Entries from October 2008

Watch Your Attitude (And Your Actions)!

Date October 30, 2008

Feel free to forward this to a friend! Have you noticed how easy it is to look down on others? What is it about our human nature that seems to default into degrading another through criticism? How do we look into the mirror each morning and miss the flaws in ourselves which are so obvious […]

Transformed Interview with Matt Bell

Date October 23, 2008

Matt began his career as a radio journalist, with his work featured on National Public Radio, the NBC Radio Network, and several other networks. His reporting earned national awards from the Society of Professional Journalists and United Press International. Today, Matt is a personal finance writer and speaker. He has been quoted in U.S. News […]

Transformed Podcast: Episode #049 – What’s A Church to Do in These Turbulent Times?

Date October 19, 2008

Tom Welch tells us to “Declare your mission – and then live it!” No words could better speak to us in these turbulent times than these. It seems that while the world economy is shaken, world opinion continues to turn against the Christ-follower. Truly the environment we live in is increasingly hostile to our faith […]

Transformed Interviews Alex Kendrick

Date October 16, 2008

For more information on Fireproof the Movie Click here. Mike Powers interviews Alex Kendrick of the FIREPROOF movie. FIREPROOF is the third feature film from Sherwood Pictures the creators of FACING THE GIANTS and FLYWHEEL. With hope-filled, heartfelt storytelling, the movie making ministry of Sherwood Baptist Church continues to touch the world from Albany, Georgia. […]

Worrying Through These Turbulent Times!

Date October 16, 2008

Feel free to forward this to a friend! Banks failing, people panicking, pundits throwing LOTS of money at problems that don’t seem to go away as a result – these are turbulent times! What do we do when the financial bottom drops out? Most people worry! Worry is such a common reaction to forces outside […]

Transformed Podcast: Episode #048 – Witnessing of God’s Grace

Date October 14, 2008

These are scary economic times! With banks failing and the government seeking extreme measures to fix our broken financial systems tensions are on the rise bringing out the worst in people. Grace responds to the worst in others in unique ways. Teaching today from Acts 14 on the topic of “Witnessing of God’s Grace”, Dr. […]

Our Money and These Turbulent Times!

Date October 9, 2008

Feel free to forward this to a friend! This past month has watched the meltdown of long-time financial institutions and the seizure and quick sale of the largest bank failure in the history of the United States. IRAs, 401ks and pension plans, not to mention the saving accounts of thousands upon thousands have felt the […]

Transformed Podcast: Episode #047 – Becoming a Church of Grace

Date October 7, 2008

Everyone hungers for encouragement. Zig Ziglar reminds us of this in the following quote: “There are high spots in all of our lives,” wrote George Matthew Adams, “and most of them have come about through encouragement from someone else. I don’t care how great, how famous or successful a man or woman may be, each […]