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Mar 28, 2016

C&E Christians is a “wink and a nod” term that consistent church-goers use to describe people who only come to mass during Christmas and Easter. The church is more crowded, a new face might be in your normal seat and pew, and there are fewer places to park. Instead of seeing this cyclical phenomenon as a nuisance...


Mar 28, 2016

What if we looked at challenging times and indecision by focusing more on hope than despair? Uncertainty is a part of life. It’s not always a bad thing – uncertainty can create an openness, opportunity for action, creative problem-solving, and a full participation in life. How do we learn to want to “stay in...


Mar 28, 2016

This bonus episode of Pulpit To Pew podcast Reverend Dean Beverly Gibson and Johnny Gwin discuss how the week 5 of Lent’s readings (Isaiah 42:16-21 & Philippians 3:4b-14) reminded them of Bob Dylan’s song Pressing On (1979). Like Saul’s transformation to Paul – Bob Dylan redefined his relationship with the Lord...


Mar 28, 2016

In this week’s episode, Reverend Beverly Gibson and co-host Johnny Gwin discuss the themes of expressing love, perseverance, and the awareness of Christ’s gifts. The conversation explores many aspects of this week’s (Week 5 of Lent) readings and lessons. What is the significance of Mary’s actions while anointing...


Mar 28, 2016

The Prodigal Son is a parable that most of us have heard all of our life. Reverend Dean Beverly Gibson (Christ Church Cathedral) explores a new perspective of the “prodigal son”. What if we look at the “Prodigal Son” as an adventurer instead of someone that is “wasteful?”. Did the returning Son transform to...