Interviewing Shane Claiborne

Today I had a special interview with Christian activist and author, Shane Claiborne. Shane is well known for his ability to bring communities together and impact them with the love and peace of Jesus. I was excited to talk with him about all kinds of things related to our work at 1208GREENWOOD and our direction…

Why We Listen to the Spirit

In yesterday’s message I tried to retell the narrative of 1208GREENWOOD Church thus far from a spiritual perspective and then shared where our leadership believes the Spirit is moving us as we continue forward. The whole conversation ends up diving into spiritual warfare and free will, which I do my best to paint theologically from…

Q&A Ep 2: Bitcoin, Art, Forgiveness & Hearing God

Thanks for all your questions! You can now submit them quickly and easily at the new 1208greenwood.com. Today my associate and I talk over your questions. Is investing in crypto-currency like gambling? Why don’t Christians seem to care about art anymore? If the people we love keep repenting and turning back to do the same…

New Free Acoustic Album

While we often quote the sermon on the mount to talk about blessing, we often ignore the fact that those who are actually blessed are the ones going through difficulty and hardship. It’s the great reversal of the kingdom of Heaven: those who are blessed are the ones who almost look cursed. This little free…

Why We Eat Together

In his book, Jesus the Temple, Nicholas Perrin notes that, “It is widely acknowledged that keeping varied and questionable company at dinner was one of the distinctive features of Jesus’ life.” In today’s podcast I elaborate on the power food has in life and ministry and why our church at 1208GREENWOOD is incorporating food into our…