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Across the Intersection podcast is a discussion on the culture. From race, religion, politics, music. We'll work to bring things from a mature perspective

Across the Intersection podcast is a discussion on the culture. From race, religion, politics, music. We'll work to bring things from a mature perspective
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United States

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Across the Intersection podcast is a discussion on the culture. From race, religion, politics, music. We'll work to bring things from a mature perspective

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@acrossthis

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English

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240-487-9057


Episodes

Across The Intersection Ep 43 - Fake News & Drawing Lines

9/24/2018
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This week the ATI crew discuss - The time timing of the shooting of Botham Jean. As well as the what the greater issue behind what his shooting represents - A recent speech by Barack Obama - The recent statement released by religious leaders on social justice - #TWITN - Alabama Pastor cuts up Nikes in pulpit We also sending some love to one of our hosts who are relocating.

Duration:01:38:40

Across The Intersection Ep 42 - Trayvon, Testimony, & Trisha

8/26/2018
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This week the ATI have a special guest in studio. My Trisha Bell (@teabells) was in studio with us to chop it up with us. We discuss: - "Rest in Power: The Trayvon Martin Story" on the Paramount Network/BET - Pastor McKinnon & Ken Parker's relationship after the Charlottesville riot back in 2017 - #TWITN -Church in the Philippines attending a LGBTQ rally with signs apologizing. We also had the chance to discuss both of Trisha's media ventures. Her Site is http://www.tastelooklisten.com/ and...

Duration:01:04:37

Across The Intersection Ep 41 - Some of my friends are Black

8/19/2018
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In this episode the ATI crew discuss: - The recent meeting held by 45 with Black pastors regarding prison reform...and the subsequent backlash. This includes an interview soon after with one of the pastors on CNN with Don Lemon - We also began out dissecting of Black Lives Matter. Not the ideal that the lives of African Americans actually matter, but the official organization 'Black Lives Matter'

Duration:01:11:12

Across The Intersection Ep 40 - Loudly immature to Quietly mature

8/5/2018
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In this episode the ATI team chop it up about: -Lecrae's biography unashamed - JGivens recent disclosure on twitter about his sexuality We also interview Andrena Sawyer of P.E.R.K. Consulting & MCWEN. She discusses the lack infrastructure for minority entrepreneurs P.E.R.K. Consulting -http://www.perkconsulting.net MCWEN (Minority Christian Women's Entrepreneur's Network) - http://www.mcwen.org #acrossthis

Duration:01:07:16

Across The Intersection Ep 39 - #ChurchHurt (a different perspective)

7/30/2018
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This week the ATI crew discuss the recent trending topic of #churchhurt. We go through the start of it based on a Le'Andria Johnson's viral video. We also talked about: - Carnality & Emotionalism - What to do if we are considering leaving a church #acrossthis

Duration:00:53:42

Across The Intersection Ep 38 - Sexuality Conclusion

7/14/2018
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This week the ATI crew conclude the discussion on sexuality. We conclude the concept of human behavior (choice) vs physical characteristics. We also discuss: - The need for people to practice self-control & having standards - Jackie Hill-Perry's testimony & her recent visit to Harvard University - The changing meaning of words & terms in society

Duration:01:03:03

Across The Intersection Ep 37 - Old & New Sexuality pt 2

6/29/2018
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We continue our discussion on the concept of alternative sexuality. The discuss the myth that human behavior is somehow akin to physical characteristics. We discuss: - Karl M. Benkert - the gentleman who coined the terms 'homosexuality' & 'heterosexuality' - Alfred Kinsey -founder of sex institute and author of "Sexual Behavior in the Human Male" and "...the Human Female" - Research study done in New Atlantis regarding the notion of people who believe in born this way Interludes by...

Duration:01:07:26

Across The Intersection Ep 36 - New sexuality is old sexuality

6/20/2018
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This week the ATI crew begin to tackle a very touchy and controversial subject, homosexuality. Is it a new phenomena, is it natural, has it always existed? We begin the discussion... Standford univ - the encyclopedia of philosophy The Plato Symposium The book of Leviticus The book of Romans #acrossthis

Duration:01:23:30

Across The Intersection Ep 35 (Disc 2) - The Black Christian Paradox Conclusion

6/4/2018
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This week we bring the discussion on the Black Christian Paradox to a conclusion. It was long so it's a 2-disc episode. We discuss church signs in Alabama, church cooperation, some of the racist roots of the religious rights/moral majority and how it was impacted by Bob Jones University. We also talk a bit about Also in #TWITN we are talking about "Reclaiming Jesus"?

Duration:01:05:27

Across The Intersection Ep 35 (Disc 1) - The Black Christian Paradox Conclusion

6/4/2018
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This week we bring the discussion on the Black Christian Paradox to a conclusion. It was long so it's a 2-disc episode. We discuss church signs in Alabama, church cooperation, some of the racist roots of the religious rights/moral majority and how it was impacted by Bob Jones University. We also talk a bit about Also in #TWITN we are talking about "Reclaiming Jesus"?

Duration:01:09:52

Across The Intersection Ep 34 - The Black Christian Paradox Pt2

5/19/2018
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We continue our discussion on this idea of a Black Christian Paradox. This week we talk about: - How and what people choose to identify with - Recognizing and deconstructing false narratives

Duration:00:54:36

Across the Intersection Ep 33 - Is Black Christianity a paradox?

4/26/2018
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This week the ATI start the first episode in a series discussing the trend of believers of African descent leaving organized Christianity for more traditional African spirituality.

Duration:00:57:42

Across The Intersection Ep 32 - Grabbing fruit vs cutting roots

4/19/2018
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This week the ATI crew discuss: - The recent MLK50 event - How we focus on smaller issues when the larger issue benefits us - TWITN: Megachurch pays off families debt

Duration:01:02:58

Across The Intersection Ep 31 - More consumerism & materialism talk

4/5/2018
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This week the ATI crew continue the discussion on consumerism & materialism. Also TWITN - Houston megachurch pastor & $1M in junk bonds

Duration:00:52:35

Across The Intersection Ep 30 - Consumerism and Materialism

3/29/2018
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This week the ATI crew discuss: - Consumerism & Materialism - It's roots & how it was constructed to keep people within a certain context - How the Bible can speak to these things now

Duration:01:15:55

Across The Intersection Ep 29 - Shut up & dribble, Extreme faith, & cultural ignorance

3/22/2018
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This week the ATI crew discuss: - The recent dust up between Lebron James & Laura Ingraham of Fox News. (including Lebron's relationship with Nike) - The recent comments made on the view regarding Mike Pence and his faith - TWITN: Florida law maker wanting to bring make "In God We Trust" signs in the state. And her comments about slavery & Africa

Duration:01:35:48

Across The Intersection Ep 28 - Billy v Franklin & not enough love in Wakanda

3/14/2018
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This week the ATI crew return to a couple of recent subjects: - A comparison of Billy & Franklin Graham - Return to Wakanda to discuss the criticism This Week In the News - Jamal Bryant & other preachers milking Black Panther for sermon consumers...

Duration:01:23:58

Across The Intersection Ep 27 - The Black Panther meets Billy Graham

3/3/2018
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This week the ATI crew discuss: - Their review of the new Black Panther movie and it's social & cultural impact - The recent death of Billy Graham and his impact on society & culture

Duration:01:10:42

Across the Intersection Ep 26 - Kaepernick & MLK

2/14/2018
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This week the ATI crew have a special guest and discuss: - Colin Kaepernick's name being absent from the Superbowl - the sanitized Martin Luther King that has been popularized.

Duration:01:24:19

Across The Intersection Ep 25 - Religious double talk

2/7/2018
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This week the ATI crew discuss the problems posed when religious leaders are saying one thing but practicing another in the name of acquiring power.

Duration:01:04:36