Faith aeffects

Faith aeffects
Bernie and Mark, a historical theologian and a pastoral theologian, riff and banter about faith and life as they interview a colourful cast of thinkers and doers on what they’re, well …, thinking and doing, and why it matters.

Michael Glerup
Feb 3 • 29 min
In the first episode of Season 2, Mark and Bernie interview Dr. Michael Glerup of Yale University who also serves as the Executive Director of the Project on Religious Freedom and Society in Africa, Executive Director of Early African Christianity, serves…
Ken Shigematsu
Oct 29, 2019 • 29 min
In this episode of Faith AEffects, Mark and Bernie discuss thankfulness with Ken Shigematsu, Senior Pastor of Tenth Church in Vancouver BC. Also, hear about Ken’s ministry work. Ken received the Queen Elizabeth Diamond Jubilee Medal in 2013, which is…
Jennifer Singh
Sep 27, 2019 • 24 min
In this episode of Faith AEffects, Mark and Bernie speak to Dr. Jennifer Singh about her work with marginalized and vulnerable populations. Also in the episode, hear about some of Dr. Singh’s upcoming lectures and workshops.
Paul Brandt
Aug 27, 2019 • 35 min
In this episode of Faith AEffects, Mark and Bernie interview country music artist Paul Brandt about his career and his movement #NotInMyCity. Under Brandt’s Buckspring Foundation, #NotInMyCity is raising awareness and taking action to prevent and end…
Pete Scazzero
Jul 23, 2019 • 26 min
In this episode Mark and Bernie talk to author and pastor, Pete Scazzero. Pete is also the founder of the Emotionally Healthy Discipleship ministry and course. Pete and the hosts discuss Pete’s various ministries and how to define an emotionally healthy…
Jared A. Brock
Jun 25, 2019 • 29 min
In this episode, we are joined by author and documentarian Jared Brock who is known for works such as A Year of Living Prayerfully, Red Light Green Light, and most recently The Road to Dawn. Jared shares about his work and the riveting behind-the-scenes…
Joel Thiessen
May 21, 2019 • 26 min
In this episode of Faith AEffects, Mark and Bernie talk to Dr. Joel Thiessen, Professor of Sociology at Ambrose University and Director of the Flourishing Congregations Institute. Have you ever wondered what makes a church thrive? Or wondered about the…
Lillian Daniel
May 2, 2019 • 27 min
In this episode, Mark & Bernie talk to Rev. Dr. Lillian Daniel a preacher, teacher and writer from Iowa. Lillian discusses her latest book Tired of Apologizing for a Church I Don’t Belong To as well as When “Spiritual but Not Religious” Is Not Enough.
Keith Kitchen
Apr 17, 2019 • 27 min
In this episode, Mark and Bernie talk to Keith Kitchen, musician and worship pastor, about his thoughts on performance, what art is and how Christian art is defined.
Brian Doerksen
Mar 27, 2019 • 30 min
In this episode, we are joined by songwriter, recording artist, author, conference speaker and pastor Brian Doerksen. Brian’s songs are sung in faith communities around the world. Songs like ‘Come, now is the time to worship’, ‘Faithful One’, and ‘The…
John Van Sloten
Mar 4, 2019 • 31 min
In this episode John Van Sloten talks about the Theology of the new Calgary library in a way that will change how you think about your Faith and Life.
Dave Blundell
Feb 9, 2019 • 27 min
In our first episode we talk with Dave Blundell of Hungry for Life a non-profit organization that envisions a world transformed by a global movement of compassion and justice evidenced by the eradication of needless suffering.
Mark & Bernie: Introductions
Jan 30, 2019 • 19 min
Let’s get to know our podcast hosts Mark Buchanan and Bernie Van De Walle. They also share about Bernie’s strange obsession with visiting grave sights. The Faith Effects podcast is sponsored by Ambrose University in Calgary, Alberta, Canada. Where higher…