John Bunyan: Family Duty

Douglas Rosenau, A Celebration of Sex

Michael Thiessen: Pursuing a First Class Marriage

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