theology in the raw

#736 - What Does the Bible Say About Swearing? Were Adam and Eve Created with Sinful Desires?

On episode #736 of Theology in the Raw Preston answers questions submitted by Pateron supporters. Questions covered in this podcast:
1) What Does the Bible Say About Swearing?
2) Were Adam and Eve Created with Sinful Desires?
3) Should the foods we eat be considered part of our Spiritual formation?

#736 - What Does the Bible Say About Swearing? Were Adam and Eve Created with Sinful Desires?

#735 - How Did People in the OC Get Saved? Can You Lose Your Salvation?

On episode #735 of Theology in the Raw Preston answers questions submitted by Pateron supporters. Questions covered in this podcast:
1) How did people in the old testament get saved?
2) Can you lose your salvation?
3) What happened to my house church?

#735 - How Did People in the OC Get Saved? Can You Lose Your Salvation?

#734 - How Habits Shape Desire: A Conversation with Drew Dyck

On episode #734 of Theology in the Raw Preston has a conversation with Drew Dyck. Drew is an acquisitions editor at Moody Publishers and a contributing editor at CTPastors.com, a Christianity Today publication for church leaders. He is also the author of Your Future Self Will Thank You: Secrets to Self-Control from the Bible and Brain Science (Moody, 2019).

#734 - How Habits Shape Desire: A Conversation with Drew Dyck

#733 - The first legally recognized non-binary person: “It was all a sham” (James Shupe)

On episode #733 of Theology in the Raw Preston has a conversation with James Shupe. On June 10, 2016 in Portland, Oregon, Jamie Shupe became the first person in the United States to have their sex legally designated as non-binary. On November 1, 2016, Jamie Shupe became the first person in the history of Washington, D.C. to be issued an official document with a sex other than male or female when their birth certificate was issued as “unknown” as a result of their non-binary sex change court order. Shupe has since reclaimed his birth sex of male and now resides in Ocala, Florida. Jamie Shupe retired from the U.S. Army as a decorated Sergeant First Class (E-7) after 18 years of honorable military service.

#733 - The first legally recognized non-binary person: “It was all a sham” (James Shupe)

#724 - Nonviolence, Hell, and Sexuality: A Conversation with Brandon Smith

On episode #724 of Theology in the Raw Preston has a conversation with Brandon Smith. Brandon is a writer, pastor, professor, and podcaster. His new podcast Church Grammar is now available on iTunes.

#724 - Nonviolence, Hell, and Sexuality: A Conversation with Brandon Smith

#713 - The Porn Epidemic: A Conversation with Noah Filipiak

On episode #713 of Theology in the Raw Preston has a conversation with Noah Filipiak. Noah Filipiak has his B.A. in youth ministry and Bible from Cornerstone University, he has his M.A. Interdisciplinary degree from Grand Rapids Theological Seminary, he served as a youth pastor for a year and a half before planting Crossroads Church in Lansing, MI in 2006.

Noah is on the Covenant Eyes official blogging team and has several other articles published.

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#713 - The Porn Epidemic: A Conversation with Noah Filipiak

#711 - Tithing, Gay Christians, and Church as Brewery and Coffee Shop

On episode #711 of of Theology in the Raw Preston answers questions submitted by Pateron supporters. Questions covered in this podcast:

[1:50] Can Christians give their tithe to needs outside their local church?

[15:46] What does your book writing process look like?

[30:49] Should Christians who believe in the Biblical view of marriage identify as same sex attracted, gay, lesbian or LTBQ+?

[47:46] Can the We Are Church model work in smaller cities or towns?

#711 - Tithing, Gay Christians, and Church as Brewery and Coffee Shop

#710 - Polyamory, Virtual Reality Sex, and Sex with Robots

On episode #710 Preston gives you a teaser of what is inside his Patreon membership. This teaser includes a clip of Preston responding to questions like is it okay to have sex with a robot? What about polymerous sexual relationships and what do Christians think about virtual reality sex?

#710 - Polyamory, Virtual Reality Sex, and Sex with Robots

#709 - Is Trump Trying to Erase Transgender People?

On episode #709 Preston gives you a teaser of what is inside his Patreon membership. This teaser includes a clip of Preston responding to the Trump memo about sex and gender.

#709 - Is Trump Trying to Erase Transgender People?

#708 - A Conversation with Sean McDowell

On episode #708 of Theology in the Raw Preston has a conversation with Sean McDowell. Sean is the author, co-author or editor of over 18 books, he is an associate professor in the Christian Apologetics program at Biola University, he is the Resident Scholar for Summit California. He graduated summa cum laude from Talbot School of Theology with a master’s degree in theology and another in philosophy. He earned a Ph.D. in Apologetics and Worldview Studies in 2014 from Southern Baptist Theological Seminary.

Follow the dialogue with Sean as he blogs regularly at seanmcdowell.org.

#708 - A Conversation with Sean McDowell

#698 - Church membership, coming out, and why the Bible is so complicated

On episode #698 Preston gives you a teaser of what is inside his Patreon membership. This teaser includes a clip of Preston responding to questions giving by his Patreon supporters.

#698 - Church membership, coming out, and why the Bible is so complicated

#695 - Is Joel Houston a heretic? Thoughts on "Christian" music and is divorce kind of like gay marriage?

On episode #695 Preston gives you a teaser of what is inside his Patreon membership. This teaser includes a clip where Preston talks about comments Joel Houston about evolution.

#695 - Is Joel Houston a heretic? Thoughts on "Christian" music and is divorce kind of like gay marriage?

#694 - A Conversation with Ed Uszynski

On episode #692 of Theology in the Raw Preston has a conversation with Ed Uszynski. Ed Uszynski (PhD, Bowling Green State University) has been working with collegiate and professional athletes in various roles with Athletes in Action since 1992. Currently he serves as Executive Editor and Senior Writer for the AIA website, while also speaking nationally to college students, churches, and men’s groups on biblical Christianity.

#694 - A Conversation with Ed Uszynski

#692 - A Conversation with Scott Sauls

On episode #692 of Theology in the Raw Preston has a conversation with Scott Sauls. Scott serves as Senior Pastor of Christ Presbyterian Church in Nashville, Tennessee, where he lives with his wife Patti and two daughters. Scott has authored four books: Jesus Outside the Lines, Befriend, From Weakness to Strength, and Irresistible Faith.

#692 - A Conversation with Scott Sauls

#691 - A Conversation with Sam Allberry

On episode #691 of Theology in the Raw Preston has a conversation with Sam Allberry. Sam Allberry is an editor for The Gospel Coalition, a global speaker for Ravi Zacharias International Ministries, and a pastor based in Maidenhead, UK. He is the author of a number of books, including Is God Anti-Gay? (Good Book, 2013). He is a founding editor of Living Out, a ministry for those struggling with same-sex attraction.

#691 - A Conversation with Sam Allberry

#689 - Why We Should Study the Background of the New Testament

On episode #689 Preston gives you a teaser of what is inside his Patreon membership. This teaser includes a clip where Preston talks about the value of understanding the history of the New Testament.

#689 - Why We Should Study the Background of the New Testament

#678 - Can a married gay couple be included in your church? Why Christians don't need to be pro-Israel, and why William Lane Craig is terribly wrong in his view of hell.

On episode #678 of Theology in the Raw Preston answers questions submitted by listeners.
Questions covered on the show included:

1) Can a married gay couple be included in your church?
2) Why Christians don't need to be pro-Israel.
3) Why William Lane Craig is terribly wrong in his view of hell.

#678 - Can a married gay couple be included in your church? Why Christians don't need to be pro-Israel, and why William Lane Craig is terribly wrong in his view of hell.

Patreon Diamond Podcast Teaser

On episode #674 Preston gives you a teaser of what is inside the Diamond level Patreon supporters podcast. In this clip he talks about what books he is reading right now.

Patreon Diamond Podcast Teaser