A43 Putting 'Fun' in the Fundamentals with TJ Sands

July 02, 2018
Adventism has 28 Fundamental Beliefs with a famous preamble setting them apart from creeds. While they explain what Adventists believe, how many does one need to believe in order to be considered an Adventist? Beyond that, how have they been misused, abused, and what is their proper place in the life of individual believers? TJ Sands is a pastor in Oklahoma and someone I met because of this very podcast! I'm excited to have him on as we dive into the Fundamentals and what the...
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A42 Sexism and Advocacy with Anna Bennett

June 25, 2018
Anna Bennett joins Tony and myself to talk about Sexism in the church, specifically how we experience it in the Adventist denomination. We also talk about how men can advocate for equality in ministry and can empower their female colleagues in ministry. Music by Justin Janetzko Twitter: @ryan180becker, @tony_anobile, @mrsannabennettFacebook: facebook.com/Absurditypodcast/Website: www.theabsurdity.orgPatreon: patreon.com/absurditypodcast
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A41 Adventist Exceptionalism with AJ Valcin

June 18, 2018
AJ Valcin joins me to talk about Adventist Exceptionalism! This is what happens when Adventists approach the rest of the world with an "us vs. them" mindset. So how has Adventist Exceptionalism affected our church? What's the remedy? Why is it so important to avoid this at all costs? Music by Justin Janetzko Twitter: @ryan180becker, @tony_anobileFacebook: facebook.com/Absurditypodcast/Website: www.theabsurdity.orgPatreon: patreon.com/absurditypodcast
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A40 Secular Vs. Sacred Smackdown with Henry Johnson

June 11, 2018
Henry Johnson joins me to talk about the line between secular and sacred! We talk the history of the terms, what they mean, and how they have impacted our church today. We also talk culture and how religion and society in general interact with culture.   Music by Justin Janetzko Twitter: @ryan180becker, @tony_anobileFacebook: facebook.com/Absurditypodcast/Website: www.theabsurdity.orgPatreon: patreon.com/absurditypodcast
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A39 Fear of Failure

June 04, 2018
How do you define failure? How do you deal with it and navigate it? What do success and failure teach us about ourselves and about others? Tony and I attempt to navigate some of this and things get a little bit more real than either of us expected. Music by Justin Janetzko Twitter: @ryan180becker, @tony_anobileFacebook: facebook.com/Absurditypodcast/Website: www.theabsurdity.orgPatreon: patreon.com/absurditypodcast
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