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Connected to Jesus Retreat: Living in the Garden in the Midst of the Desert

3/29/2021
This is a talk that I gave to a young adult retreat on March 20, 2021 at the Eastern Catholic Re-Evangelization Center. Using the Garden of Eden as our reference point, we go through how in the fullness of revelation in Jesus, God has been restoring the Garden that has been broken. To go back to Communion with God, each other, and creation. In the Garden we were children to a Father, a Bride to a Bridegroom, given divine food and drink, clothed with purity and truth in communion. In the New...

Duration:01:12:01

18.14: Salvation - Heaven, Man Fully Alive & Different Levels of Glory

1/6/2021
As a follow-up to the last episode on Heaven, perfect union with God, we briefly talk about how those in Heaven are more alive and active than we are. Then at the 12:30ish mark, we talk about the different levels of glory in heaven that each will receive in proportion to what they have done. 1 Cor 15:40-42: "There are celestial bodies and there are terrestrial bodies; but the glory of the celestial is one, and the glory of the terrestrial is another. There is one glory of the sun, and...

Duration:00:20:07

Another Virtual Healing - Sister Alison's Testimony!

12/18/2020
Sister Alison from the order of Servants of the Cross and a student of the Online class of Encounter Ministries shares her healing testimony! Praised be to Jesus!!! If you have topics you want discussed, questions, or comments, email me at CrossingTheJordan1@gmail.com. God bless you all abundantly! Available on iTunes, Overcast, Pocket Casts, Podcast Addict, Player FM, SoundCloud, Spotify, and Stitcher. Artwork by Yongsung Kim

Duration:00:06:58

Mary Cruz Ankle Healing Testimony (Over Zoom!!)

12/3/2020
During an online Encounter Ministries class to practice praying for healing, the Risen Jesus moved powerfully including fully healing an ankle!!! Praise be to Jesus! "I am the Lord, your Healer" Ex 15:26. Check out pictures of her ankle (before and after) here: https://www.facebook.com/photo?fbid=739146253362474&set=pcb.739148493362250; https://www.facebook.com/photo?fbid=739146300029136&set=pcb.739148493362250; https://www.facebook.com/photo?fbid=739146260029140&set=pcb.739148493362250 If...

Duration:00:11:29

18.13: Salvation - Heaven

10/20/2020
Today we talk about what we were created and redeemed for - perfect union with the source of all Goodness, Beauty, and Truth - Heaven. We touch on the transcendent reality of heaven, "seeing God," particular and general judgment, what we do in heaven. Heaven - love without pain. St. Therese - "I will spend my heaven doing good on earth." Books: Salvation What Every Catholic Should Know -...

Duration:00:22:13

18.12: Salvation - Conscience, Accuse or Excuse

9/27/2020
After talking about how we are judged based on love, today we talk about that judgment doesn't fit into a perfect box and is different for each person based on what we have been given, what's been reveled to us, based on our conscience. We discuss scripture on judgment and conscience, invincible ignorance, not judging others, particular and final judgment, no sin is accidental, etc. "When Gentiles who have not the law do by nature what the law requires, they are a law to themselves, even...

Duration:00:40:34

Voting With Purpose - Part 5

9/5/2020
In our fifth and final episode on Voting with Purpose we go through all of the arguments, including what I used to put forth, for pro-choice, pro-abortion, and pro-legality of abortion. Arguments include: "men shouldn't have voice on argument," "It's not a person, just tissue," "It's not a person," "I personally wouldn't do it and don't think it's right, but I can't press my beliefs onto other people," "abortion needs to be legal for safe abortions," extreme cases of incest, rape, and life...

Duration:00:58:25

Voting With Purpose - Part 4

9/4/2020
In this fourth episode on this series of Voting with Purpose, we discuss the parties that are involved in the abortion industry (government, those who profit off of it, and women, children, families), we go through statistics on impacts on women, and the history of abortion and the racist foundation, principles, and current systematic racism of the industry. Lastly, we talk about the political parties positions on abortion currently. Resources: www.prolife.org/racism/...

Duration:00:54:58

Voting With Purpose - Part 3

9/4/2020
In this third episode in the series on voting with purpose, we discuss the development of life in the womb and how abortion is actually done. How life develops in womb: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=GE_lI86boUU https://irtl.org/resources/life-in-the-womb/ https://www.tomorrowsworld.org/magazines/2015/march-april/the-wonder-of-life-in-the-womb How abortion is done from ex-Abortion Doctor: https://www.youtube.com/playlist?list=PLRCroccSjXWR9HVr_ooA3ErEAR0SifdwY Recommendations:...

Duration:00:29:06

Voting With Purpose - Part 2

9/4/2020
In this second episode of the series of voting with purpose we talk about the one issue that is the epicenter, beginning, and perpetuation of all the issues that we face here in our country and as a human race - abortion. In this episode, we talk about statistics of abortion, my own previous pro-choice views, discuss how this is not a religious or a one-issue voter topic, and more statistics on a global scale that forms it's morality based of legality and America is the front runner....

Duration:00:31:05

Voting With Purpose - Part 1

9/4/2020
In this first episode on our series of voting, we talk about retuning the way we view voting, discuss social teaching principles that can guide us in voting, and prudential vs. intrinsic evil topics. Articles: https://www.catholic.com/magazine/print-edition/seven-principles-of-catholic-social-teaching?utm_source=Catholic%20Answers%20Daily&utm_campaign=59ed018530-CADaily031220&utm_medium=email&utm_term=0_6b4f9e3af2-59ed018530-213152861&mc_cid=59ed018530&mc_eid=1f6b100aee...

Duration:00:20:04

18.11: Salvation - Saved and Judged By Love Part 3 (Bonus)

8/22/2020
In part 1 we discussed how we are judged based on what we do, but not merely on what we do but on how we do it, and how love is a participation in the very nature of God. In part 2 we discussed why love fulfills all things, how sin is contrary to love, and a lesson all Christians can takeaway both Protestant and Catholic. As a bonus, in this part 3 we will go into a very in depth and thorough look through the entire New Testament on this topic. Books: Salvation What Every Catholic Should...

Duration:01:00:14

18.10: Salvation - Saved And Judged By Love Part 2

8/15/2020
Today we talk about how we are judged - love. In part 1 we discussed how we are judged based on what we do, but not merely on what we do but on how we do it, and how love is a participation in the very essence of God. In part 2 we discuss why love fulfills all things, how sin is contrary to love, and a lesson all Christians can takeaway both Protestant and Catholic. As a bonus, in part 3 it will be a very in depth and thorough look through the entire New Testament on this topic. Books:...

Duration:00:49:35

18.9: Salvation - Saved and Judged By Love Part 1

8/15/2020
Today we talk about how we are judged - love. In this part 1 we discuss how we are judged based on what we do, but not merely on what we do but on how we do it, and how love is a participation in the very nature of God. In part 2 we will discuss why love fulfills all things, how sin is contrary to love, and a lesson all Christians can takeaway both Protestant and Catholic. As a bonus, in part 3 it will be a very in depth and thorough look through the entire New Testament on this topic....

Duration:00:37:12

The Cry Of Our Culture - Jesus Is The Answer

7/22/2020
What do we see and hear in our culture? In our country? In our homes? In the world? The cry of the human heart, the cry of the human race, that there is human suffering from other humans that do not see the dignity and value of another human person. Jesus is the One and the Only true Answer to every single issue that we face. Today we talk about all that we are facing from the perspective of the Gospel that has been proclaimed in every part of the world for 2,000 years. Our world flees or...

Duration:00:35:26

A.M.W.: "In This House We Believe" Sign

7/15/2020
A.M.W. - Always More Wednesday. Today we talk about the "In This House We Believe" sign through the lens of the Gospel that proclaims every single human person is sacred, has value and dignity. In This House We Believe: Black Lives Matter, Women's Rights Are Human Rights, No Human is Illegal, Science is Real, Love is Love, Kindness is Everything. Article about Seattle CHOP: https://nypost.com/2020/07/01/how-seattle-chop-went-from-socialist-summer-camp-to-deadly-disaster/ If you have topics...

Duration:00:44:49

Highly Recommended Resources to Grow in Your Faith

7/11/2020
Apologetics Catholic Answers Live https://podcasts.apple.com/us/podcast/catholic-answers-live/id129684370 Catholic Answers Focus https://podcasts.apple.com/us/podcast/catholic-answers-focus/id955874270 Catholic Answers https://www.catholic.com/ Ask Father Josh https://podcasts.apple.com/us/podcast/ask-father-josh-your-catholic-question-and-answer-podcast/id1392010699 Brant Pitre https://www.youtube.com/c/CatholicProductions/videos Deep in Scripture...

Duration:00:10:52

Daily Prayer For Abiding In God's Presence

7/11/2020
God wants our hearts, and He wants our hearts to be consumed with Him. To live a life fully in the Spirit. To live anointed. To be children in Abba's Presence. To not run from the cross, but with the Savior take on the yoke. This episode I wanted to share just a simple example of what you can do in your prayer life each morning to ask God for the grace of desiring and being aware of His presence. If you have topics you want discussed, questions, or comments, email me at...

Duration:00:05:33

18.8: Salvation - Saving Faith Part 2

7/4/2020
After discussing the all important topic of grace, we now move into talking about faith, saving faith. Topics in Part 1: 1. Faith and Reason, 2. Saving Faith in Scripture. Topics in Part 2: 1. "Faith apart from works", 2. Faith of Abraham, 3. Faith Alone. Articles:...

Duration:00:42:27

18.7: Salvation - Saving Faith Part 1

7/4/2020
After discussing the all important topic of grace, we now move into talking about faith, saving faith. Topics in Part 1: 1. Faith and Reason, 2. Faith, Saving Faith in Scripture. Topics in Part 2: 1. "Faith apart from works", 2. Faith of Abraham, 3. Faith Alone. Articles:...

Duration:00:29:32