Theological

Systematic studies of what the Scriptures teach about critical topics and themes.

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The Five Loves—and the Greatest of These Is Agapē

The human forms of love known in the Greek as epithumia (physical desire), eros (romantic love), storge (love for family members/those with whom we “belong”), and phileo (friendship/companionship love) can be elevated to what God intended for them to be when they’re infused with the divine love of agape. These four human loves are like flowers that can flourish in the garden of agape.

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Interactive Session on the Spiritual Life

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Ken Boa talks with his men’s fellowship about the secret to the true spiritual life: Christ in us. “Stop doing things for Jesus,” he says. Rather, “ask God to do things through you, in you, as you.” He encourages them (and anyone) to “stop trying and start training,” and to incorporate practices into daily life to help us walk by the power of the Spirit instead of in our flesh.

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Living Between the Two Advents of Messiah

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As Christmas approaches, Dr. Boa discusses the season of Advent with his Wednesday Morning Men’s Fellowship in Atlanta. He explains how the Advent season is a time of looking both back to the first advent of Christ and forward to his second coming. Three songs represent these dual purposes of Advent (which the group sings together, led by David White):

“O Come, O Come,

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