Postmodern Realities Archive

Episode 043: Understanding Our Response to LGBT Culture

Episode 043: “Understanding Our Response to LGBT Culture” (Volume 40 #3, 2017) with Matt Holland This podcast episode is a conversation with author Matt Holland as he answers questions about his Postmodern Realities Column article including: What motivated you to write this article? Can you be gay and be a Christian? Some Christians condemn homosexuality […]

Episode 042: When Freedom of Expression and Emotions Collide on Campus

Episode 042: “When Freedom of Expression and Emotions Collide on Campus” (Volume 40 #3, 2017) with Jay Watts A battle over free speech dominates the newsfeeds of online media. The rhetoric grows harsher as two sides seek to establish competing narratives. Are our universities dominated by a privileged class that forces vulnerable minorities to study […]

Episode 041: The Gracious Heroism of Wonder Woman

Wonder Woman is a movie about heroes and the power of heroic role models to inspire heroism in others. Part of the cultural significance of Wonder Woman as a character is to provide young girls with a larger-than-life image to which they can aspire, parallel to the role Superman plays for young boys. This spoiler-filled […]

Episode 040: Is the Black Man God? Challenging the Central Claim of the Nation of Islam

Episode 040: “Is the Black Man God? Challenging the Central Claim of the Nation of Islam” (Volume 40 #3, 2017) with Jimmy Butts During the 1950s and ‘60s, Americans were confronted with a unique time of racial conflict. African Americans organized a movement to challenge the racial caste system in the nation. Amidst this largely […]

Episode 039: The Gospel According to Marvel

Episode 039: “The Gospel According to Marvel” (Volume 38 #3, 2015) with John McAteer Over the past decade, there has been a revival of interest in comic book superheroes, driven in large part by the Disney-owned Marvel Comics brand, publishers of such characters as Spider-Man, the X-Men, the Avengers, and more. Every culture has had […]

Episode 038: Engaging Unbelievers Philosophically

Episode 038: “Engaging Unbelievers Philosophically” (Volume 40 #2, 2017) with Mark Bird It is often useful to prepare people for the gospel by asking them some key philosophical questions to help them recognize that truth is exclusive. In our postmodern culture, people think that we all create our own truth, so why would it matter […]

Episode 037: Choose Your Own Enchantment: Freedom and Conscience in What We Watch

Episode 037: “Choose Your Own Enchantment: Freedom and Conscience in What We Watch” (Volume 40 #2, 2017) with Caleb Woodbridge A conversation with author Caleb Woodbridge as he answers questions about freedom and conscience when consuming TV shows and films. Issues discussed include: What are some of the pitfalls that Christians fall into when deciding […]

Episode 036: Three Ways to Teach Your Kids Apologetics (Without Them Realizing It)

Episode 036: “Three Ways to Teach Your Kids Apologetics (Without Them Realizing It)” (Volume 40 #2, 2017) with Paul Gould To subscribe to the JOURNAL: https://www.equip.org/product/crj-subscription/

Episode 035: All Sins Are Not the Same

Episode 035: Viewpoint–“All Sins Are Not the Same” (Volume 40 #2) with Michael W. Austin To subscribe to the JOURNAL: https://www.equip.org/product/crj-subscription/

Episode 034: The Ethics of Modern Board and Card Games

Episode 034: “The Ethics of Modern Board and Card Games” (Volume 40 #2) with Richard J. Poupard To subscribe to the JOURNAL: https://www.equip.org/product/crj-subscription/

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