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The mission of the Churches United Faith Talks is to promote varying and diverse viewpoints from across Christian and Interfaith traditions. Churches United provides an opportunity for dialogue, discussion and communication of various faith issues relevant to the Quad City community.

Click on the links below to stream/download the programs. Note that if a listing doesn't have a link, the program is not yet ready to download from this page. For a copy of a program on CD call the Churches United office: 563.332.5002.

Library of Programs listed by broadcast date:

August 5, 2010 - Role of Women in Ministry - Pastor Mark & Saleta Anderson

July 29, 2010 - Role of Women in Today's Society - Dr. Katherine Van Blair

July 22, 2010 - Community Focus: Domestic Violence (part two) - Shellie Moore-Guy

July 15, 2010 - Community Focus: Domestic Violence (part one) - Shellie Moore-Guy

July 8, 2010 - BP Oil Spill and its affects on our environment - Chris Wilke (Guest Host: Tom Rafael Nakos)

July 1, 2010 - The state of the youth in our community and the efforts to continue moving them in the right direction - Kim Riley-Quinn

June 17, 2010 - Male development from both the son and father's perspective - Dr. Christopher Whitt

June 10, 2010 - News Reflections - Ron Quay & Ann Wachal

May 27, 2010 - Miss Mississippi Crown Outstanding 2010 - Brooke is a 16 year old teen from Geneseo. Here her story about the pagaent world and her stand and activism on hunger

May 20, 2010 - Kent State - 40 years later - what have we learned and can faith play a role in peace (Part Two) - Dr. Patrick Coy - Director of Center for Applied Conflict Management

May 13, 2010 - Kent State - 40 years later - what have we learned and can faith play a role in peace (Part One) - Dr. Patrick Coy - Director of Center for Applied Conflict Management

May 6, 2010 - A review of the week - current affairs, racism, peace and justice - Anne Wachal and Ron Quay

March 18, 2010 - One Women's story of her experinece in the sex/human trafficing world and her survival - Chong N. Kim/survivor and author of the book "Not for Sale"

March 11, 2010 - In the Shadow of the Raid - Iowa documentary premiere of the Raid in Postvile - Greg  Branson, movie producer

March 4, 2010 - In the Shadow of the Raid - Iowa documentary premiere of the Raid in Postvile - Dr. Lisa Powell and Mckenzie Grondahl

January 21, 2010 - Haiti and highlights of upcoming Churches United events - Ron Quay and Anne Wachal

January 14, 2010 - Current Affairs in the Faith Community - Ron Quay and Anne Wachal

January 7, 2010 - Review of 2010 and Health Care Reform - Ron Quay and Anne Wachal

December 31, 2009 - A glimpse into 2010 - Anne Wachal and Ron Quay

December 17, 2009 - World climate issues at the conference in Cophenhagen - Erica Uthe - Wartburg Seminary student and delgate to the conference from Iowa

December 3, 2009 - Part Two - Operation Solomon - the story of the mass exodus of the Ethiopian Jews and the issues relating to genocide in Ethopia - Israeli Ambassador Asher Naim / Howard Weissman

November 26, 2009 - Part One - Operation Solomon - the story of the mass exodus of the Ethiopian Jews and the issues relating to genocide in Ethopia - Israeli Ambassador Asher Naim / Howard Weissman

November 19, 2009 - Prejudice and bias - a discussion of the Rabbi's editorial to the QC Times - Rabbi Henry Karp

November 5, 2009 - Current Faith Events - Ron Quay & Anne Wachal

October 8, 2009 - ELCA pastor discusses the faith journey of the Tanzanian people - Pastor Grayson Mahali

September 24, 2009 - Pacem in Terris Award Winner - Hildegard GosMayr

September 17, 2009 - Faith in the News". Anne Wachal & Ron Quay.

September 3, 2009 - "Senator Edward Kennedy - was their media exploitation involved?" Ron Quay & Anne Wachal.

August 27, 2009 - "Health Care from a Faith Perspective". Guests: Chaplain Becky David - Director of Spiritual Care at Genesis Hospitals and Rev. Allan Mothershed - pastor at First Congregational Church, Moline.

August 20, 2009 - "Health Care from a Faith Perspective". Guests: Father Mike Schaab, St. Piux X Catholic Church and Rev. Joyce Basler, First Presbyterian Church, Milan.

August 6, 2009 - "Defining Church Growth" , a discussion of mainline and mega churches in the Quad Cities. Part II - Guests: Father Marty Goetz, Director of Vocation for the Diocese of Davenport, Rev.Lisa Dietrich, pastor at All Saints Lutheran Church, Davenport, Rev.John Bray, senior pastor at Heritage Church, Rock Island and Kriten Glass, Director of Young Adult Ministry for the national Evangelical Lutheran Church of America.

July 30, 2009 - "Defining Church Growth" , a discussion of mainline and mega churches in the Quad Cities. Part I - Guests: Father Marty Goetz, Director of Vocation for the Diocese of Davenport, Rev.Lisa Dietrich, pastor at All Saints Lutheran Church, Davenport, Rev.John Bray, senior pastor at Heritage Church, Rock Island and Kriten Glass, Director of Young Adult Ministry for the national Evangelical Lutheran Church of America.

July 23, 2009 - Current events in the faith and political community - Rev. Ron Quay and Rev. Joyce Basler, pastor at First Presbyterian, Milan.

July 16, 2009 - Monthly current affairs discussion. Anne Wachal and Ron Quay

June 18, 2009 - QC Pride Week - Ruby Mancy

May 28, 2009 - Facebook in the life of Church - Rev. Fred Vanderwerf. Pastor of Hilltop United Methodist Church in Mankato, Minnesota and a former Missionary to Ukraine

May 21, 2009 - A Call to Young People -Ben Boruff, author and student Indiana University and serves on the Connectional Table, the North Central Jurisdiction Division Ministries of the United Methodist Church.

May 14, 2009 - Parish Nurse Program - Linda Gebert - Trinity Parish Nurse Dept.

May 7, 2009 - Swine Flu or HiNi - Linda Gebert - Trinity Parish Nurse Dept.

April 30, 2009 - Mental Health Awareness Month - Gary Weinstein, Executive Director of Transitions Mental Health; Carolyn Vernon - NAMI, Scott Co; Chris Chasto - Mississippi Regional Blood Center)

April 23, 2009 - Marriage Equality, Part Two - Rev. Rich Hendricks, MCC Church - Davenport and Sparky & Judith

April 16, 2009 - Marriage Equality, Part One - (Rev. Rich Hendricks, MCC Church - Davenport and Sparky & Judith

April 9, 2009 - Maundy Thursday Story - Ron Quay & Anne Wachal

March 19, 2009 - Women's History Month, Part II - Katie Strassebeck & Bea Jacobson

March 12, 2009 - Women's History Month, Part I - Katie Strassebeck & Bea Jacobson

January 22, 2009 - Israel & Gaza Strip - Rabbi Henry Karp

January 15, 2009 - The Inaugural Ball - Cathy Bolkem
Underwritten by First Lutheran Church, Moline

January 8, 2009 - 2008 in Retrospect - Anne Wachal & Ron Quay

January 1, 2009 - Year in Review - Anne Wachal & Ron Quay
Underwritten by First Congregational Church, Moline

December 25, 2008 - The Christmas Story

December 4, 2008 - Hunger Needs in the Quad Cities

October 31, 2008 - Upcoming National Election

October 25, 2008 - Winnie's Place and Domestic Violence Month - Kit Miller

October 9, 2008 - Metropolitan Community Church - 10th Anniversary of Matthew Shepard Attack - Pastor Rich Hendricks

October 2, 2008 - Economic Situation as it Relates to Church Attendance

June 26, 2008 - Women of the Bible Part IV (The relevance of their stories as it relates to the 21st Century)

June 19, 2008 - Women of the Bible Part III (The Story of Mary and Martha)

June 12, 2008 - Women of the Bible Part II (Discussion of Mary Magdelene)

June 5, 2008 - Women of the Bible Part I (The story of Deborah and Naomi)