199- Repenting to Glistening Hope

Repentance literally means to change the way you think. In this message, Steve Backlund helps you see repentance as a positive and ongoing process that leads to true transformation. 

197 – Demolishing the Roots of Dullness of Hearing

If we are going to experience something higher in our lives, then we need to believe something higher. If we are going to believe something higher, we must hear something higher than what we are experiencing. This message reinforces this truth, plus gives six causes of becoming dull in our hearing and ways to overcome each of these enemies to our personal victory and influence.

196 – 5 Reasons to do a Negativity Fast with Others

Steve and Igniting Hope Ministries are known for the power of negativity fasts and positivity feasts. They host an annual online fast/fast every year for Lent, and they offer the opportunity for it to be done at other times of the year as well. This message will inspire you to see the value of doing the fast with at least one other person. 

195 – 15 of My Favorite Hope Quotes

In this podcast, Steve shares and expounds on some of his best life-changing hope quotes. This message will help convince you of the importance and power of hope, plus give you insights on how to increase it in your life.

192 – Should We Really Get People’s Hopes Up?

People don’t tend to want to follow hopeless leaders. In this message, Steve Backlund shares how one of Jesus’ prime assignments was to give hope to people, and it is our assignment too.

190 – God Uses Unlikely People to Change the World

It is encouraging to see who God used in the Bible. If I was God, I would not have used half of the people He used. The Bible shares the good and the bad of our favorite biblical heroes. This gives us hope for ourselves. You will be encouraged to believe God can use you in incredible ways after listening to this inspiring message.   

189 – Musings on This Past Decade

As the 2020’s approach, Steve Backlund reflects on the decade ending. In many ways, it was the best decade ever. He shares why he believes this, plus he reflects on a variety of topics ranging from the health of the church, social media, Donald Trump, Bethel Church, and revival. 

188 – What to Believe This Christmas Season

Asking God, “What should I believe?” is more important than asking him, “What should I do?” This podcast shares beliefs to have that will dramatically increase the likelihood of breakthrough and blessing during the Christmas season and beyond.