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  • What can we learn from Abraham’s decades of walking with God? In this message, Dr. Stanley teaches us how to obey in faith like Abraham did, following God even when the path ahead was dark. Learn how to keep giving God your yes, one day at a time. For more messages from Charles Stanley, including this week's broadcast, go to intouch.org/tv.

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  • The United States of America has gone from being one nation under God, to one nation over God. How did we get here, so far from being a country that reflects His kingdom in our culture and policies? In this message, Dr. Stanley dissects what it means for a nation to honor God and the consequences that follow failure. No matter what country you call home, as a Christian our primary citizenship is i...

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  • “But he forsook the counsel of the elders” (1 Kings 12:8). That is not the beginning of a story that ends well. Ignoring the advice of godly people never leads anywhere good. In this message, Dr. Stanley tells us how to avoid bad counsel, listing its hallmarks and encouraging us to seek the Lord first in all things. No one is called to go it alone in their walk with the Lord, but be careful who yo...

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  • Two sons, two rebellions, two confrontations. One father, one response: My door is always open. In this message, Dr. Stanley explores the love of God the Father through the parable of the prodigal son. All of us have sinned and fallen away from God in our own ways, but no matter where sin takes us, the path back home is always the same. And at the end is a Father, longing to embrace us. Discover j...

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  • While the Prodigal Son partied in a distant land, his older brother toiled in the backyard. But don't be fooled--turns out you don't have to leave home to rebel. In this message, Dr. Stanley takes a closer look at the second half of the parable of the lost son, examining the self-righteous attitude of his older brother. Though he has the appearance of a devoted son, in reality the older brother's ...

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  • How did I get here? Wallowing in a pigsty with nothing to eat and no one to turn to, the Prodigal Son must've asked himself this question a thousand times. In this message, Dr. Stanley traces the sad, downward spiral that sin leads us on when we believe Satan's lies and ignore God's Word. But no matter how dark sin may make our lives, God is willing and able to forgive, just like the father in the...

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  • There are many qualities of God revealed in Scripture, and one of them is His faithfulness. When the Lord was about to lead His people into the Promised Land, He gave them this reminder: “Know therefore that the Lord your God, He is God, the faithful God, who keeps His covenant and His lovingkindness to a thousandth generation with those who love Him and keep His commandments” (Deut. 7:9). For mo...

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  • "The truth is we all need forgiveness, we all need to repent, and we all need to surrender our lives to God if we intend to go to heaven." -Charles F. Stanley In this message, Dr. Stanley brings clarity to the mystical concept of spiritual rebirth. For many of us, salvation can seem like too abstract an idea to comprehend, but the fact of the matter is it's the cornerstone of our faith. Learn the...

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  • "A woman who loves God, who is in the Word, is trusting God for every need." -Charles F. Stanley In this message, Dr. Stanley details the many facets of a godly mother as well as describes the lasting impact she can have on her family. Learn how to live the kind of life you'd want for your children. For more messages from Charles Stanley, including this week's broadcast, go to intouch.org/tv.

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  • Ever thought to yourself, This Christian life is not all it's cracked up to be? If you feel disappointed with your spiritual life, it may be because you're not relying on the Holy Spirit. In this message, Dr. Stanley explores the essential role that the third person of the Trinity plays in each believer's life. Don't miss out on the greatest Helper God gave us-Himself as the Holy Spirit. For mor...

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  • Who do you say Jesus is? Take care in your answer—it's the most important one you'll ever give. In this message, Dr. Stanley teaches from the Gospel of John, illuminating exactly who Jesus is—God Himself. What you believe about this carpenter from Nazareth not only determines your life here and now, but in eternity. Discover how Jesus is the perfect image of God the Father. For more messages fr...

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  • Confusion and conflict versus provision and protection—which would you prefer? When we leave God out of our plans, we’re inviting all sorts of chaos into our lives, not to mention regret and loss. In this message, Dr. Stanley warns us against going our own way without a thought to what God thinks about our choices. God’s plans are the best plans, so why not partner with Him? For more messages fro...

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  • How do you obey when you don’t have the full picture? Learn from Noah. In this message, Dr. Stanley teaches us that, like Noah, we all have divine assignments. No matter what God calls us to do, our responsibility is to obey His instructions and trust Him to guide us. Discover the freedom in relying on God’s plan and not your own. For more messages from Charles Stanley, including this week's broa...

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  • “Enoch walked with God; and he was not, for God took him” (Gen. 5:24). For an obituary of a righteous man, those words seem insufficient; but in reality, they sum up what truly matters. When the Lord calls you home, will it be said of you that you walked with Him? In this message, Dr. Stanley explains how to fellowship with God like Enoch did—daily, faithfully, and obediently. Learn to live your l...

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  • What did Jesus do in three short years? He changed the world. In this message, Dr. Stanley details all that Jesus came to accomplish on earth: revealing the Father, redeeming the world, introducing the Holy Spirit, and teaching the disciples how to pray, love, and forgive. He may have only had three years of ministry, but it was enough to change the whole world, including the lives of believers to...

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  • What makes someone a follower of Jesus? Going to church? Donating money to good causes? Trying to be a good person? The answer is actually much simpler: all we have to do is follow the Leader. In this message, Dr. Stanley outlines exactly how to walk in the footsteps of Jesus, surrendering our lives and mirroring His life of prayer, service, and sacrifice. Don't get caught up in a performance-ba...

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  • “You will surely not die” (Gen. 3:4). Satan’s words to Eve about eating from the Tree of the Knowledge of Good and Evil directly contradicted what God had told her. Yet he convinced her there would be no repercussions to her disobedience. Satan still uses the same lie to deceive us today—that God’s Word can’t be trusted and that sin has no consequences. Learn to resist his deception and obey God....

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  • “Be of sober spirit, be on the alert. Your adversary, the devil, prowls around like a roaring lion, seeking someone to devour” (1 Peter 5:8). It’s easy to be on alert when things are going wrong. But when everything is good, do you find yourself letting your guard down? Believers must be vigilant even in times of peace because Satan is always looking to trip us up. Don’t fall prey to his subtle t...

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  • Prayer is seriously powerful business. So often, though, we treat it as a perfunctory task to be checked off our daily to-do list. How can we shift our attitudes from boredom and obligation to joy and expectation? The Lord always inclines His ear to His children. In this message, Dr. Stanley shares the foundational principles of effective prayer, and encourages us to confidently approach God with...

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  • “It is not good for the man to be alone” (Genesis 2:18). In the beginning, the first thing God declared bad was loneliness, and it still plagues humanity today. In this two-part message, Dr. Stanley first explains how we find ourselves in the desolate landscape of loneliness, challenging us to confront ourselves and the behaviors contributing to our isolation. Then, in the second part, he lays o...

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  • “Listen carefully—when your heart can’t break, you’re in trouble,” says Dr. Stanley. Compassion means "to suffer with," and even though that is often uncomfortable, it is central to loving our neighbors the way Jesus illustrated in the parable of the good Samaritan. In this message, Dr. Stanley encourages us to serve the suffering among us with open hearts and open hands. Learn to embrace the pain...