Today, on Good Friday, we will take a look at the suffering, death and resurrection of Jesus. As we survey the “old rugged cross,” our guest will provide biblical answers that reveal the endless treasure we find in the word of God and in the person of Jesus.
Did the earliest disciples believe that Jesus was God? Did Jesus Himself claim to be God or was this some invention of the Church. From the pages of Church history and the depths of Scripture, our guest, a New Testament scholar, will explain the historical account of the deity of Jesus of Nazareth.
Thabiti M. Anyabwile (MS, North Carolina State University) is a pastor at Anacostia River Church in Washington, D. C. and the author of numerous books, including What is a Healthy Church Member?, The Faithful Preacher, and Finding Faithful Elders and Deacons. He serves as a council member with the Gospel Coalition, is a lead writer for 9Marks Ministries, and regularly blogs at Pure Church, hosted by the Gospel Coalition.
Dr. Craig Evans is the Director of Strategic Studies and CTS Fellows program John Bisagno Distinguished Professor of Christian Origins, Houston Baptist University He is author of hundreds of articles and reviews and has published more than seventy books. Professor Evans has given lectures at Cambridge, Durham, Oxford, Yale, and other universities, colleges, seminaries, and museums. Evans has appeared many times in television programs on History Channel, BBC, Dateline NBC, and others. He also participates annually in archeological digs in the Middle East and volunteer-teaches at schools world-wide.
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.