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Becky Thompson – God So Close

God‘s Story Podcast

How well do we know the Holy Spirit? How can we come to know God better? Brent talks with Becky Thompson, the author of ‘God So Close: Experience a Life Awakened to His Spirit’ published by Thomas Nelson. Becky is a bestselling author and the creator of the Midnight Mom Devotional Community gathering more than a million moms in nightly prayer.   (0:51) How we can come to know God better; (1:30) What prevents us from having a deeper experience of God; (3:12) Becky’s first experience of the Holy Spirit; (7:10) How the Holy Spirit helps us to love and obey Jesus more; (8:55) Who is the Holy Spirit? (12:03) How we get to know the Holy Spirit; (13:48) Is the filling of the Holy Spirit a continual process? (16:50) How God speaks to us through His Spirit; (17:40) The leading of the Holy Spirit; (20:35) The Spirit working through our gut feelings; (22:35) How God speaks to us through things that happen to us. Links mentioned in this episode: https://beckythompson.com Home - Thomas Nelson Becky Thompson 'God So Close: Experience a Life Awakened to His Spirit' What should we talk about? Please let us know in the comments. Did you enjoy this episode? If so, please give us a rating and leave a short review. Connect with us: godsstorypodcast@gmail.com godsstorypodcast.com Become a Supporter: If you’d like to help us make more great episodes like this one, please consider becoming a Patreon supporter. For as little as $5 a month, you’ll receive early access to new episodes plus bonus episodes and other goodies from time to time, and our undying gratitude. patreon.com/godsstorypodcast Thanks to our sponsors, Liquid Edge Creative who take care of the technical stuff behind the scenes.

29mins

8 Jul 2022

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How to Hear from God with Becky Thompson

The Alli Worthington Show

Friends! You do not want to miss out on this conversation with my friend, Becky Thompson! She is probably best known for her books on motherhood, but recently, she’s ventured in a new direction, spirituality. In her newest book, God So Close, she leans into all things related to the Holy Spirit (and she takes us along with her!). If you’ve ever found yourself asking why God doesn’t speak to you or who exactly is the Holy Spirit, this episode is for you! I hope you’ll be blessed by our conversation. Becky Thompson is the author at http://www.BeckyThompson.com and is the founder of the Midnight Mom Devotional community on Facebook, where over one million moms gather nightly for prayer. She has a captivating way of encouraging women (and men) in need of hope, healing, and the Heavenly Father's love. Becky lives in NW, Oklahoma, with her husband, Jared, and their three children. Listen in to learn more about: What it looks like to live more fully in the presence of the Holy Spirit Who the Holy Spirit is, how we hear from Him, and why He is important The gifts of the Spirit and how we can use our gifts to impact the world and share the message of Jesus  Favorite quotes: ~The enemy hasn’t taken the power away from the church, He has  simply done his best to make us believe that we don’t possess it. A life awakened to the Spirit is a life lived listening to God, listening to His voice and remembering that you are more than you can see and more than what you feel and that God has a purpose even for the little things in your life. ~The Holy Spirit is a speaking member of the Trinity.  ~What happened in the early church was not just for the early church, it was a continuation.  ~There aren’t people who don’t hear from God, you just haven’t learned how He speaks to you specifically yet. ~When we don’t have the realization that we are supernatural beings that happen to live in earthly bodies, that our supernatural lives began the moment we said Yes to a saving relationship with Jesus, that eternity began then for us. We were born not just of flesh, but we were born of spirit, alive in that moment for eternity. ~If the spiritual gifts are tools given to us by the Holy Spirit so HE can move through us, then, it makes them less about us, less about the gift and more about the person on the other side. Links to great things we discussed:  Spiritual gifts - Romans 12:3-8 Spiritual Gifts - 1 Corinthians 12 Becky Thompson's Website Lion -Elevation Worship song Marvel Movie Series Rees Howell's Biography - Book  Natural Sea Sponge Sonic drive in app Top Gun; Maverick 2022 Chris Tomlin - Always song Shadow liner - Sephora Join the Confident Motherhood Community here. Hope you loved this episode! Be sure to subscribe in iTunes and slap some stars on a review! :) xo, Alli

46mins

6 Jun 2022

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#148: Real Talk about the Holy Spirit with Becky Thompson

Real Talk with Rachael Podcast

This week on Real Talk with Rachael I'm talking with author Becky Thompson. Not only is Becky a bestselling author, but she's also the creator of the Midnight Mom Devotional community gathering more than one million moms in nightly prayer. She has become a voice for modern Christian womanhood, speaking about the struggle of balancing life as a wife, mother, and daughter of God. Becky lives in Oklahoma with her husband, Jared, and their three children. Key Points from Our Conversation: The Holy Spirit is a co-equal member of the trinity. If the Holy Spirit shows up, it should stir in our hearts the same type of adoration and awe as Jesus walking into the room. People are hesitant about engaging with the Holy Spirit because others have expressions that seem radical when God comes close. "Our expectations do not confine God." We think surrendering to the Holy Spirit means we'll lose control, but we're actually in more control when we allow the God who knows all things and loves us to lead us. When we accept the Holy Spirit's invitation to partner with Him, we get to know Him better and learn to love Him in a way that we can only understand when He guides us. This is what a life awakened to His spirit looks like. As we grow and mature, we look around and ask how the world around us needs us to know God as deeply and personally as we can. How can the people around us experience God's love through what we know of Him to be true? "The gifts of the Holy Spirit are given to us so He can move through us." It’s our responsibility to learn how to use them so the body can be whole and can function in its fullness. You already know the Holy Spirit if you know Jesus - He's the one that bought you into the relationship. The Holy Spirit is how Jesus comes close to us. It's through Him we experience God. Let’s Get Real Practical: What comes up for you when we discuss the topic of the Holy Spirit? Be honest. Write your answer down.  What do you want to come up when you think of the Holy Spirit? Connect with Becky: website | Instagram | Facebook Connect with Rachael: website | Instagram | Facebook

38mins

1 Jun 2022

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#195: Can I Learn To Hear the Holy Spirit? With Becky Thompson

4:13 Podcast with Jennifer Rothschild

In a busy world full of distractions, an intimate relationship with the Holy Spirit is more important than ever. But for many, the Holy Spirit seems vague and even a little confusing. Today, author Becky Thompson is back on the 4:13 to invite you into a closer relationship with the Holy Spirit. She’ll unpack who He is and how He moves. And you’ll learn how to recognize His voice and discern when God is leading you. The Holy Spirit doesn’t only attend certain church services or speak only to certain people. Oh no, my friend! He is with you right now, so let’s learn about who He is and how to hear His voice. SHOW NOTES: 413podcast.com/195

26mins

26 May 2022

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Episode 198 - Strengthened By His Spirit with Becky Thompson

Moms in Prayer Podcast

“The Holy Spirit was sent so we can still experience a life full of God’s love and His closeness.” What a gift Jesus has given to us as His followers! Today Stacy sits down with bestselling author and creator of the Midnight Praying Mom devotional community, Becky Thompson.  Listen in Becky shares the beauty of a life awakened to His Spirit.    ABOUT OUR GUEST: Becky Thompson is a bestselling author and the creator of the Midnight Mom Devotional community gathering more than one million moms in nightly prayer. Speaking to the struggle of balancing life as a wife, mother, and daughter of God, she has become the voice of modern Christian motherhood. An author of seven books, Becky has appeared on the USA Today, Publishers Weekly and ECPA bestseller lists.  Becky lives in Oklahoma with her husband, Jared, and their three children. SCRIPTURES: (NIV unless noted) And afterward, I will pour out my Spirit on all people. Your sons and daughters will prophesy, your old men will dream dreams, your young men will see visions. Joel 2:28 “I will pray the Father, and He will give you another Helper, that He may abide with you forever—the Spirit of truth, whom the world cannot receive, because it neither sees Him nor knows Him; but you know Him, for He dwells with you and will be in you.” John 14:16–17 (NKJV) But very truly I tell you, it is for your good that I am going away. Unless I go away, the Advocate will not come to you; but if I go, I will send him to you. John 16:7 When the day of Pentecost came, they were all together in one place.  Suddenly a sound like the blowing of a violent wind came from heaven and filled the whole house where they were sitting.  They saw what seemed to be tongues of fire that separated and came to rest on each of them.  All of them were filled with the Holy Spirit and began to speak in other tongues  as the Spirit enabled them. Acts 2:1-4 In the same way, the Spirit helps us in our weakness. We do not know what we ought to pray for, but the Spirit himself intercedes for us through wordless groans. Romans 8:26 And pray in the Spirit on all occasions with all kinds of prayers and requests. With this in mind, be alert and always keep on praying for all the Lord’s people.  Ephesians 6:18 BOOKS BY BECKY THOMPSON: God So Close Hope Unfolding Love Unending Peace LINKS: Becky Thompson Moms in Prayer Booklet-ebook format MOMS IN PRAYER New to Moms in Prayer? Find Out More!  PRAY with Moms in Your Community for Your Children Support Our Mission

29mins

28 Mar 2022

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JOE S7E19: Lisa + Friends: Becky Thompson

Jesus Over Everything

Lisa welcomes new friend Becky Thompson to the JOE show. Becky is a bestselling author, podcast host and the creator of the Midnight Mom Devotional community, gathering more than one million moms in nightly prayer. Today, Becky is sharing with Lisa about her new book, God So Close. Listen in on this wonderful conversation about how to hear God and the gift of The Holy Spirit. Links: God So Close Instagram Facebook Abide Bible Learn more about Lisa at LisaWhittle.com Produced by Unmutable™

35mins

25 Mar 2022

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PGK-Episode 158: Midnight Dad Devotional (with guests Becky Thompson and Dr. Mark Pitts)

Parenting Great Kids with Dr. Meg Meeker

This episode features the Dad-Daughter duo, Becky Thompson and Dr. Mark Pitts, co-authors of Midnight Dad Devotional: 100 Devotions and Prayers to Connect Dads Just Like You to the Father. Men will be encouraged to learn how God is with them through their parenting journey, in all seasons of life, and will be strengthened in their resolve to become the best father they can be. Dr. Meg & Guests Becky Thompson & Dr. Mark Pitts (Part 1) Dr. Mark Pitts explains how fathering seems to have moved from being rooted in relationship and connection with their kids to becoming more of a utilitarian role – provider and protector, sans any real relationship. A father’s role is often scaled down to tasks – disciplinarian, driver, coach, homework checker, money lender. Yet Dr. Pitts is finding that more and more men desire a return to being in true relationship with their children and they want to know how they can develop a deeper connection and long-lasting bond with their kids. Dr. Meg & Guests Becky Thompson & Dr. Mark Pitts (Part 2) Becky Thompson and Dr. Mark Pitts share further insights from Midnight Dad Devotional, explaining how the daily devotions give men a sense of connection with other fathers, strength for the day ahead, wisdom from the Bible for tough situations, affirmation of the importance of their role, and the reassurance that God is with them, no matter what. FROM THE PRODUCER Thanks for listening to Episode 158, “Midnight Dad Devotional” and for helping Dr. Meg’s parenting revolution reach more than SIX MILLION downloads! Subscribe, rate, and leave a review for us on iTunes! Get Social with Dr. Meg on Facebook & Instagram @MegMeekerMD Check out Dr. Meg’s parenting resources and tools at www.meekerparenting.com

29mins

8 Mar 2022

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113. Father Daughter Relationships with Dr. Mark Pitts and Becky Thompson

Radical Radiance

Becky Thompson is an author, speaker, and host of the Revived Motherhood Podcast. She founded the Midnight Mom Devotional with her mom as one of the largest nightly prayer movements in America. Becky and her father, Dr. Mark Pitts, co-wrote the Midnight Dad Devotional which offers the encouragement and biblical grounding to help dads around the world. She lives just outside of Nashville with her husband and three kids. We chatted about: The heart behind their new devotional Midnight Dad: 100 Devotions and Prayers to Connect Dads Just Like You to the Father The main issues that you're seeing dads face right now (and how they see the devotional coming in to help support them) What it was like to collaborate together as a father/daughter duo Encouragement for listeners in their prayer life The reassurance of knowing God is always with us

28mins

17 Jun 2021

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Dr. Mark R. Pitts and Becky Thompson on What Dads Need to Succeed

Build Your Best Family

As moms and dads we have expectations about what we should provide for our family. When we don’t meet those expectations, it can be challenging. We can get discouraged and doubt our purpose. With the help of the Midnight Dad Devotional we can turn to our Father and be reminded that we are not alone.Register for the Build Your Best Family Online Summit at http://events.buildyourbestfamily.comEverything we talked about in this episode can be found here: https://www.buildyourbestfamily.com/podcast/episode-1396Subscribe to the show in iTunes and leave a review. Reviews help podcasters get their show noticed.Join our Facebook GroupGet the Family Discussion Sheet

33mins

15 Jun 2021

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Episode 30: What Every Dad Needs to Tackle the Tough Task of Fatherhood--with Becky Thompson and Dr. Mark Pitts

Growing Home Together Podcast

Even the most bold, assertive, and confident man feels the heavy burdens and fears that come with fathering kids in these challenging times. He wonders Do I have what it takes? Who is the right example to follow? How do I measure up to God’s perfect example of fatherhood? What does it take to be a success? Am I the only one who struggles? Who will walk this road of parenting with me? Today’s guests, Becky Thompson and Mark Pitts, are here to share the one most important source of help and encouragement that every dad needs. They help us to understand How—and why—the Midnight Mom and Midnight Dad communities were born and have grown to encourage so many. How a dad’s needs are different from a mother’s as he raises his kids. What a dad needs to tackle the tough task of fatherhood in these challenging times. How a close relationship with Father God equips a dad to parent his kids. How to move past the insecurity of knowing you can’t be a perfect parent. The powerful motivation to keep reaching for more in your life as a dad. How to grow in your confidence to pray for your kids. How community with other dads is a game-changer in the life of a father Becky Thompson and Dr. Mark R. Pitts are the father-daughter duo behind the Midnight Dad online community , that encourages fathers with short, powerful prayers every night at midnight. Modeled off the runaway success of Midnight Mom, which has over 1.3 million followers, Midnight Dad meets fathers where they are and assures them that they are exactly who God chose as ‘dad’ for their family.  The pair have written a new devotional, Midnight Dad Devotional: 100 Devotions and Prayers to Connect Dads Just Like You to the Father.  It gives dads a sense of connection with other fathers, strength for each night and the day ahead, wisdom from the Bible for tough situations, affirmation of the importance of their role, and the reassurance that God is with them. This podcast is produced and edited by Angie Elkins Media, Inc. 

34mins

15 Jun 2021

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