Episode 189: The Audacity of Authenticity

Episode 189: The Audacity of Authenticity

Episode 189: The Audacity of Authenticity

What Brene Brown calls the "audacity of authenticity" is being exactly who God made you to be, not because you are so awesome, but because your true self with all your weaknesses is how we best reveal the grace and love of God in Jesus Christ. 2 Corinthians 12:9-10 

Episode 189: The Audacity of Authenticity

What Brene Brown calls the "audacity of authenticity" is being exactly who God made you to be, not because you are so awesome, but because your true self with all your weaknesses is how we best reveal the grace and love of God in Jesus Christ. 2 Corinthians 12:9-10 

Episode 189: The Audacity of Authenticity

What Brene Brown calls the "audacity of authenticity" is being exactly who God made you to be, not because you are so awesome, but because your true self with all your weaknesses is how we best reveal the grace and love of God in Jesus Christ. 2 Corinthians 12:9-10 

Episode 188: Made For Each Other Part !: Safe Place

A safe place must be centered on the worship of God, who welcomes all and loves all. Psalm 146 

Episode 187: You Are Who God Made You

God has planted the Word in us, Jesus Christ, so we are beautiful, valuable new creations growing to be more like Jesus. We live out who we are when we treat others with the same recognition of their beauty and value with our words and actions. James 1:17-27 

Episode 186: Restore the Heart

God wants to give us new hearts, new desires, and will to live as God created us to live and be a part of God's saving mission in the world. Ezekiel 36:24-28 

Episode 185: The Smell of Unity

As we decide how we will live together in this ongoing pandemic, we are called to reflect the unity of the Triune God to the world in how we treat one another and make decisions together. Ephesians 4:30-5:2. John 6:21-51 

Episode 184: Are You Hungry?

Jesus knows that you work for what you are hungry for. He wants to satisfy your hunger for love, so you can become hungry for things of the new age, peace, justice, and righteousness. John 6:25-35 

Episode 183: Beautiful Feet

God's mission brings comfort, peace, healing, redemption, and salvation to the world that is suffering and in need. We get to be co-workers, messengers from God bringing news so good that people want to kiss our feet.Isaiah 52:7-10. 

Episode 182: I Hope You Dance

God's mercy gives you the opportunity to make your whole life a dance of faith. 2 Samuel 6:1-15 

Episode 181: Mission and Evangelism: What and How

We are called to be agents of God's healing, to cast out the demons that plague people, and to call people to new life in Jesus Christ. And that in short, is what we call mission. Mark 6:7-13 

Episode 180: God's Agreement

Jeremiah is saying that God is always faithful to the agreement that he made; meaning those in the agreement will experience God’s mercy, love, kindness, and grace to bring them through the worst times in their lives and out the other side. Lamentations 3:22-26 

Episode 180: God's Agreement

Jeremiah is saying that God is always faithful to the agreement that he made; meaning those in the agreement will experience God’s mercy, love, kindness, and grace to bring them through the worst times in their lives and out the other side. Lamentations 3:22-26 

Episode 179: Kindergarten Faith Part VI: Play-doh Faith

Slowly, carefully, day by day, relationship by relationship, God works out his plan to make us into the perfect creation he plans for us to be. Jeremiah 18:1-6 

Episode 178: Kindergarten Faith Part 5: The Metaphorical Skinned Knee

God is always ready to comfort us when we experience pain or suffering. 2 Corinthians 1:1-7 

Episode 177: Kindergarten Faith Part 4: Take a Break

The Sabbath is a boundary for our work that balances our lives and shows a sign of faith in God's provision. Mark 2:23-28 

Episode 176: Kindergarten Faith Part 3: Kaleidoscope Faith

By the power of the Holy Spirit, we can imagine the world the way God is re-creating it, pray for it to be that way, and live into that future. Isaiah 65:17-25 

Episode 175: Kindergarten Faith Part 2: Who Is This?
Episode 174: Kindergarten Faith Part 1: Birthday Faith

Faith at its most fundamental level is placing yourself in a posture to receive a gift like a child on her birthday. Mark 10:13-16