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Freedom from captivity to the spirit of the age, and freedom to increasingly take on the mind of Christ.


Marxism, Slavery, and Critical Theory Q&A with Neil Shenvi and Samuel Sey
Jul 20 • 141 min
Join us for an incredible Q&A session with Dr. Neil Shenvi and Samuel Sey as we discuss Critical Race Theory in the church, racial reconciliation, slavery, reparations, and much more. Watch the Open Forum on Race on YouTube Subscribe to the Freemind…
Coronavirus: The Truth About Masks, Spikes in Cases, and Media Headlines with Dr. Dan Eichenberger
Jul 13 • 87 min
Dr. Dan Eichenberger returns to the show to give us an update on the current surges in COVID-19 cases, masks, and what we see in the news headlines. Watch this episode on YouTube Show Sponsor Learn more about Impact 360 Institute and their apologetic…
The Biblical Case Against Same Sex Activity with Alan Shlemon
Jul 6 • 58 min
Special interview with Alan Shlemon from Stand to Reason and Impact360 Institute. Alan Shlemon on Stand to Reason Alan Shlemon on Twitter Alan Shlemon books on Amazon Show Sponsor Learn more about Impact 360 Institute and their apologetic videos and…
Should Christians Cosign Black Lives Matter? with Ryan Bomberger
Jun 29 • 111 min
Join us for the next installment of our Open Forum on Race with special guest Ryan Bomberger. Ryan Bomberger on Twitter The Radiance Foundation Website Watch our Open Forum on YouTube Show Sponsor Learn more about Impact 360 Institute and their apologetic…
Social Justice, Systemic Racism, and White Privilege with Samuel Sey
Jun 22 • 120 min
Our second week of the Open Forum on Race. On this episode we have Samuel Sey, writer and speaker who addresses social justice, systemic racism, and white privilege. Watch this episode on YouTube Samuel Sey’s Website Samuel Sey on Twitter Samuel Set on…
Overview on Critical Race Theory with Dr. Neil Shenvi
Jun 19 • 73 min
Seth and Neil go in-depth on Critical Race Theory. The Incompatibility of Critical Theory and Christianity Beyond Racial Gridlock by George Yancey Neil Shenvi’s Website Follow Neil Shenvi on Twitter Show Sponsor Learn more about Impact 360 Institute and…
Forum on Race: Critical Theory with Dr. Neil Shenvi
Jun 15 • 110 min
Join us for a special open forum with special guest Dr. Neil Shenvi on Critical Race Theory, current events, and a Q&A with the audience. Watch the forum on YouTube The Incompatibility of Critical Theory and Christianity Beyond Racial Gridlock by George…
George Floyd: Potential Positives and Pitfalls in the Church’s Response
Jun 8 • 69 min
Seth & Nirva discuss recent events and the church's response to the murder of George Floyd. Show Sponsor Learn more about Impact 360 Institute and their apologetic videos and resources for students and young adults. Purchase an online course and use the…
Ahmaud Arbery: Discussion with Ryan and Bethany Bomberger
May 25 • 60 min
Founders of the Radiance Foundation, Ryan and Bethany Bomberger join Seth and Nirva on the podcast to discuss the death of Ahmaud Arbery. Ryan Bomberger on Twitter The Radiance Foundation on Twitter Support The Radiance Foundation Support Freemind on…
Tribute to Ravi and on Trusting the News
May 18 • 67 min
Our hosts begin the episode with a tribute to Ravi Zacharias, then discuss how we should approach the news media in seeking truth. Jesus Among Other Gods by Ravi Zacharias Jesus Among Secular Gods by Ravi Zacharias Why Suffering? by Ravi Zacharias Ravi on…
Why Does God Allow Evil and Suffering? Interview with Dr. Clay Jones
May 15 • 48 min
Clay Jones is an associate professor of Christian Apologetics at Talbot Seminary, Biola University. Seth and Nirva interview Dr. Jones on his book, Why Does God Allow Evil?. Clay Jones Website Clay Jones on Twitter Clay Jones on Facebook Why Does God…
Coronavirus, God, Trump and the 2020 Election with Charisma CEO and Founder, Stephen Strang
Apr 28 • 70 min
CEO and Founder of Charisma Media, Stephen Strang joins us on Freemind to discuss his experiences in journalism, ministry, and his latest book: God, Trump and the 2020 Election. God, Trump and the 2020 Election Stephen Strang, Founder and CEO of Charisma…
Do Miracles Still Happen? with Dr. Craig Keener
Apr 21 • 77 min
Dr. Craig Keener, author of the two volume set documenting modern-day miracles joins us on Freemind with inspiring stories of healing and much more. Dr. Craig Keener - Asbury Theological Seminary Miracles: The Credibility of the New Testament Accounts…
Tips on Homeschooling During Coronavirus
Apr 1 • 34 min
Special Guest Neil Shenvi returns to the Freemind podcast to give us some homeschooling tips and strategies to use during Coronavirus and for anyone interested in homeschooling! Homeschooling During #COVID19 Neil Shenvi Website Follow Neil on Twitter Khan…
Coronavirus Doomsday?? Update with Dr. Dan
Mar 30 • 34 min
Now that America has become the number one country in positive Coronavirus cases, Dr. Dan return to Freemind giving some perspective on what that means and what we can expect going forward. Show Sponsor Learn more about Impact 360 Institute and their…
Interview with Doctor Currently Treating a Coronavirus Patient
Mar 24 • 42 min
We interview Dr. Daniel J. Eichenberger, an internal medicine/pediatric specialist in Floyds Knobs, Indiana. Dr. Daniel has recently treated a coronavirus patient and offers great insight into the current pandemic. Check out the bonus episode on Patreon…
Coronavirus: Fake News, Plagues, and Prophecy
Mar 16 • 61 min
After some bad jokes attempting to lighten the mood, we discuss our experiences with the Coronavirus situation and how we can approach it from a Biblical perspective. Is it time to run and hide? | Cross Examined Podcast The Coronavirus, God, and a World…
Why Christians Should Go to Israel with Robert VM and Exclusive Interview with Artist Erskin Anavitarte
Mar 10 • 43 min
Seth and Nirva continue with special guests from the National Religious Broadcasters Conference! Robert Vander Maten of Noseworthy Travel discusses the impact of traveling to Israel, and Christian Artist Erskin Anavitarte talks about his ministry and…
The Third Sex? Interview with Author Kent Philpott Live from NRB
Mar 5 • 56 min
Seth and Nirva had the opportunity to attend the National Religious Broadcasters conference and interviewed multiple special guests! On this first episode, they interview the author of "The Third Sex? Revisited: Homosexual and Transgender Issues from a…
Does Max Lucado Endorse Jen Hatmaker and Progressive Christianity?
Feb 17 • 64 min
We discuss Max Lucado appearing on the Jen Hatmaker podcast, the ramifications of his comments along with Progressive Christianity and Richard Rohr. Franklin Graham dropped by every UK tour venue after anger over homophobic and Islamophobic comments - CNN…
Halftime Show: Empowering or Explicit?
Feb 11 • 60 min
Was this year’s Halftime show a display of women empowerment, or something indicative of our Nation’s moral decline? We discuss in detail and reference the following articles: Dr. James Dobson Offers Urgent Warning to Parents After Hypersexualized Super…
How Should Christians Deal with Heresy?
Feb 3 • 60 min
Freemind is BACK and we have some big news to share! We also discuss what Jesus and Paul instruct about dealing with heresy and false teaching from fellow Christians. How Should Christians Respond to Heresy? Dr. Norman Geisler-The Essentials of the Faith…
Escaping African Civil War and a Raising of the Dead: Interview with Médine Keener
Jan 8 • 48 min
Our first episode of 2020 is a very special interview with Médine Keener. She has an incredible story of living through an African Civil War, witnessing healings, and then marrying the author of Miracles, Craig Keener! Catch the video of this episode on…
Looking Back at 2019
Dec 30, 2019 • 34 min
We look back at some of our favorite episodes, read some listener feedback, and look forward to 2020! The Dark Art of Framing - Summit Ministries Vessels of Fire and Glory by Mario Murillo Jezebel’s War With America by Michael L. Brown Renaissance: The…
Prepare for an Awakening
Dec 23, 2019 • 48 min
We continue our discussion of Mario Murillo’s book, Vessels of Fire and Glory, and look forward to what 2020 may bring. Vessels of Fire and Glory by Mario Murillo Jezebel’s War With America by Michael L. Brown Renaissance: The Power of the Gospel However…
A Diagnosis of the American Church
Dec 16, 2019 • 54 min
We discuss the book “Vessels of Fire and Glory” by Mario Murillo and the state of the American church. Don’t forget to send us your favorite episodes and why! DM us on Instagram, Tweet at us, or email: podcast@freemind.fm Vessels of Fire and Glory by…
The Chick-fil-A Saga Unfolds — More Unfortunate News
Dec 2, 2019 • 70 min
Even more news has come out regarding Chick-fil-A and its business decisions going back to 2014. We dig even further into the issue and discover what’s really going on. The Pro-LGBT Group Chick-Fil-A Will Now Be Funding: Mat Staver Chick-fil-A Put an…
Closed on Sunday, You’re My Chick-fil-A?
Nov 25, 2019 • 76 min
Chick-fil-A has recently changed what organizations they support through donations, and considering that has been a point of contention with LGBT activists, could it be connected? We discuss at length the many viewpoints and articles that have come out in…
The Latest In Progressive Christianity with Alisa Childers
Nov 18, 2019 • 65 min
Freemind goes on the road for a LIVE show at Label Live in Nashville, TN! Alisa Childers returns as our special guest as we dive into Progressive Christianity and take questions from the audience. Tactics: A Game Plan for Discussing Your Christian…
John Crist and Moral Failure in the Church
Nov 11, 2019 • 43 min
Christian comedian John Crist fields accusations of sexting, harassment and more leading to the cancellation of his tour and upcoming Netflix special. We discuss moral failure in the church world and what it means to recover well. John Crist Cancels 2019…
Why I Still Believe with Special Guest Mary Jo Sharp
Nov 5, 2019 • 54 min
Special Guest Mary Jo Sharp joins us on Freemind to discuss her new book: Why I Still Believe: A Former Atheist’s Reckoning with the Bad Reputation Christians Give a Good God Order “Why I Still Believe” on Amazon Confident Christianity - Mary Jo’s Website…
Kanye West Drops “Jesus Is King”
Oct 28, 2019 • 34 min
Is Kanye a Christian now? How’s the new album? We discuss all things Kanye West on this bonus episode. Special Event: Interview w/ Kanye’s Pastor - YouTube Kanye’s Spiritual Journey Hits A Roadblock - YouTube Show Sponsor Learn more about Impact 360…
John MacArthur and Beth Moore
Oct 28, 2019 • 60 min
After reflecting on the loss of TobyMac’s son, we discuss John MacArthur’s comments concerning Beth Moore, egalitarianism and more. John MacArthur Beth Moore Go Home - YouTube What Price Biblical Errancy? | Reasonable Faith Dr. Norman Geisler-The…
NBA’s Hypocrisy Exposed
Oct 21, 2019 • 52 min
Money talks, and the NBA walks. We discuss the latest China / NBA Drama and Lebron James’ response to the ordeal. The NBA-China Drama Reminds Me Why I Am A Christian - Sean McDowell The NBA Is a Spineless Little Bully - Dr. Michael Brown Lebron James…
Dealing With Doubt with Brett Kunkle
Oct 14, 2019 • 53 min
We’re back in the studio this week with special guest and founder of Maven Truth, Brett Kunkle! Brett is a fellow contributor to Stand to Reason, Impact 360, and breaks down the different struggles Christians can have with doubt. Brett Kunkle on Twitter…
LIVE from A Better Way Ministries
Oct 7, 2019 • 38 min
Our first LIVE podcast, recorded at A Better Way Ministries in Senoia, Georgia! We had the privilege of interviewing two of the men going through this incredible discipleship and recovery program for men. Watch this episode on YouTube! Learn more about A…
The Seductions of Superstar Christianity
Sep 30, 2019 • 40 min
We answer a few listener questions concerning our interview with J. P. Moreland on Anxiety and Depression and go on to discuss “celebrity christianity”. One Voice Album Release Party | Nashville One Voice Album Release Party | Atlanta Starving the Anxiety…
Overcoming Anxiety & Depression with J. P. Moreland
Sep 24, 2019 • 53 min
We’re honored to have Dr. J. P. Moreland, professor at Talbot School of Theology on the show this week as we discuss his latest book, Finding Quiet: Overcoming Anxiety and the Practices that Brought Peace. One Voice Album Release Party | Nashville One…
Mental Health, the Church, and the Suicide of Jarrid Wilson
Sep 16, 2019 • 66 min
After the tragedy of Pastor Jarrid Wilson’s suicide we discuss how the church handles mental illness, anxiety, and some practical strategies from J. P. Moreland’s latest book. Strong Tower Church, Lakeland, FL Pastor Jarrid Wilson Commits Suicide Finding…
Is Interracial Marriage Ok? Drew Brees, Focus on the Family, LGBT and More
Sep 9, 2019 • 66 min
We discuss the recent comparison between interracial and gay marriage, Drew Brees’ response to appearing on Focus on the Family, and more. Propel Camp | Impact 360 Q Commons | Lakeland Event Candace Owens on Twitter Candace Owens Interviews Fiancé Gay…
Has Science Buried God? The Marty Sampson Remix
Sep 2, 2019 • 45 min
We breakdown the claim that science has somehow disproven God, continue to explore the comments made by Marty Sampson, and more. Can Science Explain Everything? Unbelievable: 7 Myths About the History and Future of Science and Religion God’s Undertaker:…
Popeyes vs. Chick-fil-A, A Lesson in Objectivity
Aug 26, 2019 • 53 min
What does it mean when people say “speak your truth?” Can truth be subjective and change based on who’s telling it? We explore the difference between objective and subjective truth, and how we can tell the difference. Closing of the American Mind: How…
Hillsong Worship Leader Marty Sampson Deconverts…Kind Of
Aug 19, 2019 • 67 min
First Joshua Harris, and now Marty Sampson. It seems like the more influential names in Evangelical Christianity are all leaving the faith. But do they have good reason, and are there actually answers to the tough questions of Christianity? Marty Sampson…
Joshua Harris Kisses Christianity Goodbye: Interview with Sean McDowell
Aug 12, 2019 • 45 min
Special guest Sean McDowell comes on the podcast to discuss the purity movement, Joshua Harris recanting his book, and the portrayal that Christianity is dwindling in the West. Sean McDowell Website Sean McDowell on Twitter Sean McDowell on Instagram Sean…
Reflections on the Mass Shootings and Mario Lopez on Candace Owens
Aug 5, 2019 • 56 min
We reflect on the two mass shooting that occurred over the weekend, then address the comments by Mario Lopez on the Candace Owens show, the LGBT movement and his apology. Show Notes Neil deGrasse Tyson Tweet Ben Shapiro Tweet Mario Lopez on Candace Owens…
Holy Sexuality: Interview with Christopher Yuan
Jul 29, 2019 • 61 min
This week we have special guest Christopher Yuan on the podcast to share his incredible story and answer some questions on the LGBT movement and the church. Christopher Yuan Website Holy Sexuality and the Gospel - Book Show Sponsor Learn more about Impact…
The Worldview of Stranger Things
Jul 22, 2019 • 56 min
Seth and Nirva talk about their experience at the Impact 360 Immersion Camp and then we all discuss the worldview in the Netflix Original Series, Stranger Things based on the article by Sean McDowell. Show Sponsor Learn more about Impact 360 Institute and…
Biblical Fatherhood and Masculinity
Jul 15, 2019 • 47 min
We continue our discussion with Dr. Doug Damon turning to the topics of fatherhood and Biblical masculinity versus toxic masculinity. Show Sponsor Learn more about Impact 360 Institute and their apologetic videos and resources for students and young…
How One Youth Pastor Can Make a Difference
Jul 8, 2019 • 58 min
In this episode we interview Dr. Doug Damon, a Liberty University campus pastor who also happens to be Seth’s best friend and former youth pastor. Show Sponsor Learn more about Impact 360 Institute and their apologetic videos and resources for students…
What Belongs to God and What Belongs to Caesar
Jul 1, 2019 • 35 min
A special interview with John Stonestreet, speaker and fellow of the Chuck Colson Center for Christian Worldview, as well as the co-host with Eric Metaxas of "Breakpoint". We discuss the intersection of culture, politics, and Christianity. Show Sponsor…
Love Thy Body: Interview with Nancy Pearcey
Jun 24, 2019 • 57 min
Former agnostic, Nancy Pearcey is heralded as America’s preeminent evangelical female intellectual. She has addressed politicians in the White House, screenwriters in Hollywood, and spoken at Universities like Princeton, Stanford, Dartmouth and more. We…
Should We Celebrate Pride Month?
Jun 17, 2019 • 58 min
We discuss some recent articles addressing LGBT Pride month, whether or not Christians should celebrate, and what it means to love people, genuinely. Show Sponsor Learn more about Impact 360 Institute and their apologetic videos and resources for students…
Intellectual Humility
Jun 10, 2019 • 71 min
When does intelligence become a weapon? This week we discuss the importance of adding humility to intellect so that truth can be communicated in love. Show Sponsor Learn more about Impact 360 Institute and their apologetic videos and resources for…
Our Day with The Mountain Prophet - Part 3
Jun 3, 2019 • 42 min
We continue our conversation with The Mountain Prophet, discuss the Cultural Mandate and what it means for Christ to be Lord of All. Show Sponsor Learn more about Impact 360 Institute and their apologetic videos and resources for students and young…
Our Day with The Mountain Prophet - Part 2
May 27, 2019 • 29 min
We continue our conversation with The Mountain Prophet and we dive into the specifics of our discussion. Show Sponsor Learn more about Impact 360 Institute and their apologetic videos and resources for students and young adults. Purchase an online course…
Our Day with The Mountain Prophet - Part 1
May 21, 2019 • 29 min
We remain in the mountains for this episode and lay the groundwork for discussing our encounter with the Mountain Prophet. Show Sponsor Learn more about Impact 360 Institute and their apologetic videos and resources for students and young adults. Purchase…
Ben Shapiro Interviews Dr. William Lane Craig
May 14, 2019 • 53 min
We discuss the recent interview between Ben Shapiro and Dr. William Lane Craig. Show Sponsor Learn more about Impact 360 Institute and their apologetic videos and resources for students and young adults. Purchase an online course and use the promo code…
The Passing of Our Friend Jasfranh Maza
May 6, 2019 • 46 min
In this episode we discuss the recent passing of our friend and ministry core team leader—Jasfranh Maza—in light of the Resurrection of Christ and our future hope as His disciples. Show Sponsor Learn more about Impact 360 Institute and their apologetic…
Arguing Without Being Argumentative
Apr 29, 2019 • 38 min
In this episode we discuss the necessity and value of using reason and argumentation for the truth of Christianity as well as for the spiritual formation of believers. Show Sponsor Learn more about Impact 360 Institute and their apologetic videos and…
The Death of Free Speech
Apr 22, 2019 • 59 min
We discuss epistemology, Post-Modernism, and the slow death of free speech in today's culture. Show Sponsor Learn more about Impact 360 Institute and their apologetic videos and resources for students and young adults. Purchase an online course and use…
Are White Evangelicals White Supremacists?
Apr 15, 2019 • 63 min
In this episode we are joined by Neil Shenvi as we discuss the recent controversial interview Ekemini Uwan gave at the Sparrow Women’s Conference in Dallas, Texas. The main topic of the talk was on the nature of “whiteness.” We analyze her position and…
Unplanned: Interview with Abby Johnson
Apr 8, 2019 • 41 min
In this episode we interview former Planned Parenthood clinic director Abby Johnson. We discuss the new movie “Unplanned,” which tells the story of how she became a clinic director, but eventually walked away from the abortion industry after observing an…
Has the Christian Music Industry Lost Its Prophetic Voice?
Apr 1, 2019 • 59 min
In this episode we discuss the loss of our prophetic voice in the Christian Music Industry, as well as the recent controversy surrounding K-LOVE’s initial rejection of attempts to advertise the pro-life movie ‘Unplanned’. Show Sponsor Impact 360 Institute…
I Kissed Historic Christianity Goodbye with Alisa Childers - Part 2
Mar 25, 2019 • 41 min
In this episode we continue our discussion of Progressive Christianity with Christian Apologist Alisa Childers. We respond to Lisa Gungor’s book “The Most Beautiful Thing I’ve Seen,” and we also discuss measures we can take in our churches to equip folks…
I Kissed Historic Christianity Goodbye with Alisa Childers - Part 1
Mar 18, 2019 • 38 min
In this episode we discuss Progressive Christianity, its increasing presence in the American church, and how it compares to historic (Biblical) Christianity. We are joined by Christian Apologist, writer, and former CCM recording artist Alisa Childers.…
Carl Lentz on The View, Chris Pratt and Celebrity Evangelicals, and More Stories
Mar 11, 2019 • 58 min
In this episode we evaluate the answer Carl Lentz, Pastor of Hillsong Church New York gave in response to a question regarding the sinfulness of abortion while appearing on “The View”. We also touch on current events including the backlash actor Chris…
Social Justice, Critical Theory, and the Bible with Neil Shenvi - Part 2
Mar 4, 2019 • 55 min
In this episode we interview Apologist Neil Shenvi. We discuss the modern Social Justice movement, its underlying ideological foundation known as Critical Theory, and how it is impacting our culture and the Church. Show Notes Neil Shenvi - Apologetics…
Social Justice, Critical Theory, and the Bible with Neil Shenvi - Part 1
Feb 25, 2019 • 45 min
In this episode we interview Apologist Neil Shenvi. We discuss the modern Social Justice movement, its underlying ideological foundation known as Critical Theory, and how it is impacting our culture and the Church. Show Notes Neil Shenvi's Website Race,…
Abortion, Racism, and Planned Parenthood - Part 2
Feb 18, 2019 • 43 min
In this episode we interview the Co-Founder of Radiance Foundation, Ryan Bomberger. We discuss the history of Planned Parenthood, a lawsuit filed against the Radiance Foundation by the NAACP, and the controversy surrounding a lecture Ryan recently gave at…
Abortion, Racism, and Planned Parenthood - Part 1
Feb 11, 2019 • 44 min
In this episode we interview the co-founder of Radiance Foundation -Ryan Bomberger. We discuss how abortion has impacted the black community, as well as a range of other issues such as racism, unity, BlackLivesMatter, and Planned Parenthood. Show Links…
Surviving R Kelly (Part 2)
Feb 4, 2019 • 48 min
After a brief recap of what it means to have a consistent worldview, we take a look at Alfred Kinsey, the sexual revolution, and how it led to a dysfunctional treatment of sexuality in today’s culture. Show Links No Strings Attached - Ministry for Women…
The Abortion Debate and the New York Ruling
Jan 28, 2019 • 72 min
In this episode we interview leading pro-life expert Jay Watts on the central issues surrounding the abortion debate. We also discuss our current political climate specifically with regard to the latest New York bill, Roe v. Wade, and the charge that…
Surviving R Kelly (Part 1)
Jan 21, 2019 • 46 min
Join us for a two part series discussing the “Surviving R Kelly” docuseries. In this first half, we establish what it means to have a worldview and why the existence of objective moral values requires a transcendent law-giver. Show Links Surviving R Kelly…
Wake Up / Train Up / Speak Up / Stand Up
Jan 14, 2019 • 52 min
In this episode we discuss a message Seth recently preached on the current cultural and political challenges we are facing and how we can respond with truth and love. Show Notes First Wednesday Message Social Media Links Seth and Nirva's Website Seth and…
Lessons from the Lauren Daigle Interview (Pt. 2)
Jan 7, 2019 • 53 min
In this episode we discuss the recent controversy surrounding Lauren Daigle’s interview with iHeartRadio host Domenick Nati. In this part we dive into the content of the interview. Show Links Lauren Daigle and Domenick Nati Interview The Condemnation of…
Lessons from the Lauren Daigle Interview (Pt. 1)
Jan 1, 2019 • 35 min
In this episode we discuss the recent controversy surrounding Lauren Daigle’s interview with iHeartRadio host Domenick Nati. We cover the issue of judging and the important distinction between evaluating and condemning. Show Links On Judging Others: Is…
What Is Freemind?
Dec 30, 2018 • 47 min
In this episode we discuss what our podcast is about, as well as our own histories of wrestling with faith, doubt, culture, etc. Social Media Links Seth and Nirva's Website Seth and Nirva on YouTube Seth and Nirva on Instagram Seth and Nirva on Twitter…