Punk Theology

Punk Theology

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What if real, transformative faith is more like disruptive punk rock?


S04 Kicking off! Kids, Mushrooms and Emotions
Oct 23 • 50 min
Punk Theology kicks off season four and in a very punk rock kind of way! We don’t really change much of anything! No new plot twist, no solving the dissonance of season 3’s cliffhanger. Everyone’s doing that. Instead the four of us Chuck, Derek, Steve and…
S03E30 Safe People
Oct 5 • 51 min
As we carry out the business of living many of us carry weight that when we share that weight it feels less burdensome. The weight, pressure and struggle of life can get really heavy if one no I mean no people in this life to talk to. How does one choose…
S03E29 Emotionally Exhausted in Summer 2020
Sep 14 • 46 min
In the summer of 2020. It seems nothing is simple.. Everything takes more energy, relationships feel not as accessible, plans altered or cancelled, trust is questioned and patience are tested…
S03E28 A Want To Button?
Sep 7 • 45 min
The Punks discuss the frustration of not knowing how to get loved ones to want to work on the relationship.
S03E27 Scary Men
Aug 19 • 62 min
The Punks discuss how being male makes their emotions scary to other people. And how can that result in suffocated emotional expression? Punks elaborate… PunkTheology.net PunkTheology.com aP5Yd9WpgBRLBiWrxJu8
S03E26 What is The Machine?
Aug 4 • 42 min
As we journey on this life. As we age as we experience things as we grow and or atrophy. What is the machine? Is it blocking us? Or do we have a relationship that’s dependent on it continuing to turn? Or do we want freedom from the machine? Punks try and…
S03E25 How U know U Woke?
Jul 29 • 38 min
Steve, Derek and Russ bring you another installment of Woke Academy! How do you know when your woke? How do you know other people aren’t woke? Is it a matter of consciousness vs unconsciousness? Or is it, I know something you don’t? Whether it’s the good…
S03E24 Vagina Envy
Jul 10 • 49 min
3 dudes, Yeah these 3 men, Steve the Boomer, Derek the millennial and Russ the Gen Xer discuss their envy for vaginas?! Yes? No? Kinda? What does Vagina envy mean and how do we put language to something many men think about but never dare talk about.
S03E23 Everyday Modern Mystics interview of Russ Shaw by Rev Wendy Wolf 2 of 2
Jul 7 • 34 min
Everyday Modern Mystics interview of Russ Shaw by past guest Rev. Wendy Wolf. She phones up PT host Russ Shaw on a zoom call for Every Day Modern Mystics Playground, her Facebook group. You can also find some more of Wendy’s work of Everyday Consciousness…
S03E22 Choose You Own Reality
Jul 3 • 42 min
We’ve all heard a virtual reality but the question beckons in summer of 2020… How good are we at making up our own realities? How do we know the difference? Do we live in a day and age of choose your reality? Is there a reality buffet for just about any…
CHAZ aka CHOP RIP!? And Every Day Mystic Wendy interviews Russ Shaw
Jul 1 • 78 min
S03E21 CHAZ AKA CHOP DONE? And the Modern Mystic interview of Russ Shaw by past guest Rev. Wendy Wolf. She phones up PT host Russ Shaw on a zoom call for Every Day Modern Mystics Playground, her Facebook group. You can also find some of Wendy’s work at…
S03E20 Married Man Female Friend?
Jun 25 • 44 min
Punks discuss the sometimes sticky, tricky eyebrow raising feelings of a married man being friends with a human female adult person. And… CHAZ AND CHOP UPDATE June 2020.
S03E19 SPORTS 2 Take Me To Church!
Jun 18 • 53 min
The critically acclaimed conversation about sports being both meaningless and meaningful not only continues but tends to have a different kind of energy during these times. So Chuck, Derek, Steve and Russ ask how we gonna play/watch Sports post in 2020…
S03E18 Injustice and Social Unrest Powerlessness 3
Jun 2 • 43 min
The feeling of powerlessness continues with this episode of powerlessness three. More evidence of uncertain times as injustice leads to social unrest. Derek and I respond to the feelings of powerlessness that can come when authorities, tasked to serve and…
S03E17 Survival Panic Too!
May 21 • 50 min
You, Your living through a global Effin pandemic! Our adrenal glands, hormonal system, cardiovascular system, and brain are constantly in a state of preparedness for survival. Anxiety is a normal and often healthy emotion. However what about when a person…
S03E16 Survival Panic!
May 9 • 38 min
Another Punk Theology Zoom Episode! A boomer, millennial and a gen-Xer discuss the art of continuing to live, exist or thrive during Covid-19’s take over of spring and possibly summer of 2020.
S03E15 Spring 2020 TRIGGERED AF
Apr 25 • 118 min
Steve, Derek, Russ and Chuck stops by to talk about how us Americans are processing the cognitive dissonance around uncertainty and risk-taking in the age of covid-19. The effects this light apocalypse is having on our anxiety sense of safety and peace of…
S03E14 Dean G’s Story Meth and Resurrection
Apr 12 • 46 min
Dean shares escaping the clutches of one of the most stubborn, deadly and inevitably body and soul deteriorating addictions known to man. One of Russell’s oldest friends stops by the Punk Theology Podcast to boldly and courageously share his story of…
S07E13 Powerless 2 CoedCovid
Apr 4 • 50 min
A Global shaking of the Snow Globe! What do you men Toilet Paper doesn’t just show up at the store automatically?!?! Punks talk about the consciousness in and of the logistics of how a society functions during the *light* apocalypse we’re all…
S03E12 Global and Personal Powerlessness
Mar 23 • 61 min
Recorded a few blocks away from the hospital where the first Novel Coronavirus Outbreak was reported in the United States. Steve, Derek and Russ talk about the effects this light apocalypse is having on our anxiety sense of safety and peace of mind, both…
S03E11 Chuck’s in Checks in!
Mar 5 • 58 min
Long time favorite PT member from season one and season two checks in. Speak candidly about struggling with dissociative identity disorder, previously called multiple personality disorder. A complex psychological condition that is likely caused by many…
S03E10 Dreams of Beauty and Truth
Feb 19 • 44 min
This podcast has no description and needs no introduction. FYI The Punk Theology Podcast is a loud, encouragingly troublesome, rebellious, colorful artistry of what one really, actually believes.
S03E09 Dopamine Fasting
Feb 3 • 45 min
Silicon Valley giving birth to a curious moral trend? What is dopamine fasting? And how is it different than religious ideas of sin and repentance? Derek Steve and I talk about the interesting trend of dopamine fasting on Punk Theology
S03E08 Death Positive 2020
Jan 24 • 41 min
What if in this hopeful new year 2020 we could be more positive about the fact that people die. The western world tends to have a stigma towards death and dying. The facts are that death is as natural as childbirth.
S03E07 Giving Up
Jan 6 • 37 min
Today on the podcast, is there a healthy kind of giving up? Got a New Year’s resolution? That word tends to trigger me because it’s from the realm of law. that word, it’s a legal term and isn’t it interesting how we try and attach legal language to…
S06E06 The Good News & “The Shack” Author Wm. Paul Young
Dec 31, 2019 • 81 min
Some Punk Psychology, Philosophy and yes Theology with The Shack author Wm. Paul Young we discuss the complexities of pain, joy, fear, trust and growing faith and/or fear in the uncertain realm of our relationships with everything. Starting to think Grace…
S03E05 So This is Christmas Time?
Dec 23, 2019 • 34 min
So this is Christmas time. Steve touches on emotions surrounding the song so this is Christmas by John Lennon. Christmas episode ends up the stirring questions like… 1. Why does it seem so hard to spend time just for the sake of valuing a relationships?…
S03E04 OK BOOMER
Dec 6, 2019 • 47 min
Disrespectful? A witty comeback? Malignantly dismissive? Or simply a way to let out some frustration? A millennial, a gen Xer and a Boomer discuss the meme heard round the world OK Boomer!
S03E03 And Then There were 3
Nov 28, 2019 • 18 min
Punks are Back! 3 3 and now 3
S03E02 JayBakker
Sep 15, 2019 • 58 min
Our first honored guest of season 3. You may know him from the Sundance television series one Punk under God. He is the author of Son of a Preacher Man: My Search for Grace in the Shadows. Why did he write that? Maybe in part Because He is the son of…