5-Minute Program Archive: May 2015

God Means It

Our problems and trials are not random, but have meaning because God’s purposes are for our good and for the salvation of others.

  • May 1, 2015
  • #8610

Lauren Hill

Listen to the story of Lauren Hill, a courageous young woman who battled brain cancer with her hope set on Jesus.

  • May 4, 2015
  • #8611

Suicide and Our Inheritance

If a true Christian commits suicide, he does not lose his salvation, but he may end up losing a portion of his heavenly inheritance.

  • May 5, 2015
  • #8612

The Hope Tree

Many people pin their hopes on earthly dreams and goals. The cross of Christ is the source of everlasting hope, which does not disappoint.

  • May 6, 2015
  • #8613

National Day of Prayer

Why should we pray and not give up, since God is in charge and will do what He wills anyway?  

  • May 7, 2015
  • #8614

Studying God's Word

What is the Bible to you? For Joni, the Bible is much more than her how-to manual. It is her meat and drink. 

  • May 8, 2015
  • #8615

Sentimentality and Jesus

Do we "sugar-coat" our Almighty Lord and Savior? So often we are presented images of Jesus as meek, mild, sweet, almost ethereal. 

  • May 11, 2015
  • #8616

God's Big on Blessings

God wants to bless us because it delights Him, it brings Him pleasure and it is the reflection of His Heart.

  • May 12, 2015
  • #8617

The Sketches I Love

Rather than remove our painful situations, God, in his love uses them to refine and improve us ...

  • May 13, 2015
  • #8618

The Apple of Your Eye

We are the apple of God's eye, always under His care and protection.

  • May 14, 2015
  • #8619

The Tunnel Beggar

Mahesh lived in a filthy tunnel for years, until an Indian missionary shared the Gospel, a new wheelchair, and restoration to society.

  • May 15, 2015
  • #74047

A Simple Way to Share

How can someone who is disabled be so joyful? Listen to Joni speak about how she uses her disability to witness to others.

  • May 18, 2015
  • #8621

Acts 14

It's hard to see our loved ones endure painful trials. But according to Scripture, life is supposed to be full of suffering and difficulties. 

  • May 19, 2015
  • #8622

Think About Heaven

Earthly joys and pleasure can never completely satisfy. They are meant to encourage us on our way to the place of real joy: heaven. 

  • May 20, 2015
  • #7053

A Mark of Ownership

I see the scars on my body as signs of God’s ownership of my life, enabling me to share in the fellowship of His suffering.

  • May 21, 2015
  • #8624

Dancing with Ken

We cannot plan or orchestrate pleasure. The best, most pure pleasure and joy comes unexpectedly ...

  • May 22, 2015
  • #8625

O Breath of LIfe

How can we do the things we ought to do, when we have no heartfelt desire to do them?

  • May 25, 2015
  • #8626

I've Received Triple Back

The one thing better than a complete healing of the body is to be blessed spiritually, to continually lean on the Lord for every need.

  • May 26, 2015
  • #8627

The Limp

They say “old habits die hard” but if we’ve been freed from the power of sin, how can we give up those hard-to-beat habits? 

  • May 27, 2015
  • #8628

Bearing Scars

We all bear scars and each one has a story behind it. Jesus Christ also bears scars, which testify of His great love for us.

  • May 28, 2015
  • #8629

The Renter

God delights in blessing us when we reflect His attributes, when we choose to act the way Jesus would.

  • May 29, 2015
  • #8630
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