Andrew McFarland

December 6, 2023

Grafted in Wilmore Andy McFarland, his wife, and their three small children came to Asbury Seminary in 2005 for one reason – he needed an M.Div. to complete his ordination requirements. “I had no plans […]


David Neel

December 5, 2023

Is an M.Div. Worth it? David Neel was born in Wilmore, KY, when his dad was studying at Asbury Seminary. As a young child, he sang, “Jesus loves you” to his babysitters and considered this […]


Who Can Be Called, and What Are We Called to Do?

November 21, 2023

In 2017, I joined a group of Christian anthropologists, missiologists and theologians to produce the book, “On Knowing Humanity: Insights from Theology for Anthropology.” My contributing chapter was titled, “Calling: Implications of the Transcendent for […]


JR Marasigan

November 20, 2023

The Wind of the Holy Spirit JR Marasigan and his mother ran a business in their home. His father would tell them, “Let’s have a Bible study with anybody who knows the Lord.” Busy with […]


Zach Meerkreebs

November 16, 2023

Uber-Religious Aspirations Zach Meerkreebs, whose sermon began the unexpected Asbury University Outpouring, did not grow up in a Christian home. In fact, he grew up in a Jewish home in Colorado and was Bar Mitzvahed […]


Dr. John Oswalt: Called to Teach

November 16, 2023

Today on the podcast we have Dr. John Oswalt, Visiting Distinguished Professor of Old Testament at Asbury Seminary. He shares his story of coming to know Jesus, how he discerned his call to teaching and […]


Dr. Wilmer Estrada Carrasquillo

November 6, 2023

A Child of Pentecostal Pastors Dr. Wilmer Estrada Carrasquillo, a child of Pentecostal pastors, was raised on the island of Puerto Rico. At youth camp at age 14, he heard the words, “God is calling […]


Maryanne J. George: Songwriting, Worship and Living Authentically

November 2, 2023

Today on the podcast we have Maryanne J. George. Maryanne is a Grammy Award-winning artist who sings, writes, and plays many different instruments. She is also a worship leader who is passionate about encountering the […]