All posts by Jake Meador

Jake Meador is the editor-in-chief of Mere Orthodoxy and author of "In Search of the Common Good: Christian Fidelity in a Fractured World." He is a 2010 graduate of the University of Nebraska-Lincoln where he studied English and History. He lives in Lincoln, NE with his wife Joie, their daughter Davy Joy, and sons Wendell, Austin, and Ambrose. Jake's writing has appeared in Commonweal, Christianity Today, Fare Forward, the University Bookman, Books & Culture, First Things, National Review, Front Porch Republic, and The Run of Play.

Sacred Season Episode 7: Pandemic Special

Notes Thanks so much for listening to Sacred Season! Opening Scripture: John 14:27 Closing Scripture: Matthew 6:25-34 Original podcast music by Shannon Soderlund Original art by Christopher Stewart (@christbearericonandprint) Resources Erin’s article on Martin Luther, the Plague, and Coronavirus Harvard...

/ April 1, 2020

Sacred Season Episode 6: Lent

Thanks so much for listening to Sacred Season! Opening Scripture: Matthew 3:2, Mark 8:34 Closing Scripture: Joel 2:12-14 Original podcast music by Shannon Soderlund Original art by Christopher Stewart (@christbearericonandprint) Resources Spiritual Disciplines Handbook: Practices which Transform Us by Adele...

/ February 26, 2020

Sacred Season Episode 5: Fat Tuesday

Thanks so much for listening to Sacred Season!

/ February 19, 2020

Sacred Season: Episode 4: Epiphany

Thanks so much for listening to the fourth episode of Sacred Season! Opening Scripture: Isaiah 60:3 Closing Scripture: Matthew 28:18-20 Original podcast music by Shannon Soderlund Resources Eugene Peterson’s book on the life and call of Jeremiah–Run with the Horses:...

/ January 6, 2020

Sacred Season Episode 3: Christmas

Thanks so much for listening to the third episode of Sacred Season! Opening Scripture: Revelation 21:3 Closing Scripture: Luke 2:25-32 Original podcast music by Shannon Soderlund (who does, btw, have a WONDERFUL Christmas album that everyone should buy.) A few...

/ December 26, 2019

Sacred Season Episode 2: Advent

Thanks so much for listening to the second episode of Sacred Season! Opening Scripture: Isaiah 40:3 Closing Scripture: Psalm 130 Original podcast music by Shannon Soderlund (who does, btw, have a WONDERFUL Christmas album that everyone should buy.) Here are...

/ December 1, 2019

An Introduction to Life, Liturgy, and the Little Years

Erin and Danielle introduce themselves and their project—a consideration of how the liturgical seasons can come alongside us as Christians to provide a framework for both knowing more of God, ourselves, and parenting little ones. Show Notes Thanks so much...

/ November 20, 2019