Exploring Christian education and formation with today's leading thinkers, artists, scholars, and practitioners


  • Season 2, Episode 2: Brian McLaren

    26/01/2017 Duración: 17min

    In the American church, “we have a whole set of things that are doing the teaching rather than the gospel.” So says Brian McLaren, guest on this episode. Brian has written over a dozen books, including his most recent: The Great Spiritual Migration: How the World’s Largest Religion Is Seeking a Better […]

  • Season 2, Episode 1: Sandra McCracken

    17/10/2016 Duración: 21min

    I was so thankful to get to visit with Sandra McCracken – singer, worship leader, record producer and modern-day hymn writer, whose soulful, folk-gospel sound carries influences of artists like Emmylou Harris and Nora Jones. She recently released her eleventh independent studio album, God’s Highway, on Towhee Records with Tone Tree Music […]

  • Episode 6: Holly Allen

    05/08/2015 Duración: 38min

    Dr. Holly Allen is Professor of Family Studies and Christian Ministries at Lipscomb University in Nashville, Tennessee where she holds a joint appointment in the College of Arts and Sciences and the College of Bible and Ministry. She teaches undergraduate courses such as Early Childhood Development and Family Ministry. Dr. […]

  • Episode 5: John Roberto

    23/07/2015 Duración: 29min

    John Roberto is president of LifelongFaith Associates, editor of the journal Lifelong Faith, and works as a consultant to churches and national organizations, teaches courses and conducts workshops in faith formation, and has authored books and program manuals in faith formation. John created the theory and practice of Generations of Faith—an intergenerational, lifelong approach […]

  • Episode 4: Peter Enns

    01/07/2015 Duración: 25min

    Peter Enns is professor of biblical studies at Eastern University and a well-known blogger. (See full bio here.) While much of his writing and teaching has been geared to college students and older, he is also the author of a Bible curriculum for children called Telling God’s Story (parents’ guide, year […]

  • Episode 3: Rachel Held Evans

    17/06/2015 Duración: 15min

    We’re excited to feature Rachel Held Evans as our next guest. Rachel is a hugely popular author, speaker, and blogger. (See full bio here.) She has recently released Searching for Sunday: Loving, Leaving, and Finding the Church. We visit with Rachel about her church background, early Christian education experiences, and […]

  • Episode 2: Thomas Groome

    10/06/2015 Duración: 37min

    Our next guest is Dr. Thomas H. Groome, chair of the department of religious education and pastoral ministry and professor of theology and religious education at Boston College. (See full bio here.) Groome is the author of the widely-acclaimed Christian Religious Education: Sharing Our Story and Vision, now in its 35th year. In […]

  • Episode 1: Walter Brueggemann

    05/05/2015 Duración: 15min

    Welcome to the brand-spanking-new FaithForm Podcast! In this series of interviews and conversations, we’ll visit with today’s leading scholars and thinkers about Christian education and formation. Our inaugural podcast features Dr. Walter Brueggemann. Brueggemann is the author of over 100 books, including the recently updated The Creative Word: Canon as a […]