Cultivating Hearts for Jesus

For HIS namesake




Speaking Topics

Popular programs, seminars and retreats

A Time to Dance

Keys to Biblical Prayer

Recognizing GOD Retreat

Remarkable Vision Retreat

Loyalty Retreat

TOUCH Conference (encouraging teachers in their ministry)

Epaphroditus (challenge to teachers in their ministry)

Ministering to Children in Crisis

Building Your Childís Christ Esteem

Numerous topics related to the above studies:

A Gift: From a Fatherís Heart

Luke 15:11-32

Abandoned Vision: Letting go and seeing Jesus

*Chronological Study of Jesus

Abandoning the Impossible

*Matthew 14:13-36


Ezekiel 28

Building Your Childís Self-Esteem

Ephesians 2:10

Christmas Story

*All Gospels Accounts


Numbers 8:5-13

Displaying His Splendor/A Character Marked by Christ††††††††† Approved Faith Tried Integrity

††††††††† Real Needs Inappropriate Desires

††††††††† A Living Sacrifice

††††††††† Comfort that Overflows

††††††††† Freedom From Foreign Matter

††††††††† Integrity Upheld

††††††††† Qualified for Inheritance

Numerous passages

Cornered in a Cave

1 Samuel 24

The Cost of Following Jesus

Luke 9:57-62

Cultivated Heart††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††† ††††††††† Crushed Pauper

††††††††† Proportionate Gladness

††††††††† Messianic Secret

††††††††† Taking Hold

††††††††† Remember Mercy

††††††††† Remarkable Vision

††††††††† Published Peace

††††††††† Risks of Righteousness/Proofof Eligibility

Matthew 5:3-11

Dance Leader/ Where does your choreography come from?

1 Peter 4:7-10

Dangerous Heights

Rev. 2:2-5

Committed Camel/Simple Conversations Bring Intimacy

Psalm 37:1-9



Finding Your Daybreak

Genesis 32:9-12

Grasping God in Your Struggles

Exodus 3-4

Finding God in Your Weakness

2 Corinthians 12:9-10

Under His Power and Authority

1 Kings 18-19:1-18

Choosing Deliberate Courage

Esther 4, 5:1-7, 7:3-6, 8:1-6, 16-17

Graceful Service in Our Struggles

Ruth 1:11-19, 2-3

Embracing Jesus in the Face of Storms

Matthew 14:22-36, Luke 22:31-34, John 18:15-18, 25-26, John 21:15-19, Acts 3:1-4-4:23

Living Radical Change

Acts 9:1-31

Embracing Shared Agony

Matthew 26:36-46, Mark 14:32-42, Luke 22:39-46, John 17:20-26

Embracing the Dance

1 Peter 4:7-10

Epaphraditus/Integrity Upheld/What does your ministry look like?

Philippians 2:25-30

Fringe Benefits

Matthew 14:35-36

God Gives us Songs in the Night

*Acts 16:16-40

Granny MaeBelle (Silly Skit turns serious about blooming where you are planted)


Loyalty Retreat†††††††

1 Corinthians 13:7 LB

Heard of GOD/Hannahís Story before Her Song

*1 Samuel 1

How to Develop a Powerful Prayer Life


What can we learn from Lydia?

Acts 16:11-15

How did Jesus Pray for Himself?

John 17:1-5

When answers are slow in comingÖ

Luke 18:1-8

Praying in Faith

James 5:13-20

What we must know about praise

Multiple Passages

Confessing Sins

Psalm 51

Spiritual and not temporal prayers

John 17:1-5

Jesusí Prayer for the Disciples

John 17:6-18

Meditation: The Intentional Act of Listening

Psalm 25:14

Meditation:The Reflective Act of Reading

Luke 24: 13-35

Identity: Trusting my identity in Christ after moving to a new city


Jacob & Rachel/ Lessons on Waiting

*Genesis 28-30

Jesus sings before Crucifixion

*Matthew 26:17-30

Jesus Prays

John 17:20-26

Do You Want to Leave Too?

John 6:25-70

Joy Made Complete

John 16:17-24

Living Water/Woman at the Well

John 4:1-26

Loosed to Praise/Zechariahís Story Before His Song

*Luke 1


Romans 12:9-21

Oneness in Spirit/Friendships that Develop

1 Samuel 18

Peace and Good Will to Men/One Angelís Story

*Gospel accounts of Jesusí birth

Praise of the Redeemer/A Vision of the Throne by John

*Revelations 4

PROVERBS/ Action Verses to Live By/Obtaining Wisdom††


Rachelís Story

*Fictional Account

Reconciled/Stripped of my Skin

Colossians 1:21-22

Redeemed to Praise (Study of the Praise Songs)


Loosed to Praise

Luke 1:5-25, 57-80††††

Increase in Exaltation

Luke 1:26-56

Heard of God

1 Samuel 1-2:1-11, 18-21, 26

Singing with Confidence

Exodus 15, Numbers 12

Ascribe to the LORD

2 Samuel 5-7, 1 Chronicles 13-16

Humility Magnified

Matthew 26:27-29, Mark 14:12-16, Luke 22:7-13, John 13-14

Songs in the Night/Finding Your Voice while in Bondage

Acts 16:16-40

Consider the Voice of Singers at the Watering Places

Judges 4-5

Praise of the Redeemer

Revelations 4-5

Remarkable: Finding Your Senses with GOD

Remarkable Vision

Remarkable Hearing

Remarkable Touch

Remarkable Fragrance


Resting in HIS Reality (An in-depth Bible Study)

Isaiah 11:2

Returning to Holiness

Matthew 21:12-17

Standing Firm

1 Cor. 15:58;1 Cor. 16:13-14

Testimony-The GIFT


The Battle is the LORDís!†††† Fighting Spiritual Battles

Ephesians 6:10-18

The Blind Man in Bethsaida

*Mark 8:22

The Face of a Father and a Friend

*Mark 1:16-20

The Power of a Word

Proverbs 10:21

The Roman Soldier

*Matthew 8:5-13


*I have written a short historical fiction account that dramatizes the lesson.




Tara Rye
Cultivating Hearts for Jesus

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