Not Your Ordinary Joe

Not Your Ordinary Joe

Latest Episodes

A place at the table: NYOJoe 11
June 01, 2021

Jesus was a walking invitation to be at the table in the presence of God. Come to the table. Come to the party. There is a spot for you.

Buried treasure: The parable of the talents
April 14, 2021

We sometimes bury our treasure, saving it to purchase our ticket to heaven. Jesus encourages us to live into God's kingdom today.

Betrayed by a god that doesn’t exist
January 18, 2021

NYOJoe 009: Jesuss parable of the workers in the vineyard teaches that we often mistake Gods generosity as being unfair. Show notes Parable of the

Transitions, roles, and identity
December 12, 2020

NYOJoe 008: Rob Bells latest book reminded me of how transitions sometimes create identity crises. I knew who I was in that role, but now

Taking Thanksgiving with us
November 28, 2020

NYOJoe 007: Sometimes we move on from Thanksgiving far too quickly. This year, when we may be more excited than ever for whats next, lets

Gravitas and joy
November 12, 2020


Descartes, Alzheimer’s and the soul
October 27, 2020

NYOJoe 005: What makes you, you? For a long time, I assumed it was the way we think, our personalities. But loving someone with Alzheimers

Backroads, monuments and the witness of Scripture
October 13, 2020

We don't study the Bible to know the Bible, but to know God and our place in God's story for the world.

Percolator hospitality
October 06, 2020

The sound of grandmothers percolator reminds me of a special time. So I'm talking about a time machine, a percolator and a spot at the table.

Silence, complicity and LGBTQIA inclusion
September 29, 2020

A book on the church's silence about and complicity with racism, challenged me to no longer remain quiet about LGBTQIA inclusion in the church.