Episode 10 - Is "Racial Reconciliation" Biblical? - Part 2
First, sorry for the ruffling sounds. We got some new audio equipment, and are getting used to it. In this episode we continue to discuss the issue of racial reconciliation, diving into important distinctions between culture and ethnicity.
June 22, 2018
Episode 9 - Is "Racial Reconciliation" Biblical? - Part 1
The subject of "racial reconciliation" has become a hot-button issue today, even in the Church. Thomas and Dave attempt to extract the conversation from the political rhetoric and ask the question, "What doe the Bible have to say about racial reconciliation?" This is the first episode in what will be a multi-part series.
June 1, 2018
MOAOTC - Flat Earth and Conspiracy Theories
Should Christians be enamored with conspiracy theories, and is the earth really flat?
May 4, 2018
Episode 8 - Why Did Jesus Have to Die?
Many people have heard that "Jesus died on the cross." But why did he HAVE to die? In this episode, Thomas and Dave answer the question by beginning in Romans, then jumping back to Genesis.
May 4, 2018
Episode 7 - What is a Missionary?
While Dave Berry is off this week at a conference, Men of Athens hits the road. Thomas is joined by special guest Matt Mormance. Matt and his family have spent the last seven years serving as missionaries in Ljubljana ('loo-BLYAN-a'), Slovenia. In this episode we talk a little about what missionaries do and answer the question, "What is a missionary?"
April 16, 2018
Episode 6 - Can We Trust The Bible?
In this episode, Thomas and Dave talk about the foundation of the Christian faith - The Bible. Is the Bible trustworthy? Is it true? What about skeptics? We touch on all of those questions. Resources Referenced "Evidence That Demands a Verdict: Life-Changing Truth for a Skeptical World" - Josh McDowell & Sean McDowell "Making Sense of God: An Invitation to the Skeptical" - Tim Keller
April 9, 2018
MOAOTC - Christian Radio vs Secular Music
Men of Athens, off The Cuff (MOAOTC) - In this outtake we talk about our mutual hangups with some Christian radio music and whether or not it's okay for Christians to listen to "secular" music.
March 29, 2018
Episode 5 - Why Does The Resurrection Matter?
With "Easter" coming up April 1st, Thomas and Dave discuss why the Resurrection is important.
March 29, 2018
Episode 4 - What is Expositional Preaching?
After taking a few minutes to debate the best burger in the Portland metro area, Thomas and Dave dive into the subject of expositional preaching, what it is and why it's important for the local church.
March 9, 2018
Episode 3 - Is God Sovereign in School Shootings?
In light of the recent school shooting in Parkland, Florida, Thomas and Dave look at the issue of tragedy, suffering and God's sovereignty.
February 27, 2018
Episode 2 - Why Are We Podcasting?
It's our second week of the podcast and things seem to be off to a good start. So it's time for a little explanation. In today's episode we discuss the purpose behind the Men of Athens Podcast and what we hope to accomplish. We'll also briefly answer our first listener-submitted question!
February 21, 2018
Episode 1 - Is Church Membership Biblical?
Is church membership in the Bible? Thomas and Dave tackle that question in the pilot episode of Men of Athens.
February 14, 2018