S2:E5 Soul Keeping

Life hinges on the care of your soul Life is BUSY. No duh, you say. So busy most find it impossible to care for their own soul. Always running…and running fast. Things to do, places to be, people to see! Have you ever slowed down enough to ask “why?” you are busy? Ever wondered why […]

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Knowing Your Faith

S2-E4 Knowing Your Faith

“Belief” does not equal “Knowing” Most of us have a “faith”…sometimes it is a Christian faith and sometimes not. But, how well do you actually know your faith. Can you clearly articulate it? Can you explain it? Can you defend it? Can you support the case for the Christian faith. Tune it today as Stephen […]

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The Way I Heard It with Stephen Adams

S2:E3 Letting Dreams Die

Do you live with unfilled dreams? Some dreams live and prosper, some die when you breath your last and other dreams die when you choose to open death’s door. Let a dream die so the Lord can bring life.  Predictability Listen to it today

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S2:E2 Where Do You Find Joy?

Joy: do you have it in your life? Not talking about happiness, which is fleeting, but experiencing a true JOY from the depths of your heart, soul and mind. Find what brings you joy and do that. Sounds simple. Is it? Tune in. Subscribe on iTunes for more of the “I was Just Thinking” podcast […]

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Why Doesn’t God Always Heal the Sick? by Dr. Sam Storms

“Three times I pleaded with the Lord about this [thorn], that it should leave me. But he said to me, ‘My grace is sufficient for you, for my power is made perfect in weakness.’” 2 Corinthians 12:8–9
God loved the Apostle …

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Happy New Year 2019

S2:E1 Entering A New Year

The New Year is upon us and I dislike “resolutions”. There is another way to get your feet under you as we enter this new year. Tune in and invite a friend to the podcast

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Masterpiece: A New Humanity by Erwin McManus

Masterpiece: A New Humanity The hard work of a life well lived           May the world I touch be more beautiful and better off for my being here.  May my life be a work of art, and may I always live as an artist at work.           May my life be a mosaic: a work of art […]

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He Lives

Episode 024 – Passover and Easter

Passover and Easter are two of the most significant memorials in two of the largest mono-theistic religions of all time.  Passover for the people of Judaism and Easter honors the resurrection for the Christian. Both carry significance for two very different religions yet both symbolism redemption and freedom. Subscribe for more “I was Just Thinking” […]

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Episode 023 – Lies We Hear and Speak

What are the voices in your head saying about You?  What is the recurring image, picture, or perception which plays like a broken record?  No, you are not crazy.  These are LIES! What you are experiencing is the work of the evil one seeking to disrupt, distort, and destroy God’s creation life. The Apostle John […]

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Interpretation: Translation of Life by Erwin McManus

The hard work of changing our perspective          Begin a process to investigate how you see the world. Make two lists: everything good in your life; everything bad in your life. Now examine your lists. Which list is longer? Which list came more naturally? Is it easier for you to be pessimistic or to be optimistic? […]

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Episode 022 – Who are You?

How do you respond when someone asks “what do you do?” A simple, and cultural normal greeting, but isn’t the question somewhat limiting.  Are you only identifiable as your vocation? Is your identity limited to your career? True, your vocations may tell me quite about about you but it will never reveal who you truly […]

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Episode 021 – The Cross is the Ultimate CounterPoint

What are you building your life on?  Do you have a sufficient foundation from which to stand? The work of the Cross serves as the ultimate CounterPoint and Scripture stands to be a firm foundation in the face of the relativistic fancies of this modern era.       I was Just Thinking with Stephen […]

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He is easy. Life is not.

What is the Bible? by Mark Driscoll

Why are there so many Bible translations, and how do we choose between them? Can the Bible be trusted as accurate? In this new blog series, Pastor Mark Driscoll offers a guided tour of how the Bible has been transmitted, translated, and trusted by Chr…

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