Top 10 Podcasts: #7 – How God is Guiding Your Life [Podcast]

Ruth 2-3

Think of the turning points in your life. Some are obvious—weddings, children, new jobs. Others are subtle—small decisions, quick conversations, chance encounters. We might chalk these moments up to coincidence, but Scripture shows us otherwise.

In our 7th-most-popular episode of Live the Bible, we’re turning to the book of Ruth to glean the assuring truth about how our God guides our lives.

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Top 10 Podcasts: #8 – Encouragement to Keep Going and Keep Growing [Podcast]

1 Thessalonians

What’s the hardest part of a marathon? You may be surprised. The beginning, when your adrenaline’s pumping and the crowd’s cheering, is easy. And the sight of the finish line gives you another boost at the end. But the middle’s hard—REALLY hard. (Ask me how I know.)

The same is true in our Christian lives.

In our 8th-most-popular episode of Live the Bible, we’re looking to 1 Thessalonians for the secret to running the race well—from start to finish.

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Top 10 Podcasts: #9 – It’s Your Motive that Matters [Podcast]

1 Cor. 3:10-15; 2 Cor. 5:10

The Judgment Seat of Christ. Can you think of a bigger sounding test? Me neither! But take a deep breath. First and Second Corinthians assure us this day will be a wonderful day for all believers in Christ. In our 9th-most-popular episode of Live the Bible, we’ll find out exactly what that means—and how we can be ready to stand before Jesus.

Relax—it’s good news.

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Top 10 Countdown: #10 – What Did You Expect from God? [Podcast]

Selections from Mark 8-10

What do you do when God doesn’t meet your expectations? In this episode of Live the Bible, we’ll turn to the book of Mark to answer that tough question. We all have an idea about what life will be like when we say yes to following Jesus. The first disciples certainly had their expectations too! And Jesus disappointed them. But why does God let us experience the hurt, disappointment, and anger of unmet expectations?

The answer, amazingly, is good news.

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Growing Like Jesus, Part 2 [Podcast]

Luke 2:52 and Selected Scriptures

Who could be a better life coach than Jesus? We see in our Lord not only the type of person we want to be—but we see the path toward that goal. Jesus is the perfect example of intentional growth and balance in all areas of life.

In this episode of Live the Bible, we’re turning to one verse in Luke 2 to see how He grew spiritually and socially—and how we can do the same.

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Growing Like Jesus, Part 1 [Podcast]

Luke 2:52

What do you want out of life? We don’t simply drift into the lives we want; we have to steer ourselves there. In this episode of Live the Bible, we’re opening God’s Word to the book of Luke to find the best model for growth: (big surprise, it’s) Jesus!

Following His example in four key areas is the key to steering toward the life we want.

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The Benefit of the Doubt [Podcast]

Matthew 11: 2-11

Let’s be honest. We all deal with doubt on some level. Feelings and circumstances tempt doubt to creep in on even the most seasoned Christians—even doubt about the basics of our faith.

In this episode of Live the Bible, we’re turning to Matthew 11 to find out how we can deal with our doubts—and become stronger because of them. Doubt can turn into a benefit if we let it.

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When Jesus Misses Your Funeral [Podcast]

John 11

Do you ever feel like God is kicking you when you’re down? Whatever our situation is, we want Him to intervene. It would be SO easy for Him to step in and change what we can’t—and yet, He doesn’t.

In this episode of Live the Bible, we’re turning to the book of John where two people pled with Jesus to come and heal their brother—but Jesus showed up too late.

What happened next in their story reveals the hope we need today.

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Walking the Road Less Traveled [Podcast]

Psalm 1

Two roads diverged in a yellow wood . . . Does that take you back to sophomore English class? It does me too, but it also makes me think of another bit of poetry that presents two roads to the reader—and a choice that makes all the difference.

Our choice.

I’m talking about Psalm 1—and in this episode of Live the Bible, we’re turning there for some clear direction on how to walk the road that leads to the life you want.

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His Story of the World [Podcast]

Genesis 1:1 - Revelation 22:21

Kick off your shoes, find a comfy spot, and grab a blanket. It’s story time! Don’t worry. This is still Live the Bible, and our story for this episode is not only biblical—it’s ALL Bible! It’s God’s story of the world, as told in His Word from Genesis all the way to Revelation.

You’ve never heard it told quite this way—and you won’t want to miss it.

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