The Podechesis Podcast
On the Lord’s Prayer: The Fourth Petition (Give us this day our daily bread)

On the Lord’s Prayer: The Fourth Petition (Give us this day our daily bread)

June 12, 2022

What is our daily bread?  What is a “competent” portion of good things?  How do we enjoy God’s blessing with good things?

On this episode of The Podechesis Podcast, the guys talk about question 103 in John Wesley’s Revision of the Westminster Shorter Catechism that deals with the fourth petition of the Lord’s Prayer (Give us this day our daily bread).

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Shorter Catechism Questions, Answers and Scripture Proofs

Question, Answer, Scripture Proof for # 104

Q: What do we pray for in the fourth petition?

A: In the fourth petition (which is, “Give us this day our daily bread”), we pray that of God’s free gift we may receive a competent portion of the good things of this life and enjoy his blessing with them.

Scripture Proofs: Matthew 6:11; Proverbs 30:8-9; Genesis 28:20; 1 Timothy 4:4-5

Spirit & Truth

The Podechesis Podcast is a proud member of the Spirit & Truth Podcast Network.

Spirit & Truth is a movement of Wesleyan-minded Christians seeking to awaken and equip the 21st century church, through the power of the Holy Spirit, to share the Gospel and make disciples of Jesus Christ. We long to see a new movement of Christians who are empowered by the Spirit, rooted in the truth, and mobilized for the mission.

For more information and resources visit www.spiritandtruth.life

Important Links

Wesley’s Revision of the Shorter Catechism (From Seedbed.com)

Wikipedia article of Westminster Shorter Catechism: https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Westminster_Shorter_Catechism

How to Pray by Pete Greig

Lectio 365 Prayer App

Daily Text by Seedbed.com

Firebrand Magazine

Plain Truth Podcast

Reclamation Podcast

Episode Credits:

Episode written, produced, and hosted by Brett Maddocks, Jim Morrow, and Allen cason.

Post Production by Stanton Creative, LLC.

About Stanton Creative

Stanton Creative seeks to serve by providing inspiration & support for fellow creatives through a variety of resources including podcast and video editing.

But it’s not just WHAT we do that excites us…it’s WHY.

As followers of Jesus Christ, we strive to honor God in everything that we do. This includes using our creativity to ascribe glory to our Creator. But our mission doesn’t stop there! Our goal is to empower other creatives to utilize their gifts, talents, and imaginations to glorify God through their creations.

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On the Lord’s Prayer: The Third Petition (Your will be don in earth, as it is in heaven)

On the Lord’s Prayer: The Third Petition (Your will be don in earth, as it is in heaven)

June 5, 2022

What is God’s will?  What does it mean to respond to God’s will through our knowledge, obedience, and submission?  How does Jesus model obedience to God’s will?  

On this episode of The Podechesis Podcast, the guys talk about question 103 in John Wesley’s Revision of the Westminster Shorter Catechism that deals with the third petition of the Lord’s Prayer (Your will be don in earth, as it is in heaven).  

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Shorter Catechism Questions, Answers and Scripture Proofs

Question, Answer, Scripture Proof for # 103

Q: What do we pray for in the third petition?

A: In the third petition (which is, “Your will be done in earth, as it is in heaven”), we pray, that God, by his grace, would make us able and willing to know, obey, and submit to his will in all things, as the angels do in heaven.

Scripture Proofs: Matthew 6:10; Psalm 67; Psalm 119:36; Matthew 26:39; 2 Samuel 15:25; Job 1:21; Psalm 103: 20-21

Spirit & Truth

The Podechesis Podcast is a proud member of the Spirit & Truth Podcast Network.

Spirit & Truth is a movement of Wesleyan-minded Christians seeking to awaken and equip the 21st century church, through the power of the Holy Spirit, to share the Gospel and make disciples of Jesus Christ. We long to see a new movement of Christians who are empowered by the Spirit, rooted in the truth, and mobilized for the mission.

For more information and resources visit www.spiritandtruth.life

Important Links

Wesley’s Revision of the Shorter Catechism (From Seedbed.com)

Wikipedia article of Westminster Shorter Catechism: https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Westminster_Shorter_Catechism

How to Pray by Pete Greig

Lectio 365 Prayer App

Daily Text by Seedbed.com

Firebrand Magazine

Plain Truth Podcast

Reclamation Podcast

Episode Credits:

Episode written, produced, and hosted by Brett Maddocks, Jim Morrow, and Allen cason.

Post Production by Stanton Creative, LLC.

About Stanton Creative

Stanton Creative seeks to serve by providing inspiration & support for fellow creatives through a variety of resources including podcast and video editing.

But it’s not just WHAT we do that excites us…it’s WHY.

As followers of Jesus Christ, we strive to honor God in everything that we do. This includes using our creativity to ascribe glory to our Creator. But our mission doesn’t stop there! Our goal is to empower other creatives to utilize their gifts, talents, and imaginations to glorify God through their creations.

Need help on your next project? Then book your consultation now!

On the Lord’s Prayer: The Second Petition (Your kingdom come)

On the Lord’s Prayer: The Second Petition (Your kingdom come)

May 29, 2022

What is the Kingdom of God?  What is the “kingdom of grace?”  What does it mean to “hasten God’s kingdom?”

On this episode of The Podechesis Podcast, the guys talk about question 102 in John Wesley’s Revision of the Westminster Shorter Catechism that deals with the second petition of the Lord’s Prayer (Your kingdom come).  They will discuss what God’s kingdom is and isn’t, what “satan’s kingdom” may be, and why the Kingdom of God matters.

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Shorter Catechism Questions, Answers and Scripture Proofs

Question, Answer, Scripture Proof for # 102

A: What do we pray for in the Second petition?

Q: In the Second petition (which is, “Your kingdom come”), we pray that Satan’s kingdom may be destroyed; and that the kingdom of grace may be advanced, ourselves and others brought into it, and kept in it; and that the kingdom of glory may be hastened.

Scripture Proofs: Matthew 6:10; Psalm 68:1, 18; Revelation 12:10-11; 2 Thessalonians 3:1; Romans 10:1; John 17:9, 20; Revelation 22:20

Spirit & Truth

The Podechesis Podcast is a proud member of the Spirit & Truth Podcast Network.

Spirit & Truth is a movement of Wesleyan-minded Christians seeking to awaken and equip the 21st century church, through the power of the Holy Spirit, to share the Gospel and make disciples of Jesus Christ. We long to see a new movement of Christians who are empowered by the Spirit, rooted in the truth, and mobilized for the mission.

For more information and resources visit www.spiritandtruth.life

Important Links

Wesley’s Revision of the Shorter Catechism (From Seedbed.com)

Wikipedia article of Westminster Shorter Catechism: https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Westminster_Shorter_Catechism

How to Pray by Pete Greig

Lectio 365 Prayer App

Daily Text by Seedbed.com

Firebrand Magazine

Plain Truth Podcast

Reclamation Podcast

Episode Credits:

Episode written, produced, and hosted by Brett Maddocks, Jim Morrow, and Allen cason.

Post Production by Stanton Creative, LLC.

About Stanton Creative

Stanton Creative seeks to serve by providing inspiration & support for fellow creatives through a variety of resources including podcast and video editing.

But it’s not just WHAT we do that excites us…it’s WHY.

As followers of Jesus Christ, we strive to honor God in everything that we do. This includes using our creativity to ascribe glory to our Creator. But our mission doesn’t stop there! Our goal is to empower other creatives to utilize their gifts, talents, and imaginations to glorify God through their creations.

Need help on your next project? Then book your consultation now!

On the Lord’s Prayer: The First Petition (Hallowed be your name)

On the Lord’s Prayer: The First Petition (Hallowed be your name)

May 22, 2022

What is holy about God’s name?  What is God’s name?  How do we glorify God in our lives?  Why does God’s glory and name matter?

On this episode of The Podechesis Podcast, the guys talk about question 101 in John Wesley’s Revision of the Westminster Shorter Catechism that deals with the first petition of the Lord’s Prayer (Hallowed be your name).  They will discuss the names of God, why honoring his name matters, and what the Lord’s Prayer can teach us about how we approach God in prayer.

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Shorter Catechism Questions, Answers and Scripture Proofs

Question, Answer, Scripture Proof for # 101

A: What do we pray for in the first petition?

Q: In the first petition (which is, “Hallowed be your name”), we pray that God would enable us and others to glorify him in all by which he makes himself known; and that he would dispose all things to his own glory.

Scripture Proofs: Matthew 6:9; Psalm 67:2-3; Psalm 83

Spirit & Truth

The Podechesis Podcast is a proud member of the Spirit & Truth Podcast Network.

Spirit & Truth is a movement of Wesleyan-minded Christians seeking to awaken and equip the 21st century church, through the power of the Holy Spirit, to share the Gospel and make disciples of Jesus Christ. We long to see a new movement of Christians who are empowered by the Spirit, rooted in the truth, and mobilized for the mission.

For more information and resources visit www.spiritandtruth.life

Important Links

Wesley’s Revision of the Shorter Catechism (From Seedbed.com)

Wikipedia article of Westminster Shorter Catechism: https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Westminster_Shorter_Catechism

How to Pray by Pete Greig

YHWH/LORD video from Bible Project

God video from Bible  Project

Lectio 365 Prayer App

Daily Text by Seedbed.com

Firebrand Magazine

Plain Truth Podcast

Reclamation Podcast

Episode Credits:

Episode written, produced, and hosted by Brett Maddocks, Jim Morrow, and Allen cason.

Post Production by Stanton Creative, LLC.

About Stanton Creative

Stanton Creative seeks to serve by providing inspiration & support for fellow creatives through a variety of resources including podcast and video editing.

But it’s not just WHAT we do that excites us…it’s WHY.

As followers of Jesus Christ, we strive to honor God in everything that we do. This includes using our creativity to ascribe glory to our Creator. But our mission doesn’t stop there! Our goal is to empower other creatives to utilize their gifts, talents, and imaginations to glorify God through their creations.

Need help on your next project? Then book your consultation now!

On the Lord’s Prayer: Introduction

On the Lord’s Prayer: Introduction

May 15, 2022

How does God’s word “direct us in prayer?”  How does the Lord’s Prayer direct our form of prayer?  What does the Lord’s Prayer teach us about prayer?  What does the beginning of the Lord’s Prayer teach us about our approach to God?  

On this episode of The Podechesis Podcast, the guys talk about question 99-100 in John Wesley’s Revision of the Westminster Shorter Catechism that deals with introducing  the Lord’s Prayer.  They discuss praying the Psalms, approaching God as a loving father, and why the Lord’s Prayer still matters.

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Shorter Catechism Questions, Answers and Scripture Proofs

Question, Answer, Scripture Proof for # 99

A: What rule has God given for our direction in prayer?

Q: The whole Word of God is of use to direct us in prayer; but the special rule of direction is that form of prayer that Christ taught his disciples, commonly called the Lord’s Prayer

Scripture Proofs: 1 John 5:14; Matthew 6:9-13, compared with Luke 11:2-4

Question, Answer, Scripture Proof for # 100

A: What does the preface of the Lord’s Prayer teach us?

Q: The preface of the Lord’s Prayer (Which is, “Our Father in heaven”) teaches us to draw near to God with all holy reverence and confidence, as children to a father, able and ready to help us; and that we should pray with and for others.

Scripture Proofs: Matthew 6:9; Romans 8:15; Luke 11:13; Acts 12:5; 1 Timothy 2:1-2

Spirit & Truth

The Podechesis Podcast is a proud member of the Spirit & Truth Podcast Network.

Spirit & Truth is a movement of Wesleyan-minded Christians seeking to awaken and equip the 21st century church, through the power of the Holy Spirit, to share the Gospel and make disciples of Jesus Christ. We long to see a new movement of Christians who are empowered by the Spirit, rooted in the truth, and mobilized for the mission.

For more information and resources visit www.spiritandtruth.life

Important Links

Wesley’s Revision of the Shorter Catechism (From Seedbed.com)

Wikipedia article of Westminster Shorter Catechism: https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Westminster_Shorter_Catechism

Heaven, Hell, and Pugatory by Jerry Walls

How to Pray by Pete Greig

Lectio 365 Prayer App

Daily Text by Seedbed.com

Firebrand Magazine

Plain Truth Podcast

Reclamation Podcast

Episode Credits:

Episode written, produced, and hosted by Brett Maddocks, Jim Morrow, and Allen cason.

Post Production by Stanton Creative, LLC.

About Stanton Creative

Stanton Creative seeks to serve by providing inspiration & support for fellow creatives through a variety of resources including podcast and video editing.

But it’s not just WHAT we do that excites us…it’s WHY.

As followers of Jesus Christ, we strive to honor God in everything that we do. This includes using our creativity to ascribe glory to our Creator. But our mission doesn’t stop there! Our goal is to empower other creatives to utilize their gifts, talents, and imaginations to glorify God through their creations.

Need help on your next project? Then book your consultation now!

 

On Prayer

On Prayer

May 8, 2022

What is prayer?  How do we pray?  Who can pray?  What is corporate prayer?  What is personal prayer?  Does prayer actually change anything?  Does Prayer really matter?

On this episode of The Podechesis Podcast, the guys talk about question 98 in John Wesley’s Revision of the Westminster Shorter Catechism that deals with prayer.  They will discuss how to pray, the power of prayer, and why prayer still matters. 

Listen and Subscribe to Podechesis on: Apple (Leave a 5-Star Review!!!), SpotifyStitcherPodbeanGoogleYouTubeAmazon MusiciHeartRadioTuneInListen Notes, and Deezer.

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Shorter Catechism Questions, Answers and Scripture Proofs

Question, Answer, Scripture Proof for # 98

A: What is Prayer?

Q: Prayer is an offering up of our desires unto God for things agreeable to his will, in the name of Christ, with confession of our sins, and thankful acknowledgment of his mercies.

Scripture Proofs: Psalm 62:8; 1 John 5:14; John 16:23; Psalm 32:5-6; Daniel 9:4; Philippians 4:6

Spirit & Truth

The Podechesis Podcast is a proud member of the Spirit & Truth Podcast Network.

Spirit & Truth is a movement of Wesleyan-minded Christians seeking to awaken and equip the 21st century church, through the power of the Holy Spirit, to share the Gospel and make disciples of Jesus Christ. We long to see a new movement of Christians who are empowered by the Spirit, rooted in the truth, and mobilized for the mission.

For more information and resources visit www.spiritandtruth.life

Important Links

Wesley’s Revision of the Shorter Catechism (From Seedbed.com)

Wikipedia article of Westminster Shorter Catechism: https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Westminster_Shorter_Catechism

Heaven, Hell, and Pugatory by Jerry Walls

How to Pray by Pete Greig

Lectio 365 Prayer App

Daily Text by Seedbed.com

Firebrand Magazine

Plain Truth Podcast

Reclamation Podcast

Episode Credits:

Episode written, produced, and hosted by Brett Maddocks, Jim Morrow, and Allen cason.

Post Production by Stanton Creative, LLC.

About Stanton Creative

Stanton Creative seeks to serve by providing inspiration & support for fellow creatives through a variety of resources including podcast and video editing.

But it’s not just WHAT we do that excites us…it’s WHY.

As followers of Jesus Christ, we strive to honor God in everything that we do. This includes using our creativity to ascribe glory to our Creator. But our mission doesn’t stop there! Our goal is to empower other creatives to utilize their gifts, talents, and imaginations to glorify God through their creations.

Need help on your next project? Then book your consultation now!

On the Sacrament of Communion

On the Sacrament of Communion

April 24, 2022

What is the Lord’s Supper?  Who can partake in it?  What is meant by the elements being Christ’s body and blood?  Why is faith necessary in receiving the elements?  Does communion still matter?

On this episode of The Podechesis Podcast, the guys talk about questions 96-97 in John Wesley’s Revision of the Westminster Shorter Catechism that deal with the sacrament of the Lord’s Supper.  They will discuss the frequency of communion, who is able to come to the table, as well as why communion should be an important part of our regular worship experience.  

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Shorter Catechism Questions, Answers and Scripture Proofs

Question, Answer, Scripture Proof for # 96

A: What is the Lord’s Supper?

Q: The Lord’s Supper is a sacrament in which, by giving and receiving bread and wine, according to Christ’s appointment, his death is showed forth; and the worthy receivers are not after a corporal and carnal manner, but by faith, made partakers of his body and blood, with all his benefits, to their spiritual nourishment, and growth in grace.

Scripture Proofs: 1 Corinthians 11:23-26; 1 Corinthians 10:16

Question, Answer, Scripture Proof for #97

Q: What is required to the worthy receiving of the Lord’s Supper?

A: It is required of them that would worthily partake of the Lord’s Supper, that they examine themselves of their knowledge to discern the Lord’s body, of their faith to feed upon him, of their repentance, love, and new obedience; lest, coming unworthily, they eat and drink judgment to themselves.

Scripture Proofs: 1 Corinthians 11:28-29; 2 Corinthians 13:5; 1 Corinthians 11:31; 1 Corinthians 10:16-17; 1 Corinthians 5:7-8; 1 Corinthians 11:28-29

Spirit & Truth

The Podechesis Podcast is a proud member of the Spirit & Truth Podcast Network.

Spirit & Truth is a movement of Wesleyan-minded Christians seeking to awaken and equip the 21st century church, through the power of the Holy Spirit, to share the Gospel and make disciples of Jesus Christ. We long to see a new movement of Christians who are empowered by the Spirit, rooted in the truth, and mobilized for the mission.

For more information and resources visit www.spiritandtruth.life

Important Links

Wesley’s Revision of the Shorter Catechism (From Seedbed.com)

Wikipedia article of Westminster Shorter Catechism: https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Westminster_Shorter_Catechism

Daily Text by Seedbed.com

Firebrand Magazine

Plain Truth Podcast

Reclamation Podcast

Episode Credits:

Episode written, produced, and hosted by Brett Maddocks, Jim Morrow, and Allen cason.

Post Production by Stanton Creative, LLC.

About Stanton Creative

Stanton Creative seeks to serve by providing inspiration & support for fellow creatives through a variety of resources including podcast and video editing.

But it’s not just WHAT we do that excites us…it’s WHY.

As followers of Jesus Christ, we strive to honor God in everything that we do. This includes using our creativity to ascribe glory to our Creator. But our mission doesn’t stop there! Our goal is to empower other creatives to utilize their gifts, talents, and imaginations to glorify God through their creations.

Need help on your next project? Then book your consultation now!

On the Sacrament of Baptism

On the Sacrament of Baptism

April 12, 2022

What is baptism?  What is the meaning of baptism?  Who are to be baptized?  What age is appropriate for baptism?  Is baptism necessary for salvation?

On this episode of The Podechesis Podcast, the guys talk about questions 94-95 in John Wesley’s Revision of the Westminster Shorter Catechism that deal with the sacrament of baptism.  They will discuss modes of baptism, the significance of baptism in the christian life, whether infants should be baptized, and why baptism still matters.

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Shorter Catechism Questions, Answers and Scripture Proofs

Question, Answer, Scripture Proof for # 94

A: What is baptism?

Q: baptism is a sacrament in which the washing with water in the name of the Father, and of the Son, and of the Holy Spirit, does signify and seal our grafting into Christ, and partaking of the benefits of the covenant of grace, and our engagement to be the Lord’s.

Scripture Proofs: Matthew 28:19; Romans 6:4; Galatians 3:27

Question, Answer, Scripture Proof for #95

Q: To whom is baptism to be administered?

A: Baptism is not to be administered to any that are out of the visible church, till the profess their faith in Christ, and obedience to him; but the infants of such as are member of the visible church are to be baptized.

Scripture Proofs: Acts 8:36-37; Acts 2:38-39; Genesis 17:10, compared with Colossians 2:11-12; 1 Corinthians 7:14

Spirit & Truth

The Podechesis Podcast is a proud member of the Spirit & Truth Podcast Network.

Spirit & Truth is a movement of Wesleyan-minded Christians seeking to awaken and equip the 21st century church, through the power of the Holy Spirit, to share the Gospel and make disciples of Jesus Christ. We long to see a new movement of Christians who are empowered by the Spirit, rooted in the truth, and mobilized for the mission.

For more information and resources visit www.spiritandtruth.life

Important Links

Wesley’s Revision of the Shorter Catechism (From Seedbed.com)

Wikipedia article of Westminster Shorter Catechism: https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Westminster_Shorter_Catechism

Daily Text by Seedbed.com

Firebrand Magazine

Plain Truth Podcast

Reclamation Podcast

God With Us (Spirit & Truth Article) by Kevin Watson

Episode Credits:

Episode written, produced, and hosted by Brett Maddocks, Jim Morrow, and Allen cason.

Post Production by Stanton Creative, LLC.

About Stanton Creative

Stanton Creative seeks to serve by providing inspiration & support for fellow creatives through a variety of resources including podcast and video editing.

But it’s not just WHAT we do that excites us…it’s WHY.

As followers of Jesus Christ, we strive to honor God in everything that we do. This includes using our creativity to ascribe glory to our Creator. But our mission doesn’t stop there! Our goal is to empower other creatives to utilize their gifts, talents, and imaginations to glorify God through their creations.

Need help on your next project? Then book your consultation now!

On the Sacraments

On the Sacraments

April 4, 2022

What are sacraments?  How are they different from Means of Grace?  How many sacraments are there?  How are the sacraments “effectual for salvation?”  Are the sacraments necessary for salvation?  Do the sacrament still matter today?

On this episode of The Podechesis Podcast, the guys talk about questions 91-93 in John Wesley’s Revision of the Westminster Shorter Catechism that deal with the sacraments in general.  They will discuss what makes a sacrament a sacrament, the role or faith in these “outward and visible signs of and inward and spiritual grace,” and why the sacraments still matter significantly in the life of the believer and the church.

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Shorter Catechism Questions, Answers and Scripture Proofs

Question, Answer, Scripture Proof for # 91

A: How do the sacraments become effectual means of salvation?

Q: The sacraments become effectual means of salvation, not from any virtue in them, or in him who does administer them; but only by the blessing of Christ, and the working of his Spirit in them who by faith receive them.

Scripture Proofs: 1 Peter 3:21; Matthew 3:11; 1 Corinthians 3:6-7; 1 Corinthians 12:13

Question, Answer, Scripture Proof for #92

Q: What is a sacrament?

A: A sacrament is a holy ordinance instituted by Christ in which, by sensible signs, Christ, and the benefits of the new covenant, are represented, sealed, and applied to believers.

Scripture Proofs: Genesis 17:7, 10; Exodus 12; 1 Corinthians 11:23, 26

Question, Answer, Scripture Proof for #93

Q: Which are the sacraments of the New Testament?

A: The sacraments of the New Testament are baptism and the Lord’s Supper.

Scripture Proofs: Matthew 28:19; Matthew 26:26-28

Spirit & Truth

The Podechesis Podcast is a proud member of the Spirit & Truth Podcast Network.

Spirit & Truth is a movement of Wesleyan-minded Christians seeking to awaken and equip the 21st century church, through the power of the Holy Spirit, to share the Gospel and make disciples of Jesus Christ. We long to see a new movement of Christians who are empowered by the Spirit, rooted in the truth, and mobilized for the mission.

For more information and resources visit www.spiritandtruth.life

Important Links

Wesley’s Revision of the Shorter Catechism (From Seedbed.com)

Wikipedia article of Westminster Shorter Catechism: https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Westminster_Shorter_Catechism

Daily Text by Seedbed.com

Firebrand Magazine

Plain Truth Podcast

Reclamation Podcast

Episode Credits:

Episode written, produced, and hosted by Brett Maddocks, Jim Morrow, and Allen cason.

Post Production by Stanton Creative, LLC.

About Stanton Creative

Stanton Creative seeks to serve by providing inspiration & support for fellow creatives through a variety of resources including podcast and video editing.

But it’s not just WHAT we do that excites us…it’s WHY.

As followers of Jesus Christ, we strive to honor God in everything that we do. This includes using our creativity to ascribe glory to our Creator. But our mission doesn’t stop there! Our goal is to empower other creatives to utilize their gifts, talents, and imaginations to glorify God through their creations.

Need help on your next project? Then book your consultation now!

 

On the Word of God

On the Word of God

March 27, 2022

What is the “Word of God?”  Can the Bible be trusted?  Is preaching important?  What do “inerrancy” mean?  Infallibility?  Inspiration of scripture?  Does the Bible even still matter?

On this episode of The Podechesis Podcast, the guys talk about questions 89-90 in John Wesley’s Revision of the Westminster Shorter Catechism.  The guys will talk about how the Word is living and active, the power of interpretation, the necessity of preaching, and how the Bible is to be read for formation as well as information.

Oh--and a deep discussion about Wordle (ha!) starts things off.

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Shorter Catechism Questions, Answers and Scripture Proofs

Question, Answer, Scripture Proof for #89

A: How is the Word made effectual to salvation?

Q: The Spirit of God makes the reading, but especially the preaching, of the Word an effectual means of convincing and converting sinners, and of building them up in holiness and comfort, through faith, unto salvation.

Scripture Proofs: Nehemiah 8:8; 1 Corinthians 14:24-25; Acts 26:18; Psalm 19:8; Acts 20:32; Romans 15:4; 2 Timothy 3:15-17; Romans 10:13-17; Romans 1:16

Question, Answer, Scripture Proof for #89

Q: How is the Word to be read and heard, that it may become effectual to salvation?

A: That the Word may be effectual to salvation, we must attend to it with diligence, preparation, and prayer; receive it with faith and love; lay it up in our hearts; and practice it in our lives.

Scripture Proofs: Proverbs 8:34; 1 Peter 2:1-2; Psalm 119:18; Hebrews 4:2; 2 Thessalonians 2:10; Psalm 119:11; Luke 8:15; James 1:25

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Important Links

Wesley’s Revision of the Shorter Catechism (From Seedbed.com)

Wikipedia article of Westminster Shorter Catechism: https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Westminster_Shorter_Catechism

Daily Text by Seedbed.com

Firebrand Magazine

Plain Truth Podcast

Reclamation Podcast

Eat this Book by Eugene Peterson

Scripture and the Life of God by David Watson

Shaped by the Word by Robert Mulholland

Long Story Short by Joshua McNall

Invitation by Brian Russell

Bible Project

Can we trust the Bible: Video by Willam Mounce

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