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Review: Netflix’s The Family

Stephen’s been receiving some odd phone calls lately: “Are you in the family?” Which one? Ah, Netflix’s new mini-series, The Family? In this episode, Stephen answers that question while providing some background and insights regarding The Fellowship organization, the Netflix production, and the possible motivations behind this dramatized documentary. Cue [read more]

2019-08-19T19:10:50-04:00August 21st, 2019|Podcast|

Stats Changing the World, Part 2

What demographic trends are shaping the world in which you live? In this follow up to a May 2019 episode, Stephen examines high-level global and domestic trends. Dive into this statistically rich episode, and learn about rising and falling birth rates, the white/non-white divide in political parties, and the increasing [read more]

2019-08-14T08:16:52-04:00August 14th, 2019|Podcast|

The Happy Warrior

Pain and hardship is a part of life. In fact, these things may even be the price of an exceptional life. There’s no avoiding them. Happy Warriors know that there is glory and victory on the other side. They’re made better by the struggle. Every swing of the sword and [read more]

2019-08-06T16:07:56-04:00August 7th, 2019|Podcast|

Send Them Back?

Ready for a thought experiment? Join Stephen in this episode as he imagines what he would say if he were an advisor to the GOP. Stephen addresses demographic issues (one of the most important truths of American politics today), rhetoric, Trump (the good and bad), and key points about free [read more]

2019-07-30T08:17:06-04:00July 31st, 2019|Podcast|

Is the Top 1% Evil?

In the speeches of Bernie Sanders, in the Occupy Wall Street movement, and in popular chitchat, we hear often that the top one percent of earners in our society are destroying us. Is this true? Is one percent of the country the cause of all our woes? And what do [read more]

2019-06-20T12:05:56-04:00July 24th, 2019|Podcast|

Immigration Folly

Immigration is one of the most difficult topics to discuss in the U.S. today. In this episode, Stephen addresses the serious flaws in the United States’ standard operating procedures of holding and treating illegal immigrants as American criminals under U.S. criminal law. This flawed policy results in parent/child separation with [read more]

2019-07-15T19:27:20-04:00July 17th, 2019|Podcast|

On Christian Statesmanship

Travis asks, “What is Christian statesmanship?” In this episode, Stephen shares several Biblically-based answers to the question through addressing foundational Christian theology and reflecting on great leaders and events from history. Discover why Christian statesmanship matters and why it should be understood by people of all backgrounds.

2019-07-04T08:05:01-04:00July 10th, 2019|Podcast|

An Economic Downturn?

July 1, 2019 marked the longest period that the US economy has gone without a recession. We’re at a 50-year unemployment rate low. Naturally, the doomsayers are coming out of the woodwork and predicting a turn for the worse. Nobody knows what will happen, but Stephen believes a modulation is [read more]

2019-07-02T10:34:35-04:00July 3rd, 2019|Podcast|

My Book ‘Choosing Donald Trump’

Stephen has written on the faith of several former Presidents, including George W. Bush, Barack Obama, and Abraham Lincoln. In this podcast, he addresses the reasons why his most recent book is not called The Faith of Donald Trump. Discover how religious figures like Paula White and Norman Vincent Peale (author of The Power [read more]

2019-06-20T11:56:39-04:00June 26th, 2019|Podcast|

Our Crisis of Debt

At surface level, the economy appears to be stronger than ever. But those who understand economic trends know how to interpret the bellwether, namely, the current state of debt. Commercial and consumer debt is in trouble and sending some disconcerting signals about the future. In the first quarter of 2019, [read more]

2019-06-18T18:27:15-04:00June 19th, 2019|Podcast|