Podcast Archive - Lectures (2018)

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  • 12.09 Christmas Questions (3 of 4)
    Presenter: Rev. Stephen McKinney-Whitaker

    Part 3 of Pastor Stephen McKinney-Whitaker's Advent series. 52 minutes. 6.1 MB

  • 12.09 Spiritual Burnout
    Presenter: Tim Mosher

    Presented by Tim Mosher, elder and member of Derry Church's Christian Education Committee. 56 minutes • 12.9 MB

  • 12.02 Christmas Questions (2 of 4)
    Presenter: Rev. Stephen McKinney-Whitaker

    Part 2 of Pastor Stephen McKinney-Whitaker's Advent series. 43 minutes. 5 MB

  • 11.25 Christmas Questions (1 of 4)
    Presenter: Rev. Stephen McKinney-Whitaker

    Part 1 of Pastor Stephen McKinney-Whitaker's Advent series. 48 minutes. 5.5 MB

  • 11.18 Tough Questions: Session 6
    Presenter: Rev. Stephen McKinney-Whitaker

    Pastor Stephen tackles "Predestination, Election, and that Burning Feeling in the Pit of Your Soul" • 50 minutes • 5.7 MB

  • 11.18 Police Pursuit (1 of 2)
    Presenter: Bob Hanna

    Learn about K9, foot pursuits, vehicle pursuits and managing pursuits through conservative policies. Part 2 will be presented on 12/16/18. 44 minutes. 10.6 MB

  • 11.11 Tough Questions: Session 5
    Presenter: Rev. Stephen McKinney-Whitaker

    Pastor Stephen tackles "A History of Satan and the Origins of Evil" • 46 minutes • 5.3 MB

  • 11.04 Tough Questions: Session 4
    Presenter: Rev. Stephen McKinney-Whitaker

    Pastor Stephen tackles "If God is Good, Why Do Bad Things Happen?" • 53 minutes • 6.4 MB

  • 10.28 Tough Questions: Session 3
    Presenter: Rev. Stephen McKinney-Whitaker

    Pastor Stephen continues his series on "Tough Questions." 42 minutes • 4.8 MB

  • 10.14 Cyber Security: How to Protect Yourself
    Presenter: Bob Ganse and Denn Hollandsmith

    For cyber security awareness month, two members of Derry's Communications & Technology Committee review best online practices. 54 minutes • 12.3 MB

  • 10.14 Tough Questions: Session 2
    Presenter: Rev. Stephen McKinney-Whitaker

    Pastor Stephen McKinney-Whitaker continues his series on "Tough Questions." 54 minutes • 6.2 MB

  • 10.07 How Jesus Became God (1 of 2)
    Presenter: Bob Hanna

    Derry member Bob Hanna discusses Bart Erhrman's book, "How Jesus Became God." The second part of this lecture will be presented on December 23, 2018. 47 minutes • 11.3 MB

  • 10.07 Tough Questions: Session 1
    Presenter: Rev. Stephen McKinney-Whitaker

    Pastor Stephen McKinney-Whitaker introduces his new series on "Tough Questions." 48 minutes • 5.7 MB

  • 09.30 Excessive Force
    Presenter: Bob Hanna

    Derry member Bob Hanna discusses excessive use of force by law enforcement. 46 minutes • 10.7 MB

  • 09.23 How We Got the Bible (5 of 5)
    Presenter: Rev. Charles "Buz" Myers

    Ordained Presbyterian minister and Associate Professor, Religious Studies at Gettysburg College, lectures on "The Making of the New Revised Standard Version Bible." 63 minutes • 14.5 MB. Due to technical difficulties, lectures 3 and 4 in this series are not available.

  • 09.02 How We Got the Bible (2 of 5)
    Presenter: Rev. Charles "Buz" Myers

    Ordained Presbyterian minister and Associate Professor, Religious Studies at Gettysburg College, lectures on "The Formation of the New Testament." 65 minutes • 7.5 MB

  • 08.26 How We Got the Bible (1 of 5)
    Presenter: Rev. Charles "Buz" Myers

    Ordained Presbyterian minister and Associate Professor, Religious Studies at Gettysburg College, lectures on "The Formation of the Hebrew Canon." 59 minutes • 7.2 MB

  • 05.27 Moses: The Reluctant Prophet (6 of 6)
    Presenter: Rev. Stephen McKinney-Whitaker

    Pastor Stephen concludes his series on Adam Hamilton’s book, Moses: The Reluctant Prophet. 44 minutes • 5.1 MB

  • 05.20 Moses: The Reluctant Prophet (5 of 6)
    Presenter: Rev. Stephen McKinney-Whitaker

    Pastor Stephen continues his series on Adam Hamilton’s book, Moses: The Reluctant Prophet. 47 minutes • 5.4 MB

  • 05.20 The Triumph of Christianity: How a Forbidden Religion Swept the World (2 of 2)
    Presenter: Bob Hanna

    Bob Hanna concludes his discussion of Bart D. Erhman's 2018 book, "The Triumph of Christianity: How a Forbidden Religion Swept the World." 44 minutes • 5 MB

  • 05.13 Moses: The Reluctant Prophet (4 of 6)
    Presenter: Rev. Stephen McKinney-Whitaker

    Pastor Stephen continues his series on Adam Hamilton’s book, Moses: The Reluctant Prophet. 50 minutes • 5.7 MB

  • 05.13 The Triumph of Christianity: How a Forbidden Religion Swept the World (1 of 2)
    Presenter: Bob Hanna

    In this two-part series, Bob Hanna discusses Bart D. Erhman's 2018 book, "The Triumph of Christianity: How a Forbidden Religion Swept the World." Today's lecture focuses on Constantine, his conversion to Christianity and the council of Nicaea. 42 minutes • 4.9 MB

  • 05.06 Stories from a Life in Medicine
    Presenter: J.O. Ballard

    Dr. J.O. Ballard, Professor of Medicine, Pathology and Humanities at Penn State Hershey Medical Center, shares what his patients have taught him through the years • 53 minutes • 6 MB

  • 05.06 Moses: The Reluctant Prophet (3 of 6)
    Presenter: Rev. Stephen McKinney-Whitaker

    Pastor Stephen continues his series on Adam Hamilton’s book, Moses: The Reluctant Prophet. 53 minutes • 6 MB

  • 04.29 Moses: The Reluctant Prophet (2 of 6)
    Presenter: Rev. Stephen McKinney-Whitaker

    Pastor Stephen continues his series on Adam Hamilton’s book, Moses: The Reluctant Prophet. 50 minutes • 5.8 MB

  • 04.29 Remembering the Ancestors of Derry's Past
    Presenter: Heritage Committee

    Learn interesting facts about Derry Church's historic cemetery in this class presented on Heritage Sunday by Jan Nixon, Dick Hann, Chuck Theal and Jack Henderson. 56 minutes • 6.4 MB

  • 04.22 Doing Justice in our Own Back Yard
    Presenter: Doug Miller

    The executive director of Love INC of Greater Hershey provides an update on Love INC's work in our community, and future plans. 48 minutes • 5.5 MB

  • 04.22 Moses: The Reluctant Prophet (1 of 6)
    Presenter: Rev. Stephen McKinney-Whitaker

    Using Adam Hamilton’s book, Moses: The Reluctant Prophet, Pastor Stephen retrace the life of Moses from his modest birth and rescue as a baby to the courts of Pharaoh, from herding flocks in Midian to leading his people out of Egypt. Using historical information, archaeological data, and biblical text, we’ll follow in the footsteps of this reluctant prophet who grew in his relationship with God and by the end of life had successfully fulfilled the role he was given. 48 minutes • 5.5 MB. PLEASE NOTE: a minute of this recording is missing approximately 13 minutes into the program. We apologize for this technical difficulty.

  • 04.15 Understanding the Resurrection (2 of 2)
    Presenter: Rev. Stephen McKinney-Whitaker

    Rev. Dr. Stephen McKinney-Whitaker concludes his discussion on how different theologians explained and understood the resurrection in light of contemporary philosophies history, and events • 50 min • 5.7 MB

  • 04.15 What Does It Mean to be Prophetic? (2 of 2)
    Presenter: Julia O'Brien

    Julia O'Brien of Lancaster Theological Seminary concludes her discussion on the ways that Christians over the centuries have responded to self-proclaimed prophets • 52 minutes • 6 MB

  • 04.08 Understanding the Resurrection (1 of 2)
    Presenter: Dr. Stephen McKinney-Whitaker

    Rev. Dr. Stephen McKinney-Whitaker discusses how different theologians explained and understood the resurrection in light of contemporary philosophies history, and events. 52 min. - 6 MB

  • 04.08 What Does It Mean To Be Prophetic? (1 of 2)
    Presenter: Julia O'Brien, Paul H. and Grace L. Stern Chair in Old Testament Studies and Professor of Hebrew Bible/Old Testament, Lancaster Theological Seminary

    The term "prophetic" is used in diverse ways within religious and secular circles, sometimes linked with social justice and sometimes referring to insider knowledge about the future. Julia O'Brien discusses what it means and where the differing views come from and shares some of her research about the ways that Christians over the centuries have responded to self-proclaimed prophets.

  • 03.25 Book in an Hour: Song of Songs
    Presenter: Dr. Stephen McKinney-Whitaker

    Pastor Stephen explores the context, content, and message of a book from the Hebrew Scriptures in an hour. This overview will help familiarize you with some of the less well-known books of the Hebrew Scriptures (Old Testament). 44 minutes. 5.1 MB.

  • 03.25 Reinhold Niebuhr (3 of 3)
    Presenter: Lee Barrett

    This series explores the theological roots of Reinhold Neibuhr's political vision search for wisdom for our contemporary era that may still be gleaned from the pages of one of the most influential theologians of all time. Presented by Lee Barrett, Mary B. and Henry P. Stager Chair in Theology and Professor of Systematic Theology at Lancaster Theological Seminary. Part 3 of 3. 61 minutes • 7 MB

  • 03.18 Book in an Hour: Ecclesiastes
    Presenter: Rev. Stephen McKinney-Whitaker

    Pastor Stephen explorex the context, content, and message of a book from the Hebrew Scriptures in an hour. This overview will help familiarize you with some of the less well-known books of the Hebrew Scriptures (Old Testament). 47 minutes. 5.7 MB.

  • 03.18 Reinhold Neibuhr (2 of 3)
    Presenter: Lee Barrett

    This series explores the theological roots of Reinhold Neibuhr's political vision search for wisdom for our contemporary era that may still be gleaned from the pages of one of the most influential theologians of all time. Presented by Lee Barrett, Mary B. and Henry P. Stager Chair in Theology and Professor of Systematic Theology at Lancaster Theological Seminary. Part 2 of 3. 50 minutes • 5.8 MB

  • 03.11 Reinhold Neibuhr (1 of 3)
    Presenter: Lee Barrett

    This series explores the theological roots of Reinhold Neibuhr's political vision search for wisdom for our contemporary era that may still be gleaned from the pages of one of the most influential theologians of all time. Presented by Lee Barrett, Mary B. and Henry P. Stager Chair in Theology and Professor of Systematic Theology at Lancaster Theological Seminary. Part 1 of 3. 53 minutes • 6.1 MB

  • 03.04 Book in an Hour: Job
    Presenter: Rev. Stephen McKinney-Whitaker

    Pastor Stephen explorex the context, content, and message of a book from the Hebrew Scriptures in an hour. This overview will help familiarize you with some of the less well-known books of the Hebrew Scriptures (Old Testament). 45 minutes. 5.2 MB.

  • 02.11 Milton Hershey: Cuba
    Presenter: Valerie Sieber, Collections Manager, The Hershey Story

    Valerie Sieber, Collections Manager, The Hershey Story discusses Mr Hershey's 30 years of business ventures in Cuba. 35 min. - 4.1 MB

  • 01.21 What the Church Needs to Know About Hate Groups
    Presenter: Ann Van Dyke

    Ann Van Dyke, chair, Rapid Response Team for the Community Responders Network, opens the conversation on bias. 60 minutes • 7.2 MB

  • 01.14 Women and Pakistan
    Presenter: Debbie Hough

    Our Director of Christian Education reports on her November 2017 trip to Pakistan, the SHE Project and the work of Friends of PEB. 56 minutes • 6.5 MB

  • 01.07 Security Update
    Presenter: Doug Ebner

    The chair of Derry Church's Security Task Force gives an update on security measures implemented at church. 55 minutes • 6.3 MB

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