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Episode 17: The Modern Self – An Interview with Dr. Carl Trueman, Pt. II

In this episode, TSR talks with Dr. Carl Trueman about his most recent book, The Rise and Triumph of the Modern Self. We look at some of the key historical figures who helped paved the way for our modern understanding of self and sexuality, and we discuss what the path forward might look like for the Christian church.

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The Modern Self: An Interview with Dr. Carl Trueman, Pt. II

TSR continues our discussion with Dr. Carl Trueman about his latest book. Come join The Socially Remote! In Part II of our discussion with Dr. Trueman about his most recent book, The Rise and Triumph of the Modern Self: Cultural Amnesia, Expressive Individualism, and the Road to Sexual Revolution, we look at some of the…

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Episode 16: The Modern Self – An Interview with Dr. Carl Trueman, Pt. I

In this episode, TSR talks with Dr. Carl Trueman about his most recent book, which looks at persons and events over the last 200 or so years that have led to a world where the phrase “I am a woman trapped in a man’s body” makes sense to a growing percentage of its population. Dr. Trueman (“Carl” to friends like us) defines several key terms and concepts in his book and sets the stage for the second half of our discussion, where we will look at some of the key historical players who have helped shaped modern self-identity and talk through how the church can speak to the increasingly secular and sexualized culture in which it finds itself.

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The Modern Self: An Interview with Dr. Carl Trueman, Pt. I

TSR sits down (via Zoom) with Dr. Carl Trueman to discuss his latest book, The Rise and Triumph of the Modern Self: Cultural Amnesia, Expressive Individualism, and the Road to Sexual Revolution. Come join The Socially Remote! In this episode, TSR talks with Dr. Carl Trueman about his most recent book, which looks at persons…

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The Christian and Politics

TSR discusses the Christian’s approach to politics. Come join The Socially Remote! In this episode, TSR discusses how the Christian should approach politics. We start by examining 1 Peter 2 and Romans 13. Then we use an article by the late J.I. Packer as a framework to discover that – when considering politics – Christians…

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Netflix’s The Social Dilemma – A Conversation

TSR discusses Netflix’s new documentary drama, The Social Dilemma. Come join The Socially Remote! In this episode, TSR discusses The Social Dilemma, a new Netflix original docu-drama. We introduce the topic by discussing the history and people behind the film, then we dive into the film’s strengths and weaknesses, some additional detail about how paid…

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Missions – Lessons from the Field

TSR continues our discussion with David and April McWhite about lessons they learned on the mission field that are applicable to all believers. Come join The Socially Remote! In this episode, TSR continues our discussion with David and April McWhite. The McWhites share lessons they learned while doing overseas missions. We talk about how the…

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Conversations with a Missionary

TSR discusses modern sentiment toward Christian missions and interviews two former missionaries. Come join The Socially Remote! You can read the long-form summary of this episode on our website, TheSociallyRemote.com. Legal Disclaimer: The views expressed on this podcast belong solely to the individuals expressing them and do not necessarily reflect the beliefs and opinions of…

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