Jen Wilkin is a speaker, writer, and teacher of women's Bible studies. She has organized and led studies for women in home, church, and parachurch contexts. Jen serves on staff at the Village Church in Flower Mound, Texas.

Knowing Faith podcast

Women of the Word

In His Image

None Like Him

1 Peter - A Living Hope in Christ

God of Creation - A Study of Genesis 1-11


Matthew Smith is a Nashville-based singer-songwriter who writes brand new melodies to centuries-old hymn texts, helping guide people into emotionally honest worship. He is a founding member of the Indelible Grace community, whose work has drawn acclaim across denominational lines and is used in churches around the world.

Matthew's website can be found here where you can listen to and buy Matthew's albums

More about Emotionally Honest worship can be found here


Ray serves as founding pastor of Grace Community Church of Dawsonville, GA and as president of Nourished in the Word Ministries. He has served four congregations over three decades of pastoral ministry and for fifteen years, he has led Nourished in the Word. Ray has published several books and holds theological degrees from New Orleans Baptist Theological Seminary (M.Div.) and The Southern Baptist Theological Seminary (D.Min.). He is married to Lori and they are blessed with six daughters and four grandchildren. Ray has long been a Spurgeon enthusiast, and his doctoral thesis focused on the marriage and spirituality of Charles and Susannah Spurgeon.



John Onwuchekwa (MA, Dallas Theological Seminary) serves as pastor of Cornerstone Church in Atlanta, GA. He is a council member for the Gospel Coalition and a contributor to the book 15 Things Seminary Couldn't Teach Me.

To learn more about the church John serves visit

To purchase John's book Prayer - How Praying Together Shapes The Church, click here


Greg (MDiv, The Southern Baptist Theological Seminary) is senior pastor at Third Avenue Baptist Church in Louisville, Kentucky. He is the author of What Is the Gospel?, Why Trust the Bible? Who is Jesus?James: A 12-Week Study, and is the co-author (with Kevin DeYoung) of What Is the Mission of the Church?

What Is the Gospel? can be found here



Jonathan is the editorial director for 9Marks. After doing undergraduate and graduate degrees in political science, Jonathan began his career in journalism where he worked as an editor for an international economics magazine in Washington, D. C. Since his call to ministry, Jonathan has earned a master of divinity and a Ph.D. in theology and worked as an interim pastor. He also serves as an elder at Cheverly Baptist Church in Cheverly, Maryland. Jonathan teaches for a number of seminaries, including The Southern Baptist Theological Seminary, Southeastern Baptist Theological Seminary, and the Reformed Theological Seminary.

For more on 9Marks visit

Jonathan's latest book, How the Nations Rage: Rethinking Faith and Politics in a Divided Age, can be purchased here




Bob serves as the Director of Sovereign Grace Music. He’s written two books: Worship Matters (published 2008 by Crossway) and True Worshipers (published 2015 by Crossway). Through conferences, seminars, and his blog, Worship Matters, he seeks to equip pastors, musicians, and songwriters in the theology and practice of congregational worship. He also oversees the production of Sovereign Grace Music albums. He currently has the joy of being a pastor at Sovereign Grace Church of Louisville.

Worship Matters can be purchased here

True Worshipers can be purchased here

Prayers of the Saints Live can be purchased here


Matt serves as Pastoral Assistant at Capitol Hill Baptist Church in Washington, D.C.

Matt writes Christ-centered songs for churches. His goal is to compose hymns that express glorious truths about God with singable and timeless melodies. Matt’s music reflects the full spectrum of the Christian life, from sorrowful yearning to joyful hope. 

Visit Matt's website here 

David Mathis' article - Not a Hillsong to Die On

Bob Kauflin's article - Singing Songs from Questionable Sources

Carl Truman's article - What Can Miserable Christian's Sing?

9Marks Weekender information can be found here

August 29, 2018

Episode 1 - Trailer

Reclamation: Worship exists to reclaim a biblical view of worship for the Church