Ep. 92: Special Announcement from the Kims

In this special episode, the Kims will answer some questions about what we’ve been up to.

We’ve gotten your kind messages asking where we are and we wanted to address them here on this episode. Both of us have been very busy serving our local churches, which has led us to today’s bittersweet announcement. Have a listen to this short episode and please feel free to shoot us your questions.

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Ep. 90: All That's Good with Hannah Anderson

In Hannah Anderson’s newest book, All That’s Good: Recovering the Lost Art of Discernment, readers are invited into the process of valuing, seeking, and acquiring wisdom. Listen in to the conversation as the Kims chat with Hannah about this fabulous new book and how to practically apply wisdom and discernment to our everyday lives.

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Ep. 88: The Gospel Comes with a House Key with Rosaria Butterfield | Relate Series No. 12

Rosaria Butterfield gave us the immense pleasure of talking with her about her new book The Gospel Comes with a House Key. In her newest release from Crossway Books, Rosaria challenges readers to practice what she describes as radically ordinary hospitality. Is your home a place of solace for the weary and worn to find rest and meet the Savior? God never gets the address wrong; He put you where you are for a reason. Are you serving Him well?

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Ep. 87: Family Discipleship with Little Pilgrims Theology | Relate Series No. 11

Do you long for a thriving family discipleship time, but don't know where to start? Or maybe you have an established routine but are looking for some fresh ideas to use with your family. Brandon and Jeannette Mills have created Little Pilgrims Theology, an app-driven theology training for your entire family. Listen as we discuss the importance of training your children in a sound understanding of theology.

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Ep. 86: Unequally Yoked Marriage with Katie Laymon | Relate Series No. 10

Unequally yoked marriages can be especially difficult. Today's guest has experienced one of the most difficult unequally yoked marriages one could possibly imagine. Several years into her marriage to a husband that she thought was a Christian, she found herself married to a convicted felon. Listen as Katie shares the other side of the story to complement her husband's testimony from back on Episode 51 of the Women's Hope Podcast.

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Ep. 85: Biblical Counseling with Ellen Castillo | Relate Series No. 9

Biblical counseling benefits every church member. In contrast to institutionalized, disconnected forms of therapeutic psychology, biblical counseling simply brings the Gospel to bear in the everyday lives of church members. Ellen Castillo joins us on today's episode to discuss how every church member thrives in a church that embraces the discipleship model of biblical counseling.

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Ep. 84: Healing from the Shame of Sexual Abuse and Sin with Ellen Dykas | Relate Series No. 8

In our fallen world, there are far too many stories of sexual abuse that have left victims with shame and regret that seem unbearable and unending. But there is hope in the power of the Gospel to be whole once again. Christ bore our shame on the cross so that we can know the hope and healing that can only come through Him. Ellen Dykas joins us today to share that, even when heinously sinned against, Christ offers freedom from the bondage of shame.

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Ep. 83: The Real Root of Racism with Darrell Harrison | Relate Series No. 7

Is racism a societal problem that needs to be fixed, or is there a deeper root to address? How can the Gospel equalize our efforts in the area of race? Darrell Harrison joins us to share his thoughts on how the evangelical church is handling the subject of racism from a wholly biblical perspective. 

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Ep. 81: Parenting and Mentoring Teens with Ellen Castillo | Relate Series No. 5

Teenagers are amazing! The teen years are precious times to shape and mold the young people God has placed in your life. These are the years when faith and worldview questions and challenges begin and these questions don't have to be scary. Ellen Castillo joins us on today's episode to help us learn how to have fruitful conversations and a thriving relationship with the teenagers in your life. 

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Ep. 80: Gospel Hope for the Post-Abortive Woman with Julie Ganschow | Relate Series No. 4

Can the church both uphold the sanctity of life and mourn with the post-abortive woman? Are the two positions mutually exclusive or is there an opportunity to minister the Gospel within the aftermath of an abortion? Julie Ganschow joins us today to discuss the help, healing, and hope the church can offer through the power of the Gospel to post-abortive women.

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Ep. 79: One-on-One Discipleship with David Cummings | Relate Series No. 3

The local church body is a gift from the Lord to every believer as a means of grace. True discipleship is best experienced within its context. Through the covenant community ministering to each other one-on-one, we find true fellowship and enjoy much spiritual growth together. Pastor David Cummings joins us on this episode to give a pastoral perspective on what "one-anothering" should look like within the life of the local church.

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Ep 78: Domestic Abuse with Chris Moles | Relate Series No. 2

How can the church do a better job of supporting women in domestic abuse environments? Admittedly, we fail women in our church communities far too often. What is a biblical definition of domestic abuse? Chris Moles joins us today to help us better understand domestic abuse and how to help those suffering from it.

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Ep 77: Friendship Foundations With Ellen Dykas | Relate Series No. 1

What should be the foundation of our friendships? We were created for community, so that means the Gospel should affect our friendships. But often, we base our relationships on the wrong foundations and end up in big messes rather than edifying relationships. Ellen Dykas helps us kick off our Relate Series with a deeper look at what drives the closest relationships in our lives outside the family. 

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Ep. 76: Restoring Others With Gentleness | Galatians Bible Study Series No. 9

"You who are spiritual, restore such a one with a spirit of gentleness..." What does it mean to restore someone caught in sin? Does it mean we should be pointing out every sin a brother or sister commits? And who qualifies as spiritual? Is this work only for church leadership or does every member of the church body have a responsibility here?

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Ep. 75: How to Know if You're Really a Christian | Galatians Bible Study Series No. 8

How can you really be sure you're a Christian? Is it even possible to know? If you find yourself battling sin and losing, does that mean you lost your salvation? Or maybe that you were never a Christian to begin with? Listen in as the Kims offer encouragement and hope so that you can enjoy blessed assurance.

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Ep. 74: Christian Liberty | Galatians Bible Study Series No. 7

Christian liberty is one of those grey areas that are uncomfortable for us to talk about. We prefer neatly drawn lines and defined boundaries. While God gives us plenty of clear instructions in Scripture about how to go about our Christian living, there are some areas where He leaves us to a more nuanced, dare we say - Spirit-led - existence. It's in this grey areas that we tend to get crippled with the most fear, so we resort to placing our confused selves back under the law. Listen as the Kims wrestle through this topic and provide some practical litmus tests to determining your own Christian liberties. 

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Ep. 73: Resting in Your Justification | Galatians Bible Study Series No. 6

What does justification mean? What part do good works play in the Christian life? How would your life be different if you rested in your justification and served the Lord from gratitude rather than compulsion? Listen in on our conversation on justification and discover how to properly address your pastor as a bonus tip.

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