Charles Wiley was born in Surinam, South America as the son of Pilgrim Holiness missionaries. Charles’ movement toward the Reformed side of the Church began when he entered Davidson College. Charles graduated from Davidson College, Duke University Divinity School (M.Div.), and Princeton Theological Seminary (Ph.D.). In between he served as a staffmember for InterVarsity Christian Fellowship in North Carolina, Alabama, and Florida. A member of New Hope Presbytery, Charles serves as Coordinator of the Office of Theology and Worship in the Presbyterian Mission Agency. Charles is especially interested in how the church confesses its faith in Jesus Christ, is formed as a faithful community in post-Christendom North American culture, and how Christians faithfully engages in interfaith issues. Charles is married to Betsy Wiley. They have two children Ben (22) and Anna (19).
July 27th, 2017 | 25 mins 3 secs
My guest is Charles Wiley, Coordinator of the Office of Theology and Worship for the Presbyterian Church (U.S.A.). We discuss the lectionary passages for the Eighth Sunday after Pentecost (A): Genesis 29:15-28, Romans 8:26-39 and Matthew 13:31-33, 44-52.