Speaking of Life is a weekly podcast by Joe Tkach coming from two perspectives God is not mad at you. God loves and accepts you. Dr. Tkach, is President of Grace Communion International, a Christian fellowship with 42,000 members, worshiping in more than 900 congregations in 100 nations and territories. Speaking of Life is updated every Friday.
Speaking Of Life 2045 | The Cornerstone Question28/09/2020 Duración: 03min
A cornerstone is a foundational piece in building a house. It must be perfect so it can hold the entire structure. Do you have a cornerstone in your life? In our human perspective, some pieces may not seem to fit perfectly but the gospel tells us that it is through Jesus that we will be made whole. Will you look to Jesus as your cornerstone?
Speaking Of Life 2044 | Open Hands Close Eyes21/09/2020 Duración: 03min
Daily life is full of tricks and confusion. You don’t know who to trust or listen to. But what if God told you to “hold out your hands and close your eyes?” Would you trust him? In fact, this is what the Father asked his own Son to do. On the cross, Jesus held out his hands to share his father’s love with the whole world. Jesus knew the Father to be good, trustworthy, and full of grace. Even in stretching his hands out on the cross. Let us open our hands and close our eyes and ask Jesus to show us his Father.
Speaking Of Life 2043 | Belly of the Whale14/09/2020 Duración: 03min
Just like Jonah, have you ever been swallowed up? Alone in the dark, worried, confused, and afraid? Even in our darkest moments, God can reveal himself to us and fulfill the purpose he has for us through his Son.
Speaking Of Life 2042 | Ripples in the World07/09/2020 Duración: 03min
When you skip a stone across a body of water, the stone sends ripples through the surface of the water. Just like the stone, sometimes our actions can cause ripples in our community. Let us consider the impact of our actions that we may send out positive ripples and reflect the love of Jesus.
Speaking Of Life 2041 | Putting On Christ31/08/2020 Duración: 04min
How can our friendship and imitation of Jesus change our daily lives? Do our friends and family see Christ through us? It is in the daily walk and relationship with Jesus in which we are formed and changed. Put on his actions. Put on his love. Put on the Lord Jesus Christ.
Speaking of Life 2040 | Stopping the Spin24/08/2020 Duración: 04min
Our perception can shape our reality. Because of this, we must fill ourselves with the truth. Cling to this ultimate truth, you are loved and accepted by the Creator of the Universe!
Speaking of Life 2039 | Sing the Story Again17/08/2020 Duración: 03min
From the everyday blessings, we take for granted to awe-inspiring miracles God is invested in every detail of our lives. Let’s sing the story of God’s goodness, again and again, until it becomes the theme and music of our entire lives!
Speaking of Life 2038 | Double Booked10/08/2020 Duración: 03min
The Bible is full of promises of God caring for his children. Do you ever wonder if God is capable of fulfilling all of his promises? We only have to look to Jesus to find the answer. Through his life, death, and resurrection, Jesus is the fulfillment of God’s promise of blessing to all of humanity!
Speaking of Life 2037 | Rembrandt’s Question03/08/2020 Duración: 03min
In the face of danger, our biological response might be to automatically fight, flee, or freeze. When facing life’s many storms, we also have the option of responding in faith, turning toward Jesus. In him, we know we have a savior who can calm the storms. He is our source of strength in times of trouble.
Speaking of Life 2036 | Hand’s On Experience27/07/2020 Duración: 04min
The best way to learn is often hands-on, right? We learn best when we actively participate in the learning process. Jesus knew this about his disciples and invited them to participate in his miracles and ministry. God still works that way with us today. He is inviting you to participate in “hands-on” acts of blessing for others and transforming you too as part of the process.