Faith & Fable

Faith & Fable
A pastoral podcast that discusses common, and often controversial, topics from a biblical perspective..

Repentance Q&A
Jun 18 • 35 min
We’re diving even deeper into the subject of Repentance, as a follow up to Matt Miller’s series of recent sermons.
Trinity: Oneness of God
Jun 14 • 34 min
We’re tackling two heretical views of the trinity that keep popping up throughout history; in part due to the church’s (at large) indifference to doctrine and history.
The Value of Contemplating God
Jun 11 • 33 min
Platt, Trump, and a Prayer
Jun 7 • 27 min
This event caused an enormous uproar. But why? We’re talking about it, and why we should pray for our leaders and authorities.
Licentiousness & Legalism
Jun 4 • 44 min
We’re discussing these fabley sides of the pendulum: hyper-grace and works-based salvation.
Limited Atonement
May 28 • 52 min
Since Limited Atonement is one of the most heavily debated topics in Christianity, we’re dissecting the “problem” passages; with a few interruptions along the way.
May 21 • 46 min
“Unity” is a very important doctrine with much misunderstanding in the church - and therefore - misapplication.
When Did The Church Begin Pt. 2
May 17 • 30 min
We left you hanging…So here’s the biblical, exegetically supported view.
Why Church Membership
May 14 • 42 min
Church membership has been known to cause theological controversy. But, the Bible is clear, and to not commit to a local church and its leaders is putting your spiritual growth and soul in peril.
When Did The Church Begin Pt. 1
May 10 • 20 min
As an introduction, we’re discussing the many, prominent views on when the Church began.
Read Your Bible
May 7 • 44 min
Everyone agrees that you should read it. Even so, many would not know why, or equally as important - how.
How to Pray
Apr 30 • 32 min
This spiritual discipline can incite much guilt in Christians, yet it (along with Bible reading) is most vital to the Christian’s life. We’re offering practical ways and resources to improve your discipline of prayer.
What Is Grace?
Apr 23 • 49 min
Grace is a term that has gathered so many different meanings in broader Christianity, and as a result, been cheapened. So what is the true, biblical definition of “grace?”
Apr 16 • 41 min
In church history, many views have arisen on what Christ did or did not accomplish on the cross. These range from exegetically faithful to down-right fable-y.
When To Leave A Church
Apr 9 • 37 min
There are several reasons to leave a church. More so, there are several ways to leave it well.
Spirit Filling
Apr 5 • 36 min
The Bible makes the various realities and ministries of the Spirit quite clear, but so often understanding is clouded by emotion. We continue our talk on the Spirit with His distinct role of filling the believer.
When Not To Leave A Church
Apr 2 • 29 min
As a prelude to “When To Leave A Church,” we have to talk about the vastly popular, and unbiblical reasons for leaving a church.
Spirit Indwelling
Mar 29 • 18 min
The Bible makes the various realities and ministries of the Spirit quite clear, but so often understanding is clouded by emotion. We continue our talk on the Spirit with His distinct role of indwelling the believer.
Church Discipline
Mar 26 • 52 min
An often misunderstood practice, Church discipline has been abandoned by many evangelical churches; to their detriment. We’re discussing the basis and founding of this biblical mandate.
Spirit Baptism
Mar 22 • 45 min
The Bible makes the various realities and ministries of the Spirit quite clear, but so often understanding is clouded by emotion. Holy Spirit Baptism is a much confused doctrine in Christendom. Most of the confusion comes from poor understanding of the…
Knowledge vs. Communion
Mar 19 • 41 min
In broad Evangelicalism, a distinction is often made between knowing God and communing with God. Especially that there are heightened experiences of communing with God, independent of the believer’s knowledge and understanding of God. We’re tackling this…
The Traditionalist Statement of Faith Pt. 3
Mar 15 • 28 min
In this conclusion to our discussion of the “Traditionalist Statement of Faith,” we discuss the three remaining articles: “The Sovereignty of God,” “The Freewill of Man,” and “The Great Commission.”
The Two Wills of God
Mar 12 • 37 min
“How can I know God’s will?” The answer is simple, but every Christian must take it and be comfortable with mystery.
The Traditionalist Statement of Faith Pt. 2
Mar 8 • 38 min
In this second part, we pick up this discussion with the next few articles of the Traditionalist’s Statement of Faith: “The Sinfulness of Man,” “The Atonement of Christ,” “The Grace of God,” “The Regeneration of the Sinner,” and “The Election to…
Biblical Decision Making: The How To’s
Mar 5 • 52 min
We’re picking back up with our discussion on how to make a biblical decision. It’s much simpler than we often make it, and freeing.
The Traditionalist Statement of Faith Pt. 1
Mar 1 • 37 min
In the Southern Baptist Convention, there is an explicitly anti-Calvinistic movement, known as Traditionalism. In these bonus episodes, we’re tackling (and at times, trashing) the movement’s theology by examining each article of its “statement of faith.”…
Biblical Decision Making: The How Not’s
Feb 26 • 55 min
Life is full of decisions: big and small. As a Christian, you want to be faithful and obey God, but it’s hard to know what to do in the scripturally “gray” areas. Before you can know the “how to’s” you have to know the “how not to’s” which span from bad…
The First One
Feb 20 • 28 min
Why a podcast? Why Faith & Fable? We’re introducing ourselves, and discussing the only two things that can nourish a Christian: faith and doctrine.