John Bevere (born 2 June 1959) is a best selling author originating from Colorado. He writes on a variety of Christian and biblical-based subjects and tours both nationally and internationally speaking on them. John Bevere is a man best known for his book "The Bait of Satan", with more than one million in print.
John & Lisa Bevere (March-02-2021) Watch: Building a Marriage that Lasts (part 2) .
“What do I do when my spouse just feels like a roommate?”
We’re tackling this question and more on the podcast today! Today’s episode of Conversations with John and Lisa is part two of our “Building a Marriage that Lasts” conversation in which we’re answering questions sent in from the audience.
Some of the topics we’re tackling are:
-How to co-lead (a business or a ministry) with your spouse
-How to avoid competition and comparison in your marriage
-How to make your marriage a priority in midst of life’s busyness
-How to keep the romance alive
-How to set a vision for your marriage
Our passion is to see marriages whole and thriving as husbands and wives learn how to better love and communicate with each other! We hope this conversation equips you to do just that!
John & Lisa Bevere (February-16-2021) Watch Message: Building a Marriage that Lasts - part 1
“How do you build a marriage that lasts?”
As we travel, meet people, and interact with so many of you on social media, we get a variation of this question constantly. Well today on Conversations with John and Lisa, we’re diving into this!
We recently asked our listeners what questions they have about marriage. Today is part 1 of a conversation in which we answer your questions!
Some of the questions we’re answering today are:
—Who is supposed to lead in a marriage?
—How do you work through differences you can’t seem to align on easily?
—How do you learn to communicate well when there are major differences in personality styles?
—Prenups… good idea or bad idea?
Our passion is to see marriages whole and thriving as husbands and wives learn how to better love and communicate with each other! We hope this conversation equips you to do just that!
Lisa Bevere (February-16-2021) Watch Message: Trusting Through Adversity. This week on Better Together, Lisa Bevere discusses God's perfect love. Join the conversation as Lisa Harper, Mo Isom Aiken, Nona Jones, and Sheila Walsh join Lisa Bevere to discuss how God is always good for you.
John Bevere (February-02-2021) Watch Message: A Roundtable Discussion on the Labels that Limit Us.
In this special episode of Conversations, we’re not only joined by our youngest son Arden to continue the conversation on his new book, we’re joined by all four of our boys and our daughter-in-love Christian!
We recently all sat down to have a conversation about the labels that limit us and how God is redefining those labels, and we want to share this conversation with you—our podcast family!
Tune in as we talk about what it looks like to go from doubtful to seeking, discouraged to hopeful, lost to focused, and so many more!
John & Lisa Bevere (January-26-2021) A Generation REDEFINED with Arden Bevere.
In this episode of Conversations, we’re so excited to be joined by our youngest son, Arden Bevere, as we dive into the message behind his first book, “Redefined: Confronting the Labels that Limit Us.”
At some time or another, all of us have to face off with the labels that limit us and make room for God to tell us exactly who we are. Arden shares his passion for his generation and his desire to see them walk FREE of the labels and into the destiny and calling God has for them.
Tune in as we unpack what it looks like to let God redefine the labels in our lives!
John Bevere (January-19-2021) Vision for 2021 & Beyond with Rob Birkbeck. The MessengerX app is here! In this episode, our International Director, Rob Birkbeck, joins us once again to continue the conversation on our vision for 2021 and beyond. This conversation comes just a few days after the launch of our new state-of-the-art discipleship app MessengerX. Our passion is to see nations around the world discipled. Why? Simply because we believe that EVERYONE deserves to know—and MessengerX is how we intend to tell everyone, everywhere about the love of God and truth of His Word.
Lisa Bevere (January-16-2021) Watch Message: You Can't Love What God Loves if You Don't Hate What He Hates. Lisa Bevere joins CeCe Winans on TBN's Praise to discusses what God hates. Listen as they discuss how you can't love what God loves if you don't hate what He hates.
Lisa Bevere (January-16-2021) Watch Message: There is Only ONE Truth. Lisa Bevere join CeCe Winans on TBN's Praise to discuss whether or not the truth changes with our culture. Listen as they discuss how we may each have different stories, but that there is, and will always be, only one truth.
John & Lisa Bevere (January-05-2021) Vision for 2021 & Beyond with Rob Birkbeck . 2021 is here and we couldn’t be more excited! We have so much vision and hope for this year and are excited to share it with you in this episode and the next…but to know where you’re going, we believe it’s important to keep in mind what God has already done. Join us for this conversation with our Messenger International International Director, Rob Birkbeck, as we look back and share some of the incredible stories of what God has been doing in the nations over the past 10 years. We are so excited to be on this journey with you, our podcast family, and can’t wait to see what God does in 2021 and beyond!
A Conversation with the Benham Brothers (part 2) - John & Lisa Bevere, podcast (December-22-2020). In this episode, we continue our conversation with twin brothers, authors, speakers, and real estate entrepreneurs David and Jason Benham. They share their experience standing up to cancel culture and remaining steadfast in their convictions of God’s Word and truth, despite being pressured to back down from their faith in moments of tension.
Listen to a Chapter from the New X Book! - John & Lisa Bevere, podcast (November-24-2020). In this episode, you get an exclusive listen to one of the chapters from John’s new book “X: Multiply Your God-Given Potential.” In this chapter, titled “Diligence and Multiplication,” John shares how hard work and God’s grace are a powerful combination when we’re seeking to build a life that multiplies the Kingdom of God. He shares stories from the times early on in ministry when he and Lisa were serving under the vision of their pastors, to the conception of Messenger International and the early days of the ministry, to the publishing of the Bait of Satan. He dives into how God honored their diligence and hearts, and multiplied the work of their hands along the way. As you tune in today, we hope you are inspired to work diligently at everything God has placed in front of you and watch as He is faithful to multiply what is in your hands!
John Bevere (November-10-2020) Watch Message: How To Multiply Your God-Given Potential. In this episode, John and Lisa sit down to discuss John’s new book X: Multiply Your God-Given Potential. John shares how every single person is gifted by God, and it’s up to each person to decide how they will use that gift: Will they bury it? Use it to serve their own agenda? Or will they use it to build God’s Kingdom? John dives into how faithfulness, contrary to common thought, it not our ability to well-maintain what has been entrusted to us, but rather to multiply what has been entrusted to us.
Conversations with John & Lisa Bevere (October-27-2020) Ep. 161: Why We Need Fervent Prayer in 2020.
2020 took so many of us by surprise. It has tested us and refined us, and in so many ways given us an opportunity to live out what we believe amid unimaginable circumstances.
One of the keys to moving through this season in strength, both for us and for our team at Messenger International, is fervent prayer. When a believer stands in faith and prays fervently, mountains move.
In this episode, we dive into what it looks like to pray fervently, how and why Scripture commands us to pray this way, and what happens we do! We hope this episode encourages you today!
Matt and Kendal LIVE with John Bevere (October-21-2020). TUESDAY NIGHT LIVE with Pastor Matt and Kendal Hagee. Tonight we are grateful to have a friend of Cornerstone, John Bevere! You don't want to miss out!
Responding to Authority When You’ve Been Mistreated - John & Lisa Bevere, podcast (October-13-2020). For years following the releases of The Bait of Satan and Under Cover, we have been asked the question, “How do you respond to authority when your leader is abusing their place of power and you’re being mistreated?” In today’s podcast, we dive deep into this topic. We talk about how to differentiate between moments where you simply feel mistreated by a leader and how to respond when you truly are being mistreated. We discuss examples from God’s Word when people faced abusive leadership and the precedent they set for how to respond in situations like these.
John & Lisa Bevere: Ep. 159: Q&A with John and Lisa! (Part 2). In this episode we answer even more of your questions! We recently asked our communities on social media for questions our listeners wanted us to speak to on the podcast. We had so many incredible questions pour in that we couldn’t limit it to just one show! This week is part two of our Q&A series and we’re answering questions like “How do you respond to a pastor who abuses their authority?” and “What does modesty look like in 2020?”
John & Lisa Bevere (September-01-2020) Listen to Chapter One of Godmothers. In this episode, we continue our deep dive into the Godmothers message! Lisa shares the first chapter from the Godmothers Book called “Why You Need One.” In this chapter, Lisa reveals the deep need we have for godmothers in our lives and how these people serve as a catalyst for our transformation. Listen in as Lisa shares what it was like to be a young woman in ministry who desperately longed for a godmother, but couldn’t find one, and how God used that season to help her become the woman she wished she’d had by her side.
PODCAST: Conversations with John & Lisa | Ep. 156: All About Godmothers! - John & Lisa Bevere (August-18-2020). In this episode, John and Lisa discuss all things Godmothers! With the launch of Lisa’s book only a week away, she shares her heart for the Godmothers message. She dives into how to get moving when you’ve been frozen in fear, and what it looks like when God begins to close the gaps between the older and younger generations. Tune in today to learn what it looks like to be someone who helps bridge gaps in others’ lives!
John Bevere (August-04-2020) Message: Honoring God through Healthy Living. In this episode, John and Lisa dive into the importance of stewarding our physical health as believers. John shares his five keys to a healthy diet and how to practically implement healthy living as a lifestyle rather than a diet. Your body is God’s vessel to accomplish His will on the earth. Tune in to discover the best ways to honor God by honoring the vessel He’s given you!
John Bevere (July-17-2020) Sermon: Three Steps to Finding Your Calling. John Bevere shares three keys to discovering your God-given calling and reveals how these played out in his own life in lesson 5 of the Called course.
John Bevere (July-12-2020) Sermon: How is Your Perspective? John Bevere, just preached a marvelous message for my church in Moscow. John lets us know the kind of thinking we need to have to live successfuly for Jesus in these strange days we're living in and how we need to live for eternity.
John & Lisa Bevere (July-07-2020) The Role of Social Media in Our Lives - Pt. 2. In this episode, John and Lisa are joined again by their daughter-in-love Christian as they continue to discuss the role of social media in our lives as believers. They dive into topics like cyberbullying, how to engage with haters, and how to let the voices in our everyday lives speak louder than the ones on social media. Tune in to discover how to interact online in a way that honors others and represents the body of Christ well.
John & Lisa Bevere (June-23-2020) The Role of Social Media in Our Lives (Pt. 1). In this episode, John and Lisa are joined by their daughter-in-love Christian as they discuss how to wisely use social media in today’s world. In a day when 3.5 billion people around the world use social media daily, there’s no escaping the fact that social media has changed so much about our lives—but how should we be using it? What does it look like to use social media with wisdom? Tune in as John, Lisa and Christian discuss what true connection looks like in the midst of the online world and how we can use social media as a tool for the gospel to go forth in the earth.
John & Lisa Bevere (June-09-2020) Podcast: Race & Reconciliation with Jordan Lewis. In this episode, John and Lisa sit down with Jordan Lewis, Messenger International Staff Pastor, to have a conversation on race & reconciliation. In this moment when conversations on racial injustice are at the forefront of our society, John, Lisa, and Jordan discuss what it looks like to move forward toward reconciliation as people of faith. Tune in to hear this conversation about racism, forgiveness, and healing, and discover how to move forward as Kingdom people in this pivotal moment.
Navigating Conflict in Close Proximity - John & Lisa Bevere (May-26-2020). In this episode, John and Lisa discuss how to healthily navigate conflict with your spouse, family, and loved ones. In this time when so many are in close proximity with those they love, it’s only natural that conflicts bubble to the surface. Tune in to discover how to fight for your relationships when this happens, rather than fight the ones you love.
John Bevere (May-12-2020) Responding to Life's Interruptions. In this episode, John and Lisa discuss how to properly respond to life’s inevitable interruptions. Interruptions aren’t isolated to only global pandemics. In fact, they happen in our lives all the time. Part of life is learning to navigate these times. Tune in to hear how Jesus, as well as other heroes of the faith, navigated life’s interruptions and how God works behind the scenes in these times in our lives.
John Bevere (May-06-2020) Message: The SEND | The Fear of the Lord. In this message, John Bevere talks about what it means to truly fear the Lord and how the fear of the Lord will transform your walk with God.
John & Lisa Bevere (April-28-2020) Conversation: The Power of a Fresh Perspective. Perspective is a powerful thing. In this episode, John and Lisa talk about what it looks like to adopt God’s perspective and how it empowers you to face any circumstance with strength. Tune in to discover what it looks like to align your perspective with the Word of God and watch how it transforms your life!
John Bevere (April-14-2020) Podcast: Breaking Intimidation in Your Life. In today’s episode, John and Lisa discuss what it means to break free of fear discouragement and walk in the freedom for which God created you. This is no time to give in to a pandemic of fear. God created his people to walk in a spirit of power, love, and soundness of mind. Tune in to discover how to break the spirit of intimidation in your life.
John Bevere (April-02-2020) Sermon: How To Stay Strong During Difficult Circumstances. In this episode, John and Lisa discuss how to be strong in the Lord during difficult circumstances. They share why being strong is not wrong and how to determine what true strength looks like. Don't miss this encouraging episode!
John Bevere (April-01-2020) How to Navigate COVID-19 as a Person of Faith (Pt. 2). In this special episode, John and Lisa are joined by their firstborn son Addison as they continue the conversation on how to navigate COVID-19 as people of faith. They discuss how to be strong in faith in seasons of shaking and how God can use these seasons to produce good fruit in our lives.
John & Lisa Bevere (March-18-2020) How to Navigate COVID-19 as a Person of Faith. In this special episode, John and Lisa tackle what’s happening in the world right now in light of COVID-19. They discuss everything from how to build your faith in the midst of fear, to talking to your children about what’s going on in the world, to dealing with the loneliness of social distancing.
Conversations with John & Lisa | Ep. 143: Love + Relationships with Juli & Christian pt. 3. In this episode, John and Lisa conclude their conversations about love and relationships with two of their daughters-in-love, Julianna and Christian. They discuss how to protect your marriage from infidelity, manage friendships with the opposite sex, and share practical tools for creating a thriving marriage. Listen in on this honest conversation about love and relationships through the seasons.
John Bevere (February-18-2020) Podcast: Love + Relationships with Juli & Christian pt. 2. In this episode, John and Lisa continue their conversation about love and relationships with two of their daughters-in-love, Julianna and Christian. They discuss how to know if you are marrying the right person and share ways to identify a toxic or unhealthy relationship. Listen in on this candid discussion about love and relationships through the seasons.
Love + Relationships with Juli & Christian - Conversations with John & Lisa | Episode 141. In this episode, John and Lisa chat about love and relationships with their two daughters-in-love, Julianna and Christian. They discuss how to do marriage well and share practical tools they use to cultivate loving relationships. Tune in to this fun discussion about love and relationships through the seasons.
The Rock | Prophetic Conference 2019 - Lisa Bevere (May-22-2019). Part of Lisa Bevere’s sermon during the 2019 Prophetic Conference at Bethel church in Redding, California.
Prophesy, Don't Criticize - Lisa Bevere (March-12-2019).. In this video, Lisa Bevere teaches the importance of prophesying solutions rather than criticizing others.
John Bevere (January 16, 2018) - God, Where Are You?! Have you ever felt like God was a million miles away? It's so easy to feel like God has abandoned us when we go through tough times, but nothing could be further from the truth. God uses wilderness seasons to draw us closer and prepare us for our destiny—if we handle them correctly. Learn how to navigate the wilderness with both strength and purpose in my newest book "God, Where Are You?!"
John Bevere, Lisa Bevere (October 24, 2018) - Hope For Your Marriage—Our Story. Wherever you find yourself in your marriage, there is hope. In this video, we share how God took our marriage from the brink of collapse and completely transformed it. Get the tools you need to build a thriving marriage with The Story of Marriage Course.
John Bevere (October-15-2018) You Can Stake Your Life on the Bible. People spend more time on social media today than they do in God's Word. We need to reverse that!
John Bevere (October 12, 2018) - The Prisoner. A Killing Kryptonite Short Film. What are you still holding on to?
John Bevere (October 11, 2018) - Repentance - Killing Kryptonite. John Bevere shares about the message of Repentance from his new book "Killing Kryptonite".
John Bevere (October-09-2018) Sermon: Aim To Please God. There is nothing you can do to make God love you any more or less—but you do control how pleased He is with you
Lisa Bevere (October 3, 2018) - Do the Word of God. Let's not just read the Word of God. Let's be doers of God's Word and give it full expression in our lives.
Lisa Bevere (Sept 26, 2018) - Be a Faith Hero. “We can be in our day what the heroes of faith were in their day—but remember at the time they didn't know they were heroes.” —A.W. Tozer
SonsAndDaughtersTV (Sept 20, 2018) - Sexual Purity /// 038. I will be getting married in just 4 days, which means I’m finally having sex! Before Jess and I say our vows and head off on the honeymoon, I wanted to give you some thoughts on sexual purity. The simplest advice for a non-married person is pretty straightforward: don’t do it. But putting this into practice is a lot harder and not the norm today. So the big question is, why wait until marriage to have sex?