Introducing The Reach Podcast

In this introductory podcast, John and Martine Smithwick quickly share from their heart about who they are, why they chose to start recording The Reach Podcast, and some of the interesting topics you’ll be hearing about in the near future. This short session is full of heart and sets up many great moments to come!

079: Hayne Schurz | Cultivating Healthy Relationships Part 2

A dear friend of John’s, Rev. Hayne Schurz returns to the The Reach Podcast for this 2-part series. In life and ministry, relationships are by far the most important thing we can cherish. Uncomfortable conversations and misunderstandings keep relationships broken in the body of Christ even amongst leaders. As a consequence, this hinders our effectiveness in reaching people for Christ.

In these episodes, John and Hayne discuss the importance of relationships and what role they play to keep longevity in our walk with God. We need to grow past fears and risk being open and vulnerable in order to have healthy relationships. Enjoy being challenged in these episodes as they open their hearts and share from the Word of God. Listen on iTunes, Google Play, Spotify, johnsmithwick.com, or the Global Ventures app!


078: Hayne Schurz | Cultivating Healthy Relationships Part 1

A dear friend of John’s, Rev. Hayne Schurz returns to the The Reach Podcast for two inspiring episodes. In life and ministry, relationships are by far the most important thing we can cherish. Uncomfortable conversations and misunderstandings keep relationships broken in the body of Christ even amongst leaders. As a consequence, this hinders our effectiveness in reaching people for Christ.

 

In these episodes, John and Hayne discuss the importance of relationships and what role they play to keep longevity in our walk with God. We need to grow past fears and risk being open and vulnerable in order to have healthy relationships. Enjoy being challenged in these episodes as they open their hearts and share from the Word of God. Listen on iTunes, Google Play, Spotify, johnsmithwick.com, or the Global Ventures app!


077: John Smithwick | The Holy Spirit: How to Receive – Pt. 4

This is Part 4 of a powerful series where John Smithwick teaches extensively on the purpose of the Holy Spirit in our daily lives.

In this episode, John discusses the topic of being filled with the Holy Spirit. John walks us through several scriptures and stories about how we can all pray supernaturally, and gives practical steps on how to receive the baptism of the Holy Spirit. This is for everyone; God wants us all to experience His presence and power in our prayer life and our relationship with Him.


If you want to experience God’s power in a greater measure, tune into this episode on iTunes, Google Play, Spotify, johnsmithwick.com, or the Global Ventures app!

076: John Smithwick | The Holy Spirit: How He Helps Us Pray – Pt. 3

This is Part 3 of a series where John Smithwick teaches extensively on the purpose of the Holy Spirit in our daily lives.

In this episode, John talks about what the Word of God says about how the Holy Spirit helps us pray. The Holy Spirit helps guide us when we don’t know what to pray or do in certain situations. When we allow the Holy Spirit to direct our prayer life, we are able to speak out God’s perfect will. God wants to accomplish the work of His Kingdom in us and through us, and that begins with prayer.

If you are wanting to know more about how to invite the Holy Spirit into your prayer life as well as how to know the voice and tug of the Holy Spirit, then, you don’t want to miss this episode.


075: John Smithwick | The Holy Spirit: His Power in Our Lives – Pt. 2

This is Part 2 of a series where John Smithwick teaches extensively on the purpose of the Holy Spirit in our daily lives.

 

In this episode, John reveals the power of the Holy Spirit through scripture. Because of the Holy Spirit, we become bold in our faith and walk with God, there’s a confidence and power that comes no other way than by receiving the Holy Spirit. There is more that God wants us to experience and live in. Don’t miss this episode as John digs into the scriptures and shares specifically about the Holy Spirit’s role in this area.

 

If you want to experience God’s power in a greater measure in your life, then you don’t want to miss this episode.


074: John Smithwick | The Holy Spirit: His Purpose in Our Lives – Pt. 1

This is Part 1 of a series where John Smithwick teaches extensively on the purpose of the Holy Spirit in our daily lives.

In this episode, John approaches questions many people ask about who the Holy Spirit is and why we need Him in our walk with Christ. If you yourself are questioning if you need the Holy Spirit or want to know more about the Holy Spirit’s role, then these next episodes are for you. It is so important as believers to know God’s heart and the promises He has given us to succeed in our lives through our relationship with Him.

 

If you want to know what it is like to live a life full of miracles from heaven and know exactly what God’s Word says about the Holy Spirit, then you don’t want to miss this episode.


073: Pastor Ron Woods | Reaching Your City and Beyond Part 2

John was reacquainted with someone that had impacted his life as a young teenager while he lived in Pine Bluff, Arkansas, Pastor Ron Woods. Ron is now the lead pastor for The Assembly in Broken Arrow, which is one of the largest Assemblies of God churches in the Tulsa area. In this two-part series, Pastor Ron shares about how to create a culture that is dedicated to impact their community while being invested in world evangelism. Ron shares personal stories of how their church’s outreaches have impacted individuals in a dramatic way.


072: Pastor Ron Woods | Reaching Your City and Beyond Part 1

John was reacquainted with someone that had impacted his life as a young teenager while he lived in Pine Bluff, Arkansas, Pastor Ron Woods. Ron is now the lead pastor for The Assembly in Broken Arrow, which is one of the largest Assemblies of God churches in the Tulsa area. In this two-part series, Pastor Ron shares about how to create a culture that is dedicated to impact their community while being invested in world evangelism. Ron shares personal stories of how their church’s outreaches have impacted individuals in a dramatic way.


071: Pastors Willie & Whit George | Transition in Leadership Pt. 2

In this two-part series, you will hear from some of the leading Pastors in our nation.

Pastors Willie George and Whit George from Church on the Move founded one of America’s most innovative churches.

In this episode, they share some incredible insight through their personal journey about transitioning in leadership. There is a generational shift occurring in the body of Christ and how transition happens is essential for the longevity of churches and ministries. While embracing change can be hard, Pastor Willie and Pastor Whit share about the practical steps to take in order to have a graceful transition.


070: Pastors Willie & Whit George | Transition in Leadership Pt. 1

In this two-part series, you will hear from some of the leading Pastors in our nation.

Pastors Willie George and Whit George from Church on the Move founded one of America’s most innovative churches.

In this episode, they share some incredible insight through their personal journey about transitioning in leadership. There is a generational shift occurring in the body of Christ and how transition happens is essential for the longevity of churches and ministries. While embracing change can be hard, Pastor Willie and Pastor Whit share about the practical steps to take in order to have a graceful transition.


     

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.