SC 37 Women, The Bible, and Me

I preached twice this summer: once about women in the Old Testament and once about women in the New Testament. In this episode, I’m telling you a little about the information I found while researching and how it’s changed me and my view of “the church”. Listen in and find out how original scripture language, context, and the Sunriver sky are bringing me closer to God, but further from religion ....more

SC 36 Christian Piatt: Leaving A-Holiness Behind

Christian Piatt is an a**hole. No, really. He says so himself! ...more

SC 35 Stumptown Christian’s Biased Opinions on the RNC and DNC

I know. You haven’t heard enough politics lately. You want more ....more

SC 34 Jessica Kelley: Lord Willing?

Losing a child is the most painful thing I can imagine. For Jessica Kelley, it’s a reality. Diagnosed with brain cancer, little Henry died at age 4 ....more

SC 33 Lisa Sharon Harper: The Very Good Gospel

#AltonSterling #PhilandoCastile In the 48 hours since I interviewed Lisa Sharon Harper of Sojourners about her newest book, The Very Good Gospel: How Everything Wrong Can Be Made Right, two black men have been killed at the hand of a police officer. These are not isolated incidents. Lisa’s chapter, Shalom and Race will give you quite a list naming black men and women killed at the hand of law enforcement ....more

SC 32 The Convergence Lectionary Part 2: A Conversation with Dr. Eric Elnes and Rev. Floyd Tompkins

I hope you had a chance to catch Part 1 of my conversation with these Biblical scholars. In this episode Eric and Floyd get deeper into the details of the Convergence Lectionary. In Eric’s words, here’s what the curriculum with cover: For those of you unfamiliar with the Lectionary, it’s a group of Bible texts that tens of thousands of churches use every week for worship, which means it has a profound influence on the beliefs and actions of millions of Christians ....more

SC 30 Gender Bathrooms, Rape Culture, and Other Fun Topics

I’ve held off podcasting about the gender bathroom fiasco for a while thinking all had been said. However, since hearing about Brock Turner’s verdict of serving 6 months in county jail after raping a woman because anything longer...more

SC 29 Unsung School Heroes and Teacher Gifts

It’s almost summer. Are you a Pinterest guru who has already put end-of-the-year teacher gifts together months ago? This episode isn’t for you ....more

SC 28 Jaqueline Bussie: Outlaw Christian

Jaqueline Bussie is so full of wisdom, you’ll want to record everything she says. Lucky for me, I did. Lucky for all of us, she wrote a book full of said wisdom ....more
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