Insight for Living

Pastor Chuck Swindoll

Needed: A Safe Place to Heal, Part 3

September 12, 2023

Christ wants His church to be a place of grace, not judgment, where someone can be a part of a fellowship and say, “I’m sunk, I’m beat, I’ve had it!”

Inspired by Joshua 20:1–9, Pastor Chuck Swindoll reminds Christ-followers that the church should be a place of refuge . . . where the lives of broken people are mended and hearts are healed. Join Pastor Chuck in envisioning church as a place for people to experience the restorative power of God’s grace.

References: Joshua 20

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Christ wants His church to be a place of grace, not judgment, where someone can be a part of a fellowship and say, “I’m sunk, I’m beat, I’ve had it!” Inspired by Joshua 20:1–9, Pastor Chuck Swindoll reminds Christ-followers that the church should be a place of refuge . . . where the lives of broken people are mended and hearts are healed. Join Pastor Chuck in envisioning church as a place for people to experience the restorative power of God’s grace.
September 11, 2023
Christ wants His church to be a place of grace, not judgment, where someone can be a part of a fellowship and say, “I’m sunk, I’m beat, I’ve had it!” Inspired by Joshua 20:1–9, Pastor Chuck Swindoll reminds Christ-followers that the church should be a place of refuge . . . where the lives of broken people are mended and hearts are healed. Join Pastor Chuck in envisioning church as a place for people to experience the restorative power of God’s grace.
September 8, 2023
How old would you be if you didn’t know your age? Many people dwell on their age and worry about growing older. Pastor Chuck Swindoll asserts that age isn’t what’s important; rather, attitude is what enables one to live with youthful enthusiasm. In this message, Pastor Chuck looks at the example of spunky, 85-year-old Caleb to take away two essential truths: first, view life as a challenge, not a threat, and second, follow God fully, not halfheartedly. Join Pastor Chuck as he shows you from Joshua 14:6–14 how to live well—at any age!
September 7, 2023
How old would you be if you didn’t know your age? Many people dwell on their age and worry about growing older. Pastor Chuck Swindoll asserts that age isn’t what’s important; rather, attitude is what enables one to live with youthful enthusiasm. In this message, Pastor Chuck looks at the example of spunky, 85-year-old Caleb to take away two essential truths: first, view life as a challenge, not a threat, and second, follow God fully, not halfheartedly. Join Pastor Chuck as he shows you from Joshua 14:6–14 how to live well—at any age!
September 6, 2023
Failure doesn’t have to be the end of your story. Rather than wallow in self-pity, it’s better to get up, learn from your failure and press on. In this message, Pastor Chuck Swindoll reveals five steps to recovering from mistakes. Like Joshua, we honor God when we acknowledge our failures, repent, and move into the mission God has for us. Get your confidence back as you listen to Pastor Chuck’s message on Joshua 8. It’s time to stop floundering in failure and arise!
September 5, 2023
Failure doesn’t have to be the end of your story. Rather than wallow in self-pity, it’s better to get up, learn from your failure and press on. In this message, Pastor Chuck Swindoll reveals five steps to recovering from mistakes. Like Joshua, we honor God when we acknowledge our failures, repent, and move into the mission God has for us. Get your confidence back as you listen to Pastor Chuck’s message on Joshua 8. It’s time to stop floundering in failure and arise!
September 4, 2023
After a great spiritual victory, be careful! It’s common to be overconfident, and in turn, vulnerable. Secret sin can cause a downward spiral of events. Ever-practical, Pastor Chuck Swindoll looks at the account of Achan in Joshua 7—the man whose secret sin resulted in a devastating defeat for Israel. Learn from Pastor Chuck four short but strong lessons and four essential applications regarding how you must view your sin. The pathway to peace of mind is honoring God in all your actions.
September 1, 2023
After a great spiritual victory, be careful! It’s common to be overconfident, and in turn, vulnerable. Secret sin can cause a downward spiral of events. Ever-practical, Pastor Chuck Swindoll looks at the account of Achan in Joshua 7—the man whose secret sin resulted in a devastating defeat for Israel. Learn from Pastor Chuck four short but strong lessons and four essential applications regarding how you must view your sin. The pathway to peace of mind is honoring God in all your actions.
August 31, 2023
We’re all faced with great opportunities brilliantly disguised as impossible situations. Maybe the situation towering over you involves conflict in your family, an addiction, your health, or another area of struggle. As the Lord did for the Hebrews in collapsing the walls of Jericho, He waits for you to ask Him to show His love and compassion . . . and trust Him to break through your walls. Delve deeper into the ways of God in this study of Joshua 6 as Pastor Chuck implores us to turn our impossible situations over to the living God and trust in His power!
August 30, 2023
We’re all faced with great opportunities brilliantly disguised as impossible situations. Maybe the situation towering over you involves conflict in your family, an addiction, your health, or another area of struggle. As the Lord did for the Hebrews in collapsing the walls of Jericho, He waits for you to ask Him to show His love and compassion . . . and trust Him to break through your walls. Delve deeper into the ways of God in this study of Joshua 6 as Pastor Chuck implores us to turn our impossible situations over to the living God and trust in His power!
August 29, 2023
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Join the millions who listen to the lively messages of Pastor Chuck Swindoll, a down-to-earth pastor who communicates God’s truth in understandable and practical terms, with a good dose of humor thrown in. Chuck’s messages help you apply the Bible to your own life.

About Pastor Chuck Swindoll

Charles R. Swindoll has devoted his life to the accurate, practical teaching and application of God's Word. Since 1998, he has served as the founder and senior pastor-teacher of Stonebriar Community Church in Frisco, Texas, but Chuck's listening audience extends far beyond a local church body. As a leading program in Christian broadcasting since 1979, Insight for Living airs in major Christian radio markets around the world, reaching people groups in languages they can understand. Chuck's extensive writing ministry has also served the body of Christ worldwide and his leadership as president and now chancellor of Dallas Theological Seminary has helped prepare and equip a new generation for ministry. Chuck and Cynthia, his partner in life and ministry, have four grown children, ten grandchildren, and six great-grandchildren.


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