Miscellaneous Radio Broadcasts


The Lure of Paganism, Part 2
Presented by Bob DeWaay and Dick Kuffel
Broadcast Monday, June 12, 2017
The tendency is for the world to infiltrate the church through its pagan thinking. Pagan tendencies are: 1) no distinction between nature and the supernatural; 2) spiritual immanence with no transcendence; and 3) no distinction between the subjective...
MP3 (duration 00:25:31)

The Lure of Paganism, Part 1
Presented by Bob DeWaay and Dick Kuffel
Broadcast Monday, June 5, 2017
Throughout the Bible, the lure of pagan thinking and practices was always a danger for believers. We discuss three uses of the word kosmos from the Greek and how one in particular is the "world" that Christians must avoid.
MP3 (duration 00:25:33)

A Time of Visitation: Two-Domain Theology Part 3
Presented by Bob DeWaay and Eric Douma
Broadcast Monday, May 29, 2017
We continue to discuss implications of the need to go from the darkness of Satan's domain into the light of Christ. This happens only through the gospel.
MP3 (duration 00:29:48)

Christ is Savior and Lord
Presented by Bob DeWaay and Dick Kuffel
Broadcast Monday, May 22, 2017
This program examines the "Lordship Salvation" issue. We show from the Scriptures that for all true Christians Jesus is Savior and Lord.
MP3 (duration 00:25:40)

Greater Works Than These Understanding John 14:11, 12
Presented by Bob DeWaay and Dick Kuffel
Broadcast Monday, May 15, 2017
Some have claimed that John 14:11 teaches that some Christians are going to do greater miracles than Jesus did. We use careful, Biblical exegesis to show that the passage does not teach greater miracles, but the spreading of the gospel.
MP3 (duration 00:23:50)

The Hebrew Lament and the Problem of Evil
Presented by Bob DeWaay and Dick Kuffel
Broadcast Monday, May 8, 2017
This program examines Old Testament passages where the Hebrew people lamented the evil in the world. By studying Job and other similar material we see what answers the Bible gives to the problem of evil and suffering.
MP3 (duration 00:25:49)

Revival and the Narrow Gate
Presented by Bob DeWaay and Dick Kuffel
Broadcast Monday, May 1, 2017
This program shows that the Bible does not predict that the masses of people will embrace the Gospel. We examine passages in the New Testament where there were masses of people who did respond, but that only a remnant remained faithful to the Gospel.
MP3 (duration 00:25:45)

No Third Option: Two-Domain Theology, Part 2
Presented by Bob DeWaay and Eric Douma
Broadcast Monday, April 24, 2017
We need to believe what the New Testament says about spiritual domains. Many think the problem is lack of awareness. It is actually lack of faith in what has been revealed. That we are in the domain of Christ does not imply that we can do the miracles...
MP3 (duration 00:33:48)

Escaping From Satan's Domain: Two-Domain Theology, Part 1
Presented by Bob DeWaay and Eric Douma
Broadcast Monday, April 17, 2017
Every person in the world is either under the domain of Satan or the domain of Jesus Christ. Many people do not think about what spiritual domain they are in, but do want symptom relief. If we are redeemed we are called to go to Christ with our needs...
MP3 (duration 00:32:24)

A Lavish Banquet for All Peoples: Eschatological Feasts, Part 5
Presented by Bob DeWaay and Eric Douma
Broadcast Monday, October 31, 2016
The amazing consistency of the theme of honor and shame is revealed in banquets throughout the Bible. This is an important topic. Luke 13:26-30 again uses the context of an eschatological meal to reveal salvation and judgment.
MP3 (duration 00:32:59)

Jesus Dines With Sinners: Eschatological Feasts, Part 4
Presented by Bob DeWaay and Eric Douma
Broadcast Monday, October 24, 2016
Luke describes feasts where Jesus dines with sinners, to the dismay of the religious elite. Mary uttered a prediction of this in Luke 1:51-53. She predicts that there will be a reversal of status. One example of this is found in Luke 5 at Levi's banquet.
MP3 (duration 00:30:18)

OT Prophecy-The Removal of the Veil: Eschatological Feasts, Part 3
Presented by Bob DeWaay and Eric Douma
Broadcast Monday, October 17, 2016
The Biblical writers lived in a shame/honor society. Shame and/or honor is often portrayed in feasts. Following the theme of reversal, people who think they are honorable/have status are brought low while those who are shamed/have no status are blessed.
MP3 (duration 00:31:53)

Reversal of Status: Eschatological Feasts, Part 2
Presented by Bob DeWaay and Eric Douma
Broadcast Monday, October 10, 2016
One important part of eschatological feasts in the Bible is that of reversal. Unexpected people are honored and exalted while those who were normally honored are brought down. We discuss the Abigail and Nabal narrative and another example of mishteh...
MP3 (duration 00:27:22)

God's Grace Revealed in Feasts: Eschatological Feasts, Part 1
Presented by Bob DeWaay and Eric Douma
Broadcast Monday, October 3, 2016
There is a theme found throughout the Bible where feasts are occasions for salvation of some and judgment of others. They have eschatological implications. David's unexpected kindness to Mephibosheth illustrates God's grace to undeserving sinners.
MP3 (duration 00:31:57)

The Fox The Funeral and The Furrow: Luke 9:57-62
Presented by Bob DeWaay
Broadcast Monday, September 26, 2016
This section of Luke is about the cost of following Jesus. We discuss the irony involved with the title "Son of Man." The Son of Man from Daniel is to be exalted and glorious, yet Jesus claims that He as the Son of Man will suffer and be rejected.
MP3 (duration 00:36:05)

The Road to Rejection and Ascension, Part 2: Luke 9:51-56
Presented by Bob DeWaay
Broadcast Monday, September 19, 2016
In part 2 we discuss how the disciples thought that Elijah allusions meant judgment now. But when Jesus cited Isaiah 61, He stopped short of the part about vengeance. Jesus came to bring the gospel of salvation, but judgment is still a future certainty...
MP3 (duration 00:26:57)

The Road to Rejection and Ascension, Part 1: Luke 9:51-56
Presented by Bob DeWaay
Broadcast Monday, September 12, 2016
Luke 9:51 begins Luke's travel narrative that goes to Luke 19:48 and then ultimately to Jesus' ascension in Acts 1. The journey to Jerusalem involves allusions to the OT that include many instances of fulfilled prophecy and Elijah references.
MP3 (duration 00:27:02)

The Need for Grace to Understand, Part 2: Luke 9:37-50
Presented by Bob DeWaay
Broadcast Monday, September 5, 2016
One difficulty that the disciples faced was that Jesus called Himself the Son of Man while predicting His rejection. The passage in Daniel on the Son of Man speaks of His dominion. It is a work of grace that causes anyone to believe in Christ.
MP3 (duration 00:27:38)

The Need for Grace to Understand, Part 1: Luke 9:37-50
Presented by Bob DeWaay
Broadcast Monday, August 29, 2016
When the disciples are unable to help an only child in a desperate situation, Jesus laments the "perverted generation" that they are part of. There needs to be a work of grace for the truth of Christ's mission to be understood.
MP3 (duration 00:25:13)

A Preview of Glory, Part 2: Luke 9:28-36
Presented by Bob DeWaay
Broadcast Monday, August 22, 2016
In part two of this sermon, we see that the disciples do not understand the significance of what happens on the mount with Jesus. Peter wrongly wants to set up three tents of meeting. The truth is that Jesus is the One who speaks authoritatively for God.
MP3 (duration 00:28:38)

A Preview of Glory, Part 1: Luke 9:28-36
Presented by Bob DeWaay
Broadcast Monday, August 15, 2016
Luke's account of the mount of transfiguration shows many narrative links with Moses at Sinai. This serves as a preview of glory that would help the disciples understand Jesus' identity. This was especially important because they had just heard...
MP3 (duration 00:26:15)

The Christ Must Die, Part 2: Luke 9:18-27
Presented by Bob DeWaay
Broadcast Monday, August 8, 2016
In part 2, we reveal the manner in which the idea of carrying the cross as terms of discipleship was horribly shocking. Cross carrying of the condemned was so offensive to Jesus' first century Jewish audience, that no one would believe it...
MP3 (duration 00:29:33)

The Christ Must Die, Part 1: Luke 9:18-27
Presented by Bob DeWaay
Broadcast Monday, August 1, 2016
Luke further reveals Jesus' identity through questions that are asked. Peter confesses Christ as the Messiah, but there is more to learn about Him. What is revealed turns out to be the shocking truth of the cross. The cross was an instrument of torture...
MP3 (duration 00:32:33)

Jesus' Identity and Mission: Luke 9:1-17
Presented by Bob DeWaay
Broadcast Monday, July 25, 2016
Luke uses important statements by authoritative people to reveal truths about Christ's saving work. Here, Jesus sends His apostles with power and authority. He sets up a test to strengthen their faith when they totally depend on the hospitality of others.
MP3 (duration 00:30:21)

Jesus Has Power Over Sickness and Death: Luke 8:40-56
Presented by Bob DeWaay
Broadcast Monday, July 18, 2016
This section of Luke shows Jesus' power over nature, the demonic, sickness, and death. In these verses, a Jewish leader sees himself as needy rather than someone with high status. He appeals to Jesus to help his deathly ill daughter.
MP3 (duration 00:35:34)

The Nature of True Devotion - Oswald Chambers, Part 2
Presented by Bob DeWaay and Eric Douma
Broadcast Monday, July 11, 2016
One idea that is common with Christian mystics is called "the dark night of the soul." This experience is based on their desire for God to speak personally to them. If this does not happen, they often experience a time of darkness...
MP3 (duration 00:37:04)

Does The Bible Mean What it Says? - Oswald Chambers, Part 1
Presented by Bob DeWaay and Eric Douma
Broadcast Monday, July 4, 2016
Oswald Chambers' devotional book has been read by millions of Christians. However, he held some theological positions that many Christians do not follow. One of those was the allegorical method of Biblical interpretation. We show why it is a problem.
MP3 (duration 00:36:43)

Jesus' Power to Save Anyone Who Believes, Part 2: Luke 8:22-39
Presented by Bob DeWaay and Eric Douma
Broadcast Monday, June 13, 2016
After the great miracle of the healing of the demoniac, the people of that land asked Jesus to leave. Even with all the evidence of who Jesus is, they reject Him and want nothing to do with Him. We point out that seeing great miracles does not...
MP3 (duration 00:27:47)

Jesus' Power over Nature and the Demonic, Part 1: Luke 8:22-39
Presented by Bob DeWaay and Eric Douma
Broadcast Monday, June 6, 2016
This message expounds Jesus' power over the fallen forces that created fear for the Jewish people. In this case those forces are the sea and the demonic. For most of human history, nature was viewed with trepidation as life was a battle for survival...
MP3 (duration 00:26:24)

The Need For Authentic Hearing: Luke 8:1-21
Presented by Bob DeWaay and Eric Douma
Broadcast Monday, May 30, 2016
Jesus gives three teachings that highlight how true disciples must listen to God's word. Many hear God's word but are hardened because they fail to truly hear and obey. No matter what our status might be in this world, we will end up with nothing...
MP3 (duration 00:35:08)

A Forgiven Sinner Loves Jesus Part 2 - Luke 7:36-50
Presented by Bob DeWaay and Eric Douma
Broadcast Monday, May 23, 2016
In part 2 we face important implications of Jesus' announcement of forgiven sins. The sinner woman was saved and had God's peace. We also learn that we should not judge motives because they are unseen. We also explain gospel implications of God's love...
MP3 (duration 00:25:41)

A Forgiven Sinner Loves Jesus Part 1 - Luke 7:36-50
Presented by Bob DeWaay and Eric Douma
Broadcast Monday, May 16, 2016
When Jesus was invited to a formal meal at the house of a Pharisee, a sinner woman walked in. What she did was at the same time shocking and profound. She ironically showed the hospitality that the Pharisee had not. Jesus announced her sins forgiven.
MP3 (duration 00:30:16)

Wretchedness to Glory
Presented by Bob DeWaay and Dick Kuffel
Broadcast Monday, January 18, 2016
Bob and Dick discuss CIC Issue 60 which about sanctification. The basis for this discussion is Paul's teachings in Romans 7 and 8. We claim that Paul's mention of "wretchedness" is a Christian experience but leads to the glorious hope expressed in Rom 8.
MP3 (duration 00:25:36)

Inner Healing
Presented by Bob DeWaay and Dick Kuffel
Broadcast Monday, January 11, 2016
Bob and Dick discuss the popular therapy of inner healing. We describe ways that it has been taught and practiced and show from Scripture that it is unbiblical. It is also dangerous and has harmed many Christians.
MP3 (duration 00:25:36)

The Dangers of Marxism, Part 2
Presented by Eric Douma
Broadcast Monday, September 15, 2014
Eric shows how pernicious Marxism is, influencing education, politics and Christianity in ways that are deceptive and ultimately destructive.
MP3 (duration 00:39:20)

The Dangers of Marxism, Part 1
Presented by Eric Douma
Broadcast Monday, September 8, 2014
Eric identifies the sources, beliefs, and influences of Marxism, warning against it.
MP3 (duration 00:36:48)

Luther on Baptism, Part 2
Presented by Bob DeWaay and Jessica Kramasz
Broadcast Monday, January 20, 2014
This second part on Luther deals with other details of Luther's claims about water baptism. We begin by discussing the claim that infants who are baptized have faith. Luther was adamant that assurance is to be grounded in baptism rather than faith...
MP3 (duration 00:48:39)

Luther on Baptism, Part 1
Presented by Bob DeWaay and Jessica Kramasz
Broadcast Monday, January 13, 2014
This radio show helps answer a concern expressed by some listeners. Because we cite Luther favorably concerning the gospel and justification by faith, some are concerned that this might be considered an endorsement of Luther's doctrine of baptism.
MP3 (duration 00:31:18)

Global Warming, Blind Faith and Global Delusion, Part 3
Presented by Bob DeWaay and Todd Kramasz
Broadcast Monday, August 25, 2008
We review the book: Taken by Storm. In this part we discuss the false assumption that if there were no humans climate would not change and the fact that it is foolish to make policy about what is not knowable.
MP3 (duration 00:25:29)

Global Warming, Blind Faith and Global Delusion, Part 2
Presented by Bob DeWaay and Todd Kramasz
Broadcast Monday, August 18, 2008
We review the book: Taken by Storm. In this part we discuss the fact that there is no single global "temperature," the need for critical thinking, and that the so-called "green house effect" has nothing to do with how green houses actually work.
MP3 (duration 00:30:14)

Global Warming, Blind Faith and Global Delusion, Part 1
Presented by Bob DeWaay and Todd Kramasz
Broadcast Monday, August 11, 2008
We review the book: Taken by Storm - The Troubled Science, Policy, and Politics of Global Warming. We show that human caused global warming is not based on "proven science" but is a "Doctrine" that defines a "sin" that is impossible to repent of.
MP3 (duration 00:30:51)

The Problems with Theological Liberalism
Presented by Bob DeWaay and Dick Kuffel
Broadcast Monday, July 28, 2008
Pastor Bob DeWaay discusses his experiences growing up in a church that had embraced theological liberalism. The origins and nature of liberalism is discussed. The false liberal "gospel" is contrasted with the truth gospel of Jesus Christ.
MP3 (duration 00:25:08)

For His Name's Sake
Presented by Bob DeWaay and Dick Kuffel
Broadcast Monday, June 30, 2008
This program encourages our listeners by showing that God has promised to make us holy in order to bring glory to His holy name.
MP3 (duration 00:25:32)

Honoring God
Presented by Bob DeWaay and Dick Kuffel
Broadcast Monday, June 23, 2008
This program discusses the Biblical motif of honoring God as it relates to various topics of systematic theology. It is based on CIC issue 52; May/June 1999 which can be read on our website cicministry.org.
MP3 (duration 00:24:29)

True and False Separation
Presented by Bob DeWaay and Dick Kuffel
Broadcast Monday, June 16, 2008
This program discusses possible applications of the passage in 2 Corinthians 6 that tells us to come out and be separate. How does the Christian separate from sin and idolatry without becoming an isolationist with no witness to the world?
MP3 (duration 00:30:50)

Bob DeWaay Answers Questions from Listeners
Presented by Bob DeWaay and Dick Kuffel
Broadcast Monday, June 9, 2008
Topics covered in this show include: are people in apostate churches lost, the remnant, assurance of salvation, the visible and invisible church, and the relationship between water baptism and salvation.
MP3 (duration 00:31:47)

The Foreknowledge of God
Presented by Bob DeWaay and Dick Kuffel
Broadcast Monday, April 14, 2008
This program shows that the Bible does teach God's exhaustive foreknowledge of all things. We interact with current teachings that deny God's foreknowledge and show them to be unbiblical.
MP3 (duration 00:25:39)

Does God Cause Evil?
Presented by Bob DeWaay and Brannon Howse
Broadcast Monday, December 24, 2007
This show is a recording of a live radio broadcast in which Brannon Howse of Worldview Weekend interviews Bob DeWaay about God's relationship to evil in the world. Some of the more difficult issues and questions in the Bible are addressed and answered.
MP3 (duration 00:39:33)

Tithing
Presented by Bob DeWaay and Dick Kuffel
Broadcast Monday, July 17, 2006
This program shows that the New Testament does not teach a mandatory tithe after the manner of the Old Testament. Those who command tithing are not following the teachings of the New Testament.
MP3 (duration 00:26:00)

 
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