Gospel Conversations

Gospel Conversations takes a creative approach to attaining a deeper understanding of the gospel and what it means to us today. Our speakers are not ministers, but range from a diverse community of Christian thinkers who lead their various fields of knowledge in history, design thinking, theology, philosophy, and organisational leadership—among others. Each month we host a live event in Sydney, then publish it as a podcast.

https://gospelconversationsaustralia.podbean.com

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episode 30: Trinity and Personal Growth: Design and Your World


In this talk, we look at the 'situational' aspect of our growth and calling. How do we act in this world? Christians through the ages have been torn between the 'monk' and the 'merchant' for their choices. We offer a paradigm shift by going back to Genes...


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 2013-05-07  1h15m
 
 

episode 29: Trinity and Personal Growth: The Mind and the Gospel


In this talk, we look at the 'normative' aspect of Trinity thinking. Our learning goal is to have our minds transformed to God's agenda rather than ours. We look at the typical evangelical interpretation of the gospel and reveal its shortcomings. Tony do...


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 2013-03-24  1h13m
 
 

episode 28: Trinity and Personal Growth: Introduction


Tony argues that we have narrowed Christian growth by framing it as a religious effort. He spends the first part of this talk, diagnosing the religious mindset and explaining how it distorts the gospel. But the question becomes, "Is there a better way to...


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 2013-02-25  1h21m
 
 

episode 27: Ron Winestock: Cosmology


Ron moves on to the topic of cosmology—ie what is the origin of the universe. This is mind-boggling stuff and dwarfs the more conventional 'evolution' debates. He explains the anthropic principle that is fast emerging among scientists and which is ironic...


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 2012-12-02  1h46m
 
 

episode 26: Ron Winestock: Genesis 1 and New Science


Ron confronts the question, "How well does Genesis 1 fit in with the new science?" Most people wonder whether Genesis fits with evolution, but Ron takes a far broader view and compares the implications of Genesis with cosmology—the theory of relativity a...


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 2012-10-28  1h40m
 
 

episode 25: Introducing the Trinity: Humanity, the Imagination, and the Rule of God


In this talk, Tony opens up how the doctrine of the Trinity frames our whole role in creation. The creating God has mandated that we humans will continue his expansive work in creation. We can only do this, by sharing his nature, which equips us to be Tr...


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 2012-09-29  1h2m
 
 

episode 24: Trinity and Creation: Human Creativity and the Two Roads to Truth


Tony builds a breathtaking theory of human creativity in this talk. He begins by critiquing the dominance of the scientific method as the only road to truth. He points out that this dominance has been hostile to faith, and has patronised faith as anti-in...


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 2012-08-12  58m
 
 

episode 23: Trinity and Creation: How Humans continue God's act of Creation


This is part two of Tony's talk on the Trinity and creativity. Having established the intrinsical creativity character of the Trinity, he moves onto the role of humanity in this creative process as 'trinitarian agents'. At the end of the talk, he address...


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 2012-06-06  41m
 
 

episode 22: Trinity and Creation: Why did God create the Cosmos?


This talk comes in two parts. In this the first part, Tony outlines why the creative act lies at the heart of the Trinitarian Godhead. He bases this part of the talk on Jonathan Edwards' great essay "The Ends for which God Created the Worlds". Look out f...


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 2012-06-05  1h3m
 
 

episode 21: Introducing the Trinity: How language reflects the Trinity


Tony introduces 'language' as the archetypal view of the Trinity. He argues that the 'Trinity' is the utterly novel invention of the Christian church - it is an enigma that is unique and central to the Christian belief system. We do well to peer into it....


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 2012-04-29  2h0m