How Humility Transforms Lives : Dennis Edwards

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How can humility help our local churches nurture healing in our divided world? In this week’s conversation on FrontStage BackStage, host Jason Daye is joined by Dr. Dennis Edwards, New Testament scholar and Dean of North Park Theological Seminary in Chicago. Dennis has served for over three decades in urban ministry, including as a church…

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Rediscovering Lament: Making Space for Grief : Terra McDaniel

Rediscovering Lament: Making Space for Grief - Terra McDaniel - 87 - FrontStage BackStage with Jason Daye

As pastors and ministry leaders, how can we tend to our own grieving in healthy ways and help others do the same? In this week’s conversation on FrontStage BackStage, host Jason Daye is joined by Terra McDaniel. Terra serves as a spiritual director for both adults and children. She spent two decades as a pastor…

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Finding God When All Seems Hopeless : Ronnie Olivier

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What do we do when situations in our lives seem hopeless? Not just challenging but completely hopeless. In this week’s conversation on FrontStage BackStage, host Jason Daye is joined by Ronnie Olivier. Ronnie served 27 summers in the notorious Louisiana State Penitentiary known as Angola. Ronnie has recently released his memoir entitled 27 Summers, which…

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Finding Rest for Your Soul : Curtis Zackery

Finding Rest for Your Soul - Curtis Zackery - 83 - FrontStage BackStage with Jason Daye

As ministry leaders, how can we move beyond the idea of soul rest to actually incorporating soul rest regularly in the rhythms of our life with Christ? In this week’s conversation on FrontStage BackStage, host Jason Daye is joined by Curtis “CZ” Zackery. CZ has served as a church planter and pastor. He’s written a…

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Recognizing Trauma & Ministering Well : Evan Owens

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Do we, as ministry leaders, struggle with recognizing trauma in our own lives, which can potentially hinder how we serve others in ministry? In this week’s conversation on FrontStage BackStage, host Jason Daye is joined by Evan Owens. Evan and his wife Jenny are the founders of REBOOT Recovery, which combines clinical insights and Christian…

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AI, Innovation, and Ministry : Rusty Rueff

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What are healthy ways for ministry leaders to approach innovation and engage with advancing technologies such as artificial intelligence? In this week’s conversation on FrontStage BackStage, host Jason Daye is joined by Rusty Rueff. Rusty is a devoted Christ follower, a well-known technology executive, and a startup advisor. He is the co-founder and co-host of…

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Healing After Unfaithfulness in Marriage : Ellen Dykas

Healing After Unfaithfulness in Marriage - Ellen Dykas - 80 - FrontStage BackStage with Jason Daye

Unfaithfulness and betrayal in marriage is incredibly painful. What does the healing journey look like, whether we’re experiencing this in our own marriages or we’re seeing it in the marriages of those we serve? In this week’s conversation on FrontStage BackStage, host Jason Daye is joined by Ellen Dykas. Ellen is the Director of Equipping…

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How Understanding Our Baggage Improves Our Leadership : Ike Miller

How Understanding Our Baggage Improves Our Leadership - Ike Miller - 79 - FrontStage BackStage with Jason Daye

How can we process the baggage we’re carrying from dysfunctional relationships in our past in a manner that helps us become healthier in both life and ministry? In this week’s conversation on FrontStage BackStage, host Jason Daye is joined by Ike Miller. Ike is the founding and lead pastor of Bright City Church in Durham,…

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