Merry Christmas and a happy, healthy New Year to all!
This is the final episode on our series on religion and spirituality and the last episode of 2018.
In this episode we take things from Christ’s time to the end times.
With me is retired Detective Darnley Small who worked for the New York City Police Department and is an elder in the Presbyterian Church.
Detective Small also did race training for the NYC Presbytery and worked in the synod.
We begin with Nebuchadnezzar’s dream as interpreted by Daniel in his book. See our last episode here for more details.
Continue reading S2E14: Are we in the end times?
In today’s episode we begin with politics and the President of the United States.
To be honest, I had hoped to get through this entire season without mentioning POTUS, but Detective Small believes there is a link between the Church and Trump.
On that point we agree.
Continue reading S2E13: Why was Jesus killed?
In Today’s episode we begin to delve into the Bible as we talk about the church and prophecy.
As an elder and a former member of the Presbyterian senate, I ask detective Small about the church and how it is different from other christians churches.
Through discussion I learn about how he was tasked to deal with perceived racism and the church.
We then discus the state of the Church today and reference reports on child sex abuse in the Roman Catholic church.
How can a church of God behave this way?
This groundbreaking reporting is only a few months old.
If you have not heard about it or read about it, I urge listeners to visit the NY Times reporting on this:
Child sex abuse Roman Catholic church of Pennsylvania.:
Continue reading S2E12: The church and prophecy today
Last episode we focused on physical health and mental well being through diet, exercise and meditation.
In this series of episodes I am going to focus on spiritual health and well being through faith and religion.
I will be interviewing Detective Darnley Small, a retired trainer for the New York City Police Department.
Detective Small is also an elder in his church and did racism training for the NYC Presbytery.
Continue reading S2E11 – Faith and religion with Det. Darnley Small