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 Christian hope. Resources mentioned in … Read more Episode 59: Ambassadors of Hope

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 58: Peace Child

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 57: A Reformation Story

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 56: The Korean Pentecost

Episode 54: Questions and Answers

Why does theology not always change us as fast as we think it should? Should we ask God for signs? Why is there so much intolerance within Christianity. Who can go to heaven? Is the Bible complete? Which books make up the Bible? How should we think about modern-day claims to prophecy? Tyrell addresses these … Read more Episode 54: Questions and Answers

Episode 53: Questions and Answers

How should we think about house church models versus a more familiar approach to local church worship? How should we think about Valentine’s Day? How can those who are required by their employers to work on the Lord’s Day still honour the day? Which day of the week should we recognise as the Christian Sabbath? … Read more Episode 53: Questions and Answers

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 52: Theological Education

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 Episode 51: What is an Evangelist?