Preview Mode Links will not work in preview mode

Dec 21, 2017

P2P | Christmas Pageant | Christ Church Cathedral | The Last Jedi | Podcast

In this episode, Rev. Gibson & Johnny discuss the annual Christ Church Cathedral's Children's Christmas Pageant. The little shepherds, angels, bearded Joseph and Mary all did a wonderful job delivering the weekly Gospel this past weekend. In addition to the children's performance, three young parishioners shared their...


Dec 14, 2017

Modern day Christians tend to think of the Prophets as bearers of harsh warnings of present misbehavior and impending doom. Johnny always seems to draws them as frustrated, crazy, and wild-eyed characters with frazzled hair (e.g. Doc Brown from Back To The Future movies). This perception (and doodle) is not exactly...


Dec 8, 2017

Pulpit To Pew | Keep Awake | Mary Karr | Beverly Gibson | Johnny Gwin | podcast

Reverend Gibson was inspired by a purpose statement from the poet and memoirist Mary Karr. Karr, the best-selling author who candidly shares the story of her life – from earthy Texas native, to teacher, to struggling addict, to eventually becoming fully alive – living a life of faith. Karr writes, “Having devoted...


Nov 30, 2017

Labeling and the cultural tendency of categorizing others narrowly and dismissively seems to have elevated to the level of entertainment, sport, and national pastime. Unfortunately, many (even those that are frequently labeled and marginalized) are drawn to this behavior that creates a barrier to understanding...


Nov 16, 2017

It’s not news that we live a world of uncertainty, fear, and anxiety, but how can we improve our spiritual and mental lives in such uncertain and dangerous times and confidently carry ourselves forward? What guidance and wisdom can scripture and the teaching of Jesus provide us to prepare, handle and process the...