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Podcast from First Colony Church of Christ in Sugar Land, Texas. Subscribe and share.

Podcast from First Colony Church of Christ in Sugar Land, Texas. Subscribe and share.

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Podcast from First Colony Church of Christ in Sugar Land, Texas. Subscribe and share.

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English


Episodes

A Conversation about Woke Culture

4/19/2022
Join Kyle Strickland and Jenna Davis for a great conversation about woke culture. They'll define it, share some personal stories, and even some history as to how we get here, and how believers should respond.

Duration:01:03:37

A Pandemic of Escapism

3/14/2022
Join Kyle Strickland and Kevin Porter for a timely conversation about escapism and our tendency to escape frustrations and hurt by getting lost in technology, smart phones, politics and other things. Not only do they discuss this tendency, but give some great theological coaching on how to thrive without escaping.

Duration:01:11:25

Squid Game and What to Make of It

2/21/2022
Join Kyle Strickland and Missy Edgmon as they have an extended conversation about the worldwide phenomenon show Squid Game, why it is so popular, and what to make of it.

Duration:01:20:44

The End of the Beginning, The Beginning of the End

11/18/2021
Equity and unity are forced commodities in a world without Jesus. Hear Jesus' answer for a fractured and divided world in Kyle's final message from our series "Questioning Jesus," from Acts 1.

Duration:00:24:59

The Emperor's Coin

11/11/2021
A small coin becomes a showdown between Jesus and Rome, and the answer that Jesus gives to this week's question is a challenge we still need to hear, from Luke 20:20-26, in our series "Questioning Jesus."

Duration:00:23:37

Water and Spirit

11/4/2021
Nicodemus had seen it all before - the political climate of Judea produced a messiah-a-minute. His polite conversation with Jesus, though, erupted into a diagnosis for which he wasn't ready. Kyle Strickland shows us how carefully Nicodemus' question, and Jesus' response, was not only a diagnosis for Nicodemus, but also for us, in the latest from our series "Questioning Jesus."

Duration:00:21:58

Power vs. Influence

10/28/2021
A man accustomed to power and wealth asked Jesus what he could do to inherit eternal life. Jesus required something of him that wasn't possible, especially next to what Jesus had just given away. Kyle Strickland shows us the battle between power and influence from Luke 18, in the latest from the series "Questioning Jesus." This message was recorded live on October 27, 2021.

Duration:00:21:33

What Is Jesus Good For?

10/21/2021
If Jesus is the king, as he claims in John 18, and the world is in bad shape, then what is Jesus really good for? Kyle Strickland answers this question from our Uplift series "Questioning Jesus." This message was recorded live on October 20, 2021.

Duration:00:26:18

A Possible Impossibility: Questioning Jesus

10/14/2021
The answer Jesus gave to "What is the greatest command?" is seemingly impossible. Who can really love God with all of their being? Can we trust this statement? Can we find some agreement? In this episode, Kyle Strickland shows us Jesus' major modification in his answer that makes the impossible possible, in the fourth message of our Uplift message series called "Questioning Jesus." This message was recorded live on October 13, 2021.

Duration:00:26:53

Compassion Under Assault

10/8/2021
"Who is my neighbor?" is one of the most famous questions Jesus answered - and he answered it with what we know as the Parable of the Good Samaritan. His answer, of course, concerned itself with the compassion that was shown, a compassion now under assault. Kyle Strickland walks us through Jesus' answer, and the assault on compassion, in the third message of our Uplift message series called "Questioning Jesus." This message was recorded live on October 6, 2021.

Duration:00:24:12

A Question of Authority

9/30/2021
Is Jesus for real? Who says? The answer to those questions is found in a significant event in Jesus' life, and his answer has not lost its relevancy . Kyle Strickland walks us through this question - and answer - in a message from Mark 11:27-33, in the second message of our Uplift series called "Questioning Jesus". This message was recorded live on September 29, 2021.

Duration:00:26:45

The First Question Anyone Ever Asked Jesus: Questioning Jesus

9/23/2021
The first recorded question ever asked of Jesus is "What do you want with us?" This is not an unfamiliar question - we ask it of Jesus often, perhaps without expecting an answer. Kyle Strickland walks us through this question - and answer - in a message from Mark 1:21-28, the first message in an Uplift series called "Questioning Jesus". This message was recorded live on September 22, 2021.

Duration:00:23:19

Episode 7, Interview With Nick Fouts

10/19/2020
In this episode, Pastoral Care Minister Shane Gage interviews Nick Fouts of Cedar Rock Ministries. Nick has a long history with our church as he was, along with Shane, one of the original members of the Ankole Mission Team in Uganda. Now, through Cedar Rock, Nick and his wife Renee provide retreats, counseling and spiritual direction to individuals, couples, and groups. Their mission is to help people find rest and renewal for their lives and relationships. Shane and Nick talk about resting...

Duration:00:35:10

Episode 7, Interview With Sean Palmer

10/5/2020
In this episode, Ryan Bien, our Connections Minister talks with Sean Palmer. Sean is Teaching Pastor at Ecclesia and the author of several books. Ryan and Sean talk NBA Playoffs, tips for Small Groups during this challenging season, plus Sean gives a preview of his brand new book Forty Days on Being a Three. Copyright free music: Cold Funk by Kevin Macleod, found here.

Duration:01:04:20

Episode 6, Interview with Sarah White

9/21/2020
In this episode, Missy Edgmon, our Women’s Minister, interviews Sarah White, the Executive Director of Second Mile Mission Center. Second Mile offers resources and hope to residents of Fort Bend County. They serve thousands of people in times of need and crisis. You’ll hear how Sarah came to Second Mile, how she baths each decision and need in prayer, and how to volunteer. Copyright free music: Cold Funk by Kevin Macleod, found here.

Duration:00:30:33

Episode 5, Interview with Keith Ferrin

9/8/2020
In this episode, Joel Smith, our Children’s Minister, interviews Keith Ferrin. Keith has a passion for reading the word of God relationally. If you’ve never heard of that, no worries – Keith gives a good approach, and, perhaps, a fresh approach to reading Scripture. Whether you’re trying to figure out how to read the bible, or a seasoned follower of Jesus, this episode will inspire your time reading the bible. Keith has also provided a 50% discount for either Relational Bible Study™...

Duration:00:38:18

Episode 4, Interview With Missy Edgmon

8/24/2020
In this episode, Kyle interviews Missy Edgmon, the Women’s Minister at the First Colony Church. Missy is a long-time member at First Colony, and has volunteered in various capacities, serving on the admin team of Women’s Bible Study, and teaching children and students. She joined our staff in the summer of 2020 and has hit the ground running. Meet Missy in this episode, and hear about the plans for our women’s ministry this season. Copyright free music: Cold Funk by Kevin Macleod, found...

Duration:00:28:18

Episode 3, Interview With Matt Barnhill

8/10/2020
In this episode, Kyle interviews Matt Barnhill, the director of Barnhill and Associates Counseling Center. Matt gives great insight into the distinction between worry, stress, and anxiety, how to decrease your levels of anxiety. He also gives some practical ways we can help people relationally in such a tough season. Matt’s wisdom is clear and needed, and he really needs no introduction – Barnhill and Associates Counseling Center was voted the best counseling center in Fort Bend County in...

Duration:00:28:09

Episode 2, Interview with Diane Moore

7/27/2020
Moms and dads, join us as Joel Smith interviews his friend and trauma specialist, Diane Moore for Episode Two. Diane is a from Vancouver, Washington, and specializes in Story Informed Trauma Therapy. She is a mom and grandmother, and has been a children’s minister, radio show host and, now, a full-time therapist. She brings a wealth of solid wisdom and counsel for parents. Copyright free music: Cold Funk by Kevin Macleod, found here.

Duration:00:28:54

Episode 1 - Interview with Tierce Green

7/13/2020
Tierce Green has a drive to help men lead better lives. He’s the founder of the Authentic Manhood Initiative and the creator of 33 The Series, a men’s teaching series used in churches and coffee shops. He’s spoken all of the world, but regularly coaches individuals on living better and being better. Be sure to listen to Kyle’s interview with Tierce – you don’t want to miss it. Copyright free music: Cold Funk by Kevin Macleod, found here.

Duration:00:27:09