The Mission Podcast
By Ryan C. Brown
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This podcast seeks to engage culture and faith communities with inspirational and challenging voices in the areas of social justice, culture, and theology.
||CleanThe Mission Podcast - Season 1 Finale; Part II||Hello Friends! Welcome to Part II of the Season One Finale of #TheMissionPodcast! I had so much fun putting together this episode of updates and what to expect from coming in Season 2. Make sure to view the show notes so we can stay connected on Social||7/25/2018||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanThe Mission Podcast Mixtape Vol. 3 - Season 1 Finale; Part I||Hello Friends! Welcome to the Season 1 finale of The Mission Podcast! This week you will hear Part I, The Mission Podcast Mixtape Vol. #3! In this episode, we hear clips from interviews with Dr. Heather Berg, Rachael A. Keefe, Rev. Dr. Liz Theoharis and||7/9/2018||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanThe Future of the Theological Institution with Dr. Mark Labberton||Hello Friends! Welcome to another episode of The Mission Podcast! Joining me this week is the President of Fuller Theological Seminary, Dr. Mark Labberton. Dr. Labberton and I have a great discussion about some of the recent events happening at Fuller a||6/21/2018||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanCome Matter Here with Hannah Brencher||Hello Friends! Thank you for tuning into another episode of The Mission Podcast! This week I connect with author Hannah Brencher. Hannah and I have a great talk about her new book, Come Matter Here, which is available now for purchase! Hannah is also pr||6/4/2018||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanA Mother’s Love (When Feeling Blue, Think Yellow)||Hello Friends! This week's episode is a special one and I am happy to share with you about an encounter I had with a Lyft passenger a few weeks ago. We discussed her daughter's suicide and other mental health topics and I wanted to share our conversatio||5/21/2018||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanA Journey of Discovering with SueAnn Shiah||Hello Friends! Thank you for tuning into another weekly episode of #TheMissionPodcast! This week I chat with musician and documentary filmmaker, SueAnn Shiah! SueAnn and I have a great discussion about her film, HuanDao. May is Asian American and Pacifi||5/7/2018||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanOrganizing Your Community with Rev. Dr. Liz Theoharis||Hello Friends! Thank you very much for tuning into this week's episode of The Mission Podcast! This week, I connect with Rev. Dr. Liz Theorharis, Co-Chair of The Poor People's Campaign: A National Call for Moral Revival. Dr. Liz also serves as the Co-Di||4/30/2018||Free||View in iTunes|
||Clean"Catching Your Breath" with Steve Austin||Hello Friends! Thank you for tuning into this week's episode of The Mission Podcast! This week I welcome author, life coach and fellow Podcaster, Steve Austin to the show. Steve and I talk about his upcoming release, Catching Your Breath: The Sacred Jou||4/23/2018||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanThe Mission Podcast Mixtape Vol. 2||Hello Friends! Welcome to The Mission Podcast Mixtape Volume #2! In this special episode, you will hear clips from my interviews with Rachael A. Keefe, Xochitl Alvizo, Dr. Heather Berg and Diana Butler Bass. This episode also includes a bonus segment w||4/16/2018||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanA “Better” World with Melvin Bray||Hello Friends! Thank you for tuning into the latest episode of The Mission Podcast with special guest, Melvin Bray! Melvin and I connected a couple of weeks ago and I have been so excited to share this conversation with you. I have included links to M||4/9/2018||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanThe Journey to “Grateful" with Diana Butler Bass||Hello Friends! Thank you for tuning into this week's episode of The Mission Podcast! My guest this week is the author of Grateful: The Transformative Power of Giving Thanks, Diana Butler Bass! "Grateful" is out April 3rd and you can pick up your copy by||4/2/2018||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanPornography and Social Justice with Dr. Heather Berg||Hello Friends! Thank you for joining in on this week's conversation with Dr. Heather Berg. We have some great resources for you this week so make sure you check out the show notes. Tune in next week for a brand new interview and more resources! Show Not||3/26/2018||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanLet’s Talk About Mental Health||Hello Friends! Thank you for tuning into this week's episode of The Mission Podcast! My conversation with author and Pastor, Sarah Griffith Lund has been put on hold! I will keep you updated on rescheduling Sarah's interview but for now, enjoy this week||3/19/2018||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanFaith Communities and Suicide Prevention with Rachael A. Keefe||Hello, Friends! Thank you for tuning in to this week’s episode of The Mission Podcast! My guest this week is author and Pastor, Rachael A. Keefe. Rachael and I have a great discussion about her book, The Lifesaving Church: Faith Communities and Suicid||3/12/2018||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanFeminism and Religion with Xochitl Alvizo||Hello Friends! We are kicking off Women's History Month with a conversation with Xochitl Alvizo! You are not going to want to miss this episode! Check out the resource list below to help you as you create your own conversations. Thanks for listening!||3/5/2018||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanThe Mission Podcast Mixtape Vol. 1||The Misson Podcast Mixtape Vol. 1 drops today! This week, we will revisit some of the conversations that I had during the re-launch of #TheMissionPodcast. You will hear snippets from Sandhya Jha, Micky ScottBey Jones, Emily Joy, Dr. Caroline Heldman a||2/26/2018||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanWelcome to The Mission Podcast Part II||Hello Friends! Welcome to this week's episode of #TheMissionPodcast! For those hoping to hear from Rev. Teri Hord Owens, we had to put our interview on hold for a few weeks. We look forward to connecting with her soon! This week, I share with you some||2/19/2018||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanShaping A New Cultural Narrative with Dr. Leah Gunning Francis||Our first episode of #BlackHistoryMonth features author and social justice advocate, Dr. Leah Gunning Francis! Dr. Gunning Francis is well known for her book, Ferguson and Faith: Sparking Leadership and Awakening Community, a book that had a huge impact||2/12/2018||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanTae Kwon Do, Combating Sexual Harassment and the Beauty of New Orleans with Dr. Caroline Heldman||Capping off launch week is Dr. Caroline Heldman! Dr. Heldman was a Lyft passenger I picked up a few months back. We had such an incredible conversation, she agreed to be a guest on our the show! Dr. Heldman takes us on quite a journey starting with her||2/7/2018||Free||View in iTunes|
||Clean#ChurchToo with Emily Joy||Our third episode this week is with poet and social justice advocate, Emily Joy! I was fortunate enough to meet Emily while attending last year’s, Wild Goose Festival (Shout out to the Goose!) and was able to connect with her a few weeks ago to share||2/6/2018||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanTransforming Communities with Sandhya Jha||We are kicking off 2018 with an incredible author and social justice warrior, Sandhya Jha. Sandhya is the founder and director of the Oakland Peace Center and is the author of several books. Her latest book is titled, Transforming Communities: How Peop||2/5/2018||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanWelcome to the launch of The Mission Podcast!||Hello friends and welcome to the relaunch of The Mission Podcast. In this introduction episode, host Ryan Brown walks through the updates and changes that occurred over the past few months. Keep up with what is happening by following/subscribing to the||2/5/2018||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanMicky ScottBey Jones - The Justice Doula||The final episode of 2017 and we could not have asked for a better guest! This week, Ryan Brown sits down with the Justice Doula herself, Micky ScottBey Jones. Micky is a truth-seeker, justice advocate, author and social justice leader involved with so||12/14/2017||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanEscaping the Tyranny of Certanity and Satisfaction with Peter Rollins||Peter Rollins joined us in the podcast studio at Mission Hills LA to talk about life, radical theology, and his event here on November 18th. Support his work and online courses on his website at https://peterrollins.com/shop/. Music for the Mission Hill||12/5/2017||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanThe Great Spiritual Migration with Brian McLaren||We could not be more excited about this week's guest, Brian Mclaren, author, speaker, activist, and an all-around great guy. We hope you enjoy this episode as much as we enjoyed our conversation! The Christian story, from Genesis until now, is fundamen||12/5/2017||Free||View in iTunes|
Great Podcast So Far
Found this podcast through the Holy Heretics and it has some great interviews with folks I hadn't heard of before. Looking forward to more!
Living on mission
If water is what you seek, you’ll find it here. The Missions has engaging and knowledgable guests from all walks of the spiritual and social justice life. Keep it up!