Reflections of Grace 149: Stuck in a Pattern?

Stuck in a pattern? Prevent the past from repeating itself [display_podcast]Georgia had finally reached the end of her rope when she came in for coaching.  She was on her third husband and could not understand why he was so much like the former two husbands who were rageful, controlling and vengeful.  She longed for a peaceful marriage but her feeble attempts to ‘fix’ these men had made her feel like such a failure and her husband helped her along with that by saying that yes, she was a lose … [Read more...]

Unorthodox Violence & Redemption: An Interview with John Hintz (part 2)

[display_podcast]Welcome back!This week is actually part two of my conversation with my buddy, John Hintz. If you didn’t catch part 1, I really recommend you go check it out. Last week, we covered John’s life from his childhood up through around the age of 25.And, this week, we talk about the part of John’s story where he realized that God was there. As John says himself, “This is my God Story”.Then, as we hear more and more of John’s life, we see how God shows up and everything k … [Read more...]

Unorthodox Violence: An Interview with John Hintz (part 1)

Unorthodox Violence: An Interview with John Hintz (part 1) [display_podcast]Do you ever look back on your life and see God in the rear view mirror? At the risk of mixing a motherload of metaphors, you may not see Him while He’s alongside you, but when you look back in time, you can see how all the puzzle pieces of your life have been put together by God, Himself.This week, we get to have a cool conversation with a buddy of mine named John. It’s going to be a little bit different – a two- … [Read more...]

Unorthodox Interview: Kurt Adams

An Unorthodox Interview: Kurt Adams [display_podcast]Not all Unorthodox men choose this life.Sometimes, the life and choices of somebody else affects you.This is the story of my buddy, Kurt. He grew up in the church. His dad was a pastor. And yet, the choices of other people affected Kurt to where it really changed his view of church culture and how he pursued Jesus.It’s one of those things where, if you have heard some of our past stories and thought, “None of that has anything … [Read more...]

The Briefing: Secularism, Christianity, British Law and the LGBTQ Agenda

I’m Albert Mohler and this is The Briefing, a daily analysis of news and events from a Christian worldview. [display_podcast]CAN A SECULAR WEST RECOGNIZE THEOLOGICALLY MOTIVATED TERRORISM? TERROR SUSPECTS ARRESTED IN LONDON In London last week there was another arrest in what’s described as an attempted terror plot. In this case a man who had been watched by British authorities was found within 300 yards of Number 10 Downing Street, the residence of the British Prime Minister, and in his ba … [Read more...]

Ask Pastor John: How Can My Difficult Marriage Glorify Christ?

A really good and important question comes to us today from an anonymous husband. “Dear Pastor John, I have been following your podcast ‘religiously’ for the past six months. As a backsliding believer it has played a significant role in bringing me back to God and to serving him, albeit in much weakness and stumbling. I am ever thankful. My marriage has suffered much due to me neglecting my wife in many ways over the past 22 years of our marriage. Currently it is teetering on the brink of colla … [Read more...]