In this episode of 2 Pentecostals and a Microphone, we sit down with Lori Wagner, author of over 20 books, including “Preach Like a Lady” and the brand new “Gender and Ministry”. We discuss the idea of women in ministry and address the increasingly less common, but very much alive, notion that Paul taught that […]Read More E22: Women in Ministry with Lori Wagner (Author of “Preach Like a Lady”)
In episode 21, we sit down for a discussion with Nathan Maki, author of several works of historical fiction, including The War Within Series and his newest release, The Keeper’s Crown. We discuss his writing process, Bible quizzing, the new book, and the orphanage that his parents operate in the Congo. Be sure to check […]Read More E21: Interview with Nathan Maki (Author of The Keeper’s Crown)
In this episode, we discuss our love of books and share our current reading list. We also share some of our favorite books and some recommendations. Speaking of books, we are looking forward to some upcoming interviews with a few published authors. In the next few weeks, we will be talking with Nathan Maki (The […]Read More Episode 20: BOOKS! What we’re reading now, favorites, and recommendations.
This episode is a little longer than usual. This is a wide ranging interview with Bryce Kyle, one of the hosts of 2 Pentecostals and a Microphone. He shares his journey from hardline Baptist to tongue-talking Apostolic, discusses his musical influences, and weighs in on some influential books with a very diverse list of recommendations. […]Read More Episode 7: The Bryce Kyle Experience (Interview with Bryce Kyle)
In Episode 5, Jaredith and Bryce discuss the mass exodus of millennials from the church. They try to understand the driving force behind this phenomena and pinpoint exactly what millennials want from the church. More than any previous generation, millennials value honesty and authenticity, especially from leaders. This authenticity is not found in churches that […]Read More Episode 5: Why Are Millennials Leaving the Church?
In this episode, the hosts discuss Biblical and pastoral directives for holy living and personal convictions. These are commonly referred to as “holiness standards” and vary widely from church to church, among different organizations, and in different cultures and geographical areas. Please note that neither Bryce, nor Jaredith claim to be a spiritual authority for […]Read More Episode 4: Biblical and Pastoral Directives & Personal Convictions (aka Holiness Standards)
In Episode 3: Christianity & (Pt. 2), ,the hosts continue their discussion of the issues surrounding race in America and how it relates to our Christian walk. This segment covers the Christian response to the discussion of racism, the value of empathy, and the Biblical principles that should dictate our words and actions. We should […]Read More Episode 3: Christianity & Race (Pt. 2)
In episode 2, the hosts discuss the issue of race relations in America and how the church and the Christian should respond. Part 1 contains most of the political segment of the discussion, with the Christian application being covered mostly in part 2. Recent events in Charlottesville, Virginia, involving a Neo-Nazi terrorist attack on […]Read More Episode 2: Christianity & Race (Pt. 1)
In this episode, Jaredith and Bryce discuss the concept of church discipline, up to and including excommunication, in particular as it applies to homosexuality vs other issues. The case of Watermark Community Church in Dallas, TX and the excommunication of gay member, Jason Thomas is examined. You can read the original letter, Jason’s reply, and […]Read More Episode 1: Excommunication, Homosexuality, and Church Discipline