In this very special episode, Bryce and I sit down with listener and long-time friend, Joe McKinney for a discussion of his faith journey. Joe’s perspective is unique. He grew up in the Apostolic church, but left during his teen years. His journey of faith has taken him on a long and winding path, exploring […]Read More Episode 17: Why I Left – An Unlikely Journey of Faith with Joe McKinney (Part 1)
The issue of gun ownership and gun control has been a hot-button topic for many years in the United States. Every mass shooting re-ignites the debate. We recorded this episode shortly after the tragic shooting at the First Baptist Church in Sutherland Springs, Texas that left 26 dead and more wounded. We understand this is […]Read More Episode 16: Do Guns Have a Place in Church?
In this episode, we welcome our wives on the podcast to discuss all things Christmas! Some of the topics include family traditions, most memorable Christmases, and favorite gifts from childhood. This is a fun and lighthearted episode. We hope you enjoy listening as much as we enjoyed making it! Reply on social media @2pentecostals with […]Read More Episode 15: The Christmas Special! (with Bryce & Sandra Kyle and Jaredith & Anne Mize)
In this episode, we have wide-ranging conversation with our pastor and prolific author, Rev. Larry Arrowood. We discuss some his books, his writing process, dealing with loss, and addressing some of the problems in the church. Larry is pastor of The Tabernacle in Seymour, Indiana, which includes a daycare, K-12 school, jail ministry, and 4 […]Read More Episode 14: A Discussion with Rev. Larry Arrowood, Author & Pastor
How will the rapid development of artificial intelligence change our world? What are the ethical concerns surrounding these developments? Does the drive toward the “singularity” (the point where AI multiplies our intelligence by 1 billion) signal the end of mankind? Is it crossing the line of “playing God”? Should we fear AI? Oppose it? Embrace […]Read More Episode 13: The Ethics of AI
In this episode we sit down with Rev. Aaron Arrowood to discuss youth ministry, Christian education, and his book, “Counter Cultural Youth Ministry”. Aaron believes wholeheartedly in the idea that teenagers are capable of disrupting their world with the gospel. Aaron has been involved in youth ministry for 20 years (15 as a youth pastor). […]Read More Episode 12: Counter Cultural Youth Ministry with Aaron Arrowood
Episode 11 wraps up our look at the impact of Martin Luther and the Reformation on Christianity and the world at large. This episode will be released on October 31st, 2017, exactly 500 years from the day Martin Luther nailed his 95 theses to the church door in Wittenburg, Germany. Will we be content with […]Read More Episode 11: 21st Century Reformation
We felt that this bonus episode was necessary due to some accusations that were thrown at our church over the past few days. We posted a video promoting our “Trunk or Treat” event on our church’s Facebook page and got some negative feedback. One man went so far as to call us “demonic” and informed […]Read More Bonus Episode: Halloween… Should Christians shun or redeem the day?
Many positive changes came about as a result of the reformation. Not only did the Protestant movement rise from the efforts of Luther and other reformers, but slowly an internal reformation began to grow inside the Catholic church. This all came at a cost, however. The Reformation and related events triggered many uprisings, rebellions, feuds, […]Read More Ep. 10: The Dark Side of the Reformation
The 5 Solas of the Reformation are five basic doctrines that form the foundation of Luther’s theology and undergird the entire protestant movement. These doctrines are at the core of most Christian denominations, including the Apostolic movement. An understanding of these five “solas” is fundamental to understanding the Reformation and basic Christian theology. Please take […]Read More Episode 9: The 5 Solas of the Reformation