Before You Quit

Before You Quit


Latest Episodes

Podcast Ep.44: Godly Character for a Godless World (Dr. Bob Myers president Toccoa Falls College)
April 23, 2019

In several ways this is a follow up to my last podcast, but perhaps broader. It’s been intriguing to me to observe so many changes in the past decade, and one thing in particular I am still trying to understand what to do with it.

Podcast Ep.43: Sexual Identity and the Gospel Response
March 31, 2019

 This is a needed conversation,  especially as the church, as we believers find ourselves trying to figure out our response to the moral dilemma impacting our society. We are no longer just preparing our people on how to respond to the issues of our wo...

Podcast Ep.42: Navigating Social Media -Trace Embry
March 27, 2019

Some times I wonder how well I would do raising children even teenagers today. Maybe all parents feel blessed that they are not having to raise children during this generation. Even those raising them now will likely say the same thing when their child...

Podcast Ep. 41: Church Matters (Dr. Dwight Smith)
March 12, 2019

Lets talk Church! Do we need to resign oursleves to the notion that church as we know it is dead? A recent FoxNews story wrote the following: “Now, about a decade ago, forward-thinking churches realized that people no longer engaged with organizations ...

Podcast Ep.40: The Cost of the Gospel in Closed Countries
February 22, 2019

I am not sure we appreciate as well as we should what its like to serve the Lord Jesus and share the gospel with people in a society with little freedoms. Most of us are aware that many believers from the US and other nations are working undercover in ...

Podcast Ep.39: The Martyrdom of Phil Masters told by his Wife, Phyliss
February 06, 2019

I grew up in the jungles of Papua, Indonesia. Over 200 tribes with distinct languages spread across the landscape of this rugged island. It was only in the late 1950’s that many of these tribes heard the gospel of Jesus Christ.

Podcast Ep. 38: How the Soul Grows Through Loss (Dr. Gerald Sittser)
January 25, 2019

Aside from the Bible, one other book served as my lifeline during the hardest period of my life; my wife’s brain surgery and subsequent struggle to recover her speech, reading/writing skills, and my son’s passing to cancer just months after.

Podcast Ep. 37: 11.6.77 – Surviving the Toccoa Falls Flood (Pastor Bob Harner)
January 12, 2019

Those who have any connection with Toccoa Falls College will know exactly what happened on November 6, 1977. The flood at Toccoa Falls College, pushing millions of gallons of water through a weakened earthen dam, took the lives of 39 people.

Podcast Ep 36: The Elders; Guardians to the Pastor
January 01, 2019

One of my passions with the Before You Quit podcast is to reach not just pastors and ministry leaders, but also to relate to elders who serve these churches and pastors. One of my greatest joys with this ministry is when I see elders coming around thei...

Podcast Ep. 35: Serve At Your Own Risk (A Pastor Discusses His Work in a Closed Muslim Country)
November 28, 2018

We’re going to talk today about what it is like to be serving in a closed country. When we say closed country, we mean a culture where sharing the gospel freely is not possible without likely recriminations.