Praxis Church Podcast

Praxis Church

Praxis Church exists to see people deeply transformed by Jesus, connected to life-giving community, and using their gifts to serve others. We meet weekly, on Sunday mornings at 10:00AM | Messages by Pastor Brian Ayers

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In spite of our best efforts at efficiency, much of our time is spent waiting. Whether it’s heading off to college, getting married, waiting for Christmas morning, or the birth of a child, we find ourselves longing for the big event. Advent reminds us...

Dec 2020

22 min 27 sec

We all have the tendency to drift towards negativity. But what if that's what is holding us back in life?This week we continue our series of messages called "OVERCOME" where we're discovering the mindsets we need to adopt in order to live the overcoming...

Nov 2020

30 min 12 sec

Feeling discouraged? Are you distracted by negativity? In this week's message we (re)discover 8 Reasons to be Optimistic!

Nov 2020

25 min 58 sec

Feel like you’ve hit a wall?Don’t be discouraged. Maybe it’s just a part of what God wants to help you rebuild.

Nov 2020

23 min 32 sec

Feel like you’ve hit a wall? Don’t be discouraged. Maybe it’s just a part of what God wants to help you rebuild.MORE ON THE MESSAGE SERIES: https://www.praxischurch.us/haggai/

Nov 2020

25 min 58 sec

Feel like you’ve hit a wall? Don’t be discouraged. Maybe it’s just a part of what God wants to help you rebuild.MORE ON THE MESSAGE SERIES: https://www.praxischurch.us/haggai/

Oct 2020

24 min 28 sec

There are few things as divisive as politics. But the question for Jesus followers is this: Are you willing to evaluate your politics through the filter of faith rather than create a version of faith that supports your politics? In this three-part...

Oct 2020

24 min 56 sec

There are few things as divisive as politics. But the question for Jesus followers is this: Are you willing to evaluate your politics through the filter of faith rather than create a version of faith that supports your politics? In this three-part...

Oct 2020

31 min 14 sec

There are few things as divisive as politics. But the question for Jesus followers is this: Are you willing to evaluate your politics through the filter of faith rather than create a version of faith that supports your politics? In this three-part...

Oct 2020

31 min 52 sec

Knowingly or unknowingly, we've all encountered them; these erroneous beliefs about God and Christianity that have snuck their way into our culture. Sadly though, some of these popular phrases or ways of thinking are often in direct conflict with what...

Sep 2020

35 min 50 sec

Knowingly or unknowingly, we've all encountered them; these erroneous beliefs about God and Christianity that have snuck their way into our culture. Sadly though, some of these popular phrases or ways of thinking are often in direct conflict with what...

Sep 2020

29 min 11 sec

Knowingly or unknowingly, we've all encountered them; these erroneous beliefs about God and Christianity that have snuck their way into our culture. Sadly though, some of these popular phrases or ways of thinking are often in direct conflict with what...

Sep 2020

28 min 19 sec

Knowingly or unknowingly, we've all encountered them; these erroneous beliefs about God and Christianity that have snuck their way into our culture. Sadly though, some of these popular phrases or ways of thinking are often in direct conflict with what...

Sep 2020

37 min 8 sec

Knowingly or unknowingly, we've all encountered them; these erroneous beliefs about God and Christianity that have snuck their way into our culture. Sadly though, some of these popular phrases or ways of thinking are often in direct conflict with what...

Aug 2020

24 min 53 sec

Do you want to be happy? Everyone wants to be happy. We spend our money, time, and energy chasing our version of the good life. All too often though, the happiness we seek eludes us. In this series of messages, we examine what scripture teaches us about...

Aug 2020

24 min 36 sec

Do you want to be happy? Everyone wants to be happy. We spend our money, time, and energy chasing our version of the good life. All too often though, the happiness we seek eludes us. In this series of messages, we examine what scripture teaches us about...

Aug 2020

32 min 33 sec

Do you want to be happy? Everyone wants to be happy. We spend our money, time, and energy chasing our version of the good life. All too often though, the happiness we seek eludes us. In this series of messages, we examine what scripture teaches us about...

Aug 2020

32 min 29 sec

What if fasting is more than just a trend to improve our physical health? When our eyes are fixed on Jesus, fasting can not only positively impact our bodies, but our spirit and soul. ____PRAXIS KIDS RESOURCES: https://www.praxischurch.us/kids/ONLINE...

Aug 2020

38 min 47 sec

This week we continue our series of sermons on the topic of prayer, by asking the question: "Why Doesn't God Answer My Prayers?" We all have experience with prayers that seem to go unanswered, and hopes that go unmet. In this week's message, we look at...

Jul 2020

34 min 48 sec

This weekend we continue our series of sermons on the topic of prayer, by examining how prayer and anxiety interact in our lives. How does a Christian handle the reality of anxiety in our lives, and what do we do when prayer actually increases our...

Jul 2020

29 min 39 sec

This weekend we continue our series of sermons on the topic of prayer, by looking at how Jesus taught his disciples to pray.CONNECTION CARD: https://praxischurch.us/contact/PRAXIS KIDS RESOURCES: https://www.praxischurch.us/kids/ONLINE GIVING:...

Jul 2020

17 min 23 sec

In this four-week series, we explore how Jesus teaches us to pray. Prayer is simply talking to God and also making time and space to let God talk to us. Prayer is a back-and-forth continual conversation with God.More info on the series...

Jul 2020

30 min 15 sec

We are excited for you to join us for Praxis at Home as we worship Jesus and hear a hope-filled message. This weekend we close-out a series of messages called "RECALCULATING: When Plans Change." We're talking about "DEALING WITH DOUBT." Everyone...

Jun 2020

27 min 44 sec

This week our "JUSTICE MATTERS" series continues with guest speaker Pastor Jimmy Rollins. Jimmy and Irene Rollins pastor i5 City in Baltimore, MD. In this message, Pastor Jimmy Rollins encourages us to focus on what unites us, rather than what divides...

Jun 2020

34 min 16 sec

This week we continue a series of messages called "Justice Matters." In this message, we look at the journey God took the Apostle Peter on from being a racist to a reconciler, and learn about the journey Jesus desires to lead each one of us on.Find more...

Jun 2020

31 min 17 sec

“Let justice flow like a stream, and righteousness like a river that never goes dry.” -Amos‬ ‭5:24‬Our hearts have been broken by the sight of precious humans, made in the image of God, being devalued and dehumanized. Ahmaud, George, and Breonna were...

Jun 2020

38 min 9 sec

This week we continue the series of messages called "RECALCULATING: When Plans Change." This four-week series explores what happens when the futurewe envisioned doesn’t come to pass. How can we trust God throughout this reality? “Recalculating” is a...

May 2020

31 min 58 sec

This week we continue the series of messages called "RECALCULATING: When Plans Change." This four-week series explores what happens when the futurewe envisioned doesn’t come to pass. How can we trust God throughout this reality? “Recalculating” is a...

May 2020

21 min 35 sec

This week we begin a new series of messages called "RECALCULATING: When Plans Change." This four-week series explores what happens when the futurewe envisioned doesn’t come to pass. How can we trust God throughout this reality? “Recalculating” is a deep...

May 2020

32 min 21 sec

This week we continue our series of messages called "RHYTHMS: Find Rest for Your Soul." We're going to be looking at what Jesus teaches and demonstrates about how we can order the rhythm and pace of our lives in a way that allows us to operate out of...

May 2020

27 min 48 sec

This week we continue our series of messages called "RHYTHMS: Find Rest for Your Soul." We're going to be looking at what Jesus teaches and demonstrates about how we can order the rhythm and pace of our lives in a way that allows us to operate out of...

Apr 2020

30 min 46 sec

Are you RESTED or RESTLESS?This weekend, we're starting a new series of messages called "RHYTHMS: Find Rest For Your Soul."We're going to be looking at what Jesus teaches and demonstrates about how we can order the rhythm and pace of our lives in a way...

Apr 2020

34 min 50 sec

Let's be real: None of us expected Easter 2020 to look quite like this. But, we can boldly face this unexpected Easter because of the first Easter. Join us for a resurrection celebration right here.

Apr 2020

34 min 9 sec

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Apr 2020

23 min 18 sec

We are so excited to kick off a brand new series this weekend at Praxis Church online. The series is called UNCERTAIN, and we'll be exploring characters from the Bible who experienced seasons of uncertainty—the “in-between” trials of life. Scripture is...

Apr 2020

31 min 27 sec

We all have things we want to change in our lives, but the change we desire doesn't start outside of us – it begins inside of us – with how we think. "Renovate" is a 3-week series that confronts our negative thoughts of guilt, anxiety, and...

Mar 2020

39 min 38 sec

Praxis Church exists to see people deeply transformed by Jesus, connected to life-giving community, and using their gifts to serve others.

Feb 2020

40 min 48 sec

Praxis Church is a new life-giving church meeting at West Cary Middle School in Cary, NC. Praxis Church exists to see people deeply transformed by Jesus, connected to life-giving community, and using their gifts to serve others.

Feb 2020

44 min 21 sec