Beginning the Steady Life and Work of Ambassadors

What is the best word for orienting and acclimating people to a new job? A quick google search suggested the hip and up-to-date term, “onboarding.” Since ambassadorship is sometimes like taking lifeboats out to save drowning people, “onboarding” seems to be a good fit. Podcast episodes so far (1-33) have concentrated on our identity as … Continue reading Beginning the Steady Life and Work of Ambassadors

Podcast #29: How to be an ambassador

https://oembed.libsyn.com/embed?item_id=15852143 I’d like to begin to explore the practical, daily significance of the models we have considered so far. As ambassadors of God’s kingdom, we must continually toggle back and forth between understanding and remembering the nature of the people to whom we are ambassadors and understanding and remembering the nature of the kingdom which … Continue reading Podcast #29: How to be an ambassador

Podcast #28: Being Ambassadors for the Kingdom of Heaven

https://oembed.libsyn.com/embed?item_id=15598148 Now that we have seen models for two vastly different worldviews and considered how that affects the meaning of words we use, it is time to take up our work as ambassadors for the kingdom of heaven. First, let us consider the advantages of the kingdom to which we belong and represent as ambassadors. … Continue reading Podcast #28: Being Ambassadors for the Kingdom of Heaven

Podcast #26: The Problem with the Problem of Evil

If there is a God, and God is good, why is there evil in the world?  That is the premise of the problem of evil, and it's overwhelmingly why people move in the direction of atheism.  But I'll challenge that idea by considering life through the lens of different worldviews. https://oembed.libsyn.com/embed?item_id=15397136 What challenges do you … Continue reading Podcast #26: The Problem with the Problem of Evil