Cowboy Jesus, hosted by Steve Poos-Benson, explores the various dimensions of life, spirituality, religion and discovering your divine purpose. Steve is the pastor of Columbine United Church in Littleton, Colorado.
Cowboy Jesus 46: The Grand Glorious Something-That-Happened
In this Episode Steve explores different aspects of Jesus' resurrection. Was Jesus' body physically resuscitated, bodily transformed, or spiritually resurrected? Give a listen and expand your ideas about what happened 2,000 years ago.
Cowboy Jesus 45: When Your Faith Falls Apart
In this episode Steve draws upon his personal experience, as well as 38 years helping guide people through the process of faith deconstruction. Steve offers different insights and ideas you can use when you're looking for ways to reconstruct your faith into something new.
Cowboy Jesus 44: Inerrancy of Scripture - Progressive & Evangelical Perspectives
In this episode Steve continues the conversation on the differences between Progressive Christians and Evangelicals. Today he explores the different views of the Bible. He asks, Why didn't Jesus write a book? Why do we need the Bible? How do we interpret the Bible? Is the Bible authoritative in the same way that the Koran is for Muslims. Steve explores these issues and a whole lot more. Give a listen and expand your understanding of the Bible.
Cowboy Jesus 43: Views of Hell and Heaven - Progressive & Evangelical Perspectives
In this episode Steve explains the differences between Progressive Christians and Evangelical Christians and their views of hell and who goes there. Steve reviews different scripture passages that argue for hell, and then those passages that argue for universal salvation. Listen and see if you're as convinced as Steve that through Jesus the entire world is saved.
Cowboy Jesus 42: Radical Inclusion & the LGBTQ Community - Progressive & Evangelical Perspectives
Continuing the series on Progressive vs. Evangelical Perspectives.
Several people have asked Steve, "What is the difference between Progressive and Evangelical Christians?" There are some major differences between the two. In this episode Steve continues the discussion by talking about the Progressive view of radical inclusion of all people, especially those of the LGBTQI community.
Cowboy Jesus 41: Suffering - Progressive & Evangelical Perspectives
Steve begins a series on Progressive vs. Evangelical perspectives on a variety of different topics.
In this episode Steve examines the nature of suffering from a Progressive Christian perspective vs. an Evangelical perspective. Instead of assuming that all Christians believe the same about God and the nature of suffering, come listen to some views on what a progressive Christian believes.