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In Asking the Why, hosts James Burke and Caleb Young have conversations with a special guest each episode looking at a relevant question that speaks into the lives of millennial Christians. The shows's aim is to help young adults look critically at their world, reflect on the way faith plays in to every aspect of our lives, and ask the questions that need answering.

In Asking the Why, hosts James Burke and Caleb Young have conversations with a special guest each episode looking at a relevant question that speaks into the lives of millennial Christians. The shows's aim is to help young adults look critically at their world, reflect on the way faith plays in to every aspect of our lives, and ask the questions that need answering.
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Australia

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In Asking the Why, hosts James Burke and Caleb Young have conversations with a special guest each episode looking at a relevant question that speaks into the lives of millennial Christians. The shows's aim is to help young adults look critically at their world, reflect on the way faith plays in to every aspect of our lives, and ask the questions that need answering.

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English


Episodes

How Can Faith and Business Work Together?

1/8/2019
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The modern business world can often be seen as a cutthroat environment focused on creating the most amount of wealth for yourself. This environment can understandably be seen as running counter to the gospel message of the Bible. Is there a way for our faith in Jesus to mix with the competitive business world? How can Christians be missional in the way we do business? Is it possible to be a successful businessperson and a dedicated follower of Christ? In the season 1 finale of Asking the...

Duration:00:35:28

How Can I Keep My Faith During Suffering?

12/10/2018
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For years, Jimmy Young had constantly reminded those he served as generations pastor that God is enough, despite whatever circumstances you go through. But when his wife Sarah was unexpectedly diagnosed with a rare and aggressive cancer, Jimmy and Sarah's lives were turned upside down. They went from planning holidays to planning doctor's appointments. From discussing future dreams to discussing immediate treatment options. It was in these difficult times that Jimmy had to ask himself if he...

Duration:00:35:07

What is my calling?

11/19/2018
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What career path should I go down? Which relationship should I enter in to? Where should I live? For many of us followers of Jesus, these questions can depend on what we feel God is calling us to do with our lives. In church language today, the term ''calling" usually refers to a Christian discovering a specific job, ministry role, or use of gifts and talents that is out there for them. But for many of us who feel like we haven’t found that special calling, we can sometimes feel like we are...

Duration:00:18:33

What is the best way to live as a single?

11/2/2018
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Is singleness a gift? Should I be waiting for Mr or Mrs Right to come along? How do I address my need for intimacy in healthy ways? These are questions that go through our minds as singles but as followers of Jesus how do we know the best way to live our lives as singles? Join us for part 2 of our conversation with author Kimberly Smith as she shares about the common questions that singles can have and how we can learn to live fulfilled lives in Christ. For more episodes and info on the...

Duration:00:28:32

How Should the Church Approach Singleness?

10/23/2018
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In church today, there tends to be an expected path that a young person is meant to take: Youth Group > Young Adults Group > Young Married > Young Families, etc. And yet, what happens to our single brothers and sisters who don't fit into that mold? In our first episode with author Kimberly Smith, we discuss how the church can adapt to include the growing numbers of singles and ultimately ensure that they feel a full member of the family of God. For more episodes and info on the "Asking the...

Duration:00:20:03

Why Should We Be Wary of Our Smartphones?

10/4/2018
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In the premiere episode of the "Asking the Why" series, we sit down with Juan Mendoza, a Digital Marketing Strategist, who gives personal insight into the power that social media and our devices can have in distracting us in our day to day life as well as in our faith. Juan shares about what advice the Bible has on the topic and some practical tips to help us stay focused on Jesus.

Duration:00:21:33