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What Does This Mean - A Gloria Dei St Paul Podcast

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In this podcast the Pastors at Gloria Dei Lutheran Church in St Paul, MN, explore the meaning and context of scriptural passages. The Bible is a living, breathing text that contains contradictions, complexities, and incredible beauty. What Does This Mean attempts to translate the chosen passages into everyday language and apply their meaning to daily life. Music by Paul Damico-Carper. Recorded and produced by MN Podcasting at their St Paul studios. MN Podcasting can be found online at www.mnpodcasting.com.

In this podcast the Pastors at Gloria Dei Lutheran Church in St Paul, MN, explore the meaning and context of scriptural passages. The Bible is a living, breathing text that contains contradictions, complexities, and incredible beauty. What Does This Mean attempts to translate the chosen passages into everyday language and apply their meaning to daily life. Music by Paul Damico-Carper. Recorded and produced by MN Podcasting at their St Paul studios. MN Podcasting can be found online at www.mnpodcasting.com.

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United States

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In this podcast the Pastors at Gloria Dei Lutheran Church in St Paul, MN, explore the meaning and context of scriptural passages. The Bible is a living, breathing text that contains contradictions, complexities, and incredible beauty. What Does This Mean attempts to translate the chosen passages into everyday language and apply their meaning to daily life. Music by Paul Damico-Carper. Recorded and produced by MN Podcasting at their St Paul studios. MN Podcasting can be found online at www.mnpodcasting.com.

Language:

English


Episodes

Integrity With Ghosts

6/18/2020
Gloria Dei Lutheran Church, St. Paul, pastors Bradley Schmeling, Javen Swanson, Lois Pallmeyer discuss the readings assigned for the Third Sunday After Pentecost: Jeremiah 20:7-13; Romans 6:1b-11; Matthew 10:24-39. The pastors provide background for each biblical reading, share their personal reactions to the lesson, and apply the reading to life experience. This discussion is designed to help parishioners listen to Sunday readings with more depth and understanding. On this episode the...

Duration:00:29:47

The Harvest is Plentiful

6/11/2020
Gloria Dei Lutheran Church, St. Paul, pastors Bradley Schmeling, Javen Swanson, Lois Pallmeyer discuss the readings assigned for the Second Sunday After Pentecost: Exodus 19:2-8a; Romans 5:1-8; Matthew 9:35--10:8. The pastors provide background for each biblical reading, share their personal reactions to the lesson, and apply the reading to life experience. This discussion is designed to help parishioners listen to Sunday readings with more depth and understanding. On this episode the...

Duration:00:30:43

In the Beginning...Again

6/4/2020
Gloria Dei Lutheran Church, St. Paul, pastors Bradley Schmeling, Javen Swanson, Lois Pallmeyer discuss the readings assigned for Holy Trinity Sunday: Genesis 1:1-- 2:4a; 2 Corinthians 13:11-13; Matthew 28:16-20. The pastors provide background for each biblical reading, share their personal reactions to the lesson, and apply the reading to life experience. This discussion is designed to help parishioners listen to Sunday readings with more depth and understanding. Music by Paul Damico-Carper....

Duration:00:28:14

Intoxicating Prophecy

5/28/2020
Gloria Dei Lutheran Church, St. Paul, pastors Bradley Schmeling, Javen Swanson, Lois Pallmeyer discuss the readings assigned for The Day of Pentecost: Acts 2:1-21; 1 Corinthians 12:3b-13; John 24:19-23. The pastors provide background for each biblical reading, share their personal reactions to the lesson, and apply the reading to life experience. This discussion is designed to help parishioners listen to Sunday readings with more depth and understanding. On this episode the pastors welcome...

Duration:00:28:15

Is This an End or a Beginning?

5/21/2020
Gloria Dei Lutheran Church, St. Paul, pastors Bradley Schmeling, Javen Swanson, Lois Pallmeyer discuss the readings assigned for 7th Sunday of Easter: Acts 1:1-11; Ephesians 1:15-23; Luke 24:44-53. The pastors provide background for each biblical reading, share their personal reactions to the lesson, and apply the reading to life experience. This discussion is designed to help parishioners listen to Sunday readings with more depth and understanding. On this episode the pastors welcome...

Duration:00:29:38

Living as God’s Body

5/14/2020
Gloria Dei Lutheran Church, St. Paul, pastors Bradley Schmeling, Javen Swanson, Lois Pallmeyer discuss the readings assigned for 6th Sunday of Easter: Acts 17:21-31; 1 Peter 3:13-22; John 14:15-21. The pastors provide background for each biblical reading, share their personal reactions to the lesson, and apply the reading to life experience. This discussion is designed to help parishioners listen to Sunday readings with more depth and understanding. On this episode the pastors welcome...

Duration:00:30:27

Many Dwelling Places

5/7/2020
Gloria Dei Lutheran Church, St. Paul, pastors Bradley Schmeling, Javen Swanson, Lois Pallmeyer discuss the readings assigned for 5th Sunday of Easter: Acts 7:55-60; 1 Peter 2:2-10; John 14:1-14. The pastors provide background for each biblical reading, share their personal reactions to the lesson, and apply the reading to life experience. This discussion is designed to help parishioners listen to Sunday readings with more depth and understanding. Music by Paul Damico-Carper. Find Gloria Dei...

Duration:00:31:29

Shepherds and Bandits

4/30/2020
Gloria Dei Lutheran Church, St. Paul, pastors Bradley Schmeling, Javen Swanson, Lois Pallmeyer discuss the readings assigned for 4th Sunday of Easter: Acts 2:42-47; 1 Peter 2:19-25; John 10:1-10. The pastors provide background for each biblical reading, share their personal reactions to the lesson, and apply the reading to life experience. This discussion is designed to help parishioners listen to Sunday readings with more depth and understanding. Music by Paul Damico-Carper. Find Gloria Dei...

Duration:00:30:20

Into The Heart Of The Beast

4/2/2020
Gloria Dei Lutheran Church, St. Paul, pastors Bradley Schmeling, Javen Swanson, Lois Pallmeyer discuss the readings assigned for Palm Sunday: Philippians 2:5-11; Isaiah 50:4-9a; Matthew 21:1-11. The pastors provide background for each biblical reading, share their personal reactions to the lesson, and apply the reading to life experience. On this episode the pastors welcome special guest Susan Davis-Ali, a Gloria Dei Member and Church Council Representative. This discussion is designed to...

Duration:00:30:12

I am the Resurrection and the Life

3/26/2020
Gloria Dei Lutheran Church, St. Paul, pastors Bradley Schmeling, Javen Swanson, Lois Pallmeyer discuss the Gospel reading assigned for the Fifth Sunday in Lent: John 11:1-45. The pastors provide background for each biblical reading, share their personal reactions to the lesson, and apply the reading to life experience. On this episode the pastors welcome special guest Ann Niedringhaus, a Gloria Dei Member and Church Council Representative. This discussion is designed to help parishioners...

Duration:00:31:33

Clear As Mud

3/19/2020
Gloria Dei Lutheran Church, St. Paul, pastors Bradley Schmeling, Javen Swanson, Lois Pallmeyer discuss the Gospel reading assigned for the Fourth Sunday in Lent: John 9:1-41. The pastors provide background for each biblical reading, share their personal reactions to the lesson, and apply the reading to life experience. On this episode the pastors welcome special guest Katie LeClair, Youth Director at Gloria Dei and first returing guest in What Does This Mean history! This discussion is...

Duration:00:33:42

Wrestling At The Well

3/12/2020
Gloria Dei Lutheran Church, St. Paul pastors Bradley Schmeling, Javen Swanson, Lois Pallmeyer discuss the Bible readings assigned for the Third Sunday in Lent: Exodus 17:1-7; Romans 5:1-11; John 4:5-42. The pastors provide background for each biblical reading, share their personal reactions to the lesson, and apply the reading to life experience. On this episode the pastors welcome special guest Bishop Patricia Lull, a member of Gloria Dei and Bishop of the St Paul Area Synod of the ELCA....

Duration:00:30:07

Very Truly I Tell You

3/5/2020
Gloria Dei Lutheran Church, St. Paul pastors Bradley Schmeling, Javen Swanson, Lois Pallmeyer discuss the Bible readings assigned for the Second Sunday in Lent: Genesis 12:1-4a; Romans 4:1-5,13-17; John 3:1-17. The pastors provide background for each biblical reading, share their personal reactions to the lesson, and apply the reading to life experience. On this episode the pastors welcome special guest Brad White, a new member of Gloria Dei. This discussion is designed to help parishioners...

Duration:00:28:28

Lead Us Not Into Temptation?

2/27/2020
Gloria Dei Lutheran Church, St. Paul pastors Bradley Schmeling, Javen Swanson, Lois Pallmeyer discuss the Bible readings assigned for the First Sunday in Lent: Genesis 2:15-17; Romans 5:12-19; Matthew 4:1-11. The pastors provide background for each biblical reading, share their personal reactions to the lesson, and apply the reading to life experience. On this episode the pastors welcome special guest Robin Cerio, a new member of Gloria Dei. This discussion is designed to help parishioners...

Duration:00:27:30

Highlights from Season 2

1/30/2020
Gloria Dei Lutheran Church, St. Paul pastors Bradley Schmeling, Javen Swanson, Lois Pallmeyer discuss the weekly Bible readings. This is the last episode of season two of What Does This Mean and season two has been so fun because we invited a special guest every week to come in and ask questions of the pastors and share their personal stories and insights into the readings for that week. On this episode we revisit three guests we’ve welcomed over the course of season two: During the first...

Duration:00:25:17

Sunday Morning Live!

1/23/2020
Gloria Dei Lutheran Church, St. Paul pastors Bradley Schmeling, Javen Swanson, Lois Pallmeyer discuss the Bible readings assigned for the Third Sunday After Epiphany: Isaiah 9:1-4; 1 Corinthians 1:10-18; Matthew 4:12-23. The pastors provide background for each biblical reading, share their personal reactions to the lesson, and apply the reading to life experience. In this episode the pastors appeared live in the Fellowship Hall of Gloria Dei Lutheran Church with those who assembled for the...

Duration:00:33:22

What Are You Looking For?

1/16/2020
Gloria Dei Lutheran Church, St. Paul pastors Bradley Schmeling, Javen Swanson, Lois Pallmeyer discuss the Bible readings assigned for the Second Sunday After Epiphany: Isaiah 49:1-7; 1 Corinthians 1:1-9; John 1:29-42. The pastors provide background for each biblical reading, share their personal reactions to the lesson, and apply the reading to life experience. On this episode the pastors welcome special guest Julie Printz, a member of Gloria Dei and participant in numerous committees,...

Duration:00:28:44

This Is No Ordinary Time

1/9/2020
Gloria Dei Lutheran Church, St. Paul pastors Bradley Schmeling, Javen Swanson, Lois Pallmeyer discuss the Bible readings assigned for Baptism of Jesus Sunday: Isaiah 42:1-9; Acts 10:34-43; Matthew 3:13-17. The pastors provide background for each biblical reading, share their personal reactions to the lesson, and apply the reading to life experience. On this episode the pastors welcome special guest Ben Finkelstein, a member and Treasurer of Gloria Dei. This discussion is designed to help...

Duration:00:28:10

Outsiders and Insiders

1/2/2020
Gloria Dei Lutheran Church, St. Paul pastors Bradley Schmeling, Javen Swanson, Lois Pallmeyer discuss the Bible readings assigned for Epiphany: Isaiah 60:1-6; Ephesians 3:1-12; Matthew 2:1-12. The pastors provide background for each biblical reading, share their personal reactions to the lesson, and apply the reading to life experience. On this episode the pastors welcome special guest Martha Wegner, a member of Gloria Dei, Author, and the Funeral Coordinator at Gloria Dei. This discussion...

Duration:00:29:50

Christmas Special!

12/23/2019
Gloria Dei Lutheran Church, St. Paul pastors Bradley Schmeling, Javen Swanson, Lois Pallmeyer discuss the Bible readings assigned for Christmas: Luke 2:1-20. The pastors provide background for each biblical reading, share their personal reactions to the lesson, and apply the reading to life experience. On this episode the pastors welcome special guest Steven Peterson, a member of Gloria Dei, Usher, volunteer and former member of the Gloria Dei Church Council. This discussion is designed to...

Duration:00:28:46