Walter Brueggemann Videos

Leading Into Lament

03:43

Have we made the Bible too safe?

Betrayal And Dry Bones

02:25

Is church boring? Is eye candy the answer? Walter Brueggemann doesn't rush to answers as he contemplates what makes him angry and what gives him hope.

Status Quo

04:43

Through the wounded we have honest access to our pain.

The Juice Of Emancipation

01:45

Are we youth obsessed? Do we allow space and time to hear from the voices of our history?

Denial

03:50

Have we made the gospel too safe? Walter Brueggemann discusses freedom and doubt.

Die And Be Raised

05:00

Walter Breuggemann on Lent, Good Friday, Easter and the "shutdown" of the way it used to be.

The Psalms And Denial

04:24

Walter Brueggemann talks about the Psalms.

Creating Safe Places

03:15

Walter Brueggemann on the church carving out space for real community.

Dwelling On Loss Vs In Loss

01:00

Walter Brueggemann on loss.

Shalom, The Common Good and Neighborhood

06:00

Walter Brueggemann on shalom, justice, the neighborhood and salvation.

Authorizing Vs Authority

01:31

Walter Brueggemann on seeing the Bible as “authorizing” vs as “authority.”

Patterns In Recovery

05:10

“God is in recovery from violence,” says Walter Brueggemann. What things in your life are you trying to explain away?

Hope and Imagination

04:19

"The Spirit is God's force of newness." Walter Brueggemann on hope and imagination.

Honoring Our Particularities

03:15

How do we find communality amongst our traditions? Walter Brueggemann on the hard work of ecumenicalism.

Neighborly Ecumenicism

04:28

“The ground for ecumenicism is found in the Eucharist,” Walter Brueggemann…And one neighbor at a time.

Empire and Neighborhood

04:33

Walter Brueggemann on on empire and the liberation of the neighborhood.

The Land Promise

02:41

Walter Brueggemann on the land promises and the American dream.

Breaking The Silence

03:30

What harm might exist in starting with praise rather than arriving at praise through lament?

Restorative Community

17:00

In America, our collective memory of public life and economics need to be awakened.

Commodifying Love

11:15

Bruggemann and Block speak about what it means to restore our humanity and our communities.

Nurturing A New Narrative

11:45

Block and Brueggemann discuss how to form narratives that are not just histories.

Empire Vs. Community

06:55

We face each other, and are allowed to see God and our humanity through the eyes of the fallible other.

Data Vs. Narrative

06:25

The “glue” of narrative dissolves when we fail to re-tell our stories within the community.

Embracing Fallibility

08:58

We as a culture, have made death into a product, to be managed and delayed.

Dancing Into Freedom

06:00

The creative act of community is the public dance; it is art and prophetic vision.

The Alternative Story

12:38

If we listen closely enough to the stories of others, an alternative story will emerge which will allow for the transformation to take place.

Pain and Marching

10:51

Pain that is given voice is pain that is empowered.

Signs Of Aliveness

07:55

When we look at the commonness of our “needs” we often see a chasm that separates us: the needy vs. those without needs.

Uncredentialed Thoughts

11:45

Brueggemann and Block discuss the voice of the “uncredentialed.”

An Alternative Way

09:30

Hopeful practices for the Church from Walter Brueggemann

Scripts

05:00

Walter Brueggemann on the dominate narrative and the counter script the Gospel offers.

Privileged and Entitled

05:05

Walter Brueggemann on his theological influences, the Gospel and salvation.

Urgent Prophetic Tasks

04:30

The prophetic tasks we need to be involved with to break through our current state of denial.

Discipleship and Pain

04:09

Brueggemann on the Discipleship process.

Collision Course

02:54

Walter Brueggemann on the role of the Church.

Transformative Capacity

05:15

Walter on the dumbing down of so many faith communities.

Faithful Practices

09:30

Walter Brueggemann on the bible, baptism, the eucharist and prayer.

Always Transformative

02:20

Brueggemmnan on Jesus.

The State of Israel

01:11

Walter's thoughts the state of Israel.

Prisoners

01:21

Walter on "Imprisoning" the alternative voice.

The Prophetic vs Being Critical

01:30

Difference between the prophetic and being critical.

Dumbing Down the Church

01:30

The church needs to the hard work of thinking about the faith.

Confronting and Reformulating

01:30

Walter on Jesus' work on the cross.

Agents of Change

02:00

Walter on biblical visioning.

Descripting Tasks

02:53

Spiritual practices to nurture an alternative script.

Provoking Hostility

02:55

Walter on Jesus' prophetic protest.

Shalom, Order, Chaos and SIn

04:33

Defining Shalom in terms of the neighborhood.

Start Listening

06:45

Walter on the prophetic role of the art.

Exceptionalism

02:10

Walter on America's notion of being God's chosen people.

Die and Be Raised STATION X

05:05

Station X from The Way of the Heart series.

But Not Held

01:55

A prayer by Walter Brueggemann.

Violence and Travail

02:30

Walter Brueggemann Advent prayer.

Filled with Wonder

03:41

Walter Brueggemann on Advent.

The Grace and the Impatience to Wait

01:56

A Walter Brueggemann Advent prayer.

Materiality

16:13

Is the wealth of your church or community diluting your missional mandates?

Money

9:25

Walter Brueggemann on money, the "greed system," and the church.

Food

14:12

Walter Brueggemann on the call to neighborhood citizenship.

The Body

11:24

Walter Brueggemann on becoming one body.

Time

14:33

Walter Brueggemann on the Sabbath.

Place

8:39

Walter Brueggemann on finding neighborhood for everyone.

Change the Conversation

07:10

Is "redistribution" biblical?

The Way of the Heart

10 FILMS

A Stations of the Cross contemplative film series.

Marching from Pain to Possibility

5 FILMS

A five film series on the journey through the wilderness of woundedness.

Materiality as Resistance

8 FILMS

A 7-Session film Series with Walter Brueggemann

Allegiance to Empire

7 FILMS

Practices of Kingdom Citizenship

The Porch Sessions

11 FILMS

11 films about faith and community.

The Psalmist's Cry

8 FILMS

Walter Brueggemann explores Psalms as scripts for lament.

Called To Community

7 FILMS

A six week series on the role of the church.

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