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Get Encouraged

Get Encouraged

By Chris Miller
Offering encouragement and inspiration to enhance your joy on the good days and help you push through the rough days, Get Encouraged brings a positive outlook on life. Each episode dives into a Biblical principle, and how it can encourage and inspire the world today. Visit getencouraged.blog for more.
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4 Take-Aways for Dad
Being a father is certainly rewarding, but it can also be challenging. The Bible encourages men to grow to meet the challenge, and in this episode, we look at 4 benchmarks for fatherhood. This episode is also available as a blog post: http://getencouraged.blog/2020/06/19/4-take-aways-for-dad/
02:34
June 17, 2021
Guiding Promise
Found in Psalm 37, this promise should bring us great encouragement as we trust the Lord with our lives. In this episode, we see how the Lord's promise to guide is not only for the great Bible heroes, but it is also for us. This episode is also available as a blog post: http://getencouraged.blog/2021/06/14/guiding-promise/
03:11
June 14, 2021
Finding True Peace
With so much hubbub around us, many folks long for peace, and they search for it in a number of places. As they search, peace seems to elude them, so they begin to ask if there really is true peace. We will answer that question in this episode. This episode is also available as a blog post: http://getencouraged.blog/2021/06/10/finding-true-peace/
03:57
June 10, 2021
Does God Care About Me?
Do I matter? This is a question a lot of folks ask in today's world. In so many situations, we are nothing more than a face in the crowd or a number on a file, so we begin to wonder if we matter. The Bible says we matter greatly, and in this episode, we'll dive into how valuable we are to the Lord. This episode is also available as a blog post: http://getencouraged.blog/2021/01/26/does-god-care-about-me/
02:15
June 7, 2021
Trusting the Lord
We may have difficulty trusting the Lord, but it is certainly worth it. This episode is also available as a blog post: http://getencouraged.blog/2021/06/01/hard-but-worth-it/
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June 3, 2021
Remembering (Memorial Day)
Scripture encourages us to remember the past so we can be thankful for the blessings of today. This episode is also available as a blog post: http://getencouraged.blog/2020/05/24/remembering/
02:08
May 31, 2021
Out of the Storm
It was out of Job's storm he gained a firm understanding of the Lord's goodness, and it can be out of life's storms that we experience the fullness of God's grace. This episode is also available as a blog post: http://getencouraged.blog/2021/01/17/out-of-the-storm/
02:32
May 31, 2021
Have You Been Waiting?
We live in a super connected world, so waiting can be one of the most difficult parts of life. Yet, we are forced to wait at times, and the Bible offers encouragement. In this episode, we'll see how Isaiah encourages us as we wait. This episode is also available as a blog post: http://getencouraged.blog/2021/05/20/have-you-been-waiting/
02:09
May 24, 2021
Pressure Cooker of Life
Life's decisions and stresses can certainly put us under a great deal of pressure, and the Bible offers some key points to remember as we go through life's pressure cooker. This episode is also available as a blog post: http://getencouraged.blog/2020/11/15/pressure-cooker-of-life/
03:00
May 20, 2021
His Friends Pressed On
In hard times, it is easy to quit, but not quitting can bring a great reward. It did for one man whose friends persisted in the face of many obstacles. In this episode, we will meet this man and his friends and see how their example encourages us today. You can find more at getencouraged.blog.
04:40
May 17, 2021
Did God reject me?
Feelings of rejection and being failed by God can come amid hard times, yet the Bible offers encouragement to push through these feelings. This episode discusses how the Psalmist resolved these feelings in Psalm 77. This episode is also available as a blog post: http://getencouraged.blog/2021/05/13/feeling-rejected-heres-help/
03:32
May 13, 2021
Are You Afraid?
A number of folks are finding their way through a fearful season right now, and the Bible offers encouragement for handling our fears. In this episode, we'll take a look at a Biblically suggested response to fear. This episode is also available as a blog post: http://getencouraged.blog/2021/01/14/are-you-afraid/
02:42
May 10, 2021
3 Keys to Remember Amid Suffering
Where is God? Why is he not answering? Questions we all ask during times of suffering, and Isaiah offers 3 keys worth remembering during these times. This episode takes a look at the keys Isaiah offers in chapter 40. This episode is also available as a blog post: http://getencouraged.blog/2021/05/06/3-keys-to-remember-amid-suffering/
04:59
May 6, 2021
Personal Guidance
The Lord provides us with personal guidance. He does not stay at a distance hoping we find our way. Rather, he personally goes before us. He helps; he leads; he guides. This episode reminds us of this promise found in the Bible.
02:33
May 3, 2021
Sleepless Nights Can Become Restful Ones
Another sleepless night as it seems the world's problems are waiting outside our window for an opportune time to pounce. Fear and anxiety keep us awake, and in this episode we are reminded of our security in the Lord. This episode is also available as a blog post: http://getencouraged.blog/2021/04/29/sleepless-nights-can-become-restful-ones/
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April 29, 2021
The Father, My Son, and the Holy Ghost Reminds Us of Our Hope
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Song lyrics have a way of thrusting the hope of the Gospel message in front of us without us even realizing it. The lyrics grab our hearts and capture our minds, so we focus on our hope. The Father, My Son, and the Holy Ghost is one such song bringing us much hope. This episode is also available as a blog post: http://getencouraged.blog/2020/01/27/music-monday-the-father-my-son-and-the-holy-ghost/
07:04
April 28, 2021
4 Reasons the Tomb is Empty
All the Gospel writers tell us of a resurrection. Each takes a different angle, but they all come to the same climax: an empty tomb. Our hope rests in Jesus coming out of the tomb, but how do we know our hope is in the right place? In this episode, we discuss 4 reasons we can be sure the tomb is empty. This episode is also available as a blog post: http://getencouraged.blog/2021/04/26/4-reasons-the-tomb-is-empty/
05:44
April 26, 2021
Appearing to Boost Our Confidence
A fishless night brought Peter and the other disciples face-to-face with a resurrected Jesus, and Peter illustrates why we can be confident when taking our mistakes and failures straight to the Lord. This episode is also available as a blog post: http://getencouraged.blog/2021/04/22/appearing-to-boost-our-confidence/
04:44
April 22, 2021
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00:51
April 21, 2021
3 Keys to Maintain a Positive Attitude
In today's uncertain world where negativity is swirling around us, it is hard to maintain a positive outlook. This episode brings 3 keys to help us stay positive even though negativity is all around us. This episode is also available as a blog post: http://getencouraged.blog/2021/04/19/3-keys-to-maintain-a-positive-attitude/
05:30
April 19, 2021
Appearing to the Doubter
His lack of presence is his watermark in history, and many are glad he was absent. And this is for good reason. They relate to him. Who? How? Why? Check out this episode as we discuss doubt. This episode is also available as a blog post: http://getencouraged.blog/2021/04/15/appearing-to-the-doubter/
03:27
April 15, 2021
Peace in Uncertain Times
Jesus' greeting to us, "Peace be with you," is much more than him saying howdy. His greeting can bring us much comfort in these uncertain times. We'll see how in this episode. This episode is also available as a blog post: http://getencouraged.blog/2021/04/12/peace-in-uncertain-times/
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April 12, 2021
Appearing Amid Life’s Shattered Pieces
Each of Jesus' post-resurrection appearances gives a reason why we can be grateful for the empty tomb. His appearance on the road to Emmaus shows we can trust the Lord when life is shattered. This episode is also available as a blog post: http://getencouraged.blog/2021/04/08/appearing-amid-lifes-shattered-pieces/
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April 8, 2021
Appearing to the Brokenhearted
Jesus appeared to many folks in the days after his resurrection. Each appearance brought with it a reason we can be grateful for the empty tomb. The appearance to Mary Magdalene shows we do not have to be alone amid heartbreak. This episode is also available as a blog post: http://getencouraged.blog/2021/04/05/appearing-to-the-brokenhearted/
04:41
April 5, 2021
Feeling Abandoned and Lonely...
"My God, my God, why have you forsaken me?" This was the cry of Jesus from the cross, and it may be the cry of many throughout life. As the unbearable pressure of life crushes us, feelings of abandonment and loneliness appear, and we begin to wonder where the Lord has gone. The answer can be found on a hill. This episode is also available as a blog post: http://getencouraged.blog/2021/04/01/feeling-abandoned-and-lonely/
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April 1, 2021
3 Keys for Overcoming Doubt
While Easter is a joyous season, it can also be a stressful season for Christians struggling with doubts and questions. This episode offers 3 keys to help overcome our doubts. This episode is also available as a blog post: http://getencouraged.blog/2020/02/11/3-keys-for-overcoming-doubt/
10:29
March 31, 2021
5 Tips for Understanding the Bible
This episode is also available as a blog post: http://getencouraged.blog/2020/01/10/5-tips-for-understanding-the-bible/
06:11
March 30, 2021
Who Can We Trust?
Our trust can bring hope in some dark times. This episode is also available as a blog post: http://getencouraged.blog/2021/03/25/who-can-we-trust/
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March 30, 2021
Dirty Work
Following Jesus can mean doing some dirty work. This episode is also available as a blog post: http://getencouraged.blog/2021/03/29/dirty-work/
03:42
March 29, 2021