Bill Harder – Sitting With Death

“It’s not simply being present in the room that makes somebody alone or not alone, it is the knowledge that they’re held and loved.” – Bill Harder. The act of sitting bedside with someone who is near death, and maybe holding their hand, or just being there to hold their...

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Rev. Robin King – A Faith Built On Doubts

We’ve missed the point of the “doubting Thomas” story, just like so most gospel stories. We’ve been taught to “keep the faith”, and in many ways we’re told that while having doubts is a natural and normal side effect of being human, it’s still something we should try our best...

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Robin King – The Problem with the Prodigal Parable

You’ve heard the story of the prodigal son, about God’s limitless grace and forgiveness, and the importance of repentance. Ok, sure. But there are a few problems with that view of the story, so we’ve got some questions to explore. I’m sure the disciples hearing this parable for the first...

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Robin King – Patience, in action!

If you’ve been patiently waiting for this week’s SWFS Podcast to come out, well here it is, and this week we’re talking about the “act” of patience. Yes, patience in action, because being patient is about so much more than simply waiting.

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