Listen as Host Hila J. Esters teaches us from Isaiah 57:15. Our heavenly Father who inhabits eternity, revives the spirit of the humble, and the heart of the contrite ones.
This is a story about a group of parents who are outraged over a Virginia school system using graphic and tasteless videos to educate students about sex. Find out what Liberty Counsel is doing to stand up for religious rights.
This is a story about a new lawsuit the Satanic Temple will soon bring against the state of Arkansas. The religious order has apparently taken offense to a Ten Commandments monument on Capitol grounds. Listen Now.
What did you expect at age 13? Do you have children getting ready to turn 13? Listen as Gina takes a no-holds-barred approach interview with her son Immanuel on turning 13. Hear what children are really thinking about when they hit this milestone.
Receive healing from your wounds. Listen to Jennifer as she shares this message on how your spirit is stronger and can endure. But a broken spirit, what can it bare? Hear to let go of hurt today.
A tale of two leaders. A tale of the heart. Listen to this teaching from the Woman of Influence conference about the use and abuse of influence. Dr. Alicia Britt Chole tells a story to arise within in you a Deborah or to ask yourself,"Am I tolerating a Jezebel?" Hear more to find out how you will answer.
We all are headed in some direction, but is it the right direction?
We are all called, but are we accomplishing our mission?
We all make decisions, but are they ones we can live with? What do you do when your own poor decisions take you off course and out of the will of GOD?
Join us today and find out how God has given us a second chance to head in the right direction and accomplish His will for our lives.
In the 13th part of this series, Pastor Lankford shares how there is no condemnation or guilt in the life of a believer by what Jesus did on the cross.
In this episode, Shawn Bolz interviews Dr. Luke Holter. Dr. Luke has a Ph.D. in Biblical Theology, he is an award-winning Author, Founder of Prophetic Sheep and has a prophetic school called The Samuel Company and The Samuel Institute. Tune in as Shawn and Dr. Luke discuss the learning process in the prophetic and how to not become "jaded" when a prophetic word doesn't happen. These stories will encourage your faith!
Struggling to communicate with the opposite sex? Listen to receive communication tips for men and women. Every woman wants to be blessed, to believe in God's promises over her life, and to see the fulfillment of those promises.
Earlier this month, the U.S. House of Representatives Chaplain announced he would be retiring. But recent news has indicated he may have been fired instead. Find out more when you hear this story.
Since the Iran nuclear deal was made in 2015, both Republicans and the Israeli government have said it's a bad deal. Now Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu says he has proof that Iran has broken the deal. Find out what it is by listening now.
In the 12th part of this series, Pastor Lankford shares how there is no condemnation or guilt in the life of a believer by what Jesus did on the cross.
Why do 91 percent of Americans lie regularly? Host Chuck Chrismier digs into this very poignant question. Don't miss this episode of Viewpoint.
How do leaders multiply leaders? By becoming a Hero Maker. Listen as author Dave Ferguson shares what leaders can do to multiply leaders in churches or organizations. His new book co-authored with Warren Bird, "Hero Maker," teaches five essential practices to introduce a new type of a leader. Hear what they are now.
A peaceful Nigerian church service on Tuesday ended in the slaughter of 19 Christian worshippers. Now Nigeria's president is speaking out and condemning these heinous attacks. Find out more.
How do we get better in the Lord? How do we get better as people? Listen to this devotion and teaching of Ecclesiastics 7. Learn how to hear, receive and act on corrections from the ones you trust. It will be hard, it will help you grow.
Do you believe you are called to worship? Listen to this interview with Joy Hill to hear her story. She shares from experience as a worship leader how to connect to the presence of God.
Love in the midst of pain. Pain does not discriminate. Everyone has been through pain. Listen and Jen Ramlet teaches from the story of Ruth how to find love through your pain. Receive today to look forward to knowing your destiny is not based on your pain.
Be wise with money and live generously. Thrivent Financial is helping Christian organizations and churches do this for their communities. Hear from Kari Boyce the business and development director for Thrivent on how they are giving a leg up to churches. She shares trends in the financial markets to help educate Christians and churches to connect their faith and finances.
In this episode, Shawn Bolz interviews Jennifer LeClaire. Jennifer is an internationally recognized author having written 25+ books including "Dream Wild," she is the founder of the Ignite Network and Awakening Blaze prayer movement and an activator and equipper in the prophetic for this generation. Jennifer speaks on how the Lord liberated her from an unjust jail sentence and how He rebuilt her life through fellowship with Him. Tune in as Shawn and Jennifer discuss having faith when giving risky prophetic words and how obedience is always worth the risk. Be encouraged by these inspirational stories!
As a California legislator recently put it, "the faith community needs to evolve with the times." The state's intent is to "crush" anyone whose beliefs are not in line with its beliefs on homosexuality and transgenderism. Even Snopes has become partial on the subject. Host Chuck Chrismier discusses how dangerous its new bill, 2943, has become to Christians.
Tired of Jezebel's witchcraft? Jennifer presses into prophetic warfare prayer in this broadcast. Listen now to find rest.
A Christian film festival is opening doors for Christian filmmakers and entertainers to get into the industry. And this year's festival is adding a whole new component. Find out more and where it is located.
Christian persecution is continuing to rise in North Africa. A Christian daycare was recently shut down in Algeria. Find out more by listening now.
Joni the conversation to hear what Gospel Recording Artist Candy West has to say about music and faith. Listen to this interview to believe your turn around is coming soon.
Host Chuck Chrismier and author Nancy Pearcey discuss Pearcey's new book, Love Thy Body. Is the culturally popular issue of transgenderism a rejection of and rebellion against the biblical ideal of creationism? The two ask the question, "why accept such a demeaning view of your body? You won't want to miss this fascinating episode of Viewpoint.
This is an interesting story about a young man know now as the "Waffle House hero." When James Shaw Jr. wrestled an AR-15 out of the hands of a gunman who killed four people, people applauded him. Discover the surprising way James responded right after this break.
Listen as Host Hila J. Esters interviews Sarah Tun. She is a writing coach and the author of Free to Be—Defeating Insecurity, Transforming Relationships, Building Character. Her blogs and newsletters draw others to the purpose and calling God has for them.
Violence grows in the absence of faith and family. Torn apart by grief and rage, Americans are frantic to know why our nation is unraveling with one act of violence or another. Don't miss this intriguing episode with host Chuck Chrismier.
Are we twisting this Proverb? Decide for yourself. Listen to this powerful teaching from Jennifer on Proverbs 3. Find out what is being twisted and how it is possible to hold back from the Lord.
This is a tragic story about a Christian Pakistani woman died this week from serious burns. The worst part is that those burns came from a Muslim man who lit her on fire after she refused his marriage proposal. Hear more about Asma Yaqub's story.
Laugh with joy as you are empowered with this message from the Women of Influence Conference February 2018. Speaker Jen Ramlet shares the truth about birth and motherhood. Hear now part one of her story. Learn how labor is similar to life with God holding you through all the good and bad times.
How would you like to live your life in such a way that those unbelievers in your family, your friends, your neighbors, your coworkers, anyone in your circle of influence would say, "Because you are who you are, I want to know your God!"
What we say after the word 'because' defines our ability to influence. Listen how important it is to be mindful of what you say after 'because.' This word is a single of power. Hear the Bible verse references now to add to your devotional study.
God has made you with a purpose. Hear author Gail Nordskog tells her story of how she discovered her purpose. She was impacted by the story of Joan of Arc leading to writing her book "Hearts of Purpose: Real-life Stories About Ten Ordinary Women Doing Extraordinary Things for the Glory of God. Be encouraged as you listen to pursue a life of fulfillment.
What you think you want, God has something greater than you can imagine. Listen as Gina shares an encouraging message about how God does more beyond our imagination.
Listen to hear what the Lord says to refocus your mind. Those who keep their mind on Him, stay in peace. Jennifer exposes there are root issues deeper than the thoughts you are weeding out. Start all over again today.
In the 11th part of this series, Pastor Lankford shares how there is no condemnation or guilt in the life of a believer by what Jesus did on the cross.
In this episode, Shawn Bolz interviews Jon Fuller. Jon is an entrepreneur who hosts Are you Real podcast which is one of the top-rated podcasts right now. Listen in as Jon shares how his podcast was birthed from a journey of finding his own identity and how the Lord has elevated him to be a voice in media to empower people to find their identity. These stories of faith will impact you!
What are the protocols of dating? Listen as host Dr. Gina and her friend comedian Gina G. discuss what to do when the guy you are dating has a girlfriend. Hear Dr. Gina share from personal experiences the lessons she learned from marriage and divorce. Laugh and enjoy this episode as you know God is control of your dating situation.
In the 10th part of this series, Pastor Lankford shares how there is no condemnation or guilt in the life of a believer by what Jesus did on the cross.
Persistence and perseverance are two qualities He adores in His children. Persistence requires us to push through. It's never too late to do the work before us.
What is the most repeated theme in the Bible? You might be shocked. Host Chuck Chrismier lets you in on the answer.
Going through a trial right now? The grace of God really is sufficient for you. Listen in to Jennifer and learn how to get grace for the trial.
People use to respect marriage and not want to taint it. Why does it seem anything goes now in today's culture? Listen in on the conversation of Dr. Gina and comedian Gina G. about marriage and dating. Hear how to not give into temptations from the enemy.
This is a story about how Franklin Graham stood up to GQ magazine because they included the Bible in their list of 21 books you don't have to read. Graham says the editors need to read the Bible again for themselves. Listen to hear the rest of this message.
MercyMe's hit song "I Can Only Imagine" has made history in a number of ways, including becoming both the best-selling Christian song of all-time and a hit movie. But the song's most recent achievement may be its greatest. Find out more.
Weariness is an open door for the enemy. Listen to this teaching from 2 Samuel 21:15. Hear how David was weary and facing the return of an enemy attacking at an opportune time. Be encouraged to know when you sow seeds to fight for others, someone will rise up to help you fight your battle.
We live in a world of distractions, our attention diverted from the things of God. It continues to get worse, but just how bad has it gotten. Host Chuck Chrismier poses the question.
The world tries to tell believers that the the power of God is a myth. Christ followers know better, including those in the Bible who did the unfathomable. Host Missy Montgomery discusses Unthinkable with author Mia Wright.
A crushed spirit loses hope. People we count on can hurt us with the intensity of the voice. Hear what crushes a person's spirit and how you can help. Listen to this devotion on Proverbs 18:14 to no longer miss opportunities to be a life in someone's life at work.
What would happen if you adopted a child, who ended up being in the human traffic system? Imagine the possibilities.
Tammy's recent book titled 'Collinsville' focuses on this very issue through storytelling. To help launch the book she brought together a panel of people for A Night of Awareness to discuss the heartbreaking issue of human sex trafficking.
Hear the heartbreaking stories happening in our country and all over the world today. Be inspired to take a stand against this modern day slave trade.
This is a story about an engagement that's lighting up social media. Former member of Destiny's Child, Michelle Williams, is now engaged to a Spirit-filled pastor.
Jesus told his followers to take care of the poor and needy. Today, many Christian organizations and charities do just that, taking care of those oppressed or marginalized by society. But what compels everyday Christians to support a charity?
"You are funny for a female." Comedian Gina G. is back for another episode. Listen how she deals with sexism in the comedy industry dominated by men. Be encouraged in your career if you are facing the same difficulties and how God will open opportunities to intervene.
Why do we want that which God doesn't command us to, but we very much try to avoid that which commands us to have? Host Chuck Chrismier and Dr. Mark Baker discuss this paradox.
In this episode, Shawn Bolz interviews Candace Payne who is known for busting in on the Facebook scene as "Chewbacca Mom". She is the author of a new book out called 'Defiant Joy' and also 'Laugh It Up!' Listen in as Candace shares her story of pursuing comedy in the past, the joys and disappointments, her radical encounter with the Holy Spirit and how that sparked an amazing passion for restoring joy to the body of Christ and to our own processes. This episode is so much fun!
Have you let resentment build up in your heart? Break this root and the mental strongholds surging inside. Hear this prayer, devotion, and teaching now.
Comedian Gina G. is a woman of God who is bringing laughter to audiences across the country. Hear her story and how she became a comedian.
There should be a difference in the way you work when you know Jesus and when you don't. Listen to how empathy is required for a leader. It will lead action.
Is your pastor toxic? If so, you'll experience church hurt in his or her ministry if you haven't already. Borrowing from Thom S. Rainer's list of toxic leadership signs, Jennifer exposes seven characteristics of unhealthy apostles, prophets, evangelists, pastors, and teachers. If you have been hurt by a toxic pastor, you may not want to step foot into a church again. Listen to find out what to do.
Ron Cantor was simply walking to a meeting one day when God told him to do something—and that small step of obedience led to a miracle healing! Listen to find out how God used to pray for a woman's back.
Harvest America will return to AT&T Stadium in Arlington, Texas, on June 10. Just two years ago, the ministry hosted what was the largest one-day evangelistic event in American history—and famed pastor and evangelist Greg Laurie hopes this year will be even bigger. Listen for more.
Don't count yourself out in business, leadership, or God's plan for your life. Be inspired when you hear the story of Nicole Crank. From her story, women and men learn how to break barriers, be disciplined in what you do, and trust God in all things.
Listen as Host Hila J. Esters interviews Sarah Tun. She is a writing coach and the author of Free to Be—Defeating Insecurity, Transforming Relationships, Building Character. Her blogs and newsletters draw others to the purpose and calling God has for them.
Individualism in this country has turned into hyper-individualism, which has turned into "me" mentality. Host Chuck Chrismier says it's an ideal that could destroy America.
In the ninth part of this series, Pastor Lankford shares how there is no condemnation or guilt in the life of a believer by what Jesus did on the cross.
A Southwest commercial plan was forced to make a dramatic emergency landing in Philadelphia after an engine blew mid-flight. But the real credit for this safe landing is going to God.
Last weekend, countries around the world blasted the Syrian government for using chemical weapons against its own people in the country's ongoing civil war. The devastation prompted many believers to urge prayer for Syria.
We may fake it sometimes, but conquering the grave shows up in our actions, in the way we live. We will overcome the grave by showing the maturity of a Christian. Focus on the walk of the Holy Spirit.
This is an inspirational story where Jocelynn Vitar took a risk to do something for the Kingdom. She sold everything she had. Hear why and what happened after Jocelynn gave up everything for God. Listen to take steps into what God has for you and more.
Craig Johnson and his wife were devastated when their son Conner all of a sudden stopped speaking and stopped responding with emotion. Then the diagnosis, Conner was autistic.
What challenges are you facing in your life? Are you facing a difficult diagnosis? Don't give up hope for miracles. Listen as Craig tells his family's journey and the miracle they received through Conner derived from Craig's book, 'Champion.' Hear how on your worst day, God turns it around to be used for good.
And why does it matter? Host Chuck Chrismier and guest Karen Swallow Prior discuss what the true meaning of the word is, and the ramifications it has for our country.
In this episode, Shawn Bolz interviews Graham Cooke. Graham is a worldwide speaker and an Author of more than 21 books. Best selling author, Graham, talks about how he received a prophetic word years ago about writing that changed his life and helped him partner with God. Join in on the conversation as Shawn and Graham discuss how writing didn't come naturally at first and what happened to make this process in his life turn on!
The enemy wants to steal your identity. Learn how it is more than a relationship with Christ. Listen in as Jennifer interviews author Ryan Johnson about his new book 'Illegitimacy: The Battle Over Your Identity.'
What are biblical, spiritual and natural principles of finance? Hear author David Crank discusses his book 'Solving Your Money Problems.' You will hear what you are spending money on may only be for instant gratification. Listen to grow in the knowledge of money.
This is a story about a new Bible coming out—and the goal behind it is unity. Publishers of the Israel Bible seek to bridge the long-standing divide between Jews and Christians. How? Listen to find out!
Last week, Robert Morris was airlifted to the hospital with life-threatening injuries, enduring multiple rounds of surgery and infection. But it looks like his hospital saga has finally come to an end. Find out more now.
Faith is the fuel for our own miracle and our miracle may only be as big as our faith. Join us today as we share three powerful principles concerning faith and seven keys to living and walking it out.
What is the only prayer in the Bible written by God Himself? What if it proclaimed over you supernatural favor, prosperity, abundance, healing, protection and more?
Listen as author and ordained Messianic Jewish believer Warren Marcus discusses his new book 'The Priestly Prayer of the Blessing.' He shares where this prayer is found in the Book of Numbers and why it is one you want to speak daily.
On Palm Sunday 2017, Egypt was rocked by a pair of suicide bombings that killed many Christians. But a year later, Christians have a reason for optimism in the face of persecution. Listen to find out more.
Prophecy is becoming history at a breathtaking pace. No issue is bringing focus to this in this unique moment in time than a rebuilt temple. Host Chuck Chrismier discusses if the inconceivable will become the inevitable.
What is the conversation between parent and child during tuff circumstances? Eavesdrop as Gina discuses this topic with her son Emmanuel. Find out the impact of a parent's emotion projected on a child.
Can it be that the man or woman available to God can synergistically bring solutions from heaven to earth?
Learn how Spiritual Professionals can enter into God-made success building teams and doing business God's way.
God placed a burden and vision on Yve and Jody's heart with human trafficking. Not only are they entrepreneurs and own their own restaurant, but they have a heart for the father. Hear more about their story to help you persevere in the ideas of God.
Don't fight a battle, be faithful. Nicole Crank is an inspirational speaker, pastor, and author of 'Hi God, (It's Me Again).' Her story of an overcomer into ministry teaches you do not count yourself out as a leader. Nicole shares in this interview, consistency is the way to breakthrough, trust God in all things, and learn from feedback. Listen to find out how you can break barriers.
Resting in God means you trust in God. Listen to this devotion on Hebrews 4:1-12 to learn what the Lord says about resting. Hear the connection between rest and trust today.
Are you an emerging prophet? It's not about your age. It's about how long you've been walking in your calling. Over the past nearly 20 years, Jennifer has discovered five big mistakes emerging prophets make. Listen to find out what they are and if you are making them.
This is a story about Charisma's new conference, where those hungry for revival will gather to experience a fresh awakening. Tune in to find out the details and who are the speakers.
Pope Francis recently publicly apologized for a 'grave mistake' he made while commenting on a crisis in Chile. Now he's seeking personal forgiveness from the victims of his mistake. Find out more.
Kim Daniels says that, in God, even when it looks like we lose, we win. In this edition of the Strang Report, Steve talks with Kim about her miraculous road to the Florida House of Representatives and God's vision for her political career.
It's been called a game-changer for our health with unprecedented, God-given healing ability. Host Chuck Chrismier discusses the Stem Cell Revolution with author Joseph Christiano. It could help what you might think is a hopeless and frustrating situation.
In this episode, Shawn Bolz interviews Graham Cooke. Graham is an author and publisher, a worldwide speaker and Owner of Brilliant House, Brilliant Perspective and Brilliant TV. Join Shawn and Graham as they discuss the resources God has provided towards his calling, the process of getting those resources, and applying God's nature to our everyday real life. You don't want to miss this!
What are you spending money on for instant gratification? Listen as author and pastor David Crank talks about common debt issues with God's people and how to solve them. Break the poverty mentality today. Hear more and his book 'Solving Your Money Problems.'
When do you rebuke someone? What about a leader? What about someone who is just in deception? How do you rebuke them? There's a right and wrong spirit in doing this. Listen now to find out.
This is a story about a modern-day faith healing. When Danny Slavens heard his pregnant wife had a stroke that was inoperable, he was devastated. But then God told him to do something very simple. Tune in to find out what happened next!
This is a story about how Bill Hybels is stepping down from his role as senior pastor. His decision to retire early comes after sexual misconduct allegations surfaced last month. Listen to find out more.
In this episode of the Strang Report, Steve speaks with Troy Duhon, executive producer of the God's Not Dead 3. The movie is aimed at Millennials, which Duhon refers to as the "almost forgotten generation" at church in these chaotic times.
Valerie Wieners is more than an artist. Her story is of miracles and God's leading. Listen as Valerie shares how she once was a good kid but found herself in the world of stripping hanging out with the wrong people and ending up on drugs and alcohol. Hear how God took what was meant for bad and opened a door to art and journaling. Be encouraged to know God has a bigger plan for you than you know. Find out more about Valerie and her book 'The Art of Words.'
How much information do you share with your children? What is the boundary of being a parent or a best friend? Listen as Gina shares from her personal experience as a mother the difficulties of what to share.
If you had been on board the super ship and went down with it, what real legacy would you have left? In reality, host Chuck Chrismier says, we are all on the Titanic, forced to make choices.
Listen as Host Hila J. Esters interviews Avraham Azrieli. His new book, Deborah Calling, is the latest in his three-part series. Inspired by the true story of the first woman to lead a nation in human history, the first and bestselling novel Deborah Rising portrays the early events of the dramatic rise in the life of Deborah.
Get up and move toward what God has for you. Listen now to press into this prophetic prayer and teaching and press past exhaustion. You can do this.
Josh Hotsenpiller joins his mother Tammy to talk about growing up as a pastor's kid. You will hear his backstory and where it took him all the way from pastor to have a very successful business. Listen to where he is now speaking to some of the biggest branders in the business. Be encouraged to step into your big dreams and succeed in your calling today.
Internationally renowned minister Dick Iverson died this week at 88. But what's most surprising is that he prophetically predicted his own death. Find out about the legacy of Spirit-filled evangelism Iverson leaves behind.
On Sunday, April 8, Robert Morris, pastor of Gateway Church, was airlifted to the hospital for emergency surgery. Find out what happend and how he is doing now.
What is stirring within you? Are you feeling there is something more out there? Believe God will complete the good work in you today. Listen to this devotion to not get weary and be encouraged to hold on to God. Know He will not leave or forsake you.