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Sep 29, 2021

Two sides of a curious coin—right doctrine with wrong spirit, and wrong doctrine with right spirit. Can any sense be made of these possibilities?

OPENING REMARKS

Appreciation for guests, pronouncing "error," one error in three persons, and mystical grammar.

CLOSING REMARKS

Reassurances about talking to Mark at the UCA...


Jun 2, 2021

What is the conscience? What is it doing in there? Host Mark Cain attempts an answer...and regrets eating the cookie.

CLOSING REMARKS

Alan’s reflection on The Wheels Fell Off, notes from Josiah and Chloe on episode 22, and a save-the-date announcement of the upcoming UCA Conference, Oct. 15-17, 2021 in Millersville,...


Mar 10, 2021

What does the abundance of one’s heart reveal? Examining mouth output in the pursuit of truth.

OPENING REMARKS

On delaying an episode, pausing to check one’s motivation, and what you do and don’t get from the host.

RESOURCES

  • Reading comprehension quiz. Question 1? Answer: C. Question 2? Also answer C. Didn’t...


Dec 16, 2020

Inner discomfort doesn't feel like peace. Is God just making our lives difficult? Hildy felt it; we feel it. What role might it play in a pursuit of truth?

OPENING REMARKS

Why would unitarian Christians bow down to one who isn't God? And what is the deal with all that bowing to humans in the Bible?

REFERENCES

  • UCA...


Nov 17, 2020

The challenges and dangers of Trinity study may help one appreciate why the UCA exists (wish it didn’t, though). Mark Cain considers four layers of difficulty when digging deep into the Trinity. 

  1. The warning label
  2. The difficulty
  3. The extra-biblical content
  4. The need for church history

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