Pulpit Fiction Podcast
Pulpit Fiction is a weekly lectionary conversation hosted by Rev. Eric Fistler and Rev. Robb McCoy. We exegete and discuss the reading from the Revised Common Lectionary, and includes thoughts about pop culture and current events. It is for preachers looking for inspiration as well as any person of faith willing to think critically about their faith and the Bible.

197: Advent 3A (Dec. 11, 2016)

 

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Voice in the Wilderness: James 5:7-10 with Sean Andreas

Featured Musician - Christopher Grundy “Drawing Nearer”

 

Direct download: Pulpit_Fiction_12-11-2016.mp3
Category:Lectionary -- posted at: 10:30pm EST

196: Advent 2A (Dec. 4, 2016)

 

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Voice in the Wilderness: Romans 15:4-13 Nelson Pierce

Featured Musician - Ethan Keller “Emmanuel” from his album, One Way

Direct download: Pulpit_Fiction_12-4-2016.mp3
Category:Lectionary -- posted at: 7:35pm EST

Gospel of Matthew with Warren Carter!

Warren Carter is Professor of New Testament at Brite Divinity School. His scholarly work has focused on the gospels of Matthew and John, and he has focused on the issue of the ways in which early Christians negotiated the Roman empire. He is the author of ten books including:

Direct download: Warren_Carter.mp3
Category:Academy -- posted at: 5:21pm EST

195: Advent 1A (Nov. 27, 2016)

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Voice in the Wilderness: Romans 13:11-14 Chris Strickland

  • Chris Strickland a pastor’s kid and school teacher and UMC lay servant at St. Paul UMC Gainesville, Georgia.
  • Twitter @chrisstrickla

Featured Musician - Bryan Odeen “How Do We”

Direct download: Pulpit_Fiction_11-27-2016.mp3
Category:Lectionary -- posted at: 4:54pm EST

194: Proper 29, Christ the King (Nov. 20, 2016)

Voice in the Wilderness: Colossians 1:11-20 with Rev. Sarah Renfro

Featured Musician - Whym, “Beside Me” from their debut album Sing, Doubter

 

Direct download: Pulpit_Fiction_11-20-2016.mp3
Category:Lectionary -- posted at: 1:33pm EST

Very grateful to Susan Presley and Max Hazell for this excellent voice in the wilderness (delivered a little late due to tech issues).

Check out their excellent book: Hezekiah: Buried in the bowels of the Earth for centuries, recently unearthed by a team of hearty explorers

Direct download: PF_11-13-2016_2_Thessalonians.mp3
Category:Lectionary -- posted at: 5:40pm EST

193: Proper 28C (Nov. 13, 2016)

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Featured Musician - Eddie Vedder, “All the Way”

  • Various links and versions on youtube, including This One
Direct download: Pulpit_Fiction_11-13-2016mp3.mp3
Category:Lectionary -- posted at: 7:25pm EST

TNS 4-3: Lisa Sharon Harper!


We sat down with Lisa Sharon Harper over a warm cup of Skype to talk about ethnicity, Shalom, fixing the world and her new book, The Very Good Gospel: How Everything Wrong Can Me Made Right

 

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The Very Good Gospel: How Everything Wrong Can Me Made Right is available now!

Direct download: Pulpit_Fiction_Lisa_Sharon_Harper.mp3
Category:Thursday Night Special -- posted at: 8:00pm EST

192: Proper 27C (Nov. 6, 2016)

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Featured Musician - Heatherlyn “Do What You Can” from her album  Heatherlyn.

Direct download: Pulpit_Fiction_11-6-2016.mp3
Category:Lectionary -- posted at: 9:45pm EST

191: Proper 26C (Oct. 30, 2016)

 

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Voice in the Wilderness: 2 Thessalonians 1:1-4,11-12 with Jeff Nelson

Featured Musician - Paul and Storm, “Cruel, Cruel Moon” from their album Do You Like Star Wars

Direct download: Pulpit_Fiction_10-30-2016.mp3
Category:Lectionary -- posted at: 12:44am EST