Christ is All: Frank Viola Audio
CODA: The Tabernacle of David

CODA: The Tabernacle of David

August 22, 2016

Frank releases a CODA episode which contains one of the most powerful messages he's ever delivered. It's called "The Tabernacle of David." The message is part of a series of talks on The Deeper Christian Life Network

Chat with Frank: Unsubscribers (Crank) Call In

Chat with Frank: Unsubscribers (Crank) Call In

August 9, 2015

In a comical episode, the author's unsubscribers call in to "chat with Frank" using crank calls.

Bad Christian: On Being Challenged

Bad Christian: On Being Challenged

June 3, 2015

The boys from "Bad Christian" talk to Frank and his co-author Mary DeMuth about spiritual warfare, the future of the church, the difference between a challenge and an attack, a behind-the-scenes look at Pagan Christianity and The Day I Met Jesus, and several other subjects

Things We Miss When Reading the Gospels

Things We Miss When Reading the Gospels

March 4, 2015

Frank and Mary DeMuth talk to Dr. Michael Brown about some of the things we miss when reading the Gospels. A fresh presentation of Christ as they talk about their new book The Day I Met Jesus: The Revealing Diaries of Five Women from the Gospels.

Gutless Wonders

Gutless Wonders

January 18, 2015

Frank addresses a tragic problem in the Christian world today. Recorded in early December 2014.

Frank Interviews Your Favorite Character Caller

Frank Interviews Your Favorite Character Caller

December 10, 2014

The character caller from the 100th episode who won the most votes from listeners sits in the studio with Frank for a full-on interview. Warning: Do not attempt to listen unless you have a subtle sense of humor.

How Not to Receive Correction

How Not to Receive Correction

November 29, 2014

Frank talks about how a Christian should not receive correction from another believer. This is the other side of the conversation that he started in his article How Not to Give Correction.

How to End Spiritual Stagnation

How to End Spiritual Stagnation

November 6, 2014

Frank Viola author talks about his book, Jesus Now, and during the course of the conversation, he discusses the hindrances to spiritual progress and how to end them.

The Ultimate Issue

The Ultimate Issue

October 16, 2014

Frank Viola author delivers a stirring message at a conference in Tennessee. There is no music trailer for this episode. 

A Word to the Hardcore & An Invitation to Two Special Events

A Word to the Hardcore & An Invitation to Two Special Events

October 2, 2014

Updated in 2017: Frank gives a word to the "hardcore" - those who are "all in" with respect to following the Lord - and he extends a personal invitation to two of his annual events. Note that the reference to Elijah begins in 1 Kings 18 but continues through 1 Kings 19.

My Unforgettable Meeting with A.W. Tozer

My Unforgettable Meeting with A.W. Tozer

September 3, 2014

Frank Viola author shares about his meeting with A.W. Tozer and the practical and spiritual implications drawn from it.

The Unsearchable Riches of Christ

The Unsearchable Riches of Christ

August 27, 2014

Frank delivers a message on the unsearchable riches of Christ at a conference in Ohio in 2005. This message is part of an online Master Class given by Frank. If you want to be alerted when the class is open, sign up on the DCL Network | Master Classes Form and you'll be notified.

The 100th Episode

The 100th Episode

August 12, 2014

The 100th episode of the podcast defies a title or description. Warning: You must have a keen sense of humor to understand this particular show.

What We Haven’t Been Taught About Jesus

What We Haven’t Been Taught About Jesus

February 5, 2014

Frank Viola talks with Dr. Michael Brown about Jesus. Specifically, what many Christians haven't been taught about Him. If this episode stirs your heart toward Christ, please share it with others.

My Thoughts on Hyper-Grace & Should I Discontinue This Podcast?

My Thoughts on Hyper-Grace & Should I Discontinue This Podcast?

January 13, 2014

In this episode, Frank weighs-in on the "hyper-grace" controversy. He also asks listeners if he should continue the podcast. Here is the link to give your feedback.

7 New Songs

7 New Songs

December 13, 2013

This episode features seven new songs that Frank has featured on his blog. Click here to read the stories behind each song and the lyrics.

Answers to Hot-Boiling Questions

Answers to Hot-Boiling Questions

November 12, 2013

Frank Viola answers questions that have been submitted by his blog readers. Listen at your own risk. Serious answers are peppered with comedy and spoof. If you don't have a keen sense of humor, DO NOT listen. A music trailer begins and ends the episode.

The Church As Seen Through The Eyes of God: Part I

The Church As Seen Through The Eyes of God: Part I

September 17, 2013

The first message in a series of talks that Frank Viola delivered at a Body Life Conference in 2006. The entire the series has been transcribed and expanded, and it's part of the book From Eternity to Here.

Frankly Speaking:  “I Don’t Like Christians” - Why Christianity is a Joke to Countless People Today

Frankly Speaking: “I Don’t Like Christians” - Why Christianity is a Joke to Countless People Today

September 3, 2013

In this episode, Frank talks very candidly about several important matters. As with our other podcasts, a music trailer begins and ends the episode. Click here for Frank's new online discipleship course

Jesus Dramatized: Frank Talks with Fiction Writer Tricia Goyer

Jesus Dramatized: Frank Talks with Fiction Writer Tricia Goyer

August 19, 2013

In this episode, Frank talks with best-selling Christian fiction writer Tricia Goyer about turning "the Jesus story" into drama, bringing it to life.

Reading the Bible in 3D

Reading the Bible in 3D

August 6, 2013

Frank's second session from the NYC Ministers Conference with Scot McKnight, Jon Acuff, and Larry Osborne. For more detail on the subject, see Frank's book Jesus: A Theography. Frank's first session at the NYC Conference is also on this podcast.

God’s Favorite Place on Earth: Sample Chapters

God’s Favorite Place on Earth: Sample Chapters

July 11, 2013

Two chapters from "God's Favorite Place on Earth" by Frank Viola. Click here to order the book at a discount in hardback, kindle, nook, or audiobook.

Bono on Jesus: My Personal Reflections

Bono on Jesus: My Personal Reflections

June 25, 2013

In this episode, Frank Viola shares his reflections on Bono's statements about Jesus Christ which he (Frank) posted on his blog recently. There are three humorous commercials peppered into the episode and it ends with a comical blast from the past.

God’s Favorite Place - 2012 Conference Message Part III

God’s Favorite Place - 2012 Conference Message Part III

June 9, 2013

Message 3 of Frank's conference talks that formed the basis of his bestselling book, God's Favorite Place on Earth. As with all our audios, a music trailer begins it. One of the people who attended the conference wrote a song based on the talks. The song is presented at the end.

God’s Favorite Place - 2012 Conference Message Part II

God’s Favorite Place - 2012 Conference Message Part II

May 25, 2013

Message 2 of Frank's conference talks that formed the basis of his bestselling book, God's Favorite Place on Earth. As with all our audios, a music trailer begins it.

God’s Favorite Place - 2012 Conference Message Part I

God’s Favorite Place - 2012 Conference Message Part I

May 19, 2013

Message 1 of Frank's conference talks that formed the basis of his bestselling book, God's Favorite Place on Earth. As with all our audios, a music trailer begins it.

God’s Favorite Place on Earth - Dr. Michael Brown Interviews Frank Viola. Radio Interviews 2

God’s Favorite Place on Earth - Dr. Michael Brown Interviews Frank Viola. Radio Interviews 2

May 8, 2013

An  explosive new interview. Dr. Michael Brown interviews Frank Viola on some of the profound lessons contained in God's Favorite Place on Earth. This interview contains many surprising moments. You can check out Dr. Brown's radio show at The Line of Fire.

God’s Favorite Place on Earth - What Is It & Why Is It Important to You? Radio Interviews 1

God’s Favorite Place on Earth - What Is It & Why Is It Important to You? Radio Interviews 1

May 1, 2013

Frank Viola explains why God's Favorite Place on Earth affects every Christian today in two short radio interviews. A music trailer begins the episode.

Who Else Wants a Shot of Spiritual Adrenaline For Their Soul?

Who Else Wants a Shot of Spiritual Adrenaline For Their Soul?

April 10, 2013

Frank talks about his study, the upcoming online course called "Living by the Indwelling Life of Christ," the 18 struggles that most Christians face today, how to get a FREE copy of his book, "Rethinking the Will of God" (Revised), and the 25 gifts he wishes to give away in early May. As with many of our podcasts, this one begins with a music trailer.

The Deeper Journey: Part III

The Deeper Journey: Part III

March 13, 2013

Frank Viola's keynote message at a Deeper Christian Life conference in Texas. This is Part III. Parts I and II are now available on the podcast also. The three parts go together, so be sure to listen to them all. As with most of our episodes, there's a short music trailer at the beginning.

The Deeper Journey: Part II

The Deeper Journey: Part II

March 13, 2013

Frank Viola's keynote message at a Deeper Christian Life conference in Texas. This is Part II. Part I and III are now available on the podcast also. The three parts go together, so be sure to listen to them all. As with most of our episodes, there's a short music trailer at the beginning.

The Deeper Journey: Part I

The Deeper Journey: Part I

March 13, 2013

Frank Viola's keynote message at a Deeper Christian Life conference in Texas. This is Part I. Part II and III are now available on the podcast also. The three parts go together, so be sure to listen to them all. As with most of our episodes, there's a short music trailer at the beginning.

How to Start a Blog & Why Every Christian Should Have One

How to Start a Blog & Why Every Christian Should Have One

March 3, 2013

In this episode, Frank talks about why every Christian should have a blog and discusses the steps for creating one from scratch. As with most of our episodes, there's a short music trailer at the beginning.

For God So Loved the World vs. Love Not the World

For God So Loved the World vs. Love Not the World

February 19, 2013

Frank Viola's keynote session from the NCY Ministers Conference. Some of the other speakers were Scot McKnight, Jon Acuff, and Larry Osborne. A music trailer begins the audio.

Do You Make These 8 Mistakes When Reading the Bible?

Do You Make These 8 Mistakes When Reading the Bible?

January 20, 2013

Frank discusses 8 common mistakes that Christians make when reading the Bible.

Steve Brown Interviews Len Sweet & Frank Viola Again

Steve Brown Interviews Len Sweet & Frank Viola Again

December 15, 2012

Steve Brown interviews Sweet and Viola on their book, Jesus: A Theography. For the first time, the authors discuss the one part of the book where they disagreed -- the part that didn't make the final draft. (This podcast removes the commercials.) You can listen to Steve's other interviews at SteveBrownEtc.com and Keylife.org.

Christian Books (CBD) Interviews Frank on Jesus, Biblical Interpretation, and the Gospel

Christian Books (CBD) Interviews Frank on Jesus, Biblical Interpretation, and the Gospel

November 1, 2012

Christian Book Distributors (CBD) interviews Frank on Jesus, interpreting the Bible, and the meaning of the word "gospel" in the first century.

Jesus & the Scriptures

Jesus & the Scriptures

October 17, 2012

RealAnswers.net interviews Frank on Jesus and the Scriptures.

Jesus - A Theography: Introduction

Jesus - A Theography: Introduction

October 9, 2012

The Introduction of "Jesus: A Theography" by Frank Viola and Leonard Sweet. The detailed endnotes are not included in this audio. Click here to order the book at a discount in hardback, Kindle, or audiobook.

Encountering Christ in Colossians: Part V

Encountering Christ in Colossians: Part V

July 27, 2012

Frank Viola concludes his series on Colossians. In this talk, Frank expounds Colossians 3 to the beginning of 4. To sign up for the future Master Class that contains all the messages in this series, go to Viola's Master Classes.

Encountering Christ in Colossians: Part IV

Encountering Christ in Colossians: Part IV

July 6, 2012

Frank Viola ministers Christ out of Paul's letter to the Colossians. This talk expounds Colossians 1:24-29. To hear Frank unfold the first part of Colossians 1, listen to his conference message "Epic Jesus" also on this podcast. To sign up for the future Master Class that contains all the messages in this series, go to Viola's Master Classes.

Encountering Christ in Colossians: Part III

Encountering Christ in Colossians: Part III

June 15, 2012

Frank Viola ministers Christ out of Paul's letter to the Colossians. This talk sketches the big picture of Colossians 1 and 2. To sign up for the future Master Class that contains all the messages in this series, go to Viola's Master Classes.

Encountering Christ in Colossians: Part II

Encountering Christ in Colossians: Part II

June 8, 2012

Frank Viola ministers Christ out of Paul's letter to the Colossians. This talk gives the main points of the letter with some practical advice. To sign up for the future Master Class that contains all the messages in this series, go to Viola's Master Classes.

Encountering Christ in Colossians: Part I

Encountering Christ in Colossians: Part I

June 1, 2012

Frank Viola ministers Christ out of Paul's letter to the Colossians. This talk covers the historical background of the letter. To sign up for the future Master Class that contains all the messages in this series, go to Viola's Master Classes.

Living in the Divine Parenthesis

Living in the Divine Parenthesis

February 11, 2012

Frank weighs-in on the outreach vs. inreach debate among Christians (evangelism/social justice vs. community/communion), approaching it from a unique perspective and giving a clarion call regarding God's mission in the earth. (There are actually two messages combined into one audio.) The supplemental resources mentioned in the talk can be found on Frank's blog

I’m Back

I’m Back

January 17, 2012

After being on a blog sabbatical for 8 months, Frank Viola resumes blogging. Click here to read his blog: "Beyond Evangelical."

God’s Dream: What Does It Look Like?

God’s Dream: What Does It Look Like?

August 10, 2011

In this podcast, Frank shares on the dream of God and explores four aspects of the Lord's grand mission, answering the question, "what does it look like today?"

The $25,000 Give-Away

The $25,000 Give-Away

July 29, 2011

Listen to this episode and post your answer in the comments section on Frank's blog. That is, if you want to win $25,000. Do not post your answer on this page.

Building Your Spiritual Library: Thoughts on Christian Books

Building Your Spiritual Library: Thoughts on Christian Books

July 22, 2011

In this episode, Frank talks candidly about Christian books, reading, and building a spiritual library.