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Why the Gospel is Essential to the Health of Society

by Joe Boot

June 16, 2021

In this workshop session originally delivered to Christian medical professionals, Joe Boot explains the full scope of the meaning of health, and what the gospel of Jesus Christ means for the health of society.

 

The Calling and Heritage of Christian Education

by Joe Boot

June 9, 2021

Joe Boot explains the importance to culture of a uniquely Christian approach to education, and the role of education in planning for and shaping the future.

 

The Gospel and Communication Technology

by Joe Boot and Ryan Eras

June 2, 2021

In this episode we discuss Bill C10, along with some of the foundational cultural assumptions and commitments that brought us to this point. Joe Boot explains why freedom of communication is a gospel issue.

 

Pentecost and the Power of the Holy Spirit

by Joe Boot and Nathan Oblak and Ryan Eras

May 28, 2021

John Calvin was referred to as the theologian of the Holy Spirit, and many who follow his theology would benefit from a greater appreciation of the power and role of the Holy Spirit in the world and the life of the believer.

 

Work, Culture, and Healing in the Kingdom of God

by Joe Boot

May 19, 2021

Joe Boot explains the connection between work, culture, and healing in the Christian vision of reality, and the importance of the balance between work and rest in life and in healthcare.

 

Christian Action and a Christian Mind

by Joe Boot and Nathan Oblak and Ryan Eras

May 12, 2021 | 2 Chronicles 

Our true character is shown when we are put under pressure. In order to respond to the needs of our time with faithful Christian action, we must first be established in a faithful Christian mind.

 

A Freed Life and a Free Market

by Joe Boot

May 5, 2021 | Isaiah Isaiah 28:23-29

Economic life, like every other area of life, is motivated by inescapably religious assumptions. As the people of God, it is important that we cultivate a biblical set of economic assumptions. In this week’s episode, Joe Boot addresses a class at Regent University on the question of justice and economics.

 

The Power of Language

by Joe Boot and Nathan Oblak and Ryan Eras

April 28, 2021

The great need of our generation is the recovery of a uniquely Christian mind, which will include a thoroughly Christian approach to language. In our minds, speech, and action we are to be submitted to the authority of Jesus, the Word of God.

 

Living in the Kingdom of God in History

by Joe Boot and Nathan Oblak and Ryan Eras

April 21, 2021

How do we balance bad news with a confidence in the victory of the gospel, and how should a Christian live and work in this climate?

 

What is a Christian Vision of Politics?

by Joe Boot and Nathan Oblak and Ryan Eras

April 14, 2021

The idea of ultimate authority is an inescapable concept, which is clearly on display in our vision of politics. Any claim to authority rests on an idea of sovereignty – it all depends which god you believe in.

 

Humble Government

by Joe Boot and Jonathan Burnside

April 7, 2021

We return to the second half of our interview with Jonathan Burnside, discussing the concept of humble government, beginning with the understanding that the earthly king is himself under a higher law and Sovereign. Music graciously provided by Jacob Moon. Get Joe Boot’s book, The Mission of God.

 

Defending Historic Freedoms in Scotland

by Joe Boot and Nathan Oblak and Ryan Eras and Tim Dieppe

March 31, 2021

Tim Dieppe is Ezra Institute Fellow for Public Policy and Head of Public Policy at Christian Concern. He joins us to discuss the recent landmark victory for freedom of the church in Scotland and the historic relationship of church and state.