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The WellSprings Journal podcast series is an expression of United Methodist clergywomen that offers leadership experience and emerging stories as women in Christian ministry. Find inspiration, joy, and motivation for the day!

The WellSprings Journal podcast series is an expression of United Methodist clergywomen that offers leadership experience and emerging stories as women in Christian ministry. Find inspiration, joy, and motivation for the day!
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The WellSprings Journal podcast series is an expression of United Methodist clergywomen that offers leadership experience and emerging stories as women in Christian ministry. Find inspiration, joy, and motivation for the day!

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English

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6152606945


Episodes

Mujer: A Body of Dangerous Memories -- Rev. Cristian de la Rosa

12/11/2018
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The theme of Season 2 is “Bodies, Oppression, and Gospel,” and in Episode 1, the Rev. Cristian de la Rosa, of the Baltimore-Washington area of the United Methodist Church, takes a critical look at how many of the violent practices and processes that have led to the marginalization of women of color are intrinsically related to the introduction (as Catholicism) and re-introduction (as Protestantism) of Christianity in the Americas. (VOICED BY PROFESSIONAL TALENT) FULL TRANSCRIPT When women...

Duration:00:15:47

Dorothy's Inspirational Journey -- Rev. Dorothy Macaulay

12/4/2018
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The Rev. Dorothy Macaulay, of the Liberia Annual Conference of the United Methodist Church, tells how God protected her family during the Liberian Civil War and then inspired her to overcome illness and adversity to become a leader in the Methodist Church in Africa. (VOICED BY PROFESSIONAL TALENT) FULL TRANSCRIPT When women come together there's nothing we cannot do. Welcome to the WellSprings Journal Podcast, where you will hear from women who have been called by God into lives to speak...

Duration:00:07:14

In Trust Center for Theological Schools -- Amy L. Kardash

11/27/2018
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Amy Kardash, President of the In Trust Center for Theological Schools, explains how the center’s objective is to strengthen theological schools by connecting their leaders to essential resources for mission vitality. She introduces us to the organization’s many offerings, including Trust Magazine, a quarterly periodical for board members, administrators, faculty, and other stakeholders who care about theological education. (VOICED BY PROFESSIONAL TALENT) FULL TRANSCRIPT 00:02 When women...

Duration:00:03:16

Rebuilding God's Temple in a Changing World -- Rev. Breanna Illéné

11/20/2018
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The Rev. Breanna Illéné, of the Wisconsin area of the United Methodist Church, is one of the bright young clergywomen who is shaping the Church of the future...and the present. She explains how instead of harkening back to the Church's "former glory," we need to rebuild God’s house in a way that responds to the current realities within our communities. (VOICED BY PROFESSIONAL TALENT) FULL TRANSCRIPT When women come together there's nothing we cannot do. Welcome to the WellSprings Journal...

Duration:00:12:05

Claim Who We Are in Christ -- Rev. Patience Kisakye & Rev. J. Kabamba Kiboko

11/13/2018
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The Rev. Dr. Patience Kisakye, from Uganda, serving in the Upper New York area of the United Methodist Church, and the Rev. Dr. J. Kabamba Kiboko, President of the African Clergywomen Association (from CongoDR serving in the West Ohio Conference), explain the purpose of the African United Methodist Clergywomen Association, and how it is helping build and shape African congregations and the communities while enhancing the participation of women, children, and youth who make up the majority of...

Duration:00:25:44

Interfaith Spirit of Justice -- Rev. Dr. Youngsook Charlene Kang

11/6/2018
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At a time when anti-immigrant stories are dominating the news, Rev. Dr. Youngsook Charlene Kang, of the Rocky Mountain area of the United Methodist Church, shares how the interfaith community is bringing comfort and hope to the marginalized. She expresses hope for good pathways for undocumented migrants, because “God is a God of hope and God's mandate for humanity is to live in peace and hope.” (VOICED BY PROFESSIONAL TALENT) FULL TRANSCRIPT 00:02 When women come together, there's nothing...

Duration:00:13:37

Journey to Standing Rock -- Carol Lakota Eastin

10/30/2018
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Carol Lakota Eastin, of the Illinois Great Rivers Area of the United Methodist Church, shares memories of the 2016 Peg-Leg Flamingo youth pilgrimage to the Standing Rock Reservation, where these young Native American students joined protestors of the Dakota Access Pipeline and gained a greater understanding of their proud heritage. (VOICED BY PROFESSIONAL TALENT) FULL TRANSCRIPT 00:04 When women come together, there's nothing we cannot do. Welcome to the WellSprings Journal Podcast, where...

Duration:00:06:05

Still Claiming Our Identity in Christ -- Mary Council-Austin

10/23/2018
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The Rev. Mary Council-Austin, of the Wisconsin area of the United Methodist Church, is a second-generation clergywoman. Her mother turned 90 and has been an ordained minister for more than 60 years. The Rev. Council-Austin recounts the journey of women in ministry – and the triumphs and challenges over the years – while offering encouragement that God stands ready to bless us. (VOICED BY PROFESSIONAL TALENT) FULL TRANSCRIPT 00:02 When women come together, there's nothing we cannot do....

Duration:00:10:33

Claiming My Identity, Walking My Truth -- Bishop LaTrelle Easterling

10/16/2018
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Bishop LaTrelle Easterling, who is the resident bishop of the Baltimore-Washington area of the United Methodist Church, shares insight on leadership styles of faith-filled women. Get to know the "great cloud of witnesses" who have helped form her identity and continue to inspire her walk. (VOICED BY PROFESSIONAL TALENT) FULL TRANSCRIPT 00:02 When women come together, there’s nothing we cannot do. Welcome to the Wellsprings Journal Podcast, where you’ll hear from women who’ve been called...

Duration:00:12:46

Reflections on Native Christian Identity and the Longing for Coming Home -- Lisa Dellinger

10/15/2018
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Lisa Dellinger, of the Oklahoma Indian Missionary Area of the United Methodist Church, draws parallels between the children of Israel, who lived in forced exile under the Babylonian Empire, and Native Christians, whose ancestors who endured a forced, genocidal removal in the Trail of Tears. Both groups learned how hard it is to “sing the Lord’s song in a strange land” (Psalm 137:4). Native Christians are rebuilding their own Temple today by claiming their Indigenous cultures and identities...

Duration:00:11:13

What's in a Name? -- Jacqueline Rose-Tucker

10/9/2018
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We call ourselves “Christians,” but what’s in a name? In this powerful message, Jacqueline Rose-Tucker, of the North Georgia Area of the United Methodist Church, uses the words of Haggai the prophet, the Apostle Paul, and the book of Hebrews to show how when we claim the name of Christ, we must remain obedient to Him as we move from fear to faith. (VOICED BY PROFESSIONAL TALENT) FULL TRANSCRIPT 00:04 When women come together, there's nothing we cannot do. Welcome to the Wellspring's...

Duration:00:13:43

Living Out Our Call - Rev. Kim Cape

9/30/2018
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Women have often been trailblazers within the Christian faith but not necessarily recognized as such. Listen to Rev. Kim Cape (United Methodist Church) reflect on her journey from seminary through years of leadership. The lessons she's learned will inspire you for the day ahead. FULL TRANSCRIPT 00:02 When women come together, there is nothing we cannot do. Welcome to the Wellsprings Journal Podcast where you will hear from women who have been called by God into lives to speak grace and...

Duration:00:16:03