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In the 3rd episode of their series highlighting the Parables of Jesus, Brent + Geoff discuss a pair of parables, the first relates to a hidden treasure in a field and the other about a pearl of great price. They also complain about people leaving shopping carts in parking lots. 

This episode originally aired in 2011 on the Hope FM Radio Network, a ministry of Calvary Chapel of Marlton, NJ

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Brent + Geoff begin a new series highlighting some of the Parables of Jesus. In the first episode, they discuss the Parable of the Sower and why Jesus chose to speak in parables. They also share their love for watching live baseball and the nostalgic atmosphere it provides.

This episode originally aired in 2011 on the Hope FM Radio Network, a ministry of Calvary Chapel of Marlton, NJ

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In this episode, Brent + Geoff ask possibly one of the most important questions that Jesus has ever asked or will ever ask of His followers. A lot of people have an opinion of Jesus based on what they have heard from others, but ultimately all must come to personal knowledge of who He is. They also riff on the idea of what it would have been like if they were the 13th and 14th disciples.

This episode originally aired in 2010 on the Hope FM Radio Network, a ministry of Calvary Chapel of Marlton, NJ

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In the final episode of their Beatitudes series, Brent + Geoff discuss the blessings that come to those who are persecuted and reviled for righteousness' sake. They also talk about their worst day ever.

This episode originally aired in 2010 on the Hope FM Radio Network, a ministry of Calvary Chapel of Marlton, NJ

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In the 7th episode of their Beatitudes series, Brent + Geoff discuss how God wants us to be peacemakers in a world constantly embroiled in conflict. They also riff on the Dukes of Hazzard.

This episode originally aired in 2010 on the Hope FM Radio Network, a ministry of Calvary Chapel of Marlton, NJ

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In the 6th episode of their Beatitudes series, Brent + Geoff discuss how those with a sinful nature can be "pure in heart" and what it means to see God. They also share stories of being pulled over by the cops.

This episode originally aired in 2010 on the Hope FM Radio Network, a ministry of Calvary Chapel of Marlton, NJ

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In the 5th episode of their Beatitudes series, Brent + Geoff take a look at what it means to be merciful and how we should act in light of the mercy we have received from God. They also riff on various stress relievers and relaxation techniques.

This episode originally aired in 2010 on the Hope FM Radio Network, a ministry of Calvary Chapel of Marlton, NJ

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In the 4th episode of their Beatitudes series, Brent + Geoff discuss the hunger within each person and how it can only be satisfied by the righteousness of Christ. They also argue over what kind of milk they prefer.

This episode originally aired in 2010 on the Hope FM Radio Network, a ministry of Calvary Chapel of Marlton, NJ

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In the 3rd episode of their Beatitudes series, Brent + Geoff the inheritance promised to those who demonstrate meekness, the only characteristic Jesus attributed to Himself in the scriptures. They also riff on the idea of hand-me-downs.

This episode originally aired in 2010 on the Hope FM Radio Network, a ministry of Calvary Chapel of Marlton, NJ

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In the 2nd episode of their Beatitudes series, Brent + Geoff discuss the blessing of God's promised comfort to all who mourn and how Jesus bore our sorrows and was acquainted with our grief. They also riff on water cooler conversations.

This episode originally aired in 2010 on the Hope FM Radio Network, a ministry of Calvary Chapel of Marlton, NJ

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Brent + Geoff begin a new series in the Beatitudes. In the 1st episode, they discuss what it means to be "poor in spirit." They also riff on the economy. 

This episode originally aired in 2010 on the Hope FM Radio Network, a ministry of Calvary Chapel of Marlton, NJ

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In this episode, Brent + Geoff discuss the importance of being vigilant and removing anything that may be impeding our walk or taking our attention away from the Lord. They also riff on various strategies for losing weight. 

To read a companion essay written by Geoff, visit https://theunchainedgospel.org/weight-watchers-hebrews-121/

This episode originally aired in 2009 on the Hope FM Radio Network, a ministry of Calvary Chapel of Marlton, NJ

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In this episode, Brent + Geoff discuss God's feelings toward divorce and how Christians are called to be ministers of reconciliation, not looking for a way to separate from one another. They also describe their own definition of an unbelievable day.

To read a companion essay written by Geoff visit https://theunchainedgospel.org/what-god-has-joined-together-matthew-194-8/

This episode originally aired in 2009 on the HopeFM Radio Network, a ministry of Calvary Chapel of Marlton, NJ

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In this episode, Brent + Geoff discuss Jesus' words about believers being the salt of the earth and the light of the world. We are called reflect God's glory to unbelievers so that they see and taste  His goodness by our conduct. They also lament the potential end of all things unbelievable. 

To read a short devotional on this topic written by Geoff visit https://theunchainedgospel.org/salt-light-matthew-513-16/

This episode originally aired in 2009 on the HopeFM Radio Network, a ministry of Calvary Chapel of Marlton, NJ

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In this episode, Brent + Geoff discuss the parable of the sower and how we ought to ensure that our hearts are ready to receive the truth of God so that we bear much fruit. They also riff on the concept of "tree-huggers." 

To read a corresponding devotional for this topic, written by Geoff visit https://theunchainedgospel.org/ears-to-hear-matthew-131-23/

This episode originally aired in 2009 on the HopeFM Radio Network, a ministry of Calvary Chapel Marlton, NJ

 

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In this episode, Brent + Geoff discuss the parable of the unforgiving servant and how important it is for those who have obtained forgiveness of sins from the Lord to be examples of forgiveness in our relationships with others. They also talk about how the beginning of football season is unbelievable. 

Originally aired on HopeFM in 2008.

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In this episode, Brent + Geoff continue their series on the character of Jesus, specifically how He willingly laid down His life to save us and bring glory to His Father. When He asks us to take up our cross and follow Him, it is because He set the example for us to follow. They also wonder what it would have been like to live in ancient times when bartering was the primary means of currency. 

Originally aired on HopeFM in 2008

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In this episode, Brent + Geoff continue their look into the character of Jesus by highlighting His leadership and what it means to be a true follower. They also riff on childhood playground games.

Originally aired on HopeFM in 2008

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In an episode recorded in front of a live audience, Brent + Geoff begin a new series on the character of Jesus by focusing on the question He asked His disciples, "Who do you say that I am?" They also riff on overly-specific devotional bibles.

Originally aired on HopeFM in 2008

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In this episode, Brent + Geoff discuss how our desire to discern error in the Church can sometimes be less about right doctrine and more about personal preference and opinion. This is what ultimately divides us in a way Christ never intended. They also talk about how difficult it is for husbands to shop for their wives.

Originally aired on HopeFM in 2007 

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In this episode, Brent + Geoff discuss what it's like when we go through valleys and deserts in our Christian life and how God is able to satisfy unlike anything the world offers.

They also talk about how "unbelievable" sports drinks are.

 

Originally aired in February 2007 on the HopeFM Radio Network.

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In this episode, Brent + Geoff discuss the importance of letting the material things of this world go so that we can laid hold of the reward of knowing Christ. They also talk like Pirates. Yeah, pirates.

 

Originally aired in January 2007 on the HopeFM Radio Network

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