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A collection of podcast by the team at CGN, as well as pastors and leaders from the Calvary Chapel family. For more great podcasts, Check out our podcast network CGN Media.

CGN Mission & Methods

The official podcast of the Calvary Global Network (CGN). The podcast features discussions on theology and ministry practice related to three foundational aspects of Great Commission work: gospel proclamation, disciple making, and church planting.

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The Word For Today, With Pastor Chuck

The Word For Today is the publishing and broadcast ministry of the late pastor Chuck Smith, founder of the Calvary Chapel movement.

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Things That Matter

A weekly Religion, Spirituality and Christianity podcast featuring Brian Brodersen

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The GoodLion Podcast

Aaron Salvato and Brian Higgins (founders of CGN’s podcast network) are here to talk about Jesus, faith, and the Christian Life. A show filled with powerful interviews, fascinating theological deep-dives, and a never ending stream of questions, there’s always something to discover on The Good Lion Podcast.

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CGN: Leading

Leaders from all across Calvary Global Network share insights, perspectives, and best practices.

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Cultivate Church Planting

Are you ready to answer the call of church planting and bring the hope of the Gospel to communities around the world? Tune in to the to hear host Brian Kelly dive deep with wise and experienced church planters. Our goal is to provide guidance, inspiration and support on your journey to plant a church!

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Leadership Collective Podcast

The Leadership Collective podcast is a roundtable discussion with seasoned pastors, focusing on the nuts and bolts issues of ministry. Each month, we tackle the common challenges that leaders face and discover the practical lessons they’ve learned along the way.

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When She Leads

When She Leads is a podcast for women in ministry hosted by Brenda Leavenworth, Jody Ponce, Rosemary Cady, and Kelly Bell, each bringing their collective experiences, research, victories, and failures to consider and discuss a range of topics from a biblical and practical perspective.

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Living Grace

Cheryl Brodersen interviews different women to discuss their lives, ministries, and testimonies of God’s Living Grace.

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Jesus Famous

A Series of conversations with Nate Holdridge discussing ways in which we can see Jesus famous in our lives.

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Expositors Collective

Interviews and messages designed to help you understand, apply and teach the Bible with power and clarity to this generation.

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Strength for Today’s Pastor

Practical Encouragement and Help for Senior or Lead Pastors. Interviews with seasoned and tried pastoral leaders re: subjects that will edify current senior/lead pastors of churches.

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  • WSL Conference 2022 - Faith Wake and Sara Holliday - Times of Refreshing: Women in Worship
    on June 1, 2023 at 7:00 pm

    In this episode, we are sharing content from the Breaking New Ground live event from October 2022. This episode was from a breakout session hosted by Faith Wake and Sara Holliday on "Times of Refreshing: Women in Worship." We pray […]

  • Classic Episode - Managing Growth through Systems & Structures | Daniel Fusco & Miles DeBenedictis
    on June 1, 2023 at 7:00 pm

    Rob Salvato and Ted Leavenworth are joined by Miles DeBenedictis (Cross Connection Church) and Daniel Fusco (Crossroads Community Church) for a conversation on creating, adopting, and reforming systems and structures in our churches. […]

  • Revelation 17:8-18 The Fall of Babylon Part 1
    on June 1, 2023 at 1:56 pm

    In this episode: Babylon, historic fall, Seven heads, seven mountains, the woman, whore of Babylon, false religion. Rome, the beast, ten horns, ten kings, the Lamb, King of Kings, Hugh Latimer, God's judgement on Babylon. Become a […]

  • With All Your Might: Exploring Biblical Teaching about Diligence, Hard Work, Sabbath, and Sloth
    on June 1, 2023 at 8:38 am

    Have we over-emphasized the value of rest and Sabbath to the neglect of the biblical teaching on diligence and hard work? On this episode, Nick Cady is joined by Tyler Fuss and Mike Neglia to discuss what the Bible has to say about […]

  • A Roundtable On Fatherhood
    on May 31, 2023 at 7:00 am

    As Father's Day approaches the corner, Nate has a roundtable discussion with some fathers of Calvary Monterey. Nate and guys discuss some parenting methods, practical ways of fathering, and insights to everyday life. We hope this […]

  • Is Evangelism Dead? with Tyler Jones
    on May 31, 2023 at 1:56 am

    Welcome to the STOKE IT UP podcast. A podcast, encouraging you in your journey with God. One of the things the Lord wants us all to do is to shine light into the darkness. And it’s something we want to do. Yet it can be a real […]

  • Learning From Jesus: The Wisdom Warrior (Michael Bowles) - A Biblical Motif Revealing The Savior Who Models Courage & Grace, Overcoming His Enemies with Wisdom, Love, & Non-Violent Resistance
    on May 30, 2023 at 12:13 pm

    Michael Bowles returns with fresh insight on the ancient motif of the wisdom warrior. As Aaron and Michael discuss, Michael traces the wisdom warrior path embodied by exilic prophets like Jeremiah and Daniel who navigated Babylonian […]

  • Preaching and Planting - Brian Kelly, Nick Cady and Mike Neglia
    on May 30, 2023 at 7:15 am

    In this episode of Expositors Collective, Mike Neglia and Nick Cady are interviewed by Brian Kelly (Host of the Cultivate Church Planting Podcast) to discuss the crucial role of expositional Bible teaching in church planting. With […]

  • Donaldina Cameron, Part 3
    on May 30, 2023 at 7:00 am

    At 920 Sacramento Street in San Francisco stands the Donaldina Mackenzie Cameron Mission House. For forty years this establishment was run by the courageous, compassionate, and captivating Donaldina Cameron. In her time at the home, […]

  • Jordan Silva - Unconventional Church Planting
    on May 26, 2023 at 2:30 pm

    Our guest this week is Jordan Silva. Jordan and his wife Jenny are serving as missionaries to Kosovo with their sons Nyle (5), and Cassian (1). God first drew us into international missions in 2012, and we have served short and […]

  • The Feast of Shavuot Pentecost
    on May 26, 2023 at 1:09 pm

    This message explores the Jewish background to the feast of Pentecost. What was really happening in Acts chapter 2 when the Spirit descended on the Church? A fascinating study that will give so much depth to reading Acts 2. Not to be […]

  • The First Gospel: Why Genesis 3 is Key to Understanding the Entire Bible - with Mitch Chase
    on May 25, 2023 at 9:04 am

    Mitchell Chase (PhD) is the Associate Professor of Biblical Studies at Southern Baptist Theological Seminary in Louisville, Kentucky. He also serves as Preaching Pastor at Kosmosdale Baptist Church. Mitch has written several articles […]

  • How to Watch "Peter Pan & Wendy" (As A Christian)
    on May 24, 2023 at 9:09 pm

    Peter Pan has been in the public consciousness for 100 years. There have been many adaptions over the generations, some better than others. How does Disney's latest live action remake stack up to the rest? We talk about whether the […]

  • Wayne Taylor: Continuing the Harvest - Calvary Chapel, Evangelism & Church Planting
    on May 24, 2023 at 8:59 am

    Wayne Taylor is the founding pastor of Calvary Fellowship in Seattle, Washington. As part of the first generation of Calvary Chapel pastors, Wayne has been in pastoral ministry for over 40 years, during which time he was involved in […]

  • Fiction pointing to Christ
    on May 23, 2023 at 12:53 pm

    Today I talk with Elijah Buchan, author of some amazing fiction that he has used very well to point readers toward the Lord. Elijah's "Kingdom" series is set in a fantastic realm on another world, and reminds me of a blend of some of […]

  • Is It Possible To Be Too Vulnerable In The Pulpit? - Josh White
    on May 23, 2023 at 7:15 am

    Josh White, pastor of Door of Hope church in Portland, Oregon, speaks with Mike about the necessity of being honest with ourselves and honest about ourselves as we preach the gospel. They speak about the importance of confession, […]

  • Donaldina Cameron, Part 2
    on May 23, 2023 at 7:00 am

    At 920 Sacramento Street in San Francisco stands the Donaldina Mackenzie Cameron Mission House. For forty years this establishment was run by the courageous, compassionate, and captivating Donaldina Cameron. In her time at the home, […]

  • Revelation 17:1-7 The Woman who Rides the Beast
    on May 22, 2023 at 4:37 pm

    In this episode: Babylon the great, The woman, the beast, Rome, reformation, ecumenism, antichrist, Euphrates, Nimrod, harlot, fall of Babylon, abominations, golden cup, name on her forehead, blood of the saints. Become a supporter […]

  • Battling Intrusive Thoughts (Aaron & Brian) - Strategies for the Christian to resist and overcome thoughts of doubt, discouragement, & fear and re-center on Christ.
    on May 22, 2023 at 11:18 am

    Struggling with Intrusive Thoughts and Doubts? You're not alone. Most Christians experience doubt from time to time, but for some the struggle with intrusive thoughts that breed uncertainty can become all-consuming. In this episode, […]

  • S5.E7 - Entitlement
    on May 22, 2023 at 10:00 am

    Video Block Double-click here to add a video by URL or embed code. Learn more 📒 Show Notes and Resources 📒 Leadership Lesson | Entitlement by Robin Shelley Pastor Robin Shelley is Associate Pastor here at […]