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Delaware BibleCast

A podcast ministry of Delaware Bible Church designed inform, encourage, and equip the local church.

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#111 - Introduction to Scientology/New Age Beliefs - Modern Cults and World Religions - #18 - Scientology/New Age Beliefs - Pt. #1
Learn more about what Scientologists and those who hold to New Age Beliefs believe in this podcast episode. Delaware Bible Church | Love God. Love Others. Make Disciples.
46:37 7/7/23
#112 - Sharing Your Faith with a Scientologist - Modern Cults and World Religions - #19 - Scientology/New Age Beliefs - Pt. #2
In second and final part of our overview of Scientology/New Age beliefs we focus our attention on how we can share our Christian faith with those who hold to Scientology as their religion or who hold to other similar new age beliefs. Delaware Bible Church | Love God. Love Others. Make Disciples.
16:51 7/7/23
#109 - Cows, Pigs, Worship, Yoga, and Transcendental Meditation - Modern Cults and World Religions - #16 - Hinduism - Pt. #2
In this episode we cover several doctrines of the Hindu faith that weren't covered in episode #108 include Hindu views on cows and pigs, how Hindus worship, the faith practice of transcendental meditation and its various forms such as yoga. Delaware Bible Church | Love God. Love Others. Make Disciples.
42:00 6/28/23
#110 - Reaching Hindus with the Gospel - Modern Cults and World Religions - #17 - Hinduism - Pt. #3
In our final episode overviewing Hinduism we focus specifically on how a Christian can share their faith with a professing Hindu. Delaware Bible Church | Love God. Love Others. Make Disciples.
17:09 6/28/23
#107 - What's the Point of VBS?
Vacation Bible School is Delaware Bible Church's largest outreach ministry of the year...so what's the point of VBS and what are we trying to accomplish. Listen in to hear our VBS Director, Pastor Brad Harris share the goals for VBS, his passion for this ministry, and more about this year's program Keepers of the Kingdom from Answers in Genesis. Delaware Bible Church | Love God. Love Others. Make Disciples.
40:25 6/28/23
#108 - Introduction to Hindusim - Modern Cults and World Religions - #15 - Hinduism - Pt. #1
In this episode we introduce the key doctrines of the Hindu faith (such as karma and reincarnation) and share how they differ from the Christian faith. Delaware Bible Church | Love God. Love Others. Make Disciples.
37:52 6/28/23
#106 - Missionary Spotlight - Sean and Heather Christensen
Sean and Heather Christensen are DBC supported missionaries serving with World Team Missions. Listen in as Scott and Heather share their testimonies, how the Lord transitioned them from serving in Haiti to now serving at Columbia International University, and more about their family. Heather also shares about the time that she spent as a student at Delaware Christian School. Delaware Bible Church | Love God. Love Others. Make Disciples.
25:00 5/19/23
#105 - Missionary Spotlight - Mike Reed
Over several decades, Awana has been a key ministry at Delaware Bible Church. DBC supported missionary Mike Reed serves with Awana and continues to help DBC improve and enhance our Awana ministry. Tune in as Mike shares his personal testimony of coming to Christ and how the Lord led him from working at Nationwide Insurance in Columbus to serving with Awana across the country. Mike also shares more about the ministry of Awana and the work that he and his wife Kris do as well as more about their family and how we can pray for their ministry and the ministry.Delaware Bible Church | Love God. Love Others. Make Disciples.
30:30 5/12/23
#104 - Marks of a Prosperity Gospel Leader/Church - Modern Cults and World Religions - #14 - Prosperity Gospel Teachers - Pt. #2
What are some of the things to look for when trying to discern if a church leader or church is teaching prosperity gospel doctrine? What should I say to someone who is regularly listening to prosperity gospel teaching but calls themself a faithful follower of Jesus Christ?  In this second part of a two part series we address these topics and more as we seek to help those who are caught up in this false gospel preaching religion. Delaware Bible Church | Love God. Love Others. Make Disciples.
44:03 5/5/23
#103 - What is the Prosperity Gospel? - Modern Cults and World Religions - #13 - Prosperity Gospel Teachers - Pt. #1
What is the prosperity gospel? What's wrong with the prosperity gospel?  Who are the main leaders and teachers in the movement? Where did this movement come from and why is it drawing in so many who are seeking a relationship with God? In this first part of a two part series we address these topics and more as we seek to help those who are caught up in this false gospel preaching religion. Delaware Bible Church | Love God. Love Others. Make Disciples.
38:16 4/28/23
#102 - Missionary Spotlight - Wayne and Susie Vanderwier
DBC supported missionaries Dr. Wayne and Susie Vanderwier serve the church by helping to equip pastors in other nations to counsel biblically. They also help to create training and certifying organizations for biblical counseling in those areas. Hear more about how the Lord called Dr. Wayne and Susie from their church in Indiana to start this ministry and learn more about them in this podcast episode. Delaware Bible Church | Love God. Love Others. Make Disciples.
36:45 4/21/23
#101 - How Should Christians View Secular Psychology?
How Christians should relate to and what value they should put in secular psychology can often be a hot button issue. Listen in as Pastors Scott Tiede and Brad Harris are joined by DBC supported missionary and Director-at-Large of Overseas in Counseling, Dr. Wayne Vanderweir to pick his brain on this important topic. Delaware Bible Church | Love God. Love Others. Make Disciples.
34:03 4/14/23
#100 - Celebrating 100 Podcast Episodes!
We are incredibly thankful for the way that God has blessed the Delaware BibleCast and has allowed us to be able to share 100 episodes as we have sought to inform, encourage, and equip the local church through this ministry. In this episode, we share a brief reflection from podcast host Pastor Brad Harris of God's work through this ministry from October 1, 2020 to episode 100! Praise the Lord for his work through this ministry! Delaware Bible Church | Love God. Love Others. Make Disciples.
16:19 4/7/23
#99 - Sharing the Gospel with Unitarian Universalists and Christians with Liberal Theology - Modern Cults and World Religions - #12 - Unitarian Universalism - Pt. #2
In this podcast we focus our attention on how we can practically and personally share our faith with Unitarian Universalists and those who hold to liberal Christian theological views. Delaware Bible Church | Love God. Love Others. Make Disciples.
29:27 4/5/23
#98 - Unitarian Universalism - Pt. #1 - Understanding what Unitarian Universalists and those in Liberal Christian Denominations Believe - Modern Cults and World Religions - #11
The majority of this podcast focuses on the beliefs and practices of the Unitarian Universalist Church. Throughout the podcast we'll also more generally study the practices of other churches with liberal theology who practice doctrine similar to the Unitarian Universalist church. Delaware Bible Church | Love God. Love Others. Make Disciples.
40:08 3/25/23
#97 - Catholicism - Pt. #3 - Final Catholic Doctrines and Sharing Your Faith with a Catholic Modern Cults and World Religions - #10
In our final podcast episode that focuses on Catholicism we will focus the first part of our time overviewing the Catholic theology of transubstantiation, Purgatory, why Catholic leaders are single, and prayers to the saints (veneration). The second half of our podcast will focus on how we can practically share our faith with a Catholic to the glory of God. Delaware Bible Church | Love God. Love Others. Make Disciples.
41:27 3/17/23
#96 - Catholicism - Pt. #2 - The Seven Sacraments of the Catholic Church Modern Cults and World Religions - #9
In this podcast episode we focus our time studying the  seven sacraments of the Catholic Church and how they differ from Protestant Christian theology. Delaware Bible Church | Love God. Love Others. Make Disciples.
46:26 3/10/23
#95 - Catholicism - Pt. #1 - Overview of Catholicism - Modern Cults and World Religions - #8
In our first of three podcasts overviewing Catholic religion we spend our time studying why the Catholic church is a false gospel preaching religion as well as the history and general doctrines of the religion. We also spend some time looking at Catholicism's role in modern society and pop culture. Delaware Bible Church | Love God. Love Others. Make Disciples.
52:23 3/3/23
#94 - Pastor Jim Stevanus - Candidate for Pastor of Biblical Counseling - Q&A and Sermon
Over the last year or so Delaware Bible Church has been searching for a man to serve as Pastor of Discipleship here at Delaware Bible Church. Over that time, God in his grace has saw fit to open the door to bring two men to fill the position each being a mature man looking to serve in a part time role. In today’s podcast we’ll hear from the first of these men, Pastor Jim Stevanus.Listen in as we hear a recent Q&A and sermon from Pastor Jim that was shared at Delaware Bible Church on 2/19/23.Delaware Bible Church | Love God. Love Others. Make Disciples.
123:53 2/25/23
#93 - Modern Cults and World Religions - #7 - Jehovah's Witnesses - Pt. #3 - Sharing The Truth of God's Word with a Jehovah's Witness
In our final podcast focusing on the Jehovah's Witness faith, we focus on how we can practically share the truth of God's Word with Jehovah's Witnesses as the Lord provides opportunities for us to do so. 5 Main Areas of Focus:AuthorityJesus ChristSalvationHumanityHellAccess the notes mentioned in this podcast.:https://www.dropbox.com/s/cl7t7unbbpau67d/Sharing%20My%20Faith%20with%20a%20Jehovah%E2%80%99s%20Witness.pdf?dl=0Delaware Bible Church | Love God. Love Others. Make Disciples.
21:41 2/17/23
#92 - Modern Cults and World Religions - #6 - Jehovah's Witnesses - Pt. #2 - What Jehovah's Witnesses Believe
In this second part of our study on what Mormons believe we'll focus our time studying what Jehovah's Witnesses believe and how their beliefs differ from protestant Christian faith. Delaware Bible Church | Love God. Love Others. Make Disciples.
36:35 2/17/23
#91 - Modern Cults and World Religions - #5 - Jehovah's Witnesses - Pt. #1 - Introduction and History
In the second part of our study of Modern Cults and World Religions we begin our study of Jehovah's Witnesses. Our focus on this podcast is general information about the Jehovah's Witness faith, highlights of their history, and some of the key doctrines that they believe. Delaware Bible Church | Love God. Love Others. Make Disciples.
36:20 2/10/23
#90 - Missionary Spotlight - Rachel Yanac
Rachel Yanac grew up at Delaware Bible Church and Delaware Christian School and now has served as DBC supported missionary for 25 years. Listen in as Rachel shares her testimony, how the Lord led her to the mission field, how her and her family serve the people of Peru, and more interesting facts about herself and her family.Delaware Bible Church | Love God. Love Others. Make Disciples.
37:30 2/3/23
#88 - Modern Cults and World Religions - #3 - Mormons - Pt. #2 - What Mormons Believe
In this second part of our study on what Mormons believe we'll focus our time studying the doctrinal beliefs of the Mormon faith and how they differ from Christianity.Delaware Bible Church | Love God. Love Others. Make Disciples.
46:40 1/27/23
#89 - Modern Cults and World Religions - #4 - Mormons - Pt. #3 - Talking to Mormons About Your Faith
So far in our study of the Mormon faith, we've studied the history, culture, and beliefs of Mormons. In our final podcast episode of this study we'll focus specifically on key points of the Christian faith to focus on while talking to Mormons. "Let your speech always be gracious, seasoned with salt, so that you may know how you ought to answer each person." - Colossians 4:6Comparison Chart - Mormonism and Christianityhttps://www.namb.net/apologetics/resource/comparison-chart-mormonism-and-christianity/Delaware Bible Church | Love God. Love Others. Make Disciples.
31:45 1/27/23
#87 - Modern Cults and World Religions - #2 - Mormons - Pt. #1
This podcast is the first of a short series detailing the beliefs of the Mormon Church. In this podcast we'll give a basic overview of the Mormon Church's history, their presence in American culture, and other interesting facts regarding the organization. Delaware Bible Church | Love God. Love Others. Make Disciples.
43:25 1/21/23
#86 - Modern Cults and World Religions - #1 - Introduction
As we begin a new year we begin a new podcast series, "Modern Cults and World Religions". In this first episode we study what a cult is, why it's important for Christians to study cults and world religions and lay the groundwork for future episodes where we'll study specific cults and world religions. Delaware Bible Church | Love God. Love Others. Make Disciples.
42:00 1/13/23
#85 - Throwback Sermon - When God Became Man - Pastor Carl Witt
Travel back with us to 1984 when DBC's founding Pastor, Carl Witt preached a message titled, When God Became Man from Philippians 2. Delaware Bible Church | Love God. Love Others. Make Disciples.
47:08 12/18/22
#84 - Building For Future Generations - Next Steps
Fundraising for the Building for Future Generations Capital Campaign has been ongoing for close to a year and a half now. What are next steps? In this podcast Pastor Brad Harris shares an update regarding the Building For Future Generations Capital Campaign, where we currently are with the project, and what next steps are to raise the money needed to finish the project.Find out more information about the Building For Future Generations Capital Campaign through the link below.https://www.delawarebible.org/capital-campaign-building-for-future-generations/Delaware Bible Church | Love God. Love Others. Make Disciples.
30:13 12/9/22
#83 - "Walking Worthy In Your Work" - Dr. Matthew Hintz
Recently, Dr. Matthew Hintz  shared a chapel message to Delaware Christian School middle school and high school students titled, "Walking Worthy in Your Work". We'll listen in to Dr. Hintz's message in this podcast as he shares 3 principles that help us walk worthy to the calling God has for us in our work. 1) Your work is what you do, not who you are. - Philippians 3:4-14 2) The primary purpose of work is to glorify God, not to make money, learn skills, climb the ladder, or impress your peers. - Colossians 3:22-24 3) God is not the largest slice of the pie.  God is the pie. - Colossians 3:1-3Delaware Bible Church | Love God. Love Others. Make Disciples.
33:15 12/3/22