Entries from May 2013

So That You May Not Die!

Date May 31, 2013

Photo Credit: slicedbreadmag.com Saving faith is the cry of a new creature in Christ. And the newness of the new creature is that it has a new taste. What was once distasteful or bland is now craved. Christ himself has become a Treasure Chest of holy joy. The tree of faith grows only in the […]

Transformed Talks with Dr. Jason Lisle on Why Your Origins Matter!

Date May 29, 2013

Transformed recently caught up with Dr. Jason Lisle to talk about the importance of our origins as a species. In this clear and encouraging discussion, Dr. Lisle shares how we, as God’s people, can have great trust in the Biblical record of our beginnings, as Genesis reports it. Dr. Lisle is a Christian astrophysicist who […]

Transformed Episode #159 – Jesus, Our Life Guide!

Date May 26, 2013

Welcome to the Transformed podcast. Is there more to life than consuming and existing? Can we ever know what is right? Can we ever know how to proceed in this life? In today’s study, Dr. Matthew Lee Smith, Lead Pastor at Pacific Baptist Church in El Segundo, California shows us that Jesus provides Himself to […]

Having Everlasting Life!

Date May 24, 2013

  To disbelieve is easy; to scoff is simple; to have faith is harder. ~ Louis L’amour Faith in the unseen. For some it is impossible. For others, it is a desire. For those who know God, it is a daily reality. Craig Brian Larson says, “Faith is the ability to trust what we cannot […]

Transformed Talks to Greg Atkinson About Church Leadership!

Date May 22, 2013

We are excited to share our conversation about Church Leadership with Greg Atkinson! Greg is a passionate pastor, church leader, coach, trainer and author. Don’t miss Greg’s FREE eBook offer at his website. Greg has been writing, speaking and training thousands of Church leaders since 2000. In late 2003, Greg launched MultisensoryWorship.com (mSw) – a […]

Transformed Episode #158 – Jesus, Our Life Giver!

Date May 19, 2013

  Welcome to the Transformed podcast. Is there more to life than consuming and existing? In today’s study, Dr. Matthew Lee Smith, Lead Pastor at Pacific Baptist Church in El Segundo, California shows us that Jesus affirms that there is so much more to life and that He is the source of that abundant life! […]

The Will of God and Jesus!

Date May 16, 2013

“Do you think, asks the Sovereign Lord, that I like to see wicked people die? Of course not! I only want them to turn from their wicked ways and live.” ~ Lord in Ezekiel 18:23 (NLT) For most people, the will of God is one of the great mysteries of life. “What does God want […]

Transformed Episode #157 – Jesus, Our Sin Remover!

Date May 12, 2013

Welcome to the Transformed podcast. Why do we need Jesus anyway? What’s the purpose of His life? Today, Dr. Matthew Lee Smith, Lead Pastor at Pacific Baptist Church in El Segundo, California answers those questions in this study of Jesus, Our Sin Remover! We will consider 10 truths that reveal our desperate need of one […]

Sign Seekers and Jesus!

Date May 9, 2013

  The true motives of our actions, like the real pipes of an organ, are usually concealed.  But the gilded and hollow pretext is pompously placed in the front for show. ~ Charles Caleb Colton At the center of our lives lies the one reality that drives us. It manifests itself in the realities of […]

Transformed Interviews Dr. Paul Nyquist, President of Moody Bible Institute

Date May 8, 2013

We caught up with Dr. Paul Nyquist, President of Moody Bible Institute, in Los Angeles this past week. We talked about Moody Pastors Conference, the Institute and how to pray for God’s work through the president and its ministries. For those who desire to attend Moody Pastors Conference, a $50 discount for registration is available […]