The World's Last Night

The World's Last Night

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Philosophy, Theology, Culture, History, Business, Marriage, and other good things to consume in order to offset all the depressing news we wade through on the daily.
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Philosophy, Theology, Culture, History, Business, Marriage, and other good things to consume in order to offset all the depressing news we wade through on the daily.
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Exodus 7
Pharaoh refuses to let Israel go, thus God sends the first plague which the Egyptian sorcerers replicate.
21:56
November 12, 2019
Exodus 6
Moses is once again commanded by God to tell Pharaoh to let the Israelites go. God reveals Himself as not just the Covenant Maker, but Yahweh - the Covenant Keeper.
13:06
November 6, 2019
Creating a Family Mission Statement
I go through the process my family recently did - figuring out our family values and creating a mission statement.
20:30
November 4, 2019
Kanye West's Conversion
I give several of my thoughts concerning Kanye's conversion to Christianity.
34:43
October 30, 2019
Exodus 5
Moses and Aaron ask Pharaoh to let the Hebrews go. Predictably, things don't turn out how they hoped.
11:27
October 18, 2019
Exodus 4
Moses shows himself to be a king of excuses as he reasons with God to abdicate his role as Israel's leader.
25:34
October 15, 2019
Exodus 3
God calls Moses from an unconsumed burning bush, and commands him to go back to Egypt to free the Hebrews from slavery.
19:27
October 14, 2019
Exodus 2
Moses is born and grows up quickly as royalty, but his life is forever changed when he witnesses the horror of his brethren in slavery.
21:36
October 11, 2019
Exodus 1
We start the book of Exodus where a dramatic story begins with the state-sponsored murder of the Hebrews, but God has a plan to deliver His chosen people.
19:36
October 10, 2019
Genesis 31-50 Highlights
I go through and recap the last several chapters of Genesis before moving on to Exodus.
16:53
October 9, 2019
Genesis 16-30 Highlights
We cover the things that stood out to me most from Genesis 16-30.
26:38
October 2, 2019
Genesis 1-15 Highlights
We recap what I believe are the most important highlights and aspects of Genesis 1-15.
37:05
September 7, 2019
Genesis 50
In the last chapter of Genesis we explore the amazing life of Joseph as a Type with 49 similarities to the life of Jesus.
20:22
August 29, 2019
Happiness in Marriage
I had a chat with a lady over whether one should dodge out on their marriage if they are unhappy. I argued they shouldn't, and this is why. Sorry this was recorded in the car.
25:09
August 25, 2019
Genesis 49
On his death bed, Jacob gives prophecy over his 12 sons and the 12 tribes of Israel. We try to see which of these prophecies have been fulfilled in hindsight.
26:02
August 21, 2019
Genesis 48
Jacob gives a special blessing to his grandchildren before he dies.
13:21
August 20, 2019
Genesis 47
Jacob's family settles in Egypt, but the famine only gets worse. We talk a little about how crisis can cause people to trade freedom for safety.
16:15
August 19, 2019
Genesis 46
Jacob receives encouragement from God through a vision. His family is finally reunited in Egypt.
17:56
August 14, 2019
Genesis 45
Joseph finally reveals himself to his family. We discuss Calvinism and Free Will a little, while likewise delving deeper into Jacob's lifelong identity crisis.
26:09
August 13, 2019
Genesis 44
Judah gives what some have called the most pitiful speech in all of scripture, in an attempt to save the life of his brother.
14:18
August 9, 2019
My Rules for Drinking
What does the bible say about drinking alcohol? I discuss this topic while also giving you my three personal rules for drinking.
27:56
August 8, 2019
Genesis 43
The brothers return with Benjamin in anticipation of being enslaved. Joseph has other plans, though. We talk about God's Divine Providence for the Hebrew people by taking them out of the land of Canaan.
20:40
August 7, 2019
Genesis 42
Forced by the famine, Joseph's brothers make the journey to Egypt to buy grain, and meet Joseph there. There's a catch, though - they don't recognize their brother whom they sold into slavery.
20:23
August 6, 2019
Genesis 41
Joseph finds his redemption after several years of unjust imprisonment. And through his redemption, God has a plan to save entire nations.
28:16
August 2, 2019
Genesis 40
Pharaoh's cup-bearer and baker are thrown into prison with Joseph - each has a strange dream they ask Joseph to interpret.
13:47
July 31, 2019
Genesis 39
Things go from bad to worst for Joseph, but God is with him through it all and Joseph gives us an amazing example of integrity.
17:22
July 30, 2019
Genesis 38
We take a brief pitstop to examine the life of Judah and his family. The line of Christ will come through him, but as we find out, that line can be quite crooked at times.
18:46
July 29, 2019
Genesis 37 - July 25th, 2019
Joseph is sold into slavery by his brothers - kicking off an incredible story of persaverance and Divine Providence.
13:40
July 26, 2019
Genesis 36 - Jul 24, 2019
All about Esau and his family legacy - brothers of Israel, enemies of Israel, and Baal worshipers.
11:33
July 25, 2019
Genesis 35 - Jul 22, 2019
Jacob's family repents from their idolatry and returns to the mission God gave them. Many characters die, but likewise an important one is born.
24:10
July 23, 2019
Three Types of Morality
CS Lewis talked about three types of morality - comparing them to a fleet of ships. We discuss this passage in light of Shechem's sin.
21:59
July 22, 2019
Genesis 34 - Jul 20, 2019
Jacob's daughter Dinah is raped and when her hot-headed brothers find out about the crime things go about how one might expect - to Jacob's family disgrace.
23:45
July 20, 2019
Genesis 33 - Jul 17, 2019
Jacob's fear of Esau comes to its head as the two meet one another again for the first time in 20 years. We also discuss what the word "gospel" means.
12:31
July 18, 2019
Genesis 32 - Jul 16, 2019
Jacob prepares to meet Esau who had last vowed to murder Jacob - but before he does he must wrestle with God.
17:37
July 17, 2019
There Are Far Far Greater Things Ahead
What can we expect after this life? What sort of revelation might we expect when we leave the Shadowlands of this world?
20:53
July 16, 2019
God's Tool or God's Son?
We read a little CS Lewis and discuss what it means to be used as a tool or a child of God in reference to Jacob's behavior.
13:48
July 14, 2019
Genesis 31 - Jul 13, 2019
We get a thrilling chase as the animosity between Laban and Jacob comes to a head. Jacob quits his job with an epic rant and the family finally heads back to the Promise Land.
26:42
July 13, 2019
Genesis 30 - Jul 12, 2019
Rachel and Leah compete for Jacob's affection and bear many children. Jacob tries to take his family back to the Promise Land and we chat about how God uses imperfect people to bring about His will.
21:42
July 13, 2019
Genesis 29 - Jul 11, 2019
Jacob gets his comeuppance, but we see God working to redeem the situation.
23:00
July 12, 2019
Genesis 28 - Jul 9, 2019
Jacob runs away from Esau and God visits him in a dream - showing him that heaven, indeed, can be accessed - which is profound once we analyze it in terms of who Jesus is.
25:39
July 10, 2019
Genesis 27 - Jul 2, 2019
The entire family tries to manipulate each other to bring about a supposed "good" - sinning in the process.
13:50
July 2, 2019
Genesis 26 - Jul 1, 2019
Isaac fights with the Philistines over water. We talk about the difference between Envy and Jealousy, and discuss generational sin.
23:34
July 1, 2019
Genesis 25 - Jun 29, 2019
Abraham dies and the narrative shifts to his at-odds grandchildren - Jacob and Esau. We also talk about concubines.
18:46
June 30, 2019
Genesis 24 - Jun 28, 2019
Abraham's loyal servant travels 500 miles to court Rebekah to be Isaac's wife. We get to chat about the beauty of Rebekah's character and the undying loyalty of the servant while also discussing arranged marriages and women's rights at this time.
34:02
June 28, 2019
Genesis 23 - Jun 27, 2019
Sarah dies and Abraham seeks a burial site for her. We talk a little about false gods or "demon gods."
13:10
June 27, 2019
Genesis 22 - Jun 25, 2019
In what is quite possibly one of the most important chapters in Genesis, Abraham is asked to offer up his son Isaac as a sacrifice.
27:11
June 26, 2019
Genesis 21 - Jun 25, 2019
The child of promise is finally born 25 years later, bringing great joy to Sarah. Hagar and Ishmael are cast out, and Abraham settles a dispute.
13:15
June 26, 2019
Genesis 20 - Jun 24, 2019
Abraham commits the same sin all over again and is put to shame by a pagan king.
11:18
June 25, 2019
Genesis 19 - Jun 23, 2019
Angels are sent to destroy Sodom and basically everyone else in the chapter acts absolutely nuts. We have to talk about rape, homosexuality, incest, and more in this episode.
28:03
June 23, 2019
Genesis 18 - Jun 23, 2019
Abraham negotiates with God over the destruction of cities, and Sarah is told she'll bear a child even though she is way past fertility.
18:00
June 23, 2019
Genesis 17 - Jun 19, 2019
24 years later God reveals the details of His covenant with Abram, and the next bread crumb that will lead us back to Eden is found.
20:47
June 20, 2019
Genesis 15 & 16 - Jun 18, 2019
The First Covenant gets established and God definitely gets the short end of the stick - necessarily if we are to be saved. Sarai makes a rash decision, and Hagar is seen by her Lord.
19:37
June 19, 2019
Genesis 14 - Jun 17, 2019
Lot is swept up in a war and Abram sets out to rescue him. Later, a mysterious priest shows up to bless Abram.
10:27
June 17, 2019
Genesis 12 & 13 - Jun 16, 2019
Abram is called by God and is promised children even though his wife is barren. We talk a little Philosophy - Kantianism and Utilitarianism - as Abram shows cowardice in Egypt.
13:49
June 17, 2019
Genesis 10 & 11 - Jun 15, 2019
Mankind disobeys God by building up Babylon, while Seth's descendents will bring about Abraham - one of the most prolific figures in religious history.
15:52
June 16, 2019
Genesis 9 - Jun 14, 2019
God makes a covenant and establishes mankind's intrinsic value, while Noah perhaps makes a rash curse.
14:28
June 15, 2019
Genesis 7 & 8 - Jun 13, 2019
Noah's flood teaches us that the God who gave the "breath of life" also has the right to take it back - and will, if we squander it.
24:47
June 13, 2019
Genesis 5 & 6 - Jun 12, 2019
A man doesn't experience death, while an entire world is threaten with extinction. We read about Noah and discuss the difficult implications of a Just God.
23:37
June 12, 2019
Genesis 4 - Jun 11, 2019
Ch. 4 brings us the first murderer, and also the first serial killer. How fast the world devolves for our protagonists when separated from God!
17:52
June 11, 2019
Genesis 3 - Jun 10, 2019
In Ch. 3 things go to hell in a handbasket for our protagonists as they are tricked by a villain for the first time and have to deal with the consequences.
30:04
June 10, 2019
Genesis 2 - Jun 9, 2019
Genesis chapter 2 brings in two new characters for us to follow and sets the stage for a harrowing drama.
22:03
June 9, 2019
Genesis 1 - Jun 8, 2019
James reads chapter 1 of Genesis and gets to chat about topics ranging from the scientific formation of the Earth, to the Cosmological argument for the existence of God to the Trinity, and more!
33:47
June 9, 2019
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