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May 24, 2017

Becoming a Spirit-Led Spouse, Part 2

Pete Briscoe

Series: Secrets to a Successful Marriage

"You, my brothers and sisters, were called to be free. But do not use your freedom to indulge the flesh; rather, serve one another humbly in love." (Galatians 5:13)

What's the key to a great marriage? It's something soon-to-be-married couples ask all the time! The answer: two people walking in the Spirit, loving one another. Put another way, you can choose to serve yourself (flesh) or serve your spouse, empowered by the Spirit! Your choice determines what kind of marriage you'll have.

In this teaching, Pete addresses three questions:

- How do I know when I’m in the flesh or in the Spirit?

- How do I avoid the flesh?

- How can I get into the Spirit?

Scripture: Galatians 5:13


May 23, 2017

Becoming a Spirit-Led Spouse, Part 1

Pete Briscoe

Series: Secrets to a Successful Marriage

"You, my brothers and sisters, were called to be free. But do not use your freedom to indulge the flesh; rather, serve one another humbly in love." (Galatians 5:13)

What's the key to a great marriage? It's something soon-to-be-married couples ask all the time! The answer: two people walking in the Spirit, loving one another. Put another way, you can choose to serve yourself (flesh) or serve your spouse, empowered by the Spirit! Your choice determines what kind of marriage you'll have.

In this teaching, Pete addresses three questions:

- How do I know when I’m in the flesh or in the Spirit?

- How do I avoid the flesh?

- How can I get into the Spirit?

Scripture: Galatians 5:13


May 22, 2017

How to Share Your Hurts

Pete Briscoe

Series: Secrets to a Successful Marriage

Explosive arguments can hurt a marriage, but silence can destroy a relationship, too. When spouses keep unresolved issues to themselves, it's like filling a gunnysack. The more hurts are stuffed into it, the heavier it gets. And then one day it bursts open, and every past frustration pours out all at once.

Has that happened to you? Has some inconsequential argument turned into a raging fight because your gunnysack finally burst? In this message, Pete Briscoe turns to Scripture to describe how you can productively unpack your gunnysack and strengthen your marriage.

Scripture: 1 Corinthians 13:4 - 13:11 , Ephesians 4:25 - 4:26


May 19, 2017

Choosing to Lose Wins in Marriage, Part 2

Pete Briscoe

Series: Secrets to a Successful Marriage

You know the saying, "Won the battle but lost the war." It's actually a profound description of what can happen in a marriage if one spouse insists on always winning arguments and getting their own way. The victory may feel good in the short term, but it can do serious damage to your relationship, long term.

In this message, Pete teaches from Philippians on how to achieve real victory in marriage by being willing to lose.

Scripture: Philippians 2:1 - 2:7


May 18, 2017

Choosing to Lose Wins in Marriage, Part 1

Pete Briscoe

Series: Secrets to a Successful Marriage

You know the saying, "Won the battle but lost the war." It's actually a profound description of what can happen in a marriage if one spouse insists on always winning arguments and getting their own way. The victory may feel good in the short term, but it can do serious damage to your relationship, long term.

In this message, Pete teaches from Philippians on how to achieve real victory in marriage by being willing to lose.

Scripture: Philippians 2:1 - 2:7


May 17, 2017

Making a Home

Pete Briscoe

Series: Secrets to a Successful Marriage

Could it be that our ability to stick together is directly related to our decision to create a healthy and loving distance from our parents?

In this message, Pete Briscoe points us to God's road map to marriage—to leave our parents’ home and be united as one.

Scripture: Genesis 2:20 - 2:25


May 16, 2017

Merging Two Kingdoms, Part 2

Pete Briscoe

Series: Secrets to a Successful Marriage

If you look behind the conflicts, arguments, and unresolved disputes in your marriage you'll likely find the root problem is that you and your spouse are fighting for control. The human quest for control is nothing new—it's been plaguing relationships since the beginning of time. And the tension that results from guarding your turf prevents your marriage from flourishing.

In this message, Pete Briscoe talks about how our need for control is really just a symptom of something deeper. He discusses what it takes to erase the boundaries of our individual kingdoms in order to enjoy the oneness that God intended for our marriages.

Scripture: Matthew 18 , Matthew 20


May 15, 2017

Merging Two Kingdoms, Part 1

Pete Briscoe

Series: Secrets to a Successful Marriage

If you look behind the conflicts, arguments, and unresolved disputes in your marriage you'll likely find the root problem is that you and your spouse are fighting for control. The human quest for control is nothing new—it's been plaguing relationships since the beginning of time. And the tension that results from guarding your turf prevents your marriage from flourishing.

In this message, Pete Briscoe talks about how our need for control is really just a symptom of something deeper. He discusses what it takes to erase the boundaries of our individual kingdoms in order to enjoy the oneness that God intended for our marriages.

Scripture: Matthew 18 , Matthew 20


May 12, 2017

Fight for the Family

Jill Briscoe

Series: Fight for the Family

Families have been under attack from the beginning of time, and they are under attack today. The devil, who hates families with complete disdain, works overtime to tear down every wall we rebuild. How do we overcome his opposition when we're exhausted from the constant patch work?

In this message, Jill Briscoe teaches from the book of Nehemiah on where to draw strength for rebuilding our family relationships.


May 11, 2017

The Meaning of Love, Part 2

Stuart Briscoe

Series: The Meaning of Love

We read in I Corinthians 13 a clear and complete description of love. This is the type of love our world is craving. The problem is we are so confused on the subject of love, which of course, is at the root of any kind of relationship, and particularly, any kind of friendship. We need to define the word, identify the various types, explore the source, and understand the meaning of love.

Scripture: 1 Corinthians 13


May 10, 2017

The Meaning of Love, Part 1

Stuart Briscoe

Series: The Meaning of Love

We read in I Corinthians 13 a clear and complete description of love. This is the type of love our world is craving. The problem is we are so confused on the subject of love, which of course, is at the root of any kind of relationship, and particularly, any kind of friendship. We need to define the word, identify the various types, explore the source, and understand the meaning of love.

Scripture: 1 Corinthians 13


May 9, 2017

Queen of Her World

Jill Briscoe

Series: Queen of Hearts

Most of us feel like we're juggling so many roles and responsibilities—in our homes, families, workplaces, social activities. How do we balance all of these things while being the reflection of Christ to the people we encounter every day?

In this message, Jill teaches how we can use the example of the conscientious Proverbs 31 woman to have the Lord's heart for the world around us.

Scripture: Proverbs 31


May 8, 2017

Queen of Your Children's Hearts, Part 2

Jill Briscoe

Series: Queen of Hearts

Most mothers want their children to "arise and call her blessed." But in today's culture, it's increasingly difficult to raise godly kids. How and when should you talk to your children about God?

In this message, Jill offers a map to finding God's idea of family, gives practical ways of explaining biblical concepts to children, and shows how important a role a mother plays in her children's spiritual lives.

Scripture: Proverbs 31


May 5, 2017

Queen of Your Children's Hearts, Part 1

Jill Briscoe

Series: Queen of Hearts

Most mothers want their children to "arise and call her blessed." But in today's culture, it's increasingly difficult to raise godly kids. How and when should you talk to your children about God?

In this message, Jill offers a map to finding God's idea of family, gives practical ways of explaining biblical concepts to children, and shows how important a role a mother plays in her children's spiritual lives.

Scripture: Proverbs 31


May 4, 2017

Queen of Your Husband's Heart, Part 2

Jill Briscoe

Series: Queen of Hearts

"Perfect" marriages don't just happen—but they are possible!

In this message, Jill shares wisdom gleaned from her own marriage to show that, like the Proverbs 31 woman, you can become "queen of your husband's heart" and do your part in making your marriage all that that God wants it to be.

Scripture: Proverbs 31


May 3, 2017

Queen of Your Husband's Heart, Part 1

Jill Briscoe

Series: Queen of Hearts

"Perfect" marriages don't just happen—but they are possible!

In this message, Jill shares wisdom gleaned from her own marriage to show that, like the Proverbs 31 woman, you can become "queen of your husband's heart" and do your part in making your marriage all that that God wants it to be.

Scripture: Proverbs 31


May 2, 2017

Queen of the Lord's Heart, Part 2

Jill Briscoe

Series: Queen of Hearts

Ever feel overwhelmed trying to live up to expectations? We all look for affirmation and appreciation—but from whom?

In this message, Jill explains what it means to be "Queen of the Lord's Heart" and how this important role can lift that burden of expectations so we can be free to be unselfconscious and be able to do what we need to do. 

Scripture: Proverbs 31


May 1, 2017

Queen of the Lord's Heart, Part 1

Jill Briscoe

Series: Queen of Hearts

Ever feel overwhelmed trying to live up to expectations? We all look for affirmation and appreciation—but from whom?

In this message, Jill explains what it means to be "Queen of the Lord's Heart" and how this important role can lift that burden of expectations so we can be free to be unselfconscious and be able to do what we need to do. 

Scripture: Proverbs 31


April 28, 2017

The Unseen Battle

Pete Briscoe

Series: Confronting the Enemy

Do you ever feel oppressed and confused? Have you ever wondered if those feelings were part of an unseen spiritual battle taking place around you—something you can’t visibly see but instinctively feel?

In this message we get a behind the scenes peek at what spiritual warfare looks like from the perspective of the angel that appeared to Daniel. Pete Briscoe teaches from chapter 10 and shares an eye-opening truth that will increase your reliance on Jesus.

Scripture: Daniel 10


April 27, 2017

Freedom from Self-Condemnation, Part 2

Pete Briscoe

Series: Living in Exile: God Working Behind the Scenes

Have you screwed up this week? Have you found yourself crawling in shame back to God, desperate for crumbs of mercy and grace?

In this message Pete Briscoe teaches from Daniel 9 about how to rise above our self-condemnation after a moment of sinful insanity.

Scripture: Daniel 9


April 26, 2017

Freedom from Self-Condemnation, Part 1

Pete Briscoe

Series: Living in Exile: God Working Behind the Scenes

Have you screwed up this week? Have you found yourself crawling in shame back to God, desperate for crumbs of mercy and grace?

In this message Pete Briscoe teaches from Daniel 9 about how to rise above our self-condemnation after a moment of sinful insanity.

Scripture: Daniel 9


April 25, 2017

God Will Keep His Promise

Pete Briscoe

Series: Living in Exile: God Working Behind the Scenes

Have you ever been promised something that seemed too good to be true? As we struggle through trials we can lose sight of God's future promise that someday believers will inherit the Kingdom of God.

In this message Pete Briscoe helps us understand what we've been invited to when we say "yes" to Jesus. Being a child of God doesn't guarantee us a ride on "easy street," but we have reason to be encouraged that the tough ride will be well worth it in the end.

Scripture: Daniel 8


April 24, 2017

Enduring Persecution

Pete Briscoe

Series: Living in Exile: God Working Behind the Scenes

Do you wonder why persecution against Christians seems to be growing? Do you wonder if the antichrist might be in the world right now?

In this message Pete Briscoe teaches from Daniel 7:15-28 where we get a glimpse of what eternity will be like and why God's promise that His people will inherit the Kingdom of Heaven should give us strength to endure persecution.

Scripture: Daniel 7:15 - 7:28


April 21, 2017

Hanging in There

Pete Briscoe

Series: Living in Exile: God Working Behind the Scenes

As Christians, we have God's Word to tell us how the game of life ends. Yet, even though we cling to His truth, we can find ourselves preoccupied with the enemy's short-term victories and temporary advances in the world.

In this message Pete Briscoe teaches from Daniel 7 to help us through the struggle of trying to understand God's eternal plan and how to persevere until He decides to end the game of life.

Scripture: Daniel 7:1 - 7:14


April 20, 2017

Authority Over Enemies

Pete Briscoe

Series: Confronting the Enemy

The forces of evil are real, and they can petrify us. But a simple truth can give us hope: In the presence of a greater strength, bullies become wimps. In the presence of Jesus, demons become weak at the knees. Only in the power of Jesus, then, do we have strength and authority to face the enemy.

Scripture: Luke 4:21 - 4:37


April 19, 2017

Clothed with Power

Stuart Briscoe

Series: Believing What We Believe

Before the day of Pentecost, the disciples were in the middle of a faith crisis. They were broken after seeing Jesus crucified, they lost their purpose. But part of God's divine plan was for the Holy Spirit to come and empower the disciples to go out into the world and launch the great commission.

What was this day like for the disciples and what does it mean for us? We know it was spectacular and it forever changed the disciples. Peter, who couldn't even speak about Jesus to a girl a month earlier, was now emboldened to speak with authority to 3,000 listeners who came to believe in Christ.

In Clothed with Power, Stuart Briscoe talks about how the day of Pentecost marks a crucial turning point for the disciples as they came to truly believe what they believed..

Scripture: Acts 2:1 - 2:41


April 18, 2017

Crisis of Faith, Part 2

Stuart Briscoe

Series: Believing What We Believe

It's heartbreaking to hear someone say, "I used to believe, but then things didn't work out as I thought they should." That's a crisis of faith and not too different from what the disciples experienced after Jesus was crucified. They were devastated and afraid, everything they had put their faith in died with Jesus on the cross.

How do we respond to the grievous feeling of broken faith? Stuart Briscoe shares his own personal experience in this message Crisis of Faith. He talks about the crucial point in life when we move beyond our book knowledge of faith to actually applying "our faith in Him" to our lives.

Scripture: Luke 24:36 - 24:53


April 17, 2017

Crisis of Faith, Part 1

Stuart Briscoe

Series: Believing What We Believe

It's heartbreaking to hear someone say, "I used to believe, but then things didn't work out as I thought they should." That's a crisis of faith and not too different from what the disciples experienced after Jesus was crucified. They were devastated and afraid, everything they had put their faith in died with Jesus on the cross.

How do we respond to the grievous feeling of broken faith? Stuart Briscoe shares his own personal experience in this message Crisis of Faith. He talks about the crucial point in life when we move beyond our book knowledge of faith to actually applying "our faith in Him" to our lives.

Scripture: Luke 24:36 - 24:53


April 14, 2017

Joy in Mourning

Stuart Briscoe

Series: Believing What We Believe

How brightly does Easter day dawn in your heart? That's the question Stuart Briscoe asks as he talks about how the disciples slowly began to realize that Jesus' death and resurrection was the culmination of God's perfectness in justice, mercy, forgiveness, and love for His people.

How can we experience joy in our hearts not just at Easter, but every day? Stuart points out in this message that it depends on what we believe about the death and resurrection of Jesus Christ.

Scripture: Mark 16:1 - 16:8


April 13, 2017

The Crux, Part 2

Pete Briscoe

Series: Up Close and Personal

The cross is a popular symbol—we see it on jewelry or as decorative detail on accessories. In amongst these everyday appearances, it's easy to forget the incredible, important work accomplished through Jesus' death on the cross. In this message, Pete explains what the cross of Christ meant and what impact it had on all of us.

Scripture: John 19:16 - 19:42


April 12, 2017

The Crux, Part 1

Pete Briscoe

Series: Up Close and Personal

The cross is a popular symbol—we see it on jewelry or as decorative detail on accessories. In amongst these everyday appearances, it's easy to forget the incredible, important work accomplished through Jesus' death on the cross. In this message, Pete explains what the cross of Christ meant and what impact it had on all of us.

Scripture: John 19:16 - 19:42


April 11, 2017

Sin in the Camp

Jill Briscoe

Series: How to Be Up When You're Down

Have you ever noticed how kids try to hide things they've done wrong—a broken family heirloom, a bad report card, or a dent in the car? As much as he or she tries to hide the mistake, most often the parents find out. The same is true of our sin. As much as we try to bury our sin, God always knows about it. But how do we confront it?

In this message by Jill, she teaches us what to do with sin so that we can make God the true ruler of our lives.


April 10, 2017

Winning the Worry War

Jill Briscoe

Series: How to Be Up When You're Down

Jill Briscoe will freely admit that even as a Christian, she struggles with worry—and she's not alone. Battling against worry and reclaiming the energy and abundant life that worry steals from us is a daily battle for so many people. Are you ready to learn how to rule worrisome situations and not be ruled by them?

In this message, Jill shares the turning point in her life when she finally felt the worry war pivot in her favor—and it had a lot to do with studying the story of Joshua and the battle of Jericho.

Scripture: Joshua 1:6 - 1:11


April 7, 2017

The Man with the Sword

Jill Briscoe

Series: How to Be Up When You're Down

Life is full of many battles—big and small. An unexpected death, a bad relationship, or a rebellious teenager can lead to emotional battles that cause us pain and despair. It can be tough to understand how we'll get through it.

In this message, Jill explores the life of Joshua and shows us how God helps us fight and win our battles.


April 6, 2017

Standing in Moses' Sandals, Part 2

Jill Briscoe

Series: How to Be Up When You're Down

We all can remember a time in our lives when we felt inadequate for something—parenting, a new job, or an unexpected life event. It's during these times that we can't help but think, "I can't do this."

In this message, Jill teaches us how we can follow God's will for our lives by not only saying, "I can," but also saying, "I will." 

Jill tells the story about Stuart, at the age of 17, being asked to teach about the Church at Ephesus.


April 5, 2017

Standing in Moses' Sandals, Part 1

Jill Briscoe

Series: How to Be Up When You're Down

We all can remember a time in our lives when we felt inadequate for something—parenting, a new job, or an unexpected life event. It's during these times that we can't help but think, "I can't do this."

In this message, Jill teaches us how we can follow God's will for our lives by not only saying, "I can," but also saying, "I will." 

Jill tells the story about Stuart, at the age of 17, being asked to teach about the Church at Ephesus.


April 4, 2017

Keeping the Home Fires Burning, Part 2

Jill Briscoe

Series: How to Be Up When You're Down

Do you ever feel like you've lost your fire for God? Maybe you find yourself just "doing" your walk with Christ instead of having passion and drive to dig deeper. When we lose the fire, the rest of our faith suffers.

In this message, Jill teaches us how we can reignite the fire to seek a more intimate relationship with God.


April 3, 2017

Keeping the Home Fires Burning, Part 1

Jill Briscoe

Series: How to Be Up When You're Down

Do you ever feel like you've lost your fire for God? Maybe you find yourself just "doing" your walk with Christ instead of having passion and drive to dig deeper. When we lose the fire, the rest of our faith suffers.

In this message, Jill teaches us how we can reignite the fire to seek a more intimate relationship with God.


March 31, 2017

One Person at a Time

Pete Briscoe

Series: The Good Life

Most people understand the importance of love. It’s a basic tenant of most faiths, and in John 13:34, Jesus clearly instructs us to “love one another.” Love is part of the good Life that God wants us to experience.

The challenge, however, is when we think loving one another means we should love everyone. With so many people and so much need in our world, that can quickly become a vague and overwhelming ideal. How can you possibly love everyone

Thankfully, God doesn’t actually ask us to do that. In this message, Pete Briscoe walks through passages in the Gospel of John and points out the extraordinary ways in which Jesus loved people individually. He shares how you, too, can express love in an effective, meaningful way.

Scripture: John 13:34


March 30, 2017

It’s Worth the Awkwardness

Pete Briscoe

Series: The Good Life

Do you get uncomfortable in small gatherings? As believers, we’re encouraged to join a small group, but they can be intimidating and downright awkward at first. Sometimes it's just easier to come and go from church, but when you do that, you never really connect with anyone, and you remain isolated.

Jesus knew the importance of small, intimate groups of believers. In fact, one of the first things He did in ministry was gather His disciples—a group that remained His “circle” for the entirety of His earthly ministry.

In this message based on John 13-17, Pete Briscoe tells the story of the very first circle of believers and shares how being in a tight-knit group is worth the initial discomfort of joining one. There’s a richness found in small groups that can be experienced nowhere else.

Scripture: John 13 - 17


March 29, 2017

If You Want to Grow

Pete Briscoe

Series: The Good Life

Some things are better together—sweet and sour, Lewis and Clark, or Batman and Robin. When you separate one from the other, they’re not nearly as powerful. Both are needed in order to achieve the greatest impact.

It’s the same thing when it comes to our faith. Spending time in God’s Word personally while being part of a broader church community are important aspects to growing spiritually. However, there’s an equally important component to our growth we can often overlook.

In this message based on Ephesians 4:11-16 and Acts 2:42-47, Pete Briscoe shares what that crucial component is. When you step into it, and when it’s paired with personal and corporate times of worship and learning, it becomes a powerful means to spiritual growth.

Scripture: Acts 2:42 - 2:47 , Ephesians 4:11 - 4:16


March 28, 2017

The Danger of Isolation

Pete Briscoe

Series: The Good Life

In subtle ways, the world often encourages us to go it alone. We are taught to be independent from a young age, and the busyness of life can often leave little margin for genuine relationships. Sometimes rejection and other past wounds—and maybe even sin—keeps us from being part of an authentic community.

However, isolation is not what God has in mind for us. He designed us for interdependence, both for our benefit and the benefit of others. Living without community puts us in a dangerous and vulnerable position for Satan’s attacks.

In this message based on 1 Corinthians 12:11-31, Pete Briscoe teaches about the importance of living life together and shares how a huge slice of the good Life is waiting for you within an authentic, loving, Christ-centered community.

Scripture: 1 Corinthians 12:11 - 12:31


March 27, 2017

A Secret that Can Change Your Life, Part 2

Pete Briscoe

Series: The Good Life

Who doesn’t love being pampered with gifts and services by others? We all love it when things are given to us or when we can afford to treat ourselves. It’s part of the American Dream, and the Bible even tells us the created order was given to us to delight in. But is there something even better than receiving, even better than accumulating more?

Scripture presents an alternative to receiving that not only increases our contentment level, but is far more life-giving. And it’s one of the best kept secrets that can actually change your life. In this message, Pete Briscoe takes you to Acts 20:28-35 and Philippians 2:1-7 to share what that secret is and how you can step into this incredible aspect of the Christian life.

Scripture: Acts 20:28 - 20:35 , Philippians 2:1 - 2:7


March 24, 2017

A Secret that Can Change Your Life, Part 1

Pete Briscoe

Series: The Good Life

Who doesn’t love being pampered with gifts and services by others? We all love it when things are given to us or when we can afford to treat ourselves. It’s part of the American Dream, and the Bible even tells us the created order was given to us to delight in. But is there something even better than receiving, even better than accumulating more?

Scripture presents an alternative to receiving that not only increases our contentment level, but is far more life-giving. And it’s one of the best kept secrets that can actually change your life. In this message, Pete Briscoe takes you to Acts 20:28-35 and Philippians 2:1-7 to share what that secret is and how you can step into this incredible aspect of the Christian life.

Scripture: Acts 20:28 - 20:35 , Philippians 2:1 - 2:7


March 23, 2017

What Are You Eating?

Pete Briscoe

Series: The Good Life

You know that feeling after you’ve stuffed yourself with junk food? The idea of junk food might seem attractive at first, but you quickly realize how bad it makes you feel. Spiritual “junk food” can have the same effect. You can spend hours consumed with things that are only robbing you of joy and energy.

In this message, Pete Briscoe shares how God has a feast of good food prepared for you—food that will transform and nourish your soul—and where to find it. If you’re willing to leave the junk food behind there’s joy, peace, and personal spiritual growth waiting for you.

Scripture: Isaiah 55


March 22, 2017

Chasing the American Dream, Part 2

Pete Briscoe

Series: The Good Life

Go to college, get a good job, buy a car—maybe two—and a house, get married, and achieve great success. Sound familiar? It’s called the American Dream, and many of us have grown up believing that achieving it is the ultimate goal in life.

In reality, the American Dream is nothing but a list of cravings with an empty promise that says, “If you get everything, you’ll be happy.” It’s a futile attempt to find life in lifestyle.

So what’s the alternative? In this message, Pete Briscoe takes us to John 3:1-16 and shares how to stop chasing things that will never satisfy and trade in the American Dream for the real “good Life.”

Scripture: John 3:1 - 3:16


March 21, 2017

Chasing the American Dream, Part 1

Pete Briscoe

Series: The Good Life

Go to college, get a good job, buy a car—maybe two—and a house, get married, and achieve great success. Sound familiar? It’s called the American Dream, and many of us have grown up believing that achieving it is the ultimate goal in life.

In reality, the American Dream is nothing but a list of cravings with an empty promise that says, “If you get everything, you’ll be happy.” It’s a futile attempt to find life in lifestyle.

So what’s the alternative? In this message, Pete Briscoe takes us to John 3:1-16 and shares how to stop chasing things that will never satisfy and trade in the American Dream for the real “good Life.”

Scripture: John 3:1 - 3:16


March 20, 2017

Disciples and Priorities

Stuart Briscoe

Series: Disciples of Jesus

Where are you investing most of your time and energy? Maybe you fill your days with social activities, chasing career goals, or sitting in front of technology, and, at the end of the day, you wonder if what you did had any real value or significance.

In this message, Stuart Briscoe encourages you to evaluate your priorities and ensure you’re placing one thing above everything else. You’ll learn how your days can be filled with meaningful, eternally valuable experiences that will impact everything else in your life. 

Scripture: Matthew 6:16 - 6:34


March 17, 2017

How Disciples Pray, Part 2

Stuart Briscoe

Series: Disciples of Jesus

Prayer is an essential part of the Christian life. Jesus made that clear throughout His ministry, as He both actively participated in it and frequently talked about it with His disciples.

But how exactly should we pray? And will God even answer?

In this message, Stuart Briscoe walks you through the Lord’s Prayer in the Sermon on the Mount to explain how to pray and what to pray. This message will give you the confidence you need to step into a vibrant life of prayer and intimacy with Jesus.

Scripture: Matthew 6:5 - 6:15


March 16, 2017

How Disciples Pray, Part 1

Stuart Briscoe

Series: Disciples of Jesus

Prayer is an essential part of the Christian life. Jesus made that clear throughout His ministry, as He both actively participated in it and frequently talked about it with His disciples.

But how exactly should we pray? And will God even answer?

In this message, Stuart Briscoe walks you through the Lord’s Prayer in the Sermon on the Mount to explain how to pray and what to pray. This message will give you the confidence you need to step into a vibrant life of prayer and intimacy with Jesus.

Scripture: Matthew 6:5 - 6:15


March 15, 2017

Kingdom Living

Stuart Briscoe

Series: Disciples of Jesus

Do you know who you are as a Christian? Have you been searching for your identity in your career, social status, or image but feel nothing but emptiness inside?

If you want to know who you are as a believer and experience the fullness of Life available to you in Christ, this message by Stuart Briscoe will help you understand your identity as Jesus defines it. 

Scripture: Matthew 5:1 - 5:12


March 14, 2017

The Call to Discipleship

Stuart Briscoe

Series: Disciples of Jesus

What are you living for?

This is a loaded question that each one of us contemplates and strives to answer. But while we’re searching for the answer, it’s tempting to chase after significance, success, and worth in the way culture defines it. However, as believers in Jesus, our purpose comes from an entirely different source.

In this message, Stuart Briscoe outlines what Scripture teaches about God’s call on the lives of His disciples, and he’ll share how you can discover God’s custom-made plan for your life.

Scripture: Matthew 4:18 - 4:22


March 13, 2017

The Kingdom of Heaven

Stuart Briscoe

Series: Disciples of Jesus

We live in times of suffering, hardship, and chaos, and it was this same troubled world that Jesus entered into more than 2,000 years ago.

At the start of His ministry, Jesus proclaimed, “The Kingdom of heaven is near!”—a phrase that bears significant meaning for our troubled world.

In this message, Stuart Briscoe teaches us how these powerful words of Jesus are relevant in today’s world and shares the greatest hope of all for our hurting and broken world.

Scripture: Matthew 4:12 - 4:17


March 10, 2017

Jesus the Disciple Maker

Stuart Briscoe

Series: Disciples of Jesus

As a follower of Jesus, you have been given a role to play in God’s eternal purposes—His plan to establish His Kingdom through the Church. Sounds exciting, doesn’t it? But what’s your job exactly?

In this message, Stuart Briscoe explains how when you spend time with Jesus and follow His lead, He will reveal His intentions for your life. You’ll discover how your life can have purpose, value, and an eternal impact for His Kingdom. 

Scripture: Matthew 1:1 - 4:11


March 9, 2017

Finishing, Part 2

Jill Briscoe

Series: Life That Works

If someone were to ask you today what your purpose in life is, would you be able to confidently answer?

Finding your life’s purpose can be challenging. As Christians, we know our primary calling is to follow Jesus, but how are we supposed to be practically spending our days?

In this message, Jill Briscoe reminds you that God has a specific plan for your life—and it’s never too late to figure out what it is. Jesus wants you to join Him on the grand adventure He has in store for your life.

Scripture: John 21:18 - 21:25


March 8, 2017

Finishing, Part 1

Jill Briscoe

Series: Life That Works

If someone were to ask you today what your purpose in life is, would you be able to confidently answer?

Finding your life’s purpose can be challenging. As Christians, we know our primary calling is to follow Jesus, but how are we supposed to be practically spending our days?

In this message, Jill Briscoe reminds you that God has a specific plan for your life—and it’s never too late to figure out what it is. Jesus wants you to join Him on the grand adventure He has in store for your life.

Scripture: John 21:18 - 21:25


March 7, 2017

Loving, Part 2

Jill Briscoe

Series: Life That Works

How do you know what love looks like? Maybe you grew up in a household of care and support, and you feel you have a pretty good grasp on the concept. But maybe you’ve experienced some painful relationships, and you really struggle to know what love truly is.

In this message, Jill Briscoe points out the beautiful ways you can understand love as it’s described in Scripture. You’ll learn how to receive love from God and others and how to allow Christ to express love through you.

Scripture: John 21:1 - 21:17


March 6, 2017

Loving, Part 1

Jill Briscoe

Series: Life That Works

How do you know what love looks like? Maybe you grew up in a household of care and support, and you feel you have a pretty good grasp on the concept. But maybe you’ve experienced some painful relationships, and you really struggle to know what love truly is.

In this message, Jill Briscoe points out the beautiful ways you can understand love as it’s described in Scripture. You’ll learn how to receive love from God and others and how to allow Christ to express love through you.

Scripture: John 21:1 - 21:17


March 3, 2017

Abiding

Jill Briscoe

Series: Life That Works

Do you see Jesus as your friend? Do you believe He considers you one?

Jesus isn’t just a historical figure you can read about. He is your friend, and He desires to have a relationship with you like the closest friendship you could possibly imagine.

In this message, Jill Briscoe teaches what it means to know Christ, have Him know you thoroughly, and let Him live His life through you. You’ll learn to see Jesus as your forever best friend and source of life.

Scripture: John 15:1 - 15:17


March 2, 2017

Trusting, Part 2

Jill Briscoe

Series: Life That Works

When the storms of life come and the waves are crashing violently, do you find it difficult to trust that God is present and working?

Whether or not you can see Him, Jesus is walking on the water in the midst of your storm—and He’s asking you to step out in faith and trust Him.

In this message, Jill Briscoe uses the story of Peter walking on water to teach how you can learn to trust Jesus more passionately and confidently even in the midst of life’s most challenging storms. 

Scripture: John 6:16 - 6:21


March 1, 2017

Trusting, Part 1

Jill Briscoe

Series: Life That Works

When the storms of life come and the waves are crashing violently, do you find it difficult to trust that God is present and working?

Whether or not you can see Him, Jesus is walking on the water in the midst of your storm—and He’s asking you to step out in faith and trust Him.

In this message, Jill Briscoe uses the story of Peter walking on water to teach how you can learn to trust Jesus more passionately and confidently even in the midst of life’s most challenging storms. 

Scripture: John 6:16 - 6:21


February 28, 2017

Following, Part 2

Jill Briscoe

Series: Life That Works

Once you become a Christian, what happens next? When Jesus called His disciples, He had one very simple request: “Follow me.” But although the phrase is simple, living it out doesn’t always seem so easy.

Jill Briscoe looks at how five disciples came to Christ and started to passionately follow Him. She’ll explain how following Jesus is a way of purpose, fulfillment, and endless adventure. It’s better than any life you could dream up on your own. 

Scripture: John 1:40 - 1:42


February 27, 2017

Following, Part 1

Jill Briscoe

Series: Life That Works

Once you become a Christian, what happens next? When Jesus called His disciples, He had one very simple request: “Follow me.” But although the phrase is simple, living it out doesn’t always seem so easy.

Jill Briscoe looks at how five disciples came to Christ and started to passionately follow Him. She’ll explain how following Jesus is a way of purpose, fulfillment, and endless adventure. It’s better than any life you could dream up on your own. 

Scripture: John 1:40 - 1:42


February 24, 2017

Ending Favoritism

Pete Briscoe

Series: What Will Jesus Do?

The world says status, wealth, and acceptance are ingredients to the good life. So we aspire to be the best—placing others in the pecking order as we go. But what does Jesus think about this?

Greatness in God's Kingdom looks a lot different than greatness in the world. For those who have said "yes" to Jesus, there is only one classified group: God's children. The indwelling Christ gives us eyes to see others by His standard of greatness.

Scripture: Luke 9:46 - 9:56


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Telling the Truth is an international on-air and online media ministry that distributes the teaching content of three uniquely-gifted Bible teachers—Stuart and Jill Briscoe, and their son, Pete Briscoe—to help people know Christ and experience Life in all its fullness.

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