The Weekly Edition is short and encouraging insights intended to point you to Jesus and give you a spiritual boost for the week. Special guests, funny stories, real life testimonies, and more appear on regular special episodes.
Episode 33 – What is Reconciliation? // The Requirements for Individual and Racial Reconciliation
Reconciliation is something most people want, but do not know how to get it. It’s about more than a cease-fire. It’s about a future relationship that continues in wholeness. This requires 3 basic elements to...
Episode 32 – Am I A Pharisee? // Mistaking Important Things for Weighty Things
The current rhetoric of conservative Christian voices carries a concerning tone that we need to address. Matthew 23:23-24 helps us along the way.
Episode 31 – Am I a Racist? // Culpability vs Responsibility
I’m hoping to contribute to the national conversation happening right now regarding racism and collective guilt by pointing at two words we seem to have forgotten: culpability and responsibility. And, once again, Jesus leads us...
Episode 30 – Responding to George Floyd: “I Believe You”
I don’t know what to say, but this might be a start.
Episode 29 – On Not Putting Your Child to Death
We are doing a sermon series on parenting right now at the Church. I found this great verse that I’m going to use regarding disciplining your kids. It’s both hilarious, and helpful all at the...
Episode 28 – Where are the Fathers?
Intro Over the past couple months, we have had several guest speakers come to the church. All of them are fathers in the faith. 1 of them was my actual father, and the other was...
The Next C.S. Lewis
Ben Cotten is the next great theological philosopher of our generation, with deep insight into the divine discussions that rests deep in each of our individual minds. His wit and humor keeps things fresher than febreeze on a fresh hunt for deer. His voice feels like smooth melted butter, incapsulating your ear cavity. He may not look like Zac Efron, but he sure sounds like him. Keep your eyes, ears, minds, and hearts open for more from THE GREAT MAJESTIC BEARDED Reverend Benjamin Andrew Cotten!
Episode 1 – Weekly Edition: Debunking New Year’s Resolutions
What a great start to the podcast. You might have been standing in a closet doing the recording but I felt as if I was sitting on top one of the peaks of the Blue Ridge Mountains sipping on a cup of warm coffee listening to sound wisdom for my soul. I'm looking forward to the next one.