Casey and Mandy Smith, author and senior pastor of University Christian Church (Cincinnati, OH) talk about how our vulnerability empowers us and what the next chapter of the church requires of men and women in leadership.
My conversation this week is with Erin Straza.
Erin is a freelance marketing communications consultant, managing editor of Christ and Pop Culture, co-host of the Persuasion podcast, and author of Comfort Detox: Finding Freedom from Habits That Bind You (InterVarsity Press, 2017). She writes from the Illinois flatlands where she lives with her husband, Mike. Follow her on Twitter @ErinStraza or find her online at ErinStraza.com.
Episode 006 // Casey And C. Christopher Smith Talk About How Reading and Conversation Can Rescue Our Communities
A conversation with Sarah Bessey on everything from wisdom in the local church to spiritual gifts and how both deconstruction & Christian feminism can help us into a new and beautiful future.
In the first episode of the otherWISE podcast, Casey talks about why it was IDIOCY to create a new podcast when so many podcasts are created every single day. He also talks about how we need to just "make the thing" and how learning to become more human will lead us towards Jesus.
Casey and his wife Holley have been married for 18 years and have a beautiful daughter they call "The B." They live in the Chicago area. Casey is an author, pastor, and spiritual director whose books include Becoming Curious: A Spiritual Practice of Asking Questions (2017) and As I Recall: How God Uses Our Memories to Shape Our Spirits (projected 2019).
Music provided by Austin Martin - you can check out his work here.
Artwork provided by Eric Wright / Metamora Design
In this episode, Casey Tygrett talks with Carlos Rodriguez, church planter and founder of the non-for-profit organization called Happy Sonship. His books include Simply Sonship and Drop The Stones as well as the forthcoming book Proximity.
Together with his wife Catherine, they have three gorgeous children and are moving to Puerto Rico this summer to continue relief efforts all over the Caribbean post hurricane Irma and Maria. Support their non-profit work at TheHappyGivers.com
Music for otherWISE provided by Austin Martin and you can find his work here