On The Neck of Kings - Part 3 - Flip Your FearConnexus Church Audio Podcast add
So is fear always bad? Actually there’s one kind of fear you should have. We’ll look at a powerful scriptural teaching that shows you how flipping your fear can increase your confidence and reduce your worry.
On The Neck Of Kings - Part 2 - Talk To Your SoulConnexus Church Audio Podcast add
What do you do when you start worrying? Is there anyway to quell the anxiety and find peace? Surprisingly there is. Thousands of years ago, the ancients adopted a practice that still works today. This Sunday, Carey will share how to talk to your soul...and settle it down.
BONUS PODCAST - Interview with Jon Gordon with Carey Nieuwhof - On The Neck Of KingsConnexus Church Audio Podcast add
Don't miss this special bonus interview with Jon Gordon and Carey Nieuwhof. In it, Jon shares an incredible example of how to "talk to your soul".
NEW SERIES - On The Neck Of Kings - Part 1 - Worst Case ScenarioConnexus Church Audio Podcast add
So often our fears take us into a worst case scenario. What if I lose my job? What if she leaves me? What if everything falls apart? What if I get an incurable disease and die? Joshua and the nation of Israel discovered that God loves to do what everyone thought was impossible, and in the process they discovered that too often we stress over a battle that’s already been won.
Guardrails - Part 5 - The Heart of the MatterConnexus Church Audio Podcast add
It’s vital to erect guardrails around our hearts because an unguarded heart can overpower our most guarded behaviour.
Guardrails - Part 4 - Money MattersConnexus Church Audio Podcast add
When it comes to our finances, it’s easy to cross the line into the danger zone. That’s why it’s essential to establish guardrails against greed.
Guardrails - Part 3 - Forever YoursConnexus Church Audio Podcast add
Guardrails keep vehicles from straying into dangerous or off limit areas. We need personal guardrails so we don’t stray into areas of life that can harm us or the people we love. If there’s one area in which personal guardrails are most needed but also most resisted, it’s in our relationships.
Guardrails - Part 2 - ProximityConnexus Church Audio Podcast add
Have you ever met someone that later you wish you’d never met? Is there a person you wish your husband, wife, son, or daughter had never met? Sometimes people are our greatest regrets because they influence us to ignore our guardrails and step into the danger zone.
Guardrails - Part 1 - Direct and ProtectConnexus Church Audio Podcast add
Guardrails are designed to keep vehicles from straying into dangerous or off-limit areas. They minimize damage by keeping us in the safety zone. But the highway isn’t the only place we need guardrails.
Your New Default - Part 4 - Blame to ResponsibilityConnexus Church Audio Podcast add
Blame. It damages marriages, destroys partnerships, harms teams and twists relationships. None of us like to get blamed, but somehow most of us still find ways to blame others. Why do we do that? What would life be like if we stopped blaming others? What would it do to your faith, your friendships, your family? How would you get there?
Your New Default - Part 3 - Anger to GratitudeConnexus Church Audio Podcast add
In a world of outrage, it’s easy to be angry. Whether your anger shows up in private, public or whether it’s just something you feel but rarely show, what’s underneath that? We’ll look at where your anger comes from, how to deal with it, and how to replace it with a profound gratitude.
Your New Default - Part 2 - Suspicion to TrustConnexus Church Audio Podcast add
Remember when you were a kid and trusted at a level that seemed, well, childlike? But our trust gets broken. Over time, we become suspicious of people, organizations and even God. What happens to us when suspicion becomes our dominant view? Everything changes when you stop assuming the worst, and start believing the best.
Your New Default - Part 1 - Judgment to GraceConnexus Church Audio Podcast add
It’s so easy to judge others, to think you’re better than others or to think they’re less than you. It’s so easy to look down on other people while giving yourself a break. Why do so many people rush to judgment? This week, we'll look at how people who want to change actually find transformation.
Off the Chain - Part 4 - Baptism SundayConnexus Church Audio Podcast add
What a morning to celebrate how Jesus has changed people’s lives and their choice to follow Him. It’s amazing to see what God is doing. Baptism is also a time for all of us to reflect on the death and resurrection of Jesus, and celebrate the freedom He brings us.
Off The Chain - Part 3 - I'm Free... But Then They...Connexus Church Audio Podcast add
I know that true freedom is found in Jesus, and I know the Holy Spirit wants to remodel my heart so I can live freely, but here’s the problem … people. It seems like relationships can rob us of our freedom when they aren’t going well. Whether it’s our kids or spouse on a bad day, the boss who stresses us out, the person who takes advantage of us, or the person who cuts us off on the road, people have the power to rob us of living in freedom. How do we pursue relationships in a way where we can experience freedom?
Off The Chain - Part Two - My Soul Is Free … But Then I …Connexus Church Audio Podcast add
I know that true freedom is found in Jesus. It’s amazing that He has made a way for us to experience a loving relationship with God. At the same time, I don’t always feel like I’m living in freely in my day to day life - I give into temptation, lose my temper, fall into bad habits, get overwhelmed, etc. How do I experience this freedom as I live my life each day?
Off the Chain - Part 1 - Free TradeConnexus Church Audio Podcast add
We live in a culture where we've never had more options to choose from, but in many ways, we also feel chained down by those same choices. We can feel the pressure that comes from being tied to our job, to a broken relationship, to our past, to our financial situation, to inner battles, etc. No matter how hard we try, why is it so hard to feel free in our daily lives? We'll be talking about what it means to experience real freedom in our souls and lives. What if it really is possible to live free?
Invisible God - Part 6 - When You Talk to GodConnexus Church Audio Podcast add
To wrap up this series, we’ll look at how you can talk with God. From ancient times, people have called this practice prayer. We’ll look at how prayer is different from meditation, what prayer changes, and how prayer can become part of your daily life.
BONUS - With Author John Ortberg - Invisible GodConnexus Church Audio Podcast add
This week Carey gives a BONUS interview with author John Ortberg on spritual formation and hearing from God and his book on connecting with God called "Soul Keeping".
Invisible God - Part 5 - How To Hear From GodConnexus Church Audio Podcast add
So how do you exactly hear from this invisible God? Do you hear voices, or is that just for crazy people? Do you listen to your emotions? Is God...silent? We’ll look at 7 ways God speaks to people today. They might surprise you.