Wise Lives

Wise Lives

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Honest conversations in under 30 minutes about the authentic Christian life in contemporary culture. The grit and the glory of how we seek first the kingdom of God in everyday life.
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16: Discipling The Next Generations - Introducing The XYZ of Discipleship // Nick and Marjorie Allan with David

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16: Discipling The Next Generations - Introducing The XYZ of Discipleship // Nick and Marjorie Allan with David
The teens to thirties are missing from the UK church but are spiritually hungry and will soon be leading and defining our nations. How can we reach, understand and disciple them towards Jesus? Nick & Marjorie Allan speak about their new book The XYZ of Discipleship : Understand and Reaching Generations Y & Z, launched May 2020.
29:29
May 20, 2020
15: Nowhere To Go But God // Chad Norris with Nick
Wow! This Wiselives was filmed some time before but is absolutely a message for Today! Chad Norris interviews Nick Allan out in the Peak District on how to remain on fire for Jesus; how to avoid burn-out in busyness. They talk through walking through difficult times: “ faith grows on those very hard days when you have nowhere to go but to God."
13:56
April 24, 2020
14: Responding to Covid 19: Faith on the Frontline // Dr Emily with Marjorie
Marjorie talks with Dr Emily, who has much experience of operating as a medical doctor in difficult and dangerous situations and draws on her experience and expertise with mental health to chat through mental health in a lock down situation.
24:15
April 9, 2020
13: There’s Nothing Boring About Prayer // Aaron Jarvis with Marjorie
Why are the toughest gang members turning to Jesus? What fuels supernatural miracles in the West Midlands?  Prayer. Aaron grew up with a gang mentality, now the church he pastors is a band of brothers & sisters learning to pray and fast with purpose and passion. Hear about a rapidly growing missionary church, breakthrough conversions of the toughest characters and incredible recent testimonies of healing. Aaron is clear: the engine-room of the church is prayer.
17:08
March 31, 2020
12: Adventures in Following God // Hugo and Hanneke van Driel with Nick
What would you do if God called you as a missionary to Mongolia? How did a powerful touch of God’s Spirit hold a man through the tragedy of his wife’s death? We meet Hugo & Hanneke van Driel and hear how they’ve learned to love and obey Jesus through thick and thin.
28:02
March 3, 2020
11: What Does It Mean To Be Well? // Dr Mary Wren with Marjorie
People’s mental health is now widely acknowledged and is an important conversation within the church. As many of us struggle with health issues at times of our lives, how can Christians live towards wellness both of body and soul? What are some biblical keys towards health? Can renewing our minds and emotions (Romans 12:2) help with our physical symptoms? Dr Mary Wren, a General Practitioner doctor in the UK, shares some of her journey of discovering the overlaps between medical and supernatural healing. Dr Wren is a co-presenter of a new resource for the Christian church: a short-course called ‘Keys to Health and Wholeness’ produced by Freedom In Christ ministries. The whole course is  free online. You can find out more here, and watch a introductory 1-minute video. https://freedominchrist.org/health Click here to sign-up for the course beginning at The Well Sheffield on 27th Feb 2020. https://wellsheffield.churchsuite.co.uk/events/0uubihzf
21:51
February 13, 2020
10: Spiritual Awakening as the Agenda // Nick, Marjorie and Duncan
Too busy to pray? Bothered enough? Many Christians across Britain seem to be feeling challenged to pray and to prioritise these days. Nick, Marjorie and Duncan talk about keeping spiritual awakening the main agenda of the western church, our church and our lives.
25:37
February 5, 2020
09: Faith on the Touchline // Sheffield United FC // Dr Delroy Hall with Nick
Ever wondered about the life of a Premier League football club chaplain? Delroy, or ‘Revs’ as the players know him, has a (very) informal congregation of 30,000 a week. He walks alongside players in the pressures of professional life, writes programme notes, enjoys a bit of banter with the backroom staff and shares the love in some very unusual circumstances.
22:09
January 22, 2020
08: First Things First: When It Comes To Prophecy // Isabel Allum with Marjorie
Marjorie Allan chats with Isabel Allum, internationally known for her prophetic ministry, about what is important when it comes to prophecy and growing in the prophetic.
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January 7, 2020
07: Ambassadors for Christ in Contemporary Culture // Dr Delroy Hall with Nick
How can we integrate faith into the maelstrom of a busy working life beyond the church? Since failing his school exams, Delroy has been an athlete, engineer, Pentecostal pastor, university sociology lecturer, counsellor/well-being practitioner and Premier League soccer team chaplain! We talk how to influence and love people towards Jesus in the everyday. Twitter: @DelroyDr
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November 23, 2019
06: Revival: do you love or loathe the word? // Nick and Marjorie with Duncan and Anna
The Wise Lives team chat through the choice to be revivalists in current western culture and the adventure of bringing and living life.
23:38
November 11, 2019
05: Thinking Outside the Box: Is Your God Personal or Conceptual? // Isabel Allum with Marjorie
Marjorie Allan chats with well known conference speaker and prophet Isabel Allum about her friendship with The Trinity.
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October 29, 2019
04: Talking Supernatural: Healing, Angels, Faith and Doubt // Amanda Curtis with Marjorie
Marjorie Allan, Senior Leader at The Well, chats with Amanda Curtis, one of the ministry school leaders, about her journey with physical healing and training others to pray for healing. Together they look at the question of faith, obedience and God's supernatural power.
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October 18, 2019
03: The Secret Life of a Worship Leader // Steve Tebb with Nick
Steve Tebb, now an international worship leader with Catch the Fire chats with Nick Allan about his journey with God. How does somebody begin to become a worship leader? The supernatural encounters with God that empowered Steve to play and sing, and propelled his inner life and character to match the vocation of his life to lead others into worship.
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September 14, 2019
02: From Breakdown to Supernatural Breakthrough // Chad Norris with Nick
We took to our back yard, the Peak District national park for this episode! Nick Allan digs deep with friend of the show Chad Norris (Bridgeway Church SC  Senior Pastor and Coach & Joe Podcast anchor) to talk through how God took Chad out of depression and breakdown into an everyday life of supernatural signs and wonders. What difference does deep friendship with God make, and how can we get it?
17:51
September 13, 2019
01: The Surrendered Life // Nick, Duncan and Anna
We launch our show with the Nick, Anna and Duncan introducing ourselves and throwing questions like "what does it mean to follow Jesus 100% in the middle of 21st century life?" There's some talk as to whether this show is a VOD or a POD, then we get into Anna & Duncan's story, the surprise of hearing God's call and selling-up their middle-class life in England to move to Mozambique. Watch back episodes at www.youtube.com/thewellsheffield and join the conversation at the Wise Lives website: www.wiselives.co.uk plus follow us on Facebook and Instagram.
22:05
September 13, 2019
00: Wise Lives Introduction
Welcome to Wise Lives, honest conversations in under 30 minutes about the authentic Christian life in contemporary culture. The grit and the glory of  how we seek first the kingdom of God in everyday life. Introduced by Anna and Duncan Akehurst and Nick Allan. Watch back episodes at www.youtube.com/thewellsheffield and join the conversation at the Wise Lives website: www.wiselives.co.uk plus follow us on Facebook and Instagram.
01:39
September 12, 2019