Practically Christian Podcast

Josh

At Practically Christian Podcast we believe the life changing power found in the Good News of Jesus Christ, is not simply an academic pursuit.

Having a relationship with Jesus is the single most important relationship a person can have.

All Episodes

In this episode Debbie and Josh talk about starting over.  There are many times in life we wish there was a reset button, there is!!  Every single day is new, and it is never too late to start over.  If you made a mistake, it is understandable, it doesn't define who you are.  Do it different, starting today!!

Sep 29

22 min

In this episode Debbie and Josh discuss what all of our motivation is.  I know we think there are many different answers, but let's discuss what really motivates us.  You may be surprised at the answer.  Join in on the conversation at https://www.practicallychristianpodcast.com/

Sep 3

29 min

In this episode Debbie and Josh discuss if we are living in the end times.  If we are, what does the Bible call us to do?  Join us as we look at what we should focus on, and what we shouldn't.For more info head over tohttps://www.practicallychristianpodcast.com/

Aug 19

23 min

In this time of every church hosting online services, Debbie and Josh take a minute to discuss is this part of the real church?   It is important to understand what the church is, and what it isn't as we move forward with so many uncertainties.  Join in the conversation by clicking the link belowhttps://www.practicallychristianpodcast.com/

Jul 31

35 min

In this episode Debbie and Josh interview Nucci Reyo, founder of Godify.  We discuss a long list of topics, and really have a ton of fun doing it!  Whether it is how to make it in the music industry, how to use creativity to bring light to darkness, or just not letting others outwork you, we really crush it all!  For more information on Godify click the link below!  It is available on Google Play and IOS!! https://www.godifystreams.com/

Jul 15

62 min

In life we run the risk of trying to focus way too much on the "big things".  We tend to overlook the simple, small, everyday things that really effect our lives.  In this episode Debbie and Josh focus on the small, and look at ways to battle against focusing on the large.

Jul 9

26 min

With everything going on in the world right now how did the church lose its voice?  Listen as Debbie and Josh discuss the importance of not taking our lead from the culture, and ways to combat what we are dealing with in America right now.

Jun 17

29 min

In this episode Debbie and Josh are joined by Jennifer Burns who does Homebound Outreach & Social Media Ministry Coordinator at Asbury Methodist Church in Smyrna Delaware.  Jennifer breaks down how she has helped her church to transition to having a more online presence, and everything that goes into content creation.

Apr 14

33 min

In this episode Debbie and Josh are joined by Nick Kellis who is writer, producer and director of "A Walk With Grace".  This is a movie that shows us a story of Hope as Nate is "Forced to search his soul and embrace his past, in rediscovering with his home town Nate just might reconnect - with his Grace."  This episode also sheds more light on all of us being Creative Christians and doing the art we know God has laid on our hearts!  Make sure you take time to watch this movie with your family, links are provided below;TrailerAmazon- https://www.amazon.com/gp/video/detail/amzn1.dv.gti.28b6c4bd-9a58-5c3f-8f27-dfdedecbb718?autoplay=1iTunes- https://itunes.apple.com/us/movie/a-walk-with-grace/id1483286160VUDU- https://www.vudu.com/content/movies/details/A-Walk-With-Grace/1298904Google Play- https://play.google.com/store/movies/details?id=grijWW3zmyw.PYouTube- https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=_cf7kf3SKBE

Apr 8

33 min

In this episode Debbie and Josh discuss what it means to challenge ourselves in the midst of the Corona global pandemic.  Chances are it has been a while since you last looked at why you believe what you believe, and it is during times like this that we get the opportunity to really dig deeper into why we believe!!

Apr 2

28 min

In this episode we interview JD Archangel!!  Not only is this guy a worship leader, but he is also an amazing beat creator!  Check his SoundCloud out below!!  He does all the intro music for our podcast, and brings a fresh new perspective on being creative and Christian!  Not to mention Josh almost has a slip for the first time in his career!!  Don't forget to rate, comment, and share wherever you listen to your podcasts!!https://soundcloud.com/fhg116

Mar 27

33 min

As everyone is dealing with the Corona virus globally, Debbie and Josh discuss what is going on with it.  As we look at the world as we once knew it, this virus has showed us who we are, and it sin't always good.  So take a listen, and please make sure you share, comment, and review!!  We love you and cannot do this without your support!

Mar 23

28 min

In this episode Josh is joined in studio with Daniel.  These two discuss worship music and how the church struggles to find its voice.  However, when we get out out of the box, we can create some really beautiful melodies to point others to Jesus!

Mar 10

35 min

In this episode Debbie and Josh are joined by Jill Purrazzi, who is a professional author, to talk about writing books and being Christian.  It is a very interesting look when talking with someone in the industry about the challenges that go into Creative Christian writing.  BTW this episode didn't turn out the way we thought it would!!For more information on Jill check out the links below!!http://www.jillanepurrazzi.com/?fbclid=IwAR1wA0QMuT3PUq7AAOj0TsoWXa1mjEHkHewVtgxzfUnhTYTKexo2MMXIn2chttps://books2read.com/ap/nE2YY8/JE-Purrazzi?fbclid=IwAR01Qv0Sa430m0o88ZbSGvdmunJRcCUfjPpEQFUVTK4GvjTgTiojK-Hg9Nchttps://linktr.ee/jpurrazzi?fbclid=IwAR3TsJpV7ZrV7T1TOA-FqYhbUrF3AaZMr1iVKuVzWX5NTKrxMSVs7A5V_9U

Mar 3

29 min

In this episode Josh and Debbie clarify some items from the first episode of the movies.  We take a more in depth look at what movies can be, and how we can get there.  We just need to dream bigger and think outside the box.

Feb 28

30 min

n this episode Debbie and Josh discuss Christian movies.  What we like, don't like, and how the genre could be better!  It's not that we are against Christian movies, it is just time we raise the bar for what we produce.  If you agree or disagree join the conversation on Facebook or Instagram at Practically Christian Podcast!!

Feb 18

31 min

In this episode Debbie and Josh discuss what it means to be creative, and christian.  We are all made in the image of God, who is the ultimate creator, and as such we all have the ability to be creative.  So what are some barriers we have to being creative, and how can we overcome these?

Feb 11

27 min

In this episode Debbie and Josh discuss how the church should interact with culture.  We were never called to run away from culture, and yet that is what happens so often.  If we truly believe we are to be lights in the darkness, we have to actually go to where it is dark.

Feb 6

29 min

In the last episode of our "Fruits of the Spirit" series, Debbie and Josh discuss the fruit of gentleness and self-control.  These two fruits are invaluable to the life of a follower, and can be a little tricky to practice.  However, self-control means so much to our walk and walking it out means so much more than simply keeping our hands to ourselves.

Jan 21

26 min

In this episode Debbie and Josh look at what it means to be faithful.  Why is it important to be able to stand on what you believe, and what happens if you can't?  Having faith is more than simply saying I believe, it is standing by what you believe regardless of what is happening around you.

Jan 14

26 min

In this episode Debbie and Josh discuss the fruit of goodness.  What does it mean to have goodness, and why is that important in our daily walk with Christ?  Is there such thing as right and wrong, and why should we choose to do right over wrong?  

Jan 7

29 min

In this episode Debbie and Josh discuss the importance of being kind.  What kindness is, and what it is not.  In our world it is counter cultural to be kind to one another, but if we practiced kindness more often, this could change all those around us.

Dec 2019

25 min

In this episode Debbie and Josh discuss the importance of being patient.  Patience has a lot of different meanings and connotations to it, but what does the fruit of patience really do in the life of a disciple?  It is something, that when we truly understand it, will change how we deal with others.  

Dec 2019

27 min

In this episode Debbie and Josh return to discuss Peace after a very challenging month of their life.  Drawing from scripture and personal trials we dive into the importance of peace, and what it means to have a peace that surpasses all understanding.  

Nov 2019

26 min

In this episode Debbie and Josh discuss the fruit of Joy.  There will be so much in life we have to endure through, joy is the fruit that allows us to be able to hold on.  Joy is given to all believers in order for us to be able to love God even through the worst of times.  For more info hit us up on Facebook or Instagram!

Oct 2019

27 min

In this episode Debbie and Josh discuss the first of the fruits of the Spirit.  As disciples of Jesus we are given the fruits to be His witness', the questions then remain, what are they and why do we need them?  This is why we have decided to walk through the Fruits of the Spirit!  Join the conversation on Instagram or Facebook by following Practically Christian Podcast!!

Oct 2019

29 min

In this episode Debbie and Josh discuss the joys of being happy.  Although happiness is a good thing, it is not a God thing.  If we are chasing after the feeling we feel when we are happy, although it may not be destructive, we are still chasing an idol.

Sep 2019

30 min

In this episode Debbie and Josh discuss suicide.  We dive into some reasons people commit suicide and what we should be doing to combat this epidemic.  It just seems to be something we hear about everyday, and we need to not only address the issue, but also fight back against it.  For more info check out the links below.https://afsp.org/about-suicide/risk-factors-and-warning-signs/

Sep 2019

32 min

In this episode Debbie and Josh discuss being afraid.  It is important to know what fear is, and how to control it.  In this life we will have many things that arise that can cause fear, but when we allow these situations to own us, we will ultimately lose.  

Sep 2019

29 min

In this episode Debbie and Josh talk about what it is like to be so sad and ways to deal with sadness.  This is serious, and every case is a little different.  If this is something you know you are struggling with, please reach out to someone for help.  For more information regarding depression check out the link below!https://www.mayoclinic.org/diseases-conditions/depression/symptoms-causes/syc-20356007

Aug 2019

30 min

In this episode Debbie and Josh discuss the process of being angry.  Just like every other emotion, it is OK to be angry, but what we do with that anger effects everything around us.  This is why self-control can be such a powerful tool when combating our anger.  Listen and see some practical ways to deal with anger!!

Aug 2019

29 min

In this episode Debbie and Josh discuss what emotions are, and why we have them.  It is always important to evaluate not just what we are doing, but why we are doing.  Emotions are a vital part of who we are as humans, and understanding what they are can help us to deal with them better. For more info, or to connect more find us on facebook or instagram at Practically Christian Podcast!!! 

Aug 2019

28 min

In this episode Debbie and Josh discuss some ways to use social media responsibly.  It is not evil in itself, but when not checked it becomes an addiction like anything else.  However, there are few tools in the world that connect so many people and make it so easy to spread the Gospel like social media.  We just need to make sure what we are spreading is worth spreading!!

Jul 2019

25 min

In this episode Debbie and Josh discuss the dangers of social media becoming an idol.  We all have so many things in life that desire our attention, we have to be careful what we give it to.  Too many times we pass on the real conversations to have with others in our lives to focus on what a screen tells us to.  Look below for our Back to School Paypal link, and the link to 12 ways your phone is changing you book.  We love you!!https://www.amazon.com/Ways-Your-Phone-Changing-You/dp/1433552434https://www.paypal.me/SentChurchInc

Jul 2019

26 min

With Christmas in July approaching, we wanted to go into the vault and replay this episode! Remember if the outside is clean, but the inside is dirty we are dirty!!!!  Enjoy and we look forward to returning next with with a brand new episode!!!

Jul 2019

20 min

In this episode Debbie and Josh start to discuss the roles of men and women.  Too many times we get focused on the everyday tasks of life and try to categorize them as jobs for men or women.  However, this episode goes deeper into the bottom of what should motivate everything else in our lives.

Jul 2019

31 min

In this episode Debbie and Josh discuss gender equality.  It is a very poor understanding of scripture to think Christianity oppresses women.  Although we will discuss gender roles later, it is always a good place to start looking at is equality even something that could be achieved.  

Jun 2019

27 min

In this episode Debbie and Josh discuss different ways passions fuel us to complete the work God has put in front of us!!  Sometimes we need to run to our passions, but sometimes we need to run from our passions that push us towards our idols.  

Jun 2019

25 min

In this episode Debbie and Josh continue talking about how love impacts our everyday life.  It is so important to remember love is not just a secondhand emotion.  Love is our motivator for breaking idols, and living a life that brings glory to Christ!

Jun 2019

26 min

In this episode Debbie and Josh discuss what Love is.  It is so vital for us to have a proper understanding of what love is, and we attempt to answer this question.  Love is something that causes action, and if it is not, then we should not use it.  However, in English this one word takes on so many different meanings, so we must attempt to gain a better understanding of what this word means!

Jun 2019

28 min

In this week's episode Josh discusses worship music and rap with Josh.  It is a great thing to understand how we are called and purposed by God to accomplish God's Glory in all we do!!

May 2019

25 min

In this episode Debbie and Josh continue discussing false doctrine and cults.  This episode tackles the idea that just because someone says Jesus doesn't mean it is the same Jesus you are thinking it is.  Join in the discussion on Facebook at Practically Christian Podcast! 

May 2019

27 min

In this episode Debbie and Josh discuss some of the dangers of the prosperity gospel.  This is a dangerous idea of man placing an infinite God in our debt.  However, it is really appealing to think we could gain an IOU from the creator of the universe so we want to believe in it.  It can be complicated, it can be daunting, but we must be able to stand against false teachings.

May 2019

31 min

In this episode Josh and JT discuss what Faith, Family, and the other F word really mean.  We were joined in this episode by a guest that has had a huge impact on our family, Joe Simonds (like Diamonds).  If you don't know who that is, you should!!  For more info about Joe and the work they do with Salt Strong, check them out at the link below! All the YouTube links are below!!Remember as we go through life, we only get one chance to do it, make sure we are making the most out of it!!  https://www.saltstrong.com/http://saltstrong.libsyn.com/rsshttps://www.youtube.com/watch?v=8PoSnVHMFrEhttps://youtu.be/mv-Dgp3xDQI

May 2019

61 min

Unfortunately all my PCP listeners out there, both Debbie and I are out of commission again.  Enjoy this best of episode, this was my favoite, and our #2 performer ever (pun intended).  We will be back next week with a brand new episode!!  Please keep sharing!!In this episode Debbie and Josh describe what it means to be Holy, of course this conversation is started by speaking about all the fun ways people entertain themselves in the bathroom.

May 2019

19 min

In this episode Debbie and Josh talk about how devastating habits can be to our lives.  We all at some point struggle with them, but what we need to understand is we can still overcome them.  Please do not mistake this for anyone taking away from how hard it can be to break bad habits, but realize we do have the power of the gospel, and if Jesus can raise us from death to life, we can break the habits of our old lives. 

Apr 2019

32 min

On this episode Debbie and Josh discuss what Easter really is all about.  We talk in depth about the death, burial, and resurrection of Jesus and spell the gospel out.  It is by the gospel we are saved, and therefore we should never be ashamed of the gospel of Jesus!!

Apr 2019

23 min

In this episode Debbie and Josh discuss reasons why so many youth seem to leave the church with Pastor Adam from Deltona Lakes Baptist Church.  Understanding the youth are the next generation, it is important for us to make sure we have discipleship working to show young people how to fall in love with Jesus.  Pastor Adam does an amazing job of giving not only reasons, but ways he has been working to reach the younger generation more effectively.

Apr 2019

29 min

In this episode Debbie and Josh continue the discussion about Millennials leaving the church.  We talk about the number 3&4 reasons they are leaving.  In the end we also discuss is it even worth it to chase after them?  Are they truly the lost generation?  https://www.christianpost.com/news/why-are-millennials-leaving-church-millennials-explain.html

Apr 2019

30 min

In this episode Debbie and Josh talk about the #1 and #2 reasons why Millennial's are leaving the church.  This is just the start of the discussion with much more coming about it.  However, it is important to see the impact this mass exodus is having on the landscapes of the church.  With more and more churches scrambling to find ways to attract this "lost" generation are we moving in the right directions?https://www.christianpost.com/news/why-are-millennials-leaving-church-millennials-explain.html

Mar 2019

29 min

Cookie policy

We and our partners use cookies to personalize your experience, to show you ads based on your interests, and for measurement and analytics purposes. By using our website and our services, you agree to our use of cookies as described in our Cookie Policy.