Vox Dei Community Audio
Messages from the Vox Dei Community gatherings. Vox Dei Community is a Christian church in the south Kansas City area. Belton, Raymore, Grandview, Peculiar, Lee's Summit, Leawood. Visit VoxDeiCommunity.com

Speaker: Levi Rennick --- The gifts nobody wants.

Direct download: 20181209_-_Levi_Rennick_-_Givers__Herod.mp3
Category:general -- posted at: 10:14am CST

Speaker: Rustin Smith --- Giving as Christ gives to the difficult people in your life.

Direct download: 20181202_-_Rustin_Smith_-_Givers__Difficult_People.mp3
Category:general -- posted at: 10:48am CST

Speaker: Rustin Smith --- God moved into the neighborhood.

Direct download: 20181118_-_Rustin_Smith_-_All_Saints__Eugene_Peterson.mp3
Category:general -- posted at: 2:08pm CST

Speaker: Joy Klee - Becoming the kind of person who can obey God rather than humans.

Direct download: 20181111_-_Joy_Klee_-_All_Saints__Andre_Trocme.mp3
Category:general -- posted at: 10:21am CST

Speaker: Rustin Smith --- The patient Christians of Clapham and faithful cultural engagement in small and big things.

Direct download: 20181104_-_All_Saints_-_William_Wilberforce.mp3
Category:general -- posted at: 11:01am CST

Speaker: Rustin Smith --- Freedom in Christ to love in the new community, and what keeps us from it.

Direct download: 20181028_-_Rustin_Smith_-_Romans__One_Another.mp3
Category:general -- posted at: 9:40am CST

Speaker: Jon Bowles - The gift is hyper-corrective to the curse.

Direct download: 20181021_-_Jon_Bowles_-_Romans__Cosmic.mp3
Category:general -- posted at: 10:22am CST

Speaker: Rustin Smith - Humanity united in a family of death now welcome into a family of life.

Direct download: 20181014_-_Rustin_Smith_-_Romans__Family.mp3
Category:general -- posted at: 11:02am CST

Speaker: Jonathan Klee - Taking action to see what God is doing.

Direct download: 20181007_-_Jonathan_Klee_-_Shaping_Our_Hearts.mp3
Category:general -- posted at: 10:28am CST

Speaker: Rustin Smith --- Being special is not being superior.

Direct download: 20180930_-_Rustin_Smith_-_Romans__No_Difference.mp3
Category:general -- posted at: 12:57pm CST

Speaker: Rustin Smith --- Radical welcome around Jesus as the center.

Direct download: 20180923_-_Rustin_Smith_-_Romans__Homecoming.mp3
Category:general -- posted at: 10:54am CST

Speaker: Rustin Smith --- The pain and joy of the author of the letter to the Romans.

Direct download: 20180916_-_Rustin_Smith_-_Romans__Paul.mp3
Category:general -- posted at: 10:55am CST

Speaker: Rustin Smith --- Your relationship with the totality of who you are.

Direct download: 20180909_-_Rustin_Smith_-_Soul.mp3
Category:general -- posted at: 11:29am CST

Speaker: Jon Thompson --- Founder of http://www.peacecounseling.org on resolving conflict.

Direct download: 20180902_-_Jon_Thompson_-_Conflict.mp3
Category:general -- posted at: 11:15am CST

Speaker: Rustin Smith --- God does not have a problem with things that take time.

Direct download: 20180826_-_Rustin_Smith_-_Three_Moves__Patience.mp3
Category:general -- posted at: 1:45pm CST

Speaker: Rustin Smith --- Hosea and Gomer as a living parable of God's fidelity to a people he will make faithful.

Direct download: 20180819_-_Rustin_Smith_-_Three_Moves__Fidelity.mp3
Category:general -- posted at: 2:18pm CST

Speaker: Rustin Smith --- The walls around our hearts can only be breached by someone who has been made tender by the pain of the world.

Direct download: 20180812_-_Rustin_Smith_-_Three_Moves__Brokenness.mp3
Category:general -- posted at: 3:08pm CST

Speakers: Levi Rennick and Charity Hathcock --- Learning how to thrive through hard times by training our trust.

Direct download: 20180805_-_Levi_Rennick__Charity_Hathcock_-_Trust.mp3
Category:general -- posted at: 11:51am CST

Speaker: Pedro Achucarro --- Brent Heid interviews Pastor Pedro from our ministry partner Jesucristo Verdad Y Vida.

Direct download: 20180729_-_Pedro_Achucarro_-_Missional_Partner_Update.mp3
Category:general -- posted at: 11:04am CST

Speaker: Rustin Smith --- Money as the truth serum for the human need for narrative consistency.

Direct download: 20180722_-_Rustin_Smith_-_On_The_Money__Meaning.mp3
Category:general -- posted at: 12:56pm CST

Speaker: Rustin Smith --- The heart follows our embodied investments.

Direct download: 20180715_-_Rustin_Smith_-_On_The_Money__Treasure.mp3
Category:general -- posted at: 12:41pm CST

Speaker: Levi Rennick --- Levi and the Vox Students return from the big summer trip to IYC in Indiana.

Direct download: 20180708_-_Levi_Rennick_-_Youth_Conference_Report.mp3
Category:general -- posted at: 12:40pm CST

Speaker: Rustin Smith --- Learning to value things properly inside the freedom of God ordained rhythms and boundaries.

Direct download: 20180701_-_Rustin_Smith_-_On_The_Money__Limits.mp3
Category:general -- posted at: 4:31pm CST

Speaker: Joy Klee --- The kingdom is also for introverts.

Direct download: 20180624_-_Joy_Klee_-_Misfit__Introvert.mp3
Category:general -- posted at: 2:39pm CST

Speaker: Rustin Smith --- Blessed are those who swing the other leg over the fence.

Direct download: 20180617_-_Rustin_Smith_-_Misfit__Decisions.mp3
Category:general -- posted at: 4:38pm CST

Speaker: Rustin Smith --- Our need to appear put together that prevents us from living in reality.

Direct download: 20180610_-_Rustin_Smith_-_Misfit__Wounded.mp3
Category:general -- posted at: 9:51am CST

Rustin Smith --- Blessed are those who don't know what they're doing.

Direct download: 20180603_-_Rustin_Smith_-_Misfit__Calling.mp3
Category:general -- posted at: 9:29am CST

Speaker: Rustin Smith --- God as a father who likes to be bothered.

Direct download: 20180527_-_Rustin_Smith_-_Misfit__Prayer.mp3
Category:general -- posted at: 4:00pm CST

Speaker: Rustin Smith --- Even those with a complicated relationship with emotions are included in God's Kingdom.

Direct download: 20180520_-_Rustin_Smith_-_Misfit__Feeling.mp3
Category:general -- posted at: 1:44pm CST

Speaker: Rustin Smith --- Blessed are those who long for more; dissatisfaction as an experience of betrothal.

Direct download: 20180513_-_Rustin_Smith_-_Misfit__Longing.mp3
Category:general -- posted at: 2:20pm CST

Speaker: Rustin Smith --- Who is really well of in "Reality"?

Direct download: 20180506_-_Rustin_Smith_-_Misfit__Blessed.mp3
Category:general -- posted at: 12:20pm CST

Speaker: Peggy Heid --- People may be more receptive than we think.

Direct download: 20180422_-_Peggy_Heid_-_Jonah__The_Great_Pursuit_Pt._2.mp3
Category:general -- posted at: 7:34pm CST

Speaker: Peggy Heid --- Lessons on reconciliation from the story of Jonah.

Direct download: 20180415_-_Peggy_Heid_-_Jonah__The_Great_Pursuit.mp3
Category:general -- posted at: 10:02am CST

Speaker: Levi Rennick --- Thomas and anticipation.

Direct download: 20180408_-_Levi_Rennick_-_The_Best_Is_Yet_To_Come.mp3
Category:general -- posted at: 10:10am CST

Speaker: Rustin Smith --- Five life-giving losses and the meaning of Easter.

Direct download: 20180401_-_Rustin_Smith_-_Crossroads__You_Will_Die_Easter.mp3
Category:general -- posted at: 5:37pm CST

Speaker: Brent Heid --- Part 4b of the five hard truths, the longing for God and living with dissatisfaction.

Direct download: 20180325_-_Brent_Heid_-_Crossroads__You_Will_Never_Be_Satisfied.mp3
Category:general -- posted at: 5:36pm CST

Speaker: Rustin Smith --- Learning to relinquish the illusion of control in a post-scientific revolution world.

Direct download: 20180311_-_Rustin_Smith_-_Crossroads__You_Are_Not_In_Control.mp3
Category:general -- posted at: 7:25pm CST

Speaker: Rustin Smith --- The Copernican revolution of the mind, discovering that I am only a part of something larger than me.

Direct download: 20180304_-_Rustin_Smith_-_Crossroads__Your_Life_Is_Not_About_You.mp3
Category:general -- posted at: 1:15pm CST

Speaker: Rustin Smith --- Learning to break the attachments of ego to step into a larger life.

Direct download: 20180226_-_Rustin_Smith_-_Crossroads__You_Are_Not_That_Important.mp3
Category:general -- posted at: 2:52pm CST

Introducing Levi Rennick, Student Ministry Director.

Direct download: 20180226_-_Special_Announcement.mp3
Category:general -- posted at: 2:50pm CST

Speaker: Rustin Smith --- The crisis of choices and what we do with our pain.

Direct download: 20180218_-_Rustin_Smith_-_Crossroads__Life_Is_Hard.mp3
Category:general -- posted at: 8:28pm CST

Speaker: Jon Bowles --- Transformation happens in the ordinary, dull parts of our lived lives.

Direct download: 20180211_-_Jon_Bowles_-_A_Stubborn_Heresy.mp3
Category:general -- posted at: 2:49pm CST

Speaker: Rustin Smith --- Giving our attention as essential for healthy relationships in four directions.

Direct download: 20180204_-_Rustin_Smith_-_Life_Together__Listen.mp3
Category:general -- posted at: 9:25am CST

Speaker: Rustin Smith --- Made in God's image for relationships and everything in its right place.

Direct download: 20180128_-_Rustin_Smith_-_Life_Together__Shalom.mp3
Category:general -- posted at: 1:09pm CST

Speaker: Rustin Smith --- Choosing wisely to live in time in ways that lead to a life together that goes into eternity.

Direct download: 20180121_-_Rustin_Smith_-_Life_Together__Time.mp3
Category:general -- posted at: 2:20pm CST

Speaker: Rustin Smith --- By God's grace in us, to carry one another, to take the mountains of this world with the love of God.

Direct download: 20180114_-_Rustin_Smith_-_Life_Together__Flow.mp3
Category:general -- posted at: 10:39pm CST

Speaker: Rustin Smith - We cannot go faster than the one we are following.

Direct download: 20180107_-_Rustin_Smith_-_Life_Together__Slow_Cuts.mp3
Category:general -- posted at: 2:06pm CST

Speaker: Rustin Smith --- The fourth and ultimate word that we meet at the manger.

Direct download: 20171224_-_Rustin_Smith_-_Making_Space__Love.mp3
Category:general -- posted at: 10:28pm CST

Speaker: Rustin Smith --- Sinking our roots into the source of blessedness.

Direct download: 20171217_-_Rustin_Smith_-_Making_Space__Joy.mp3
Category:general -- posted at: 3:53pm CST

Speaker: Rustin Smith --- We walk in the light...in the darkness.

Direct download: 20171210_-_Rustin_Smith_-_Making_Space__Peace.mp3
Category:general -- posted at: 2:35pm CST

Speaker: Rustin Smith --- Advent 1, a prayer of unfulfillment as a empty place for hope to fill.

Direct download: 20171203_-_Rustin_Smith_-_Making_Space__Hope.mp3
Category:general -- posted at: 10:21am CST

Speaker: Rustin Smith --- Christ the King Sunday featuring the life of a great teacher of the Kingdom of God.

Direct download: 20171126_-_Rustin_Smith_-_All_Saints__Dallas_Willard.mp3
Category:general -- posted at: 10:31am CST

Speaker: Rustin Smith --- 500 years since the great reformer reoriented the church around faith and encountering God's acceptance.

Direct download: 20171112_-_Rustin_Smith_-_All_Saints__Martin_Luther.mp3
Category:general -- posted at: 5:57pm CST

Speaker: Rustin Smith --- Constantine the Great transforms the church.

Direct download: 20171105_-_All_Saints__Constantine.mp3
Category:general -- posted at: 11:14am CST

Speaker: Rustin Smith --- The final scrutiny before entering the church membership.

Direct download: 20171029_-_Rusitn_Smith_-_The_People__Exorcism.mp3
Category:general -- posted at: 1:33pm CST

Speaker: Rustin Smith --- The phases of joining the early church and the three scrutinies for deep ontological repair.

Direct download: 20171022_-_Rustin_Smith_-_The_People__Entering.mp3
Category:general -- posted at: 2:07pm CST

Speaker: Cary Corley --- From Vox missional partner Peace Partnership, on living in the present.

Direct download: 20171015_-_Cary_Corley_-_Anxiety.mp3
Category:general -- posted at: 2:00pm CST

Speaker: Seth Sears --- Missionary partner of Vox Seth Sears on listening to God.

Direct download: 20171008_-_Seth_Sears_-_Responding.mp3
Category:general -- posted at: 1:58pm CST

Speaker: Rustin Smith --- The church as an alternative community in relationship to status-seeking in the Roman world.

Direct download: 20171001_-_Rustin_Smith_-_The_People__Push_and_Pull.mp3
Category:general -- posted at: 1:54pm CST

Speaker: Rustin Smith --- The practices of the early Christians that made them visibly distinct to outsiders.

Direct download: 20170924_-_Rustin_Smith_-_The_People__Visible.mp3
Category:general -- posted at: 3:12pm CST

Speaker: Rustin Smith --- Reflexive Christian identity in the early church.

Direct download: 20170917_-_Rustin_Smith_-_The_People__Habitus.mp3
Category:general -- posted at: 10:38am CST

Speaker: Rustin Smith --- The explosive growth of the earliest churches rooted in a surprising single virtue.

Direct download: 20170910_-_Rustin_Smith_-_The_People__Patience.mp3
Category:general -- posted at: 10:35am CST

Speaker: Rustin Smith --- Numbering our days and the context of life. Psalm 90

Direct download: 20170903_-_Rustin_Smith_-_The_Ordinary__Wisdom.mp3
Category:general -- posted at: 9:37pm CST

Speaker: Rustin Smith - How we spend our days is how we spend our lives.

Direct download: 20170827_-_Rustin_Smith_-_The_Ordinary.mp3
Category:general -- posted at: 2:06pm CST

Speaker: Rustin Smith --- John's vision of the consummation of history; fear versus hope.

Direct download: 20170820_-_Rustin_Smith_-_Imaginarium__Future.mp3
Category:general -- posted at: 2:36pm CST

Speaker: Various - A day to celebrate God's faithfulness to our church and stories about generosity.

Direct download: 20170813_-_Various_-_Celebration.mp3
Category:general -- posted at: 1:47pm CST

Speaker: Dan Wilburn --- Pastor of Lakeland Community Church in Lee's Summit speaks about the Christian life as pilgrimage.

Direct download: 20170806_-_Dan_Wilburn_-_Pilgimage.mp3
Category:general -- posted at: 11:30am CST

Speaker: Peggy Heid --- An encouraging image from Revelation about the nature of prayer.

Direct download: 20170730_-_Peggy_Heid_-_Imaginarium__Prayer.mp3
Category:general -- posted at: 11:03am CST

Speaker: Seth Sears --- Vox ministry partner in Costa Rica shares stories and Scripture about hospitality and the Gospel.

Direct download: 20170723_-_Seth_Sears_-_Hospitality.mp3
Category:general -- posted at: 10:40am CST

Speaker: Rustin Smith --- Our apocalyptic reflex moves in conflict and the legitimate weapons of the Lamb.

Direct download: 20170716_-_Rustin_Smith_-_Imaginarium__Conflict.mp3
Category:general -- posted at: 11:28am CST

Speaker: Rustin Smith --- What the Revelation of John has to do with the idea of Rapture.

Direct download: 20170709_-_Rustin_Smith_-_Imaginarium__Rapture.mp3
Category:general -- posted at: 2:48pm CST

Speaker: Rustin Smith --- The way of the Lamb versus the way of the Dragon.

Direct download: 20170702_-_Rustin_Smith_-_Imaginarium__Lamb.mp3
Category:general -- posted at: 4:14pm CST

Speaker: Jonathan Klee --- Stories from Vox and beyond.

Direct download: 20170625_-_Jonathan_Klee_-_What_God_Is_Doing.mp3
Category:general -- posted at: 4:13pm CST

Speaker: Jonathan Jones --- Reflections on fathering and grace.

Direct download: 20170618_-_Jonathan_Jones_-_Fathers_and_Grace.mp3
Category:general -- posted at: 11:51am CST

Speaker: Rustin Smith --- The earth beast joins the sea beast in competing for the attention of God's people.

Direct download: 20170611_-_Rustin_Smith_-_Imaginarium__Beasts.mp3
Category:general -- posted at: 11:27am CST

Speaker: Rustin Smith --- The beast competes for the full attention of God's people.

Direct download: 20170604_-_Rustin_Smith_-_Imaginarium__Dragon.mp3
Category:general -- posted at: 9:57am CST

Speaker: Jack Ramos-Needham --- Christ's role in making us free and the possibility for forgiveness.

Direct download: 20170528_-_Jack_Ramos-Needham_-_Freedom_and_Forgiveness.mp3
Category:general -- posted at: 3:08pm CST

Speaker: Rustin Smith --- The Lamb rides out to battle. Revelation 6-7.

Direct download: 20170521_-_Rustin_Smith_-_Imaginarium__Horses.mp3
Category:general -- posted at: 12:05pm CST

Speaker: Rustin Smith --- The lion is a lamb who is worshiped by all who live in the most real reality.

Direct download: 20170514_-_Rustin_Smith_-_Imaginarium__Throne.mp3
Category:general -- posted at: 9:42am CST

Speaker: Rustin Smith --- Shaping the imagination to see Jesus in our midst. Revelation 1

Direct download: 20170507_-_Rustin_Smith_-_Imaginarium__Presence.mp3
Category:general -- posted at: 11:58pm CST

Speaker: Brent Heid --- Paying attention to what defines us spiritually.

Direct download: 20170430_-_Brent_Heid_-_Imaginarium__Defining_Moment.mp3
Category:general -- posted at: 1:18pm CST

Speaker: Rustin Smith --- Introduction to the controversial book of Revelation.

Direct download: 20170423_-_Rustin_Smith_-_Imaginarium__Apocalypse.mp3
Category:general -- posted at: 6:27pm CST

Speaker: Rustin Smith --- Eternity breaks into time, the future into the present.

Direct download: 20170416_-_Rustin_Smith_-_Easter__Resurrection_Life.mp3
Category:general -- posted at: 1:30pm CST

Speaker: Rustin Smith --- Jesus enters Jerusalem as a dark king.

Direct download: 20170409_-_Rustin_Smith_-_A_Walk_In_The_Dark__Gods_Visit.mp3
Category:general -- posted at: 10:40am CST

Speaker: Rustin Smith --- John of the Cross, Paul, and Jesus as teachers in the negative way.

Direct download: 20170402_-_Rustin_Smith_-_A_Walk_In_The_Dark__Dark_Night.mp3
Category:general -- posted at: 12:38pm CST

Speaker: Rustin Smith --- The blessing in acceptance and reverence in darkness.

Direct download: 20170326_-_Rustin_Smith_-_A_Walk_In_The_Dark__Dark_Emotions.mp3
Category:general -- posted at: 10:58am CST

Speaker: Rustin Smith --- Blindness that leads to seeing and seeing that leads to blindness.

Direct download: 20170319_-_Rustin_Smith_-_A_Walk_In_The_Dark__Needing_the_Dark.mp3
Category:general -- posted at: 3:27pm CST

Speaker: Rustin Smith --- Artificial light and encountering God in the dark.

Direct download: 20170312_-_Rustin_Smith_-_A_Walk_In_The_Dark__Too_Much_Light.mp3
Category:general -- posted at: 1:56pm CST

Speaker: Rustin Smith --- Darkness that reveals and obscures the presence of God.

Direct download: 20170305_-_Rustin_Smith_-_A_Walk_In_The_Dark__The_Dazzling_Dark.mp3
Category:general -- posted at: 3:11pm CST

Speaker: Rustin Smith and Jonathan Klee --- Staying present to God in places where we do not have the power.

Direct download: 20170226_-_Rusitn_Smith__Jonathan_Klee_-_Presence__Beyond.mp3
Category:general -- posted at: 1:24pm CST

Speaker: Alicia Britt Chole --- Author of "40 Days of Decrease" and "Anonymous"

Direct download: 20170219_-_Alicia_Britt_Chole_-_Heart_Clutter.mp3
Category:general -- posted at: 11:37am CST

Speaker: Rustin Smith --- Managing Competition, Fear, and Control as barriers to God's presence in the spaces where we have power.

Direct download: 20170212_-_Rustin_Smith_-_Presence__Hosting.mp3
Category:general -- posted at: 5:39pm CST

Speaker: Rustin Smith --- Christian gathering as a practice of learning to perceive God.

Direct download: 20170205_-_Rustin_Smith_-_Presence__Seeing.mp3
Category:general -- posted at: 2:51pm CST

Speaker: Andrea Sears --- Vox ministry partner serving in Costa Rica. Learning to surrender to Jesus rather than seeking to be right, power, and success.

Direct download: 20170129_-_Andrea_Sears_-_Following.mp3
Category:general -- posted at: 1:52pm CST

Speaker: Jon Bowles --- Learning to be with Jesus in the midst of the storm.

Direct download: 20170122_-_Jon_Bowles_-_Presence.mp3
Category:general -- posted at: 1:27pm CST

Speaker: Pedro Achucarro --- Making a deeper commitment to life in God.

Direct download: 20170108_-_Pedro_Achucarro_-_Obedience.mp3
Category:general -- posted at: 1:26pm CST

Speaker: Rustin Smith --- A dark and dangerous tale about God's great gift.

Direct download: 20161224_-_Rustin_Smith_-_Chrstmas_Eve__Stories_and_Gifts.mp3
Category:general -- posted at: 2:36pm CST

Speaker: Rustin Smith ---What it takes to receive God's deliverance versus what makes sense.

Direct download: 20161218_-_Rustin_Smith_-_Advent__Unconventional.mp3
Category:general -- posted at: 2:14pm CST

Speaker: Rustin Smith --- Non-complementary behavior of God toward God's enemies and ours.

Direct download: 20161211_-_Rustin_Smith_-_Advent__Flip_the_Script.mp3
Category:general -- posted at: 2:26pm CST

Speaker: Derrick Cook --- The evidence and purpose of God's love.

Direct download: 20161204_-_Derrick_Cook_-_The_Love_of_God.mp3
Category:general -- posted at: 12:02pm CST