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30 Minutes In The New Testament: Episode 111 (Romans 14:1-23)

Paul gives instruction on how to deal with those with “weak faith”. How should we view Christians who are comfortable using their freedom in ways that others are not? Why should we refrain from judging one another? What does it mean that all give an account to God? What does it mean to put a stumbling block in front of your brother?

30 Minutes In The New Testament: Episode 111 (Romans 14:1-23)

40 Minutes In The Old Testament: Episode 165 (Deuteronomy 9:1-10:22)

God makes sure that Israel understands why He destroyed certain nations and why He gave them the promised land. Is the Old Testament about works while the New Testament is about grace? What does God mean that people are stubborn and stiff-necked? Is there anything more stubborn than sinners?

40 Minutes In The Old Testament: Episode 165 (Deuteronomy 9:1-10:22)

30 Minutes In The New Testament: Episode 110 (Romans 13:1-14)

If vengeance belongs to God how should we deal with evil? If the church deals in sin and grace how does crime and punishment work? How is the law useful in society? If all authority is from God, what about tyrannical leaders? What does it mean to make no provision for the flesh?

30 Minutes In The New Testament: Episode 110 (Romans 13:1-14)

40 Minutes In The Old Testament: Episode 164 (Deuteronomy 8:1-20)

God explains that He has humbled Israel for their own good. How should we view the discipline of God? What does it mean that man cannot live by bread alone? What does it mean to “bless the Lord’? Why is God careful about what He gives us? Chad and Daniel discuss all of this. Have a listen!

40 Minutes In The Old Testament: Episode 164 (Deuteronomy 8:1-20)

30 Minutes In The New Testament: Episode 109 (Romans 12:1-21)

Paul says in view of God’s mercy we should present ourselves to Him as a living sacrifice. What does it mean to not be conformed to the world but instead have our minds renewed? How should Christians view Paul’s instructions on how to live and treat other people? How does his list point us back to Jesus? How do we deal with Paul telling us to leave vengeance to God?

30 Minutes In The New Testament: Episode 109 (Romans 12:1-21)

40 Minutes In The Old Testament: Episode 163 (Deuteronomy 6:17-7:26)

How does the present way the Israelites speak of the exodus help us with how we understand our salvation? How do we deal with the judgment of God on entire nations of people? God tells the people not to fear but also not to get proud and something strange about a hornet. How is idolatry the cause of all kinds of misery?

40 Minutes In The Old Testament: Episode 163 (Deuteronomy 6:17-7:26)

30 Minutes Minutes In The New Testament: Episode 108 (Romans 11:1-36)

Has God rejected Israel? What happens when you try to obtain the promises of God through law-keeping? When God turns someone over to what they desire, does He stop reaching out to them? What is going on with people being cut off and others being grafted in? Where do Christians find their security? Exactly who does God have mercy on? Daniel and Erick discuss all of this.

30 Minutes Minutes In The New Testament: Episode 108 (Romans 11:1-36)

40 Minutes In The Old Testament: Episode 162 (Deuteronomy 6:1-16)

Chad and Daniel start chapter 6 of Deuteronomy. God tells the people to listen and to teach the word of God. What is the significance of the language of milk and honey? What does this and crossing the Jordan have o do with baptism? What does it mean that God is one? Why does God say not to put Him to the test? All of this is discussed.

40 Minutes In The Old Testament: Episode 162 (Deuteronomy 6:1-16)

40 Minutes In The Old Testament: Episode 161 (Deuteronomy 5:22-33)

Chad and Daniel continue discussing the “Ten Commandments”. What does it mean to take the Lord’s name in vain? What does it mean to “keep” the Sabbath? What does coveting have to do with Eve in Eden? Israel is surprised that God speaks to them and they don’t die. What is the motivation behind the “10 Commandments”?

40 Minutes In The Old Testament: Episode 161 (Deuteronomy 5:22-33)

30 Minutes In The New Testament: Episode 106 (Romans 9:10-26)

How are we to understand election in Romans 9? What does it mean that God loved Jacob and hated Esau? Is this talking about individual salvation? How is Esau actually a type of Christ? Who does God have mercy on? Does God make people to destroy them? Daniel and Erick discuss all of this.

30 Minutes In The New Testament: Episode 106 (Romans 9:10-26)

40 Minutes In The Old Testament: Episode 160 (Deuteronomy 4:32-5:21)

God explains what His name means and contrasts Himself with every false god. Do the “10 Commandments” apply to Christians? Is “10 commandments” the right way to view these words from God? Should the church “unhitch itself” from the old testament? Chad and Daniel discuss all of this.

40 Minutes In The Old Testament: Episode 160 (Deuteronomy 4:32-5:21)

30 Minutes In The New Testament: Episode 105 (Romans 8:31-9:9)

All views of election and predestination are not equal. These are doctrines meant to comfort and provide assurance. Can anyone condemn a Christian? What can separate you from the love of God? Anything at all? What about when the love of God feels far off? How does the nation of Israel fit into election? Daniel and Erick discuss all of this.

30 Minutes In The New Testament: Episode 105 (Romans 8:31-9:9)

40 Minutes In The Old Testament: Episode 159 (Deuteronomy 4:9-4:31)

We are told to fear God. Does that mean we are to live our whole life being afraid of God or is something else going on? What is the difference between listening to God and obeying Him? What is the connection between the fire at Sinai and the New Testament Pentecost? What prophecy is given in the prohibition to make images of God?

40 Minutes In The Old Testament: Episode 159 (Deuteronomy 4:9-4:31)

30 Minutes In The New Testament: Episode 104 (Romans 8:18-30)

Paul says that all his suffering doesn’t compare with the glory that is coming. How is this an encouragement to us? What does it mean that all of creation must be restored? Why is the redemption of the body such an important thing? What does it mean that the Spirit intercedes for us? What does it mean that all things work together for good? Daniel and Erick talk about all this and more.

30 Minutes In The New Testament: Episode 104 (Romans 8:18-30)

40 Minutes In The Old Testament: Episode 158 (Deuteronomy 3:15-4:8)

Moses continues addressing the people. He recounts how God has fought for Israel and how he pleaded with God a final time to let him enter the promised land. Why does Moses think he can change God’s mind and how does he try to do it? Who does Moses blame for God’s denial of his request? How does Moses talk about the law and why does he think it’s important for the nation?

40 Minutes In The Old Testament: Episode 158 (Deuteronomy 3:15-4:8)

30 Minutes In The New Testament: Episode 103 (Romans 7:24-8:17)

Daniel and Erick breakdown what it means to be both sinner and saint. How do we deal with the fact that we desire to do what is good but struggle to carry it out? Where does Paul direct us for hope and comfort? If there is no condemnation for those in Christ, how do you know you are in Christ? What does it mean to have the Spirit and what is His role? What does it mean to be an heir with Christ. It’s all discussed in this episode.

30 Minutes In The New Testament: Episode 103 (Romans 7:24-8:17)

40 Minutes In The Old Testament: Episode 157 (Deuteronomy 2:1-3:14)

Moses recounts wandering around the wilderness for 38 years. God puts prohibitions on who Israel is allowed to engage in conflict with. Why is God good to the children of Esau? What does God’s gifting nature to other nations tell us about Him? What does it mean for God to hate someone? What is going on with nations of giant people? Chad and Daniel discuss all of this.

40 Minutes In The Old Testament: Episode 157 (Deuteronomy 2:1-3:14)

30 Minutes In The New Testament: Episode 102 (Romans 7:1-23)

Paul roots the Christian’s death to the law in baptism and makes a scandalous claim that the law arouses sin in people. What does it mean to be released from the written code of the law and to obey in spirit? How does the law increase sin? What does it mean that sin uses the law to deceive us? Is Romans 7 talking about pre or post conversion? Daniel and Erick discuss all of this.

30 Minutes In The New Testament: Episode 102 (Romans 7:1-23)

40 Minutes In The Old Testament: Episode 156 (Deuteronomy 1:24-46)

Moses recounts the people’s refusal to trust God when the report comes back from the promised land. A crazy accusation is made against God. Moses reminds the people how God has acted as a Father to them and carried them along. Why do we refuse to trust the promises of God? Why are we so forgetful of His faithfulness? Is it a good thing when God gives people what they want? Chad and Daniel discuss all of this.

40 Minutes In The Old Testament: Episode 156 (Deuteronomy 1:24-46)

30 Minutes In The New Testament: Episode 101 (Romans 6:15-23)

Should we sin because we are not under law? How do you talk about the law, the gospel and grace in light of the fact that we still sin? What does it mean to be a slave to God or sin? What does it mean to be obedient from the heart? What is going on with sanctification? Daniel and Erick discuss all of this. Have a listen!

30 Minutes In The New Testament: Episode 101 (Romans 6:15-23)

40 Minutes In The Old Testament: Episode 155 (Deuteronomy 1:1-23)

Chad and Daniel begin the journey through Deuteronomy. After some introduction to the book, we see Moses start addressing the second generation of Israel and take a shot at those who came before them for the journey taking so long. Why is the Holy Land Holy? Who does it belong to? Why does Moses appoint Judges? Why is showing partiality so frequently spoken against? All this and more is discussed in this first episode in Deuteronomy.

40 Minutes In The Old Testament: Episode 155 (Deuteronomy 1:1-23)

30 Minutes In The New Testament: Episode 100 (Romans 6:1-14)

Paul sees an objection to the gospel he just laid out in chapter 5 coming and gets in front of it. Should we sin to increase grace? What does it mean for sin to not have dominion over us? Where and when did we die to sin? What does it mean to walk in newness of life? Daniel and Erick discuss all of this. Have a listen!

30 Minutes In The New Testament: Episode 100 (Romans 6:1-14)

40 Minutes In The Old Testament: Episode 154 (Numbers 35:1-36:13)

Chad and Daniel wrap up Numbers. Cities of refuge are established. There are rules and commands for “blood redeemers.” What does the Old Testament concept of being a brother tell us about Jesus. What is going on with commanded polygamy? All this is discussed as Numbers comes to an end. Have a listen!

40 Minutes In The Old Testament: Episode 154 (Numbers 35:1-36:13)