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The PursueGOD Podcast

By Bryan Dwyer
Pastor Bryan covers topics on life and faith with pursueGOD members around the nation.
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Family - Simply Encourage On the Car Ride Home
Talk about it: https://www.pursuegod.org/simply-encourage-on-the-car-ride-home/
06:40
November 16, 2020
Men - Stop Making Excuses For Your Sexual Sin
Talk about it: https://www.pursuegod.org/stop-making-excuses-for-your-sexual-sin/
05:55
October 26, 2020
Life - The Two Sides of Anxiety and Depression
Talk about it: www.pursuegod.org/the-two-sides-of-anxiety-and-depression/
05:07
October 2, 2020
Family - Parenting On The Bright Side
Talk about it: www.pursuegod.org/parenting-on-the-bright-side/
03:57
September 24, 2020
Faith - How To Pray When Life Gets Hard
Talk about it: www.pursuegod.org/how-to-pray-when-life-gets-hard/
05:16
September 11, 2020
Faith - Weaponizing Praise When You're Feeling Down
Talk about it: www.pursuegod.org/weaponizing-prai…ure-feeling-down/
06:12
September 4, 2020
Faith - The Bright Side of God's Kingdom
Talk about it: www.pursuegod.org/the-bright-side-of-gods-kingdom/
07:31
August 28, 2020
Faith - When Jesus Makes All Things New
Talk about it: www.pursuegod.org/when-jesus-makes-all-things-new/
06:54
August 20, 2020
Faith - The Second Coming of Christ
Talk about it: www.pursuegod.org/the-second-coming-of-christ/
06:59
August 14, 2020
Faith - Leaving Babylon
Talk about it: www.pursuegod.org/leaving-babylon/
06:34
August 7, 2020
Faith - The Dragon and the Two Beasts
Talk about it: www.pursuegod.org/the-dragon-and-two-beasts/
07:08
July 31, 2020
Faith - The Seven Seals of Revelation
Talk about it: www.pursuegod.org/the-seven-seals-of-revelation/
05:50
July 24, 2020
Sermonlink - The Lion and the Lamb in Revelation
Talk about it: pursuegod.org/unveil
07:05
July 17, 2020
Sermonlink - Unveiling Jesus in the Book of Revelation
Talk about it: www.pursuegod.org/unveiling-jesus-…ok-of-revelation/
05:09
July 10, 2020
How to Read Revelation Through Four Lenses
Find more at www.pursueGOD.org/faith.
07:43
July 3, 2020
Marriage - Brain Chemistry and the 4 Types of Love
Talk about it: www.pursuegod.org/brain-chemistry-and-the-4-love-types/
05:57
June 30, 2020
Parenting - What's Your Parenting Style?
Talk about it: www.pursuegod.org/parenting-styles-how-do-you-discipline-your-kids/
08:30
June 25, 2020
Men - How to Be the Spiritual Leader When Your Wife is More Spiritual
Talk about it: www.pursuegod.org/how-to-be-the-sp…s-more-spiritual/
04:28
June 16, 2020
Faith - Should Christians Wear Masks?
Talk about it: www.pursuegod.org/should-christians-wear-masks/
04:40
June 12, 2020
Sermonlink - The Essential Mission of the Church
Talk about it: www.pursuegod.org/the-essential-mi…on-of-the-church/
06:52
June 5, 2020
Marriage - Becoming One Without Losing Your Identity in Marriage
Talk about it: www.pursuegod.org/you-dont-have-to-lose-your-identity-in-marriage/
10:06
May 29, 2020
Men - Don't Leave The Table Early
Talk about it: www.pursuegod.org/men-dont-leave-the-table-early/
03:27
May 26, 2020
Sermonlink - A World Without Chaos
Talk about it: www.pursuegod.org/a-world-without-chaos/
07:33
May 15, 2020
Sermonlink - How Chaos Drives Us to Faith
Talk about it: www.pursuegod.org/how-chaos-drives-us-to-faith/
03:51
May 8, 2020
Faith - Taking Communion During The Lockdown
Talk about it: www.pursuegod.org/taking-communion-during-the-lockdown/
10:12
May 6, 2020
Sermonlink - Grieving in Chaos
Talk about it: https://www.pursuegod.org/how-to-grieve-in-chaos/
06:38
May 1, 2020
Sermonlink - How God Uses Chaos
Talk about it: https://www.pursuegod.org/how-god-uses-chaos/
06:26
April 28, 2020
Faith - Are You Bored with Consumer Christianity Yet?
Talk about it: www.pursuegod.org/are-you-bored-with-consumer-christianity-yet/
05:37
April 21, 2020
Training - How to Make Disciples When You Can't Meet Face-to-Face
Talk about it: www.pursuegod.org/how-to-make-disciples-when-you-cant-meet-face-to-face/
09:07
April 20, 2020
Sermonlink - Where Is God in The Chaos?
Talk about it: https://www.pursuegod.org/where-is-god-in-the-chaos/
06:40
April 17, 2020
A Coronavirus Easter Message
Talk about it: www.pursuegod.org/a-coronavirus-easter-message/
04:56
April 11, 2020
Sermonlink - Jesus Raises a Dead Man
Talk about it: www.pursuegod.org/jesus-raises-lazarus-from-the-dead/
05:36
April 3, 2020
Sermonlink - Jesus Heals a Blind Man
Talk about it: www.pursuegod.org/jesus-heals-a-blind-man/
06:25
March 27, 2020
Faith - Jesus Walks on Water
Talk about it: www.pursuegod.org/jesus-walks-on-water/
07:25
March 20, 2020
Faith - Jesus Feeds the Multitude
Talk about it: www.pursuegod.org/jesus-feeds-the-multitudes/
06:13
March 13, 2020
Sermon - Jesus Walks on Water
https://www.pursuegod.org/jesus-walks-on-water/
24:22
March 10, 2020
Faith - Miracle at the Healing Pool
Talk about it: www.pursuegod.org/miracle-at-the-healing-pool
05:38
March 6, 2020
Faith - Jesus Heals the Official's Son
Talk about it: www.pursuegod.org/jesus-heals-the-officials-son/
05:29
February 28, 2020
Addiction - Is My Addiction a Sign that I'm Not a Christian?
www.pursueGOD.org/life
06:33
February 27, 2020
Faith - Jesus Turns Water into Wine
Talk about it: www.pursuegod.org/jesus-turns-water-into-wine/
06:57
February 21, 2020
Faith - Finding Your Place in the Body of Christ
Talk about it: http://www.pursuegod.org/finding-your-pla…e-body-of-christ/
04:30
February 14, 2020
Faith - What is Your Spiritual Gift?
Talk about it: http://www.pursuegod.org/what-is-a-spiritual-gift/
04:35
February 7, 2020
Faith - Moving Forward and Going Full Circle
Talk about it at www.pursueGOD.org.
05:55
January 31, 2020
Faith - How Grace Works Outside the Church
Talk about it at https://www.pursuegod.org/grace-for-a-grace-less-world-grace-outside-the-church/
05:38
January 24, 2020
Faith - How Grace Works Inside the Church
Talk about it: https://www.pursuegod.org/paying-it-forward-grace-inside-the-church/
06:32
January 17, 2020
Theology - Was Simon the Sorcerer a True Believer?
https://www.pursuegod.org/was-simon-the-sorcerer-a-true-believer/
05:54
January 13, 2020
Faith - The Paradox of Grace: Help that Keeps Helping
www.pursueGOD.org/faith
04:59
January 10, 2020
Marriage - The 5 Apology Languages
Talk about it at www.pursueGOD.org/marriage
06:18
January 6, 2020
Faith - The Scandal of Grace: You Need It like Hitler Does
www.pursueGOD.org/faith
05:49
January 3, 2020
Pursuit #11 - What a True Disciple Looks Like
www.pursueGOD.org
07:28
January 2, 2020
Pursuit #10 - Why Make Disciples?
www.pursueGOD.org
07:02
January 1, 2020
Sermonlink - Nehemiah's Blueprint for a New Year's Resolution
Talk about it: www.pursueGOD.org/sermonlink
05:26
December 27, 2019
Sermonlink - The True Meaning of Christmas
www.pursueGOD.org/sermonlink
05:41
December 19, 2019
Pursuit #9 - Core Doctrines of the Christian Faith
Talk about it: www.pursueGOD.org
08:26
December 16, 2019
Faith - Let Temptation Trigger Victory in Your Everyday Life
Talk about it at pursueGOD.org.
04:54
December 12, 2019
Theology - Calvinism v Arminianism
Talk about it at pursueGOD.org/theology.
04:21
December 6, 2019
Marriage - Work-Life Balance As A Couple
Talk about it at www.PursueGOD.org/Marriage
07:54
December 3, 2019
Boundaries With The In-Laws
Talk about it at www.PursueGOD.org/Relationships
06:33
November 26, 2019
Sermonlink - The 6th Commandment
Talk about it at www.pursueGOD.org/sermonlink.
04:35
November 14, 2019
Relationships - Boundaries In Marriage
Talk about it at www.pursueGOD.org/Relationships
05:56
November 12, 2019
Sermonlink - When You Run Like Jonah
Talk about it at www.pursueGOD.org/sermonlink.
04:23
November 4, 2019
Sports - Rules Without Relationship Equals Rebellion
Talk about it at www.pursueGOD.org/Sports
05:48
November 4, 2019
Sermonlink - Meeting a Need like Nehemiah Did
Talk about it: www.pursueGOD.org/sermonlink
06:20
October 31, 2019
Relationships- The 10 Laws Of Boundaries
Talk about it at www.pursueGOD.org/Relationships
07:10
October 30, 2019
Students- What If I Crossed The Line In A Dating Relationship?
Talk about it here www.pursueGOD.org/Students
04:27
October 28, 2019
Sermonlink - The Fourth Commandment
Talk about it: www. pursueGOD.org/sermonlink
05:38
October 25, 2019
Relationships- What Are Boundaries?
Talk about this topic at www.pursuegod.org/relationships
07:31
October 22, 2019
Sermonlink - The Third Commandment
Talk about it: www.pursueGOD.org/sermonlink
03:44
October 13, 2019
Sermonlink - The Second Commandment
Talk about it: www.pursueGOD.org/sermonlink
06:33
October 12, 2019
Relationships- Triangulation Versus Wise Counsel
Talk about this topic and more at www.pursueGOD.org
07:05
October 9, 2019
Sermonlink - The First Commandment
Talk about it: www.pursueGOD.org/sermonlink
07:21
October 2, 2019
Triangulation Versus Proactivity
Talk about it here www.pursuegod.org/relationships.
12:27
September 30, 2019
Relationships - Triangulation and the Fear of Conflict
Talk about it: www.pursueGOD.org/relationships
05:35
September 19, 2019
Sports - Prayer Tips for Coaches
Talk about it: www.pursueGOD.org/sports
08:41
September 9, 2019
The Pursuit #6 - Saving Faith
Talk about it: www.pursueGOD.org/pursuit
05:20
August 27, 2019
Sermonlink - When God Is Confusing
Talk about it: www.pursueGOD.org/sermonlink
07:00
August 26, 2019
The Pursuit #5 - Who Is Jesus?
Talk about it: www.pursueGOD.org/pursuit
05:04
August 22, 2019
The Pursuit #4 - What Is Sin
Talk about it: www.pursueGOD.org/pursuit
05:25
August 21, 2019
The Pursuit #3 - A Whole Person
Talk about it: www.pursueGOD.org/pursuit
06:06
August 19, 2019
Faith - How to Pray When God Won't Cooperate
Talk about it: www.pursueGOD.org/sermonlink
05:15
August 18, 2019
The Pursuit #2 - People Matter
Talk about it: www.pursueGOD.org/pursuit
05:44
August 18, 2019
Family - Heading Off to College
Talk about it: www.pursueGOD.org/family
16:25
August 17, 2019
The Pursuit #1 - Full Circle
Talk about it: https://www.pursuegod.org/pursuit/
05:11
August 16, 2019
Students - Don't Touch My Sister
Talk about it: https://www.pursuegod.org/hs/
06:54
August 9, 2019
Sports - Learning to Wait on God as a Coach
Talk about it: www.pursueGOD.org/sports
04:51
August 7, 2019
Sermonlink - When God Makes You Wait
Talk about it: www.pursueGOD.org/sermonlink
06:32
August 6, 2019
Faith - Are Mormons Christians (with Ross Anderson)
Talk about it: https://www.pursuegod.org/are-mormons-christians/ Watch Allen Parr's video: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=kdYoS0qejXA Visit Ross Anderson's website: https://faithaftermormonism.org/
06:15
August 1, 2019
Roundtable - Are Mormons Christians? (with Ross Anderson and Allen Parr)
Talk about it: https://www.pursuegod.org/are-mormons-christians/ Watch Allen Parr's video: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=kdYoS0qejXA Visit Ross Anderson's website: https://faithaftermormonism.org/ Buy Ross Anderson's books:  https://www.amazon.com/Jesus-Without-Joseph-Following-Mormonism-ebook/dp/B011ETYNIK/ref https://www.amazon.com/Understanding-Your-Mormon-Neighbor-Latter-day-ebook/dp/B005JSGASE/ref=sr_1_2?keywords=ross+anderson&qid=1564613160&s=digital-text&sr=1-2 https://www.amazon.com/Understanding-Book-Mormon-Quick-Christian-ebook/dp/B002SS582C/ref=pd_sim_351_1/142-4265130-8600108?_encoding=UTF8&pd_rd_i=B002SS582C&pd_rd_r=b21d6739-d44f-4103-8c4e-30430507b7b2&pd_rd_w=Bp0xS&pd_rd_wg=qH8QT&pf_rd_p=90485860-83e9-4fd9-b838-b28a9b7fda30&pf_rd_r=TX1PG9ZTR8JFMX3WZ6VS&psc=1&refRID=TX1PG9ZTR8JFMX3WZ6VS
27:14
July 31, 2019
Men - Do Real Men Cry?
Jesus was the manliest of all men and he cried. What does that mean for all men? Talk about it https://www.pursuegod.org/do-real-men-cry/
08:51
July 30, 2019
Young Adults - Was Jesus Hot or Not?
Have you ever thought about the fact that Jesus was likely a very average looking guy physically? It wasn't his outward appearance that attracted people but rather his message of hope and forgiveness.
12:47
July 15, 2019
Parenting - Should You Tell Your Teen Not to Date?
Talk about it: https://www.pursuegod.org/should-you-tell-your-kids-not-to-date/
06:36
July 12, 2019
Roundtable - How to Overcome the Guilt of a Sexual Past
Talk about it: https://www.pursuegod.org/how-to-handle-guilt-and-shame/
31:39
July 8, 2019
Roundtable - Marriage Basics
In this series, we introduce some principles for establishing a healthy, life-long marriage. This takes love, trust, and communication skills. Find more at pursuegod.org/marriage-basics/
33:16
July 2, 2019
Coaching - When Your Kid Wants to Quit Your Favorite Sport
Find more at pursuegod.org
07:03
June 25, 2019
Marriage - You Don't Have to Lose Your Identity in Marriage
Find more at pursuegod.org/marriage
18:37
June 18, 2019
Students - Should You Seriously Date in High School?
Talk about it: https://www.pursuegod.org/should-you-seriously-date-in-high-school/
05:30
June 15, 2019
Update - We've Improved Our Menu
We've made some great site updates to pursueGOD.org! Don't panic - just listen to this short podcast to learn all about it. 
14:49
June 4, 2019
Training - Don't Throw Your Pearls to Pigs
Talk about it: https://www.pursuegod.org/dont-throw-your-pearls-to-pigs/
05:05
May 31, 2019
Roundtable - How to Develop the Skill of Self-Confidence
Talk about it: https://www.pursuegod.org/how-to-develop-the-skill-of-self-confidence/ Self-confidence is a skill we all struggle with, but also one we can all develop.
31:54
May 28, 2019
Sports - Seeking Approval as a Female Athlete
Talk about it: https://www.pursuegod.org/seeking-approval-as-a-female-athlete/
08:45
May 27, 2019
Roundtable - The Seasons of Marriage
Talk about it:  pursuegod.org/the-seasons-of-marriage/ Marriage can feel like the changes in the seasons. Sometimes, life feels sunny and easy, and other days, bleak and cold. 
34:41
May 21, 2019
Men - Finding Your Rock at the River
Talk about it: https://www.pursuegod.org/finding-your-rock-at-the-river/
07:02
May 17, 2019
Grief - When You’re Taking a Loved One Off Life Support
Talk about it:  https://www.pursuegod.org/when-youre-taking-a-loved-one-off-life-support/
11:38
May 16, 2019
Marriage - Take the 40 Day Prayer Challenge
https://www.pursuegod.org/take-the-40-day-prayer-challenge-for-couples/
08:55
May 15, 2019
Roundtable - What a Pastor Wishes He Could Say to His Men
Talk about it: pursuegod.org/what-a-pastor-wishes-he-could-say-to-his-men/  Oftentimes pastors see negative patterns cropping up in their congregations. Here, pastors Tom and Bryan let men know how they should be living as followers of Jesus. 
41:42
May 14, 2019
Theology - What TV Gets Wrong about Heaven
Talk about it: https://www.pursuegod.org/what-tv-gets-wrong-about-heaven/
03:58
May 13, 2019
Roundtable - How to Talk to Your Parents About Your Depression
https://www.pursuegod.org/helping-teens-with-depression/ Your parents want you to be happy and healthy so they may have a hard time understanding your depression. Having an honest conversation with them is the best place to start. 
28:25
May 7, 2019
Roundtable - Men, Honor Your Wives
Talk about it: www.pursuegod.org/men-honor-your-wives/  Husbands, don't forget that God says you should honor your wife and treat her as your most treasured possession. 
23:56
April 30, 2019
Roundtable - Don't Play the Comparison Game with Your Kids
Talk about it: pursuegod.org/dont-play-the-comparison-game-with-your-kids/ Nobody likes to be compared to someone else. The comparison game tends to highlight our weaknesses and how we don’t measure up to others. It leaves us feeling deflated and insecure. So, why do so many parents fall into this trap with their kids? 
30:28
April 23, 2019
Roundtable - The Lies Porn Will Tell You
Talk about it: pursuegod.org/the-lies-porn-will-tell-you/ Everyone who has accessed porn has gotten there by believing lies. Learn some of them here. 
30:30
April 16, 2019
Training - Try Assigning a Prime Mover in your Small Group
Find more at pursueGODnetwork.org.
04:45
April 12, 2019
Training Workshop #3 - How to Actually Make Disciples
Find more at www.pursueGOD.org/train.
47:00
April 10, 2019
Training Workshop #2 - What a Disciple Looks Like
Find more at www.pursueGOD.org/train.
25:35
April 10, 2019
Training Workshop #1 - Why Make Disciples
More resources at www.pursueGODnetwork.org/workshop.
34:28
April 10, 2019
Budgeting - Causes of Poverty in America
 While poverty in America isn’t as serious as elsewhere, many Americans live with decreasing resources and without basic necessities. Several factors contribute to this.  Find more at pursuegod.org/causes-of-poverty-in-america/
26:38
April 9, 2019
Budgeting - Millionaire Habits You Should Know
Talk about it: pursuegod.org/millionaire-habits-you-should-do-now/  Millionaires must be doing something right. Learn some valuable tips that can help you build your personal wealth while learning how to manage your budget. 
34:17
April 2, 2019
PGN - When Handoffs Aren't Working at Church
Learn more at www.pursueGODnetwork.org.
07:28
March 30, 2019
Take the Fasting Challenge!
We are challenging our pursueGOD community to take on the Fasting Challenge the first Monday of every month!
04:50
March 26, 2019
PGN - How to Create a Warm Church that Makes Disciples
Talk about it at www.pursueGODnetwork.org.
13:04
March 26, 2019
Relationships - Three Principles for Christian Dating
Talk about it: pursuegod.org/3principlesofchristiandating/  Dating can be a challenge. If you want to honor God in how you date, apply these principles in your next relationship. 
18:19
March 12, 2019
Theology - Making Sense of the Trinity
Talk about it: pursuegod.org/making-sense-of-the-trinity
26:00
March 5, 2019
Training - How to Start Mentoring Conversations Anywhere
Find more at pursuegod.org/how-to-start-mentoring-conversations-anywhere/
29:38
February 12, 2019
Parenting - Count the Cost of Competitive Sports
Find more at pursuegod.org/count-the-cost-of-competitive-sports
45:43
February 5, 2019
Emotions - Where Do You Find Your Identity?
Find more at pursuegod.org/tag/identity
36:52
January 30, 2019
Helping Someone Make Disciples
 Find more resources at www.pursueGOD.org/tracks 
58:22
January 17, 2019
Helping Someone Honor God (Discipleship Track Training)
Find more resources at www.pursueGOD.org/tracks
1:02:46
January 13, 2019
How to Use Our Parenting Page at Church or at Home
Find more at www.pursueGOD.org/parenting.
25:59
January 10, 2019
Helping Someone Trust Jesus (Discipleship Track Training)
Latest episode of The PursueGOD Podcast
51:36
January 8, 2019
The Red Rope
A PG discussion with fighter pilots where we talk about doing something meaningful with your life... in light of eternity.
43:10
December 16, 2018
The Battle between Old and New Natures
Latest episode of The PursueGOD Podcast
24:47
December 12, 2018
Leading from the Second Chair
Latest episode of The PursueGOD Podcast
59:25
December 7, 2018
Starting the Pursuit
Today's episode is Topic #1 in our brand new "Pursuit" discipleship track. Find it here: http://www.pursueGOD.org/pursuit/
55:28
November 19, 2018
Can you calculate the age of the earth from Genesis?
Talk about it: http://www.pursuegod.org/can-calculate-age-earth-genesis-5/
50:20
November 13, 2018
If God is good, why is there evil and suffering?
Talk about this topic with a group or mentor: http://www.pursuegod.org/if-god-is-good-why-is-there-evil/
53:13
November 8, 2018
When Will the Rapture Happen?
When exactly will believers be raptured? Before the tribulation, afterward, or somewhere in the middle? Today we'll look at three options from a premillennial view.
57:34
October 29, 2018
How to Make Disciples
Invite, invest, empower - that's all you need to do to start making disciples in your world. Find more at www.pursueGOD.org/train.
35:04
October 17, 2018
Why Make Disciples?
Disciple-making is supposed to be normal. So why don't people do it? We'll talk about the philosophy of ministry behind the PG disciple-making system, and how to become the kind of follower Jesus envisioned.
34:37
October 2, 2018