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My name is Joel Berry. I am an unimportant person who loves to discuss important things. Join me Monday through Thursday as I talk news, entertainment, culture, philosophy, and religion from a Christian perspective! For more info, visit www.thepettyprophet.com or write to me at contact@thepettyprophet.com

My name is Joel Berry. I am an unimportant person who loves to discuss important things. Join me Monday through Thursday as I talk news, entertainment, culture, philosophy, and religion from a Christian perspective! For more info, visit www.thepettyprophet.com or write to me at contact@thepettyprophet.com

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My name is Joel Berry. I am an unimportant person who loves to discuss important things. Join me Monday through Thursday as I talk news, entertainment, culture, philosophy, and religion from a Christian perspective! For more info, visit www.thepettyprophet.com or write to me at contact@thepettyprophet.com

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@joelwberry

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English


Episodes

Ep. #38 The Huggiest Man Hug Ever

2/14/2020
In this episode, Joel, Aaron, and Sam talk about what God has been teaching them lately Enjoy, and thanks for listening!!

Duration:00:53:09

Ep. #37 - Modern Feminism At The Movies

2/12/2020
My first ever movie review... that you never asked for! In this episode, I review Birds of Prey and talk about feminism and family. "Smile" by Maisie Peters: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=X0exh-UHsjg

Duration:00:18:12

Ep. #36 Young vs Old Earth Creationism - The Weekly Man Hug

2/6/2020
Is the earth really 6000 years old? Do any of us know what we're talking about? Maybe not, but you'll enjoy listening.

Duration:01:29:56

Ep. #35 - Getting To Know The Giver / Fighting Over A Transgender Child

2/4/2020
In this episode, I talk through some of my thoughts in response to the sentiment expressed by some secular humanists: "Why does it matter where our morality comes from? If love for our neighbor is a self-evident good, who cares what the source of it is?" I have two thoughts in response to this: Here is a link to David's episode of The Graceful Atheist I reference in this talk: https://open.spotify.com/episode/1k7Wluh4fLJlhlACjub5y5?t=0

Duration:00:18:19

UPDATE: 1/28/20

1/28/2020
Just a little update on where we are. See you next week!

Duration:00:01:17

Ep. #34 - Laughing Our Way Through The News

1/25/2020
It's another news lightning round! In this episode, we talk about the news of the day, and how satire and Star Wars Prequel memes make the news much more fun.

Duration:01:01:11

Episode #33: Second Amendment Extremist

1/20/2020
In this episode, I will explain why every civilian should be allowed to own a personal drone equipped with ballistic missiles.

Duration:00:20:58

Episode #32: Doubting Your Faith - The Weekly Man Hug

1/16/2020
Have you ever experienced doubt as a Christian? Most of us do. Few of us talk about it. Let's change that.

Duration:01:07:19

Episode #31: Iran, Fake News, And Fairy Tales

1/14/2020
Fake news is an old, old problem! In this episode, I talk about the protests in Iran, and how a 600-year-old fairy tale can help us defeat fake news. Don't miss my daughter's original fairy tale at the end!!!

Duration:00:24:11

Episode 30: Why Do Evangelicals Support Trump? - The Weekly Man Hug

12/19/2019
Why do those hypocritical Christians support that bad orange man who says terrible things? Let's talk about it!

Duration:01:06:37

Episode 29: Pursuing Your Passions - The Weekly Man Hug

12/13/2019
This week Joel and Sam discuss career. Should we pursue our passions when we pick a vocation? How important is that in order to succeed? Enjoy! Strengths Finder: https://store.gallup.com/p/en-us/10003/cliftonstrengths-34

Duration:01:05:47

Episode 28: The Duct Tape Banana- Modern Art Reaches Peak Nihilism

12/10/2019
In this episode, I talk about modern art. Why is it so awful? How did this happen?

Duration:00:17:26

Episode 27: It's Christmas Time! ...Again - The Weekly Man Hug

12/6/2019
This is our Advent special! Enjoy! HAVE A BLESSED ADVENT SEASON!

Duration:01:10:05

Episode 26: Science and Racism - An Evil Legacy

12/4/2019
Why did racism and segregation against black Americans persist so long after the end of slavery? The answer is pretty shocking and disturbing, at least to me. Let's talk about it. In this episode: Sources: Documentary about Human Zoos: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=nY6Zrol5QEk Scientific Racism Wiki: https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Scientific_racism The Racism of PT Barnum https://cinemacy.com/the-greatest-showman-revises-the-dark-history-of-p-t-barnum/ Eugenics Wiki:...

Duration:00:45:02

Episode 25: Alcohol, Cigars, and Embarrassing Guilty Pleasures - The Weekly Man Hug

11/28/2019
In this episode, the Berry Brothers talk about their embarrassing guilty pleasures. You are about to find out how lame we really are.

Duration:01:18:00

Episode 24: To Change the World, Think Small - An Interview With Jon Jakubowski

11/26/2019
I loved this interview! We covered some important topics, including: Link to Theodore Roosevelt's "Micah Mandate" mentioned in the show: http://churchvstate.blogspot.com/2008/07/micah-mandate-from-theodore-roosevelt.html

Duration:00:56:58

Episode 23: Sam's News Lightning Round! - The Weekly Man Hug

11/22/2019
This week Sam takes over and gives us the news! Joel and Aaron react and provide their wisdom.

Duration:00:53:53

Episode 22: Valuable Life Lessons From The Marine Corps

11/20/2019
I share the 5 main life lessons I took away from my experience in the Marine Corps. I also will tell you why I take the garbage out in my bare feet during winter!

Duration:00:32:18

Episode 21: Disney, Star Wars, And Bad Storytelling - The Weekly Man Hug

11/15/2019
***Be warned, there are some potential leaked SPOILERS for the ending of The Rise of Skywalker that we discuss in this episode.***

Duration:01:14:50

Episode 20: The Pro-Life Movement Needs The Gospel

11/12/2019
Let's talk about the state of the pro-life movement. Science and logic are on our side, but those things won't convince anyone that human life is valuable. Only an obedient and revived church can take the pro-life movement all the way home. Check out: Andrew Haack's blog: http://ahaack.blogspot.com/ Jason Anderson's blog: https://www.jasonranderson.com/

Duration:00:21:33