By The Preacher’s Forum
To listen to an audio podcast, mouse over the title and click Play. Open iTunes to download and subscribe to podcasts.
Formerly known as "The Preacher's Forum podcast," it has now been renamed: MindShift! Are you ready for a mindshift? Then listen in as your host, Dr Clint Heacock, applies critical thinking to such topics as God, the church, and spirituality. This podcast can help start you on the journey toward deconstructing your inherited beliefs in God, and will challenge your thinking in constructive ways.
||Clean002: A Pastor Turned Atheist: Should You Ditch the Christian Faith? (with David Madison) Part 1 - MindShift||If you are someone who identifies as a Christian, do you feel you have the freedom to question what you think you believe, and what you think you know? Can you prove the existence of God and Jesus with 100% ... Read More »||19 1 2018||Free||View in iTunes|
||Clean001 MindShift Pilot 2018: The Journey of Deconstruction & Discovery - MindShift||MindShift podcast is finally back for 2018! Since I never did a pilot episode when I started the podcast nearly a year ago, it’s high time to do one now! Originally called “The Preacher’s Forum Podcast,” a lot has changed ... Read More »||12 1 2018||Free||View in iTunes|
||Clean53: An Overcommitment to Biblical Inerrancy? (with Ray Gilford) Part 2 - MindShift||In this final episode of MindShift for 2017, Ray Gilford and I finish our discussion we began last week on the subject of biblical inerrancy–the fundamentalist belief that “the Bible is 100% error-free”–inerrant. In Part 2, Ray opens up about ..||15 12 2017||Free||View in iTunes|
||Clean52: An Overcommitment to Biblical Inerrancy? (with Ray Gilford) Part 1 - MindShift||What does the word “inerrancy” even mean? And in what possible way could that term apply to the Bible? Common among many Christians is the belief that not only is the Bible inspired (the human writers of Scripture were guided by the ... Read Mor||7 12 2017||Free||View in iTunes|
||Clean51: Journey to Healing (with Jeff & Karin Green) - MindShift||How would you react if you were told by your doctor: “You have cancer.” What would you do? What would you think? Many people all over the world have indeed heard that prognosis. For Jeff and Karin Green, those words ... Read More »||1 12 2017||Free||View in iTunes|
||Clean50: Women Beyond Belief: Discovering Life Without Religion (with Karen Garst) Part 2 - MindShift||Part 2 of my wide-ranging and though-prvoking conversation with Karen Garst, “The Faithless Feminist,” continues in this episode. For those undergoing a process of discovery and deconstruction of their inherited belief systems–particularly coming||24 11 2017||Free||View in iTunes|
||Clean49: Women Beyond Belief: Discovering Life without Religion (with Karen Garst) Part 1 - MindShift||“Religion contributes to–or directly causes–gender inequality.” Particularly in the case of women, this statement is certainly true–both historically, and even now in terms of religions. Women have been marginalized, oppressed, shunned, vilifi||16 11 2017||Free||View in iTunes|
||Clean48: Measuring the Metrics for Success (with Shawn Manley) Part 2 - MindShift||What standard do you use to measure success? In our money- and achievement-driven Western world, where success is measured in very quantifiable ways by our current society, this becomes a very important issue. You could, for example,||10 11 2017||Free||View in iTunes|
||Clean47: Measuring the Metrics for Success (with Shawn Manley) Part 1 - MindShift||How do you measure success? Depending upon the yardstick you use, the answer to that question can vary wildly. Pastors of churches, for example, can measure “success” by the number of members attending their church; how many are on church ... Read M||3 11 2017||Free||View in iTunes|
||Clean46: The Legacy of Puritanism, Jonathan Edwards, & "Sinners in the Hands of an Angry God" - MindShift||What is the legacy of one, single sermon? Even though Jonathan Edwards, the famous American theologian, preacher, missionary and pastor, is well-known in academic circles for his volumes of work, most people know him only from one sermon he preached ...||27 10 2017||Free||View in iTunes|
The Mindshift podcast is so varied and yet so informative and enjoyable! I highly recommend it!