Sexy Deconstruction?

with Derek Turner & Jason Clark

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Matt Chandler, a pastor, and writer, recently used the phrase “a sexy fad” when describing the deconstruction movement. Derek and Jason highlight his statement to dive into the nature of their own deconstruction and reconstruction. They have become even more convinced that God is in the restoration business. This podcast dives into sin, grace, reconciliation, and God’s love for all His kids, the church deep and wide.

Ultimately, the guys kick off season three embracing Rom 8:38-29 “For I am convinced that neither death nor life, neither angels nor demons, neither the present nor the future, nor any powers, neither height nor depth, nor anything else in all creation, will be able to separate us from the love of God that is in Christ Jesus our Lord.”

QUOTES

“If our deconstruction can get us to expose the cornerstone that is Jesus, now we have something to build upon.” Derek

“God is actually in the restoration business…”

“I’m convinced the billion-soul harvest is actually happening right now in the deconstruction movement.” Jason

“Deconstruction is the revival that evangelicals have been praying for, for years.” Derek

“God is a reconciling, redeeming, restoring God; His death leads to resurrection, and to me, deconstruction is an invitation to know this God more fully.” Jason

“I am so convinced Jesus is walking down every road with every one of us that it isn’t possible to leave Jesus.” Jason

 

Podcast intro and outro music by Wilde Assembly

Derek Turner Follower of Jesus, in love with @sarahjturner, father to @caro.turn & @kaaatters, owner of Milo, pastor @rivercharlotte. Amazed by Grace www.rivercharlotte.com

Jason Clark is a writer, speaker, and lead communicator at A Family Story ministries. His mission is to encourage sons and daughters to grow sure in the love of an always-good heavenly Father. He and his wife, Karen, live in North Carolina with their three children.

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