60 pippa.io Confessional Collective http://www.confessionalcollective.com en ©Confessional Collective 2016 Confessional Collective The Confessional Collective is a group of churches, pastors, church planters, and laymen who subscribe to one of the historic reformed confessions. We exist as a network for support, encouragement, and resources for those working to engage in theologically sound mission. Each week, we will discuss matters of confessional theology and mission with pastors, planters, and churchmen. The Confessional Collective is a group of churches, pastors, church planters, and laymen who subscribe to one of the historic reformed confessions. We exist as a network for support, encouragement, and resources for those working to engage in theologically sound mission. Each week, we will discuss matters of confessional theology and mission with pastors, planters, and churchmen. no Confessional Collective info+5b991897e8865f155279d5f0@mg.pippa.io https://assets.pippa.io/shows/5b991897e8865f155279d5f0/show-cover.jpg http://www.confessionalcollective.com Confessional Collective https://feed.pippa.io/public/shows/5b991897e8865f155279d5f0 #61 Preparation for Ministry #61 Preparation for Ministry Fri, 07 Sep 2018 13:43:21 GMT 0 http://www.confessionalcollective.com/?p=15025 no https://shows.pippa.io/5b991897e8865f155279d5f0/5b9918cda5915ec869d3782a We’re back! This week the guys take a look at Samuel Miller’s sermon, The Importance of Mature Preparatory Study for the Ministry. Is seminary required? What about people who don’t have that available to them as a resource? We're back! This week the guys take a look at Samuel Miller's sermon, The Importance of Mature Preparatory Study for the Ministry. Is seminary required? What about people who don't have that available to them as a resource? How do we navigate a world where it seems that everyone is an ‘expert'?

 

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We're back! This week the guys take a look at Samuel Miller's sermon, The Importance of Mature Preparatory Study for the Ministry. Is seminary required? What about people who don't have that available to them as a resource? How do we navigate a world where it seems that everyone is an ‘expert'?

 

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#60 Coram Deo #60 Coram Deo Fri, 11 May 2018 19:31:57 GMT 0 http://www.confessionalcollective.com/?p=15022 no https://shows.pippa.io/5b991897e8865f155279d5f0/5b9918cda5915ec869d3782b What does it look like to live before the face of God? The guys discuss what this looks like regarding sanctification as well as the enjoyment and worship of God. What does it look like to live before the face of God? The guys discuss what this looks like regarding sanctification as well as the enjoyment and worship of God. What does it look like to live before the face of God? The guys discuss what this looks like regarding sanctification as well as the enjoyment and worship of God. #59 Preach the Word #59 Preach the Word Tue, 24 Apr 2018 14:50:25 GMT 0 http://www.confessionalcollective.com/?p=15018 no https://shows.pippa.io/5b991897e8865f155279d5f0/5b9918cda5915ec869d3782c This week the guys discuss the important privilege and responsibility of preaching the word. What should preparation to preach look like? Who is called to preach? How do you pronounce Brian Chapell’s last name? We’ve got answers. #58 Ministering to Women #58 Ministering to Women Wed, 04 Apr 2018 18:40:08 GMT 0 http://www.confessionalcollective.com/?p=15014 no https://shows.pippa.io/5b991897e8865f155279d5f0/5b9918cda5915ec869d3782d This week, the guys have a special guest from 20schemes in Edinburgh, Scotland, Sharon Dickens. She has been involved in women’s ministry for over 15 years. She shares some wisdom on the why, the who, and the how of ministering to women. #57 Biblical Eldership #57 Biblical Eldership Wed, 28 Mar 2018 21:04:18 GMT 0 http://www.confessionalcollective.com/?p=15011 no https://shows.pippa.io/5b991897e8865f155279d5f0/5b9918cda5915ec869d3782e This week, the guys discuss the qualifications for a church elder. What responsibilities does an elder have? What might disqualify one from eldership? This week, the guys discuss the qualifications for a church elder. What responsibilities does an elder have? What might disqualify one from eldership? This week, the guys discuss the qualifications for a church elder. What responsibilities does an elder have? What might disqualify one from eldership? #56 Church in Hard Places – Ian Williamson #56 Church in Hard Places – Ian Williamson Thu, 01 Mar 2018 17:22:27 GMT 0 http://www.confessionalcollective.com/?p=15002 no https://shows.pippa.io/5b991897e8865f155279d5f0/5b9918cda5915ec869d3782f This week, Aaron is in Middlesbrough, England visiting with Ian Williamson, the pastor of New Life Church. In this episode, they discuss the spiritual culture of England and more specifically, what it is like to plant a church in an urban poor area. This week, Aaron is in Middlesbrough, England visiting with Ian Williamson, the pastor of New Life Church. In this episode, they discuss the spiritual culture of England and more specifically, what it is like to plant a church in an urban poor area. This week, Aaron is in Middlesbrough, England visiting with Ian Williamson, the pastor of New Life Church. In this episode, they discuss the spiritual culture of England and more specifically, what it is like to plant a church in an urban poor area. #55 Discipline, Discipleship, and Digital Culture #55 Discipline, Discipleship, and Digital Culture Wed, 21 Feb 2018 16:45:44 GMT 0 http://www.confessionalcollective.com/?p=14998 no https://shows.pippa.io/5b991897e8865f155279d5f0/5b9918cda5915ec869d37830 Alliteration reigns supreme in this episode! This week, the discussion centers around the importance of discipleship and church disciple, specifically in the local church. Are the guys taking on too much? You be the judge. Alliteration reigns supreme in this episode! This week, the discussion centers around the importance of discipleship and church disciple, specifically in the local church. Are the guys taking on too much? You be the judge. Alliteration reigns supreme in this episode! This week, the discussion centers around the importance of discipleship and church disciple, specifically in the local church. Are the guys taking on too much? You be the judge. #54 To The Glory Of God #54 To The Glory Of God Thu, 15 Feb 2018 19:15:20 GMT 0 http://www.confessionalcollective.com/?p=14992 no https://shows.pippa.io/5b991897e8865f155279d5f0/5b9918cda5915ec869d37831 What does it mean to do something “to the glory of God”? It’s a phrase we toss around a lot, but do we really consider what that looks like. The guys discuss vocation, recreation, and the Indianapolis Colts new head coach. #53 Biographies #53 Biographies Thu, 08 Feb 2018 19:41:52 GMT 0 http://www.confessionalcollective.com/?p=14987 no https://shows.pippa.io/5b991897e8865f155279d5f0/5b9918cda5915ec869d37832 Why read biographies? The guys discuss the importance of this genre of books, and give some examples of books that have made an impact on their lives and ministries. Why read biographies? The guys discuss the importance of this genre of books, and give some examples of books that have made an impact on their lives and ministries. Why read biographies? The guys discuss the importance of this genre of books, and give some examples of books that have made an impact on their lives and ministries. #52 The Communion of Saints #52 The Communion of Saints Thu, 01 Feb 2018 18:23:33 GMT 0 http://www.confessionalcollective.com/?p=14983 no https://shows.pippa.io/5b991897e8865f155279d5f0/5b9918cda5915ec869d37833 This week, Aaron and Chris are joined by two of our church planting interns, Malcolm Griswold and Eric Keel. They discuss the importance of Christian fellowship, and not just church potlucks. They also cover important topics such as: personalized licen... This week, Aaron and Chris are joined by two of our church planting interns, Malcolm Griswold and Eric Keel. They discuss the importance of Christian fellowship, and not just church potlucks. They also cover important topics such as: personalized license plates and the Super Bowl (fly Eagles, fly!). This week, Aaron and Chris are joined by two of our church planting interns, Malcolm Griswold and Eric Keel. They discuss the importance of Christian fellowship, and not just church potlucks. They also cover important topics such as: personalized license plates and the Super Bowl (fly Eagles, fly!). <![CDATA[#51 Simply Worship & Worship Simply]]> Wed, 24 Jan 2018 15:03:47 GMT 0 http://www.confessionalcollective.com/?p=14974 no https://shows.pippa.io/5b991897e8865f155279d5f0/5b9918cda5915ec869d37834 #50 Prayer #50 Prayer Wed, 17 Jan 2018 23:22:44 GMT 0 http://www.confessionalcollective.com/?p=14970 no https://shows.pippa.io/5b991897e8865f155279d5f0/5b9918cda5915ec869d37835 This week the guys discuss the importance of prayer with the help of a short book by Michael Reeves called Enjoy Your Prayer Life. Enjoy Your Prayer Life.]]> Enjoy Your Prayer Life.]]> #49 We’re Back! #49 We’re Back! Tue, 09 Jan 2018 22:33:12 GMT 0 http://www.confessionalcollective.com/?p=14964 no https://shows.pippa.io/5b991897e8865f155279d5f0/5b9918cda5915ec869d37836 After a long hiatus…the Confessional Collective podcast is back! Aaron and Chris spend some time catching everyone up on what has been going on and what the plans are for the future of the Confessional Collective. #48 Repentance #48 Repentance Wed, 24 May 2017 13:38:29 GMT 0 http://www.confessionalcollective.com/?p=14745 no https://shows.pippa.io/5b991897e8865f155279d5f0/5b9918cda5915ec869d37837 This week the guys look at repentance. It is a necessary part of the Christian life, but what does it look like? What is the balance between being crushed by guilt and presuming on the grace of God? We hope this is encouraging and helpful! This week the guys look at repentance. It is a necessary part of the Christian life, but what does it look like? What is the balance between being crushed by guilt and presuming on the grace of God? We hope this is encouraging and helpful! This week the guys look at repentance. It is a necessary part of the Christian life, but what does it look like? What is the balance between being crushed by guilt and presuming on the grace of God? We hope this is encouraging and helpful! #47 Faith #47 Faith Wed, 17 May 2017 14:10:31 GMT 0 http://www.confessionalcollective.com/?p=14742 no https://shows.pippa.io/5b991897e8865f155279d5f0/5b9918cda5915ec869d37838 This week the guys discuss faith. Specifically, saving faith in Christ, the object of our faith, as well as faith in the truth of the Word of God. They discuss the ordinary means of grace and the obedience that springs from faith in Christ. This week the guys discuss faith. Specifically, saving faith in Christ, the object of our faith, as well as faith in the truth of the Word of God. They discuss the ordinary means of grace and the obedience that springs from faith in Christ. This week the guys discuss faith. Specifically, saving faith in Christ, the object of our faith, as well as faith in the truth of the Word of God. They discuss the ordinary means of grace and the obedience that springs from faith in Christ. #46 Sanctification #46 Sanctification Wed, 03 May 2017 15:31:57 GMT 0 http://www.confessionalcollective.com/?p=14733 no https://shows.pippa.io/5b991897e8865f155279d5f0/5b9918cda5915ec869d37839 This week they guys discuss the vital but often misunderstood doctrine of sanctification. What does sanctification actually mean? How do we avoid both legalism and license? What are the practical effects and outworkings of sanctification? This week they guys discuss the vital but often misunderstood doctrine of sanctification. What does sanctification actually mean? How do we avoid both legalism and license? What are the practical effects and outworkings of sanctification? This week they guys discuss the vital but often misunderstood doctrine of sanctification. What does sanctification actually mean? How do we avoid both legalism and license? What are the practical effects and outworkings of sanctification? #45 Adoption #45 Adoption Thu, 27 Apr 2017 16:38:21 GMT 0 http://www.confessionalcollective.com/?p=14728 no https://shows.pippa.io/5b991897e8865f155279d5f0/5b9918cda5915ec869d3783a This week the guys discuss the doctrine of adoption. Not only are we justified and made legally right before God, we are invited into his family as sons of God and co-heirs with Christ. We hope the discussion on this very important doctrine is beneficial. This week the guys discuss the doctrine of adoption. Not only are we justified and made legally right before God, we are invited into his family as sons of God and co-heirs with Christ. We hope the discussion on this very important doctrine is beneficial. This week the guys discuss the doctrine of adoption. Not only are we justified and made legally right before God, we are invited into his family as sons of God and co-heirs with Christ. We hope the discussion on this very important doctrine is beneficial. #44 Justification #44 Justification Wed, 19 Apr 2017 16:31:14 GMT 0 http://www.confessionalcollective.com/?p=14724 no https://shows.pippa.io/5b991897e8865f155279d5f0/5b9918cda5915ec869d3783b Justification by faith alone is a vital doctrine of the Christian faith, but where do people misunderstand it? What do we mean by the passive and active obedience of Christ? How does our justification impact mission? Justification by faith alone is a vital doctrine of the Christian faith, but where do people misunderstand it? What do we mean by the passive and active obedience of Christ? How does our justification impact mission? Justification by faith alone is a vital doctrine of the Christian faith, but where do people misunderstand it? What do we mean by the passive and active obedience of Christ? How does our justification impact mission? #43 Effectual Calling #43 Effectual Calling Wed, 12 Apr 2017 14:30:09 GMT 0 http://www.confessionalcollective.com/?p=14717 no https://shows.pippa.io/5b991897e8865f155279d5f0/5b9918cda5915ec869d3783c This week is about the “I” in TULIP; effectual calling. The guys discuss the irresistible grace given to the elect and the common push back against this doctrine. They also handle what the confessions have to say about the delicate topic of what happen... This week is about the “I” in TULIP; effectual calling. The guys discuss the irresistible grace given to the elect and the common push back against this doctrine. They also handle what the confessions have to say about the delicate topic of what happens to those who die in infancy. This week is about the “I” in TULIP; effectual calling. The guys discuss the irresistible grace given to the elect and the common push back against this doctrine. They also handle what the confessions have to say about the delicate topic of what happens to those who die in infancy. #42 Free Will #42 Free Will Wed, 05 Apr 2017 12:50:50 GMT 0 http://www.confessionalcollective.com/?p=14713 no https://shows.pippa.io/5b991897e8865f155279d5f0/5b9918cda5915ec869d3783d This week the guys tackle free will along with the many questions that come up regularly in the discussion. Are we really free to make our own choices? If God is sovereign does that mean he is the author of sin? Why evangelize? This week the guys tackle free will along with the many questions that come up regularly in the discussion. Are we really free to make our own choices? If God is sovereign does that mean he is the author of sin? Why evangelize? This week the guys tackle free will along with the many questions that come up regularly in the discussion. Are we really free to make our own choices? If God is sovereign does that mean he is the author of sin? Why evangelize? #41 Church Planting Philosopher #41 Church Planting Philosopher Wed, 29 Mar 2017 20:08:48 GMT 0 http://www.confessionalcollective.com/?p=14709 no https://shows.pippa.io/5b991897e8865f155279d5f0/5b9918cda5915ec869d3783e Chris and Zac were unavailable for this week’s podcast, so Aaron sits down with a previous guest, Luke Potter. Luke is a church planter and professor at the University of Notre Dame. They discuss philosophy in relation to apologetics as well as the Lor... #40 Christ the Mediator #40 Christ the Mediator Wed, 22 Mar 2017 19:31:28 GMT 0 http://www.confessionalcollective.com/?p=14704 no https://shows.pippa.io/5b991897e8865f155279d5f0/5b9918cda5915ec869d3783f This week the guys discuss Christ’s role as mediator. The topic takes us into necessary discussion about the nature of Christ and who Christ is the mediator for (the elect), as well as his continuing roles as prophet, priest, and king. #39 Covenant Part 2 #39 Covenant Part 2 Wed, 15 Mar 2017 14:56:16 GMT 0 http://www.confessionalcollective.com/?p=14700 no https://shows.pippa.io/5b991897e8865f155279d5f0/5b9918cda5915ec869d37840 This week the guys finish their discussion on covenants. They discuss both baptism and the Lord’s supper and how covenant theology effects how we understand and participate in them. #38 Covenant Part 1 #38 Covenant Part 1 Wed, 08 Mar 2017 19:03:28 GMT 0 http://www.confessionalcollective.com/?p=14697 no https://shows.pippa.io/5b991897e8865f155279d5f0/5b9918cda5915ec869d37841 This week the guys begin to dig into covenant theology. They discuss the unity between the various reformed confessions as well as the differences. We are encouraged by the fact that though we differ in some respects (Baptists, Presbyterians, This week the guys begin to dig into covenant theology. They discuss the unity between the various reformed confessions as well as the differences. We are encouraged by the fact that though we differ in some respects (Baptists, Presbyterians, Dutch Reformed, etc.) we can meet in the hallways of our doctrinal beliefs and have beneficial conversations in brotherly fellowship.  We hope this conversation brings clarity and unity rather than division. This a longer conversation so we split it into two parts. Look for the second half next week. This week the guys begin to dig into covenant theology. They discuss the unity between the various reformed confessions as well as the differences. We are encouraged by the fact that though we differ in some respects (Baptists, Presbyterians, Dutch Reformed, etc.) we can meet in the hallways of our doctrinal beliefs and have beneficial conversations in brotherly fellowship.  We hope this conversation brings clarity and unity rather than division. This a longer conversation so we split it into two parts. Look for the second half next week. #37 The Fall #37 The Fall Wed, 01 Mar 2017 16:05:58 GMT 0 http://www.confessionalcollective.com/?p=14693 no https://shows.pippa.io/5b991897e8865f155279d5f0/5b9918cda5915ec869d37842 This week the guys deal with the fall. How has Adam’s sin effected us? How far has mankind truly fallen? The confessions have a lot to say on the topic, so does the world’s culture. The two are diametrically opposed and dealing with the way they collid... #36 Providence #36 Providence Wed, 22 Feb 2017 13:42:29 GMT 0 http://www.confessionalcollective.com/?p=14690 no https://shows.pippa.io/5b991897e8865f155279d5f0/5b9918cda5915ec869d37843 This week the guys discuss God’s decree through acts of providence. They talk about how they have personally experienced God’s providential care in their own lives. Scripture tells us that God is active and involved in His creation, #35 Creation #35 Creation Tue, 14 Feb 2017 16:04:04 GMT 0 http://www.confessionalcollective.com/?p=14684 no https://shows.pippa.io/5b991897e8865f155279d5f0/5b9918cda5915ec869d37844 This week the guys discuss creation. Questions about creation abound, and most of us have spent time thinking or discussing the topic. But which are the most important things to know? What does the Bible clearly tell us? Why did God create the world? This week the guys discuss creation. Questions about creation abound, and most of us have spent time thinking or discussing the topic. But which are the most important things to know? What does the Bible clearly tell us? Why did God create the world? How did he create the world? How can we interact with those who disagree with us? The guys also get into the image of God in man in the context of creation.]]> This week the guys discuss creation. Questions about creation abound, and most of us have spent time thinking or discussing the topic. But which are the most important things to know? What does the Bible clearly tell us? Why did God create the world? How did he create the world? How can we interact with those who disagree with us? The guys also get into the image of God in man in the context of creation.]]> #34 The Decree of God #34 The Decree of God Wed, 08 Feb 2017 16:32:10 GMT 0 http://www.confessionalcollective.com/?p=14677 no https://shows.pippa.io/5b991897e8865f155279d5f0/5b9918cda5915ec869d37845 This week the guys discuss the decree of God. They approach it both theologically and pastorally, addressing questions that are commonly asked when people deal with the sovereignty of God such as: If God is sovereign, why evangelize? #33 Knowing God (Part 2) #33 Knowing God (Part 2) Wed, 01 Feb 2017 16:09:27 GMT 0 http://www.confessionalcollective.com/?p=14672 no https://shows.pippa.io/5b991897e8865f155279d5f0/5b9918cda5915ec869d37846 This week we continue our discussion of the doctrine of God. What does it mean that God is a Spirit? What attributes does God share with us and which belong only to Him? We also discuss some current events and what they say about how the culture views ... This week we continue our discussion of the doctrine of God. What does it mean that God is a Spirit? What attributes does God share with us and which belong only to Him? We also discuss some current events and what they say about how the culture views God. Enjoy! This week we continue our discussion of the doctrine of God. What does it mean that God is a Spirit? What attributes does God share with us and which belong only to Him? We also discuss some current events and what they say about how the culture views God. Enjoy! #32 Knowing God (Part 1) #32 Knowing God (Part 1) Wed, 25 Jan 2017 14:27:19 GMT 0 http://www.confessionalcollective.com/?p=14667 no https://shows.pippa.io/5b991897e8865f155279d5f0/5b9918cda5915ec869d37847 This week we begin our discussion on the doctrine of God. Is God truly knowable? If so, what can we know about him? It is a huge topic and we’re just scratching the surface. Hopefully it will spark some thought, reflection, #31 Scripturally Speaking #31 Scripturally Speaking Wed, 18 Jan 2017 14:11:58 GMT 0 http://www.confessionalcollective.com/?p=14663 no https://shows.pippa.io/5b991897e8865f155279d5f0/5b9918cda5915ec869d37848 In our first episode with a new format, our hosts discuss the importance of Scripture. Why is Scripture dealt with so early on in each of the reformed confessions and what challenges do we face in our culture regarding the authority of Scripture today? In our first episode with a new format, our hosts discuss the importance of Scripture. Why is Scripture dealt with so early on in each of the reformed confessions and what challenges do we face in our culture regarding the authority of Scripture today? In our first episode with a new format, our hosts discuss the importance of Scripture. Why is Scripture dealt with so early on in each of the reformed confessions and what challenges do we face in our culture regarding the authority of Scripture today? #30 Being Confessional In a Non-Confessional Church – Zac Fisher #30 Being Confessional In a Non-Confessional Church – Zac Fisher Fri, 30 Sep 2016 17:05:29 GMT 0 http://www.confessionalcollective.com/?p=14645 no https://shows.pippa.io/5b991897e8865f155279d5f0/5b9918cda5915ec869d37849 This week Aaron talks with Zac Fisher from Monroe Michigan about what it is like to be a confessional believer serving at a non-confessional church.   . This week Aaron talks with Zac Fisher from Monroe Michigan about what it is like to be a confessional believer serving at a non-confessional church.

 

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#29 Planting Within Context – Luke Potter #29 Planting Within Context – Luke Potter Wed, 21 Sep 2016 12:55:50 GMT 0 http://www.confessionalcollective.com/?p=14631 no https://shows.pippa.io/5b991897e8865f155279d5f0/5b9918cda5915ec869d3784a This week’s guest is Luke Potter, EPC pastor and church planter. He is the pastor of New City Presbyterian Church in South Bend, Indiana and is an adjunct professor at Notre Dame University. He and Aaron discuss planting in an urban poor/university con... New City Presbyterian Church in South Bend, Indiana and is an adjunct professor at Notre Dame University. He and Aaron discuss planting in an urban poor/university context as well as what protestants may misunderstand about Catholics.]]> New City Presbyterian Church in South Bend, Indiana and is an adjunct professor at Notre Dame University. He and Aaron discuss planting in an urban poor/university context as well as what protestants may misunderstand about Catholics.]]> #28 Reformed Liturgy – Chris Centola #28 Reformed Liturgy – Chris Centola Wed, 24 Aug 2016 18:34:48 GMT 0 http://www.confessionalcollective.com/?p=14591 no https://shows.pippa.io/5b991897e8865f155279d5f0/5b9918cda5915ec869d3784b This week Aaron talks about worship and liturgy with a pastor of worship and liturgy, Chris Centola. Chris is a pastor at Oasis Community Church in Hesperia, CA. Enjoy! This week Aaron talks about worship and liturgy with a pastor of worship and liturgy, Chris Centola. Chris is a pastor at Oasis Community Church in Hesperia, CA. Enjoy! This week Aaron talks about worship and liturgy with a pastor of worship and liturgy, Chris Centola. Chris is a pastor at Oasis Community Church in Hesperia, CA. Enjoy! #27 Enduring Suffering – Jeremy Roth #27 Enduring Suffering – Jeremy Roth Thu, 18 Aug 2016 12:40:11 GMT 24:33 http://www.confessionalcollective.com/?p=14587 no https://shows.pippa.io/5b991897e8865f155279d5f0/5b9918cda5915ec869d3784c This week Aaron discusses suffering and how Christians should walk through it in light of the gospel. This week Aaron discusses suffering and how Christians should walk through it in light of the gospel. This week Aaron discusses suffering and how Christians should walk through it in light of the gospel. #26 Urban Church Planting – Brian Evans #26 Urban Church Planting – Brian Evans Wed, 10 Aug 2016 21:16:03 GMT 0 http://www.confessionalcollective.com/?p=14584 no https://shows.pippa.io/5b991897e8865f155279d5f0/5b9918cda5915ec869d3784d We’re back! This week Aaron sits down with Detroit church planter, Brian Evans. They discuss his journey to reformed faith and why he believes it is so important that solid reformed churches are planted in the urban context. 5point7.org.]]> 5point7.org.]]> #25 Summer Camp 2016 – Jerry Croyts #25 Summer Camp 2016 – Jerry Croyts Fri, 22 Jul 2016 18:21:53 GMT 34:16 http://www.confessionalcollective.com/?p=14580 no https://shows.pippa.io/5b991897e8865f155279d5f0/5b9918cda5915ec869d3784e This week, we’re at summer camp. Aaron interviews his longtime friend, Jerry Croyts. Jerry is the pastor of 1st Baptist church of Howland, Ohio. They discuss what it was like for him to revitalize his church as well as the benefits of a week long, #24 – Joe Holland #24 – Joe Holland Wed, 13 Jul 2016 16:25:05 GMT 54:45 http://www.confessionalcollective.com/?p=14576 no https://shows.pippa.io/5b991897e8865f155279d5f0/5b9918cda5915ec869d3784f This week Aaron talks with pastor Joe Holland from Christ Covenant church in Culpeper, VA. The discuss the foundational importance of confessions to ministry, and specifically in church planting. Christ Covenant church in Culpeper, VA. The discuss the foundational importance of confessions to ministry, and specifically in church planting.]]> Christ Covenant church in Culpeper, VA. The discuss the foundational importance of confessions to ministry, and specifically in church planting.]]> #23 The Reformed Pub/Calvinist – Les Lanphere #23 The Reformed Pub/Calvinist – Les Lanphere Wed, 06 Jul 2016 20:26:38 GMT 1:01:04 http://www.confessionalcollective.com/?p=14571 no https://shows.pippa.io/5b991897e8865f155279d5f0/5b9918cda5915ec869d37850 This week, Aaron talks with one of the founders of The Reformed Pub and co-host of the Reformed Pubcast, Les Lanphere. They discuss how the pub came about, the good that it does, and recent criticisms about it. They also discuss Les’ new film project, This week, Aaron talks with one of the founders of The Reformed Pub and co-host of the Reformed Pubcast, Les Lanphere. They discuss how the pub came about, the good that it does, and recent criticisms about it. They also discuss Les' new film project, Calvinist. This movie is already fully funded on Kickstarter, but all additional funds will go to ensure that the film is as good as it can possibly be. You can donate to the project here.

 

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This week, Aaron talks with one of the founders of The Reformed Pub and co-host of the Reformed Pubcast, Les Lanphere. They discuss how the pub came about, the good that it does, and recent criticisms about it. They also discuss Les' new film project, Calvinist. This movie is already fully funded on Kickstarter, but all additional funds will go to ensure that the film is as good as it can possibly be. You can donate to the project here.

 

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#22 Organic Ministry #22 Organic Ministry Wed, 29 Jun 2016 18:47:00 GMT 1:05:04 http://www.confessionalcollective.com/?p=14568 no https://shows.pippa.io/5b991897e8865f155279d5f0/5b9918cda5915ec869d37851 Today Aaron interviews a special guest about reaching a growing, yet difficult context. They address ways to engage the community in authentic and helpful ways. Today Aaron interviews a special guest about reaching a growing, yet difficult context. They address ways to engage the community in authentic and helpful ways. Today Aaron interviews a special guest about reaching a growing, yet difficult context. They address ways to engage the community in authentic and helpful ways. #21 Biblical Manhood and Confessional Planting – Dr Richard Phillips #21 Biblical Manhood and Confessional Planting – Dr Richard Phillips Thu, 16 Jun 2016 15:55:32 GMT 54:05 http://www.confessionalcollective.com/?p=14563 no https://shows.pippa.io/5b991897e8865f155279d5f0/5b9918cda5915ec869d37852 This week Aarons speaks with author and pastor, Dr Richard Phillips. Dr Phillips is the pastor of Second Presbyterian Church in Greenville, South Carolina and is the author of many Bible commentaries and other theological works. In the podcast, Second Presbyterian Church in Greenville, South Carolina and is the author of many Bible commentaries and other theological works. In the podcast, we discuss his book on biblical manhood, The Masculine Mandate, as well as what it was like to plant a daughter church in Charleston.]]> Second Presbyterian Church in Greenville, South Carolina and is the author of many Bible commentaries and other theological works. In the podcast, we discuss his book on biblical manhood, The Masculine Mandate, as well as what it was like to plant a daughter church in Charleston.]]> #20 Interviewer to Interviewed – Aaron Carr #20 Interviewer to Interviewed – Aaron Carr Wed, 08 Jun 2016 20:59:38 GMT 44:43 http://www.confessionalcollective.com/?p=14559 no https://shows.pippa.io/5b991897e8865f155279d5f0/5b9918cda5915ec869d37853 This week Aaron is the one being interviewed. Several people have asked to hear a bit more about our host, so we have obliged. Learn about his background and what led him to start the Confessional Collective. This week Aaron is the one being interviewed. Several people have asked to hear a bit more about our host, so we have obliged. Learn about his background and what led him to start the Confessional Collective. This week Aaron is the one being interviewed. Several people have asked to hear a bit more about our host, so we have obliged. Learn about his background and what led him to start the Confessional Collective. #19 The Presbytery Inn – Devan Meade #19 The Presbytery Inn – Devan Meade Wed, 01 Jun 2016 14:04:34 GMT 50:17 http://www.confessionalcollective.com/?p=14552 no https://shows.pippa.io/5b991897e8865f155279d5f0/5b9918cda5915ec869d37854 This week Aaron talks with the Sole Proprietor of The Presbytery Inn, Devan Meade. Devan is also part of the Reformed Collective and the Reformed Pub. They discuss what it looks like to be an educated layman in the church as well as what the Inn is all... The Presbytery Inn, Devan Meade. Devan is also part of the Reformed Collective and the Reformed Pub. They discuss what it looks like to be an educated layman in the church as well as what the Inn is all about.]]> The Presbytery Inn, Devan Meade. Devan is also part of the Reformed Collective and the Reformed Pub. They discuss what it looks like to be an educated layman in the church as well as what the Inn is all about.]]> #18 Rural Church Revitalization – Tanner Cline #18 Rural Church Revitalization – Tanner Cline Wed, 25 May 2016 13:36:30 GMT 45:51 http://www.confessionalcollective.com/?p=14549 no https://shows.pippa.io/5b991897e8865f155279d5f0/5b9918cda5915ec869d37855 This week Aaron talks with his old friend, Tanner Cline, about what church revitalization in a rural context is like. Tanner is the pastor of Hopewell Presbyterian Church in Covington, GA. This week Aaron talks with his old friend, Tanner Cline, about what church revitalization in a rural context is like. Tanner is the pastor of Hopewell Presbyterian Church in Covington, GA. This week Aaron talks with his old friend, Tanner Cline, about what church revitalization in a rural context is like. Tanner is the pastor of Hopewell Presbyterian Church in Covington, GA. #17 Race Issues in the Church – Jemar Tisby #17 Race Issues in the Church – Jemar Tisby Wed, 18 May 2016 14:27:48 GMT 41:40 http://www.confessionalcollective.com/?p=14545 no https://shows.pippa.io/5b991897e8865f155279d5f0/5b9918cda5915ec869d37856 This week Aaron talks with Jemar Tisby, the president of the Reformed African American Network. They discuss race issues within the church as well as what reformed worship looks like in a minority context. Reformed African American Network. They discuss race issues within the church as well as what reformed worship looks like in a minority context.]]> Reformed African American Network. They discuss race issues within the church as well as what reformed worship looks like in a minority context.]]> #16 Planting, Education, and Two Kingdoms – Michael Beck #16 Planting, Education, and Two Kingdoms – Michael Beck Wed, 11 May 2016 13:07:13 GMT 1:01:43 http://www.confessionalcollective.com/?p=14541 no https://shows.pippa.io/5b991897e8865f155279d5f0/5b9918cda5915ec869d37857 Our guest this week is Michael Beck, pastor of Gracenet Community Church in Wellington, New Zealand. They discuss the state of seminary education in New Zealand as well as the US, methods for training ministry candidates, and two kingdoms theology. gracenet.co.nz and read his blog at toleratedsojourner.com.]]> gracenet.co.nz and read his blog at toleratedsojourner.com.]]> #15 The Road to Anglicanism – Henry Jansma #15 The Road to Anglicanism – Henry Jansma Wed, 04 May 2016 13:52:22 GMT 1:03:25 http://www.confessionalcollective.com/?p=14536 no https://shows.pippa.io/5b991897e8865f155279d5f0/5b9918cda5915ec869d37858 This week Aaron interviews Dr Henry Jansma, an Anglican minster in New Jersey. He is also a regular contributor to the Alliance of Confessing Evangelicals blog, Meet the Puritans. He shares his road through many denominations and traditions to the Angl... Meet the Puritans. He shares his road through many denominations and traditions to the Anglican faith where he settled and planted All Souls Anglican Church in Cherry Hill, NJ.]]> Meet the Puritans. He shares his road through many denominations and traditions to the Anglican faith where he settled and planted All Souls Anglican Church in Cherry Hill, NJ.]]> #14 Staying Confessional – Adam Barr #14 Staying Confessional – Adam Barr Wed, 27 Apr 2016 23:01:07 GMT 47:08 http://www.confessionalcollective.com/?p=14532 no https://shows.pippa.io/5b991897e8865f155279d5f0/5b9918cda5915ec869d37859 This week Aaron sits down with Adam Barr, pastor of Peace Church in Middleville, MI. Adam is also the author of Compassion Without Compromise: How the Gospel Frees Us to Love Our Gay Friends Without Losing the Truth. Peace Church in Middleville, MI. Adam is also the author of Compassion Without Compromise: How the Gospel Frees Us to Love Our Gay Friends Without Losing the Truth. They discuss Adam's move from the Reformed Church of America to the Evangelical Presbyterian Church as well as the importance of how the church handles issues of homosexuality in today's church and culture.]]> Peace Church in Middleville, MI. Adam is also the author of Compassion Without Compromise: How the Gospel Frees Us to Love Our Gay Friends Without Losing the Truth. They discuss Adam's move from the Reformed Church of America to the Evangelical Presbyterian Church as well as the importance of how the church handles issues of homosexuality in today's church and culture.]]> #12 Confessional Church Planters – Chris Poblete #12 Confessional Church Planters – Chris Poblete Fri, 15 Apr 2016 01:14:56 GMT 50:22 http://www.confessionalcollective.com/?p=14348 no https://shows.pippa.io/5b991897e8865f155279d5f0/5b9918cda5915ec869d3785a This week Aaron talks with prospective church planter and author, Christ Poblete. Also on the show, is another prospective planter, JT Tarter. Check it out! This week Aaron talks with prospective church planter and author, Christ Poblete. Also on the show, is another prospective planter, JT Tarter. Check it out! This week Aaron talks with prospective church planter and author, Christ Poblete. Also on the show, is another prospective planter, JT Tarter. Check it out! #11 The Ordinary Pastor and the Confessional Collective – Cody Almanzar #11 The Ordinary Pastor and the Confessional Collective – Cody Almanzar Wed, 06 Apr 2016 23:59:38 GMT 59:53 http://www.confessionalcollective.com/?p=14292 no https://shows.pippa.io/5b991897e8865f155279d5f0/5b9918cda5915ec869d3785b This week Aaron talks with Cody Almanzar, the host of the Ordinary Pastor podcast. Cody is the one who helped encourage us to start this podcast so we owe him a great debt of gratitude. Enjoy, and be sure to check out The Ordinary Pastor as well. The Ordinary Pastor as well.]]> The Ordinary Pastor as well.]]> #10 Family Worship and the Importance of Holiness – Jason Helopoulos #10 Family Worship and the Importance of Holiness – Jason Helopoulos Wed, 30 Mar 2016 17:52:23 GMT 1:08:44 http://www.confessionalcollective.com/?p=14280 no https://shows.pippa.io/5b991897e8865f155279d5f0/5b9918cda5915ec869d3785c This week Aaron talks with Jason Helopoulos about holiness, church planting, and family worship. Jason is the associate pastor at University Reformed Church in East Lansing, Mi. He wrote the book, A Neglected Grace: Family Worship in the Christian Home. University Reformed Church in East Lansing, Mi. He wrote the book, A Neglected Grace: Family Worship in the Christian Home.]]> University Reformed Church in East Lansing, Mi. He wrote the book, A Neglected Grace: Family Worship in the Christian Home.]]> <![CDATA[#9 A Confessional Look at Planting & Worship – Dr Jon Payne]]> Wed, 23 Mar 2016 15:06:10 GMT 1:12:26 http://www.confessionalcollective.com/?p=14270 no https://shows.pippa.io/5b991897e8865f155279d5f0/5b9918cda5915ec869d3785d This week Aaron speaks with Dr Jon Payne. Jon is the pastor of Christ Church Presbyterian in Charleston, SC. He also wrote the book, In the Splendor of Holiness: Rediscovering the Beauty of Reformed Worship for the 21st Century. Christ Church Presbyterian in Charleston, SC. He also wrote the book, In the Splendor of Holiness: Rediscovering the Beauty of Reformed Worship for the 21st Century. They talk about Church planting and the importance of reformed worship.]]> Christ Church Presbyterian in Charleston, SC. He also wrote the book, In the Splendor of Holiness: Rediscovering the Beauty of Reformed Worship for the 21st Century. They talk about Church planting and the importance of reformed worship.]]> #8 Music, Race, and Apologetics – Cameron Triggs #8 Music, Race, and Apologetics – Cameron Triggs Wed, 16 Mar 2016 19:50:24 GMT 1:00:10 http://www.confessionalcollective.com/?p=14266 no https://shows.pippa.io/5b991897e8865f155279d5f0/5b9918cda5915ec869d3785e Cameron Triggs is the Pastor of Student Ministries at Shiloh Church in Jacksonville, FL. He studied at Reformed Theological Seminary in Orlando. Aaron and Cam discuss issues of race in the church as well as his personal passion, apologetics. camtriggs.com.]]> camtriggs.com.]]> #7 Knowing Christ – Mark Jones #7 Knowing Christ – Mark Jones Wed, 09 Mar 2016 14:03:29 GMT 51:54 http://www.confessionalcollective.com/?p=14262 no https://shows.pippa.io/5b991897e8865f155279d5f0/5b9918cda5915ec869d3785f In this episode, Aaron talks with Dr Mark Jones about his book, Knowing Christ, as well as the recent Christological creed written by Ligonier. Mark serves as the pastor of Faith Vancouver Presbyterian Church in Vancouver, Canada. Knowing Christ, as well as the recent Christological creed written by Ligonier. Mark serves as the pastor of Faith Vancouver Presbyterian Church in Vancouver, Canada.]]> Knowing Christ, as well as the recent Christological creed written by Ligonier. Mark serves as the pastor of Faith Vancouver Presbyterian Church in Vancouver, Canada.]]> #6 Church Revitalization – Mike McKinley #6 Church Revitalization – Mike McKinley Wed, 02 Mar 2016 15:39:30 GMT 1:10:07 http://www.confessionalcollective.com/?p=14249 no https://shows.pippa.io/5b991897e8865f155279d5f0/5b9918cda5915ec869d37860 This week Aaron talks with Mike McKinley, pastor of Sterling Park Baptist Church in Sterling, VA. He is also the author of Church Planting is For Wimps and the new book Church in Hard Places: How the Local Church Brings Life to the Poor and Needy. This week Aaron talks with Mike McKinley, pastor of Sterling Park Baptist Church in Sterling, VA. He is also the author of Church Planting is For Wimps and the new book Church in Hard Places: How the Local Church Brings Life to the Poor and Needy. They discuss the challenges and blessings of church revitalization as well as how the gospel is spread the poor and needy in our various contexts.

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#5 The Pastor/Scholar – Dr. Mark Garcia #5 The Pastor/Scholar – Dr. Mark Garcia Thu, 25 Feb 2016 02:04:23 GMT 1:06:21 http://www.confessionalcollective.com/?p=14225 no https://shows.pippa.io/5b991897e8865f155279d5f0/5b9918cda5915ec869d37861 This week Aaron talks with Dr. Mark Garcia. Mark is the pastor of Immanuel Presbyterian Church on the west side of Pittsburgh. He is also the President of Greystone Theological Institute. Among the topics of discussion are how scholarly theology impact... Immanuel Presbyterian Church on the west side of Pittsburgh. He is also the President of Greystone Theological Institute. Among the topics of discussion are how scholarly theology impacts pastoral ministry.]]> Immanuel Presbyterian Church on the west side of Pittsburgh. He is also the President of Greystone Theological Institute. Among the topics of discussion are how scholarly theology impacts pastoral ministry.]]> #4 Fundamentalist to Confessionalist – Mathew Sims #4 Fundamentalist to Confessionalist – Mathew Sims Wed, 17 Feb 2016 13:51:29 GMT 1:07:00 http://www.confessionalcollective.com/?p=14216 no https://shows.pippa.io/5b991897e8865f155279d5f0/5b9918cda5915ec869d37862 This week, Aaron is joined by author, Mathew Sims. The discuss Mathews move from fundamental baptist to confessional presbyterian. Also discussed are the topics of depression, baptism, and the need for quality resources related to the reformed confessi... here. You can learn more about Mathew at his website, mathewbryansims.com.]]> here. You can learn more about Mathew at his website, mathewbryansims.com.]]> #2 Redeemer Ann Arbor – Jim Mong #2 Redeemer Ann Arbor – Jim Mong Wed, 03 Feb 2016 14:00:51 GMT 56:27 http://www.confessionalcollective.com/?p=14199 no https://shows.pippa.io/5b991897e8865f155279d5f0/5b9918cda5915ec869d37863 This week Aaron talks with Jim Mong. Jim is in the early stages of planting a church in Ann Arbor. He was raised a Baptist but was drawn to Presbyterianism and now subscribes to the Westminster confession. He talks a bit about how that process went as ... This week Aaron talks with Jim Mong. Jim is in the early stages of planting a church in Ann Arbor. He was raised a Baptist but was drawn to Presbyterianism and now subscribes to the Westminster confession. He talks a bit about how that process went as well as how he is able to minister alongside his Baptist father-in-law. This week Aaron talks with Jim Mong. Jim is in the early stages of planting a church in Ann Arbor. He was raised a Baptist but was drawn to Presbyterianism and now subscribes to the Westminster confession. He talks a bit about how that process went as well as how he is able to minister alongside his Baptist father-in-law. #1 Why Confessions Matter – Joe Thorn #1 Why Confessions Matter – Joe Thorn Wed, 27 Jan 2016 12:56:14 GMT 48:33 http://www.confessionalcollective.com/?p=14192 no https://shows.pippa.io/5b991897e8865f155279d5f0/5b9918cda5915ec869d37864 Welcome to the inaugural podcast from the Confessional Collective. This week we have Pastor Joe Thorn from Redeemer Fellowship in the Chicago area. He discusses how he came to subscribe to the 1689 London Baptist Confession and the impact that it has o... Welcome to the inaugural podcast from the Confessional Collective. This week we have Pastor Joe Thorn from Redeemer Fellowship in the Chicago area. He discusses how he came to subscribe to the 1689 London Baptist Confession and the impact that it has on ministry in his context.

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Welcome to the inaugural podcast from the Confessional Collective. This week we have Pastor Joe Thorn from Redeemer Fellowship in the Chicago area. He discusses how he came to subscribe to the 1689 London Baptist Confession and the impact that it has on ministry in his context.

Learn more about Redeemer Fellowship at redeemerfellowship.org

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