Jun 22, 2021
The epistles are what I like to think of as “big-word books.” They teach us about abstract concepts like propitiation, redemption, atonement, and righteousness. This can be intimidating, but also enlightening.
Today’s spiritual practice gives us grace for when we encounter big words in Scripture or big ideas....
Apr 13, 2021
Episode 16 – Always Growing: Practices for Spiritual Growth
being with God v. producing something for God
We can be doing all kinds of things for God, but very little to draw near to God.
Today and to come: four practices for drawing near
useful every day and especially useful for connecting to God in and around our...
Mar 23, 2021
Special guest: Rev. Michael Newman
Tell us about yourself and your journey with grief.
What aspects of grief make growth challenging?
“big” and “small” loses
Grief upon grief + grace upon grace
Lack of cultural methods for honoring grief
shame/disempowerment in loss and grief
Nov 24, 2020
What playgrounds do you remember being in your life as a kid?
Purpose of playgrounds
Purpose of Being
Being + doing is the goal, holding both together
God’s relationship to being
Examples in Scripture
God’s relationship to doing
Examples of Scripture
Mary and Martha in...
Nov 10, 2020
Sense of worth = an internal awareness that as created creatures of God we have value
How does God’s delight in us inform our sense of worth?
Struggle with worth - Delight is not determined by what I do.