I had the pleasure of a conversation with my pastor on a number of different topics. We discuss racism, what the Christian good news is all about, Scott’s prayer routine, and how confidence in God has come from confidence in Jesus.
Chris left a successful career in the banking business to give himself a chance to consider who he was and what he really wanted. He’s a year in and has enjoyed the discovery.
Grace is a young woman who is starting her first year as a 1st grade school teacher in a North St. Louis charter school. She talked about her conversion experience after beginning college, missionary experience and the things that have made an impact on her life.
Andy is vocalist in a Rolling Stones tribute band called, “Street Fighting Band”. He’s also involved in church planting and a director of worship and culture in Perth, Australia. We talk about how Andy got involved in the Rolling Stones tribute band, tension with involvement in music and art for a Christian, interaction with people outside of our circles, and loving our neighbor.
Terry is a member of the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter Day Saints, sometimes referred to as the Mormon church. We talk about the differences between the LDS church and traditional Christianity, which is what I’m involved in. We also talk about our spiritual lives.