Absurdity with Ryan Becker

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An exploration of the absurd in religion, social justice, and what it means to be a Christian.
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Latest Episodes…

  1. A75 Embracing Creativity in Christianity

    Tony and I deep dive into creativity in Christianity, innovation, and how artists and creatives are treated and valued within the institution. If we are made in God's image, and we first meet God as the Creator, what does that mean for us? ...

    2019-02-18

  2. A74 Defining Discipleship with Luke Steen

    Luke Steen has joined us before way back near the beginning to talk about Nonviolent Peacemaking. He's currently the Associate Pastor at Marietta Adventist Church in Atlanta, GA. On this episode, we dive into practical discipleship, defining poor discipleship and how the ...

    2019-02-11

  3. A73 Some Testimonies are Better than Others

    Tony and I do a deep dive on Testimony Culture in the Church. Are there testimonies that are better than others? What even is a proper testimony? Do we glorify poor decisions, radical danger, and extreme situations? Or do we glorify ...

    2019-02-04

  4. A72 Clapbacks, Gillette, and Threatened Masculinity

    This week, Tony and I talk about Gillette's new advertisement targeting toxic masculinity and calling men to be better and behave better. Not only that, but for the first half of the episode we dive into a piece of church news that you may not hear anywhere else because it's ...

    2019-01-28

  5. A71 Grief, Pain, and Identity with Stephanie Johnson and James Johnson

    We get personal this week. Two  of my first-ever mentors, Stephanie Johnson and her son, James, join me at Prayer Conference in High Springs, FL as we talk about some of the events revolving around my year of intense grief and loss, we talk about bullying, and ...

    2019-01-21