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The RELEVANT Podcast

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Rank #133 in Christianity category

Comedy
Religion & Spirituality
Christianity
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Join the team behind RELEVANT Magazine every Tuesday and Friday. Tackling the intersection of faith and culture like no one else — all with a hilarious twist! Sometimes poignant, sometimes random, and sometimes a little bit secular. Each episode includes thought-provoking interviews with leaders, influencers, and artists you don't want to miss.

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Join the team behind RELEVANT Magazine every Tuesday and Friday. Tackling the intersection of faith and culture like no one else — all with a hilarious twist! Sometimes poignant, sometimes random, and sometimes a little bit secular. Each episode includes thought-provoking interviews with leaders, influencers, and artists you don't want to miss.

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Love this show

By AmyC☺️ - May 13 2020
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So happy Cameron is back! Love the new crew! And happy Jesse is still on too 🤗

We want TYLER!

By JayDH2 - May 01 2020
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Great pod and fantastic spiritual discussions. But we miss Tyler 😥

iTunes Ratings

2614 Ratings
Average Ratings
2262
143
62
43
104

Love this show

By AmyC☺️ - May 13 2020
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So happy Cameron is back! Love the new crew! And happy Jesse is still on too 🤗

We want TYLER!

By JayDH2 - May 01 2020
Read more
Great pod and fantastic spiritual discussions. But we miss Tyler 😥
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The RELEVANT Podcast

Latest release on Jul 10, 2020

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Join the team behind RELEVANT Magazine every Tuesday and Friday. Tackling the intersection of faith and culture like no one else — all with a hilarious twist! Sometimes poignant, sometimes random, and sometimes a little bit secular. Each episode includes thought-provoking interviews with leaders, influencers, and artists you don't want to miss.

Rank #1: Episode 799: Jamie Ivey and Derek Minor Join the Cast

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The new era of the podcast kicks off as author/podcaster Jamie Ivey and artist/producer Derek Minor join the cast, along with Cameron and Jesse. The crew talks quarantine, online church, movie theaters and of course, Golden Corral. And you won't want to miss Cameron grilling the new cast members with some memorable get-to-know-you questions.

Apr 24 2020

1hr 14mins

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Rank #2: Episode 798: Raymond Chang and Dr. Michelle Reyes

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Ray Chang and Dr. Michelle Reyes of the Asian-American Christian Collaborative join us to talk about how churches can combat anti-Asian racism during the coronavirus pandemic. Also, the gang discusses weird nicknames and the future of Quibi. And finally, Cameron joins us to talk about the future of RELEVANT.

Apr 17 2020

1hr 17mins

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Rank #3: Episode 773: Echosmith

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Propaganda returns as a special guest host as we discuss Timothée Chalamet’s Bob Dylan biopic, the Babylon Bee/CNN feud, the upcoming Christian movie industry send-up Faith Based and a lot more.

Plus, we talk with Echosmith singer Sydney Sierota about their new album Lonely Generation.

Jan 10 2020

1hr 24mins

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Rank #4: Episode 734: Jon Foreman

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On today’s show, Switchfoot frontman Jon Foreman joins us to talk about the stirring op-ed he wrote for RELEVANT on how Christians should respond to the gun violence epidemic. The gang also discusses what happens when high-profile leaders wrestle with doubt, the new Terrence Malick religious war film, hears Lauren Daigle’s take on a worship classic and we take your questions!

EPISODE MUSIC:

1.VÉRITÉ, "Ocean"

2.Brother Sundance, "Monsters (feat. Ella Boh)"

3.Becca VanDerbeck, Matt Heath & Noel Goff, "Summertime"

4.SHAED, "Thunder"

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Aug 16 2019

1hr 32mins

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Rank #5: Episode 730: Hillsong Worship’s Brooke Ligertwood

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On today’s show, Hillsong Worship’s Brooke Ligertwood tells us about their brand-new single “King of Kings.” Also, Jamie Ivey and Annie join us as we discuss the new releases from NF and Chance the Rapper, learn about the new law that could make sharing memes a $15,000 offense, break down the upcoming Netflix docuseries about the National Prayer Breakfast, take your questions and a lot more!

Aug 02 2019

1hr 16mins

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Rank #6: Episode 736: Jeremy and Audrey Roloff

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On today’s show, we talk with Jeremy and Audrey Roloff about their new book A Love Letter Life and the misconceptions many Christians have about dating and marriage.  The gang also discusses the feud between The Babylon Bee and Snopes, hears the new single from Social Club Misfits, learns about Nate Bargatze’s new sitcom, takes your questions and a lot more!

Aug 23 2019

1hr 34mins

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Rank #7: Episode 743: Malcolm Gladwell

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On the latest podcast, author and podcaster Malcolm Gladwell explains how a teaching of Jesus can help us solve some of the world’s biggest problems. Also, the editorial team walks through the brand-new issue of RELEVANT that's out now!

We also discuss why Christian college students can become disillusioned with faith, why you should never make a big decision while hungry, hear the most common complaint young people tell their therapists, plus your feedback and a lot more!

EPISODE MUSIC

1.Influence Music & Michael Ketterer, "Rebels"

2.SHAED, "Thunder"

3.Joywave, "Obsession"

4.Gavin Haley & Ella Vos, "The Way I Am"

5.Frankie Cosmos, "So Blue"

Sep 17 2019

1hr 17mins

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Rank #8: Called Episode 1: Soul Care with John Mark Comer

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On the debut episode of Called, we’re joined by pastor and author John Mark Comer who addresses practical ways that ministry leaders can develop positive mental health practices. Our panel of church leaders also discusses why it’s so important to keep mental health a priority, how churches can better equip pastors and leaders when it comes to soul care and answer your questions on the topic.

Each week on the show, we’ll be tackling issues that people in ministry deal with every day. From the place of worship in the Church and protecting our leaders’ marriages, to looking at the art of the sermon, navigating politics in the pulpit and a ton more, every episode will feature deep conversations about the issues that matter to pastors and leaders.

Sep 20 2019

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Rank #9: Episode 732: Mat Kearney

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On today’s show, we talk with Mat Kearney about his new EP, City of Black and White Revisited. The gang also discusses Lauren Daigle’s record-breaking week, hears how Chance the Rapper's wife changed his life and his faith, listens to a conversation between Pastor Levi Lusko and Yves Saint Laurent North America President Brant Cryder, plus, we take your questions and a lot more.

FEATURED MUSIC: Elevation Worship's "See a Victory". Check it out at elevationworship.com/music/see-a-victory/

Aug 09 2019

1hr 21mins

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Rank #10: Episode 770: Greta Gerwig

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On today’s podcast, we talk with filmmaker Greta Gerwig about her acclaimed new film Little Women and why the classic story holds up so well. Also, we play a special end-of-year game, discuss Kanye’s Christmas release, the upcoming Aretha Franklin biopic and a lot more!

Dec 27 2019

1hr 14mins

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Rank #11: Episode 797: Ashlee Eiland

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On today's podcast, Ashlee Eiland joins to talk about her new book, '(Human)kind'. Also, the gang basks in the wisdom of the Steak-umm Twitter account, discuss the online activities of Jerry Falwell Jr., speculate on how Nik Wallenda is handling quarantine and much more!

Apr 10 2020

1hr 3mins

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Rank #12: Episode 739: Jen Hatmaker

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On today’s podcast, author, speaker and podcaster Jen Hatmaker joins us to discuss the importance of finding truth in a world obsessed with fake news and political agenda, and how to have conversations with people we disagree with.

The gang also listens to an inspirational Popeyes sermon, hears your most awkward celebrity encounters, discusses AI’s role in ministry, debates the merits of vanity license plates and a lot more!

EPISODE MUSIC

1.Alessia Cara, "October"

2.Social Club Misfits, "Believe"

3.Phantogram, "Mister Impossible"

4.Fitz & the Tantrums, "I Just Wanna Shine"

Sep 03 2019

1hr 18mins

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Rank #13: Episode 755: Judah Smith and Kasi Lemmons

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On today’s show, pastor and author Judah Smith joins us to talk about the heart behind a new feature on the Churchome Global app called “Guided Prayers.”

Also, Kasi Lemmons, the director of the new Harriet Tubman biopic Harriet discusses the faith of the American icon. Plus, your Halloween costume ideas, some spooktacular slices and a lot more!

Oct 29 2019

1hr 14mins

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Rank #14: Episode 762: Bethel Music’s Dante Bowe

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On today’s show, we talk with Amanda Tyler, the executive director of the Baptist Joint Committee for Religious Liberty and founder of Christians Against Christian Nationalism, about the dangerous rise of Christian nationalism. Plus Bethel Music worship leader and songwriter Dante Bowe, joins us to talk about the stories behind some of his breakout songs.

Nov 22 2019

1hr 10mins

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Rank #15: Episode 737: Greg Laurie

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On today’s show, we talk with evangelist and author Greg Laurie about the SoCal Harvest Crusade and his new book about the spiritual legacy of Johnny Cash. The gang also hears the joke that was (somehow) voted the funniest one-liner of 2019, discusses why so many Christians don’t have close relationships with people in their churches, learns about a judge’s solution for some creative justice, hears your feedback and a lot more!

EPISODE MUSIC

1.Sampa the Great, "Freedom"

2.Barrie, "Clovers"

3.Surfaces, "Keep It Gold"

4.Stevie Wonder, "Sir Duke"

Aug 27 2019

1hr 23mins

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Rank #16: Episode 754: The Gray Havens

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On today’s podcast, we talk with The Gray Havens about their latest singles and how the Inklings inspire their unique brand of folk-pop. We also discuss Johnnyswim’s new reality show, Kesha’s takedown of the toxic Christian patriarchy, the end of mewithoutYou and a lot more!

Oct 25 2019

1hr 15mins

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Rank #17: Episode 717: Tim Tebow

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On the latest podcast, we talk with Tim Tebow about the film he’s executive produced called Run the Race and why he thinks faith-based movies are getting better. We also learn why millennials are “afraid” to take lunch breaks, discuss the accusations that the lyric site Genius has lobbed at Google, find out about an Irish island that is begging Americans to move there and a lot more!

Jun 18 2019

1hr 18mins

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Episode 810: N.T. Wright and Hillsong Young & Free

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This week, internationally respected theologian N.T. Wright joins us to talk about faith during the pandemic, offering insight for all of us. Then, Hillsong Young & Free tells us about their 2020 plans— and what it's like disrupting the genre of worship music. Plus, Slices, and you won’t want to miss the summer Meet the Cast segment at the end of the show.

Jul 10 2020

1hr 38mins

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Episode 809: David Oyelowo and Brooke Ligertwood

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This week, actor and producer David Oyelowo joins us to talk about being a black immigrant in America during this time, his disappointment in the Church's lack of leadership on racism, and what genuine repentance would look like for the future. Also, Hillsong’s Brooke Ligertwood joins us to talk about worship and quarantine. Plus, we have our annual July 4 game -- INDIE ROCK BAND OR FIREWORK? Don’t miss it!

Jul 09 2020

1hr 30mins

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Episode 808: Johnnyswim

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This week, Abner and Amanda from Johnnyswim join us to talk about their quarantine project "Songs with Strangers,” as well as their upcoming TV shows. Plus, the cast tackles all the important news of the week, and you tell us your best prank stories.

Jun 26 2020

1hr 30mins

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Episode 807: Bryce Dallas Howard and Colony House

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This week, movie star and filmmaker Bryce Dallas Howard joins us to talk about her new documentary, 'Dads,' which releases on Father's Day. Plus, Colony House debuts their new single and talks about the responsibility of bands during an era of quarantine and societal unrest. And yes, we talk about the Louie Giglio/Lecrae fiasco. At length. (And a lot more!)

Jun 19 2020

1hr 28mins

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Episode 806: Tauren Wells and Marty from Social Club Misfits

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On this week's episode, we talk to worship leader/artist Tauren Wells and Marty from hip-hop group Social Club Misfits. Obviously, the cast talks about the important current news as well, then we bring Slices, and you tell us how you're doing. It's the whole spectrum!

Jun 12 2020

1hr 23mins

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Episode 805: Maverick City Music and Propaganda

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Today's episode is a little different, given everything going on in our country. Artist and activist Propaganda joins us for a compelling discussion about George Floyd, the national protests and where we go from here. And don't miss Maverick City Music, who join us to talk about their new project, their unique approach to creating worship music and intentionality around diversity. It's an episode you definitely don't want to miss.

Jun 05 2020

1hr 10mins

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Episode 804: Kristen Bell and Josh Gad

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On this episode, Kristen Bell and Josh Gad — stars and co-creators of the new Apple+ animated series 'Central Park' — join us. People. Princess Anna and Olaff are ON THE PODCAST. Plus, we bring on Carlos Whittaker to join us for a very real, and very powerful, conversation around the George Floyd killing. And yes, don't worry there are Slices and the usual funniness. This is literally the entire spectrum of our podcast — A-list guests, substance and nonsense.

May 29 2020

1hr 25mins

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Episode 803: Judah Smith, Chelsea Smith and Wande

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On this week's show, Churchome pastors Judah and Chelsea Smith join us to talk about doing church online, and what they see for the future of church after the quarantine. We also meet Wande, the first female artist signed to Reach Records, as she introduces us to her debut album. Plus, the cast talks pizza, Chuck E. Cheese, Methuselah — and we have a very special segment for all the new grads. 

May 22 2020

1hr 23mins

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Episode 802: Bob Goff and Dharius Daniels

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On this week's show, we check in with author/speaker/lawyer/world-changer Bob Goff to see how he's doing during quarantine, and we welcome Dr. Dharius Daniels to the RELEVANT podcast family. Also, the cast — which now includes Jamie Ivey and Derek Minor — talks about Ahmaud Arbery, Hailey Bieber, sermon lengths, and a lot more. Plus, we play a special game you won't want to miss!

May 15 2020

1hr 21mins

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Episode 801: Jen Hatmaker and Kim Walker-Smith

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On today's show, author and podcaster Jen Hatmaker joins us to talk about her new book, and worship artist Kim Walker-Smith brings us Jesus Culture's new album. Plus, our new cast (Jamie Ivey, Derek Minor, Cameron Strang and Jesse Carey) bring you the news you need to know, Tyler Huckabee brings the Hot List, and a lot more.

May 08 2020

1hr 20mins

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Episode 800: Steven Furtick and Elevation Worship

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This week, Elevation Worship's Chris Brown and pastor Steven Furtick join us for a conversation about getting through this pandemic season, what church will look like on the other side of lockdown and how they hope their new album will help shape the future of worship music. Plus, Tyler Huckabee brings the latest news, Jamie Ivey, Derek Minor, Jesse Carey and Cameron Strang talk aliens and the usual craziness, and a lot more you don't want to miss.

May 01 2020

1hr 3mins

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Episode 799: Jamie Ivey and Derek Minor Join the Cast

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The new era of the podcast kicks off as author/podcaster Jamie Ivey and artist/producer Derek Minor join the cast, along with Cameron and Jesse. The crew talks quarantine, online church, movie theaters and of course, Golden Corral. And you won't want to miss Cameron grilling the new cast members with some memorable get-to-know-you questions.

Apr 24 2020

1hr 14mins

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Episode 798: Raymond Chang and Dr. Michelle Reyes

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Ray Chang and Dr. Michelle Reyes of the Asian-American Christian Collaborative join us to talk about how churches can combat anti-Asian racism during the coronavirus pandemic. Also, the gang discusses weird nicknames and the future of Quibi. And finally, Cameron joins us to talk about the future of RELEVANT.

Apr 17 2020

1hr 17mins

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Episode 797: Ashlee Eiland

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On today's podcast, Ashlee Eiland joins to talk about her new book, '(Human)kind'. Also, the gang basks in the wisdom of the Steak-umm Twitter account, discuss the online activities of Jerry Falwell Jr., speculate on how Nik Wallenda is handling quarantine and much more!

Apr 10 2020

1hr 3mins

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Episode 796: GAWVI

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On this episode, we're joined by Christian rapper and producer GAWVI to talk about his upcoming album 'Heathen.' Also, we discuss the world of fanfic, weigh the merits of practicing archery, argue about the best emo band of the mid-00s and much, much more!

Apr 07 2020

1hr 10mins

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Episode 795: Lecrae

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On this episode, rapper-author-entrepreneur-multihyphenate Lecrae joins us to talk about his upcoming album 'Restoration' and give some practical tips for keeping your mental health up while socially distancing. Also, the gang breaks down the off-the-chain quarantine appeal of 'The Tiger King', debates the role of the government during a pandemic, casts an inevitable upcoming movie and much, much more.

Apr 03 2020

1hr 9mins

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Episode 794: Drew Holcomb

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On today's show, Drew Holcomb joins us to talk about his new series of cover songs and how it's supporting musicians who've been hit hard by the pandemic. Also, the gang discusses the ups and downs of working out at home, debate the merits of homemade bread, Jesse launches a campaign to get Oasis back together and much more!

Apr 01 2020

1hr 14mins

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Episode 793: David Kinnaman

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On today’s podcast, author and Barna Group president David Kinnaman joins us to discuss how the coronavirus pandemic could affect the future of the church. Plus, Propaganda joins us to discuss his love for “Tiger King”, Taylor Swift’s plan to give money to fans in need, his quarantine plans and a ton more!

Mar 27 2020

1hr 5mins

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Episode 792: Judah Smith

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On today’s podcast, we talk with Churchome pastor Judah Smith about how the Church can reach people during the coronavirus crisis. Plus, we give some new quarantine Netflix recommendations, discuss why so many millennials fact-check sermons and a lot more!

Mar 24 2020

1hr 10mins

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Episode 791: How One Church Is Providing Coronavirus Testing

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On today’s podcast, we talk with Layne Schranz from Church of the Highlands about how his megachurch is providing coronavirus testing for their community. Plus, we break down the viral worship parody “The Worship Song Song,” the court reversing its decision regarding Katy Perry and Christian rapper Flame, the 500-year-old Martin Luther quote that made the rounds this week and a lot more!

Mar 20 2020

1hr 20mins

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iTunes Ratings

2614 Ratings
Average Ratings
2262
143
62
43
104

Love this show

By AmyC☺️ - May 13 2020
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So happy Cameron is back! Love the new crew! And happy Jesse is still on too 🤗

We want TYLER!

By JayDH2 - May 01 2020
Read more
Great pod and fantastic spiritual discussions. But we miss Tyler 😥