AMERICAN AWAKENING Episode 57: America’s Divided Mind

Today we welcome Andrew Hanauer, who talks about what it means to #LoveYourNeighbor during the most divisive election of our generation and this racial reckoning. We ask the question, “What is toxic polarization doing to our brains?” A new study...

American Awakening Episode 57: America’s Divided Mind

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AMERICAN AWAKENING Episode 25: Living Between The Future and the Past

Marisa Prince leads a conversation about how we rely on our past to give us comfort in the present — especially when we feel out of control. Reunion shows from Parks and Rec, Fresh Prince of Bel Air and The Goonies are reminders of what feels good,...

American Awakening Episode 25: Living Between The Future and the Past
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AMERICAN AWAKENING Episode 24: We Decide How We Live

Are we willing to give up some privacy for the health and safety of our communities? That is the big question of the day. While tech giants Apple and Google are unveiling plans for an app that tracks our movements and contacts for the purpose of...

American Awakening Episode 24: We Decide How We Live
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AMERICAN AWAKENING Episode 23: 100 Days of Corona and the Lord’s Prayer

It’s been 100 days since the first U.S. citizen tested positive for Coronavirus. In today’s episode, the team reflects on this unique time, what we are learning along the way and some takeaways we might apply to our post-Covid lives. Plus ‘good...

American Awakening Episode 23: 100 Days of Corona and the Lord’s Prayer
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AMERICAN AWAKENING Episode 22: UFOs, Aliens and God

In today’s episode we turn away from the Coronavirus for a moment to ponder: Is there life beyond our planet? Are UFOs real, and are aliens visiting earth simply to bring together God’s creation? In other words, “Are they ‘radical us’ -ing,...

American Awakening Episode 22: UFOs, Aliens and God
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AMERICAN AWAKENING Episode 21: Getting Back On Track

It’s #LoveYourNeighbor day, and Chris Hall from Houston Northwest Church joins Andrew Hanauer from the One America Movement to discuss their work serving folks during Coronavirus and reaching out beyond Christian communities. Also, Jeff Bethke...

American Awakening Episode 21: Getting Back On Track
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AMERICAN AWAKENING Episode 20: Awakening, Live From Q

If you are new to Signs of Life, this is a great place to start! Our own John Kingston recently had the opportunity to share about the American Awakening vision to nearly 10,000 people at the Q Virtual Summit. In today’s episode we share his talk...

American Awakening Episode 20: Awakening, Live From Q
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AMERICAN AWAKENING Episode 19: Instruments of Peace

What might our lives look like if we add one more choice to decisions we’re confronting — what is the third way when the choices appear to be binary? We’re watching standoffs between activists pushing to open up state economies and government...

American Awakening Episode 19: Instruments of Peace
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AMERICAN AWAKENING Episode 17: What Have We Learned?

It’s been three months since the first Coronavirus case was confirmed in the US — what have we learned? The team unpacks some take-aways that have impacted many of us. Plus, Jefferson Bethke reminds us we are created to be in tribes, Joel shares a...

American Awakening Episode 17: What Have We Learned?
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AMERICAN AWAKENING Episode 16: Stepping Up

It’s another packed show with Jefferson Bethke referencing Chick-fil-A in hopes of getting free sandwiches or to make a point about trusting God — we’re not sure which. Calvin Lee tells us about leaders who are ‘stepping up’ (looking at you...

American Awakening Episode 16: Stepping Up
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AMERICAN AWAKENING Episode 15: A Whole New World

In today’s episode, the Signs Of Life crew talks about how our faith could influence our actions in this unique moment. Is this when we reveal who we really are? Marisa Prince amplifies the point, “If we’re not going to hoard the toilet paper,...

American Awakening Episode 15: A Whole New World
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AMERICAN AWAKENING Episode 14: Help Is On The Way

The team digs in on how family and work worlds are colliding in this moment and asks the question, “What are some of the advantages and challenges in accepting this new reality?” Calvin Lee catches us up on the latest news, Joel Searby brings a...

American Awakening Episode 14: Help Is On The Way
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AMERICAN AWAKENING Episode 13: You Are Not In This Alone

Our daily whip around the U.S. brings us from Boston to Florida, Hawaii, Nashville and back — working through what we do in moments like this when we’re out of control. The team walks through some practical ideas for how to make it through the...

American Awakening Episode 13: You Are Not In This Alone
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AMERICAN AWAKENING Episode 12: Teamwork Makes The Dream Work

The squad unpacks some of the great teams throughout history, athletic and otherwise, and reminds us why even now we need great team work to thrive and survive. Joel Searby brings a Daily Dose, Jefferson Bethke checks in from Hawaii, Calvin Lee gets...

American Awakening Episode 12: Teamwork Makes The Dream Work
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AMERICAN AWAKENING Episode 11: Love Your Neighbor

Joel Searby brings a Daily Dose about how we can experience freedom, even while we’re all locked down. It’s a message for now or anytime. Jefferson Bethke checks in from Maui with a reminder that Easter isn’t just one day — reminding us to...

American Awakening Episode 11: Love Your Neighbor
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AMERICAN AWAKENING Episode 10: Reflections On The Resurrection

The Signs Of Life team shares their thoughts on the disorienting journey between Good Friday and Easter Sunday — a reminder that, like many of our lives right now, everything feels uncertain but God’s plan is bigger than our imagination. Plus...

American Awakening Episode 10: Reflections On The Resurrection
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AMERICAN AWAKENING Episode 9: Dying Is Easy, Living Is Harder

A special Holy Week episode celebrating Good Friday. In today’s episode the Signs of Life squad confronts the juxtaposition of this holy day — death, resurrection and hope — including a reminder of Christ’s Passion, and the revelations of who...

American Awakening Episode 9: Dying Is Easy, Living Is Harder
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We are Better Together! — made for purpose, meaning and significance in community, as friends not enemies. With a diverse crew of contributors, the American Awakening Podcast leans into this challenging American moment with life, light and music. We know these are dark times, but faith, hope and love can never be extinguished. Marisa Prince with a cast including John Kingston, Calvin Lee, Jefferson Bethke, Joel Searby, Dan Haseltine and guests explore the headlines through the lens of faith, offering unique perspectives on what’s really happening in God’s kingdom. Join us in slaying the giants of death, despair and division, and be part of a new American Awakening!

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