Russ Jennings

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THE POD FATHER, Tripp Fuller, Helps Russ Celebrate Love in a Dangerous Time’s 100th Episode [LDT100] Play in new window | Download (Duration: 56:21 — 51.6MB) | EmbedSubscribe: Apple Podcasts | Android | RSS……. Russ talks with Tripp Fuller, host of Homebrewed Christianity, the podcast that started the whole progressive Christian podcast niche. His show is focused on real theology, and real theologians. What a […]

INTERFAITH IN THE CITY – with The Rev. Dr. Chloe Breyer, executive director of The Interfaith Center of New York. [LDT099] Play in new window | Download (Duration: 36:54 — 33.8MB) | EmbedSubscribe: Apple Podcasts | Android | RSSInterfaith Work in New York, with The Rev. Dr. Chloe Bryer Hey, Lovers – This is Russ and I want to welcome you to Love in a Dangerous Time, where we look […]

THAT’S HOW THE LIGHT GETS IN – Commemorating the Yahrzeit of Leonard Cohen with Dan Nadel & Shira Averbuch [LDT098] Play in new window | Download (Duration: 59:58 — 48.0MB) | EmbedSubscribe: Apple Podcasts | Android | RSS…………………………… (Music sections have been re-edited) In the past many years, almost every recording artist has sung Leonard Cohen’s Hallelujah. It’s an extremely poetic look at the mess the world that resolves […]

THEOLOGICAL DECLARATION ON CHRISTIAN FAITH and WHITE SUPREMACY – A talk with Rev. Trey Lyon & Writer/Activist, Lisa Sharon Harper [LDT097] Play in new window | Download (Duration: 1:12:45 — 58.3MB) | EmbedSubscribe: Apple Podcasts | Android | RSSThis show was supposedto be released on October 23, but my computer has been completely out of commission for three days, and here I am, publishing this very important program (and it […]

TRUE CALLING – Kristen & Russ Look at this Christian Process and Kristen Has an Announcement [LDT096] Play in new window | Download (Duration: 50:52 — 46.6MB) | EmbedSubscribe: Apple Podcasts | Android | RSSWhen a Christian truly feels that God want her to do something in particular, like become a minister, start a homeless shelter, become a tutor, paint a mural on the church playground […]

SAVE THE CHURCH? OR JOIN GOD IN SAVING THE WORLD? – A Conversation with Rick Ufford-Chase & Brian McLaren [LDT095] #Church2B Play in new window | Download (Duration: 1:15:17 — 68.9MB) | EmbedSubscribe: Apple Podcasts | Android | RSSOur guests today are Rick Ufford-Chase, the author of Faithful Resistance: Gospel Visions for the Church in a Time of Empire (interviewed in episode 76 of  Love in a Dangerous Time) and […]

BUSHWICK ABBEY – Rev. Nell Archer & Rev. Vince Anderson about music, art, and gentrification in Brooklyn, NY [LDT094] Play in new window | Download (Duration: 1:01:06 — 55.9MB) | EmbedSubscribe: Apple Podcasts | Android | RSSThere’s a lot of church planting going on these days. And many of these plants are flourishing as alternative worshiping communities, made up of people who usually wouldn’t be caught dead in […]

A Jew and A Gentile Walked Into a Bar …. Mitzvah – Co-hosts are special guests on our good friends’ podcast [LDT093] Play in new window | Download (Duration: 1:03:44 — 58.4MB) | EmbedSubscribe: Apple Podcasts | Android | RSSFor the first time, Lovers, we have been invited onto another podcast. Our good friends, Charles Bretan and Chris Henson (the very Jew and Gentile who walked into that Bar …. Mitzvah) […]

RE-THINKING THE CHURCH BEFORE IT WAS COOL – Wisdom from church pioneer Rev. Frank Dew [LDT092] Play in new window | Download (Duration: 47:49 — 43.8MB) | EmbedSubscribe: Apple Podcasts | Android | RSS In 1985, Rev. Frank Dew planted a small Presbyterian church in Greensboro, NC called “New Creation” that focused on relationships, community, and social justice.  For over 30 years, this diverse group […]

IF WE LOSE SIGHT OF THE IMPERITIVE OF LOVE, THEN WE’RE JUST LOST – an open ended discussion with Nkosi Anderson re Nazis and the like [LDT091] Play in new window | Download (Duration: 1:13:55 — 67.7MB) | EmbedSubscribe: Apple Podcasts | Android | RSSThis episode has no agenda other than to talk through some of the big issues that arose this week with the emergence of organized and armed racists folk in Charlottesville, VA. Neo-Nazis, […]