BLOGS & Podcasts

St. Paul's UMC offers seasonal blogs, podcasts and devotionals. Here is an archive, starting from most recent.

 
 

RECLAIMED PODCAST

Rev. Dr. Matt Russell (senior associate pastor at St. Paul's) along with Charles Rotramel and Gregg Taylor of Houston reVision carry on a wide-ranging discussion each week on restorative justice, current events and faith.

 

Take Courage

In January 2017, Rev. Tommy Williams and Rev. Dr. Matt Russell co-blogged as they engage in intensive learning and teaching enterprises around the intersections of faith and society.

 
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Goodness and Light podcast

For Advent 2016, we read and discussed the daily devotional Goodness and Light. Rev. Karyn Richards-Kuan and Dr. Matt Russell talked with each other in a series of four podcasts about how we see light breaking into our community. 

 
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SUMMER TOGETHER

Throughout June–August 2016, Rev. Tommy Williams invited the St. Paul's community to focus around a film, a pilgrimage and a novel. 

JUNE | ESPN's“Of Miracles and Men” exploring themes of shame, loss, faith and more.

JULY | A virtual pilgrimage to holy Christian sites in the UK.

AUGUST | Marilynne Robinson’s Pulitzer Prize-winning novel Gilead -- its themes of community, family, and the legacies we leave.

 

 

LENTEN DEVOTIONAL 2016

Follow along with this daily devotional written by members of the St. Paul's UMC community during the season of Lent leading up to Easter.