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Episode 77: Bo Giertz – Romans Commentary

11/8/2018
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00:00 - Introduction 03:55 - Free-for-All (Attending the Here We Still Stand Conference) 19:20 - Main Topic (Bo Giertz's Commentary on Romans) On episode SEVENTY-SEVEN of Let the Bird Fly! Wade and Peter sit down with Rev. Bror Erickson at the 2018 He We Still Stand conference put on by 1517.org. We are excited to welcome Rev. Erickson back to the show to discuss another of his translations of Bo Giertz's work: Romans: A Devotional Commentary. We are thrilled to have had the opportunity to...

Duration:00:57:42

Wingin’ It 76.1: Church History (Part 10) – The Wesleys & Pietism

11/3/2018
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This is the tenth Wingin' It in our series on Church History, in which Wade and Mike are using Mark A. Noll's book Turning Points: Decisive Moments in the History of Christianity as the spring-board for their discussion. Their intention is to use his structure as a rough guide for their conversations; so if you're looking for a book study guide, you'll need to keep looking. If you're looking to hear Mike and Wade find another excuse to record a conversation about things they enjoy, though,...

Duration:00:33:33

Episode 76: Hermann Sasse (Live Recording from HWSS Conference)

10/31/2018
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On episode SEVENTY-SIX of Let the Bird Fly! the guys are thrilled to be joined by Rev. Dr. John Pless of Concordia Theological Seminary in Fort Wayne, IN, as well as by returning guest Rev. Bror Erickson. But they're not only joined by these two fantastic guests, they are also joined by a live audience, as this episode was recorded at the 2018 Here We Still Stand conference, which was held in October of 2018. Recording in front of a live audience changes things a bit, but perhaps the...

Duration:00:47:44

Wingin’ It 75.1: Church History (Part 9) – The Jesuits and the Council of Trent

10/26/2018
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This is the ninth Wingin' It in our series on Church History, in which Wade and Mike are using Mark A. Noll's book Turning Points: Decisive Moments in the History of Christianity as the spring-board for their discussion. Their intention is to use his structure as a rough guide for their conversations; so if you're looking for a book study guide, you'll need to keep looking. If you're looking to hear Mike and Wade find another excuse to record a conversation about things they enjoy, though,...

Duration:00:38:44

Episode 75: Imago Dei

10/23/2018
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00:00 - Introduction 05:23 - Free-for-All (Pitcher hits or designated hitter) 16:26 - Main Topic (Imago Dei) On episode SEVENTY-FIVE of Let the Bird Fly! the guys sit down with Rev. Adam Morton to discuss Imago Dei (or specifically what it means to be created in the image of God). The guys recorded this episode will at the Here We Still Stand 2018 conference, which was held in October of 2018. Rev. Morton was gracious enough to sit down with the guys not once, but twice (you'll see what we...

Duration:01:06:59

Wingin’ It 74.2: Church History (Part 8) – The English Act of Supremacy

10/21/2018
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This is the eighth Wingin' It in our series on Church History, in which Wade and Mike are using Mark A. Noll's book Turning Points: Decisive Moments in the History of Christianity as the spring-board for their discussion. Their intention is to use his structure as a rough guide for their conversations; so if you're looking for a book study guide, you'll need to keep looking. If you're looking to hear Mike and Wade find another excuse to record a conversation about things they enjoy,...

Duration:00:57:21

Wingin’ It 74.1: Church History (Part 7) – The Diet of Worms

10/17/2018
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This is the seventh Wingin' It in our series on Church History, in which Wade and Mike are using Mark A. Noll's book Turning Points: Decisive Moments in the History of Christianity as the spring-board for their discussion. Their intention is to use his structure as a rough guide for their conversations; so if you're looking for a book study guide, you'll need to keep looking. If you're looking to hear Mike and Wade find another excuse to record a conversation about things they enjoy,...

Duration:00:43:50

Episode 74: First or Second Article Christian

10/14/2018
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00:00 - Introduction 03:10 - Free-for-All (Bees and Wasps) 27:11 - Main Topic (First or Second Article Christian) On episode SEVENTY-FOUR of Let the Bird Fly! the guys are all back together for the first time in a long time. They don't waste anytime, either, getting right to those pressing questions in the Free-for-All. This time the topic de jour is sometime near and dear to Ben (which are the most hashtag-able topics we cover going all the way back to #notMyTimeZone); namely, bees. Yes,...

Duration:01:11:10

Episode 73: Philosophies of Music

10/4/2018
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00:00 - Introduction 04:30 - Free-for-All (Music Guilty Pleasures) 26:13 - Main Topic (Philosophies of Music) On episode SEVENTY-THREE of Let the Bird Fly! Wade and Mike welcome back Dr. Jeremy Zima, who was a guest on Episode 36, The Guys Get Music. Dr. Zima is back again to discuss music, but this time specifically philosophies of music (which means Wade and Mike left it pretty much wide open for him). Before getting to the Main Topic, however, the guys get off their chests some of their...

Duration:01:10:17

Episode 72: How Christians Should Regard Moses

9/19/2018
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00:00 - Introduction 05:42 - Scripture Narrative (Deuteronomy 18:15-22) 07:54 - Free-for-All (Wade's Choice...this could get weird) 25:24 - Main Topic (How Christians Should Regard Moses) On episode SEVENTY-TWO of Let the Bird Fly! Wade and Mike meet up once again in Wade's back yard, this time to discuss Martin Luther's sermon How Christians Should Regard Moses. Before getting to Moses, though, Wade decides to highjack the Free-for-All, not telling anyone what the questions will be....

Duration:01:17:18

Episode 71: Missiology

9/13/2018
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00:00 - Introduction 04:12 - Scripture Narrative (Matthew 28:16-20) 12:31 - Free-for-All (Going back to school) 28:33 - Main Topic (Missiology) On episode SEVENTY-ONE of Let the Bird Fly! Mike and Wade welcome back a guest that seems to be hanging around quite a bit lately, Rev. Brian Doebler to discuss a topic that he knows more than a thing or two about; namely, Missiology. Fittingly the Scripture Narrative takes us to the so-called Great Commission of Matthew 28, before the three...

Duration:01:31:49

Wingin’ It 70.1: Church History (Part 6) – The Great Schism

8/30/2018
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This is the sixth Wingin' It in our series on Church History, in which Wade and Mike are using Mark A. Noll's book Turning Points: Decisive Moments in the History of Christianity as the spring-board for their discussion. Their intention is to use his structure as a rough guide for their conversations; so if you're looking for a book study guide, you'll need to keep looking. If you're looking to hear Mike and Wade find another excuse to record a conversation about things they enjoy, though,...

Duration:00:58:23

Episode 70: The Devil Behind the Surplice

8/25/2018
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00:00 - Introduction 03:57 - Free-for-All (Family Vehicles) 21:24 - Main Topic (The Devil Behind the Surplice) On episode SEVENTY of Let the Bird Fly! Mike sits down with Wade to discuss his most recent book The Devil Behind the Surplice: Matthias Flacius and John Hooper on Adiaphora. Not only is this Wade's favorite topic, it was also his dissertation. But before you close the link you opened by clicking that link, Wade did attempt to make the publication of his dissertation accessible to...

Duration:01:25:53

Wingin’ It 69.1: Church History (Part 5) – Charlemagne

8/22/2018
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This is the fifth Wingin' It in our series on Church History, in which Wade and Mike are using Mark A. Noll's book Turning Points: Decisive Moments in the History of Christianity as the spring-board for their discussion. Their intention is to use his structure as a rough guide for their conversations; so if you're looking for a book study guide, you'll need to keep looking. If you're looking to hear Mike and Wade find another excuse to record a conversation about things they enjoy, though,...

Duration:00:42:47

Episode 69: Forty Year-Old Pastors

8/20/2018
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00:00 - Introduction 04:48 - Free-for-All (Visiting Europe) 45:18 - Main Topic (Forty Year-Old Pastors) On episode SIXTY-NINE of Let the Bird Fly! Wade and Mike are joined by returning guest Rev. John Bortulin (in fact Pastor Bortulin was our first guest way back on episode 3). After what might be our longest Free-for-All ever (and that's saying something), that guys finally get to discussing the main topic. Since all three are forty years old and pastors they decide to do a bit of a...

Duration:01:34:34

Episode 68: Eschatology

8/6/2018
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00:00 - Introduction 03:09 - Scripture Narrative (Luke 12 and Matthew 6) 11:21 - Free-for-All (Favorite College Mascots) 18:29 - Main Topic (Eschatology) On episode SIXTY-EIGHT of Let the Bird Fly! Wade and Mike get together once again in Wade's backyard, but this time to discuss Eschatology, or the "last things." Before getting to the main topic Ziggy makes a brief appearance to weigh in on the Free-for-All, which is asks What are your favorite college mascots. Once the find their way to...

Duration:00:51:41

Wingin’ It 67.1: Church History (Part 4) – Monasticism

7/27/2018
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This is the fourth Wingin' It in our series on Church History, in which Wade and Mike are using Mark A. Noll's book Turning Points: Decisive Moments in the History of Christianity as the spring-board for their discussion. Their intention is to use his structure as a rough guide for their conversations; so if you're looking for a book study guide, you'll need to keep looking. If you're looking to hear Mike and Wade find another excuse to record a conversation about things they enjoy, though,...

Duration:00:45:46

Episode 67: Should We Think about Death?

7/25/2018
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00:00 - Introduction 09:00 - Scripture Narrative (from Johann Gerhard's Sacred Meditations) 15:23 - Free-for-All (Summer Vacations) 36:39 - Main Topic (Should We Think about Death?) On episode SIXTY-SEVEN of Let the Bird Fly! Wade and Peter sit down in Wade's backyard to discuss death. Specifically they decide to talk about whether or not we ought to think about death. It takes a while to get to their answers to that, but if you've been listening for any amount of time you could've guessed...

Duration:01:31:07

Wingin’ It 66.1: Church History (Part 3) – The Council of Chalcedon

7/13/2018
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This is the third Wingin' It in our series on Church History, in which Wade and Mike are using Mark A. Noll's book Turning Points: Decisive Moments in the History of Christianity as the spring-board for their discussion. Their intention is to use his structure as a rough guide for their conversations; so if you're looking for a book study guide, you'll need to keep looking. If you're looking to hear Mike and Wade find another excuse to record a conversation about things they enjoy, though,...

Duration:00:55:36

Episode 66: On Reading “Unsafe” Authors – Part 2

7/11/2018
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00:00 - Introduction 02:37 - Free-for-All (First Album You Purchased) 15:30 - Main Topic (On Reading "Unsafe" Authors - Part 2) On episode SIXTY-SIX of Let the Bird Fly! the guys (sans Wade) continue their discussion from Episode 65 about reading "unsafe" books and authors. They are once again joined by Rev. Dr. Mark Paustian, who teaches at Martin Luther College, in New Ulm, MN. If you missed the last episode, you may want to head over there and check it out first as this is definitely a...

Duration:01:06:02