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Did You Eat Yet?

Did You Eat Yet?

By Season Asia

Conversations about what it means to be Asians Between Cultures through the lens of Jesus.
Hosted by Jessie Chiang and Grace Lung.
Did You Eat Yet podcast is a ministry of Season Asia of the RICE Movement #ricemovement.
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LGBTQ+
LGBTQ+
Guest Christopher Yuan shares his powerful testimony and journey from living the full gay lifestyle, and eventually discovering Christ. He shares his wisdom on holy sexuality and how we can provide a safer place for those struggling with this issue. Dr. Yuan is a Christian speaker and author on faith and sexuality, and a professor at Moody Bible Institute.
01:14:42
July 15, 2021
Burnout
Burnout
How can our ethnic and migrant background contribute to burnout? How can we address this condition in our churches and as individuals? We discuss how the Bible teaches us in this area and practical steps to help get sufficient rest.  Valerie Ling is a Clinical Psychologist, Speaker, Published Author and Clinical supervisor working primarily in pursuit of burnout prevention. Valerie is the Clinical Director and Founder of The Centre For Effective Living, a group Psychology practice dedicated to clinical excellence in mental health.
52:19
July 08, 2021
Workplace
Workplace
We talk about work from a faith and Asian ethnic perspective! How can God's kingdom flourish among us in the workplace when we are just trying to survive? Featuring Denny* from Auckland. 
43:10
July 02, 2021
Abuse
Abuse
We also talk about our failings as a church community regarding family violence and spiritual abuse and discuss how we can better identify abuse and support those going through abusive situations. With Sarah Chang
01:04:32
June 24, 2021
First Nations
First Nations
How can First Nations and Asians Between Cultures relate to each other? How can Asians Between Cultures learn from First Nations people? Featuring Denise Tims, a Christian leader of Maori heritage.  Denise is a trained Primary School Teacher with over 20 years experience in community work. This work has involved Youthwork, Kohanga Reo, Financial Capability, CYFS (Orange Tamariki) Caregiving, running an Open Home, Parenting courses.  For the past 4 years, she has been studying theology through an indigenous lens as a part-time student at Laidlaw Bible College.  Denise has spoken at churches, Bible Colleges and with community groups. Denise currently stands as a Board Trustee of the Carey Baptist College.
56:18
June 17, 2021
Female Leadership
Female Leadership
Naomi Chong joins Grace Lung as they discuss female leadership and their own leadership journeys as they figure out complementarianism v egalitarianism, and look at the bible on this hot topic.
56:46
June 10, 2021
Climate Change
Climate Change
The eco-warrior image tends to be Anglo / White. What difficulties are there with Asians engaging with Climate Change? How does it impact Asia? Where can we better steward God's creation in our churches and Asian communities? Featuring Shilpita Mathews. Shilpita is an environmental economist and focuses on climate resilience and sustainable cities. She is passionate about linking faith and climate justice and getting young people and the private sector involved in climate action. She is an active member of the Young Christian Climate Network (YCCN) and serves in the student ministry of her church in London. Originally from India, Shilpita grew up in Sri Lanka, Jordan and Thailand before moving to the UK. She holds a BA in Land Economy from the University of Cambridge and an MSc in Environmental Economics and Climate Change from the London School of Economics.
37:13
June 03, 2021
Politics
Politics
Why don't we see many Asians in politics and civic engagement? In this polarized climate, how do we engage political issues and leaders with our mixture of East Asian culture and faith? Featuring Brendon Zhu, independent councillor for Willoughby City Council, in NSW, Australia.
49:42
May 27, 2021
Spirit and Truth
Spirit and Truth
What is the Renewalist movement? Do Asian Christians tend to be cessationists or continuationists? What does the Bible say? We welcome back Steve Chong, Founder and co-Director of the RICE Movement to hear his story.
01:03:10
May 20, 2021
Friendship
Friendship
Returning for another season, join Jessie Chiang (Auckland) and Grace Lung (Brisbane) as they launch into this season of "Big Issues". Starting off with Friends, they talk about friendship in the Asian Christian context and what healthy, godly friendship ought to look like. 
39:07
May 13, 2021
What now?
What now?
Featuring guests Steve Chong and Naomi Chong. Jessie & Grace share their thoughts about Season 1.  Steve also invites listeners to consider what Jesus means for themselves and how God might ask us to use our voices. 
52:60
December 02, 2020
Sex & Pornography
Sex & Pornography
What are Asian migrant communities general view towards sex? How are views on sex formed? What can we do about pornography? What does the Bible say on these topics to help us? Featuring guest James Beng Lee.
01:04:38
November 05, 2020
Dating and Singleness
Dating and Singleness
What is it like dating as an Asian Between Culture? What is it like being single as an Asian Between Culture? How does faith work into those experiences? Featuring guest Pastor Christopher Lung.
54:43
October 29, 2020
Mental Health
Mental Health
How are mental health illness handled within the Asian community? the Asian church? How do mental health illnesses differ from the mainstream community? How can we do better? Featuring guests Iris Yip and Theon Ng. Iris is a 1st generation counsellor and Theon is a community support worker at a mental health NGO. 
41:03
October 22, 2020
Racism
Racism
What kind of racism do East Asians experience? Do we even experience racism anymore? How do we overcome racism as Christians without resorting to simplistic solutions?
50:01
October 15, 2020
Conflict and Confrontation
Conflict and Confrontation
What are the dysfunctional and helpful ways people of Asian heritage handle conflict? How easy is it to talk about conflicts? How can we work through conflict in the Asian ethnic church? Jessie and Grace discuss these questions and look at the Bible for answers in this episode.
42:40
October 08, 2020
Family
Family
Why is family such a significant issue in Asian cultures? How do our families then shape our faith and the way we see God? Featuring Pastor Josiah Jennings.
47:41
October 01, 2020
Identity and Performance
Identity and Performance
Who are you? What is your identity and how do you decide? Can you decide for yourself? Why can identity for those with Asian heritage be so tied to performance?
31:44
September 24, 2020
Why the Asian Voice?
Why the Asian Voice?
Why champion the Asian voice? Featuring guests Steve and Naomi Chong, co-Directors of the RICE Movement
32:46
September 17, 2020