Upward Focus

Upward Focus

www.livingwaterdothan.com/upward-focus-podcast
Mike Sternad and Anthony Rea discuss topics on faith, life, society, etc with a heart to examine challenging issues using a biblical perspective.


When You Start a Church
Oct 8, 2019 • 14 min
The collaboration that started it all! Recorded at the 2018 Calvary Chapel Deep South Pastors’ Conference, Mike and Anthony share their early thoughts and experiences on church planting in the Deep South.
The Gender Episode
Oct 1, 2019 • 27 min
The guys discuss the touchy and polarizing subject of gender and gender fluidity.
Truth, Love and Theology
Sep 24, 2019 • 41 min
The guys discuss Theology - what is it? who cares? who wants to talk about Theology anyway? Also, the balance between truth and love and the benefit of personal theological study.
What’s up with church?
Sep 17, 2019 • 63 min
The guys discuss the good, the bad, and the ugly of church and also confront questions like: Do I have to go to church? What should church look like? Should church smell good?
Acts of Worship
Sep 10, 2019 • 29 min
Mike and Anthony discuss worship as a lifestyle, what that looks like as well as some hang ups and pitfalls for the worshipper.
Let’s Rock and Roll
Sep 3, 2019 • 27 min
Mike and Anthony discuss the concept of worship, smoke machines, and what makes a good worship leader.
What’s up with Denominations?
Aug 27, 2019 • 37 min
Mike & Anthony discuss the origin, pros, cons and issues surrounding Christian denominations. They also answer the question, “Is Calvary Chapel a denomination?”
Is the Bible relevant?
Aug 20, 2019 • 29 min
Mike & Anthony discuss whether or not an ancient collection of books is still relevant today.
Working our way to heaven
Aug 10, 2019 • 18 min
Discussing the fabricated clash between two complementary ideas - grace and works, and how they fit in with the culture of the Deep South.
The Intro Episode
Aug 5, 2019 • 16 min
The intro episode