Gratitude

Lord’s Day 32 Q&A 86 Q. Since we have been delivered from our misery by grace through Christ without any merit of our own, why then should we do good works?  A. Because Christ, having redeemed us by his blood, is also restoring us by his Spirit into his image, so that with our whole […]

The Holy Supper of Jesus Christ

Lord’s Day 28 Q&A 75 Q. How does the holy supper remind and assure you that you share in Christ’s one sacrifice on the cross and in all his benefits? A. In this way: Christ has commanded me and all believers to eat this broken bread and to drink this cup in remembrance of him. […]

Holy Baptism

Lord’s Day 26 Q&A 69 Q. How does holy baptism remind and assure you that Christ’s one sacrifice on the cross benefits you personally? A. In this way: Christ instituted this outward washing1 and with it promised that, as surely as water washes away the dirt from the body, so certainly his blood and his Spirit […]

The Holy Sacraments

Lord’s Day 25 Q&A 65 Q. It is through faith alone that we share in Christ and all his benefits: where then does that faith come from? A. The Holy Spirit produces it in our hearts1 by the preaching of the holy gospel,2and confirms it by the use of the holy sacraments.3 1 John 3:5; 1 Cor. […]

God the Holy Spirit

Lord’s Day 20 Q&A 53 Q. What do you believe concerning “the Holy Spirit”?  A. First, that the Spirit, with the Father and the Son, is eternal God.1 Second, that the Spirit is given also to me,2 so that, through true faith, he makes me share in Christ and all his benefits3 through true faith, comforts me,4 and […]

God the Son

Lord’s Day 11 Q&A 29 Q. Why is the Son of God called “Jesus,” meaning “savior”? A. Because he saves us from our sins,1 and because salvation should not be sought and cannot be found in anyone else.2 1 Matt. 1:21; Heb. 7:25 2 Isa. 43:11; John 15:5; Acts 4:11-12; 1 Tim. 2:5 Q&A 30 Q. Do those […]

God the Father

Lord’s Day 9 Q&A 26 Q. What do you believe when you say, “I believe in God, the Father almighty, creator of heaven and earth”? A. That the eternal Father of our Lord Jesus Christ, who out of nothing created heaven and earth and everything in them,1 who still upholds and rules them by his eternal […]

Deliverance

Lord’s Day 5 Q&A 12 Q. According to God’s righteous judgment we deserve punishment both now and in eternity: how then can we escape this punishment and return to God’s favor? A. God requires that his justice be satisfied.1 Therefore the claims of this justice must be paid in full, either by ourselves or by another.2 […]

Misery

Lord’s Day 2 Q&A 3 Q. How do you come to know your misery? A. The law of God tells me.1 1 Rom. 3:20; 7:7-25 Q&A 4 Q. What does God’s law require of us? A. Christ teaches us this in summary in Matthew 22:37-40: “‘You shall love the Lord your God with all your heart, […]

Introduction

Lord’s Day 1 Q&A 1 Q. What is your only comfort in life and in death? A. That I am not my own,1 but belong—body and soul, in life and in death2—to my faithful Savior, Jesus Christ.3 He has fully paid for all my sins with his precious blood,4 and has set me free from the tyranny […]

#40 Rosaria Butterfield: The Gospel Comes With A House Key

https://media.blubrry.com/bridge_ministries/p/bridgeminlaredo.org/wp-content/uploads/2018/07/Rosaria-Butterfield-The-Gospel-Comes-With-A-House-Key.mp3Podcast: Play in new window | DownloadSubscribe: Apple Podcasts | Android | Email | Google Podcasts | Stitcher | RSSRosaria Butterfield joins BRIDGE Radio to talk about her latest book “The Gospel Comes with a House Key.” We explore how God used a humble couple’s simple invitation to dinner to draw her—a radical, committed unbeliever—to himself. With this story […]

#39 Joel Webbon: The Importance of Church Membership

https://media.blubrry.com/bridge_ministries/p/bridgeminlaredo.org/wp-content/uploads/2018/07/Joel-Webbon-The-Importance-of-Church-Membership-1.mp3Podcast: Play in new window | DownloadSubscribe: Apple Podcasts | Android | Email | Google Podcasts | Stitcher | RSSJoel Webbon, the lead pastor of The Response Church, joins BRIDGE Radio to share his testimony about how God drew him to saving faith, the planting of The Response Church, and the importance of church membership!

#36 Dr. Karl Payne: Spiritual Warfare

https://media.blubrry.com/bridge_ministries/p/bridgeminlaredo.org/wp-content/uploads/2018/06/Dr.-Karl-Payne-Spiritual-Warfare.mp3Podcast: Play in new window | DownloadSubscribe: Apple Podcasts | Android | Email | Google Podcasts | Stitcher | RSSDr. Karl Payne comes on BRIDGE Radio to talk about his book “Spiritual Warfare: Christians, Demonization, and Deliverance.” The Bible is explicit: We live in a world of distinct opponents; our very lives are a battle. Yet […]

#35 Dr. Sam Storm: Have the Spiritual Gifts Ceased?

https://media.blubrry.com/bridge_ministries/p/bridgeminlaredo.org/wp-content/uploads/2018/06/Dr.-Sam-Storm-Have-the-Spiritual-Gifts-Ceased.mp3Podcast: Play in new window | DownloadSubscribe: Apple Podcasts | Android | Email | Google Podcasts | Stitcher | RSSDr. Sam Storm joins BRIDGE Radio to talk about his book “Practicing the Power” where he gives a defense for the spiritual gifts still continuing today. Do the gifts of the spirit like tounges, prophecy, and healing […]

#33 John Samson: Twelve What Abouts (Pt. 1)

https://media.blubrry.com/bridge_ministries/p/bridgeminlaredo.org/wp-content/uploads/2018/05/John-Samson-Tweleve-What-Abouts-1.mp3Podcast: Play in new window | DownloadSubscribe: Apple Podcasts | Android | Email | Google Podcasts | Stitcher | RSSJohn Samson joins BRIDGE Radio to answer common objects to the Reformed doctrine of election. Does John 3:16 teach everyone has the ability to come to saving faith within themselves? Is 2 Peter 3:9 the death […]

#31 Dr. Joel Beeke: Perseverance of The Saints

https://media.blubrry.com/bridge_ministries/p/bridgeminlaredo.org/wp-content/uploads/2018/05/Dr.-Joel-Beeke-Perseverance-of-The-Saints.mp3Podcast: Play in new window | DownloadSubscribe: Apple Podcasts | Android | Email | Google Podcasts | Stitcher | RSSPresident of Puritan Reformed Theological Seminary and founder and editor of Reformation Heritage Books, Dr. Joel Beeke, joins BRIDGE Radio to finish our series on The Doctrines of Grace. On this episode, we will be teaching and […]