A27 I Wish You Would Man Up

March 12, 2018
Tony Anobile joins me this week to talk about masculinity in 2018. We wonder if there needs to be a renewed conversation on masculinity and really what it means to be a man and have holistic masculinity. This conversation only scratches the surface and I will definitely be diving into this conversation again soon! NY Times Article: https://www.nytimes.com/2018/02/21/opinion/boys-violence-shootings-guns.html As always, thanks to Justin Janetzko for our intro music. Twitter...
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A26 Let's Talk About Guns with Austin Holloway

March 05, 2018
A huge thank you goes out to Austin Holloway for being willing to just teach me about guns and dialogue a little about the state of the gun discussion in America. Austin has grown up around guns, is a concealed carry permit holder, and is a childhood friend of mine. I hope you learn something on this episode; I know I did! As always, thanks to Justin Janetzko for our intro music. Twitter: @ryan180becker Facebook: facebook.com/Absurditypodcast/ Website: www.thea...
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A25 Humans of Adventism with Kaleb Eisele

February 26, 2018
Kaleb Eisele joins me this week to talk about the power of stories, how he has explored engaging in constructive conversation and learned how to listen, and how we can embrace stories better. Find Humans of Adventism at: adventisthumans.com or https://www.facebook.com/humansofadventism/ As always, thanks to Justin Janetzko for our intro music. Twitter: @ryan180becker Website: www.theabsurdity.org Patreon: patreon.com/absurditypodcast
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A24 Mission Mindsets with Tony Anobile

February 19, 2018
Tony joins me again for a conversation about how our churches engage with our communities. Also included is the full audio from Southern's official response to the Racism on campus. Check out the video in the link below. SAU Racism Response Video: http://www.southern.edu/connect/diversity.html As always, thanks to Justin Janetzko for our intro music. Twitter: @ryan180becker Website: https://www.theabsurdity.org Patreon: https://www.patreon.com/a...
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A23 Addressing Racism at Southern Part 2 with Joëlle Kanyana

February 12, 2018
February 3, there was another racist incident on Southern's campus. I graduated from there in 2015, so I am no longer the one to have an insider's perspective, but I wanted to share the perspectives of those who were there. This is part 2 of our series on this topic and today's guest is Joëlle Kanyana! I would encourage you to listen to these conversations with the intent to understand and empathize and not the intent to dissect what these students are saying. The...
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