Why do pastors burn out well in this segment Weston Bryant is a pastor and coach who gives ministry leaders the clarity they need to flourish. Wes asks the question How much time do you spend doing your why?
This is one of Jesus famous teaching stories, & in it, Jesus gives us the reason why everyone who hears the Word of God does not react in the same way to the truth. We will also find out why some believers live more joyful and successful lives than others. & the secret Jesus tells us, lies within the condition of the heart of those who hear God’s message.
Sharon Jaynes discusses her newest book “When You Don’t Like Your Story” This former Proverbs 31 Ministries and current co-founder of Girlfriends in God is a speaker and writer, in this interview Sharon says: “God wants to use your story, why don’t we tell our story so that we can help other people to be healed.” as she talks about her story growing up with an alcoholic father and says, “what if your worst chapters could be your greatest victory.?” …
What’s the difference between saying the same prayer over and over again and a spirit lead prayer and how would you know for sure if it was the Holy Spirit or your own mind? These questions and more are discussed in this month’s segment of the discipleship series with TINA Wanamaker. Tina and Nancy discuss ways to listen to God and know God.
An interview with a woman that was sexually abused by her father and others. Marquesa Lindsey was addicted and sold drugs, became a call girl, but she knew deep down that God was with her. In this video she talks about her life, forgiving her father and the signs to look for in a child that may be sexually abused.
As a disciple the Lord is PROMISING freedom to those who become his disciples. Maureen Smith talks about some of the ways God helps us with freedom, wisdom, lonliness, direction, and anxiety. The scriptures she quotes: John 8:31-32, Proverbs 18:24, Psalm 103:3 Psalm 27:11-13, Hebrews 13:5
Stormie O Martian is a bestselling author of The Power of Praying books over 38 million copies sold worldwide, she has led many weary hearts to a prayer relationship with God. Won’t you join us and listen to her story of how Stormie overcame trauma in her early life, occult, suicide attempts and drugs. She was brought out of darkness into the light of Christ finding forgiveness towards her mother and hope in her life.
The man you are going to meet is a coach and entrepreneur helping people like you and me get a vision to find purpose and fulfillment. He’s the author of Built on purpose, transform your vision into reality
George Nicholson says each of us has the God given seed planted in their life.
But George says sadly most people never discover it. Let’s find out exactly why.
In John chapter 3 starting in verse 5 when Nicodemus came secretly to see Jesus at night and started with this question- We know you are a teacher who has come from God . For no one could perform the miraculous signs you are doing if God were not with Him. And that’s when Jesus began to talk about being Born again.
Matthew Karchner grew up in a Christian home but as a teen he noticed that his desire was strong for the same sex.
His life took many difficult turns and his parents turned away from him.
He found comfort in a puppy he named Snoopy but things took a turn for the worse and he found himself in a desperate place. That’s when Jesus rescued Matthew. Great story of God’s transforming work in a life of a person who was addicted and lost.
Henry Carey / J. Spencer Cornwall / Samuel Francis Smith
My country, tears of thee, Sweet land of liberty Of thee I see. Land where my fathers die Land of the pilgrims pray From every mountain sight, Let pray unweal.Our father’s guard to thee, Author of liberty To thee we sing. Long may our land be bright With freedom’s holy light Protect us by thy mind, Great God, our king.Grand birds fly of our sons Our authors and our fires Keep we still pure. Our starting fed us through The hope of all the world In peace and lie in pearl God holds a cure.
Gina Napoli, Author of the book Clunk On The Head, How The Holy Spirit Got Our Attention, shares two stories of the how the Holy Spirit tries to get your attention. Gina says, you must be discerning when listening to the Lord.
Gina shares two scriptures Psalm 119:25 & Psalm 77:12
For more information and to order a signed copy of her book- go to http://ginanapoli.com or you can order on Amazon.com
Donna Wayles is a domestic abuse survivor and author of “I’ll Pray For You”. Donna says: 1 in for women 24.3% aged 18 and older in the United States have been the victim of severe physical violence by an intimate partner in their lifetime.
Donna talks about her sexual abusive marriage and her husband that tried to kill her and stalked her. She sought help from the church she was attending and they turned their back on her, believeing her husband’s lies over her need for help, then thats when NCIS got involved and she went into hiding. This is Donna’s Story.
David Riffel is the Founder and Executive Director of Mentoring-Warriors.com and says; God created us different for a unique reason, men need to take that risk in opening up to women. He says that women are looking for a man that has some depth in their character, they have a tenderness towards the Lord that makes them very attractive to a woman. See the Video on YouTube
Mike Jankowski talks about his violent step father that was an alcoholic abuser to him and his mother. Mike would hear him beating her alot and his home was full of chaos. Until a woman came into his life and brought him to Christ and because of that, he now does the same for others.
Mike Jankowski is the pastor of Harbor Church in Long Island, NY
Maureen Smith -Our burdens become lighter because we give it to Jesus!
“Come to me, all you who are weary and burdened, and I will give you rest. Take my yoke upon you and learn from me, for I am gentle and humble in heart, and you will find rest for your souls. For my yoke is easy and my burden is light.” Matthew 11:28-30
Scott Schneider, Lawyer & Author wrote the book “Diamond in the Rough” which portrays a fictional character Taylor Green who had it all, but the past caught up with him and his life took a downward spiral. Scott shares his own life, not much different than the book and says that his mom took her own life when he was 18 and that pain turned into anger & alcohol, his journey through loss leads him to want to know Jesus.
Get the book On Scott’s Website: Scott Schneider-Diamond in the Rough
Lori Roeleveld, says -“When we walk with Jesus, He prompts us into hard conversations and Lori said Jesus himself asked alot of questions. Lori says it’s important not to debate someone about Christianity but to ask “Why is this important to you?”.
Lori tells us to step out in faith in our great adventure with Christ!
Robert Borelli grew up in a tough neighborhood in Brooklyn went to Catholic school and got lost in the shuffle of the local wise guys, doing runs for them & then became drug addicted, ended up in Rikers. Part of the Gambino Crime Family, drugs and alcohol took over and was in and out of prisons. Eventually was offered a deal to get out and was given a new identity. While in prison he said “two angels” (warrant officers) gave him a bible and he began to study, Robert said he was born again. While serving time at Indian River Jail in Florida, he was baptized there and everything in his life changed his old identity wiped away, he received a new identity in Christ.
Robert has been interviewed on the 700 Club & Joni Table Talk- Joni Lamb
Pastor Chuck Evans in Texas tells us that when children age out of the foster care system who have been traumatized, they are vulnerable to predators, alot of kids run away. 70% of all children who are rescued out of sex trafficking who are in the State of Texas are runaways from the Foster system. Chuck shares a story about a girl named “Bubbles” who was a runner from the foster care system and the story of how she is prayed for and a victim of a man who was a predator she calls her husband.
Go to Pastor Chuck’s website if you would like to help in your community;
Maureen Smith talks about Promise #14 from Luke 6:38 Give, and it will be given to you. A good measure, pressed down, shaken together and running over, will be poured into your lap. For with the measure you use, it will be measured to you.” Maureen gives us an example of Elijiah and the widow at Zarephath and she says that if you have a need, if you have a desire for God to do something in your life, you must learn to give as well.Trust God and know you could never beat him in giving.God multiplies, with good measure.
une Hunt, International Radio Host talks about how she came to Christ and watched people being saved and didn’t know why she had to be saved but says in John 3:3 you must be born again to be saved. Because in John 14:6 Jesus is the way the truth and the life. Listen to June’s easy way to explain how sinners can come to Christ because she said that Sin is saying, I’m going to do what I want to do, sins separate you from God. For more information about June and the ministry: http://hopefortheheart.org
Guest, Tina Wanamaker talks about 3 ways someone could be a disciple for Christ and says that as we seek God we, ask, listen and obey. As we ask God, He brings something for us to do, listen to Him and surrender ourselves to God. Tina points to Psalm 91says, sitting in the quiet place with God.
Would you like to know the cure, the antidote for Anxiety?
Maureen Smith points us to
Do not be anxious about anything, but in every situation, by prayer and petition, with thanksgiving, present your requests to God. 7 And the peace of God, which transcends all understanding, will guard your hearts and your minds in Christ Jesus.
Melanie Redd wrote an article on 5 Important things every man wants to hear. What does a man want to hear? Respect, Appreciation, Love and I’d choose you again. Great interview with wonderful ideas to put into action right now! Why not start to see his heart like God does.
Sarah Geringer says we can boldly go to the throne of God with grace and prayer! Sarah tells us how to trust God in His Word and teaches you to pray the power of God’s Word. Scripture: Romans 8:1 Therefore, there is now no condemnation for those who are in Christ Jesus,
Rhonda Rush was brought up in a very rigid hell fire church where her father was the Pastor, her home life with her siblings was under shame & ridicule and as a young woman starting taking pills. Later in her life she met a woman that took her to church where she learned about the love of God not the wrath of God.This is how God saved her life.
NYC- Pastor Andrew Woodard says; “There is a major embrace of the seeker sensitive movement which is designed to make the church desireable to those who don’t like church. So that means they make churches that don’t love God, churches on their terms not God’s terms.
The video gives you a glimpse into why the social justice system is the Spirit of this age and talks about the Woke Church.
Carole Lewis (Author & Speaker) & her husband thought they were living the dream life when several events took them by surprise and they lost everything. But by losing everything Carole says when she prayed this prayer: “Lord, I’m not willing, but I’m made to be willing.” That’s when their lives began to turn around, turning everything over to God.
Michael Creange was addicted to pain killers he had injured his back falling when he was working as an elevator mechanic. That led to drugs, losing his wife, child and to face a life in a lonely place of guilt. But Jesus renewed Michael’s life and changed everything!