Dr. Jonathan G. Smith
Also known as “The Rev’d Dr. Smitty,” his passion is to see people transformed through the Gospel, the liberating power of Jesus Christ. He is the senior minister of Redeemer Anglican Church of Orlando Fl and owner of Higher Purpose Coaching.
He is married to the love of his life, Ivey and has three kids.
You can read his full bio here.
About The Show
Grace on Fire is a gospel-inspired podcast empowering Christian men and women to apply God’s grace to life’s most challenging problems. The mission? To raise up ambassadors of grace to love LGBTQ People and Families in the church.
DECLARING GOD’S LIBERTY
Grace On Fire is a podcast dedicated to forging a third way in bringing the Gospel to the Gay Community. Hosted by Dr. Jonathan G. Smith, a.k.a “the Rev’d Dr. Smitty,” his passion is applying God’s grace to life’s most challenging problems. Driven by this passion and a desire to see Reformed Evangelicals lead the way as ambassadors of grace to Gay Christians, Grace On Fire is a podcast to guide the next generation to love LGBTQ+ people and families in the church.
What Fans Say About It
Grace On Fire has a great blend of serious theological know-how, practical theological application, and fun, humorous discussion.Trevor Smith
Millennials are the justice generation. On today’s episode, Pastor Jonathan explores the theme of Justice and asks, what does the Bible really have to say about justice? Millennials look at their world through a lens of justice. So is it possible that Evangelical’s treatment of LGBT+ people has led to their exodus from the church? The answer is yes. So how should we respond?
LGBT+ people sometimes criticize Evangelicals for lacking compassion for Queer people. To address this issue, Dr. Jonathan explores the interaction of Jesus and a leper to see how Jesus’ was motivated by compassion to cross social boundaries and love a man who was “unclean.”
What is Grace Nation all about? The answer is simple, the Gospel of Jesus Christ. But not everyone agrees on how to understand the Gospel concerning LGBTQ+/SSA People. To explain, Dr. Jonathan discusses how John 3:16 informs Grace Nation's values of compassion,...