What the Church is Supposed to Be The Jesus Society

This is Episode 78 of The Jesus Society Podcast, and today’s podcast is something I’ve been thinking about and working on for a very long time. Now, before you listen to today’s episode, I highly encourage you to go back and listen to last week’s episode, which is an episode I did early in 2020, but which I re-released last week because it provides some important background for what I’m going to be talking about today. I think this episode will have more impact if you listen to last week’s episode first. So with that out of the way, the crux of the issue is this: For most of us, when we talk about “the church,” lots of things come to mind. After two thousand years, we’ve all got a lot of history and hangups and baggage wrapped around that word, some of it good, some of it not so good, and some of it that rightfully makes us cringe. A lot of you, like me, have been hurt by church. And that itself creates a fog that’s hard to see through and see pas […]
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  3. Reformation Redux: Faith vs. Works
  4. Dealing with Difficult People
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  6. When Life Overwhelms You
  7. The Lord’s Prayer Part III — Our Father . . . Hallowed Be Your Name
  8. The Lord’s Prayer Part II — The Father Heart of God
  9. The Lord’s Prayer Part I — Teach Us To Pray
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