Social Issues

Social issues and changes believers should be informed of when developing their worldview.

if the nba was a national economy

If the NBA was a National Economy

I was curious how today's NBA contracts line up to national economies in the world. What would it look like if the NBA was a national economy?
men not working

Men Not Working – The Hidden Crisis in America

These men are invisible to the data we rely on to assess the health of the US economy because they are neither employed nor are they looking to be employed. They have either given up on being contributing members of the American economy and society or they never tried to be included in the first place.
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Recognizing Pictures of Inequality

Much of the world has been captivated by natural disasters in the last few months. In the US we watched multiple and massive hurricanes...
divided america

The Fractured States of America

This is our America. This is why we are growing more stressed out and frustrated every day. It is why we are avoiding each other more and isolating to our corners of the fractured pieces of American identity and ideology. It is why the echo chambers of political perspective are gaining ground and influence but independent thought and the peacemakers are losing ground.
world's lies

Ep. 180 – 5 Lies You Might Believe About the World We Live In

This podcast episodes examines 5 different narratives about the modern world we live in that many of us have innocently believed. They do not hold up under scrutiny and when we realize they are lies we recognize our need to know the truth about this dangerous world. Then you will know the truth and the truth will set you free. John 8:31

Right & Wrong Inc.

  Last month North Carolina’s transgender laws were repealed through a compromised legislation signed by the state’s governor. The controversial laws had previously established that...
christians in divided america

The Bait

As Americans, and perhaps the world, we seem to have crossed over a threshold this weekend. Many believers looked to the inauguration of Donald...
post-truth

Ep. 147 – Post Truth

Oxford Dictionaries has named “Post-Truth” as the 2016 word of the year. In this podcast episode we look at the ways we left the truth behind in 2016. This has been a long time coming though and JB Shreve looks back to the culture wars of the 1990s as well as the moral philosophies of absolutes and relativism that helped us to get here.
judgmental christians

Hold. The. Line.

An inherent characteristic of the Christian faith is judgment. Christians must know how to judge correctly in order to be the light of the world.
divided we stand

Divided We Stand

“A house divided against itself cannot stand.” Abraham Lincoln   Yesterday’s podcast episode (11/9/16) looked at the issue of social divisions in America that have been...