Hunger Games and a Better Atonement: TNT E-book Extravaganza

Two of the podcast's best friends have published E-books in last month and they are both here for a Theology Nerd Throwdown! First up, Bo chats with Julie Clawson about the book she wrote about the Hunger Games. (you can find her first podcast appearance here) Then Tripp and Bo skype with … Read more about Hunger Games and a Better Atonement: TNT E-book Extravaganza

Religion, Atonement, Gender, Theology & Secularism on the Theology Nerd Throwdown

What is religion? What about theology? Do Christians need to call God a dude? Did Jesus have to die to save us from our sins? These questions and more are tackled in the style of Nerd this week! Subscribe to the TNT podcast now...the feed will be separate very soon! On top of the provoking … Read more about Religion, Atonement, Gender, Theology & Secularism on the Theology Nerd Throwdown

TNT: Eschatology – Resurrection call and response

What do N.T. Wright, Marcus Borg and John Cobb have in common?  This podcast! In this hour, Tripp and Bo take 4 calls from hotline and respond to questions about eschatology and the resurrection. You can call in with any questions or comments at 678-590-2739 (brew) and let us know what you … Read more about TNT: Eschatology – Resurrection call and response

Coming to Jesus with Daniel Kirk & Philip Clayton: Homebrewed Christianity 3-D

 What does coming to Jesus look like today?  We may not have the answer but we do have a seriously fun and enlightening conversation. During the American Academy of Religion a herd of theology nerds gathered in the home of Mark Scandrette - Jesus Dojo extraordinaire - for some live Homebrewed … Read more about Coming to Jesus with Daniel Kirk & Philip Clayton: Homebrewed Christianity 3-D

TNT: Prayer and Process reaction

In this half-hour, Tripp and Bo chat about last week's: podcast with Dr. John Cobb Calvin blog with Rachel Held Evans Granny blog with Kurt Willems Paul Capetz on Calvin  Tony Jones blog on Prayer It is a wild and woolly 30 minutes as they prepare for the 2012 Emergent Village … Read more about TNT: Prayer and Process reaction

TNT: Emergent Process Conversation Preparation

Tripp and Bo welcome Joe Paparone in for a conversation about missional priorities, process vocabulary, and an emergent framework. This is all in preparation for the 2012 Emergent Village Theological Conversation in Claremont California January 31-February 2nd. Register for the conference at … Read more about TNT: Emergent Process Conversation Preparation

The Cross, Resurrection, Blood, and Church of Jesus: TNT Crossed Out

In this hour long conversation Bo and Tripp take up the question "Is too much emphasis placed on the cross?"  Bo thinks that it is both out of proportion and ultimately unhelpful to place so much importance in this one symbol. Tripp think that it can be redeemed from those who have misused and … Read more about The Cross, Resurrection, Blood, and Church of Jesus: TNT Crossed Out

Open Theology, Process, Historical Jesus & the Global South: TNT for Oct 5

In this week's TNT (Theology Nerd Throwdown) Tripp and Bo respond to questions about Open Theology, the Historical Jesus and end in the Global South. Some of the books they mention are: The Most Moved Mover by Clark Pinnock Beyond Liberalism and Fundamentalism by Nancey Murphey God of the … Read more about Open Theology, Process, Historical Jesus & the Global South: TNT for Oct 5

Christian Unity, Mark Driscoll and Progressive problems: TNT week of Sept 29

 In this week's installment of the Theology Nerd Throw-down (TNT) we come in with a bunch questions but never get past the first one. "How are we to understand Christian unity with somebody like Mark Driscoll?"  Make no mistake though - that one question leads us on a wild tour of the issue. We … Read more about Christian Unity, Mark Driscoll and Progressive problems: TNT week of Sept 29

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