Reflections of Grace 76: Life Purpose Coaching 12 – Climb That Mountain…Advancing Into Faith!

[display_podcast] From Certified Life Coach Dixie Diamanti, Author of Climbing Out of the Box and Fifty Ways to Meet Your Lover: My legs were screaming for relief from the steady climb up the mountain.  I was enjoying the hike so much and it was so beautiful and green as we trudged upward.  Our goal was to reach the top that overlooked the whole valley below, a five-mile trek all together.  At first the walk seemed easy.  But as we slowly climbed the hill I noticed it was hard to talk without s … [Read more...]

Christian Home & Family: How Parents Can Impact Their Child’s Direction

YOUR CHILD’S DIRECTION MAY BE ONE YOU REGRET, BUT YOU DON’T HAVE TO GIVE UP HOPE… Parents of adolescents, older teens, and adult children can often view the trajectory of their child’s life with great concern because they can see the disaster that bad choices are bringing. Is there anything a parent can do to divert their child from a life of terrible consequences?In this episode of the podcast, I’m going to give every parent two things they can do that will help them move into their child’s … [Read more...]

Blending Your StepFamily 54: Truest Truth (About You)

[display_podcast] From Pam Rohr, author of Blended but not Broken - Hope and Encouragement for Blended Families: How can we help our kids to accept and like themselves? Come to think of it, how can we really accept and like our self? As adults, we think we should be all put together and have it all together. But I have learned through my coaching business, that many of us still don’t know for sure, quite who we are. And our feelings about our self can change quite rapidly. We feel great when we … [Read more...]

Real Stuff My Dad Says 75: Why Does the Church Exist?

[display_podcast] Ever since I was a little boy, my parents have set an example of the importance of church involvement. No matter what size of church we attended, from tiny little fellowships to mega churches, my parents have been active members. But all this involvement doesn’t answer the key question to it all:Why does the Church exist? Well, according to my dad, all Christ-followers within the world’s churches have God-given gifts. Some people are gifted with the ability to see clear … [Read more...]

Meeting People Head On 20: Clean Slates For Everyone!*

[display_podcast] In our last episode, I discussed how we can be absolutely assured that we have eternal life in heaven, just as the Bible promises.This week, we’ll talk about God’s love and forgiveness and how it plays in our lives today. It all starts with a simple Bible verse: John 3:16 For God so loved the world that He gave His only begotten Son, that whoever believes in Him shall not perish but have everlasting life. So, we see here that Jesus Christ is God’s visible “reaching ou … [Read more...]

Jesus in HD 105: “Bye-Bye Jesus”

[display_podcast] From Dewey Bertolini, Pastor of The Safe Haven in McMinnville, OR: On the night before Jesus was crucified, He huddled with His disciples for one last time for a Passover Seder Celebration. Jesus knew that within hours of their Passover Dinner, He would be betrayed, arrested, tried, convicted, and crucified. As you will hear in this PODCAST, at that Passover Celebration, Jesus made a series of remarkable statements to His disciples, in the Upper Room, during their final P … [Read more...]