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These podcasts are a tiny subset of the billions of stories God tells. They reveal an active, living God who shows up in everyday life. As you listen, learn to see him in your own stories.

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Episodes

28: Stop the Car

8/10/2017
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Stop the car. Those three words made the difference between life and death for our friend Dorsey, or Dee as we call him. You got an introduction to Dee Howard in podcast 27. When we met him last year, we immediately connected due to our common interest in storytelling. He weaves story into his local […] The post 28: Stop the Car appeared first on Long Story Short Podcast.

Duration: 00:16:48


27: One Way-No Left Turn

6/19/2017
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Thanks for checking in for a quick update the next podcast. We’re thrilled to present our friend Dee Howard. Born in Chicago, Dee went from a seemingly perfect suburban family to drugs, gangs and then prison. God never gave up on him though and Dee ended up sharing his stories in a recently published book, […] The post 27: One Way-No Left Turn appeared first on Long Story Short Podcast.

Duration: 00:06:35


25: Scars Tell Stories

11/14/2016
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Have you ever regretted your physical or even emotional scars? You wish they’d just disappear. You may have even tried removing them. Our guest today shares how he thought about this as well. And then he found his scars tell stories that help hurting people hear God’s story. We introduced Kay G Wilson in episode […] The post 25: Scars Tell Stories appeared first on Long Story Short Podcast.

Duration: 00:34:29


19: I Choose Joy

4/4/2016
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We never get tiredof hearing how God is at work in people’s lives. Each story is so unique and that’s definitely the case with Mary Jane and her weighted blankets. We were clueless about this whole idea of a weighted blanket. But after hearing Mary Jane’s story, we’re pretty pumped about how God is using […] The post 19: I Choose Joy appeared first on Long Story Short Podcast.

Duration: 00:24:11


18: A Story Pulls Up in a Cab

2/23/2016
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If you’re an avid follower of Long Story Short, you’ve seen us experiment with story-telling methods. Some people are more comfortable sharing astory in an essay-like manner. Others do better working from a simple outline. We’ve also dabbled with interviews. Today’s story pulledup in a cab. Not long before we recorded this podcast, we had […] The post 18: A Story Pulls Up in a Cab appeared first on Long Story Short Podcast.

Duration: 00:27:23


Podcast #17: Hope for Broken People

12/28/2015
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Two Stories of God Healing the Broken The two brothers in this episode display unusual maturity for their ages. But that’s not surprising after spending time with Ben and Isaiah and their family. Despite being brothers, these guys have very distinct life stories. And yet one of their many commonalities is that they love God […] The post Podcast #17: Hope for Broken People appeared first on LongStoryShortPodcast.com.

Duration: 00:18:20


Podcast #16: From Surrender to Submission

11/29/2015
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The Road No One Chooses We first recorded Ken and Patti eight months ago on podcast #9. According to the American dream, they should be on the verge of living out plans for the empty nest years. Instead, they’ve been catapulted into a dramatic journey to not only battle ALS, but wrestle with what submission […] The post Podcast #16: From Surrender to Submission appeared first on LongStoryShortPodcast.com.

Duration: 00:18:03


Podcast #13: What if We Lived Every Day Like That?

6/11/2015
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Our last three episodes were about storytelling. We invited youtoparticipate in our four-week class, “A Story Big Enough to Live In.” Duringthe final class, our friends practiced what we all learned by sharing a story or two. And so wegot to hear what God was up to in each other’s lives. This was all fun […] The post Podcast #13: What if We Lived Every Day Like That? appeared first on .

Duration: 00:15:31


A Story Big Enough to Live In – Part 2

4/28/2015
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If you caught podcast #10, you know we’re currently leading a four-week series at our church. It’s called “A Story Big Enough to Live In.” This episode is also a condensed summary of our notes from the class. If you’re interested in learning more about storytelling, this material will be right up your alley. Again, […] The post A Story Big Enough to Live In – Part 2 appeared first on .

Duration: 00:23:54


Podcast #8: Dare to Love?

2/14/2015
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We found ourselves a bit weary of death by the end of January. One friend lost his father after a long bout with illness. Another lost her brother-in-law unexpectedly. A dear woman from church lost her battle with a long-term medical condition. Several co-workers lost loved ones and we have parents and friends facing very […] The post Podcast #8: Dare to Love? appeared first on .

Duration: 00:14:20


Podcast #5 From Bean Soup to Babies

11/19/2014
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We’re excited to share our first female story teller on the podcast. God’s fingerprints are all over the stories Tamara tells. If you listen close, you’ll recognize the intimacy of a life with him. The more of these stories you come across in life and the more you step into conversation with him yourself, the […] The post Podcast #5 From Bean Soup to Babies appeared first on .

Duration: 00:11:28


Podcast #4 When God Disrupts Your Dreams

11/1/2014
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Dave’s story led us to think about two very different songs. First, there’s Frank Sinatra’s “My Way” from 1968. And, fromthe 90s there’s thelesser known “Dreams I Dream for You” by Avalon. The songs represent two distinct perspectives on life. Sinatra confidently belts out one man’s mission statement: “… For what is a man; what […] The post Podcast #4 When God Disrupts Your Dreams appeared first on .

Duration: 00:16:16


Podcast #3: God Shows Up at Purdue

10/5/2014
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It seems the longer you live, the more you realize this life can be difficult. We know too many people who are experiencing painful struggles. Illness, tragedy, chronic pain and betrayals. We’ve faced some of those things even in just the last year. Ok, you may be thinking this is going to be a real […] The post Podcast #3: God Shows Up at Purdue appeared first on .

Duration: 00:13:33


Podcast #2 Hearing God on the Road to Gence

9/14/2014
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In our second podcast, you meet our friend and neighbor Chris. It’s difficult to zero in on just one or two themes from his story. It’s packed with everything from questions of eternal life, to doubts, fears and complaints to God. At times his story even suggests the spirit of a psalmist who wrestles with […] The post Podcast #2 Hearing God on the Road to Gence appeared first on .

Duration: 00:14:14


Podcast 1: God’s Idea of an Action Hero

9/1/2014
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In episode one of Long Story Short Podcast our friend Mark shares how God transformed him from a police officer mainly concerned about accolades and action to a follower of Jesus. His concern has shifted now to invite Christ to work through him to redirect people’s lives. That completely changed Mark’s life and perspective on […] The post Podcast 1: God’s Idea of an Action Hero appeared first on .

Duration: 00:22:53