Plastic Faith Podcast

Plastic Faith Podcast
This podcast takes an extremely unique approach to addressing questions within Christianity and life in general. Join hosts Nick Fike and Leighton Dubbeld as they dive deep into tough questions and address an array of topics.

S2 Episode 025 - The Lauren Daigle Drama… is she even a Christian?
Jan 25 • 45 min
In this episode we discuss how Christians should approach the topic of homosexuality.
S2 Episode 024 - Did John Chau have a mental illness that the church created?
Dec 17, 2018 • 56 min
In this episode, Nick and Leighton dive into the conversation that has been plaguing the Christian community for the last couple of weeks. John Chau was a missionary to a remote island called the North Sentinel Island where there is a people group t…
S2 Episode 023 - Trust us, we are the experts with over 50 combined years of life experience
Dec 2, 2018 • 56 min
In this episode, Nick and Leighton make their comeback with humor but poignant conversation. This episode tracks heavily towards politics with lots of stuff in between. Is social media making us feel more important than what we might actually be? So…
S2 Episode 022 (Season 2 trailer) Where did we go? Find out what is coming with PFP
Oct 29, 2018 • 40 min
The future is bright
021 - We have no idea what to call this one…enjoy!
Mar 25, 2018 • 44 min
On this episode we jump around a bit as we get back into the swing of things.
020- Has the church in America been ruined?
Feb 26, 2018 • 80 min
Episode 020- Has the church in America been ruined?
019 - Is it a sin to listen to bad music and watch bad shows?
Feb 20, 2018 • 74 min
On this episode we discuss anti conformity, the christian music industry, whether or not we should
018- Why are Christians so fat? An episode on obesity and double standards within the church
Jan 27, 2018 • 43 min
In this episode, Nick and Leighton discuss some very hot button topics about being “fat” and being a Christian. Obviously the church does a poor job at teaching the fallacies of gluttony but are we just being too insensitive? The church as a whole p…
017 - Is it ok for a Christian to have doubt? Many stay away from this touchy subject
Jan 11, 2018 • 61 min
016 - Is it ok to lie to your kids about santa? And a guest appearance from Ebenezer Scrooge!
Dec 23, 2017 • 49 min
In this episode we talk about the common lie told to children. The lie that Santa is real! We also discuss how Christians should be generous, but also how we should approach giving money to beggars with great care in order to have the best impact on…
015- What is true worship? Special Guest Todd Holloway (full-time worship pastor) weighs in on the subject
Dec 10, 2017 • 52 min
What is the right kind of worship music? Should worship be as heavily debated in the church as it is? In this episode, Nick and Leighton discuss their opinions on what they prefer when it comes to worship music. Special Guest Todd Holloway (Worship …
014 - Nicks trashy personality, and is it ok to show your ta ta’s? An episode on Modesty
Dec 2, 2017 • 51 min
In this episode, Nick and Leighton discuss several issues with modesty in the church. Can a good Christian young lady wear yoga pants and not have to feel like a sex object? They discuss how they have recognized women objectify themselves just as mu…
013- Thanksgiving…how the indians helped the penguins, and materialism
Nov 25, 2017 • 50 min
On this episode we talk about thanksgiving, Black Friday, and include some humor unintentionally. Enjoy!
012- Those awkward talks with dad. Did God create “the one” for you?
Nov 18, 2017 • 59 min
In this episode, Nick and Leighton discuss several topics on the discussion of love. Can you have a soulmate? Did God create someone specifically for you? Also, Nick shares a story that happened this week where he was able to introduce someone to Ch…
011- Tattoos, Alcohol, and Cursing…Can you be a Christian and do these things?
Nov 11, 2017 • 66 min
In this episode we discuss the gray areas of the Christian faith. We discuss drinking, getting tattoos, and cursing.
010- Premarital sex: Is it actually a sin? Also, what is river boat gambling and why is it in a podcast?
Nov 4, 2017 • 61 min
In this episode, Nick and Leighton talk about the dangers of premarital sex. Is it even a sin? Sex seems to get the cold shoulder in the christian community. They discuss why they think that is as well and talk about the psychology of sex.
009- Money and the church… Sounds aggressive
Oct 28, 2017 • 58 min
In this episode, Nick discusses some recent frustrations with the church. The topic of money comes up and Leighton takes a very interesting approach on how to view God’s interactions with us. Somehow, the guys find their way back to the discussion o…
008- Mental Illness: An episode that discusses the issues on how the church handles the subject
Oct 21, 2017 • 45 min
Episode 008- Mental Illness, Spiritual Warfare, and Troubled Minds
007 - James Bond, Friendship, Accountability and Porn… Porn? Uh Oh.
Oct 14, 2017 • 47 min
In this episode, Nick and Leighton discuss lots of stories that they created while growing up. Believe it or not, they have not always liked each other. Sam Roberson makes a guest appearance just to add to the madness. The discussion of porn comes u…
006 - “The Holy Spirit is my diesel”…an episode on SIN.
Oct 7, 2017 • 70 min
Episode 006 - “The Holy Spirit is my diesel”…an episode on SIN.
005- Calvinism vs. Arminianism… Not that again. What happens when someone gets saved?
Sep 30, 2017 • 77 min
In this episode, the topics of deep theological debate arise: Calvinism vs. Arminianism. However, there is an interesting spin on this episode. Mathew Harshbarger (great friend and theological genius) discusses with the guys what it looks like when …
004- Millennials and Prayer: Do those two words even go together?
Sep 23, 2017 • 74 min
Millennials and Prayer
003 - Racism and Politics: Nick and Leighton address several issues within the American culture
Sep 16, 2017 • 49 min
This episode of the Plastic Faith Podcast talks about a Christian response to a few issues that are too prevalent in todays culture. How should we approach racism? How should we approach politics? Listen to this episode to hear us work through those…
002 - How should we interpret scripture in this day and age?
Sep 9, 2017 • 59 min
In this episode we had the privilege to sit down with David Duncombe. David was Nick and Leighton’s bible teacher throughout high school. Listen as they pick his brain on interpretation of scripture, inerrancy of scripture, and on a few other topics…
001- Why did we decide to start this podcast and what will it be about? What even is “plastic faith” anyways?
Sep 1, 2017 • 27 min
This episode dives into the whole reason that Nick and Leighton decided to start this podcast. Why did we decide to start this podcast? What are some of our foundational beliefs? How did being raised in a Christian home affect our opinions and belie…
Jul 12, 2017 • 1 min
This episode is just a short summary of the reason Nick and Leighton decided to start the Plastic Faith Podcast. Hopefully you decide to subscribe to the channel and stay tuned for the first real episodes to be released September 2, 2017.