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EPISODE 106: Is Love a Choice? Capitalism? Socialism?: Blake Willis

EPISODE 106: Is Love a Choice? Capitalism? Socialism?: Blake Willis

Growing up in a conservative, Christian home, along side a profoundly mentally and physically disabled brother has given him a perspective on empathy, government, and capitalism that’s refreshing to hear.

Blake has an intimate knowledge of my life.  He knew me when I was a youth pastor, in a sense we grew up together.  Hearing his perspective on my life and the extreme turns away from religion I've taken are helpful and insightful...

EPISODE 092: Being Triggered!: Chad Weber

EPISODE 092: Being Triggered!: Chad Weber

There’s no doubt that I was triggered in a lot of ways while recording this episode with Chad.  Goal setting, ambition, competition, self-help, growth strategies, and gurus are all things that trigger me in a negative manner.  Then he mentions the name of someone he appreciates from our shared past, that personifies everything I despise about Pentecostal, Charismatic Christianity.  Needless to say, internal growth opportunities have presented themselves to me, and I get to begin that process with Chad and finish the work later on my own.