Aug 11, 2023
Alex Clare-Young (pronouns: they/them) is a minister in the United Reformed Church, with a passion for Scripture, inclusion and social justice. They identify as Jesus-follower, trans and non-binary.
What does someone with identities so regularly weaponised by culture warriors actually think about Scripture, the Church...
Sep 5, 2022
What are the five stages of the spiritual life (as identified by Brian McLaren)? Do we dilute the Gospel by starting with the bad news? And have you ever peed on a frog?
These important questions all come up in this, our second episode from Greenbelt festival 2022.
Greenbelt was wonderful this year. You should go to the...
Dec 2, 2021
What do you consider to be the definition of a Christian?
Jonty talks ponders the dangers in making statements about what 'Christians believe' and the foolishness of pretending that there is only one type of Christian (or one way of being a Christian). He also ponders the orb.
But if there are many ways to follow...
Oct 12, 2021
If baptism means dying to sin, what does sin mean for progressives? And how is our treatment of people we deem sinful any different from the judgemental Christians we don't want to be?
Jonty meditates on this as well as the TV dramas The North Water and Midnight Mass.
Beer Christianity is a...
Jun 2, 2021
Lebanese thinker and Theologian Martin Accad joins Laura, Malky and Jonty for a light conversation about heavy topics.
We cover Palestine, Muslim-Christian relations, an alternative to both syncretism and apologetics, and whether Jesus calls us to be supra-religious.
Martin Accad was a senior leader in the Arab Baptist...