Bryce and Jaredith have a discussion on new technology and the future of evangelism with their pastor, Larry Arrowood and his grandson Matthew Arrowood, who is also a minister in the United Pentecostal Church. This gives us a multi-generational window through which to view the advent of new(er) technologies (such as podcasting, Facebook live, etc.) […]Read More Technology and the Future of Evangelism **LIVE** (w/Pastor Larry Arrowood & Matthew Arrowood)
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)
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?
In this episode, the hosts discuss Biblical and pastoral directives for holy living and personal convictions. These are commonly referred to as “holiness standards” and vary widely from church to church, among different organizations, and in different cultures and geographical areas. Please note that neither Bryce, nor Jaredith claim to be a spiritual authority for […]Read More Episode 4: Biblical and Pastoral Directives & Personal Convictions (aka Holiness Standards)
In Episode 3: Christianity & (Pt. 2), ,the hosts continue their discussion of the issues surrounding race in America and how it relates to our Christian walk. This segment covers the Christian response to the discussion of racism, the value of empathy, and the Biblical principles that should dictate our words and actions. We should […]Read More Episode 3: Christianity & Race (Pt. 2)
In episode 2, the hosts discuss the issue of race relations in America and how the church and the Christian should respond. Part 1 contains most of the political segment of the discussion, with the Christian application being covered mostly in part 2. Recent events in Charlottesville, Virginia, involving a Neo-Nazi terrorist attack on […]Read More Episode 2: Christianity & Race (Pt. 1)
In this episode, Jaredith and Bryce discuss the concept of church discipline, up to and including excommunication, in particular as it applies to homosexuality vs other issues. The case of Watermark Community Church in Dallas, TX and the excommunication of gay member, Jason Thomas is examined. You can read the original letter, Jason’s reply, and […]Read More Episode 1: Excommunication, Homosexuality, and Church Discipline