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  • Ep. 1- Above The Paygrade: Wombs For Rent?

    Jennifer Lahl of the Center for Bioethics and Culture talks about her new documentary, “Breeders: A New Subclass of Women?” and the moral, legal, and cultural problems of surrogacy.

  • Ep. 1- Spindle: “We’re Back!”

    Brian and Jay banter about their Christmas hiatus, our sometimes desire to send our infants on a plane alone, and changes to the show for the new season!

  • Ep. 5- Hosting an Open House Happy Hour

    Jay and his wife Molly have had the tradition for the last year of hosting an open house happy hour. Any and all of their friends are invited over to hang out over homemade chips, salsa and margaritas. Jay and Molly walk through the recipes as Brian stands around enjoy the fruits of their labor.

  • Ep. 3: Chris Taylor on Failures, Art and Success in the Journey

    CCM rock icon and visual artist Chris Taylor has released over 27 albums, worked with Dave Stewart of The Eurythmics, Matt Slocum of Sixpence None The Richer, and Vigilantes of Love just to name a few. He’s an artist that would draw on his kids if they stood still long enough. He joins Brian and Jay to talk about art, faith, music, fame and finding joy in failure and success in the journey.

  • Ep. 3: A Story of (Big, Nasty!) Poo

    Jay regales a tale of (big nasty!) poo and his toddler in a coffee shop

  • Ep. 3: Translations, Gmail Privacy, Uber NFL and Guns

    Brian and Jay read dramatize science translations, Jay brings up a consumerism in the church article and talks about the need for living an upright life in context of Google’s privacy feelings. Brian brings up NFL employee problems and Uber’s solution and passes on a word to gun owners who feel the need to open carry to prove a point.

  • Ep. 2: Brian Godawa on Myth and Horror

    Hollywood screenwriter and author Brian Godawa joins Brian and Jay to talk about myth in Christianity and Christian horror in his controversial new book: Myth Became Fact: Storytelling, Imagination, and Apologetics in the Bible. (part 1) http://www.amazon.com/Myth-Became-Fact-Storytelling-Imagination/dp/0985930969

  • Ep. 2: A Toast to Robert Farrar Capon

    Brian and Jay toast a celebrated life of food, theology and a full Christian faith of celebrated author and Episcopal priest, Father Robert Farrar Capon (pronounced CAY-pun) (1925-2013) who passed on last week by reading a couple favorite selections from his book: The Supper of The Lamb: A Culinary Reflection. http://www.amazon.com/The-Supper-Lamb-Reflection-Paperbacks/dp/0375760563  

  • Ep. 2: Tim Tebow, Transforming Culture & The Great Syrian Fizzle

    Jay gets really Christian on the show and talks about a Jared Wilson article about Tim Tebow maybe not being needed to advance the cause of Christ. Brian bounces off that with some thoughts regarding Carl Truman telling Christians to give up on transforming culture. Finally, Jay asks Brian for his opinion on Syria.

  • Ep. 1: Virtue and Value

    Season 2 Premiere of Dead Reckoning: Bouncing off of Miley Cyrus, Brian and Jay talk about raising your kids with virtues and value found outside of themselves.

  • Ep. 1: Jim Campbell, Alliance Defending Freedom

    Season 2 Premiere of Dead Reckoning: Jim Campbell joins Jay and Brian to discuss the ramifications of a recent decision on a legal case in New Mexico that could have a significant ripple effect on religious freedom around the United States.

  • Ep. 1: Miley Cyrus, Billy Corgan and Truth

    Season 2 Premiere of Dead Reckoning: Jay decides to compare Miley and Lady Gaga’s performance arts and Brian discusses Billy Corgan’s comments recently declaring that Jesus needs better music.