Work has been a part of God's good creation since before the fall—created to reflect his image and glory to the world. What are we to make of this when work today is all too often characterized by unwanted toil, pain, and futility? Today our guest, a pastor, professor and biblical scholar will explore how work fits into the big story of the Bible, revealing the glory that God intended when He gave man work to do, the ruin that came as a result of the fall, and the redemption yet to come, offering hope for flourishing in the midst of fallen futility.
A group of nature lovers and canoeing enthusiasts trekked into the Canadian wilderness with fun and adventure on their minds. But an enjoyable retreat turned into a nightmare. Join us to hear a dramatic, firsthand account of what happened and the aftermath. Hear how God uses seemingly hopeless circumstances to bring about His own glory.
James M. Hamilton Jr. (PhD, The Southern Baptist Theological Seminary) is professor of biblical theology at the Southern Baptist Theological Seminary and preaching pastor at Kenwood Baptist Church. He is the author of God's Glory in Salvation through Judgment and the Revelation volume in the Preaching the Word commentary series.
Duane C. Miller has served as a pastor in various churches and ministries in the Northeast and Midwest since 1978. Canoeing is his favorite hobby and he has led several wilderness canoe trips in Ontario, Canada’s Algonquin Provincial Park since the mid-1970s. Duane and his wife, Molly, have four married daughters and twenty grandchildren.
In the Market with Janet Parshall, challenges listeners to examine major news stories and issues being debated in the marketplace of ideas and speaks to them with the Word of God. In this fast-paced, caller-driven program, Janet evaluates newsworthy topics with guests and listeners using the Bible as a framework for discussion. This daily program addresses relevant issues important to Christians, with an engaging mix of listener interaction and commentary from highly respected guests.