The Way Home: James K. A. Smith

How do our habits form our desires? The author of You Are What You Love: The Spiritual Power of Habit joins us to discuss the role of routines and rhythms, even those cultural liturgies we may not recognize. James K. A. Smith is a professor of philosophy at Calvin College in Grand Rapids, Michigan, and the widely respected author of several books, including his popular Cultural Liturgies series. He's also the editor of Comment magazine and a frequent speaker at conferences around the country. [powerpress] Show Notes Twitter: @james_ka_smith Website: jameskasmith.com Book: You Are What You Love: The Spiritual Power of Habit ...

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The Way Home featuring Ray Ortlund

What do good fathers give to their children and why is marriage a picture of the gospel? Ray Ortlund joins us to talk about his childhood, what he learned from his father's example, and why he has, recently, been speaking out on racial justice. Ray Ortlund is a the Senior Pastor of Immanuel Church in Nashville, Tenn. He is a council member with the Gospel Coalition, and the author of several books, including his latest, Marriage and the Mystery of the Gospel. He blogs regularly here and speaks at conferences around the country. [powerpress] Show Notes Twitter: @rayortlund Website: ortlund.net Book: Marriage and the Mystery of the Gospel ...

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The Way Home featuring Nancy Guthrie

What do you say to a grieving friend? Nancy Guthrie, Bible study teacher and author, shares from her own seasons of grief to help others both find comfort and to comfort. Nancy and her husband, David, have a twenty-something son, Matt, and have had two children, a daughter, Hope, and a son, Gabriel, who were born with a rare genetic disorder called Zellweger Syndrome and each lived six months. She is a Bible teacher, host of Help Me Teach the Bible, and author of several books, including her latest, What Grieving People Wish You Knew about What Really Helps (and What Really Hurts).  You will be richly blessed by this conversation with Nancy as she opens up about grief, grace, and the gospel. [powerpress] Show Notes Twitter: @saysNancyGuth3 Website: nancyguthrie.com Book: What Grieving People Wish You Knew about What Really Helps (and What Really Hurts) Bible Studies The Gospel Coalition podcasts and articles ...

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The Way Home featuring Scott Sauls

Is it possible to listen and learn from people with whom we disagree? In an age of connectedness, why are we so lonely? I invited my good friend Scott Sauls back to the podcast to talk about his important new book, Befriend. Scott is the senior minister at Christ Presbyterian Church in the Nashville area. He's a well-regarded author, speaker, and leader. [powerpress] Show Notes Twitter: @scottsauls Website: scottsauls.com Book: Befriend: Create Belonging in an Age of Judgment, Isolation, and Fear ...

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