Exploring Theology with Abhi and David kiwiconnexion practical theology
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Exploring Theology with Abhi and David kiwiconnexion practical theology

David: Hello everyone. Welcome along to Live On Air this Wednesday afternoon. With us is the Reverend Abhishek Solomon – Abhi, who is a Methodist Minister in the Auckland Synod. Abhi, you’ve been in ministry for a few years now. I wonder whether youcd like to tell us just a …

Archetypes in Practical Theology
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Archetypes in Practical Theology

Welcome, I’m David Bell. This is episode 4 of our 8 part series Introduction to Carl Gustav Jung, from 6senses.nz Have you ever had a dream which had a special meaning for you? The problem for most of us is we are not sure what to do with these important …

Zines For Practical Theology from kiwiconnexion
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Zines For Practical Theology from kiwiconnexion

Zines. Now there’s a word to conjure with. Add an e. ezines. Add a kiwiconnexion. And, being kiwi there’s got to be a .nz Zines from kiwiconnexion.nz Homegrown wisdom. A way to read, grow and experience the power of practical theology at work in your life. A zine can focus …

Food and You with Nutrition Coach Laurel Kells kiwiconnexion practical theology
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Food and You with Nutrition Coach Laurel Kells kiwiconnexion practical theology

David: Welcome along to Live On Air this evening. We’ve got Laurel and we’ve got Stuart here, and we’re going to be talking primarily about Laurel’s work in nutrition science. I think the very best place to start, laurel is; tell us a bit about yourself and what you do. …

Stone Tablets And Impossible Ideas Practical Theology kiwiconnexion
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Stone Tablets And Impossible Ideas Practical Theology kiwiconnexion

Hi I’m David Bell. Welcome to another Far Country Tall Tales and True #talltruetales This week Stone Tablets and Impossible Ideas. Let’s begin with a song. Who goes out in the midday sun? Only mad dogs and Englishmen, of course. Noel Coward made that abundantly clear in his evergreen hit …

Brett Knowles Talks Pentecostal Thought And History kiwiconnexion practical theology
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Brett Knowles Talks Pentecostal Thought And History kiwiconnexion practical theology

David: Hello everyone. Welcome to Live On Air this Saturday morning over at St John’s College. We’re in one of the original parsonages from when the Methodists were very active in the ecumenical partnership here. I’ve got sitting next to me Brett Knowles. Now, Dr Knowles is from the Pentecostal …

Genesis and Science Practical Theology from kiwiconnexion
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Genesis and Science Practical Theology from kiwiconnexion

Hi I’m David Bell. The science world is ablaze at present with the discovery of gravity waves. The world’s talking again about deep space and time and the origins of everything. It’s just a few years ago that the so-called God particle was discovered. Now this extraordinary new tool for …

Finding Faith In Liberal Methodism kiwiconnexion practical theology
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Finding Faith In Liberal Methodism kiwiconnexion practical theology

Welcome to this Introduction to a Methodist Vision. I’m David Bell, and this is my personal statement. It’s about human rights and the Christian values of truth spoken in love. The term human rights was not invented when John Wesley lived (1703-1791) and started the Methodist movement. But he was …

Live Well Using Hygge from kiwiconnexion practical theology
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Live Well Using Hygge from kiwiconnexion practical theology

Welcome everyone. I’m David Bell. A question on most people’s minds these days is: how can we live well? What simple, practical steps can we take to change ourselves for the better? Last episode we discussed using memory and memes. This created a window in the walls of time. This …

Eric Laurenson On Methodist Lay Involvement kiwiconnexion practical theology
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Eric Laurenson On Methodist Lay Involvement kiwiconnexion practical theology

David: Eric Laurenson who’s a former president of the Methodist Church of New Zealand, and I’m particularly interested to explore with Eric his understanding of some of the chief elements of Wesleyan spirituality for today. So, I wonder if you could start of by giving some of those in a …