Episode 115: On the Regulative PrincipleBy J. Leeman, M. Dever | 02.18.2020
God has told us in his Word how we ought to approach him in worship. This should shape how we plan our Sunday gatherings. But it also raises a question: Are we free to do things in our gatherings that God does not explicitly prescribe?
Episode 114: On Pastoring Difficult Members (with Nathan Knight & John Joseph)By J. Joseph, J. Leeman, M. Dever, N. Knight | 02.11.2020
In this episode of Pastors’ Talk, Jonathan Leeman chats with Mark Dever, John Joseph, and Nathan Knight about a topic every pastor knows well: how to care for difficult people.
Episode 113: On Biblical Theology (with Paul Alexander)By J. Leeman, M. Dever, P. Alexander | 02.04.2020
Jonathan, Mark, and guest Paul Alexander chat about the ins and outs of biblical theology.
Episode 112: On Planning & Preaching for Non-ChristiansBy J. Leeman, M. Dever | 01.28.2020
To what degree should our services and sermons be aimed at non-Christians? How “seeker-sensitive” should we be?
Episode 111: On Expositional PreachingBy J. Leeman, M. Dever | 01.21.2020
In this Pastors’ Talk episode, Jonathan chats with Mark about expositional preaching.
Episode 110: On Preaching, the Supper, and the Unity of the Church (with Bobby Jamieson & Mark Feather)By B. Jamieson, J. Leeman, M. Dever, M. Feather | 01.14.2020
Recently, the well-known pastor and author Francis Chan made some alarming comments about preaching, the Lord’s Supper, and the unity of the church. In this episode of Pastors’ Talk, Jonathan … keep reading…
Nine Marks BookletBy Mark Dever
You may have read books on this topic before—but not like this one. Instead of an instruction manual for church growth, this classic text offers tried and true principles for … keep reading…
Episode 109: On Complementarianism: A Moment of ReckoningBy J. Leeman, M. Dever | 9Marks Journal: Complementarianism: A Moment of Reckoning | 12.17.2019
In this episode of Pastors’ Talk, Jonathan chats with Mark about the new 9Marks Journal, Complementarianism: A Moment of Reckoning.
Mark Dever’s 9Marks Reading Plan for 2020By Mark Dever | 12.12.2019
Here are 12 books to read with your church in the new year.
Episode 108: On Why Pastoral Candidates Should NOT Put Their Best Foot Forward (with Blake Boylston)By B. Boylston, J. Leeman, M. Dever | 12.10.2019
Prospective pastors, don’t put your best foot forward. In this episode of Pastors’ Talk, Jonathan Leeman chats with Mark Dever and Blake Boylston about the interviewing and candidating process.
Episode 107: On Pastoring Amid Depression (with Blake Boylston)By B. Boylston, J. Leeman, M. Dever | 12.03.2019
In this episode of Pastors’ Talk, Jonathan chats with Mark and Blake Boylston about how pastors ought to face seasons of depression.
Episode 106: On Spiritual GiftsBy J. Leeman, M. Dever | 11.25.2019
In this episode of Pastors’ Talk, Mark and Jonathan talk about how our spiritual gifts are primarily meant for the body. Our gifts aren’t, first and foremost, about our ability, but others’ edification.
Episode 105: On Transitioning to Elders – Part 2By J. Leeman, M. Dever | 11.19.2019
In this conversation, Jonathan and Mark talk about how a church, once convinced of plural leadership, should actually choose the men who ought to serve in this role.
Episode 104: On Transitioning to Elders – Part 1By J. Leeman, M. Dever | 11.12.2019
You’re a pastor who’s eagerly started at a new church. Everything is going well, but there are some things you want to change—first and foremost, you want to teach the … keep reading…
Episode 103: On Pastoring a Small Church (with PJ Tibayan & Jonathan Worsley)By J. Leeman, J. Worsley, M. Dever, P. Tibayan | 11.05.2019
Pastoring small churches comes with unique challenges. In this Pastors’ Talk episode, Jonathan Leeman, Mark Dever, PJ Tibayan, and Jonathan Worsley discuss the blessings and burdens of shepherding a small flock.