11 Apr 2020

TOPIC: Easter Special – Why Did Jesus Have to Die to “Take Away the Sins of the World”?

2024-02-15T20:40:26-06:00Apr 11, 2020|Categories: Gospel, Jesus Christ, Spiritual Growth, The Christian Worldview Radio Program, Theology|Tags: , , , , , , , |

GUEST: Greg Gilbert, Senior Pastor, Third Avenue Baptist Church

One positive result of the coronavirus is that health, family, church, helping others, access to food, and having a job are being re-prioritized as important over the usual trivial pursuits, such as buying things, recreation, and entertainment.

And yet even these important aspects and others—government, political leadership, education, economics—pale in comparison to what took place this weekend about 2000 years […]

20 Apr 2019

Easter Special: What It Means to Identify with Christ in His Death and Resurrection?

2024-02-19T10:18:14-06:00Apr 20, 2019|Categories: Gospel, Jesus Christ, Spiritual Growth, The Christian Worldview Radio Program, Theology|Tags: , , , , , , , , |

Guest: Greg Gilbert, Senior Pastor, Third Avenue Baptist Church

For if we have become united with Christ in the likeness of His death, certainly we shall also be in the likeness of His resurrection.  Romans 6:3,5

One of the most important—yet under-emphasized—doctrines of Scripture is the believer’s identification with Christ in His death and resurrection.

But what does this identification with Christ actually mean and how does it […]

16 Mar 2019

TOPIC: Three Decisions for a God-Glorifying Marriage

2024-02-19T10:28:08-06:00Mar 16, 2019|Categories: Children, Christian Living, Marriage and Family, The Christian Worldview Radio Program|Tags: , , , , , , |

One man one woman marriage is the first human institution that God established.  The relational aspect of marriage reflects the relationship amongst the Trinity—Father, Son, and Holy Spirit.  The Bible says that marriage is a model of Christ and His bride, the church.

These are mega-truths of Scripture with far-reaching ramifications.  They highlight just how important marriage is to God and should be to us.

But here’s the reality—not only does the design of marriage go back […]

06 Apr 2018

TCW Minute: Why Blood? (Week of April 2, 2018)

2018-04-06T15:46:04-05:00Apr 06, 2018|Categories: The Christian Worldview Minute|Tags: , , , , , |

Why blood? This is David Wheaton, host of The Christian Worldview.

The shedding of blood for sin is not peripheral but central to Christianity. God’s word says, “All things are cleansed with blood, and without shedding of blood there is no forgiveness” (Hebrews 9:22).

This was pictured in the animal sacrifice system of the Old Testament and then culminated Redemption weekend when Jesus Christ bled and died on the cross as payment for our sin.

Sin is […]