Transform: What’s the Purpose Behind Your Business?

(The following was originally published at’ve been thinking a lot lately about the issue of “purpose”. We really need to have the reason why we do what we do nailed down. Now, everybody wants to have a crystal clear purpose for their business, but as believers in Christ, that should be a much different process than it is for others. We have clear instructions from our Savior as to how to go about it.This is a quick encouragement from the scriptures about this issue. It's … [Read more...]

The Big Picture 67: The Feminization of the Church, part 1

Welcome to the Big Picture Podcast, I’m Joel Fieri and I’m back to hopefully bring come clarity and keep the conversation going about what’s happening today in the Church and greater society. And, I’m not alone this week. I recently had the opportunity to sit down with Dave Murrow, author of Why Men Hate Going to Church and host of the Church for Men podcast, along with e2 media network’s own Jefferson Drexler, to discuss the “Feminization of Today’s Church”. With so many people today hesitant t … [Read more...]

Summit Lecture Series: The Historical Record of Muhammad and Islam with Nabeel Qureshi

As we examine how true Islam is and the accuracy of its claims, we need to look at the “Historical Muhammad”. The earliest biography we have on Muhammad’s life is Sirat Rasul-Allah, by Ibn Ishaq, written in 770 AD.Now, compare this date with the earliest historical writings we have about Jesus Christ. The earliest canonized Gospel account we have about Christ was written at about 70 AD. However, Paul writes about Jesus’ life in his epistles as early as the late 40’s – even according to the mo … [Read more...]

An Examined Life with Jeff Allen 49: Nathan Cochran of Mercy Me, part 2

Today we’re talking to Nathan Cochran from Mercy Me! We kick off our interview with talking about social media and what Nathan has to do to avoid the trolls of the internet. He shares how the band as a whole has to be careful about what they post online because they all represent each other and the wrong tweet or post could open the floodgates to critics. I shared some advice a friend gave me years ago, “Don’t preach and don’t do any political.” Because doctrine causes problems and politics cause … [Read more...]

The Daren Streblow Comedy Show Mini-Cast 132: Hospitals, Isaac Witty and Sheri Shepherd

This week we talk about my Dad and how tough he is when he goes to the dentist and doesn’t want anesthetics. Which leads to a conversation about relatives who go to doctors and to save a buck they ask for no anesthetic, wow! I lead that into telling the story about the Mega storm of 1991 where my Dad broke his hip into 40 different pieces while shoveling snow on the sidewalk. While he was in the hospital recovering after 5 weeks we were playing with his wheel chair and I accidently ran him into a … [Read more...]

Jesus in HD 148: How to Repair a Broken World

As I publish this week’s PODCAST, I am brimming with optimism. Whether you realize it or not, we are blessed with a singular privilege: To be alive at this time, in this place, at this precise moment in human history.As you will hear in this study of Luke 10, we have been handed a golden opportunity to fulfill that which is the highest calling that can be bestowed on any human being. Lofty words, those. But words that I believe with all of my heart. After hearing this podcast, I believe that … [Read more...]