Greg continues on the topic of "Where is God in the Floods of Life?" Follow along in 2 Corinthians 4:8-18. We are given the HOPE God provides through the traumatic events in our lives. Greg shares 5 lessons we can learn from the floods that change our lives.
This week on HOPE is Here Greg talks about the floods that come along in our life. These floods can come in many different forms and cause devastating effects. But where is God in all of it? Has he forsaken you? Is He helping? Let's look at what the Bible says about it.
Please welcome HOPE is Here's first Alpha Prison Ministries Spotlight, Kevin Johnson. Kevin has had to fight a lot of demons to get to where he is today. Feeling abandoned and coping with deaths of his parents eventually led Kevin to a $1,000 a day heroin addiction. He had reached the point of suicide when God stepped in and answered his prayer of help. Listen to his story today or read his story and listen to more interviews from those of the Alpha Prison Ministries online at https://www.hopeisheretoday.org/alpha .
Greg continues on the topic of "Goodness is Godliness." He talks about how Goodness is doing the right things for the right reason, and Jesus' demonstrated on how temptation can keep us from goodness. Tune in to tomorrow's show as Greg shares 4 ways to display goodness.
Today Greg interviews Christy Neal about her new book, "Don't Ever Tell: A Message of Hope, Healing, and Redemption After Adultery." She shares her story of adultery where she was the adulterer, not her husband. She had to find forgiveness of the shame she brought to her family without the help of the church and without losing her faith. She offers some great advice to those in the same situation.
Greg wraps up the week on the topic of Joy. Continuing from yesterday, below are ways that can help you not just find JOY, but HAVE Joy: 1. Evaluate the way you look at trials in your life 2. Do not be surprised by trials and tribulations that may occur in your life 3. Trials develop our spiritual muscles 4. In our weaknesses, there is God's strength to lean on 5. God allows trials to show us true joy and allows us to use it to be a blessing to someone else
Greg continues on one of the Fruits of the Spirit, PEACE. Taken from Matthew 4:35-41, you may recall the story of Jesus sleeping on the boat during a storm. We learn from that scripture that Jesus has the ability to calm the storm.
Greg wraps up his conversation with Lee Faust on the next Xtreme Character Challenge where nearly a hundred men from all over the world come together to get fit not only physically, but spiritually. This year's program is scheduled for March 11-14, 2021 at the Red River Gorge. Watch a video of what to expect at this event > https://youtu.be/mRbDoe7K7K4