conversations that bring scripture to life

September 26-October 1, 2016

Monday, September 26 Lee Kricher - A New Generation; Bob Beaudine - 2 Chairs How do we make sure that our churches get connected and stay connected to the next generation? On the Monday edition of Live the Promise, author Lee Kricher joins Susie to unpack five strategies that transform churches. Then, Bob Beaudine offers seven practical steps to walk courageously, faithfully, and cheerfully through your trouble whether it’s a minor issue or a major crisis.  

Tuesday, September 27 – Liz Curtis Higgs - Embrace Grace; Lindsey Wheeler - Bottle of Tears – Are you struggling to let go of your guilt, fear, and regret? On the Tuesday edition of Live the Promise, Liz Curtis Higgs returns as she and Susie unpack her book Embrace Grace. Liz will help us understand how we can embrace the God who has already embraced us with His love. Then, Lindsey Wheeler joins Susie to discuss what God has been doing through her and her ministry, Bottle of Tears.

Wednesday, September 28 – Patrick and Ruth Schwenk - For Better Or For Kids; Susie Larson - Your Powerful Prayers - Do you feel like your children come between you and your spouse in marriage? On the Wednesday edition of Live the Promise, Patrick and Ruth Schwenk invite you to take the vow to love your spouse with kids in the house as they unpack their book For Better or For Kids. Then, Susie continues her discussion of her new book Your Powerful Prayers.

Thursday, September 29 – Dr. Tony Evans and Dr. Lois Evans/ Kingdom Marriage; Tina Schmidt/ Zoe Helps – What does marriage look like from God’s perspective? On the Thursday edition of Live the Promise, Dr. Tony and Dr. Lois Evans join Susie to unpack how we can experience the vibrant, abundant marriage God intends for us. Then, Tina Schmidt from the ministry Zoe Helps joins the program. She explains how her ministry seeks to empower orphans and vulnerable children around the world to overcome extreme poverty.

Friday, September 30 – Mike Bechtle (Betch-EL) - I Wish He Had Come With Instructions (Bill Arnold Hosts); Dr. Phillip Nation - Habits for Holiness (Recorded) – Do you ever wish you could better understand the men in your life? On the Friday edition of Live the Promise, Mike Bechtle joins the program to offer an insider’s guide to the sometimes puzzling male brain. Then we’ll hear Susie’s conversation with Dr. Phillip Nation as he unpacks how the spiritual disciplines grow us up, draw us together, and send us out.

Saturday, October 1 – Carol Kent – Waiting Together – Do you or someone you know have a loved one in prison? On the weekend edition of Live the Promise, we’ll hear Susie’s conversation with Carol Kent as they unpack her book Waiting Together. Carol provides a lifeline for hurting families with a loved one incarcerated, connecting them to Jesus, holding out the Word of God, and restoring hope.