Jesus in HD 128: A Life-Changing Approach to THE Life-Giving Book

[display_podcast] The Bible is THE one and only Life-Giving Book. But how to approach it? In this podcast, you will be given the answer to that question! Courtesy of Jesus, we will learn how to read it! With all of its 66 books, printed in minuscule font, with no pictures, strange names, weird customs, unfamiliar geography, violent history, where do we even start? What's the first step? More to the point, what is our connection to this great book? My friends, the answer to that question is s … [Read more...]

Real Stuff My Dad Says 79: Calling A Spade A Spade – The Inconvenient Truth About Josh Duggar

[display_podcast] First off, if you’re offended by this week’s title, then this may not be the right article for you.  Secondly, if you do not consider yourself a Bible believing Christ-follower, this may not be the right article for you.  Thirdly, if you think that Josh Duggar should be rung up and banned from the public circle, then this may not be the right article for you. All that being said, if you consider the Bible to be infallible, and if you value the words written in the Book of Hebr … [Read more...]

Jesus in HD 86: Paintings. It’s All About the Paintings. (And Oh What a Painter God Is!!!)

[display_podcast] In this PODCAST, so many, many questions will be answered. How do we know there is a God?  Why does the Bible say that all people are without excuse? How did people in the Old Testament get "saved"?  What about people who have never heard of Jesus before?  Just to name a few!!! Open your ears. Open your eyes. Most importantly, open your heart. You will be amazed at all that you are about to learn!!! First off, let’s read Matthew 12:38-39 (AMP):38 Then some of the scribe … [Read more...]

Ouxano 66: 1 Samuel, part 13 – The Waiting Is The Hardest Part

[display_podcast] When we last left Saul and his son, Jonathan, the Israelite army was under-manned, out-gunned and full of fear. So much, that the soldiers ran and were hiding behind rocks and in wells. They had lost hope. This, week, we pick up the story in 1 Samuel 8:8 Saul waited there seven days for Samuel, as Samuel had instructed him earlier, but Samuel still didn’t come. Saul realized that his troops were rapidly slipping away. 9 So he demanded, “Bring me the burnt offering and the … [Read more...]

Ouxano 58: 1 Samuel, part 5 (chapter 3)

[display_podcast]One of the most-taught stories in children’s Sunday School classes over the last several decades is that of the Lord calling out to little Samuel: 2 One night Eli, who was almost blind by now, had gone to bed. 3 The lamp of God had not yet gone out, and Samuel was sleeping in the Tabernacle near the Ark of God. 4 Suddenly the Lord called out, “Samuel!”“Yes?” Samuel replied. “What is it?” 5 He got up and ran to Eli. “Here I am. Did you call me?”“I didn’t call you,” El … [Read more...]

Confessions of a Closet Christian 25: What Makes A Story Good and Which Story Do We Prefer?

[display_podcast]When I hear the word “story”, I think of something epic, adventurous and intriguing.  There’s battle, sport, magic, and romance.  There’s a beginning, middle and end and some sort of conflict.But when I hear the word “Bible”, all that comes to mind is a heavy brick of a book full of strict rules with harsh and exclusive undertones and overtones.  I don’t instinctively think of the Bible as a “good story”.  I don’t think of it having battles, magic or romance.But as I … [Read more...]