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April 30, 2013
Mark Driscoll’s Oral Fixation
It's no headline-grabber when Mark Driscoll does something to annoy me. It's another thing entirely...
April 04, 2013
Jimmy Carter vs. the SBC/Driscoll/Victoria’s Secret: A Sea Change?
Jimmy Carter offered an open letter a few years back (republished this week by Women's...
March 30, 2013
Church Sign Epic Fails, “Old Testament Sex” Edition (1 of 2)
I'm so full-up on church signs that I'm offering a double dose for Easter. Enjoy...
March 26, 2013
Topless Protests to Pussy Riot: Women Rising Up
Okay, I know I was a bit of a prude at first when it came...
March 25, 2013
Christian Marketing, Rob Bell & Emergent Bible Skills(?!) (#HBCultureCast)
This week’s guest is Dave Palmer, a marketing expert at Dunk Tank Marketing, to talk about...
March 22, 2013
Photo from Steubenville: I am More Important Than Football
I thought about blogging on the systemic brokenness behind how we deify sports at the...
March 20, 2013
My Frustration with Bell, Clinton and Obama on Marriage Equality
I know this may not be a popular position to take among my readers. After...
March 18, 2013
Five Questions From the Steubenville Rape Case
(Note: This post contains some frank and graphic discussions of sex and sexuality.) Two boys...
March 17, 2013
Church Sign Epic Fails, “Big Bone” Edition
This week, we're celebrating the time-honored tradition of accidental (we hope) innuendo. Kinda like the...
March 15, 2013
VIDEO Church Sign Epic Fails “Papal Happy Hour” Edition
What better way to welcome a new Pope to the Vatican than to dedicate an...
March 03, 2013
Church Sign Epic Fails, “Holy Sex” Edition
In church growing up I got two messages about sex: It's dirty, and; Save it...
March 01, 2013
VIDEO Church Sign Epic Fails, “Surgically Altered” Edition
Hang on to your junk, folks. This one might sting a little... Church Sign...
February 28, 2013
Why are Priests Really Celibate? (and Will it Change with a New Pope?)
There's all matter of speculation about why Pope Benedict is stepping down, especially since he's...
February 14, 2013
Why the Next Pope Should Be a Poor Woman of Color
For the first time in six centuries, the head of the Catholic Church is stepping...
February 05, 2013
Sarah Thebarge, Super Bowl, Top Beers and Beyonce’s “Softcore Porn”
It's a Homebrewed CultureCast post-Super Bowl spectacular! In the intro, Jordan (you know what? I’m...
January 26, 2013
Is Gender Equality Killing Women?
I consider myself a feminist, which means (to me at least) I support the elimination...
January 23, 2013
Did Jesus Ever Sin?
Most Christians' first reaction to this question is to answer this with a resounding "Of...
January 20, 2013
Church Sign Epic Fails, “Pass the Ammo” Edition
I shot my dad's gun once. It was loud, kind of exciting, and a little...
January 12, 2013
Reframing the Basis of Marriage with Gary Thomas
(I was asked to read and reflect on Gary Thomas' new book, "The Sacred Search:...
January 11, 2013
Homebrewed CultureCast: ListMania, Antichrist o’ the Week & Sandwich Fetishes
No guest this week! It's just Christian and Jordan and their wits against SILENCE. This...
January 09, 2013
My Night With “Southpark” Creators’ “The Book of Mormon”
WARNING: there are some off-color references and descriptions in this blog post. Don't say I...
December 31, 2012
Top Five Blog Stories of 2012
Wow, what a year! Thanks to all of you who helped my blog receive more...
December 22, 2012
Pope Attacks LGBT Equality in Christmas Speech
I get why the Pope supports what many call "traditional family values." I don't agree,...
December 18, 2012
Justin Lee on Gays vs Christians, Bill O’Reilly & Pat Robertson (CultureCast)
After a delightful anecdote about Christian's daughter and a painful listen to the worst version...
December 04, 2012
If Jesus Came to Westboro Baptist
A friend of mine named Jason shared this with me. Thought it was too good...
November 14, 2012
Why Powerful Men Get In Trouble (And Why We Care)
First, we had CIA Director David Petraeus being held over the fire for a possible...
October 25, 2012
Daddy’s Top Ten Childbirth Freak-Outs (pt. 2 of 2)
Yesterday I posted part one of this story. Click here to read that first if...
October 24, 2012
Daddy’s Top-Ten Childbirth Freak-Outs (Pt. 1 of 2)
Earlier in 2012, I had my first memoir/humor book published called "PregMANcy: A Dad, A...
October 22, 2012
Rev. Phil Snider, LGBT Rights and Going Viral (CultureCast)
Over the weekend, our friend Phil Snider had the unexpected pleasure of going viral. Not him personally,...
October 19, 2012
Homebrewed CultureCast is Blowing Up – HELP!
Homebrewed Christianity CultureCast is listed today as "New and Noteworthy" in religion podcasts...This is a...
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