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.

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United States

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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

Lying is a Breakable Habit

2/6/2023
Have you ever told a “little white lie?” This phrase refers to "lies that are told about small or unimportant matters to avoid hurting a person.” "White lies" are a manmade concept, and they sound like these examples: Your friend comes out of the fitting room in an outfit that’s too tight. She asks you, “Does this fit alright?” You say yes, even though your mind is screaming, “That’s waaaaay too small.” Or maybe you’ve been served something for dinner and you really hated it, but you...

Duration:00:09:00

SayItAgain Saturday: The TrickyTerrain of Giving Advice

2/4/2023
Welcome to SayItAgain Saturday, where we replay popular episodes from the previous season! This episode first aired in January 2022, and we can tell by the downloads that it hit a nerve. After all, giving advice can lead to unexpected drama. Are you able to listen to someone sharing a problem without trying to fix it? In other words, can you just listen, or are you formulating a solution as you listen, waiting to blurt it out as soon as the other person stops talking? Listening to someone...

Duration:00:11:00

Build Your Bible Habit-Proverbs Chapter 4

2/3/2023
Build Your Bible Habit with the popular daily Proverb system. Read one Proverb daily, corresponding with the day of the month (chapter 4 on the 4th etc.). Here's a verse from chapter 4, reminding us that wisdom is the "principle thing," which is another way of saying, "first things first": "Wisdom is the principal thing; therefore get wisdom: and with all thy getting get understanding." (Proverbs 4:7) The Shop at Keep the Heart Follow Keep the Heart on Instagram Like Keep the Heart on...

Duration:00:05:00

Build Your Bible Habit-Proverbs Chapter 3

2/2/2023
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 familiar passage from chapter 3, with instructions both to trust the Lord for direction and to avoid running ahead of God with our own agendas: "Trust in the LORD with all thine heart; and lean not unto thine own understanding. In all thy ways acknowledge him, and he shall direct thy paths." (Proverbs 3:5-6) The Shop at Keep the...

Duration:00:05:00

Build Your Bible Habit-Proverbs Chapter 1

1/31/2023
Build Your Bible Habit with the popular daily Proverb system. Read one Proverb daily, corresponding with the day of the month (chapter 1 on the 1st etc.). Here's a verse from chapter 1, reminding us that following God's Word brings peace and quiet even in the midst of difficult times: "But whoso hearkeneth unto me shall dwell safely, and shall be quiet from fear of evil." (Proverbs 1:33) The Shop at Keep the Heart Follow Keep the Heart on Instagram Like Keep the Heart on Facebook

Duration:00:05:00

Build Your Bible Habit-Psalm 119 verses 1-24

1/30/2023
Welcome to the first segment of Psalm 119 on Build Your Bible Habit. This is the longest chapter in the Bible, so we’ll divide it into seven episodes. Psalm 119 is loaded with thoughts, instructions, and observations written to turn our hearts to a closeness with God. This chapter is written in twenty-two parts, following the letters of the Hebrew alphabet, and each part consists of eight verses for a total of 176 verses. This episode begins with verses 1-24. Build Your Bible Habit was...

Duration:00:04:00

Build Your Bible Habit-Proverbs Chapter 30

1/29/2023
Build Your Bible Habit with the popular daily Proverb system. Read one Proverb daily, corresponding with the day of the month (chapter 30 on the 30th etc.). Here's a verse from chapter 30, teaching us that God is a protector to those who trust Him. "Every word of God is pure: he is a shield unto them that put their trust in him." (Proverbs 30:5)

Duration:00:05:00

Build Your Bible Habit-Proverbs Chapter 28

1/27/2023
Build Your Bible Habit with the popular daily Proverb system. Read one Proverb daily, corresponding with the day of the month (chapter 28 on the 28th etc.). Here's a verse from chapter 28, teaching us that "following your heart" is an unwise practice: "He that trusteth in his own heart is a fool: but whoso walketh wisely, he shall be delivered." (Proverbs 28:26)

Duration:00:05:00

Build Your Bible Habit-Proverbs Chapter 27

1/26/2023
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.). Here's a verse from chapter 27, instructing us that it is better to have someone else sing our praises than for us to boast about ourselves: "Let another man praise thee, and not thine own mouth; a stranger, and not thine own lips." (Proverbs 27:2)

Duration:00:05:00

Build Your Bible Habit-Proverbs Chapter 25

1/24/2023
Build Your Bible Habit with the popular daily Proverb system. Read one Proverb daily, corresponding with the day of the month (chapter 25 on the 25th etc.). Here's a verse from chapter 25, teaching us that we need to keep our debates and disagreements between us and the person directly involved: "Debate thy cause with thy neighbour himself; and discover not a secret to another: Lest he that heareth it put thee to shame, and thine infamy turn not away." (Proverbs 25:9-10)

Duration:00:05:00

Don’t Be Fooled

1/23/2023
Have you ever listened to someone who was trying to sound like they knew what they were talking about, but you could tell that they were bluffing? That’s what’s going on today as people have coined the phrase, “I am speaking my truth.” When did it become possible to create new truth, as if we were just changing ingredients in a recipe? Pretending to be an authority is as old as the Old Testament. What’s at the root of this is a desire to have our own way, hence, the creation of our own...

Duration:00:11:00

Build Your Bible Habit-Proverbs Chapter 23

1/22/2023
Build Your Bible Habit with the popular daily Proverb system. Read one Proverb daily, corresponding with the day of the month (chapter 23 on the 23rd etc.). Here's a verse from chapter 23, reminding us that wisdom is priceless: "Buy the truth, and sell it not; also wisdom, and instruction, and understanding." (Proverbs 23:23)

Duration:00:05:00

Build Your Bible Habit-Proverbs Chapter 21

1/20/2023
Build Your Bible Habit with the popular daily Proverb system. Read one Proverb daily, corresponding with the day of the month (chapter 21 on the 21st etc.). Here's a verse from chapter 21, instructing us that it's often not a lack of money but a lack of money management that leads people to suffer from "too much month at the end of the money": "There is treasure to be desired and oil in the dwelling of the wise; but a foolish man spendeth it up." (Proverbs 21:20) The Shop at Keep the...

Duration:00:05:00

Build Your Bible Habit-Proverbs Chapter 20

1/19/2023
Build Your Bible Habit with the popular daily Proverb system. Read one Proverb daily, corresponding with the day of the month (chapter 20 on the 20th etc.). Here's a verse from chapter 20, reminding us that we will have things happen in life that were not in our planners: "Man's goings are of the LORD; how can a man then understand his own way?" (Proverbs 20:24) The Shop at Keep the Heart Follow Keep the Heart on Instagram Like Keep the Heart on Facebook

Duration:00:05:00

Build Your Bible Habit-Proverbs Chapter 18

1/17/2023
Build Your Bible Habit with the popular daily Proverb system. Read one Proverb daily, corresponding with the day of the month (chapter 18 on the 18th etc.). Here's a verse from chapter 18, reminding us that it is important to ask questions and become good listeners before we attempt to give advice: "He that answereth a matter before he heareth it, it is folly and shame unto him." (Proverbs 18:13) The Shop at Keep the Heart Follow Keep the Heart on Instagram Like Keep the Heart on...

Duration:00:04:09

Trailer-Season 3 on Keep the Heart

1/16/2023
Welcome to season 3 of Keep the Heart podcast. I’m your host, Francie Taylor from Keep the Heart, a ministry devoted to making Bible study meaningful through Bible application and personal study. We’ve been told by our listeners that these podcast episodes feel like sitting at the dining room table with our Bibles, having coffee while discussing the issues of life with a sister friend. Each episode covers interpersonal issues of life from a biblical perspective, with a goal of helping us...

Duration:00:04:14

Build Your Bible Habit-Proverbs Chapter 16

1/15/2023
Build Your Bible Habit with the popular daily Proverb system. Read one Proverb daily, corresponding with the day of the month (chapter 16 on the 16th etc.). Here's a verse from chapter 16, reminding us that God knows our motives: "All the ways of a man are clean in his own eyes; but the LORD weigheth the spirits." (Proverbs 16:2) The Shop at Keep the Heart Follow Keep the Heart on Instagram Like Keep the Heart on Facebook

Duration:00:05:16

Build Your Bible Habit-Proverbs Chapter 14

1/13/2023
Build Your Bible Habit with the popular daily Proverb system. Read one Proverb daily, corresponding with the day of the month (chapter 14 on the 14th etc.). Here's a verse from chapter 14, teaching us that having a short temper makes us repellant to others: "He that is soon angry dealeth foolishly: and a man of wicked devices is hated." (Proverbs 14:17) The Shop at Keep the Heart Follow Keep the Heart on Instagram Like Keep the Heart on Facebook

Duration:00:05:30

Build Your Bible Habit-Proverbs Chapter 13

1/12/2023
Build Your Bible Habit with the popular daily Proverb system. Read one Proverb daily, corresponding with the day of the month (chapter 13 on the 13th etc.). Here's a verse from chapter 13, teaching us that failure to choose our words carefully could be destructive (yes, we need filters): "He that keepeth his mouth keepeth his life: but he that openeth wide his lips shall have destruction." (Proverbs 13:3) The Shop at Keep the Heart Follow Keep the Heart on Instagram Like Keep the Heart...

Duration:00:04:25

Build Your Bible Habit-Proverbs Chapter 11

1/10/2023
Build Your Bible Habit with the popular daily Proverb system. Read one Proverb daily, corresponding with the day of the month (chapter 11 on the 11th etc.). Here's a verse from chapter 11, reminding us that humility is a mark of wisdom: "When pride cometh, then cometh shame: but with the lowly is wisdom." (Proverbs 11:2) 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 Follow Keep the Heart on...

Duration:00:05:06