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The Mike Charleston Podcast

The Mike Charleston Podcast

By Mike Charleston
The Mike Charleston Podcast covers a variety of theological, church, and family issues. We also cover different aspects of Christianity like entertainment and news in the church world. We want to have fun and at the same time talk about serious issues. Our goal is to glorify Jesus Christ in a fun and real way. Hope you enjoy.
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Flesh vs. the spirit

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Spiritual Gifts
In this episode, Mike Charleston is joined with his wife Sarah, and Larry Grim. In this episode they discuss a listeners question, which is "what do we think about spiritual gifts?"  They read some e-mails also. If you would like to contact us email us: Talk@fellowshipofbelievers.org Find the show on: Apple, Spotify, Anchor, Breaker, Google, Pocket Cast, RadioPublic, Audible
01:05:48
October 26, 2021
Sin nature and victory in Jesus
In this episode, Mike Charleston is joined with his wife Sarah, and Larry Grim. They continue the conversation about the doctrine of the sin nature.  Sarah has some questions about their position, and they talk about the freedom and victory we have in Christ. If you would like to contact us email us: Talk@fellowshipofbelievers.org Find the show on: Apple, Spotify, Anchor, Breaker, Google, Pocket Cast, RadioPublic, Audible
01:09:22
October 19, 2021
Flesh vs. the spirit
In this episode, Mike Charleston is joined with his wife Sarah, and Larry Grim. They answer a question concerning the flesh and the spirit.  They also discuss where the idea of a sinful nature comes from. If you would like to contact us email us: Talk@fellowshipofbelievers.org Find the show on: Apple, Spotify, Anchor, Breaker, Google, Pocket Cast, RadioPublic, Audible
01:12:16
October 12, 2021
Let's Fellowship
In this episode, Mike Charleston is joined with his wife Sarah, and Larry Grim and his wife Pam. They discuss the weekend that was their family camp.  They talk why they put on these camps, and encourage the believers to get together. Mississippishindig.com If you would like to contact us email us: Talk@fellowshipofbelievers.org Find the show on: Apple, Spotify, Anchor, Breaker, Google, Pocket Cast, RadioPublic, Audible
01:02:43
October 5, 2021
Water to wine
In this episode, Mike Charleston is joined with his wife Sarah, and Larry Grim. They discuss a listeners question about wine.  Was the wine that Jesus turned really alcoholic or was it just grape juice.   If you would like to contact us email us: Talk@fellowshipofbelievers.org Find the show on: Apple, Spotify, Anchor, Breaker, Google, Pocket Cast, RadioPublic, Audible
01:08:43
September 21, 2021
In the world, but not of the world
In this episode, Mike Charleston is joined with Larry Grim.  They discuss how involved should christians be in politics.  Should we join the military and vote?  How far is too far? If you would like to contact us email us: Talk@fellowshipofbelievers.org Find the show on: Apple, Spotify, Anchor, Breaker, Google, Pocket Cast, RadioPublic, Audible
01:07:36
September 14, 2021
We are not alone. Michael Thornton's quest
In this episode, Mike Charleston is joined with his wife Sarah, and Michael Thornton.  They discuss in this episode Michael's journey the last few years.  How some verses just pop out at you even though you have read them many times before.  The big things being there is a spiritual world out there. If you would like to contact us email us: Talk@fellowshipofbelievers.org Find the show on: Apple, Spotify, Anchor, Breaker, Google, Pocket Cast, RadioPublic, Audible
01:03:22
September 7, 2021
The Golden Marriage, is there a purpose to getting married. Great for singles and newly married
In this episode, Mike Charleston is joined with his wife Sarah.  This is a hurricane special.  They are preparing for a hurricane, just like some marriages need to prepare for trouble.  This was a message Mike preached at the camp they put on last year, it is called the "golden marriage".  If you are looking to get married or have recently gotten married, this is for you. If you would like to contact us email us: Talk@fellowshipofbelievers.org Find the show on: Apple, Spotify, Anchor, Breaker, Google, Pocket Cast, RadioPublic, Audible
59:39
August 30, 2021
Be Ye Separate
In this episode, Mike Charleston is joined with his wife Sarah, and Michael Thornton.  They discuss separating.  Separating inside the church and outside the church.  Are we supposed to live way out in the middle of no where and forget about the world? If you would like to contact us email us: Talk@fellowshipofbelievers.org Find the show on: Apple, Spotify, Anchor, Breaker, Google, Pocket Cast, RadioPublic, Audible
59:20
August 24, 2021
Larry has questions
In this episode, Mike Charleston is joined with his wife Sarah, and Larry Grim.  Larry asks some questions about their journey and how they got the convictions they have now.  They also answer a question about the "christian sabbath" If you would like to contact us email us: Talk@fellowshipofbelievers.org Find the show on: Apple, Spotify, Anchor, Breaker, Google, Pocket Cast, RadioPublic, Audible
01:28:36
August 17, 2021
Does God really hate divorce?
In this episode, Mike Charleston is joined with his wife Sarah.  The discuss an article that claims God doesn't hate divorce.  Does the Bible teach that God hates divorce?  www.youtube.com/watch?v=DpgcJFOiU9Y The link for the music of Cameron Tyndall: www.youtube.com/channel/UCJ-7RoPLilQUcS1EwcF15-A If you would like to contact us email us: Talk@fellowshipofbelievers.org Find the show on: Apple, Spotify, Anchor, Breaker, Google, Pocket Cast, RadioPublic, Audible
01:08:44
August 10, 2021
How and when to leave a church
In this episode, Mike Charleston is joined with Larry Grim as they discuss a very busy weekend with events they were attending.  The main topic is how to leave a church if you must.  They talk about being motivated with faith and conviction, rather than a bitter spirit. The link for "Faith over Fear"  www.youtube.com/watch?v=DpgcJFOiU9Y The link for the music of Cameron Tyndall: www.youtube.com/channel/UCJ-7RoPLilQUcS1EwcF15-A If you would like to contact us email us: Talk@fellowshipofbelievers.org Find the show on: Apple, Spotify, Anchor, Breaker, Google, Pocket Cast, RadioPublic, Audible
01:09:07
August 3, 2021
Consumer Church Mentality
In this episode, Mike Charleston Is joined with his wife Sarah.  They discuss the wrong attitude when looking for a church.  Do we come to give or get from gathering together? They discuss the greek word allḗlōn, which means "one another". If you would like to contact us email us: Talk@fellowshipofbelievers.org Find the show on: Apple, Spotify, Anchor, Breaker, Google, Pocket Cast, RadioPublic, Audible
01:00:42
July 27, 2021
Church Membership, and Answering a money question
In this episode, Mike Charleston Is joined with Larry Grim as they discuss church membership.  Are we to be members of church? Are we members of Christ body?  They also answer a long question from the episode "Church and Money" If you would like to contact us email us: Talk@fellowshipofbelievers.org Find the show on: Apple, Spotify, Anchor, Breaker, Google, Pocket Cast, RadioPublic, Audible
01:09:00
July 20, 2021
Interview with Jared Dodd: Children in the church
In this bonus episode, Mike Charleston interviews Jared Dodd of Dodd Family Ministries.  They discuss the importance of keeping the family together, even in the "church meetings".  They also discuss some practical things we can do during fellowship gatherings. If you would like to contact us email us: Talk@fellowshipofbelievers.org Find the show on: Apple, Spotify, Anchor, Breaker, Google, Pocket Cast, RadioPublic, Audible
45:32
July 16, 2021
Outreach review, and witnessing to Jehovahs Witnesses
In this episode, Mike Charleston Is joined in studio with his four oldest children.  They discuss their recent 10 day long outreach in Colorado.  Mike also talks about how to witness to JW's. If you would like to contact us email us: Talk@fellowshipofbelievers.org Find the show on: Apple, Spotify, Anchor, Breaker, Google, Pocket Cast, RadioPublic, Audible
46:42
July 13, 2021
Church and money
In this episode, Mike Charleston Is joined in studio with Larry Grim.  They discuss money and how the institutional church spends their money.  They also talk a little about tithing, and they play a little trivia. If you would like to contact us email us: Talk@fellowshipofbelievers.org Find the show on: Apple, Spotify, Anchor, Breaker, Google, Pocket Cast, RadioPublic, Audible
58:12
July 6, 2021
Answering a good question about courting, and life
In this episode, Mike Charleston is joined with his wife Sarah.  They answer a question about courting, and some practical things to prepare your children for that time in life.  They also cover a few news stories, and respond to a facebook post about sermons. ---------------- If you would like to contact us email us: Talk@fellowshipofbelievers.org Find the show on: Apple, Spotify, Anchor, Breaker, Google, Pocket Cast, RadioPublic, Audible
01:14:40
June 29, 2021
Sermons. Are they biblical?
In this episode, Mike Charleston is joined with Larry Grim.  They first have fun with some dad jokes in honor of Father's Day.  Then they discuss the history of the sermon.  Where did it come from? Where should sermons be preached?  They examine the sermons preached in the book of Acts.  They also read some e-mails. ---------------- If you would like to contact us email us: Talk@fellowshipofbelievers.org Find the show on: Apple, Spotify, Anchor, Breaker, Google, Pocket Cast, RadioPublic, Audible
59:57
June 22, 2021
Dating, courting, betrothal Pt.2 "Our Story"
In this episode, Mike Charleston is joined with his wife Sarah Charleston, as they discuss the world of relationships.  This is the second part of the Dating, courting, betrothal episode.  This is the story of how we meet and got married.  Two individuals following God and doing it the right way, without any mans system.  We love to hear love stories, but we like ours best. ---------------- If you would like to contact us email us: Talk@fellowshipofbelievers.org Find the show on: Apple, Spotify, Anchor, Breaker, Google, Pocket Cast, RadioPublic, Audible
53:12
June 17, 2021
Dating, courting, betrothal Pt.1
In this episode, Mike Charleston is joined with his wife Sarah Charleston, as they discuss the world of relationships.  Does the Bible tell us how to get a spouse?  What are the pitfalls of the dating system?  They also have some fun with 16 ways to find a wife according to the Bible.  Don't forget to listen to part two. ---------------- If you would like to contact us email us: Talk@fellowshipofbelievers.org Find the show on: Apple, Spotify, Anchor, Breaker, Google, Pocket Cast, RadioPublic, Audible
54:09
June 15, 2021
Message: Who's life are you living?
In this episode, Mike Charleston is joined with Larry Grim, as they recap the fellowship camp in Ohio this past weekend.  They discuss why talking about the church is very important, how putting faith in any system is dangerous.  We play the message that Mike preached on Friday night of the camp. ---------------- If you would like to contact us email us: Talk@fellowshipofbelievers.org Find the show on: Apple, Spotify, Anchor, Breaker, Google, Pocket Cast, RadioPublic, Audible
01:13:56
June 10, 2021
Pastors: What are they and are they called?
In this episode, Mike Charleston is joined with Larry Grim, as they discuss pastors.  Is how we get our pastors biblical? Is there such a thing of being "called" to the ministry?  The senior pastor position has become the most important in the church, how did this come about, and should it be this way?  We also answer a question about fathers. ---------------- If you would like to contact us email us: Talk@fellowshipofbelievers.org Find the show on: Apple, Spotify, Anchor, Breaker, Google, Pocket Cast, RadioPublic, Audible
01:13:36
June 1, 2021
Marriage Episode: Date Night
In this episode, Mike and Sarah Charleston talk about the importance of continuing to "date" your spouse after the wedding.  Marriage is under attack, and a "date" night is one way to keep things fresh in a marriage.  They talk about what to do, and what to avoid on your "date" nights.  ---------------- If you would like to contact us email us: Talk@fellowshipofbelievers.org Find the show on: Apple, Spotify, Anchor, Breaker, Google, Pocket Cast, RadioPublic, Audible
46:56
May 25, 2021
New Testament or Old Testament Church
In this episode, Mike Charleston is joined with Larry Grim as they discuss New Testament vs. Old Testament church.  The most important elements in most religion is the sacrifice, priesthood, and sacred building.  Jesus fulfills all these, and we no longer need a special building, priesthood, or building.  However, most churches have gone the way of the Old Testament meetings. ---------------- If you would like to contact us email us: Talk@fellowshipofbelievers.org
01:04:27
May 19, 2021
Bonus Episode: Hospitality
In this episode, Mike Charleston is joined with his wife Sarah.  They discuss the important issue of hospitality.  This is an overlooked topic in the church world, but a very important one to discuss.  Sarah reviews a recent book she has read, Defying Jihad, and they answer and family question. ---------------- If you would like to contact us email us: Talk@fellowshipofbelievers.org
01:09:58
May 10, 2021
Church Buildings History
In this episode, Mike and Larry talk about where the "church" buildings come from.  They also comment on a Facebook post that caught Mike's attention.
01:03:23
May 3, 2021
Bonus Episode: Evangelism
This is a bonus episode. Today Michael Thornton and Mike Charleston talk about evangelism.  They talk about three types of evangelism, pulpit, aggressive, and passive evangelism.  No matter which way you like to share your faith, we should do something.  
45:16
April 26, 2021
Is the Church a business or family?
Today Mike is joined by Larry as they discuss the church model.  Is the business model really biblical? Is the church supposed to be more like a family?  We also give our thoughts on the christian TV show "The Chosen".
56:38
April 19, 2021
Introduction to the show
This episode we meet the people who will be on the show in one way or another.  Larry Grim, Michael Thornton are co-host with host Mike Charleston.  We talk about what the show will be like.
41:38
April 19, 2021