Spiritual Life

444: Why Is This So Significant As We Approach Passover?

God has said that there is a timeframe from 4/4-4/8 to break idolatry in the church. These are places that we’ve conformed to cultural beliefs and behaviors that have replaced the pure and simple truth that is found in “The Blood of the Lamb.”

Matthew’s Gospel: Reports

Jesus stopped and looked around. He had felt her touch, the touch of faith. It was as powerful to Him as the Centurion’s confession of faith.

Time to Grow

Coach and Joe have a conversation with two Ascent School students about their journeys and the importance of community.

Down the Rabbit Hole: Revelation the Book of Sight

What do you feel when you look out at the world?  Not the world, meaning the Grand Canyon, or sunset beaches, but the world system.  Do you feel excitement, hope? If so, God wants you to feel differently.  

Matthew’s Gospel: Wineskins

The Covenants before the Jesus Covenant, those of Noah, Abraham, Moses, and King David, could not rightly be called flexible. Worship happened in specified times and places with prescribed sacrifices given in great detail.

Normal Sounds So Good (in the Midst of the COVID-19 Pandemic)

Listen to or Read Episode 122 – There will be a new normal as a result of the Coronavirus Pandemic. Whether that’s good or bad will depend on us. We can long for things to go back to the way they were or we can look for ways that God can work in the new normal.

Matthew’s Gospel: Forgiven

Like all the other times, it happened. The man’s frozen legs began to limber. Bones started popping so loud the people heard them. With a few stretches of his newly loosened limbs the man stood up to the amazement of the crowd.

10 Daily Questions to Strengthen Your Marriage

Pride and stubbornness prevent us from apologizing when we’re wrong. The internal argument usually goes like this, “Well, she was more wrong than I was. I’ll apologize when she does.” But this is the wrong attitude. God holds us accountable for our sinful behavior regardless of someone else’s.

Facing Caiaphas

Jesus breathed unfathomable power into the simplest of words, knowing that they would endure long after the High Priest had returned to dust!

Matthew’s Gospel: Obedience

We are told only that he came to Jesus as a turning point in his life. “Teacher, I will follow You wherever You go.”

Climbing God’s Mountain

Joe discusses climbing God’s mountain and the Coronavirus Epidemic with Bridgeway pastors Wendy Norris and Jessica Longshore.

Give Your Life For Love

Episode 121 – It’s exhibited love that overcomes the world. Faith that is unseen is no faith at all. But a faith that is seen overcomes the world. Faith, the way we get to see God, is rooted in unconditional obedience.

Fighting the Budget War

What appeared to be financial bondage turned out to be financial freedom. For the first time in our lives, we didn’t have to wonder where the money would come from.

Intimacy

In the physical, it is a common thing for people who have received an organ from another person to have memories from that person’s life. When we partake of our Father’s blood in the blood of Jesus, I believe we are also given access to His memories, His thoughts toward us, the plans He made for us from before the foundation of the world.

Wives, Your Husband is a Son of God

Learn how when we rightly view our husbands as sons of God we can shift our heart posture to one of love, honor, and respect as we serve them and minister to them.

Why Should We Become Love?

Episode 120 – Becoming love. It’s a great idea. We’ve done our best to unpack the what and how but such concepts can be really hard to grasp. We’ve address some of the why, but really why? Why should we become love?

A Spirit of Idleness Is Coming Off God’s People

Begin to prophesy over the areas that have been targeted by the enemy to render you idle. Prophecy the purposes of God over your body, your soul and your spirit. Prophecy the restart of your life and calling!

Matthew’s Gospel: Building

To follow Christ and live in relationship with Him is not to live a life without storms. Storms come to everyone. Rains descend on everyone. Winds beat against and flood waters rise on everyone. The difference is in the foundation.