The Kitchen Table #40: Jumping Off The Shirt Tales

Teenagers can only ride along on their parents’ faith shirt tales for so long. There comes a time to make our faith journey our own. How do we help them as parents make the jump? This week on the Shine.FM’s The Kitchen Table podcast, ministry director Brian McIntyre Utter and his son Jake share across the table about what parents can do to help their kids develop their own faith. In Music Matters, music from ‘This Is Us’ star Chrissy Metz and Jonathan David & Melissa Helser, and an oldie, but goldie from Charlie Peacock. In Culture Shock, reflections about Palm Sunday and another app to keep an eye out for. Be sure to subscribe to get all our Shine.FM podcasts.

The Kitchen Table #39: Our Identity Crisis

The perfect selfie, touched up in PhotoShop and layers with filters…is this our true identity? This week on the Shine.FM’s The Kitchen Table podcast, ministry director Brian McIntyre Utter and his son Jake share across the table about true identity and where we find it. In Music Matters, music from Unspoken and Chance The Rapper, and an oldie, but goldie from Bryan Duncan. In Culture Shock, how to love a teenager. Be sure to subscribe to get all our Shine.FM podcasts.

The Kitchen Table #38: The Christian Witness in an Entitlement Culture

Everyone is talking about the college admissions scandal and that begs the question: Is Entitlement just a part of our the US Culture? This week on the Shine.FM’s The Kitchen Table podcast, ministry director Brian McIntyre Utter and his son Jake share across the table about when our Christian walk intersects with the entitlement culture and what we can teach our kids differently. In Music Matters, music from Tauren Wells and Capital City Music featuring Dion Davis, and an oldie, but goldie from Mark Farner. In Culture Shock, how to talk to our kids about the dangers of Juuling. Be sure to subscribe to get all our Shine.FM podcasts.

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Shine 180: Sam

(Parental Warning: Due to discussions on suicide, parental guidance is suggested)
Shine 180…stories of lives transformed by God because of your faithfulness.
We are all on a journey. We are all at different points on our journey….and that’s OK. 
The purpose of our journey is simple, but sometimes difficult…keep moving forward becoming more like Jesus.
Mental illness…we often avoid talking about it. With 1 in 4 people affected with mental illness, it’s now part of our everyday lives. Here’s Sam’s story.

Shine.FM Momcast #10: Ministering to Widows

Join Shine.FM’s Heather Erbe this week a she talks with special guest Laura Warfel.  Laura is a widow who now has a minsitry to widows.  Find out more about Laura at http://laurawarfel.com/.  Laura shares her experience and how we as the body of Christ can come alongside widows in the church.

The Kitchen Table #36: Why Humility Matters

This week on the Shine.FM’s The Kitchen Table podcast, ministry director Brian McIntyre Utter and his son Jake talk across the table about why it’s important to go against cultural norms and practice humility. In Music Matters, music from Building 429, Of The Land, and an oldie, but goldie from Crystal Lewis. In Culture Shock, the father/son duo look at the latest Barna study on what it means to have a spiritual vibrant home. Be sure to subscribe to get all our Shine.FM podcasts.

Shine.FM MomCast #9: Post-Abortion Hope and Healing

(Parental Warning: Due to some graphic content, this podcast is cautioned for children under age 13)
Join Shine.FM’s Heather Erbe this week a she talks with special guest Aimee Beltran.  Aimee is the Director of Community Impact at Northpointe Community Church in Dewitt, Michigan.  She is also a leader of Surrendering the Secret post-abortive groups.  Aimee shares her story of healing and more about groups that help women who are post-abortive. You can find out more about post-abortive groups across the country at Surrendering the Secret.

Shine 180: Miss Pearl

(Parental Warning: Due to some graphic content, this podcast is cautioned for children under age 13)

Shine 180…stories of lives transformed by God because of your faithfulness.

We are all on a journey. We are all at different points on our journey….and that’s OK.

The purpose of our journey is simple, but sometimes difficult…keep moving forward becoming more like Jesus. Miss Pearl thought God wasn’t big enough to handle her sin. What she did know is that there is a Savior who doesn’t give up and had a plan to use her to transform the lives.

The Kitchen Table #34: An Epidemic of Loneliness

This week on the Shine.FM’s The Kitchen Table podcast, ministry director Brian McIntyre Utter and his son Jake look at the loneliness epidemic in our world, what is our response as a church, and how we can overcome. In Music Matters, music from Jonny Diaz, United Pursuit featuring Will Reagan. and an oldie, but goldie from East To West. In Culture Shock, does our social media actually increase our loneliness? Be sure to subscribe to get all our Shine.FM podcasts.

Shine.FM’s MomCast #8: Kids In Sports

Have you ever wondered how colleges and universtities recruit their athletes? How about if your child focusing on just one sport is a good thing? Today hear from Gary Newsome, the Athletic Director from Olivet Nazarene University as he answers these questions and more on our Shine.fm Momcast! Be sure to subscribe to get all of Shine.FM’s podcasts!