Podcast Archive

This is a listing of all of our podcasts to date, most recent first. To find out about how to subscribe to our podcast on your mobile device, please see How to Listen to the Daily in Christ Podcast on Your Mobile Device.  
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[Series: More Than Conquerors in the Darkest of Times] In these incredibly uncertain, even frightening, times many wonder: "What is the greatest form of security?" and "How can my family and I be kept safe?" Even more importantly: "How do I get rid of this fear and anxiety in my ...
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Dark storm pushed back by brilliant light.
[Series: More Than Conquerors in the Darkest of Times] Believer, do you know that the old sinner you is dead and buried? Do you know that you are dead to sin? Do you know that you are also dead to the law? In this episode we talk about the NEW ...
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[Series: More Than Conquerors in the Darkest of Times] Every single believer is already "more than a conqueror through Him who loved us" -- even in the darkest of times. Unfortunately, many believers don't understand the incredible truths of God's Love, and the incredible things that God has done for ...
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[Series: More Than Conquerors in the Darkest of Times] It is breathtaking how God meets us at our very worst -- unworthy, sinful and deserving of His just wrath -- and transforms us into His beloved children and rightful heirs of all! In this episode we take a look at ...
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Dark storm pushed back by brilliant light.
[Series: More Than Conquerors in the Darkest of Times] There are times in our lives when we are suddenly hit with a crisis. Like a car getting slammed broadside on the road. But no matter how dark and frightening the crisis — even the current Coronavirus COVID-19 pandemic — God ...
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[Blessed Beyond Imagination #18] Many Christians struggle with living as the brand new creature in Christ that they REALLY ARE, because they think, "I don't think I'm 'good enough' or 'holy enough' or 'righteous enough". That's right: you are NOT... but the Lord Jesus Christ is! And that makes a ...
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[Blessed Beyond Imagination #17. The beginning of this podcast has encouragement from God's Word dealing with the COVID-19 pandemic crisis]. It's true: God has already richly blessed you, believer, beyond imagination! But many struggle and ask, "Why isn't this working in my life?". We tackling that perplexing question in this ...
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[Blessed Beyond Imagination #16] Very few believers know who they really are in Christ…And that's important to know, in good times… and especially in bad times! Even fewer believers experience the reality of who they really are in Christ in their daily lives. In this episode, we talk about living ...
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[Blessed Beyond Imagination #15. Note: the beginning of this episode has strong encouragement during this dark time of the Coronavirus COVID-19 outbreak and economic uncertainty.] God has already richly blessed every single believer… beyond imagination! But most Christians have almost no idea just how much God has already blessed them ...
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[This is the audio version. Click here for the written version] I have become increasingly concerned over the hysteria and panic over the Coronavirus COVID-19 pandemic. True, we must be careful and take wise action. However, the overreaction and downright panic are much worse than the disease itself. If God ...
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Every single person who is in Christ is indeed richly blessed beyond imagination. But you might be wondering: it sure doesn't seem like I'm richly blessed beyond imagination! Maybe you even think that your life is just the opposite. In this episode, we'll help you to understand and experience the ...
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[Blessed Beyond Imagination, part 13]. It's one of the most important messages that could ever be spoken… And it answers the most important question of all: can I know for sure that I have a good standing with God? EVERYTHING depends on it! In this episode we look at: Faith ...
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Blessed Beyond Imagination series, part 12. In the Bible we read that God "justifies the ungodly". How can that be? Today, we examine what He does this, looking at what the Bible says about: All of us don't deserve to be blessed, because of our sin, idolatry and rebellion against ...
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They didn't deserve to be blessed... yet GOD blessed them anyhow! In this episode, we continue looking at the lives of those who are blessed of God, yet didn't deserve to be blessed. Today, we look at: Ruth - an outsider, a Moabite. Even though she was not a part ...
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Why is that we see in the Bible that God repeatedly blesses the undeserving? We learn more about this fact in this lesson, as we examine people in the Bible who were blessed of God, even though they didn't deserve it. Today, we'll study: Joseph - the youngest of Jacob's ...
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Throughout the Bible and down the corridors of time, we find people who were known to be BLESSED OF GOD. How did they ever get to such a place of being SO BLESSED? What was their secret? People are blessed not because they are so good, but because God is ...
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[Part 7 of the "Blessed Beyond Imagination" series] Have you ever been betrayed by a friend, rejected by someone who used to love you or ever had someone say, "I'm DONE with you!"? At some point, we all experience the pain and loss of broken love. On this edition we ...
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[Psalm 103:8-10, Part 6 of the series, "Blessed Beyond Imagination"]  We live in rapidly changing times. Everywhere we look, dramatic -- sometimes traumatic -- change is taking place: in our culture, in the world, at the workplace, in our schools and in our families. But there is one, sure, great ...
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[Psalm 103:5-7]  Because of God's incredible GOODNESS, we are blessed beyond imagination. Today, we explore the blessings of real and lasting SATISFACTION, God's justice for the oppressed and Personally knowing HIM: God and only God can bring real satisfaction. The devil flaunts the pleasures of this world at us. But the child of ...
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[This is Part 4 of the series, "Blessed Beyond Imagination"] Many Christians acknowledge that God is a blessing God. The extent of His blessings are truly amazing. However, they think to themselves, "Why would God bless me, with all the sin that I have done?" In this encouraging episode, we look ...
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[This is Part 3 of the series, "Blessed Beyond Imagination"] We continue with a veritable feast of God's blessings & benefits, found in Psalm 103. Today, we look at: God's TOTAL forgiveness - no matter how great the iniquity or sin, God's love and grace makes possible a perfect and ...
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[This is Part 2 of the series, "Blessed Beyond Imagination"] It's amazing how FORGETFUL we can be. One moment we get a deeper, fresher glimpse of the blessing of God.... and the next, we forget that word of blessing, when we open up an unexpected bill in the mail. In this ...
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[This is Part 1 of the "Blessed Beyond Imagination Series"] Many times, we greet each other with "How are you?" For the believer, our answer really is "Blessed beyond imagination!". In this introductory episode, you'll find out why, as we learn: That God is the source of all blessing. He blesses ...
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[This is part 2 of a 2-part series]  Jesus Christ became an "object of horror" when He bore ALL of our sin, ALL of our curse, ALL of our infirmities, ALL of our sicknesses and ALL of our diseases. In this episode, we continue to examine WHY He bore all that for you and me: ...
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[This is Part 1 of a 2-part series]. Most Christians know that when Jesus went to the cross He died for their sins... and that is true. However, he didn't just "die for our sins", he did for SINNERS. He died for YOU. In this episode, based on prophetic scriptures in ...
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[Part 5 of 5] While Satan's plan to keep us away from God is devious -- by distracting us with DOING to be like God -- God's REALITY for the new order of our being is INFINITELY better than DO -- it is CHRIST IN YOU, the hope of glory ...
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[Part 4 of 5] If Satan's #1 strategy to keep us AWAY FROM God is to have us believe that we must DO to be LIKE GOD... then what is GOD's way and plan for us? In this episode we explore God's brilliant plan in the new creation: not "just ...
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[Part 3 of 5] Satan's #1 goal is to keep us away from God, at all costs. And his #1 tactic to achieve that goal is so subtle, seemingly so good, that we miss it entirely: He tries to get us to be LIKE GOD WITHOUT GOD, by having us ...
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[Part 2 of 5] On the surface it looks so good. But in reality, it's the deadly, cunningly deceptive scheme of Satan to keep us away from God: focusing on trying to be like God by means of our doing. In this episode, we examine Origin #2 of this diabolical ...
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[Part 1 of 5]  Satan's #1 goal in our lives is to keep us away from God at all costs. How does he achieve that goal? What is his master strategy to keep us away from God? The way that Satan frequently works in our lives is by hiding inside something ...
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[John 14:1-6] Many people say they "believe in God".... but do you believe IN JESUS? Many Christians say they believe in Jesus and yet they burn themselves out trying to be "more like Jesus". God is not interested in you "trying to be more like Jesus".... He's got a better way, and that way ...
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[Hebrews 13:8-24]  Jesus Christ is not only prominent in the scripture, He is also preeminent. In the midst of verses that appear to be a "Christian To Do list", Hebrews 13:8 triumphantly declares, "Jesus Christ, is the same yesterday, today and forever." This is no accident: it is the Holy Spirit ...
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[Hebrews 12:25-13:6] In all of the scripture, no one is more prominent than The Lord Jesus Christ. No work is greater than His finished work. If we refuse Him, we refuse The Father. Having Him, we have all. In this lesson we learn: How vitally important it is to not ...
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[Gal 4:21-31]  Many Christians struggle and continue to live in bondage, because they mix together two TOTALLY DIFFERENT covenants, the Old Covenant of Law and the New Covenant of grace. In this lesson, we'll examine yet another striking contrast between the Old Covenant (law) and the New Covenant (grace), as portrayed ...
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[Hebrews 12:22-24] Many Christians live with a sense of condemnation and fear of God's judgment. They believe that because they have failed to be good enough, righteousness enough or faithful enough, God is somehow displeased with them -- or worse -- condemning them. In this episode, will see the great news ...
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[Hebrews 12:18-21]  Most Christians think that God is impressed with their efforts to please Him by what they DO. In this episode, we'll see that the focus on OUR "do for God" is actually self-righteous, contrary to faith and evokes the terror of the Lord. Also: Why it is that when Israel ...
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[Hebrews 12:12-17] In this lesson, we look at: The real reason behind the trials of life that a believer will face and why they happen. The powerful results of the grace of God in our lives to move us beyond discouragement to pursue peace with all people and holiness. The ...
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[Hebrews 12:3-11] After having dealt with the common misconceptions about Hebrews 12:3-11 in our last episode, in this lesson we focus on what these verses are really all about: the child training of our Loving Father. We look into: The word "chasten" and "chastening" appear repeatedly throughout these verses. The ...
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[Hebrews 12:3-6] Does God send terrible things like cancer, tragic accidents and the death of loved ones to make us more like Jesus? Does God punish His children, even with severe scourging? In this episode, we deal head-on and scripturally with common -- and harmful -- misconceptions about the discipline of God ...
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[Hebrews 11:33-12-2] In this concluding lesson in our The Just Shalt Live by Faith series, we dig into: More on overcoming faith Overcoming faith, even in the midst of severe persecution and death What God's grace through faith in Christ accomplishes The importance of a faith that steadfastly looks to ...
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[Hebrews 11:30-33a] In this episode, we continue to look at OVERCOMING FAITH: Joshua and the Conquest The leadership of God's people BY FAITH and its effects. They were ordinary people OF FAITH who trusted in an EXTRAORDINARY GOD! God is the one who is great, The Hero, and HE does mighty things ...
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[Hebrews 11:23-29]  In this episode, we look at the faith of Moses, the man of God who was called of God to forsake Egypt and bring deliverance to God's people from the hand of Pharaoh. Over and over again we see that by living by faith, Moses: Had a godly ...
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[Hebrews 11:13-22]  How did they do it? How did those memorialized in Hebrews Chapter 11 live in such a way that God selected them and their story as examples of faith? The answer: they lived by faith. In this episode we: Remember the important context of Hebrews 11 -- the full ...
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[Romans 3:21-26] The great reformer Martin Luther once said, "This one and firm rock, which we call the doctrine of justification, is the chief article of the whole Christian doctrine, which comprehends the understanding of all godliness." He also called this doctrine the "article of the standing and falling of the ...
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Many Christians are crippled in their walk with the Lord, because they wrongly believe that God is relating to them on the basis of their righteousness, instead of on the righteousness of JESUS CHRIST. But the truth is, we could never, in a billion-trillion years come even close to being ...
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[Romans 4:13-25]. In this episode we discover FAITH GROUND ZERO. This is the epicenter of faith -- true, saving faith, the righteousness of faith. The Bible points to Abraham as the prime example of one who demonstrates "the just shall live by faith". We'll see that real faith is focused ...
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[Romans 3:27-4:12]  Who are the people God blesses? The biblical answer will probably surprise you. In this episode we dive into the key scriptures on the righteous OF FAITH and NOT by the works of the law. God is always and ever the SOURCE, the MEANS and the GREAT END ...
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"Faith Ground Zero" [Hebrews 11:11-12, Romans 3:10-26]. Abraham faced an impossible situation: fathering a child when he was 100 and Sarah was 91. Yet, there was something remarkable about the nature of their faith. In fact, the Bible identifies their faith as "the righteousness of faith". Through faith in Christ, they were supernaturally ...
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[Hebrews 11:7-10] The ancients -- people like Abel, Enoch, Noah and Abraham -- didn't have Bibles, churches, Christian books, CD's or podcasts. But they had the living God. Their faith looked to Him and His righteousness. In this episode, we examine the faith of godly Noah who, even though in a wicked ...
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[This message was preached by Mark VanOuse at Transforming Lives Through Christ Ministries on Sunday August 24, 2014] It's a simple, yet amazing truth: God is glorified most by the grace He gives. In this message preached on a Sunday morning at his home church, Mark takes us through the ...
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