Jesus Smart: The Podcast

Jesus Smart: The Podcast

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054: There’s a “Lid” Over Your Life Without the Right Kingdom Relationships - Jason Howard
Feb 12 • 48 min
We think that Kingdom-real, life-giving relationships are so vital, there’s a “lid” over areas of our life without them. It’s above and beyond attending church services — what is Jesus building? And what gives Satan a killer panic attack? We think we’re…
053: Locate Your North Star for Your Next Season - Ken L. Roberts (Achieve Series #4 of 4)
Feb 5 • 49 min
This 4-part series has been all about getting into a PEAK STATE of gratitude and abundance thinking for fruitful planning, goal setting, and action for any new season. The science ways we’ll be more successful. The Christ-Follower should excel at this!…
052: Smart People Know This: Your Tongue Steers Your Life - Brian Del Turco (Achieve Series #3 of 4)
Jan 29 • 37 min
Here’s a case to keep a firm hand at the helm of your “ship” … your life and personal world. And your sphere of influence. And what steers it all? Your tongue. Indeed, internals shape externals. This is #3 of 4 in the Achieve series — cultivating…
051: Gratitude Powers Higher Achievement - Tom Schwab (Achieve Series #2 of 4)
Jan 22 • 47 min
A friend and podcasting influencer, Tom Schwab (InterviewValet.com), thinks with me on this one. This is the #2 of 4 in a series on cultivating gratitude and abundance thinking and mixing it with goal setting for a new season. The research is clear:…
050: Hi-Def Living for a New Season - Joshua Faltot (Achieve Series #1 of 4)
Jan 15 • 63 min
A high value with the Creator is clarity. We could say he’s Hi-Def … infinitely Hi-Def. And so how can we live an intentional, proactive life, moving toward a preferred future in harmony with God? We can cultivate gratitude and an abundant mindset as we…
049: We Are Raised Now as Vice-Regents in Christ’s Kingdom - Matt Raines
Jan 9 • 37 min
“[The Father] made us alive together with Christ … and raised us up with Him, and seated us with Him in the heavenly places in Christ Jesus” (Ephesians 2:5-6). In Christ, we die to ourselves as a False King. And we are raised as Vice-Regents in the…
048: Christ Is an Indestructible King! Ask Herod. (Christmas Series #6)
Dec 31, 2018 • 19 min
If you’re a child of God through Christ, you cannot be defeated! God is a winner in every situation. Nothing frustrates his purpose. Christ was born as an indestructible king … the demonized Herod soon discovered this. As we’re obedient to the Word, and…
047: Advent Is Advancing and the Dragon’s Doom (Christmas Series #5)
Dec 24, 2018 • 15 min
Advent is not just the anticipation of celebrating Christ’s birth each December. Advent is advancing each day. Each year. Each century. The real truth of Advent is that Christ coming into our world pronounces a sentence of doom upon all darkness. The…
046: Alert: What You Say Shapes Your Future (Christmas Series #4)
Dec 18, 2018 • 18 min
Can it be that what you believe and say shapes your future and can release Heaven’s Design into the earth? It sure seems so when we consider the experience of Zacharias, the priest and father of John, the forerunner of Christ. It’s the nature of things…
045: Discovering the True You at Christmastime (Christmas Series #3)
Dec 11, 2018 • 15 min
Christmas is the revelation of God in Jesus. And the Christmas Dynamic includes the revelation of you! Your best life is found in a relational, heart knowledge of Christ. Everything you need and truly want is wrapped in the person of the Christ Child ……
044: Is That Your Heart Talking at Christmastime? (Christmas Series #2)
Dec 5, 2018 • 17 min
Our hearts are limitless. The beautiful and good things we desire in life are signs pointing us to Someone and Something — the Creator and His Dream. These wonderful things seem to be stirred each Christmastime. It’s an opportunity to more closely…
043: The Birth of Jesus and Ultimate Disruptive Innovation (Christmas Series #1)
Nov 30, 2018 • 12 min
Disruptive Innovation is a concept from the business world—something new and innovative disrupts what has been and introduces something never seen. The Ultimate Disruptive Innovation was birthed in a little town outside Jerusalem roughly 2000 years ago.…
042: Encore Episode — Benefit with a “Beginner’s Mind” (Minisode 6:57)
Nov 27, 2018 • 6 min
A beginner’s mind is a beautiful mind. It’s the mind of a child — questing, questioning, welcoming, learning. It is supple and receptive. This is an Encore Episode. See the show notes page for this episode at JesusSmart.com. “Beginner’s mind” is a concept…
041: Understand the Kingdom Story, Acts I-V — Find Your Place with Matt Raines
Nov 13, 2018 • 31 min
You’re designed for narrative — your Personal Life Story and the Big Story that’s shaping and moving everything. The Grand Narrative is the loving rule and reign of God. Jesus has come to put things back in order, restoring us as Vice-Regents under God as…
040: Elevating My Internal State to Live My Best Life (Minisode 13:09)
Nov 9, 2018 • 13 min
I can live a better life on the outside if I invest in my life on the inside. We live from the inside-out … our internals shape and sustain our externals. When I’m in a higher internal state, I sense renewed hope. Fresh energy seems to ignite. At times,…
039: War of the Worldviews with Joshua C. Faltot
Nov 6, 2018 • 55 min
You’re called to do more than just consume content … you’re called to create it. And by so doing, you engage the Narrative Wars. False narratives live in television programming, film, video, audio, music, curricula and education, writing, public policy…
038: Apostolic DNA: Engage Spiritual Warfare — Minisode 14:53 (Apostolic Christ-Followers Series, No. 9)
Oct 31, 2018 • 14 min
Question for us: Has Christianity degraded as a movement from the powerful, uncomplicated, and original to the overly-complex and institutional … what Paul referred to as a form with no power? The core DNA element of Apostolic Christianity is the Gospel…
037: Pastor Andrew Brunson Freed from Turkey! — Travis S. Weber, Family Research Council V.P. for Policy
Oct 25, 2018 • 37 min
Many of you have heard about American Pastor Andrew Brunson who was imprisoned in Turkey for 2 years. Pastor Andrew and his wife Norine served in Turkey for more than 2 decades where they established Izmir Resurrection Church. They openly shared Christ…
036: Pray-Vote-Stand with Brent Keilen, Director of FRCAction
Oct 21, 2018 • 12 min
I was at a massive pumpkin festival of all places when I sat down on a tour bus for a few minutes with Brent Keilen. He’s the Director of FRCAction, the legislative affiliate of Family Research Council in Washington, DC. We discussed the vital…
035: Shut the Door, Keep Out the Devil! — Jesus Tactic (Minisode 9:00)
Oct 18, 2018 • 9 min
Give no ground to the devil. The Adversary gains advantage against us when we give him ground. “I will no longer talk much with you, for the ruler of this world is coming, and he has nothing in Me” (John 14:30 NKJV). There was no anger in Jesus … no lust,…
034: Take the Red Pill — Wake Up to the Narrative Wars with Joshua C. Faltot!
Oct 16, 2018 • 36 min
It’s like being in the Matrix and taking the red pill. You want the truth, no matter what. You begin to realize what’s going on and now you want the brutal truth about reality and the freedom it unleashes. You’re ready to make a mark with your Life Voice…
033: Brushstrokes of Heaven with Tammy Heidenreich
Oct 9, 2018 • 51 min
She struggled with trauma as a child, adolescent, and young adult. It came to a point where she felt … and these are her words … “Like some people are born to be stepped on.” But she discovered healing and restoration. And now with empathy, gifts of…
032: Apostolic DNA: The Word (Minisode 11:25) — Apostolic Christ-Followers Series, No. 8
Oct 4, 2018 • 11 min
The DNA of the Church is Apostolic Christianity. DNA contains genetic information. When it’s turned on, that information is expressed. One of the key aspects of Apostolic DNA is an emphasis upon the Word or Kingdom teaching. “They were continually…
031: Homelessness. Trafficked. Abused. Jesus Offers a New Name with Dr. Gary Brewster
Oct 2, 2018 • 31 min
A six year-old boy can’t take watching his stepdad mercilessly beat his mom. He drives a knife into his chest. A young girl, trafficked for the lust of men. Rescued. Only to be sexually abused as a foster child. A young boy. Drugged. Penetrated by his…
030: Jesus Offers You a New Name — An Unlimited Destiny with Dr. Gary Brewster
Sep 25, 2018 • 34 min
Jesus offers you a white stone with a new name on it. No one knows this name but Jesus and you. It’s a unique destiny — a singular purpose which no one has but you. In Christ, you’re clean and qualified to live out your design. Your destiny. Your…