Podcast: Jesus Shows Us What We’re Really Like (LifeLift #2) lifelift podcast Feb 04, 2020

A lot of Christians I know say that the disciple with whom they most identify is Peter. They talk about his failures, as well as how much they can relate to those short-comings. 

I get it....

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Podcast: Jesus Reveals What God is Like (LifeLift #1) lifelift podcast Jan 28, 2020

John opens His Gospel with a revolutionary idea: “No one has ever seen God,” he writes, “but the one and only Son, who is Himself God… has made Him known” (John 1:18...

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Podcast: An Open Heaven (LifeLift Intro #2) lifelift podcast Jan 21, 2020

My Dad and I have invested a lot of hours talking about this material with each other. We saw the principles work at Hilldale, and Dad watched the truths invoke life and freedom in churches across...

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Podcast: The Back Story (to the next book + series) (LifeLift Intro #1) lifelift podcast Jan 14, 2020

 

My Dad doesn’t strike me as the kind of guy who’s ever been jaded about anything. Nonetheless, after he left seminary he began asking a few tough questions. In a healthy way....

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Podcast: Gold in the Broken Places (Claim Your Freedom #13) emotional healing emotional health podcast Nov 26, 2019

 

I almost titled this talk something like, “What do you actually think restoration looks like?” 

I didn’t, because it seemed a bit punchy for such a soft subject....

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Podcast: Therapeuo for Emotional Health (Claim Your Freedom #12) cognitive health emotional healing emotional health podcast Nov 19, 2019

By now, you know my bias: I prop on Scripture and do my best to lean into the Spirit. No problem here if you don’t- we can disagree, still interact with each other, and learn a lot together....

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Podcast: The All-Too-Uncommon Cure (Claim Your Freedom #11) emotional healing emotional health moral injury podcast ptsd Nov 12, 2019

For years I was afraid to talk about some of my struggles- some of the things that had happened to me as well as some of the things I had done. I was certain that I would be written off, rejected,...

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Podcast: More Powerful Than PTSD (Moral Injury) (Claim Your Freedom #10) emotional healing emotional health moral injury podcast Nov 05, 2019

 

Throughout this series of talks we’ve addressed soul wounds that are primarily mental (our mindset) or emotional (our feelings). But, there’s another area we haven’t...

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Podcast: Five Signs You’re Out of Rhythm (Claim Your Freedom #9) emotional healing emotional health podcast priorities Oct 29, 2019

 

About a decade ago I made the swap from Windows-based computers to Apple. The upside is that all of my devices connect and communicate with one another seamlessly. If I type something into...

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Podcast: The Pause is Often Enough (Claim Your Freedom #8) emotional healing emotional health podcast Oct 22, 2019

I wrestled in high school. Though an aggressive sport which pits one man against another in a battle of strength, stamina, and technique, very few accidents and injuries ever occurred during the...

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Podcast: Roots & Fruits, Causes & Symptoms- Addiction (Claim Your Freedom #7) addiction emotional healing emotional health podcast Oct 15, 2019

You might have listened to the previous talk and thought, “Oh. He just inferred we can easily rewrite the script- that if we don’t like the story we’re living, we can just...

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Podcast: The Story We Tell Ourselves is the Reality We Sell Ourselves (Claim Your Freedom #6) cognitive health emotional healing emotional health podcast Oct 08, 2019

A few talks ago, we discussed perception- and how that perception often becomes our reality if we’re not careful to separate what we think we see from what we actually see (we discussed...

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