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 Christian hope. Resources mentioned in … Read more Episode 59: Ambassadors of Hope
The evangelist is the bearer of good news—one who brings good news of peace, happiness, and salvation. But what is the gospel message that the Christian evangelist is called to preach? In this episode of Table Talk, Tyrell is joined again by Desmond Henry of the Luis Palau Association and Gary Patrick Almeida of African … Read more Episode 55: The Evangelist’s Message
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 Episode 51: What is an Evangelist?
After his resurrection, and before he ascended to heaven, Jesus left his disciples, and the church, with one Great Commission: to make disciples of Jesus Christ in all nations (Matthew 28:18–20). By the power of the Spirit, the gospel has reached to all corners of the globe, yet much work remains to be done. The … Read more Episode 44: World Evangelisation
People who treat others as inferior are those who themselves suffer from a sense of inferiority and insecurity. Others are a threat to them because they don’t have a sense of being important to the eternal God. They don’t have the assurance that this God will look after them more than adequately. When we lose … Read more Episode 26: Racial Reconciliation in the Church
What is the state of the gospel and the Christian faith and church in South Africa? This is the question that Tyrell takes up in this episode with his guest, Desmond Henry, missiologist and registrar at South Africa’s Baptist Theological College. 0:00:00—Opening 0:06:40—Introducing Dr. Desmond Henry 0:12:55—Why is thinking through the state of the gospel … Read more Episode 21: The State of the Gospel in South Africa