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Take 5 minutes every week to focus on your faith and life. Think of it as a mini biblical counseling session. Each episode will explain a concept from Scripture to help you find freedom in Christ and dig your roots deeper into His purposes for you.

Take 5 minutes every week to focus on your faith and life. Think of it as a mini biblical counseling session. Each episode will explain a concept from Scripture to help you find freedom in Christ and dig your roots deeper into His purposes for you.
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Take 5 minutes every week to focus on your faith and life. Think of it as a mini biblical counseling session. Each episode will explain a concept from Scripture to help you find freedom in Christ and dig your roots deeper into His purposes for you.

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English


Episodes

Five To Focus 47. You Are A Citizen of Heaven

10/16/2018
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Here is our command: fulfill all the duties devolving upon you as a member of the body of Christ. This episode looks at Philippians 1:27 to begin focusing on the truth that you are citizen of heaven and are commanded to live like it! Feedback If you have a suggested topic for an episode […]

Duration:00:05:06

Five To Focus 46. It Is Well With My Soul

10/8/2018
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Horatio Spafford wrote this hymn during a time of severe grief. Listen to the story behind my favorite hymn, and a little fact about it that I didn’t know until I prepared for this episode. Feedback If you have a suggested topic for an episode of Five To Focus, simply fill out this form. If […]

Duration:00:06:24

Five To Focus 45. You Are A Partaker Of Grace

10/1/2018
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Last week, we looked at one of our identities as a believer in the local church—we are partners in the gospel. Today we continue that theme by looking at another aspect of our identity within the body of Christ as Paul tells us in Philippians 1:6-7. Feedback If you have a suggested topic for […]

Duration:00:05:40

Five To Focus 44. You Are A Partner In the Gospel

9/24/2018
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Church is not an activity on your calendar that you get points for attending. It’s part of who you are as a partner in the gospel. Learn from Paul in Philippians 1:5 to discover more of your identity within the community of believers called the church. Feedback If you have a suggested topic for […]

Duration:00:06:27

Five To Focus 43. The Joy in Being Justified

9/17/2018
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Find joy in knowing what it means to be justified by God. Scriptures quoted in this episode: Romans 8:33-34, Matthew 4:17, and 2 Corinthians 5:21. Feedback If you have a suggested topic for an episode of Five To Focus, simply fill out this form. If you would like to discuss this episode, you may comment […]

Duration:00:05:34

Five To Focus 42. Overcoming the Fear of Speaking Out For Christ

9/11/2018
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Be encouraged! God’s Word is authoritative for our lives, and the Holy Spirit will help you know what to say in the moment. Feedback If you have a suggested topic for an episode of Five To Focus, simply fill out this form. If you would like to discuss this episode, you may comment on this […]

Duration:00:05:00

Five To Focus 41. Practicing Praying Scripture- Psalm 144.1

9/3/2018
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Ryan walks through Psalm 144:1 to show how you can pray through Scripture. This based on Dr. Don Whitney’s book Praying the Bible. Feedback If you have a suggested topic for an episode of Five To Focus, simply fill out this form. If you would like to discuss this episode, you may comment on this […]

Duration:00:07:03

Quick August Update

8/1/2018
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Feedback If you have a suggested topic for an episode of Five To Focus, simply fill out this form. If you would like to discuss this episode, you may comment on this post or interact with @rstro on Twitter.

Duration:00:01:16

Five To Focus 40. Wages According to Labor

7/30/2018
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The most encouraging truth you might hear today is what Paul wrote in 1 Corinthians 3:8. You will be rewarded according to your labor, not according to the growth. We need to persevere in our service to God even if we get disappointed with what we think is happening as a result. Feedback If […]

Duration:00:04:46

Five To Focus 39. Remember What the Lord Has Done

7/17/2018
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Never forget. We hear those words spoken about September 11, 2001, but they can be a powerful help for you in times of trouble when you remember what the Lord has done. Feedback If you have a suggested topic for an episode of Five To Focus, simply fill out this form. If you would […]

Duration:00:05:40

Five To Focus 38. Fight Your Struggles With Firm Faith

7/2/2018
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1 Peter 5:6-9 is the passage referred to in this episode to help you see why standing firm in your faith is the way to combat the striggles Satan presents in your life. See the connection between your faith and Satan’s attempt to devour you. Feedback If you have a suggested topic for an […]

Duration:00:06:06

Five To Focus 37. Wait on the Lord

6/25/2018
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When the Bible tells us to wait on the Lord, it is talking about a hopeful trust and dependence that the Lord will work out His good and perfect will. This episode is 4 of 4 of the natural worship service order seen in Psalm 33. Feedback If you have a suggested topic for […]

Duration:00:05:12

Five To Focus 36. Don’t Throw Marshmallows at A Brick Wall

6/18/2018
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The counsel of the Lord and His plans stand forever. In a chaotic world, v.18 tells us that we can be thankful that God has his eye on those who fear him and who hope in his steadfast love. This episode is 3 of 4 of the natural worship service order seen in Psalm 33. […]

Duration:00:04:17

Five To Focus 35. Praise God for His Powerful Word

6/11/2018
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If God’s Word brought forth everything in this earth and in the heavens, then surely His Word that we can read can transform our lives as we live it out! This episode is 2 of 4 of the natural worship service order seen in Psalm 33. Feedback If you have a suggested topic for […]

Duration:00:05:00

Five To Focus 34. Tie-Dye Shirts and Your Heart for Worship

6/5/2018
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When you live in this state of praise, your relationship with the Lord is constantly refreshed. This episode is 1 of 4 of the natural worship service order seen in Psalm 33. Feedback If you have a suggested topic for an episode of Five To Focus, simply fill out this form. If you would […]

Duration:00:05:20

Five to Focus 33. Jesus: For His Glory or Your Greed?

5/21/2018
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Are you willing to praise Jesus no matter the cost? Or do you just go through the motions and think more about what’s in it for you? In other words, are you willing to humble yourself or are you looking to be exalted? Scripture Reference: Mark 14 Feedback If you have a suggested topic for […]

Duration:00:05:00

Five To Focus 32. I’m Scared To Adopt

5/14/2018
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Moses and Gideon are examples of how to be faithful in serving the Lord even if you feel timid. Ryan’s quick testimony of fear through the process of adopting some of his children can be applicable to your fearful situations and help encourage you to not let fear distract you from following Jesus. Feedback If […]

Duration:00:05:40

Five To Focus 31. Getting Out of Low Places (Part 2): Trusting God

5/7/2018
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Judges 6 brings us to part 2 of Gideon’s example: trusting in God because He is faithful. His character is trustworthy. Feedback If you have a suggested topic for an episode of Five To Focus, simply fill out this form. If you would like to discuss this episode, you may comment on this post or […]

Duration:00:05:19

Five To Focus 30. Getting Out of Low Places (Part 1): Confess Sin

4/30/2018
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In Judges 6, Gideon gives us examples of why we might find ourselves in low places in life. Sometimes it is a result of sin. Next week’s episode will focus on another reason. Feedback If you have a suggested topic for an episode of Five To Focus, simply fill out this form. If you would […]

Duration:00:06:32

Five To Focus 29. Follow God’s Plan for You, Not Someone Else

4/23/2018
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The interaction between Jesus and Peter in John 21:20-22 is a great reminder to us that God’s Word is personal. It is for you–and don’t let others distract you from obeying. Feedback If you have a suggested topic for an episode of Five To Focus, simply fill out this form. If you would like to […]

Duration:00:06:47