4-Minute Program Archive: December 2013

Christmas Billboards

God proclaimed the coming of His Son in the Bible, yet people of His day did not recognize Him. Don’t miss Jesus this season!

  • December 2, 2013
  • #8241

O Come, O Come, Emmanuel

Advent is a joyous season to anticipate the coming of Christ to deliver us from captivity, forgive our sins, and to set us free.

  • December 3, 2013
  • #8242

A Better December

What does the book of Proverbs have to do with Christmas? Steve Estes’ new book helps keep our focus on Jesus.

  • December 4, 2013
  • #8243

The Envelope

Tired of Christmas commercialization? Listen to how this family’s simple gift demonstrates the true spirit of giving.

  • December 5, 2013
  • #8244

Communion Sunday

Do we prepare our hearts to receive Communion? It’s an opportunity to examine our lives, confess sins, and remember Jesus’ death.

  • December 6, 2013
  • #8245

Sarah's Story

All day, Sarah lays on a mat, in the dark, with no one to feed her. Learn how you can help disabled children like Sarah.

  • December 9, 2013
  • #8246

We Band of Brothers

Life is a battle. Who has got your back? Listen to Ken and Joni Tada talk about why Christian men need friendships.

  • December 10, 2013
  • #8247

Jay and Katherine Wolf Interview

Can hope heal? Listen to this young couple talk about how they found hope after Katherine suffered a massive stroke.

  • December 11, 2013
  • #8248

Dispelling the Smog

Corruption in our culture is as pervasive as smog in the atmosphere. How should Christians respond?

  • December 12, 2013
  • #8249

Jacob Bunch Interview

Have you considered a degree in disability studies? Jacob has cerebral palsy and he’s working towards an M.A. in Disability Policy. 

  • December 13, 2013
  • #8250

The Christmas Spirit

Christmas is almost here! Join Joni and put on your Christmas spirit by celebrating our Savior this season.

  • December 16, 2013
  • #8251

No Pleasure in Punishment

Do you remember being disciplined as a child? Listen to Joni talk about how God disciplines us.

  • December 17, 2013
  • #8252

Broken Toys

Did you ever break a childhood toy? Like toys, we experience brokenness in our lives. But we have a God who restores!

  • December 18, 2013
  • #8253

Los Angeles Mission

This Christmas, many people will be without a home and a meal. Listen to how Joni’s friend reach out to homeless people.

  • December 19, 2013
  • #8254

Silent Night

Have you ever gone caroling? Listen to Joni as she sings and reminisces her childhood days caroling on horseback.

  • December 20, 2013
  • #8255

More than You Can Handle

Sometimes our problems seem overwhelming, but God’s Word promises comfort and courage to endure trials and temptations.

  • December 23, 2013
  • #8256

The Angel and Mary

It was a message of joy: Mary would give birth to a Savior. This Christmas, God brings glad tidings to you, too!

  • December 24, 2013
  • #8257

The Christ Day

Jesus came into the world to bring change, and that includes all the “bad” in you. This Christmas, let Him work in your life.

  • December 25, 2013
  • #8258


Can we learn from the past? The ancient book of Joel challenges us to examine our ways and renew their devotion to God.

  • December 26, 2013
  • #8259

In The Bleak Midwinter

Jesus Christ came to us in a bleak midwinter. This beautiful song reminds us to give the Lord our heart in the midst of our own midwinter chill.

  • December 27, 2013
  • #8260

The Communion Accident

A mishap at the Communion table becomes a vivid reminder of what Jesus did on the cross for us.

  • December 30, 2013
  • #8261

Another New Year

What does the Bible say about how we spend our time? Joni explores God’s word about “numbering our days.”

  • December 31, 2013
  • #8262
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