Episode 3.9: Robert Van Voorst on “Commonly Misunderstood Verses of the Bible”

In this episode, WTS professor of New Testament Dr. Robert Van Voorst discusses his latest book, “Commonly Misunderstood Verses of the Bible: What They Really Mean.”

Special Episode: Dr. Mark Noll on the Reformation

Happy Reformation Day! Today, October 31, 2017 marks the 500th anniversary of the Reformation and we’re commemorating with esteemed American Historian, Dr. Mark Noll! If you listen closely, you might even catch the topic for next season…

Episode 3.8: Dr. Kristen Deede Johnson on Faith & Justice

In this episode, Dr. Kristen Deede Johnson discusses her award-winning book “The Justice Calling: Where Passion meets Perseverance,” and what justice and righteousness look like in our lives and vocations.

Episode 3.7: Rev. Dr. Soong-Chan Rah on Faith & Vocation

In this episode Rev. Dr. Soong-Chan Rah discusses his own faith journey and how it influences his work in justice and racial reconciliation in the church.

Episode 3.6: Josh Larsen & Eric Kuiper on Faith & Film

In this episode, Josh Larsen and Eric Kuiper sat down to talk about Josh’s new book “Movies are Prayers” and a have a conversation about the relationship of film and faith. Josh is the editor of Think Christian, an online magazine dealing with issues of faith and culture, and co-host of the podcast Filmspotting. Eric is Chief Creative Officer of Celebration Cinema, founder of Into the Noise, and an adjunct professor at WTS.


Episode 3.5: Eric Sarwar on Faith & Music

Pakistani ethnomusicologist Eric Sarwar​ shares how his Christian faith has influenced his work, and what he is doing to connect with Muslim neighbors in his country using the Psalms.

Episode 3.4 Sarah Arthur on Faith & Literature

In this episode, Rev. Marijke Strong asks author Sarah Arthur about her love of fiction literature and how that plays into her faith and her call as a writer.

Episode 3.3: Elizabeth Palmer & Dwight Baker on Christian Publishing

In this episode, Dwight Baker, CEO/President of Baker Publishing and Elizabeth Palmer, books editor at The Christian Century discuss faith and the Christian publishing industry.

Episode 3.2: Isaac Wardell and David Bailey on Faith & Work

Isaac Wardell of Bifrost Arts and David Bailey of Arrabon discuss what Faith and Vocation means to them during the Calvin Symposium on Worship.

Episode 3.1: Barbara Brown Taylor on Faith & Writing

New York Times Best-selling author and Episcopal priest, Barbara Brown Taylor, sits down with fellow writer Isaac Anderson to discuss writing as an act of faith.