Welcome to Mayberry Podcasts!

Thank you for visiting us here in our corner of Mayberry here on the web!  Mayberry Podcasts started in October 2008 hosting our first podcast related to The Andy Griffith Show called  Two Chairs No Waiting hosted by Allan Newsome.  It was Allan’s dream to create a network of podcasts about The Andy Griffith Show so he created the Mayberry Podcasts network.  The network has grown to include not only Two Chairs No Waiting but also Burke on Mayberry and the Mayberry Bible Study Podcast.

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Host: Allan Newsome
Running time: 50:25

Thank you for joining me for the Mayberry Bible Study Podcast.

Download the full lesson plan so you can follow along as you listen to the study.

Lesson Introduction

The gentleman’s gentleman, Malcolm Merriweather of England, passes through
Mayberry on a vacation tour of America. He manages to cause a truck accident while riding his bicycle and is forced to work off the damages as Andy’s personal valet.

Lesson Points:

Some of the points we’ll hit during this study are below. For a complete list, download the lesson plan.

Acceptance – Romans 12:9-13, Ephesians 1:4-10

  • Avoiding prejudice – Matthew 7:1-5, Galatians 5:13-15, Ephesians 6:9, Psalm 146:9
  • Avoiding hurt feelings – Proverbs 18:13, James 3:1-18
  • Is our way always the right way? – Acts 10:34-38
  • Grateful for the kindness of others – Colossians 3:15-16
  • Our lives are enriched by the differences in others – 2 Timothy 2:22-26
  • Are we really that different after all? – Luke 22:24-30

Serving Others – Mark 10:45, John 13:1-17, Isaiah 52:13–53:12

  • There is a sense of duty in it – Matthew 7:12, Ephesians 6:7
  • It is required – Deuteronomy 10:12-13
  • We should serve as Christ served us – Philippians 2:5-7, Matthew 20:26-27, Heb. 4:14-16
  • There is satisfaction in it – Ephesians 6:8, Romans 15:17
  • It doesn’t end / It shouldn’t end – Matthew 25:21, Matthew 22:37-40
  • It is a measure of the service we render to God – Mark 9:33-37, Revelation 5:1-14
  • There is a reward for serving others – Matthew 24:45-47


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Burke on Mayberry – 139 Opie Loves Helen

by Kevin Burke on February 21, 2018


Burke on Mayberry 139 – Opie Loves Helen

Running time:  10:13

In this season five “The Andy Griffith Show”  episode entitled, ‘Opie Loves Helen’ which originally aired on September 21, 1964, Opie develops a somewhat secret crush on Helen, and Barney tries to help!

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TCNW 466: Two Chairs Meet-up 2018 Report

February 20, 2018

Host: Allan Newsome Running time: 0:28:37 This past weekend was the very first Two Chairs Meet-up held at Two Chairs headquarters in Huntsville, AL. Over the course of the weekend folks were able to enjoy the company of fellow Mayberry fans, watch episodes, look through the Mayberry collection at Two Chair HQ, visit Weaver’s Department […]

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TCNW 465: Cast Shares Mayberry Magic

February 13, 2018

Host: Allan Newsome Running time: 0:25:57 This week we’re going to time travel back to the fall of 1991 and the Mayberry Cast Reunion held at Opryland in Nashville, TN. Cast members Don Knotts, George Lindsey, Betty Lynn, Maggie Peterson, Hal Smith, Jack Prince, The Dillards (Rodney Dillard, Mitch Jayne and Dean Webb, plus talented […]

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TCNW 464: The Lady Barber of Mayberry

February 6, 2018

Host: Allan Newsome Running time: 0:23:01 There was a “lady barber” in Mayberry? We’ll, no…not on The Andy Griffith Show but in the town that Mayberry is loosely based upon there is a lady barber with Mayberry ties. Her name is Donna Hiatt and she’s the niece of Russell Hiatt who owned and operated “Floyd’s […]

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TCNW 463: The eBullet January 2018

January 30, 2018

Host: Allan Newsome Running time: 0:33:00 Let’s drop in on The Andy Griffith Show Rerun Watchers Club to get an update from TAGSRWC showing us what they have for us in the FREE newsletter called The eBullet. The Presiding Goober, Jim Clark, works hard every other month to find great information for all us Mayberry […]

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TCNW 462: Margaret Kerry Interview Part 2

January 23, 2018

Host: Allan Newsome Running time: 0:39:06 Part 2 of the interview with Margaret recorded on October 24-29 during the Mayberry Cruise. Margaret Kerry played Bess Muggins and Helen Scobey on The Andy Griffith Show and is wonderful person. This episode is part 2 of 2 and I know you’re going to enjoy it. I would […]

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TCNW 461: Margaret Kerry Interview Part 1

January 16, 2018

Host: Allan Newsome Running time: 0:33:59 On October 24-29, 2017 I had the special privilege of being on the Mayberry Cruise with Margaret Kerry (Bess Muggins/Helen Scobey). Margaret is an amazing lady who I have grown to love over the several years I’ve known her. She has so much talent and has a career with […]

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TCNW 460: Mayberry Days Trivia 2017 Round 2 Championship

January 9, 2018

Host: Allan Newsome Running time: 0:31:38 In episode #446 we covered Round 1 of Mayberry Days Trivia 2017. This week being the championship of the NCAA football, I thought it was time to do the Championship round of trivia from 2017. The questions are hard but I think you’ll have fun trying to answer them. […]

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TCNW 459: Top Episodes of 2017

January 2, 2018

Host: Allan Newsome Running time: 0:35:13 Every year during the Christmas season there are folks getting new gadgets that let them begin listening to podcasts and watching videos so I like to make it easy for them to find the best episodes of Two Chairs so I can get them hooked on the podcast. There […]

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