To purchase the entire DVD set of the Summit Lecture Series, visit summit.org.All truth is absolute. Something that is true is true for all persons at all times in all places. There are no relative truths.You may be thinking, “I can think of a relative truth: It’s a little warm in here right now. In fact, I feel warm. Meanwhile, there are people in Alaska who feel cold. That’s relative.”In actuality, that’s not relative at all. The truth is that when we refer to you, and you feel wa … [Read more...]
[display_podcast] From Pastor Matt Tague, author of Read the Word: The Bible was written for you: We are smack in the middle of 1 Samuel 17 – one of the most exciting chapters in all of the Old Testament: David and Goliath. We pick up the story in verse 24:24 As soon as the Israelite army saw him, they began to run away in fright. 25 “Have you seen the giant?” the men asked. “He comes out each day to defy Israel. The king has offered a huge reward to anyone who kills him. He will give that … [Read more...]
[display_podcast] Hello, and welcome to Parent Like You Mean It – the podcast where we talk about parenting with intentionality, versus just letting life happen to you and your kids, all with the aim of developing outstanding values and character in our kids. My name is Jefferson Drexler, and just like many of you, I stumble around my house before my morning coffee, falling victim to random puncture wounds from stray legos in the carpet and wet socks from unreported milk puddles. But, like the o … [Read more...]
Reflections of Grace 63: Life Lessons with Jesus, part 9 – Applying His Healing After Being Wounded!
[display_podcast] From Certified Life Coach Dixie Diamanti, Author of Climbing Out of the Box and Fifty Ways to Meet Your Lover: Being falsely accused of something that you know is simply not true is so hard to endure, isn’t it? We want to convince our accusers we are not the people they are saying we are. We want to defend ourselves. We want to be validated by those that love us to offset the ugly words thrown at us.Sometimes when we speak truth into a situation, those who enjoy cont … [Read more...]
[display_podcast] Back when I was a boy, there was a movement sweeping across the country, beginning here on the West Coast. It was largely made up of a bunch of hippies who had found Jesus, thus earning the label Jesus Freaks. It was basically a counterculture, hippie version of non-denominational Christianity, aka the Jesus Movement, where many of those young adults shared all that they had, met in parks instead of large, stained-glass church buildings, and replaced church organs with rock g … [Read more...]
To purchase the entire DVD set of the Summit Lecture Series, visit summit.org.Why are you here on Earth? What is the purpose of your life? Is life just a glorified Monopoly game? Get a bunch of stuff now, because when the game is over, it’s all just going to go in the box? I mean, if the Atheists are right, then one day you are just going to die and become worm food, and there’s no ultimate meaning to anything.In fact, one preacher put it to his congregation this way, he said, “One day, … [Read more...]