Entries from May 2010

"America Rise" by Scott Wesley Brown FREE!

Date May 31, 2010

Scott says … “In celebration of America, enjoy my lastest song ‘America Rise’ as a free download from Memorial Day through the Fourth of July.” Get your FREE copy of ‘America Rise’ at this link.

Transformed Interviews Byron Paulus – Part 2

Date May 28, 2010

Transformed is excited to reconnect you with Byron Paulus today. Byron Paulus is president of Life Action Ministries, a multi-faceted organization with the goal of seeing God send a revival and spiritual awakening to North America. He directs the publishing of several revival-oriented resources and oversees numerous local church and campus outreaches. In today’s podcast […]

Leadership Development – By the Appetite!

Date May 23, 2010

by Dr. Matthew Lee Smith, PhD If you know me at all, you know that I am a Star Trek fan – all genres. One of the most important lessons I learned in leadership came in an episode of Star Trek: The Next Generation. When asked how he came upon the amazing engineer, Geordi LaForge, […]

7-Fold Blessing From Our Loving God!

Date May 17, 2010

by Dr. Matthew Lee Smith, PhD “Because he has set his love upon Me, therefore I will deliver him; I will set him on high, because he has known My name. He shall call upon Me, and I will answer him; I will be with him in trouble; I will deliver him and honor him. […]

Transformed Interviews Charles Stone

Date May 14, 2010

Pastor, what Frustrates you in ministry? You probably began your ministry believing you’d make a kingdom difference. That dream may now seem elusive. Perhaps your journey has brought more frustration than happiness, and you wonder if it’s time to move on, or out. Have you searched the Web for openings in other churches recently? Thought […]

Vision is All About Where You Look

Date May 10, 2010

by Dr. Matthew Lee Smith, PhD Faith is all about seeing what God has placed before you. Vision, in other words, is our faith employed through our attention to the details God has placed before us. But the question is, ‘What are we looking for? First, we need to look up! In worship we discover […]

Ernie Harwell Steps Into His Eternal Reward!

Date May 6, 2010

Listen to Mike Powers Interview with Ernie Harwell by clicking the play button below … (This testimony was written by Jacqueline J. Repp of MLB.com) For, lo, the winter is past,
 The rain is over and gone; 
The flowers appear on the earth;
 The time of the singing of birds is come,
 And the voice […]

I’ve Been Dreaming …

Date May 5, 2010

by Dr. Matthew Lee Smith, PhD For the past few years I have been praying and dreaming about what a healthy church ministry would look like. At this moment, as I am between ministries and looking ahead in anticipation of the next five to ten years of ministry, I find there are eight focal points […]

Free Download of the Month – May 2010

Date May 4, 2010

The Hole in Our Gospel just received the Christian Life Book of the Year award from ECPA! The Hole in Our Gospel by Richard Stearns and read by Tommy Creswell Published by Thomas Nelson and distributed by christianaudio This is a story of how a corporate CEO faced his own struggle to obey God whatever […]

Cycles of Destruction

Date May 3, 2010

by Dr. Matthew Lee Smith, PhD Many churches and ministries that are stagnant or in decline often follow a cycle of destruction to their death. It would be bad enough if the organization went through this cycle only once. However, beyond the realms of sanity, toxic groups seem to repeat this process time and again […]