Renewing Our City

Renewing Our City

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The podcast that EQUIPS YOU TO REACH YOUR WORLD. Matt Shaw interviews Christian leaders about missions, evangelism, and leadership.
17: Mike Hammer on Church Planting in a Small Community
Dec 31, 2017 • 64 min
Mike Hammer is the Sr. Pastor at Celebration Community Church in Dillsburg Pennsylvania. It’s great to see his passion for a small community where they are making a huge impact. Guys like mike are what this podcast is all about, to take ownership in…
16: Jonathan Hentrich on Church Planting in the City
Dec 30, 2017 • 58 min
Jonathan Hentrich is a pastor and church planter in Albany New York, one of the least churched cities in the United States. It’s awesome to listen to Jon and hear his heart for the city after he moved from the suburbs into the city of Albany. Special…
15: Jose Rodriguez - Rapid Church Planting in Central America and Discipling Young Men
Mar 27, 2017 • 64 min
Overview In this episode, Matt Shaw and Jose Rodriguez discuss Jose’s background on how he became a pastor and church planter, starting house churches, using outside finances missionaries receive for the most good, how to do ministry with your family, and…
14: Fledge Fiamingo on God’s Creation, Discipleship, Fundraising, and Racism
Mar 7, 2017 • 61 min
This episode features Fledge Fiamingo, founder of Son Safaris, a ministry that connects people with Gods Creation, through his creation. We discuss lessons we can learn from the African Safari, thoughts on racism in South Africa in the early 90s and how…
13: Ben Hardman on Leading Relationally Like Jesus
Feb 20, 2017 • 36 min
Ben Hardman is one of those guys who has the phrases, word pictures, and charts that bring complex ideas and makes them simple. Through his experience as a pastor at a Southeast Christian Church to planting a Church with young adults across the street…
12: Becky Carpenter on Authenticity and How You Can Battle the Storm
Feb 13, 2017 • 57 min
Simply waking up every day could defeat Becky Carpenter and her family after the tragic loss of her 15-year-old daughter in a car crash during a school trip. Through the power of Christ and looking to Him for strength and hope, Becky has been able to use…
11: Tony Jones on Haiti, Sacrifice, Coffee, & Sharing Jesus with Witchdoctors
Feb 6, 2017 • 66 min
Tony Jones is a Canadian Logger turned global worker. After his conversion to following Jesus in September 1997, Tony shut down his business and moved to Cuba. After four years of underground ministry and working as a travel agent and exporter of organic…
10: Recording Artists Amy & Gary Wixtrom
Dec 29, 2014 • 48 min
Amy & Gary Wixtrom are making a difference in the lives of thousands of people through their unique style of music, but also through their involvement with persecuted Christians around the globe. They lead worship at many of the Voice of the Martyrs…
9: Joseph Hovsepian on Iranian Christianity
Dec 23, 2014 • 23 min
Christmas is just a few days away, and this is another another guest, Joseph Hovsepian, speaking on persecuted/martyred Christians, particularly in Iran. Listen to the Episode Question: Leave your comments about the episode and commit to praying for the…
8: Sarah Liu on Persecution on China
Dec 11, 2014 • 19 min
Sarah Liu has an amazing testimony of faithfulness to Jesus. After becoming a Christian, she knew it would cost everything. Because she told others about Jesus, Sarah was arrested, tortured, and put in prison for 6 years. In this episode, Sarah shares…
7: Matt Collins & Greg Murphy-Dillow on ABC Food Packing
Dec 2, 2014 • 38 min
There are millions of people around the world who go hungry every day, so ABC food packing is helping families around the world meet their most basic necessity, food. Lifeline Christian Mission’s Matt Collins and Greg Murphy-Dillow, sit down with me to…
6: Dave Kyllonen on Evangelistic Meetings
Nov 23, 2014 • 82 min
Hearing a dynamic sermon, listening to powerful music, attending worship times that are different than the usual Sunday morning church can impact someone greatly. Dave Kyllonen and his family have been involved in multiple evangelistic ministries over the…
5: Karl Roberts on Personal Evangelism
Nov 11, 2014 • 55 min
Pastor Karl Roberts is one of the men who inspired me to become a pastor. He loves the Lord deeply, and if you are around him you will know it by him sharing his savior with those around him. My parents, over 25 years ago, started going to the church…
4: Joshua Ngao on Reaching Refugees in Your Community
Nov 3, 2014 • 58 min
Pastor Joshua Ngao from Fisher’s of Men Ministries joins me for a second interview to talk about ministering to refugees in your community. Also, we talk about being involved in local missions before going to a foreign mission field and why short-term…
3: Pastor Joshua Ngao from Fisher’s of Men Ministries on African Missions
Oct 23, 2014 • 56 min
This podcast dives deeper in to the global mission field with the topic of African missions. Pastor Joshua Ngao brings his experience to the table from working with Fisher’s of Men Ministries to talk about about poverty in Africa, ministry in and trips to…
2: Rusty Boruff from The 180 Zone – Crisis, Poverty, and Addictions
Oct 12, 2014 • 48 min
In this podcast, Rusty Boruff brings his passion and experience from founding and working with The 180 Zone to the table to discuss reaching those in your city who are in crisis, poverty, or addicted. We also discuss how to identify the needs in your…
1: Welcome to the Renewing Our City Podcast!
Oct 5, 2014 • 15 min
Welcome to the first episode of The Renewing Our City Podcast. In the first episode, I introduce myself and give some details about what this show will be about. Listen to the Audio Join the Conversation Question: What are your problems, pain points, and…