Podcast: Come And Reason with Tim Jennings, MD 2024

This is a weekly, 15-minute talk-show in which Dr. Jennings answers questions on topics regarding mental health and interpersonal relationships.

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Executive Producer – Come And Reason Ministries. Producer, host, and editor – Charles Mills.

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January 2
Episode 1: Forgiveness Part 2
Dr. Jennings has revealed four myths concerning forgiveness. On this podcast he adds to the list, presenting a clear picture of what true forgiveness really is—and what it isn’t.
January 9
Episode 2: A New Command to Love
In the time of Christ, “God’s People” knew all about the law. But then Jesus added a new command which revealed the foundation truth upon which all of God’s laws are built.
January 16
Episode 3: Why We Need the Holy Spirit
We sing about Him, pray about Him, and some even talk to Him. But do we really understand what he is? Dr. Jennings shares insights concerning the Holy Spirit.
January 23
Episode 4: How Parents Represent God to Their Children
As if parenting wasn’t hard enough, Dr. Jennings shines a bright light on an often overlooked element of being someone’s mom or dad. But don’t worry, you’re not alone.
January 30
Episode 5: The Casualties of War – Part 1
“Why do bad things happen to good people?” This question in on the lips of many these days. Dr. Jennings looks to the Bible to find the answer.
February 6
Episode 6: The Casualties of War – Part 2
The battle between good and evil isn’t a local conflict. It’s universal. It’s not about power. It’s about love and discipline. With God, those two are one and the same.
February 13
Episode 7: The Casualties of War – Part 3
The devil would have us walking the path that leads to death. But God wants us firmly on the path to life. To do so, He sometimes suspends the consequences of sin … for a time.
February 20
Episode 8: The Way of Death – Part 1
“There’s a way that seems right to a man, but in the end it leads to death.” What is that “way?” How can we tell if we’re on it? Dr. Jennings offers guidance and suggestions.
February 27
Episode 9: The Way of Death – Part 2
If God isn’t threatening to destroy the unrepentant, then what will He do to those who reject Him? He takes the only loving action He can. Dr. Jennings explains.
March 5
Episode 10: God’s Wrath vs Satan’s Wrath
Seems God doesn’t just get mad. He’s gets “filled-with-wrath” mad. Since God is our example, so should, too, right? What’s it look like when we have the “wrath of God” in our hearts?
March 12
Episode 11: God’s Old Testamen Law
What exactly did God have in mind when we created His Old Testament laws? Were they a test of belief? Do those laws condemn us to hell when we don’t follow them as God intended?
March 19
Episode 12: Types of Depression
Most people, if they were honest, would admit to experiencing depression. Dr. Jennings says there’s more than one type of depression and we really should understand the differences.
March 26
Episode 13: Coming Out of the Shadows
Dr. Jennings reads a chapter from his groundbreaking book “Could It Be This Simple. We meet a young lady who discovered hope beyond fear, uncertainty, and self-loathing. So can we.

<!-- April 4 Episode 14: Human Sexuality Part 6 - More Questions Teens Ask Dr. Jennings ends his six-part series on human sexuality by answering the tough questions teens ask concerning intimacy and interaction with others. MP3 April 11 Episode 15: Sexual Abuse Part 1 - Cause and Effect Sexual abuse is a global tragedy. We’re all victims in one way or another. Why does it exist and how do we begin to deal with its many repercussions. MP3 April 18 Episode 16: Sexual Abuse Part 2 - Hidden Damage Sexual abuse creates many issues in a person’s life. Some are obvious. Some are hidden. All are life-altering. Dr. Jennings identifies the most destructive and how to address them. MP3 April 25 Episode 17: Sexual Abuse Part 3 - True Love What is true love? How does it act? Dr. Jennings provides hope for those who’ve been sexually abused and opens the door of understanding and eventual healing. MP3 May 2 Episode 18: Unity Versus Division in Today’s Society These days, the whole idea of living in unity within a society seems to be a fading fantasy. But, not all of this division is a bad thing. According to Dr. Jennings, it can even be a God thing. MP3 May 9 Episode 19: Tithing "'Bring the whole tithe into the storehouse, that there may be food in my house. Test me in this,' says the Lord Almighty." Pay tithe, get blessings. Great! Or are we missing a bigger picture? MP3 May 16 Episode 20: How to Be a Member of God’s Family "I’m so glad I’m a part, of the family of God." Beautiful old song with a beautiful, hopeful message. But it begs the question: "What does it mean to be a part of the family of God?" MP3 May 23 Episode 21: Covid and the Human Brain Covid and the human brain. What happens when they join forces and is there hope when they do? Dr. Jennings shares his perspective on the disease and the world’s response to it.T MP3 May 30 Episode 22: Cursed Ground, Men Ruling Over Women, and God Killing People Dr. Jennings stands before a live audience and offers his perspective on difficult Biblical issues such as: Did God curse the ground, kill people, and say men should rule over women? MP3 June 6 Episode 23: Raising the Wicked and Consuming Fire "Why would God raise the dead only to kill them again?" Dr. Jennings begins with a short review of the end time using a computer metaphor and the writings of Ellen White. MP3 June 13 Episode 24: Seal of God, Mark of the Beast, and Homosexuality What is the Seal of God and the Mark of the Beast? Plus, Dr. Jennings offers powerful insights into how Christians should relate to homosexuality in today’s world. MP3 June 20 Episode 25: Homosexuality and the Christian How should Christians understand homosexuality in today’s world? Dr. Jennings uses the Bible to uncover some hiding-in-plane-sight truths on this controversial subject. MP3 June 27 Episode 26: The Power of Belief If you’ve ever wanted Dr. Jennings to visit your home, sit down with you beside a crackling fire, and read to you some of his writings, want no more. MP3 July 4 Episode 27: Victory Through Intimate Love Dr. Jennings recently wrote a blog that included these words: "This is our power… that enables us to break away from the fear and selfishness of this world." What is it and how do we get it? MP3 July 11 Episode 28: Seeking The Kingdom Of God "But seek ye first the Kingdom of God, and his righteousness; and all of these things will be added unto you" (Matthew 6:33, KJV). But where, exactly, should we start seeking? MP3 July 18 Episode 29: Revealing The Lawless One The Bible mentions that "The Lawless One" will be revealed. We may be tempted to ask, "Which one? There are so many!" Dr. Jennings shares what the Bible means. It’s not pretty. MP3 July 25 Episode 30: Questions & Answers Forgiving someone who has wronged us, guilt over a wayward child, and forgetting more as we age. Dr. Jennings uses God’s Word to answer some tough questions from listeners. MP3 August 1 Episode 31: Our High Priest Jesus says goodbye to His disciples, rises up into the clouds, and life on this earth goes on. We know what’s happening down here on this planet. But, what is Jesus doing these days? MP3 August 8 Episode 32: The Con Of Consensus Statements Are consensus statements more valuable than just one person’s opinion? After all, there are more minds behind them. Dr. Jennings identifies the dangerous truth about such conclusions. MP3 August 15 Episode 33: The Old Testament And Modern Teaching How has the Old Testament impacted modern teaching? More to the point, how should it? Dr. Jennings makes the connections that can bring fresh understanding from ancient sources. MP3 August 22 Episode 34: What We Believe - Part 1 Come and Reason is an international ministry with a global outreach. So, what are they globally outreaching? What are the beliefs that form the foundation of this ministries’ mission? MP3 August 29 Episode 35: What We Believe - Part 2 Come and Reason Ministries is built on a solid foundation of Bible-based beliefs that can transform one’s understanding of who God is and how God acts. Dr.Jennings explains. MP3 September 5 Episode 36: The Destroyer Within We spend a lot of time and energy protecting ourselves and our families from outside threats. But Dr. Jennings suggests that there are dangers a whole lot closer to home. MP3 September 12 Episode 37: The Law Of Liberty God's love for us is unique in some very important ways. We’d do well to understand and faithfully reflect that love here on earth. Dr. Jennings reveals its many benefits. MP3 September 19 Episode 38: Shadow People Violating that law of liberty brings about 1.) the destruction of love, and 2.) the incitement of rebellion. But, there’s a third predictable and unpleasant consequence. MP3 September 26 Episode 39: The Law Of Love We’ve all heard about Hollywood’s version of love. We’ve all witnessed Satan’s distortion of love. But what was—and is—God’s ideal for love? Dr. Jennings explains. MP3 October 3 Episode 40: Love’s Counterfeits Part 1 We think we have a pretty good handle on what love is. After all, we’ve been in it, right? Well, maybe not. Dr. Jennings identifies some destructive love counterfeits to avoid. MP3 October 10 Episode 41: Love’s Counterfeits Part 2 Love isn’t controlling. Love isn’t eroticism. And love isn’t dependency. These have a nasty habit of destroying love. Many such love counterfeits take root in childhood. MP3 October 17 Episode 42: Faith Fact or Fiction Whether you hop an airliner, visit a doctor, or walk across the street, you’re exercising faith. What about your relationship with God. Do you have true faith in Him, too? MP3 October 24 Episode 43: Restoring Order Part 1 Self-esteem is built on many foundations. Some are dependable. Some, not so much. Dr. Jennings says there are times when we need to allow God to restore order in our lives. MP3 October 31 Episode 44: Restoring Order Part 2 Guilt—that great emotional separator that keeps us from being where we need to be and where God wants us to be: held safely in His arms. According to Dr. Jennings, there are two types. MP3 November 7 Episode 45: Politics and the Gospel Politics. Should we Christians even get involved in politics? Should we write about it, study it, and become a part of the divisive dialog that’s taking place? Dr. Jennings offers guidance. MP3 November 14 Episode 46: Five Requirements for Physical and Spiritual Health We all want to be strong and happy when it comes to our physical health. But, what about our spiritual well-being? Are there things we can do to strengthen it; to make it more joyful? MP3 November 21 Episode 47: How Christians Betray Jesus We all know the story of Judas and how he betrayed Christ. “We’d never do that,” we tell ourselves. Well, not so fast, Dr. Jennings says. We might be betraying Jesus right now! MP3 November 28 Episode 48: Fighting the Good Fight There’s a beautiful promise in the Bible concerning those who fight the “good fight.” So, how does one fight the good fight? What weapons are involved? Who or what exactly is the enemy? MP3 December 5 Episode 49: Spiritual Warfare - Part 1 Each day, we come face to face with what Dr. Jennings calls “Spiritual Warfare.” Like it or not, we’re all involved in one way or another. But, there’s help waiting right nearby. MP3 December 12 Episode 50: Spiritual Warfare - Part 2 Battles for the human soul are not waged as the world wages war. Spiritual warfare includes attacks on our ability to reason, our conscience, and our willingness to worship. MP3 December 19 Episode 51: Spiritual Warfare - Part 3 God is working overtime to heal the damage from our battles with sin. His weapons of choice? Truth and His beautiful Laws of Love. With Him at our side, victory is ours. MP3 December 26 Episode 52: Forgiveness - Part 1 “What is forgiveness? Does it require a contrite offender? Does it excuse the wrong? Do we become more vulnerable? Dr. Jennings explores these and other forgiveness myths. MP3 -->