I Choose Peace
How to Quiet Your Heart in the Chaos of Life
Why is it that as soon as we get that house, that job, that car, that, "you-fill-in-the-blank," the shine wears off so quickly - the horizon just keeps moving, and we never really experience peace? In this series, Chip unmasks a vicious opponent that's constantly poised to steal our peace and create an all-consuming discontent. If you’re ready for a spiritual journey of adventure and an intimacy with God like you’ve never known before, this series, from Philippians, Chapter 4, is the road map you're looking for.Show BroadcastsPurchase
March 2, 2023
In Relational Conflict, Part 1
Jesus said, “My peace I leave with you.” Very likely, when we pray, peace is often what we ask for - peace in the world, peace at home, and maybe most of all, peace in our relationships - but what did Jesus mean when He said His peace? And how could that make a difference in our problem relationships today? If you or someone you know is struggling with a difficult relationship this message is for you.
March 3, 2023
In Relational Conflict, Part 2
"Is there a person in your relational world who is absolutely making you nuts? Would you like to learn how to get a perspective that’ll free you up and relieve the turmoil in your heart and mind? In this message, Chip shares some practical, biblical ways to find peace, even in our most problem relationships."
March 6, 2023
In Anxious Moments, Part 1
When life gets hard, really hard, we have two options. We can become consumed with worry – which is what most people do, OR we can trust God, who tells us not to worry or be anxious. Chip shares that even though that sounds nearly impossible, God has promised to help us do just that.
March 7, 2023
In Anxious Moments, Part 2
When you have a loved one in intensive care, or the house hasn’t sold, or the job hasn’t come through, or the news is full of things that make you fearful – are you able to trust God’s goodness, or does the anxiety just seem too overwhelming? Chip explains how we can actually turn our upsetting circumstances back to God and experience His supernatural peace.
March 8, 2023
In a Broken World, Part 1
As much as we’d like it to be otherwise, the fact is that the world we live in is violent and uncertain. What is certain is that God promised His children supernatural peace - even in the midst of conditions that threaten to absolutely overwhelm us. Chip unpacks how God’s peace works and how you can have it – even in a broken world.
March 9, 2023
In a Broken World, Part 2
In this program, Chip explains that even though we long for peace and stability in our lives, often our thinking and choices sometimes create just the opposite – chaos and upheaval. Join Chip as he shares, from God’s Word, the essential key to experiencing God’s peace.
March 10, 2023
In Difficult Circumstances, Part 1
As we travel, we understand the horizon is always moving. The same is true in our desperate search for peace. In this program, Chip tells us peace is not a thing to be achieved, but a secret to be discovered.
March 13, 2023
In Difficult Circumstances, Part 2
In this program, Chip explains four principles and four related practices that will increase our peace and provide absolute assurance that our needs are provided for, even in the midst of life's most difficult circumstances.
March 14, 2023
In Financial Uncertainty, Part 1
A scouting report is designed to provide the inside scoop, the lay of the land, accurate conditions, so our tactics, in a given circumstance, will be successful. In this program, Chip tells us we need a scouting report when we pursue peace.
March 15, 2023
In Financial Uncertainty, Part 2
Greed – it is a nasty, ugly habit that the enemy uses to poison our peace. If left unchecked, greed consumes us like a terrible infection. Join Chip to learn the antidote.
March 16, 2023
In Tests of Faith, Part 1
There's a question we all have when we take steps of faith to develop compassion, generosity, and a Kingdom mindset. When we're being sacrificial, it's natural to ask: "God, what about me? Do You see what I'm doing here? Do You see that I have needs too?" Join Chip as he shares God's answer to our question: What about me?
March 17, 2023
In Tests of Faith, Part 2
Chip wraps up this series with a fantastic challenge. It’s a challenge that God Himself has promised to make good on, if you’ll take Him up on it. Join Chip if you’re ready for the spiritual adventure of a lifetime!
Jesus Loves Me
Christian Essentials for the Head and the Heart
Do you know the core beliefs of Christianity? Forget what churches, denominations, or notable pastors say for a second - what do God and His Word actually state are the essential truths to being a follower of Jesus? In this 10-part series, journalist, author, and pastor John Dickerson helps us uncover the foundational building blocks of the Christian faith. By using the simple children’s song - Jesus Loves Me - John reveals what these lyrics tell us about God, His love for us, and the reliability of the Bible. So whether you’re a new Christian looking for guidance or you’ve been a believer your whole life - and you need a refresher, John’s words will encourage you!Show BroadcastsPurchase
February 16, 2023
Why Christianity Matters, Part 1
If someone were to ask you, what do I have to believe to follow Jesus?... What would you say? In this program, we’re kicking off our series Jesus Loves Me: Essentials of the Christian Faith, taught by our guest teacher John Dickerson. Join us as he shares the foundational truths Christianity rests upon and why they’re non-negotiable for us today.
February 17, 2023
Why Christianity Matters, Part 2
Have you ever been criticized or made fun of for being a Christian and didn’t know how to respond because you weren’t confident in your answers? In this program, guest teacher John Dickerson will prepare us to better handle those conversations. As he picks up in his series Jesus Loves Me, John will stress the influence Christianity has had and why that reinforces its validity and reliability.
February 20, 2023
The One True God, Part 1
Recent studies suggest that the average Christian doesn’t believe what the Bible says about Jesus. Shocking, right? In this program, guest teacher John Dickerson reveals why that’s a critical problem as he continues his series, Jesus Loves Me. Don’t miss why understanding and believing in who Jesus is, is vital to our faith.
February 21, 2023
The One True God, Part 2
Jesus emphatically said that there is only one true God. So in this program, guest teacher John Dickerson asks: do you believe that? As he picks up in his series Jesus Loves Me, John will unpack why a biblically-grounded view of God as 'Thee God' is paramount to healthy faith.
February 22, 2023
Supernatural Love, Part 1
Chip has said, "Love is giving another person what they need the most when they deserve it the least at great personal cost." Sadly that kind of commitment and sacrifice is hard to come by in relationships. In this program, guest teacher John Dickerson picks up his series, Jesus Loves Me – by explaining why God's personal, perfect love always delivers what we are looking for and meets our deepest desires.
February 23, 2023
Supernatural Love, Part 2
Many look at all the chaos, wars, disease, and natural disasters happening today and blame God. But in this program, guest teacher John Dickerson says: did you know this was never part of God’s plan? As he continues his series Jesus Loves Me, John describes what went wrong and the supernatural plan God’s been orchestrating to make it all right.
February 24, 2023
God's Love for Me, Part 1
We’ve all heard people refer to God as “our Father.” In fact, Jesus did too! But have you ever stopped and thought about God as our parent? In this program, guest teacher John Dickerson considers the different meanings of those words as he continues his series, Jesus Loves Me. Hear how God would respond as a parent to the pain and difficulty of our lives.
February 27, 2023
God's Love for Me, Part 2
One of the most dangerous pieces of advice many in this next generation have believed is: Follow your heart. In this program, guest teacher John Dickerson clarifies why this idea is so destructive as he picks up in his series, Jesus Loves Me: Essentials of the Christian Faith. Join us as we learn about the one person we can put our faith and trust in no matter what.
February 28, 2023
For the Bible Tells Me So, Part 1
Have you ever been through the terrifying experience of an earthquake? In this program, guest teacher John Dickerson asks: When your life is shaking, where do you find shelter? Discover where we can find reliable hope, regardless of what’s happening around us – as John continues his series, Jesus Loves Me: Essentials of the Christian Faith.
March 1, 2023
For the Bible Tells Me So, Part 2
According to Jesus, your relationship with God’s Word is a good indicator of your relationship with God. In this program, guest teacher John Dickerson wraps up his series, Jesus Loves Me, by challenging us to look at how connected we are to the Bible. Hear how it can guide and protect you in life’s most demanding moments.
Keeping Love Alive - Volume 4
Four Relationships Great Marriages Have in Common
We’ve all heard or read news stories that celebrate couples who’ve been married for 5, 6, or even 7 decades. So how did they stay together that long? What’s their secret? And better yet… how can we build those types of lasting bonds? Through the 4th volume of our Keeping Love Alive series, Chip’s identifying 4 relationships great marriages have in common. Learn why these connections are critical to every relationship and how you and your spouse can better prioritize them in your marriage - starting today.Show BroadcastsPurchase
February 6, 2023
A Life-Giving Relationship with God, Part 1
Do you long to keep the love, the spark, the intimacy alive in your marriage? In this program, Chip will help us do just that – as he kicks off his series, Keeping Love Alive, Volume 4. Stay with us as Chip identifies 4 relationships great marriages have in common… and why they’re vital for you and your spouse.
February 7, 2023
A Life-Giving Relationship with God, Part 2
Have you seen those news stories of couples who’ve been married for 5, 6, or even 7 decades? What’s their secret? How did they make it? In this program, Chip shares the answer as he continues his series, Keeping Love Alive, Volume 4. Don’t miss how you can build a strong, life-long bond with your mate.
February 8, 2023
A Healthy Relationship with Yourself, Part 1
Where do you find security and identity? In this program, Chip says – ‘If it’s in your spouse.. your relationship is in trouble!’ He’ll explain why couples who look to one another for wholeness won’t survive. Join us as we discover how to develop a healthy view of ourselves and the impact it can have on our marriages.
February 9, 2023
A Healthy Relationship with Yourself, Part 2
Do you love how God made you? Or are you overly critical and harsh with yourself? Often feeling like you never measure up. In this program, Chip stresses that a thriving marriage is built on a healthy view of ourselves. Wanna learn more? Then join us as we continue Chip’s series, Keeping Love Alive, Volume 4.
February 10, 2023
An Intimate Relationship with Christ's Body, Part 1
Have you ever held those big ropes boats use to tie onto docks or lower anchors? They’re big and heavy, created to withstand incredible weight. In this program, Chip picks up in his series, Keeping Love Alive, Volume 4. If your relationship is under a lot of stress right now, join Chip as he identifies the ‘ropes’ that hold great marriages together when the going gets tough… and actually makes ‘em stronger.
February 13, 2023
An Intimate Relationship with Christ's Body, Part 2
Here’s a fact: you will never have a marriage that God wants for you if you are not deeply connected to the body of Christ. In this program, Chip continues his series, Keeping Love Alive, Volume 4. He’s gonna unpack the power of authentic community and how it can dramatically change your marriage forever.
February 14, 2023
A Christ-Like Relationship to Personal Attacks and Injustice, Part 1
We all carry around emotional wounds. Whether it was something someone said or did, those scars stick with you. But what happens when that deep hurt comes from your spouse? How we act toward our spouse in arguments or tense circumstances is vital to the health of our relationships. In this program, Chip’s gonna teach us how to respond well to pain and injustice – especially when it comes from our mate.
February 15, 2023
A Christ-Like Relationship to Personal Attacks and Injustice, Part 2
When you feel dismissed, neglected, or insulted by your spouse, what do you do? Pout? Go silent? Retaliate? In this program, Chip’s gonna help us respond to hurt and pain in a biblical way by teaching from Romans chapter 12. Discover how your marriage can survive, heal and move forward when we wound one another.
Backup Singers to the Duet of Marriage
Marriage - one man, one woman - is the foundation of cultures that thrive. Guest teacher, Doug Fields explains who the backup singers are. We call them Christians who live like Christians. You’ll hear three songs the backup singers need to be singing in order to support and encourage the covenant of marriage.Show BroadcastsPurchase
February 2, 2023
Backup Singers to the Duet of Marriage, Part 1
Marriage - one man, one woman - is the foundation of cultures that thrive. In this program, guest teacher, Doug Fields explains who the backup singers are. We call them Christians who live like Christians. You’ll hear the first two of three songs the backup singers need to be singing in order to support and encourage the covenant of marriage.
February 3, 2023
Backup Singers to the Duet of Marriage, Part 2
In this program, guest teacher Doug Fields continues his message, explaining that the backup singers to the duet of marriage are Christians who live like Christians. Their role is to support and encourage the covenant of marriage - one man, one woman - in their commitment to God and to one another. He’s giving us three specific ways to wave the banner, if you will, to honor, enjoy, and prioritize marriage.
Answering the Call
How to Discover and Fulfill God's Purpose for Your Life
God created you to work. And He created your work to be more than just "what you do for a living," but a place to fulfill God's calling in your life. According to Scripture, work is the platform where you can experience joy, ministry, and personal fulfillment like never before. If you long to experience that kind of job satisfaction, this series will help you get there. Whether it's finding a new job, starting a new career, or just gaining a new perspective on your current employment, "Answering the Call" will encourage and inspire you to see work as a gift from God.Show BroadcastsPurchase
January 23, 2023
What Has God "Called" You to Do?, Part 1
Wouldn’t it be great if you had a job that you really loved? Well, if you think that your dream job is “only a dream," think again. Starting today, Chip begins a new series called, “Answering the Call.” He’ll talk about how to find the career of a lifetime and begin enjoying the work God made you to do.
January 24, 2023
What Has God "Called" You to Do?, Part 2
Imagine waking up each day looking forward to going to work! Is that how you think about your job? Well, it is possible to have the job of your dreams and today Chip shares how you can begin the process of finding a job that you’ll love!
January 25, 2023
Why Your Work Matters to God, Part 1
Would you like to take your job and turn it into a place of joy, fulfillment, opportunity, and, yes, even ministry? If you’re ready to take your work to the next level join Chip Ingram today as he continues his current series, “Answering the Call.”
January 26, 2023
Why Your Work Matters to God, Part 2
It seems that everybody’s workin’ for the weekend and there doesn’t seem to be much joy and satisfaction in the work. Well, if you’re tired of just punching the clock, doing your time, and collecting your paycheck, then join Chip as he shares how you can begin to enjoy your work every day.
January 27, 2023
How to Stop Wasting Your Life, Part 1
Do you feel like you’re wasting your life - drifting through each day, just getting by? What if every minute of every work day was an opportunity for you to worship and to acknowledge God’s goodness and provision in your life? Well it can be so. In today's message, Chip shows you how you can work for God no matter where you’re employed.
January 30, 2023
How to Stop Wasting Your Life, Part 2
Deep down, do you want to do something great with your life? God made you to make a difference. He uniquely gifted you to accomplish something that no one else can accomplish. The question is do you know what your calling is? If you want to know how to find out, join Chip as he continues his current series, “Answering the Call.”
January 31, 2023
How to Discover What You Were Made to Do, Part 1
Do what you love - love what you do. Ever heard that? If you think those are empty words, think again. The God of the universe has created you for a specific purpose and a big part of that purpose is work. The question is do you know what you were made to do? Today, we’ll talk about how you can discover exactly what God made you to do.
February 1, 2023
How to Discover What You Were Made to Do, Part 2
According to research, 83% of all workers are dissatisfied with their job! 83%!! If you’re ready to discover your calling and start enjoying your work, then join Chip as he wraps up his current series, “Answering the Call,” today with a message he calls, “How to Discover What You Were Made to Do.”
Doing Less, Loving More
Most of us live very complex lives that move too fast, deliver too little, and demand too much. We often succumb to the push and pull of all the demands. We lack time for God, relationships, or ourselves. We know we need to change our pattern of life, but we either put it off or just don't know how to get started. In the end, there's a key question we need to ask and answer: What do we want to be known for? It is possible to break free from the high speed, high pressure, high demand, guilt-producing disease of our lives. The answer is counter-intuitive and it's found in 1 Corinthians 13. Discover what is needed to enjoy Spiritual Simplicity in today's fast paced lifestyles.Show BroadcastsPurchase
January 5, 2023
All You Need Is Love, Part 1
Do you wish you could just put the brakes on the speed of life? Between work, family, ministry, financial pressures, health issues, is it any wonder that our lives and our relationships are on the ragged edge? If you’re ready to start loving more by doing less, then join Chip as he begins his series called "Spiritual Simplicity: Learning to Love More by Doing Less.”
January 6, 2023
All You Need Is Love, Part 2
Are you struggling to get past a hurt or injustice that has happened in your life? Maybe with a spouse? A child? Or a close friend? Do you wish you could just move on, but you don’t know how? Chip encourages us with a very simple but profound way to begin to live and love again.
January 9, 2023
What's Love Got to Do With It?, Part 1
There are two things, two attitudes, that kill love. In this message, Chip exposes what those two attitudes are, how to spot them, and how to keep them from ruining your love life.
January 10, 2023
What's Love Got to Do With It?, Part 2
Chip uncovers why a very specific attitude will destroy love and how you can avoid it.
January 11, 2023
Looking for Love in All the Wrong Places, Part 1
Do you long to be loved for just being you - apart from your looks, money, or status? You can have that, but you need to be aware of some pitfalls along the way. Chip inspires us to stop looking for love in all the wrong places.
January 12, 2023
Looking for Love in All the Wrong Places, Part 2
How would you like to simplify your life and at the same time experience more love than you ever thought possible? Join Chip as he shares a time-tested method for loving more by doing less.
January 13, 2023
In the Name of Love, Part 1
So what would you do for love? Maybe it’s better said, what have you done for love? In this message, Chip explains that God designed you to give and receive love, and it can be better than you thought possible, but you have to be willing to do one thing. Join Chip to find out what that one thing is.
January 16, 2023
In the Name of Love, Part 2
According to a recent survey, one of this year’s top resolutions was to live more simply. The question is, how do you REALLY simplify your life? Chip outlines a plan that will help you cut through the noise and begin simplifying your life today.
January 17, 2023
What the World Needs Now is Love, Sweet Love, Part 1
Are you tired of trying to find love? Or maybe just trying to keep love alive in a relationship? Could it be that you are missing a key ingredient in your life? Chip simplifies the secret to finding, keeping, and giving away love like never before.
January 18, 2023
What the World Needs Now is Love, Sweet Love, Part 2
Ever feel like you just can’t connect with that special person in your life? You love them, and they love you, but for some reason the relationship is just not going well? Chip gives us a clue as to what might be happening, and how to fix it.
January 19, 2023
The Love Train - Get on Board!, Part 1
You are someone’s answer to prayer. And the opposite of that is true as well. God has someone out there who is the answer to YOUR prayers. Want to know how to connect with them? Join Chip as he continues this series, “Spiritual Simplicity.”
January 20, 2023
The Love Train - Get on Board!, Part 2
If you want to experience deeper and more fulfilling love, and you want to simplify your life in the process, then join Chip as he wraps up this series by presenting three essential things you must do to love more and do less.
The Genius of Generosity
Lessons from a Secret Pact Between Two Friends
What's the secret to being truly smart when it comes to managing your finances, possessions and your very life? The Creator of all things invites you to enter into deeper levels of generosity with Him, so you can become wise in your giving and generous in living. When we begin to grasp God's extravagant love and generosity toward us, we begin to be generous toward Him and others in His kingdom. The result: our generosity becomes a visible expression of our love for Him.Show BroadcastsPurchase
December 26, 2022
Why It's Genius To Be Generous, Part 1
Would you like to experience freedom from financial bondage and at the same time give back to your community in a way that brings joy to your soul? Join Chip as he launches this series called, “The Genius of Generosity.”
December 27, 2022
Why It's Genius To Be Generous, Part 2
In this message, Chip shares how to become the smartest money manager on the planet as he continues his series, “The Genius of Generosity”
December 28, 2022
The Principle With Secret Power, Part 1
Do you sometimes wonder why the Christian life feels more duty-filled than joy-filled? Do you long to live a life filled with joy and experience a deep and intimate relationship with God? Chip explains the secret to contentment and joy!
December 29, 2022
The Principle With Secret Power, Part 2
Would you like to have more joy, experience more personal satisfaction, AND at the same time develop a more intimate walk with God? If your answer is yes, then this program is for you, as Chip shares God’s unlikely game-plan for becoming best friends with Him and enjoying life to the fullest.
December 30, 2022
Why God Prospers Generous People, Part 1
Is it possible to measure generosity? Chip continues his series “The Genius of Generosity” and reveals how you can actually measure your generosity.
January 2, 2023
Why God Prospers Generous People, Part 2
You know that great feeling you get when you give a gift to someone? In this message, you’ll learn from Chip how to keep that feeling going 365 days a year!
January 3, 2023
How Does God Measure Generosity?, Part 1
What is God looking for from you when it comes to being generous? Join Chip as he explores the answer to that question in this message from his series "The Genius of Generosity."
January 4, 2023
How Does God Measure Generosity?, Part 2
Wouldn’t it be great to enjoy the "Christmas Spirit” 365 days year? In this message, Chip shares how you can cultivate that winsome spirit of Christmas in your heart 24/7.
The Hope of Christmas
Hope has tremendous power - the power to heal, to help you keep going, and to inspire! 700 years before Jesus was born, the prophet Isaiah wrote to the people of Israel who needed hope: "For unto us, a child is born, unto us, a Son is given. The government will rest on His shoulders and He will be called: Wonderful Counselor, Mighty God, Everlasting Father, Prince of Peace.” The hope of that message was for them then, and it's for us today! In this series, Chip reminds us that Jesus is all those things. Those are titles God gave Him and titles He claimed. If you need hope, join Chip for these messages. You'll be comforted, encouraged, and inspired!Show BroadcastsPurchase
December 22, 2022
Wonderful Counselor, Part 1
Are you discouraged? Feeling down? Maybe even wondering if there’s any HOPE these days? Chip begins this series with a reminder that in Jesus, whose birth we’re celebrating soon, we have all the hope anyone could ever need. How do you experience that hope? Don’t miss this program!
December 23, 2022
Wonderful Counselor, Part 2
Can you imagine having Jesus as your own, personal, Christian counselor? Chip reminds us that Jesus counseled a woman who felt overwhelmed, resentful, and that life wasn’t fair. How did He help her process all that was going on? What did He say? Join Chip and find out!
December 14, 2020
Mighty God, Part 1
As we approach Christmas, what’s on your mind? What burden weighs you down? What wakes you up in the middle of the night? In this program, Chip reminds us that no matter what’s going on, we DO have hope. Where do we find it? How do we get it? Join Chip for the answers.
December 15, 2020
Mighty God, Part 2
When life presses in, it’s easy to lose perspective and look inward, focusing only on the here and now. In this program, Chip encourages us that the Christmas season is a great opportunity to look up, and be reminded of the amazing hope we have right now, and the amazing future God has promised, ahead of us. Be encouraged - don’t miss this one!
December 16, 2020
Everlasting Father, Part 1
It’s been a tough year - so many unknowns, conflicting information, chaos - wouldn’t it be great to get some news you could trust? Chip begins this program by telling us there IS some news out there that never changes, no matter what people think or say. Sound good? Join Chip to hear what it is.
December 17, 2020
Everlasting Father, Part 2
Did you ever break anything really expensive? How’d you feel? How about someone’s heart? It’s different, isn’t it - because it’s so PERSONAL. Chip picks up where he left off in our previous program, with a reminder that the reason God sent Jesus - whose birth we’re celebrating soon - was because of His great love. What’s a broken HEART got to do with it? Join Chip for the answer.
December 18, 2020
Prince of Peace
The greatest gift most of us could ever experience is peace. Not just the absence of conflict, but genuine, lasting peace. Chip wraps up this series with a reminder that that kind of peace IS available - right now, today. Where does it come from? How do you get it? Join Chip for the answers.
Becoming an Effective Disciple Maker
A Study of 2nd Timothy
With all the hatred and misconceptions pointed at Christianity nowadays, it’s really difficult to be a genuine follower of Jesus. In this new 8-part series, Chip’s gonna encourage us that now more than ever, we can’t just settle for saying we’re a Christian… we have to live like one too. Chip’ll help us practice that as he highlights 4 compelling challenges from the Apostle Paul’s final letter to Timothy. Join us as we learn how to live more God-honoring lives… and better disciple others along the way.Show BroadcastsPurchase
December 12, 2022
Be Bold - Don't Be Ashamed (2 Timothy 1), Part 1
Have you ever been embarrassed or scared to say you’re a Christian? In this program, Chip has some encouragement for us – as he kicks off his series, Becoming an Effective Disciple Maker. Join us as we study the book of 2nd Timothy, and learn why we can’t settle for just saying we’re a Christian – but why it’s important we authentically live like one.
December 13, 2022
Be Bold - Don't Be Ashamed (2 Timothy 1), Part 2
Would you say you’re a bold Christian? Someone who’s really firm on what the Bible says, but also talks about Jesus to others in a loving way? If you struggle with that, don’t miss this program – because you’re not alone! Chip picks up in 2nd Timothy chapter 1, as he continues his series, Becoming an Effective Disciple Maker. Hear how we can practice boldly standing for Jesus today!
December 14, 2022
Be Strong - Don't Be Distracted (2 Timothy 2), Part 1
Do you find it difficult to consistently walk with God amidst all the pressures and demands of life? In this program, Chip continues our series, Becoming an Effective Disciple Maker. He’s in 2nd Timothy chapter two, explaining how we can build strong spiritual roots to withstand anything that comes our way.
December 15, 2022
Be Strong - Don't Be Distracted (2 Timothy 2), Part 2
We all struggle with distractions in our world today. Whether it’s technology, work or busy schedules – there always seems to be something diverting our attention. In this program, Chip reveals the deceptive power of an unfocused life, and the intentional steps we can take to refocus ourselves on God and what really matters.
December 16, 2022
Be Prepared - Don't Be Surprised (2 Timothy 3), Part 1
Have you ever been blindsided by something?… Maybe it was an unexpected diagnosis, a sudden end to a relationship, or a shocking betrayal. In this program, Chip opens his Bible to 2nd Timothy chapter 3, and shares how we should respond to evil when it interrupts our lives. You’re not gonna wanna miss this insightful program, from our series, Becoming an Effective Disciple Maker.V
December 19, 2022
Be Prepared - Don't Be Surprised (2 Timothy 3), Part 2
Fear is a powerful emotion that controls many people’s lives – often without them even realizing it. In this program, Chip asks: Is your life, family, or job defined by anxiety? As he continues our series, Becoming an Effective Disciple Maker, Chip’s in 2nd Timothy chapter 3. Don’t miss God’s reliable remedy for fear.
December 20, 2022
Be Faithful - Don't Shrink Back (2 Timothy 4), Part 1
Have you ever thought about what it’ll be like to stand before God, and have every part of your life evaluated? Well in this program, Chip will help us get a new perspective, as he continues his series Becoming an Effective Disciple Maker. Join us as we learn how each one of us can give a good account of our lives.
December 21, 2022
Be Faithful - Don't Shrink Back (2 Timothy 4), Part 2
Do you wish you were spiritually stronger? Or that you had more courage to talk about God? In this program, Chip addresses these deep-seated insecurities, as he wraps up his series Becoming an Effective Disciple Maker. Learn how the Apostle Paul’s final words on Earth can give us the hope and direction we need.
Finding God When You Need Him Most
In Finding God When You Need Him Most, Chip Ingram reveals how you can meet God in the midst of your most difficult moments. Through Chip's teaching from some of the most comforting and encouraging Psalms, you will move from "knowing about God" to profoundly experiencing His presence and power in your life. Whether you're struggling with a rocky relationship, an unexpected crisis, depression, or injustice, this series will remind you that the Lord is faithful to hear your heart's cry and will be there for you, time and again.Show BroadcastsPurchase
November 24, 2022
Experiencing God When You Get a Raw Deal, Part 1
Have you ever done the honorable thing and it backfired on you? Did you ever do all the work and someone else got all the credit? Well, if you’ve ever been the one who received a raw deal then be sure to join Chip as he begins this series called, “Finding God When You Need Him Most.”
November 25, 2022
Experiencing God When You Get a Raw Deal, Part 2
Have you ever done the honorable thing and it backfired on you? Did you ever do all the work and another person got all the credit? Well, if you’ve ever been the one who received a raw deal, this message is designed especially for you.
November 28, 2022
Experiencing God in Times of Crisis, Part 1
Crises are a part of life. Some are global - tsunamis, earthquakes, or terrorism. Others are local - cancer, divorce, bankruptcy, or death. But here’s the question: “Is it possible to experience God in the midst of that kind of catastrophe?” Is it possible to experience God when you’re in deep crisis? Chip explores how you can experience God in your darkest times.
November 29, 2022
Experiencing God in Times of Crisis, Part 2
Is life hard for you right now? Are you going, literally, through the valley of the shadow of death? Do you have hurt, pain, struggle and difficulty that you just can’t make sense of? If you or someone you know is in a crisis, then you’ll want to hear this message. Chip talks about how to experience God in times of crisis.
November 30, 2022
Experiencing God When You Feel Like a Nobody, Going Nowhere, Part 1
Do you feel lonely, depressed or maybe just numb? Kinda bland, like you’re a nobody going nowhere? And down deep, you don’t think anyone cares about you? If so, join Chip as he shares how you can experience God when you feel like a nobody going nowhere.
December 1, 2022
Experiencing God When You Feel Like a Nobody, Going Nowhere, Part 2
You’ve probably heard that God created you as a one-of-a-kind treasure and He’s got a great plan for you life. But you may not know how to tap into it. In fact, you may not understand how important you really are! Chip explains how you can begin to experience God when you feel like a nobody going nowhere.
December 2, 2022
Experiencing God When You're Troubled and Depressed, Part 1
Do you feel blue, kinda down, depressed? We all get that way from time to time. But when that emotion threatens to pull you under what do you do? Where do you go? Who do you turn to? Chip considers a passage, from Psalm 77, that has helped him deal with difficult times over the years.
December 5, 2022
Experiencing God When You're Troubled and Depressed, Part 2
Are you depressed? Or do you know someone who is depressed? They may not even know it but it's obvious to everyone around them. Chip talks about how you can experience God when you’re troubled and depressed, and in the process, find renewed joy in your life.
December 6, 2022
Experiencing God When You are Gripped by Fear, Part 1
Fear, it’s a powerful emotion. What are you afraid of? And perhaps more importantly, how do you deal with fear? Chip helps us understand what God want us to know when we are paralyzed by fear.
December 7, 2022
Experiencing God When You are Gripped by Fear, Part 2
Have you ever experienced fear so intense that you couldn’t move? That you couldn’t breathe? We all experience fear but God has an antidote for fear. In this message, Chip explains how you can experience God when you are gripped by fear.
December 8, 2022
Experiencing God in Times of Confusion, Part 1
Is there chaos in your life? Do you feel overwhelmed by work, life, and relationships? Chip reassures us that God specializes in bringing order out of chaos and explains how He can give you clarity in all the confusion in your life.
December 9, 2022
Experiencing God in Times of Confusion, Part 2
If your world is full of chaos and confusion, you’ll want to join Chip as he asks some diagnostic questions, straight from God’s Word, that will help you move from chaos to clarity and begin to experience God’s highest and best for you life.
I Choose Joy
How to Live Life Above Your Circumstances
In the midst of difficulty, chaos, and continual pressure, what is it that sets a believer apart from the crowd? What causes people to notice that there's something supernatural at work in their lives? In this series, from the book of Philippians, Chapter 1, Chip tells us it's joy! He explains how understanding the power of focus, purpose, hope, and expectation enables an ordinary believer to live life above circumstances, weather the worst storms, and experience true joy.Show BroadcastsPurchase
November 14, 2022
Understanding the Power of Focus, Part 1
If you’re bummed out, struggling, things not going well, and you don’t know where to go, join Chip as he begins this series and shares how a divine equation can change your world.
November 15, 2022
Understanding the Power of Focus, Part 2
What’s the toughest situation you’re facing today? A relationship? A negative boss? Financial pressure? Join Chip as he shares truth from God’s Word that will begin to neutralize that issue in your life and allow you to experience joy in the midst of your most perplexing problems.
November 16, 2022
Understanding the Power of Purpose, Part 1
Sometimes the shortest distance between two points is a zig zag line. God’s ultimate purpose for our life is often achieved by circumstances that seem to make no apparent sense to us. Is that how you feel? Do you need some help? Join Chip as he explains how, even in our worst circumstances, God can bring us joy!
November 17, 2022
Understanding the Power of Purpose, Part 2
Life is not fair. Here’s the question: What do you do when life's not fair to YOU? To answer that question, join Chip as he opens the book of Philippians for some very helpful insight.
November 18, 2022
Understanding the Power of Hope, Part 1
Are you in need of hope today? Are life’s ups and downs threatening to take the fight out of you or someone you love? Before you throw in the towel, join Chip as he shares how to find joy - even in the midst of really tough times.
November 21, 2022
Understanding the Power of Hope, Part 2
Someone has rightly said, adversity either makes us or breaks us. What makes the difference? The answer is a simple four letter word. Chip tells us what that word is and how it can help us rise above the most difficult circumstances in our lives and experience joy!
November 22, 2022
Understanding the Power of Expectations, Part 1
Do you feel like quitting today? In your most honest conversations, do you feel like giving up and just saying to God, "I'm done"? If you need to know how to hang tough in really tough times join Chip as he reveals how you can not only survive tough times but, believe it or not, experience joy!
November 23, 2022
Understanding the Power of Expectations, Part 2
Chip wraps up this series by explaining how the power of expectations can transform ordinary people into people of great faith. He tells us that through the joy Christ offers, we have the supernatural ability to live far above our circumstances.
Five Lies that Ruin Relationships
Wrong Beliefs Produce Wrong Behavior
Have you ever looked back over a situation or relationship in your life and wondered how it became so messy or difficult? In the series from the book of James, Five Lies that Ruin Relationships, we'll define five of the most common lies that have the potential to ruin relationships with those we love. We'll also uncover the source of quarreling, how our words wound, and how not to make decisions. And together, we'll ask and answer the question: do wrong beliefs produce wrong behavior? We will discover that when we confront the lies we believe, there is power in knowing and applying God's truth to our relationships.Show BroadcastsPurchase
October 31, 2022
Why We Fight with Those We Love, Part 1
Do you ever wonder why some of your worst fights are with the people you love the most? Chip begins this series, from the book of James, uncovering the root causes of our fights and quarrels.
November 1, 2022
Why We Fight with Those We Love, Part 2
Ever wondered why you fight with those you love? What causes the heated arguments and painful words? Chances are, the reasons for our disputes are different than you might think. Join Chip as he reveals the reasons we have conflict in our most important relationships.
November 2, 2022
Why We Wound Others with Our Words, Part 1
Gossip, slander, rumors, lies, we’ve all felt the sting of wounding words - and truthfully, we’ve delivered a few ourselves. In this message, Chip shares how to begin controlling our words and how to respond when we are wounded by the words of others.
November 3, 2022
Why We Wound Others with Our Words, Part 2
Words can bring life and healing; and words can wound deeply. If you have been hurt by vicious words, or if you struggle with controlling your tongue, join Chip as he explores how to guard our tongues and how to bring healing to a damaged relationship.
November 4, 2022
How Our Jobs Can Destroy Our Relationships, Part 1
Is it possible that a “better” job could actually be a bad thing for you, your family, your relationships? Chip examines what the Bible has to say about jobs, relationships, and being upwardly mobile.
November 7, 2022
How Our Jobs Can Destroy Our Relationships, Part 2
Life is full of decisions. The question is how do you know which decision you should make? Chip shares a biblical model of decision making that may help you with that very important choice in front of you.
November 8, 2022
Why Better Things Don't Always Make Things Better, Part 1
Join Chip as he discusses why better things in life don’t always make life better.
November 9, 2022
Why Better Things Don't Always Make Things Better, Part 2
Money. Is it wrong to have lots of money? Or perhaps put another way, is it better or more spiritual to be poor? How does God really feel about money, wealth, and possessions? Chip explores what the Bible has to say about financial success, spending, and saving.
November 10, 2022
Why a Change in Scenery Rarely Improves the View, Part 1
Change is inevitable and change can be a great thing. But there are times when making a change in your life, or work, or relationships can bring devastating consequences. Chip looks at how to know when it's right to move on.
November 11, 2022
Why a Change in Scenery Rarely Improves the View, Part 2
When life is really tough, should we consider it a sign that God wants us to move on? If we’re offered a better paying job, is that an indication that God is leading us away from our current situation? Maybe; maybe not. In this message, Chip lays out four steps to follow when considering a change of scenery.
You Were Made for More
Facing the "Jonah" in All of Us
What do you know about the story of Jonah? Maybe you remember something about a big fish, a violent storm, and an evil city called Nineveh. Well, in this 10-part series, Chip has teamed up with his son Ryan Ingram to teach through the book of Jonah… and share there’s actually a lot more to this familiar Bible adventure for us to learn. They’ll unpack what Jonah’s life reveals about handling adversity, God’s love for all people, and how we can experience the more we were created for.Show BroadcastsPurchase
October 17, 2022
Running from God, Part 1
What do you know about the story of Jonah? I mean you remember something about a big fish, a storm, and a city called Nineveh. In this program, we begin our series called “You Were Made for More.” For the next several programs, Chip and his son Ryan team up to study the book of Jonah, and reveal what we can learn from his life.
October 18, 2022
Running from God, Part 2
Have you ever driven a stick shift? Most people have a hard time using the clutch to shift from one gear to another. In this program, guest teacher Ryan Ingram explains how that struggle translates to our spiritual lives – as he picks up in our series “You Were Made for More”. Don’t miss how we can shift our lives to the more God has for us, as we continue our study of the book of Jonah.
October 19, 2022
Into the Storm, Part 1
Are you running from God? Have you ever stopped to consider that the difficulties and adversities you’re facing right now might have something to do with it? In this program, we’ll pick up in our new series “You Were Made for More”. Guest teacher Ryan Ingram continues studying the book of Jonah, and shares how God can calm the storms of our lives.
October 20, 2022
Into the Storm, Part 2
For thousands of years, people have struggled to understand why bad things happen. In this program, guest teacher Ryan Ingram tackles this perplexing issue – as we continue our series, “You Were Made for More: Facing the Jonah in All of Us.” Don’t miss where the most difficult storms in our lives come from, and how we can learn to weather ‘em.
October 21, 2022
God's Deliverance, Part 1
Do you sometimes think you could be doing more with your life? But because of past mistakes or current circumstances, you feel unworthy or unmotivated to make a difference? In this program, Chip picks up in our series, “You Were Made for More: Facing the ‘Jonah’ in All of Us.” Hear how we can shift our ambitions, relationships, and lives - to the greater purposes God has for us.
October 24, 2022
God's Deliverance, Part 2
So many Christians today are treating one another poorly, over opinions on politics, masks, and vaccines. We all have thoughts about what’s going on in our world… but why has it caused so much anger among believers? In this program, we’ll find out, as Chip continues our series, “You Were Made for More.” Don’t miss how we can rise above secondary conflicts, and live lives of unity and love.
October 25, 2022
Declaring the Message, Part 1
Have you ever been given a second chance? I mean you made a mistake or said something you weren’t supposed to and you were allowed a ‘do-over? In this program, Chip continues our newest series, “You Were Made for More: Facing the ‘Jonah’ in All of Us.” Hear how God gave Jonah a do-over, what he did with that second chance, and why it matters to us.
October 26, 2022
Declaring the Message, Part 2
What are you supposed to do when you’ve messed up big time? I mean you stole something, had an affair, covered up an addiction…. How can you ever recover? In this program, Chip’ll share how we can break free from our past, as he continues our series “You Were Made for More.” He’ll unpack how repentance works in our relationship with God and others.
October 27, 2022
East of the City, Part 1
Have you ever been watching a thrilling movie or TV show, when suddenly, without warning it just ends? And you’re left thinking ‘what happens next’? Well in this program, guest teacher Ryan Ingram picks up in our new series “You Were Made for More.” Don’t miss the good and the bad we can learn from the biggest cliffhanger story in the Bible.
October 28, 2022
East of the City, Part 2
Are you experiencing the more that you were created for? Do you have a real drive or sense of passion? In this program, guest teacher Ryan Ingram wraps up our new series “You Were Made for More: Facing the ‘Jonah’ in All of Us.” He’ll reveal the last bit of wisdom Jonah’s story has for us Christians living in the 21st century. You’re not gonna wanna miss it!
The Book of 1 Timothy
Life Coaching from the Apostle Paul
If you looked up the word coach in the dictionary, you might see phrases like: “one who teaches, gives instruction, or provides special training.” The question is: who’s coaching you? And who are you coaching? In this 12-part series based in 1st Timothy, Chip dives into one of the most well-known mentor-mentee relationships in the Bible. Through this study, Chip identifies 6 pieces of godly wisdom the Apostle Paul passed on to his protégé Timothy. Don’t miss how we can apply these timeless lessons to our lives, and pass them on to others.Show BroadcastsPurchase
September 29, 2022
Step Up!, Part 1
Do you remember that really supportive coach you had growing up? I mean, that person, who inspired you, challenged you, gave you confidence, helped you get better at what you wanted to be? In this program, Chip begins his series called “The Book of 1st Timothy: Life Coaching from the Apostle Paul.” He’ll focus on the vital pieces of wisdom Paul passed on to Timothy… and how we can apply ‘em to our Christian walks.
September 30, 2022
Step Up!, Part 2
Is it difficult for you to be a bold, loving, public Christian in today’s world? In this program, Chip says: You’re not alone. As he picks up in his series - “The Book of 1st Timothy: Life Coaching from the Apostle Paul” - he’ll share some challenging words for how we should respond to the unpredictable world around us. You’re not gonna wanna miss what he has to say!
October 3, 2022
Step Down!, Part 1
If you looked up the word coach in the dictionary, you might see phrases like: “one who teaches, gives instruction, or provides special training.” In this program, Chip continues his series called “The Book of 1st Timothy.” He’s gonna unpack the next valuable life lesson the Apostle Paul taught Timothy – that we all need to be reminded of today!
October 4, 2022
Step Down!, Part 2
How do you live for Jesus in a culture that’s hostile toward your faith? I mean, what can you do when your co-workers and neighbors think there’s something wrong with you just because you’re a Christian? In this program, Chip continues his series from 1st Timothy – by explaining why humility is crucial for every relationship, especially with people we disagree with.
October 5, 2022
Step In!, Part 1
As you look around the country, there’s a noticeable leadership crisis happening in Christianity. It’s never been harder to lead a church than right now. In this program, Chip tackles this complex subject as he continues his series based in the book of 1st Timothy. He’ll look at how the Bible defines leadership, God’s expectations for those in authority, and the subtle traps people can fall into.
October 6, 2022
Step In!, Part 2
What does it take to be a godly leader? I mean, how would you define it? In this program, Chip continues his series called “The Book of 1st Timothy: Life Coaching from the Apostle Paul.” Hear how you can be a God-honoring influence at church, in your workplace, and inside the walls of your home.
October 7, 2022
Step Out!, Part 1
Can you think of someone who used to be a firm, devoted follower of Jesus but isn’t anymore? What happened and why? In this program, Chip answers that difficult question… as he continues his series from 1st Timothy. He’ll unpack what causes believers to fall away in the first place and how we can stay committed to God and His Word, no matter what.
October 10, 2022
Step Out!, Part 2
It’s been said the only certainty in life is death and taxes. In this program, Chip suggests that pain and difficulty are also an inevitable part of everyone’s journey. As he picks up in his series from 1st Timothy, he’ll explain why we all experience heartbreak, disappointment, and hurt, and how we can learn to respond in the right way.
October 11, 2022
Step Into!, Part 1
On a scale of one to ten, how emotionally intelligent are you? In this program, Chip continues his series called “The Book of 1st Timothy.” Don’t miss the next vital lesson that Paul taught Timothy – that focused on how to engage people in a godly manner, and the ways we can best handle tough conversations.
October 12, 2022
Step Into!, Part 2
What’s your approach to confrontation? Do you avoid it at all costs? Or are you a little overeager to engage in it, almost like you’re looking for a good fight? In this program, Chip’s gonna encourage us to handle conflict in a healthy, God-honoring way. Discover how to disagree well as we continue our series from the book of 1st Timothy.
October 13, 2022
Step Away!, Part 1
Have you ever been asked in a job interview: “What are your weaknesses?” Some may avoid answering directly or flip the question to brag a little about themselves saying, “I work too hard” or “I care too much.” But in this program, Chip proposes that it’s vitally important we know our faults and that there’s actually a way to use them to our advantage. Join us to learn more!
October 14, 2022
Step Away!, Part 2
Imagine you’re in Heaven, standing before God, and He asks you, “What did you do with the life I gave you?” How would you answer? In this program, Chip warns that this isn’t a hypothetical question.. one day, you’ll have to answer it! As he wraps up his series from 1st Timothy, Chip shares a concrete guide to answer this question well.
Your Divine Design
How to Discover, Develop, and Deploy Your Spiritual Gifts
Do you know how God has uniquely wired you? Every believer was created to play a strategic role in the body of Christ, with the gifts God has given them. But many of today's Christians face one difficult question: How do I discover my spiritual gifts and then use them effectively in my church? This series will unpack key passages from Romans, Ephesians, and 1 Corinthians to explore the role of spiritual gifts in the believer's life, while helping you to pinpoint your own. With biblical insight and practical steps, you'll learn how to discover, develop, and deploy your spiritual gifts so you can live a life of greater impact.Show BroadcastsPurchase
September 19, 2022
You're a Masterpiece in the Making, Part 1
If you could ask God for an extreme makeover in your life, what would you want it to look like? Join Chip as he begins this series with the encouragement that God has specifically designed you as a unique masterpiece.
September 20, 2022
You're a Masterpiece in the Making, Part 2
God wants to do an extreme makeover, not on your house but in your life. The question is: How does He do it? In this message, Chip reveals God’s intention of creating a masterpiece out of your life.
September 21, 2022
How to Discover Your Primary Spiritual Gift, Part 1
God has given to each of His children a supernatural ability - it’s called a Spiritual Gift. Chip walks you through a step-by-step plan for discovering your primary spiritual gift.
September 22, 2022
How to Discover Your Primary Spiritual Gift, Part 2
Why is it that certain kinds of ministry resonate with your heart, while others just don’t motivate you at all? Straight from the New Testament, Chip explains how you can begin to put the pieces of your spiritual gift puzzle together, and do it in a way that will bring you great joy and bless other people in the process.
September 23, 2022
How to Develop Your Spiritual Gift for Kingdom Impact, Part 1
You have a God-given gift inside of you that has the power to give direction and purpose in your life. It can unlock personal freedom and give you a sense of deep affirmation of God’s own value of your life – why you matter to Him. Join Chip if you want to know how to discover this gift.
September 26, 2022
How to Develop Your Spiritual Gift for Kingdom Impact, Part 2
Chip continues this message on developing and deploying your spiritual gifts.
September 27, 2022
Warning: Beware of Spiritual Gift Abuse!, Part 1
Chip begins a discussion about spiritual gift abuse. What is it? How can you avoid it? And what to do if you are facing it.
September 28, 2022
Warning: Beware of Spiritual Gift Abuse!, Part 2
Spiritual gift abuse. You need to know what it is, you need to know how to spot it, and you need to know how to confront it. Chip wraps up this series by unpacking some specific how-tos.
One at a Time
The Unexpected Way God Wants to Use You to Change the World
Have you ever considered the remarkable impact Jesus has had on history? Think about it… He lived over 2000 years ago and only had a small group of followers. Yet fast forward to today, Christianity is the leading world religion. So what was Jesus’ secret? In this 8-part series, guest teacher Kyle Idleman reveals the unexpectedly simple practices Jesus used to change our world. Don’t miss how you and I can continue the work He started… one interaction, one conversation, one life.. at a time.Show BroadcastsPurchase
September 7, 2022
Zoom Lens, Part 1
Have you ever felt - deep down - your Christian life isn’t making much of a difference? Do you desire to do so much more for God, but you're not sure where to start? In this program, we begin a new series called “One at a Time” – taught by our friend and guest teacher Kyle Idleman. He’s gonna share how Jesus was a difference maker with His life, and how ordinary people like you and me can follow His example.
September 8, 2022
Zoom Lens, Part 2
Do you find yourself paralyzed by the noise, negativity, and cancel culture of today? Are you even more timid to share your faith than you were before because of how someone may respond? In this program, guest teacher Kyle Idleman explains how we can better engage and love people like Jesus did – as he continues his new series called “One at a Time.”
September 9, 2022
In Then Through, Part 1
Stop for a second and think of that one person you care about, that isn’t walking with Jesus. Maybe it's a co-worker, a friend, or a family member. And despite your best attempts to share your faith with ‘em – nothings worked. So what now? In this program, guest teacher Kyle Idleman shares the simple way God wants to reach our loved ones – and how we can be a part of His plan.
September 12, 2022
In Then Through, Part 2
Are you frustrated by a relationship that seems to be stalling out or a routine in your life you can’t get a handle on? So how can you break out of this funk? In this program, guest teacher Kyle Idleman continues his series “One at a Time” – by explaining why God must first work in us before He can work through us. You don’t wanna miss this message!
September 13, 2022
Proximity Principle, Part 1
Have you lost hope? I mean as you see the unrest, corruption, and evil happening all around us – have you thought ‘What’s the point in talking about Jesus?’ In this program, guest teacher Kyle Idleman continues his series “One at a Time” with an encouraging message! Don’t miss how we can cling on to the hope we have in Jesus, and the simple ways we can pass it on to a discouraged world.
September 14, 2022
Proximity Principle, Part 2
It’s estimated that nearly four billion people – over half the world’s population – uses social media regularly. And yet, experts tell us the world’s number one social disease is loneliness. In this program, guest teacher Kyle Idleman reveals God’s ‘antidote’ for this societal problem… and how you and I can be a part of His solution.
September 15, 2022
Intersections, Part 1
How different would our world look if every follower of Jesus loved people like He did? And what does that look like on a day-to-day basis? In this program, guest teacher Kyle Idleman considers those questions as he continues his series “One at a Time.” Don’t miss the practical ways we can be more intentional about loving others… and it’s a lot simpler than you might think!
September 16, 2022
Intersections, Part 2
What do you think draws people to Jesus? I mean what’s their motivation to look for a ‘higher power’ or God in the first place? In this program, guest teacher Kyle Idleman wraps up his series “One at a Time”. He’ll highlight 4 key reasons people seek out a relationship with God, and describes our responsibilities – as Christians – to point them in the right direction.
God's Wisdom for Building Great Relationships
Relationships can be tough. Everyone has expectations of how relationships should work. Whether it's our behaviors, words, spending habits, how to raise children, or views of God - these factors affect how we interact with others. In this series, Chip explores eight essential life lessons that will help you build GREAT relationships that last!Show BroadcastsPurchase
February 4, 2020
It All Begins with God
Chip opens this series by reminding us that because EVERYTHING begins with God, we need to choose His Word as the handbook for relational guidelines.
February 5, 2020
Everyone is Desperately Insecure
In this program, Chip goes all the way back to Genesis 3 to reveal the basis for our universal insecurity. He tells us it’s the human condition; and while some people hide it way better than others, it’s still true of all of us.
February 6, 2020
Everyone Acts in a Way that Makes Sense to Them
In this program, Chip gives us two key lessons that’ll help you navigate others’ behavior, especially when it makes no sense to you, and you’re about ready to - no, don’t. Join Chip instead!
February 10, 2020
You Can't Give Away What You Don't Possess
From Ephesians 5, Chip explains that if we’re not operating out of the love we already have, as a beloved child of God, we tend to operate out of dysfunctional means to manipulate, pretend, or image-cast, to get people to affirm and love us. Chip helps us understand we are to become imitators of God. The question is - How do we do what feels impossible? Join Chip and find out.
September 5, 2022
Knowing God is the Prerequisite to Loving Others, Part 1
In this program, Chip tells us an amazing thing happens when we love others the way they are – the same way God loves US; they have a change of mind. They think differently about God after that, they think differently about you, and they think differently about themselves.
September 6, 2022
Knowing God is the Prerequisite to Loving Others, Part 2
In this program, Chip reveals how Jesus modeled His relationship with His heavenly Father. He trusted that God would provide generously, without condemnation. Chip tells us that’s how God wants us to love others. But we’ll need some help – don’t miss this encouraging message.
February 13, 2020
Comparison Always Leads to Carnality
In this program, Chip gives us three key habits that’ll revolutionize the way you relate to God, to others, and to yourself. If you’re ready for a fresh start in doing relationships God’s way, you’ll find this message incredibly helpful.
February 17, 2020
Right Relationships are Always More Important than Being Right, Part 1
In this program, Chip explains that an argument is a business deal – when conflict starts and relationships break down, usually our significance, our acceptance, or our security feels attacked. And we feel like we have to stand up for our rights. Chip opens Colossians 3 to reveal that as the beloved of God, we can approach potential conflicts from a completely different point of view.
February 18, 2020
Right Relationships are Always More Important than Being Right, Part 2
What does it mean to “let the peace of Christ rule in your heart?” How do we do that? In this program, Chip explains, from Colossians 3, exactly how it works and how, when it really begins to happen, our attitudes and our relationships take on a whole new complexion.
February 19, 2020
The Only Person I Can Change is Me, Part 1
In this program, Chip introduces a common condition he calls, “Chronic Relatititis.” When you’ve tried all kinds of ways to change someone and you’re still bumping up against the same old issues, there’s only one thing to do. Join Chip as he opens Luke, Chapter 6 for the solution.
February 20, 2020
The Only Person I Can Change is Me, Part 2
Chip wraps up this series with a look at how to treat what he calls, “Chronic Relatititus.” It’s a condition that presents as frustration with someone whose behavior is driving you nuts, and it just isn’t changing. He explains that through it all, peace CAN rule in your heart. Join Chip to find out how.
Why I Believe
Straight Answers to Honest Questions about God, the Bible, and Christianity
When asked why you believe what you believe, how do you respond? Do you wish you'd paid more attention in Sunday school? Are you able to engage in thoughtful conversation, or do you become defensive? Why I Believe is a series designed to equip you with a simple, winsome approach to explaining why you believe what you believe about issues like: Jesus' resurrection, the authenticity of the Bible, life after death, the reality of heaven and hell, the validity of creation vs. evolution, and the God of the Bible, being the one and only, true God. Chip explains we can actually know the truth, and we can communicate the truth in a way that engages people rather than putting them off. There's solid evidence to satisfy the heart and mind of anyone honestly seeking answers. If you or someone you know has genuine questions about issues at the core of human existence, Why I Believe is an excellent resource. ACSI approvedShow BroadcastsPurchase
August 18, 2022
Rethinking Apologetics for the 21st Century, Part 1
Are you concerned about your kids and grand kids as the world becomes increasingly hostile to Christianity? Did you know a high percentage of youth who grow up in the Church are leaving the faith after high school? And do you increasingly wonder: What do we do? In this program, Chip brings real hope and real answers for anyone concerned about these disturbing trends.
August 19, 2022
Rethinking Apologetics for the 21st Century, Part 2
The current moral decline and theological compromise among Christians is no longer concerning – it’s alarming. We see division and false teaching, even in the Church itself. What can those who care do? In this program, Chip explains how can we stand for biblical truth and winsomely communicate, even regarding controversial issues, with love and integrity - just like Jesus did.
August 22, 2022
Why I Believe in the Resurrection, Part 1
In this program, Chip tells us the integrity of the Christian message hinges on the resurrection of Jesus. If Jesus didn’t rise from death to life, none of the other tenets of the faith matter. Well, you gotta live before you can die. So, Chip begins with a look at the proofs of Christ’s life in Israel, and what the historical record says.
August 23, 2022
Why I Believe in the Resurrection, Part 2
In this program, Chip tells us the integrity of the Christian message hinges on the resurrection of Jesus. He continues his look, that began in our previous program, at the proofs that Jesus is who He said He is…that He’s God, that He rose from the dead, and is alive today.
August 24, 2022
Why I Believe in the Bible, Part 1
In this program, Chip asks: Is it intellectually feasible to believe that a collection of sixty-six manuscripts, by forty different authors, written in three languages, over a period of fifteen hundred years could actually be the very words of God? If you’ve ever struggled with questions about the authenticity and integrity of the Bible, what Chip shares will be a great encouragement.
August 25, 2022
Why I Believe in the Bible, Part 2
If you’ve ever wondered if the Bible is true – this program is for you. Chip puts the Bible on trial and lays out a case for the authenticity of scripture. He presents evidence that the Bible, as we have it today, IS reliable. And is the true, Word of God - just as meaningful to us, as it was to its first readers.
August 26, 2022
Why I Believe in Life After Death, Part 1
When you breathe your last breath and close your eyes one final time, what happens next? People are fascinated by that question. Is there life after death? Is it just lifeless, nothingness? Or is there evidence to say once we die, we’re actually alive somewhere, somehow, in some other way? Chip gives 7 specific evidences for life after death.
August 29, 2022
Why I Believe in Life After Death, Part 2
Do you believe in heaven and hell? Are they specific places or just concepts? Is there any real evidence that points to a literal heaven and a literal hell? Chip explains what the Bible actually teaches about hell. And answers the serious question: How could a loving God send people to hell? Chip brings clarity and helpful insight.
August 30, 2022
Why I Believe in Creation, Part 1
Did you know that some of the most severe critics of evolution are not Christians, not creationists, but leading scholars…non-believing, scholars who say the scientific evidence simply doesn’t support evolution? Chip explains that the premise that science and faith are mutually exclusive is patently false!
August 31, 2022
Why I Believe in Creation, Part 2
Creation versus evolution: the never-ending debate, right? So many want us to believe that science and faith are incompatible. But what if they’re not? What if science actually supports faith and what if faith actually informs science? Chip provides helpful insight to the current debate, in a time when the disagreements are more intense than ever.
September 1, 2022
Why I Believe in the God of the Bible, Part 1
Have you ever been told, “All roads lead to heaven”? Or had someone tell you, “As long as you’re SINCERE about what you believe, it doesn’t really matter WHAT you believe”? If you hold to one of those positions or you’d like some insight about how to respond to those viewpoints, what Chip has to share will be super helpful.
September 2, 2022
Why I Believe in the God of the Bible, Part 2
Chip explains why it’s intellectually honest to believe that the God of the Bible is actually the one, true God. As narrow as that may sound, there’s compelling evidence that it’s true and that you can not only confidently believe in God, but explain to others why they don’t have to throw their brains in the trash to believe it too.
Good to Great in God's Eyes
Ten Practices Great Christians have in Common
Are you tired of the status quo Christian life? Do you long for a spiritual breakthrough? Are you looking to go to the next level or get a fresh infusion of faith and spiritual passion? Great Christians live out their faith with purpose. In Mark 10:43, Jesus says, whoever wants to become great among you must - what? You'll explore the idea that there are certain practices available to every believer, at every maturity level, to move us from good to great, in God's Eyes. ACSI approvedShow BroadcastsPurchase
July 21, 2022
Think Great Thoughts, Part 1
If you’re married, you want a great marriage - not just a good one. Right? If you run a business you want to build a great business. Right? Chip begins this series by sharing ten practices that will help take the guess work out of moving from good to great in the eyes of God.
July 22, 2022
Think Great Thoughts, Part 2
If you want to change for the better there are seven key areas that you must cultivate in your thought life. In this message, Chip explains those key areas in a message he calls “Think Great Thoughts.”
August 16, 2022
Develop Great Habits, Part 1
Chip shares an ultra-practical message: how to develop great habits - ones that cultivate grace and produce a life of lasting impact, and deep personal satisfaction. Join Chip and learn how to begin developing great habits!
August 17, 2022
Develop Great Habits, Part 2
Habits are powerful things. They can produce unbelievable pain or lasting blessings. So, how do we develop great habits that cultivate the very best that God wants for us?
July 25, 2022
Read Great Books, Part 1
It’s true - you are what you eat. Both in your body and your mind. What you feed your mind and soul will determine your spiritual health. If you want to experience a fresh spiritual vitality and begin to see lasting life change, join Chip for the first of six advantages of reading great books.
July 26, 2022
Read Great Books, Part 2
It’s true - you are what you eat. Both in your body and your mind. What you feed your mind and soul will determine your spiritual health. If you want to experience a fresh spiritual vitality and begin to see lasting life change, join Chip as he finishes up the six advantages of reading great books.
July 27, 2022
Pursue Great People, Part 1
Relationships are a powerful tool to build character and determine personal direction. If you long to make an impact in this world there are some key relationships you’ll want to pursue. Chip talks about how to discover and develop those type of important relationships.
July 28, 2022
Pursue Great People, Part 2
The road to greatness is not walked alone. In fact, greatness is never achieved in a vacuum. It is forged in community. Chip shares how you can build relationships that bring out the best in you and bless those around you.
July 29, 2022
Dream Great Dreams, Part 1
God is looking for ordinary people to do extraordinary things for Him. Do you believe that? It’s true. But in order to move this from your head to your heart, you need to take one very important step. Chip reveals what that step is. Don’t miss it!
August 1, 2022
Dream Great Dreams, Part 2
Would you like to rekindle your dreams? Your dreams of doing something great? Chip lays out bite-sized ways to begin re-igniting dreams for your life, marriage, children, career, and ministry.
August 2, 2022
Pray Great Prayers, Part 1
Did you know there’s a secret weapon God has instructed us to use on our journey of faith to protect us and provide us with power when we get discouraged? It’s called prayer. And if you want to be great in God’s eyes, you need to know how to pray great prayers.
August 3, 2022
Pray Great Prayers, Part 2
What kind of faith does it take to ask for the improbable, expect the impossible, and receive the unthinkable? It’s a faith that God has promised to give you. In this message, Chip tells how to take hold of it!
August 4, 2022
Take Great Risks, Part 1
Did you ever wonder why God uses some people more than others? What is God looking for in you and me so that He can greatly use us? Chip tackles this question and the answer, from scripture, just may surprise you!
August 5, 2022
Take Great Risks, Part 2
How do ordinary people become great risk takers for the glory of God? Chip reveals three keys to taking great risks for God.
August 8, 2022
Make Great Sacrifices, Part 1
Chip continues this series with a topic that most of us rarely think about. And yet, it is one of the most important keys to cultivating an intimate walk with God. Join Chip as he shares how making great sacrifices is the gateway to greatness with God.
August 9, 2022
Make Great Sacrifices, Part 2
Want to become great in God’s eyes? In this message, you’ll learn why sacrifice and greatness go hand in hand.
August 10, 2022
Enjoy Great Moments, Part 1
If you’ve ever felt guilty about enjoying life, or relaxing, Chip says you need to lighten up! In fact, one of the keys to developing a dynamic, full, spiritual life is to enjoy the blessings that God has brought your way!
August 11, 2022
Enjoy Great Moments, Part 2
True or False - Enjoying life is a reward for getting everything done that God has called me to do. Chip shares that if you want to become a great Christian in God’s eyes you need to know what He thinks about fun, relaxation, and enjoying the pleasures of life.
August 12, 2022
Empower Great People, Part 1
Chip answers the question: “Who is the greatest?” It may be surprising to learn that scripture actually advocates pursuing greatness. But as you’ll hear, desiring greatness is something that will help you go from good to great in God’s eyes
August 15, 2022
Empower Great People, Part 2
Great Christians throughout history have left an indelible mark by doing three things. These three things are the keys to leaving your own legacy that lasts forever. Chip explains what those three keys are and how to begin putting them into action in the next 24 hours.