When you find yourself loving Jesus but hating life, rest assured you are in good company. Many men and women before you have found themselves in the same position. This life is filled with dark valleys, and most of us are just looking for an immediate way out of the valley we’re in. You may have been told the fix to the darkness of depression and sadness is either more prayer or more pills, more church or more counseling, more truth or more therapy. But what if the solution is not an “either-or?” Join us today for an honest, hard look at depression, sadness, scriptural truth, and the promise that God is your shepherd.
Most of us are unintentional with screens, but tech industry architects intentionally make their content distracting, manipulative, and addictive. Today, our guest will show us how our obsession with screens often takes us—unintentionally—to places we regret. He will reveal the way many apps, games, and videos are designed to entice us to make decisions and form harmful habits that profit the creators at our expense. Learn how to break free through proven biblical practices to reclaim your thought life, make good decisions, and fulfill your God-given mission.
Todd M. Smith is the Founder and Senior Pastor of Crossroads Community Church (lifeatcrossroads.org) in Santa Clarita, California. In 2006, Todd planted Crossroads as a non-denominational, Bible-teaching church, and he has since watched it grow from a backyard Bible study of 25, to a few thousand people who make Crossroads their church home. Todd holds a Master's degree in Theology from Talbot Theological Seminary. He is the Founder of TEN (10initiative.com), a movement to plant and establish churches and invest in the education of orphans worldwide.
Doug Smith offers an insider’s perspective on the impact of technology, informed by over two decades of web programming experience and a lifetime of Bible study. He’s a popular speaker, teacher, and mentor who is focused on helping people find freedom in Christ.
In the Market with Janet Parshall, challenges listeners to examine major news stories and issues being debated in the marketplace of ideas and speaks to them with the Word of God. In this fast-paced, caller-driven program, Janet evaluates newsworthy topics with guests and listeners using the Bible as a framework for discussion. This daily program addresses relevant issues important to Christians, with an engaging mix of listener interaction and commentary from highly respected guests.