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About radamdavidson

When I'm not blogging, I'm hanging out with my family, pastoring a church, or listening to vinyl. I think and write about Jesus, music, communication, organizational leadership, family whatnot, and cultural artifacts from the 1980's -- mostly vintage boomboxes. You can read my blog at, watch [RadCast], a daily 3 minute video devotional, or find me on socials (@radamdavidson). I also help Pastors in their preaching and public speaking (

[RadCast] Respect is Not Enough :::

Nicodemus had respect for his role on the High Council and for Jesus, this trouble making yet powerful Rabbi. Nic found a safe way to keep both parties happy. What does this teach us about following Jesus in light of … Continue reading

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[RadCast] Sin (us) and Grace (God) :::

Lent is a time of reflection, repentance, and renewal. Unconfessed sin is a heavy weight that slows us down. God does not exist to make us feel bad — rather, He wants to set us free from the guilt of … Continue reading

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[RadCast] The Fasting God Ignored :::

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Consumerism and Church

Consumer culture is a profound problem for contemporary religious belief and practice. Beyond the excesses of consumerism lie cultural dynamics that incline people to engage religious belief as if they were consumer commodities. – Vincent Miller, Consuming Religion: Christian Faith … Continue reading

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[RadCast] Bread of Life & Moldy Whoppers :::

Jesus said “I am the bread of life. Whoever comes to me will never go hungry…” (John 6:35). Our spiritual diets leave us empty and void. He knows that & invites our souls to be nourished.

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[RadCast] Helping Families in Mental Illness :::

God is a healer, and the church is to be the hands of healing for people in need. As you know, our family has been on quite the journey, yet the support of the church has made the healing of … Continue reading

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[RadCast] Bad days, seeking God, getting help:::

All of us have bad days, feeling abandoned by people and God. No matter what, we always run back to the Lord. Our self-talk shifts as we focus on God’s faithfulness even when it doesn’t feel like it. However… sometimes … Continue reading

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