September 12, 2022
Today we talk about Job, the man who's life was destroyed despite his faith in the Lord, but was able to overcome his grief and find his way back to God. We'll discuss how we can try to make sense of this story, and relate Job's life to our own.
Book of Job
August 28, 2022
In today's episode we learn about Nehemiah's reaction when he learned that the poorer Israelites were being forced into bondage because of their debt to their wealthier cousins, and how he "consulted with himself" before addressing the situation, rather than having a knee-jerk reaction that may have made things worse. What can you and I do when facing sensitive and emotional situations?
August 16, 2022
In today's episode we talk about the story of King Cyrus, and how the Lord will work through others to keep his promises to his children, and ensure we all have a shot at eternal life.
August 1, 2022
In today's episode we discuss the story of Naaman, and his struggle to follow the prophet even when it was easy to do. We'll also talk about Naaman's servant who maintained her faith in God despite the trials she had endured.
2nd Kings 5
July 20, 2022
In today's world it's so easy to get consumed by everything going on around us. Our jobs, our politics, our social media influence, our homes and other material possessions. The prophet Elijah faced the same challenge with the Israelites, watching them prioritize the things of the world over the Lord their God. In today's episode we'll consider how we can keep ourselves from falling victim to the same temptations that trapped the people of Israel.
1 Kings 17-19
July 11, 2022
You and I are faced with temptation every day, often many times each day. What do we do in those moments? In today's episode we discuss what happened when King David was faced with temptation, and how we can try to have a different outcome for ourselves.
2 Samuel 11
2 Nephi 4
June 21, 2022
In the story of David and Goliath, David chooses to disregard the King's advice to wear armor and a sword, and instead faces the giant on his own terms. In today's episode we discuss how we react when someone doesn't conform to our way of doing things.
1st Samuel, Old Testament
June 13, 2022
In today's episode we discuss the story of Ruth, and how the decisions of one normal person can have a lasting impact on generations to come.
The Book of Ruth
June 6, 2022
Despite the miracles that have allowed the Israelites to inhabit the promised land, they continue to rebel against God. In today's episode, we discuss how we delay God's ability to keep his covenants with us, when we choose not to keep ours. Nevertheless, he never forgets about us.
Book of Judges
May 29, 2022
In today's episode we discuss the final push of the Israelites into the promised land, the choices we all have of whether we'll follow the Lord, and the responsibility we have to help those around us.
Joshua 1-8, 22-24