Rock monsters, magical seeds, Russell Crowe; this isn’t your grandma’s Biblical epic of Noah’s Ark. On this episode of the Theologist Podcast, David sits down with a crew to discuss the ups and downs, the misunderstandings and misfires, and the good and bad of Darren Aronofsky’s multi-million dollar epic: “Noah”. There will be laughs, there will be tears, and there will be a little too much poking fun at the films horrible CGI Watchers. Come join the fun as we disect a five year old movie. Continue reading →
The truth is out there! What does Pope Francis say about baptizing aliens, and how does C.S. Lewis grapple with extraterrestrial salvation? Welcome to the world of exotheology! If you have wondered how alien life might affect our concepts of God, Jesus, and the world around us, this is your episode. Are the conspiracy theorists right, or is there something to be said about the existence of intelligent alien life? Don’t call me crazy but we’re going to have some fun looking at this issue.
Andy Stanley has a knack for being misunderstood. I like it. Largely because he exemplifies the ordinary struggle of good teaching pastors (despite being a popular Christian teacher). Andy appears to have big heart for Jesus, and as such, often pushes Christians to not get sidetracked into the religious enclave of Christian fundamentalism. Continue reading →
What does Star Trek’s transporter technology have to do with Christian eschatology? Is Hell really cut off from God? And why lies in the future for this podcast? Find out on this week’s episode of the Theologist Podcast. David will also add a new member to the Cardnial’s Club while nerding out on Trek and putting Hell to rest (Thank God, Am I Right?). Beam me up Scotty, we’re going to place in Scripture no one has gone before. Continue reading →