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This is The Crossway Podcast, a show where we sit down with authors each week for thoughtful interviews about the Bible, theology, church history, and the Christian life.

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    • Religion & Spirituality
    • 4.8 • 508 Ratings

This is The Crossway Podcast, a show where we sit down with authors each week for thoughtful interviews about the Bible, theology, church history, and the Christian life.

    The Greatest Act of Redemption in the Entire Old Testament (Ian Vaillancourt)

    The Greatest Act of Redemption in the Entire Old Testament (Ian Vaillancourt)

    In today's interview, Ian Vaillancourt walks through the exodus and shares how God's plan of redemption shines throughout it.

    Ian J. Vaillancourt is an associate professor of Old Testament and Hebrew at Heritage Theological Seminary. He and his wife, Natalie, have two children and are members at West Highland Baptist Church in Hamilton, Ontario. 

    To hear more from Ian, check out his book The Dawning of Redemption: The Story of the Pentateuch and the Hope of the Gospel.

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    • 36 min
    An Open Letter to a Struggling Mom (Katie Faris)

    An Open Letter to a Struggling Mom (Katie Faris)

    Today, we are pleased to share an audio essay written and read by Katie Faris entitled 'An Open Letter to a Struggling Mom'.
    Katie Faris is a contributing writer to several blogs including the Gospel Coalition and Risen Motherhood. A pastor’s wife and mother to five, Katie lives with her family in New Jersey. To learn more, visit katiefaris.com.

    To hear more from Katie Faris, check out her book God Is Still Good: Gospel Hope and Comfort for the Unexpected Sorrows of Motherhood.

    Read the essay here.

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    • 11 min
    The Dark History of Abortion in America (Leah Savas)

    The Dark History of Abortion in America (Leah Savas)

    In today's episode, Leah Savas shares the forgotten history of abortion in America and how it can influence the way Christians can view the movement today. Through sharing stories and discussing the recent overturn of Roe v Wade, Savas unpacks how there is more to the pro-life movement than we may be aware of.

    Leah Savas reports on abortion for WORLD News Group, where she writes the weekly Vitals roundup and newsletter of pro-life news. Leah lives in Grand Rapids, Michigan, with her husband, Stephen.

    To hear more from her, check out the book she co-authored with Marvin Olasky - The Story of Abortion in America: A Street-Level History, 1652–2022

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    • 48 min
    The Unexpected Sorrows of Motherhood (Katie Faris)

    The Unexpected Sorrows of Motherhood (Katie Faris)

    In today's interview, Katie Faris shares how the comfort of God can be found even in the struggles and sorrows of motherhood. Sharing her own stories and experiences with motherhood, Katie Faris unpacks how God is still good when everything feels stressful and overwhelming as a parent.
    Katie Faris is a contributing writer to several blogs including the Gospel Coalition and Risen Motherhood. A pastor’s wife and mother to five, Katie lives with her family in New Jersey.

    To download Katie's Truth and Lie chart click here.

    To hear more from her, check out her new book - God Is Still Good: Gospel Hope and Comfort for the Unexpected Sorrows of Motherhood.

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    • 31 min
    10 Practices to Kill Pride (Gavin Ortlund)

    10 Practices to Kill Pride (Gavin Ortlund)

    Today we're pleased to share with you an audio essay, written and read by Gavin Orland entitled "10 Practices to Kill Pride".
    Gavin Ortlund serves as senior pastor of First Baptist Church of Ojai in Ojai, California. He is the author of several books and runs the popular YouTube channel Truth Unites.
    To hear more from him, check out his new book "Humility: The Joy of Self-Forgetfulness".

    Read the essay here.

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    • 15 min
    The Cure to Our Polarization and Outrage: Humility (Gavin Ortlund)

    The Cure to Our Polarization and Outrage: Humility (Gavin Ortlund)

    In today's episode, Gavin Ortlund discusses humility and what it means for Christians to exhibit it in all areas of life.
    Pride is something everyone understands and has dealt with in life. However, are there still things we don't fully understand about pride? Gavin Ortlund unpacks the misconceptions surrounding both pride and humility in this interview.
    Gavin Ortlund serves as senior pastor of First Baptist Church of Ojai in Ojai, California. He is the author of several books and runs the popular YouTube channel Truth Unites. Gavin and his wife, Esther, have five children. 

    To hear more from Gavin Ortlund, check out his book Humility: The Joy of Self-Forgetfulness.

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    • 36 min

Customer Reviews

4.8 out of 5
508 Ratings

508 Ratings

BeachChild ,

Terrific

Great interviews with knowledgeable people! Always edifying. The interview with David Mathis on meditation was a great way to start the year.

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Thought provoking and edifying

Love this podcast as my weekend listen. Always a variety of topics and guest speakers who are thought provoking and edifying.

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Listening

I have been enjoying the conversations. They’re an excellent way to vary listening/learning from straight sermons and teaching. Also, I love hearing from authors about their new books. You can decide to get the book for further teaching!

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