conversations that bring scripture to life

August 22-27, 2016

Monday, August 22 Richard Hansen/ Paradox Lost; Chip Ingram/ Scripture Memorization Do you see the unanswerable questions of Christianity as barriers to your faith? On the next live the promise, pastor Richard Hansen joins Susie to unpack how the mysteries of God are actually wonder-filled invitations to a deeper, better way of knowing God. Then Chip Ingram returns to discuss the power of Scripture memorization.

Tuesday, August 23 – Kenneth Boa/Rewriting Your Broken Story; Banning Liebscher/Rooted – How do you fix a broken story? On the next Live the Promise, author Ken Boa joins Susie to unpack how we can rewrite our broken stories through the power of an eternal perspective. Then, Banning Liebscher, founder of Jesus Culture joins the program to discuss the hidden places where God develops us from his book; Rooted.

Wednesday, August 24 – Karen Jordan/ Words that Change Everything; Dr. Greg and Erin Smalley/ Marriage and Parenting – Do you suffer from unbridled, debilitating emotions? On the next Live the Promise, author Karen Jordan joins Susie to offer hope and practical strategies to help men and women speak God’s truth to their emotions as they unpack her book, Words That Change Everything. Then, Dr. Greg and Erin Smalley are back to talk about what God has been teaching them about marriage and parenting.

Thursday, August 25 – Timothy Jennings/ The God-Shaped Brain; Ryan Romeo/Outcry (Bill Arnold Hosts Both Hours) – What if what you believe about God actually changes your brain? On the next Live the Promise, Timothy Jennings joins the program. Timothy explains how our beliefs affect our physical, mental, and spiritual health as unpack his book The God-Shaped Brain. Then Ryan Romeo joins us to share some new voices speaking out about the power of the church.

Friday, August 26 – Larry Magnuson/ Pastors are People too (Live Bill Arnold hosts); John Cortines/ God and Money (Recorded) - What are your top expectations for your pastor? On the next live the Promise, author Larry Magnuson joins us to unpack his book Pastors Are People Too: What They Won’t Tell You but You Need to Know. Then, you’ll hear Susie’s conversation with John Cortines as we discuss a Biblical view of stewardship and take a look at the power of radical generosity

Saturday, August 27 – Phillip Waldrep/Prodigal Child from 6/14 – Is your child a prodigal who has walked away from the church or even their faith? On the weekend edition of Live the Promise. You’ll hear Susie’s conversation with Phil Waldrep. They’ll unpack what happens when a loved one has walked away from the church, and how can we reach out to them with love and understanding.