Pastors Pregame

A Christ Fellowship Podcast

If God is for us, Who can Stand Against Us?

March 1, 2024

If God is for us, who can stand against us? No one. What can separate us from God's love? Nothing. Bruce and Lisa wrap up our Romans 8 series with some of the most encouraging verses in the whole Bible. Romans 8:31-39. 

Dealing with suffering, our relationship with the creation, and how we can pray.

February 23, 2024

I'm talking Romans 8 with Pastor Rafe Wright. We discuss our dealing with suffering, our relationship with the creation, and how we can pray. We also ponder whether we've misunderstood everybody's favorite verse, Romans 8:28?

Romans 8. What is the path to glory?

February 22, 2024

Pastor Rafe Wright is joining Lisa to talk about Romans 8. What is the path to glory? What does it mean that we're adopted into God's family? How do we choose life over death? We talk about all this from Romans 8:12-17.

DNOW 2024

February 19, 2024

This week is all about our students! We'll hear from Pastors Jake Potter and Dani Martinez about the state of student ministries — how it's growing, the challenges it's facing, and why DNOW weekend is so important.

The Final Two I AM Statements in John

January 25, 2024 • Lisa Scheffler, Bruce Miller

In our last episode for this years 21 Days of Prayer we talk about Jesus' final two I AM statements in John's Gospel. Is it offensive that he claims to be the way, the truth, and the life? And how do we remain in Jesus as the true vine? Bruce and Lisa discuss.

Marriage Fireside Chat - Elders and their Wives

January 20, 2024

This was a time led by Pam and Corey Allen when they had an informal fireside chat with our elders and their wives. The Allans lead our re|engage marriage ministry, and Dr. Corey Allan is an author, runs a marriage ministry, and hosts the “Sexy Marriage” podcast.

Creative ways people are doing 21 Days at home

January 11, 2024

It's week 1 of 21 Days of Prayer and we're excited to see what God will do! Bruce and Lisa share some of the creative ways people are doing 21 Days at home and then discuss the focus of our series, the I AM statements in John. Jesus says he is the bread of life and the light of the world. We talk about what that and what Jesus means by eternal life. All that in this episode!

The Whos, Hows, and Whens of 21 Days

January 4, 2024 • Lisa Scheffler, Bruce Miller

We're starting off the New Year with our annual 21 Days of Prayer and Fasting. This time, we're encouraging people to worship God every day for 21 days in their homes. How can you do that? We'll talk about the whos, hows, whens and whats in this episode.

Christmas Traditions

December 21, 2023 • Lisa Scheffler, Bruce Miller, Shelley Frew

Christmas is a few days away! This week Bruce and Lisa are joined by special guest Shelley Frew, and we talk about Christmas traditions and how Christmas changes as your family does, but how we can still keep our focus on Jesus.

Surviving the Christmas Chaos

December 14, 2023 • Lisa Scheffler, Bruce Miller

The Christmas season is in full swing. Bruce and Lisa talk about surviving the Christmas chaos and finding Jesus in the midst of it all. It's week 3 of Advent, and we're focusing on the Shepherds. How can we be like them?

Naviagating the Christmas Season with Young Children

December 7, 2023 • Lisa Scheffler, Bruce Miller, Victoria Aguas

How to Celebrate Advent at Home

November 30, 2023 • Lisa Scheffler, Bruce Miller, Amanda Kruse

It's the Christmas season! Lisa, Bruce, and guest Amanda Kruse are talking about Advent. How to celebrate it at home, and why we start Advent by discussing the prophets. Get a copy of Christ Fellowship's Advent guide: https://cfhome.org/wp-content/uploads/2023/11/advent-guide_eng_final.pdf.

What are You Thankful for?

November 21, 2023

It's Thanksgiving week! Some of Christ Fellowship's staff and elders stop by to share what they're thankful for this year and how God is revealing himself to them. You'll be amazed by the common threads that run through their responses. 

Planting A New Church

November 9, 2023

As we wrap up our Money with a Mission series, we'll talk to Ryan Tew. Ryan is leading a new church plant in Melissa Texas, Highland Baptist Church. We'll talk about how God called him into ministry and what he hopes to see God do through this new church. https://highlandsbc.org/

Caring for Under-resourced People in Collin County

November 2, 2023 • Lisa Scheffler

Lisa talks to Jenny Konvicka from Hope Clinic about the amazing things they are doing to care for under-resourced people in Collin County. https://hopeclinicmckinney.org/