Life This Side of Heaven-logo

Life This Side of Heaven

Religion & Spirituality Podcas >

Audible devotions for your day every Monday to Saturday. Join us as we rejoice in His grace, knowing from His Word that He loves us and forgives us, and confident that He is with us every step of the way – on this side of heaven. Devotions for real life.

Audible devotions for your day every Monday to Saturday. Join us as we rejoice in His grace, knowing from His Word that He loves us and forgives us, and confident that He is with us every step of the way – on this side of heaven. Devotions for real life.
More Information

Location:

United States

Description:

Audible devotions for your day every Monday to Saturday. Join us as we rejoice in His grace, knowing from His Word that He loves us and forgives us, and confident that He is with us every step of the way – on this side of heaven. Devotions for real life.

Language:

English


Episodes

Jesus Receives Sinners

9/21/2019
More
"I a poor miserable sinner." Some people don't like to hear that. Who talks that way? The apostle Paul for one. But there's good news. Jesus receives sinners.

Duration:00:04:27

You Can Dance

9/20/2019
More
If your spirit is crushed, you may find it hard to imagine smiling, singing or dancing. Our merciful God, with His gifts of forgiveness, life and salvation, has a way of changing that.

Duration:00:04:26

Theme Thursday: "Sits At The Right Hand"

9/19/2019
More
In the Apostles' Creed we confess, "I believe in Jesus ... who ... sits at the right hand of God the Father Almighty." What does that phrase "sits at the right hand" mean? God assures us in His Word that it describes much more than seating arrangements.

Duration:00:04:29

Quartering The Field Like A Barn Owl

9/18/2019
More
A found ring may lead to newspaper articles and interviews. A found coin may lead to a neighborhood party. But a lost sinner who repents leads to an eternal celebration in heaven.

Duration:00:04:37

Yes, God Has Forgiven Even You

9/17/2019
More
If you have reason to wonder if God could forgive you ... even you, have a look at the mercy God showed to Paul.

Duration:00:04:36

A Shepherd In The Storm

9/16/2019
More
Sheep don't always make the best choices – especially in times of danger. You and I have a Shepherd who seeks us even in the midst of the storm.

Duration:00:04:36

Forgiven and Forgiving

9/14/2019
More
Paul's letter to Philemon is so short you can easily flip right by it when you're trying to find it in the Bible, but it's a great case study in forgiveness.

Duration:00:04:45

Come Suffer With Us

9/13/2019
More
There's real pressure to abandon our faith in Jesus. It's always been this way. Jesus wants us to know it. But He also remind us where to look for strength.

Duration:00:04:42

Theme Thursday: "He Ascended Into Heaven"

9/12/2019
More
You haven't disappeared from Your Savior's sight. In fact, your Savior who carried Your sins to the cross, died and rose again, has ascended and is indeed "with you always."

Duration:00:04:42

Love That Transcends

9/11/2019
More
What does Jesus mean when He says, “If anyone comes to Me and does not hate his father and mother, his wife and children, his brothers and sisters —yes, even his own life— he cannot be My disciple" (Luke 14:26)?

Duration:00:04:44

Favored and Flavored

9/10/2019
More
Christ's Gospel flavors our lives and seasons our conversations. It's too good to take off the table.

Duration:00:04:40

Blessed To Be A "Barnabas"

9/9/2019
More
Our current culture has plenty of "trolls." What a blessing it is, instead, to be a "Barnabas"! Don't underestimate the wonderful gift of encouragement.

Duration:00:04:41

Cupellation

9/7/2019
More
There's a reason God permits testing and affliction in our lives. And the results lead to something quite extraordinary.

Duration:00:04:32

Forgive Me, I Think I'm Sitting In Your Seat

9/6/2019
More
In humility, God's grace leads us to be grateful for the opportunity to serve one another each day and to rejoice in His gift of a place at His heavenly banquet.

Duration:00:04:29

Theme Thursday: "On The Third Day He Rose Again"

9/5/2019
More
In the Apostles' Creed we confess, "I believe in Jesus ... on the third day He rose again." On the third day? He rose again? Yes! Take a look at the incredible comfort that comes with having a living Savior.

Duration:00:04:33

A Sacrifice of Praise

9/4/2019
More
The sacrifices for sin at the Temple each day must have seemed endless to watch. But they did come to a conclusion with the arrival of our Savior. Now the writer to the Hebrews talks about a special sacrifice, which is continual, and it is without end.

Duration:00:04:43

More Than Warm Memories

9/3/2019
More
Take a moment to think of those who have shared the Gospel with you. It brings more than warm memories. Paul says, "Consider the outcome of their way of life and imitate their faith." Many things in life are different today than they were then but Jesus, and His saving love, have not changed.

Duration:00:04:35

Sharing Hospitality With Your Savior

9/2/2019
More
Have you ever bumped into the Queen? Maybe you have and you just didn't recognize her. Have you ever shared hospitality with your Savior? You may be surprised to discover the answer.

Duration:00:04:35

It's Easy To Take It For Granted

8/31/2019
More
It's easy to take for granted the access we've been given to God's means of grace, His Word, Holy Baptism and the Lord's Supper. But the words of a criminal may remind us of the blessed opportunities before us.

Duration:00:04:42

You're Going To Need A Bigger Boat

8/30/2019
More
It's easy to underestimate the size of God's Church, the communion of saints. But as God reminds us, it's a lot bigger than we realize – and through faith you and I are a part of it.

Duration:00:04:41