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: Rustin Smith --- Jesus was born into a time of agony.

Direct download: 20101226_-_Rustin_Smith_-_The_Feast_of_Stephen.mp3
Category:general -- posted at: 3:17pm CST

Speaker: Rustin Smith --- Advent 2: God is a giver but we are not God.

Direct download: 20101205_-_Rustin_Smith_-_Advent_2__Giving_Badly.mp3
Category:general -- posted at: 12:00pm CST

Speaker: Rustin Smith --- Advent 1: Financial and relational pressures of the season requires new possibilities for living well.

Direct download: 20101128_-_Rustin_Smith_-_Advent_1__Imagination_and_the_Maelstrom.mp3
Category:general -- posted at: 12:52pm CST

Speaker: Rustin Smith --- Voice Sunday is an annual look back and forward in the Vox Dei Community.  Vincent Van Gogh orients us with a critique of the church of his day.

Direct download: 20101114_-_Rustin_Smith_-_Voice_Sunday__Doors_and_Windows.mp3
Category:general -- posted at: 9:28pm CST

Speaker: Rustin Smith --- Part 4 of 4:  Psalm 15 as an orientation into proximate justice.

Direct download: 20101107_-_Rustin_Smith_-_Getting_It_Together_4__Strangers.mp3
Category:general -- posted at: 1:26pm CST

Speaker: Rustin Smith --- Part 3 of 4:  Psalm 15 as an orientation into the neighborhood.

Direct download: 20101031_-_Rustin_Smith_-_Getting_It_Together_3__Neighbors.mp3
Category:general -- posted at: 12:06pm CST

Speaker: Rustin Smith --- Part 2 of 4:  Psalm 15 as an orientation into the power of words.

Direct download: 20101024_-_Rustin_Smith_-_Getting_It_Together_2__Language.mp3
Category:general -- posted at: 12:11pm CST

Speaker: Rustin Smith --- Part 1 of 4:  Psalm 15 as an orientation into God's integrated world.

Direct download: 20101017_-_Rustin_Smith_-_Getting_It_Together_1__Shalom.mp3
Category:general -- posted at: 12:44pm CST

Speaker: Rustin Smith --- Part 13 of a conversation on growing up in Christ.   A final word for the beginning of the conversation.

Direct download: 20101003_-_Rustin_Smith_-_Ephesians_13__6_10-24_-_Final_Briefing.mp3
Category:general -- posted at: 12:37pm CST

Speaker: Rustin Smith --- Part 12 of a conversation on growing up in Christ.   Submit to one another out of reverence for Christ.

Direct download: 20100926_-_Rustin_Smith_-_Ephesians_12__5_21-6_9_-_On_the_Precipice.mp3
Category:general -- posted at: 11:47am CST

Speaker: Rustin Smith --- Part 11 of a conversation on growing up in Christ.   The alternative ways of getting things done.

Direct download: 20100919_-_Rustin_Smith_-_Ephesians_11__5_1-20_-_Love__Worship.mp3
Category:general -- posted at: 6:22pm CST

Speaker: Rustin Smith --- Part 10 of a conversation on growing up in Christ.   Morality is not maturity.  The ordinary, relational, shy way the Spirit inhabits our choices.

Direct download: 20100912_-_Rustin_Smith_-_Ephesians_10__4_17-33_-_Negative_Space.mp3
Category:general -- posted at: 4:54pm CST

Speaker: Rustin Smith --- Part 9 of a conversation on growing up in Christ.   The how, why, and what of becoming mature.

Direct download: 20100905_-_Rustin_Smith_-_Ephesians_9__4_1-16_-_A_Slow_Ascent.mp3
Category:general -- posted at: 5:40pm CST

Speaker: Rustin Smith --- Part 8 of a conversation on growing up in Christ.  Prayer, the native tongue of the church, is personal, communal, and deep language.

Direct download: 20100829_-_Rustin_Smith_-_Ephesians_8__3_14-21_-_Cradle_Language.mp3
Category:general -- posted at: 3:39pm CST

Speaker: Rustin Smith --- Part 7 of a conversation on growing up in Christ.  Inscape seeing as the posture of maturity in the church.

Direct download: 20100822_-_Rustin_Smith_-_Ephesians_7__3_1-13_-_The_Inseparables.mp3
Category:general -- posted at: 12:49pm CST

Speaker: Jonathan Jones --- Seeking the welfare of the city.

Direct download: 20100801_-_Jonathan_Jones_-_Flourishing.mp3
Category:general -- posted at: 12:02pm CST

Speaker: Rustin Smith --- An introduction to baptism in the Vox Dei Community.

Direct download: 20100725_-_Rustin_Smith_-_Baptism.mp3
Category:general -- posted at: 5:55pm CST

Speaker: Rustin Smith --- Part 6 of a conversation on growing up in Christ.   Jesus is our peace.

Direct download: 20100718_-_Rustin_Smith_-_Ephesians_6__2_11-22_-_A_Serious_House.mp3
Category:general -- posted at: 3:34pm CST

Speaker: Rustin Smith --- Part 5 of a conversation on growing up in Christ.   It is grace or nothing.

Direct download: 20100711_-_Rustin_Smith_-_Ephesians_5__2_1-10_-_Swimming.mp3
Category:general -- posted at: 2:32pm CST

Speaker: Rustin Smith --- Part 4 of a conversation on growing up in Christ.   It is here.  We are on it.  It us under us.

Direct download: 20100704_-_Rustin_Smith_-_Ephesians_4__1_15-23_-_The_Mountain.mp3
Category:general -- posted at: 3:22pm CST

Speaker: Rustin Smith --- Part 3 of a conversation on growing up in Christ.   The cosmos is bigger than we imagined.

Direct download: 20100627_-_Rustin_Smith_-_Ephesians_3__1_3-14_-_Abundance.mp3
Category:general -- posted at: 3:16pm CST

Speaker: Rustin Smith --- Part 2 of a conversation on growing up in Christ.  Our walking and God's calling.‚Äč
Direct download: 20100620_-_Rustin_Smith_-_Ephesians_2__4_1_7-8_-_Axios.mp3
Category:general -- posted at: 10:10am CST

Speaker: Rustin Smith --- Part 1 of a conversation on growing up in Christ.  Having our illusions of church exposed and overcome is a necessary part of growing up.
Direct download: 20100613_-_Rustin_Smith_-_Ephesians_1__1_1-2_-_Illusions.mp3
Category:general -- posted at: 10:45am CST

Speaker: Tisha Gillespie --- Part 4 of 4 in a series about patterns of evangelism throughout Scripture.


Speaker: Rustin Smith --- Part 3 of 4 in a series about patterns of evangelism throughout Scripture.

Direct download: 20100530_-_Rustin_Smith_-_Evangelism_3__Forgetters_Made_Rememberers.mp3
Category:general -- posted at: 10:47am CST

Speaker: Rustin Smith --- Part 2 of 4 in a series about patterns of evangelism throughout Scripture.

Direct download: 20100523_-_Rusitn_Smith_-_Evangelism_2__Outsiders_Become_Insiders.mp3
Category:general -- posted at: 4:41pm CST

Speaker: Rustin Smith --- Part 1 of 4 in a series about patterns of evangelism throughout Scripture.

Direct download: 20100516_-_Rustin_Smith_-_Evangelism_1__A_Drama_in_Three_Scenes.mp3
Category:general -- posted at: 2:00pm CST

Various speakers contribute to a community reflection on a long journey through the gospel of Luke.

Direct download: 20100509_-_Various_Speakers_-_Luke_90_-_Luke_-_Community_Reflection.mp3
Category:general -- posted at: 12:12pm CST

Speaker: Rustin Smith --- Jesus leads and blesses his followers who respond with worship and a joyful return into the neighborhood.

Direct download: 20100502_-_Rustin_Smith_-_Luke_89_-_Luke_24_50-53_-_Ascension.mp3
Category:general -- posted at: 3:58pm CST

Speaker: Kyle Gillespie --- The physical resurrection as a call for local, ordinary presence.

Direct download: 20100425_-_Kyle_Gillespie_-_Luke_88_-_Luke_24_36-50_-_Is_This_Enough_.mp3
Category:general -- posted at: 1:02pm CST

Speaker: Rustin Smith --- The disciples recognize what is familiar in the midst of the unfamiliar on the road to Emmaus.

Direct download: 20100418_-_Rustin_Smith_-_Luke_87__Luke_24_13-35_-_Stir.mp3
Category:general -- posted at: 3:12pm CST

Speaker: Rustin Smith --- In the aftermath of resurrection, two orienting questions and a response.

Direct download: 20100411_-_Rustin_Smith_-_Luke_86__Luke_24_1-12_-_Run.mp3
Category:general -- posted at: 12:07am CST

Speaker: Rustin Smith --- An invitation to atheism and resurrection.

Direct download: 20100404_-_Rustin_Smith_-_Luke.85__Luke_24_1-6_-_Resurrection.mp3
Category:general -- posted at: 4:00pm CST

Speaker: Rustin Smith --- Gazing upon the cross gives us the potion that breaks the spell of our dominant cultural religion.

Direct download: 20100328_-_Rustin_Smith_-_Luke.84__Luke_22_63-23_56_-_The_Cross.mp3
Category:general -- posted at: 12:31pm CST

Speaker: Rustin Smith featuring David Clark and the Vox High School class --- Part one of two weeks in the crucifixion narrative of Luke.

Direct download: 20100321_-_Rustin_Smith_-_Luke_83__Luke_22_63-23_56_-_Scripted.mp3
Category:general -- posted at: 5:08pm CST

Speakers:  Meredith Muenks, Jonathan Klee, Kyle Gillespie, Rustin Smith --- Three members of a medical relief team share some of their experience with the Vox Dei Community.

Direct download: 20100314_-_Muenks-Klee-Gillespie-Smith_-_Haiti_Relief_Update.mp3
Category:general -- posted at: 1:49pm CST

Speaker: Rustin Smith --- Everything sad will come untrue.

Direct download: 20100307_-_Rustin_Smith_-_Luke_82__Luke_22_39-62_-_Darkness.mp3
Category:general -- posted at: 4:04pm CST

Speaker: Rustin Smith --- Three 'nothings' revealed in dinner conversation between Jesus and his guests.

Direct download: 20100228_-_Rustin_Smith_-_Luke_81__Luke_22_24-39_-_Nothing.mp3
Category:general -- posted at: 3:19pm CST

Speaker: Rustin Smith --- Jesus eagerly hosts a meal for his friends.

Direct download: 20100221_-_Rustin_Smith_-_Luke_80__Luke_22_7-23_-_Remember.mp3
Category:general -- posted at: 1:59pm CST

Speaker: Rustin Smith --- Jesus prepares a ritual while Judas sides with the crowd.

Direct download: 20100214_-_Rustin_Smith_-_Luke_79__Luke_22_1-6_-_Ritual__Herd.mp3
Category:general -- posted at: 2:03pm CST

Speaker: Rustin Smith --- Jesus looks ahead to a turn in history that requires a broader conversation.

Direct download: 20100207_-_Rustin_Smith_-_Luke_78__Luke_21_5-38_-_The_Time_Will_Come.mp3
Category:general -- posted at: 3:28pm CST

Speaker: Rustin Smith --- Jesus reveals what belongs to God.
Direct download: 20100124_-_Rusitn_Smith_-_Luke_77__Luke_20_20-21_4_-_Belonging_to_God.mp3
Category:general -- posted at: 11:25am CST

Speaker: Rustin Smith --- Jesus is the overlooked stone that cannot be overcome.
Direct download: 20100117_-_Rustin_Smith_-_Luke_76__Luke_19_9-19_-_The_Stone.mp3
Category:general -- posted at: 2:42pm CST

Speaker: Rustin Smith --- Jesus clears the Temple and confronts religious leaders.
Direct download: 20100110_-_Rustin_Smith_-_Luke_75__Luke_19_45-20_8_-_Angry_Hope.mp3
Category:general -- posted at: 12:44pm CST

Speaker: Rustin Smith --- Recognize the time of God's coming to you.
Direct download: 20100103_-_Rustin_Smith_-_Luke_74__Luke_19_28-44_-_Attend.mp3
Category:general -- posted at: 11:04am CST