The Soul of Christianity

The Soul of Christianity

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Welcome to season two of the Soul Of Christianity: Stop, In The Name Of Love (Before You Leave the Church). In this season, Debi talks with people who have a troubled relationship with the church- maybe they have left the church altogether, or stopped going for any number of reasons. Debi talks with them and them one of her gracious theological friends about how we might think through the issues. We’re proud to be part of 1517 Podcasts, a network of shows dedicated to delivering Christ-centered content. Our podcasts cover a multitude of content, from Christian doctrine, apologetics, cultural engagement, and powerful preaching.


Season 2, Chapter 3, Episode 2 With Cameron McAllister
Jul 13 • 66 min
On this episode of the Soul of Christianity, Debi and Dan chat with author and speaker Cameron McAllister of Ravi Zacharias International Ministries. Their discussion revolves around Cameron’s story of leaving the church and coming back. From…
Season 2, Chapter 3, Episode 5 With Paul Ralph
Jul 13 • 41 min
On this episode of the Soul of Christianity, Debi and Dan chat with Paul Ralph of “the ideas cafe” based in Holland Landing, Ontario, Canada. Paul has a way with words and has a story of faith and personal struggles that you don’t want to miss….
Season 2, Chapter 3, Episode 4 With Chris Gallagher
Jul 13 • 24 min
On this episode of the Soul of Christianity, Debi and Dan chat with friend and pastor Chris Gallagher. Chris is the pastor of Lutheran Church of the Cross in Oceanside, California, and has known Debi and Dan for over a decade. Pastor Chris’ story is…
Season 2, Chapter 3, Episode 3 With Michael Ramsden
Jul 13 • 40 min
On this episode of the Soul of Christianity, Debi and Dan chat with Michael Ramsden, President of Ravi Zacharias Ministries. Michael is a treasure trove of anecdotes from his own life as a non-believer turned banker turned apologist. — Welcome…
Season 2, Chapter 3, Episode 1 With Dave Zahl
Jul 12 • 43 min
On this episode of the Soul of Christianity Debi and Dan chat with David Zahl of Mockingbird Ministries. Dave, Debi, and Dan talk about life in quarantine, Dave’s faith journey, and the good news of the Gospel for our time. — Welcome to…
Season 2, Chapter 2, Episode 4 with R.J. Grunewald
Feb 10 • 28 min
In this chapter’s “bonus” episode, both Debi and Producer Dan talk with a guest from Chapter One of this Season, R. J. Grunewald. R.J. is writing a book about those who have left the church for one reason or another, and are, as he puts it, “left for…
Season 2, Chapter 2, Episode 3 with Edward Killian
Feb 10 • 48 min
In this episode, you hear one of the more dramatic and exciting stories we found. Michael is someone who has indeed left the church, but only for a season, and now is the pastor of a church in Louisiana that is especially sensitive to the plight of…
Season 2, Chapter 2, Episode 2 with Bruce Hillman
Feb 10 • 58 min
In this episode, Debi talks to Jason in New Jersey—a man who grew up with some kind of faith, seemed to lose whatever he had, and now has questions as to whether any of it is with it at all. After talking to Jason, Debi talks with Pastor Bruce…
Season 2, Chapter 2, Episode 1 with Bob Hiller
Feb 10 • 54 min
In this episode, Debi talks to Brian, a young man who has had experiences with megachurches and a celebrity pastor- he had a conversion experience and seemed to be doing everything right, and then the wheels fall off. After listening to this…
Season 2 Episode 4 with Nickolas Butler
Oct 17, 2019 • 45 min
On this special bonus episode, Debi (and producer Dan) talk with Nickolas Butler. Nik is the best selling author whose recent book “Little Faith” deals with faith, church, family, and loss. Both Debi and Dan read the book and wondered, “What kind of…
Season 2 Episode 3 with RJ Grunewald
Oct 17, 2019 • 53 min
In this episode, Debi talks with our new friend Matt about his troubled relationship with the church. She then talks with RJ Grunewald (). — Welcome to season two of the Soul Of Christianity: Stop, In The Name Of Love (Before You Leave the Church)….
Season 2 Episode 2 with Donavon Riley
Oct 17, 2019 • 81 min
This episode is with our new friend Jake who has left the church, Debi talks with Donavon Riley. — Welcome to season two of the Soul Of Christianity: Stop, In The Name Of Love (Before You Leave the Church). In this season, Debi talks with people who…
Season 2 Episode 1 with Chad Bird
Oct 17, 2019 • 52 min
In this episode, we talk with our new friend Dana who has had issues with the church. After Debi talks with Dana, she talks with author Chad Bird from 1517. — Welcome to season two of the Soul Of Christianity: Stop, In The Name Of Love (Before You…
The Soul of Christianity ep. 12- And the Life Everlasting
Oct 18, 2018 • 43 min
On this episode we wrap up season 1 with the Rev. Sarah Condon who is coming to us from Houston (right after Hurricane Harvey in 2017) by way of the American South. Condon talks about some dark times, a hopeful doctrine, and has plenty of stories to…
The Soul of Christianity ep. 11- The Resurrection of the Body
Oct 18, 2018 • 45 min
On episode 6 we heard from Dr. Mike Horton on the resurrection of Jesus and the hope it gives us. On this episode, our good friend from Mockingbird ministries, Dave Zahl, helped us think through the final resurrection, our human flesh and the Gospel…
The Soul of Christianity ep. 10- I Believe in the Forgiveness of Sins
Oct 18, 2018 • 40 min
with the Rev. Ron Hodel
The Soul of Christianity ep. 9- The Holy Catholic Church and Communion of the Saints
Oct 18, 2018 • 53 min
with the Rev. Delwyn Campbell
The Soul of Christianity ep. 8- I Believe in the Holy Spirit
Oct 18, 2018 • 42 min
with Pastor Jared Wilson
The Soul of Christianity ep. 7- He Will Come To Judge The Living and the Dead
Oct 18, 2018 • 46 min
with Rev. Bill Cwirla
The Soul of Christianity ep. 6- Ascended into Heaven, and sits at the Right Hand of the Father
Oct 18, 2018 • 49 min
with Rev. Donovan Riley
The Soul of Christianity ep. 5- The Third Day He Rose Again
Oct 18, 2018 • 43 min
with Dr. Michael Horton
The Soul of Christianity ep. 4- Suffered Under Pontius Pilate
Oct 18, 2018 • 62 min
with Rev. Dr. John Bombaro
The Soul of Christianity ep. 3- Born of the Virgin Mary
Oct 18, 2018 • 36 min
with Aaron Zimmerman
The Soul of Christianity ep. 2- I Believe in Jesus Christ, His Only Begotten
Oct 18, 2018 • 39 min
with Dr. Rod Rosenbladt
The Soul of Christianity ep. 1: I Believe in God the Father Almighty
Oct 17, 2018 • 70 min
On the very first episode of The Soul of Christianity we have welcomed one of our favorite authors from mbird.com and the vicar of Grace Anglican Mission in Louisville, KY, Nick Lannon. The Rev. Lannon walks us through the very first clause of the…
Season 1 Trailer
Oct 7, 2018 • 1 min
What is the Soul of Christianity? Soul (noun) 1. the emotional part of human nature; the seat of the feelings or sentiments 2. the principle of life, feeling, thought, and action in humans 3. the animating principle; the essential element or part of…