John D. Martin lives in southern Pennsylvania. He has been an apologist for the Kingdom of God through teaching and preaching. He has been deeply involved in Shippensburg Christian Fellowship, and he compiled Hymns of the Church.
A listener commented “I love the theology and cannot stand the exclusivity” in reference to John’s episode “The Kingdom of God in Anabaptist Thought.” John affirms the existence of other Kingdom Christians. His comments also clarify what…
John’s comments about why he wears clothes that identify him with conservative Anabaptists take a new turn when the words “salvation issue” enter the…
Years ago John taught the book of Luke in a high school classroom. This launched his journey of faith into what he terms “voluntary poverty,” or non-accumulation of wealth. In this episode he shares some practical parts of this journey and…
Is the kingdom message socialism? What does the New Testament say about interest and lending? What about interest on business loans? And what really is laying up treasures in heaven? John calls us back to the willingness to give and share as…
What are the basic ideas for understanding how Christians should value and relate to money? John D. Martin points us to the Old Testament year of Jubilee and Jesus’s teachings about laying up treasures. He challenges us to embrace Jesus’s values…