Fuel For The Harvest
By Fuel For The Harvest
Fuel For The Harvest podcast hosts, Charlie and Nathan are coming to you from all around the world (here, there, and everywhere) with wild testimonies, tips, and talks. The mission: equipping "ordinary" Christians around the globe to become everyday Kingdom laborers in their harvest fields (Matthew 9:35-38). It's all about living with hearts on fire and lives on purpose!
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Check Out Our Podcast Page: FuelForTheHarvest.com
Contact us at: FuelForTheHarvest@gmail.com
Check out more of what we do at: ForgeForward.org
Episode 98: Charlie and Nathan's Favorite Spiritual Practices
How many times have you heard "pray" or "read your Bible"? These are just two of the often undervalued, and under-used, spiritual practices that are essential to the Christian life. In this episode of Fuel For The Harvest, Nathan and Charlie share some of their personal favorite spiritual practices.
October 19, 2021
Episode 97: The Biblical Jesus among other Jesus-es
There are billions of people on planet earth today who say they believe in Jesus, but is the Jesus they believe in the TRUE Jesus --the Jesus of the Bible? In this episode of Fuel For the Harvest, Charlie and Nathan discuss the importance of knowing which Jesus you worship. They share common misconceptions about who Jesus is and common false Jesus-es in our culture today.
October 12, 2021
Episode 96: Scouting an Unreached People Group
In this special live episode, Charlie and Nathan scout an unreached people group in the Middle East with no known believers. Join the journey as they share some of the ins and outs of the engaging the unreached.
October 5, 2021
Episode 95: House Church Revival in Poland W/ Tymoteusz PART 2
This week Tymoteusz (Tim) re-joins the podcast to share the epic conclusion of his story about the house church movement in Poland.
September 28, 2021
Episode 94: House Church Revival in Poland W/ Tymoteusz
This week Tymoteusz (Tim) joins the podcast to share about the house church movement in Poland that is bringing about a powerful revival.
September 21, 2021
Episode 93: Redefining "Missionary" W/ Bethany from BTJ
This week Bethany from Back To Jerusalem joins the podcast to discuss how we define two of the most important words in Christianity: missionary and believer...and you might be surprised by the conclusion!
September 14, 2021
Episode 92: From Allah to Jesus w/ Kareemah Emordi
Kareemah Emordi joins the podcast to share about her radical journey from Islam to Jesus and how Jesus is using her to advance his kingdom!
September 7, 2021
Episode 91: How God Can Use a Chronic Entrepreneur w/ Matt Luce
Matt Luce joins the podcast to share about how Jesus is using his unique gifts to advance the kingdom around the world.
August 31, 2021
Episode 90: "When People Meet Me, They Meet Jesus" w/ Falon Reynolds
Falon Reynolds joins the podcast to share about how Jesus radically changed her life and how she is sharing that life change with others.
August 24, 2021
Episode 89: Special Commissioning
Hear absolutely incredible testimonies from the students of Surge, one of Forge's equipping programs! And hear a powerful message from Forge Speaker Charlie Marquis!
August 17, 2021
Episode 88: Urban Ministry w/ Marquies Whisenton
Marquies Whisenton shares about his adopted ministry title - Urban Missionary - and reaching gang-bangers, the poor, and the lost “tribes” in Denver.
August 10, 2021
Episode 87: PART 2 What Keeps Us Form Answering God's Call? w/ Dwight Robertson
Dwight Robertson continues the conversation on barriers to answering God's call.
August 3, 2021
Episode 86: What Keeps Us From Answering God's Call? w/ Dwight Robertson
Forge Founder, Dwight Robertson, Joins the podcast to discuss what stopped him from answering God's call, and how those hindrances may be stopping us too.
July 27, 2021
Episode 85: Wild Journey From the Fringe to the Church w/ Marquies Whisenton
Marquies Whisenton shares about growing up around gang-bangers and being draw to that lifestyle until Jesus did the “impossible.”
July 20, 2021
Episode 84: Fresh God-Stories From the Field!
"I prayed to Allah five times per day for 16 years and he never answered my prayer, but you know what happened when I prayed to Jesus once?!"... Jesus' kingdom is advancing all around the world! You don’t want to miss these incredible updates.
July 13, 2021
Episode 83: Coming to Christ in a Pandemic w/ Vince Gibbons
Vince Gibbons, a college student, hit the end of his rope during the pandemic. But it was really only the beginning!
July 6, 2021
Episode 82: The Double Persecution of Somali Believers
Waarfa joins the podcast once agin to share about Somali believers from Muslim backgrounds and their heartbreaking reality: Double Persecution. Check it out to discover what Waarfa means by this!
June 29, 2021
Episode 81: Radically Experiencing Jesus on a Mountain w/ Silas Bowden
Charlie and Nathan interview Silas Bowden, who shares about the radical transformation that he experienced when he encountered the living Jesus.
June 22, 2021
Episode 80: Mudrunner - Advancing the Kingdom No Matter the People, the Place, or the Cost
Nathan interviews Charlie on his upcoming book, Mudrunner to be released June 19th! In Mudrunner, Charlie shares riveting stories from his own Kingdom adventures across the globe: proclaiming Jesus to forgotten tribes, witnessing miracles, pushing back spiritual darkness, even running from a lion! He also provides Biblical challenges, equipping and inspiring believers to join Jesus in His Kingdom cause—whether across the street or across the sea. Available on Amazon, Barnes and Noble, and more!
June 15, 2021
Episode 79: Discovering God-Sized Vision
What vision are you living for? Charlie and Nathan examine the importance of a God-given vision and life’s dangers without one, and give a few pointers on discerning God's vision for your life.
June 8, 2021
Episode 78: The Gates of Hell
Where will your feet take you? For most of us it's to the comfortable and safe environments of everyday life. But, is that what Jesus had in mind when he called people to follow him? Join Charlie and Nathan as they evaluate when Jesus took his followers to “the Gates of Hell.”
June 1, 2021
Episode 77: Longing for Revival w/ Adrian Despres
We are hearing this word more and more--REVIVAL. But what exactly is revival, how will we know when it's happening, and what can we do to help bring it about? Nathan and Charlie interview itinerant evangelist Adrian Despres, exploring revival.
May 25, 2021
Episode 76: Surviving The Aurora Theater Shooting w/ Justin Davis
Charlie and Nathan interview theater shooting survivor Justin. He shares about grappling with this horror and discovering transformation. What does it look like to face suffering and overcome?
May 18, 2021
Episode 75: The Roar Within w/ Brent Henderson
Join us this week as we interview Brent Henderson about his new book, "The Roar Within" - Brent brings truth to our battle for identity while sharing tales of hunting out in the wild!
May 11, 2021
Episode 74: Somali Muslim to Jesus-Lover (LIVE w/ Warfaa)
You don't want to miss this episode! Get an inside look at Islam inside Somalia by joining Nathan and Charlie in hearing from a man who was born into one of the most strict muslim countries on earth. Discover how he encountered the living Jesus and his life was radically changed. The cost was high...but Jesus was worth it.
May 4, 2021
Episode 73: Glimpses of Revival
Our culture is increasingly moving away from the good news of Jesus. But hope is not lost. Believers across the nation and around the world have been praying for revival! And we are starting to see glimpses! Join Nathan and Charlie this week as they share about revival sparks they are seeing.
April 27, 2021
Episode 72: The Weapons of Our Warfare (Part 3 of Overcoming Satanic Strongholds).
This week Charlie and Nathan continue discussing spiritual warfare by talking about the offensive weapons we have in the battle. Learn more this week on Fuel For The Harvest.
April 20, 2021
Episode 71: PART 2 of Overcoming Satanic Strongholds
This week Charlie and Nathan continue discussing what strongholds the enemy may seek to gain in our lives and how we can overcome them.
April 13, 2021
Episode 70: Overcoming Satanic Strongholds
Just a few weeks ago, Nathan and Charlie discussed the Scripture "Satan hindered us" and how the enemy might hinder mission. Today they share about the personal side of spiritual attack. Listen in to learn more!
April 6, 2021
Episode 69: Seeing Jesus - The Centurion
Join Nathan and Charlie as they discuss what a Gentile soldier noticed about Jesus. How does this man’s interaction impact our view of Jesus today?
March 30, 2021
Episode 68: But Satan Hindered Us...
Should we expect Satan to hinder us as believers? Or are we exempt from that? Listen in as Charlie and Nathan discuss a perplexing verse from scripture.
March 23, 2021
Episode 67: Everyday Harvest
Join Charlie and Nathan this week as they revisit one of their earliest episodes on the who and the how of evangelism. Hear fresh stores and expanded explanation of this important subject. We are living in an exciting day and age--the harvest is plentiful!
March 16, 2021
Episode 66: True Faith & Faithfulness
What is faith? How does it relate to faithfulness? Have you really understood the true meaning of faith? It could make all the difference!
March 9, 2021
Episode 65: Billy Graham Stories You've Never Heard
Join Charlie and Nathan this week as they share about a trip they took to the Billy Graham Training Center and Library. Hear about Billy's Life of Humility and Faith. Hear about what Billy's life looked like behind the scenes. Join them as they ask hard questions about Itinerant ministry. All in this latest episode of Fuel for the Harvest.
March 2, 2021
Episode 64: Triumph, Witchcraft, and Mission w/ Missionaries in E. Africa
How do you bring the good news of Jesus to people who have never heard it before? It's no easy task. In this episode, Nathan and Charlie come to you live with missionaries Scott and Cassie, in East Africa. Listen in to hear how they brought the good news of Jesus to a formerly unreached people group and what they encountered along the way.
February 23, 2021
Episode 63: Helping Can't Hurt, Can It?
Join Charlie and Nathan and hear a wild story of when their entire tribal ministry was nearly destroyed. Hear about concepts related to "When Helping Hurts" and "Toxic Charity.”
February 16, 2021
Episode 62: Unusual Soldiers W/ “Biz”
Join Nathan and Charlie as they hear from missionary, and founder of Unusual Soldiers, “Biz.” They discuss overcoming inadequacy and walking in the incredible opportunities of advancing God’s Kingdom.
February 9, 2021
Episode 61: Do All Paths Actually Lead to God?
Is it true that Jesus is really the one and only path? Is it possible that all religions lead to the same destination--like many trails lead to the peak of a mountain? Can I take various practices from various religions and mix them together but still call myself a Christian if I worship Jesus? In this weeks episode Nathan and Charlie tackle these crucial questions.
February 2, 2021
Episode 60: Within Reach W/David Joannes
From cover to cover the Bible reveals God's heart for the nations and therefore his emphasis on mission. It has been said, if you take missions out of the Bible all you would have left is the cover. Join Charlie and Nathan as they discuss the importance of mission with special guest, missionary, and author David Joannes.
January 26, 2021
Episode 59: Have We Missed the Intentions of The Great Commission?
Matthew 28--This passage has been made famous by evangelicals. The question is, do we really take the time to understand what is being said. Join Charlie and Nathan as they dive into this important passage.
January 19, 2021
Episode 58: Pastoring in a Pandemic - Pastors & COVID-19 w/ Chris Emery
Nathan, Charlie, and Pastor Chris Emery discuss what it has looked like for pastors and Church leaders to navigate the enormous difficulties of COVID-19. The ups, the downs, and the inside scoop.
January 12, 2021
Episode 57: What is “Church?”
We say, "church" all the time. But do we really know what this word means? Have we considered what it means to be a part of the local and global church? Join Charlie and Nathan as they discuss these important questions and more!
January 5, 2021
Episode 56: Discerning God’s Will W/ Jason Roe
Have you ever wondered how in the world to discern the will of God? This week, Forge speaker and evangelist Jason Roe joins Charlie and Nathan to discuss this difficult and sometimes illusive question.
December 29, 2020
Episode 55: Is the Modern Social Gospel Problematic?
Our culture is constantly shifting--and this shift is affecting the church. We are finding more and more that the good news of Jesus is being watered down and forgotten--even by Christians. More and more frequently, in place of gospel proclamation, many Christians are finding solace in doing social-justice work. Social justice work is by no means bad and actually can be really great, but what if it’s often missing the fullness of God’s plan?
December 22, 2020
Episode 54: Compelling Others to Live Missionally W/ Adaline Ostler
What does it look like to mobilize a movement in your local church?! Adaline Ostler joins to share about God’s movement in rural Nevada and how so many in her church have been compelled to join God’s mission. Jesus is at work - not only among believers but among outcasts, the poor, and prostitutes!
December 15, 2020
Episode 53: Extraordinary Faith & Family Discipleship -W/Karl and Susie from The Karl Gessler Band!
What does it look like to disciple your children? What would that look like if you were a family band constantly on the road?? The Gesslers are not your typical family. They have given up lives of normalcy in order to pursue Jesus wherever he may lead them. They have a ministry called “The Gospel for Planet Earth,” and travel across the nation as The Karl Gessler Band, sharing the message of Jesus with anyone they encounter along the way. Their family lives by extraordinary faith, trusting God to regularly provide for their needs as they travel from place to place. Tune in to hear some incredible stories of these unique Kingdom Laborers!
December 8, 2020
Episode 52: Is Forgiveness a Process or a Choice?
Christians around the world highly value forgiveness. The fact that it is so prolific leads many to believe that it is also well understood. The only problem? Nathan and Charlie have found this to not be the case. Forgiveness is commonly misunderstood. In this episode Charlie and Nathan dive into the scriptures to attempt to answer this plaguing question: Is forgiveness a process or a choice?
December 1, 2020
Episode 51: What Happens to Those Who Never Hear?
This is a question for the ages! What happens to those who never hear the good news of Jesus? In this episode Charlie and Nathan look at a few different views, dig into Scripture, and share their perspective. You might be surprised by what they think. After listening you might enjoy this article: www.thegospelcoalition.org/article/what-happens-to-those-who-never-hear-gospel/?amp
November 24, 2020
Episode 50: What's Missing in the Modern Church?
In this episode Charlie and Nathan tackle this interesting and perplexing question, "What's missing in the modern Church?" and even in the modern culture! They discuss one of Jesus' most profound, common and preeminent teachings, that somehow so many Christians have missed. Hear it on this week's episode of Fuel For The Harvest.
November 17, 2020
Episode 49: Engaging the Unengaged in Central Asia
How far would you go to love your neighbor? Would you invest a week's salary? Would you ride on a bus for 15 hours? What if that bus had known terrorists on it? Check out this latest episode to hear about the ministry of two Forge Ambassadors living in central Asia, going the distance for the sake of others coming to know Jesus.
November 10, 2020
Episode 48: Update From a Forge Ambassador to Somalia!
Tune in to hear about God’s movement among one of the most difficult people groups to reach - Somalis. A Forge ambassador has counted the cost and found Jesus to be worthy--even of the most extreme risks. You don’t want to miss this episode!
November 3, 2020
Episode 47: "Jesus Takes Away All Our Problems" - Things The Bible Never Said W/ Hope Radebaugh
Ever heard this one? Does the Bible actually teach that following Jesus will lead to an easy life? In this episode we ask: what does the Bible really teach about the relationship between Jesus and our problems?
October 27, 2020
Episode 46: "Four Things the Bible Never Said" w/ Paul Epperson - Things The Bible Never Said
Lightning Round! In this episode we explore four things the Bible never said.
October 20, 2020
Episode 45: "You Should Not Judge" - Things The Bible Never Said WITH Daniel Ingle
One of Jesus' most famous quotes comes from Matthew 7, where he says, "Judge Not..." You may have heard it said that the Bible teaches us to NEVER judge. In this episode we ask if thats true. It's a popular position, but does it match all the teachings of the Bible? We discover the Bible provides a lot more context for this statement!
October 13, 2020
Episode 44: "I am Saved Solely For Heaven" - Things The Bible Never Said
Christians frequently hear about how Jesus' work on the cross saves us from Hell and gives us access to Heaven. In this episode, we ask, is that all he saved us for?
October 6, 2020
Episode 43: "God Wants Us to Avoid Suffering" - Things The Bible Never Said w/ Adrian Despres
Suffering is a tricky subject. For many Christians suffering is seen as something to be avoided. In this episode we ask is suffering really something that Christians should avoid? What does the bible really say about suffering? Join us as we dive in and examine this potentially unsettling reality of following Jesus.
September 29, 2020
Episode 42: "Follow Your Heart" - Things The Bible Never Said w/ Johnny Kittrell
Our culture loves to tell us to follow our heart. Should we? Does God actually want us to follow our own hearts? Join us on today's podcast as we explore this common phrase and what the Bible has to say about it.
September 22, 2020
Episode 41: "Pastors/Leaders Have Special Access to God" - Things The Bible Never Said
Have you ever heard this phrase? Maybe we believe it’s true. Even if we don’t, many of us live as if it’s actually true. Join us this week as we discuss whether or not pastors (and other church leaders) have special access to God.
September 15, 2020
Episode 40: "The Devil Made Me Do It" - Things The Bible Never Said w/ Paul Epperson
Have you ever heard this phrase? It is so common but is it realistic? Even a little?
September 8, 2020
Episode 39: "God Can't Be in the Presence of Sin/Evil" - Things The Bible Never Said
So many people tell us "God cannot be in the presence of evil or sin." This issue greatly impacts our view of whether or how the demonic realm can impact believers as well as the character of God and humanity! Join us as we discuss this loaded topic and evaluate "Things The Bible Never Said" so that you will be better equipped to discern truth and truly love others as a Kingdom Laborer.
September 1, 2020
Episode 38: "God Helps Those Who Help Themselves" - Things The Bible Never Said
You've heard it said, "God helps those who helps themselves.” Is that true? Join us as we discuss key truths relating to this statement and evaluate "Things The Bible Never Said" so that you will be better equipped to discern truth and truly love others as a Kingdom Laborer.
August 25, 2020
Episode 37: "You Know God's Will Because He Opens a Door" - Things The Bible Never Said
Maybe you’ve been told, "when God closes a door he opens another one” or “this must be God’s will because the door is open.” Should we ever look for doors to discern God’s will? Join us as we discuss and evaluate "Things The Bible Never Said" so that you will be better equipped to discern truth and truly love others as a Kingdom Laborer.
August 18, 2020
Episode 36: "God Won't Give You More Than You Can Handle" - Things The Bible Never Said
Has someone ever responded to your situation with ”Christianese” phrases? Maybe you’ve been told, "when God closes a door he opens another one." We attempt to be helpful with these phrases, but are we actually doing more harm than good? Often these statements are not only unhelpful, but completely false. Join us as we discuss and evaluate"Things The Bible Never Said" so that you will be better equipped to discern truth and truly love others as a Kingdom Laborer.
August 11, 2020
Episode 35: Building Bridges w/ Ted Talk Speaker Matt T.
How can we find common ground rather than fight each other? Matt Trombley joins us to discuss the message he shared on a Ted Talk - how we can build relationships with those who are different than us, just like Jesus did. Matt is a family man, works in the financial world, and runs a thriving mens ministry in Colorado. Check out his Ted Talk here: www.ted.com/speakers/matt_trombley
August 4, 2020
Episode 34: Engaging Atheists w/ Adrian Despres (Worldviews #9)
How do we logically approach the message of the Bible with modern skeptics? In this episode, Evangelist & Forge Speaker Adrian Despres joins to share about reaching atheists and skeptics.
July 28, 2020
Episode 33: What Do Muslims Believe & How Do We Engage Them? w/ Mick Veach (Worldviews #8)
In this episode we continue our series on worldviews by discussing and evaluating the second largest world religion: Islam. Mick Veach worked in the Islamic world for 10 years, and brings important insight and depth to the discussion of how we reach our Muslim neighbors.
July 21, 2020
Episode 32: Jospeh Smith, False Prophet? W/ Adrian Despres (Worldviews #7-Part 2)
In this episode, Evangelist & Forge Speaker Adrian Despres joins us Key Truths that reveal whether Joseph Smith was a false prophet. Tune in to walk away with helpful and practical tools to discuss Jesus with Mormons.
July 14, 2020
Episode 31: What Does the Mormon Church Teach? Evaluating L.D.S. w/ David Gaskins (Worldviews #7-Part 1)
We invite David Gaskins, missionary to mormons, back to the podcast for our worldview series. We discuss the Mormon worldview, clarifying beliefs taught by the Latter Day Saints church, and then compare the Jesus of Mormonism (from The Book Of Mormon) to the Jesus of Historic Christianity (from the historic canonized Bible).
July 7, 2020
Episode 30: Jehovah's Witness Leader "Led Astray" W/ Adrian Despres (Worldviews #6)
In this episode we explore core truths and practical tips that led a Jehovah's Witness leader "astray"! Evangelist & Forge Speaker Adrian Despres joins us to discuss how we can engage JWs, leading them to the Historic Biblical Jesus.
June 30, 2020
Episode 29: A Cycle of Hopelessness- Hinduism (Worldviews #5)
What if you were stuck in endless cycles of rebirth without any true assurance of a way out? What if human life was not really the climax of creation, but often seen as equal in value to plants and animals? Welcome to Hinduism. In this episode we discuss the beliefs of Hinduism with a former Hindu from South Asia, discovering a religion of hopeless cycles of rebirth.
June 23, 2020
Episode 28: Leaving Hinduism - Why One Man Left Hinduism For Jesus
What would drive a fully committed Hindu to leave Hinduism, risking community persecution and being cast out from his family? On this episode, our good friend in Asia shares his powerful testimony. Not only has this man departed Hinduism and begun to follow Jesus, but he has made an incredible impact across his entire country!
June 16, 2020
Episode 27: What No One Will Tell You About Buddhism W/ Eugene Bach (Worldviews #4)
Back To Jerusalem (BackToJerusalem.com) Mission leader Eugene Bach joins the podcast to discuss Buddhism. You will discover truths you never knew and secrets at the core of Buddhist beliefs. Not only is the commonly westernized conception of Buddhism far from reality, but the actual depth of darkness is heart-breaking.
June 9, 2020
Episode 26: The Most Fearful & Courageous People Alive - Animists (Worldviews #3)
We share some wild stories from remote places while evaluating tribal beliefs. What do tribal animists believe? What motivates them? Is their interaction with evil spirits real? How can they be reached with the message of the gospel?
June 2, 2020
Episode 25: Is God Bringing COVID to Good? Testimonies From Around the Globe.
This episode is NOT about COVID as much as recent stories from the field that have shocked us! Exciting ministry updates that will change eternity are being reported daily!
May 26, 2020
Episode 24: Worldviews #2 - Effectively Evaluating Worldviews & Why Christianity?
In this episode, we continue the worldviews series by sharing our format for evaluating the validity of various worldviews, while diving deeper into the Christian Worldview, evaluating whether or not it logically makes sense. We look at potential inconsistencies, difficult questions, evidences of the resurrection, and more.
May 19, 2020
Episode 23: Worldviews #1 - Discovering Core Beliefs & What Do Christians Believe?
Worldviews are how any given group of people view the world around them. In this series we will be discussing and evaluating the beliefs of the world’s major religions at a foundational level. Our goal: to help deepen your understanding, in an effort to reach more people around the world with the message of Jesus. In this episode we share our format for discovering a worldview’s core beliefs, as we discuss the core ideas of Christianity.
May 12, 2020
Episode 22: Interview With A Missionary to Mormons
David Gaskins is a Missionary to a group called The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter Day Saints (LDS/Mormons). Why would he be a missionary to a group calling themselves "Christians"? Listen in to find out, and to hear what God is doing in Utah!
May 5, 2020
Episode 21: Ways You Can Engage Your Neighbor From Start to Finish
We have all heard, "You need to preach the gospel” and we even believe that we need to. But we often get stuck at “now what?” In this episode, we talk about engaging others in our everyday lives - before, during, and after sharing the hope of Christ. Listen in for practical ways to simply engage, what to do, and what not to do - from shared personal experiences.
April 29, 2020
Episode 20: Next Gen. of Global Movements - Interview with Jason from Joshua Nations
The Gospel is advancing around the world in some new and exciting ways. Join us for this interview with Jason Holland from Joshua Nations as he shares about what he is witnessing Jesus do globally - including seeing militant Muslims come to Christ!
April 22, 2020
Episode 19: Sparking a Movement - LIVE with Hadza Tribals
In 2013 the Hadzabe people were unreached: no church, no missionary, no Bible in their language. Now, 7 years later, a movement has taken root - there is an indigenous led house church and evangelism, scripture in their language, and new believers emerging. Enjoy this exciting interview with Hadzabe believers from the 3rd spiritual generation!
April 15, 2020
Episode 18: Special Forces, Sharing Jesus with a Terrorist, & Godly Families: Interviewing Lance from Legacy Dads
Lance is the voice behind Legacy Dads podcast. In this interview he shares about being a follower of Jesus in the Military, being a dad who travels, and an amazing testimony from a moment sitting face to face with a terrorist.
April 8, 2020
Episode 17: COVID-19 - Theology and Practicality as Believers
We have been hearing people ask, is COVID-19 a sign of the end of days? Is it God’s judgment? Is it simply part of the fallen world? How should Christians respond? In this episode we discuss some of these questions surrounding the sickness that shut down the world.
April 1, 2020
Episode 16: Live Delay w/ a Sri Lankan Brother Witnessing the Call & Faithfulness of God
For such a time is this, we learn that God is always on the move, always faithful, and His call is irrevocable. Tune in to listen to this powerful testimony from a local Sri Lankan and his wild stories of God's faithfulness throughout his life and ministry.
March 20, 2020
Episode 15: An Old Man In Kenya And The Message He Had Never Heard
We were recently on ground in Kenya watching the Lord do some pretty exciting things in the hearts of local Christians there. The experience of one old man stood out particularly. The message we were proclaiming, he had never heard. Upon hearing it, though, he found freedom and excitedly shared his vision for the future.
March 4, 2020
Episode 14: How Do You Endure Suffering?
We have been asked the question - what are some of the difficulties you have faced in missions and ministry, and how did you endure them? We venture to answer this question on this episode, and dive even further... Is there something even better than simply enduring suffering?
February 19, 2020
Episode 13: Missions - Subset or Central? With Prof. David Bosworth
David Bosworth, Missions and New Testament Professor at Colorado Christian University joins us to discuss the modern pattern of missions and whether or not we should view it as a subset within Church or central to Church. Also learn how you as an everyday Christian can practically engage the mission of God among the nations!
February 5, 2020
Episode 12: How Temples, the Sri Lankan Election, an Unreached Chief, and the Church Are Connected
While traveling around Sri Lanka you are bound to be captivated by the number of large Hindu and Buddhist temples throughout the country. Most are enslaved by spiritual darkness as they come to say their prayers and give their sacrifices. It just so happens that this podcast was recorded during Sri Lanka's presidential election, which caused many memories of the recent 30 year war for locals. In the midst of this, we had a special encounter with an unreached tribal chief. What does all of this have to do with Jesus and His Church?
January 22, 2020
Episode 11: Tips on How to Read the Bible and Understand It
The more we travel, the more we find people asking 'How do I read my Bible'? So in this podcast we dig into potential dangers in your Bible reading as well as simple yet effective ways to engage God's Word!
January 8, 2020
Episode 10: Praying Specifics
What does "praying specifics" mean? Is that something Christians should practice? Is it in the Bible? And if we did pray specifics, what would that look like, and what would the outcome be?
December 23, 2019
Episode 9: Engaging College Students with Michaela Wickham
Our friend Michaela, who serves on a Christian college campus joins the podcast to share about the current difficulties facing college students and their faith, as well as ways to best love and engage college students.
December 11, 2019
Episode 8: Is Grumbling Really a Sin? Does God Actually Care About It?
Grumbling is typically treated as a minor bad habit but never really discussed in further depth. We hardly ever hear sermons or messages about grumbling or "murmuring" to use an older word. So we decided to see what the Bible says about it. The answer shocked us!
November 27, 2019
Episode 7: Reaching Gen Z with Britton Bishop
What is God up to among the next generation (Z)? Britton Bishop, an itinerant preacher and effective minister among young lives, joins the podcast to share some incredible stories about what God is doing and some tips as well with how to engage the next generation for the sake of the Gospel.
November 13, 2019
Episode 6: Drug-Dealer to Jesus-Lover
Vinny joins the podcast to share his life story and how Jesus changed his life. He went from making "a million a quarter in cocaine sales" to proclaiming "Jesus I know you will deliver me from this mess, but even if you don't I will proclaim your good news!" Listen in and be encouraged by his story of God's faithfulness.
October 30, 2019
Episode 5: Raise Your Gaze
We were riding motorcycles throughout muddy regions of the Himalayas and God ended up teaching us a lesson... How do you continue to run the race? How do you overcome your sin? How do you face others who might come against you? Where is your gaze and how could it shift...
October 16, 2019
Episode 4: Who and How
How do we practically live as Laborers for His Kingdom? Coming to you with fresh stories from the Himalayas we share tips on living this out day by day - no matter what context you might be in.
September 26, 2019
Episode 3: What is the Key Foundation of a Laborer?
Fresh story from a partner in the Himalayas about persecution she faces and the difficulties of her ministry yet how she has endured. What is the most important foundation to live as a laborer, and what difference could it make in the midst of difficulty?
September 26, 2019
Episode 2: The Greatest Need In The World
What is the greatest need in the world? What is the greatest answer to the greatest need? What if they were the same thing?! Continue to dive into what the Fuel For The Harvest podcast is all about as we dig into Matthew 9 and encourage you with the vision to match the greatest need in the world with the greatest solution, and as a result how you can fulfill Jesus' prayer request.
September 15, 2019
Episode 1: Launching Fuel For The Harvest
We are so excited to launch the Fuel For The Harvest podcast, designed to encourage and equip you as a laborer for God’s Kingdom in your everyday places. This podcast is centered on Matthew 9 where Jesus talks about the need of more laborers for the harvest. We will be coming to you from around the world with tips, testimonies, and talks/ discussions - all from various harvest fields here, there, and everywhere!
September 13, 2019