The Response Church Podcast
Crash Course on Church Membership
May 10, 2018 • Pastor Joel Webbon, Pastor Zack Gilman, and Professor Conor Anderson
There is no explicit command in the Bible for church membership, so why do so many local churches have church membership? Is there a biblical basis for church membership? If so, what should a church membership process look like and what are some of the benefits of being a member in the local church? These are the questions that Joel and the crew seek to answer in this episode.
Discipleship and the Art of Confession
January 8, 2018 • Pastor Joel Webbon, Pastor Zack Gilman, and Professor Conor Anderson
How many churches actually do a good job when it comes to personal discipleship? Are there any practical structures that churches could put in place to ensure that personal discipleship is really happening in their congregation? In this episode, we discuss practical ways for local churches to make disciples, as well as which particular spiritual disciplines should be prioritized in our discipleship.
What Does It Mean To Be Gospel-Centered?
December 8, 2017 • Pastor Joel Webbon, Pastor Zack Gilman, and Professor Conor Anderson
Some churches have rejected the gospel, but many churches have simply neglected the gospel. In this episode, we discuss the importance of not only believing the gospel but centering everything around the gospel. We also take the time to address the importance of having a clear understanding of the doctrine of conversion.
Justification, Sanctification, and the Assurance of Salvation
December 1, 2017 • Pastor Joel Webbon, Pastor Zack Gilman, and Professor Conor Anderson
On this episode, we discuss the correlation that exists between our justification and our sanctification. We also take the time to describe the importance of the Christian being assured of their salvation.