Vox Dei Community Audio (general)
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

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
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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.

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
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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
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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
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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
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Speakers: Rustin Smith, Jon Bowles --- The work we have to do and how we find our identity.

Direct download: 20200419_-_Rustin_Smith_Jon_Bowles_-_Seven_Words__Fnished.mp3
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Speakers: Rustin Smith, Jon Bowles --- Jesus makes a plea from weakness.

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Speakers: Rustin Smith & Jon Bowles --- Jesus expresses his suffering.

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Speaker: Rustin Smith, Jon Bowles, Josh Payne --- A conversation around the third word from Jesus on the cross.

Direct download: 20200322_-_Rustin_Smith_Jon_Bowles_Josh_Payne_-_Seven_Words__Behold.mp3
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Speaker: Levi Rennick --- An introduction from our pastor and a new word from Jesus on the cross.

Direct download: 20200315_-_Levi_Rennick_-_Seven_Words__Behold.mp3
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Speaker: Rustin Smith --- The inconsolable longing at the heart of being truly human.

Direct download: 20200308_-_Rustin_Smith_-_Severn_Words__Paradise.mp3
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Speaker: Rustin Smith --- The first word from the cross.

Direct download: 20200301_-_Rustin_Smith_-_Seven_Words__Forgive.mp3
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Speaker: Levi Rennick --- What happens when you don't quit because it's quiet.

Direct download: 20200223_-_Levi_Rennick_-_Audacious_Persistence.mp3
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Speaker: Rustin Smith --- The paradox of Christian hospitality and the cost of getting in.

Direct download: 20200216_-_Rustin_Smith_-_Every__Everybodys_Welcome.mp3
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Speaker: Rustin Smith --- The stories we live inside and the consequences of ideas.

Direct download: 20200209_-_Rustin_Smith_-_Every__Everything_Matters.mp3
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Speaker: Levi Rennick --- Following the ancient path all the way to the finish line.

Direct download: 20200202_-_Levi_Rennick_-_Every__Every_Step_Counts.mp3
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Speaker: Rustin Smith --- Tempus fugit, memento mori, and numbering days.

Direct download: 20200126_-_Rustin_Smith_-_Every__Every_Moment_Counts.mp3
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Speaker: Rustin Smith --- Lessons from a dramatic playoff football game and a theology of sports.

Direct download: 20200119_-_Rustin_Smith_-_The_Game.mp3
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Speaker: Rustin Smith --- The heart of the Gospel at the end of all things.

Direct download: 20200112_-_Rustin_Smith_-_Hospitality.mp3
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Speaker: Rustin Smith --- An orienting message for the new year in the church.

Direct download: 20200105_-_Rustin_Smith_-_Returning_To_Basics.mp3
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Speaker: Rustin Smith --- Christmas Eve and the truth as a fairy tale.

Direct download: 20191224_-_Rustin_Smith_-_Advent__Fairy_Tale.mp3
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Rustin Smith --- Absurdity comes rushing together with what we expected to lead us to truth.

Direct download: 20191222_-_Rustin_Smith_-_Advent__Comedy.mp3
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Speaker: Rustin Smith --- To feel, speak, and embody truth.

Direct download: 20191208_-_Rustin_Smith_-_Advent__Tragedy.mp3
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Speaker: Rustin Smith --- Logos and mythos and telling the whole truth with our lives.

Direct download: 20191201_-_Rustin_Smith_-_Advent__Silence.mp3
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Speaker: Rustin Smith --- Building a life on grace and walking out our surrender in action.

Direct download: 20191124_-_Rustin_Smith_-_Christ_The_King.mp3
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Speaker: Rustin Smith --- The required imagination and courage to walk through a door to a deeper reality.

Direct download: 20191110_-_Rustin_Smith_-_All_Saints__C.S._Lewis.mp3
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Speaker: Rustin Smith --- The Empire overtakes the church and the first Desert Father resists.

Direct download: 20191103_-_Rustin_Smith_-_All_Saints__Anthony.mp3
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Speaker: Rustin Smith --- God's joy is a community of loving people.

Direct download: 20191027_-_Rustin_Smith_-_Everyday_Joy__Humans.mp3
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Speaker: Rustin Smith --- Transforming the unacknowledged patterns that make us predictable.

Direct download: 20191020_-_Rustin_Smith_-_Everyday_Joy__Ruts.mp3
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Speaker: Jonathan Klee - Priority and getting clear about what is really important.

Direct download: 20191013_-_Jonathan_Klee_-_Everyday_Joy__Yes_Or_No.mp3
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Speaker: Rustin Smith --- The solution for the exhaustion of faking it.

Direct download: 20191006_-_Rustin_Smith_-_Everyday_Joy__Congruence.mp3
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Speaker: Rustin Smith --- The human daily act of faith we are given to master.

Direct download: 20190929_-_Rustin_Smith_-_Everyday_Joy__Sleep.mp3
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Speaker: Rustin Smith --- Finding our place inside the story of the Bible.

Direct download: 20190922_-_Rustin_Smith_-_Everyday_Joy__Story.mp3
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Speaker: Rustin Smith --- Where do we go to find the best information about how to live well?

Direct download: 20190915_-_Rustin_Smith_-_Everyday_Joy__Experts.mp3
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Speaker: Rustin Smith --- Being fully loved and fully alive in God's unshakable kingdom.

Direct download: 20190908_-_Rustin_Smith_-_Everyday_Joy__Relax.mp3
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Speaker: Joy Klee - Beloved children become belief-ful adults.

Direct download: 20190901_-_Joy_Klee_-_Aftermath__Children.mp3
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Speaker: Rustin Smith --- The primary target of evangelism.

Direct download: 20190825_-_Rustin_Smith_-_Aftermath__Forgetters.mp3
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Speaker: Rustin Smith --- Joshua's evangelistic invitation to become insiders to God's covenant family.

Direct download: 20190818_-_Rustin_Smith_-_Aftermath__Outsiders.mp3
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Speaker: Levi Rennick --- The heart of God revealed in unexpected places.

Direct download: 20190811_-_Levi_Rennick_-_Jericho.mp3
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Speaker: Jonathan Klee, various - Missional Partners Updates

Direct download: 20190804_-_Jonathan_Klee_-_Missional_Partners_Updates.mp3
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Speaker: Rustin Smith --- Three movements of evangelism.

Direct download: 20190728_-_Rustin_Smith_-_Aftermath__Drama.mp3
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Speaker: Levi Rennick --- Three key people on your journey.

Direct download: 20190721_-_Levi_Rennick_-_From_Here_To_There__Relationships.mp3
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Speaker: Rustin Smith --- The attractive power of mutuality in the church.

Direct download: 20190714_-_Rustin_Smith_-_From_Here_To_There__Community.mp3
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Speaker: Rustin Smith --- The beautiful ringing call to participate in God's Kingdom and protest against false kingdoms.

Direct download: 20190707_-_Rustin_Smith_-_From_Here_To_There__Bells.mp3
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Speaker: Rustin Smith --- The meaning and message of the crucifixion of Jesus.

Direct download: 20190630_-_Rustin_Smith_-_From_Here_To_There__The_Cross.mp3
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Speaker: Rustin Smith --- Baptism as a ritual of identification with Jesus and God's people.

Direct download: 20190609_-_Rustin_Smith_-_From_Here_To_There__Into_Death.mp3
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Speaker: Rustin Smith --- The journey from appearing to being the self God dreamed.

Direct download: 20190602_-_From_Here_To_There_-_The_I_Who_Says_I.mp3
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Speaker: Rustin Smith --- An open pastoral plea to readiness for God's work at Vox.

Direct download: 20190526_-_Rustin_Smith_-_Summer_Charge.mp3
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Speaker: Levi Rennick --- Introducing Vox Summer Nights and three pathways for adults to grow, youth activities, and more.

Sign up at https://www.vox.church/groups-summernights.html

Direct download: 20190526b_-_Levi_Rennick_-_Summer_Calendar_Announcements.mp3
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Speaker: Jonathan Jones --- The journey toward a bigger faith.

Direct download: 20190519_-_Jonathan_Jones_-_Certainty_To_Confidence.mp3
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Speaker: Rustin Smith --- Social media and human connection.

Direct download: 20190512_-_Rustin_Smith_-_Tech_Wise__Social.mp3
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Speaker: Rustin Smith --- Turning aside from distraction to acknowledge the wonder of holy ground.

Direct download: 20190505_-_Rustin_Smith_-_Tech_Wise__Attention.mp3
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Speaker: Rustin Smith --- Looking for wisdom to rightly see the devices that now shape our lives.

Direct download: 20190428_-_Rustin_Smith_-_Tech_Wise__The_Medium.mp3
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Speaker: Rustin Smith - Awe and wonder at the heart of reality and the truths around the resurrection.

Direct download: 20190421_-_Rustin_Smith_-_One_Word__Wow.mp3
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Speaker: Rustin Smith --- Doing whatever Jesus tells us to do makes God our helper.

Direct download: 20190414_-_Rustin_Smith_-_One_Word__Help.mp3
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Speaker: Rustin Smith --- The experience of wonder as the doorway to gratitude.

Direct download: 20190407_-_Rustin_Smith_-_One_Word__Thanks.mp3
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Speaker: Joy Klee --- What does actually require from us?

Direct download: 20190331_-_Joy_Klee_-_One_Word__Enough.mp3
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Speaker: Rustin Smith --- Spiritual power flows when we get honest.

Direct download: 20190324_-_Rustin_Smith_-_One_Word__Sorry.mp3
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Speaker: Rustin Smith --- Does God have a yes or no in his heart for you?

Direct download: 20190317_-_Rustin_Smith_-_One_Word__Yes.mp3
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Speaker: Rustin Smith --- Three great No's that make space for a meaningful Yes.

Direct download: 20190310_-_Rustin_Smith_-_One_Word__No.mp3
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Speaker: Levi Rennick - Solitude v. Isolation and giving visibility to God's love.

Direct download: 20190303_-_Levi_Rennick_-_Finding_The_Beat__Community.mp3
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Speaker: Rustin Smith --- The power of the aestheticization of weakness.

Direct download: 20190224_-_Rustin_Smith_-_Finding_The_Beat__Beauty.mp3
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Speaker: Rustin Smith --- The antidote for the slavery of anxiety.

Direct download: 20190217_-_Rustin_Smith_-_Finding_The_Beat__Play.mp3
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Speaker: Rustin Smith --- Sabbath as an essential rhythm for the people of God.

Direct download: 20190203_-_Rustin_Smith_-_Finding_The_Beat__Rest.mp3
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Speaker: Jonathan Klee --- The pitfalls of going it alone, and the rewards of community.

Direct download: 20190127_-_Jonathan_Klee_-_Going__Together.mp3
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Speaker: Rustin Smith --- Introducing a guide to your spiritual journey in stages of faith.

Direct download: 20190120_-_Rustin_Smith_-_Going__All_The_Way.mp3
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Speaker: Rustin Smith --- Doing business with forgiveness.

Direct download: 20190113_-_Rustin_Smith_-_Going__Back.mp3
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Speaker: Rustin Smith --- The conversion of Peter and the love of a process.

Direct download: 20190106_-_Rustin_Smith_-_Going__Forward.mp3
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Speaker: Rustin Smith --- The goal of gift-giving.

Direct download: 20181223_-_Rustin_Smith_-_Givers__Delight.mp3
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Speaker: Rustin Smith --- We are made to give as God gives but start out by giving badly.

Direct download: 20181216_-_Rustin_Smith_-_Givers__Imago_Dei.mp3
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Speaker: Levi Rennick --- The gifts nobody wants.

Direct download: 20181209_-_Levi_Rennick_-_Givers__Herod.mp3
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Speaker: Rustin Smith --- Giving as Christ gives to the difficult people in your life.

Direct download: 20181202_-_Rustin_Smith_-_Givers__Difficult_People.mp3
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Speaker: Rustin Smith --- God moved into the neighborhood.

Direct download: 20181118_-_Rustin_Smith_-_All_Saints__Eugene_Peterson.mp3
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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
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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
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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
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Speaker: Jon Bowles - The gift is hyper-corrective to the curse.

Direct download: 20181021_-_Jon_Bowles_-_Romans__Cosmic.mp3
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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
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Speaker: Jonathan Klee - Taking action to see what God is doing.

Direct download: 20181007_-_Jonathan_Klee_-_Shaping_Our_Hearts.mp3
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Speaker: Rustin Smith --- Being special is not being superior.

Direct download: 20180930_-_Rustin_Smith_-_Romans__No_Difference.mp3
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Speaker: Rustin Smith --- Radical welcome around Jesus as the center.

Direct download: 20180923_-_Rustin_Smith_-_Romans__Homecoming.mp3
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Speaker: Rustin Smith --- The pain and joy of the author of the letter to the Romans.

Direct download: 20180916_-_Rustin_Smith_-_Romans__Paul.mp3
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Speaker: Rustin Smith --- Your relationship with the totality of who you are.

Direct download: 20180909_-_Rustin_Smith_-_Soul.mp3
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Speaker: Jon Thompson --- Founder of http://www.peacecounseling.org on resolving conflict.

Direct download: 20180902_-_Jon_Thompson_-_Conflict.mp3
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Speaker: Rustin Smith --- God does not have a problem with things that take time.

Direct download: 20180826_-_Rustin_Smith_-_Three_Moves__Patience.mp3
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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
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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
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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
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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
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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
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Speaker: Rustin Smith --- The heart follows our embodied investments.

Direct download: 20180715_-_Rustin_Smith_-_On_The_Money__Treasure.mp3
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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
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