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Foundations of Critical Theory: An Interview with Neil Shenvi and Pat Sawyer

TSR interviews Neil Shenvi and Pat Sawyer about the foundations of Critical Theory. Come join The Socially Remote. In this episode, we begin a two-part interview with Neil Shenvi (@NeilShenvi) and Pat Sawyer (@RealPatSawyer) about Critical Theory. The first portion of the interview is primarily about defining and understanding Critical Theory, which is at the…

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First Peter

TSR walks through the entire book of 1 Peter in under an hour. Come join The Socially Remote! In this episode, we flesh out our conviction that the Word of God is “living and active . . . piercing to the division of soul and of spirit” (Hebrews 4:12). We believe that the Word of…

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Discipleship – Doctrine in Community

TSR talks discipleship through the lens of doctrine lived out in community. Come join The Socially Remote! In this episode, we continue our discussion about discipleship by getting practical. We talk about our need to be invested in the church as a crucial part of our growth as disciples of Jesus. We also talk about…

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Discipleship

TSR talks de-conversion and what role the church and individuals play in Christian discipleship. Come join The Socially Remote! In this episode, we discuss some recent de-conversion stories and use them as a springboard to explore both the corporate and individual responsibilities regarding Christian discipleship. We conclude that, corporately, the church needs to be focusing…

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The Relational God

TSR talks about how our relationships were created by God to reflect His character. Come join The Socially Remote! In this episode, we briefly discuss the writing and publishing process for Steven’s book, The Relational God. The book then becomes a springboard for a conversation about our identities as children, spouses, siblings, and parents. We…

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BONUS: The Dark Side of Social Media

TSR talks social media, freedom of speech, and whether platforms should be regulated. The Socially Remote continues their conversation with Grumpy Dan by discussing freedom of speech and whether social media has an obligation to regulate content. And then, one week later, Twitter censors Trump! Come listen to our conversation about the dark side of…

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Social Media and the Ekklesia

TSR talks social media, cultural engagement, and the church. Come join The Socially Remote! We continue our discussion of social media with guest Grumpy Dan from the Deck the Hallmark podcast. He pushes back a bit against our views on social media and suggests it can be a tool for meaningfully engaging with others. We…

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COVID-19: Hitting the Reset Button

Introduction In Episode 2 of The Socially Remote (TSR), David mentioned that we can’t forget that we’re living through history. This came on the heels of his reminder in Episode 1 to not lose a lesson. I’ve been thinking about what this means for our family. Undoubtedly, the COVID-19 pandemic has effected people in very…

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