14 episodes

Megan Loves Jesus, but cusses a little | Joel cries during the Hymns & HARRUMPHS during the sermon Trying desperately to live the Love of Jesus in the middle of the Bible Belt, these two fully-affirming progressive Christians are raising kids, and raising hell on their way to Heaven.

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Megan Loves Jesus, but cusses a little | Joel cries during the Hymns & HARRUMPHS during the sermon Trying desperately to live the Love of Jesus in the middle of the Bible Belt, these two fully-affirming progressive Christians are raising kids, and raising hell on their way to Heaven.

    Dabblin' in Depression - How to Know When You've Had Too Much, and What to Do About It

    Dabblin' in Depression - How to Know When You've Had Too Much, and What to Do About It

    Joel’s had too much, Megan’s not much help, and the world is going to hell in a hand basket. BUT, Jesus is still awesome, God is good all the time, and Good is God. Come see how we try to recharge our batteries when we’re all fed up.

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    • 40 min
    Boo on Brees for Your Birthday

    Boo on Brees for Your Birthday

    Megan and Joel discuss their old favorite Saint and consider the importance of vetting your allies and owning your own mistakes.

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    • 41 min
    A Little Bit of Blasphemy - B2G011

    A Little Bit of Blasphemy - B2G011

    Megan and Joel are back after their extended summer hiatus to talk about blasphemy, nationalism and more fun party favors. But we don’t make you pledge allegiance to anything around here, don’t worry.

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    • 38 min
    Things My Father Taught Me - B2G010

    Things My Father Taught Me - B2G010

    This week, Megan and Joel talk about their fathers as well as the complicated nature of fatherhood and celebrating it for some of us. Thanks, Papa Romer and Sharpton for helping to make us who we are!

    • 42 min
    Finding a New Church - B2G009

    Finding a New Church - B2G009

    Whether it’s moving to a new town, finding a church for the very first time, or leaving the denomination or tradition you were raised in, finding the church that fits your theology (or at least welcomes it) is tough, especially if you’re not an introvert.

    • 59 min
    Living Waters in Cuba - Moving, Living Christianity - B2G008

    Living Waters in Cuba - Moving, Living Christianity - B2G008

    We’re back from our unintended hiatus with updates on tornado recovery in Ruston and most especially Megan’s trip to Cuba! Hear about her experience, Cuban life as well as ideas for how you and your congregation can get active as the hands of feet of Jesus.

    • 44 min

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Well, I’m Listening!

Today, Joel said not many people were listening. Well, folks SHOULD be! If you have an interest in reclaiming Christianity from the right-wing-prosperity-gospel-ites, and want to listen to interesting conversation, this is for you!

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