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Christianity in Action is a podcast designed to showcase the practical side of Christianity to guide believers in navigating a challenging world.

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Christianity in Action is a podcast designed to showcase the practical side of Christianity to guide believers in navigating a challenging world.

    Leading Like Jesus

    Leading Like Jesus

    Being the parent of a teenager is rough. But imagine how much more difficult it must have been to be Mary when Jesus was 12? We turn to a familiar story from Luke and learn what examples for today's world that Jesus is trying to show us in this sermon from Rev. Joshua Bower. 

    • 20 min
    Uncharted Waters: Week 3 - What's True About Love

    Uncharted Waters: Week 3 - What's True About Love

    Jonah was more than a story about a big fish. It's a redemption story about how a man who was was nothing if not self-absorbed ends up being selfless. Today, Rev. Joshua Bower talks about the nature of sacrificial love and how maybe it, above all other forms, sits at the center of Christ's love for us.

    • 20 min
    How are Christians Supposed to Act when the world is on Fire?

    How are Christians Supposed to Act when the world is on Fire?

    It's been a crazy few weeks in the world. Since the death of George Floyd, mass riots and protests have erupted across the globe. How are we, as Christians, called to respond to these events? JD Sumner and Rev. Joshua Bower talk about being Christians in such tumultuous times. 

    • 34 min
    What do you call a mediator, CEO, arbitrator and therapist all rolled into one? A Presbytery Executive. Meet Rev. Deb Tregaskis

    What do you call a mediator, CEO, arbitrator and therapist all rolled into one? A Presbytery Executive. Meet Rev. Deb Tregaskis

    So how did French Mennonites, atheist academics and Yale Divinity School help a region of Southwest Georgia rebound from a spate of natural disasters? Rev. Deb Tregaskis has a remarkable story about how she came to find her calling in the ministry and how that, in turn, has ultimately led her to serve in a very delicate role as the Presbytery Executive over a mostly rural swath of Georgia. 

    • 40 min
    Isolation and Consolation: What Christianity looks like for a hospital chaplain in the age of Covid-19

    Isolation and Consolation: What Christianity looks like for a hospital chaplain in the age of Covid-19

    When Will Runyon was just a boy, he was diagnosed with a rare heart condition that lead to several hospital stays and a feeling of isolation. Today, Will serves as the chaplain at a hospital at the center of a Coronavirus outbreak where he, alongside nurses and doctors, serve a vital role in helping comfort the sick and dying. 

    • 34 min
    SERMON: The Road Ahead

    SERMON: The Road Ahead

    Mark 13 has some incredible visuals. FInd out what secret messages still linger in the text and what it means for us today, as Christians living in a Covid19-filled world.

    • 22 min

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