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Jesus and The 12 Steps

Jesus and The 12 Steps

January 21, 2020

Do Jesus and the 12-Steps belong in the same sentence? Some Christians may say no. But what if God is bigger than any singular recovery process, and the grace of Jesus is better than empty religious rituals? In this episode, Mark Denison shares insights from his new book entitled "Jesus and the 12 Steps." Learn with us about how God is still in the business of setting addicts free, and how He uses the 12-Steps in that journey.

For more info about Mark, and to order his book, visit http://TheresStillHope.org.

Explaining God’s Design for Sex to Your Kids

Explaining God’s Design for Sex to Your Kids

January 14, 2020

God invented sex. On purpose! But how can parents teach their kids about one of the most basic elements of life? This episode unpacks 5 keys teaching points to help parents communicate God's design to their kids. Gain confidence to have rich and meaningful conversations about sex with your kids.

For more help, get a copy of Honest Talk at Books.Bebroken.com

Best of 2019: Lust-Free Living for Men

Best of 2019: Lust-Free Living for Men

January 7, 2020

Originally aired: June 11, 2019

Many men are living lust-FULL lives rather than lust-FREE lives. And so many struggle to fully enter "real recovery" and find the freedom their hearts long for. In this episode we are delighted to have Jay Haug with us to share his story and how his ministry helps men go "all in" with recovery. Learn 4 keys disciplines that can free you from the power of lust! 

Learn more about Jay and his ministry at http://LivingWithoutLust.com

Best of 2019: 6 Hours that Will Transform Your Marriage

Best of 2019: 6 Hours that Will Transform Your Marriage

January 2, 2020

Originally aired: April 23, 2019

What if we told you that it only took 6 hours a week to radically transform and improve your marriage? You might think we were snake oil salesmen, right? Well, solid research from John Gottman actually backs up this claim. This episode unpacks this research and the specific things to do in these magical six hours. 

For more info, get Gottman's book, The Seven Principles for Making Marriage Work, at https://tinyurl.com/y6fqnnos.

Best of 2019: Laurie’s LGBT Journey

Best of 2019: Laurie’s LGBT Journey

December 31, 2019

Originally aired: April 2, 2019

Laurie grew up in the church. Laurie knew what God's Word said about sexuality. But Laurie struggled with sexual feelings that didn't line up neatly with what she saw in the Bible. This episode unpacks her story; it is messy, it is beautiful, it is redemptive, and it is ongoing. No matter where you are on your own journey of sexual questions and struggles, Laurie's story will encourage you to keep pressing into the grace and truth of Jesus. 

For more info on Laurie and her ministry, visit https://www.himhministries.com/

Best of 2019: Struggling to Come Clean and Find Rest

Best of 2019: Struggling to Come Clean and Find Rest

December 26, 2019

Originally aired: July 9, 2019

The starting point of recovery is getting honest about our brokenness and sin. But this isn't an easy thing to do. We need encouragement and a vision for change that helps us come clean and step into the light of recovery. This episode shares thoughts and ideas from many different men how have struggled to come clean and how they have finally entered into the recovery -- AND REST -- they so desperately needed. 

Best of 2019: A 7-Day Challenge for Emotional Growth

Best of 2019: A 7-Day Challenge for Emotional Growth

December 24, 2019

Originally Aired: January 8, 2019

Every man can grow in emotional maturity. But such growth does not occur organically, or without effort. It takes focus, and it matters what you focus on. This episode offers a 7-day challenge for men who want to take seriously their emotional growth.

For a PDF download of the 7-Day Proclamation, go to http://7day-challenge.puresexradio.com.

What Men Need to Know About Female Sexuality

What Men Need to Know About Female Sexuality

December 17, 2019

Many men think women are just too complicated to understand, especially when it comes to sex. But is this necessarily true? In this episode, Jennifer Degler joins us to explain some key basics about female sexuality that might "unlock" the mystery for men. Listen in to gain more understanding for discovering deeper intimacy in your marriage. 

To learn more about Jennifer and her resources for wives, visit JenniferDegler.com

Marriage Advice 101

Marriage Advice 101

December 10, 2019

Co-host: Stephen Cervantes (HopeCounseling.com)

If you're married, you know that relationship is difficult and messy. But we believe marriage is still good and sacred. So, how do you learn and grow in this most vital relationship? This episode is a collection of basic bits of advice to help you love and bond well in your marriage. 

Helpful Resource: 40 Days to Oneness

Support this Ministry: Give.Bebroken.com

Thoughts from a Closed Husband

Thoughts from a Closed Husband

December 3, 2019

Co-host: Stephen Cervantes (HopeCounseling.com)

Nearly every husband we have served over the past 16 years could be described as "closed" emotionally. Much of this is due to past wounds and ignorance. This episode explores the effects of such stunted growth and how to address it for potential healing and better relationships.

Helpful Resource: Emotional Training for Men