Jul 14

Episode 126: Sho Baraka on Shepherding Culture-Makers by Jared C. Wilson

On this episode of the FTC Podcast, Jared Wilson talks with artist and author Sho Baraka about his new book and about creativity and culture-making by and in the Church.

Jun 14

The Gospel and Racism by Jared C. Wilson

An implications-free gospel is merely a shibboleth, a theological golem built from the deadness of our self-comforting platitudes.

Jun 4

Trevin Wax on Preachers and Cultural Trends by Staff

Series: Conversations

How important is it for preachers to pay attention to cultural trends and popular media?

May 26

Manners for Social Media in Polarized Times by Jim Elliff

Christian friends, we must be careful to watch our heart and our words.

May 21

Russell Moore On The Church In The New “Exile” by Russell Moore

Series: Conversations

What are some practical things local churches should do to be prepared to be on mission in the new ‘exile?

May 19

Covid-19 Vaccines and Abortion-Derived Human Cell Lines by J. Alan Branch

How do I respond when a profoundly effective method of preventing disease – vaccination – intersects with my moral opposition to abortion?

Apr 13

Jason Duesing on Why Hope is Important for Our Current Cultural Context by Jason G. Duesing asks Jason Duesing, provost and professor of historical theology at Midwestern Seminary, “Why is hope important for our current cultural context?”

Mar 22

When God Saves a Celebrity by Jared C. Wilson

The fact that a new Christian happens to be famous does not mean they ought to be now held up as a Christian spokesperson.

Feb 11

Political “Pastoral” Posturing Is Not the Path Forward by Adam McClendon

Here’s a question, “Who have you won to Jesus or what policies have you influence through your political criticism and political pandering on social media?”

Feb 8

Jesus Loves You, Tom Brady by Jared C. Wilson

Let’s remember our favorite athletes are image-bearers.