Luke’s Dad, Larry Norsworthy, returns to the show to discuss faith after cynicism, The Dark Night of the Soul, depression, Church, Barbara Brown Taylor, his love for Pete Rollins and his surprising ability to find Pete Holmes’ podcast. Plus at the end of the podcast there’s a teaser for the upcoming guests for March.
Dr. A.J. Swobodajoins the show to discuss the full Easter weekend experience, telemarketing, Hell, the Portland of the South, the hipster ethos, grace as a hall pass, living in the pain of Friday, awkwardness of Saturday and the joy of Sunday, and his newest book A Glorious Dark.
Zach Lind returns to the show to discuss the latest with his band Jimmy Eat World, Richard Rohr and his Alternate Orthodoxy (see below), Richard Beck, Christianity 21 Conference, the relationship of fear and creativity, Garth Brooks’ alter ego Chris Gaines, being comfortable with failure, why Zach goes to church, giving your fans their money’s worth and The Gospel According to Phil Collins.
Dr. Richard Beck rejoins the show to discuss the C21 conference, gratitude. singing in a maximum security prison, Dieter Zander, crying more, turning upon celebrities, hero worship, Ash Wednesday, stacking time, the Laundromat post and why he cut his hair.
Jamie Wright, aka the Very Worst Missionary, joins the show to discuss how to practice honesty, depression, #Blessed, who should or shouldn’t go or short-term mission trips and she finally answers if she is indeed N.T. Wright’s potty mouthed niece.
Dr. Peter Rollins returns to the show to discuss Sacred Objects, the how of belief, doubt, what church can learn from AA, Realized Eschatology, meaning, Eucharist, and his newest book “The Divine Magician.”
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