Everyone longs for true hope that transcends circumstances. In this first of two podcasts, John and Morgan reveal how living hope only comes when we anchor our hearts in Easter.

Craig's reading of a journal entry

Craig hosts Bart and Brad in a discussion about taking a Sabbath.

Craig reading a journal entry on loving others strongly

Alex, Brad & Craig discuss what their hearts need this summer.

Bart Hansen reveals the unique ways God invites men into a life of adventure.

Discover five toxic social and personal agreements millennials make in the first of this two-part conversation with John, Sam, and Blaine.

John, Sam, and Blaine identify three more false realities that millennials need to break free from in the second half of this series.

John talks about recognizing and overcoming the spiritual attack that every man experiences as a normal part of the Christian life.

Ransomed Heart has a special announcement regarding our April 2019 Captivating event that women and men will want to hear. Discover more in this conversation featuring Stasi Eldredge, Stacey Burton, and Allen Arnold. 

It can feel impossible during Christmas week to maintain the rhythms that bring us life. To draw us back to God, John and Craig offer a powerful prayer of Christmas mercies and blessings.

Christmas week can feel like an impossible time to maintain the rhythms that bring us life. To help draw us back to God, John and Craig offer this powerful prayer of Christmas mercies and blessings.

We were never meant to pursue our dreams alone. Yet even after embracing our identities as sons and daughters of God, we can still approach life as orphans if we don't invite a fellowship of others into our stories.

John and Stasi share difficult news about Craig McConnell.

* Please note, due to current circumstances the "Heart and Soul - Part 2" has been replaced with this episode.

Waking the Dead has been compared to a strong cup of coffee. John and Morgan take a fresh look at this bold book - now in an expanded edition - as they discuss the centrality of the heart and the battle raging for it.

Joy is not happiness on steroids; it's the unyielding belief that sorrow and loss do not have the final say. In this second of four podcasts, Stasi Eldredge reads Chapter 1 from her new book, Defiant Joy.

In this second half of the series, John and Morgan share practical ways the life of God can fill and transform us.

John, Morgan, and Allen share ways to intentionally invite God into this new year - from consecrating your calendar to listening to His advance words for what is to come.

Every man longs to be powerful. Yet how do we become the kind of man to whom God can entrust his kingdom? In this first of three podcasts, Morgan Snyder shares what it means to become good soil.

The most important thing is who you are becoming. While most men are busy building their own kingdoms, Morgan Snyder reveals a narrow road that leads men to become good soil.

To conclude this series, Morgan offers a substantive prayer for men who long to become good soil in every area of their lives.

John and Craig interact on a thought from C.S. Lewis

John and Craig interact on a thought from George MacDonald

Craig & Brad Talk about a rescue prayer at the Outpost

Craig and Allen discuss a psalm that reveals how to walk through life with God rather than as an orphan.

In this first of a three-part series, John, Stasi and Morgan discuss the cumulative effect of endless expectations to go faster and do more...and why this pace of life is unsustainable.

John, Stasi, and Morgan share practical ways to avoid "running on empty" during the busy seasons of life.

In this last session, John, Stasi, and Morgan reveal how divine intrusions and supernatural provisions factor into a sustainable life.

John and Stasi share the profound orienting that occurred during their recent pilgrimage to Normandy.

In this second half of this series, John and Stasi discuss their transformative pilgrimage to the D-Day landing beaches in Normandy, France.

God's advance words can rescue us from so many situations - once we learn to ask for them.

John and Craig talk about suffering

The agreements we make affect how we see ourselves and God - but we're mostly unaware of them. In the first of this two-part series, John and Allen shed light on how agreements take hold and alter our interpretation of reality.

In the series conclusion, John and Allen reveal how to break current agreements and close the door on future agreements before they gain ground.

John Eldredge discusses his new book on heaven, earth, and the restoration of everything you love. In this first of four podcasts, he reveals the only hope brilliant enough to overcome the heartache of this world.

To celebrate the September 26th book launch of All Things New, John shares about The New Earth and how all of God's creation will be restored.

What will our restoration look like when God makes everything new? In this podcast, John reads Chapter 5 from his new book All Things New.

In the series conclusion, John explores the breathtaking topic of what we will actually do on the New Earth.

A taste of a new resource featuring teaching from Bart Hansen.

Are you hungry for this year to be different? Morgan and Allen discuss how to approach 2017 with the singular goal of seeking Jesus above all else.

Michael Cusick of Restoring the Soul interviews John and Craig on God speaking and healing. (originally podcasted 2010)

Michael Cusick of Restoring the Soul interviews John and Craig on how we live as if we have no enemy (originally podcasted 2010)

Michael Cusick of Restoring the Soul interviews John and Craig the process of transforming lives. (originally podcasted 2010)

Michael Cusick of Restoring the Soul interviews John and Craig on the message of Ransomed Heart (originally podcasted 2010)

>With the change in seasons comes the start of school. In this first of two podcast, John Eldredge discusses the hopes and challenges of a new school year with three moms from the Ransomed Heart team.

In the second half of the series, John Eldredge and three moms from the Ransomed Heart team share how they navigate expectations, overcome fears, and pursue the hearts of their children as a new school year begins.

John and Craig talk about becoming a person of forgiveness.

Everyone has a kingdom. Discover how to lead your realm well.

In this third and final session, we join Morgan Snyder at a recent Become Good Soil Intensive as he invites men into a journey of becoming wholehearted kings whom God can entrust His kingdom to.

Morgan Snyder leads a conversation with John, Craig, and Bart on how to receive God as Father and become the sons we were intended to be.

In this second half of the conversation, Morgan, John, Craig, and Bart discuss how God pursues them as a generous, intimate, and strong Father.

Craig talks with Stasi about her new book, Becoming Myself.  Stasi reads an excerpt from Chapter 1.

Craig and Stasi talk about Chapter 2, "Looking Back with Mercy," from her book Becoming Myself.

Stasi and Craig talk about the "landscape of our lives" from her new book, Becoming Myself.

Stasi and Craig talk about her new book, Becoming Myself, and the subject of mothers.

Stasi reads an excerpt on mothers from her book Becoming Myself.

Craig and Stasi talk about women's need for a "company of women" in their lives, from Stasi's new book, Becoming Myself.

Stasi shares some of her journey to a deeper relationship with Jesus Christ and the transformation in her walk with him.

Stasi gives this final installment of Becoming Myself from Chapter 12.

John and Stasi share stories about being grandparents and how this is new frontier for them.

Charging the hill alone may seem appealing, but there is far more joy in being part of a team who knows your name and story. In this candid conversation, Craig, Morgan, and Allen discuss humorous and powerful stories of serving in the trenches together.

 

 

John and Stasi share their hearts about the new editions of their books: Captivating & Wild at Heart

Stasi's talk on The Larger Story

Stasi's talk on The Romance

Stasi's talk on Irreplaceable Role

John, Morgan, and Alex talk about navigating life's transitions in this first of a two-part series.

One thing is certain...change is coming. In the series conclusion, discover how to better interpret the good and the challenging seasons of your life.

In Part 3 of this 2014 Advent series, John Eldredge and Craig McConnell reveal how the mostly ordinary people of the Christmas Story offer extraordinary glimpses into how God's Kingdom works.

In this third week of Advent, John and Craig reveal how the mostly ordinary people of the Christmas story offer a most extraordinary vision of how God's Kingdom works.

Craig

Craig shares out of his journal his confrontation with Christ's words to love our enemies.

Life is good...and it is hard. As maturing believers, we have many opportunities to choose our hard. Stasi Eldredge and the Ransomed Heart team share specific "hards" they are pursuing in their lives.

When life is hard, do you feel you must be doing something wrong? In the second half of this series, Stasi Eldredge and the Ransomed Heart team share ways they "choose their hard" in their walk with God.

John, Stasi, and Craig discuss their Christmas longings and hopes.

John and Craig discuss living as sheep to a deeper intimacy with God

Which metaphor do we choose to live in?

John and Craig talk about the COS wild fire Part 1

John and Craig talk about the COS wild fire Part 2

The days between Christmas and the New Year can leave us feeling empty from unmet holiday expectations and stressed from upcoming January commitments. John and Craig discuss small but significant steps to regain spiritual grounding and come back to Jesus during this in-between week.

John shares how to consecrate your heart this Christmas by inviting Jesus to bless what you have while also coming into your unfilled longings and expectations.

The needs around us can be overwhelming - from world news and local events to family issues. John, Allen, and Alex discuss what it means to give everything and everyone to God...including our empathy.

In the second half of the conversation, John, Allen and Alex dive into practical ways to protect your heart as you care for the needs of others.

The concluding session on interpreting your life.

John, Craig, Sam, and Blaine discuss their epic experience filming adventure videos in the Moab desert for the upcoming book, Killing Lions. Then Sam and Blaine talk about the launch and first issues of And Sons, their new online magazine for men.

John, Craig, Sam, and Blaine discuss their epic experience filming adventure videos in the Moab desert for the upcoming book, Killing Lions. Then Sam and Blaine talk about the launch and first issues of And Sons, their new online magazine for men. 

We can trudge through life on our own or we can walk with God. As in, learn to hear his voice. Really. In this podcast, John and Allen revisit the themes and message of Walking With God, now in an expanded edition.

Here is a message for every woman—and the men in their lives. Stasi Eldredge reveals the core desires of a woman's heart in this live talk from our April 2016 Captivating event. 

John, Stasi and Craig share their counsel on enjoying Christmas

In this second of three podcasts, Morgan Snyder takes us behind the scenes of a Become Good Soil event in Australia where sages share hard-earned words of wisdom with the younger men.
 

As we celebrate Craig's life, we revisit this podcast from 2014. In it, Craig shares stories with Morgan and Allen about his past decade and what matters most.

God often speaks to our hearts through story, song and the arts. Craig and Allen discuss how our love of story can draw us closer to God and deeper into our own stories.

Craig shares how song and story have served as a soundtrack to his life. He and Allen then look at ways to pursue our creativity with God.

Stasi and her friend Julie discuss how Defiant Joy involves interpreting both goodness and grief in our lives by the light of heaven. 
 

John Eldredge reveals popular but damaging assumptions we make about the Christian life and how God operates. This one hour podcast originates from a message John gave at a recent Men at the Outpost gathering.

Stasi Eldredge shares how our suffering and pain can draw us deeper to God.

John Eldredge takes us on a journey into the inner life of Jesus through the week of his greatest trial and triumph.

John and Craig discuss the spiritual practice of asking God for the unique theme or advance words he has for you in this new year.

Disruption is inevitable. Craig and Morgan converse about our response to it.

John, Craig and Bart talk about distraction from what God intends for our lives

Genuine transformation is opposed…but possible.

In the days between Christmas and the New Year, how do we stay present to the season of Advent, invest in soul care, and resist the world's push to quickly move on?

A special eight-part series where John Eldredge takes you into Jesus' internal world - from Palm Sunday to the empty tomb.

A special eight-part series where John Eldredge takes you into Jesus' internal world - from Palm Sunday to the empty tomb.

A special eight-part series where John Eldredge takes you into Jesus' internal world - from Palm Sunday to the empty tomb.

A special eight-part series where John Eldredge takes you into Jesus' internal world - from Palm Sunday to the empty tomb.

A special eight-part series where John Eldredge takes you into Jesus' internal world - from Palm Sunday to the empty tomb.

A special eight-part series where John Eldredge takes you into Jesus' internal world - from Palm Sunday to the empty tomb.

A special eight-part series where John Eldredge takes you into Jesus' internal world - from Palm Sunday to the empty tomb.

A special eight-part series where John Eldredge takes you into Jesus' internal world - from Palm Sunday to the empty tomb.

John, Bart and Craig seeking God in our economic time

John, Bart and Craig discuss the economic turmoil

Stasi Eldredge and Cherie Snyder reveal the impact of trauma on our bodies, minds, and hearts - as well as ways we can experience healing.

Recorded at a recent gathering at the Outpost, Craig shares what he has learned of God through his struggle with leukemia.

 

John and Blaine Eldredge begin a four-part series on the toxic effects of Envy on our soul, joy, and gifting.

John and Blaine Eldredge begin a four-part series on a little understood evil – Envy — and its toxic effect on our soul, joy, and gifting.

Envy aimed at you and your family is a form of spiritual warfare - but rarely seen that way. Discover how God's love can overcome it.
 

Envy aimed at you and your family is a form of spiritual warfare - but rarely seen that way. Discover how God's love can overcome it.

The breeding ground for envy is "The Triumph of the Offended Self". John and Blaine Eldredge reveal the power of choosing love over the self-life.

In this final session, John and Blaine share ways to break agreements with offense and restore a culture of admiration.

Interpreting a life of ease and comfort.

What do you give your soul to in hopes of some return of life, peace, or comfort? John and Craig begin a new series on the dangers of idolatry.

God will thwart the idols we set up in order to recapture our hearts. In this second of three podcasts, John and Craig discuss the capacity of the human heart for both addiction and restoration.

John and Craig conclude this series by revealing ways to expose and release the idols in our lives. 

John, Craig, Morgan and Bart discuss the first stage of the masculine journey: Boyhood

John, Craig, Morgan and Bart discuss the cowboy stage of the masculine journey.

John, Craig, Morgan and Bart discuss the third stage of the masculine journey: Warrior.

John, Craig, Morgan and Bart discuss the fourth stage of the masculine journey: Lover.

John, Craig, Morgan and Bart discuss the fifth stage of the masculine journey: King.

John, Craig, Morgan and Bart discuss the sixth stage of the masculine journey: Sage

If you long for spiritual leaders in your life, look for these traits.

John talks about the reality that we were born into a world at war.

What are your expectations and agreements about the holiday season? John and Craig reveal ways to approach this Christmas from an awakened heart.

John and Sam Eldredge discuss how the right words spoken at the right time have the power to forever change the course of our lives and those around us.

We all want to live well - but rarely hear how to finish well. In this conversation from 2015, Morgan Snyder interviews a close friend facing his final days...and savoring the eternity that awaits him. 

We all want to live well - but rarely hear how to finish well. In this conversation from 2015, Morgan Snyder interviews a close friend facing his final days...and savoring the eternity that awaits him. 

A conversationa about a miserable day fishing

When you lose passion for what matters, feel isolated, or no longer sense God's presence, you're likely experiencing "Fog of War". John, Alex, and Allen describe this spiritual haze in the first of a two-part conversation.

In the series conclusion, John, Alex, and Allen share practical ways to overcome the fog of war.

The first thing Jesus said to his disciples was...follow me. But what does it take - and what must we yield - to be good followers?

Stasi shares from her new book, Free to Be Me, about how a teen girl can become the young woman God created her to be. In this first of three podcasts, Stasi gets to the heart of the matter—which, by the way, is all about a girl's heart

Friendships are beautiful...and messy. Especially for teen girls. In the second of three podcasts inspired by Stasi's new book Free to Be Me, she discusses the topic of teen friendship with some dads from the Ransomed Heart team.

John and Allen discuss how to consecrate 2018 and hear God's theme for your new year.

Discover how you can join Ransomed Heart this Advent season in offering hope to those who need it most.

Craig reads a journal entry about our ability to parent our children in ways we may not have been.

John & Craig share how God has been in their summer

John & Craig share how God has been in their summer

John and Stasi share the advance word God gave to each of them at the beginning of 2015 - and how those words were exactly what their hearts needed.

As this four-part series continues, John and Stasi invite you to ask God what your heart needs this summer.

God's advance words can be sanctifying...and wildly disruptive. Allen shares with John how a single word from God last January led to his unexpected journey into joy this summer.

In this final podcast of the series, John and Allen discuss how God works with us through our desires, dreams and hopes.

Michael Cusick of Restoring the Soul interviews John and Craig on God speaking and healing.

How has God structured his kingdom? The answer may change how you view leaders around you...as well as your call to lead.

In part two of this 2014 podcast series, John and Craig discuss how God's ways are not our ways - whether in the first Christmas story or the story we're living this Christmas.

Rebroadcast original 1/2009 recast 2/2011

John and Craig talk about God's Will

In this two-part conversation, John and Allen discuss how the films and novels you love reveal essential aspects about your heart, your dreams, and your story with God.

Every movie you love tells you something about your heart and the story you're living in. Discover news ways to see God through story as John and Allen conclude this series.

As we near Thanksgiving, John and Allen discuss the astonishing power of being grateful.

In this first of a three-part series, John, Stasi and Morgan reveal how not to burn out as things heat up in our culture and world.

As the world and personal circumstances heat up, John, Stasi and Morgan discuss how prayer serves as the rescue for your heart.

As the series concludes, John, Stasi, and Morgan offer tangible ways to clear the fog and navigate life's storms with God.

Does your inner life feel like it is withering away? John shares ways to care for your soul in this first of two messages.

In the second half of this series, John reveals how God uses both stillness and beauty to restore for our souls. 

The more clear your understanding of heaven is, the more hope it brings. John discusses the coming renewal of all things and what we will experience in the new earth as he shares from his next book, All Things New

John and Stasi Eldredge have a conversation with Becky Allender (author of the new book Hidden in Plain Sight and wife of Dan Allender) about how we can know our story, put words to it, and share it with others.

Understanding the categories of brokenness, repentance and the enemy.

John and Craig talk about the hope for renewal in the Kingdom.

John and Craig continue talking about the hope for renewal in the Kingdom.

Stasi Eldredge invites Stacey Burton to share her personal story of surviving cancer and embracing hope in this conversation of hard times and healing in the midst of the unknown.

Hoping in the Coming Kingdom is a series on envisioning Heaven given by John Eldredge

Hoping in the Coming Kingdom is a series on envisioning Heaven given by John Eldredge

Hoping in the coming Kingdom is a series on envisioning Heaven given by John Eldredge

"Hoping in the Coming Kingdom" is a series on envisioning heaven, given by John Eldredge.

Stasi gives this installment on "Hoping in the Coming Kingdom."

John brings the final part in the series.

There is a way things work in the Kingdom. In this first of two podcasts, John shows how God is committed to growing us up through this powerful reality.

God's Kingdom operates on the principle of authority. In this series conclusion, John explains how and why Jesus gives us his authority on earth.

In this first of a three-part series, John and Stasi Eldredge are joined by Morgan and Cherie Snyder to discuss ways to nurture and care for our souls.

Soul care can feel counterintuitive or even selfish given the endless demands for our time - but that shift is the way for us to be fully present with God and others.

In the conclusion to this series, John, Stasi, Morgan and Cherie offer tangible, current examples of what soul care looks like in their lives.

Knowing the heart of God changes how you view life.

A look at death and restoration—from God's perspective.

Craig and Brad talk about the presence of God through a year of disruption and change.

How do you trust God in the middle of your situation before the outcome is known? John and Morgan share tangible ways to hold on to hope in the midst of uncertainty.

Craig & Brad Talk about Craig's Recovery

In this powerful message from 2013, John and Craig discuss how we can hold to a vibrant, real hope in the face of temporary loss.

In this foundational new series, John and Morgan discuss an intentional process for maturing boys at each age and stage of life.

In this second podcast, John and Morgan offer tangible ways to help boys become young men.

John and Morgan share stories about the power of initiating boys in the everyday, informal, unscripted moments of life.

In this final installment, John and Morgan respond to questions from listeners and provide practical ways for women and men to help boys on this journey of initiation.

A look at the categories that affect our emotions.

A look at how story, warfare, and the partial affect relationships.

Categories to help you interpret times of deep loss.

Walking with God when the worst happens.

We constantly interpret the events of our lives - but is it the right interpretation? Join John Eldredge and Craig McConnell in this transformative conversation from 2014.

As this series from 2014 continues, John  Eldredge and Craig McConnell discuss the high cost of misinterpretation.

How do you interpret your calling? In this 2014 conversation, John Eldredge and Craig McConnell share ways to contend for and consecrate your current circumstances - as well as your dreams for the future.

John and Craig offer insights for rightly interpreting your story in this final session from their 2014 conversation.

How to view your job, calling and desires from a Kingdom perspective.

If your calling is significant, it will be significantly opposed.

John and Craig talk about having a Conversational intimacy with God

Morgan and Allen share how they are actively fathering their sons in the journey from boyhood to manhood.

John Eldredge takes us on a journey into the inner life of Jesus through the week of his greatest trial and triumph.

Jesus' Assumptions About People - Part 2

John talks with Craig on how he writes

Craig and John continue to interact on John's new book: Beautiful Outlaw

In this first conversation from their new book, Killing Lions, John and Sam Eldredge discuss Sam's first job after college and the Warrior Stage of a young man's life.

Money is messy for men in their twenties. Sam and John Eldredge talk about bounced checks, the minimalist movement, greed, and finding satisfaction from work. 

It feels like most guys really have one main question pertaining to women: What the heck is going on? John and Sam Eldredge look at the Warrior-Lover stage of dating, infatuation and relationships.

How can young men change the scripts they live by? Sam and John Eldredge discuss the themes of identity and validation from their book, Killing Lions.

John and Sam Eldredge have a candid conversation about love, sex, and women as they look at the heart of a woman and a man's greatest fear.

The twenties can feel like the decade of decision making - money, jobs, women, love, revolution, dreams. Sam and John Eldredge dive into how to navigate life's seemingly limitless options.

We long for a master plan revealing what the future holds - yet God doesn't give one. In this concluding Killing Lions podcast, John and Sam Eldredge share the single most important decision young men can make as they race towards the unknown. 

John and Craig dicuss how we see God

Stasi Eldredge is joined by Sheila Walsh in this first of four podcasts discussing the themes in Stasi's new book, Defiant Joy. Find out more at www.DefiantJoy.com
 

Craig shares how easy it is for self contempt to become the lens through which we view events in our lives–and how we can break free from shame.

Craig, Brad and Alex discuss what it's like working at Ransomed Heart.

Before we can offer life to others, we need to be fully alive. Stasi Eldredge shows how to go deeper into the streams of counseling, discipleship, deliverance, and healing for a more abundant life.

In this first of of a six-part series, John and Stasi reveal why marriage is opposed and how to fight for each other rather than against each other.

Opposites really do attract. In this session, John and Stasi share how marriage is a perfect storm...and a perfect opportunity for your transformation.

The enemy wants us to make toxic agreements about our marriages. John and Stasi show how we can overcome this deception by fighting for each other.

Making decisions is a huge source of stress in most marriages - but it doesn't have to be. Discover how to hear the voice of God, together.
 

John and Stasi discuss the reasons for rough waters in marriage...and what to do when storms descend.

In the series conclusion, John and Stasi discuss the importance of learning to love.

Q&A time from the Love & War tour

Q&A time from the Love & War tour

Q&A time from the Love & War tour

Q&A time from the Love & War tour

Q&A time from the Love & War tour

John, Stasi, and Craig interact on he Eldredges soon-to-be released book on marriage

John, Stasi and Craig interact on the battles couple wage together

John, Stasi, and Craig interact on the agreements we make that commonly erode marriage.

Stasi, John and Craig conclude their series on the book Love & War

John and Stasi share of the epic nature of marriage and our need of a vision for our marriages

John, Stasi, and Craig interact on the Eldredges soon-to-be released book on marriage

John and Stasi introduce their new book on Marriage

Stasi, John and Craig interact on sex in marriage

John, Stasi and Craig discuss the little things that can, over time, destroy a marriage

John, Stasi and Craig share on the topic of the inevitable storms that every couple faces in marriage.

John and Craig talk about loving well.

John and Stasi reveal how their pursuit of "sabbath space" this summer led to even greater intimacy with God.

John and Stasi open their journals from this summer, revealing God's radical invitation for believers to live in perfect oneness with Jesus.  

John and Stasi are joined by Allen and Kellye for a candid conversation on overcoming conflicts husbands and wives face in marriage.

Imagine you and your spouse being mutual advocates for each other and your marriage. It begins by shifting your focus from the external to the deeper internal issues.

This final segment of the series focuses on practical ways to restore and revitalize your marriage.

The guys talk about the issues faced by men in their 30's.

The guys talk about the issues Men in their 30's face

The guys talk about the issues Men in their 30's face

Craig Morgan and Alex talk about a weekend retreat for world changers.

Craig, Morgan and Alex talk about humility

Craig, Morgan and Alex talk about how God uses kings

John and Craig talk about taking the Ransomed Heart message into the church

John and Craig talk about taking the Ransomed Heart message into the church

John and Morgan swap stories about simple ways to access more of God in the middle of our busy days.

John, Sam, and Allen reflect on the advance words God gave them for 2017. As we start the second half of the year, discover how to hear and pursue God's unique words for you.

John Eldredge reveals what we need most is "more of God" - and how that is available in the daily moments and simple choices of our lives.

With the approach of Mother's Day we wanted to take you back to a recording of Stasi Eldredge talking about mothers.

Stasi talk about mothers from her talk Captivating Advanced

Stasi talk about mothers from her talk Captivating Advanced

Staci talk about mothers from her talk Captivating Advanced

This six part series, based on John's new book Moving Mountains, addresses why some prayers work, why some don't, and how you and God can change things for good. Part 1 features a conversation between John, Craig, and Stasi on the power of prayer.

How would it feel to enter into prayer with confidence and assurance–certain that God heard you and that your prayers would make a difference? In today's podcast, John shares from Chapter 1 of his new book, Moving Mountains

To clear away our mistaken assumptions about prayer, we must first understand that God is growing us up and that we are in the midst of a great war. In this third of six podcasts, John shares from Chapter 2 of his just released book, Moving Mountains

John reveals how we can approach prayer with bold authority.

This week, John looks to the early church in the book of Acts to shed light on the Prayer of Intervention as he reads from his new book, Moving Mountains.

This series concludes as John, Stasi, and Craig discuss how to pray with passion, confidence, and authority.

John, Craig, and Brad talk about change as children move out.

John, Craig, and Brad talk about change as their kids get married.

Jesus is inviting all of us into new frontiers. In this series, John and Craig talk about how to respond.

When facing new frontiers - whether external or internal - the invitation from Jesus is always, "Will you come with me?"

John and Craig discuss how to discern between good and bad new frontiers.

This series concludes with hope, direction and hard-earned council for navigating the new frontiers before you.

John and Craig share how Jesus is showing up in their lives.

John and Craig share how Jesus is showing up in their lives.

John, Stasi, Morgan, and Allen invite listeners to pursue God in new ways this year.

In the series conclusion, John, Stasi, Morgan, and Allen share some unique and unexpected ways to pursue God.

John & Craig talk about asking God for a New Years theme

John and Paul enjoy the stories of God's work in the military through Operation Restored Warrior

John and Paul enjoy the stories of God's work in the military through Operation Restored Warrior

John Eldredge takes us on a journey into the inner life of Jesus through the week of his greatest trial and triumph.

Stasi Eldredge and Lisa Beck discuss ways they pursue the hearts of their kids during the early adult years.

Nothing good comes from parenting out of fear. Craig and Allen discuss how relationships can flourish when parents pursue their child's heart over an outcome.

Our creativity and talent provide a gateway into greater intimacy with God when we pursue those desires with him.

How do you love people facing difficult times? Stasi Eldredge, Lisa Beck and Lori McConnell share how to come alongside those who are suffering and love them well.

How does it look like to fully pursue your talents and interests with God? Allen kicks off this conversation on creativity with Jon Dale, Amy Dale, and Blaine Eldredge.

The guys talk about the life they live to nourish their masculine hearts.

Finding, protecting, nourishing brotherhood

How the guys find God in the day to day living

The team answers the question, "What Has Helped Your Marriage?"

Mens team from Dec Advanced respond to questions

Mens team from Dec Advanced respond to questions

Mens team from Dec Advanced respond to questions

John, Bart, Morgan and Craig talk about hearing from God

Mens team from Dec Advanced respond to questions

John , Morgan, Bart and Craig talk about what change has helped in their marriage

John and Craig offer an advance look at initiatives God has given our ministry for 2016–including new books, a first-ever event, and an epic film project.

Morgan Snyder and Alex Burton discuss the process of initiation that God invites us and our children into.

A look at the epic battles and victories Ransomed Heart experienced in 2013.

John and Craig talk about Loving a Fool

John and Craig talk about Loving an Evil person in our lives

John and Craig discuss some questions on relationships

We tend to hate endings. But Stasi Eldredge shows how we can embrace the new by viewing life's changing seasons as signs that point us to Jesus.

Everything changes when we see Christmas as the daring raid, rescue, and restoration of our humanity.

 John and Craig continue a series of conversations on relationships and your relational style.

John and Craig discuss the layers of warfare and counseling involved in ministry to others

John and Craig discuss the layers of warfare and counseling involved in ministry to others

Dan Allender, Sam Eldredge, and Blaine Eldredge share how to effectively engage with those facing crisis and trauma.

In the second half of this series, Dan Allender, Sam Eldredge, and Blaine Eldredge discuss how to lovingly enter into - and exit from - a person's various stages of loss.

Your heart can experience lasting change. Join John Eldredge and Dan Allender in this live discussion from the Restoration of the Heart conference.

John Eldredge and Dan Allender share stories of hope and healing during the recent Restoration of the Heart conference.

John Eldredge and Dan Allender reveal how understanding your story and accessing the presence of Jesus are essential for the deep restoration of your heart.

What do you want to be different this year? John and Allen share how to discover God's unique "theme" or advance words for you in 2019.

Our need for Sabbath.

Our need for Sabbath.

Three dads from the Ransomed Heart team swap stories about the various seasons of fatherhood.

If we see sin primarily as a moral problem, we miss the power of the cross. John and Craig show how sin is actually anything that gets in the way of the life God has for us while repentance is our response to God's invitation to live differently. 



 

John and Craig talk about relationships

Stasi Eldredge reveals the key to unlocking joy in our lives, especially during seasons of loss and despair.

Craig shares how a friend's invitation led to a recent trip of beauty, restoration, and joy. More than a vacation, it was a reminder of our essential need for soul care. 

Craig and Allen discuss ways to nurture the heart and experience deep renewal in the midst of daily life.

Become aware of the healthy and unhealthy ways you bond with others.

Recognize the symptoms of soul ties operating within your life.

Learn how to break free from all unhealthy soul ties.

How to find those who seek a Kingdom agenda versus self-serving leaders.

Staying centered in an intimate relationship with Christ trumps all other activity.

This Thanksgiving week, Craig, Morgan and Allen share behind-the-scenes stories from being on mission together at this month's boot camp.

John and Stasi begin this new series by looking at the goal of our life and faith.

What is the role of suffering, trial, hardship and pain in the life of a believer?

How do we reconcile the desire for physical healing of those suffering with Scripture's view of death?

The series concludes with John and Stasi going deeper into the topics of healing and suffering.

John talks about suffering from his talk Dec Advanced

John talks about suffering from his talk Dec Advanced

John talks about suffering from his talk Dec Advanced

Craig shares a bit of what's happening in Switzerland

The world values leadership principles, but God chooses those radically dependent on him.

John shares the back story to his new book: Beautiful Outlaw

The guys talk about Craig's experience visiting his oncologist

Being a spiritual leader is a high calling - and carries a high price.

This final session reveals the costs and rewards of being a leader.

We all have a longing for deep relationships. Stasi Eldredge discusses how to approach friendships in a whole and healthy way.

Have you considered how different you are from ten years ago? We can often see the effect of God in our lives best from the vantage of time. In this first of three podcasts, Morgan shares the story of his past decade with Craig and Allen.

In this second of three podcasts, Allen describes his journey from self-sufficiency to sonship in a conversation with Craig and Morgan.

This series concludes as Craig discusses the major and minor themes of his journey these past ten years in a powerful conversation with Morgan and Allen.

As we revisit this Christmas series from 2014, John Eldredge and Craig McConnell invite us to see the "holidays" as holy days this Advent season.

John and Craig begin a four-part series to shift our thoughts from holidays to Holy Days as we begin this Advent season. A disruptive conversation to help you awaken to, remember, and anticipate the rescue that is Christmas.

John Eldredge takes us on a journey into the inner life of Jesus through the week of his greatest trial and triumph.

As we enter Easter week, John shares thoughts on the playful, disruptive, extravagant personality of Jesus from Scripture and his book Beautiful Outlaw.

It is the moment parents can never fully prepare for. Stasi Eldredge, Lisa Beck and Lori McConnell discuss how to live well through the emotional season when children begin to leave home.

Women face unique struggles with their body image. In this message for women AND men, Stasi Eldredge and Stacey Burton reveal how to see ourselves as God does. 

Rebroadcast original 1/2009 recast 2/2011

John and Craig talk about The Heart

If Jesus is coming back soon, why do so few live in joyful expectation? John and Craig discuss how we can recover this lost treasure of the Kingdom.

What feelings does the return of Jesus stir in you? Let your heart shift from false dread to profound hope regarding this time when all things will be made right.

So many believers have a vague fear and dread about the coming of Jesus. Discover how to break those agreements and replace fear with eager expectation.

Does part of you wish Jesus would delay his return because of what you will lose or miss in this life? The good news is we will not lose anything. Jesus is coming back to restore ALL things including what you most deeply love.

How would you describe what God is doing and unfolding in your heart, soul, and spirit right now?

John Eldredge takes us on a journey into the inner life of Jesus through the week of his greatest trial and triumph.

How is God making himself known to you right now? Craig, Morgan and Allen share stories of what God is currently up to in their lives.

A taste of a new resource featuring teaching from John

A taste of a new resource featuring teaching from John

Set within each of our hearts is a longing for life as it was meant to be. In this podcast, John and Stasi discuss the radical invitation of The Journey of Desire - his classic book now in an expanded edition.

What are the defining traits of Spiritual Fathers and Mothers?

Sam and Blaine discuss the misunderstood generation of men in their twenties and the resources they are producing - like the new AndSons Podcasts - to reach them.

John and Stasi share the wild, mysterious, beautiful ways God orchestrated the first Christmas story...and how we are invited into that story today.

In this first of a two part series, John and Morgan discuss what it means to "Become Good Soil" through a compelling, vulnerable conversation with two graduates from The Intensive. To find out more about the May 2019 Intensive, go to www.becomegoodsoil.com/bgs-event-home-page.

In the series conclusion, Morgan Snyder invites listeners behind the scenes with this live teaching from last year's Become Good Soil Intensive. Through October 12, we are accepting applications for the 2019 Become Good Soil Intensive. Find out more at www.becomegoodsoil.com/bgs-event-home-page.

Craig and John talk about the New Normal and the agreements with it.

John talks about the constant content in our lives

How do you interpret the events of your life?

John and Craig talk about the impact of your presence to others

Before The Sacred Romance was a book, it was a series of talks from John Eldredge and Brent Curtis. This ten-part series presents their original recordings from 1997—starting with Brent's message "The Lost Life of the Heart."

John concludes this 1997 Sacred Romance series with a message of hope titled "Paradise Regained."

John discusses "The Message of the Arrows" in this recording from 1997. The talks he gave with Brent Curtis—featured in this special podcast series—preceded their book, The Sacred Romance.

Brent Curtis reveals how God is our "Ageless Romancer" in this talk recorded prior to the 1997 release of The Sacred Romance.

"A Story Big Enough to Live In" is John's topic from this 1997 conference that preceded the release of his and Brent Curtis' book, The Sacred Romance.

Brent Curtis discusses "The Adversary: Legends of the Fall" in this talk he gave prior to the 1997 release of The Sacred Romance.

Who are we and what is our role in the story? John Eldredge addresses the "Life of the Beloved" in this conference talk from 1997.

The issue of "Less-Wild Lovers" is Brent's focus in this 1997 conference message that preceded the book release The Sacred Romance with John Eldredge.

John Eldredge shares the message "Life on the Road" in this talk recorded prior to the 1997 release of The Sacred Romance.

How do we find God in the desert places? Brent Curtis discusses "Desert Communion" in this message recorded prior to the 1997 release of The Sacred Romance.

What do you love doing purely for fun - and how often do you experience that joy? John, Sam, Blaine, and Allen discuss the importance of making time for play in our lives.

God, we experience deeper intimacy, identity, and imagination. John and Allen discuss how to pursue gifting from an awakened heart.

We get so busy doing things for God that we can miss life with God. In the second half of this series, John and Allen reveal how our creativity and dreams can lead to deeper intimacy with God.

How do you live well in a story that is not going as you hoped? Craig McConnell shares how the relapse of his cancer is shaping his story and his intimacy with God.

Rather than making resolutions, ask God the theme for your new year.

Michael Cusick of Restoring the Soul interviews John and Craig on the message of Ransomed Heart

John Eldredge takes us on a journey into the inner life of Jesus through the week of his greatest trial and triumph.

John continues his series of reading from The Utter Relief of Holiness

John continues his series of reading from The Utter Relief of Holiness

 

John continues his series of reading from The Utter Relief of Holiness

John continues his series of reading from The Utter Relief of Holiness

In this interlude between Christmas and the New Year, John and Stasi discuss how to intentionally fill your days with grace and mercy.

Christmas is the perfect season to consider the mystery and wildness of God's timing. In this podcast, John and Craig discuss how God chooses to operate in our lives.

This powerful new series reveals the subtle and blatant ways we try to create a world where (we think) we don't need God. In this first of six sessions, John, Morgan, and Allen discuss how a life of comfort and convenience compromises the soul.

John and Sam Eldredge look at the toxic effects when "self" becomes the epicenter of our existence and people demand greater freedom with less responsibility.

John Eldredge, Jon Dale, and Blaine Eldredge reveal how to be a person of substance in a world that constantly assaults our attention and distracts us from what matters most.

The World lures us from the Real to the Artificial in our relationships, achievements, and even the environments in which we work and play. John, Morgan, and Blaine name the need to return to the Real.

 

As the series nears its conclusion, John, Morgan, and Sam offer solutions for how to overcome "The World" with heart and hope.

John, Morgan, and Sam conclude the series with tangible ways to keep our hearts alive in this world of convenience, distractions, and self-focus.

John and Craig discuss how the invitation to intimate personal relationship with Christ is often missing.

John and Craig discuss the reality of spiritual warfare in the life of the believer.

Things that bug us in Relationships by John and Craig

Only Jesus can rescue your holiday longings from either striving or resignation.

In this first Advent podcast, John and Craig offer clarity and encouragement for navigating the endless demands of the season.

Craig, Rielynn, and Allen discuss the joy of celebrating life with a few close friends who know your story and what makes your heart come alive.

Michael Cusick of Restoring the Soul interviews John and Craig the process of transforming lives.

When we experience trauma and betrayal, we're often left with feelings of hopelessness and resentment. Dan Allender joins John and Craig to discuss the restoration of the heart.

In this second half of the conversation, John Eldredge and Dan Allender reveal the importance of integration and share details of their upcoming Restoration of the Heart conference in Colorado Springs this March.

John Eldredge takes us on a journey into the inner life of Jesus through the week of his greatest trial and triumph

In this live session from our recent Boot Camp, John Eldredge shares an orienting message about the larger story we find ourselves in.

The epicenter of the Christian life is oneness with God. In this two-part series, John Eldredge explores how to overcome what gets in the way as we cultivate a deep and growing union with God.

In the second half of the series, John Eldredge reveals what "total union of being" looks like and how it transforms every aspect of our lives.

John and Allen discuss the origin of the Daily Prayer - as well as the purpose of each paragraph within it.

Discover how to take hold of hope, beauty, and life in the midst of suffering, pain, and loss in the conclusion to this four-part series on Stasi's new book, Defiant Joy.

The difference between finding "relief" and finding "restoration" on vacation.

The difference between finding "relief" and finding "restoration" on vacation.

Craig and John talk about spiritual warfare

Michael Cusick of Restoring the Soul interviews John and Craig on how we live as if we have no enemy

John Eldredge takes us on a journey into the inner life of Jesus through the week of his greatest trial and triumph.

Have you realized it's possible to astonish God? In this live recording from a recent Become Good Soil Intensive, Morgan Snyder shares this transformational truth with the men attending this event.

This can be a hard question to answer if you're just trying to get through the day. Craig and Allen discuss the necessity of knowing - and pursuing - what makes your heart come alive in this season of your life.

Your feelings about 2016 reveal more about your heart than anything in the outside world. Discover how to navigate this new year with both hope and sobriety.

In hard seasons, it can feel like either we're blowing it or God is holding out on us. We long for relief but what we most need is God's interpretation of our situation.

In this series conclusion, John, Morgan, and Allen discuss how and why God is accelerating the maturation process in the lives of his sons and daughters.

A conversation on being in the presence of Jesus.

In this first of a two-part conversation, John, Allen, and Sam Ainslie talk about how our stories can get stuck...and what God is up to in these chapters of our lives.

John, Allen, and Sam Ainslie conclude this series by sharing how not to lose heart when circumstances aren't changing and your dreams seem distant.

The kingdom of God requires leadership—so what's with our strong pushback against leaders?

Morgan and Jon Dale discuss a new Ransomed Heart initiative that gives men the tools to facilitate Wild at Heart Boot Camps in their communities. Discover more at wildatheartBASIC.com.

At Craig McConnell's memorial service, we felt it fitting to offer some powerful words from him on life and the Kingdom. We share that message here as we celebrate Craig.

Intro: Why Does It Matter? Part 1.

Jesus' assumptions about Salvation P 1

Jesus' assumptions about Salvation P 2

Jesus' View of Pacifism

Jesus' view of Government Part 1

Jesus' view of Government Part 2

Jesus' view of Gender Part 1

Jesus' view of Gender Part 2

Jesus' view of Homosexuality Part 1

Jesus' view of homosexuality Part 2

Intro: Why Does It Matter? Part 2.

Jesus' Assumptions About Life Part 1.

Jesus' Assumptions About Life Part 2.

Jesus' Assumptions About God Part 1.

Jesus' Assumptions About God - Part 2

Jesus' Assumptions About People - Part 1

Jesus' assumptions about people Part 3

John and Craig talk about your style of relating.

What does it look like to be involved in your community as a mentor? Stasi Eldredge and Lisa Beck reveal how to speak into the lives of others - regardless of our age or stage of life.

Whether you're looking forward to Christmas or struggling to make it through this time of year, John and Stasi offer ways to care for your heart this season.

John and Stasi offer ways to care for your heart during the non-stop rush of holiday demands, expectations, and longings.

Caring for your heart is of the utmost importance. Stasi Eldredge shares ways we can pursue, guard, and nurture our hearts.