Episode 113: FTC Mailbag

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Midwestern Baptist Theological Seminary

On this installment of the regular Mailbag feature of the FTC Podcast, Jared and Ronni discuss listener-submitted questions, including first steps for new believers, the timing of children’s baptisms, sermon prep schedules, and building theological interest in a church without intimidating them.



Episode 112: Kyle Strobel on Prayer Becoming Real

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Midwestern Baptist Theological Seminary

On this episode of the FTC Podcast, Jared Wilson talks with Dr. Kyle Strobel, a theologian at Biola University, about honest prayer.



Episode 111: Exceptionalizing Easter

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Midwestern Baptist Theological Seminary

On this episode of the FTC Podcast, Jared Wilson and Ronni Kurtz encourage churches to rethink some of the contemporary approaches to Easter services.



Episode 110: 6 Books Every Pastor Should Read

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Midwestern Baptist Theological Seminary

On this episode of the FTC Podcast, Jared Wilson and Ronni Kurtz discuss six books they recommend every pastor read to equip them with a deeper theology and greater pastoral sensibility for the rigorous work of ministry.



Episode 109: Billy Hallowell on Playing with Fire

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Midwestern Baptist Theological Seminary

On this episode of the FTC Podcast, Jared Wilson visits with journalist Billy Hallowell about spiritual warfare, demonic activity, and Hallowell’s new book Playing with Fire.



Episode 108: Gospel-Driven Ministry

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Midwestern Baptist Theological Seminary

In this episode of the FTC Podcast, Jared Wilson and Ronni Kurtz discuss what exactly makes a ministry “gospel-driven,” as they dig into the substance and themes of Jared’s new book for pastors and aspiring pastors.



Episode 107: Barnabas Piper on Hoping for Happiness

For The Church Podcast

Midwestern Baptist Theological Seminary

On this episode of the FTC Podcast, Jared Wilson chats with Barnabas Piper, Director for Community at Immanuel Church in Nashville, Tennessee, about his new book Hoping for Happiness.