Latest Episodes

Episode 64 – Mike’s First Impressions of India - Podcast – MIKE FALKENSTINE
March 24, 2017

In early Feb. 2017, OEC President Mike Falkenstine went to India for the first time. This episode is a recap of what Mike’s first impressions are of the country, and how OEC may be used their to finish the task of the Great Commission in the future.

Episode 63 – One Eight Catalyst Bible Translation - Podcast – MIKE FALKENSTINE
March 15, 2017

In this episode, Mike and Ken talk about the top reasons that Bible TRanslation is so important and why One Eight Catalyst is now involved. For anyone interested in learning more about the ministry of Bible Translation, this is your episode!

Episode 62 – The Steps Toward Great Commission fulfillment - Podcast – MIKE FALKENSTINE
January 26, 2017

In this episode, Ken and I go through the 4 steps toward Great Commission fulfillment. Since the Great Commission is a command for all Christians, we all need to know how God wants us to be fulfilling the Great Commission.

Episode 61 – Return from a Break - Podcast – MIKE FALKENSTINE
January 19, 2017

In this episode, Mike and Ken talk about the reason for the extended break, and what is coming up in 2017 on the podcast. We’re happy to be back with you!

Episode 60: Marketplace Initiatives to Fund Ministry - Podcast – MIKE FALKENSTINE
November 09, 2016

In this episode, Mike goes solo to talk about Marketplace Initiatives to fund ministry, as a ministry leader himself. Our example, of course, begins with the Apostle Paul, who as a tent maker, found a market for tents and used that money to do ministry...

Episode 59: Have all Heard about Jesus? - Podcast – MIKE FALKENSTINE
November 04, 2016

In this episode, we talk around a recent Joshua Project article entitled, ‘Has Everyone Heard?’ The stats and facts surrounding the issue of reaching the unreached is staggering and very compelling! Listen, react, and Share!

Episode 58: Three Keys to Great Commission Fulfillment - Podcast – MIKE FALKENSTINE
October 21, 2016

In this episode, Ken and I recount the three keys for Christians to find Great Commission fulfillment! This episode is a partial replay of Episode 7, but the content needs to be re-said often! So few are finding Great Commission fulfillment,

Episode 57: 8 Steps to Prevent Burnout - Podcast – MIKE FALKENSTINE
October 14, 2016

In this final episode on ministry burnout, Ken and I talk about 8 steps that pastors and ministry leaders can practice in order to prevent ministry burnout. We need you all in your ministries! Don’t succumb to burnout! Enjoy and Share!

Episode 56 – How I recovered from Ministry Burnout - Podcast – MIKE FALKENSTINE
October 05, 2016

In this episode, I continue the conversation about Ministry Burnout from Episode 55. This episode is an ‘unplugged’ episode, in that I share my heart on 1. How I knew I had ministry burnout, and 2. How I recovered.

Episode 55: Ministry Burnout – The Basics - Podcast – MIKE FALKENSTINE
September 29, 2016

This is very special and personal episode of the podcast for me. In 2013, I developed Ministry Burnout and am just now getting to a stage of complete recovery. The 3 years in between have been some of the hardest years of my life.