Imagination

Our imaginations can lead us to possibilities and hopes we never expected or to incredible anxiety. How do we allow them to be shaped by God? Brandon enters the world of Calvin and Hobbes one last time to find out. https://media.blubrry.com/legacyumc/p/content.blubrry.com/legacyumc/Imagination.mp3 Podcast: Play in new window | Download Subscribe: Apple Read more…

Children & Parents

Whether or not we have our own children, every Christian has an impact on whether kids or students will follow Jesus. Brandon explores how parents can encourage and respect children as well as how children can honor their parents. https://media.blubrry.com/legacyumc/p/content.blubrry.com/legacyumc/Children_and_Parents.mp3 Podcast: Play in new window | Download Subscribe: Apple Podcasts Read more…

Faith Like a Child

One day, Jesus said you must have faith like a child to enter the kingdom of heaven. What does that mean? Brandon explores the qualities of Calvin and Hobbes that connect with Jesus’ challenge. https://media.blubrry.com/legacyumc/p/content.blubrry.com/legacyumc/Faith_Like_a_Child.mp3 Podcast: Play in new window | Download Subscribe: Apple Podcasts | Android | RSS

Pay Your Taxes and Give

The religious leaders tried to trap Jesus saying something he should not. Brandon explores one of their attempts and the challenge to consider our true, ultimate allegiance. https://media.blubrry.com/legacyumc/p/content.blubrry.com/legacyumc/Pay_Your_Taxes_and_Give.mp3 Podcast: Play in new window | Download Subscribe: Apple Podcasts | Android | RSS

Love Your Enemy

Everyone admires Jesus but we’re called to actually reflect him, live like him in all our actions. Brandon explores Jesus’ incredibly hard challenge to model broad and generous lives even to our enemies. https://media.blubrry.com/legacyumc/p/content.blubrry.com/legacyumc/Love_Your_Enemy.mp3 Podcast: Play in new window | Download Subscribe: Apple Podcasts | Android | RSS

Upside-Down Blessings

There are some things Jesus said we wish he didn’t because our lives would be easier, right? But he did. Brandon explores Jesus challenge to live right-side-up with the words of the Beatitudes. https://media.blubrry.com/legacyumc/p/content.blubrry.com/legacyumc/Upside-Down_Blessings.mp3 Podcast: Play in new window | Download Subscribe: Apple Podcasts | Android | RSS

When the Song Ends

The Psalms end with 6 chapters of praise to God. Kermit invites us to live a lifestyle of praise, no matter what we might be feeling or experiencing in any given moment.  https://media.blubrry.com/legacyumc/p/content.blubrry.com/legacyumc/When_the_Song_Ends.mp3 Podcast: Play in new window | Download Subscribe: Apple Podcasts | Android | RSS

The Defeat of Evil

The final collection of the Psalms looks ahead to the day evil will be conquered through an unlikely power: God’s love. Brandon explores Psalm 107 and how the biblical view of God’s love is much more expansive than a mere feeling of admiration for another. https://media.blubrry.com/legacyumc/p/content.blubrry.com/legacyumc/The_Defeat_of_Evil.mp3 Podcast: Play in new Read more…

Our God Reigns

After the turmoil of book 3, the collection of Psalms in book 4 resets us to fundamental realities about ourselves, the world and God. Brandon explores the most ancient Psalm and its wisdom for how we live our lives each day. https://media.blubrry.com/legacyumc/p/content.blubrry.com/legacyumc/Our_God_Reigns.mp3 Podcast: Play in new window | Download Subscribe: Apple Read more…