Strengthened by Grace Podcast



Our host, Matthew Dowling, continues the discussion of the law of God. We continue the discussion of the seven erroneous views of the law (anarchism, dispensationalism, antinomianism, neonomianism, self-meriting justification, perfectionism, and legalism). We consider antinomianism and neonomianism in depth.



Our host, Matthew Dowling, continues the discussion of God's law — the moral law — in the life of believers and unbelievers. Today, we look in detail at the three-fold way that the moral law functions in the lives of both the unregenerate and regenerate.



Our host, Matthew Dowling, continues the discussion of God's law by considering the second and third types of God's law (CIVIL and MORAL law). We look at how the civil law is no longer binding today but still instructive and to close we consider the eternal binding nature of the moral law for all people.



Our host, Matthew Dowling, continues the discussion of God's law, by considering the three types of God's law (moral, ceremonial, and civil) and looking in a deeper way at the ceremonial law and its fulfillment (abolishment) and continuing relevance today (for our instruction).


Our host, Matthew Dowling, continues the discussion of the law of God. In this episode, we see that God's law is revealed in creation, in society, in personal conscience, and in the foundation of Biblical law.


Our host, Matthew Dowling, begins a discussion of God's law and looks at its purpose in the life of the believer.

Our host, Matthew Dowling, completes a discussion of sanctification and good works. What role do good works play in the Christian life? Do they merit salvation? No, of course not. But they are a fruit of saving work in the life of a believer!


Our host, Matthew Dowling, takes up the discussion of good works and sanctification.


Our host, Matthew Dowling, continues the discussion of the doctrine of sanctification. Today, we consider how in sanctification we struggle against old nature and seek to mortify sin and the "old man" as we are being shaped more and more into the image of Christ.



Our host, Matthew Dowling, continues the discussion of the doctrine of sanctification. Today, we consider active sanctification, the cooperating work of the new nature in the believer with the sanctifying work of God. How do passive and active sanctification relate? We will break it down for you in episode 76.


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Episode 2 - "God's Essence - Part 2" - Our host, Matthew Dowling, considers God's essence in a second part to this theme. We also consider God as eternal Spirit, and survey the most common Names of God in the Old and New Testament.



Episode 1 - "God's Essence - Part 1" - Our host, Matthew Dowling, considers God's essence, evidence for the existence of God, and think about those who reject evidence for God.