Monthly Archives: February 2020

[RadCast] The Fasting God Ignored :::

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Consumerism and Church

Consumer culture is a profound problem for contemporary religious belief and practice. Beyond the excesses of consumerism lie cultural dynamics that incline people to engage religious belief as if they were consumer commodities. – Vincent Miller, Consuming Religion: Christian Faith … Continue reading

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[RadCast] Bread of Life & Moldy Whoppers :::

Jesus said “I am the bread of life. Whoever comes to me will never go hungry…” (John 6:35). Our spiritual diets leave us empty and void. He knows that & invites our souls to be nourished.

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[RadCast] Helping Families in Mental Illness :::

God is a healer, and the church is to be the hands of healing for people in need. As you know, our family has been on quite the journey, yet the support of the church has made the healing of … Continue reading

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[RadCast] Bad days, seeking God, getting help:::

All of us have bad days, feeling abandoned by people and God. No matter what, we always run back to the Lord. Our self-talk shifts as we focus on God’s faithfulness even when it doesn’t feel like it. However… sometimes … Continue reading

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[RadCast] Grapes:::

I don’t know much about vines and branches, but I do know about grapes. Jesus said “I’m the grape vine, you’re a grape branch, and the plan is for you to make more grapes” (my loose paraphrase of John 15:1-2)

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[RadCast] Loving the Intangible :::

The Apostle Peter says “though you have not seen him (Jesus), you love him…” how does that work for His followers? How does that work for a world that needs to see Jesus? (1 Peter 1:8-9)

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[RadCast] Following Jesus just for today

Discipleship is a daily, moment by moment decision to take a path with built in highs and lows. Nonetheless, Jesus is faithful. Are we? (1 Peter 1:13-16)

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[RadCast] Monday Prayer:

Jesus, help me know you better — to see, to be enlightened, to be empowered, and to have HOPE. Hope is God’s point of view on our (Ephesians 1:17-19a)

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[RadCast] – Mental Illness & The Body/Spirit Consideration

Blaming mental illness exclusively on demonic forces or personal sin totally discounts the fact that we are spirit, soul, and body. All three parts of us can get messed up in this broken world — without the help of demons. … Continue reading

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