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The Crossway Podcast
The Crossway Podcast

This is The Crossway Podcast, a show where we sit down with authors each week for thoughtful interviews about the Bible, theology,... more

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What's Up with That Talking Snake? (Mitch Chase)

In this episode, Mitch Chase walks through the story of the fall in Genesis 3 and explains the common questions... more

05 Jun 2023 · 39 minutes
Don't Be True to Yourself (Kevin DeYoung)

Today, we are pleased to share an audio essay written and read by Kevin DeYoung entitled "Don't Be True to... more

31 May 2023 · 10 minutes
Enjoying Food, Sports, and the Rest of God's Good Gifts (Joe Rigney)

In today's episode, Joe Rigney walks through his journey with understanding how to love God by loving the good gifts... more

29 May 2023 · 34 minutes
6 Objections to Studying Theology That Don't Hold Up (Jon Nielson)

In this episode, Jon Nielson confronts all of the most common reasons people hesitate to study systematic theology and advocates... more

22 May 2023 · 38 minutes
9 Principles for Navigating Anxiety and Depression with Your Teen (David Murray)

Today, we are pleased to share an audio essay written and read by David Murray entitled "9 Principles for Navigating... more

17 May 2023 · 8 minutes
The Graduation Speech You Won't Hear This Year (Kevin DeYoung)

In today's episode, Kevin DeYoung shares how the advice we so often get from our culture like 'be true to... more

15 May 2023 · 38 minutes
Wayne Grudem on His Life, Love of Theology, and Translating the Bible (Wayne Grudem)

In today's episode, Wayne Grudem reflects on his life and shares the story of God's faithfulness throughout the years. Wayne Grudem... more

08 May 2023 · 41 minutes
9 Tips for Making the Most of Your Bible Study (Jen Wilkin)

Today, we are pleased to share an audio essay written and read by Jen Wilkin entitled "9 Tips for Making... more

03 May 2023 · 9 minutes
Sinclair Ferguson on Living a Life Worthy of the Gospel (Sinclair Ferguson)

In this episode, Sinclair Ferguson explains what it means to live out Paul's directive in Philippians 1:27 to "live a... more

01 May 2023 · 52 minutes
Who's in Charge of the Church? (Sam Emadi)

In this episode, Sam Emadi breaks down what the Bible says about leadership in the church and explains the different... more

24 Apr 2023 · 46 minutes
10 Things You Should Know about Justification by Faith (Kevin McFadden)

Today we are pleased to share an audio essay written and read by Kevin McFadden entitled '10 Things You Should... more

19 Apr 2023 · 15 minutes
How to Respond to Common Arguments against Christianity (William Lane Craig)

In this episode, Willaim Lane Craig discusses what it means and looks like for Christians to defend their faith. While... more

17 Apr 2023 · 45 minutes
How Does Life Change If God Is Actually My Friend? (Mike McKinley)

In today's episode, Mike McKinley shares how God desires to be our friend and how by leaning into that our... more

10 Apr 2023 · 31 minutes
Introducing the Women of the Word Podcast with Jen Wilkin

Today we are pleased to share with you the first episode of Crossway's newest podcast that launches today: 'Women of... more

05 Apr 2023 · 29 minutes
Help Jump-Start Your Journey through Scripture (Jonathan Pennington)

In today's episode, Jonathan Pennington uses the metaphor of a road trip to discuss the different stages of studying Scripture... more

03 Apr 2023 · 40 minutes
Does It Matter What I Believe? (Samuel James)

In today's episode, Sam James walks through the common arguments against studying theology and why knowing what we believe matters... more

27 Mar 2023 · 36 minutes
10 Things You Should Know About Christian Hospitality (Rosaria Butterfield)

Today we are pleased to share an audio essay written and read by Rosaria Butterfield entitled '10 Things You Should... more

22 Mar 2023 · 17 minutes
How Journaling Could Reinvigorate Your Prayer Life (Erika Allen)

In today's episode, Erika Allen walks through the struggles of having a consistent prayer life and how journaling can aid... more

20 Mar 2023 · 30 minutes
10 Reasons It's Good to Be a Girl (Jen Oshman)

Today, we are pleased to present an audio essay written and read by Jen Oshman entitled '10 Reasons It's Good... more

15 Mar 2023 · 20 minutes
What an Old Puritan Can Teach Us about the Holy Spirit (Andrew Ballitch)

In today's episode, Andrew Ballitch gives an overview of who John Owen was and walks through his work on the... more

13 Mar 2023 · 35 minutes
The Life and Legacy of J. I. Packer (Sam Storms)

Today, Crossway is proud to re-share the release of a podcast originally posted in July of 2020 celebrating J. I.... more

08 Mar 2023 · 46 minutes
Help! My Christian Life Is a Mess (Lewis & Sarah Allen)

In today's episode, Lewis and Sarah Allen discuss how to have faith in the midst of the trials and struggles... more

06 Mar 2023 · 43 minutes
John Piper Answers Common Questions About the Second Coming (John Piper)

In this episode, John Piper answers tough questions surrounding the second coming and points out that the most important question... more

27 Feb 2023 · 58 minutes
A Sermon from the First Black Ordained Preacher in America (Lemuel Haynes)

Today, we are pleased to share with you an audiobook preview for Selected Sermons by Lamuel Haynes. Born in 1753, Lamuel... more

22 Feb 2023 · 30 minutes
Are You an Evangelical, a Pharisee, or Both? (Michael Reeves)

In today's episode, Michael Reeves discusses how the Pharisees are not just the 'bad guys' from the Bible, but an... more

20 Feb 2023 · 44 minutes
The Puritans We Forgot (Jenny-Lyn de Klerk)

In today's episode, Jenny-Lyn de Klerk shares about Puritan women and what we can learn today from these forgotten Puritans.... more

13 Feb 2023 · 40 minutes
Women Were Puritans Too (Jenny-Lyn de Klerk)

Today, we are pleased to present an audio essay written and read by Jenny-Lyn de Klerk entitled "Women Were Puritans... more

08 Feb 2023 · 10 minutes
Conservatives, Progressives, and the Pursuit of the Common Good (Andrew Walker and Robert George)

In today's episode, conservative scholar Robert George and Andrew Walker discuss the idea of the common good and how it... more

06 Feb 2023 · 49 minutes
The Greatest Act of Redemption in the Entire Old Testament (Ian Vaillancourt)

In today's interview, Ian Vaillancourt walks through the exodus and shares how God's plan of redemption shines throughout it. Ian J.... more

30 Jan 2023 · 36 minutes
An Open Letter to a Struggling Mom (Katie Faris)

Today, we are pleased to share an audio essay written and read by Katie Faris entitled 'An Open Letter to... more

25 Jan 2023 · 11 minutes
The Dark History of Abortion in America (Leah Savas)

In today's episode, Leah Savas shares the forgotten history of abortion in America and how it can influence the way... more

23 Jan 2023 · 48 minutes
The Unexpected Sorrows of Motherhood (Katie Faris)

In today's interview, Katie Faris shares how the comfort of God can be found even in the struggles and sorrows... more

16 Jan 2023 · 31 minutes
10 Practices to Kill Pride (Gavin Ortlund)

Today we're pleased to share with you an audio essay, written and read by Gavin Orland entitled "10 Practices to... more

11 Jan 2023 · 15 minutes
The Cure to Our Polarization and Outrage: Humility (Gavin Ortlund)

In today's episode, Gavin Ortlund discusses humility and what it means for Christians to exhibit it in all areas of... more

09 Jan 2023 · 36 minutes
New Daily Devotional Podcasts for Men and Women

Today, we are proud to give you today's episode from Crossway's new daily devotional podcast for men - Daily Strength. Daily... more

04 Jan 2023 · 8 minutes
Recover the Lost Art of Bible Meditation in 2023 (David Mathis)

When it comes to the Bible, we often think in terms of two levels, reading and studying. And both of... more

02 Jan 2023 · 31 minutes
12 Quick Questions about the Reliability of the Bible (Peter Williams)

Have you ever struggled with believing in the reliability of the Bible? Ever wondered how Christians can be so sure... more

26 Dec 2022 · 41 minutes
There's More to the Christmas Story Than You Think (Benjamin L. Gladd)

Most Christians know that the Bible presents Jesus as Israel's Messiah and the fulfillment of many of the prophecies and... more

19 Dec 2022 · 37 minutes
Marriage Questions about Sex, Submission, and In-Laws (Chad and Emily Van Dixhoorn)

Marriage is a wonderful gift given to us by God for our good, the good of our children, and ultimately... more

12 Dec 2022 · 34 minutes
D. A. Carson on His Life, Vision for Ministry, and Biggest Influences (D. A. Carson)

For decades, D. A. Carson has been a pillar of Evangelical scholarship. He is a renowned Bible scholar and commentator... more

05 Dec 2022 · 40 minutes
Why Discernment Today Is So Needed Yet So Neglected (Tim Challies)

Every day we're bombarded with messages and ideas that vie for our attention and acceptance. And with the internet and... more

28 Nov 2022 · 23 minutes
Our Pastors Are in Crisis, and You Can Help (Peter Orr)

Do you pray for your pastor? What does it mean to fight for your pastor? In this interview, Peter Orr... more

21 Nov 2022 · 37 minutes
What Your Muslim Neighbor Misunderstands about Christianity (A. S. Ibrahim)

Around the world, Muslims are coming to Christ more than ever before. However, many Christians know very little about their... more

14 Nov 2022 · 34 minutes
10 Things You Should Know about Limited Atonement (Jonathan Gibson)

Jonathan Gibson is an ordained minister in the International Presbyterian Church, United Kingdom, and associate professor of Old Testament at... more

09 Nov 2022 · 13 minutes
Is the Sabbath Still Relevant for Christians? (Guy Waters)

Is the Sabbath relevant for Christians today? And if it is, what should that look like in our lives? How... more

07 Nov 2022 · 34 minutes
Growing as a Follower in a Culture Obsessed with Leadership (Joanne Jung and Richard Langer)

Our world loves to talk about leadership. We host leadership conferences, write leadership books, and attend leadership training seminars. But... more

31 Oct 2022 · 40 minutes
Embracing Spiritual Authority in the Face of Pastoral Failure (David Mathis)

Spiritual authority. In our world today, it's a fraught topic that evokes strong reactions from many different sides. What is... more

24 Oct 2022 · 43 minutes
How Can We Be Sure We Have the Right Bible? (John D. Meade & Peter J. Gurry)

For millennia, Christians around the world have embraced the Bible to be the inspired, authoritative word of God given to... more

17 Oct 2022 · 41 minutes
10 Things You Should Know about Church Discipline (Jonathan Leeman)

Today, we're excited to share with you an audio essay written and read by Jonathan Leeman entitled 10 Things You... more

12 Oct 2022 · 9 minutes
Why Is Obeying God So Simple and Yet So Incredibly Hard? (David Gibson)

Have you ever felt convicted by James 1:22? "But be doers of the word, and not hearers only, deceiving yourselves." How many of... more

10 Oct 2022 · 34 minutes
The Dehumanizing Habits That Social Media Has Normalized (Paul Tripp)

If you spend any time on social media, you know how toxic that environment can be. Every day it seems like... more

03 Oct 2022 · 32 minutes
Fighting for Faith in the Midst of Doubt (Glenna Marshall)

Have you ever struggled with doubt? "Is the Bible true?" How Do I know if I'm actually saved?" "Does God really... more

26 Sep 2022 · 27 minutes
Why You Can't Put Jesus in a Box (Rebecca McLaughlin)

Who is Jesus? Our world has all kinds of opinions about the most famous person in human history. Some say he... more

19 Sep 2022 · 43 minutes
I Want to Disciple My Kids but Don't Know Where to Start (Jared Kennedy)

In today's episode, Jared Kennedy talks about what it means to disciple your children. Jared is the author of Keeping Your... more

12 Sep 2022 · 39 minutes
10 Reasons Pastors Should Study the Bible in it's Original Languages (Peter Williams)

Today, we're pleased to share with you an audio essay written and read by Peter Williams entitled 10 Reasons Pastors... more

07 Sep 2022 · 9 minutes
The Basics of Good Preaching (Doug O'Donnell)

In today's episode, Doug O’Donnell talks through common questions laypeople and pastors alike have about preaching and what makes for... more

05 Sep 2022 · 44 minutes
Does God Choose Who Will Be Saved? (Robert Letham)

In today's episode, Robert Letham talks about predestination, God’s sovereignty, free will, and how it all fits together. Robert is the... more

29 Aug 2022 · 39 minutes
The Greatest Chapter in the Bible (Andy Naselli)

In today's episode, Andy Naselli talks about what he considers to be the greatest letter ever written and what might... more

22 Aug 2022 · 38 minutes
4 Questions about Suffering (Mark Talbot)

Today, we're excited to share with you an audio essay written and read by Mark Talbot entitled 4 Questions about... more

17 Aug 2022 · 16 minutes
The Antidote to a Boring Prayer Life (Don Whitney)

In today's episode, Don Whitney talks about a simple, proven approach to prayer that has the potential to transform your... more

15 Aug 2022 · 37 minutes
10 Things You Should Know about the Presence of God (Ryan Lister)

Today, we're excited to share with you an audio essay written and read by Ryan Lister entitled 10 Things You... more

10 Aug 2022 · 12 minutes
15 Questions about Reading and Understanding the Bible (Greg Gilbert)

In today's episode, Greg Gilbert answers common questions about reading the Bible such as: How do I get started with... more

08 Aug 2022 · 33 minutes
"It Is Well with My Soul" (Joni Eareckson Tada)

In her own way, Joni Eareckson Tada has faced unimaginable suffering as well. And similarly, her faith and perseverance in... more

05 Aug 2022 · 23 minutes
Paralysis, Heartache, and Hymns of Hope (Joni Eareckson Tada)

In today's episode, Joni Eareckson Tada talks about her initial reaction to learning—at the young age of 17—that she would... more

01 Aug 2022 · 41 minutes
Race, Ethnicity, and the Bible (Steven Bryan)

In today's episode, Steven Bryan talks about how Christians should approach the various “collective identities” that bind—and divide—us in our... more

25 Jul 2022 · 38 minutes
10 Things You Should Know about Family Discipleship (Adam Griffin)

Today, we're excited to share with you an audio essay written and read by Adam Griffin entitled "10 Things You... more

20 Jul 2022 · 10 minutes
12 Key Tools for Bible Study (Lydia Brownback)

In today's episode, Lydia Brownback discusses 12 key tools for Bible study that all Christians can use—tools that will help... more

18 Jul 2022 · 46 minutes
Why Your Job Has Meaning and Purpose . . . Even If You Don't Like It (Bryan Chapell)

In today's episode, Bryan Chapell talks about why the work you do day-in and day-out matters to God—probably more than... more

11 Jul 2022 · 42 minutes
Why Apologetics Is Easier Than You Think (Neil Shenvi)

In today's episode, Neil Shenvi talks about why we must not stop advocating for the truthfulness of Christianity—even in our... more

04 Jul 2022 · 47 minutes
10 Things You Should Know about Abortion (Scott Klusendorf)

Today, we're pleased to share with you an audio essay written and read by Scott Klusendorf entitled "10 Things You... more

29 Jun 2022 · 10 minutes
Are You Ashamed of Yourself? Jesus Isn't (Erik Raymond)

In today's episode, Erik Raymond talks about why nothing in our lives is a surprise to our Savior. Erik is the... more

27 Jun 2022 · 36 minutes
Roe v. Wade Has Been Overturned. Now What? (Scott Klusendorf)

Yesterday, the Supreme Court of the United States released their ruling on the case Dobbs v. Jackson Women’s Health Organization,... more

25 Jun 2022 · 43 minutes
The NT Authors Quoted the OT Way More Than We Do (Greg Lanier)

In today's episode, Greg Lanier talks about the many ways that the Old Testament stands as an indispensable foundation for... more

20 Jun 2022 · 39 minutes
Full Audiobook: 'Why Should We Love the Local Church?' by Dustin Benge

In Why Should We Love the Local Church?, Dustin Benge—an associate professor of biblical spirituality and historical theology at the Southern... more

15 Jun 2022 · 1 hour, 47 minutes
Don't Despair, Jesus Can Rewrite Your Story (David Murray)

In today's episode, David Murray talks about why there’s more to our stories than what we can do or have... more

13 Jun 2022 · 44 minutes
Positive Thinking ≠ Lasting Encouragement (Lindsey Carlson)

In today's episode, Lindsey Carlson talks about the discouragement we all face and where to turn for true encouragement that... more

06 Jun 2022 · 37 minutes
Why Is Our Culture So Obsessed With Identity? (Brian Rosner)

In today's episode, Brian Rosner talks about how our cultural obsession with identity impacts us as Christians and how we... more

30 May 2022 · 38 minutes
Does Your Heart Ache for More? (Amy DiMarcangelo)

In today's episode, Amy DiMarcangelo talks about how our many longings point us to Christ—the only person who understands our... more

23 May 2022 · 42 minutes
Struggling To Pray? Start Here. (Kevin DeYoung)

In today's episode, Kevin DeYoung talks about our common struggle to pray, and how the Lord's Prayer - the prayer... more

16 May 2022 · 30 minutes
Preview: 'The Dragon and the Stone' by Kathryn Butler

In this preview episode of Kathryn Butler's new book, 'The Dragon and the Stone', the first in The Dream Keeper... more

13 May 2022 · 19 minutes
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Positive Thinking ≠ Lasting Encouragement (Lindsey Carlson)
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In today's episode, Lindsey Carlson talks about the discouragement we all face and where to turn for true encouragement that won’t let... more