Archive for the ‘Videos’ Category

  1. Conversation with David Platt on Global Persecution

    Posted on July 31st, 2014 by Jonathan

    Dan Darling (of the Ethics and Religious Liberty Commission) talks with David Platt about the persecution of Christians worldwide.

  2. Jon Akin Interviews David Platt

    Posted on July 24th, 2014 by Jonathan

    Jon Akin of Baptist21 interviewed David Platt on a variety of topics last month at the SBC Annual Meeting.

    For your convenience, here are some time markers for when each of the topics was covered:

    0:16 – prosperity, radical giving, and the gospel
    2:32 – the gospel and social action
    5:58 – addressing both physical and spiritual need
    7:33 – global missions vs. local ministry?
    10:44 – being part of the SBC
    13:10 – should we re-structure missions/funding models?

  3. What is Legalism?

    Posted on July 9th, 2014 by Eric Parker

    Pastor David discusses legalism, its dangers, and how to avoid it. To access this message in its entirety, click here.

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    Family Worship in the Platt House

    Posted on July 2nd, 2014 by Eric Parker

    In discussing the blessing of having regular family worship, Pastor David describes for us a typical night at the Platt house including “silly songs.”

    Go here to access this sermon, “The Gospel for Generations Past and Future,” in it’s entirety.

    To help in this area of family worship, we provide Family Worship Guides for free on our website. Simply go to any individual sermon from 2010–present (under the Resource tab) and click on the Materials dropdown box. Go here to view a sample.

    Family Worship Guides were created to help you read, study the Bible, pray, and worship together as a family. These guides also include helpful tips for making family worship appropriate for children of different ages. Adapt them to fit your particular situation.

  5. Registration Now Open for Radical Intensive!

    Posted on June 26th, 2014 by David Burnette

    Registration for the Radical Intensive is now open! The upcoming gathering will take place on October 12-15, 2014. You may notice that the event has moved from the Spring to the Fall, so go ahead and mark your calendar–spots are limited. Go here to register.

    This is a gathering for pastors and church leaders for the purpose of thinking through the role of the local church in global disciple-making. For more, see the video below …

    Go here for answers to the following questions …

    • What is the Radical Intensive?
    • Why should I attend the Radical Intensive?
    • Who can attend the Radical Intensive?
    • What should we expect to experience during the Radical Intensive?
  6. Reminder from Cross – #PrayForWorkers

    Posted on June 10th, 2014 by Jonathan

    “And he said to them, ‘The harvest is plentiful, but the laborers are few. Therefore pray earnestly to the Lord of the harvest to send out laborers into his harvest.’” (Luke 10:2)

    If you went to CROSS Conference this past December, they’d love to hear how the Lord has led you since. So if you’re going anywhere in the next 2 years (short or long term), email and tell them about … it could be that your story serves to encourage others in an exciting CROSS project. Go here for more info.

    If you missed the conference this past December, you can see all the talks at Below is Pastor David’s message, “Mobilizing God’s Army for the Great Commission.”

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    Only One Way To God?

    Posted on June 5th, 2014 by Eric Parker

    David Platt helps us gain some much needed perspective when we ask the question “Why is there only one way to God?” Go here to access this message in its entirety.

  8. Church and Kingdom

    Posted on May 19th, 2014 by Eric Parker

    In Secret Church 9, “The Body of Christ”, Pastor David helps us think through the difference between the Church and the Kingdom of God. To access this Secret Church it in its entirety, click here.

  9. Let Everything that has Breath Praise the Lord!

    Posted on May 15th, 2014 by Eric Parker

    Pastor David quoting from the Psalms, calls God’s people to give God glory. You can find this message in its entirety by going here.

  10. The Gospel and Homosexuality

    Posted on May 6th, 2014 by Eric Parker

    In Secret Church 11, “Family, Marriage, Sex, and the Gospel”, Pastor David addresses the topic of homosexuality in order to help us think through this topic biblically. Go here to view SC 11 in its entirety.