Episode 60: The Olivet Discourse

Eschatology (the doctrine of last things) is one of the most hotly debated subjects in all of theology. The Olivet Discourse (Matthew 24–25; Mark 13; Luke 17) is at the epicentre of this debate with different interpreters reaching very different conclusions. In today’s show, amillennialist Tyrell sits with premillennialist Tim Cantrell (Antioch Bible Church) and … Read more

Episode 59: Ambassadors of Hope

Episode 59: Ambassadors of Hope South Africa recently entered a national lockdown in the wake of the COVID-19 pandemic. Christians around the country have wondered how the church should respond in the light of the lockdown and the pandemic. Tyrell sits with Desmond Henry from the Luis Palau Association to discuss all things coronavirus and … Read more

Episode 58: Peace Child

Headhunting cannibals who used their victims’ skulls as pillows, the Sawi people of New Guinea seemed to still be living in the Stone Age. Among the Sawi, treachery was more than a way of life; it was an ideal which unnumbered generations of their people had conceived, systematized and perfected. For them, to “fatten with … Read more

Episode 57: A Reformation Story

The Reformers famously declared that the church, having reformed, should always be reforming. Reformation was not a one-time event at a particular point in church history: God continues to do the work of reformation in the lives of his people and churches today. Brad Evangelista was raised Pentecostal. God graciously rescued him and brought him … Read more

Episode 56: The Korean Pentecost

In August 1901, William and Edith Blair became missionaries to Korea under the Presbyterian Board of Missions and served in Pyongyang, Korea (now in North Korea) for forty years. During his first term of missionary service, William Blair was at the centre of a great revival in 1907. His account of this and the events … Read more

Episode 52: Theological Education

Theological education is an important aspect of disciple-making and church-planting. The question in regards to training really pertains to how much is needed and how it is to be achieved. Where should theological education take place? What place does the local church play in training, and what place do parachurch ministries play in the same? … Read more

Episode 51: What is an Evangelist?

What is an evangelist? Should we even use the word “evangelist” or “evangelism”? Who should evangelise? In today’s discussion, Tyrell is joined again by his friend Desmond Henry from the Luis Palau Association to discuss what the Bible teaches about evangelism and how we should think about our responsibility to evangelise and share our faith … Read more