This page contains the 10 most recent resources added to this website.

Video

Episode 95 - Perean Ministry Between the Feasts

By Josh Hawkins
Posted on February 2, 2016

Between the Feast of Tabernacles in October and the Feast of Dedication in December, Jesus ministers in the region of Perea. This episode looks at the events of Luke 13, including Jesus' rebuke of the Pharisees and His yearning for Jerusalem's repentance.

Recommended Resource

The Gospel of Christ Crucified by John Harrigan

Posted on January 23, 2016

Back in 2010 I had the opportunity to hear some recordings of a class taught by the author of this book. As I listened and searched out the Scriptures, the Holy Spirit strengthened my faith in Jesus, stirred greater eagerness for His return, revealed my deep sinfulness and exalted the mercy of the Cross.

I don't say this lightly, but if you only read one book this year, let The Gospel of Christ Crucified be the one you read.

This book gives a clear, systematic, holistic presentation of the Gospel similar to a biblical theology, but arranged thematically to...

Audio

The Christmas Connection: God's Covenant with David

By Josh Hawkins
Posted on December 22, 2015

On a seemingly ordinary day in Israel, the angel Gabriel visits Mary and speaks to her about the birth of her son, Jesus. Though the scene is very familiar to many, the connection with the Old Testament is often missed. In this teaching, Josh walks through Gabriel's words to Mary and connects it with God's promise to David in 2 Samuel 7.

Document

Praying the Story

By Josh Hawkins
Posted on December 20, 2015

Why does it seem easier to take a restful nap in Times Square during rush hour than it does to pray for more than five minutes? Perhaps it is because the meaning and purpose of prayer is so often divorced from the Biblical story. In this teaching, Josh walks through the Lord's Prayer and Paul's prayer in Ephesians 1, connecting them with the story of redemptive history.

Document

The Christmas Connection: God's Covenant with David

By Josh Hawkins
Posted on December 18, 2015

On a seemingly ordinary day in Israel, the angel Gabriel visits Mary and speaks to her about the birth of her son, Jesus. Though the scene is very familiar to many, the connection with the Old Testament is often missed. In this teaching, Josh walks through Gabriel's words to Mary and connects it with God's promise to David in 2 Samuel 7.

Video

Episode 94 - Teaching in Judea Between the Feasts

By Josh Hawkins
Posted on December 8, 2015

After the Feast of Tabernacles in October, Jesus gives an extended teaching to the crowds in Judea in Luke 12-13. Unlike the Pharisees who were leading the people of Israel astray, the good shepherd Jesus instructs the people in righteousness and encourages them to seek first His coming kingdom instead of possessions and wealth in this age.

Video

Episode 93 - Woes to the Pharisees

By Josh Hawkins
Posted on December 1, 2015

As the window of opportunity for their repentance slowly closes, Jesus offers harsh rebukes to the Pharisees and to the people of Israel. This episode examines Jesus' strong words to the crowds and the "woes" to the Pharisee as He dines with him after the Feast of Tabernacles.

Blog entry

2015 Advent Guide and Reading Schedule

Posted on November 25, 2015

Advent is a term originally derived from the Latin word adventus, meaning "coming" or "arrival". Advent is a season in the Christian calendar where the church worldwide remembers Jesus' first coming and joyfully anticipates His second.

The story of Jesus doesn't begin with His birth. For centuries, the Jewish Law, Prophets, and Writings spoke about Him and what He would do. As the author of Hebrews says: "Christ, having been offered once to bear the sins of many, will appear a second time, not to deal with sin but to save those who are eagerly waiting for him."...

Video

Episode 92 - Ministering in Judea and Perea

By Josh Hawkins
Posted on November 24, 2015

After the Feast of Tabernacles, Jesus continues ministering in Judea and Perea. This episode looks at the chronological context for the Lord's prayer as well as Jesus' often misunderstood words "the kingdom of God has come upon you" from Luke 11.

Video

Episode 91 - Jesus at the Feast of Tabernacles, part 2

By Josh Hawkins
Posted on November 17, 2015

In the fall of the final year of His ministry, Jesus enters Jerusalem for the Feast of Tabernacles and begins teaching in the Temple for the first time. Jesus enrages the Pharisees and openly declares that He is the one true God of Israel three times. This episode examines those words and more dialogue from the feast.