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#OolaFaith (Oola 5/7)

oola podcast Sep 23, 2020
 

Faith is a humble confidence that everything is going to be OK…

… it doesn’t mean everything IS OK, that everything is good… some things are outright ugly…

… but faith is the hope that all things, in the end, work out for our God….

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#OolaField (Oola 4/7)

oola podcast Sep 23, 2020
 

Let’s talk about FIELD for a bit...

We were created in God’s Image. He’s a Creator, a worker… one who adds value.

That means this—

Work isn’t a curse.

Despite all of the jokes about dreading “manic” Mondays, work is actually a gift. In the...

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#OolaFamily (Oola 3/7)

oola podcast Sep 23, 2020
 

This can be a tough area for a lot of people…

And it can be a GREAT one.

And it can be both. Even at the same time.

Long post warning


This is an area where I’ve felt like a failure and had to do some deep soul-searching.

(Maybe you can relate.)

A few years ago, overnight, my...

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#OolaFinance (Oola 2/7)

oola podcast Sep 23, 2020
 

Here’s our definition for Finance…

Stewarding my resources in such a way that they serve me + my calling rather than enslaving me to serve anything else. Don’t serve payments; do serve your purpose.

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Some background on it—

Think about your financial...

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#OolaFitness (Oola 1/7)

oola podcast Sep 23, 2020
 

Fitness— one of the easiest areas to see progress (and, yeah, one of the easiest areas to “let go.”).

Let’s define it like this….

Fitness is a measure of your health in each area of your life— physical (body), mind & emotions (soul), and spirit.

I like...

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Free of the Inner Struggle (Redemption #6)

redemption Sep 15, 2020

If any one thing is characteristic of ALL of us, it’s likely that inner struggle we feel…

“I want to do this, but I know I should do that…”

Or-

“I don’t know WHY I did that thing right there— I’d already decided I wasn’t going...

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Freedom is Now (Redemption #5)

podcast redemption Sep 08, 2020

Salvation is so much larger than we typically think. Jesus not only forgives our sins (as incredible as that is), but He does so much more. In every place that Jesus bled He brought a new degree of freedom. At each point, He transformed your identity.

(Yes, transformed— past tense....

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Causes & Effects (Redemption #4)

podcast redemption Sep 01, 2020

About the third or fourth time reading the Gospels and comparing each writer’s interpretation of the Cross to the Exodus event, I caught it: Jesus’ sacrifice at the Cross did far more than I had imagined. 

Here’s one of the factors that helped me “see”...

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You’re Not What You Did (Redemption #3)

podcast redemption Aug 25, 2020

Salvation is Jesus’ identity. It’s who He is. 

Mary and Joseph were told to name their child Jesus for a specific reason. The angel told them, “You shall call His name Jesus, for He will save His people from their sins” (Matthew 1:21). The name Jesus, Yeshua,...

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No Judgment for You (Redemption #2)

podcast redemption Aug 18, 2020

The week of His death, Jesus told a handful of His disciples that the time of judgment had come- and the “ruler of this world” was about to be cast out (John 12:31). You might remember that the first declaration of redemption included a promise of judgment, too (see Exodus 6:6 ESV)-...

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