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Day 9: Transform Your Mind!
21 Days of Prayer and Fasting 2021 – Our Year of Growth In Our Intellect! Day 9: Transform Your Mind! “Do not be conformed to this age, but be transformed by the renewing of your mind, so that you may … Continue reading
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Turn-Around Tuesday – Venting Our Vehemence
“And Sarai said to Abram, “May the wrong done to me be on you! I gave my servant to your embrace, and when she saw that she had conceived, she looked on me with contempt. May the Lord judge between … Continue reading
Posted in 2 - Turn-Around Tuesdays (trials and troubles), Suffering Tagged Abraham, action, anger, beautiful, bitterness, blame, broken, bumble humbling, cancer, Confession, control, damage, decision, die, distrust, doubt, erase, ess, faith, faithless, foolishness, forgive, God, guilt, heart, husband, impatience, Jesus, Lord, mistake, problem, remorse, repent, repentance, shame, sitaution, soul, stupid, Throne of God, throw up, trial, trouble, vent, wrong Leave a comment
Magnificent Marriage Monday – Time to Repent and Return!
“Abram went up from Egypt to the Negev—he, his wife, and all he had, and Lot with him. Abram was very rich in livestock, silver, and gold. He went by stages from the Negev to Bethel, to the place between … Continue reading
Posted in Magnificent Marriage Mondays, Marriage Tagged Abram, altar, Bethel, confess, Confession, discipline, Distance, Egypt, failure, faithful, fear, forgive, forgiveness, God, hart, husband, Lord, misuse, persona non grata, ponder, Promised Land, prostitute, right, Sarai, sin, wealth, wife, wives Leave a comment
Willing Worker Wednesday – Insider Information!
“There was a man in Jerusalem whose name was Simeon. This man was righteous and devout, looking forward to Israel’s consolation, and the Holy Spirit was on him. It had been revealed to him by the Holy Spirit that he … Continue reading
Posted in Leadership Blog, Willing Worker Wednesdays Tagged adoration, Bible, care, character, concern, confess, Confession, deat, death, deout, desire, devout, direction, excuse, fail, follow, future, God, godly, Holy Spirit, hunger, information, intimate, Israel, Jerusalem, Jesus, lead, leader, life, live, Lord, Messiah, natural, passiona, passionately, private, prod, public, push, reveal, right, righteous, servant, spiritual, supernatural, will, Word of God, worker Leave a comment
Willing Worker Wednesday – When God’s Ability and Spirit-Filling Meet!
“Then his father Zechariah was filled with the Holy Spirit and prophesied: Praise the Lord, the God of Israel, because He has visited and provided redemption for His people.” (Luke 1:67–68, HCSB) Then his father Zechariah was filled with … Continue reading
Posted in Leadership Blog, Willing Worker Wednesdays Tagged beleiev, celebration, ceremony, Confession, consideration, doubt, expectancy, fail, failure, faith, God, heart, Holy Spirit, hope, Impossible, incorporate, introspection, investigation, Israel, leader, Leadership, Lord, mouth, praise, pregnant, recant, redemption, repent, return, review, Scripture, soul, Trust, Vision Leave a comment
Studying 1 John 1.9!
Welcome back! We return to our study of what it means to walk in the faith by walking with Jesus today here on the Transformed Podcast! We are here to guide you through this intensive, verse – by – verse … Continue reading
Posted in 1 John, christian life, Discipleship, Transformed Tagged Christian, confess, Confession, faithful, faithfulness, forgive, God, right, sin, unrighteousness Leave a comment
Transformed Episode #213: Courage to Worship!
How do we make courageous choices for God? Welcome to the Transformed podcast. I’m your host, Mike Powers. When we seek God’s favor, we must request every mercy that is favor from God for our lives and worship. God delights … Continue reading
Posted in Love of God, Transformed Tagged anger, benefits, brag, command, Confession, conformity, courage, disobedience, display, draw near, favor, glorify, guilt, hero, himself, joy, mercy, pain, position, rescue, stand, word, Word of God, worship Leave a comment
Transformed Episode #158 – Jesus, Our Life Giver!
Welcome to the Transformed podcast. Is there more to life than consuming and existing? In today’s study, Dr. Matthew Lee Smith, Lead Pastor at Pacific Baptist Church in El Segundo, California shows us that Jesus affirms that there is … Continue reading
Posted in Transformed Tagged assurance, Christ, Christian, christian life, commitment, Confession, death, Grief, hope, Jesus, miracle, resurrection 1 Comment
Changed Lives Get Noticed!
Artwork courtesy of campusfellowship.com Never doubt that a small group of thoughtful committed people can change the world. Indeed, it is the only thing that ever has. ~ Margaret Mead When people truly change, no one can keep quiet … Continue reading
Posted in Becoming Like Jesus Tagged change, confess, Confession, disciple, discipleship, family, father, friend, God, Gospel, Jesus, life, marriage, mission, neighbor, pain, possess, possession, prison, publiicity, repent, surrender, transform, transformation, twelve Leave a comment
Episode 131 – How Do I Live Without The Burden of Guilt?
Welcome to the Transformed podcast. Thank you for joining us today as Dr. Matthew Lee Smith, Lead Pastor at Pacific Baptist Church in El Segundo, California, talks about understanding and enjoying the abundance of Jesus in your everyday life. If … Continue reading
Posted in Adundant Life, Suffering, Transformed Tagged act, attitude, Christianity, cleansing, confess, Confession, deed, freedom, guilt, heart, improvement, intentions, Jesus, judgment, right, rigtheousness, testing, thought, thoughts, Throne of God, Throne of Grace, violate, violation, virus, word Leave a comment