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Episode 146 (Happy New Year!) – How To Have Good Mental Health With Dr Crystal Gant, Part 1

1/13/2021
Episode 146 (Happy New Year!) - How To Have Good Mental Health With Dr Crystal Gant, Part 1 Episode sponsored by DiverseChurchJobs.com Happy New Year! Welcome 2021! 2020 has taught us so much. In so many ways, it is probably STILL teaching us. As we begin the new year, we will talk through how to develop a healthy rhythm in life, including our mental toughness and our mental health. This week, we welcome Dr Crystal Gant, Founder of Divine Transformational Solutions, LLC. She is also a...

Duration:00:33:53

Episode 145 – The Work of Soul Care, Justice and Closing Out The Year With Tyler Burns, Part 2

1/7/2021
Episode 145 - The Work of Soul Care, Justice and Closing Out The Year With Tyler Burns, Part 2 Episode sponsored by DiverseChurchJobs.com This week, we welcome Pastor Tyler Burns, President of The Witness and Co-Host of the regular podcast, Pass The Mic back to the show. Pastor Tyler is a regular speaker and writer on justice issues, he joined us to talk about our current state of justice, how it impacts our souls and how we should be thinking as we close out the end of one year and head...

Duration:00:50:32

Episode 143 – Hearing The Voice & Wisdom Of Ms. Lisa Sharon Harper (Special Episode)

12/19/2020
Episode 143 - Hearing The Voice & Wisdom Of Ms. Lisa Sharon Harper (Special Episode) Episode sponsored by DiverseChurchJobs.com In this special edition of the The Wise Idea Podcast, we welcomed Ms. Lisa Sharon Harper, Founder and President of FreedomRoad.us. Her visit to our podcast was specifically in response to her engagement and discussion and response to the statement released by the Southern Baptist Convention Seminary Presidents in December 2020. Several weeks ago, the Evangelical and...

Duration:00:51:35

Episode 144 – The Work of Soul Care, Justice and Closing Out The Year With Tyler Burns, Part 1

12/16/2020
Episode 144 - The Work of Soul Care, Justice and Closing Out The Year With Tyler Burns, Part 1 Episode sponsored by DiverseChurchJobs.com This week, we welcome Pastor Tyler Burns, President of The Witness and Co-Host of the regular podcast, Pass The Mic. A regular speaker and writer on justice issues, he joined us to talk about our current state of justice, how it impacts our souls and how we should be thinking as we close out the end of one year and head into a new year. Tyler also serves...

Duration:00:42:05

Episode 142 – How’s Your Soul? (A Teaching)

12/10/2020
Episode 142 - How's Your Soul? (A Teaching) Episode sponsored by DiverseChurchJobs.com After taking a few weeks off for the Holidays, our Host, Christopher J Harris is back with a teaching to challenge our INSIDE LIFE - Our Souls. In a context of a local church Bible Study, today's episode enables us unpack a biblical framework for causing us to get off of auto-pilot and check the current rhythm of our lives. Pull your notes out and enjoy the teaching. If you need further assistance or have...

Duration:00:51:27

Episode 141 – Processing The Presidential Election & More With John C Richards, Jr.

11/12/2020
Episode 141 - Processing The Presidential Election & More With John C Richards, Jr. Episode sponsored by DiverseChurchJobs.com This Presidential Election was historic - on every level. As of the time of this election, the voter turnout has been historic. Never before have this many people voted in an election (Read this). And while for some that's good news, for others it's not. Beyond the sheer number of people voting, there were a number of key realities that were before us - the issue of...

Duration:00:52:11

Episode 140 – The Intersection Of Faith & Politics & Being Politically Homeless With Justin Giboney

11/5/2020
Episode 140 - The Intersection Of Faith & Politics & Being Politically Homeless With Justin Giboney Episode sponsored by DiverseChurchJobs.com We have, for a number of our previous episodes directly addressed and discussed the issues that we have faced during our pandemic. At various points, we will pause those discussions to lean into additional conversations that are relevant to our audience. This week is one of those times. The Wise Idea Podcast welcomes Justin E. Giboney, Esq., President...

Duration:00:48:04

Episode 139 – Redisciplining The White Church With David W. Swanson

10/29/2020
Episode 139 - Rediscipling The White Church With David W. Swanson Episode sponsored by DiverseChurchJobs.com We have, for a number of our previous episodes directly addressed and discussed the issues that we have faced during our pandemic. At various points, we will pause those discussions to lean into additional conversations that are relevant to our audience. This week is one of those times. The Wise Idea Podcast welcomes Pastor David W. Swanson, author of Rediscipling The White Church:...

Duration:00:55:20

Episode 138 – A Relevant Chat With A CEO – Thom Schultz

10/22/2020
Episode 138 - A Relevant Chat With A CEO - Thom Schultz Episode sponsored by DiverseChurchJobs.com We have, for a number of our previous episodes directly addressed and discussed the issues that we have faced during our pandemic. At various points, we will pause those discussions to lean into additional conversations that are relevant to our audience. This week is one of those times. The Wise Idea Podcast welcomes Mr. Thom Schultz to engage in an incredibly insightful discussion around...

Duration:00:56:46

Episode 137 – Being Present & Aware of Those With Invisible Illnesses, Part 2

10/19/2020
Episode 137 - Being Present & Aware of Those With Invisible Illnesses, Part 2 Episode sponsored by DiverseChurchJobs.com We have, for a number of our previous episodes directly addressed and discussed the issues that we have faced during our pandemic. At various points, we will pause those discussions to lean into additional conversations that are relevant to our audience. This week is one of those times. The Wise Idea Podcast welcomed Ms. Keva Brooks-Napper to offer her insight, share her...

Duration:00:38:46

Episode 136 – Being Present & Aware of Those With Invisible Illnesses, Part 1

10/9/2020
Episode 136 - Being Present & Aware of Those With Invisible Illnesses, Part 1 Episode sponsored by DiverseChurchJobs.com We have, for a number of our previous episodes directly addressed and discussed the issues that we have faced during our pandemic. At various points, we will pause those discussions to lean into additional conversations that are relevant to our audience. This week is one of those times. The Wise Idea Podcast welcomed Ms. Keva Brooks-Napper to offer her insight, share her...

Duration:00:44:30

Episode 135 – Helping The Church Be The Bridge – Part 2

9/17/2020
Episode 135 - Helping The Church Be The Bridge - Part 2 Episode sponsored by DiverseChurchJobs.com We all are in the middle of new norms, new realities, and having old conversations in new ways. The issues of racial justice have been front and center in our discussions and minds in 2020. And the Church plays a role in that - a huge role. The Wise Idea Podcast welcomed Bishop Scott Volland to offer his insight, share his story, and gain wisdom on what we are facing today, and more...

Duration:00:34:53

Episode 134 – Helping The Church Be The Bridge – Part 1

9/3/2020
Episode 134 - Helping The Church Be The Bridge - Part 1 Episode sponsored by DiverseChurchJobs.com We all are in the middle of new norms, new realities, and having old conversations in new ways. The issues of racial justice have been front and center in our discussions and minds in 2020. And the Church plays a role in that - a huge role. The Wise Idea Podcast welcomed Bishop Scott Volland to offer his insight, share his story, and gain wisdom on what we are facing today, and more...

Duration:00:31:38

Episode 133 – On Mission With Michael Carroll, Part 2

8/27/2020
Episode 133 - On Mission With Michael Carroll - Part 2 Episode sponsored by DiverseChurchJobs.com We all are in the middle of new norms, new realities, and having old conversations in new ways. The Wise Idea Podcast welcomed Pastor Michael Carroll to offer his insight, wisdom on what we are facing today, and more specifically, how this generation is being impacted by the gospel, how his life story has shaped how he sees people today and the challenges before us, and more importantly, how we...

Duration:00:30:04

Episode 132 – On Mission With Michael Carroll – Part 1

8/18/2020
Episode 132 - On Mission With Michael Carroll - Part 1 Episode sponsored by DiverseChurchJobs.com We all are in the middle of new norms, new realities, and having old conversations in new ways. The Wise Idea Podcast welcomed Pastor Michael Carroll to offer his insight, wisdom on what we are facing today, and more specifically, how this generation is being impacted by the gospel, how his life story has shaped how he sees people today and the challenges before us, and more importantly, how we...

Duration:00:33:04

Episode 131 – Hesitant Hopefulness With Pastor Leonce Crump, Jr. – Part 2

8/8/2020
Episode 131 - Hesitant Hopefulness With Pastor Leonce Crump, Jr. - Part 2 Episode sponsored by DiverseChurchJobs.com We all are in the middle of new norms, new realities, and having old conversations in new ways. The Wise Idea Podcast welcomed Pastor Leonce Crump, Jr. to offer his insight, wisdom on what we are facing today, how he's processing the pandemics as a leader and a path forward.. And beyond that, he also had an opportunity to share his own story and life transitions. You can...

Duration:00:31:53

Episode 130 – Hesitant Hopefulness With Pastor Leonce Crump, Jr. – Part 1

7/30/2020
Episode 130 - Hesitant Hopefulness With Pastor Leonce Crump, Jr. - Part 1 Episode sponsored by DiverseChurchJobs.com We all are in the middle of new norms, new realities, and having old conversations in new ways. The Wise Idea Podcast welcomed Pastor Leonce Crump, Jr. to offer his insight, wisdom on what we are facing today, how he's processing the pandemics as a leader and a path forward.. And beyond that, he also had an opportunity to share his own story and life transitions. You can...

Duration:00:35:36

Episode 129 – How God Prepares Us To Dominate In Life With Steve Carter, Part 2

7/23/2020
Episode 129 - How God Prepares Us To Dominate In Life With Steve Carter, Part 2 Episode sponsored by DiverseChurchJobs.com We all are in the middle of new norms, new realities, and having old conversations in new ways. The Wise Idea Podcast welcomed Pastor Steve Carter to offer his insight, wisdom on what we are facing today. And beyond that, he also had an opportunity to share his story and challenges from his recent transition from Willow Creek while also offering incredible thinking...

Duration:00:52:13

Episode 128 – How God Prepares Us To Dominate In Life With Steve Carter – Part 1

7/16/2020
Episode 128 - How God Prepares Us To Dominate In Life With Steve Carter, Part 1 Episode sponsored by DiverseChurchJobs.com We all are in the middle of new norms, new realities, and having old conversations in new ways. The Wise Idea Podcast welcomed Pastor Steve Carter to offer his insight, wisdom on what we are facing today. And beyond that, he also had an opportunity to share his story and challenges from his recent transition from Willow Creek while also offering incredible thinking...

Duration:00:49:19

Episode 127 – Two Friends Catching Up And Other Musings

7/12/2020
Episode 127 - Two Friends Catching Up And Other Musings With Mike Goodwin. Episode sponsored by DiverseChurchJobs.com We all are in the middle of new norms, new realities, and having old conversations in new ways. Two friends, our Host Christopher J Harris and comedian, Mike "Bowtie Comedy" Goodwin catch up and talk about all of the latest news, while sharing some laughs along the way. Today's conversation isn't ignoring the realities of COVID-19, the race and justice conversations that are...

Duration:01:18:51