Episode 8 is unscripted and unplanned. Jess has some questions she needs answered, and Mary does her best to respond. Jess and Mary come from two very different faith backgrounds, and Jess needs some clarification on following Jesus.
-The Bible-in-a-Year Mary did that piqued Jess' interest: The Daily Bible
-Jess and her family grew up in the Pilgrim Holiness Church.
-Here's the Wikipedia definition of the Prosperity Gospel. This article came out a few weeks ago and gives a good history of the Prosperity Gospel in America.
-What Jess means when she says a "refractory" illness.
-That whole Jesus ascending to Heaven story can be found here.
-Theme song provided by The Easthills. "Expose Myself" can be found on their Death of a Salesman album.
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