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To-The-Point Conversations About the Bible, Theology, and Current Events.

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Is Leisure Biblical?

2/15/2018
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Work is hard. Whether you are a full time parent or out in the job market, the curse of hard work is ever looming. So when you finally have some free time, how do you spend it? Do you feel like you're just working for the weekend? In this episode, we consider the concept of leisure time and how we can rest in a God-centered and healthy way.

Duration:00:13:50

Singleness in the Church

2/8/2018
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We talk a lot about marriage - not just at Arrowhead Church, but at most churches. That's a good thing, sure, but what about those of us who aren't married? On average, about 30% of a church's congregation is unmarried. Whether single by situation or by choice, what messages does the Bible have specifically for people who are unmarried?

Duration:00:11:25

Technology and Black Mirror

2/1/2018
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Rob Smith at Desiring God brought up a good point - in this age, we are often asking “Can we do this?” Before we ask “Should we do this?” In the Netflix show, "Black Mirror," different visions of the future are presented to consider how the way we currently use technology could lead to some very dark places. We continue our discussion on technology against the backdrop of Netflix's dystopian show.

Duration:00:10:59

Keeping Technology in its Proper Place

1/25/2018
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Many of us feel like we watch too much TV, or spend too much time on Instagram, or feel too anxious when we're without our phone - compulsive use of technology can be not only unhealthy, but positively draining. Last year, Andy Crouch published a helpful book called, "The Tech-Wise Family," which explained how to use technology in a healthy way. Today, using Andy Crouch's book as a spring board, we dissect 6 ways to keep technology in it's proper place.

Duration:00:10:55

What does Matthew 18:20 Mean?

1/18/2018
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The verse in Matthew 18, "For where two or three are gathered in my name, there am I among them,” can be heard often in the church. But what does this verse really mean? Is God only present when multiple people gather? Does it mean that we can "have church" anywhere we want? In this episode, we look at the context and meaning of Matthew 18:20.

Duration:00:07:33

Can You Attend Church Online?

1/12/2018
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Over the last 10 years or so, people have had options to participate in "online churches" - whether by watching live worship and services on their computer screens, or by joining small group discussion groups on their phone - but are those options really "church?" As our own church begins to live stream Sunday services, we discuss the benefits and concerns of moving spiritual content online and how a Christian should consider those digital resources.

Duration:00:11:19

Simplify in 2018

1/4/2018
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At the start of each new year, we all think of how we want it to be better than the last. New year's resolutions can be very helpful!But sometimes the most helpful thing we can do is identify what is keeping us from growth and to remove those things.

Duration:00:10:33

Revelations of Sexual Misconduct

12/28/2017
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Over the last few months, there has been a flood of revelations about the sexual misconduct in the workplace, particularly in the entertainment industry. Many men and women have come forward and expressed a range of sexual abuses they've endured by prominent figures in culture, including politicians, actors, producers, news anchors, and others. For us who are familiar with these personalities, yet very distant from the situations, it can be difficult to wrap our minds around this surge of...

Duration:00:13:56

Christmas and the Presence of God

12/21/2017
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Jared Belcher, Ben Shoun, & Brett Moore As Christians, we are well aware that Christmas is all about Jesus. But how much do we think of Jesus as "Emmanuel," or "God with us?" In this short Christmas episode, we talk about how to focus on the presence of God during this holiday season.

Duration:00:07:03

The Pain of Bullying

12/14/2017
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Last week, a heart-breaking video went viral of an 11-year-old boy from Knoxville, Tennessee, who was describing the pain bullying had caused him to his mother. As this story unfolds (and as of this recording, we don't have all the details), we discuss the dark reality of bullying and the hurt it causes - on all sides.

Duration:00:13:46