United Methodist Podcasts
United Methodist Communications offers several podcasts to listen to in the car, on the treadmill, while walking the dog, or folding laundry.
Get Your Spirit in Shape
Conversations that help us grow as followers of Jesus Christ. Click an episode below or subscribe (iTunes | Google Play | Stitcher | Other) to receive great spiritual coaching every month. Join us as we get, and keep, our spirits in shape.
Our United Methodist bishops appear on episodes of Get Your Spirit in Shape to share their faith stories. Find the bishops' faith stories here.
MyCom Church Marketing Podcast
Savvy church marketers, pastors, leaders, and others offer expert advice on outreach, communications, social media, and new technology. Click for all episodes and ways to subscribe.
Pierce Drake, a United Methodist youth minister, and Ryan Dunn, from RethinkChurch.org, are often joined by special guests to talk about the ups-and-downs of their spiritual journeys—sometimes in light of recent world events. Click for all episodes and ways to subscribe.
More United Methodist Podcasts
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Using All Our Gifts with Charlie Baber
Charlie Baber, United Methodist author and artist of the Wesley Bros comic, shares how to use every talent to serve God, the church, and our neighbor. Listen
Meet Bishop Leonard Fairley
Growing up in poverty, life was not easy. In church, this future bishop found there was “always enough,” “always room,” and he was “always welcome.” Listen
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Meet Bishop Harald Rückert
In this conversation, we learn that the bishop of the Germany Central Conference once studied food technology, plays the sax, and speaks 4 languages. Listen
Meet Bishop Sue Haupert-Johnson
Bishop Sue tells us about her early career in law, her call to ministry, her love of books and Broadway, and her daily practice of silence. Listen
Meet Bishop Rodolfo A. Juan
Raised in a church his grandparents founded, the Philippines United Methodist bishop is passionate about serving the poor, caring for the planet, and sharing the gospel with others. Listen
Meet Bishop Sharma Lewis
A United Methodist bishop shares about her roots in the church, her call from medicine to ministry, a love of shoes, and her rich prayer life. Listen
Meet Bishop Laurie Haller
United Methodist bishop, musician, author, and endurance athlete shares about her life, call to ministry, and how she keeps her spirit in shape. Listen
Meet Bishop Cynthia Moore-Koikoi
A pastor’s kid and former school psychologist, this United Methodist bishop encourages us to see beyond barriers and embrace possibilities. Listen
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Wakanda and the Word
A six-episode conversation on themes raised in the movie Black Panther that connect spiritually and culturally. Produced by Abingdon Press. More
Just two normal people talking in a normal way about scripture. They happen to be clergy, but don't hold that against them. More
Reverb: The United Methodist Young People’s Podcast
Conversations with and for United Methodist young people acting out our Christian story. This flagship show connects to all Young People's Ministries' programs and networks. More
The Conspiritor Collective
Features young artists connected with The United Methodist Church, and explores how young people are reviving the church's mission in the world through grass-roots creative practices. More
Preach, Pray or Die
Amy Lippoldt and Ben Hanne interview members of the Great Plains Conference of The United Methodist Church to hear their stories and discover their passions. More
Michael Rich, Conference Communications Manager of Western North Carolina, talks with United Methodists about their passions, faith, and the future of the church. More
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Small Groups in the Wesleyan Way
Going beyond curriculum, programs, and best practices to recover and learn from our Wesleyan roots, the foundations for small groups that produce disciples of Jesus who in turn disciple others. More
The Uncovered Dish
A bi-monthly leadership podcast by the United Methodist Church of Greater New Jersey that uncovers stories, equips leaders, and changes the world. More
Art of the Sermon
Art of the Sermon is a show for preachers, teachers, and communicators where we learn from guests inside and outside the church. More