Church in the Time of Apocalypse

One pastor’s walk through the COVID-19 pandemic.


When the COVID-19 pandemic began shutting things down, pastors were thrown into unfamiliar territory. Dennis shares his experience of being a pastor at such a revealing moment for the church and how the church became a community when people needed it most.

Dennis is looking for religious leaders to interview to share their experiences during the pandemic.  If you are interested, send an email to

Episode Notes:
Pastoring Through A Pandemic by Western Seminary
The Pandemic and the Decline of the Church by David Epps
What Kind of Churches Will Survive the Pandemic? by Bob Whitesel
What clergy said when influenza closed churches in 1918 Birmingham, Alabama News, April 17, 2020
Adventists and the 1918 Influenza Pandemic By Michael W. Campbell