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God Help Us

Aug 8, 2019

Kelsey Wallace, a PhD student in the Bible and Cultures program at Drew Theological School, joins Annie to discuss the biblical story of Jephthah’s daughter as told in Judges 11:29-40. One of the many nameless women in the Bible who suffers terrible and senseless violence, Jephthah’s daughter has been largely...


Jul 25, 2019

In this episode, Annie talks empire with Dr. Angela Parker, a womanist scholar and assistant professor of New Testament and Greek at Mercer University. Angela has a PhD in Bible, Culture, and Hermeneutics with an emphasis on the New Testament and challenges her students to read the biblical text through the lens of life...


Jul 11, 2019

In this episode of God Help Us, join me and pastor Jen Jepsen about her church journey from perfectionism to disillusionment, to co-planting and pastoring a church. We talk about what church is, what it could be, and its inherently political nature.

For more from Jen, check out her sermons at Left Hand Church,...


Jun 27, 2019

This episode addresses the pervasive problem of ambiguity in church leadership policies. Specifically, are women and LGBTQ people allowed to serve at every level of a congregation? And is the leadership transparent about their glass ceilings?

Today’s guest, Sarah Ngu, is a writer, speaker, ministry leader, host of the...


Jun 13, 2019

In this episode, Annie talks with Michael Hidalgo, lead pastor of Denver Community Church. He’s the host of the Changing Faith Podcast, and the author of two books: Unlost: Being Found by the One We Are Looking For, and Changing Faith: Questions, Doubts, and Choices about the Unchanging God.

Annie and Michael discuss...