Joel Houston and Ramjaane Niyoyita: Refugee Crisis Part 2

In the second part of the refugee crisis conversation we hear from Joel Houston  and  Ramjaane Niyoyita.

Joel Houston, of Hillsong United and Hillsong New York, discusses his experience with the Syrian refugee crisis and the Christian call to respond.

Ramjaane Niyoyita, a Rwandan born as a refugee in the Congo now living in Austin, TX, discusses his experience as a Refugee, the importance of humor in tragedy and having to listen to Luke preach every week.

Refugee Crisis Part 1: Jessica Goudeau and Ruhta

In the first of two discussions on the refugee crisis, Burmese refugee Ruhta* and Dr. Jessica Jessica’s piece on Trump’s rhetoric’s effects on refugees in the Washington Post.

*Ruhta- fake name for her family’s safety.

Reconstruction: Brian Zahnd and Paul Nevison

We discuss the transformation process of faith of construction, deconstruction and reconstruction with pastor and author Brian Zahnd and filmmaker Paul Nevison.

For more on Brian Zahnd’s reconstruction check out his book Water to Wine.

For more on Paul, listen to him giggle in the back of the Richard Rohr and Rob Bell podcasts.

Stephen Backhouse and Richard Beck. Kierkegaard: A Single Life.

Dr. Stephen Backhouse and Dr. Richard Beck join the show to discuss Soren Kierkegaard,  existentialism, philosophy, Church & State, Fear and Trembling and Stephen’s new book Kierkegaard: A Single Life.

For more on the Deborah Club.

For more on Tripp Fuller’s Theology Root Beer Camp.

Melissa Greene and Josh Graves

Melissa Greene and Josh Graves join the show to talk Enneagram, how a preacher’s type affects their sermons, the rumor that all Church of Christ people can sing,  and here’s the amazing song that Luke tried unsuccessfully to get Melissa to sing.

For more on the Deborah Club.

For more on Tripp Fuller’s Theology Root Beer Camp.

Home of the Newsworthy with Norsworthy podcast and more