Marc Jolicoeur (aka Jolly Thoughts)

Marc Jolicoeur
A repository for reflections on life, God, the Bible, and other miscellany. ( for more)
Created 22 Sep 2021
  • Episode Ten (?)
    24 Dec 2021 • < 1 min read • 1 0
    Merriest of Christmases to you!!! On today’s episode I open up a little about why this Christmas is extra-bitter-sweet, I provide some background as to why “O Holy Night” is a little extra-saucy as fa...
  • Episode Nine (?)
    17 Dec 2021 • < 1 min read
    Greetings my friends! On this week’s episode I wax ineloquently on the rhetorical effectiveness of sharing inflammatory memes online. Below, you will see the meme I reference in the pod. Also, here’s ...
  • Episode Eight (?) - Conversation with Marc Martel
    10 Dec 2021 • < 1 min read
    Y’all, we got a wide-ranging and exciting conversation on this episode with none other than Marc Martel, a fellow French-speaking Canadian with a “c” where the “k” so often goes. Marc spent a long tim...
  • Episode 7?
    03 Dec 2021 • < 1 min read
    This week, I had the opportunity to connect with author, podcaster, and esteemed professor over at Oklahoma Wesleyan University, sir Josh McNall. My partner in crime (Mike Tapper) and I were being int...
  • Episode Six?
    26 Nov 2021 • < 1 min read • 1 0
    Happy American Thanksgiving! Hey, what better way to celebrate than by assessing just how much we can trust our educational institutions??? In today’s episode, I converse with my friend and mentor, Dr...
  • Episode Five?
    19 Nov 2021 • < 1 min read
    Guys, episode five (?) features a ranging conversation with fellow Maritimer, Tanya Nace, about her experience and research into the state of senior female leadership in our home denomination, The Wes...
  • Marginal Moments
    12 Nov 2021 • 3 min read
    "Pastoral counselling is vital and necessary; it can be life-changing; I am sure someone in your church needs to avail themselves of it yesterday. But in the end, pastoral counselling – whether a one-...
  • Episode Four?
    12 Nov 2021 • < 1 min read
    In this episode of the podcast I reflect a little on why I think Dr Aaron Perry’s new book (Kairos Care) is important for all of us, then I chat with him briefly about it, and close off by reading an ...
  • Eugene Peterson's "The Pastor"
    06 Nov 2021 • 12 min read
    I first came across the name Eugene Peterson when I was in the religious/spiritual “danger zone” between teenagerdom and young-adulthood. Somebody handed me a copy of his translation (or “paraphrase”)...
  • Episode Three?
    05 Nov 2021 • < 1 min read
    This week’s episode is an interview with Dr Steve Dunmire, who is a teaching pastor at (what is, at the time of publication called) Watermark Wesleyan Church in Hamburg NY, and has done adjunct profes...
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