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Ep. 375 Webinar: How to Overcome the Fear of Others

Ep. 375 Webinar How to Overcome the Fear of Others

Show Main Idea: Being controlled by the opinion of other people is a problem every person struggles with to varying degrees. Biblically it is called fear of man. In this webinar, Rick does a deep dive into the issue and solutions. It’s riveting, biblical, revealing,… Continue Reading …

Ep. 374 Webinar: How to Make a Decision about Anything

Ep. 374 Webinar How to Make a Decision About Anything

Show Main Idea: When deciding anything, you must be “in faith” regarding that decision before you move forward, which is why the most critical question you will ever ask yourself when making a decision is, “Am I ‘in faith’ to (insert the thing you’re thinking… Continue Reading …

Ep. 369 Webinar: How to Dismantle Self-Reliance and Overcome Unbelief

Ep. 369 Webinar How to Dismantle Self-Reliance and Overcome Unbelief

Show Main Idea: Self-reliance is the self-deceiving and isolating process of trying to be stronger and stronger while resisting the help of other people, especially help from the Lord. It is a sinful desire to build a lifestyle and reputation that releases a person from… Continue Reading …

Ep. 362 Response to The Rise and Fall of Mars Hill, Episode 10

Ep. 362 Response to The Rise and Fall of Mars Hill, Episode 10

Shows Main Idea – What would you do if Mark Driscoll was your pastor? You decide to stay in the church, but you’re opposed to the language, bullying, manipulation, and narcissism. How would you respond? Would you self-censor? Would you seek to be part of… Continue Reading …

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 …