https://www.podbean.com/media/share/pb-epd6c-a1b788 Get ready for another great episode! Rev. Erika Hewitt and I didn't talk about a ton of things she knows a lot about - like officiating weddings, or multi-generational worship, or designing large scale worship, or life in small town Maine... this time. But we did talk about creating moments, holding energy, theological fights, … Continue reading S01E06 – Erika Hewitt and Tending the Energy
https://www.podbean.com/media/share/pb-8fcz8-a08d2c I first knew of Gretchen thanks to her amazing calls to worship, but wow I didn't know she was some kind of clerical super hero! We talked about creating worship that meets folks where they are, what it means to try new things, generation gaps, surrender, and dance! Here's the Rev. Gretchen Haley's … Continue reading S01E05 – Gretchen Haley and Breaking Through Expectations
https://www.podbean.com/media/share/pb-jmyr7-9f2001 This could have been called "the tenacity of craft" or "lovers of leaving" or "keeping the fire under our feet" ... but whatever the title, this conversation with Dr. Glen Thomas Rideout is rich and full and makes me want to come back for more. We talk about creativity, spirit, lessons from other traditions, … Continue reading S01E04 – Glen Thomas Rideout and Unlocking the Spirit
https://www.podbean.com/media/share/pb-vpuj6-9deb8f In this episode, Suzanne Fast and I talk about presence, what we seek in worship, accessibility and inclusion, and that time the hymn was a little too on point. Bio: A cradle Unitarian Universalist, Rev Suzanne Fast traces her call to ministry to the foundational lessons in meaning making learned in Religious Education. She … Continue reading S01E03 – Suzanne Fast and Knowing Why We’re Here
https://www.podbean.com/media/share/pb-5829k-9c494f Tony Campolo writes, "A ritual takes what happened a long time ago and drags it into the present so you can experience it here and now. Rituals keep us from forgetting what must not be forgotten and keep us rooted in a past from which we must not be disconnected." In this episode, my … Continue reading S01E02: Karen Johnston and Getting Below It
https://www.podbean.com/media/share/pb-vfbrq-9b763f My guest this week is the Rev. Dr. Michael Tino - my friend and mentor. In this inaugural episode, we talk about hymns, aesthetics, writing - and not writing - sermons, old, aching bodies, and fire. Bio: Michael serves the Unitarian Universalist Fellowship of Northern Westchester in Mt. Kisco, NY. He is a graduate … Continue reading S01E01: Michael Tino and Bringing the Outside In
https://www.podbean.com/media/share/pb-gs6rg-9ad239 Starting October 4, 2018! Rev. Kimberley Debus chats with other religious professionals about worship, aesthetics, and the connections we make to our faith through liturgy and the arts. These conversations are always lively and thoughtful. Tune in every other Thursday!