Thursday, April 29, 2021

Episode 56 Dr. Winfield Bevins and Dr. Mark Dunwoody on Healthy Rhythms for Leaders


In this week's episode, Dr. Winfield Bevins and Dr. Mark Dunwoody discuss key insights from their new book Healthy Rhythms for Leaders: Cultivating Soul Care in Uncertain Times.


Buy Mark and Winfield’s new Book:

Healthy Rhythms for Leaders: Cultivating Soul Care in Uncertain Times https://amzn.to/3t0QQor 


Missional Formation Resources and Coaching:


https://missionalformationcoaching.com/



Other Resources by Winfield Bevins:


A Field Guide to Daily Prayer https://my.seedbed.com/product/field-guide-for-daily-prayer/


Simply Anglican: An Ancient Faith for Today's World https://amzn.to/39PyIIl


Marks of a Movement: What the Church Today Can Learn From the Wesleyan Revival https://amzn.to/3oA3kSd


Ever Ancient, Ever New: The Allure of Liturgy for a New Generation https://amzn.to/2IvV1Yg


Church-Planting Revolution: A Guidebook for Explorers, Planters, and Their Teams https://amzn.to/39R5CIn


Connect with Winfield Bevins:

www.winfieldbevins.com


Twitter: @winfieldbevins


Instagram: @winfield.bevins


Connect with Mark Dunwoody:


https://missionalformationcoaching.com/


Twitter: @markdunwoody1


Instagram: @markdunwoody


Connect with Brian Russell:


Information about Brian’s Fall 2021 book Centering Prayer: How Sitting Quietly in God’s Presence Can Change Your Life www.centeringprayerbook.com or pre-order: https://amzn.to/3eyiLXu 


Twitter: @briandrussell


Instagram: @yourprofessorforlife


Coaching for Pastors: www.deepdivespirituality.com


Business and Life Coaching: www.drbrianrussellcoaching.com 


Brian Russell’s Book on the Missional Interpretation of Scripture:

(Re)Aligning with God: Reading Scripture for Church and World https://amzn.to/3qln258


Bio: Dr. Winfield Bevins is a “liturgical missiologist” whose passion is to help others connect to the roots of the Christian faith for discipleship and mission. He currently serves as the Director of Church Planting at Asbury Theological Seminary. He frequently speaks at conferences on a variety of topics and as both an adjunct professor and guest lecturer at various seminaries and universities in the United States and England. He has a Doctor of Ministry from Southeastern Seminary in Wake Forest and is pursuing a PhD at the University of Aberdeen, Scotland. Dr. Mark Dunwoody has more than three decades of international experience as an entrepreneur and consultant to non-profits and faith communities. Originally from Belfast, Ireland, Mark has lived in five countries and is well known, internationally, in the missional conversation as a writer, trainer, speaker, strategist and coach.

Links to Amazon are affiliate links. Dr. Russell receives a small payment if you order resources through these links. There is no additional cost to you. Thank you for supporting the podcast through your purchases.


Tuesday, April 13, 2021

Episode 54 Dr Brian Taylor Leading a Multi-Ethnic Church in a Divided ...


In episode, Dr. Brian Taylor, lead pastor of Every Nation, takes us on deep dive into church planting and leading a multi-ethnic black led church.


Bio:


Brian Taylor began working in full-time ministry in 2002, serving as a campus director for Every Nation Campus Ministries on several campuses in Nashville, TN including: Vanderbilt, Tennessee State, and Fisk University. In 2007 Brian and his family moved to Orlando, FL to serve alongside Pastor Tim Johnson in starting Orlando World Outreach Center. After six years in Orlando, with two children and one on the way, Brian and his wife Chavonne moved to Cincinnati to launch Bethel Cincinnati Church as lead pastors.


In addition to his work in leading Bethel Cincinnati’s multiethnic congregation, Brian also serves as chaplain for the University of Cincinnati football team, and serves on the leadership team for The Mosaix Network. He holds Doctorate of Ministry degree at Asbury Theological Seminary. Chavonne works alongside Brian as he pastors and leads the church. They have three beautiful children.


Book’s Recommended by Brian Taylor:


Roy Hession Calvary Road https://amzn.to/3dArisx 


Steve Mansfield Then the Darkness Fled: The Liberating Wisdom of Booker T. Washington  https://amzn.to/3uoKPD5 


Connecting with Brian Taylor:


Twitter: @brianldottaylor


Instagram: @everynationcincy


https://everynationcincinnati.org/ 


Connect with Brian Russell:


Information about Brian’s Fall 2021 book Centering Prayer: How Sitting Quietly in God’s Presence Can Change Your Life www.centeringprayerbook.com 


Twitter: @briandrussell


Instagram: @yourprofessorforlife


Coaching for Pastors: www.deepdivespirituality.com


Business and Life Coaching: www.drbrianrussellcoaching.com 


Brian Russell’s Book on the Missional Interpretation of Scripture:

(Re)Aligning with God: Reading Scripture for Church and World https://amzn.to/3qln258


Links to Amazon are affiliate links. Dr. Russell receives a small payment if you order resources through these links. There is no additional cost to you. Thank you for supporting the podcast through your purchases.


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Tuesday, April 6, 2021

Episode 53 Dr Bob Tuttle – Life in the Holy Spirit


Bob Tuttle


Dr. Robert "Bob" Tuttle reflects on life in the Holy Spirit. He shares from Scripture and his rich personal experiences to help us understand the promise and potential of a Spirit-filled life.


Dr. Robert Tuttle was also a guest on Episode 7 https://youtu.be/Bfqi--7fPh8 and Episode 30 https://youtu.be/xyfqNbLE87Y



Books by Bob: 

 

Sanctity without the Starch: A Layperson’s Guide to a Wesleyan Theology of Grace https://amzn.to/3dNbkLB


The Story of Evangelism, A History of the Witness of the Gospel (Abingdon Press, 2006). https://amzn.to/2LuQMKc 


Shortening the Leap, From Honest Doubt to Enduring Faith (Bristol House)  https://amzn.to/3bwTlWL 


In Our Time, the Life and Ministry of E. Stanley Jones” (ESJ Foundation).   https://amzn.to/360zIFF 


Bob also recommends the following writings for those interested in taking the next step in learning more about the Holy Spirit:


Cantalamessa, Come Creator Spirit https://amzn.to/2OtUtFm 


Gordon Fee, Paul, the Spirit, and the People of God https://amzn.to/2PuMBUE 


Craig Keener, Gift and Giver https://amzn.to/3cUbB0q 


Clark Pinnock, The Flame of Love  https://amzn.to/3rPzWsh 


Connect with Brian Russell:


Information about Brian’s Fall 2021 book Centering Prayer: How Sitting Quietly in God’s Presence Can Change Your Life www.centeringprayerbook.com 


Twitter: @briandrussell


Instagram: @yourprofessorforlife


Coaching for Pastors: www.deepdivespirituality.com


Business and Life Coaching: www.drbrianrussellcoaching.com 


Brian Russell’s Book on the Missional Interpretation of Scripture:

(Re)Aligning with God: Reading Scripture for Church and World https://amzn.to/3qln258


Links to Amazon are affiliate links. Dr. Russell receives a small payment if you order resources through these links. There is no additional cost to you. Thank you for supporting the podcast through your purchases.


Please tell your friends about the Deep Dive Spirituality Videocast. It's also available on Spotify, Podbean, and iTunes as a podcast.


Tuesday, March 30, 2021

Episode 52 Dr Peter Rollins on Uncertainty, Contradiction and Salvation


In this episode, Dr. Peter Rollins talks about the role of uncertainty, doubt, and contradiction in theology and life. He also reflects deeply on the death of God in Jesus Christ as the ultimate contradiction and the meaning of resurrection for understanding salvation. This is the conversation you've been waiting for as we do a deep dive into post-modern thinking about theology, psychoanalysis, and modern faith. Bio: Peter Rollins is an author, philosopher, storyteller, producer and public speaker who has authored numerous books, including Insurrection, The Idolatry of God, and The Divine Magician. Peter gained his higher education from Queens University, Belfast where he earned degrees (with distinction) in Scholastic Philosophy (BA Hons), Political Theory and Social Criticism (MA) and Post-Structural thought (PhD). He was born in Belfast, Northern Ireland, currently lives in Los Angeles and will die somewhere as yet not known. Books by Peter: The Divine Magician https://amzn.to/39vuft8 The Orthodox Heretic and Other Impossible Tales https://amzn.to/3u8tnCC Insurrection: To Believe Is Human, To Doubt Divine https://amzn.to/3wcNCRD The Idolatry of God: Breaking Our Addition to Certainty and Satisfaction https://amzn.to/3mdogi0 Fidelity of Betrayal: Towards a Church Beyond Belief https://amzn.to/39pbtUb How (not) To Speak of God https://amzn.to/3cAVZib Books Recommended by Peter: McGowan Enjoying What You don’t Have https://amzn.to/39pNwfO Zizek, Sex and the Failed Absolute https://amzn.to/3u1ebXY Hegel Phenomenology of Spirit https://amzn.to/3udKwLv Connect with Peter:

Podcast: The Fundamentalists https://peterrollins.com/ https://www.patreon.com/peterrollins/posts Instagram: @peter_rollins Connect with Brian Russell: Information about Brian’s Fall 2021 book Centering Prayer: How Sitting Quietly in God’s Presence Can Change Your Life www.centeringprayerbook.com Twitter: @briandrussell Instagram: @yourprofessorforlife Coaching for Pastors: www.deepdivespirituality.com Business and Life Coaching: www.drbrianrussellcoaching.com Brian Russell’s Book on the Missional Interpretation of Scripture: (Re)Aligning with God: Reading Scripture for Church and World https://amzn.to/3qln258 Links to Amazon are affiliate links. Dr. Russell receives a small payment if you order resources through these links. There is no additional cost to you. Thank you for supporting the podcast through your purchases. #uncertainty #doubt #philosophy

Saturday, March 27, 2021

7 Virtues for Kingdom Living Today


Dr. Brian Russell talks about 7 Virtues for Kingdom Living: Wisdom, Justice, Temperance, Courage, Faith, Hope and Love. He paints a big picture view of the beauty of the Christian life and want a true deep dive spirituality looks like. He also teaches on the dark side of the virtues: ignorance, malice, concupiscence (disordered/excessive desire), and weakness as well as how Evagrius' Eight Evil thoughts (Lust, Gluttony, Avarice, Anger, Sloth, Sadness, Pride and Vainglory) fit into our formation or deformation. Interested in spiritual coaching? Check out Deep Dive Spirituality (www.deepdivespirituality.com) or contact Brian directly at deepdivespirituality@gmail.com

#virtues #Christianliving #spiritualformation

Tuesday, March 23, 2021

Episode 51 Frank Viola and Brian Russell on the Kingdom of God and the Parable of the Sower


In this week's episode, Brian is a guest conversation partner with Frank Viola on his Insurgence podcast. Frank and Brian talk about the meaning of the Parable of the Sower within Mark's Gospel and reflect on its implications for missional living today. Brian will serve as Frank's conversation partner of his series on references to the Kingdom in the Gospels over much of 2021. Check out Frank's podcast at https://theinsurgence.org/podcast/  FRANK VIOLA is a bestselling author, A-list blogger, and popular conference speaker. Viola has written over 12 books released by major Christian publishers (Thomas Nelson, Tyndale, David C. Cook, Baker, etc.). 8 of them have been bestsellers. His ministry is known as “The Deeper Journey.” Viola’s mission is to help serious followers of Jesus know their Lord more deeply so they can experience real transformation and make a lasting impact. Selected Books by Frank (https://amzn.to/3kZKuBH): Insurgence: Reclaiming the Gospel of the Kingdom https://amzn.to/3nUClAp From Eternity to Here: Rediscovering the Ageless Purpose of God https://amzn.to/2HvTiS6 Jesus Manifesto: Restoring the Supremacy and Sovereignty of Jesus (w/ Leonard Sweet) https://amzn.to/3m6DcxA Pagan Christianity?: Exploring the Roots of Our Church Practices (w/ George Barna) https://amzn.to/2IZixgC Reimagining Church: Pursuing the Dream of Organic Christianity https://amzn.to/2IWB4tX Where can listeners find you online? frankviola.org Connect with Brian Russell: Information about Brian’s Fall 2021 book Centering Prayer: How Sitting Quietly in God’s Presence Can Change Your Life www.centeringprayerbook.com Twitter: @briandrussell Instagram: @yourprofessorforlife Coaching for Pastors: www.deepdivespirituality.com Business and Life Coaching: www.drbrianrussellcoaching.com Brian Russell’s Book on the Missional Interpretation of Scripture: (Re)Aligning with God: Reading Scripture for Church and World https://amzn.to/3qln258 Links to Amazon are affiliate links. Dr. Russell receives a small payment if you order resources through these links. There is no additional cost to you. Thank you for supporting the podcast through your purchases.

Thursday, March 18, 2021

Episode 50 Eric Huffman – Scripture and the Skeptic


In this week’s episode, Eric Huffman shares his compelling journey from skeptical pastor to a missional apologist non-religious people. We talk about his latest book Scripture and the Skeptic. Bio: Eric Huffman is Lead Pastor of The Story Church (est. 2015), author of two books - Scripture and the Skeptic (Abingdon Press, 2021) and 40 Days of Doubt: Devotions for the Skeptic (Abingdon Press, 2018) - and host of Maybe God Podcast, where he tackles the toughest questions non-religious people are asking about Christianity. Eric and his wife and co-pastor, Geovanna, share a passion to lead new generations of educated and non-religious skeptics to honestly consider the life-altering love of God in Jesus Christ. They live near downtown Houston with their two children, Zaira and Koen. Books by Eric: Scripture and the Skeptic https://amzn.to/2OHeSXu 40 Days of Doubt: Devotions for the Skeptic https://amzn.to/3vvHX93 Connecting with Eric: https://www.erichuffman.org/ Twitter: @ericthestory Maybe God Podcast https://maybegodpod.com/ Connect with Brian Russell: Information about Brian’s Fall 2021 book Centering Prayer: How Sitting Quietly in God’s Presence Can Change Your Life www.centeringprayerbook.com Twitter: @briandrussell Instagram: @yourprofessorforlife Coaching for Pastors: www.deepdivespirituality.com Business and Life Coaching: www.drbrianrussellcoaching.com Brian Russell’s Book on the Missional Interpretation of Scripture: (Re)Aligning with God: Reading Scripture for Church and World https://amzn.to/3qln258 Links to Amazon are affiliate links. Dr. Russell receives a small payment if you order resources through these links. There is no additional cost to you. Thank you for supporting the podcast through your purchases. #skeptic #scripture #doubt