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Three Black Men: Theology, Culture, And The World Around Us

Three Black Men: Theology, Culture, And The World Around Us

By Three Black Men
This podcast is our attempt to capture our real life conversations that center around wrestling with God, issues within Black culture, and things in society/the world.
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Liberation Talk with Marielle
Special guest Marielle joins us to talk about Liberation. Marielle is a theologian, worship leader, songwriter, and hosts a podcast She Will Not Fall where she has discussed the topic of liberation with various guests for a whole season. Please check out her wonderful podcast. Also: to find links to our new shows New Living Treyslation and Black Coffee and Theology and We Gon Talk About It (As well as merch for sale) please go here:  https://linktr.ee/threeblackmen
46:08
August 11, 2022
A Black Male Hermeneutic
In this episode Robert shares some of his work with Black Liberation Theology, Womanist Theology, and beyond. One of the texts that he references in this episode is The #BlackLivesMatterMovement: Toward an Intersectional Theology by Edward Donaldson III. Also: to find links to our new shows New Living Treyslation and Black Coffee and Theology and We Gon Talk About It (As well as merch for sale) please go here:  https://linktr.ee/threeblackmen
42:39
July 28, 2022
Bonus Episode: A Landing Space
In this episode, we highlight different content and other artists. Sign up for Trey’s newsletter here: https://www.getrevue.co/profile/pastortrey05 . You can sign up for Robert’s here: musingsfromabrokenheart.substack.com Also: to find links to our new shows New Living Treyslation and Black Coffee and Theology and We Gon Talk About It (As well as merch for sale) please go here:  https://linktr.ee/threeblackmen
13:36
July 15, 2022
Sitting with Black Masculinity
On the podcast today we talk about Black masculinity, divesting from toxic forms that hurt and more. Also: to find links to our new shows (As well as merch for sale) please go here:  https://linktr.ee/threeblackmen
57:35
June 30, 2022
Young, Gifted, and Black-with Sheila Wise Rowe
In this episode we sit down with author, speaker, and leader Sheila Wise Rowe and discuss her newest book Young, Gifted, and Black: A Journey of Lament and Celebration. For more information on purchasing her book and on her work please visit https://sheilawiserowe.com
59:57
June 16, 2022
Looking at Treyslation
Trey and Robert sit down for a look at the why behind Treyslation. Catch Trey’s latest podcast here: https://podcasts.apple.com/us/podcast/new-living-treyslation/id1576078435?i=1000563774711
49:03
June 03, 2022
Black Men, Therapy, and Salvation
Sit with us as we talk about therapy, struggles, and more. Also: to find links to our new shows New Living Treyslation and Black Coffee and Theology (As well as merch for sale) please go here:  https://linktr.ee/threeblackmen
51:04
May 20, 2022
School Time…Abbott Elementary
On this episode we talk about our thoughts on the hit new show Abbott Elementary. Also Sam’s new podcast is up now on all major platforms check it out “We Gon Talk About It”
20:30
May 05, 2022
Truth’s Table: Black Women's Musings on Life, Love, and Liberation
Today’s episode is special because we are joined by the wonderful ladies of Truth’s Table! Please enjoy our conversation and purchase their new book here: https://www.amazon.com/Truths-Table-Womens-Musings-Liberation/dp/0593239733/ref=sr_1_1?crid=1XRHDFR9249B6&keywords=truths+table+book&qid=1650542838&sprefix=Truths+ta%2Caps%2C110&sr=8-1 Also: to find links to our new shows New Living Treyslation and Black Coffee and Theology (As well as merch for sale) please go here:  https://linktr.ee/threeblackmen
55:37
April 21, 2022
Easter Reflections
This episode is a small portion of a get together we had with our Patreon community. Here, we reflect a bit on Easter. Apologies on Robert’s mic and the sound quality. https://www.patreon.com/threeblackmen
19:14
April 17, 2022
Bonus Episode: Two Black Men Discuss the Oscars
On this episode Sam and Robert discuss some of their thoughts and feelings regarding Jada, Will, and Chris as it relates to the Oscar’s situation. The full discussion is on our patreon account (and the video also) http://www.patreon.com/threeblackmen
53:05
April 10, 2022
We Gon Talk About it
On this episode we talk about another part of our dynamic as Sam launches a podcast of his own :) Here’s a link to his trailer episode: https://open.spotify.com/episode/4k3ifqVkcY0a0tXsS5DPM8?si=Zi_ryJz7Q2ynkTNdJNSf7w
14:30
April 09, 2022
Bel-Air and Godtalk
We talk about Bel-Air and the art of reimagining. To support the work that we do please go to: www.patreon.com/threeblackmen Also: to find links to our new shows New Living Treyslation and Black Coffee and Theology (As well as merch for sale) please go here:  https://linktr.ee/threeblackmen
51:29
March 25, 2022
3BlackMen Talk: Encanto
Here we chat about about some of the things we enjoyed about the movie Encanto. We realize that the story of Encanto isn’t our story to tell but we really enjoyed being able to be witness to the beauty of it. For more thoughts on this movie check out Kat Armas’ Pod: The Protagonistas and the episode she did on this movie. To support the work that we do please go to: www.patreon.com/threeblackmen Also: to find links to our new shows New Living Treyslation and Black Coffee and Theology (As well as merch for sale) please go here:  https://linktr.ee/threeblackmen
21:54
March 10, 2022
White Supremacy In Online Spaces (Part 2)
In this episode we talk about some of the different ways white supremacy can manifest in online spaces. To support the work that we do please go to: www.patreon.com/threeblackmen Also: to find links to our new shows New Living Treyslation and Black Coffee and Theology (As well as merch for sale) please go here:  https://linktr.ee/threeblackmen
19:54
February 20, 2022
White Supremacy In Online Conduct (Part 1)
In this episode we talk about some of the different ways white supremacy can manifest in online spaces. Stay until the end of the episode where you get a glimpse of a Black Coffee and Theology episode. To support the work that we do please go to: www.patreon.com/threeblackmen Also: to find links to our new shows New Living Treyslation and Black Coffee and Theology (As well as merch for sale) please go here:  https://linktr.ee/threeblackmen
37:40
February 03, 2022
Season Three?!
Hey everyone we are back in the house and sitting down for season three. Thank you for all of our Patreon supporters and listeners along the way.
14:36
January 27, 2022
Glory In the Margins with Nikki Grimes
We are joined by the NYT best selling author and poet to talk about her new book Glory in the Margins. Nikki Grimes has a beautiful writing career that has spanned decades with works like: Bronx Masquerade, Barack Obama: Son of Promise, Child of Hope, Danitra Brown, Kamala Harris: Rooted in Justice., etc. She has earned so many awards including Coretta Scott King Awards, Winner, 2017 Children's Literature Legacy Medal, Laura Ingalls Wilder Medals and many more. Please check out these websites from her: https://www.nikkigrimes.com https://www.nikkigrimes.com/journey/ Please enjoy our last show of season 2. Also: to find links to our new shows New Living Treyslation and Black Coffee and Theology (As well as merch for sale, or to support us financially) please go here:  https://linktr.ee/threeblackmen
47:56
December 09, 2021
What Makes You Afraid (Part 2)
To support the work that we do please go to: www.patreon.com/threeblackmen This conversation is part 2 of our conversation where we delve into talking about some of the things we fear most. Also: to find links to our new shows New Living Treyslation and Black Coffee and Theology (As well as merch for sale) please go here:  https://linktr.ee/threeblackmen
23:51
November 18, 2021
What Makes You Afraid (Part 1)
In this episode we talk about some of the fears that plague us. To support the work that we do please go to: www.patreon.com/threeblackmen Also: to find links to our new shows New Living Treyslation and Black Coffee and Theology (As well as merch for sale) please go here:  https://linktr.ee/threeblackmen
42:15
November 18, 2021
Thinking About Sacred Texts
In this episode we sit down and think about interrogating our view of what we consider sacred texts. To support the work that we do please go to: www.patreon.com/threeblackmen Also: to find links to our new shows New Living Treyslation and Black Coffee and Theology (As well as merch for sale) please go here:  https://linktr.ee/threeblackmen
43:58
November 04, 2021
Loki the Trickster
In this episode we give our overall impression of the show. To support the work that we do please go to: www.patreon.com/threeblackmen Also: to find links to our new shows New Living Treyslation and Black Coffee and Theology (As well as merch for sale) please go here:  https://linktr.ee/threeblackmen
25:31
October 21, 2021
Embracing Different Theological Traditions (With Dr. Drew Hart)
On this episode we sit down with special guest Dr. Drew Hart and discuss the unique faith background(s) he comes from and also how he engages with the political landscape. Please check out his books: Who Will Be A Witness and Trouble I’ve Seen, which we reference in this episode. He also helps to Co-lead the Inverse Podcast.
01:01:21
October 07, 2021
Martin’s Vision for the Beloved Community
In this episode we continue our conversation on the Beloved Community by exploring Martin Luther King’s definition of the term. To support the work that we do please go to: www.patreon.com/threeblackmen Also: to find links to our new shows New Living Treyslation and Black Coffee and Theology (As well as merch for sale) please go here: https://linktr.ee/threeblackmen
16:52
September 23, 2021
Beloved Community
In this episode we discuss what community means to us even in the time of COVID. To support the work that we do please go to: www.patreon.com/threeblackmen Also: to find links to our new shows New Living Treyslation and Black Coffee and Theology (As well as merch for sale) please go here:  https://linktr.ee/threeblackmen
47:04
September 09, 2021
Believing in Yourself
In this episode Robert and Sam sit down for a vulnerable conversation and talk about barriers to having confidence, belief, etc. To support the work that we do please go to: www.patreon.com/threeblackmen Also: to find links to our new shows New Living Treyslation and Black Coffee and Theology (As well as merch for sale) please go here:  https://linktr.ee/threeblackmen
32:43
August 20, 2021
The Three Black Men of FATWS
In this episode we discuss the three Black men of Marvel’s show; Falcon and the Winter Soldier. We also reference Robert appearing on a podcast episode of Melanated Faith where he discusses the show as a whole. You can find that episode here: https://podcasts.apple.com/us/podcast/melanated-faith/id1483872645?i=1000525401525 Trey's New Living Treyslation Podcast you can find here: https://podcasts.apple.com/us/podcast/new-living-treyslation/id1576078435 Robert's Black Coffee and Theology Podcast you can find here: https://podcasts.apple.com/us/podcast/new-living-treyslation/id1576078435 Lastly, please support the content that we produce here over at our Patreon page by going here:  http://www.patreon.com/threeblackmen
01:08:16
July 30, 2021
Announcements: Enlarging the platform
In this short episode we talk about some projects that we are getting into and would love for you all to support. New Living Treyslation and Black Coffee and Theology! To continue to support us financially please go to: https://www.patreon.com/threeblackmen
03:55
July 24, 2021
Maria Taylor, Rachel Nichols And Allyship That Lasts
In this bonus episode we discuss the developments at ESPN between Rachel Nichols and Maria Taylor. We also use that as a means to discuss what it means to be a good ally. To support the work that we do please go here: https://www.patreon.com/threeblackmen
22:47
July 17, 2021
Abuelita Faith Part 2 (Kat Armas)
Our first guest for season 2 is the talented and humble Kat Armas. What a blessing. This episode is part two of our conversation where we chat with her about the book. Please go support her by picking it up. You can buy it here: https://smile.amazon.com/Abuelita-Faith-Margins-Persistence-Strength/dp/158743508X
25:11
July 09, 2021
Abuelita Faith Part 1 (Kat Armas)
Our first guest for season 2 is the talented and humble Kat Armas. What a blessing. This episode is part one of our conversation where we chat with her about the book. Please go support her by picking it up. You can buy it here: https://smile.amazon.com/Abuelita-Faith-Margins-Persistence-Strength/dp/158743508X
33:15
July 09, 2021
Season Two Begins 🥳
Thank you all for all the love and support as we navigated our first season. Over the hiatus we had various accomplishments individually and were able to dive into some things collectively (Patreon knows). At any rate here we are and ready to have conversations we are proud of. To support our work go here: https://www.patreon.com/threeblackmen
13:52
July 02, 2021
Season Finale-Reading as a Tool for Our Thriving
We made it to the end of season 1! In this episode we talk a bit about making it to the end of the season and where we go from here. We also talk about why we read so much and some of the books that have blessed us this year. To support our Patreon and get more content from us go here: https://www.patreon.com/threeblackmen?fan_landing=true
01:05:43
April 11, 2021
Interrogating Nonviolence
On the pod we discuss nonviolence, what it looks like to remain peaceful as a Black person and other topics. Be blessed by our processing.
43:14
March 31, 2021
Setting the Table
We had a discussion about setting the table (theological, societal, etc) what that means, the troubles we face in leaving tables, setting up our own, etc.
55:37
March 15, 2021
Understanding Our Space (Don’t Rearrange the Furniture)
In this small episode, we share a bit of our heart in why we constructed this podcast, our primary audience, and how we can walk together.
13:14
March 15, 2021
Series Review: The Black Church PBS-This Is Our Story This Is Our Song
In this episode we get into a lot of different topics both related to this docuseries as well as some of the issues that the series brings up. Whether you’ve watched it or not this episode is a good place to jump in.
58:20
February 21, 2021
Black Women Uninterrupted- With Special Guest Sharifa Stevens
In this episode we continue and conclude the conversation we had with the wonderful Sharifa on Black women inside and outside church spaces. She was clear to not speak for all Black women and chose to have an open and honest conversation with us about her experiences. We conclude with an imagining of what a healthier future could be. To find out more about Sharifa click here: https://linktr.ee/sharifawrites
34:20
February 06, 2021
The Importance of Black Women in Church, Theology, and Beyond - With Special Guest Sharifa Stevens
In this episode we sit down with our first guest, the talented Sharifa! It was an honor to look at her life and also have an open conversation about some of the pain that Black women can experience in church/theological spaces (society) as well as the gifts that they bring. Find out more about Sharifa by clicking here: https://linktr.ee/sharifawrites
50:20
February 06, 2021
Warmup for Black History Month: Black Theology
On the pod today we gave a bit of an intro to how we in particular want to enter into Black History Month. First order of business has to be discussing how Black theology has impacted us and what it means to us.
50:58
January 31, 2021
Bonus episode: Engaging in Conversations About Race
This content was part of a conversation we had many weeks ago and shared with our Patreon supporters and now wanted to release to you all. We talk about some of our frustrations in dialogue around race, etc.
14:41
January 30, 2021
Chaos at the Capitol/Capital
Here we jumped into a discussion about the recent events that happened on January 6th.
43:59
January 11, 2021
New Year New Expectations
In this mini pod we give our hopes and desires for the new year. We pray that it will bless you.
08:08
January 04, 2021
Origin Stories: Our Theological Frameworks (Part 2)
What radicalized you? How does Theology impact your actual life? Are part of the questions on the table today.
46:35
January 04, 2021
Origin Stories: Our Theological Frameworks
In this episode we talk through what has shaped us ad made us who we are today in how we see God, the world, and people.
57:07
December 02, 2020
Black Male Friendships?
In this episode Sam, Trey, and Rob about the difficulties with establishing relationships with other men as well as some of the things that bring then together.
01:02:30
November 07, 2020
Benefit of the Doubt?
Sam, Trey, and Rob discuss this term that is often considered a given in Christian circles. Is it a helpful term and who should we extend it to?
49:50
October 24, 2020
Three Black Men: Theology, Culture, and The World Around Us
Join Sam, Trey, and Robert as they give us a bit about this new podcast venture.
04:29
October 12, 2020