Tiny encouragements while quarantined.
Final Episode of Season 2 - EP58: Sabbatical
June 3, 2021 • Andrew Huette, PG, Jmac
In This Episode: We talk about Andy's upcoming Sabbatical. What is a sabbatical? What are the benefits? How can we be praying for Andy while he is on sabbatical? This is our final episode of Season 2. We are taking the summer off and will begin recording (Lord willing) in the Fall. Plus: Costco & Sam's Club open up free samples in their stores, Jmac & Grant are in charge while Andy's away...first priority...paint the sanctuary doors red.
EP56: Short-Term Mission Trips
May 6, 2021 • Andrew, PG, & Jmac
In this Episode: We talk about Short-Terms Missions Trips. What are the benefits of short-term trips? Can short-term trips do more harm than good? What does CCC prioritize when thinking about Missions Trips? Plus: Jmac goes to Mexico, Grant buys albino catfish, and Johnny Barnacles attends Christ Community Church. Shout out to our main man, Johnny!
EP55: Environmental Care
April 22, 2021 • PG, Jmac, Andrew
In This Episode: We talk about the environment. How should Christians care for the earth? Har far is too far? Helpful tips on how to be good stewards of what God has created. Plus: There is much to celebrate: birthdays, Baptisms and Earth day. Andy has a shocking experience with the COVID Vaccine and Grant is of course, eco-conscious.
March 25, 2021 • PG, Jmac, Andrew
In This Episode: We talk about the dangers of alcohol, the freedom of enjoying alcohol and the sins that can result from misplaced affections. Plus: Spring Break is upon us. Andrew is renovating a bathroom, the Stauter's are zoo-ing it up and Jmac is going into hibernation.
March 11, 2021 • PG, Jmac, Andrew
In This Episode: We talk about discipleship. What is it? How do you disciple someone? What hinders discipleship? And helpful tips to carry out the mission of God for every follower of Jesus. Plus: March Madness, blue skies, green grass, warm weather; what’s not to like about now? Plus, feast your eyes on this Russian sport, “Rugball.” Check it out here: https://youtu.be/M0Mw4jFvG6g. Music by Beautiful Eulogy - "Worthy"
EP51: Sermon Preparation
March 2, 2021 • PG, Jmac, Andrew
In This Episode: We talk about the process of sermon preparation. How do we prepare? Why is sermon preparation important? Plus: Space hotels will be available for booking in 2027 and what to do when the power goes out when you're preaching (just pray). Music by Citizens - "Nothing But the Blood"
February 15, 2021 • PG, Jmac, Andrew
In This Episode: We celebrate 50 episodes of the Quarantiny by talking about celebrations. How should Christians celebrate? What should we celebrate and the tension between celebration and self-denial. Plus: We talk about gold, what happened in 1971 and whether or not we should celebrate the Feast of Booths this summer. Enjoy! Music by Maverick City Music & UPPERROOM - "I Thank God"
EP49: Church Membership
January 28, 2021 • PG, Jmac, Andrew
In This Episode: We talk about membership in the local church. Should every Christian be a member of a local church? What is membership? What is a membership covenant? How is church membership healthy for Christian growth? Plus: High School sports will resume, Grant's phone does not have a silent button, and next episode is our 50th episode! How should we celebrate? If you want more information about how to become a member at Christ Community Church of Gridley check out our Core Values (christ-cc.org/core-values) or contact our church office (email@example.com). Music by CAIN & Zach Williams - "Rise Up (Lazarus)"
Season 2: EP48 - New Year's Resolutions
January 14, 2021 • PG, Jmac, Andrew
In This Episode: We talk about New Year’s Resolutions. What have we resolved to do in 2021, are they Biblical, should a Christian do them, how can we endure? Plus: Season 2 begins, which means a new schedule for the Quarantiny, new episodes every other Thursday, & don’t forget the CCC Bible Reading Plan is available on the CCC app and paper copies at each Welcome Center at CCC. But wait…there’s more! Give us feedback on your podcast platform or send us an email (firstname.lastname@example.org). We love to hear from our listeners about what you want to hear, what you liked and disliked. Songs from this episode: Thin Lizzy - "The Boys Are Back in Town" Beautiful Eulogy - "Cello from Portland"
EP47: A Smorgasbord of Pastoral Randomness
November 19, 2020 • PG, Jmac, Andrew
For our last episode of Season 1 and on the verge of Thanksgiving, we have a smorgasbord of pastoral randomness for you! Did Jeff Bezos create COVID? Does Johnny Barnacles still listen? Worst purchase ever made? And much more! This concludes Season 1 of the Quarantiny Podcast. We are taking a break through the rest of the year and will pick up in the new year, Lord willing. Music by Murphy, D.X. "Good to Me"
EP46: Pastor Erik Johnson of RCC
November 11, 2020 • PG, Jmac, Andrew
In This Episode: We talk with Pastor Erik Johnson, Lead Pastor of Redeemer Community Church in Minonk, IL. We talk about church planting, the joys, the hardships and chocolate factories. Plus Erik is a licensed firework technician. Music by Austin Stone Worship - Gracious Redeemer
EP45: The Election, Remote Learning & Church Gathering
November 4, 2020 • PG, Jmac, Andrew
In This Episode: We talk about the election, shutting down the remote learning and Illinois restrictions. Some of our thoughts on the election, an encouragement for those on remote learning at EPG and how to gather together on Sundays amidst social restrictions. Plus: Grant is the Ron Swanson of CCC, supposedly Andrew reads the dictionary at night and Jmac loves Apple products. Music by The National Parks - Places