Culture Matters
COVID and Science With Dr. Emily Smith

COVID and Science With Dr. Emily Smith

January 19, 2021

We have a conversation with epidemiologist Dr. Emily Smith about faith, science and COVID, discussing the fears and truths about the vaccine.

The Best Music, Film and Books of 2020

The Best Music, Film and Books of 2020

January 11, 2021

We start 2021 by reflecting on 2020, talking about our favorite movies, TV shows, albums and books from last year and how they gave us glimpses of the Christian story. 

The Jericho March, Stimulus Checks and Election News

The Jericho March, Stimulus Checks and Election News

January 4, 2021

In this episode, we do a cultural roundup, discussing everything from the Jericho March protesting the 2020 presidential election, recent stimulus checks and the latest election news out of Georgia. 

Race and the SBC With John Onwuchekwa (Part 2)

Race and the SBC With John Onwuchekwa (Part 2)

December 24, 2020

We continue our conversation about race and the Southern Baptist Convention, as pastor John Onwuchekwa shares his story and why he made the difficult decision to leave the SBC.

Race and the SBC With Dwight McKissic (Part 1)

Race and the SBC With Dwight McKissic (Part 1)

December 22, 2020

We talk with Dwight McKissic, Senior Pastor of Cornerstone Baptist Church, about his experience in the Southern Baptist Convention as a black pastor, as well as his concerns and hopes for the SBC. 

Using Our Online Conversations for Good With Daniel Darling

Using Our Online Conversations for Good With Daniel Darling

December 14, 2020

We talk with author Daniel Darling about the power of words and how Christians can use their words and online conversations for good. 

The Countercultural Season of Advent

The Countercultural Season of Advent

December 7, 2020

Adam Griffin has a discussion with Dr. Jay Wright of St. Bartholomew's Anglican Church in Dallas about the season of Advent. They discuss how Advent is different than Christmas and how it pushes against many of our cultural norms, stories and practices. 

Carl Lentz, Moral Failures and COVID-19

Carl Lentz, Moral Failures and COVID-19

November 30, 2020

We have a discussion about celebrity pastors and the moral failure of Carl Lentz. Then we talk about the latest concerns and news around COVID-19. 

Staying Faithful After the Election

Staying Faithful After the Election

November 18, 2020

We have an honest conversation about the 2020 presidential election, reflecting on the outcome, the controversy and conspiracy theories, and how Christians can demonstrate a different response than what we are seeing in our culture right now.

Quick Update on Culture Matters and the Election

Quick Update on Culture Matters and the Election

November 2, 2020

This is a quick update, encouraging you to go out and vote and to let you know that this week's episode will post after the election, at the end of the week. 

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