An Island ECC Podcast seeking to have in-depth discussions on culture and theology. This program seeks to meaningfully explore contemporary Hong Kong issues from a biblical lens, and discover what it means to be the church in such a time as this. Be sure to subscribe and listen each week, as new episodes will release every Monday.
Island ECC is a dynamic English-speaking church in Hong Kong. For more information, visit our website at www.islandecc.hk
Episode 11: How do we silence shame? // Ask Martin: How do we know if God is real?
Shame affects all of us, and can play a significant role in how we approach our relationships with others and with God. So where exactly does it come from and how do we silence it? Also, how can the church do a better job of addressing shame. Join @kevinkusunoki, @itskuskus, and @bjyau in their discussion about this topic, and we’ll also be starting a new segment this week called "Ask Martin." This is where we will ask @Martin.radford739 to answer an apologetic question in 5 minutes, so check it out!
Episode 10: Cancel Culture: Should the church reject or accept it?
Cancel culture is a relatively new phenomenon occurring in the west. What exactly is it and is it happening here in Hong Kong as well? Find out as @Kevin.kusunoki, @timlatour, and @jessicarichmondchoy explore this highly controversial topic.
Episode 9: What is the Gift of Singleness?
People often talk about singleness being a gift, but for many young adults it seems like a gift that nobody actually wants. Join @Kevin.kusunoki, @makjoshmak, @timlatour, and @jessica305 as they break down the gift of singleness and how the church can do a better job valuing singleness.
Episode 8: Who was Paul?
Who exactly was Paul? What was he like? Did he change throughout the course of his ministry? How should this affect the way we read his letters? Join Kevin, Ps. Albert and Martin as they discuss the importance of understanding the person of Paul and how that impacted his writings over the course of his ministry.
Episode 7: What is Gender Dysphoria?
The conversation of sexual identity has shifted in recent years from sexual preference to gender dysphoria. What exactly is gender dysphoria and how should the church respond to this new trend in culture? Jessica Choy and Jeff Lam, having worked with the youth for many years, give their insight into this growing phenomena.
Episode 6: How do I find my purpose in work?
One of the things we struggle with as Christians is finding meaning and purpose in our work. How do we know if we are doing what God has called us to do? What does it mean to live out your faith in your work? Join Kevin, Kwen and Yujing as they examine the topic of faith and work.