Before You Quit

Before You Quit

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Podcast Ep.66: A White and a Black Pastor Talk Race and Social Justice
June 20, 2020

What exactly is being asked of us? Why should I be responsible for the sins of my ancestors? I’m not racist, but why am I made to feel like I am? What do you mean, ‘unless I am anti racist, then I am racist? It feels you’re asking for penance,

Podcast Ep.65: The Dance of Gifts in the Church (Mark Barnard and Ken Quick)
June 12, 2020

In today’s conversation with Rev. Mark Barnard and Dr. Kenneth Quick we are going to talk about dancing in church. Okay, now I know I have your attention. But no, not that kind of dancing. We will be discussing the dance of gifts in the church.

Podcast Ep.64: What Makes for Toxic Churches (Dr. Chris Creech)
May 21, 2020

 Let me start with a question, maybe a bit tongue in cheek. What if during this Covid 19 season while the church has been fasting from meeting corporately that the antagonist in the church have had a huge change of heart and are now determined to come ...

Podcast Ep.63: The State of the Gospel in America (Brandon Kimber)
May 04, 2020

During this Covid 19 season (I’m sure it will have a better name down the road) I have been thinking a lot about what this will do to or for the church. Will we be stronger for it? Is this one of those events that God will use to sift the church,

Podcast Ep:62 Pastoring During The Coronavirus
April 21, 2020

What a time we live. Who would have thought even three months ago that this would be our story. Stay at home. Places closed. People lose jobs. During this time my heart has mostly gone to the pastor who longs to continue shepherding his people who are ...

Podcast Ep.61: The Pastor and Good Doctrine (Pastor Dan Samms)
March 17, 2020

We live in a day when increasingly people are living in a vacuum, many around us not sure what to believe or even not sure what they believe. This is why it is so important that the pastor and church leaders and even those who are part of the body of C...

Podcast Ep.60: A Theology of Suffering (Michelle Bates)
March 03, 2020

Today we’re going to talk theology, especially the theology of suffering. If the church is ever going to become a healing community it needs to have a solid theology of suffering. A pastor who has a theology of suffering  prepares his people for times ...

Podcast Ep.59: The Third Cord in Our Marriage (Our Story-Mitch and Elaine Schultz)
February 18, 2020

And though a man might prevail against one who is alone, two will withstand him—a threefold cord is not quickly broken. Eccl.4:12 Some have asked me when we will tell our story of loss and recovery in our family. And what was it like on our marriage.

Podcast Ep.58: The Story of Being Adopted (Tatiana Fortney)
February 04, 2020

Some of the most beautiful stories that we hear today are those kind of stories that help us understand the gospel. The gospel story is simply the story of us, people made in the imagine of God who rebelled against him,

Podcast Ep.57: What the Church Should Know About Eating Disorders (Heather Lenox)
January 23, 2020

Did you know that 30 million people in our nation suffer from some kind of eating disorder? If this is true, than there is a good chance that a good number of people who attend your church struggle with this?