Do you ever wonder where your life and faith or spirituality connect? Pastor Travis Wilson seeks to answer that question and provide real-life examples each week from the Bible. If you want to explore God and being a Jesus person in the world, join us for our weekly adventure.
September 24, 2023 - Pentecost 17
In this podcast episode, we explore the parable of the laborers in the vineyard, as told by Jesus. This story reminds us of God's boundless love and how it is freely given to all, regardless of merit. The vineyard owner hires workers at different times of the day but pays them all the same wage, emphasizing that God's love is not based on our achievements. This parable encourages us to live with confidence, knowing we are unconditionally loved, and challenges us to be generous in our own lives.
September 17, 2023 - Pentecost 16
Many of us struggle to forgive others, especially when they have hurt us deeply. But forgiveness is essential for our own spiritual and emotional well-being. In this episode, we explore the meaning of forgiveness and why it is so important. We also look at some practical tips on how to forgive, even when it's hard.
Join us as we discover the power of forgiveness and how it can transform our lives.
September 10, 2023 - Pentecost 15
Today we're talking about forgiveness in the church. Forgiveness is essential for creating a loving and supportive community, and Jesus placed a high emphasis on it in his teachings. In this episode, we'll explore what forgiveness is, why it's important, and how we can offer it to others. Stay tuned!"
September 3, 2023 - Pentecost 14
In this episode, Pastor Travis talks about the hard saying of Jesus to deny ourselves and take up our crosses. This means giving up our comfort, security, and own desires to follow Jesus. It's not easy, but it's the only way to find true life. Let's commit to following Jesus, even when it's hard.
August 27, 2023 - Pentecost 13
In this episode, which you could call the meaning of names; we'll explore the power of names and how they can reveal a lot about us. We'll also talk about the story of Jesus and how God chose Jesus’ own name. And finally, we'll discuss the importance of being a safe space for people to be themselves, regardless of their name or identity.
August 20. 2023 - Pentecost 12
In today’s episode. we will explore the story of the Canaanite woman in Matthew 15:21-28. This story is often interpreted as a lesson in humility, as the woman humbles herself before Jesus and asks for his help. However, the story can also be seen as a lesson in grace, as Jesus shows mercy to the woman even though she is not a Jew.
We will discuss the following questions in this podcast:
What can we learn about humility from the Canaanite woman? What can we learn about grace from Jesus? How can we apply these lessons to our own lives? This podcast is for anyone who wants to learn more about the story of the Canaanite woman and how it can teach us about humility and grace.