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The Practical Disciple Podcast

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Small Group Prayer: Five Tips for A Powerful Prayer Group Experience

Learn five ways to have a powerful small group prayer experience even if praying with people is intimidating for you.

Duration: 00:21:32

Surrounding Yourself With Objects that Reinforce Your Faith

Trigger yourself toward greater faithfulness in God everyday by surrounding yourself with tangible reminders of important spiritual lessons. Learn how in today's podcast.

Duration: 00:21:45

Trusting God in New Endeavors

Gain courage when faced with newness through this timeless biblical message of God being bigger than your circumstances and greater than your abilities as we explore the stories of David, Joshua, and Moses.

Duration: 00:28:20

How to Read the Bible in One Year

Want to read the Bible in year? This podcast offers simple proven solutions to the five most common mistakes. Plus, you get access to over a dozen one year bible reading plans.

Duration: 00:33:10

Six Bible Reading Mistakes that Will Stunt Your Growth

Discover six common mistakes you may be making that are causing you to read the bible ineffectively. Overcome these mistakes and the Bible will transform your life and relationship with God.

Duration: 00:22:01

The Power of Confession

Discover the three life-changing benefits of self-examination and confession. Plus, learn three easy-to-follow guidelines to create a powerful discipline of confession.

Duration: 00:24:51

5 Steps to Studying a Book of the Bible

Learn how to study a book of the Bible using five simple steps that will help you understand and apply what you read. Free Book of the Bible Study Checklist also available.

Duration: 00:26:20

Seven Godly Christmas Gifts

When purchasing Christmas gifts this year consider these seven godly gifts that can be a blessing with spiritual merit. These gifts are also appropriate year round and for special occasions.

Duration: 00:23:41

How to Stop Recurring Sin, Part 2

In this second episode of the two part series, How to Stop Recurring Sin, John Arnold reveals six easy to implement strategies you can use to break a habit of sinning.

Duration: 00:17:28

How to Stop Recurring Sin, Part 1

Discover how to stop recurring sin in this two part series. In this first episode learn five types of prayer you can use to break the bonds of recurring sin. You'll also learn the five fold movement of repentance necessary to truly experience lasting change in your behavior. Plus, John Arnold shares three ways you can move toward remorse for your sin so that you can come to God with a contrite heart.

Duration: 00:29:46

How to Care Daily for Your Spirit

Learn how to maintain the health of your spirit for deeper peace and happiness with easy-to-apply daily steps shared by Rev. Michael Vinson. Just as we have certain needs for our body to stay healthy our spirit has needs. Discover three "inputs" and three "outputs" you need to exercise everyday to stay spiritually healthy.

Duration: 00:39:55

How to Pray the ACTS Prayer Method

How to pray the ACTS prayer method to deepen and broaden your prayer life and relationship with God. The ACTS prayer is a simple four part prayer model anyone can use.

Duration: 00:21:54

Which Bible Translation is Best?

Learn the different approaches bible translators make when translating the bible, so you can wisely select an accurate version of the bible.

Duration: 00:17:57

10 Things to Consider when Buying a Bible

Cut through the confusion of what to buy as a bible with these ten tips to consider. These guidelines will help you buy a bible just right for your needs.

Duration: 00:21:48

My Top 10 Pitfalls of Prayer and How to Avoid Them

Learn how to pray better by using these top ten prayer mistakes as a troubleshooting guide to improve your prayer life.

Duration: 00:31:43

[Bonus Episode] SOAP Bible Study Method, step-by-step instructions

Bring your bible reading to life using the simple four step SOAP bible reading method. Get step-by-step instructions on how to immediately identify truths in God's word and apply them to your life. This is a particular easy bible study technique for beginner bible readers.

Duration: 00:25:22

Discover Your Life Purpose

The three essential elements of a powerful purpose are revealed in this podcast so you can live a richer more meaningful life. Tap into your passion, unleash your gifts, and make a difference by clearly identifying your life purpose.

Duration: 00:28:13

Four Reasons You Can't Focus in Prayer and How to Overcome Them

Conquer your wandering mind in prayer by understanding the four main reason you can't focus and practical strategies to overcome each one. Learn how to pray with greater focus by engaging your mind and body with these easy to do prayer tips. Using these proven prayer strategies for focus you can strengthen your relationship with God and have a richer more meaningful prayer life.

Duration: 00:35:47

How to Start A Daily Bible Reading Habit and Never Miss It

Discover surefire techniques to read your Bible every day and complete it in a year or less. Easy actionable reading strategies that work. John Arnold has been reading four chapters every day without fail since 1983. Find out the secret strategies he uses to not only finishing reading the Bible in a year or less, but again and again.

Duration: 00:25:03

Introduction to The Practical Disciple Podcast

John Arnold, author, speaker, and pastor, introduces the the three areas of disciple: Bible study, prayer, and living out your purpose, covered in the podcast and introduces himself.

Duration: 00:10:13