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April 24, 2017
GENIUS’ Young Einstein, Johnny Flynn
He’s been a halfwit brother co-parenting his mute younger sibling (Comedy Central’s BROTHERHOOD) to a...
April 20, 2017
Director, Animator, Author Kelly Asbury
Animated feature films have been around since “Snow White,” but they’ve changed dramatically. How do...
March 01, 2017
Movies, Meaning and the Oscars with Gareth Higgins
Films move our culture in profound ways, but how? Did Hollywood, and particularly, the Oscars,...
February 23, 2016
Talking Sex with Invisibilia’s Hanna Rosin
I've wanted to interview Hanna Rosin, host of NPR's Invisibilia Podcast, contributor to/former editor of The...
February 12, 2016
THE FINEST HOURS’ Producer Jim Whitaker, Star Wars Fails & Political Geekery
When the cohosts are away, Christian will play. Slim and Amy were out this week,...
November 21, 2015
Growing the Awesome Together
When Tripp Fuller, founder and host of the Homebrewed Christianity podcast and network, and I...
October 29, 2015
Why “Not That Kind of Christian”? (Final Day)
My latest book project, "Not That Kind of Christian: Loving God Without Being an A**hole,"...
October 27, 2015
Loving God Without Being an A**hole
I took some time with Aric Clark to talk about my newest book project, "Not That Kind...
October 05, 2015
An Opportunity for Grace in the Face of Hateful Protest
There's little in this world that gets me going more aggressively and quickly in life...
October 01, 2015
Worst. Interview. Ever.
So I did this interview for "Not That Kind of Christian," the new book I'm...
September 09, 2015
Why I Got Kicked Out of Church
When I was seventeen, my youth minister threw a Bible at me. Not long after...
August 26, 2015
Sex, Satire and Subversion
Screw rhyming titles this week; we're going full-on alliteration! That's how nerdy we are (mic...
June 01, 2015
Meet Caitlyn (formerly Bruce) Jenner
It didn't take long for Bruce Jenner to come out publicly with his gender transformation...
May 05, 2015
THE SHACK: How a Christmas Gift Turned Into a 20-Million-Book Bestseller
See Wm. Paul Young, author of "The Shack" live in Seattle and Portland May 16th...
April 11, 2015
THE SHACK’s Wm. Paul Young: Where’s God When…
Where's God in the midst of loss and suffering? How do we find hope and...
January 09, 2015
Charlie Hebdo: Comedy as an Act of Courage
I love Jon Stewart. I mean, like "maybe jump the fence" love him. His presence...
January 06, 2015
Ryan Bell: Adventist to Atheist…Really?
Seventh Day Adventist pastor Ryan Bell spent a year intentionally living as an atheist and...
December 30, 2014
25 Christian Blogs You Should Be Reading (2014 Readers’ Choice)
Welcome to the annual "Blogs you should be reading" blog! If your New Year's resolution...
October 20, 2014
Los Angeles Has Been postChristian-ized
It's official: the postChristian tour has left it's mark on the City of Angels. We...
October 13, 2014
How Others View Christianity (#postChristian book tour trailer)
Here's a video Gregg Brekke (SixView Studios) and I put together for the postChristian book...
September 06, 2014
Reconcile: An Interview with John Paul Lederach
I’ve had the chance to speak with author and international peace activist John Paul Lederach...
April 28, 2014
Church Sues State for Marriage Equality
Never before has a major Christian denomination sued state government in the United States over...
April 17, 2014
Blood Doctrine: Prologue
A video reading of the prologue from BLOOD DOCTRINE, my debut novel, coming out May...
April 15, 2014
How Do I Get My Book Published?
There's self-publishing, and there are the big, traditional publishing houses. But what about a third...
February 10, 2014
Will Corporate America Normalize Gay Marriage?
There was quite a fuss about Coca Cola airing a commercial during the Super Bowl...
January 29, 2014
Why the Grammys’ “Macklemore Weddings” Were a Good Thing
Lots of folks have been chattering about the mass wedding that took place in the...
December 25, 2013
Blood Doctrine Gets Childish (Video)
My kids put me through the wringer for asking people to support my novel, BLOOD...
December 21, 2013
My One (and Only) Duck Dynasty Post
I've never watched "Duck Dynasty." I didn't even know Phil Robertson's name until the whole...
December 18, 2013
Five Ways to De-Commercialize Christmas
We've created a Christmas monster: a grotesque assemblage of pagan, Christian and capitalist symbolism into...
December 16, 2013
Beer and Hymns Invades the Local News
Here's a video and a short story on our most recent Beer and Hymns event...
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