Heretic Happy Hour
#069: Just War (HOTW: Martin Brooks of Peace Catalyst International)

#069: Just War (HOTW: Martin Brooks of Peace Catalyst International)

February 4, 2020
War! What is it good for? Absolutely nothing? Is "Just War" theory compatible with Christianity? Plus, Martin Brooks, President of Peace Catalyst International, is our Heretic of the Week!
 
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#068: Celebrity Christianity LIVE Part 2

#068: Celebrity Christianity LIVE Part 2

January 21, 2020
Listen as we answer audience questions about Christian celebrity, the universal Christ, deconstruction, reconstruction, and Kanye.
 
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#067: Celebrity Christianity LIVE Part 1

#067: Celebrity Christianity LIVE Part 1

January 7, 2020

In our first-ever, 7th live show, we explore famous conversions (we're looking at you, Kanye), what Mimetic Theory has to say about our obsession with celebrities, and whether they help or hinder the cause of Christ.

 

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#066: Resistance Isn’t Futile (HOTW: Matthew J. Korpman)

#066: Resistance Isn’t Futile (HOTW: Matthew J. Korpman)

December 24, 2019

We explore the power of nonviolent protest and rules for Christian radicals. Plus, Matthew J. Korpman, author of Saying No to God, is our Heretic of the Week!

 

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#065: Self-Care 101 (HOTW: Meggie Lee Calvin)

#065: Self-Care 101 (HOTW: Meggie Lee Calvin)

December 10, 2019

Why is it so difficult to love ourselves? How has toxic religion crippled our ability to love, and how can we stop feeling guilty about prioritizing our emotional and spiritual well-being? Plus, Meggie Lee Calvin, author of I Am My Own Sanctuary, is our Heretic of the Week!

#064: Canceling Cancel Culture (HOTW: Becky Yates)

#064: Canceling Cancel Culture (HOTW: Becky Yates)

November 26, 2019
Does Cancel Culture eliminate grace, forgiveness, and the potential for personal growth? Is it a necessary correction, or just another side of extreme intolerance? Plus, Becky Yates is our Heretic of the Week.
#063: Poverty…Problem, Illusion, or Blessing? (HOTW: Thomas Crisp)

#063: Poverty…Problem, Illusion, or Blessing? (HOTW: Thomas Crisp)

November 12, 2019
How should we respond to hunger, homelessness, and suffering in our world? Plus, Thomas Crisp, professor of philosophy, is our Heretic of the Week.
#062: Crime and Punishment (HOTW: Deshonna Collier-Goubil)

#062: Crime and Punishment (HOTW: Deshonna Collier-Goubil)

October 29, 2019
Why does the "Land of the Free" have the highest incarceration rate? Let's examine our Criminal Justice System with our Heretic of the Week, Deshonna Collier-Goubil.

 

#061: Politics (HOTW: Brad Jersak)

#061: Politics (HOTW: Brad Jersak)

October 15, 2019
Politics and faith...are they compatible? Do Christianity and Government go together like ice cream and poop, or do Christians need to be more politically active? Let's discuss. Plus, the return of Brad Jersak as our Heretic of the Week.
#060: Mental Health (HOTW: Joshua Lawson)

#060: Mental Health (HOTW: Joshua Lawson)

October 1, 2019

Why is the church so afraid to talk about (and provide support for) mental health? Are prayer and faith enough to "fix" the problem? Plus, Joshua Lawson is our Heretic of the Week.