In this episode, the hosts take on the idea of God as a “clockmaker” that was discussed with Joe McKinney in episode 17. Is God really “hands off”? Did he simply create everything with a mechanism that runs indefinitely, only requiring periodic adjustments? Does he have his hand in every thing that happens on earth […]Read More Episode 19: God as the “Clockmaker”
In part two of our interview with Joe McKinney, we move away from theology and faith to spend some time exploring our friendship. We discuss our years playing in various bands. We had a great time recording this episode and we hope that comes across as you listen. We hope you can get to know […]Read More Episode 18: Interview with Joe McKinney (Part 2)
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 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
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
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?
During October 2017, we will be celebrating the 500th anniversary of the Reformation with a series of discussions on the impact of Martin Luther on church history. In this first episode in the Reformation series, we discuss some background on Martin Luther and many of the issues that he had with the Roman Catholic Church […]Read More Episode 8: Martin Luther & the Flames of Reformation
This episode is a little longer than usual. This is a wide ranging interview with Bryce Kyle, one of the hosts of 2 Pentecostals and a Microphone. He shares his journey from hardline Baptist to tongue-talking Apostolic, discusses his musical influences, and weighs in on some influential books with a very diverse list of recommendations. […]Read More Episode 7: The Bryce Kyle Experience (Interview with Bryce Kyle)
For 2 Pentecostals and a Microphone host, Jaredith Mize (www.jaredithmize.com), the road to ministry wasn’t a smooth or direct one. In this interview, he recounts his journey of faith. Following an early baptism and infilling of the Holy Ghost, he struggled to relate in the church during his angst-filled teen years and his early twenties. […]Read More Episode 6: Church, Drugs & Rock n Roll (Interview with Jaredith Mize, Host)
In Episode 5, Jaredith and Bryce discuss the mass exodus of millennials from the church. They try to understand the driving force behind this phenomena and pinpoint exactly what millennials want from the church. More than any previous generation, millennials value honesty and authenticity, especially from leaders. This authenticity is not found in churches that […]Read More Episode 5: Why Are Millennials Leaving the Church?