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Exploring Word and Spirit with Dr. Sam Storms

Feb 25, 2022

In this episode, we continue to explore and unpack the practical implications of Christian Hedonism and how it empowers our pursuit of holiness in Jesus.

Feb 22, 2022

What exactly is David saying to us in Psalm 37:4 when he commands us to delight ourselves in the Lord and he will give us the desires of our heart? Is this an endorsement of the prosperity gospel? We’ll explore this verse in this and the next episode to find an answer.

Feb 18, 2022

Of what practical benefit is Christian Hedonism? How does joy and delight in God serve to strengthen me against the temptations of the world, the flesh, and the devil? In this episode we answer those questions.

Feb 15, 2022

Perhaps the most oft-heard objection to Christian Hedonism is that it seems to say that because God loves himself preeminently he cannot love me at all. In this episode, I explain that in loving himself and seeking his own glory God is in fact loving us in the greatest and most life-changing way he possibly can.

Feb 11, 2022

How important is joy in the Christian life? Why do advocates of Christian Hedonism, like me, insist that joy in God and all that he is for us in Jesus is so crucial to our relationship with him and our battle against temptation? We answer these questions in this episode.