Podcast episode 011: The extraordinary Mrs Zell

Podcast episode 011: The extraordinary Mrs Zell

It’s been a year of “Reformation”—of remembering, celebrating and learning afresh from Reformers like Luther, Calvin, Cranmer and Tyndale. But among the lesser known Reformers was Matthew Zell, an admirable, courageous and extraordinary man who was one of the leading...
Podcast episode 010: The gospel and the good life

Podcast episode 010: The gospel and the good life

Of the many insults and accusations that were flung at Martin Luther and the other Reformers, one of the most common (and stinging) was that their “gospel of grace” de-motivated people from actually living a godly life. If heaven came free without works, what was the...
Podcast episode 009: Understanding guilt and shame

Podcast episode 009: Understanding guilt and shame

Dan Wu grew up with one foot in an Asian “honour/shame culture” and the other foot in a Western “guilt culture”. So he was more than a little interested when he read that the Bible was supposedly a “shame culture” book and that we Westerners misread it from our “guilt...