Things That Matter – Things That Matter
By Nebraska Synod ELCA
To listen to an audio podcast, mouse over the title and click Play. Open iTunes to download and subscribe to podcasts.
Mitch McCartney, Pastor John Backus and Jenny Sharrick take a few minutes each week to whimsically reflect on "things that matter" with a guest who will bring some sanity to the podcast with their focus on our mission and ministry together.
||CleanThings That Matter – April 22, 2016 – The Last Show||After five years and 134 episodes, Things That Matter is wrapping it up. This episode is the show’s last. To celebrate the end of what has been a fun and joy-filled run for those of us who worked to bring you the show, Adam White and Lisa Kram[...]||4/22/2016||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanThings That Matter – April 22, 2016 – Malachi Black||Malachi Black is a community outreach associate with Grace Lutheran Church in Omaha, Nebraska and a former member of Lutheran Volunteer Corps whose job it is to walk the neighborhoods and develop relationships with the community. What is that like? [...||4/22/2016||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanThings That Matter – April 22, 2016 – Jim and Mary Duda||Jim and Mary Duda are readers in the Trinity Reads program in north Omaha, Nebraska, and came on the show to share their experiences in this ministry that shares God’s love with neighborhood school children through giving the gift of reading. [...]||4/22/2016||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanThings That Matter – December 17, 2015 – St. Nicholas Returns||In an attempt to redeem the show’s last attempt to interview St. Nicholas, the Things Gang invites the jolly old man back on the show. Things That Matter features the music of Rachel Kurtz. The show’s theme song is “Put on Your Cli[...]||12/17/2015||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanThings That Matter – December 17, 2015 – Roger Kruger||Pastoral counselor Roger Kruger talks about managing personalities and personality disorders in congregations, and discusses his book “The Proper Care of Snakes.” Things That Matter features the music of Rachel Kurtz. The show’s th[...]||12/17/2015||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanThings That Matter – December 17, 2015 – Cheryl Stubbendieck||Cheryl Stubbendieck of the Barnabas Community in Lincoln, Nebraska joined the show to talk about the ministry and its outreach to those in need in her community. Click here for more information on the Barnabas Project. Things That Matter features th[...||12/17/2015||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanThings That Matter – September 22, 2015 – Bill Tesch||Pastor Bill Tesch, director of evangelical mission for the South Dakota Synod (ELCA), talks house church with the gang. The South Dakota Synod is hosting a workshop called “Coming Home: House Church in the ELCA” Oct. 23-24 in Spicer, Min[...]||9/22/2015||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanThings That Matter – September 22, 2015 – Shawna Hoffman||Shawna Hoffman joins the show to talk about pregnancy and infant loss, and a new nonprofit organization in Omaha, Nebraska called HEALing Embrace that wants to reach out and help families who are dealing with this. For more information about HEALing[...||9/22/2015||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanThings That Matter – September 22, 2015 – Carolyn Clement||Carolyn Clement talks about Social Media Sunday ’15, an event scheduled for Oct. 25, 2015, to promote social media use in the church. Carolyn is the website/social media coordinator for Trinity Episcopal Church in Tarriffville, Connecticut. Fo[...]||9/22/2015||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanThings That Matter – September 22, 2015 – Jenny Sharrick||Jenny returns home from her internship with ELCA World Hunger and reports on “What I Did on My Summer Vacation.” Things That Matter features the music of Rachel Kurtz. The show’s theme song is “Put on Your Climbing Shoes[...]||9/22/2015||Free||View in iTunes|