Caitie returns to join Jimmy tonight, and they are joined by John & Katie Callaway, Ted Wilkinson, and Lindsey Jordan to sample whiskies from the US (Michter's No. 1 Bourbon), Canada (Crown Royal Bourbon Mash), Japan (Suntory Hibiki Japanese Harmony), Ireland (Barr an Wisce Wicklow Rare), and Scotland (Macallan 12 Year Double Casked Single Malt) while discussing Mark 9:30-37.
Jimmy is joined by Rev. Arthur Stewart of People vs. POTUS and Midway Hills Christian Church for a discussion of making something of your faith, as informed by the first chapter of the epistle of James. Both of us embrace our inner basic white girls tonight, Arthur with LaCroix and Jimmy with a Starbucks Pumpkin Spice Latte.
Jimmy and Caitie are joined by Jacob Parris and Molly Miller for an extensive discussion on the hermeneutics of Star Wars. Jesus may get mentioned from time to time as well. Boulevard Brewing Company's Tank 7 farmhouse ale is drunk and enjoyed.
Jimmy is flying solo today, as he brings a sermon based on "The Reynolds Pamphlet", from Hamilton: An American Musical. Scripture is John 8:1-11; the libation is BRASS MONKEY, using Miller Lite and Trop 50 orange juice.
Jimmy is joined by Rev. Tiffany Curtis to discuss what Will Willimon called "a nearly incomprehensible text", John 6:24-35. Jimmy enjoys a Cheerwine, while Tiffany has a LaCroix Lemon and some California sauvignon blanc.
Jimmy is joined by Stewart Self once again to discuss Ephesians 2:11-22 and everything from Star Wars to process theology, with a touch of Wild Goose thrown in for good measure.
Oh, and they share Anticuados - Old Fashioneds made using tequila. And here's the recipe!
2 oz ¿Cuestion? Anejo tequila
1 tsp agave nectar
3 dashes Angostura aromatic bitters
1 dash lime juice
Stir and serve over ice with a Luxardo cherry. Delicious!
Jimmy is joined by Rev. Haley Van Beaman to talk about marginalized women, children separated from parents, and the healing power of Christ's love in the 5th chapter of Mark. Jimmy has an Unfiltered Wheat beer from Kansas City's Boulevard Brewing Company, and Haley Vay has Spartan White wine from the Burgdorf Winery in East Lansing, Michigan.
Jenn Fredette, LPC, joins Jimmy to talk about Adam and Eve being naked and afraid in Genesis 3. Jimmy has a Sweet & Spicy Old Fashioned (1.5 oz rye whiskey, 1 tsp dark maple syrup, 1/2 tsp orange bitters), and Jenn has a classic Gin & Tonic.
Jimmy and Rev. Katie Callaway discuss Nicodemus' late night visit to see Jesus from John chapter 3. Jimmy has a tallboy of Founders' Kentucky Breakfast Stout, and Katie has a Cigar City Jai Alai IPA.
Jimmy is joined by Caitie and Rev. Jessica Stokes to drink Kentucky Coffee* and discuss the story of Pentecost from Acts 2, with side discussions about AC/DC's "Thunderstruck" and Childish Gambino's "This Is America" along the way.
* - Kentucky Coffee is coffee made from beans roasted by Daily Offerings Coffee Roastery in downtown Lexington, KY, with a shot each of Buffalo Trace Bourbon Whiskey and Buffalo Trace Bourbon Cream Liqueur from the Buffalo Trace Distillery in Frankfort, KY.