Sparking Faith Podcast

Sparking Faith Podcast

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The Merciful – Sun – 21-09-19
September 19, 2021

Jesus said in Matthew 5:7, “Blessed are the merciful, for they will be shown mercy.”(NIV) This Beatitude is our focus this week. Mercy is the release of another from a negative situation or release fr

Hunger For Righteousness – Sat – 21-09-18
September 18, 2021

Do you enjoy holiday meals? It seems that holidays often revolve around food, usually with family. I have fond memories of Thanksgiving dinners at Elaine’s parents when our children were younger. E

Hunger For Righteousness – Fri – 21-09-17
September 17, 2021

I’ve never spent much time in a desert. The closest I’ve come was on a short hike in the Grand Canyon. At the top of the South Kaibab Trail, the ranger checked that we were carrying enough water. We p

Hunger For Righteousness – Thu – 21-09-16
September 16, 2021

I recently learned a new word, thirst trap. Have you heard this one? A thirst trap is defined by as “a social media post, especially a selfie or other photo, intended to elicit sexual a

Hunger For Righteousness – Wed – 21-09-15
September 15, 2021

I love this end of summer! Fresh fruit and garden produce is so tasty! Watermelon, peaches, cantaloupe, fresh green beans and other vegetables are in season. Recently, a few in our family got together

Hunger For Righteousness – Tue – 21-09-14
September 14, 2021

This week, we are exploring the Beatitude found in Matthew 5:6, “Blessed are those who hunger and thirst for righteousness, for they will be filled.” We have examined the words hunger and thirst. They

Hunger For Righteousness – Mon – 21-09-13
September 13, 2021

My high school football coach made us run wind sprints during pre-season practice in the brutally hot, August heat of central Kansas. We all lined up for water when we had a chance. This is probably t

Hunger For Righteousness – Sun – 21-09-12
September 12, 2021

In Matthew 5:6, Jesus said, “Blessed are those who hunger and thirst for righteousness, for they will be filled.” This week, we examine this Beatitude. The first word to understand is hunger. Jesus

Work – Sat – 21-09-11
September 11, 2021

Work is a good thing. We discussed this earlier in the week. God worked when he created the world. He gave Adam and Eve work to do, even in paradise. Work is not a curse or a necessary evil. It may be

Work – Fri – 21-09-10
September 10, 2021

Steven Covey has written several books aimed at training business leaders to be more effective. Perhaps his best known book is 7 Habits of Highly Effective People. He says, “Most of us spend too much