Back to Basics is the teaching and preaching ministry of Pastor Brian Brodersen. Back to Basics provides practical biblical principles for daily living found in the Word of God. On this website, you will find a collection of teachings, books, videos, and other valuable resources that will encourage your walk with the Lord.


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Beautiful People Don’t Just Happen by Scott Sauls


We all carry regret, hurt, and fear. These are burdens that weigh us down and make us feel trapped. But God wants us to discover His joy, relief, and hope that we become the beautiful humans He has created us to be.

In 25 years of pastoral ministry, Scott Sauls has come alongside countless individuals and communities through weary seasons and circumstances. Because of his own battles against fear, hurt, anxiety, and depression, Scott knows what it’s like to be unfinished and on the mend under Jesus’ merciful, mighty healing hand.

This wonderful, hope-infused book reminds us that God can take hard and ugly experiences and use them to craft tenderhearted, beautiful people.

This month, Back to Basics Radio will send you Beautiful People Don’t Just Happen as our gift of appreciation for your generosity. Request a copy for yourself, a family member, your coworker, or your neighbor today!


Once your donation is processed, please email your mailing address to contact@backtobasicsradio.com, and we will mail you a copy of A Non-Anxious Presence. Thank you for your continued support.


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The Resurrection of Jesus: Changed Lives

The final proof that convinces me of Jesus’ resurrection is the tens of millions of lives that have been transformed throughout history by encountering the resurrected Christ. There is no explanation for this transformation apart from Jesus being alive. Some might argue that Christianity isn’t the only religion that produces change in people’s lives, and […]