This Is Not Church Podcast
Metaphysics, Reiki, and the Cosmic Christ with Katy Valentine

Metaphysics, Reiki, and the Cosmic Christ with Katy Valentine

June 7, 2021

In this episode we talk to Katy Valentine about metaphysics, reiki, and the cosmic Christ. We delve into questions relating to the god of mystery. Katy received her PhD in New Testament from the Graduate Theological Union and is an ordained minister in the Christian Church (Disciples of Christ). She is one of the co-hosts of the very popular podcast The Heretic Happy Hour. She is also the co-host of Magical Mystery Journeys podcast. She is the author of For You Were Bought With A Price: Sex, Slavery, and Self-Control in a Pauline Community

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The Human God - a conversation with Fr. Kenneth Tanner

The Human God - a conversation with Fr. Kenneth Tanner

May 31, 2021

In this episode we chat with Fr. Kenneth Tanner about finding a richer and more authentic connection to faith. Looking at the early church, and how it relates to us today. Seeing the humanity of Jesus. The human god...the suffering god. 

Kenneth Tanner is pastor of Church of the Holy Redeemer in Rochester Hills, Michigan.

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Getting Comfortable in Uncomfortable Conversations with Felicia Murrell & Mercy Aiken

Getting Comfortable in Uncomfortable Conversations with Felicia Murrell & Mercy Aiken

May 24, 2021

In this episode we chat with Felicia Murrell & Mercy Aiken about racism in America, the Israeli and Palestinian conflict, and the similarities and differences between these two issues that seem to divide our country.

Felicia is an ordained pastor with River Fellowship and presently resides in Atlanta, Georgia with her husband, Doug. Together they have served in church leadership and ministerial roles for almost 20 years. Currently, they oversee Wise Counsel Ministries bringing transformation to both people and organizations. Felicia’s greatest joy is loving people. With a heart to equip and empower others, her passion is to bring others into a revelation of sonship where they learn to walk as Jesus walked through the experience of Father God continuously loving them. She and Doug have 4 adult children.

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Mercy Aiken made Israel and Palestine lived intermittently in Bethlehem, Palestine, from September 2015 to the summer of 2020. Prior to this, she worked many years as a writer and leader in various web-based ministries and leadership in local churches. She is involved with Bethlehem Bible College and the biannual Christ at the Checkpoint conference held in Bethlehem which challenges evangelicals to consider the perspective and experience of Palestinian Christians. She is also committed to relationship and bridge-building work with Muslims and Jews. She is currently pursuing a Master’s Degree through St. Stephen's University and is the author of a soon-to-be-released book about Dr. Bishara Awad, the founder of Bethlehem Bible College, tentatively entitled "Fire in Bethlehem."

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WTF with MJD: A conversation with Matthew J Distefano

WTF with MJD: A conversation with Matthew J Distefano

May 17, 2021

In this episode we chat with Matthew Distefano. The author of the recently released Bonfire Session: A Year of Shadow and Flame. 

Matthew J. Distefano is the author of multiple best-selling books, co-host of two podcasts, a long-time social worker, and hip-hop artist. He lives in Northern California with his wife and daughter.

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And Now, Deep Thoughts With Meg Calvin

And Now, Deep Thoughts With Meg Calvin

May 10, 2021

In this episode we chat with Meg Calvin. The author of - I Am My Own Sanctuary: How A Recovering Holy-Roller Found Healing And Power.

Meggie Lee Calvin (Meg) is an Amazon Bestselling Author, Wife, Mom, Speaker, Podcaster, and Coach who helps her fellow Spiritually-Attuned Go-Getters find confidence and certainty in who they were meant to be.

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Bonus Episode - Before You Lose Your Mind

Bonus Episode - Before You Lose Your Mind

May 5, 2021

In this bonus episode we talk chat with two of the authors of the recently released book - Before You Lose Your Mind. This book is a direct response to another book released by the Gospel Coalition the title of which I will not put here. This is a must read for anyone who has gone through or is going through deconstruction.

 

Before You Lose Your Mind can be purchased in paperback or eBook at Amazon.com

 

Here is the list of authors that contributed to this book with links to their pages. Please check out their books/writings as well.

 

Brandon Andress

Michelle Collins

Derrick Day

Matthew J. Distefano

Brandon Dragan

Jason Elam

Maria Francesca French

Keith Giles

Mark Gregory Karris

Matthew J Korpman

Josh Roggie

Rev. Dr. Katy Valentine

Skeeter Wilson

 

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Unplugging from PSA: A conversation with Keith Giles

Unplugging from PSA: A conversation with Keith Giles

May 3, 2021

In This episode we chat with Keith Giles. The author of Jesus Unforsaken: Substituting Divine Wrath With Unrelenting Love.

He is the author of several books, including: "Jesus Unbound: Liberating the Word of God from the Bible" and "Jesus Untangled: Crucifying Our Politics To Pledge Allegiance To The Lamb." Keith is the co-host of the Heretic Happy Hour Podcast. Keith also teaches several online courses including "Square 1: From Deconstruction to Reconstruction" and other courses based on his many books.

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Q & Eh with Wm Paul Young & Brad Jersak

Q & Eh with Wm Paul Young & Brad Jersak

April 26, 2021

In this episode we chat with Wm Paul Young and Brad Jersak about:

The Pastor: A Crisis. We delve into questions about shame, fear, wrath, and how the grace of God can bring redemption and forgiveness. Even to the people we deem as irredeemable and unforgivable. This conversation will challenge you...in a good way.

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You can’t miss this episode. A conversation with Thomas Jay Oord the author of God Can’t

You can’t miss this episode. A conversation with Thomas Jay Oord the author of God Can’t

April 19, 2021

In this episode we talk to Thomas Jay Oord. Thomas Jay Oord is a theologian, philosopher, and scholar of multi-disciplinary studies. Oord is a best-selling and award-winning author, having written or edited more than twenty-five books. He directs a doctoral program at Northwind Theological Seminary and the Center for Open and Relational Theology. A twelve-time Faculty Award-winning professor, Oord teaches at institutions around the globe. Oord is known for his contributions to research on love, open and relational theology, science and religion, and the implications of freedom and relationships for transformation.

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Cool Reflections with Kyle Butler

Cool Reflections with Kyle Butler

April 12, 2021

In this week’s episode we chat with our good friend Kyle Butler. Kyle is a former pastor who has left the church to pursue a closer and more intimate connection to the divine. Kyle speaks on our connection to the divine through unconditional love. Kyle is a co-host of The Graceline. He can be found speaking the truths of our divine nature on Facebook, Instagram, and YouTube.

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