Compass Podcast: Finding the spirituality in the day-to-day

Compass Podcast: Finding the spirituality in the day-to-day


Latest Episodes

Disrupting trends of loneliness with Luke Edwards
April 14, 2021

Luke Edwards talks with us about fresh expressions of church that are disrupting the cycles of loneliness in our culture.

Hopelessness and decolonizing faith with Miguel De La Torre
March 30, 2021

Dr. Miguel De La Torre, the author of “Decolonizing Christianity”, talks about living in hopelessness while being a person of faith. What does it mean for us to seek out the Jesus of the margins? How will that impact our understanding of faith and our ...

Friendships and faith community for digital natives
March 17, 2021

Are virtual friendships real friendships? Matt Franks and Zach Bechtold of the Bearded Theologians podcast reveal the ways in which a digitally-native culture does faith and spirituality online.  

Doubt and deconstruction with AJ Swoboda
March 03, 2021

Deconstruction and doubts are natural to having faith. AJ Swoboda reminds us that we are not alone in our deconstruction and that reconstruction can be a beautiful, hopeful process. AJ Swoboda is assistant professor of Bible, theology,

Intersection of faith and mental health
February 18, 2021

Chrisie Reeves-Pendergrass and Adam Baker speak on where the faith community has harmed in the realm of mental health, where the faith community has had positive impact, and what still needs to be said regarding mental health and faith.

Becoming spiritually free with AD Thomason
February 03, 2021

AD Thomason joined the Compass Podcast to share his experience encountering freedom through the Spirit. AD is an adjunct professor at Kilns College where he teaches on the History of Human rights and justice, De-colonizing your faith,

Creating change when stuck in the same
January 21, 2021

Tony Caldwell joined Pierce and Ryan to talk about resilience. What are ways we can move forward in hope when so many of our circumstances feel stuck in sameness? Tony Caldwell is a psychoanalytic psychotherapist.

Living with doubt
January 04, 2021

Does being faithful mean being doubtless? Brian McLaren is back on the Compass Podcast to talk about living with faith and doubt. Brian’s new book, Faith After Doubt, is out now. He provides a glimpse into both the stories behind the book and how he li...

Believing you can make a difference
December 21, 2020

Lindsey Krinks is a street chaplain and difference-maker. On the Compass Podcast, she shares how you will be a difference-maker, too. Lindsey Krinks is also an activist and a cofounder of Open Table Nashville. Check out Lindsey’s book,

Keeping it simple this Christmas
November 25, 2020

Consume less, relate more. Ryan and Pierce felt a strong sense of mourning entering this holiday season. Where is the light shining this holiday time? Rev. Billy of the Church of Stop Shopping gave Pierce and Ryan some ideas for a unique holiday season...