Sharper Iron — Rebellion and Rescue: Evil Men Cannot Stop God’s Reign

Rev. Matt Wietfeldt, director of admissions and director of the Christ Academy program at Concordia Theological Seminary in Fort Wayne, IN, joins host Rev. Timothy Appel to study Judges 9:42-10:5.

Sharper Iron — Rebellion and Rescue: The Kingdom of God Is Not Ruled by a Mob Boss

Rev. David Appold, pastor at St. Paul’s Lutheran Church in Paducah, KY, joins host Rev. Timothy Appel to study Judges 9:22-41.

Sharper Iron — Rebellion and Rescue: Trust Not in Princes

Rev. Dr. Adam Filipek, pastor at Holy Cross Lutheran Church and Immanuel Lutheran Church, both in Lidgerwood, ND, joins host Rev. Timothy Appel to study Judges 9:1-21.

Sharper Iron — Rebellion and Rescue: Real Grace for Real Sinners

Rev. Chris Hull, pastor at Zion Lutheran Church in Tomball, TX, joins host Rev. Timothy Appel to study Judges 8:22-35.

Sharper Iron & Truth in Genesis: The Trial of Isaac

Rev. Stephen Preus studies Genesis 26:16-33 regarding the relationship between the Philistines and Isaac, how Isaac honors his father and shows faith in the promise, the significance of the Lord speaking to Isaac, and the peace that comes through the Lord’s blessings and Isaac’s patience.

Sharper Iron & Truth in Genesis: Fear and Promises

Rev. Dr. Lucas Woodford studies Genesis 26:1-16 regarding the contrast of Isaac to Abraham and Jacob, how famine and lack of water affects both physical and spiritual life, how Isaac repeats the same deception of his father, and how the lineage of Jesus is made of sinners in need of grace and mercy.

Sharper Iron & Truth in Genesis: Strong God of the Ages

Rev. Brian Flamme studies Genesis 21:22-34 regarding the reappearing of Abimelech and what to think of him, whether Abraham’s faith is fully formed yet, swearing and vows and what they mean, what the ewe lambs mean, and the theological significance of the Lord’s name “Everlasting God.”

Sharper Iron & Truth in Genesis: Justifying the Means

Rev. Dustin Beck studies Genesis 20:1-18 regarding making peace between Abimelech and Abraham, how Abraham tries to explain his deception, whether ends justify the means, and how God’s opening and closing of the womb is a sign of His blessing and curse.

Thy Strong Word – Genesis 20 “Abraham and Abimelech”

Genesis 20 “Abraham and Abimelech” with guest Rev. Heath Curtis of Trinity Lutheran Church in Worden, IL.