NYC- Pastor Andrew Woodard says; “There is a major embrace of the seeker sensitive movement which is designed to make the church desireable to those who don’t like church. So that means they make churches that don’t love God, churches on their terms not God’s terms.
The video gives you a glimpse into why the social justice system is the Spirit of this age and talks about the Woke Church.
Lisa Burkhardt Worley former MSG- HBO Sportcaster, was living her dream and her career in Sportscasting took off making it to a National Platform then suddenly when the bottom fell out, she blamed God but it’s when she moved to San Antonio Texas, she bagan to have a relationship with Jesus. God had plans for Lisa and that’s when God began to show her that it was about His glorification. Lisa is back on the TV scene with her program “Pop Talk”.
Michael Creange was addicted to pain killers he had injured his back falling when he was working as an elevator mechanic. That led to drugs, losing his wife, child and to face a life in a lonely place of guilt. But Jesus renewed Michael’s life and changed everything!
Moving from a small town in Iowa to Texas was hard for Diane and her family but because of that move, she became the victim of her father’s anger & depression. As time passed she fell into deep depressionand wondered why her father didn’t love her and she sought love. Now enters the Southern Charm Girls and life began to change and through them, she found the love she always hoped for in Jesus, Diane talks about how the depression lifted.
Stacey Paden was addicted to alcohol, she was self medicating from childhood abuse, trauma and making poor decisions starting at the age of 10, she was raped at 11. Her mother sent her to live with her Father & Stepmother and that’s when the abuse began, her stepmother withheld food from her and her father beat her for stealing food. But God did not leave her and gave Stacey a way of knowing who Jesus was and saving her. Beautiful story of resistance and redemption.
God has surely used Alison Duncan when she got the call to come get a baby that was given up for adoption. With fostering in mind she and her husband went to the hospital to help take care of this little boy, but truly God directed their steps all the way through adoption. Beautiful story of faith and knowing that God is in control from a Bible Study Fellowship Teaching Leader from the North Jersey area.
They started their story looking to adopt a child and prayed and Lori continued to look, until one day when she found this little girl from Bulgaria dnd she fell in love at first sight. But the road gets rough, it isn’t easy! Lori tells her story of an adoption ONLY GOD could have put together!
You can read Lori’s book “Surrendered Hearts” for purchase on Amazon
Lindsay Hassell & her husband fostered 2 children and had one of their own, she talks about how the process went and says “If one family of every church in Arkansas would open their homes to a child there would be no more waiting kids.” she contines to tell us that there is hesitation- was it worth risking , because of fear but the joy outshines any fear that we had.
When the Lord put this program on my heart it was in the beginning stages of the 2020-Pandemic, I saw so many people losing hope. But what I really saw was an opportunity to have people testify of the Lord’s great love for them. Each person that you watch brings their experience of Jesus coming into their lives and changing it, you see, Jesus brings hope to the hopeless. My hope is that you will be inspired by these amazing stories and listen to what God has done in their lives! The Power of God is A Mighty Force!
Roger Barrier was called by God at the age of 7 and preached his first sermon @ 13 years old. Roger tells the story of a threat on his life by a man who had 40 rounds of ammunition in his car and a bazooka. The church that he and his wife Julie pastored was large and would get so many threats, he said they could have lived in fear but they did not!
Roger tells a story of an encounter with a woman on the plane that resulted in his sharing the gospel.
Roger tells us that the greatest tragedy of the Christian Church are spiritual children that never grow up.
Moody College student Kayla Palazzo addresses the the topic of Human Trafficking and gives us 5 points of interest that people don’t know about, she speaks about sex trafficking and gives us warning signs of what to look for. Kayla says that as Christ followers we should educate family and friends and fight for the voiceless.
Human Trafficking is a 150 Billion dollar business and is in towns that are right under your nose.
Patty Mason was in the deep darkness of depression her syptoms were screaming at her children, crying, sleeping alot and turning to alcohol. Patty had thoughts of suicide and she looked everywhere for help, calling doctors looking for a quick fix over her mentality she sought every earthly option and they failed, so thats when she asked God to end her life, the darkness was that thick. Great story of how after a desparate prayer to Jesus, led her to a way of healing. Her story was featured on the 700 Club
October 17, 1979, Cannon Dee’s world turned upside down when his mother who was out shopping came home to discover a man broke into their home and she was murdered. Cannon’s journey from unforgiveness to forgiving wasn’t easy, but when Jesus came into his life, everythng changed, he changed and so did his unforgiveness. Listen to this story of how one man though facing difficulties has now become a changed man. #thecallwithnancysabato #forgivingtheunforgivable #CannonDees
People are divided now, how can a believer of Jesus stand firm in their faith? Pastor Michael Jakes talks about satan can oppress you and how to use songs and psalms to change your focus to praising God, saying Depression keeps you down so you can’t see the top or way out, which gives satan a foothold in your life, resulting in oppression. We must be submissive and surrender to what the Lord is going to do in us. Michael refers to Ephesians 6 where we must put the full armour of God on to thwart the devil’s schemes. for more information On Pastor Jakes and his book ” The Lights In The Window” go to : https://www.thatstheword.org ——————————————– #thecallwithnancysabato #PastorMichaelJakes. #spiritualwarfare Watch faith stories on The Call with Nancy Sabato: Website: https://thecallwithnancysabato.com YouTube channel http://www.youtube.com/c/ChristianWriterChristianWriter
Mary Southerland of Girlfriends in God, talks about finding Jesus as a teen, marrying a Pastor and doing all the things she could in church to prove her worth, but little did she know God was going to shut her down and she sat at the bottom of a pit of clinical depression. That’s when God stripped everything away that was not of Him. Mary wrote a book called “Sandpaper People-Dealing with the ones who rub you the wrong way”. “We all have them, says Mary and they are coming for the holidays. Mary talks about how to love them as they are. Great interview with lots of laughs! Mary Southerland Website: http://www.marysoutherland.com Facebook: email@example.com Twitter: firstname.lastname@example.org Instagram: journeyfriend Shopify: email@example.com ———————————— #TheCallwithNancySabato #MarySoutherland #GirlfriendsinGod #encouragingstories Watch faith stories on The call with Nancy Sabato: Website: https://thecallwithnancysabato.com YouTube channel http://www.youtube.com/c/ChristianWriterChristianWriter
Addiction was Neil’s story for many years, through a basketball injury Neil began his journey depending on drugs, letting down his wife and children through heavy drug use and credit card debt. Until one day, he tried to take his own life. He tried Dr’s, meetings, and all kinds of things and nothing was working, until one day he got arrested, thrown in jail and had to attend Renewal Ranch in Arkansas. When he was there, he tells us he was carrying his binder and out of that fell a Scripture Jeremiah 33:3 “Call to me and I will answer you and tell you great and unsearchable things you do not know” That’s when everything came crashing down on him of all the things he had done and he prayed, I can’t do this anymore. Amazing story of falling in the pit and rising up with Christ. #TheCallwithNancySabato #faithoverfear #encouragingstories thecallwithnancysabato.com