I’m Waiting 23: Giving Power Through Knowledge

[display_podcast]Q: Why wait if I already did it? I didn’t want to but I felt pressured.~ 11th grade femaleA:  There are actually three different parts to this question we recently received after a presentation.  One question and two statements.  Let’s look at each of them.First the question:  “Why wait if I already did it?”One of the biggest lies is that if you’ve already done something you have to continue, especially if something could potentially make your life more difficult … [Read more...]

The Summit Lecture Series: Making Sense of Your World with John Stonestreet, Part 7

Ideas have stories.What I mean is that ideas that have consequences very often come to us in the context of a narrative.  At Summit, we teach that there are really six big stories of the world that are fighting for your attention.  Robert Webber says that this is“The most pressing spiritual issue of our time: who gets to narrate (tell the story of) the world?”There are six stories right now vying to tell the story of the world.The first one is Secular Humanism.  Secular Humani … [Read more...]

Reflections of Grace 127: Mistaken Thinking

[display_podcast] As a young believer coming into a new group of believers, I was so shy.   I kept to myself though I longed to join other young couples and make friends.  I would watch them gather together and keep myself apart from them because I felt so inferior.  I had nothing to offer them, I thought.  I just have to look good and they will think I am together.   It didn’t work.  I mistakenly thought they didn’t like me.  This was because I always believed I was flawed because I was abuse … [Read more...]

The Daren Streblow Comedy Show Mini-Cast 151: No Internet Empathy & Brother Preacher

[display_podcast] We suffered a pretty terrible storm in my neck of the woods a couple weeks ago: 100 mph straight-line winds, torrential rain, the whole bag of cats and dogs!  Where we live, we were spared most of the devastation, but several o four family and friends who live closer to town were hit hard - massive destruction, no electricity for two weeks, trees uprooted, homes and cars totaled. Personally, my greatest loss was a week with no internet connection! My producer / eldest son … [Read more...]

Transform: Creativity Mind Hacks with Katrina Pfannkuch

“Creative Katrina” Pfannkuch is a Creative specialist with incredible tips and methods to tap into and hone our creative side of our brains. This week, we learn Katrina’s thoughts on “Mindset” as we discuss her contributions to my book “Entrepreneur Mind Hacks”, including her chapter titled “Four Ways to Sharpen Your Creative Edge”.As Katrina puts it, we are all too familiar with the word “rut”. This isn’t always a bad thing, in fact it often comes out of doing something very well… so well, t … [Read more...]

Jesus in HD 169: THE House

[display_podcast]Welcome to Monday of Jesus’ last week, His Passion week, the final few days leading up to His coming crucifixion.As you will hear in this PODCAST, At the very beginning of Jesus’ ministry, way back in John 2 (Podcast #21), Jesus cleansed the Temple for the first time. Now here in Mark 11, at the very end of His ministry, Jesus cleansed the Temple for the second time. On reaching Jerusalem, Jesus entered the temple courts and began driving out those who were buying and se … [Read more...]