๐ŸŽ™๏ธ Aaron Salvato

๐ŸŽ™๏ธ Aaron Salvato

CGN Podcasting Director

Aaron Salvato is the founder GoodLion Ministries & the GoodLion Podcast Network, and also serves as CGNโ€™s Content Strategy Director. Previously he worked in youth ministry for over a decade, serving as a middle school pastor, high school pastor, and bible college teacher. He has a huge passion to reach the youth of today with The Gospel and to find innovative ways to do ministry in this cultural moment. He and his wife Brooklynn currently serve Jesus in Oklahoma City.


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Answering Questions From Pastors About Doubt & Deconstruction - (with Johnny Zacchio)
- The GoodLion PodcastDecember 04, 202300:33:3029.27 MB

Answering Questions From Pastors About Doubt & Deconstruction - (with Johnny Zacchio)

In today's episode, we delve into a profound conversation with my friend, Pastor Johnny Zacchio. Johnny brings some pertinent pastoral questions about the subject of doubt and deconstruction, which is a significant issue for many within the church today. His questions fo...

Doubt & Deconstruction: Ministering to the Next Generation with Compassion and Grace (Nick Cady & Aaron Salvato)
- The GoodLion PodcastNovember 27, 202301:20:5344.89 MB

Doubt & Deconstruction: Ministering to the Next Generation with Compassion and Grace (Nick Cady & Aaron Salvato)

Hey folks, I am super excited to share with you the full audio of a workshop that Nick Cady and I put together for CGN. In this workshop, we dive deep into the topic of doubt and deconstruction. The goal of this workshop is to help Christians and ministry leaders understan...

Serve Like Jesus
- The GoodLion PodcastNovember 13, 202301:00:5855.82 MB

Serve Like Jesus

๐ŸŽ™๏ธ Welcome to the latest episode of our podcast, where our host, Aaron Salvato, digs deep into the heart of servanthood, inspired by the incredible actions of Jesus himself. As a powerful sermon Aaron shared at the Good Lion School of Discipleship, this episode guides us throu...

Exploring The Major Views On Eschatology - Nick Cady
- The GoodLion PodcastOctober 30, 202301:22:46113.68 MB

Exploring The Major Views On Eschatology - Nick Cady

Aaron is joined by his long time friend Nick Cady, to dive deep into the fascinating theological topic of eschatology. Eschatology is a topic that often leaves many Christians feeling confused and overwhelmed. With its complexities and differing perspectives, it's no won...

Returning To The King - Do you see Him merely as Savior... or as Lord? | Brian Higgins & Aaron Salvato
- The GoodLion PodcastOctober 23, 202300:44:1340.49 MB

Returning To The King - Do you see Him merely as Savior... or as Lord? | Brian Higgins & Aaron Salvato

As followers of Jesus, we often begin our journey with a fairly simplistic view of who He is - a divine savior who absolves us of our sins and provides a comforting presence in our lives. But as our faith deepens, we start to realize that there's so much more to Him. In this ep...

Re-Centering on Jesus: Purpose, Hope, and Regaining Childlike Wonder | Brian Higgins & Aaron Salvato
- The GoodLion PodcastOctober 16, 202300:59:2654.42 MB

Re-Centering on Jesus: Purpose, Hope, and Regaining Childlike Wonder | Brian Higgins & Aaron Salvato

In this episode, Brian and Aaron reunite after a long time off from recording together. The two friends help each other rekindle their fervor for Jesus and share their journey with the listeners. Amidst the bustle of their lives, which includes navigating changes in their care...

Progressive Dispensationalism, Eschatology Reimagined - With Dr. Darrell Bock
- The GoodLion PodcastJuly 31, 202301:37:3789.38 MB

Progressive Dispensationalism, Eschatology Reimagined - With Dr. Darrell Bock

Welcome, theology nerds and seekers! On this season 9 finale, we're diving deep into the world of dispensationalism. Whether you're a seasoned theologian or a fresh-faced learner, we've got something for you! Our guests are Mike Dente, Senior Pastor of Calvary Chapel Paris, Fra...

Why Does Yahweh Seem So Angry in the Old Testament? - (GoodLion Classic Episode)
- The GoodLion PodcastJuly 10, 202301:24:3677.46 MB

Why Does Yahweh Seem So Angry in the Old Testament? - (GoodLion Classic Episode)

This week we're thrilled to revisit an important conversation with one of our longest-running and most cherished guests, Dr. Gerry Breshears. Gerry, a beloved Seminary Professor and mentor to many, joins us again to wrestle with the difficult but essential topic of God's judgme...

Jesus' Death: Failure or Victory? - (Classic GoodLion Episode)
- The GoodLion PodcastJuly 03, 202300:27:3425.25 MB

Jesus' Death: Failure or Victory? - (Classic GoodLion Episode)

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Getting Honest About Depression and the Christian Church - With Wesley Towne (Classic GoodLion Episode)
- The GoodLion PodcastJune 26, 202301:20:2573.64 MB

Getting Honest About Depression and the Christian Church - With Wesley Towne (Classic GoodLion Episode)

Join Aaron and Brian as they tackle one of the hardest topics facing Christians and the church today: depression. In this honest and illuminating episode, they sit down with pastor Wesley Towne who has spent years ministering to those struggling with mental illness. This epi...

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Q&A: The Kingdom Advances Through Obedience, Not Escapism
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Q&A: The Kingdom advances through Missionaries, Not Separation from sinners!
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Q&A: The Kingdom Advances Through The Church, Not Through Force/Violence
GoodLion TheologyFebruary 02, 202200:37:28

Q&A: The Kingdom Advances Through The Church, Not Through Force/Violence

Bible-teacher Aaron Salvato has a discussion with students Julianne Foster, Tim Cass, Zach Owens, and Kayla Reed about the Kingdom and how it does not advance through force, but through the preaching of the Gospel!

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GoodLion TheologyFebruary 02, 202200:20:41

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How does a Kingdom advance normally? Through the sword. Violence, war, and bloodshed. Jesus' Kingdom is much different. The Kingdom of Heaven does not advance through the sword, but rather through something much more powerful: preaching and the Gospel. It advances in this way: ...

Q&A - The Kingdom Advances In Our Hearts
GoodLion TheologyJanuary 25, 202200:35:47

Q&A - The Kingdom Advances In Our Hearts

Bible-teacher Aaron Salvato has a discussion with students Julianne Foster, Tim Cass, Zach Owens, and Kayla Reed about the Kingdom and how it does not advance in our self interests, but in our hearts!

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GoodLion TheologyJanuary 25, 202200:09:46

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