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Church: Uncharted

Church: Uncharted

By Matthew Schubert
Church & Mission in the uncharted waters of today. Your host, Matt Schubert is a Mission Facilitator & Church Planter and he will be joined by guests who will help us, the church, navigate all the exciting unknowns of mission. It’s our hope that as we listen in to the following conversation, we will be encouraged by the everyday power of the Gospel, be given a deeper love for God’s church, and be stirred to see the way the Spirit is at work in the lives of those around us.
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Matt Birch // youth clubs, ministry filters, missional discipleship & the book thief
Episode 8 of season 2, a conversation with youth pastor Matt Birch on his journey towards small-scale missional youth ministry.  Building a Discipleship Culture (Mike Breen & 3DM)  https://www.amazon.com.au/Building-Discipling-Culture-Mike-Breen/dp/069286234X Connect with Matt Birch https://www.rockingham.org.au/connect/youth.htmlmatt@rockingham.org.au Connect with Matt https://www.facebook.com/mpschubert https://www.rmlc.org.au/ matthew.schubert@lca.org.auSupport the show (https://www.buymeacoffee.com/churchuncharted)
41:42
September 11, 2020
Andre van Oudtshoorn // alien spaceships, storytelling, systems theory & the Amish
Episode 7 of season 2, a conversation with Dr Andre van Oudtshoorn on the need for the church to remain open to the world.  Jesus the Reconciler (Book by Andre van Oudtshoorn)  https://www.amazon.com.au/Jesus-Reconciler-Andre-van-Oudtshoorn-ebook/dp/B016PTJXUC Connect with Andre https://www.pbc.wa.edu.au/ Connect with Matt https://www.facebook.com/mpschubert https://www.rmlc.org.au/ matthew.schubert@lca.org.auSupport the show (https://www.buymeacoffee.com/churchuncharted)
33:47
August 28, 2020
Noel Due // God's will for your life, tightrope walking, the Spirit's leading & our stupidity
Episode 6 of season 2, a conversation with Dr Noel Due about God's will and how the Holy Spirit influences our decision making. Edited by Becca Schubert. Spirit Filled: Normal Christian Living (Book)  https://www.amazon.com.au/Spirit-Filled-Normal-Christian-Living/dp/0987623583 Connect with Noel noel.due@lca.org.au https://www.lca.org.au/departments/local-mission/new-and-renewing-churches/ Connect with Matt https://www.facebook.com/mpschubert https://www.rmlc.org.au/ matthew.schubert@lca.org.auSupport the show (https://www.buymeacoffee.com/churchuncharted)
40:03
August 13, 2020
David Shaw // haunted by christendom, 1 peter, foreign embassies & society's weirdos
Episode 5 of season 2, a conversation with Dr David Shaw about how the New Testament pictures the church's relationship with society. Edited by Becca Schubert. Connect with David https://twitter.com/shaw_davidm dshaw@pbc.wa.edu.au Connect with Matt https://www.facebook.com/mpschubert https://www.rmlc.org.au/ matthew.schubert@lca.org.auSupport the show (https://www.buymeacoffee.com/churchuncharted)
44:55
July 23, 2020
Andy & Rose Vincent // missional community, hospitality, rhythms & bar licenses
Episode 4 of season 2, a conversation with Andy & Rose Vincent from Cornerstone Community in Bendigo. Edited by Becca Schubert. Connect with Andy & Rose https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=1g0QB5TW2i8&t=2s https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=IFpKDWIWaOQ https://www.cornerstonecommunity.org.au/ andrew.v@cornerstone.edu.au Connect with Matt https://www.facebook.com/mpschubert https://www.rmlc.org.au/ matthew.schubert@lca.org.auSupport the show (https://www.buymeacoffee.com/churchuncharted)
47:44
July 10, 2020
Adrian Kitson // old churches, hippie camps, the titanic & cultural icebergs
Episode 3 of season 2, a conversation with Adrian Kitson about shifting the culture of a church. Edited by Becca Schubert.Connect with Adrianhttps://www.facebook.com/adrian.kitson.3https://stpetri.org.au/pastor@stpetri.org.auConnect with Matthttps://www.facebook.com/mpschuberthttps://www.rmlc.org.au/matthew.schubert@lca.org.auSupport the show (https://www.buymeacoffee.com/churchuncharted)
31:38
June 24, 2020
Peter Hage // Sabbath, feasting & market gardening
Episode 2 of season 2, with Peter Hage, pastor from Perth, Western Australia. Matt and Peter talk about the practice (gift) of Sabbath, why it's been forgotten by the Church and why we need this gift today.Edited by Becca Schubert.ResourcesKeeping the Sabbath Wholly (Marva J. Dawn) https://friendsofsabbath.org/Further_Research/Sabbath/Keeping%20the%20Sabbath%20wholly.pdfHow to Un-hurry (John Mark Comer) https://static1.squarespace.com/static/58431a7603596e3099e87531/t/5dcd82a34474a007a68a3b47/1573749412344/How+to+Un-Hurry+Workbook.pdfPodcast Episode on Sabbath (Jeff Bethke & John Mark Comer) https://open.spotify.com/episode/1swEH159rkJngdeA3ki8od?si=Y-YdKgnJTWOcYXehaDjb2QConnect with Peterhttps://www.facebook.com/peterb.hagehttp://stjohnsperth.org.au/peter.hage@lca.org.auConnect with Matthttps://www.facebook.com/mpschuberthttps://www.rmlc.org.au/matthew.schubert@lca.org.auSupport the show (https://www.buymeacoffee.com/churchuncharted)
37:17
June 17, 2020
Chris Podlich // Christianese, batman, explaining the Bible & being normal
Featuring Chris Podlich, a coffee drinking, batman loving church planter. Matt sits down to chat to Chris all about the importance of using "normal" language when explaining the Gospel to non-Christians.If you have any thoughts or questions from the episode today, we invite you to reach out. You can find Matt or Chris on facebook and instagram. Chris and Beyond Church also have a podcast called Aussie Church Leaders where they aim to equip church leaders to go stronger for longer. You can find out more about that podcast and Chris's ministry at beyondchurch.com.auSupport the show (https://www.buymeacoffee.com/churchuncharted)
36:54
June 09, 2020
Ep.8: Really small groups, not-yet-Christians & the cricket club
Featuring Nathan Hedt, a pastor, church planter & genuinely good guy.  [Explanation of the Life Transformation Group system:] https://www.cmaresources.org/files/Cultivating-NeilCole-chap8.pdf [The 3 steps of a Cluster Meeting (AKA Life Tranformation Group):] https://drive.google.com/file/d/17ovGUzexX2lrNRF2tHC33bOYDwjykF3y/view?usp=sharing [Life Transformation Group Guide:] https://drive.google.com/open?id=1EmpELoHSX3ARJjaXFZ8HqlxzpdKZpM_v We pray that this conversation helps you think about who in your life God is calling you to do really small discipleship with.Support the show (https://www.buymeacoffee.com/churchuncharted)
33:26
May 27, 2020
Ep.7: Majority world perspectives, comparison games, church unity & the pope
Featuring Dr David Smith, a lecturer, former principal & global mission facilitator. We hope this conversation between Matt & David prompts you to think about how you can partner, not only with your local church, but also with other churches around the nation & overseas. If you does, we’d love if you shared this episode. Maybe with your pastor or the leaders of your church for example?Edited by: Becca SchubertSpecial guest: Dr David SmithHost: Matt SchubertSupport the show (https://www.buymeacoffee.com/churchuncharted)
35:20
May 14, 2020
Ep.6: Self care, gardens on your street, change exhaustion & calling aunty nel
This episode features Gillian Dixon, a counsellor, lecturer and psychotherapist. If you found this conversation helpful or thought-provoking, why don't you share this episode? Maybe with someone interested in mental and emotional wellbeing, or with someone who might appreciate a reminder to slow down and give themselves margin during this strange season.Edited by: Becca SchubertSpecial guest: Gillian DixonHost: Matt SchubertSupport the show (https://www.buymeacoffee.com/churchuncharted)
36:19
May 04, 2020
Ep.5: Discipleship, what hasn't changed, tradies & regular Christians
This episode features Tom Schmidt, a long-time discipler of young adults. If you found this conversation helpful or thought-provoking, why don't you share this episode? Either with someone who is engaged in discipleship, or with someone you think has great potential to disciple others.Edited by: Becca SchubertSpecial guest: Tom SchmidtHosted by: Matt SchubertSupport the show (https://www.buymeacoffee.com/churchuncharted)
36:04
April 26, 2020
Ep.4: Plagues, history, church growth & the art of dying
This episode features Tom Pietsch, lecturer in church history at Australian Lutheran College. If you found this conversation helpful, please send the link to a brother or sister in Christ so they can be encouraged too.Edited by: Becca SchubertSpecial guest: Tom PietschHosted by: Matt SchubertSupport the show (https://www.buymeacoffee.com/churchuncharted)
34:17
April 17, 2020
Ep.3: A Coronavirus Kind of Easter
If you found this conversation helpful, be sure to share this episode with a brother or sister in Christ.Edited by: Becca SchubertSpecial guest: Noel DueHosted by: Matt SchubertSupport the show (https://www.buymeacoffee.com/churchuncharted)
32:36
April 09, 2020
Ep.2: Crisis, death anxiety, loving neighbours, renewal & butterflies
If you found this conversation helpful, be sure to share this episode with a brother or sister in Christ.Edited by: Becca SchubertSpecial guest: Noel DueHosted by: Matt SchubertSupport the show (https://www.buymeacoffee.com/churchuncharted)
33:06
April 02, 2020
Ep.1: Coronavirus, existence of church, sacraments, lament & hope
If you found this conversation helpful, be sure to share this episode with a brother or sister in Christ.Hosted by: Matt SchubertSpecial guest: Noel DueEdited by: Becca SchubertSupport the show (https://www.buymeacoffee.com/churchuncharted)
32:02
March 27, 2020