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Doctrine and Devotion is a weekly podcast exploring Christian faith and practice from an experiential perspective marked by the fun and humor that characterize real friendship.

Doctrine and Devotion Joe Thorn & Jimmy Fowler

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Doctrine and Devotion is a weekly podcast exploring Christian faith and practice from an experiential perspective marked by the fun and humor that characterize real friendship.

    The 1689 on the Ordinances

    The 1689 on the Ordinances

    Jimmy and Joe talk through chapter 28 of the 1689 Confession and the two ordinances Jesus gave the church. Why only two ordinances? Why don’t we see foot-washing as an ordinance? Plus, Joe has to apologize to a friend for going ham on the foot-washing thing. Listen in and you’ll understand.
    Get all the links and show notes at
    www.doctrineanddevotion.com/podcast/168928

    • 19 min
    The 1689 on the Communion of the Saints (27.2)

    The 1689 on the Communion of the Saints (27.2)

    The guys are back on “the communion of the saints” and the 1689 Confession. What is it that we are called to do in the act of fellowship/communion, and with whom do we have such communion? What is a “saint by profession,” and is the 1689 anti-communism?
    Get all the links and show notes for this episode at
    www.doctrineanddevotion.com/podcast/1689272

    • 36 min
    Elders, Baptism, and Conspiracies

    Elders, Baptism, and Conspiracies

    Jimmy and Joe take today’s episode to open up a bag-o-mail and answer some listeners’ questions. Like, how does a diverse elder board handle disagreements and avoid division? What makes a baptism acceptable or unacceptable? And, what about all those hot conspiracy theories Christians are sharing online?
    Get all the show notes and links at
    www.doctrineanddevotion.com/podcast/bagomail

    • 46 min
    The 1689 on the Communion of the Saints

    The 1689 on the Communion of the Saints

    Earbuds in, volume up! The Jofo is back talking through “the communion of the saints” with some thoughts on the 1689 Confession Chapter 27, paragraph 1. How does our fellowship with Christ lead to a fellowship with other believers? What should our fellowship with one another consist of? Plus, the guys remember Pastor Darrin Patrick, his friendship and ministry.
    For all the show notes and links visit
    www.doctrineanddevotion.com/podcast/1689271

    • 25 min
    Gentle and Lowly with Dane Ortlund

    Gentle and Lowly with Dane Ortlund

    We are honored to have Dane Ortlund back on the podcast to discuss his new book,  Gentle and Lowly: The Heart of Christ for Sinners and Sufferers. This conversation is sure to encourage you, and the book will do even more for your soul. Be sure to get a copy and make this your next read!
    Christians know what Jesus Christ has done—but who is he? What is his deepest heart for his people, weary and faltering on their journey toward heaven? Jesus said he is “gentle and lowly in heart.” This book reflects on these words, opening up a neglected yet central truth about who he is for sinners and sufferers today.
    Skip the banter and hop to the 4:40 mark to get to the interview.
    Win a Copy of Gentle and Lowly!
    We are giving away two copies of Gentle and Lowly by Dane Ortlund. To enter for your chance to win all you need to do is share a link to this episode of Doctrine and Devotion on Facebook, Instagram, and/or Twitter encouraging people to check out Dane’s interview and book. Be sure to include the hashtag #gentlelowly. Feel free to use the text below.
    Check out Dane Ortlund’s new book on the heart of Christ called, Gentle and Lowly, and listen to his conversation with the guys at Doctrine and Devotion. https://bit.ly/3ftBgvR #gentlelowly
    Get all the links and show notes at
    www.doctrineanddevotion.com/podcast/dane-ortlund

    • 41 min
    Bible Translations with Dane Ortlund

    Bible Translations with Dane Ortlund

    BONUS EPISODE: Joe and Jimmy and joined by The Great Dane, Dane Ortlund, to talk about bible translations. Why makes Bible translation so difficult? What makes for a good English language translation of the scripture? Why does the ESV stand out among other English translations of the Bible? What are are some other good English translations? This is an informative, encouraging, and fun conversation. Plus, Jimmy has "Trump eyes."
    Dane is the chief publishing officer and Bible publisher at Crossway. He is the author of several books, most recently Gentle and Lowly: The Heart of Christ for Sinners and Sufferers, which we will be talking about on Thursday episode of Doctrine and Devotion. Dane also blogs at Strawberry-Rhubarb Theology. Be sure to follow him on Twitter.
    For all the links and show notes visit
    www.doctrineanddevotion.com/podcast/translations

    • 28 min

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