Keep the Heart-logo

Keep the Heart

Religion & Spirituality Podcas

Life has issues, and the Bible has the answers. Francie Taylor teaches the relevance of Scripture to daily life through these brief Bible application studies.

Life has issues, and the Bible has the answers. Francie Taylor teaches the relevance of Scripture to daily life through these brief Bible application studies.

Location:

United States

Description:

Life has issues, and the Bible has the answers. Francie Taylor teaches the relevance of Scripture to daily life through these brief Bible application studies.

Language:

English


Episodes

Teachback Tuesday-What to Do About Self-Inflicted Trouble

12/5/2022
Welcome to Teachback Tuesday, where we play the most popular episodes from the previous season. This week’s episode, “What to Do About Self-Inflicted Trouble,” takes a compassionate look at what to do when we’ve blown it in life, either carelessly or accidentally. It's easy to create messes in life, but the cleanup can really cost us. We aren’t the first! The Bible is full of examples of people who made questionable decisions that were very costly. If you’re in a stressful situation that...

Duration:00:11:59

Build Your Bible Habit-Proverbs Chapter 3

12/2/2022
Build Your Bible Habit with the popular daily Proverb system. Read one Proverb daily, corresponding with the day of the month (chapter 3 on the 3rd, etc.). Here's a verse for the day, reminding us that wisdom blesses our lives: "Happy is the man that findeth wisdom, and the man that getteth understanding." (Proverbs 3:13) A convenient list of the Audio Proverbs is on the left sidebar on Podbean: Keep the Heart Audio Proverbs Library Great Books & More in the Shop at Keep the Heart!

Duration:00:04:36

Build Your Bible Habit-Proverbs Chapter 1

11/30/2022
Build Your Bible Habit with the popular daily Proverb system. Read one Proverb daily, corresponding with the day of the month (chapter one on the 1st, etc.). Here's a passage to ponder for the day, showing us that the end result of listening to God is a quiet and peaceable life: "For the turning away of the simple shall slay them, and the prosperity of fools shall destroy them. But whoso hearkeneth unto me shall dwell safely, and shall be quiet from fear of evil." (Proverbs 1:32-33) A...

Duration:00:05:01

The Benefits of Gratitude

11/28/2022
I’ve been asked an unusual question more than once, and I know that it’s in part because I’m a widow. Here’s the question: Francie, aren’t you tired of being alone? My response is simple: First, God never leaves me alone, but my additional response is this: I don’t focus on what I don’t have. Gratitude is underrated, but it’s priceless. A person who has mastered the “gratitude attitude” has discovered true appreciation for life in the current form. It’s a beautiful place to live, and it...

Duration:00:09:36

Build Your Bible Habit-Proverbs Chapter 26

11/25/2022
Build Your Bible Habit with the popular daily Proverb system. Read one Proverb daily, corresponding with the day of the month (chapter 26 on the 26th, etc.). Here's the verse for the day, warning us that being contentious creates problems in our relationships: "As coals are to burning coals, and wood to fire; so is a contentious man to kindle strife." (Proverbs 26:21) A convenient list of the Audio Proverbs is on the left sidebar on Podbean: Keep the Heart Audio Proverbs Library Great...

Duration:00:04:54

Build Your Bible Habit-Proverbs Chapter 24

11/23/2022
Build Your Bible Habit with the popular daily Proverb system. Read one Proverb daily, corresponding with the day of the month (chapter 24 on the 24th, etc.). Here's a verse for the day, reminding us that wisdom from God's Word builds strength: "A wise man is strong; yea, a man of knowledge increaseth strength." (Proverbs 24:5) A convenient list of the Audio Proverbs is on the left sidebar on Podbean: Keep the Heart Audio Proverbs Library The Shop at Keep the Heart

Duration:00:05:21

Teachback Tuesday-The Empty Chair and Other Firsts of Grief

11/21/2022
Welcome to Teachback Tuesday, where we play the most popular episodes from the previous season. This week’s episode, “The Empty Chair and Other Firsts of Grief,” has been downloaded by people all over the world. We are far more familiar with loved ones passing than we were prior to 2020, and it has changed the structure of many people’s lives. As a person very familiar with the empty chair, it is my prayer that this episode will provide help to those who are in their season of firsts....

Duration:00:13:41

Build Your Bible Habit-Proverbs Chapter 19

11/18/2022
Build Your Bible Habit with the popular daily Proverb system. Read one Proverb daily, corresponding with the day of the month (chapter 19 on the 19th, etc.). Here's a verse for the day, encouraging us to take care of our souls: "He that getteth wisdom loveth his own soul: he that keepeth understanding shall find good." (Proverbs 19:8) A convenient list of the Audio Proverbs is on the left sidebar on Podbean: Keep the Heart Audio Proverbs Library Great Books & More in the Shop at Keep the...

Duration:00:05:10

Build Your Bible Habit-Proverbs Chapter 17

11/16/2022
Build Your Bible habit with the popular daily Proverb system. Read one Proverb daily, corresponding with the day of the month (chapter 17 on the 17th, etc.). Here's a verse for the day, inspiring us to invest in our friendships: "A friend loveth at all times, and a brother is born for adversity." (Proverbs 17:17) A convenient list of the Audio Proverbs chapters are listed in the left sidebar here on Podbean: Keep the Heart Audio Proverbs Library Check out the Shop at Keep the Heart!

Duration:00:04:54

Teachback Tuesday-Reducing Anxiety Through Spiritual Exercises

11/14/2022
Welcome to Teachback Tuesday, where we play the most popular episodes from the previous season. This week’s episode, “Reducing Anxiety Through Spiritual Exercises,” is in the top ten most downloaded episodes to date. My battle with anxiety began during my husband’s journey through cancer. The anxiety increased to hazardous levels within hours after my Norman’s passing, landing me in the emergency room with symptoms that mimicked a heart attack. Anxiety has been well-documented to cause both...

Duration:00:15:58

Build Your Bible Habit-Proverbs Chapter 12

11/11/2022
Build Your Bible habit with the popular daily Proverb system. Read one Proverb daily, corresponding with the day of the month (chapter 12 on the 12th, etc.). Here's a verse for the day, reminding us that the truly "best life" is defined by God: "In the way of righteousness is life; and in the pathway thereof there is no death." (Proverbs 12:28) A convenient list of the Audio Proverbs chapters are listed in the left sidebar here on Podbean: Keep the Heart Audio Proverbs Library Check out...

Duration:00:04:32

Build Your Bible Habit-Proverbs Chapter 10

11/9/2022
Build Your Bible habit with the popular daily Proverb system. Read one Proverb daily, corresponding with the day of the month (chapter 10 on the 10th, etc.). Here's a verse for the day, reminding us to keep our tongues on a budget (we don't need to say everything we're thinking): "In the multitude of words there wanteth not sin: but he that refraineth his lips is wise." (Proverbs 10:19) A convenient list of the Audio Proverbs chapters are listed in the left sidebar here on Podbean: Keep the...

Duration:00:04:47

You Didn’t Mean It That Way

11/7/2022
Today’s episode is for anyone who has blown it accidentally with an “I didn’t mean it that way” statement. It happens, and when it does, there will be drama. The key is to make it a short drama. We already know that an apology is in order when we’ve said something that hurt another person, but there’s more that we can do. Listen in for three practices to employ when you’ve said something that has gotten you into trouble. Heart Conditions--from the Popular "ICU" Bible Study Series Great...

Duration:00:07:00

Build Your Bible Habit-Proverbs Chapter 5

11/4/2022
Build Your Bible habit with the popular daily Proverb system. Read one Proverb daily, corresponding with the day of the month (chapter 5 on the 5th, etc.). Here's a verse for the day, reminding us that God sees our lives: "For the ways of man are before the eyes of the LORD, and he pondereth all his goings." (Proverbs 5:21) A convenient list of the Audio Proverbs chapters are listed in the left sidebar here on Podbean: Keep the Heart Audio Proverbs Library Check out the Shop at Keep the...

Duration:00:04:00

Build Your Bible Habit-Proverbs Chapter 3

11/2/2022
Build Your Bible habit with the popular daily Proverb system. Read one Proverb daily, corresponding with the day of the month (chapter 3 on the 3rd, etc.). Here's a verse for the day: "Happy is the man that findeth wisdom, and the man that getteth understanding." (Proverbs 3:13) A convenient list of the Audio Proverbs chapters are listed in the left sidebar here on Podbean: Keep the Heart Audio Proverbs Library Check out the Shop at Keep the Heart!

Duration:00:04:00

Teachback Tuesday-Three Common Reasons Why People Reject God

10/31/2022
Welcome to Teachback Tuesday, where we play the most popular episodes from the previous season. This week’s episode, “Three Common Reasons Why People Reject God” only covers a few of the common, not the complete list. Many of us know someone who has decided to abandon their walk with God, but do we really understand how hard this decision must have been, let alone what led up to it? There are always reasons for life-altering decisions such as this. This is short list with a call for more...

Duration:00:14:00

Build Your Bible Habit-Proverbs Chapter 29

10/28/2022
Build Your Bible habit with the popular daily Proverb system. Read one Proverb daily, corresponding with the day of the month (chapter 29 on the 29th, etc.). Here's a verse for the day: "A man's pride shall bring him low: but honour shall uphold the humble in spirit." (Proverbs 29:23) A convenient list of the Audio Proverbs chapters are listed in the left sidebar here on Podbean: Keep the Heart Audio Proverbs Library Check out the Shop at Keep the Heart!

Duration:00:04:00

Build Your Bible Habit-Proverbs Chapter 27

10/26/2022
Build Your Bible habit with the popular daily Proverb system. Read one Proverb daily, corresponding with the day of the month (chapter 27 on the 27th, etc.). You will notice the difference this makes in your daily living. Direction in life is always impacted by our decisions. God bless you with greater wisdom to handle life wisely. A convenient list of the Audio Proverbs chapters are listed in the left sidebar here on Podbean: Keep the Heart Audio Proverbs Library Books and Bible Studies...

Duration:00:04:00

Teachback Tuesday-Why Me? and Other Hard Questions

10/24/2022
Welcome to Teachback Tuesday, where we play the most popular episodes from the previous season. This week’s episode, “Why Me? and Other Hard Questions” struck a chord with so many listeners, and it’s still being downloaded. Here’s a different yet related question: If we could schedule adversity, when would we want it on our calendars? The “day of adversity” doesn’t make appointments, as we can already tell. This episode provides examples of how we can reframe the hard questions into prayer...

Duration:00:11:00

Build Your Bible Habit-Proverbs Chapter 22

10/21/2022
Build Your Bible habit with the popular daily Proverb system. Read one Proverb daily, corresponding with the day of the month (chapter 22 on the 22nd, etc.). The longer you maintain this habit, the more it becomes woven into the fabric of your life. God bless you and keep you. A convenient list of the Audio Proverbs chapters are listed in the left sidebar here on Podbean: Keep the Heart Audio Proverbs Library Check out the Shop at Keep the Heart!

Duration:00:04:00