Summary While exploring the text for today, we take into consideration the declaration that the Christian has a personal relationship with God. Today we try to understand why it is that Christians should make such a claim and yet often if we’re honest with ourselves, feel as if that relationship is not fully realized. Today, Pastor Joel Van Hoogen takes listeners through 1 John 1:1-3.   Bread of Life is a ministry of Joel Van Hoogen and the Bread of Life Fellowship in Boise. You can tune in each weekday at 12:00 pm to listen. Previous Post:  Desire for a Personal Relationship With God Pt. 2  ||  Related: TodayRead More →

Summary While exploring the text for today, we take into consideration the declaration that the Christian has a personal relationship with God. Today we try to understand why it is that Christians should make such a claim and yet often if we’re honest with ourselves, feel as if that relationship is not fully realized. Today, Pastor Joel Van Hoogen takes listeners through 1 John 1:1-3.   Bread of Life is a ministry of Joel Van Hoogen and the Bread of Life Fellowship in Boise. You can tune in each weekday at 12:00 pm to listen. Previous Post:  Desire for a Personal Relationship With God Pt. 1  || Read More →

Summary While exploring the text for today, we take into consideration the declaration that the Christian has a personal relationship with God. Today we try to understand why it is that Christians should make such a claim and yet often if we’re honest with ourselves, feel as if that relationship is not fully realized. Today, Pastor Joel Van Hoogen takes listeners through 1 John 1:1-3.   Bread of Life is a ministry of Joel Van Hoogen and the Bread of Life Fellowship in Boise. You can tune in each weekday at 12:00 pm to listen. Previous Post:  Reconciliation Pt. 3 ||  Next Post: Desire for a Personal RelationshipRead More →

Summary All of us can understand the need to be reconciled in relationships, but our need to be reconciled to God goes further and deeper than any disrupted relationship we have ever known on earth. Listen today to learn how to be reconciled with God. Today, Pastor Joel Van Hoogen takes listeners through 2 Corinthians 5:16-21.   Bread of Life is a ministry of Joel Van Hoogen and the Bread of Life Fellowship in Boise. You can tune in each weekday at 12:00 pm to listen. Previous Post:  Reconciliation Pt. 2 ||  Next Post: Desire for a Personal Relationship With God Pt. 1 Related: Grace & Truth–The Unfinished WorkRead More →

Summary All of us can understand the need to be reconciled in relationships, but our need to be reconciled to God goes further and deeper than any disrupted relationship we have ever known on earth. Listen today to learn how to be reconciled with God. Today, Pastor Joel Van Hoogen takes listeners through 2 Corinthians 5:16-21.   Bread of Life is a ministry of Joel Van Hoogen and the Bread of Life Fellowship in Boise. You can tune in each weekday at 12:00 pm to listen. Previous Post:  Reconciliation Pt. 1 ||  Next Post: Reconciliation Pt. 3 Related: Grace & Truth–The Unfinished Work of the ReformationRead More →

Summary All of us can understand the need to be reconciled in relationships, but our need to be reconciled to God goes further and deeper than any disrupted relationship we have ever known on earth. Listen today to learn how to be reconciled with God. Today, Pastor Joel Van Hoogen takes listeners through 2 Corinthians 5:16-21.   Bread of Life is a ministry of Joel Van Hoogen and the Bread of Life Fellowship in Boise. You can tune in each weekday at 12:00 pm to listen. Previous Post:  God Story & Ours Pt. 5  ||  Next Post: Reconciliation Pt. 2 Related: Grace & Truth–The Unfinished Work of theRead More →

Summary If you were sharing the Good News with someone and they said to you, “I am not interested in religion,” how would you respond? Or, if a very religious person came to you who was of another faith and asked you, “What place has religion in your life?” or “What does religion mean to you?” how would you answer? Our lesson today begins with Pastor Joel’s answer to just such a question in the home of an educated family in Northern India. God is inviting us into Himself, and our answers to others should rise out of that invitation. Today, Pastor Joel Van HoogenRead More →

Summary If you were sharing the Good News with someone and they said to you, “I am not interested in religion,” how would you respond? Or, if a very religious person came to you who was of another faith and asked you, “What place has religion in your life?” or “What does religion mean to you?” how would you answer? Our lesson today begins with Pastor Joel’s answer to just such a question in the home of an educated family in Northern India. God is inviting us into Himself, and our answers to others should rise out of that invitation. Today, Pastor Joel Van HoogenRead More →

Summary If you were sharing the Good News with someone and they said to you, “I am not interested in religion,” how would you respond? Or, if a very religious person came to you who was of another faith and asked you, “What place has religion in your life?” or “What does religion mean to you?” how would you answer? Our lesson today begins with Pastor Joel’s answer to just such a question in the home of an educated family in Northern India. God is inviting us into Himself, and our answers to others should rise out of that invitation. Today, Pastor Joel Van HoogenRead More →

Summary If you were sharing the Good News with someone and they said to you, “I am not interested in religion,” how would you respond? Or, if a very religious person came to you who was of another faith and asked you, “What place has religion in your life?” or “What does religion mean to you?” how would you answer? Our lesson today begins with Pastor Joel’s answer to just such a question in the home of an educated family in Northern India. God is inviting us into Himself, and our answers to others should rise out of that invitation. Today, Pastor Joel Van HoogenRead More →