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: Name — Levi Rennick teaches about Paul and the Philippians. 

Direct download: Levi_51522.mp3
Category:general -- posted at: 8:30pm CDT

Speaker: Name — Joy Klee preachers on mothers day. 

Direct download: Joy_5822.mp3
Category:general -- posted at: 8:27pm CDT

Speaker: Name — Levi Rennick shares what he learned on his sabbatical. 

Direct download: Levi_5122.mp3
Category:general -- posted at: 8:26pm CDT

Speaker: Rustin Smith --- Discipleship as disillusionment, encounter, opened eyes.

Direct download: 20220424_-_Rustin_Smith_-_Emmaus.mp3
Category:general -- posted at: 7:53pm CDT

Speaker: Rustin Smith --- What story we are in.

Direct download: 20220417_-_Rustin_Smith_-_Easter__Saturday_And_Monday.mp3
Category:general -- posted at: 6:22pm CDT

Speakers: Various --- A ceremony for the Sacrament of Holy Orders.

Direct download: 20220410_-_The_Ordination_of_Levi_Rennick.mp3
Category:general -- posted at: 1:33pm CDT

Speaker: Rustin Smith --- Making visible the realm of the invisible.

Direct download: 20220410_-_Rustin_Smith_-_Streams_Of_Living_Water__Incarnational.mp3
Category:general -- posted at: 1:25pm CDT

Speakers: Rustin Smith, Bobbie Jeffrey, Alexis Buttefield --- And update from Imago Performing Arts and Heart N' Hand


Speaker: Rustin Smith --- Word, conversion, cross, and activism.

Direct download: 20220327_-_Rustin_Smith_-_Streams_Of_Living_Water__Evangelical.mp3
Category:general -- posted at: 7:05pm CDT

Speakers: Rustin Smith, Troy Lakey, Jonathan Klee - Update on Sabbatical and our Ukraine response.


Speaker: Rustin Smith --- Everything in its right place with moral justice and overflowing compassion.

Direct download: 20220313_-_Rustin_Smith_-_Streams_Of_Living_Water__Social_Justice.mp3
Category:general -- posted at: 11:31pm CDT

Speaker: Rustin Smith --- Accessing power from outside the self.

Direct download: 20220227_-_Rustin_Smith_-_Streams_Of_Living_Water__Charismatic.mp3
Category:general -- posted at: 12:07pm CDT

Speaker: Rustin Smith --- Living lives of robust sanity.

Direct download: 20220220_-_Rusitn_Smith_-_Streams_Of_Living_Water__Holiness.mp3
Category:general -- posted at: 1:37pm CDT

Speakers: Rustin Smith, Jonathan Klee, Chris Shillito --- Shalom Retreat Center is a new ministry partner in the Contemplative Tradition.


Speaker: Rustin Smith --- Entering the divine rest that overcomes our alienation.

Direct download: 20220206_-_Rustin_Smith_-_Streams_Of_Living_Water__Contemplative.mp3
Category:general -- posted at: 11:49am CDT

Speaker: Rustin Smith --- An introduction to the deep church where nourishment flows.

Direct download: 20220130_-_Rustin_Smith_-_Streams_Of_Living_Water.mp3
Category:general -- posted at: 1:46pm CDT

Speaker: Levi Rennick --- The unique calling of the people of God, to be at peace, of peace, for peace.

Direct download: 20220123_-_Levi_Rennick_-_Making_Peace.mp3
Category:general -- posted at: 11:55am CDT

Speaker: Jonathan Klee - Finding Transformation

Direct download: 20220116_-_Jonathan_Klee_-_Finding_Transformation.mp3
Category:general -- posted at: 1:51pm CDT

Speaker: Rustin Smith, Various --- Meaning, belonging, and transformation in church and how you can connect at Vox.

Direct download: 20220109_-_Rustin_Smith_-_Epiphany__Invitation.mp3
Category:general -- posted at: 9:54am CDT

Speaker: Rustin Smith --- A prophetic vision of the peacable world to come.

Direct download: 20211219_-_Rustin_Smith_-_Advent__Leaving_Space.mp3
Category:general -- posted at: 1:31pm CDT

Speaker: Rustin Smith --- Messy church and the hope of love.

Direct download: 20211212_-_Rustin_Smith_-_Advent__Love.mp3
Category:general -- posted at: 5:45pm CDT

Speaker: Jon Bowles --- Anticipating a world to come.

Direct download: 20211205_-_Jon_Bowles_-_Advent__Excitement.mp3
Category:general -- posted at: 5:25pm CDT

Speaker: Rustin Smith --- The necessary context for real transformation.

Direct download: 20211128_-_Rustin_Smith_-_Advent__Vulnerability.mp3
Category:general -- posted at: 1:13pm CDT

Speaker: Levi Rennick --- Learning how to express thanks.

Direct download: 20211121_-_Levi_Rennick_-_Gratitude.mp3
Category:general -- posted at: 4:02pm CDT

Speaker: Rustin Smith --- God is a great lover of ragamuffins.

Direct download: 20211114_-_Rustin_Smith_-_All_Saints__Brennan_Manning.mp3
Category:general -- posted at: 11:51am CDT

Speaker: Rustin Smith --- God comes alongside our desires to lead us forward.

Direct download: 20211107_-_Rustin_Smith_-_All_Saints__Patrick_Of_Ireland.mp3
Category:general -- posted at: 1:08pm CDT

Rustin Smith --- Getting to know the Jesus Way by discerning the way of celebrity.

Direct download: 20211024_-_Rustin_Smith_-_The_Jesus_Way__Celebrity.mp3
Category:general -- posted at: 12:58pm CDT

Speaker: Rustin Smith --- Getting to know the Jesus Way by discerning the way of religion.

Direct download: 20211017_-_Rustin_Smith_-_The_Jesus_Way__Relgion.mp3
Category:general -- posted at: 11:46am CDT

Speaker: Rustin Smith --- Getting to know the Jesus Way by discerning the way of power.

Direct download: 20211010_-_Rustin_Smith_-_The_Jesus_Way__Power.mp3
Category:general -- posted at: 4:58pm CDT

Speaker: Rustin Smith --- Risk and hurt in a world that is a perfectly safe place to be.

Direct download: 20210926_-_Rustin_Smith_-_Safety.mp3
Category:general -- posted at: 6:03pm CDT

Speaker: Rustin Smith --- Last urgent words to a beloved church.

Direct download: 20210919_-_Rustin_Smith_-_Further__Final_Briefing.mp3
Category:general -- posted at: 9:20am CDT

Speaker: Pip Whitney --- Songs we sing and the truth we tell.

Direct download: 20210912_-_Pip_Whitney_-_Confessing_Worship.mp3
Category:general -- posted at: 11:25am CDT

Speaker: Joy Klee - Working out the vision of Ephesians in real life.

Direct download: 20210905_-_Joy_Klee_-_Further_Reflections.mp3
Category:general -- posted at: 11:22am CDT

Speaker: Rustin Smith --- Our primary relationship that gives context to everything else.

Direct download: 20210829_-_Rustin_Smith_-_Further__Precipice.mp3
Category:general -- posted at: 1:09pm CDT

Speaker: Rustin Smith --- Two ways of getting things done and making things happen in the church.

Direct download: 20210822_-_Rustin_Smith_-_Further__Love_and_Worship.mp3
Category:general -- posted at: 4:05pm CDT

Speaker: Rustin Smith --- Morality is not maturity.

Direct download: 20210808_-_Rustin_Smith_-_Further__Negative_Space.mp3
Category:general -- posted at: 2:36pm CDT

Speaker: Rustin Smith --- Maturity as slow and sure, and utterly real, mountain step-plod and ascent.

Direct download: 20210801_-_Rustin_Smith_-_Further__Ascent.mp3
Category:general -- posted at: 11:15am CDT

Speaker: Rustin Smith --- The personal, communal, deep language of reality.

Direct download: 20210725_-_Rustin_Smith_-_Further__Cradle_Language.mp3
Category:general -- posted at: 2:04pm CDT

Speaker: Rustin Smith --- The place personal commitment in a larger world.

Direct download: 20210718_-_Rustin_Smith_-_Further__Inseperables.mp3
Category:general -- posted at: 11:34am CDT

Speaker: Rustin Smith --- The strenuous work of peace.

Direct download: 20210711_-_Rustin_Smith_-_Further__Serious_House.mp3
Category:general -- posted at: 1:55pm CDT

Speaker: Rustin Smith --- The invisible and unlikely substance that fuels us.

Direct download: 20210704_-_Rustin_Smith_-_Further__Swimming.mp3
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Speaker: Rustin Smith --- Paul's prayer for the church to see where it already is.

Direct download: 20210628_-_Rustin_Smith_-_Further__Mountain.mp3
Category:general -- posted at: 12:54pm CDT

Speaker: Rustin Smith --- A description of a map of a larger reality.

Direct download: 20210620_-_Rustin_Smith_-_Further__Abundance.mp3
Category:general -- posted at: 5:28pm CDT

Speaker: Rustin Smith --- Our walking and God's calling.

Direct download: 20210613_-_Rustin_Smith_-_Further__Axios.mp3
Category:general -- posted at: 2:44pm CDT

Speaker: Rustin Smith --- An introduction to the letter to the Ephesians. 

Direct download: 20210606_-_Rustin_Smith_-_Further__Illusions.mp3
Category:general -- posted at: 6:12pm CDT

Speaker: Rustin Smith --- Pronouncing the certainty of shalom in a meaningless age.

Direct download: 20210523_-_Rustin_Smiith_-_Blind_Spot__The_Certainty_of_Shalom.mp3
Category:general -- posted at: 12:28pm CDT

Speaker: Rustin Smith --- Embodying the integrity of creation in an exploitative age.

Direct download: 20210516_-_Rustin_Smith_-_Blind_Spot__The_Integrity_Of_Creation.mp3
Category:general -- posted at: 12:02pm CDT

Speaker: Rustin Smith --- Embracing the priority of neighbor in a violent age.

Direct download: 20210509_-_Rustin_Smith_-_The_Priority_Of_Neighbor.mp3
Category:general -- posted at: 3:00pm CDT

Speaker: Rustin Smith --- Affirming the dignity of selves in a dehumanizing age.

Direct download: 20210502_-_Rustin_Smith_-_Blind_Spot__Affirming_The_Dignity_of_Selves.mp3
Category:general -- posted at: 5:25pm CDT

Speaker: Pip Whitney --- Insisting on the reality of death in a technological age.

Direct download: 20210425_-_Pip_Whitney_-_Blind_Spot__Insisting_On_The_Reality_of_Death.mp3
Category:general -- posted at: 12:10pm CDT

Speaker: Rustin Smith --- Proclaiming the presence of God in a secular age.

Direct download: 20210418_-_Rustin_Smith_-_Blind_Spot__Proclaiming_The_Presnce_of_God.mp3
Category:general -- posted at: 3:06pm CDT

Speaker: Rustin Smith --- The church as a spot for the accidentally blind.

Direct download: 20210411_-_Rustin_Smith_-_Blind_Spot__Mud_In_Your_Eye.mp3
Category:general -- posted at: 1:23pm CDT

Speaker: Rustin Smith --- The challenge of Easter sermons and getting to the point.

Direct download: 20210404_-_Rustin_Smith_-_Easter__Hard_But_Joyful.mp3
Category:general -- posted at: 12:28pm CDT

Speaker: Rustin Smith --- Palm Sunday: The medium is the message. Style is substance. We become what we behold.

Direct download: 20210328_-_Rustin_Smith_-_Three_Claims.mp3
Category:general -- posted at: 10:29am CDT

Speaker: Joy Klee - Living with differences.

Direct download: 20210321_-_Joy_Klee_-_Division__Forgiveness.mp3
Category:general -- posted at: 10:34am CDT

Speaker: Rustin Smith --- Relational problems in the church.

Direct download: 20210314_-_Rustin_Smith_-_Division.mp3
Category:general -- posted at: 12:15pm CDT

Speaker: Rustin Smith --- The church and personal callings as echo work.

Direct download: 20210307_-_Rustin_Smith_-_Echoes__Vocation.mp3
Category:general -- posted at: 9:32am CDT

Speaker: Rustin Smith --- Who really has say-so?

Direct download: 20210228_-_Rustin_Smith_-_Echoes__Power.mp3
Category:general -- posted at: 1:00pm CDT

Speaker: Rustin Smith --- The relationship between restraint, truth, and real freedom.

Direct download: 20210221_-_Rustin_Smith_-_Echoes__Freedom.mp3
Category:general -- posted at: 1:35pm CDT

Speaker: Rustin Smith --- Attention, imagination, and longing.

Direct download: 20210214_-_Rustin_Smith_-_Echoes__Beauty.mp3
Category:general -- posted at: 8:00am CDT

Speaker: Levi Rennick --- The human pursuit of confident knowing.

Direct download: 20210207_-_Levi_Rennick_-_Echoes__Truth.mp3
Category:general -- posted at: 8:00am CDT

Speaker: Rustin Smith --- The transcendent that Christianity makes accessible.

Direct download: 20210131_-_Rustin_Smith_-_Echoes__Spirituality.mp3
Category:general -- posted at: 7:00am CDT

Speaker: Rustin Smith --- The search to belong in relationships.

Direct download: 20210127_-_Rustin_Smith_-_Echoes__Love.mp3
Category:general -- posted at: 9:00am CDT

Speaker: Rustin Smith --- The missing frequencies that leave us longing to make things right.

Direct download: 20210117_-_Rustin_Smith_-_Echoes__Justice.mp3
Category:general -- posted at: 9:00am CDT

Speaker:  Rustin Smith --- A pastoral reflection on the season and events of the week.

Direct download: 20210110_-_Rustin_Smith_-_Epiphany_Insurrection.mp3
Category:general -- posted at: 10:30am CDT

Speakers: Rustin Smith, Jon Bowles --- The finale of four things to remember as we begin again.


Speakers: Rustin Smith, Jon Bowles --- A conversation about the peculiar observance of dark events during the Christmas season.

Direct download: 20201227_-_Rustin_Smith_Jon_Bowles_-_On_St._Stephens_Day.mp3
Category:general -- posted at: 8:00am CDT

Speaker: Rustin Smith --- Learning to live in reality in our relationship to others.

Direct download: 20201220_-_Rustin_Smith_-_Begin_Again__Remember_To_Live_Sacrificially.mp3
Category:general -- posted at: 12:08pm CDT

Speaker: Jon Bowles --- Learning to see God everywhere.


Speaker: Rustin Smith --- Going back to go forward and the desire for a do-over.

Direct download: 20201206_-_Rustin_Smith_-_Begin_Again__Remember_Who_You_Are.mp3
Category:general -- posted at: 6:30am CDT

Speaker: Jon Bowles --- The transforming practice of Centering Prayer.

Direct download: 20201122_-_Jon_Bowles_-__All_Saints__Thomas_Keating.mp3
Category:general -- posted at: 9:54am CDT

Speaker: Levi Rennick ---Openness to friendship, the church, and joy.

Direct download: 20201115-_Levi_Rennick_-__All_Saints__J.R.R._Tolkien.mp3
Category:general -- posted at: 12:36pm CDT

Speaker: Rustin Smith --- St. Polycarp of Smyrna and resistance to Emperor worship.

Direct download: 20201108_-_Rustin_Smith_-_All_Saints__Polycarp.mp3
Category:general -- posted at: 2:58pm CDT

Speaker: Rustin Smith --- Going deep and going wide.

Direct download: 20201101_-_Rustin_Smith_-_All_Saints__Catherine_Of_Siena.mp3
Category:general -- posted at: 12:08pm CDT

Speaker: Rustin Smith --- An equation to change the world. (Outdoor Gathering)

Direct download: 20201011b_-_Rustin_Smith_-_XYZ.mp3
Category:general -- posted at: 2:34pm CDT

Speakers: Rustin Smith, Jon Bowles --- Intending to practice the Jesus Way.

Direct download: 20201011_-_Rustin_Smith_Jon_Bowles_-_Words_To_Build_A_Life_On__Cult.mp3
Category:general -- posted at: 12:45pm CDT

Speakers: Rustin Smith, Jon Bowles - The narrow and wide gates between encouragement and warning.

Direct download: 20201004_-_Rustin_Smith_Jon_Bowles_-_Words_To_Build_A_Life_On__Sending.mp3
Category:general -- posted at: 12:45pm CDT

Speakers: Rustin Smith, Jon Bowles --- The wisdom of dogs and pigs.

Direct download: 20200927_-_Rustin_Smith_Jon_Bowles_-_Words_To_Build_A_Life_On__Pearls.mp3
Category:general -- posted at: 12:45pm CDT

Speakers: Rustin Smith, Jon Bowles --- Living with one another in community.


Speakers: Rustin Smith, Jon Bowles --- Needed encouragement about following the teachings of Jesus.

Direct download: 20200913_-_Rustin_Smith_Jon_Bowles_-_Words_To_Build_A_Life_On__Worry.mp3
Category:general -- posted at: 1:00pm CDT

Speakers: Rustin Smith, Jon Bowles --- What you can count on versus God.

Direct download: 20200906_-_Rustin_Smith_Jon_Bowles_-_Words_To_Build_A_Life_On__Money.mp3
Category:general -- posted at: 7:05pm CDT

Speakers: Rustin Smith, Jon Bowles --- The revolutionary prayer of Jesus at the heart of his teaching.

Direct download: 20200830_-_Rustin_Smith_Jon_Bowles_-_Words_To_Build_A_Life_On__Prayer.mp3
Category:general -- posted at: 1:00pm CDT

Speakers: Rustin Smith, Jon Bowles --- The necessity of cultivating a hidden life.

Direct download: 20200823_-_Rustin_Smith_Jon_Bowles__Words_To_Build_A_Life_On__Secret.mp3
Category:general -- posted at: 1:00pm CDT

Speakers: Rustin Smith, Jon Bowles --- Going beyond the Law.

Direct download: 20200816_-_Rustin_Smith_Jon_Bowles_-_Words_To_Build_A_Life_On__Perfect.mp3
Category:general -- posted at: 1:00pm CDT

Speaker: Levi Rennick --- The parable of the talents and personal responsibility. 

Direct download: 20200809_-_Levi_Rennick_-_Using_Your_Voice.mp3
Category:general -- posted at: 12:00pm CDT

Speakers: Rustin Smith, Jon Bowles --- Epistemic closure and the role of thick religion.


Speakers: Rustin Smith, Jon Bowles --- Jesus defines his intentions with the Law.

Direct download: 20200726_-_Rustin_Smith_Jon_Bowles_-_Words_To_Build_A_Life_On___Law.mp3
Category:general -- posted at: 1:00pm CDT

Speakers: Rustin Smith, Jon Bowles --- Jesus imparts a calling of proximity and otherness to his followers. 


Speakers: Rustin Smith, Jon Bowles --- A summary of the eight beatitudes of Jesus.


Speakers: Rustin Smith, Jon Bowles --- Jesus points to a new way of resolving conflict.


Speaker: Rustin Smith --- Learning to see and to discern in a time of cultural upheaval.

Direct download: 20200621_-_Rustin_Smith_-_Blind_Sight.mp3
Category:general -- posted at: 12:00pm CDT

Speakers: Rustin Smith, Jon Bowles --- Who gets to see God?

Direct download: 20200621_-_Rustin_Smith_Jon_Bowles_-_Words_To_Build_A_Life_On__Pure.mp3
Category:general -- posted at: 1:00pm CDT

Speaker: Rustin Smith --- Van Gogh and participating in what God is doing.

Direct download: 20200613_-_Rustin_Smith_-_The_Spirit_Unleashed.mp3
Category:general -- posted at: 12:00pm CDT

Speakers: Rustin Smith, Jon Bowles --- Where justice and mercy meet.

Direct download: 20200614_-_Rustin_Smith__Jon_Bowles__Words_To_Build_A_Life_On__Mercy.mp3
Category:general -- posted at: 8:10pm CDT

Speakers: Rustin Smith, Jon Bowles --- A timely look at the politics of Jesus and his call to the church.


Speakers: Rustin Smith, Jon Bowles --- The first two beatitudes of Jesus from the Sermon on the Mount.


Speakers: Rustin Smith, Jon Bowles --- Surprise blessings from the Sermon on the Mount.


Speakers: Rustin Smith, Jon Bowles --- What is the Sermon on the Mount?


Speakers: Rustin Smith, Jon Bowles --- The central teaching of Jesus.

Direct download: 20200510_-_Rustin_Smith_Jon_Bowles_-_Words_To_Build_A_Life_On__Intro.mp3
Category:general -- posted at: 1:00pm CDT

Speakers: Rustin Smith, Jon Bowles --- The final word from the cross and a roadmap to the true self.

Direct download: 20200426_-_Rustin_Smith__Jon_Bowles_-_Seven_Words__Spirit.mp3
Category:general -- posted at: 2:23pm CDT