A rundown of distributism – an alternative to capitalism and communism. Distributism is an economic ideology that is based upon the principles of Catholic social teaching. It is asocioeconomictheoryandsystemadvocatingwidespread ownership of privatepropertyandthemeansofproduction. Is this a viable third option? Is there another way out of the capitalist system that we find ourselves mired in and yet holds to the principles of faith? Join us as we look into this idealistic alternative as we skewer through life, culture and spirituality.
A rundown of the line between belief vs practice. Too often we let one override the other. Is there a different way to strike a balance between the two? We’d assert that both are needed for a healthy journey of faith and if you separate the two you end up with something twisted, harmful and inert. production. Can we find a happy marriage between the two and restore the beauty of Christianity? Join us to find out as we as we skewer through life, culture and spirituality.
A rundown of the Richard Rohr (a Franciscan spiritual teacher) and his alternative orthodoxy. Christian ‘orthodoxy’ may not be what we think it might be. In this discussion, we move beyond the traditional views and delve into the richer and older perspectives that also have a place in the realm of orthodoxy. Join us to hear what that would look like as we skewer through life, culture and spirituality.
Join us for a talk with Desire Found Me author Andre Rabe. We talk through the Bible in terms of anthropology, psychology, myth and desire. Andre is an international speaker and the founder of Memesis Academy. Tune in to join the conversation.
A rundown of the similarities between the rise of Hitler and the rise of Donald Trump. We chronicling how fascism took hold and, in both cases, a distorted version Christianity was used to as a vehicle to push it forward. Will history repeat itself? Will we stand idle? Join us as we talk about Trump and Jesus look at the world very differently. Are we right on or way off? Tune in to find out.
A rundown of how politics and the rhythms of American life run into conflict with the way of Jesus. Join us as we continue our talk about the beatitudes and how the Sermon on the Mount calls us live out a new ethic that requires us to look differently at violence in culture. Are we right on or way off? Tune in to find out.
A rundown of New Year’s resolutions and why real change only happens when we fully invest ourselves into a new way of living. Join us as we talk about how the beatitudes and ethics of Jesus require us to embrace a counter-cultural existence. Are we right on or way off? Tune in to find out.
A rundown about why the church should be taking a more inclusive approach towards people with disabilities and the barriers we create that prevent inclusion… along with an few snarky bits on #TrumpBible.