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The GoodLion Podcast Network is a collective of Christ-following content makers, dedicated to creating resources to encourage and strengthen the body of Christ in a world that needs to hear the Gospel.

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Does Our Sin Really Separate Us From God? - GoodLion Theology
*The GoodLion PodcastMay 27, 202400:20:3423.54 MB

Does Our Sin Really Separate Us From God? - GoodLion Theology

Welcome to a Q&A episode of the Good Lion Podcast. Today, we're tackling heartfelt inquiries from our listeners about the spiritual implications of sin and separation from God. Does sin really separate us from God, or is it our perception? Join us as we explore these questions through Scripture and ...

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Life of Messiah 13 Luke 2:12-20 Glory to God in the Highest
Theology and Apologetics PodcastJuly 16, 202400:24:4822.71 MB

Life of Messiah 13 Luke 2:12-20 Glory to God in the Highest

In this episode: The baby in Bethlehem, the angels song, Glory to God, incarnation, Fanny Crosby, Glory, Revelation, peace, Shalom, Mary & Joseph, Shepherds, Gloria in Excel...

Speech Impediments, Humble Prayer and Preaching About Money with Will Bassett
Expositors CollectiveJuly 16, 2024x
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00:50:5358.25 MB

Speech Impediments, Humble Prayer and Preaching About Money with Will Bassett

Preaching about money can be hard, preaching with a speech impediment can be harder. In this conversation with Mike, Will Basset from Ridgeway Community Church speaks about...

WSL West Coast Conference 2023 - Kelly Bell - Battling Insecurities in Ministry
When She LeadsJuly 15, 2024x
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00:49:5046.12 MB

WSL West Coast Conference 2023 - Kelly Bell - Battling Insecurities in Ministry

In this episode, we are sharing content from the Equipped for a Purpose live event in Murrieta, California from October 2023. This episode was from a breakout session teach...

Setting Your Heart to Study God's Word with Mike Neglia
Expositors CollectiveJuly 09, 2024x
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00:39:5245.64 MB

Setting Your Heart to Study God's Word with Mike Neglia

In this episode of Expositors Collective, recorded at the "Pizza and Preaching" night in Santa Maria, California, Mike Neglia gave an interactive talk about the e...

Spiritual Formation in the Black Church
the STOKE IT UP podcastJuly 08, 2024x
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00:49:4822.8 MB

Spiritual Formation in the Black Church

Summary The conversation explores the topic of spiritual formation and soul care, particularly in the context of the black church. Dr. Wayne Cooper shares insights from h...

Life of Messiah 12 -Luke 2:1-11 The Announcement to the Shepherds
Theology and Apologetics PodcastJuly 03, 202400:40:3437.15 MB

Life of Messiah 12 -Luke 2:1-11 The Announcement to the Shepherds

In this episode: Augustus, Emperor, Bethlehem, Shepherds, Tower, Migdal Eder, Tower of flocks, Genesis 35 connection, Mishnah, Temple Lambs, Angel of the Lord, saviour, Good...

WSL West Coast Conference 2023 - Grace Warholic - The Purpose and Priority of Theology
When She LeadsJuly 02, 2024x
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01:04:1359.43 MB

WSL West Coast Conference 2023 - Grace Warholic - The Purpose and Priority of Theology

In this episode, we are sharing content from the Equipped for a Purpose live event in Murrieta, California from October 2023. This episode was from a breakout session teach...

Preaching Proverbs with Craig Babcock
Expositors CollectiveJuly 02, 2024x
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01:00:0268.72 MB

Preaching Proverbs with Craig Babcock

In the 335th episode of Expositors Collective, Mike sits down with Pastor Craig Babcock to discuss the unique challenges and opportunities of preaching through the book of ...

215. Why Is My Life So Difficult? Jesus Doesn’t Seem To Help Me.
Making Disciples with Cris RogersJune 30, 2024
214
28:0751.5 MB

215. Why Is My Life So Difficult? Jesus Doesn’t Seem To Help Me.

215. Why Is My Life So Difficult? Jesus Doesn’t Seem To Help Me. Life so often feels like it’s such hard work and then we become a Christian and wonder why it doesn’t get mu...

Grief After Loss
Better DaysJune 26, 2024x
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00:24:4317.05 MB

Grief After Loss

When we lose someone in our life we feel deep grief. How do we process grief after loss? In this week's episode, I have a conversation with Jason Caine and Stephanie Caine a...

Partnering With the Spirit to Bring Out What the Text Is Really Saying
Expositors CollectiveJune 25, 2024x
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00:58:1353.31 MB

Partnering With the Spirit to Bring Out What the Text Is Really Saying

Sam McCabe, a singer-songwriter and worship leader from Houston, Texas, speaks with Mike about quarterly preaching, and the pitfalls and opportunities that are available to...

Collaborative Culture - Part 2 | Daniel Fusco & Zach Vestnys
Leadership Collective PodcastJune 24, 2024x
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00:35:5333.21 MB

Collaborative Culture - Part 2 | Daniel Fusco & Zach Vestnys

Rob Salvato is joined by Daniel Fusco (Crossroads Community Church) and Zach Vestnys (Calvary Petaluma) to talk through building a flourishing culture of partnership and co...

Prioritizing New Believer Follow-Up
the STOKE IT UP podcastJune 24, 2024x
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00:37:0116.95 MB

Prioritizing New Believer Follow-Up

Summary In this conversation, Alan Stoddard and Kenneth Priest discuss the lack of discipleship for new believers in churches. They highlight the need for a strategy and ...

214. TheTruth In True Crime with Jim Warner Wallace Part 2
Making Disciples with Cris RogersJune 23, 2024
213
33:5262.02 MB

214. TheTruth In True Crime with Jim Warner Wallace Part 2

214. The Truth In True Crime with Jim Warner Wallace Part 2 Jim Warner Wallace is an American homicide detective and Christian apologist. Giving so much of his life to Cold ...

Suffering Changes Us
Better DaysJune 19, 2024x
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00:22:1915.39 MB

Suffering Changes Us

Suffering changes us. Most people who have walked through moments of suffering in life will tell you two truths they reflect on: (1) they would never wish those circumstance...

Preaching Matthew, Using Commentaries Well and Collaborative Preparation
Expositors CollectiveJune 18, 2024x
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00:40:1045.97 MB

Preaching Matthew, Using Commentaries Well and Collaborative Preparation

3/5 of the Expositors Collective leadership team take a break from filming their video course to chat about teaching through the Gospel of Matthew. Nick and Mike are teachi...

WSL West Coast Conference 2023 - Krista Fox - The Church's Response to Depression and Suicide
When She LeadsJune 17, 2024x
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00:34:3732.04 MB

WSL West Coast Conference 2023 - Krista Fox - The Church's Response to Depression and Suicide

In this episode, we are sharing content from the Equipped for a Purpose live event in Murrieta, California from October 2023. This episode was from a breakout session teach...

213. Evidence for Christianity with Jim Warner Wallace
Making Disciples with Cris RogersJune 16, 2024
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29:3054.05 MB

213. Evidence for Christianity with Jim Warner Wallace

213. Evidence for Christianity with Jim Warner Wallace Jim Warner Wallace is an American homicide detective and Christian apologist. Giving so much of his life to Cold Case ...

Life of Messiah 11 - Luke 2:1-7 The Birth of Messiah
Theology and Apologetics PodcastJune 14, 202400:42:1838.73 MB

Life of Messiah 11 - Luke 2:1-7 The Birth of Messiah

In this episode: Augustus, Caesar, Brutus, Octavius, Roman History, Gospel reliability, Battle of Philippi, Cleopatra, Egypt, Mark Antony, Divine Caesar, Mary and Joseph, Be...

Life of Messiah 11 - Luke 2:1-7 The Birth of Messiah
Theology and Apologetics PodcastJune 13, 202400:00:005.43 KB

Life of Messiah 11 - Luke 2:1-7 The Birth of Messiah

In this episode: Birth of Jesus, Virgin Birth, Augustus, historicity, Bethlehem, what is Jesus had never been born. Become a supporter and get unlimited questions turned int...

A Biblical Theology of Spiritual Growth, & Creating a Discipleship Pathway - with John Whittaker
Theology for the PeopleJune 12, 2024x
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00:59:1754.87 MB

A Biblical Theology of Spiritual Growth, & Creating a Discipleship Pathway - with John Whittaker

What is a discipleship pathway, and how do you go about creating one? What is the process by which people grow spiritually, and how do we help them do that? Dr. John Whit...

How to Be a Good Guest Speaker, How Much You Should Tell Your Kids About Church Drama and So Much More!
Expositors CollectiveJune 11, 2024x
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00:48:3355.58 MB

How to Be a Good Guest Speaker, How Much You Should Tell Your Kids About Church Drama and So Much More!

Dr Philip Nation's work has included roles as a Bible publisher, revitalizing established churches as a pastor, working with non-profit organizations, curriculum publis...

Finding Joy In Suffering
Better DaysJune 11, 2024x
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00:22:0215.2 MB

Finding Joy In Suffering

The intersection between joy and suffering is hard to process. Hearing someone talk about joy in the midst of suffering can feel deeply conflicting. How are we supposed to f...

The role of small group ministry and spiritual formation
the STOKE IT UP podcastJune 11, 2024x
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00:36:2016.64 MB

The role of small group ministry and spiritual formation

Summary The conversation explores the state of small group life in churches, the decline in commitment to small groups, the impact of COVID-19 on small group engagement, ...

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Deep and wide

It’s amazing how much quality content can be put into an episode. Great resource.

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Grateful

So thankful for Pastor Ed and Pastor Bob. I never come away from listening to an episode without some new insight to apply in life.

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Great info for every denomination

The history of the church is everyone’s history. It shaped culture and the world. No matter Protestant, Roman Catholic, or orthodox- or even if you don’t worship, this podcast has information for you.

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A Blessing for All

I love this podcast! It has been a blessing to me and been so fruitful to hear Ed and Bob speak on real, raw topics.

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The importance of understanding church history

I have totally enjoyed listening to the first 60 or so episodes of The History of the Christian Church. I appreciate all of the hours of study and hours of writing a text so that I can be read during your podcast. I personally enjoy hearing of the challenges, victories and even the failures of the history of the church...

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Equipping For Ministry

As a full time assistant pastor overseeing several ministries, I have been so blessed and encouraged by Pastor Ed’s teachings, his insights, and his practical wisdom born out of his vast experience in ministry. Coupled with his unique gifts and down to earth communication style, along with Pastor Bob’s years of practic...

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Practical Tools For Ministry

Pastor Ed communicates in such a way that feels like your sitting down, having a cup of coffee, and talking with your pastor about the essentials of ministry. He is blessed with wisdom, taking the issues of life and applying biblical truths to enable the listener grow in the grace of God.

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Honest and Unafraid

I am proud to say that Pastor Ed is my pastor! His frankness and honesty have been used by the Lord to carry me through many things. Miss you brother!