Ep. 08 – Ask Unboxing God (What about Hell? How should Christians respond to Syria? The Billy Graham Rule?)

It’s time for another round of Ask Unboxing God. If you’d like to share your own questions for the show, you can do so by dialing 1-877-660-8899.

What about Hell and my need for Justice?
How should a Christian respond to the Crisis in Syria?
Is the Billy Graham rule helpful or harmful?

Join us as we discuss these questions and more on the Unboxing God podcast.

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Show Notes

If you’d like more information on the Syrian Crisis and how you can help, click on the links below:

(Video) Syria’s war: Who is fighting and why?

(If you’d like to help) The Preemptive Love Coalition

Ep. 07 – Certainty and the Bible with Peter Enns

Join us this week as we talk with the amazing Peter Enns.  We’ll discuss the human need for certainty and the dangers that can bring to faith along with a fantastic discussion about the historical nature of the Bible, the problem with Literalism, and a host of listener questions about the nature of the Bible itself.

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Show Notes

If you’d like to find out more about Peter Enns, his podcast “The Bible For Normal People”, or any of his books you can visit his website below:
www.peteenns.com

If you’d like to submit a question for use on future shows, you can do so in two easy ways.

Recorded questions can be submitted by US listeners by dialing our toll free number at 877-660-8899.

Written questions can be submitted through the contact form at UnboxingGod.net.

Ep. 06 – Ask Unboxing God (What is prayer? Why doesn’t God answer my prayers? Sharing faith with my transgendered child?)

It’s our first ever Question and Episode Podcast.  If you’d like to share your own questions for the show, you can do so by dialing 1-877-660-8899.

What is the purpose of prayer?
Why does God not answer my prayers?
How do I raise teens during my deconstruction, especially with a transgendered teen?

Join us as we discuss those questions and more on the Unboxing God podcast.

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Show Notes

You can find the books mentioned on the show at the links below.

How God Changes Your Brain – Andrew Newberg

God and the Gay Christian – Matthew Vines

UnClobber: Rethinking Our Misuse of the Bible on Homosexuality

 

Contact Us:
Web: UnboxingGod.net
Phone: 1-877-660-8899

Ep. 05 – Surviving Spiritual Abuse

Join us this week as we discuss one of the most common and painful sins of the American church, Spiritual Abuse.  I’ll share my experiences and thoughts on moving forward into healthier communities along with a few ideas about recovery.

 

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Show Notes
Call our new Question and Comment Line to share your question or comment for inclusion on an upcoming episode.
1-877-660-8899

If you’d like to read Sciences Mike’s book that my story is included within, click the link below.

Finding God in the Waves

Ep. 04 – Keith Giles and Jesus Untangled

Join us for our first ever Unboxing God conversation. We sit down with Keith Giles, author of Jesus Untangled, this week to discuss the dangerous entanglement of Politics and Christianity. If you’ve ever felt that the Christian entanglement with politics sometimes feels a bit dirty, then you’ll enjoy the conversation.

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Show Notes

If you’d like to order Keith’s book, you can do so at the link below:
Jesus Untangled, Crucifying Our Politics To Pledge Allegiance To The lamb

Ep. 03 – The Bible, Literal and Inerrant? Fact or Fiction?

Join us this week as we delve into the most well known book of all time, the Bible.  Is this the inspired Literal word of God, a flight of fancy, or something far more complex?  We’ll discuss all of that and more.

 

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Show Notes
If you’d like to read more, I suggest the following resources.

The Literal, Beautiful Mess we call the Bible.

The Bible Tells Me So… Why Defending Scripture Has Made Us Unable To Read It.
by Peter Enns

Sitting At The Feet of Rabbi Jesus. How The Jewishness of Jesus Can Transform Your Faith.
Ann Spangler

Ep. 02 – Lukewarm Coffee is Disgusting

Welcome to Episode 02 of the Unboxing God Podcast.  

Join me this week as we discuss Revelation 3:15 – 16.  What does it mean to be lukewarm and why would God want to spew us out of His mouth?  How does this relate to injustice? And just what exactly does this have to do with lukewarm coffee?

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You can read Dr. Martin Luther King’s “Letter From a Birmingham Jail” here.

If you’d like music for your podcast or project, you can reach Jeb Bodiford on Twitter @jebbodiford.