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The Passionate Jesus

Day1 host Peter Wallace's new book on the emotions of Jesus is, according to Marcus Borg, β€œAn illuminating and powerful personal meditation." Ideal for personal or group study.

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Topic Features About Hardship

The Rev. John Gunn

Trials and Hardships

The Rev. John Gunn (other)

None of us can expect to go through life and get his work done without encountering obstructions and hindrances. In this episode of Be Still and Know, The Rev. John Gunn tells us, "One need not go beyond his own community to find men and women who are winning great victories; some of them perhaps against desperate odds."


An Invitation to Find Ourselves (Part 2) - The Rev. Dr. William Dols on Day1 Sermon Reflections

The Rev. Dr. William L. Dols (TEC)
"At the end of a era, marriage, when a relationship that meant everything becomes a nightmare, when career collapses, when hope dies..... your life becomes so upended, with all parts strewn that some parts will be lost forever..."The Rev. Dr. William Dols

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30 Good Minutes - "Hope: The 'Why' and the 'Who' of it"

The Rev. Dr. Debra Samuelson (ELCA)

Debra Samuelson, Pastor for Evangelism and Outreach at Lutheran Church of the Redeemer in Atlanta, Georgia, uses the story of Job to help us understand how, when bad things happen, our questions shouldn't be "why" but "who" β€” because the God of all creation always walks with us.
The Rev. Dr. William L. Self

Conquering Difficulties - A Good Day with Rev. Dr. Bill Self

The Rev. Dr. William L. Self (CBF)

Rev. Dr. Bill Self discusses the difficulties of all human life and the importance of persevering through the hardships that make life beautiful. A Good Day with Dr. Bill Self.

The Rev. Dr. Donovan Drake Part 2 - Day1 Conversation with Peter Wallace

The Rev. Dr. Donovan Drake (PCUSA)

The Rev. Dr. Donovan Drake sits down with Day1 host Peter Wallace to discuss a wide array of topics including new ways of communicating with congregants, overcoming and facing pain and reconciliation. The Rev. Dr. Donovan Drake is pastor at Trinity Avenue Presbyterian Church in Durham, NC.