Redeemer Talk

Church & Culture Audio Podcast

Episode 14: Elisabeth Brown

Contented Life as a Single Person • August 22, 2019 • Elisabeth Brown

Elisabeth Brown recently sat down with us at Church of the Redeemer in West Monroe to talk about a book she has been writing to encourage single people, especially single women, whose friends are getting married and having children, and how to find contentment and continue to mature in faith.

Episode 13: Will Merritt

Woodworking • August 8, 2019 • Will Merritt

Will Merritt talks with Assistant Pastor Drew Maney on woodworking, his workshop, and the object lessons that wood provides for the Christian.

Episode 12: Pastor Uri Brito

Ruth Through New Eyes • July 25, 2019 • Uri Brito

Pastor Uri Brito, of Providence Church in Pensacola, Florida, speaks with us about a commentary on the book of Ruth that was recently published in the Through New Eyes Bible Commentary Series from Athanasius Press in West Monroe. Pastor Brito co-wrote the commentary with Pastor Rich Lusk, of Trinity Presbyterian Church in Birmingham, Alabama. The commentary can be found for purchase online at www.athanasiuspress.org

Episode 11: Dr. David R. Erb

Sing & Make Music Together • July 11, 2019 • David Robert Erb

Dr. David Erb of New Saint Andrews College provides encouragement on singing and making music together in the home.

Episode 10: Phyllis Brode, R.N.

Culture of Care • June 27, 2019 • Phyllis Brode

Phyllis Brode, R.N., one of our members here at Church of the Redeemer, shares some stories from her 38-year career as a dialysis nurse as well as some insights into the challenges facing patients and the health care industry in general, provoking us to visit the sick and tend to the suffering in our midst.

Episode 9: DeSiard Street Shelter

The Mission of the Shelter: Being Salt and Light to the Homeless • June 13, 2019 • Dan Nash, Troy Lizenby

Troy Lizenby and Dan Nash who are on the board for the DeSiard Street Shelter sat down with us to discuss the mission of the shelter and how we can be salt and light to the homeless in our community.

Episode 8: Pastor Steve Wilkins

A Hospitable Home Speaks Louder than Words • May 30, 2019 • Steve Wilkins

Pastor Steve Wilkins sat down with us and talked about some practical advice on hospitality to strangers and to the brethren, and what it looks like to demonstrate true hospitality to those around us.

Episode 7: Musician John Mason Hodges

The Bach Lectures & Standards of Beauty • May 16, 2019 • John Mason Hodges

John Mason Hodges of the Center for Western Studies in Memphis, TN talked with Jarrod Richey about music and the upcoming Bach Lectures at COTR. Hear his insights and preview of these upcoming music talks.

Episode 6: Pastor Steve Wilkins

Hospitality to Friends and Strangers • May 2, 2019 • Steve Wilkins

Pastor Steve Wilkins sat down with us and talked about how hospitality is a reflection of God's kindness to us and how hospitality is more than just entertaining friends over a meal.

Episode 5: Gardener Jim Turner

Gardening, Landscaping, and the Christian Mission • April 18, 2019 • Jim Turner

One of our long-time members, Jim Turner sat down and discussed with us his background in gardening and professional landscape development. You won't want to miss Jim's insights on pairing of plants and the his encouragement to go out and get your hands in the soil.

Episode 4: Author Remy Wilkins

On the Novel 'Strays' and the Value of Fiction • April 4, 2019 • Remy Wilkins

Sarah Richey sat down and discussed writing with Remy Wilkins, author of "Strays" in this fourth episode of Church of the Redeemer's "Redeemer Talk Podcast". They discussed the value of story and narrative in strengthening how to understand the scriptures more clearly.

Episode 3: The Christmas Season

Celebrating the 12 Days of Christmas • December 24, 2018 • Steve Wilkins

Pastor Steve Wilkins 2005 talk on the 12 Days of Christmas helped folks in our church re-think and expand their celebrations at Christmas time.

Episode 2: Pastor Steve Wilkins

21st Century Patriotism • November 6, 2018 • Steve Wilkins

Pastor Steve Wilkins continues to differentiate what it means to be a biblically principled patriot in an ever growing climate of nationalism in this second episode of Church of the Redeemer's "Redeemer Talk Podcast".

Special Episode: Reformation Day

"A Mighty Fortress: Then and Now" • October 31, 2018 • Jarrod Richey

Luther's grand reformational hymn has gone through a transformation over time. In this October 31st special episode of Redeemer Talk, Jarrod Richey features recordings and discussion on how the most iconic of reformation hymns has changed over time.

Episode 1: Pastor Steve Wilkins

Patriotism & Nationalism • Steve Wilkins

Pastor Steve Wilkins discusses patriotism and nationalism in this inaugural episode of Church of the Redeemer's "Redeemer Talk Podcast".