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People living their faith and joining in God's mission in local communities across Maine. A podcast of the Episcopal Diocese of Maine.

People living their faith and joining in God's mission in local communities across Maine. A podcast of the Episcopal Diocese of Maine.

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United States

Description:

People living their faith and joining in God's mission in local communities across Maine. A podcast of the Episcopal Diocese of Maine.

Language:

English

Contact:

207-233-2230


Episodes

Connecting with God and with Each Other

5/23/2022
We continue our series focusing on the four themes from Bishop Brown's 2021 diocesan convention address: Listen, Connect, Adapt, Hope. In this episode, we hear from Bishop Brown about the theme of connecting and we learn practical tips for connecting with God, and with each other. Discussed in this episode: Music: Alpine Meadows by SnowMusicStudio and Our Inspiration by MediaM. Licensed through MelodyLoops #8599953

Duration:00:13:15

Keep Listening: An Easter Message

4/25/2022
We continue our new series focusing on the four themes from Bishop Brown's 2021 diocesan convention address: Listen, Connect, Adapt, Hope. In this episode, we share Bishop Brown's Easter message, which focuses both on the telling of and the listening for the good news of Jesus' resurrection. Music: Alpine Meadows by SnowMusicStudio and Our Inspiration by MediaM. Licensed through MelodyLoops #8599953

Duration:00:07:06

An Invitation to Listen Better

3/28/2022
With this episode we start a new series on Faith in Maine, focusing on the four themes from Bishop Brown's 2021 diocesan convention address: Listen, Connect, Adapt, Hope. We begin with the practice of listening. Bishop Brown reflects on how listening appears in scripture, ways in which the pandemic has taught him to listen better, and provides several next actions we can all take to improve our listening skills. Music: Alpine Meadows by SnowMusicStudio and Our Inspiration by MediaM....

Duration:00:15:37

Restoring Wabanaki Tribal Sovereignty

2/22/2022
The Racial Justice Council and the Committee on Indian Relations of the Episcopal Diocese of Maine recently held a public forum in the format of a Zoom webinar in support of LD1626, “An Act Implementing the Recommendations of the Task Force on Changes to the Maine Indian Claims Settlement Implementing Act.” Maulian Dana, Ambassador of the Penobscot Nation was the keynote speaker. The Rt. Rev. Thomas J. Brown, Bishop of Maine, offered the opening prayer. If passed, LD1626 will restore to our...

Duration:01:29:58

Seeing God in Each Other

12/27/2021
Enjoy a sermon preached by the Rt. Rev. Thomas J. Brown, Bishop of Maine, for our December 26th diocese-wide online worship service. You can watch that service in its entirety on our Episcopal Maine YouTube or Facebook channels. Music: Alpine Meadows by SnowMusicStudio and Our Inspiration by MediaM. Licensed through MelodyLoops #85999536

Duration:00:06:54

Bishop Brown‘s Advent Message

12/3/2021
Please enjoy an Advent message from Bishop Brown! To view the Advent calendar he talks about, visit: https://tuerchen.com/087edbbd Music: Alpine Meadows by SnowMusicStudio and Our Inspiration by MediaM. Licensed through MelodyLoops #85999536

Duration:00:03:40

Begin Where God Has Planted Us

11/15/2021
Enjoy a sermon preached by the Rev. Peter Jenks, Rector of the Episcopal Church of St. John Baptist in Thomaston, Maine, for our November 14th diocese-wide online worship service. You can watch that service in its entirety on our Episcopal Maine YouTube or Facebook channels. Music: Alpine Meadows by SnowMusicStudio and Our Inspiration by MediaM. Licensed through MelodyLoops #85999536

Duration:00:08:16

The Bishop’s Address to the 202nd Diocesan Convention

10/25/2021
Enjoy listening to Bishop Thomas J. Brown's address to the 202nd Convention of the Episcopal Diocese of Maine, 23 October 2021. For a transcript of his address, you can visit EpiscopalMaine.org. Music: Alpine Meadows by SnowMusicStudio and Our Inspiration by MediaM. Licensed through MelodyLoops #85999536

Duration:00:18:45

The Way of Love: REST. An Interview with Bishop Brown

9/20/2021
As we wrap up this series on The Way of Love – Practices for a Jesus-Centered Life, we speak with Bishop Brown about the concept of “rest” and restoration. Thank you for walking the way of love with us here on the Faith in Maine podcast, enjoy the interview! Music: Our Inspiration by MediaM and Alpine Meadows by SnowMusicStudio. Licensed through MelodyLoops #85999536136

Duration:00:19:13

Caring for our Trees, Caring for our World

9/13/2021
Enjoy a sermon preached by The Rev. Alison Cornish, Program Consultant with the BTS Center, for our September 12th diocese-wide online worship service created by the Climate Justice Council of the Episcopal Diocese of Maine. You can watch that service in its entirety on our Episcopal Maine YouTube or Facebook channels. With roots dating back to 1814, The BTS Center is a private foundation in Portland, Maine, building on the legacy of the former Bangor Theological Seminary. The BTS Center...

Duration:00:14:16

The Way of Love: GO. An Interview with Bishop Brown

8/23/2021
In this episode of the faith in Maine podcast, we talk about the concept of “going” in all its different meanings. Going beyond your comfort zone, and going out into our communities, both here in Maine and abroad. We touch on listening deeply, and how that is a practice that needs to be honed, especially with the many distractions we have in the modern world. Enjoy the interview! Music: Our Inspiration by MediaM and Alpine Meadows by SnowMusicStudio. Licensed through MelodyLoops...

Duration:00:26:58

The Way of Love: BLESS. An Interview with Bishop Brown

7/19/2021
In this episode of the faith in Maine podcast, we focus on the fifth practice of the way of Love which is to Bless: sharing faith and unselfishly giving and serving. We discuss how we in the church define the words bless and blessing, how “bless” is an action word, and what it means to bless others and to be blessed ourselves. Enjoy the interview! Music: Our Inspiration by MediaM and Alpine Meadows by SnowMusicStudio. Licensed through MelodyLoops #85999536136

Duration:00:26:58

Silencing a "Noisy" Man?

7/12/2021
Enjoy a sermon preached by The Right Reverend Thomas J. Brown, the Bishop of Maine, for the Seventh Sunday after Pentecost, July 11, 2021. Music: Feeling Happiness by DPmusic and Our Inspiration by MediaM. Licensed through MelodyLoops #85999536

Duration:00:07:03

The Way of Love: WORSHIP. An Interview with Bishop Brown

6/21/2021
In this episode of Faith in Maine, we focus on the fourth practice in the Way of Love: Worship. Of all the practices in the Way of Love, worship may have been the most upended by the global pandemic. We talk with Bishop Brown, the Bishop of Maine, about the importance of worship, how worship practices have impacted his life, and more. Join us as we continue to travel along the Way of Love. Music: Our Inspiration by MediaM and Alpine Meadows by SnowMusicStudio. Licensed through MelodyLoops...

Duration:00:26:58

An Apostolate of More

6/14/2021
Enjoy a sermon preached by The Right Reverend Thomas J. Brown, the Bishop of Maine, for the Third Sunday after Pentecost, June 13, 2021. Music: Feeling Happiness by DPmusic and Our Inspiration by MediaM. Licensed through MelodyLoops #85999536

Duration:00:06:55

The Way of Love: PRAY. An Interview with Bishop Brown

5/24/2021
In this episode of Faith in Maine, we focus on the third practice in the Way of Love: Pray. Dwelling intentionally with God each day. We talk with Bishop Brown, the Bishop of Maine, about how prayer has impacted his life, simple changes we can make to be more present with God throughout the day, and how those who are new to prayer can approach this practice, without apprehension and fear. We also share some favorite prayers! Join us as we continue to travel along the Way of...

Duration:00:35:41

Widening Our Circles

5/10/2021
Enjoy a sermon preached by Mike Douglass, the Director of Camp Bishopswood, for the Sixth Sunday of Easter, May 9, 2021. Music: Feeling Happiness by DPmusic and Our Inspiration by MediaM. Licensed through MelodyLoops #85999536

Duration:00:09:59

The Way of Love: LEARN. An Interview with Bishop Brown

4/19/2021
In this episode of Faith in Maine, we focus on the second practice in the Way of Love: the practice of reflecting on Scripture each day. We interview Bishop Brown, the Bishop of Maine, and learn about his practices of studying scripture, how we all can "embed the Bible" in our daily lives, and much more. Join us as we continue to travel along the Way of Love. Music: Our Inspiration by MediaM and Alpine Meadows by SnowMusicStudio. Licensed through MelodyLoops #85999536136

Duration:00:29:00

Resurrection and The Body

4/12/2021
Enjoy a sermon preached by the Right Reverend Thomas J. Brown, tenth bishop of the Episcopal Diocese of Maine, for the Second Sunday of Easter, April 11, 2021. Music: Feeling Happiness by DPmusic and Our Inspiration by MediaM. Licensed through MelodyLoops #85999536

Duration:00:12:30

The Way of Love: TURN. An Interview with Bishop Brown

3/22/2021
In this episode of Faith in Maine, we focus on the first practice in the Way of Love, the practice of turning towards Jesus. We interview Bishop Brown, the Bishop of Maine, and learn how he finds time each day to focus on Jesus, and what the practice of turning means to him. Music: Our Inspiration by MediaM and Alpine Meadows by SnowMusicStudio. Licensed through MelodyLoops #85999536136

Duration:00:17:54