A fire extinguisher certainly comes in handy when a fire breaks out, doesn’t it! We are studying the fire extinguishers that God has provided for us when we go through a fire in life. Believe meif you are in the fire today, this is a Bible Study that you don’t want to miss. Welcome to Refined- Finding Joy in the Midst of the Fire. This is Carol McLeod and you are listening to Defiant Joy Radio.
Today I am going to tell you a fascinating story about awareness of the goodness of God in spite of the reality of suffering and pain. Perhaps it is the stories of men and women who have gone before us that speak most loudly of the goodness that is found only in God. Welcome to Refined – Finding Joy in the Midst of the Fire. This is your host and your friend, Carol McLeod.
One of the most difficult questions that we face in life is this one, “God if you are so good, then why is there suffering in the world?” I am going to attempt to answer this question today from a Biblical perspective. I hope that today’s program will bring you comfort and encouragement. This is Bible Teacher and author, Carol McLeod, as we continue our study, “Refined – Finding Joy In the Midst of the Fire”.
Before another moment or day goes by I want you to know who God is! I want you to know “For sure and for certain” what the character of God is. He loves you greatly and only has good plans for your life! God is rich in joy, goodness, strength, love, forgiveness, grace and patience! This is Carol McLeod and I want to thank you for tuning into Defiant Joy! Radio.
Do you find yourself stuck in lifestyle patterns that are contrary to the word of God? We can find ourselves aimlessly wandering around in the darkness rather than following the path of purpose that God has for us. There is a way that you can leave addiction, bitterness, anger, and depression behind! This is Carol McLeod and we are going back into the book of Ephesians today. Welcome to Defiant Joy! Radio.
God never does anything by accident! You were created on purpose, with purpose, and for a purpose! If you can hear my voice, you were created for TODAY! God determined your appointed time and it is now! Welcome to Defiant Joy! Radio. This is Carol McLeod and I know for sure and for certain that God has you alive today for His purposes … there is no doubt about it!
What if I told you that I know how to secure the blessings of God? I DO! The blessings of God come to us when we walk in obedience to the Word of God and when we seek the Lord with all of our hearts! There is no better news that I could possibly give you today friends! This is your host Carol McLeod, thank you for tuning into the Charisma Podcast Network for A Jolt of Joy!
Thank you for joining me on A Jolt of Joy! Have you ever asked yourself these questions? How do we know the Bible is true? What does the Bible mean to us and why is it important to read? Is the Bible relevant for my life now? The Bible is the Word of God and it truly has the power to transform your heart, soul, and mind! This is Carol McLeod, you are tuned into the Charisma Podcast Network and I am certain of the life-changing power of the Word of God!
Welcome to Defiant Joy! Radio. This is your host, Carol McLeod. My friends, I know from personal experience as well as those that have gone before us in scripture … the Word of God changes lives! When we encounter the truth of who Jesus is, we are transformed! So, we are taking the time to discover the truth and facts in the Word of God. Join me as we add another brick to the foundation we are building For Sure and For Certain!
Can we know “for sure and for certain” that Jesus Christ was raised from the dead? In the court of law you need 2 or 3 witnesses to confirm a story for the evidence to be accepted. The evidence of Jesus’ resurrection was validated by over 500 witnesses! Thank you for joining me today on Defiant Joy! Radio. This is your host, Carol McLeod! Today, you will know For Sure and For Certain that Jesus himself was raised from the dead!
Is there anything we can know for sure and for certain? We are surrounded by “gray” in our culture – those things that are not black and not white. Today we will discover how we know for sure and for certain that Jesus lived! Jesus was in fact a real person! Welcome to Defiant Joy! Radio! This is Carol McLeod and I love studying the truth of scripture with you!
In this new series entitled, “For Sure and for Certain” we will study truths from the Bible that we can absolutely know “for sure and for certain”. We can build our lives upon these truths and have a secure foundation in Christ. Join me as we dig into scripture and discover the truth-telling God with absolutely no doubts! This is Carol McLeod, Welcome to Defiant Joy! Radio.
Welcome to Defiant Joy! Radio. Today as we begin a new series titled “For Sure and For Certain”. Life holds disappointments and inevitable joys. We are all looking for purpose and meaning in life. Regardless of where you are today, I know For Sure and For Certain that the Word of God has never changed. I know that you can discover joy in the presence of the Lord. This is your host, Carol McLeod and I am praying that the Word of God becomes alive to you during this new series!!
Welcome to Defiant Joy! Radio. I believe that this book of Ephesians has the potential to change your life profoundly! I believe the Word of God can change HOW you do life on a daily basis! The Bible will help you to rise up and leave an eternal impact for the Kingdom of God! This is Carol McLeod, your host for Defiant Joy! radio … lean in as we study the last 3 chapters in Ephesians!
Will you choose life? It is NOT too difficult nor out of your reach to live this abundant life! But now God is calling you to that deeper level of obedience. When we give God all of our junk, He gives you life in its fullest measure! This is Carol McLeod, bible teacher and author. Stick around, it is going to be a great day on Defiant Joy! Radio!
Who do you go to when you are in trouble, despair, or stress? Maybe your biggest problem is not having the wisdom needed for your situation. Godly wisdom provides the solution to turn your situation around! How is THAT for some great news! This is Carol McLeod, bible teacher and author. Stick around, it is going to be a great day on Defiant Joy! Radio!
Strength is one mighty gift from the Lord that you will not want to overlook today! The strength we will talk about today is not human strength but it is divine, heavenly, and eternal strength. Do you want to know how to get this strength? This is Carol McLeod, bible teacher and author. Stick around, it is going to be a great day on Defiant Joy! Radio!
Heroes of the faith! We will hear from a few of these heroes that determined to stay at the address of faith despite their trying circumstances. Sarah, Jacob, Joseph, Moses ...... Nothing was going to come between them and their faith! What will you choose? This is Carol McLeod and it is going to be a great day on Defiant Joy radio!
Here we are just in the warm up to the challenge of living an abundant life. We are going to continue our painfully practical application of what Peter instructs us to do to attempt to tap into the extraordinary life that God desires for us! This is Carol McLeod, Bible teacher and author, thank you for joining me today on Defiant Joy radio. Let’s dig in to the unchanging Word of God!
Join Carol today for “Have A Comeback From Your Setback.” She continues her study of Naaman who has been afflicted with leprosy, but puts himself where the power of God is in order to be healed.