Wes Smith and I just wrapped on the first season of our podcast, “Theology of…seeing God in the Ordinary.” This first season we looked at HBO’s Game of Thrones and 10 themes within the series. Each episode we contrasted what we saw on GoT and what is in the Bible. It was a fun first season, and while we are all stuck at home, I thought it would be great to put it all together in one place.
You can head to our Podcast Website or here are each of the ten episodes.
- S01E01 – Power
- S01E02 – Redemption
- S01E03 – Betrayal
- S01E04 – Wisdom
- S01E05 – Society & Class
- S01E06 – Religion
- S01E07 – Sacrifice
- S01E08 – Slavery & Freedom
- S01E09 – Justice
- S01E10 – Morality
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Thanks for listening and we hope to be back with a second season as we continue to see God in the ordinary.
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How do ministers handle huge events in their personal life and also still do ministry? How do clergy work through their personal lives being on display yet still live into the calling that God has laid upon their heart?
I have the pleasure and honor of talking about these deeply personal questions and more with Robin Fitzgerald. Robin went through a divorce a few years ago and was willing to walk through some of the lessons she has learned and how she lived through those times. I truly hope you can hear the hope and grace that is offered in our conversation.
If you would like to share your thoughts or say thank you to Robin, you can find her on Facebook, Instagram, and Twitter.
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In two weeks I will present a new conversation with Charlie Baber, the author, and illustrator of “The Wesley Bros,” an online comic featuring the dynamic duo of Charles and John Wesley.
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The first episode of my new podcast is now up and ready for your listening pleasure. Today I talk with the Rev. Ben Williams. Ben is the senior pastor of St. Mark’s UMC in Raleigh, NC. He was my roommate for two years at Duke Divinity school and one of the best men at my wedding. He is a dear friend and does amazing work at St. Mark’s. This is a great combination to be my first guest on this inaugural episode on this new podcast.
Ben is a graduate of Wake Forrest University and Duke Divinity School. He has been appointed to St. Mark’s UMC in Raleigh, NC for well over a decade now. He is married to Anna and has two children Stuart and Maggie. Besides always looking dapper, Ben enjoys sailing, soccer and cycling. You can follow him on Facebook HERE or on Twitter HERE.
Show notes: Here are some links to some of the things Ben and I talked about.
St. Mark’s UMC Website
Royce and Jane Reynolds Program in Church Leadership
Academy of Spiritual Formation
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The next episode will be with Rob Hill, the state director of the Human Rights Campaign in Mississippi. It is a great conversation about his work in Mississippi but also how he left the ministry to live authentically as a gay man. It will be up on September 19th.
Until then, enjoy your Adventure in Revland and peace be with you.