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    • Keith Johnson on “Theology as discipleship” 

      Johnson, Keith L.; Billings, J. Todd (Holland, Mich. : Western Theological Seminary, 2016-09-22)
      J. Todd Billings sat down with Keith Johnson, Associate professor of Theology at Wheaton College, to discuss Keith's new book "Theology as Discipleship."
    • Kevin Cloud on God & Hamilton 

      Cloud, Kevin; Small, Lindsay (Holland, Mich. : Western Theological Seminary, 2018-05-04)
      “These moments happen on stage where the entire atmosphere in the theater changes and you can feel it. You can feel a weight, and a presence. And I would say you feel the presence of God." -Kevin Cloud, author of “God and ...
    • Kris DePree & Jody Vanderwel on the legacy of Max DePree 

      De Pree, Kris; Vanderwel, Jody; Small, Kyle J. A. (Holland, Mich. : Western Theological Seminary, 2017-12-14)
      In the final episode of Season 3, Kris DePree and Jody Vanderwel discuss the faith legacy of their father, Max DePree–renowned leader, author, and former CEO of Herman Miller. “What drove him was his belief that everyone ...
    • Kyle Meyaard-Schaap on Young Evangelicals for Climate Action 

      Meyaard-Schaap, Kyle; Boogaart, Thomas Arthur (Holland, Mich. : Western Theological Seminary, 2016-11-02)
      In this episode, Professor Tom Boogaart sat down with Kyle Meyaard-Schaap, a WTS graduate and the National Organizer & Spokesperson for Young Evangelicals for Climate Action (YECA), to discuss why young people, and Christians ...
    • Lisa Sharon Harper 

      Harper, Lisa Sharon; Kingdom-Grier, Denise (Holland, Mich. : Western Theological Seminary, 2016-08-31)
      Rev. Denise Kingdom-Grier sat down with Lisa Sharon Harper, Chief Church Engagement Officer at Sojourners, during Lisa's book tour promoting "The Very Good Gospel: How Everything Wrong Can Be Made Right."
    • Mako Fujimura on 9/11 and civility 

      Fujimura, Makoto, 1960-; Munroe, Jeff (Holland, Mich. : Western Theological Seminary, 2018-01-23)
      In this episode, artist and writer Mako Fujimura reflects on living in New York City during the September 11 terrorist attacks. The events inspired Mako to visit the earlier ground zeros—at Hiroshima and Nagasaki. In this ...
    • Makoto Fujimura on art and trauma 

      Fujimura, Makoto, 1960-; Rienstra, Debra (Holland, Mich. : Western Theological Seminary, 2017-02-02)
      In episode 2.3, world renowned artist, writer, and speaker Makoto Fujimura shares about the connection between art and trauma, and being an advisor on Martin Scorsese's latest film, Silence.
    • Marilyn McEntyre on how to play with a poem 

      McEntyre, Marilyn Chandler, 1949-; Munroe, Jeff (Holland, Mich. : Western Theological Seminary, 2016-09-19)
      In this episode, Jeff Munroe talks to writer and professor of medical humanities at the UC Berkeley-UCSF Joint Medical Program, Marilyn Chandler McEntyre about her rules for “how to play with a poem.”
    • Rachel Held Evans on being the spiritual voice of a collective 

      Evans, Rachel Held, 1981-; Nelson, Roger (Holland, Mich. : Western Theological Seminary, 2017-06-02)
      In the final episode of Season 2, New York Times best-selling author and speaker Rachel Held Evans sits down with Rev. Roger Nelson at the 2017 Writer’s Workshop to answer, “What is it like to be the spiritual voice of a ...
    • Randy Woodley on indigenous theology & the harmony way 

      Woodley, Randy, 1956-; West, Travis (Holland, Mich. : Western Theological Seminary, 2018-10-19)
      Rev. Dr. Randy Woodley, Distinguished Professor of Faith and Culture and Director of Intercultural and Indigenous Studies at Portland Seminary, talks with Dr. Travis West about indigenous theology and what he calls, the ...
    • Rawee Bunupuradah 

      Bunupuradah, Rawee; DeGroat, Chuck (Holland, Mich. : Western Theological Seminary, 2016-08-30)
      In this episode, Chuck DeGroat interviews Rawee Bunupuradah, a church planter working in Bangkok, Thailand.
    • Rebecca Deng on stories of a refugee 

      Deng, Rebecca; Brandsen, Jenna (Holland, Mich. : Western Theological Seminary, 2016-10-24)
      In this episode, Jenna Brandsen sat down with Rebecca Deng, a former refugee who is one of the “Lost Girls” of South Sudan. Rebecca shared about her experience as a refugee in the US, and shared how the church can help ...
    • Rev. Dr. Frank A. Thomas on clergy burnout 

      Thomas, Frank A. (Frank Anthony), 1955-; Ellis, James (Holland, Mich. : Western Theological Seminary, 2017-01-16)
      In episode 2.2, Rev. Dr. Frank A. Thomas discusses ways to practice self-care in a highly demanding, instant gratification culture where clergy burn-out is common.
    • Rev. Dr. Soong-Chan Rah on faith & vocation 

      Rah, Soong-Chan; Johnson, Kristen Deede (Holland, Mich. : Western Theological Seminary, 2017-10-06)
      In this episode Rev. Dr. Soong-Chan Rah discusses his own faith journey and how it influences his work in justice and racial reconciliation in the church.
    • Robert Van Voorst on "Commonly misunderstood verses of the Bible" 

      Van Voorst, Robert E.; Lopez-Koolhaas, Janelle (Holland, Mich. : Western Theological Seminary, 2017-11-15)
      In this episode, WTS professor of New Testament Dr. Robert Van Voorst discusses his latest book, Commonly Misunderstood Verses of the Bible: What They Really Mean.
    • Sami Awad & Jessica Montell on Peace in the Holy Land 

      Cannon, Mae Elise, 1976-; Montell, Jessica; ʻAwaḍ, Sāmī (Holland, Mich. : Western Theological Seminary, 2018-11-16)
      Rev. Dr. Mae Cannon of “Churches for Middle East Peace” interviews two very special guests; Jessica Montell, and Sami Awad. Jessica is an Israeli Jew, and the Executive Director of Hamoked. Sami is a Palestinian Christian ...
    • Sandra McCracken on Songwriting 

      McCracken, Sandra; Gabhart, Jonathan (Holland, Mich. : Western Theological Seminary, 2019-04-05)
      This episode features songwriter and worship artist, Sandra McCracken. Sandra joined us during “Doxophilia” – a week-long exploration of worship and worship renewal. WTS alum Rev. Jonathan Gabhart sat down to discuss ...
    • Sarah Arthur on faith & literature 

      Arthur, Sarah; Strong, Marijke (Holland, Mich. : Western Theological Seminary, 2017-08-17)
      In this episode, Rev. Marijke Strong asks author Sarah Arthur about her love of fiction literature and how that plays into her faith and her call as a writer.
    • Sarah Arthur on Madeleine L'engle's Spiritual Legacy 

      Arthur, Sarah; Munroe, Jeff (Holland, Mich. : Western Theological Seminary, 2018-09-17)
      In this episode, Sarah Arthur, who recently published the book “A Light so Lovely: The Spiritual Legacy of Madeleine L'Engle, Author of A Wrinkle in Time,” sits down with Jeff Munroe to talk about writing this book in light ...
    • Timothy Brown on why Scripture memorization matters 

      Brown, Timothy L.; Brown, Jon (Holland, Mich. : Western Theological Seminary, 2017-01-03)
      In the heartwarming first episode of season 2, WTS President Timothy Brown is interviewed by his son, Pastor Jon Brown, about the importance of scripture memorization for our lives and ministries.