Jeremiah talks about spiritual transformation. The hypothesis is that the process of growth is incremental and that we should not expect overnight perfection. The experiment is to root out the negative paradigm that change is instantaneous, and instead rely on the incremental change which occurs in a relationship with the heavenly Father.
In this episode, Jeremiah talks about the connection between rest and relationship in Matthew 11. The hypothesis is that resting in Jesus is an indication of a deep relationship of trust and belief. The experiment is to grow your capability of resting in Jesus.
The hypothesis of this episode is that happiness, to a large degree, is dependent upon how we choose to relate to our circumstances. The experiment is to adopt a new perspective in life, which will lead to greater happiness.
Jeremiah talks with his dad about Jesus’ statements on worship in John 4. They tackle such questions as: What is spirit? What is true worship? This is a continuation of the conversation about the definition of worship, begun in episode 83 of The God Experiment.
In this episode, Jeremiah talks about our motivations in our relationships with others. The hypothesis is that our primary agenda in any relationship must be love. The experiment is to search our hearts to be honest about our motivations, and to practice making love our priority.
The hypothesis of this episode is that loving our enemies is a fundamental characteristic of living the godly life. The experiment is to love your enemies, whether close or afar.
In this episode, Jeremiah talks about being proactive and taking action. The hypothesis is that our dreams and ambitions are interconnected with our relationship with God. The experiment is to take your desires, whether big or small, and simply do something about them. Small steps can lead to big results.
Looking at the parable of the Prodigal Son, it is striking that the father of the story (who symbolizes God) goes so far out of his way to make his son happy. We are all God’s children, and God cares about your happiness.
The hypothesis of this episode is that when we are honest with God, we build a relationship of trust which allows God to move in transformative ways. The experiment is to take time everyday to speak truthfully to the Heavenly Father about the deeper things in your heart. The God Experiment is a podcast dedicated…
If we are willing to be tender, honest, and vulnerable—that is, brokenhearted—God is able to heal us. This is the promise of Psalm 147:3! Then, when we are healed by God, it allows us to live life without being controlled by our hurts.