“I Love Mormons,” Jesus’ Wife, & Football! [CultureCast 9]

Christian and Jordan welcome in David L. Rowe, author of "I Love Mormons" and a professor at Salt Lake Theological Seminary, to discuss the evolving relationship between mainstream Christianity and the LDS Church in light of the recent presidential race. In the Christian Echo Chamber, it's that … Read more about “I Love Mormons,” Jesus’ Wife, & Football! [CultureCast 9]

Doug Worgul’s Thin Blue Smoke & Cultural Kitschiness [CultureCast 7]

In their first post-iTunes episode, Christian and Jordan welcome author Doug Worgul to the show to discuss true barbecue, publishing, and his debut novel, "Thin Blue Smoke". Later, the gang has some music recommendations and Epic Church Sign Fails: Kitsch Edition, which goes until Jordan's wife, … Read more about Doug Worgul’s Thin Blue Smoke & Cultural Kitschiness [CultureCast 7]

Theology of Sports, Travel Hacking, Blue Like Jazz, & the Olympics

Christian Piatt and Jordan Green have cranked out another edition of the Homebrewed Culture podcast, this time with special guest Chad Gibbs, author of the book, God & Football, and the soon-to-be-released Love Thy Rival. Both books explore the culture of sports, fanaticism and faith, and Chad … Read more about Theology of Sports, Travel Hacking, Blue Like Jazz, & the Olympics

Louis CK, True Blood, Technology & Paul Rauschenbusch

In episode 3 of the Homebrewed Culture podcast, Christian Piatt and Jordan Green have a sit-down with Paul Raushenbush, Senior Religion Editor at Huffington Post. They talk about technology and religion, how to relate to comment trolls and how HuffPo became such a huge cultural force. The Culture … Read more about Louis CK, True Blood, Technology & Paul Rauschenbusch

Craig Detweiler, Billy Graham, & Cultural Goodies

Christian Piatt and Jordan Green crank out episode two of the new Homebrewed Culture podcast! This week, we hear from Craig Detweiler, film professor at Pepperdine and co-editor of a new book coming out this October about faith and media culture called Don’t Stop Believin’. Also this week in the … Read more about Craig Detweiler, Billy Graham, & Cultural Goodies

An Evangelical Support for Same-Sex Marriage

I have been asked by several of my evangelical friends to both explain my position and help them to approach this conversation in a way that does not require them to disregard the Bible that they so value. I will do this as directly and effectively as I can without being dismissive. If I am too … Read more about An Evangelical Support for Same-Sex Marriage

Trayvon Martin, Creation Ex Nihilo, Rachel Held Evans, & a Violent God: Why the Short Story is a Violent One

It has been quite a contentious week for God on the internet! Here is a quick snapshot: This week the parents of Trayvon Martin rejected the apology from George Zimmerman. According to CBS News: The parents of Trayvon Martin say they have a hard time accepting George Zimmerman's nationally … Read more about Trayvon Martin, Creation Ex Nihilo, Rachel Held Evans, & a Violent God: Why the Short Story is a Violent One

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