conversations that bring scripture to life

August 24-29, 2015

Monday, August 24 – Stephen and Alex Kendrick/The War Room; Carey Scott/Untangled We’re in a spiritual battle – but God has equipped us with weapons to fight. On the next Live the Promise Alex and Stephen Kendrick join Susie to discuss their new film out on prayer. Then Carey Scott joins the program to offer help to women who are struggling to untangle their emotions.

Tuesday, August 25 – Bill and Pam Farrel/Friendship in Marriage; Dr. Gary Chapman/Taming Your Anger – Is your spouse also your friend? Listen as husband and wife duo Bill and Pam Farrel return to explore how to build a strong friendship within your marriage. Then Susie and Dr. Gary Chapman look at how to recognize, diffuse, and respond to our bouts with anger.

Wednesday, August 26 – Liz Curtis Higgs/It’s Good to be Queen; Dr. Greg Smalley/God-Focused Relationships What can we learn about wisdom and boldness from the queen of Sheba? On the Wednesday edition of Live the Promise, Liz Curtis Higgs unpacks the legacy of this Old Testament seeker of wisdom. Then Focus on the Family’s Dr. Greg Smalley joins us to talk about strong God-centered relationships.

Thursday, August 27 – Os Guinness/Fool’s Talk; Ted Cunningham/The Power of Home – Engaging with others in a truthful but loving way takes practice. Listen as social commentator Os Guinness joins Susie to talk about thoughtful, God-honoring dialogues. Then Pastor Ted Cunningham shares how to diagnose problems in your family and create a healthy, God-focused dynamic.

Friday, August 28 – Laurie P. Short/Finding Faith in the Dark; Greg and Julie Gorman/Marriage (Both Hours Recorded) – What happens when life takes a turn we didn’t expect? On the next Live the Promise Susie talks with Laurie Short. We explore the steps to take when our dreams take a detour. Then authors Greg and Julie Gorman talk about what we should know before tying the knot, and the steps that lead to a healthy marriage.

Saturday, August 29 – Carol Barnier – A Prodigal Journey When a loved one seems to lose their faith, it can break your heart. On the weekend edition of Live the Promise, you’ll hear Susie’s discussion with author Carol Barnier. She shares her own prodigal journey and give us some practical guidance for engaging those who have left the church.