December 2017 – Paul Kerensa on Christmas, When God uses dreams, John Mark Comer, taking off the mask & Rob Parsons

November 27, 2017

It's a bumper Christmas-y edition as Sam, Claire and Justin debate the best time to put up your tree and hear from funny man Paul Kerensa about why he's written a book about Christmas traditions. Plus we look at amazing dreams that led people to Christ and hear from pastor to sceptical millennials John Mark Comer. Claire tells her personal story of taking off her mask and Rob Parsons wraps things up with a Christmas story.

See the full Dec edition at https://www.premierchristianity.com/Past-Issues/2017/December-2017

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November 2017 – Revival again, Evangelicals taking over, Paradise Lost & Matt Redman

October 31, 2017

New team member Claire Musters joins Sam and Justin on the podcast as we debate how parents should treat Halloween, ask  “Is it time to pray for Revival again?” in light of Terry Virgo’s cover feature, investigate how evangelicals took over the CofE, hear about how C4’s Eden TV show turned into a living hell and hear an exclusive interview between Guvna B and Matt Redman on the worship leader’s new album.

See the full Nov edition at https://www.premierchristianity.com/Past-Issues/2017/November-2017

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October 2017 – Reformation 500, Nick Page, Bart Campolo & Christy Wimber

September 28, 2017

Sam and Justin open the pages of the Reformation anniversary magazine, with tons of features commemorating the idea and key players. Nick Page talks to Sam about the pros and cons of the Reformation, we look at why Bart Campolo (son of Tony) lost his faith and hear form Christy Wimber on what happens when people don’t get healed.

See the full August edition at  https://www.premierchristianity.com/Past-Issues/2017/October-2017

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September 2017 – Female ministry, Jesus hippies, KGB convert & Stanley Hauerwas on living out of control

September 7, 2017

It’s a sad goodbye to Katie as she’s off to vicar factory, but she joins the team one last time to discuss our Sep cover feature, marking the 100th anniversary of the first woman to be ordained to ministry in a UK denomination.

We also revisit the Jesus People Revolution 50 years on from 1967’s Summer of Love, hear how a KGB spy became a Christian church planter, and some of Katie’s Profile interview with ‘America’s best theologian’ Stanley Hauerwas.

See the full September edition at  https://www.premierchristianity.com/Past-Issues/2017/September-2017

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August 2017 – Eugene Peterson debacle, Jesus and your brain, Anthony Delaney, Angela Atim & Rose Hudson-Wilkin

July 25, 2017

Sam, Katie and Justin are back to talk about the latest mag, featuring tips on how Jesus triggered his listeners’ brains, how to be brave when the world is warzone, an amazing story of a child captive in Uganda, Katie’s interview with Parliamentary chaplain Rose Hudson-Wilkin and Sam’s blog on Eugene Peterson’s U-turn on gay marriage (read it here: https://www.premierchristianity.com/Blog/Pity-Eugene-Peterson-the-latest-victim-of-social-media-s-theology-wars )   

See the full August edition at https://www.premierchristianity.com/Past-Issues/2017/August-2017

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July 2017 – Why aren’t Christians reading the Bible?, Eugene Peterson, prostitution, endurance sports and more

June 26, 2017

Katie and Justin bring highlights from the July mag, including Glenn Paauw’s article on how to get Christians reading their Bibles again, a rare interview with Eugen Peterson,  Katie’s piece on church response to prostitution, Justin’s book and also talking about the Grenfell Tower fire.

See the July edition at https://www.premierchristianity.com/Past-Issues/2017/July-2017  

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June 2017: Patriotism, Grime, Revival in Latin America and Messy Christians

May 26, 2017

In this month's edition of the podcast, the team discuss the latest cover story which asks 'Should Christians be patriotic?' Justin, Sam, Malky and Katie also share their thoughts on this month's culture column about Grime music and hear from Argentinian evangelist Carlos Annacondia. All that, plus we take a closer look at Emma Scrivner's article on mental health and the Church. And make sure you listen right to the end to hear what Malky had for breakfast this morning... 

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May 2017 – The story of worship music, Tim Farron, Mid-faith crisis & Robert Beckford

May 5, 2017

Sam and Justin bring you a selection from the May magazine and blog, including: Les Moir's feature on how UK worship music went global; the hounding of Christian political leader Tim Farron; how Christians should be involved in politics; Robert Beckford on doing black theology; and what we can learn from the Very Hungry Caterpillar when we have a mid-faith crisis...

See the May edition at https://www.premierchristianity.com/Past-Issues/2017/May-2017

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April 2017 – Fake news, Moby, wake up call & Tim Keller gets snubbed

March 31, 2017

This month Sam, Katie & Justin are joined by elusive designer Malky and the not-so-elusive Ruth Jackson to talk about fake news, hear about Pete Portal's amazing Cape Town mission work and discuss RT Kendall's end times article. We also hear from chart topping dance DJ Moby about his Christian faith and debate Princeton Seminary's decision to rescind a theology prize for Tim Keller.

See the April edition at https://www.premierchristianity.com/Past-Issues/2017/April-2017

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March 2017 – Black & white churches, Refugee converts, Disney’s gay character and more…

March 9, 2017

This month Justin delves into why the church is split along racial lines, Katie talks about her research into why Muslim asylum seekers are converting to Christianity, we review a blog titled “Why Christians should think twice before boycotting Disney’s ‘gay Beauty and the Beast”, plus Sam interviews ‘jail-bird-glam-vicar’ Sharon Grenham-Thompson. Enjoy!

See the March edition at https://www.premierchristianity.com/Past-Issues/2017/March-2017

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