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Where You Never Expected to Be - Thomas Long on 30 Good Minutes

The Rev. Dr. Thomas G. Long (PCUSA)

Dr. Thomas Long, Professor of Preaching at the Candler School of Theology at Emory University, shares a message called "Where You Never Expected to Be." He says God calls us to tasks we never imagined for ourselves and places we never expected to be. If we know how to listen, we can hear God's call right now.

30 Good Minutes - A Conversation with Thomas Long

The Rev. Dr. Thomas G. Long (PCUSA)

Hosts Daniel Pawlus and Lydia Talbot in conversation with Thomas Long on the topic of our calling. He says the call to serve God is always costly, but never ourtside the range of our abilities. God uses the gifts and passions we have already been given to equip us for whatever it is to which we are called.
The Rev. Dr. Thomas Lane Butts Article

June 11, 2009

Dr. Thomas Lane Butts: Mission Accomplished?

The Rev. Dr. Thomas Lane Butts (UMC)

Dr. Thomas Lane Butts reflects on our individual missions in life, encouraging us to create our own mission statement.
The Rev. Dr. William H. Willimon Article

April 20, 2009

Bishop Will Willimon: A Faith Based on the Testimony of Women

The Rev. Dr. William H. Willimon (UMC)

Bishop Will Willimon offers insight on what Jesus told his disciples to do after his resurrection -- and what that means for our faith today.

The Rev. Dr. Rob Nash Transcript

May 25, 2008

On Chocolate Chip Cookies and Dirty Water and Being Church in a Shrinking World

The Rev. Dr. Rob Nash (CBF)

The Rev. Dr. Rob Nash speaks about the church's mission of genuine relationship in an ever shrinking world.

The Rev. Dr. James B. Lemler Transcript

May 11, 2008

Ladies and Gentlemen, Start Your Engines

The Rev. Dr. James B. Lemler (TEC)

The Rev. Dr. James B. Lemler preaches an inspired sermon on the day of Pentecost and calls the church to become ignited by the Holy Spirit for a vibrant life of faith in action.

The Rev. Dr. Fred R. Anderson Transcript

April 20, 2008

No Power Shortage Here

The Rev. Dr. Fred R. Anderson (PCUSA)

The Rev. Dr. Fred R. Anderson proclaims the good news that through faith in Jesus, the Body of Christ manifest in the church has the power to do great works of justice, peace and healing.  Rev. Anderson reminds individuals of their responsibility to invite people to be a part of this work in the church.

Bishop Kenneth Carter Transcript

October 07, 2007

Increase Our Faith

Bishop Kenneth Carter (UMC)

The Rev. Dr. Kenneth Carter reminds us that Jesus is with us wherever there is even the faith the size of a mustard seed and calls us to put our faith into action.

The Rev. Christopher Henry Transcript

July 08, 2007

The Nearness of the Kingdom

The Rev. Christopher Henry (PCUSA)

Christopher Henry has reminds us that as Christians we are called to the the terrifying and empowering journey to actvely share our faith and that the journey requires nothing but faith in God to sustain us and trust in fellow travelers to support us.

The Rev. Dr. James B. Lemler Transcript

March 11, 2007

Changing Your Mind, Bearing Fruit

The Rev. Dr. James B. Lemler (TEC)

The Rev. Dr. James B. Lemler reminds us that through Jesus we are given the opportunity for change and renewal and are called to bear the fruit made possible by God's grace.