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Fragments of Blue

Religion & Spirituality Podcas

Join Grace and Laura as they dig deep into faith topics.

Join Grace and Laura as they dig deep into faith topics.

Location:

Canada

Description:

Join Grace and Laura as they dig deep into faith topics.

Language:

English


Episodes

To Love and Obey

7/12/2022
Grace and Laura discuss the difference between legalism and loving obedience. They touch on how this affects spiritual development within the church and how a lack of obedience is what actually leads non-believers to deride the church. Support the show

Duration:00:35:30

Thoughts on the Subject

7/5/2022
Drawing "inspiration" from the Depp/Heard trial and the new documentary, What is a Woman, Grace and Laura chat about the power and significance of words, and the importance of agreed-upon definitions. Support the show

Duration:00:17:32

God, The Church, and The Emperor

6/20/2022
Laura leads a discussion on the role of Christians in democratic politics. Why have many evangelic churches and church leaders shied away from engaging in political topics? How much should we engage? Support the show

Duration:00:35:53

A Good Education

6/6/2022
Grace and Laura discuss the state of Education in the West and its effect on the church. Support the show

Duration:00:39:11

The Work of Prayer

5/23/2022
Grace and Laura discuss what makes prayer difficult for so many Christians and why overcoming the things that make it hard is so essential to our faith. Support the show

Duration:00:31:22

How to Wait Well

5/7/2022
Grace and Laura discuss the joys and frustrations of waiting as well as actions we can take that will help us enjoy times of waiting. Support the show

Duration:00:36:56

What's the deal with Transhumanism

4/26/2022
Grace and Laura discuss the pervasiveness of transhumanism in our modern culture. Why is the movement gaining ground and how is it already affecting us today. Support the show (https://www.buymeacoffee.com/fragmentsofblue)

Duration:00:34:55

Dualism and the Church

4/15/2022
Grace and Laura discuss what dualism is and how it affects the evangelical church. Support the show (https://www.buymeacoffee.com/fragmentsofblue)

Duration:00:31:51

Mentorship

4/7/2022
By popular request, Grace and Laura discuss mentorship and answer the questions: What should we look for in a mentor? What qualifications should we have if we want to mentor others? What does biblical mentorship look like? Support the show (https://www.buymeacoffee.com/fragmentsofblue)

Duration:00:33:10

Why The Devil Hates Justice

3/25/2022
Grace and Laura discuss the link between Justice and Righteousness. Support the show (https://www.buymeacoffee.com/fragmentsofblue)

Duration:00:26:10

"Sing Praise"

3/10/2022
Grace and Laura start Season 4 with another topic recommended by Laura's mom. Are younger generations losing the passion to praise with singing? Support the show (https://www.buymeacoffee.com/fragmentsofblue)

Duration:00:29:47

Money Lovers

3/2/2022
Grace and Laura talk about what's known in Christian circles as "the root of all evil." How do we know if we have fallen into the trap of "loving money." How do we avoid this kind of pitfall when our geographical place in the world puts us in the top 5% richest people, globally. Support the show (https://www.buymeacoffee.com/fragmentsofblue)

Duration:00:31:48

Carnal Christianity

2/18/2022
What does it mean to be a carnal Christian? Isn't it an oxymoron? Grace and Laura chat about this and their own struggles with it. Support the show (https://www.buymeacoffee.com/fragmentsofblue)

Duration:00:34:28

The Idols of Health & Wellbeing

2/12/2022
Throughout history, people have made and sacrificed to idols relating to health and wellbeing. Are we so different? Grace and Laura discuss ways in which health and wellbeing have become idols in the modern western world. Support the show (https://www.buymeacoffee.com/fragmentsofblue)

Duration:00:28:48

Give It A Miss

2/6/2022
Grace and Laura discuss how to discern the message of movies and media without having to consume the media itself. Support the show

Duration:00:41:16

The Christmas Episode

12/22/2021
Grace and Laura talk about the importance of celebrating Christmas as a way of sharing the light with a world lost in darkness. Support the show (https://www.buymeacoffee.com/fragmentsofblue)

Duration:00:32:20

Expectancy vs Expectations

12/19/2021
Grace and Laura discuss the difference between expectancy and expectations and how they impact our faith. Support the show (https://www.buymeacoffee.com/fragmentsofblue)

Duration:00:28:31

Litmus Tests

11/12/2021
Is there a litmus test for faith, something 'decisively indicative' of what's in the heart? Grace and Laura discuss why we should know how to discern if someone is truly a follower of Christ. Support the show (https://www.buymeacoffee.com/fragmentsofblue)

Duration:00:41:08

Christ Incarnate

11/9/2021
Grace and Laura discuss the importance of Immanuel - God taking on flesh, becoming one of us. They conclude this podcast with a beautiful excerpt from Alpha Central's Youtube channel (Produced by Shift Worship ), in which a young preacher (in 1854) named Charles Spurgeon gave a Christmas Eve message based on Isaiah 7:14 & 15. The original video combines the original score with some animated drawings to illustrate the wonder of the ages, as we celebrate God With Us. Support the show...

Duration:00:34:27

Taking Responsibility

10/31/2021
Grace and Laura discuss the differences between docility and peace-making, as modelled for us by Jesus and his apostles. Support the show (https://www.buymeacoffee.com/fragmentsofblue)

Duration:00:33:37