How do we decide when to stay in a church or denomination? How do we decide when it’s time to move on? Our season finale goes out with a bang!
Wonder Woman has been released and theaters around the country are hosting women-only screenings. Is this sexist? And how does that conversation inform gendered church ministry?
What makes a healthy church vision? How can a new pastor lead a church to discover its unique vision? What about a pastor who’s been around for a while? And how can pastors lead churches to take ownership of their vision? We’re joined by pastor and vision coach Paul Dazet.
What don’t they teach you about how to be part of a church staff? What changes when you become a lead pastor? We discuss the joys and pains of being and leading staff.
New Testament professor Dr. Kara Lyons-Pardue joins us to talk about how we got this thing we call the Bible. Who got to decide what books were included (and excluded!)? What criteria matter? And how can we trust the Bible as a holy book?
Has our culture become too obsessed with alcohol? Might that be a sign of deeper problems? And how can historically teetoaling churches speak meaningfully to a culture fixated on self-medication?