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What if real, transformative faith is more like disruptive punk rock?
S01E46 How We Trigger Each Other
Apr 16 • 71 min
That’s What I hate about you?! Let’s be honest in human relationships were going to get on one another’s nerves. In this episode we talk about triggers, what triggers me about you? How we trigger each other. That’s right we ask a question… This is punk…
S01 Episode 45 Promises
Apr 9 • 80 min
I PROMISE, honestly how did those words feel when they hit your ears? How do we keep promises why do we break promises why do we make promises? We talk about all of it here on punk theology! Punk Theology is the loud, encouragingly troublesome,…
S01E44 Mosh of Life 1 Scars and Wounds
Apr 4 • 77 min
The Mosh of Life 1?! The MoL episodes are when the topic develops kind of on its own. Here on Punk Theology we value great questions over answers. One great question in our view is far more valuable than 10,000 answers. The question that comes up in the…
S01E43 Talkin About Violence
Mar 26 • 81 min
“(vi·o·lence) behavior involving physical force intended to hurt, damage, or kill someone or something.” bing,com And… the punks Talkin About Violence. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=46Oo28HXYzY the background punk tune in this episode
S01E42 Jeff Bettger of DRYBNZ Side B
Mar 19 • 56 min
Jeff and I sit down over beers and pizza at the Tin Dog Brewery in the South Park the neighborhood of Seattle Wa USA. We talk about 90 Pound Wuss, Suffering And The Hideous Thieves, Raft of dead Monkeys, Life, Jeff’s musical life as well as current…
S01E41 Jeff Bettger of 90 Pound Wuss
Mar 7 • 83 min
S01E41 Jeff Bettger of 90 Pound Wuss by Russ Shaw
Episode 40 ENERGY
Feb 20 • 78 min
Because what if the energy of punk rock is working to understanding conflict? Define energy…? The capacity for vigorous activity; available power. (Dictionary.com)”All natural and technological processes Proceed in such a way that the availability Of the…
S06E039 Peter Rollins on Punk Theology
Feb 12 • 103 min
Peter Rollins is a Northern Irish writer, public speaker, philosopher and theologian who has gained an international reputation for overturning traditional notions of religion. He joins 4 of the 6 punks over beers in an awesome tavern. Moving forward in…
S01E38 S.A.D. The Blues and Depression
Feb 1 • 73 min
The punks talk about S.A.D. the blues and depression. Derek shares a story about his own suffering and the season he is working through. Russ breaks his phobia when it comes to having no faith in medicine. Chuck is missing but Steve and John pick up the…
S01E37 Unselfishly Benevolent with Kyle Reynolds
Jan 27 • 88 min
Russ meets with Kyle Reynolds of the Union Gospel Mission’s Service Seattle. The largest organization in the Seattle area taking on the homeless crisis as well as boots on the ground for the opiate epidemic in our city. We raise questions like, is a sprit…
Triggered Season 1 Episode 36
Jan 23 • 62 min
The Shotgun Six talk about what gets em Triggered… nown and verb 3rd person present: triggers 1. cause (an event or situation) to happen or exist. 2. a device, as a lever, the pulling or pressing of which releases a detent or spring. 3. anything, as an…
S01E35 Inner Freedom Unlocked with Rev Wendy Wolf
Jan 16 • 83 min
Rev Wendy Wolf and I, Russ Shaw. Moving forward in 2018 bringing you more punk provoking conversations like this one. We ask, are we searching for something we already possess? Is real freedom and transformation Something we must learn? Does it come from…
S01E34 Punk Resolution 2018
Jan 9 • 47 min
2018 I time changes on the calender and… Do we not start to realize the grind in to what we really wanna belive? Russ speakin here, Since recovering from some of my craziness the New Year for me has always been a personal hopeful holiday but… Is it as…
S01E33 Christmas With Some Punks of Talk!
Dec 24, 2017 • 87 min
The Punk theology 2017 Christmas episode. Due to the magic of editing all seven punks are present! Ahh, well kind of. Russ asks some funny, light and serious questions about the Christmas holiday and what that was like for the punks growing up and the…
S01E32 #WokeAC Woke as Chuck
Dec 19, 2017 • 82 min
Punk theologist Chuck talks about his transformation over the last six months. Chuck lets listeners behind the curtain in to his journey of gettin woke! Woke, consciousness, enlightenment, revival and who could forget the amplified #WokeAF? What is the…
S01E31 #WOKEAF
Dec 11, 2017 • 52 min
Woke, consciousness, enlightenment, revival and who could forget the amplified WokeAF? What is the big idea when we are talking about consciousness? And is consciousness another way of judging others or saying, we are better or more awake than the other…
S01E030 Amy and Seth Taylor Part 2 of 2
Dec 5, 2017 • 69 min
Part 2 of 2 Punk Theologies round table of nine people including special guests Amy and Seth Taylor. Questions that come up… Where is the line between science and faith? Do emo triggers expose our levels of trust? And how do we trust between the objective…
S01E29 Amy and Seth Part 1 of 2
Nov 28, 2017 • 55 min
Punk Theology’s round table of nine people including special guests Amy and Seth Taylor. Questions that come up… Where is the line between science and faith? Do emo triggers expose our levels of trust? And how do we trust between the objective and…
Episode 28 Plannys Spiders and Bees
Nov 14, 2017 • 51 min
Are the plannys becoming the new outcasts? Is there a hunger and thirst for organic natural growing life in a social organization such as a church or team> Are the organized people part of the problem? And what the heck does a spider-Bee fight have to do…
S01E27 The Lies
Nov 6, 2017 • 74 min
Truth and lies. When is it OK to tell a lie? Is it ever OK to keep a dirty little secret? When do lies protect and when do lies destroy? Last week, the truth this week we talk about the lies on a wonderful podcast who’s website is punktheology.com
Episode 26 The Truth?!
Oct 30, 2017 • 62 min
Punk Theology asks, what do we really want when we say “I want the truth”? Is truth fluid? Is truth static? Is truth always hard like gravity? Is “the truth” in relationships objectively subjective? Inspired in part by a podcaster here in the Seattle area…
S01E25 Readiness
Oct 9, 2017 • 77 min
Are you ready? In episode 25 we talk about readiness and what it means to change our position. Or move from one place to another. Yes, either physically and or metaphorically.
S01E24 HACK THE M word! With Jim H.
Sep 29, 2017 • 104 min
Hack the M word? The M word stands for “ministry” a trigger word for a lot of us for sure. But can we admit that feeding the homeless helping people gain freedom from life choking addictions are a good thing? What does it mean to hack the ministry? Well,…
S01E23 Rigidity and Flexibility
Sep 25, 2017 • 71 min
In this episode we discuss a blog post Derek made a few weeks back on Rigidity. It seems that as many people age, they lose the ability to see things from multiple perspectives and become more rigid in their beliefs. Is that inevitable? And is that even a…
S01E22 Friends with John Bissell
Sep 19, 2017 • 70 min
An examination of friendships in the postmodern 21st-century. What is real friendship? Does friendship move to the next level when one shares their struggles, suffering or tragedy? Oh but don’t force it, don’t wanna scare that person away? Are we afraid…
Episode 21 Preservation
Sep 11, 2017 • 65 min
Preservation is necessary when keeping protecting or conserving something valuable but… What happens when we try and preserve something that may no longer need preserving? Or what if we preserve it too much like a jam that turns to paste or beef jerky…
S01E20 THE LAWS Derek and John Bissell Interview
Sep 6, 2017 • 72 min
In Derek’s first one-on-one interview he discusses the Philosophy of Law with his friend John B. They discuss their backgrounds in dealing with laws. They commiserate about the legal illiteracy commonly found among most Americans. There is an analysis of…
Episode 19 Going Through Stages
Sep 1, 2017 • 61 min
Episode 19 going through stages. Going through changes or stages in life is part of fuckin growing up or maturity. There’s a saying in the Bible that the last will be first on the first will be last. What does that mean when it comes to our personal…
Season 1 E18 ANGER
Aug 25, 2017 • 98 min
Does anger have the power to take control of one’s life? Is anger always a negative thing? Is anger like fuel for a different kind of fire? The six of us reflect on our own relationships with anger and how it’s working itself out in real life in real…
S01E17 A Church Interrupted Me With Dan Hazen
Aug 18, 2017 • 68 min
Episode 17 The Church that interrupted me. Is there value in the religious systems and institutions in the 21st-century? In around 2003 A religious institution known as Allen Creek Community Church interrupted my (Russ Shaw’s) misfit heart during a dim,…
S01 Episode 16 Shame, Guilt, Humiliation, and Embarrassment
Aug 14, 2017 • 59 min
There are different feelings and energies around words like shame and embarrassment right? How much of how we process shame has to do with the fact that we don’t like to talk about it out loud? Does the self talk we all engage in behind our own eyes make…
S01 Episode 15 How Does One Define Salvation?
Aug 9, 2017 • 62 min
So… Who is saved? In Christian circles there seems to be a lot of energy swirling around ‘getting saved’, right? In a ‘postmodern’ what some are calling ‘post truth’ world how do we define this word salvation? And would love for you to join the…
S01 Episode 14 Why You Wanna Belive ____?
Aug 1, 2017 • 86 min
How we were raised, social norms and things we were pushed into believing. We ask the burning question; “why do you want to believe_____?” And if someone likes Justin Bieber, fidget spinners, Snapchat or Mormonism. Why would you want to Yuck their Yum?…
S01 Episode 13 So how do you define “Organic”?
Jul 25, 2017 • 76 min
So define “Organic”?. A Tide Sex story? Steve, Arthur, Derek our awesome punk guest Conner and I, Russ ask, What are spiritually Organic Movements? Send us an Email at PunkTheologyPodcast@Gmail.com come see us at PunkTheology.com
S01 Episode 12 Sports?!
Jul 19, 2017 • 52 min
If a Talk Radio kind of podcast could be like punk rock? The Fearsome foursome Steve, Chuck, Derek and I, Russ ask that old burning question… What in the wide wide, wide of sports is going on around here?Spirit and the Egotistical…? See the world in…
Episode 11 Is There Meaning in Nihilism? (Part 2 0f 2)
Jul 12, 2017 • 68 min
This one goes to 11! John, Arthur, Steve, Chuck, Derek and I, Russ ask; is a bit of nihilism a healthy thing? Or does it lead to depression and reckless living? And what is positive or humorous nihilism? If we get away from seeing meaning in everything…
Episode 10 Is There Meaning in Nihilism? (Part 1 0f 2)
Jul 8, 2017 • 67 min
Episode 10 Is There Meaning in Nihilism? (Part 1 0f 2) John, Arthur, Steve, Chuck, Derek and I, Russ ask; is a bit of nihilism a healthy thing? Or does it lead to depression and reckless living? And what is positive or humorous nihilism? If we get away…
Dealing with our S@*T (part 2) S*%T Management!?
Jun 30, 2017 • 122 min
Episode 9 This weeks Punk Theology Podcast Joined by Seth Taylor the Writer, Speaker, Thinker and Life Coach! John, Arthur, Steve, Chuck, Derek and I, Russ are back on the topic of one dealing with ones shit. Calling it, Dealing with our Shit (part 2)…
S01E08 Makeing Peace… No Joke
Jun 19, 2017 • 54 min
Make love not war, give peace a chance, can’t we all just get along? We’ve all heard these terms but can human beings really make peace? My one on one guest Jim Henderson explores this and the practices it takes for humans to stay in the room with…
S01E07 Is your Ego Your Amigo?
Jun 10, 2017 • 74 min
Steve brings up a good question about the Ego. Had me reflecting on this question? Is your ego your friend? Or as I once heard in a recovery group “Russ your Ego is not your Amigo!” then later “Don’t you know the spirit and the flesh are at war inside…
S01 Episode6 Mystical Disruption
Jun 6, 2017 • 59 min
Art, cultural peace and all that gives life. Isn’t Transformational faith punk!? Doesn’t having faith mean you want something and you’re willing to step out into the unknown to get it? So, wait, is it true that we don’t achieve a relationship at a certain…
S01E05 Who’s Crutches?
May 26, 2017 • 55 min
We start out by examining an accusation. Are people like us sad and/or angry? Is it the whole deconstruct reconstruct phenomenon a way of grabbing just another set of crutches? And religion has been popularly described as a crutch. But aren’t there are…
S01E04 Chris Cornell Depression, Suicide and Hope
May 20, 2017 • 47 min
Episode four season one. Chris Cornell depression, suicide and the question is raised can healthier relationships interrupt ones dark passenger? What does HOPE feel like?
S01E03 In Dealing With Ones Own S__t
May 16, 2017 • 81 min
An Episode on Dealing With Ones Own S__t! Punk rock I believe was birthed out of questioning the mystery. The brokenness, joy, pleasure and pain of this life pouring out into this colorful avant-garde there’s no “right” way music… Is it the same when…
S01E02 Authentic Male Relationships? Part 2 of 2
May 12, 2017 • 67 min
Season one episode two conversations… Can men really have authentic conversations in relationship? This is part two of 2 A conversation started in the previous episode. “Introducing them punks”. But it also hopefully helps answer that question. Can men…
S01E01 Intro Them Punks!
May 11, 2017 • 59 min
The Punk Theology Podcast! The loud, encouragingly troublesome, rebellious, colorful artistry of what one really, actually believes. Intro of the Punk Panel… Authur, Chuck, John, Derek, Steven and host Russ Shaw. In a world of people addicted to some…