According to Scripture, what does justice look like for George Floyd? Was Derek Chauvin justly charged? In this video, Pastor Joel addresses these questions and more.
In 1 Timothy 4:10, Paul says that God is “the savior of all people, especially those who believe.” On the surface, this verse seems to be promoting some form of universalism. So how can we interpret this verse faithfully?
In what way is the Old Testament Law still relevant for Christians today? In this episode, Pastor Joel explains the 3 Divisions of the Law, as well as the 3 Uses of the Law for New Testament Christians.
Is there any form of Christian meditation? Is there any biblical basis for Christians practicing meditation?
When facing criticism, how can I discern if the criticism is valid or biased based on my youth? If I am being unfairly criticized due to my age, how should I properly respond?
The Bible says to “mourn with those who mourn.” However, is there a certain criteria that must be met before Christians join others in mourning?
In this episode, Pastor Joel shifts gears from the crisis of COVID-19, to a new crisis: The Death of George Floyd and the protests/riots. This specific episode provides a concise and clear explanation of Critical Race Theory/Intersectionality, and how these worldly philosophies are radically shaping the current events in our nation. More episodes on this to follow…
Is there a difference between the “sentiment” of Black Lives Matter and the official “movement” of Black Lives Matter? Can Christians support this movement? If not, can Christians support the sentiment without supporting the movement?
Should our goal be to get people to “love” Jesus? Or, should we simply attempt to get people to “know” Jesus? How can Christians love unbelievers without compromise?
When we offer criticism we express that something is lacking and requires our contribution. However, when we offer encouragement we acknowledge that success is present apart from our contribution. This often requires a great deal more humility.