June 14, 2013

Living a Secret Life

Series: PeaceTalk
Author: S. Cochran Date: Friday, 14 June 2013 Duration: 28:38
Tom Ryan was a pastor, husband and father, but he was living a secret life. Tom returns to PeaceTalk to talk about his journey through sexual addiction and the hope of freedom. Tom Ryan is the author of ASHAMED NO MORE, which you can purchase from the link below. He also has a blog at www.tc-ryan.com. Please watch this clip of Tom Ryan talking about his addiction and eventual freedom.

June 7, 2013

Pastoral Health and Longevity

Series: PeaceTalk
Author: Date: Friday, 07 June 2013 Duration: 28:45
Pastors are no immune to struggles. In fact, they have issues that many other people do not have in their lives. Many leave the ministry. How can we help our pastor have a long and effective ministry? Bob Burns, co-author of RESILIENT MINISTRY, joins the PeaceTalk audience to discuss this very issue. For more information on Bob Burns you can go to his website www.resilientministry.com, and you can purchase the book from the link below.


May 24, 2013

The Church and Mental Illness

Series: PeaceTalk
Author: S. Cochran Date: Friday, 24 May 2013 Duration: 28:36
Amy Simpson's mother struggled with mental illness. Amy joins PeaceTalk to discuss the church's reaction to her personal situation as well as how the church generally responds to mental illness. Amy Simpson is an editor for Christianity Today's women's magazine and has written a book called Troubled Minds: Mental Illness and the Church's Mission, which can be purchased on the link below. You can also find her online at AmySimpsonOnline.com.

May 31, 2013

Pastoring your Pastor

Series: PeaceTalk
Author: S. Cochran Date: Friday, 31 May 2013 Duration: 29:22
Paul David Tripp is a well-known author and pastor. Today Paul Tripp joins the PeaceTalk audience to discuss the issues pastor's face in their personal lives as well as how we can support them in their calling as pastor. Mr. Tripp's book DANGEROUS CALLING is available for purchase through the link below. You can learn more about Paul Tripp and his ministry at his website www.paultripp.com.


May 17, 2013

From Bipolar Disorder to Ministry

Series: PeaceTalk
Author: S. Cochran Date: Friday, 17 May 2013 Duration: 28:52
Robert Mills suffers from Bipolar Disorder. Listen to him tell the story of how God has used his illness to minister to others. If you have Bipolar Disorder or care for someone who does and you would like help you can contact Robert Mills by referring to this link. All of his contact information is available. http://www.1stpres.com/connect/SupportGroups/support.html