John Smithwick is the founder and president of Global Ventures. Along with his wife Martine, he has mobilized thousands of short-term missionaries to over 20 nations around the world. They live in Tulsa, Oklahoma with their two sons.

065: Pastor Larry Ragland | Seeing Greatness Part 2

In this two-part series, John is joined by his dear friend, Pastor and Author Larry Ragland! Larry’s new book, I See Greatness in You, not only tells his story, but touches on the important truth that God has put greatness on the inside of each of us, regardless of what our life circumstances have looked like.


We highly recommend his book. You can purchase it here.

064: Pastor Larry Ragland | Seeing Greatness Part 1

In this two-part series, John is joined by his dear friend, Pastor and Author Larry Ragland! Larry’s new book, I See Greatness in You, not only tells his story, but touches on the important truth that God has put greatness on the inside of each of us, regardless of what our life circumstances have looked like.

We highly recommend his book. You can purchase it here.

063: Mark Bowling | Training Leaders Internationally Part 2

In this episode John is joined by Evangelist Mark Bowling! This is part two of a two-part session where Mark Bowling shares what training leaders internationally looks like through the model God gives us. If you want to make a lasting impact within your reach, these episodes will give you some principles to make that a reality.


If you would like to get to know and support the Bowling’s ministry click here.

062: Mark Bowling | Training Leaders Internationally Part 1

In this episode John is joined by Evangelist Mark Bowling! This is part one of a two-part session where Mark Bowling shares what training leaders internationally looks like through the model God gives us. If you want to make a lasting impact within your reach, these episodes will give you some principles to make that a reality.


If you would like to get to know and support the Bowling’s ministry click here.

061: Larry & Angela Keeton | Operating in God’s Power Part 2

This episode features Larry and Angela Keaton, sharing a timely conversation with John on the subject of God’s power, how it operates in us according to God’s Word, and signs that it’s being used incorrectly. In today’s Christian world, so many mixed messages have been broadcast about what God’s power in operation looks like/doesn’t look like that many are tempted to avoid it entirely, but fret no more – this message will encourage and empower you!


Scriptures to follow along with.

1 Cor 12:7, 1 Cor 12:11, Mark 16:15, Acts 4: 1, Acts 4:16, 1 Cor 12:31, 1 Cor 14:1, John 14:12, Matt 10:1, John 3:16, Acts 17:1

060: Larry & Angela Keeton | Operating in God’s Power Part 1

This episode features Larry and Angela Keaton, sharing a timely conversation with John on the subject of God’s power, how it operates in us according to God’s Word, and signs that it’s being used incorrectly. In today’s Christian world, so many mixed messages have been broadcast about what God’s power in operation looks like/doesn’t look like that many are tempted to avoid it entirely, but fret no more – this message will encourage and empower you!


059: John Smithwick | True Servanthood Part 3

This will be a special treat for you, the podcast listeners. This is the third and final episode where you have the opportunity to listen in on a recent mentorship session that John taught the Global Ventures CORE Program and staff members. We believe that this is an important and relevant subject explored with depth and practicality.


If you want to join the CORE Program and receive teaching like this on a weekly basis as well and hands-on training and unique missions opportunities, registration is open for the 2018-2019 year! Learn more and apply now at GlobalVentures.tv/CORE

058: John Smithwick | True Servanthood Part 2

This will be a special treat for you, the podcast listeners. This is the second of 3 episodes where you have the opportunity to listen in on a recent mentorship session that John taught the Global Ventures CORE Program and staff members. We believe that this is an important and relevant subject explored with depth and practicality.


If you want to join the CORE Program and receive teaching like this on a weekly basis as well and hands-on training and unique missions opportunities, registration is open for the 2018-2019 year! Learn more and apply now at GlobalVentures.tv/CORE

057: John Smithwick | True Servanthood Part 1

This will be a special treat for you, the podcast listeners. For the next 3 episodes, you’ll have the opportunity to listen in on a recent mentorship session that John taught the Global Ventures CORE Program and staff members. We believe that this is an important and relevant subject explored with depth and practicality.

Watch the video that John references in the beginning of this clip here: https://vimeo.com/111590028 – you can watch the entire Australia episode at http://globalventures.tv/watch/!

If you want to join the CORE Program and receive teaching like this on a weekly basis as well and hands-on training and unique missions opportunities, registration is open for the 2018-2019 year!


Learn more and apply now at GlobalVentures.tv/CORE

056: Brandon Querin | Connecting With The Next Generation Part 2

This week, John sits down with Brandon Querin, former member of the CORE Program and current Junior High pastor at Church on the Move. John and Brandon talk about ways to effectively understand and reach the young people in your life, as well as the profound difference mentorship makes in our lives. This is the second of two parts, both exploring spiritual and practical elements of the subject!


     

The Reach Podcast with John Smithwick features weekly interviews with a variety of influencers about relevant issues that the Body of Christ is facing today.