• Jackie Hooks

Jesus is big, y'all!

This is a call to be extraordinary. This is the call to live the extraordinary life.


Episode 21…The Power and Joy of a Praying Woman


I’ve always been a woman who prayed…prayed for my kids, prayed for my friends, prayed for my husband. But this year has been tough and I often feel like hiding instead of praying. Luckily, God has reminded me of the joy that comes from having direct access to Him. Come…


Episode 20…Front Porch Jesus Part 2

The completion to last week’s episode where I shared with you how Jesus came and saved a couple of sinners on their front porch one September evening. Come join me for this week’s episode of The Extraordinary Life!


Episode 18…How to Start a Fire…Chapter 7….Ablaze

There is hope for everyone when we live loved and let this fire of love consume our whole life.  There is hope for all the hopeless everywhere you turn.  There is hope for all the unnoticed and sad and scared and lonely people when we let Jesus light up our…


Episode 17…How to Start a Fire Chapter 6…Worthy of Your Calling

This isn’t fake, y’all.  You have received a calling.  It may be like no other on the planet.  You may be called to pick up a torch that has never been touched.  You may be called to build the world’s smallest bonfire, or smolder unnoticed for the rest of your…


How to Start a Fire Chapter 5…Used to Ashes

We always hope the ashes don’t belong to us. But when they do, God really does use ashes to rebuild.  But it has taken most of the last few years to understand what rebuilding looks like to Jesus and to understand what type of ashes He has to work with in…