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Paul Maxwell, Ph.D., explores the the intersection of theology, philosophy, psychology, and politics. Visit SelfWire.org for more articles, videos, and books.

Paul Maxwell, Ph.D., explores the the intersection of theology, philosophy, psychology, and politics. Visit SelfWire.org for more articles, videos, and books.
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Paul Maxwell, Ph.D., explores the the intersection of theology, philosophy, psychology, and politics. Visit SelfWire.org for more articles, videos, and books.

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@selfwireorg

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Episodes

Beautiful Women Don’t Want Evangelical Company Men

1/8/2019
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Many beautiful, evangelical women are marrying men who don’t want anything to do with church. Why is that? What dynamics does it cause within the church? How can we better understand it? Dr. Paul Maxwell breaks it down. Read the full article here: https://selfwire.org/article/beautiful-women-evangelical-company-men Get early access to the latest SelfWire articles from Paul: http://eepurl.com/dGtoKf Subscribe to the SelfWire YouTube page here: https://www.youtube.com/selfwire Subscribe to...

Duration:00:32:40

Don't Let Your Ego Kill Your Goals (Free eBook)

1/7/2019
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Don't be too proud to start small. Change that one thing you've always wanted to change with the new SelfWire Guide to Goals, Discipline, & Productivity (With Worksheets). Download the book and worksheets here: https://selfwire.org/discipline Get early access to the latest SelfWire articles from Paul: http://eepurl.com/dGtoKf Subscribe to the SelfWire YouTube page here: https://www.youtube.com/selfwire Subscribe to the SelfWire podcast: ...

Duration:00:11:23

Josh N. of "The Sword and Pencil" on Evangelicalism

1/3/2019
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The notorious Josh N. — renowned illustrator from The Sword and Pencil Instagram account — joins Dr. Paul Maxwell to discuss evangelicalism, masculinity, and New Calvinist pragmatism.

Duration:01:15:58

Q&A 2: Joe Thorn, Losing Gut Flab, & Writing Short Content

1/2/2019
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Enjoy this impromptu SelfWire episode where Dr. Paul Maxwell's wife Molly grills him with questions from listeners.

Duration:00:26:05

How to Get Intellectual Confidence (A Referendum on Hipster Profundity)

1/1/2019
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Do you ever feel intimidated talking to smart people? Are you often scared of looking foolish in conversations? Dr. Paul Maxwell gives you a few tools to turn that fear into energy to become better. Read the Full Article: https://selfwire.org/article/intellectual-confidence Get early access to the latest SelfWire articles from Paul: http://eepurl.com/dGtoKf Subscribe to the SelfWire YouTube page here: https://www.youtube.com/selfwire Subscribe to the SelfWire podcast: ...

Duration:00:29:07

How to Break Up With Toxic Parents

12/31/2018
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Breaking up with one's parents has become trendy among millennials. But did it predate them? And is there a healthy way to break ties with toxic parents? Dr. Paul Maxwell breaks it down. Read the Full Article: https://selfwire.org/article/toxic-parents Get early access to the latest SelfWire articles from Paul: http://eepurl.com/dGtoKf Subscribe to the SelfWire YouTube page here: https://www.youtube.com/selfwire Subscribe to the SelfWire podcast: ...

Duration:00:35:27

This VST System Changed How I Think About Personal Failure

12/30/2018
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Use this system developed by James Clear to fail quickly and optimize efficiently. Don't get bogged down in failure. Cut through the weeds of despair with this three-fold blade of clarity. Read the Full Article: https://selfwire.org/article/vst Get early access to the latest SelfWire articles from Paul: http://eepurl.com/dGtoKf Subscribe to the SelfWire YouTube page here: https://www.youtube.com/selfwire Subscribe to the SelfWire podcast: ...

Duration:00:17:34

Does the Holy Spirit Make You a Moral Superhero?

12/27/2018
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Are Christians morally superior to nonChristians? Is the Christian's will-power stronger, since the Apostle Paul says in Gal. 5 that self-control is a “fruit of the Spirit?” Dr. Paul Maxwell breaks it down. Read the Full Article: https://selfwire.org/article/spirit-moral-superhero Get early access to the latest SelfWire articles from Paul: http://eepurl.com/dGtoKf Subscribe to the SelfWire YouTube page here: https://www.youtube.com/selfwire Subscribe to the SelfWire podcast: ...

Duration:00:38:43

How to Doubt God Better (Than Leftists and Fundies)

12/26/2018
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Progressive Christians want you to doubt God forever. Fundamentalist Christians want you to pretend hard questions don’t exist. Dr. Paul Maxwell delineates a better way. Read the Full Article: https://selfwire.org/article/doubt Get early access to the latest SelfWire articles from Paul: http://eepurl.com/dGtoKf Subscribe to the SelfWire YouTube page here: https://www.youtube.com/selfwire Subscribe to the SelfWire podcast: ...

Duration:00:31:22

Christmas & Unwanted Step Parents

12/24/2018
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Christmas can be hard for step children. Dr. Paul Maxwell shares a bit of his story, and principles that young children of divorce and remarriage should learn sooner rather than later.

Duration:00:31:07

How to Crush Your Anxiety (w/ Worksheet)

12/23/2018
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Procrastination is one of the most common causes of anxiety. Here, you can learn how to crush it. Download the SelfWire Sprint Day worksheet (PDF): https://pages.convertkit.com/ee1c3780b2/87ca4f28e1 Get early access to the latest SelfWire articles from Paul: http://eepurl.com/dGtoKf Subscribe to the SelfWire YouTube page here: https://www.youtube.com/selfwire Read the Full Article: https://selfwire.org/article/destroy-anxiety Subscribe to the SelfWire podcast: ...

Duration:00:16:05

Advice for Single Guys Who Want to Get Married (w/ Worksheet)

12/21/2018
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Many single Christian guys want to get married, but fail to do so. How do they achieve their goal of marrying a girl without lowering their standards? Dr. Paul Maxwell breaks it down. Get early access to the latest SelfWire articles from Paul: http://eepurl.com/dGtoKf Subscribe to the SelfWire YouTube page here: https://www.youtube.com/selfwire Read the Full Article: https://selfwire.org/article/advice-single-guys-married Download the Male Marriageability Worksheet here:...

Duration:00:31:12

Should the Church Fat Shame Its Members?

12/20/2018
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Evangelicals don’t deal with obesity well—many of them are as obese as the average American. Pastors are often worse. Here, Dr. Paul Maxwell offers a solution-oriented approach to obesity in the church. Get early access to the latest SelfWire articles from Paul: http://eepurl.com/dGtoKf Subscribe to the SelfWire YouTube page here: https://www.youtube.com/selfwire Read the Full Article: https://selfwire.org/article/church-fat-shame Subscribe to the SelfWire podcast: ...

Duration:00:31:43

Why I Mainly Read White, Male Theologians

12/19/2018
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It has recently become popular to require equal representation of ethnicities among the authors one reads. Here, Dr. Paul Maxwell responds to the implicit assumptions of this trend. Get early access to the latest SelfWire articles from Paul: http://eepurl.com/dGtoKf Subscribe to the SelfWire YouTube page here: https://www.youtube.com/selfwire Read the Full Article: https://selfwire.org/article/why-i-read-mainly-white-male-theologians Subscribe to the SelfWire podcast: ...

Duration:00:21:06

Anti-Pornography Tropes: Where Evangelicals and Secularists Agree (And Fail)

12/18/2018
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Evangelicals and secularists fail in their anti-porn tropes in the same way. Here’s how. Get early access to the latest SelfWire articles from Paul: http://eepurl.com/dGtoKf Subscribe to the SelfWire YouTube page here: https://www.youtube.com/selfwire Read the Full Article: https://selfwire.org/article/anti-porn Subscribe to the SelfWire podcast: https://itunes.apple.com/us/podcast/the-selfwire-phenomenon/id1435313908?mt=2

Duration:00:37:17

Q&A: Fat Shaming, Baldness, and The Strenuous Life

12/17/2018
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This week, Paul's wife Molly takes over the mic to interrogate him with Instagram's best questions. Get early access to the latest SelfWire articles from Paul: http://eepurl.com/dGtoKf Subscribe to the SelfWire YouTube page here: https://www.youtube.com/selfwire Subscribe to the SelfWire podcast: https://itunes.apple.com/us/podcast/the-selfwire-phenomenon/id1435313908?mt=2

Duration:00:39:36

Yes, I'm Absolutely a Poser

12/16/2018
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Dr. Paul Maxwell was recently called a poser. There is not a higher compliment. He breaks down why. Here we go. Get early access to the latest SelfWire articles from Paul: http://eepurl.com/dGtoKf Subscribe to the SelfWire YouTube page here: https://www.youtube.com/selfwire Subscribe to the SelfWire podcast: https://itunes.apple.com/us/podcast/the-selfwire-phenomenon/id1435313908?mt=2

Duration:00:13:31

How Any Idiot Can Memorize The Entire History of Philosophy

12/13/2018
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Philosophy can be insufferably hard. It doesn’t have to be. Dr. Paul Maxwell breaks down the ENTIRE history of philosophy in 30 minutes. Get early access to the latest SelfWire articles from Paul: http://eepurl.com/dGtoKf Subscribe to the SelfWire YouTube page here: https://www.youtube.com/selfwire Read the full article here: https://selfwire.org/article/any-idiot-memorize-history-philosophy Subscribe to the SelfWire podcast:...

Duration:00:29:17

The "Ugly Duckling" Rule for Your Twenties

12/12/2018
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Most millennials are so enchanted by the optics of their 20s, they end up sabotaging their 30s and 40s. Here's how not to do that. Get early access to the latest SelfWire articles from Paul: http://eepurl.com/dGtoKf Subscribe to the SelfWire YouTube page here: https://www.youtube.com/selfwire Read the full article here: https://selfwire.org/article/ugly-duckling-millennials Subscribe to the SelfWire podcast: https://itunes.apple.com/us/podcast/the-selfwire-phenomenon/id1435313908?mt=2

Duration:00:15:18

Evangelical Culture is Beta Culture

12/11/2018
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Evangelical culture rewards passivity. This could be its downfall. Dr. Paul Maxwell breaks it down. Get early access to the latest SelfWire articles from Paul: http://eepurl.com/dGtoKf Subscribe to the SelfWire YouTube page here: https://www.youtube.com/selfwire Read the full article here: https://selfwire.org/article/evangelical-culture-beta-culture Subscribe to the SelfWire podcast: https://itunes.apple.com/us/podcast/the-selfwire-phenomenon/id1435313908?mt=2

Duration:00:23:39