Redeemer Talk

Church & Culture Audio Podcast

Episode 79: Man made by counsel of God

May 13, 2022 • Zachary Parker

In Redeemer Talk's 79th episode, listen to a selection from a homily by Basil the Great about what it means for us to be made in the image of a triune God.

Episode 78: The End of Lent and the Third Day

April 16, 2022 • Ivan James

Episode 65: The High Cost of Medications

In Redeemer Talk's 65th episode, Paul Taylor speaks with us about his career as a pharmacist and changes in the pharmaceutical industry in recent years, including the rising costs of medication.

Episode 64: Preparing the Redeemer Hymnal

April 8, 2021 • Jarrod Richey

In Redeemer Talk's 64th episode, Jarrod Richey speaks with us about a project creating a new hymnal for the congregation at Church of the Redeemer, the "Redeemer Hymnal." Jarrod and Glen Warner and Sarah Davis have been working for weeks on this project, selecting hymns from several sources including the blue Trinity Hymnal and COTR Supplemental Hymnal, while making minor adjustments to the tunes and arrangements.

Episode 63: Gastronomy and Christian Festivity

January 28, 2021 • Joshua Appel

In Redeemer Talk's 63rd episode, Joshua Appel, pastor at Trinity Reformed Church in Moscow, Idaho, speaks with us about how festivity orients the Christian life as well as about a course he teaches at New Saint Andrews College, called "Aesthetic Gastronomy."

Episode 49: Twenty-One Years in Peru

December 17, 2020 • Wes Baker

In Redeemer Talk's 49th episode, Wes Baker speaks with us about his 21 years of experience working as a missionary in Peru and the recent accomplishments of the Peru Mission as well as some of the challenges facing them. Visit PeruMission.org for more information about this ministry.

Episode 48: The Meaning of Giving Thanks

November 26, 2020 • Steve Wilkins

In Redeemer Talk's 48th episode, Steve Wilkins, who is the pastor at Church of the Redeemer, speaks about the Christian call to offer a sacrifice of thanksgiving and what it means for gratitude to lead the Christian life.

Episode 47: Jonah Through New Eyes

September 1, 2020 • Uri Brito

In this episode, Pastor Uri Brito speaks about his work with Pastor Rich Lusk in writing a commentary on the Book of Jonah for the Through New Eyes bible commentary series published by Athanasius Press, a publishing ministry at Church of the Redeemer. Keep up with more news about the book and other publications by subscribing to our mailing list at athanasiuspress.org

Episode 46: Jesus' Judgment of the World

July 28, 2020 • Peter J. Leithart

In this episode, Dr. Peter J. Leithart elaborates on a passage from his commentary on the Gospel of Matthew about how the judgment on the world by the Son of Man looks, from the world's perspective, like a judgment of the Son of Man. Find the commentary here: https://athanasiuspress.org/product/the-gospel-of-matthew-through-new-eyes-volume-two-jesus-as-israel/

Episode 45: The Challenges of Pastoral Ministry

July 9, 2020 • Uri Brito

In Redeemer Talk's 45th episode, Pastor Uri Brito of Providence Church in Pensacola, Florida speaks with us about his work on a doctoral dissertation examining the challenges of pastoral ministry. He also recommends certain tools and rituals for church leaders to improve their lives as well as their relationship with their church's congregation.

Episode 44: Making Disciples in the Delta

June 22, 2020 • Andrew Dodson

In Redeemer Talk's 44th episode, Andrew Dodson speaks about his work as a therapist in northeastern Louisiana and how ministries like his non-profit, the Novare Foundation, are called to disciple the towns and villages throughout the Delta.

Episode 43: Inside the Hospital During the Crisis

May 29, 2020 • Megan Lucey

In Redeemer Talk's 43rd episode, Megan Lucey speaks with us about her work as a nurse at a local hospital during the COVID-19 crisis and how the crisis affected health care workers like herself.

Episode 42: Visiting the Orphans in Uganda

May 14, 2020 • Doug Gates

Doug Gates, of Boise, Idaho, talks with Redeemer Talk about the work of his charitable organization, Mugabi Charities, with an orphanage in Jinja, Uganda.

Episode 41: Easter Season readings

April 23, 2020 • Maggie Rockett

In the 41st episode of the Redeemer Talk podcast, Maggie Rockett reads passages from Romans 6 and Psalm 98 to commemorate the ongoing Easter season as well as a letter by Flannery O'Connor about the Resurrection as the "high point in the law of nature."

Episode 40: Good Friday

April 10, 2020 • Dean Baugh

Hear Braden Smith and Dean Baugh read from Ambrose's treatise grieving over the death of his brother but hoping in deliverance through Jesus Christ's death and resurrection as well as selections from the Book of Isaiah and the Book of Psalms, and finally a reading of Victorian age poet Christina Rossetti's poem on the crucifixion, "Good Friday." According to the Revised Common Lectionary, the readings for Good Friday, April 10, 2020, are: First Reading: Isaiah 52:13 – 53:12 Psalm: Psalm 22 Second Reading: Hebrews 10:16-25 Gospel: John 18:1 – 19:42