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9 minutes | a day ago
71 | What Ephesians 4:26 has to say about our Amygdala?
In this podcast I want to talk about some interesting advice the Apostle Paul gave about 2,000 years ago, and how it affects our amygdala.
12 minutes | 17 days ago
70 | When do Christians cross the line on civil disobedience?
In this podcast I discuss the tensions in the Christian community over acts of civil disobedience. Are there times when believers should disobey governments?
9 minutes | a month ago
69 | When Jesus paid the Temple Tax, and why
In this podcast, I want to hopefully answer the burning question that has puzzled many for years, why did Jesus volunteer to pay the temple tax.
7 minutes | 2 months ago
68 | Let’s do things badly
In this podcast I want to discuss a statement that Roman Catholic author, philosopher and theologian, G. K. Chesterton, made that I believe is a key to success. He is something is worth doing, it's worth doing badly.
10 minutes | 2 months ago
67 | False prophecy or false prophet?
In this podcast I want to deal with a trending issue among Charismatics: Does a false prophecy mean a person is a false prophet?
7 minutes | 3 months ago
66 | A working theory: Can our prayers change the past?
Hi my name is Dean Smith and in this podcast I want to discuss my theory that our prayers can change the past. And also share a story from World War II, that seems to suggest they can.
8 minutes | 3 months ago
65 | Is there a secret message in the dead fig tree incident?
In this podcast I want to discuss one of the more puzzling stories in Gospels and perhaps even offer a bit of an explanation of the secret message that Jesus was trying to pass on. It involves the time that Jesus cursed a fig tree, because it bore no fruit.
8 minutes | 3 months ago
64 | Trump prophecies: Believe the prophets and you shall prosper?
Hi my name is Dean Smith and in this podcast I want to talk about a verse in 2 Chronicles 20:20, that reads, "Believe His prophets, and you will prosper" and how this verse was misused by people prophesying that Donald Trump would win a second term as US president.
9 minutes | 3 months ago
63 | Trump prophecies: What happened when Jeremiah Johnson retracted his Trump prophecy?
In this podcast, I discuss the dozens of prophecies that came out in 2020 and earlier that Donald Trump would be reelected as President of the United States in Nov., 2020 and particularly what happened when Jeremiah Johnson retracted his prophecy, predicting Trump's reelection.
15 minutes | 5 months ago
62 | Does a solitary Bible verse explain what happened to dinosaurs?
In this podcast, I want to hopefully answer one of the bigger Bible mysteries: what happened to the dinosaurs. According to the Genesis creation account, God created all animal life on the sixth day which by definition would have included dinosaurs.
13 minutes | 6 months ago
61 | Breaking Perception’s power
In this podcast I want to talk about Breaking Perception’s Power or changing your perception of you. I was reading about a few interesting psychological studies that revealed the powerful hold that negative perceptions can have on people. It can be so strong that it even negatively impacts how well you can do things.
13 minutes | 7 months ago
60 | The day God needed ‘super grace’
Hi my name is Dean Smith and in this podcast, I want to talk about the day in 1995, when God needed to use super-grace. On Sept. 2, 2020, I was surprised to hear about the passing of Duch, pronounced Dook. He was one of the most brutal mass murders of the past century. And I guess by definition that makes him one of the most notorious Christians of that era as well.
13 minutes | 8 months ago
59 | Conquering exaggerated fear
Hi my name is Dean Smith and in this podcast, I want to talk about conquering exaggerated fear. My wife and I were talking to friends recently and they told a story of person who was being very careful about COVID including isolating herself and wearing masks when she needed to go out. And there is nothing wrong with that.
4 minutes | 9 months ago
58 | 4 Rs for 4 Countries
In this podcast, Wayne Johnston recounts on how God recently gave him four single words that began with the letter R for four countries while he was out buying dog food.
13 minutes | 9 months ago
57 | The sons of God and the Antichrist
Hi my name is Dean Smith and in this podcast, I want to discuss the possible strange connection between the Sons of God, mentioned in Genesis 6 as having married the daughters of men, and the Antichrist.
16 minutes | 9 months ago
56 | Who are the Nephilim and Sons of God?
Hi my name is Dean Smith and in this podcast I want to delve into some rather strange Bible verses that led up to the world-wide flood found in the Book of Genesis. It involves the passage where the Sons of God married the daughters of men found in Genesis 6 that led up to Noah's world-wide flood.
8 minutes | 10 months ago
55 | Crossing over to the other side of faith
Hi my name is Dean Smith, and in this podcast I am asking: Are you ready to cross over to the other side of faith? But first let me tell you an interesting story involving the dramatic healing of Tony Yahle in West Carrollton, Ohio. It was so dramatic that the story was featured in several secular news sites including the New York Daily News, ABC News and WHIO TV.
11 minutes | 10 months ago
54 | Are you an injustice collector?
FOLLOW OUR PODCAST ON (search opentheword): Itunes Stitcher Spotify Google Play IHeartRadio TuneIn Podchaser PODCAST NOTES: Hi my name is Dean Smith and in this podcast I am asking are you an injustice collector? Several years ago, my wife and I invited a newly married Christian couple over to our home. I have no idea what we are talking about. I vaguely remember it was about church — but this is important — it wasn’t anything serious. It was just a casual conversation. It wasn’t about anyone or anything. Suddenly, the husband exploded in absolute rage. Anger poured out of him like hot lava. We were shocked. His wife looked at him with her mouth wide open. After things subsided a bit, I asked him why he was so upset by what we were talking about. He sheepishly looked at me, shrugged his shoulders, and said “I don’t know.” Something in what we said triggered him. It could have been a single word or phrase. But whatever it was it unleashed a torrent of rage. …
7 minutes | a year ago
53 | What baseball cards tell you, about you
Hi my name is Dean Smith and in this podcast I ask the simple question does how you look on a baseball card actually determine how long you live? Well according to researchers from Wayne State University in Detroit, Michigan apparently it does.
11 minutes | a year ago
52 | You have just 90 seconds
Hi my name is Dean Smith and in this podcast I want to talk about a strange dream I had and how it relates to a 90-second warning.
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