#13 Celebrity, Christianity & Kanye West

We might be breaking one of our rules this week, but Eric and Gray are discussing the controversy surrounding the apparent conversion and new album by Kanye West. In case you are worried we're selling out too much, however, don't be - our main interest is in the broader phenomenon of celebrity both in culture and in the church.

What's Good:
Gray - Doug Linker
Eric - Jason Aaron's Thor and the Immortal Hulk

#12 Violence in the Bible

Many Christians struggle with accounts of violence in Scripture, especially in the Old Testament. What do we do with divinely-declared wars, sudden acts of judgment and seeming genocides? Join Gray and Eric as they discuss this challenging issue.

What's Good:
Eric - the Monster Hunter book series
Gray - Subversive Sabbath

#11 Evangelism...?

There are few topics as uncomfortable or guilt-inducing for many Christians than evangelism. Hopefully, this won't make you feel either of those things. Join Eric and Gray as they talk about living on God's mission and sharing the good news of Jesus with others.

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What's good:
Eric - The Argument podcast
Gray - Modoker Vintage Laptop Backpack

#10 What's With All These Denominations?

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Anyone exploring the Christian world is left with the sense that there is a dizzying array of different denominations and traditions that claim the name of Jesus. What do we make of all these different groups? Are they a bad thing? A good thing? A something-else thing? Join Gray and Eric as they discuss what to make of denominations

What's good:
Eric - Renaissance Faires
Gray - The Knowledge Project

#9 Leaving and Looking For A Church

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Lots of people have questions about leaving a local church - can we do it? When can we do it? How should we do it? Even more people have questions about finding a new church, whether after such a hard situation or as the result of a move. Listen as Eric and Gray discuss (and perhaps disagree) on the answers.

What's Good:
Gray - Trader Joe's Organic Dark Chocolate PB&J Minis
Eric - Invincible comic book

Episode 8: Why We're Lonely & What to Do About It

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Loneliness is an epidemic in the modern world. It affects our neighbors, and it affects many of us. Join Gray and Eric as they discuss how this has become such a problem and how we as Christians individually and together as the church are called to confront it.

What's Good:
Gray - Red Rising
Eric - The Complete Calvin & Hobbes