Scott Hoezee

Co-host
Groundwork

Scott Hoezee joined Groundwork as a co-host in 2012. He also serves as the Director of the Center for Excellence in Preaching at Calvin Theological Seminary. Prior to his work at Calvin Seminary, Scott served as pastor in two western Michigan congregations in the Christian Reformed Church of North America. A graduate of Calvin Theological Seminary, Scott has authored several books including Proclaim the Wonder: Preaching Science on Sunday (2003) and Remember Creation (1998). Scott and his wife, Rosemary, have two children. He enjoys bird watching, snorkeling, and exploring the beauties and wonders of God’s great creation.

Recent Episodes featuring Scott Hoezee:

Cultivating Faith: Post-Resurrection Appearances of ChristMay 13 , 2022

Follow: Jesus on the Shore

Jesus is in the ordinary and he’s willing to fellowship with us right where we’re at. We cultivate our faith when our focus stays on the resurrected Jesus and his simple command for us to follow him.

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Cultivating Faith: Post-Resurrection Appearances of ChristMay 6 , 2022

Believe: Jesus and the Disciples

Find assurance that Jesus is ready and willing to meet us wherever we are in our faith journey and receive encouragement for times when believing in Jesus isn’t easy.

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Cultivating Faith: Post-Resurrection Appearances of ChristApril 29 , 2022

Understand: Jesus on the Road

Discover how the Holy Spirit helps us cultivate our faith yet today as we develop a greater understanding of God and his ways through Scripture.

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Cultivating Faith: Post-Resurrection Appearances of ChristApril 22 , 2022

Experience: Jesus and the Women

Study Jesus’ encounters with his female followers, and later his disciples, on that very first Easter day and experience that Jesus is Immanuel, God with us.

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The Cross of JesusApril 15 , 2022

Crucified and Raised to Life with Christ

Salvation by faith is a gift, but it’s not just something that happens to us. We participate in both Christ’s death and resurrection.

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The Cross of JesusApril 8 , 2022

The Crucifixion of Jesus Christ

The story of Jesus’ crucifixion is so important to the message of salvation that we find an account of it in each of the four gospels. Let's study this beautiful tapestry of perspectives to remember the significance of what Jesus accomplished on the cross.

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The Cross of JesusApril 1 , 2022

The Complete Sufficiency of the Cross

When Christ died on the cross, he paid our debts in full. Let's study scriptures that help us remember why Christ’s sacrifice is completely sufficient to satisfy God’s wrath.

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The Cross of JesusMarch 25 , 2022

The Paradox of the Cross

​The cross is a paradox. By human standards, it shouldn’t make sense, it shouldn’t work, and yet, it does. Let's study the paradox of the cross and explore what it looks like to live in light of this paradox.

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The Cross of JesusMarch 18 , 2022

The Shame of the Cross

Jesus had no sin, yet he too knew shame— the shame of the cross. Let's revisit how Jesus experienced shame and unpack why it was necessary for our salvation.

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The Cross of JesusMarch 11 , 2022

The Curse of the Cross

We were rightly cursed by God for our failure to keep his covenant, but Jesus became that curse to pay our debt. Let's consider the implications of this truth for our lives of faith today.

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The Cross of JesusMarch 4 , 2022

Why Jesus Had to Die on a Cross

Slow down and once again ask, “why?” Take time to remember what went wrong and reflect on the meaning of Jesus Christ's awful death on the cross to remember God's love for us.

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Ecclesiastes: Wisdom for LifeFebruary 25 , 2022

Finding Meaning in Life and the Passing of Time

Learn how our understanding of time can help us engage wisely in all seasons of life and discover encouragement and advice for finding hope and meaning in life.

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