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Ep. 338 Webinar: How to Identify Ruling Motives of the Heart

Ep. 338 Webinar How to Identify Ruling Motives of the Heart

Shows Main Idea – All of our sin patterns are rooted in our practical theology, at the level of our hearts, rather than in the behavioral patterns of our perceived problems. In this webinar, Rick takes you on a deep dive inside our idol factories,… Continue Reading …

Ep. 329 Webinar: Persevering When Life Turns You Upside Down

Ep. 329 Webinar Persevering When Life Turns You Upside Down

Shows Main Idea – Have you ever been discouraged? Silly question, I know. You are human, and you have battled our discouraging foe. Finite people living in an uncontrollable, infinite world creates a formula that leads to despair. Throw sin into the mix, and discouragement… Continue Reading …

Ep. 328 Why Some People Prefer Bondage over Freedom

Ep. 328 Why Some People Prefer Bondage Over Freedom

Shows Main Idea – Some people have been under so much bondage for so long that they learn to adapt to their harsh surroundings. It’s hard for them to think about a life of freedom. Even when freedom stares them in the face, they are… Continue Reading …

Ep. 315 The Dangerous Challenge for Standing on Your Convictions

Ep. 315 The Dangerous Challenge for Standing On Your Convictions

Shows Main Idea – Standing strong for conservative principles did not have a heavy price tag not so long ago. That day has passed. The Christian community is wrestling through the challenges of holding to our convictions as we recognize that every decision has a… Continue Reading …

Ep. 288 It’s Time to Start Bothering People for Your Good

Ep. 288 It's Time to Start Bothering People for Your Good

Shows Main Idea – It’s common for folks to think they are a bother to someone when they need help. This kind of thinking is problematic in the body of Christ. I’m not sure how to change that mindset since so many folks say it.… Continue Reading …

Ep. 286 How Do You Live with a Narcissist Who Accuses?

Ep. 286 How Do You Live with a Narcissist Who Accuses_

Shows Main Idea – In this episode, Rick answers several questions from our community. There are Mastermind questions, plus how not to feel like a failure after an unwanted divorce, how to react to a narcissist who lies about you, working through PTSD, and some… Continue Reading …

Ep. 278 An Interpretation of the Political and Personal Life of Donald Trump

Ep. 278 An Interpretation of the Political and Personal Life of Donald Trump

Shows Main Idea – There are many sides to all of us. If any of us were under the scrutiny that President Donald Trump has been under the past four years, none of us would fair too well. There are things that we do exceptionally,… Continue Reading …

Ep. 277 People Who Do Not Respect Others Were Trained to Be This Way

Ep. 277 People Who Do Not Respect Others Were Trained to Be This Way

Shows Main Idea – Our culture has lost respect for each other and proper authorities. They did not become this way as adults but received early training from childhood because too many parents gave up their responsibility to train a child to honor and respect… Continue Reading …

Ep. 240 Is It Possible To “Be Saved” as a Child and Get Saved Later?

Ep. 240 Is It Possible Not to Be Saved As a Child, and Get Saved Later?

Show’s Main Idea – Is it possible for a child to make a profession of faith, walk away from the Lord, live for Satan, and become a Christian later in life? In this podcast, Rick delves into the different aspects of this common concern. How… Continue Reading …

Ep. 237 My Gay Child Wants Me at the Wedding: What Do I Do?

Ep. 237 Is It Wrong Not to Attend My Gay Child's Wedding?

Show’s Main Idea – We live in a sexually confused culture, and things are getting worse. One of the recurring new cultural temptations and tensions is when our children no longer embrace Christian values and are empathetic to the gay lifestyle. Some Christians are behind… Continue Reading …