I have always identified with the nerds, the dorks, and the geeks. I grew up on Final Fantasy, Star Wars, and fanfics. I loved school, books, and politics. I was awkward in school, especially around girls.
Through his sixteen years of ministry in urban Philadelphia, pastor Randy Barge has learned that God is faithful. Experiencing both miracle and mistrust in the church, Randy shares his conviction that we can trust God to be with us.
In this interview, Enuma Okoro shares how her journey to writing and creative work was shaped by paying attention and finding beauty in the act of creation. She has found that the path towards God often looks different from what we’re told and is constantly unfolding.
Early in his career as a chaplain, Bill Gaventa spent time listening to the families of children with disabilities. He recognized their longing for community as it was much like his own. In this interview, Bill shares his own struggle to feel a sense of belonging and how the desire for connection within people gives him hope.
The Distillery explores essential ingredients of book and research projects with experts in their field of study. Learn what motivates their work and why it matters for Christian theology and ministry.