The boys debate about the podcast music. Michael misses fried chicken. Service dogs have been left behind in Afghanistan…but a debate on who the dogs belong to. But Christians are stepping up to the plate to help out.
Our God loves us so much he sent his Son to die for our sins. Allah forgives without requiring the death of the innocent. Who is more gracious? Who loves more? The boys challenge the Christian worldview.
The boys catch up. Sean shares a bit about his absence. Then the boys talk about how to pray for the country and our leadership.
In this episode, Michael discusses questions about being unchurched. And highlights several benefits gained from leaving the four walls. He shares a renewed focus on what is important and the freedom gained from caring less about others opinions.
Michael shares a conversation he had with his wife about missing corporate worship. Is it ok to go back for a visit? Michael explores some old church mindsets that need to be challenged.
Michael loses his canopy in a storm. Then he breaks down the “scariest scripture for a Christian”: Matthew 7:21. Context is key in understanding scripture. Faith is key in pleasing God. And there is power in believing the truth.
Michael begins with an excerpt from one of his favorite books. Then recaps the beginning of the week with a “tragedy” of a storm. We all have them, but how we deal with them sets us apart. Maturity requires certain behaviors. He goes over strategy to make wise decisions and challenge better behavior.
Michael jokes about the Olympics and recaps his weekend away with his son. Drawing some interesting parallels between fatherhood and relationship with God.
Today is Former President Barack Obama’s 60th birthday. He’s throwing an outdoor party at Martha’s Vineyard that we were not invited to. Instead of celebrating his life and accomplishments, some are trash talking about the event due to the pandemic. Michael weighs in and shares some thoughts on the importance of community.
Old news, but Biden was refused communion. There is a ton of debate about it right now. And the guy leading the charge for the discussion gets caught on grindr. In this solo episode, Michael gets back to business and discusses the true Holy Communion from the Bible.