Preachers on Preaching

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A podcast hosted by Matt Fitzgerald

"I cannot continue to pimp the gospel for my own profit, for my own prestige and power," Ken Samuel decided.
November 14, 2016
Hope springs eternal—except when it doesn't. That's the continual challenge of faith.
November 7, 2016
White flight, preachers and social media, and the tricky relationship between church and world.  
October 30, 2016
Matt talks with Cornelius Plantinga Jr., the former president of Calvin Theological Seminary, about miracles, the collapse of the sacred/secular distinction when “every square inch of creation belongs to Jesus Christ,” and why preachers should read more fiction.
October 23, 2016
This episode consists of some of our favorite moments from episodes 14-33, which aired during our second season in the winter and spring of 2016.
June 26, 2016
Preachers on Preaching editor Neil Ellingson, also co-founder of Root and Branch Church in Chicago, interviews Preachers on Preaching host Matt Fitzgerald about the reasons he started the podcast and what he's learned so far, his own self-contradictory preaching approach, and how grace might come inside rising soap bubbles.
June 19, 2016
Matt talks with Liz Goodman, minister of the United Church of Christ in Monterey, Massachusetts, about the value of ferocity in relationships, being perceived by small-town folks as provocative, and the freedom that comes from being in a pulpit for 15 years.
June 12, 2016
Matt talks to Emily McGinley, site pastor at Urban Village Church Hyde Park-Woodlawn in Chicago, about planting a church for LGBTQ people of color and allies, her own circuitous spiritual journey, and integrating preaching with the congregation’s testimony.
June 5, 2016