The Author

Erik Thoennes is professor and department chair of theology at Biola University/Talbot School of Theology, as well as a pastor at Grace Evangelical Free Church in La Mirada, California. He is the author of several books, including Life’s Biggest Questions: What the Bible Says about the Things That Matter Most (Crossway, 2011).

How Is Brokenness Different from Sin?

In this podcast, Erik Thoennes and Jeremy Treat discuss how to talk about the effects of sin, and they contrast brokenness and sin from

Parenting for Eternity amid 21st-Century Challenges

In this podcast, Erik and Donna Thoennes talk about

When You’re So Satisfied You’re Hungry

In this sermon on Psalm 63, Erik Thoennes preaches

Why We Play

I’m convinced that helping God’s people survive in a