Episode 452: Episode 452 - What It Means to "Be in the World" Play in Edifi Player
Episode 452: Episode 452 - What It Means to "Be in the World"
As believers, we are obviously "in" this world, but like our Lord, we are not "of" it. So, since that's true, how do we navigate the tension of living in a wicked culture and in the midst of perilous, prophetic times? How can we adopt a healthy mindset regarding our role and involvement with culture and non- Christians. Jeff explains from John 17.
Episode 451: Episode 451 - Why We REALLY Need the Bible Today Play in Edifi Player
Episode 451: Episode 451 - Why We REALLY Need the Bible Today
In the final night before His crucifixion, Jesus poured out His heart to the Father. In that prayer, He expresses the accomplishment of having given the Father's Word to his disciples. But what exactly did that mean? What "Word" did He give? How much of it did they get? And what effect did it have on their lives? In this episode, Jeff explains the critical importance of the Bible for present-day disciples living in the end times.
Episode 450: Episode 450 - Jesus and Life's Three Biggest Questions Play in Edifi Player
Episode 450: Episode 450 - Jesus and Life's Three Biggest Questions
In His high priestly prayer, Jesus makes a bold claim before the Father, and in doing so reveals to us a great deal about who He is, His mission, and His eternal objective.
Episode 449: Episode 449 - Jesus Keeps His Own Play in Edifi Player
Episode 449: Episode 449 - Jesus Keeps His Own
What does it mean to be "kept" by Jesus? And why are His disciples His highest priority? Jesus' prayer in John 17 gives us the answers in this week's podcast.
Episode 448: Episode 448 - The #1 Goal of the Christian Life Play in Edifi Player
Episode 448: Episode 448 - The #1 Goal of the Christian Life
In the "Real" Lord's Prayer, Jesus reveals His heart concerning both His relationship to the Father and His mission to the disciples. What did he want them to believe? What did He want them to know? And did He succeed in His mission?
Episode 447: Episode 447 - The Real "Lord's Prayer" Play in Edifi Player
Episode 447: Episode 447 - The Real "Lord's Prayer"
What if you could know exactly what Jesus was thinking and feeling on the night before He was crucified? What was on His mind? WHO was on His mind? That's what John 17 uncovers for us. In His prayer to the Father, Jesus not only pours out His heart, but also reveals a wealth of theology and truth.
Episode 446: Episode 446 - The Genesis War - Genesis and Science Play in Edifi Player
Episode 446: Episode 446 - The Genesis War - Genesis and Science
Many who claim to believe in the Bible also say it cannot be trusted when it comes to science. That, they say, should be left to the "experts" (aka secular scientists). But is that fair to God? If God is perfect and His Bible inerrant, wouldn't we expect Him to also be accurate when speaking about scientific facts? And is it possible that the Bible has more to say about science than we originally thought?
Episode 445: Episode 445 - The Genesis War: Is the Genesis Account Literal? Play in Edifi Player
Episode 445: Episode 445 - The Genesis War: Is the Genesis Account Literal?
Did God mean for us to take the Genesis narrative literally? Did He really create the world in 6, 24-hour days? Or is it merely symbolic. And what does all this have to do with your faith, and the rest of the Bible? What are the implications? Just how important is this issue??
Episode 444: Episode 444 - The Genesis War: Fossils, Faith, & Fact Play in Edifi Player
Episode 444: Episode 444 - The Genesis War: Fossils, Faith, & Fact
For over a century, mankind has been fed a steady diet of fake news regarding the origins of humankind. But what may surprise you is just how much of their evolutionary narrative is simply made up lies. In this podcast, Jeff exposes the lies of evolutionary "evidence," while at the same time providing biblical reasons why the oxymoronic "Theistic Evolution" is also a grand deception. In other words, can a Christian believe in evolution?
Episode 443: Episode 443 - The Genesis War Play in Edifi Player
Episode 443: Episode 443 - The Genesis War
The Bible is under attack from all sides, and even from within the Church itself. But among the most critical battlegrounds in this war is the very first book of Scripture - Genesis. Can the creation account be trusted? Or is it simply a "metaphorical narrative?" At stake here is the Christian faith itself. For if the Bible cannot be trusted, how can we be sure anything we read in its pages is true? Jeff begins this informative series that will strengthen your faith in the Word of God and its …
Episode 442: Episode 442 - The Curse of Casual Christianity Play in Edifi Player
Episode 442: Episode 442 - The Curse of Casual Christianity
As the world darkens and evil strengthens, the temptation is to weaken and give in and give up in defeat. But desperate days demand devoted disciples. Now is not the time to hold back or shrink back. Jesus is looking for those who will follow Him with a whole heart and not slouch and slumber their way to the finish line. And in John 6, He shows us how.
Episode 441: Episode 441 - How to Be Desperate for God Play in Edifi Player
Episode 441: Episode 441 - How to Be Desperate for God
What does it look like to be "desperate for God?" To so be between the proverbial "rock and a hard place" that unless God shows up, it's "game over" for you? This week's message explores a marginalized woman's one chance to connect with Jesus on behalf of her daughter. It's a story that may move you to tears, but will for sure inspire you towards exercising great faith in God!
Episode 440: Episode 440 - Why It's a Really Bad Idea to be Proud Play in Edifi Player
Episode 440: Episode 440 - Why It's a Really Bad Idea to be Proud
As America unapologetically celebrates "Pride Month," Jeff takes a deep dive into this sin of pride, what God says about it, where it ultimately leads, and how we can overcome it.
Episode 439: Episode 439 - Jesus and the Storm Play in Edifi Player
Episode 439: Episode 439 - Jesus and the Storm
Storms come. Winds blow. Waves crash against your boat. But Jesus is asleep. Or at least it seems He is. So what do we do when God seems silent in our storm? How do we navigate the winds and the waves in life that God just won't calm? And how should we respond when He does?