CONVERSATIONS: A HARBOR PODCAST

NEW EPISODES PREMIER EACH WEDNESDAY MORNING
Tim Jirrels hosts this weekly podcast in which he talks with various guests about the important spiritual and social issues of our day.

Look for new episodes on Wednesday mornings under the Messages tab of our App, on Facebook, Instagram, and on any of your favorite podcast platforms like Apple PodcastsGoogle Podcasts, and Spotify. Be sure to subscribe, so you won't miss an episode!

If you have a question (about anything) or a suggestion for a future topic, please submit it here. We will consider all submissions for our Q&A episode or for a future episode. Thank you!

Special Episode: A Conversation About Racial Reconciliation with Rickey Bolden (7/6/2020)


Rickey Bolden is a very close friend of The Harbor. He has come to visit us every summer for 15 years! This year he has partnered with us as we continue to talk as a church about Racial Reconciliation. Rickey has a unique perspective as someone who lives and leads in the inner city of Washington D.C. Please join in as Tim Jirrels and Rickey Bolden have a candid conversation about Racial Reconciliation.

Episode 11: Season 1 wrap up (6/22/2020)


Conversations: A Harbor Podcast was born out of a disconnected season for us as a church. COVID-19 swept in and disrupted our normal rhythms and pushed us into many unknowns. Through the first 10 episodes of this podcast, we've been able to start several meaningful conversations. Thank you so much for engaging with this podcast during this unique season! We are excited about the future of Conversations. Season 2 will launch sometime in late summer or early fall. Until then, enjoy the catalog of episodes in Season 1 on our app, website, Facebook page, Vimeo, and on your favorite podcast platform!

Episode 10: Q & A (6/10/2020)


In this episode, Tim Jirrels sits down with Marissa McCoy and Weston Savell to talk through a list of listener submitted questions. In this conversation we explore these five questions:

- What do you like to do for fun?
- What’s the best advice you’ve been given?
- What’s the best way you draw near to God when you feel distant from Him?
- What’s the number one thing that moves you the most about God?
- What are your thoughts on the current situation regarding race relations in our country?

Join in the conversation as Tim, Marissa, and Weston answer each of these questions.

Episode 9: Risk (6/3/2020)


What role does risk play in the life of Christ Followers? Jump into the conversation with Tim Jirrels and Kevin Pate as they talk about how God has called The Harbor to take risks for the sake of others knowing and following Jesus.

Episode 8: Continual Growth (5/20/2020)


We believe that God wants every Christian to continually grow in likeness to Christ. Jesus is the greatest human example of humility and selflessness to ever walk the earth. As Christ Followers, we are called to embody this. Join in the conversation as Tim Jirrels, Dana Aaronson, and Weston Savell discuss practicals around how to grow in Christ likeness.

Episode 7: The Highest Calling (5/13/2020)


We believe the Church is God’s instrument for redeeming and transforming the world. At The Harbor we believe this to our core! For Christ Followers, Jesus has invited us to be active members of His Body. Join in the conversation as Tim Jirrels, Rick Baldwin, and Dana Aaronson discuss what a privilege it is to be God’s instruments for redeeming and transforming the world, right here in the Bay Area.

Episode 6: What To Do When The House Is On Fire... (5/3/2020)


This season has been unprecedented. Some of us are facing challenges we never could have anticipated. And for others, this pandemic has moved them from feeling like they are in trouble to being in crisis. If you're in crisis, we want you to know that you're not alone. Join Tim Jirrels and Kevin Pate has they have a conversation about how to find hope in the midst of crisis.

If you need help, or know someone who does, please do not hesitate to call on these resources:

Suicide Prevention Hotline - 1-800-273-TALK [1-800-273-8255]

Bay Area Turning Point (for Domestic Violence) - 281-286-2525

Child Abuse Hotline - 1-800-4-A-CHILD [1-800-422-4453]

If you need prayer related to this pandemic, please email COVIDPrayer@theharbor.life.

Episode 5: emotional health (part 2) (4/29/2020)


God’s desire is for every Christ follower to be healthy holistically. Understanding our emotions is key in that pursuit. Jump into the conversation as we discuss the role our emotions play in our pursuit of God’s best for us. Enjoy the second part of the two part episode. If you prefer to listen to the audio alone, it is available now on our app, Spotify, and on Apple and Google Podcasts.

Episode 4: emotional health (part 1) (4/22/2020)


God’s desire is for every Christ follower to be healthy holistically. Understanding our emotions is key in that pursuit. Jump into the conversation as we discuss the role our emotions play in our pursuit of God’s best for us. Enjoy the first part of the two part episode. If you prefer to listen to the audio alone, it is available now on our app, Spotify, and on Apple and Google Podcasts.

Episode 3: Coping with fear (4/15/2020)


We've all been confronted with fear at some point in our lives. You could be staring down your fears more than ever right now. From fear of failure, to the fear of what the future holds, or anything in between. You're likely in the middle of figuring out how to cope with your most real fears. Jump into the conversation with Tim, Leah, and Weston as they talk about healthy ways to handle fear.

Episode 2: Social distancing (4/8/2020)


The experts have spoken. The COVID-19 Pandemic is about to reach its peak in impact on our local, state, and national communities. Listen in as Tim, Marissa, and Dana discuss the potential impact this has on each of us. What's the most God-honoring way to live in the midst of these days? Grab a cup of coffee and jump in the conversation. We hope you are challenged and encouraged.

Episode 1: Reset in the Midst of Disruption (3/25/2020)


How have you and your family had to adapt during this time? What are you doing to make the best of it? Watch as our Leadership Team discusses the "new normal" during this Coronavirus stay-at-home time. If you prefer to listen to the audio alone, it is available now on our app, Spotify, and on Apple and Google Podcasts.