59 minutes | Mar 23, 2021

Episode 51 Frank Viola and Brian Russell on the Kingdom of God and the Parable of the Sower

In this week's episode, Brian is a guest conversation partner with Frank Viola on his Insurgence podcast. Frank and Brian talk about the meaning of the Parable of the Sower within Mark's Gospel and reflect on its implications for missional living today.

Brian will serve as Frank's conversation partner of his series on references to the Kingdom in the Gospels over much of 2021. Check out Frank's podcast at https://theinsurgence.org/podcast/ 


FRANK VIOLA is a bestselling author, A-list blogger, and popular conference speaker. Viola has written over 12 books released by major Christian publishers (Thomas Nelson, Tyndale, David C. Cook, Baker, etc.). 8 of them have been bestsellers. His ministry is known as “The Deeper Journey.”

Viola’s mission is to help serious followers of Jesus know their Lord more deeply so they can experience real transformation and make a lasting impact.

Selected Books by Frank (https://amzn.to/3kZKuBH):

Insurgence: Reclaiming the Gospel of the Kingdom https://amzn.to/3nUClAp

From Eternity to Here: Rediscovering the Ageless Purpose of God https://amzn.to/2HvTiS6


Jesus Manifesto: Restoring the Supremacy and Sovereignty of Jesus (w/ Leonard Sweet) https://amzn.to/3m6DcxA

Pagan Christianity?: Exploring the Roots of Our Church Practices (w/ George Barna) https://amzn.to/2IZixgC

Reimagining Church: Pursuing the Dream of Organic Christianity https://amzn.to/2IWB4tX

Where can listeners find you online?


Connect with Brian Russell:

Information about Brian’s Fall 2021 book Centering Prayer: How Sitting Quietly in God’s Presence Can Change Your Life www.centeringprayerbook.com


Twitter: @briandrussell


Instagram: @yourprofessorforlife


Coaching for Pastors: www.deepdivespirituality.com


Business and Life Coaching: www.drbrianrussellcoaching.com


Brian Russell’s Book on the Missional Interpretation of Scripture:

(Re)Aligning with God: Reading Scripture for Church and World https://amzn.to/3qln258

Links to Amazon are affiliate links. Dr. Russell receives a small payment if you order resources through these links. There is no additional cost to you. Thank you for supporting the podcast through your purchases.

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