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by Cheryl Brodersen - 2 years ago

Living Grace S4 E04: The Prodigal Experience

We have all experienced moments of being led astray from our walks with the Lord, but on this episode of "Living Grace," host Cheryl Brodersen discusses the prodigal experience with mother-daughter duo, Teri Camp and April O’Brien. April shares her testimony of being a prodigal and walking away from her Christian influence at home. As April and Teri share their perspectives in this experience, they both give encourag...

by Cheryl Brodersen - 2 years ago

Living Grace: S4 E03: Forgotten Dreams

God desires to fulfill dreams He has placed on your heart. Host Cheryl Brodersen talks with guest Romy Godding on how God miraculously called, led and fulfilled a calling and dream in Romy’s heart. After receiving the Lord, Romy felt a strong desire to be in ministry and serve as a missionary in England. Enjoy this episode as Romy shares that even through seasons of suffering, God is faithful to walk us through those...

by Cheryl Brodersen - 2 years ago

Living Grace: S4 E02: An Unexpected Open Door

Host Cheryl Brodersen talks with Terri Fischer, who shares how even through a path of suffering, God will open doors that no one can shut. Trials are certainly not planned, but God is faithful to guide us through the often loneliness and pain we feel in trials, especially when it is relational. Terri emphasizes, "Forgiveness doesn’t always mean reconciliation, in fact, it can’t. Sometimes forgiveness means backing of...

by Cheryl Brodersen - 2 years ago

Living Grace: S4 E01: The Birth of Calvary Chapel

We are excited for season four of Living Grace as host Cheryl Brodersen discusses the inception of Calvary Chapel with guests Terri and Sharon Fischer. Sharon has written a book titled, I Remember: The Birth of Calvary Chapel, and the ladies recount the events and stirrings from the Holy Spirit that led to the beginning of the movement and Chuck Smith transitioning as the pastor of Calvary Chapel Costa Mesa. Enjoy de...

by Cheryl Brodersen - 3 years ago

Living Grace S3 E10: Supporting the Next Generation

On this episode of "Living Grace", Cheryl Brodersen and Vicki Bentley, wife of Pastor Ray Bentley of Maranatha Chapel, discuss the importance of encouraging the next generation. As Vicki points out, this generation has reached the highest percentage of depression and suicide rates. They need to be reminded of the hope that is eternal and alive through Jesus Christ. Both Vicki and Cheryl express the need to not impart...

by Cheryl Brodersen - 3 years ago

Living Grace S3 E9: Hope in Hard Situations

On this episode of "Living Grace," Cheryl Brodersen interviews Candice Beckelman, who shares her story of redemption. After accepting the Lord during the hippie movement, Candice began to base her life on Jesus. Through the trial of divorce, Candice realized the importance and power of God’s Word. As she grew in the Lord and relied more and more on Him, she met her husband Bill through ministry. After fasting and pra...

by Cheryl Brodersen - 3 years ago

Living Grace S3 E8: Will You Answer God's Calling?

Is it worth remaining in God’s will, wherever He may lead you? Dianna Kottman, wife of Pastor Matt Kottman, addresses this question on this episode of "Living Grace." Dianna shares how God miraculously led her and Matt from Oregon, to Austria, to the UK, where they have lived for many years, leading Disciples Church (Calvary Chapel Leatherhead). Within the last few years, God began stirring up thoughts of moving on i...

by Cheryl Brodersen - 3 years ago

Living Grace S3 E7: Choosing Trust in Trials

On this episode of Living Grace, we hear from missionary Celeste Yolcom, who has served in Eastern Europe for over 20 years. Celeste's life has been an example of surrender and trust in the Lord. God established her in a ministry to young girls in Siberia and Russia, orchestrated events to meet her husband, Mark, through Calvary Chapel's Missions Conferences, and established them in Kosovo. As their lives continued, ...

by Cheryl Brodersen - 3 years ago

Living Grace S3 E6: Addressing Homosexuality & Gender Identity

On this episode of Living Grace, Cheryl Brodersen discusses homosexual and transgender behaviors with founder of Coming Out Again ministries, Kris Olsen. This is a very present issue in the world today, as so many struggle with gender identity and seek to find their purpose or fulfillment in any way. Kris shares that often with this struggle, as many other issues are, it is a matter of the will and the freedom to mak...

by Cheryl Brodersen - 3 years ago

Living Grace S3 E5: Support for Those with Special Needs Children

On this episode of "Living Grace," Jeanne Willette shares with Cheryl Brodersen about a new ministry called Limitless. This ministry has been created for families with special needs children. Parents oftentimes feel so overwhelmed and alone, since it is hard for people to understand the situation and relate. Jeanne explains that Limitless seeks to provide support, prayer and resources for these families. She emphasiz...