Have you ever noticed that God actually forbids the act of worrying? God doesn't say "try not to worry" or "try to relax a little" he actually says "do not worry". Sometimes I find that almost a little unrealistic. Especially when you have bills to pay and kids to raise, and a house to maintain. How do you not worry? Today Shawn shows us what God says you can do about this very real problem.
What do Beethoven, Bible prophecy, and a jar of Nutella have in common? If you don’t know the answer, you’re going to want to stay tuned because today Shawn shows us how they are all connected.
The second commandment forbids the worship of pictures and statues. There are not too many religions here in the western world that actually worship statues the way that our ancestors did thousands of years ago, but even if we don’t use statues as objects of worship, the practice of idolatry might still be alive and kicking here in the 21st century and it's actually more powerful than ever.
Today Shawn talks about why God insists on exclusivity. Why He demands that you only worship Him. If Christianity has every seemed a little too exclusive for you, then you might want to catch this episode.
Have you ever heard someone say that they are New Testament Christians? They talk as if the Old Testament is irrelevant. The big question is why do they bother to buy Bibles that have both testaments. Today Shawn asks the question, is the Old Testament irrelevant for New Testament Christians?
Artists have been painting pictures of Jesus since the earliest days of the Christian church, but is that actually what Jesus looked like? Today Shawn takes a closer look into the Bible to see what Jesus looks like.
There are seven letters in the book of Revelation that defy all explanation. For the last 2000 years, those letters have been marking the passage of time, predicting exactly what’s going to happen. Today Shawn talks about how in 2000 years those letters have never been wrong.
Hollywood has never been particularly careful about how they portray the stories of the Bible, but in recent years the problem seems to be getting worse. It’s starting to look more like a deliberate attempt to change the stories of the Bible. Today Shawn talks about why he wishes we could bring back Cecil B.
When most of us get into trouble, we want clear direction. We want to know exactly what steps to take next. What if you already have all the advice you need to solve your biggest problems and you just haven’t noticed because you don’t know what the real problem is. Today Shawn shows you where to look for your solutions to your biggest problems.
As delightful as parenting is, there’s still something really unfair about the whole situation. Join Shawn today as he talks about The Pain of Parenthood.
Today Shawn continues his series on reading through the book of Revelation. So grab your Bible and follow along as we look at one of the biggest concepts in the whole book of Revelation, the Alpha and the Omega.
Can you really understand the book of Revelation? Join Shawn as he continues reading verse by verse through the book of Revelation and helps us to understand prophecy in it.
Millions of people have given up hope that they are ever going to find true love. Is it possible that they are looking for love in all the wrong places? Today Shawn shows us what can be done to restore the kind of marital bliss that our grandparents used to enjoy.
Today Shawn continues his series on reading through the book of Revelation. So grab your Bible and follow along as he shows us how God's love is the greatest of all.
Do you ever feel like the book of Revelation is off limits? Like It's describing something beyond the grasp of human comprehension? Today Shawn continues his series right where he left off last week. Part way into Revelation Chapter 1.
Do you ever feel like the book of Revelation is off limits? Like It's descirbing something beyond the grasp of human comprehension? Today Shawn challenges that concept as he starts his series on reading through the book of Revelation.
Would your life be any different if death weren't a part of the equation? If you knew that you had unlimited time and resources would that change things? Today Shawn introduces us about a man that had this all figured out and his knowledge didn't change his daily routine one bit.
What is the biggest risk or gamble that you've taken? Was it a new job that took you across the country, or continent? Or maybe a risky investment? Today Shawn talks about a serious risk that you've taken—or at least thought about!
One of the most difficult things to think about as a Christian can be the whole idea that God is going to put you on trial. That at the end of everything, you will have to answer for your life. It is such a scary prospect that some Christians reject the concept altogether. On this program Shawn Boonstra takes an honest look at the judgment with some surprising insights.
Have you ever felt as if you can’t help being “you”? Maybe you don’t like the way you are and feel like there’s nothing you can do about it. Today Shawn Boonstra shares the logical reason for the way you feel.