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Keeping Discipleship Simple with Derek Vreeland

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Discipleship should be simple: we follow Jesus into new life. Often, though, we manage to over-complicate it. We chat with Derek Vreeland about keeping discipleship simple, practical, and transformative.

Derek Vreeland is the Discipleship Pastor at Word of Life Church in St. Joseph, Missouri, where he is known for his thoughtful, humorous, and authentic teaching style. In addition to teaching and leading discipleship ministries at Word of Life Church, Derek enjoys reading, writing, running, and hiking. He and his wife Jenni live in St. Joe and they have three boys Wesley, Taylor, and Dylan.

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Oct 08 2019 · 50mins
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Episode 097: Following the Jesus "Way" with Derek Vreeland (Pt. 2)

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In Part 2 of our talk pastor and author Derek Vreeland discusses what it means to "Practice Resurrection", how his own faith has matured over the years, and then gives some advice to Christians who are deconstructing their beliefs. Along the way Derek shares three books that has helped shape his faith on the journey!

Get Ready to Go Beyond the Pale with Derek Vreeland!

Episode Index:

1:20 (Intro) Steve & Tammy discuss podcasts, Hong Kong, and CBD oil

14:48: What it means to “Practice Resurrection”

20:48: Untangling the “knots” of Reformed Theology

24:54: Faith turning from “water” to “wine”

32:30: Advice for “deconstructing” Christians

43:20: 3 books and authors who have shaped Derek Vreeland

Aug 26 2019 · 49mins

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Episode 096: Following the Jesus "Way" with Derek Vreeland (Pt. 1)

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Pastor Derek Vreeland joins us to discuss his new book "By the Way" where he unpacks the idea of discipleship and shares some things he's learned on his journey that could help you "Follow Jesus"

Go Beyond the Pale with Derek Vreeland!

Episode Index:

1:21 - (Intro) Steve & Tammy share a bit on the Old Testament and how to navigate it

15:49 - Interview with Derek begins

21:26- Derek’s journey

29:46 - Bringing Critical thinking and experience together

34:52 - Charismatic experience and meeting Brian Zahnd

46:40- The draw of liturgy on charismatics and evangelicals

49: 40- Forming discipleship habits

53:14 - Forming prayer habits

Aug 07 2019 · 1hr 4mins
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By The Way - With Derek Vreeland

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This week, Josh sat down with Author and Pastor, Derek Vreeland, to discuss his latest book 'By The Way: Getting Serious About Following Jesus'. They had a great conversation about salvation, discipleship, and the Christian life. Enjoy :) 

Resources: 

Derek's Website

M3 Ministries

Books: 

By The Way: Getting Serious About Following Jesus

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Jul 31 2019 · 1hr 14mins

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Brad Jersak & Derek Vreeland: Unwrathing the Cross: Redeeming the Atonement from an Ugly Gospel (Audio)

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Jun 29 2018 ·
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Episode 282 - From Water to Wine to Wisdom with Derek Vreeland

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Derek Vreeland is the Discipleship Pastor at Word of Life Church in St. Joseph MO. His pastor, Brian Zahnd, was our guest on episode 202, and now Derek joins us a mere 80 weeks later! Practical wisdom and real life experience flow out of Derek! You'll enjoy this episode!
Jun 20 2018 · 56mins
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191 – Derek Vreeland, on NT Wright, Atonement Theories, and The Day The Revolution Began

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Derek Vreeland is the Discipleship Pastor at Word of Life Church in St. Joseph, Missouri. He is the author of Through the Eyes of N.T. Wright: A Reader’s Guide to Paul and the Faithfulness of God and Primal Credo: Your Entrance into the Apostles’ Creed. Derek lives in St. Joe with his wife, Jenni, and three boys, Wesley, Taylor, and Dylan. He earned a M.Div. from Oral Roberts University and a D.Min. from Asbury Theological Seminary.

The death of Jesus is the foundation of our faith, but what do we mean when we confess that Christ died for our sins according to the Scripture? N.T. Wright’s book The Day the Revolution Began offers compelling answers to that question. His book is nothing less than a game changer. Just as Wright’s book Surprised By Hope changed our view of the end, so this book is changing our view of the cross. This reader’s guide offers a clear summary of Wright’s interpretation of the cross in the context of both history and the big story told by the Bible. Using this reader’s guide prayerfully will open up vistas of the love of God as you see the revolutionary cross with new eyes. Such a renewed vision will stir your thinking, prompt new conversations about the cross, cause your love for Christ to grow, and equip the Church to carry forth her gospel-shaped mission.-From the Publisher

From the show…

“The Christian Mission is to implement the victory that Jesus won on the cross.” -N.T. Wright

“First and foremost it looks like communities of followers of Jesus that deeply love one another, in spite of our differences. It has to be first within the household of God. We are a demonstration of the age to come, so within the church we have to love one another we have to practice forgiveness and reconciliation with one another. If we’re going to have any credibility in the wider culture we have to show them what love and reconciliation looks like then we will be the shining light on the hill.” – Derek Vreeland

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Apr 27 2018 · 35mins