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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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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
10 Things You Should Know about the Book of Revelation (Nancy Guthrie)

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

11 May 2022 · 14 minutes
Dragons, Absent Fathers, and Stories That Heal (Kathryn Butler)

In today's episode, Kathryn Butler talks about the power of stories to help our kids grasp and value the true... more

09 May 2022 · 38 minutes
Preview: Nancy Guthrie's New Podcast on the Book of Revelation

Crossway is pleased to announce the launch of our newest podcast: Blessed: Conversations on the Book of Revelation. Join Nancy Guthrie—author, Bible... more

04 May 2022 · 29 minutes
Why You Shouldn't Be Afraid of the Book of Revelation (Nancy Guthrie)

In today's episode, Nancy Guthrie discusses why the book of Revelation is actually more accessible, more timely, and more encouraging... more

02 May 2022 · 42 minutes
Q&A: Michael Reeves Answers Your Questions about Evangelicalism

A few weeks ago, we asked readers to submit their questions about the topic of evangelicalism for Michael Reeves. Many... more

27 Apr 2022 · 38 minutes
Can Affectionless Faith Be Genuine? (John Piper)

In today's episode, John Piper discusses how he himself came to saving faith in Jesus—and how his view of that... more

25 Apr 2022 · 53 minutes
10 Things You Should Know about the Sexual Revolution (Carl Trueman)

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

20 Apr 2022 · 11 minutes
Why Are We Apathetic about What Really Matters? (Uche Anizor)

In today's episode, Uche Anizor discusses his own story of wrestling with apathy; 7 deadly causes of spiritual apathy that... more

18 Apr 2022 · 43 minutes
How to Lament After Two Years of Loss (Mark Vroegop)

In today's episode, Mark Vroegop considers what it looks like to lament the COVID-19 pandemic—and how that lament can help... more

11 Apr 2022 · 36 minutes
Preview: 'Gospel People' by Michael Reeves

In this preview episode of Michael Reeves' new book, 'Gospel People: A Call for Evangelical Integrity', Reeves argues from a... more

06 Apr 2022 · 17 minutes
What's Happening To Evangelicalism? (Michael Reeves)

In today's episode, Michael Reeves discusses the term “evangelical” and the different ways it’s often used in our culture today,... more

04 Apr 2022 · 35 minutes
The Art Process Behind 'The Biggest Story Bible Storybook' (Don Clark)

In this special bonus episode, Don Clark discusses what appealed to him (and what scared him) about illustrating the stories... more

30 Mar 2022 · 43 minutes
If You Don't Catechize Your Kids, the World Will (Kevin DeYoung)

In today's episode, Kevin DeYoung talks about the catechetical battle that we’re all engaged in—whether we want to be or... more

28 Mar 2022 · 38 minutes
Preview: 'Strange New World' by Carl Trueman

In this preview episode of Carl Trueman's new book, 'Strange New World: How Thinkers and Activists Redefined Identity and Sparked... more

23 Mar 2022 · 33 minutes
We're in a Strange New World. Now What? (Carl Trueman)

In today's episode, Carl Trueman explores the history of Western thought with the view of answering two simple questions: How... more

21 Mar 2022 · 1 hour, 4 minutes
Confronting the Idols of Body Image, Sex, Abortion, and Motherhood (Jen Oshman)

In today's episode, Jen Oshman discusses the many empty promises that the culture of the modern world makes that run... more

14 Mar 2022 · 42 minutes
Do You See the Church as Lovely? (Dustin Benge)

In today's episode, Dustin Benge explains why the church—despite all her faults—is worth fighting for. Dustin is the author of The... more

07 Mar 2022 · 36 minutes
Are We in a Loneliness Epidemic? (Lydia Brownback)

In today's episode, Lydia Brownback talks about her experience of the pandemic and its effects on her social life as... more

28 Feb 2022 · 38 minutes
Overcoming Me-Centered Discipleship (Jonathan Dodson)

In today's episode, Jonathan Dodson talks about what a gospel-centered approach to discipleship entails. He highlights the importance of transparency... more

21 Feb 2022 · 32 minutes
Preview: 'Demystifying Decision Making' by Aimee Joseph

In this preview episode of Aimee Joseph's new book, 'Demystifying Decision-Making: A Practical Guide', Aimee highlights the “drama of decision-making”... more

16 Feb 2022 · 47 minutes
The Problem with Modern Missions (Matt Rhodes)

In today's episode, Matt Rhodes considers what it should look like to pursue cross-cultural missions with a focus on long-term... more

14 Feb 2022 · 31 minutes
The Life and Legacy of Dietrich Bonhoeffer (Stephen Nichols)

In today's episode, Stephen Nichols discusses the remarkable life, tragic death and enduring legacy of the German theologian and pastor... more

07 Feb 2022 · 35 minutes
We're Thinking About Technology All Wrong (Tony Reinke)

In today's episode, Tony Reinke considers what the Bible has to say about human innovation and the things we create,... more

31 Jan 2022 · 47 minutes
Why Is Making Decisions So Hard? (Aimee Joseph)

In today's episode, Aimee Joseph discusses why we struggle to make decisions, where God's will fits in to the topic,... more

24 Jan 2022 · 48 minutes
Hear What God Has Truly Done With Your Sin (Sam Storms)

In today's episode, Sam Storms talks about how God deals with our sin, once and for all. Sam is the author... more

17 Jan 2022 · 48 minutes
How to Endure Inexplicable Suffering (Eric Ortlund)

In today's episode, Eric Ortlund looks at the example of Job and how, as Christians, we should respond when we... more

10 Jan 2022 · 46 minutes
Full Audiobook: 'How Can I Get More Out of My Bible Reading' by Jeremy Kimble

Reading the Bible is essential to the Christian faith, but many of us struggle to study it faithfully. In How... more

05 Jan 2022 · 44 minutes
What Really Happened at Pentecost? (Patrick Schreiner)

In today's episode, Patrick Schreiner discusses the story of Pentecost—a fascinating—but also somewhat confusing—account of the sending of the Holy... more

03 Jan 2022 · 38 minutes
A Realistic Approach to New Year's Resolutions (David Murray)

In today's episode, David Murray discusses what Christians should think about the value of resolutions and what it should look... more

27 Dec 2021 · 52 minutes
Teaching Your Kids the Real Meaning of Christmas (William Smith)

In today's episode, William Smith offers parents simple advice for viewing the holiday season as a special opportunity to point... more

20 Dec 2021 · 38 minutes
Preview: A Special Excerpt from 'R. C. Sproul' by Stephen Nichols

In honor of the anniversary of R. C. Sproul's passing on this day in 2017, Crossway is pleased to share... more

14 Dec 2021 · 1 hour, 8 minutes
An Overlooked Problem of Atheism (Mitch Stokes)

In today's episode, Mitch Stokes talks about the many problems with an atheistic worldview—including logical holes that skeptics often prefer... more

13 Dec 2021 · 48 minutes
Preview: Be Thou My Vision by Jonathan Gibson

Today's episode is a special audio preview of Jonathan Gibson's new book, Be Thou My Vision: A Liturgy for Daily... more

08 Dec 2021 · 18 minutes
How Ancient Liturgy Can Renew Your Walk With Jesus Today (Jonathan Gibson)

In today's episode, Jonathan Gibsons talks about why liturgy—something he argues that we all already have, even if we don’t... more

06 Dec 2021 · 41 minutes
Q&A: A Bible Scholar Answers Your Questions about the Book of Revelation (Tom Schreiner)

A few weeks ago, we asked readers to submit their questions about the book of Revelation and surrounding topics for... more

29 Nov 2021 · 40 minutes
How to Find a New Church (Mickey Klink)

In today's episode, Mickey Klink talks about what you should look for in a new church, what factors (the preaching,... more

22 Nov 2021 · 39 minutes
What You Believe About God's Sovereignty Matters for Real Life (Paul Tripp)

In today's episode, Paul Tripp discusses the doctrine of the sovereignty of God, what the Bible actually teaches about the... more

15 Nov 2021 · 42 minutes
Sourdough Starters, Daily Bread, and The Goodness of Jesus (Abigail Dodds)

In today's episode, Abigail Dodds talks about what something as simple as the mixture of flour, water, and yeast can... more

08 Nov 2021 · 42 minutes
How Can We Show God's Heart for the Widow? (Brian Croft)

In today's episode, Brian Croft discusses one area of church ministry that still remains largely in the shadows and too... more

01 Nov 2021 · 32 minutes
How to Translate the New Testament (Peter Williams)

This month, we’re celebrating the 20th anniversary of the English Standard Version—first published by Crossway in 2001. To help mark... more

25 Oct 2021 · 37 minutes
How to Translate the Old Testament (Jack Collins)

This month, we’re celebrating the 20th anniversary of the English Standard Version—first published by Crossway in 2001. To help mark... more

20 Oct 2021 · 56 minutes
How Do I Discipline My Kids Without Shaming Them? (Heather Nelson)

In today's episode, Heather Nelson—a writer, a counselor, and a mom—talks about what it looks like to pursue shame-free parenting... more

18 Oct 2021 · 39 minutes
The Making of the ESV Study Bible (Justin Taylor)

This month, we’re celebrating the 20th anniversary of the English Standard Version—first published by Crossway in 2001. To help mark... more

13 Oct 2021 · 56 minutes
Mind Your Own Conscience and Love Your Neighbor (J. D. Crowley and Andy Naselli)

In today's episode, J. D. Crowley and Andy Naselli discuss the conscience, whether we should always obey our conscience, what... more

11 Oct 2021 · 48 minutes
Q&A: A Bible Translator Answers Your Questions about the ESV

This month, we’re celebrating the 20th anniversary of the English Standard Version—first published by Crossway in 2001. To help mark... more

06 Oct 2021 · 1 hour, 12 minutes
How to Have Hard Conversations with Those You Love (Cheryl Marshall and Caroline Newheiser)

In our interview today, Cheryl Marshall and Caroline Newheiser, two counselors with years of experience, discuss how to have hard... more

04 Oct 2021 · 46 minutes
Full Audiobook: 'The Expulsive Power of a New Affection' by Thomas Chalmers

In 'The Expulsive Power of a New Affection' Thomas Chalmers inspires his readers to remove the tangles of sin through... more

29 Sep 2021 · 48 minutes
Q&A: Ray Ortlund Answers Your Questions about Porn and Pastoral Ministry

A couple months ago, we asked listeners to submit their questions for pastor Ray Ortlund related to the difficult topic... more

27 Sep 2021 · 29 minutes
Becoming Better or Going Deeper? How Real Change Happens (Dane Ortlund)

In this episode, Dane Ortlund discusses why we, as children of God, can remain hopeful—even when our journey toward Christlikeness... more

20 Sep 2021 · 41 minutes
Preview: 'The Death of Porn' by Ray Ortlund

In this special preview episode of Ray Ortlund's new book, The Death of Porn: Men of Integrity Building a World... more

15 Sep 2021 · 47 minutes
The Fight Against Porn Is a Fight For Justice (Ray Ortlund)

In this episode, Ray Ortlund talks about how the truth that we are royalty—created in God’s image for a great... more

13 Sep 2021 · 42 minutes
Was Jesus a Pacifist? (Tom Schreiner)

In this episode, Tom Schreiner discusses whether or not Jesus taught a form of pacifism, and how we should square Jesus’s... more

06 Sep 2021 · 47 minutes
Coming Soon: In the Lord I Take Refuge with Dane Ortlund

Crossway is pleased to announce the launch of our newest podcast: In the Lord I Take Refuge with Dane Ortlund. Join Dane—a... more

02 Sep 2021 · 4 minutes
A Better Way to Talk about the "Call to Ministry" (Bobby Jamieson)

In this episode, Bobby Jamieson talks about his own path to church leadership, what role seminary played, and as well... more

30 Aug 2021 · 34 minutes
Real Faithfulness Is the Kind No One Sees (Glenna Marshall)

In this episode, Glenna Marshall talks about the life-changing practice of Scripture memory, the oft-given advice to give ourselves grace,... more

23 Aug 2021 · 41 minutes
What Keeps You From Going to Church? (Jonathan Leeman)

In this episode, Jonathan Leeman discusses the vital importance of in-person church fellowship, how we can and should prioritize involvement with... more

16 Aug 2021 · 41 minutes
Knowing Your Heart and When (Not) to Follow It (Craig Troxel)

In this episode, Craig Troxel talks about the difference between a Christian and secular understanding of the heart, the heart's... more

09 Aug 2021 · 49 minutes
Preview: 'What God Has to Say about Our Bodies' by Sam Allberry

In this special preview episode of Sam Allberry's new book, 'What God Has to Say about Our Bodies: How the... more

04 Aug 2021 · 1 hour, 4 minutes
Why Your Physical Body Matters to God (Sam Allberry)

In this episode, Sam Allberry talks about the eternal significance of our physical bodies, how it relates to our identity,... more

02 Aug 2021 · 38 minutes
Reading the Psalms with Jesus In View (Dane Ortlund)

In this episode, Dane Ortlund discusses how the psalms uniquely invite us into prayer and devotion, how they reflect the... more

26 Jul 2021 · 34 minutes
What Pastors Can Learn from Richard Baxter (Tim Cooper)

In this episode, Tim Cooper discusses the importance of Richard Baxter, a Puritan responsible for many key (if not misunderstood... more

19 Jul 2021 · 37 minutes
A Controversy About the Nature of Grace and Freedom From the Law (Sinclair Ferguson)

In this episode, Sinclair Ferguson discusses the relevance of church history and divisive theological positions as we dig into a... more

12 Jul 2021 · 49 minutes
What I Wish I Knew in Seminary after 30 Years in Ministry (Dave Harvey)

In this episode, Dave Harvey, president of The Great Commission Collective church planting ministry, talks about his own path to... more

05 Jul 2021 · 38 minutes
Help! I'm Afraid to Share My Faith (Isaac Adams)

In today's episode, Isaac Adams discusses the nature of evangelism and why we so often feel intimidated, unequipped or unsure... more

28 Jun 2021 · 45 minutes
Why Union with Christ Is More Amazing Than You Think (Marcus Johnson)

In today's episode, Marcus Johnson—assistant professor of theology at Moody Bible Institute, and the author of One with Christ: An... more

21 Jun 2021 · 37 minutes
Full Audiobook: "The Promise" by Jason Helopolous

In this special episode, we’re pleased to share the complete audio recording of this brand-new children’s book, right here on... more

16 Jun 2021 · 11 minutes
5 Attributes of God We Too Often Neglect (Mark Jones)

In today's interview, Mark Jones talks about how to bring the seemingly contradictory realities about God together in our own... more

14 Jun 2021 · 35 minutes
The Life and Mind of C. S. Lewis (Harry Lee Poe)

In this episode, Harry Lee Poe discusses the formative years of C.S. Lewis as a prolific writer amidst a private... more

07 Jun 2021 · 58 minutes
Debunking Myths about Jesus (Stephen Wellum)

In this episode, Stephen Wellum discusses myths and misconceptions about Jesus that obscure his true significance—for history and for our... more

31 May 2021 · 39 minutes
Q&A: Paul Tripp Answers Your Questions about Marriage

A few weeks ago, we asked readers to submit their marriage questions for Paul Tripp. Many of you sent questions... more

24 May 2021 · 52 minutes
The Meaningful Work of Church Deacons (Matt Smethurst)

In this episode, Matt Smethurst discusses the important role that deacons—model servants—should play in the life of a local church.... more

17 May 2021 · 37 minutes
What Your Marriage Needs Most (Paul David Tripp)

In this episode, Paul Tripp discusses how the gospel comes to bear on the day-to-day realities of marriage and why... more

10 May 2021 · 32 minutes
Why Did God Let Job Suffer? (Christopher Ash)

In this episode, Christopher Ash discusses the story of Job to answer the question "Where is God in the midst... more

03 May 2021 · 41 minutes
Trauma, Pain, and Loss: A Doctor's Story of Faith and Healing (Kathryn Butler)

In this episode, Kathryn Butler discusses her work as a trauma surgeon working in an ICU. She shares what it... more

26 Apr 2021 · 53 minutes
Help! I Can't Find Someone to Disciple Me (Garrett Kell)

In this episode, Garrett Kell discusses why all Christians are called to be discipled and to disciple others. He reflects... more

19 Apr 2021 · 41 minutes
How Should We Define the Gospel? (Greg Gilbert)

In this episode, Greg Gilbert discusses why Christians so often struggle to clearly define a simple yet foundational concept: the... more

12 Apr 2021 · 54 minutes
Faith, Family, and the Creative Life (Ruth Chou Simons)

In this episode, Ruth Chou Simons discusses her life as an artist. She digs into what makes her tick, including... more

07 Apr 2021 · 44 minutes
Surviving College With Your Faith Intact (Michael Kruger)

In this episode, Michael Kruger discusses what it takes for Christian college students to make it through college with their... more

05 Apr 2021 · 41 minutes
Full Audiobook: 'The Biggest Story' by Kevin DeYoung

In The Biggest Story, Kevin DeYoung—a best-selling author and father of nine—leads kids and parents alike on an exciting journey... more

01 Apr 2021 · 28 minutes
Delighting in the Ten Commandments (Jen Wilkin)

In this episode, Jen Wilkin discusses a well-known yet, according to Jen, often misunderstood and misapplied section of Scripture: the... more

29 Mar 2021 · 49 minutes
Preview: 'Ten Words to Live By' by Jen Wilkin

In this hour-long special preview episode of Jen Wilkin's new book, 'Ten Words to Live By: Delighting in and Doing... more

29 Mar 2021 · 56 minutes
Why Your Church Needs Plural Leadership (Dave Harvey)

In this episode, Dave Harvey discusses why plural leadership, a team of elders, is so crucial for the health of... more

22 Mar 2021 · 42 minutes
Preparing Our Kids for a Post-Christian World (Rebecca McLaughlin)

In this episode, Rebecca McLaughlin discusses what it looks like for parents to prepare their teens for a life in... more

15 Mar 2021 · 49 minutes
God's Plan for Corporate Worship (Matt Merker)

Matt Merker discusses the central importance of corporate worship for the life of the Christian. He shares his thoughts on... more

08 Mar 2021 · 40 minutes
Q&A: Dane Ortlund Answers Your Questions about the Heart of Christ for Sinners

A couple of weeks ago, we asked readers to submit their questions for Dane Ortlund, and many of you sent... more

03 Mar 2021 · 36 minutes
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Preparing Our Kids for a Post-Christian World (Rebecca McLaughlin)
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In this episode, Rebecca McLaughlin discusses what it looks like for parents to prepare their teens for a life in a post-Christian... more