Sexuality and sensuality are part of our human expression, and so should be a part of our religious expression. If you want to be passionate about your religion, it can’t just be in your head, you must feel it with your whole body; in other words, a Sensual Faith. Music in this podcast by Jackie Venson. Recorded 8-14-16
We discuss the social ills of racism, poverty etc. and the call to action for the good hearted using the lyrics of Living for the City and You Haven’t Done Nothin’ by Stevie Wonder for inspiration. Music in this podcast by Jackie Venson. Recorded 7-17-16.
After the deaths of Alton Sterling & Philandro Castile, as well as the Dallas shooting, two of Stevie Wonder’s songs seem particularly fitting: “Heaven Help Us All” and “Love’s in Need of Love Today”. We look at how these songs speak to our current times, and delve into the wisdom within. Music in this podcast by Jackie Venson. Recorded 7-10-16.
In our second sermon in a series inspired by Stevie Wonder, we discuss Sir Duke, Master Blaster, and music as a force for revelation and transformation & a few musical prophets. Stevie himself says, “Music is a world within itself, with a language we all understand.” Music in this podcast by Jackie Venson. Recorded 6-26-16.
Inspired by Stevie Wonder lyrics from “Don’t You Worry ‘Bout a Thing” and “Have a Talk with God”, in this sermon we explore two different healing aspects in life, human connection and solitary exploration with the divine. Music in this podcast by Jackie Venson. Recorded 6-12-16.
The way we live is more important than the goal of living. Our greatest problem is not how to continue, but how to exalt our existence. Eternity is not a perpetual future, but a perpetual presence. Music in this podcast by Jackie Venson. Recorded 05-22-16.