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Broken Images

By Ry Paulsen
Understand your reality, walk in your identity
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What's New?
Ry kicks off Season 4 with a short devotional and what is coming up for Broken Images in 2022. 
January 13, 2022
Can I Say That?
in this episode Ry talks with Brenna Blain, the host of the "Can I Say That? Show" to talk about asking hard questions in the church. 
December 17, 2021
2021 Favorites
In this episode Ry talks about all his favorites of 2021. Movies, Albums, podcasts, tv shows and more. 
December 10, 2021
Spikeball and Scripture
In this episode Ry talks with Kaleb and Bek, two people heavily involved with Spikeball and Scripture. Spikeball and Scripture is a high school ran ministry for high schoolers. Each week they meet together to hang out, play spikeball, worship and talk about the bible. In the episode they discuss how this ministry started, the heart and goal behind it, some of their personal favorite memories throughout the weeks, and more. 
November 18, 2021
Supernatural Worldview?
What is the divine council? What do you mean there are other gods? Who the heck are the Nephilim? The more you dive into scripture the more you ask these questions. In this episode Ry is joined by SVC Westside Pastor Kenan Stolz to talk about the supernatural worldview found in scripture. Should we have a supernatural worldview? Or is it just a biblical worldview in and of itself?
November 04, 2021
Is Celebrating Halloween A Sin?
In this episode Ry talks about celebrating Halloween. Should we reject it? Should we celebrate it? Should we redeem it? Ry breaks down the origin of Halloween, discusses the idea of darkness and answers the question should we celebrate it. He ends the episode talking about an old Latin phrase, "Post Tenebras Lux", check out the episode to see what it means. 
October 28, 2021
Theological pride, celebrity pastors, self centered worship, and more has brewed the perfect storm. There is a new movement in the american evangelical church where we no longer preach the gospel of Christ, but the gospel of self. Ry is joined by Ben Ritter as they discuss self-centered faith, how its walked out and how we got here. 
October 21, 2021
Balancing Ministry & Marriage
In this episode Ry talks with Aaron about balancing marriage and ministry. They discuss potential pitfalls of not balancing the two, sabbaticals, habits and more. 
October 08, 2021
Preaching The Gospel Through Clothing
Can we preach the gospel through our clothing? How does a apparel company foster community? How does clothing start gospel conversations? Hear Stephen Muller, the creator of Emmaus Apparel share his heart behind his brand and answer the questions about the gospel and clothing. 
September 23, 2021
Bible Sketches
In this episode Ry is joined by Micah the creator and artist for BibleSketches. In this episode they discuss Micah's campus ministry in DC, his page BibleSketches, and art, creativity and how that relates to scripture and God. 
September 09, 2021
More Than A Long Weekend
In this episode Ry talks about Memorial day. He talks about 5 reasons that we need to give thanks and remember Memorial day. As well he addresses peace, indifference towards the holiday, and reads a letter from a Navy Chaplain. 
June 01, 2021
Can You Love Jesus & Hate the Church?
In this episode, Ry briefly breaks down this current christian norm of loving Jesus, but hating the church. He gives thoughtful insights and biblical encouragement for this hot topic. 
May 24, 2021
Christ Satisfied Contentment
In this episode Ry talks about contentment. He talks about the idea that we kill our lust  for more through learning Christ satisfied contentment, because we will always hunger for more until you are satisfied in Christ.
May 17, 2021
The Table - Knowing God, Excommunication & Why We Love Marvel
In this episode Ry and Jon discuss knowing God and the implications, their childhood memories and a number of other topics varying from excommunication to Marvel.  
May 03, 2021
The Table - Dealing with Loss and Shame
We are back with another episode of the table. In this episode Ry and Jon discuss dealing with loss and comforting someone going through that. They talked about failure culture, shame and all the things going on in the news. 
April 25, 2021
Lil Nas X
In this episode Ry addresses the situations going in the news with Lil Nas X
April 01, 2021
The Table - A Lot Has Happened In Two Weeks
In this episode Ry and Jon talk about some things that they are thankful for. They discuss the previous two weeks at Summit View Church Battle Ground, talking about the end of Jesus' high priestly prayer, his betrayal, arrest and trial. They also discuss what is going on in the world from the Boat in the Suez Canal to the recent shootings. 
March 31, 2021
The Table - Recommended By, John 17 pt.1 & Curfew for Men?
In this episode of the Tabel Ry and Jon discuss a bunch of their recommended restaurants, date nights and more. They go over a lot of points that are brought up and they talk what is going on our world like the UK Proposed Law for men to have a curfew, Luis Palau's death and more.  
March 18, 2021
The Table - Q&A, Know Yourself & Women's Day
In this episode Ry and Jon answer some fun questions, talk through some implications in John 16 and International Women's Day. 
March 12, 2021
The Table - Earworm, Pruning & Lent
In this episode Jon and Ry dive into some songs that they just cannot get out of their head, John 15 and the idea of pruning along with some cultural moments about a inappropriate pastor, Dr. Seuss, and Lent. 
March 08, 2021
The Table - Don't Be An Idiot, Borrowed Trouble & Ravi Zacharias
In this episode of the Table, Jon and Ry and sit down and discuss some old ancient proverbs, the wisdom that comes with them, and the application for us today. They also break down last weeks sermon at SVC Battle Ground in discussing borrowed trouble, HGTV and a former KKK member and Black panther member friendship. They end the episode by talking about the heartbreaking and sickening story of Ravi Zacharias. 
February 23, 2021
Real Rest (devo)
In this devotional episode Ry talks about real rest that comes from Jesus
February 12, 2021
The Table - Famous Last Words, Triumphal Entry & Super Bowl LV
In this episode of The Table Ry and Jon sit down and talk about some famous last words and the meaning that they have. They talk about this last weeks sermon about the Triumphal Entry. Lastly, they discuss the Super Bowl, Bitcoin, Tesla and ESports. 
February 10, 2021
Two Selves (devo)
In this devotional episode Ry brings the word on the tension between putting off the old self and putting on the new. 
February 07, 2021
The Table - Love vs Hate, Anointing of Jesus & Gamestop
In this episode of The Table, Ry and Jon sit down and discuss the things that they love and the things that they hate. They break down this last week's Sermon addressing topics like emotions in worship, social justice, and smelling like Jesus. For this week's cultural moment, they discuss Joe Biden's executive order about transgenderism, as well as Gamestop, Dogecoin and the stock market.  
February 02, 2021
Christ Proclaimed (devo)
In this episode Ry brings a short devotional about Philippians 1:18. 
February 01, 2021
The Table - Friend Fantasy Draft, Covid Pride & Kobe Bryant
In this episode Ry and Jon talk about who we want in our friend group, Covid pride, and the 1 year anniversary of Kobe Bryant's death. 
January 27, 2021
Social Fellowship (devo)
In this episode Ry talks about social fellowship. Is it biblical? Is there room for it in the christian walk? What is the goal? 
January 20, 2021
Scripture Reading (devo)
In this devotional episode Ry talks about the importance of scripture reading and three practical ways to do it. 
January 20, 2021
The Table - What We Are Learning, Loving Selflessly, and MLK
In this episode Ry and Jon talk about the reading they have been doing and the podcast they have been listening too. They talked about this last week's sermon about loving selflessly, and MLK Day. 
January 19, 2021
2020 Favorites with Jenna Gulliford
On this special episode, Ry and Jenna sit down and talk about their favorite 2020 movies, shows, books, podcasts, and music! 
January 13, 2021
The Table - Vacations, Christ's Return & The Capitol
In this episode of The Table, Jon and Ry sit down and talk about the different vacations they have been on and their dream destinations. They also dive in Jon's message last sunday at Battle Ground SVC talking about longing for Christ's return. They lastly spent some time talking about what has been going on the last week, from a congressman saying "Amen and Awomen", to the storming of the Capitol. 
January 12, 2021
Happy New Year
In this episode we talk about some reflections Ry has on 2020 and what he thinks is a better alternative for 2021. Ry also gives a brief description of what is coming up for the podcast in 2021. 
January 01, 2021
The Table - New Years, Peace with Others, & Carrying your Cross
In this episode of The Table Ry is joined by Michael Williams to talk about New Years, Peace with others and a heartbreaking story about a man carrying his own cross. 
December 29, 2020
True Greatness (devo)
In this devotional episode Ry explains the meaning of true greatness. 
December 26, 2020
The Table - Christmas, Peace with God & Disney+
In episode two of The Table, Jon and Ry discuss their favorite things about Christmas, what it means to have peace with God, and diving into the redeeming qualities of Disney+ and watching entertainment in general.
December 23, 2020
The Table - Introductions, NY Times Article, and Mephibosheth
In this debut episode of the Table with Jon and Ry, they give some introductions, and talk about pornhub and all the news coming out with that. They also discussed SVC Battle Ground's latest message on Peace with God. 
December 21, 2020
Embodied Living
Ry looks at what it means to embody the life of Christ and live and love well in reality. 
December 15, 2020
i still believe (devo)
In this devotional Ry breaks down Jeremy and Melissa Camp's story and the relevance it has for our lives 
December 10, 2020
glory of God (devo)
In this devotional episode, Ry breaks down the glory of God and what it means for our lives. 
December 08, 2020
it is well (Devo)
Devotional episode about the story of the hymn "It Is Well". 
December 04, 2020
broken but not abandoned
Ry Paulsen launches the podcast with an episode about brokenness and identity. He talks about the differences between culture and God's word on the topic. He makes the point that in order to fully walk in your identity in Christ, you have to realize the reality of your sin and brokenness. 
December 01, 2020
Broken Images Coming Soon
Host Ry Paulsen introduces the new changes to the podcast 
November 22, 2020
(Classic) Ben Ide
In this episode Ry sits down with Ben Ide talking about his life and how the book Crazy Love by Francis Chan really shaped his view of God, his relationship with God, and the rest of his life. 
June 15, 2020
(Classic) Who am I?
This is my testimony. 
April 07, 2020
(Classic) Katie Gulliford
In this episode we bring on Katie Gulliford to talk about her story and how God brought her to himself. She dives in to what it was like being mormon growing up, being bullied in high school and so much more. 
February 15, 2020
(Classic) Antoine Bradford: Music and more
In this episode we have a special guest, Antoine Bradford. He gets the opportunity to share is testimony and how God worked to draw Antoine to himself, the death of his dad and all of his music. 
January 25, 2020
(Classic) Thin Ice: Did God Kill Jesus?
In this episode we look at the crucifixion of Jesus and whether or not God killed Jesus. We explored lots of different questions regarding the subject. 
January 24, 2020
(Classic) Here & Now: New Years Resolutions
In this episode we took a look at what was going on right now in the world. And that is New Years. It is a new year and a new decade, how do we go about that as Christ followers?
January 18, 2020
(Classic) Steven Dowling
Starring Steven Dowling talking about his story.
November 19, 2019
(Classic) Brenna Blain
Starring Brenna Blain talking about Mental Illness.
October 29, 2019
(Classic) Ashley Epley
Starring Ashley talking about Shame
October 18, 2019
(Classic) Josh Gulliford
Starring Josh Gulliford talking about bullying.
September 30, 2019
(Classic) Olivia Reber and Will Gaines
Starring Olivia and Will talking about worship.
September 17, 2019
(Classic) Jenna Gulliford
Starring Jenna Gulliford talking about christian dating.
September 01, 2019
(Classic) Ben Ritter
In this episode we bring on Ben Ritter to talk about creativity, hip hop, both christian and non christian, and how to glorify God through it. 
August 15, 2019