The Expositors Collective

The Expositors Collective

The Expositors Collective is a growing network of pastors, leaders, and laypeople which exists to equip, encourage, and mentor the next generation of Christ-centered preachers. We provide resources through our weekly podcast, our two-day intentional training seminars, and interactive webinars.
Sermons Need a Through Line and They Need an Arc
The Expositors CollectiveApril 12, 202400:01:00

Sermons Need a Through Line and They Need an Arc

Heath Hardesty from Valley Community Church in Pleasanton, California explores the concept of "symphonic preaching" with Mike, and the value of emphasizing connections between the Old and New Testaments and their relevance today to all of life. Heath sees the wonder of the worl...

What People Really Want From Their Pastor
The Expositors CollectiveApril 11, 202400:00:19

What People Really Want From Their Pastor

Heath Hardesty from Valley Community Church in Pleasanton, California explores the concept of "symphonic preaching" with Mike, and the value of emphasizing connections between the Old and New Testaments and their relevance today to all of life. Heath sees the wonder of the worl...

How a great sermon is like a song
The Expositors CollectiveApril 10, 202400:00:49

How a great sermon is like a song

Heath Hardesty from Valley Community Church in Pleasanton, California explores the concept of "symphonic preaching" with Mike, and the value of emphasizing connections between the Old and New Testaments and their relevance today to all of life. Heath sees the wonder of the worl...

Heath Hardesty on Symphonic Preaching
The Expositors CollectiveApril 09, 202400:09:10

Heath Hardesty on Symphonic Preaching

Heath Hardesty from Valley Community Church in Pleasanton, California explores the concept of "symphonic preaching" with Mike, and the value of emphasizing connections between the Old and New Testaments and their relevance today to all of life. Heath sees the wonder of the worl...

Join Us for Our Next in-Person Training Event May 24th & 25th in Pleasanton, CA.
The Expositors CollectiveApril 09, 202400:00:39

Join Us for Our Next in-Person Training Event May 24th & 25th in Pleasanton, CA.

Heath Hardesty Invites you to attend the Expositors Collective in-person Training event on May 24th & 25th in Pleasanton CA. Register at Expositors.co

What is the greatest thing a preacher can do?
The Expositors CollectiveApril 08, 202400:00:44

What is the greatest thing a preacher can do?

Wesley Towne speaks about the 4 steps that he takes in his sermon preparation process to go from the passage to his own heart and then to people of his particular context and culture.  Expositors.co

Helping your congregation by knowing their context
The Expositors CollectiveApril 05, 202400:00:47

Helping your congregation by knowing their context

Wesley Towne speaks about the 4 steps that he takes in his sermon preparation process to go from the passage to his own heart and then to people of his particular context and culture.  Visit Expositors.co to support Expositors Collective

What is Biblical meditation?
The Expositors CollectiveApril 04, 202400:00:52

What is Biblical meditation?

Wesley Towne speaks about the 4 steps that he takes in his sermon preparation process to go from the passage to his own heart and then to people of his particular context and culture.  Visit Expositors.co to support Expositors Collective

What I've learned over 20 years of Bible teaching
The Expositors CollectiveApril 03, 202400:00:30

What I've learned over 20 years of Bible teaching

Wesley Towne speaks about the 4 steps that he takes in his sermon preparation process to go from the passage to his own heart and then to people of his particular context and culture.  Visit Expositors.co to support Expositors Collective

The Journey From the Ancient Text to the Contemporary Culture
The Expositors CollectiveApril 02, 202400:27:20

The Journey From the Ancient Text to the Contemporary Culture

Wesley Towne speaks about the 4 steps that he takes in his sermon preparation process to go from the passage to his own heart and then to people of his particular context and culture. Wesley lives in Davis, CA with his wife and chihuahua Lucy. He has planted two churches, both ...

Reading the Psalms Chronologically and Canonically
The Expositors CollectiveMarch 30, 202400:09:48

Reading the Psalms Chronologically and Canonically

Are the Psalms individual isolated poems that have no connection to one another, or are they a unified, edited story that we are supposed to notice? Wyatt Graham answers these questions and more in this conversation about how to think deeply about the Psalms, and what sort of c...

Thinking Deeply About the Bible Is Essential for Spiritual Growth
The Expositors CollectiveMarch 29, 202400:00:56

Thinking Deeply About the Bible Is Essential for Spiritual Growth

Are the Psalms individual isolated poems that have no connection to one another, or are they a unified, edited story that we are supposed to notice? Wyatt Graham answers these questions and more in this conversation about how to think deeply about the Psalms, and what sort of c...

Meaningful Connections Are Hard to Make in Today's World
The Expositors CollectiveMarch 28, 202400:01:16

Meaningful Connections Are Hard to Make in Today's World

Are the Psalms individual isolated poems that have no connection to one another, or are they a unified, edited story that we are supposed to notice? Wyatt Graham answers these questions and more in this conversation about how to think deeply about the Psalms, and what sort of c...

You can tell when someone stops learning
The Expositors CollectiveMarch 27, 202400:00:53

You can tell when someone stops learning

Are the Psalms individual isolated poems that have no connection to one another, or are they a unified, edited story that we are supposed to notice? Wyatt Graham answers these questions and more in this conversation about how to think deeply about the Psalms, and what sort of c...

The most eye opening moment in preaching
The Expositors CollectiveMarch 26, 202400:00:55

The most eye opening moment in preaching

Are the Psalms individual isolated poems that have no connection to one another, or are they a unified, edited story that we are supposed to notice? Wyatt Graham answers these questions and more in this conversation about how to think deeply about the Psalms, and what sort of c...

The ultimate goal of Scripture
The Expositors CollectiveMarch 23, 202400:00:43

The ultimate goal of Scripture

John Whittaker teaches a workshop in Temecula California on how the inductive Bible Study method helps to discover the divine and human author's meaning of a text. ExpositorsCollective.com

The two main sources of context for teaching the Bible
The Expositors CollectiveMarch 21, 202400:00:59

The two main sources of context for teaching the Bible

John Whittaker teaches a workshop in Temecula California on how the inductive Bible Study method helps to discover the divine and human author's meaning of a text. ExpositorsCollective.com

Our job as Bible students first and foremost
The Expositors CollectiveMarch 19, 202400:00:24

Our job as Bible students first and foremost

John Whittaker teaches a workshop in Temecula California on how the inductive Bible Study method helps to discover the divine and human author's meaning of a text. ExpositorsCollective.com

How to Discover the Author's Intended Meaning with John Whittaker
The Expositors CollectiveMarch 19, 202400:28:52

How to Discover the Author's Intended Meaning with John Whittaker

John Whittaker teaches a workshop in Temecula California on how the inductive Bible Study method helps to discover the divine and human author's meaning of a text. John Whittaker is a preacher, teacher and pastor. He holds theology and ministry degrees from Boise Bible College,...

Don't Give Up Just Because You Preached a Bad Sermon
The Expositors CollectiveMarch 18, 202400:01:00

Don't Give Up Just Because You Preached a Bad Sermon

David Guzik, the author of the Enduring Word commentary and YouTube Channel, engages in an insightful and friendly dialogue with Mike Neglia. They explore the intricate process of utilizing commentaries effectively in sermon preparation, emphasizing the importance of discernmen...

David Guzik on Disorganized Sermons
The Expositors CollectiveMarch 16, 202400:00:55

David Guzik on Disorganized Sermons

David Guzik, the author of the Enduring Word commentary and YouTube Channel, engages in an insightful and friendly dialogue with Mike Neglia. They explore the intricate process of utilizing commentaries effectively in sermon preparation, emphasizing the importance of discernmen...

David Guzik on Organization in Your Preaching
The Expositors CollectiveMarch 15, 202400:00:55

David Guzik on Organization in Your Preaching

David Guzik, the author of the Enduring Word commentary and YouTube Channel, engages in an insightful and friendly dialogue with Mike Neglia. They explore the intricate process of utilizing commentaries effectively in sermon preparation, emphasizing the importance of discernmen...

David Guzik on the Division Between Sermon Prep and Devotions
The Expositors CollectiveMarch 13, 202400:01:00

David Guzik on the Division Between Sermon Prep and Devotions

David Guzik, the author of the Enduring Word commentary and YouTube Channel, engages in an insightful and friendly dialogue with Mike Neglia. They explore the intricate process of utilizing commentaries effectively in sermon preparation, emphasizing the importance of discernmen...

David Guzik on How to Use Commentaries
The Expositors CollectiveMarch 12, 202400:00:56

David Guzik on How to Use Commentaries

David Guzik, the author of the Enduring Word commentary and YouTube Channel, engages in an insightful and friendly dialogue with Mike Neglia. They explore the intricate process of utilizing commentaries effectively in sermon preparation, emphasizing the importance of discernmen...

How much do we expect when reading Jesus' words?
The Expositors CollectiveMarch 08, 202400:00:39

How much do we expect when reading Jesus' words?

Many people consider Jesus to be a great teacher and preacher, but few actually realise just how incredible and multilayered His teachings actually were. In this episode of Expositors Collective, Mike speaks with Dr. Peter J. Williams, the principal of Tyndale House in Cambridg...