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Follower of One : Missions For The Rest Of Us

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Move from spectator to participant. Join Jesus as he works in our world. This is a show for marketplace Christians to energize and encourage you to live out your faith every day, right where you are. Begin your day with Christ-centered ideas to share your joy with those around you. Add in weekly int… read more

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February 22nd, 2024


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Facilitating Encounters with Christ with Nicole Vallance - Episode #164

February 20th, 2024


Nicole Valance, Founder of Connected with Nicole, is a passionate leader driven by the Great Commission to reach people for Christ. Through her work …

Embracing Your God-Given Purpose | Vision Cast

February 14th, 2024


Join Mike Henry Senior in this inspiring vision cast.

Discover how Follower of One is empowering believers to embrace the purpose Jesus has for their …

The Power of Integrators in Business with Garry Miles - Episode #163

February 6th, 2024


Garry Miles is a fractional COO and integrator who helps visionaries and business owners with operational aspects and culture.

He is passionate about …

Discover Your Calling with Dale Young

January 30th, 2024


**LiveStream Recording** In this inspiring conversation, Mike Henry Sr. and Dale Young explore the concept of #calling and how we can discern and pursue it in our lives. Dale, a guest on the podcast, shares his insights …

1107 The Command to Be Quiet - Matthew 16:20

January 26th, 2024


In Matthew 16:20, Jesus instructs the disciples not to tell anyone that he is the Messiah. This seems contradictory because we are called to share our faith with others. However, in this specific instance, Jesus had a …

1106 The Gates of Hell - Matthew 16:18

January 25th, 2024


The passage for today is Matthew 16:18. It says, "I also tell you that you are Peter, and on this rock I will build my church; and the gates of hell shall not prevail against it."

This verse tells us that Jesus Christ …

1105 What Do You Believe? - Matthew 16:16

January 24th, 2024


The passage for today is Matthew 16:16. It says, "Simon Peter answered, 'You are the Messiah, the son of the living God.'"

This passage tells us that Peter clearly stated his belief about Jesus. He said that Jesus …

Faith and the Organization Industry with Barbara Hemphill - Episode #162

January 23rd, 2024


In this inspiring conversation, business consultant and author Barbara Hemphill shares her journey as a professional organizer and her passion for …

1104 Practical Prayer Part 2 - Matthew 14:30

January 23rd, 2024


In today's passage, Matthew 14:30, Peter is walking on water with Jesus. When he sees the wind, he focuses on his circumstances and begins to sink. He cries out, "Lord, save me!" This short prayer is a reminder that we …

1103 Practical Prayer - Matthew 14:28

January 22nd, 2024


The passage for today is Matthew 14:28. It says, "Lord, if it is you, Peter answered him, command me to come to you on the water."

In this passage, Peter is asking Jesus to command him to come to Him on the water. This …

1102 Those Who Hear Will Live - John 5:25

January 19th, 2024


In John 5:25, Jesus says, "Truly, truly, I say to you, an hour is coming and is now here, when the dead will hear the voice of the Son of God and …

1101 The Son Gives Life - John 5:21

January 18th, 2024


In this video, we explore the concept of giving life in the context of following Jesus. We delve into John 5:21, where Jesus declares his authority …

1100 Questioning Jesus - John 11:8

January 17th, 2024


In the Gospel of John, we encounter a compelling dialogue between Jesus and his disciples. As they navigate the tumultuous journey of ministry, Jesus …

Having Eternal Life - John 6:47 | Episode 1099

January 16th, 2024


The passage for today is John 6:47, which says, "Truly, truly, I say to you, whoever believes has eternal life."

This verse tells us that eternal …

1098 Bread of Life - John 6:35

January 15th, 2024


In today's passage, John 6:35, Jesus says, "I am the bread of life. Whoever comes to me will never go hungry, and whoever believes in me will never be thirsty." This means that Jesus is the source of all that we need to …

1097 Everyday Faith - Acts 5:42

January 12th, 2024


The passage for today is Acts 5:42. It says, "And every day in the temple and from house to house, they kept right on teaching and preaching Jesus as the Christ."

This verse tells us that the apostles were committed to …

1096 The Cost of Obedience - Acts 5:40

January 11th, 2024


In Acts 5:40, the apostles Peter and John were flogged and ordered not to speak in the name of Jesus after being released from jail. Despite this unfair treatment, they rejoiced and continued to preach the gospel.

As …

1095 Fear of God Matters Most - Proverbs 31:30

January 10th, 2024


The main idea of this podcast episode is that fearing the Lord is the most important thing in life. This means living our lives in a way that reflects his character and doing what he says. When we fear the Lord, we …

1094 Reliably Dependent - Proverbs 30:8-9

January 9th, 2024


In Proverbs 30:8-9, the author prays for enough provision to live, neither poverty nor riches, lest he be tempted to deny God or steal and profane His name. This verse teaches us to be content with what we have and to …

1093 Wisdom of Managing Our Temper - Proverbs 29:11

January 8th, 2024


The passage for today is Proverbs 29:11. It says, "A fool always loses his temper, but a wise man holds it back."

This verse teaches us that it …

1092 Running Scared - Proverbs 28:1

January 5th, 2024


The passage for today is Proverbs 28:1. It says, "The wicked flee when no one is pursuing, but the righteous are bold as a lion."

This verse …

1091 Hiding From Danger - Proverbs 27:12

January 4th, 2024


The passage for today is Proverbs 27:12. It says, "A sensible person sees danger and takes cover. The inexperienced keep going and are punished."

This verse teaches us that it is important to be aware of the dangers …

1090 Humility and Wisdom - Proverbs 26:12

January 3rd, 2024


The passage for today is Proverbs 26:12. It says, "Do you see a man who is wise in his own eyes? There is more hope for a fool than for him."

This …

1089 Honor Others First - Proverbs 25:6-7

January 2nd, 2024


The passage for today is Proverbs 25:6-7. It says, "Do not put yourself forward in the king's presence or stand in the place of the great. For it is …

1088 Rise Again - Proverbs 24:16

January 1st, 2024


The passage for today is Proverbs 24:16. It says, "For a righteous person falls seven times and rises again, but the wicked stumble in time of disaster."

This verse tells us that it is okay to fail. Everyone fails at …

1087 Envy is a Dead End - Proverbs 23:17-18

December 29th, 2023


The passage for today is Proverbs 23:17-18. It says, "Don't let your heart envy sinners. Instead, always fear the Lord, for then you will have a future and your hope will not be dashed."

This verse tells us that we …

1086 Avoiding Eternal Poverty - Proverbs 22:16

December 28th, 2023


The passage for today is Proverbs 22:16. It says, "Whoever oppresses the poor to increase his own wealth or gives to the rich will only come to poverty."

This verse warns us that if we take advantage of the poor or give …

1085 Compassion for the Poor - Proverbs 21:13

December 27th, 2023


The passage for today is Proverbs 21:13. It says, "He who shuts his ear to the cry of the poor will also cry himself and not be answered."

This verse warns us that if we are not compassionate to the poor, we will not be …

1084 Avoiding Strife - Proverbs 20:3

December 26th, 2023


The passage for today is Proverbs 20:3. It says, "Honor belongs to the person who ends a dispute, but any fool can get himself into a quarrel."

This …

1083 The Word Became Flesh - John 1:14

December 25th, 2023


The passage for today is John 1:14. It says, "And the Word became flesh and dwelt among us, and we saw His glory, glory as of the only Son from the …

1082 Find the Truth in Correction - Proverbs 19:20

December 22nd, 2023


The passage for today is Proverbs 19:20. It says, "Listen to counsel and accept discipline that you may be wise the rest of your days."

This proverb …

1081 Patient Listening - Proverbs 18:13

December 21st, 2023


The passage for today is Proverbs 18:13. It says, "If one gives an answer before he hears, it is his folly and shame."

This proverb teaches us that …

1080 Tested By God - Proverbs 17:3

December 20th, 2023


The passage for today is Proverbs 17:3. It says, "The refining pot is for silver and the furnace for gold, but the Lord tests hearts."

This verse …

Wisdom and Understanding - Proverbs 16:16 | Episode 1079

December 19th, 2023


In today's passage, Proverbs 16:16, we are told that it is better to get wisdom than gold, and to get understanding is to be chosen rather than …

The Delight of God - Proverbs 15-8 | Episode 1078

December 18th, 2023


The passage for today is Proverbs 15:8. It says, "The sacrifice of the wicked is an abomination to the Lord, but the prayer of the upright is his delight."

This verse tells us that God is pleased with the prayers of the …

The Value of Community - Proverbs 13:20 | Episode 1077

December 15th, 2023


 The passage for today is Proverbs 13:20. It says, "Whoever walks with the wise becomes wise, but the companion of fools will suffer harm."

This …

Are You Right or Correctable - Proverbs 12:15 | Episode 1076

December 14th, 2023


 The passage for today is Proverbs 12:15. It says, "The way of a fool is right in his own eyes, but a wise man listens to advice."

This verse tells …

Humility and Wisdom - Proverbs 11:2

December 13th, 2023


 The passage for today is Proverbs 11:2. It says, "When pride comes, then comes disgrace, but with the humble is wisdom."

This verse teaches us that pride leads to disgrace, while humility leads to wisdom. Pride is …

The Benefit of Diligence - Proverbs 10:4 | Episode #1074

December 12th, 2023


 The passage for today is Proverbs 10:4. It says, "A slack hand causes poverty, but the hand of the diligent makes rich."

This verse tells us that if we are lazy and do not work hard, we will be poor. However, if we are …

Handling Correction - Proverbs 9-8 | Episode 1073

December 11th, 2023


 The passage for today is Proverbs 9:8. It says, "Do not reprove a scoffer or he will hate you. Reprove a wise man and he will love you."

This verse …

How to Obtain Favor from the Lord - Proverbs 8:35 | Ep. 1072

December 8th, 2023


The passage for today is Proverbs 8:35. It says, "For one who finds me finds life and obtains favor from the Lord."

This verse tells us that wisdom is the key to finding life and favor from God. Wisdom is not the same …

The Importance of Purity - Proverbs 7:1,5| Episode 1071

December 7th, 2023


The passage for today is Proverbs 7:1, 5. It says, "My son, keep my words and treasure my commandments within you so that they may keep you from an …

1070 Making Things Right - Proverbs 6:2-4

December 6th, 2023


The passage for today is Proverbs 6:2-4. It says, "If you have been ensnared by the words of your mouth or caught by the words of your mouth, then do this, my son, and save yourself. Since you have come into the hand of …

Seen By God - Proverbs 5:21 | Episode 1069

December 6th, 2023


The passage for today is Proverbs 5:21. It says, "For the ways of a man are before the eyes of the Lord, and he watches all his paths." This means …

The Path of the Righteous - Proverbs 4:18 | Ep 1068

December 4th, 2023


What is different about people who follow Jesus? The passage for today is Proverbs 4:18: "But the path of the righteous is like the light of dawn, …

1067 Stay Close to Kindness and Truth - Proverbs 3:3-4

December 1st, 2023


Kindness and truth are key to being a good person and a good Christian. We should strive to be kind and truthful in all that we do, and to let these …

1066 How to Discover the Knowledge of God - Proverbs 2:1-5

November 30th, 2023


In Proverbs chapter 2, verses 1-5, we learn how to discover the knowledge of God. The author tells us that we must receive God's words and treasure his commandments within us. We must make our ear attentive to …

1065 The Beginning of Knowledge - Proverbs 1:7

November 29th, 2023


The fear of the Lord is the beginning of knowledge, but fools despise wisdom and instruction. This verse from Proverbs 1:7 is the starting point …

1064 Peace Over Fear - Mark 4:40-41

November 28th, 2023


The passage for today is Mark 4:40-41. It says, "And he said to them, 'Why are you so afraid? Have you still no faith?' And they were filled with great fear and said to one another, 'Who then is this, that even the …

1063 A Person of Peace - Mark 4:38

November 27th, 2023


The passage for today is Mark 4:38. It says, "Jesus himself was in the stern asleep on the cushion and they woke him and said to him, 'Teacher, do you not care that we are perishing?'"

This passage shows us that Jesus …

1062 Peace in Every Circumstance - 2 Thessalonians 3:16

November 24th, 2023


The passage for today is 2 Thessalonians 3:16. It says, "Now may the Lord of peace himself give you peace at all times in every way. The Lord be with you all."

This verse tells us that God is the source of peace. He is …

1061 The Habit Of Thanksgiving - 1 Thessalonians 5:18

November 23rd, 2023


In this devotional, we explore the universal commands in the Bible to give thanks in everything.

1 Thessalonians 5:18 tells us, "Give thanks in everything for this is God's will for you in Christ Jesus."

Thanksgiving …

1060 Godliness and Contentment - 1 Timothy 6:6

November 22nd, 2023


Reflecting on Thanksgiving, consider the valuable connection between gratitude and contentment explored by Mike Henry Sr. in the latest Follower of …

1059 A Mustard Seed of Faith Part 2 - Matthew 17:20

November 21st, 2023


The passage for today is Matthew 17:20. It says, "He said to them, 'Because of your little faith. For truly I tell you, if you have faith like a …

The Business of Prayer with Greg Frost - Episode #161

November 21st, 2023


In this episode of the Follower of One podcast, Mike Henry hosted Greg Frost, the driving force behind The Well Exchange. Their conversation unveiled …

1058 A Mustard Seed of Faith Part 1 - Mark 4:31-32

November 20th, 2023


The passage for today is Mark 4:31-32. It says, "It's like a grain of mustard seed, which when sown on the ground is the smallest of all the seeds on earth. Yet when it is sown, it grows up and …

1057 How Does a Seed Grow? - Mark 4:26-27

November 17th, 2023


The passage for today is Mark 4:26-27. It says, "The kingdom of God is as if a man should scatter seed on the ground. He sleeps and rises night …

1056 The Call to Each of Us - Mark 2:17

November 16th, 2023


The passage for today is Mark 2:17. It says, "And hearing this, Jesus said to them, 'It is not those who are healthy who need a physician, but those who are sick. I did not come to call the righteous but sinners.'"

This …

1055 - Belonging to Jesus - Galatians 5:24

November 15th, 2023


Do you ever think of yourself as belonging to Jesus?   "Now those who belong to Christ Jesus have crucified the flesh with its passions and desires." Galatians 5:24 NASB   Often, when I memorize a passage of scripture, …

1054 - Walking in Real Freedom - John 8:36

November 14th, 2023

What does it mean to be really free, or to be free indeed?   "So if the Son sets you free, you will be free indeed." John 8:36 ESV

This means that we have the freedom to choose our own path and make our own decisions. …

1053 - Our Forever Life - John 5:24

November 13th, 2023


What would you do if you knew you couldn't lose?   “Truly, truly, I say to you, he who hears My word, and believes Him who sent Me, has eternal life, …

1052 - The Kingdom of God Is Here - Luke 17:20-21

November 10th, 2023

Just where is the kingdom of God?   Now having been questioned by the Pharisees as to when the kingdom of God was coming, He answered them and said, “The kingdom of God is not coming with signs to be observed; nor will …

1051 - Dealing with Unbelief - Mark 9:24

November 9th, 2023


In Mark 9:24, the father of a sick child cries out to Jesus, "I believe. Help my unbelief." This verse reminds us that even when we have faith, we can still struggle with unbelief. It's okay to admit that we don't have …

1050 - What is Impossible? - Mark 9:23

November 8th, 2023


In Mark 9:23, Jesus says, "If you can, all things are possible for one who believes." This is a powerful reminder that anything is possible if we …

Prioritize What Matters with Jason Davis - Episode #160

November 7th, 2023


In this podcast, Mike Henry from Follower of One interviews Jason Davis  @thefortifiedlife  , the founder of Jericho Force Enterprises. Jason shares …

1049 - Entering the Kingdom of God - Luke 18:24-25

November 7th, 2023


Do you meet the requirement for entering the Kingdom of God?   And Jesus looked at him and said, “How hard it is for those who are wealthy to enter the kingdom of God! “For it is easier for a camel to go through the eye …

1048 - Having the Kingdom of God - Luke 18:15-16

November 6th, 2023


How can you take possession of the kingdom of God?   And they were bringing even their babies to Him so that He would touch them, but when the …

Encore - 1047 - Do Not Grow Weary - Galatians 6:9-10

October 27th, 2023


This is an Encore episode of the Follower of One podcast from our archives. We are on a short break.

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Encore - 1046 - Begin With the End in Mind - Galatians 6:7-8

October 26th, 2023


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Encore - 1045 - Teachers and Humility - Galatians 6:5-6

October 25th, 2023


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Encore - 1044 - Honest Self Evaluation Part 2 - Galatians 6:3-5

October 24th, 2023


This is an Encore episode of the Follower of One podcast from our archives. We are on a short break.

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Living Out Loud with Steve Irby - Episode #159

October 24th, 2023


In this podcast, Steve Irby from Stillwater Designs shares his journey from starting a speaker company to integrating his faith into his business. He …

Encore - 1043 - Honest Self Evaluation Part 1 - Galatians 6:3-5

October 23rd, 2023


This is an Encore episode of the Follower of One podcast from our archives. We are on a short break.

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Encore - 1042 - When Others Stumble Part 2 Galatians 6:2

October 20th, 2023


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Encore - 1041 - When Others Stumble Part 1 Galatians 6:1-2

October 19th, 2023


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Encore - 1040 - What About Complaining? James 5:9

October 18th, 2023


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Encore - 1039 - Being Made Perfect Hebrews 10:14

October 17th, 2023


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Encore - 1038 - Selling God Short 2 Chronicles 25:9

October 16th, 2023


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Encore - 1037 - Love in Control 2 Corinthians 5:14

October 13th, 2023


This is an Encore episode of the Follower of One podcast from our archives. We are on a short break.

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Encore - 1036 - Freedom, Purpose and Result Galatians 5:1

October 12th, 2023


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Encore - 1035 - What Do I need to Change Today James 2:26

October 11th, 2023


This is an Encore episode of the Follower of One podcast from our archives. We are on a short break.

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Encore - 1034 - Where is God? 2 Chronicles 15 1_2

October 10th, 2023


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Encore - 1033 - God At Work John 5:17

October 9th, 2023


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1032 Knowing the Teams - John 15:20

October 6th, 2023


Do you ever get surprised by the things other people do?   Remember what I told you, ‘A slave is not greater than his master.’ If they persecuted me, …

1031 Manage Expectations Part 2 - John 15:19

October 5th, 2023


Can you love people who don't love you back?   "If you belonged to the world, the world would love you as its own. However, because you do not belong …

1030 Manage Your Expectations - John 15:17-18

October 4th, 2023


Are you an optimist or a realist?   "This I command you—to love one another. If the world hates you, be aware that it hated me first." John 15:17-18 NET Bible   I'm pretty optimistic. I generally expect the best. I …

1029 What We Do Matters - John 15:16

October 3rd, 2023


Do our actions as a Christ-follower really matter?   "You did not choose me, but I chose you. I appointed you to go and produce fruit and that your …

1028 Friends Get The Whole Story - John 15:15

October 2nd, 2023


Do you have a lot of secrets?   "No longer do I call you slaves, for the slave does not know what his master is doing; but I have called you friends, for all things that I have heard from My Father I have made known to …

1027 Being a Friend of Jesus - John 15:14

September 29th, 2023


Are we friends of Jesus?   "You are My friends if you do what I command you." John 15:14   Jesus is speaking and he's calling the disciples his friends. He's telling all of us that if we obey his commands, we are his …

1026 Love One Another Part 2 - John 15:13

September 28th, 2023


What does it mean to lay down our life?   Greater love has no one than this, that someone lay down his life for his friends. John 15:13 ESV   The words are very clear, but if you're like me, I start looking for …

Faith Integrated Organizational Development with Sondra Calhoun - Episode #158

September 28th, 2023


In this episode of the Follower of One podcast, Mike Henry Sr. interviews Sondra Calhoun, a leadership consultant from Strata Consulting. Sondra …

1025 Love One Another - John 15:12

September 27th, 2023


How do we love one another?   This is My commandment, that you love one another, just as I have loved you. John 15:12 NASB   Can we really love someone we don't know? We can love a certain place or a certain kind of …

1024 The Key To Joy - John 15:11

September 26th, 2023


Do you consider yourself a joyful person?   "These things I have spoken to you so that My joy may be in you, and that your joy may be made full." …

1023 Abide in Christ's Love - John 15:9-10

September 25th, 2023


What does it mean to abide in Christ's love?   "As the Father has loved me, so have I loved you. Abide in my love. If you keep my commandments, you will abide in my love, just as I have kept my Father’s commandments and …

1022 Proving our Faith - John 15:8

September 22nd, 2023


How do we prove we're disciples of Jesus?   "My Father is glorified by this, that you bear much fruit, and so prove to be My disciples." John 15:8 NASB95   We prove our relationship to Jesus by bearing fruit. But if you …

1021 Ask Whatever You Wish - John 15:7

September 21st, 2023


What do you want?   "If you abide in Me, and My words abide in you, ask whatever you wish, and it will be done for you." John 15:7 NASB   I wonder …

1020 Dead Sticks - John 15:6

September 20th, 2023


What do you do with yard trash?   If anyone does not abide in Me, he is thrown away as a branch and dries up; and they gather them, and cast them into the fire and they are burned." John 15:6 NASB   When you trim a …

1019 True Accomplishment - John 15:5

September 19th, 2023


Are you the kind of person who enjoys checking things off your to-do list?   I am the vine; you are the branches. Whoever abides in me and I in him, he it is that bears much fruit, for apart from me you can do nothing. …

1018 Focus on the Vine - John 15:4

September 18th, 2023


In the day-to-day, where are you focused? What do you pursue?   "Abide in Me and I in you. As the branch cannot bear fruit of itself unless it abides in the vine, so neither can you unless you abide in Me." John 15:4 …

1017 Starting Clean - John 15:3

September 15th, 2023


When a branch has been pruned, they say it was cleaned. Have you been cleaned by God recently?   "You are already clean because of the word which I have spoken to you." John 15:3 NASB   Jesus is speaking. The disciples …

1016 When We Bear Fruit - John 15:2

September 14th, 2023


What does it mean to be "pruned?" It doesn't sound very pleasant.   "Every branch in Me that does not bear fruit, He takes away; and every branch that bears fruit, He prunes it so that it may bear more fruit." John 15:2 …

1015 Living Branches Bear Fruit - John 15:2

September 13th, 2023


Do you ever think about the fruit of your life?   Every branch in me that does not bear fruit he takes away, and every branch that does bear fruit he prunes, that it may bear more fruit. John 15:2 ESV   Notice how both …

1014 Who Our Life Is For - John 15:1

September 12th, 2023


What is your purpose?   "I am the true vine, and My Father is the vinedresser." John 15:1   Do you wonder about your purpose? Have you discovered your purpose? Based on this analogy, we bear fruit for the vinedresser. …

Mentoring Generations of Biblical Leaders with Todd Melby - Episode #157

September 12th, 2023


In this podcast conversation between Mike Henry and Todd Melby, Todd shares insights about his work at Leadership Edge, a Christian nonprofit focused on leadership development through one-on-one mentoring. Here are the …

1013 Where Life Comes From - John 15:1

September 11th, 2023


Do you ever think deeply about where your life came from?   "I am the true vine, and my Father is the vinedresser." John 15:1 ESV   Think about all the things leading up to today that you had no say in. You didn't get …

Encore - 1012- Thankful in Everything Part 2 Ephesians 5:20

September 8th, 2023


Welcome back to the Follower of One podcast. I'm Mike Henry Sr., thanks for listening. Today we want to finish our three episodes on thankfulness.  …

Encore - 1011-Thankful in Everything 1 Thessalonians 5:18

September 7th, 2023


Hey, welcome back to the Follower of One podcast. I'm your host, Mike Henry Sr. and I'm glad to be here. If you're in the U.S. and hearing this …

Encore - 1010-And Be Thankful Colossians 3:15

September 6th, 2023


Hey, welcome back to the Follower of One podcast. I'm Mike Henry, your host and the founder of Follower of One. I love doing the podcast and today I …

Encore - 1009- Ship Grace for Generations 2 Timothy 2:2

September 5th, 2023


Thanks for joining us on the Follower of One podcast again today. I'm Mike Henry, your host. And today I'm talking about 2 Timothy 2:2, "The things …

Encore - 1008- Strengthened by Grace - 2 Timothy 2:1

September 4th, 2023


Hey, thanks for joining us again on the Follower of One podcast. I'm your host, Mike Henry Sr., and part of Follower of One. And we have a daily …

Encore - 1007- Increase Your Confidence in God Psalm 78:7

September 1st, 2023


Hey, it's Mike Henry with Follower of One, and today's devotional is a continuation a little bit of the previous episode. We're talking about Psalm …

Encore - 1006- The Importance of Praying Friends - Daniel 2:17-18

August 31st, 2023


Hey, it's Mike Henry with Follower of One. Today I want to talk a little bit about praying for one another. 2 Daniel 17:18. Then Daniel went to his …

Encore - 1005- What You Can Control - 2 Timothy 3:3

August 30th, 2023


Welcome back to the Follower of One podcast. I'm Mike Henry Sr., thank you so much for joining us. Today's devotional, I'm continuing this …

Encore - 1004- You Never Know When God Will Move Acts 10_3

August 29th, 2023


Welcome back to the Follower of One podcast. I'm Mike Henry Sr., and we do a devotional each workday where we challenge ourselves to live our faith …

Encore - 1003- How to Watch For God to Act Isaiah 43_18-19

August 28th, 2023


Welcome to the Follower of One podcast. I'm Mike Henry Sr. and we've been doing these daily devotionals on business days or workdays for now over a …

Encore - 1002- What Will We Be Known For? Matthew 12:33

August 25th, 2023


Hey, it's Mike Henry with Follower of One. Today I want to talk about a passage in Matthew. Jesus is speaking. This is Matthew 12:33 and I'm reading …

Encore - 1001- Surprise Your Coworkers - 1 Peter 4:3-4

August 24th, 2023


Hey, it's Mike Henry with Follower of One. Today I'm continuing what we've been talking about for the last two episodes: 1 Peter 4. Today, I'd like …

Encore - 1000- What Do You Live For? - 1 Peter 4:2

August 23rd, 2023


Hey, it's Mike Henry with Follower of One. This is the second of a multi-part discussion on first Peter four.  Today I'd like to read verses one and …

Encore - 999 - Your Attitude Can Be Your Armor - 1 Peter 4:1

August 22nd, 2023


Hey, it's Mike Henry with Follower of One, and for the next couple of episodes I'd like to talk about 1 Peter 4. The first four verses of 1 Peter 4. …

Equipping Servant Leaders with Logan Bloom, Ep #156

August 22nd, 2023


Logan Bloom is an author, speaker, and founder of the Servant Leader Network. Their mission is to help empower leaders to be a light to the world in whatever context they find themselves in.

As a pastor’s kid, Logan …

Encore - 998- How to Make Sure You Grow 2 Peter 1:9-11

August 21st, 2023


Welcome back to the follower of one podcast. I'm Mike Henry Sr. Thank you so much for being a part of this podcast. I'm grateful that God has called …

Encore - 997 - Keep Growing Your Faith 2 Peter 1:8

August 18th, 2023


Welcome back to the Follower of One podcast. I'm Mike Henry Sr., the founder of Follower of One. And I like to talk a little bit about the Bible …

Encore - 996 - Growing from Kindness to Love 2 Peter 1:7

August 17th, 2023


Welcome back to the Follower of One podcast. We continue our discussion of second Peter chapter one verses five through eight. Today, our verse is …

Encore - 995 Perseverance Precedes Godliness - 2 Peter 1:6

August 16th, 2023


Welcome back to the Follower of One podcast. We're continuing our series through 2 Peter.   Today, we're in chapter 1, verse 6. Let me read 5, 6, 7, …

Encore - 994 - Applying Biblical Self-Control - 2 Peter 1:6

August 15th, 2023


Welcome to the Follower of One podcast. I'm Mike Henry Sr., and today, we're continuing our conversation through 2 Peter chapter 1 in this …

Encore - 993 - Increasing in Knowledge - 2 Peter 1:5-6

August 14th, 2023


Welcome back to the Follower of One podcast. I'm Mike Henry Sr., and our goal is to help you to be a full-time minister in your regular job. We've …

Encore - 992-Why is Faith First? - 2 Peter 1:5

August 11th, 2023


Welcome back to the Follower of One podcast. I'm Mike Henry Sr., and we've been talking through the first chapter of 2 Peter. We're in verse 5 today. …

Encore - 991-Live the God-Life - 2 Peter 1:4

August 10th, 2023


Welcome back to the Follower of One podcast. I'm Mike Henry, and today we continue our conversation about 2 Peter chapter 1. Today we're in verse 4, …

Encore - 990-How to Gain Everything Needed for Life and Godliness - 2 Peter 1:3

August 9th, 2023


Welcome back to the Follower of One podcast. I'm Mike Henry with Follower of One, and today, we're talking about 2 Peter chapter 1, verse 3, "seeing …

Encore - 989-Multiply Grace - 2 Peter 1:2

August 8th, 2023


Hey, it's Mike Henry with Follower of One. Today, and for the next few episodes, I'm going to go through 2 Peter chapter 1, at least the first few …

Creating Marketplace Impact with Jim Lapinski and Tom Nohelty, Ep #155

August 8th, 2023


Jim Lapinski and Tom Nohelty are two men who sought to share their faith in their workplace, both seeking to make an impact for God’s kingdom by completely surrendering. Their obedience led to the creation of …

Encore - 988-Does Faith Produce Obedience? - John 3:36

August 7th, 2023


Hey, it's Mike Henry with Follower of One. Today I've chosen a passage from John chapter 3, verse 36. “He who believes in the Son has eternal life, …

Encore - 987 - How Grace Responds To Pressure -2 Kings 6:23

August 4th, 2023


Hey, it's Mike Henry with Follower of One. Today I want to talk about 2 Kings chapter 6 verse 23. "So he prepared a great feast for them; and when …

Encore - 986 - Those With Us - 2 Kings 6:16

August 3rd, 2023


Hey, it's Mike Henry with Follower of One. In today's podcast, I want you to just think for a moment about those with us. “Those with us” is a phrase …

Encore - 985 - Who Must Increase? - John 3:30

August 2nd, 2023


Hey, it's Mike Henry with Follower of One again. Today I want to talk about a passage from John chapter 3, verse 30. John the Baptist is speaking, …

Encore - 984 - God's Will: Sanctification - 1 Thessalonians 4:3

August 1st, 2023


Hey, it's Mike Henry with Follower of One. Today I want to talk about God's will for us. What is God's will for us? One of the places where the Bible …

Encore - 983 - Dealing With Difficulty - 1 Peter 4:12-13

July 31st, 2023


Hey, it's Mike Henry with Follower of One. This is another one of those episodes where I'm mostly talking to me. I hope you enjoy it. 1 Peter 4:12 …

Encore - 982 - Are We Standing With Jesus? - Luke 22:28

July 28th, 2023


Hey, it's Mike Henry with Follower of One. In episode 199 of our podcast (, we talked about …

Encore - 981- Dealing With Distraction - Hebrews 4:15

July 27th, 2023


Hey, it's Mike Henry with Follower of One. Today's passage is Hebrews 4:15, “For we do not have a high priest who cannot sympathize with our …

Encore - 980 - Planning With God - Proverbs 16:9

July 26th, 2023


Hey, it's Mike Henry with Follower of One. Today, I want to read a very convicting verse to me.    This is a conviction to me, and that's part of the …

Encore - 979 - How To Deal With Anxiety - 1 Peter 5:7

July 25th, 2023


Hey, it's Mike Henry with Follower of One. Today I'm doing our podcast on both video and audio. And so you can hear this in both places and it will …

Church-Based Workplace Ministry with Markee Johnson, Ep #154

July 25th, 2023


Markee Johnson was the Director of a marketplace ministry called “Endeavor” at Celebration Church in Austin, focused on empowering and equipping the Body of Christ to bring their faith to work. But her journey of faith …

Encore - 978 - Humility Unlocks Joy - 1 Peter 5:6

July 24th, 2023


Hey, it's Mike Henry with Follower of One. Today, I want to talk about how humility unlocks joy for us. Let's use 1 Peter 5:6 as our verse. …

Encore - 977 - How To Get Right With God Part 2 - Acts 16:31

July 21st, 2023


Hey, it's Mike Henry with Follower of One. Let's continue our conversation from yesterday, where we were talking about how to get right with God, so …

Encore - 976 - How To Get Right With God - Habakkuk 2:4

July 20th, 2023


Hey, it's Mike Henry with Follower of One and today's passage, still in the Old Testament, Habakkuk 2:4, "Behold, as for the proud one, His soul is …

Encore - 975 - Where Do You Base Your Faith? 1 Corinthians 2:5

July 19th, 2023


Hey, it's Mike Henry with Follower of One, and today's episode, I want to talk about where our faith is based, or what is our faith based on, and I'm …

Encore - 974 - What moves the Needle? - Zechariah 4:6

July 18th, 2023


Hey, it's Mike Henry with Follower of One, and today, I'm thinking about what makes things happen. What moves the needle in our world? I'm reading …

Encore - 973 How to Create Intentional Legacy - Psalm 78:5-6

July 17th, 2023


Hey, it's Mike Henry with Follower of One. Today, I want to jump into the Old Testament for a couple of days to get us to think a little bit more …

972 Eternally Shrewd Part 5 - Mark 12:42-44

July 14th, 2023


How clever are you when it comes to using money?   And a poor widow came and put in two small copper coins, which make a penny. And he called his …

971 Eternally Shrewd Part 4 - Luke 16:13

July 13th, 2023


Do you serve God or money?   No servant can serve two masters, for either he will hate the one and love the other, or he will be devoted to the one and despise the other. You cannot serve God and money.” Luke 16:13 ESV …

970 - Eternally Shrewd Part 3 - Luke 16:11-12

July 12th, 2023


What are true riches?   If then you have not been faithful in the unrighteous wealth, who will entrust to you the true riches? And if you have not …

969 Eternally Shrewd Part 2 - Luke 16:10

July 11th, 2023


What does it mean to be faithful to Jesus?   “One who is faithful in a very little is also faithful in much, and one who is dishonest in a very …

Leadership and Impact with Ed Brenegar, Ep #153

July 11th, 2023


Ed is a storyteller, speaker, author, and coach. Ed believes that all leadership begins with personal initiative to create impact that makes a difference that matters (based on Ephesians 2:4). In this episode of …

968 Eternally Shrewd - Luke 16:9

July 10th, 2023


How shrewd are you with finances? How do we make the most of our resources?   And I tell you, make friends for yourselves by means of unrighteous wealth, so that when it fails they may receive you into the eternal …

967 The Father Ran - Luke 15:20

July 7th, 2023


What do you do when you're joyfully surprised?   And he arose and came to his father. But while he was still a long way off, his father saw him and …

966 Coming to Our Senses - Luke 15:17

July 6th, 2023


Do you ever experience times when you know you're not thinking right?   In the story of the prodigal son, the younger son asks for his inheritance …

965 Why Repent? - Luke 13:5

July 5th, 2023


What does Jesus mean when he tells us to repent?   "No, I tell you; but unless you repent, you will all likewise perish.” Luke 13:5 ESV   The Jewish people were hung up on acting correctly. For hundreds of years, they …

964 Ashamed of Jesus - Luke 9:26

July 4th, 2023


Who do you want to win the big game?   "For whoever is ashamed of me and of my words, of him will the Son of Man be ashamed when he comes in his …

Research, Coaching and Calling with Dr. Chip Roper, Ep #152

July 4th, 2023


Dr. Chip Roper is an entrepreneur, speaker, and executive coach who leads the VOCA Center. The VOCA Center is an organization based in New York City that serves people all over the world. They offer professional …

963 Gaining Life - Luke 9:25

July 3rd, 2023


What is your net worth?   "For what does it profit a man if he gains the whole world and loses or forfeits himself?" Luke 9:25 ESV   One of the …

962 Saving a Life - Luke 9:24

June 30th, 2023


Would you like to make the most of your life?   "For whoever wants to save his life will lose it, but whoever loses his life because of me will save …

961 Denying Ourselves Part 2 - Luke 9:23

June 29th, 2023


What does it mean to "take up our cross?"   And he said to all, "if anyone would come after me, let him deny himself and take up his cross daily and …

960 Denying Ourselves - Luke 9:23

June 28th, 2023


How often do you deny yourself of something?   And He was saying to them all, "If anyone wishes to come after Me, he must deny himself and take up …

959 Why Did Jesus Warn the Disciples? - Luke 9:21-22

June 27th, 2023


Should we be telling others about Jesus?   But He warned them and instructed them not to tell this to anyone, saying, "The Son of Man must suffer …

The Purpose of Follower of One with Mike Henry Sr., Ep #151

June 27th, 2023


I read “My Utmost for His Highest” every year and every year I take notes. So as I read through each passage the next year, I see those notes and think about how far I’ve come. Or, I see where I still struggle with the …

958 Who Is Jesus? - Luke 9:18-20

June 26th, 2023


Almost everyone who knows about Jesus has an opinion. Do you live your life according to your opinion of Jesus?   And it happened while he was praying alone , the disciples were with Him, and He questioned them saying, …

957 Vision Given by God Part 5 - Habakkuk 2:4

June 23rd, 2023


How do we join in God's vision for our world?   “Behold, as for the proud one, His soul is not right within him; But the righteous will live by his …

956 Vision Given by God Part 4 - Habakkuk 2:3

June 22nd, 2023


Can you be certain about the future?   For the vision is yet for the appointed time; it testifies about the end and will not lie. Though it delays, wait for it, since it will certainly come and not be late. Habakkuk 2:3 …

955 Vision Given by God Part 3 - Habakkuk 2:2

June 21st, 2023


How often do you write what God tells you?   "Then the Lord answered me and said, 'Record the vision and inscribe it on tablets, that the one who reads it may run.'" Habakkuk 2:2 NASB   Basically, the Lord tells …

954 Vision Given By God Part 2 - Habakkuk 2:1

June 20th, 2023


How do you handle bad news?   I will stand at my watch post; I will remain stationed on the city wall. I will keep watching, so I can see what he …

Image Bearers and Kingdom Purpose with Thomas Lutz, Ep #150

June 20th, 2023


What does it mean to be an image bearer? In a world where we feel like we’re missing the mark if we’re not called to pastoral ministry, how do we find our kingdom purpose? How do we become disciples of other disciples? …

953 Vision Given By God Part 1 - Habakkuk 2:1

June 19th, 2023


What's your vision for your future?   "I will take my stand at my watchpost and station myself on the tower, and look out to see what he will say to me and what I will answer concerning my complaint." Habakkuk 2:1 ESV   …

952 Rewards of Consent - Philemon 1:15-16

June 16th, 2023


What's the big deal about giving a gift?   "For this perhaps is why he was separated from you for a brief time, so that you might get him back permanently, no longer as a slave, but more than a slave- as a dearly loved …

951 With Your Consent - Philemon 14

June 15th, 2023


What's the most spiritual thing you do?   "[B]ut without your consent, I did not want to do anything, so that your goodness would not be, in effect, …

950 Fitting in Our Time and Place - Mark 5:19

June 14th, 2023


Is the Christian faith relevant today?   And He did not let him, but He said to him, “Go home to your people and report to them what great things the Lord has done for you, and how He had mercy on you.” Mark 5:19 NASB   …

949 One Mission Many Variations - Ephesians 4:4-6

June 13th, 2023


How many different jobs do you think there are?   "There is one body and one Spirit, just as also you were called in one hope of your calling; one Lord, one faith, one baptism, one God and Father of all who is over all …

The Christian Advantage with Bruce Zoeller, Ep #149

June 13th, 2023


Bruce Zoeller is the Owner and Founder of The Christian Advantage. His mission is to “Live a life that points others to the love of Christ. To be an …

948 The Bible is Our Authority - 2 Timothy 3:16-17

June 12th, 2023


Who has authority over the choices you make?   "All Scripture is inspired by God and profitable for teaching, for reproof, for correction, for training in righteousness; so that the man of God may be adequate, equipped …

947 Live Your Faith Creatively - 1 Corinthians 12:7

June 9th, 2023


How creative does Jesus expect us to be?   "But to each one is given the manifestation of the Spirit for the common good." 1 Corinthians 12:7 NASB   Our third guiding principle is individual creativity. You're …

946 Leading Requires Individual Initiative - John 21:22

June 8th, 2023


What's your life vision?   "Jesus said to him, 'If I want him to remain until I come, what is that to you? You follow me!'" John 21:22 NASB   I had a …

945 Ministry As Lifestyle - Colossians 3:17

June 7th, 2023


What does it mean to do something "in the name of Jesus?"   "Whatever you do, in word or deed, do all in the name of the Lord Jesus, giving thanks …

944 Do Good to Those Who Hate Us - Luke 6:27

June 6th, 2023


Do we hear some commands in scripture through a filter?   "But I say to you who listen: Love your enemies, do what is good to those who hate you, bless those who curse you, pray for those who mistreat you." Luke 6:27-28 …

Small Group Marketplace Mission Trip with Daniel Dolan, Ep #148

June 6th, 2023


Daniel was raised in a Baptist church in a small tight-knit community in West Tulsa. But in March 2022, Daniel realized he wasn’t really following

943 Why Worry? - 1 Peter 5:7

June 5th, 2023


Do you agonize over deadlines and pressure in your schedule?   "[C]asting all your cares on him, because he cares about you." 1 Peter 5:7 CSB   This …

942 Our Help In The Battle - 1 John 4:4

June 2nd, 2023


Do you see yourself as being in a battle?   "You are from God, little children and have overcome them; because greater is He who is in you than he who is in the world." 1 John 4:4 NASB   When terrorists attacked the …

941 Testing Our Ideas Part 2 - 1 John 4:2-3

June 1st, 2023


Have you ever given someone a bad idea?   "By this you know the Spirit of God: every spirit that confesses that Jesus Christ has come in the flesh is from God; and every spirit that does not confess Jesus is not from …

940 Testing Our Ideas Part 1 - 1 John 4:1

May 31st, 2023


Do you listen to every idea that pops into your head?   Beloved, do not believe every spirit, but test the spirits to see whether they are from God, because many false prophets have gone out into the world. 1 John 4:1 …

939 Everything All The Time - 2 Corinthians 9:8

May 30th, 2023


Would you say you live in the fast lane?   "And God is able to bless you abundantly, so that in all things at all times, having all that you need, …

Discover Purpose and Ignite Faith with Mark Delaney, Ep #147

May 30th, 2023


Most people don’t realize that their biggest problem in life is that they aren’t living out their purpose. That’s why Mark Delaney and his wife run an eight-week Purpose Mastermind, designed to help people get back the …

938 Remembering Sacrifice - 1 Corinthians 11:24-25

May 29th, 2023


For I received from the Lord what I also delivered to you, that the Lord Jesus on the night when he was betrayed took bread, and when he had given thanks, he broke it, and said, “This is my body, which is for you. Do …

937 We Have a Strong Defense - Psalm 27:1

May 26th, 2023


Do you feel confused or defenseless?   "The Lord is my light and my salvation; Whom shall I fear? The Lord is the defense of my life; Whom shall I …

936 Act Out Your Faith - Romans 12:3

May 25th, 2023


Where is God challenging you? What keeps you from acting?   For through the grace given to me I say to everyone among you not to think more highly of himself than he ought to think; but to think so as to have sound …

935 We Can Boldly Act - 2 Timothy 1:7

May 24th, 2023


Do you see possibilities or obstacles?   "For God has not given us a spirit of fear, but one of power, love and sound judgment." 2 Timothy 1:7 CSB   I'm reading a list of "can's" from Victory Over Darkness by Neil T. …

934 God Supplies - Philippians 4:19

May 23rd, 2023


Does God really supply all our needs?   "And my God will supply every need of yours according to his riches in glory in Christ Jesus." Philippians 4:19 ESV.   In the book Victory Over The Darkness by Dr. Neil Anderson, …

933 Can Versus Cannot - Philippians 4:13

May 22nd, 2023


Do you catch yourself getting down about what you can't do?   "I can do all things through Him who strengthens me." Philippians 4:13 NASB   Many people see this passage as some promise from God that we can do anything. …

932 Greater Works - John 14:12

May 19th, 2023


How does it make sense that Jesus said we will do greater works?   "Truly, truly I say to you, whoever believes in me will also do the works that I …

931 The Plan All Along - John 10:18

May 18th, 2023


How far in advance do you plan things?   No one takes it from me, but I lay it down of my own accord. I have authority to lay it down, and I have authority to take it up again. This charge I have received from my …

930 Confident Humility - Acts 4:12

May 17th, 2023


Do you need to be saved?   "And there is salvation in no one else, for there is no other name under heaven given among men by which we must be saved." Acts 4:12   If there was any other way to restore mankind to God, …

929 Benefits of Wisdom Part 5 Blessing - Proverbs 3:18

May 16th, 2023


Do you want to be blessed? What is a blessing anyway?   "She is a tree of life to those who lay hold of her; those who hold her fast are called …

Living Our True Identity in Christ with Hosanna Wong, Ep #145

May 16th, 2023


Hosanna Wong is an international speaker, best-selling author, and spoken word artist helping everyday people know Jesus for real. She preaches in churches, conferences, prisons, and at events around the world. Her …

928 Benefits of Wisdom Part 4 Peace - Proverbs 3:17

May 15th, 2023


How important is peace to you?   "Her ways are pleasant ways and all her paths are peace." Proverbs 3:17 NASB   What is peace? It's not just the …

927 Benefits of Wisdom Part 3 Life - Proverbs 3:16

May 12th, 2023


What about life do you most enjoy?   "Long life is in her right hand; in her left hand are riches and honor." Proverbs 3:16 ESV   The "her" mentioned in this verse is Wisdom again. The author of these proverbs calls …

926 Benefits of Wisdom Part 2 Value - Proverbs 3:15

May 11th, 2023


What's most valuable to you?   "She is more precious than jewels, and nothing you desire can compare with her." Proverbs 3:15 ESV   The "She" above is wisdom. This is the 2nd episode on wisdom from this section of …

925 Benefits of Wisdom Part 1 Profit - Proverbs 3:13-14

May 10th, 2023


What are some of the benefits of wisdom?   Blessed is the one who finds wisdom and the one who gets understanding for the gain from her is better …

Grace Church Takes the Marketplace Mission Trip with Cameron Baker and Jeff Harmon, Ep #144

May 9th, 2023


Are you interested in a Marketplace Mission Trip but on the fence because you won’t know anyone? Or do you simply want to learn more about what the …

924 Finding Wisdom - Proverbs 3:7-8

May 9th, 2023


Do you consider yourself wise?   "Do not be wise in your own eyes; fear the Lord and turn away from evil. It will be healing to your flesh and refreshment to your bones. Proverbs 3:7-8 ESV   We struggle so hard to get …

923 Joyful In Today - Psalm 118:24

May 8th, 2023


Do you trust Jesus enough to enjoy negative situations or circumstances?   This is the day that the Lord has made; let us rejoice and be glad in it. …

922 The Follower of One Vision - Acts 1:8

May 5th, 2023


What end of the earth are you on?   "But you will receive power when the Holy Spirit has come upon you, and you will be my witnesses in Jerusalem, in …

921 Your Results May Vary - Mark 10:31

May 4th, 2023


How do you handle disappointment?   "But many who are first will be last and the last first." Mark 10:31 ESV   We just talked about how we can know that we will receive in some proportion to what we invest. We'll also …

920 The Trade Off Part 2 - Mark 10:29-30

May 3rd, 2023


What's the downside of following Jesus?   Jesus said, “Truly, I say to you, there is no one who has left house or brothers or sisters or mother or …

919 The Trade Off Part 1- Mark 10:29-30

May 2nd, 2023


Do we really believe Jesus?   Jesus said, “Truly, I say to you, there is no one who has left house or brothers or sisters or mother or father or …

Faith, Courage and Perseverance with Reginald Foreman, Ep #143

May 2nd, 2023


Reginald (Reggie) Foreman is an author, at-risk specialist, life coach, speaker, and inventor. His life is a story of loss and redemption. He’s taken …

918 No Pride for Jesus Followers - Galatians 6:14

May 1st, 2023


Would you say you focus more on your weaknesses, or on your strengths?   But as for me, I will never boast about anything except the cross of our …

917 Attending Church At Work - Matthew 18:20

April 28th, 2023


How many days each week do you attend church?   "For where two or three are gathered in my name, there am I among them." Matthew 18:20 ESV   I …

916 Seeing God Work - Matthew 18:19

April 27th, 2023


Who do you work for?   "Again I say to you, if two of you agree on earth about anything they ask, it will be done for them by my Father in heaven." Matthew 18:19 ESV   Do you really believe this verse? I confess, I …

915 Interactions with Other Workplace Believers - Matthew 18:15

April 26th, 2023


How well would you say you interact with other marketplace believers?   Matthew 18:15 If your brother sins against you, go and tell him his fault, …

914 Jesus Changed Everything - Luke 10:22

April 25th, 2023


When was the last time you experienced a revolution?   "All things have been handed over to me by my Father, and no one knows who the Son is except …

Take the Faith and Work Journey with Denise Lee Yohn, Ep #142

April 25th, 2023


Denise Yohn is the Founder and Director of the Christian non-profit, Faith and Work Journey. She works to equip and empower Christian businesspeople …

913 Hidden from the Wise - Luke 10:21

April 24th, 2023


Do you consider yourself pretty smart?   In that same hour he rejoiced in the Holy Spirit and said, "I thank you, Father, Lord of heaven and earth, …

912 Make Our Life About God - 1 Timothy 1:17

April 21st, 2023


Can we really put God at the center of our universe?   "To the King of the ages, immortal, invisible, the only God, be honor and glory forever and ever. Amen." 1 Timothy 1:17 ESV   What does something like this mean to …

911 Jesus' Patience for Us Is an Example - 1 Timothy 1:16

April 20th, 2023


Are you an example of a Christ-follower?   "But I received mercy for this reason, that in me, as the foremost, Jesus Christ might display his perfect …

910 God Makes Us Worthy Of His Calling - 2 Thessalonians 1:11

April 19th, 2023


Is God still working on you? And is that a trick question?   "To this end we always pray for you, that our God may make you worthy of his calling and …

909 Considered Worthy of the Kingdom - 2 Thessalonians 1:5

April 18th, 2023


Are you worthy of the Kingdom of God?   "This is evidence of the righteous judgment of God, that you may be considered worthy of the kingdom of God for which you are also suffering." 2 Thessalonians 1:5 ESV   By saying …

Natural Conversations That Lead to Christ with Carol Middlekauff, Ep #141

April 18th, 2023


Carol Middlekauff is the author of the book, “Take Someone with You to Heaven,” in which she shares story after story of God working through her. Her …

908 Giving Thanks for Good and Bad - 2 Thessalonians 1:3-4

April 17th, 2023


Do you whine to God?   "We ought always to give thanks to God for you, brothers, as is right, because your faith is growing abundantly, and the love of every one of you for one another is increasing. Therefore we …

907 Logic and Judgment - Matthew 7:1-2

April 14th, 2023


If we're all lost, how arrogant can it be to give directions?   "Judge not, that you not be judged. For with the judgment you pronounce, you will be judged, and with the measure you use, it will be measured to you." …

906 The Goal of Marketplace Ministry - Acts 26:18

April 13th, 2023


What are we trying to accomplish by living and sharing the good news?   "to open their eyes so that they may turn from darkness to light, and from the power of Satan to God, that they may receive forgiveness of sins and …

905 Minimum Standards - Matthew 5:20

April 12th, 2023


How good do we have to be to get to heaven?   "For I tell you, unless your righteousness exceeds that of the scribes and Pharisees, you will never enter the kingdom of heaven." Matthew 5:20 ESV   The minimum standard to …

904 Jesus Fulfills the Law - Matthew 5:17

April 11th, 2023


What difference does the Law make now that we follow Jesus? Why did Jesus say he came to fulfill the Law rather than to abolish it?   "Do not think …

Appreciating the Gold in Others with Deb Brown Maher, Ep #140

April 11th, 2023


Deb Brown Maher fell in love with sales when she was a kid. But when she entered the workforce and got her first sales job, she failed miserably. …

903 Serving Like Jesus Did - John 20:21

April 10th, 2023


Why do we think following Jesus will be easy?   So Jesus said to them again, "Peace be with you; as the Father has sent Me, I also send you." John …

902 Where To Go For Safety - Nahum 1:7

April 7th, 2023


When you're worried about something, where do you go? To whom do you turn?   "The Lord is good, a stronghold in a day of distress; he cares for those …

901 Wisdom is Light for Marketplace Faith - Ecclesiastes 2:13

April 6th, 2023


Do you consider yourself wise?   And I saw that wisdom excels folly as light excels darkness. Ecclesiastes 2:13 NASB   Every day, you need wisdom. …

900 Seeking the Benefit of Others - 1 Corinthians 10:33

April 5th, 2023


How often would you say your motives are purely for another person's benefit?   "[J]ust as I also please all men in all things, not seeking my own …

899 The Demand for Perfection - Matthew 5:48

April 4th, 2023


Does Jesus expect us to be perfect?   "You therefore must be perfect, as your heavenly Father is perfect. Matthew 5:48.   Jesus seems to be summing …

5 Dimensions of Discipleship with Dr. Charlie Self, Ep #139

April 4th, 2023


In 2011, Dr. Self Charlie Self asked the question, “What does a healthy Christian look like 24/7? Can we measure that?” Dr. Self and colleagues Johan …

898 Heirs of God Part 6 Fellow Heirs With Christ - Romans 8:17

April 3rd, 2023


Imagine you're an heir to billions of dollars. What comes to mind?   "[A]nd if children, then heirs - heirs of God and fellow heirs with Christ, …

897 Heirs of God Part 5 The Spirit Bears Witness - Romans 8:16

March 31st, 2023


Have you ever been a witness in a trial?   The Spirit himself bears witness with our spirit that we are children of God. Romans 8:16 ESV   I've never had to be a witness in a trial. I have been asked to talk about …

896 Heirs of God Part 4 Adopted by God - Romans 8:15

March 30th, 2023


Are you adopted? How does that illustrate what God has done for us?   For you did not receive the spirit of slavery to fall back into fear, but you have received the Spirit of adoption as sons, by who we cry "Abba! …

895 Heirs of God Part 3 Becoming a Son - Romans 8:14

March 29th, 2023


Do. you expect an inheritance from God?   "For all who are led by the Spirit of God are sons of God. Romans 8:14 ESV   Back in the time the Bible was …

Using Your Christian Influence from School to the Marketplace with John Decker #138

March 28th, 2023


Today on the Follower of One podcast, Mike Henry sits with John Decker. John Decker was one of the founding directors of Every Student Sent and lives …

894 Heirs of God Part 2 How Do You Live - Romans 8:13

March 28th, 2023


How do you live? What guides your life?   For if you live according to the flesh you will die, but if by the Spirit you put to death the deeds of the body, you will live. Romans 8:13 ESV   Mostly in movies we see life …

893 Heirs of God Part 1 Debtors To The Spirit - Romans 8:12

March 27th, 2023


What does it mean to be in debt?   "So then, brothers, we are debtors, not to the flesh, to live according to the flesh." Romans 8:12   Paul is …

892 A Letter from Jesus to the World - 2 Corinthians 3:3

March 24th, 2023


Did you ever consider that you are a letter to the world, written by Jesus?   You yourselves are our letter of recommendation, written on our hearts, to be known and read by all. And you show that you are a letter from …

891 Not Peddling the Word of God - 2 Corinthians 2:17

March 23rd, 2023


Do you think we are called to peddle Jesus? Are we peddlers?   For we are not, like so many, peddlers of God's word, but as men of sincerity, as commissioned by God, in the sight of God we speak in Christ. 2 Corinthians …

890 Christ Leads a Triumphal Procession - 2 Corinthians 2:14

March 22nd, 2023


Have you ever seen a triumphal procession?   "But thanks be to God, who in Christ always leads us in triumphal procession, and through us spreads the fragrance of the knowledge of him everywhere." 2 Corinthians 2:14 ESV …

889 What Does Amen Mean - 2 Corinthians 1:20

March 21st, 2023


What does "Amen" mean, anyway, and why does it matter to Jesus followers today?   "For all the promises of God find their Yes in him. That is why it …

888 Helping Through Prayer - 2 Corinthians 1:11

March 20th, 2023


Do you help when you pray? How is praying for someone helping?   "You also must help us by prayer, so that many will give thanks on our behalf for the blessing granted us through the prayers of many." 2 Corinthians …

887 Celebrate the Victory - 1 Corinthians 15-57

March 17th, 2023


Is your life a celebration of what God has done for you? "But thanks be to God, who gives us the victory through our Lord Jesus Christ." 1 Corinthians 15:57 To wrap up this chapter and these last few day's episodes, …

886 The Direction of Your Life Part 2 - 1 Corinthians 15-33-34

March 16th, 2023


Why should we live like those who follow Jesus? What difference does it make? "Do not be deceived: “Bad company ruins good morals.” Wake up from your …

885 The Direction of our Life Part 1 - 1 Corinthians 15-32

March 15th, 2023


What is the heading of your life? Where are you headed? "If the dead are not raised, "Let us eat and drink, for tomorrow we die." 1 Corinthians 15:32 We spoke in the last episode about how, if there is no resurrection, …

Integrating Faith and Work to Further God’s Kingdom with Mike Baer #137

March 14th, 2023


Today on the Follower of One podcast, Mike Henry sits down with Mike Baer. Mike Baer is a former pastor, business executive, and now a leader and …

884 Hope Beyond Death - 1 Corinthians 15-19

March 14th, 2023


What do you spend your time hoping for? "If in Christ we have hope in this life only, we are of all people most to be pitied." 1 Corinthians 15:19 ESV Our hope determines our aim. We live toward our hope. So what You …

883 Scattered but Preaching - Acts 8-4

March 13th, 2023


Do you consider yourself a preacher? Now, those who were scattered went on their way preaching the word. Acts 8:4 Imagine what the world would look …

882 Rights as Stumbling Blocks - 1 Corinthians 8-9

March 10th, 2023


Do our rights cause others to stumble? Are there areas where this might be true in your life? "But take care that this right of yours does not …

881 A Place for My Opinions - Proverbs 18-2

March 9th, 2023


Are you quick to develop and share your opinions? A fool takes no pleasure in understanding, but only in expressing his opinion. Proverbs 18:2 ESV …

880 Saying Too Much - Proverbs 17-27-28

March 8th, 2023


Do you ever put your foot in your mouth? Proverbs 17:27-28 Whoever restrains his words has knowledge, and he who has a cool spirit is a man of …

879 Within Our Control - Proverbs 16-32

March 7th, 2023


Do you handle your anger well? Whoever is slow to anger is better than the mighty, and he who rules his spirit than he who takes a city. Proverbs …

878 How Do You Think About God - Hebrews 10-31

March 6th, 2023


What terrifies you? "It is a fearful thing to fall into the hands of the living God." Hebrews 10:31 The writer of Hebrews reminds us it's a …

877 Remember our Former Struggles - Romans 2-15-16

March 3rd, 2023


Do you remember life before you started trusting Jesus? "They show that the work of the law is written on their hearts, while their conscience also bears witness, and their conflicting thoughts accuse or even excuse …

876 Evidence for a Creator - Romans 2-14

March 2nd, 2023


Are certain things just wrong? "For when Gentiles, who do not have the law, by nature do what the law requires, they are a law to themselves, even …

875 Action Counts - Romans 2-13

March 1st, 2023


Do you consider yourself a doer of the word of God? "For it is not the hearers of the law who are righteous before God, but the doers of the law who will be justified." Romans 2:13 ESV Knowledge of the law isn't what …

How to Use Every Opportunity Around Us to Serve God's Purpose with Chris Champion #136

February 28th, 2023


Today on the Follower of One podcast, Mike Henry sits down with Chris Champion. Chris helps companies and organizations build caring cultures and …

874 The Purpose of Gods Kindness - Romans 2-4

February 28th, 2023


Do we take God's blessings for granted? I probably do! "Or do you presume on the riches of his kindness and forbearance and patience, not knowing that God's kindness is meant to lead you to repentance?" Romans 2:4 ESV …

873 Judgment vs Liberty - James 2-12

February 27th, 2023


Do you obey the law? If not, which laws do you break? "So speak and so act as those who are to be judged under the law of liberty." James 2:12 ESV James mentions this twice. Check out James 1:25, also. If we judge …

872 Guilty of All - James 2:10

February 24th, 2023


Does God grade us on a curve? James 2:10 For whoever keeps the whole law but fails in one point has become guilty of all of it. (ESV) Don't you wish …

871 Partiality or Love - James 2:8-9

February 23rd, 2023


Could your partiality masquerade as love? James 2:8-9 "If you really fulfill the royal law according to the Scripture, "You shall lvoe your neighbor …

870 Value Vs. Wealth - James 2:5

February 22nd, 2023


What do you set out to do each day? James 2:5 Listen my beloved brothers, has not God chosen those who are poor in the world to be rich in faith and heirs of the kingdom, which he has promised to those who love him? …

869 Motives Matter - James 2:4

February 21st, 2023


How can we love someone if we judge them? James 2:3-4 and if you pay attention to the one who wears the fine clothing and say, "You sit here in a good place," while you say to the poor man, "You stand ver there," or, …

868 Love God or Love the World Part 2

February 20th, 2023


What's your most valuable possession? "For all that is in the world—the desires of the flesh and the desires of the eyes and pride of life—is not from the Father but is from the world." 1 John 2:16 ESV Do you find that …

867 Love God or Love the World - 1 John 2:15

February 17th, 2023

Be honest with yourself. Do you love God, or the world?   "Do not love the world nor the things in the world. If anyone loves the world, the love of the Father is not in him." 1 John 2:15 NASB   You can tell when I'm …

866 Why Take Heart? - John 16:33

February 16th, 2023

What do we need courage for? What's the point of courage?   "I have said these things to you, that in me you may peace. In the world you will have …

865 A Call to Fathers - Colossians 3:21

February 15th, 2023

Have you ever discouraged or exasperated someone? What happens to others when you interact with them? Are they lifted up, or taken down?   Fathers, do not exasperate your children, so they will not lose heart. …

How to Keep Up with Your Mental Health and Allowing God to Use You with Nick Nelson #135

February 14th, 2023


Today on the Follower of One podcast, Mike Henry sits down with Nick Nelson. Nick Nelson is the founder of Mission 15:4. He was the one who was …

864 Lead With a Good Heart - Luke 6:45

February 14th, 2023


What do you most treasure? And why does that matter on Valentine's day?   The good man out of the good treasure of his heart brings forth what is good; and the evil man out of the evil treasure brings forth what is …

863 Keeping Your Heart Part 6 - Hebrews 12:3

February 13th, 2023


Do you find yourself tired? Did you ever notice how easy it is to get discouraged when you're tired?   "For consider Him who has endured such hostility by sinners against Himself, so that you will not grow weary and …

862 Keeping Your Heart Part 5 - Ephesians 3:13

February 10th, 2023

Do you get discouraged by difficulties in the world?   "So I ask you not to lose heart over what I am suffering for you, which is your glory." …

861 Keeping Your Heart Part 4 - Galatians 6:9

February 9th, 2023

Do you have trouble with delayed gratification?   Let us not lose heart in doing good, for in due time we will reap if we do not grow weary. Galatians 6:9   Have you ever noticed how every single person is searching for …

860 Keeping Your Heart Part 3 - Luke 18:1

February 8th, 2023

How do you talk yourself into giving up?   Jesus gave us an idea how to avoid losing heart and his idea was that we should pray. Notice Luke 18:1.   …

859 Keeping Your Heart Part 2 - 2 Corinthians 4:1

February 7th, 2023

Have you ever been tempted to give up?   Therefore, since we have this ministry, as we received mercy, we do not lose heart," 2 Corinthians 4:1 NASB   This continues the episode from yesterday. We've been given a …

858 Keeping Your Heart Part 1 - 2 Corinthians 4:1

February 6th, 2023


Have you ever been tempted to lose heart?   "Therefore, having this ministry by the mercy of God, we do not lose heart." 2 Corinthians 4:1   Recently, I was tempted to lose heart. I got the idea that what I was trying …

857 Wisdom in Action - Matthew 7:24

February 3rd, 2023


  “Everyone then who hears these words of mine and does them will be like a wise man who built his house on the rock. Matthew 7:24 ESV   The wise …

856 What Is Your Motivation? - Matthew 7:21-23

February 2nd, 2023

What does it mean to enter the kingdom of heaven? What difference do our motives make?   “Not everyone who says to me, ‘Lord, Lord,’ will enter the kingdom of heaven, but the one who does the will of my Father who is in …

855 The Fruit and the Tree - Matthew 7:15-20

February 1st, 2023

This powerful analogy has been used many ways. But what does Jesus mean. Notice where this is in the sermon.   Do you ever think about the impact you …

Importance of Leaving a Lasting Impact with Becky Robinson #134

January 31st, 2023


Today on the Follower of One podcast, Mike Henry sits down with Becky Robinson. Becky Robinson is the Founder and CEO of Weaving Influence, a …

854 Take the Difficult Path - Matthew 7:13-14

January 31st, 2023

Do you get in a hurry?   “Enter by the narrow gate. For the gate is wide and the way is easy that leads to destruction, and those who enter by it are many. For the gate is narrow and the way is hard that leads to life, …

853 Doing Our Part - Matthew 14:16

January 30th, 2023


What does Jesus expect of us?   But Jesus said, “They need not go away; you give them something to eat.” Matthew 14:16 ESV   Today is the first day of Action Week on the Marketplace Mission Trip. When we hang out with …

852 Give An Account - 1 Peter 3:15

January 27th, 2023


Why are you doing this?   "but sanctify Christ as Lord in your hearts, always being ready to make a defense to everyone who asks you to give an account for the hope that is in you, yet with gentleness and reverence;" 1 …

851 Prepared for Good Work - 2 Timothy 2:20-21

January 26th, 2023


Are you qualified to serve?   2 Timothy 2:20-21 says "Now in a great house there are not only vessels of gold and silver but also of wood and clay, …

850 Learn to Teach - 2 Timothy 2:15

January 25th, 2023


Are you qualified to teach others about Jesus?   "Do your best to present yourself to God as one approved, a worker who has no need to be ashamed, rightly handling the word of truth." 2 Timothy 2:15 ESV   I've talked …

849 Appreciation as Ministry - 1 Corinthians 13:13

January 24th, 2023


Do you appreciate other people?   Now these three remain: faith, hope, and love—but the greatest of these is love. 1 Corinthians 13:13 (CSB)   Ministry is service. When we serve others, so they might see Jesus, we're in …

848 Praying to Our Father - Matthew 6:9

January 23rd, 2023


How often do you pray? Do you think about prayer much?   Matthew 6:9 (ESV) - "Pray then like this: 'Our Father in heaven, hallowed be your name."   Today we're starting a Marketplace Mission Trip. And the first of our 5 …

847 - Sticking To Our Choices - Luke 14:31-33

January 20th, 2023

Do you keep your word?   Today's passage is Luke 14:31-33: “Or what king, going to war against another king, will not first sit down and decide if he is able with ten thousand to oppose the one who comes against him …

846 The Choices We Make - Luke 14:26-28

January 19th, 2023

How hard is it to be a disciple of Jesus?   Today's passage is Luke 14:26-28 " “If anyone comes to me and does not hate his own father and mother, wife and children, brothers and sisters—yes, and even his own life—he …

845 Serving with Patience - Ecclesiastes 7:8

January 18th, 2023

Contrast patience with pride. We can't serve Jesus if we're proud.   Today's passage is Ecclesiastes 7:8 "Better is the end of a thing than its beginning, and the patient in spirit is better than the proud in spirit." …

Using Your God-given Gifts to Share the Gospel with Jeneen Hammond #133

January 17th, 2023


Today on the Follower of One podcast, Mike Henry sits down with Jeneen Hammond. Bringing people together around the stories that inspire, heal and …

844 We Model Our Beliefs - Proverbs 29:19

January 17th, 2023

What makes a difference, what we say, or what we do?   A slave will not be instructed by words alone; For though he understand there will be no response. Proverbs 29:19 NASB   Anyone can tell someone else what to do. …

843 In That Day - John 16:23

January 16th, 2023


What are you waiting for?   Don't we all wait for something? Or are you hoping for something?   In that day is a phrase of forecast, prophesy. Depending on your translation, Jesus uses it up to 5 times. In John 16:23 …

842 Calling All Sinners - Luke 5:32

January 13th, 2023


How do you think of yourself in relation to Jesus? What role does Jesus have for you and me?   Notice how Jesus makes a bit of a play on words here. …

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