39 episodes

Aaron Niequist hosts a podcast through his book--The Eternal Current--one episode per chapter. Each episode will 1) Reflect on the key idea of that chapter, 2) Have a conversation with someone who is living it out in the world, and 3) Learn a concrete practice that helps us flesh this theme into our hearts, bodies, and relationships. Not merely about ideas...but learning how to swim.

The Eternal Current Podcast Aaron Niequist

    • Christianity
    • 4.9 • 143 Ratings

Aaron Niequist hosts a podcast through his book--The Eternal Current--one episode per chapter. Each episode will 1) Reflect on the key idea of that chapter, 2) Have a conversation with someone who is living it out in the world, and 3) Learn a concrete practice that helps us flesh this theme into our hearts, bodies, and relationships. Not merely about ideas...but learning how to swim.

    The Lord's Prayer Ep 10: An Embodied Hope (with Glenn Packiam)

    The Lord's Prayer Ep 10: An Embodied Hope (with Glenn Packiam)

    How can we have hope when the world feels this messed up? Glenn Packiam brings his doctoral research plus years of pastoral ministry to help us move beyond simplistic optimism and into a deep, grounded, Christian Hope. Both theologically rigorous and surprisingly practical, this episode helps us cultivate an embodied hope that propels us into the work of building for God’s Kingdom right now, on earth as it is in Heaven.

    • 34 min
    The Construct of Race, the Evangelical Church, and the Mind of Christ (with Daniel Hill)

    The Construct of Race, the Evangelical Church, and the Mind of Christ (with Daniel Hill)

    Pastor and author Daniel Hill helps us consider how the parasite of white supremacy has infected our country and particularly the Christian faith. With a humble and bridge-building spirit, Daniel brings incredible insight into how we got here, and the practices that can realign us with the reconciling way of Christ. Please don’t miss this one.

    • 44 min
    A Lord's Prayer reflection: What Do We Do With Our Fear?

    A Lord's Prayer reflection: What Do We Do With Our Fear?

    Aaron pauses the series to share a story and reflect on the question "What do we do with our fear?"  An informal and personal episode that ends with a brand new liturgy. 

    • 20 min
    The Lord's Prayer Ep 9: Lead Us and Deliver Us (with Stu G)

    The Lord's Prayer Ep 9: Lead Us and Deliver Us (with Stu G)

    Stu G brings the wisdom and incredible music from his Beatitudes Project to help us hear “Lead us not into temptation and deliver us from evil” with new ears. What does it mean to be a holy troublemaker in the world today? How can we know if we are being persecuted for Christ, or persecuted because we are unlike Christ? A robust conversation...with great music.

    • 40 min
    The Lord's Prayer Ep 8: As We Forgive (with Fr Michael Sparough, SJ)

    The Lord's Prayer Ep 8: As We Forgive (with Fr Michael Sparough, SJ)

    Fr Michael Sparough, SJ, returns with a brand new meditation that helps us forgive those who have sinned against us. He brilliantly guides a four step process to extend the mercy we’ve been given to a person who has hurt us. This is a life-changing invitation. A deeper freedom is possible. And Grace will carry us through.

    • 43 min
    The Lord's Prayer Ep 7: Forgive Us (with Fr Michael Sparough, SJ)

    The Lord's Prayer Ep 7: Forgive Us (with Fr Michael Sparough, SJ)

    Fr Michael Sparough, SJ, returns to the podcast with a brand new meditation to help us pray for the grace to know our sin. Trusting in the bedrock of God’s unquenchable mercy, we learn to notice and let go of anything that holds us back from love. To prepare for the meditation, Fr Michael and Aaron have a short conversation about the nature and gift of confession and forgiveness.

    • 35 min

Customer Reviews

4.9 out of 5
143 Ratings

143 Ratings

Swimmwrgirl ,

Highly recommend

I am so grateful to have found your podcast. I turn to it often and it is just so good. Thank you.

GoldenMomma ,

Just what is needed at such a time as this

I love this podcast. Following Aaron through his books and posts and podcast and finding deep grace and mercy and the riches of God’s glorious presence filling me. Thank you Aaron.

lesleysueann ,

Exactly what I needed.

This podcast is filling up my cup. Thank you. I knew I needed something. I couldn’t have named it, but found it here. Scared space and good fruit.

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