Podcast for Nerdy Christians
Villains and the Confession of Sin (Ep 0506)

Villains and the Confession of Sin (Ep 0506)

August 15, 2022

The Podcast for Nerdy Christians, where faith meets fandom. In this episode we're talking about villains across lots of properties. We're also continuing our book club, reading Becky Chambers's award-winning sci-fi novel The Long Way to a Small, Angry Planet.

Head to facebook.com/nerdychristians to to talk to us, and please leave a rating or review on your podcast platform. Check out Adam's fantasy novels on his website adamthomas.net.

Join hosts and Episcopal priests Carrie Combs and Adam Thomas for this podcast for progressive Christians who love Hogwarts, Hobbits, Jedi, and Jesus.

Droid Rights (Ep 0505)

Droid Rights (Ep 0505)

June 20, 2022

The Podcast for Nerdy Christians, where faith meets fandom. In this episode we're talking droid rights in Star Wars and Star Trek. We're also continuing our book club, reading Becky Chambers's award-winning sci-fi novel The Long Way to a Small, Angry Planet.

Head to facebook.com/nerdychristians to to talk to us, and please leave a rating or review on your podcast platform. Check out Adam's fantasy novels on his website adamthomas.net.

Join hosts and Episcopal priests Carrie Combs and Adam Thomas for this podcast for progressive Christians who love Hogwarts, Hobbits, Jedi, and Jesus.

Here's a link to the Pop Culture Detective video we reference in the episode: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=WD2UrB7zepo

SciFi Chaplains (Ep 0504)

SciFi Chaplains (Ep 0504)

June 5, 2022

The Podcast for Nerdy Christians, where faith meets fandom. In this episode we're talking SciFi/Fantasy chaplains. We're also continuing our book club, reading Becky Chambers's award-winning sci-fi novel The Long Way to a Small, Angry Planet.

Head to facebook.com/nerdychristians to to talk to us, and please leave a rating or review on your podcast platform. Check out Adam's fantasy novels on his website adamthomas.net.

Join hosts and Episcopal priests Carrie Combs and Adam Thomas for this podcast for progressive Christians who love Hogwarts, Hobbits, Jedi, and Jesus.

Captain America: Made Perfect in Weakness (Ep 0503)

Captain America: Made Perfect in Weakness (Ep 0503)

May 23, 2022

The Podcast for Nerdy Christians, where faith meets fandom. In this episode we're talking about Captain America: The First Avenger, and how Steve Rogers makes a great super hero specifically because he grew up with less privilege than the other soldiers who could have become Cap. We're also continuing our book club, reading Becky Chambers's award-winning sci-fi novel The Long Way to a Small, Angry Planet.

Head to facebook.com/nerdychristians to to talk to us, and please leave a rating or review on your podcast platform. Check out Adam's fantasy novels on his website adamthomas.net.

Join hosts and Episcopal priests Carrie Combs and Adam Thomas for this podcast for progressive Christians who love Hogwarts, Hobbits, Jedi, and Jesus.

For more about Dr. Christena Cleveland, please click here: https://www.christenacleveland.com/

The Encanto Family System (Ep 0502)

The Encanto Family System (Ep 0502)

May 8, 2022

The Podcast for Nerdy Christians, where faith meets fandom. In this episode we're talking about Encanto, specifically the family system of the Madrigals. We're also continuing our book club, reading Becky Chambers's award-winning sci-fi novel The Long Way to a Small, Angry Planet.

Head to facebook.com/nerdychristians to to talk to us, and please leave a rating or review on your podcast platform. Check out Adam's fantasy novels on his website adamthomas.net.

Join hosts and Episcopal priests Carrie Combs and Adam Thomas for this podcast for progressive Christians who love Hogwarts, Hobbits, Jedi, and Jesus.

Bowen Family Systems Theory:

https://www.thebowencenter.org/introduction-eight-concepts

I Want Songs (Ep 0501)

I Want Songs (Ep 0501)

April 25, 2022

*Mid-way through this episode Adam mistakenly says Phillips Brooks was active in the late 1900s. He meant late 19th century.*

The Podcast for Nerdy Christians, where faith meets fandom. In the Season 5 debut, we're talking about Disney "I want songs" -- the songs from Disney movies that talk about what the main character wants and needs. We're also starting our new book club book, Becky Chambers's award-winning sci-fi novel The Long Way to a Small, Angry Planet.

Head to facebook.com/nerdychristians to to talk to us, and please leave a rating or review on your podcast platform. Check out Adam's fantasy novels on his website adamthomas.net.

Join hosts and Episcopal priests Carrie Combs and Adam Thomas for this podcast for progressive Christians who love Hogwarts, Hobbits, Jedi, and Jesus.

To the Lists! (Ep 0409)

To the Lists! (Ep 0409)

December 19, 2021

The Podcast for Nerdy Christians, where faith meets fandom. In our fun, final episode of Season 4, we talking "would you rathers" and favorite this and thats.

Head to facebook.com/nerdychristians to ask us a question about faith or fandom on the show. Please leave us a rating or review on your podcast platform. And check out Adam's fantasy novels on his website adamthomas.net.

Join hosts and Episcopal priests Carrie Combs and Adam Thomas for this podcast for progressive Christians who love Hogwarts, Hobbits, Jedi, and Jesus.

The Mandalorian: Is This the Way? (Ep 0408)

The Mandalorian: Is This the Way? (Ep 0408)

December 5, 2021

The Podcast for Nerdy Christians, where faith meets fandom. This episode, we're talking about the Mandalorian, fundamentalism, and embracing complexity. We'll also finish Harry Potter and the Deathly Hallows.

Head to facebook.com/nerdychristians to ask us a question about faith or fandom on the show. Please leave us a rating or review on your podcast platform. And check out Adam's fantasy novels on his website adamthomas.net.

Join hosts and Episcopal priests Carrie Combs and Adam Thomas for this podcast for progressive Christians who love Hogwarts, Hobbits, Jedi, and Jesus.

WandaVision: Love Persevering (Ep 0407)

WandaVision: Love Persevering (Ep 0407)

November 22, 2021

The Podcast for Nerdy Christians, where faith meets fandom. This episode, we're talking WandaVision, keying in on Wanda's grief and how it manifests. We'll also tackle some chapters of Harry Potter and the Deathly Hallows.

Head to facebook.com/nerdychristians to ask us a question about faith or fandom on the show. Please leave us a rating or review on your podcast platform. And check out Adam's fantasy novels on his website adamthomas.net.

Join hosts and Episcopal priests Carrie Combs and Adam Thomas for this podcast for progressive Christians who love Hogwarts, Hobbits, Jedi, and Jesus.

Book referenced in this episode: My Grandmother's Hands by Resmaa Menakem (click here for more info)

Into the Wardrobe (Ep 0406)

Into the Wardrobe (Ep 0406)

November 8, 2021

The Podcast for Nerdy Christians, where faith meets fandom. This episode, we're going back to childhood and imagining our way into following Jesus with the help of The Chronicles of Narnia, My Neighbor, Totoro, Godly Play, and more. We'll also tackle some chapters of Harry Potter and the Deathly Hallows.

Head to facebook.com/nerdychristians to ask us a question about faith or fandom on the show. Please leave us a rating or review on your podcast platform. And check out Adam's fantasy novels on his website adamthomas.net.

Join hosts and Episcopal priests Carrie Combs and Adam Thomas for this podcast for progressive Christians who love Hogwarts, Hobbits, Jedi, and Jesus.

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