Today, the church has grown to multiple sites, with an average attendance of 18,000 every weekend.
Woodlands believes church should be “The Best Hour of Your Week,” and strives to provide an entertaining sermon which grabs the listener’s attention.
By 2011, his radio ministry could be heard on 850 stations, including stations across many Middle Eastern and Russian countries.
He is the senior pastor of Venture Christian Church in Los Gatos, California. He has only recently made his sermons available in podcast form, so there aren’t a huge number available right now, but they are being updated every Sunday. In October 2012, his podcast was among the top five most listened to podcasts on i Tunes.
These podcasts are a great introduction to a Christian radio legend. Today, he offers over 50 full length podcasts from recent years.
Located in Cincinnati, Ohio, Crossroads was founded in 1995 as a place to “bring your friends, minus the church lingo, bad coffee and kum-ba-yah.” Today, his plain engaging message is available online.
Crossroads church has one of the largest collections of podcasts available, going back over four years. Chip Ingram started in 1995 as a radio minister in Santa Cruz, California.
The podcasts cover a wide variety of topics, so you can easily find something of interest to you.