Best Of Series Dr. Gerry Breshears on Theology and Training Men in Ministry

On this “Best Of” episode, Dr. Gerry Breshears of Western Seminary shares two theological trends that have caught his attention. One has been that of local pastors coming alongside to serve their city in the name of Jesus. He also discusses “Theological Tribalism,” which has become a trend of “meanness” amongst believers in various evangelical […]

Best Of Series: Marijuana and Christians

On this “Best Of” episode, Pastor Brian Brodersen and toxicologist Dr. Lu Wing discuss legalized marijuana, the cultural questions it creates, and a healthy perspective for Christians.

Best of Series: Cheryl Brodersen on the Role of a Pastor’s Wife

On this “Best Of” series, Cheryl Brodersen joins Pastor Brian Brodersen in a discussion on the role of pastor’s wife. Cheryl addresses terms like “identity” versus “role,” and shares some encouraging thoughts for women and men. Enjoy this special highlight from “Things That Matter!”

Best of Series: David Guzik on Bible Study

Enjoy this episode of “Things That Matter” as Pastor David Guzik talks with Pastor Brian Brodersen on Bible exposition, studying the scriptures and Bible commentaries. David and Brian encourage both pastors/Bible teachers, and by extension all believers, to simply keep digging into the Word and delight in it as Psalm 119 proclaims. Enjoy David’s commentary […]

Best of Series: Rick Warren & the Controversies Surrounding His Life & Ministry

Join us on this “Best of Series” as we highlight key episodes from “Things That Matter.” Pastor Rick Warren of Saddleback Church addresses the controversies that have surrounded his life and ministry such as “Chrislam,” his involvement with the “New Age,” as well as the misconceptions circling His own personal faith in Jesus!

Things That Matter: Faith & Prayer for the Pastor

Pastors Brian Brodersen, John Hwang, and Richard Cimino conclude their pastoral series with a discussion on the power and importance of prayer and the place for faith in the pastor’s life. Thanks for joining this miniseries on pastoral ministry. Stay tuned for more “Things That Matter!”

Things That Matter: The Pastor as a Leader

In this pastoral series with pastors Brian Brodersen, Richard Cimino and John Hwang, we have been breaking down the role of a pastor. Today we focus on the pastor as a leader. How is leadership defined in ministry? Brian, Richard and John share key points on this episode of “Things That Matter.”

Things That Matter: The Pastor as a Contender

Today’s culture presents a uniquely intense time to contend for the faith. Pastors Brian Brodersen, Richard Cimino and John Hwang engage in discussion for how pastoral leaders can be properly equipped (and equip their congregation), in order to defend the faith.

Things That Matter: Preachers Need to Laugh

On this special episode of “Things That Matter,” we briefly take a break from panel discussion as Pastor Joel Turner of Mountain Springs Calvary Chapel in Canada traveled down to our studios to share about comedy for a preacher. Through his testimony, Joel reminds ministry leaders and believers alike that humor matters and is a […]

Things That Matter: The Pastor as a Shepherd

On this episode of “Things That Matter,” Pastors Brian Brodersen, Richard Cimino and John Hwang discuss the essence of the pastor’s calling, as Isaiah 40:11 declares: “He will feed His flock like a shepherd; He will gather the lambs with His arm, and carry them in His bosom, and gently lead those who are with […]