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A weekly podcast featuring conversations with key Christian leaders on church, community and culture. Hosted by Dan Darling

The Way Home with Dan Darling ERLC

    • Christianity
    • 4.8, 70 Ratings

A weekly podcast featuring conversations with key Christian leaders on church, community and culture. Hosted by Dan Darling

    The Way Home: David Kinnaman on the state of the Church

    The Way Home: David Kinnaman on the state of the Church

    David Kinnaman, president of Barna Group, joins me to talk about the 2020 research on the State of the Church.

    The decline of church attendance is well documented. What happened? Barna has committed this next year to empowering the Church with the insights and resources they need to reach the unchurched in their communities.

    Show Notes



    * Book: Faith for Exiles: 5 Ways for a New Generation to Follow Jesus in Digital Babylon

    * Website: barna.com

    * Twitter: @davidkinnaman

    • 20 min
    The Way Home: Daniel Grothe on wisdom and living well

    The Way Home: Daniel Grothe on wisdom and living well

    Daniel Grothe joins me to talk about wisdom and the importance of learning from those your senior. Daniel is Associate Senior Pastor of New Life Church in Colorado Springs, Colorado.

    This episode of The Way Home is sponsored by our friends at The Good Book Company, publishers of Talking Points: Abortion by Dr Lizzie Ling & Vaughan Roberts.

    Show Notes



    * Book: Chasing Wisdom: The Lifelong Pursuit of Living Well

    * Instagram: @mrdanielgrothe

    * Twitter: @mrdanielgrothe

    • 17 min
    The Way Home: Derwin Gray on shepherding his church and ‘Finding True Happiness’

    The Way Home: Derwin Gray on shepherding his church and ‘Finding True Happiness’

    Derwin Gray joins me to talk about how he is shepherding his church through this difficult time, as well as his new book The Good Life: What Jesus Teaches about Finding True Happiness. He is the founding and lead Pastor of Transformation Church (TC) in Indian Land, South Carolina, just south of Charlotte, North Carolina.

    This episode of The Way Home is sponsored by our friends at The Good Book Company, publisher of Where is God in a Coronavirus World? by John Lennox.

    Show Notes



    * Book: The Good Life: What Jesus Teaches about Finding True Happiness

    * Website: derwinlgray.com and transformationchurch.tc

    * Twitter: @DerwinLGray

    • 26 min
    The Way Home: Scott James on the unknowns of COVID-19 and how we can pray

    The Way Home: Scott James on the unknowns of COVID-19 and how we can pray

    Scott James joins me for a bonus episode of The Way Home. On Tuesdays we will be releasing episodes focused on the COVID-19 pandemic.



    Dr. James is a pediatric infectious disease physician. He joins me to talk about COVID-19, the struggles of the unknown, and how we can pray for healthcare workers. Dr. James also serves as an elder at The Church of Brook Hills.



    Previous episodes:



    * Justin Lonas and Jerilyn Sanders on COVID-19 and the economy

    * Jared Wilson on pastoring and encouragement during COVID-19

    * Jesse and Julie Masson on new challenges families face during COVID-19

    * Keith Getty on family and hymn sings during COVID-19



    Show Notes



    * Book: Where Is Wisdom?: A Treasure Hunt Through God’s Wondrous World, Inspired by Job 28

    • 24 min
    The Way Home: Vance Pitman on being free from the burden of religion

    The Way Home: Vance Pitman on being free from the burden of religion

    Does following Jesus feel impossible? Are you trying hard to be a good Christian while secretly feeling exhausted and overwhelmed? Vance Pitman joins me to talk about his first book Unburdened: Stop Living for Jesus So Jesus Can Live through You.

    Vance is the senior pastor at Hope Church Las Vegas.

    This episode of The Way Home is sponsored by our friends at The Good Book Company, publisher of Where is God in a Coronavirus World? by John Lennox.

    Show Notes



    * Book: Unburdened: Stop Living for Jesus So Jesus Can Live through You

    * Website: hopechurchonline.com

    * Twitter: @vancepitman

    * Podcast: Vance Pitman Leadership Podcast

    • 29 min
    The Way Home: Keith Getty on family and hymn sings during COVID-19

    The Way Home: Keith Getty on family and hymn sings during COVID-19

    Keith Getty joins me for a bonus episode of The Way Home. On Tuesdays we will be releasing episodes focused on the COVID-19 pandemic.

    An impromptu St. Patricks’ hymn sing that the Gettys did from their home in Nashville garnered great engagement. They’ve since decided to be live on Facebook each Tuesday evenings at 7:15 p.m. CT sharing songs and encouragements with their children.

    Previous episodes:



    * Justin Lonas and Jerilyn Sanders on COVID-19 and the economy

    * Jared Wilson on pastoring and encouragement during COVID-19

    * Jesse and Julie Masson on new challenges families face during COVID-19



    Show Notes



    * Website: gettymusic.com

    * Twitter: @gettymusic

    * Facebook: facebook.com/watch/gettymusic

    • 22 min

Customer Reviews

4.8 out of 5
70 Ratings

70 Ratings

JJDebaets ,

Outstanding POD casts

Finding a well scripted Podcast on interesting and relevant topics is becoming increasingly difficult. However, your program continues to be a top tier informational and biblical resource! Keep up the great job and I look forward to new and upcoming podcasts!

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Great podcast

Dan Darling does a great job of interviewing guests. I like the variety of guests.

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