Entries Categorized as 'christian life'

Studying 1 John 1:4!

Date March 24, 2016

Welcome back! We return to our study of what it means to walk in the faith by walking with Jesus today here on the Transformed Podcast! We are here to guide you through this intensive, verse – by – verse study of one of the Christ-follower’s most life-changing Biblical journeys! As we open the first […]

Studying 1 John 1:3!

Date March 17, 2016

Welcome back! We return to our study of what it means to walk in the faith by walking with Jesus today here on the Transformed Podcast! We are here to guide you through this intensive, verse – by – verse study of one of the Christ-follower’s most life-changing Biblical journeys! As we open the first chapter […]

Working on Loving Like Jesus!

Date December 14, 2015

It is a deep desire of my heart to be like Jesus. I am sure it is yours as well. As I work on this characteristic, I have chosen to take a very familiar passage and exchange the word “love” for my name and read it daily in my devotions. Adapted, it reads like this […]

Not Feeling Spiritually Full?

Date November 23, 2015

Recently one of my friends mentioned that he was not feeling spiritually full. As I thought about that, and my own journey of faith, I began to ask him some questions. Perhaps they will help you as well … * What is your habit of Bible reading – apart from study for messages? Without a […]

Denial Is Inevitable …

Date November 2, 2015

Have you ever lamented your cowardice? I know I have! So many times I want to stand strong for Jesus and, when a tough situation comes up, I wimp out. If you know how I feel, we are not alone. Simon Peter, Jesus’ “right hand man,” was like us as well. While reading about Jesus’ […]

Transformed Episode #256: The Discipline of Sharing Our Good News!

Date July 12, 2015

The early church was a “gospelling” band of people. They spoke the Gospel. When the believers were driven out of Jerusalem because of the persecution after Stephen’s martyrdom, they “went about preaching the word” – literally, “evangelizing or gospelling the word” (Acts 8:4). The Gospel was on their lips in all their new relationship. Their […]

Transformed Episode #254: The Discipline of Surrender!

Date June 7, 2015

  Worship is the abdication of my rule for the reign of Jesus in my life. ~ Dr. Matthew Lee Smith, PhD As we open this episode of the Transformed Podcast, we are here today to help you develop the spiritual growth habits you need to develop yourself into all Jesus longs for you to […]

Transformed Episode #253: The Discipline of Giving Up to Get Alone With God!

Date May 31, 2015

  “Fasting is giving up food or some other activity in order to devote more serious time and attention to prayer.” ~ Dan Southerland As we open this episode of the Transformed Podcast, we are here today to help you develop the spiritual growth habits you need to develop yourself into all Jesus longs for […]

Studying James 4:4!

Date May 19, 2015

  Welcome to the Transformed Podcast! Dr. Matthew Smith, director of Eagles In Leadership, continues to teach verse by verse through the book of James, one verse per podcast. These studies were recorded live in his class at Bible Believers Christian College and Seminary in Hawthorne, California. The book of James has been called, “the faith explained” and […]

Studying James 4:3!

Date May 12, 2015

  Welcome to the Transformed Podcast! Dr. Matthew Smith, director of Eagles In Leadership, continues to teach verse by verse through the book of James, one verse per podcast. These studies were recorded live in his class at Bible Believers Christian College and Seminary in Hawthorne, California. The book of James has been called, “the […]