This Advent, a truly new age

Have the global pandemics of 2020—Covid-19 and white nationalism—catalyzed a new movement that will shape the future of the church for the next half a millennium?

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Podcast Season 2 Episode 3: Helen Ryde, Reconciling Ministries Network

Helen Ryde is the Southeastern Regional Organizer for the Reconciling Ministries Network, a group of United Methodists seeking justice for LGBTQ+ people across all the intersections they inhabit. In this episode, Joe talks with Helen about their own faith journey, the work of RMN, and the importance of intersectionality in justice work.

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Podcast season 2 Episode 2: Brad Davis on Coalfield Justice and “The Holler Gospel”

Generations of oppression and exploitation have left the coalfields of central Appalachia among the most economically & socially depressed areas of the world. In this episode, Joe talks with coalfield justice advocate Brad Davis about how systemic dehumanization has affected the region and how his vision for a contextualized “Holler Gospel” can help restore individuals, families, and communities.

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