conversations that bring scripture to life

August 29-September 3, 2016

Monday, August 29 – Liz Curtis Higgs/Redemption Stories; Chuck Tate/ 41 Will Come – Is your story past the point of no return? On the Monday edition of Live the Promise Susie welcomes Liz Curtis Higgs back to the program for the latest edition of Redemption Stories. Then, author Chuck Tate joins Susie to unpack his book 41 Will Come. He explains how when life gets tough, we need to persevere, because break through will come.

Tuesday, August 30 – Karl Vaters/ The Grasshopper Myth; David Ireland/ Power of Praying Children – What does it mean for a church to be successful? On the Tuesday edition of Live the Promise, author Karl Vaters joins Susie to talk about big churches, small churches and the small thinking that divides them as they unpack his book, The Grasshopper Myth. Then, Dr. David Ireland joins the program to explain how we can become powerful prayer warriors and teach our families the importance of prayer.

Wednesday, August 31 – Andrew Scott/ Scatter; Susie Larson/ Your Powerful Prayers – God has called us to be in the world, not of the world, but what does that mean? On the Wednesday edition of Live the Promise, Andrew Scott joins Susie to explain why his prayer is that we will be the first generation to scatter across the globe, on purpose. Then, join Susie as she unpacks her new book, Your Powerful Prayers: Reaching the Heart of God with a Bold and Humble Faith.

Thursday, September 1 – Paul David Tripp/ Parenting; Jennifer Dukes Lee/ The Happiness Dare Do you ever wish there was a guaranteed formula for raising good kids? On the Thursday edition Live the Promise, Paul Tripp joins me to share 14 Gospel principles that can radically change your family. Then, former news journalist and author Jennifer Dukes Lee invites us to pursue our truest, most satisfied, most faith-filled self as we unpack her book The Happiness Dare.

Friday, September 2 – Sheila Walsh/ Longing in Me; Dr. Troy Spurrill/ Health and Healing - What can we learn from the life of King David? On the Friday edition Live the Promise Susie welcomes Sheila Walsh to the program, as they look at the life of David and talk about how God fills the longings of our hearts. Then Dr. Troy Spurrill joins Susie for a fascinating conversation about chronic diseases, and the connections between them and our mental and emotional health.

Saturday, September 3 – Cheryl Martin/ Distinctly You – Do you find yourself wishing God had made you someone else? On the weekend edition of Live the Promise, you’ll hear Susie’s conversation with Cheryl Martin. Cheryl explains how we can trade comparison and competition for freedom and fulfillment as they unpack her book Distinctly You.