Culture Matters
Single Men in the Church

Single Men in the Church

November 19, 2019

We have an honest, compassionate conversation about Christian single men and their presence and roles in the local church.

Minisode: Tips on Screen Time

Minisode: Tips on Screen Time

November 16, 2019

Adam Griffin shares tips for individuals and families on how to faithfully steward our screens. This is the first of our new mini episodes. 

Conservatism & Liberalism

Conservatism & Liberalism

November 12, 2019

We continue our "ism" series by looking at conservatism and liberalism, tracing the history of these stories and ideas, discussing where we see them in culture today, and holding them next to the Christian story.

Jesus Is King: the Faith and Future of Kanye West

Jesus Is King: the Faith and Future of Kanye West

November 5, 2019

The whole world is talking about Kanye West. He recently announced his conversion to Christianity and released a Gospel album called Jesus Is King. On this episode, we talk about the new music, West's faith, our hopes, our concerns and more.

Consumerism

Consumerism

October 29, 2019

We start our new "ism" series by looking at the story of consumerism. The Adams, along with special guest Jamin Roller, break down what it is, where it is present in our culture and the Church, and how Christianity tells a better story.

Mass Shootings, Dave Chappelle & Media Fatigue

Mass Shootings, Dave Chappelle & Media Fatigue

October 22, 2019

In this cultural roundup, we talk about mass shootings in light of a recent PSA, Dave Chappelle's new Netflix special on political correctness, media fatigue and the realities of President Trump, and Benny Hinn's recent happenings. 

Culture Matters? Really? We’re Back!

Culture Matters? Really? We’re Back!

October 15, 2019

We celebrate our 100th episode and take some time to talk about why culture matters and why we do this show. The Adams also discuss how the podcast is no longer officially under the banner of The Village Church and our hopes and plans for the future. 

Things We Didn’t Get to Talk About

Things We Didn’t Get to Talk About

July 2, 2019

The crew rounds out the spring season by talking about their favorite episodes and discussing topics they weren't able to cover this season. They cover everything from Christian freedom to public shaming to an analysis of culture through the lenses urban, suburban and rural.

Lord’s Gym: Faith, Health and Fitness

Lord’s Gym: Faith, Health and Fitness

June 25, 2019

The Adams are joined by Jamin Roller and Aina Carruth to talk about fitness and how Christians can steward their bodies in a way that is faithful yet distinct from the rest of the world.

Love Refugees as Yourself

Love Refugees as Yourself

June 18, 2019

The Adams dive into things like how refugees are different than migrants, how this all relates to God’s heart for the vulnerable and what our role is as the people of God.