Holiday edition: Hanukkah, Festivus, Winter Solstice, Kwanzaa, Christmas, Atheism, Fundamentalism. LutheranISM is a very bad thing. Hard drive replacement. Apocrypha. Macabre Maccabees. History of Christmas trees. Email: can a new convert reform a Lutheran in name only congregation?
More technical difficulties. Dueling soundboards. Shatner Christmas. Festivus song. Organing discussion. Listener mail: ancient cosmology, theistic evolution, progressive revelation or understanding, Copernicus, legalized marijuana. Martin Franzmann sermon excerpt. John the Baptist.
Thanksgiving. Computer history. Math. Skype calls: “George Takei,” Donofrio test call, does faith disappear with poor catechesis? The conflicted season of Advent. Technical difficulties! Festivus. Scum of the Earth Church. The Pope’s astronomer and aliens.
On the LCMS Life Ministries Infertility conference. Email: Nicene Creed “I” or “we.” Porn star Church of the Flying Spaghetti Monster headgear at a Utah DMV. McDonald’s in church. Secret classroom recording at BYU. World magazine and BioLogos.
St. Louis Tiki. Middle Eastern cooking. Lutheran cutting edge tech. Email: works of the law written on the heart. Transcendence. Spacecraft on a comet. Spontaneous Baptism guide.
Health and weight loss. GW BMI calculations. Listener email: church growth, local congregations, 200 proof Gospel, radical Lutheranism, Simul, a Cwirla apology. Halloween and Reformation. Pope Francis. All Saints.
Musical offerings: red balloons, One Toke Over the Line, and Bill Shatner. Listener voicemail about decision theology and cannabis. Medical marijuana. Houston mayor. Politics and churches. 2nd Commandment.