conversations that bring scripture to life

October 27 - November 1, 2014

Monday, October 27 – Byron Paulus and Bill Elliff/OneCry; Erin Smalley/The Wholehearted Wife Our nation is poised for a spiritual revival. On the next Live the Promise Susie welcomes Byron Paulus and Bill Elliff back to the program to unpack that truth. Then Focus on the Family’s Erin Smalley joins us to talk about ten keys to being a whole-hearted wife.

Tuesday, October 28 – Liz Curtis Higgs/Redemption Stories; Becky Harling/Praise in Parenting Everyone has a past in the kingdom of God. But He can redeem the darkest decisions. On the next Live the Promise Susie and author Liz Curtis Higgs look at how God chose women with shady reputations to advance His purposes. Then Becky Harling talks about how gratitude can change the way we parent!

Wednesday, October 29 – Craig Groeschel/Marriage; Kerri Weems/Rhythms of Grace When we take vows, what does it mean to keep them? On the next Live the Promise Susie speaks with pastor Craig Groeschel of about keeping the vow of marriage. Then Kerri Weems of Celebration Church joins us to talk about the importance building a rhythm of rest into our days.

Thursday, October 30 – Randy Alcorn/The Sovereignty of God; Ema McKinley/Rush of Heaven – How can we understand the sovereignty of God over our choices? On the Thursday edition of Live the Promise Susie unpacks that question with author and pastor Randy Alcorn. Then Ema McKinley joins the program to share her miraculous story of healing and perseverance from her new book, Rush of Heaven.

Friday, October 31 – Alec Rowlands/The Presence; Jennifer Kennedy Dean/The Power of Small – How does our relationship with God affect our lives? On the next Live the Promise Dr. Alec Rowlands returns to talk about the presence of God, and how we can intentionally pursue intimacy with Him every day. Then prayer warrior Jennifer Kennedy Dean returns to talk about the power of our choices, no matter how small they may seem at the time.

Saturday, November 1 – Randy Singer – Novel Talk What does it mean to act on behalf of another? On the weekend edition of Live the Promise, Susie talks with novelist and veteran attorney Randy Singer. They talk about his newest novel, The Advocate, and unpack its themes of justice, conscience, submission to authority, and learning to forgive yourself for past mistakes.