Once Adam and Eve had sinned against God, He pointed his anger to the serpent (the devil) and declared that Adam and Eve’s Seed (Jesus) would crush his head. Jesus fulfills this promise when He defeats death with His finished work on the cross. Host John Hershenberg interviews his sister and the largest donor to Community People Ministries for her thoughts on her favorite glimpse of Jesus in the Old Testament.
We look at Luke 24 and the account of Jesus and the disciples along the road to Emmaus where Jesus says “beginning with Moses and all the prophets, all Scripture speaks of Me”. This now becomes the core focus of “The Perfection in You” program as we understand how Jesus can be found on every page of Old Testament scripture. Host John Hershenberg interviews his dear friend Pastor Randy Junkman from SOS Hawaii in this season two premiere.
“If I can see Jesus in me, then I can see it in other believers” That is the gift we have when we take Galatians 2:20 (No longer I…) to heart. Host John Hershenberg interviews brother Tenari Ma’afala and gets his thoughts on our identity in Christ on the final episode from Season 1.
God’s grace, that gift we cannot earn lives in us! He is Jesus Christ and wants to be expressed through our lives in everything we do!
Jesus teaching often focuses on our level of faith, and we know it is a spiritual gift that is apportioned to us as needed. Join us as host John Hershenberg interviews Pastor Lana Kini and gets her thoughts on our identity in Christ.
Did you know Jesus sang hymns? yes, the night before He went to the cross, Jesus and the disciples sang hymns back to the Father. Scripture tells us that we can praise the Father through the Son who lives in us! Join us as John Hershenberg interviews Pastor Jonathan Steeper and gets his thoughts on our identity in Christ.
The ultimate Servant, Jesus Himself lives in us. When we serve others the way God intended for us to serve, this is when we express Christ through our lives, so He can serve others through us. Join us as host John Hershenberg interviews brother Joe Esparza, John's brother in Christ from Texas as he shares his thoughts on our identity in Christ.
The timing of our lives as believers is God's timing and not ours, and His is perfect. He gave us the spiritual fruit of patience so we can wait on Him as His timing is revealed to us. Join us as host John Hershenberg interviews Pastor James Williams on his thoughts about our identity in Christ.
Our purpose as a believer in Jesus is do remain in Him, to believe in Him. Jesus says that is the good and perfect will of the Father. When we rest in Christ, our ultimate purpose for the Kingdom of God reveals itself. Join us as host John Hershenberg interviews Pastor Bulla Eastman for his thoughts on our identity in Christ.
Jesus came to free the captives, so we have the freedom in Him. When our walls come down and our chains and strongholds broken, we can enjoy Christ living in us. Join us as host John Hershenberg interviews Pastor John Miller to get his thoughts on our identity in Christ.
We have the mind of Christ when we accept Him as our Lord and Savior, and He captures our thoughts that unclean and not of Him. In the Spirit, our thoughts are of the Lord when we remain in Him and abide in Him. Join us as host John Hershenberg interviews Pastor Scott Sonoda with his views on Christ living in us.
The expression of joy is a fruit of the Spirit, coming from Jesus Christ living in us. The joy of the Lord is our strength. Join us as host John Hershenberg gets brother Lionel Goo's thoughts on Christ living in us.
In the book of James, it is written, "without works, faith is dead". When we receive Jesus as Lord, He lives in us, so every work that is of Him through our lives is perfect and done at the perfect time, if we let it. Be blessed by this short message, and enjoy host John Hershenberg's interview with the president of the Hawaii Foodbank as he explains their goals and overall operations.
God uses our testimony, our ups and downs, our successes and failures to draw others to Him. Be blessed by this short message and host John Hershenberg's interview with Pastor Rodney Iaea from Faith, Hope, and Love Christian Center in Kalihi.
Host John Hershenberg discusses John 17 and Jesus's prayer for our unity. He then interviews Bishop Jesse Wilson from Citadel of Faith in Aiea.
Host John Hershenberg discusses how Christ exchanged His life, His riches, His crown for death on the cross for our sake. He then interviews Pastor Via Muasau from Holy Warriors Church to discuss outreach to the community.
Join John Hershenberg as he discusses how we can forgive others perfectly because of Christ loving in us. Pastor Ken Silva from New Hope Oahu joins the discussion.
Host John Hershenberg shares his testimony of God's strength during his greatest time of weakness, then sits down with our organization's "miracle from Orlando", John's best friend from high school, Dave Worker, who moved from Orlando to Hawaii to work full-time for our ministry. Be blessed!
Mark Stinton, Associate Pastor with New Hope Kailua joins host John Hershenberg to share his thoughts on our identity in Christ, outreach, and working with our youth.
Nice to get a Christ-centered perspective as host John Hershenberg interviews Bob Miller, Senior Pastor with Kailua Church of the Nazarene. Pastor Bob shares his heart for reaching out to the marginalized people of Hawaii.