The RavenCast
“Piloting Church” with Cameron Trimble

“Piloting Church” with Cameron Trimble

April 23, 2019

Cameron Trimble is the Executive Director and CEO at The Center for Progressive Renewal where she is a church consultant and coach. Cameron also directs the Convergence Network, a multi-denominational network of congregations and leaders in North America. Her book, Piloting Church: Helping Your Congregation Take Flight, is a must-read for pastors and church leaders. You can watch the interview below or listen to the MP3 above. A transcript of the interview will be provided here soon. Never miss an episode of the RavenCast by subscribing on YouTube, Itunes, or Podbean.

The Wicked Truth about Love with Suzanne Ross
“transforming: The Bible and the Lives of Transgender Christians

“transforming: The Bible and the Lives of Transgender Christians

January 31, 2019

How might the Bible inform us about the lives of transgender Christians?

Check out this episode of the RavenCast with Austen Hartke, author of "transforming: The Bible and the Lives of Transgender Christians" to find out!

“Preaching about Racism” Interview with Carolyn Helsel
Apocalypse and Thanksgiving

Apocalypse and Thanksgiving

November 16, 2018

What do Thanksgiving and Apocalyptic literature have in common? Quite a lot! Join Lindsey Paris-Lopez and Adam Ericksen as they discuss the connections in the latest episode of the RavenCast.

Politics and Apocalypse

Politics and Apocalypse

November 2, 2018

Are we entering into the politics of the apocalypse? Adam Ericksen and Suzanne Ross discuss in the latest episode of the RavenCast.

Political Rhetoric: Trump, Truth, and Lies with Dr. Steven McKenna

Political Rhetoric: Trump, Truth, and Lies with Dr. Steven McKenna

October 25, 2018

Content warning: The term "bullshit" is explored as rhetoric in this episode.

Who Do You Follow? Mimetic Theory, Politics, and Taylor Swift
Battling from the Beginning: Mimetic Theory, Columbus Day, and the War in Afghanistan
Brandan Robertson discusses “True Inclusion”

Brandan Robertson discusses “True Inclusion”

September 12, 2018

Popular author, blogger, and pastor Brandan Robertson discusses his latest book, "True Inclusion: Creating Communities of Radical Embrace."

Topics discussed included: Rene Girard and mimetic theory, reasons that we exclude, how the Trinity is a model for true inclusion, communion as true inclusion, deconstruct patriarchy, and Jesus our Mother.