With faith, hope and clarity, Bill Arnold welcomes Bible scholars, teachers, and Christian leaders to help us grow deeper in our faith.
Unity in the body of Christ | Gossip and its destruction-Matt Mitchell
If you could ask God for one thing and He would say yes--what would it be? Dr. Alex McFarland shares that his heart's desire would be to see the untethered reign of the Holy Spirit in the church. Then Bill and Alex discuss humility, a unified church, Matthew 7:1, godly sorrow verses worldly sorrow, and much, more. Then Bill is joined by Matt Mitchell to unpack his book "Resisting Gossip-Winning The War Against The Wagging Tongue." They discuss the ugly truth that gossip is sin done in secret, originating from a bad heart--the good news is that you don't have to participate!
Living your life according to God’s commands – Ken Samples
Enjoy this repeat interview with Ken Samples
If you are wondering how to respond to our world today, Theologian Ken Samples from Reasons to Believe teaches us through Romans 12. He teaches that when we study the word of God we will be transformed in our mind, and therefore reflect God’s character into our world today. This takes practice and Ken and Bill discuss practical ways to bring discipline and obedience into your life. They also tackle aspirational values as they are reflected in our public, private and secret life.
Guy Talk: Ask our pastor panel
Then our unofficial panel of menfolk are back! Tom Brock, Tom Parrish and Peter Kapsner join Bill to give their unique male perspectives on listener questions. They discuss a variety of topics such as accountability, seeing God revealed, revival, prayers for discernment, standing in troubled times, and much more.
Deep Thinker Thursday – Applying the love of Christ
In this edition of Deep Thinker Thursday, Jon and Pam Bloom unpack the virtue of Christ's love through 1 Corinthians 13:4-7 . They teach that we can often be at a deficit in our ability to bear one another in love, but our hope lies in Romans 12:9-21 where Paul instructs us how to practice love and give aggressive grace.
On Prayer- Jim Maxim
Prayer is central to every believer’s life–but how does God want us to pray? Bill Arnold and Peter Kapsner seek God’s instructions for powerful, transformative prayer, as they explore your deepest questions on prayer with Jim Maxim author of 21 Days of Breakthrough Prayer. Today they discuss how our intimacy with God, strongholds, the power of agreement and intercessory prayer.
Book of Beginnings Part 27 | Stories that bring joy
We continue our study of Genesis with David Wheaton as David reviews Genesis 45 and then takes a look at Genesis 46 and 47. David teaches that through Jacob's obedience to move his family to Egypt, God sets the stage for Exodus that will take place 400 years later. Then Bill is joined by Darrin Bohlken and Jason Hammerbach as they share amazing God stories from the Great River Faith in Action.