Church Theology

Church Theology

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A podcast on the church for the church hosted by Kirk E. Miller, et al. through the ministry of CrossWay Community Church in Milwaukee, WI.


Introduction to Bible Translations (Bible Translations, Ep. 1)
Jan 20 • 27 min
Kirk and Dan begin a new series on Bible translations. Today they talk about some introductory matters on Bible translations, as well as why this is an important topic for us to consider and understand.
The Meaning of Ecclesiastes (Ecclesiastes, Ep. 4)
Dec 23, 2019 • 25 min
Kirk and Dan conclude their series on Ecclesiastes by examining the meaning of the book as it applies to us today.
The Message of Ecclesiastes, Pt. 2 (Ecclesiastes, Ep. 3)
Dec 16, 2019 • 25 min
Kirk and Dan continue their discussion on the message of Ecclesiastes by exploring the book’s “above the sun” statements as it gestures towards and ultimately reaches its conclusive instruction for us.
The Message of Ecclesiastes, Pt. 1 (Ecclesiastes, Ep. 2)
Dec 9, 2019 • 28 min
In this episode, Dan and Kirk continue their discussion on Ecclesiastes by looking at the message (or main claim, or argument) of the book. They discuss the meaning of “vanity” (hevel), as well as some of the primary themes throughout the book.
The Method of Ecclesiastes (Ecclesiastes, Ep. 1)
Nov 25, 2019 • 44 min
Kirk and Dan begin there series on the book of Ecclesiastes. In this episode they look at the method that Ecclesiastes uses to communicate its message, namely how it functions as a unique expression of wisdom literature.
Finding a Book’s Overall Message - Case Study: Philippians (How to Read the Bible, Ep. 2)
Nov 18, 2019 • 43 min
Kirk and Dan continue their work on how to find a Biblical book’s overall message by looking to the book of Philippians as a test case.
Finding a Book’s Overall Message - Tools & Techniques (How to Read the Bible, Ep. 1)
Nov 11, 2019 • 46 min
Kirk and Dan are gearing up to do a short series on Ecclesiastes. But before they do, they wanted to take a step back and ask, “What’s the benefit of getting a Biblical book’s big picture?” and “How do we do that?” (This episode and the following will…
The Importance of Theology, Pt. 3 (Church Theology, Ep. 7)
Nov 4, 2019 • 36 min
In this episode, Kirk and Dan conclude their discussion on the importance of doctrine and theology by finishing out talking about the hurdles we face along the way, as well as giving some practical tips and suggestions towards growing your discipline in…
The Importance of Theology, Pt. 2 (Church Theology, Ep. 6)
Oct 28, 2019 • 33 min
Dan and Kirk continue their discussion on the importance of theology in the life of the believer and the life of the church. In this episode they talk about things like “theological triage” (or “dogmatic rank”), the Biblical spirit in which we are to hold…
The Importance of Theology, Pt. 1 (Church Theology, Ep. 5)
Oct 21, 2019 • 36 min
In this episode, Kirk and Dan discuss “What is theology and why does it matter? Does it?”
God’s Vision for the Church, Pt. 2 (Church Theology, Ep. 4)
Oct 14, 2019 • 41 min
Kirk and Dan continue their discussion on God’s vision for the church by asking some diagnostic questions that help us consider what it looks like for us to pursue this vision in our own life.
God’s Vision for the Church, Pt. 1 (Church Theology, Ep. 3)
Oct 7, 2019 • 47 min
In this episode Kirk and Dan continue their series on the concept of a “Church Theology” by digging into God’s Biblical vision for the church. In the last two episodes we saw how God views the church, how he sees it. But now, what is God’s vision for the…
God’s View of the Church, Pt. 2 (Church Theology, Ep. 2)
Sep 30, 2019 • 39 min
Kirk and Dan continue their discussion on God’s view of the church by now asking, “How does God’s view of the church affect our own? And what does this mean for us practically when we adopt God’s view?”
God’s View of the Church, Pt. 1 (Church Theology, Ep. 1)
Sep 24, 2019 • 33 min
Church Theology is a podcast “on the church for the church.” As such, we thought it’d be helpful to start off our podcast with an introduction series on that very idea of “church theology.” We begin here in this episode by looking at the church,…
Church Theology - Preview
Aug 22, 2019 • 4 min
Announcing a new podcast, Church Theology: On the Church, For the Church. Join Kirk E. Miller and co-hosts as they dive into an array of topics, all the while asking, “How does this equip us for our mission as a church and as followers of Jesus?”