A weekly talk show about people in the Mon Valley area of Pittsburgh

A weekly public affairs show about McKeesport and the Mon Valley, produced in cooperation with WEDO (810) and WZUM (1550).

Two Rivers, 30 Minutes for 6-2-2023


Topic: One of Pittsburgh's "bright young people" is serving the United Methodist Church

Guest: Rev. Michael Airgood, pastor, Pine Run United Methodist Church of Clairton and Glassport United Methodist Church

How Topic Discussed: Michael Airgood was recently named one of Pittsburgh's 12 "bright young people" by Allies for Health & Wellbeing. Why was Airgood chosen? How has he gotten involved in community redevelopment through the Clairton Cares Initiative? What has he learned pastoring congregations in Ukraine, Glassport, and Clairton? When did he first hear the call? How are his congregations handling an ongoing schism in the United Methodist denomination? Why did he decide to come out as an openly gay man? How have his personal experiences affected his ministry to LGBTQ people?



Filetype: MP3 - Size: 27.28MB - Duration: 29:48 m (128 kbps 44100 Hz)


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