This morning, we had a chance to catch up with Jeff Manion. He’s the senior teaching pastor at Ada Bible Church and the author of Satisfied – Discovering Contentment in a World of Consumption.
Here’s the complete interview and an excerpt from the book. Interested in hearing more? Audio and video from the Satisfied sermon series can be found here.
Satisfied by Jeff Manion Sampler
Jerome from Switchfoot was our guest on Friday morning! Their new CD, Fading West, just came out. We asked him about lead singer Jon’s surfing injury and about the song, “Love Alone Is Worth The Fight.”
We’re so excited to introduce you to a man who has added the phrase “Love Does” to our everyday vocabulary. Here’s a link to his book on Amazon!
As a college student he spent 16 days in the Pacific Ocean with five guys and a crate of canned meat. As a father he took his kids on a world tour to eat ice cream with heads of state. He made friends in Uganda, and they liked him so much he became the Ugandan consul. He pursued his wife for three years before she agreed to date him. His grades weren’t good enough to get into law school, so he sat on a bench outside the Dean’s office for seven days until they finally let him enroll.
There’s a brand new VeggieTales Christmas movie, and a great new song to go with it. Wednesday morning, we shared “Light of Christmas” from Adam Young of Owl City featuring TobyMac. If you missed it or want to hear it again, here’s the official lyric video…
If you missed our chat with Adam from Owl City and Larry the Cucumber, download the podcast!
Mandisa joined John & Amanda on Monday’s show! If you missed it, check out 14 minutes of fun in this podcast.
John & Amanda Zumba with Mandisa!