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Deeper is a podcast considering the forces that shape our culture. Are the movies we watch, the cultural practices we participate in, and the music we listen to influencing us in more theological, psychological, and sociological ways than we might initially be aware? And here are the rules: there are no rules. We are NOT looking to find an answer, simply exploring and humoring different theories.
||CleanMillennials – Welcome to Adulthood Gen Z||Millennial Series Welcome to the conversation. This is Deeper, a podcast considering the forces that shape our culture. In the current series, Deeper’s hosts David Russell, Payton Minzenmayer, and Lex Moore are exploring the culture shaping generation||1/28/2018||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanMillennials – Myths and Truths about Millennials||Millennial Series Welcome to the conversation. This is Deeper, a podcast considering the forces that shape our culture. In the current series, Deeper’s hosts David Russell, Payton Minzenmayer, and Lex Moore are exploring the culture shaping generation||1/22/2018||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanMillennials – How to Capture the Attention of Millennials||Millennial Series Welcome to the conversation. This is Deeper, a podcast considering the forces that shape our culture. In the current series, Deeper’s hosts David Russell, Payton Minzenmayer, and Lex Moore are exploring the culture shaping generation||1/14/2018||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanMillennials – Humanitarianism||1/8/2018||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanMillennials – What Millennials Look for in Leadership||1/1/2018||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanMillennials – What Millennials Are Doing Right||Shownotes: Millennial Series Welcome to the conversation. This is Deeper, a podcast considering the forces that shape our culture. In the current series, Deeper’s hosts David Russell, Payton Minzenmayer, and Lex Moore are exploring the culture shaping||12/18/2017||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanMillennials, Workplace Habits||Workplace habits millennials (and others) need to stop doing. Making demands instead of requests. Exhibiting overconfidence. Relying on only certain forms of communication. Talking more than listening. Assuming a certain behavior or action is okay.||12/11/2017||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanMillennials, Protests But no Politics||Ever wonder why millennials seem disinterested in politics yet are ready to protest when things don’t go they way they think they should? Today’s episode looks at four reasons why millennials are into protesting but not into politics.||12/4/2017||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanMillennials, Jesus But Not the Church||In many cases millennials are a small part of a church’s population. Churches can be afraid to build their church around them because there is a sense that millennials can’t be depended on to be there.Millennials can have a different mindset whe||12/3/2017||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanSeason 2 Teaser||Only one week till season two releases. Listen to a few sound bites from upcoming episodes.||11/27/2017||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanSeason 2 Anouncement||Season 2 is coming. Hear when it releases and what to expect.||11/20/2017||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanThe Incredibles – Our First Ever Recorded Show||This show was our never released pilot. It has bee preserved in its original form for your listening enjoinment. See how far we’ve come. Pixar’s smash hit The Incredibles says a lot about the human condition.||6/12/2017||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanGlorifying Suicide in 13 Reasons Why||Netflix’s most recent hit, Thirteen Reasons Why, has been met with mixed reviews as it attempts to capture the difficult subject of suicide. Many are saying this show is doing more harm than good, and there might even be shocking proof.||6/4/2017||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanMarriage, Commitment, and The Newlywed Game||Lex got married this weekend and we caught up with him before he said “I do”. Join us as we discuss marriage from our varying points of view, offer advice to Lex, and even hear his vows! You’ll laugh, you’ll cry,||5/28/2017||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanSmoking Hot Confessions – BBQ and the Culture of Togetherness||Cooking meat with fire is in our DNA. Since the time of cavemen, people have got together to share food together at the end of the day and this almost always involved cooking meat over a fire. It was during these communal times that discussions would b.||5/21/2017||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanMany Messages in Guardians Vol 2||What does a god (with a little “g”), a genetically engineered race, and band of rag-tag thieves have in common? Well…nothing, unless you’re talking about Guardians of the Galaxy Vol. 2. In this episode, Lex, Payton,||5/14/2017||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanMental Health – Keeping Your Brain as Fit as Your Body.||Everybody has to deal with various levels of anxiety and depression, but when do these become disorders? How is the way we view mental health disorders shaping the way we interact with the world? U!shine, a new non-profit on college campuses,||5/7/2017||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanIdentity and Ethics in a Growing Technological Age||In the world of technology, how far is too far? Ghost in the Shell is a story of a woman whose brain has been placed inside a robotic body. Is she still the same person or is she someone else or something else? Is technology here to serve us or …||4/30/2017||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanFacing Great Power and Our Own Divided Culture with King Kong.||The legendary tale of King Kong has been retold and reimagined for decades. If King Kong existed today, how would humanity react? The newest movie and the older ones give us the opportunity to dive deeper into our culture and assess the division of hum.||4/23/2017||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanInterpreting the World Through Late Night Talk Shows||Late night talk shows have been around for multiple generations to enjoy. With humor full of satire, sarcasm, and silly, late night talk shows provide humor often when its viewers need it most. But are late night talk shows completely innocent and accu.||4/16/2017||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanThe Journey to Truth through Cryptozoology||How is the pseudoscience of Cryptozoology shaping our culture? Join the Deeper team as we breakdown the journey to “truth” and how fear holds us back. Can we learn from the men and women who devote their entire lives to this science despite the ridi||4/9/2017||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanThe Origins of Happiness and Beauty and the Beast||Dissecting Disney’s live-action Beauty and the Beast, Deeper Podcast discusses the messages of the movie. Where does happiness originate and where does love fall into that equation? An obvious agenda of the movie was fighting stereotypes,||4/2/2017||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanIntermission||This week Deeper takes a short intermission. We have a mini-episode for you with some upcoming news and a special treat at the end. Thank you for supporting us and we will see you next week with another full episode of Deeper.||3/26/2017||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanTragedy and Loss ft. Jackie Kennedy||Join us and Dr. Rix to discuss the movie Jackie, the JFK assassination, and human suffering. Grief is not meant to be a public event, but it was for Jackie Kennedy. With this episode, we dive deeper into human loss with heavy hearts.||3/19/2017||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanConsumeristic Love and The Bachelor||The Bachelor creates an opportunity to get up close and personal into the dating life of a young bachelor and his dates. We dive deeper into the show and what it reveals about dating today. Has dating become a game? Has dating become a cheap charade?||3/12/2017||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanThe Structure of Life with Lego Movies||The Lego movies communicate a unique portrayal of God and the world. Is this portrayal accurate? Join us in discussing “the man upstairs”, the structure of our life, and what it means to be chosen. In the end, you may find that everything is awesome||3/5/2017||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanCompromising Dreams in La La Land||The award-winning movie La La Land hums a nostalgic tune about dreams with which the audience is left feeling both happy and uncomfortable. Sometimes the happy ending isn’t a fairytale ending. Discuss with us as we dance through La La Land to see the||2/26/2017||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanBody Image: The New Drug||Millions of people are affected by negative body image. From this, low self-esteem, plastic surgery, and body-alterations are trending. What part of our media and culture is contributing to negative body image?||2/19/2017||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanFighting the Pressures of Love with The Lobster||Within our culture there is a peer pressure to find a partner and get married. The movie The Lobster brilliantly satires this pressure and illustrates the strain such a pressure takes on individuals. With the help of this film,||2/12/2017||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanParallels and Infiltration of Sports Culture in our Society.||American society is saturated with sports! It seems most every part of our culture is influenced by sports in some way, including our churches. Explore the parallels and infiltration of Sports Culture within the contemporary church with us and our gues.||2/5/2017||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanRemembering the Bad or Forgetting the Good through Historical Monuments||Monuments are erected around the world to memorialize people, events, and philosophies. But, just as monuments go up, some monuments come down. Does society hold the subjects of monuments to a higher standard or are monuments societies way of fantasizi.||1/29/2017||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanWhen Pascifiscm Doesnt Work with Rogue One||Rogue One shows us a darker side of war. Today’s episode we talk with creator and manager of the highly followed TheWorldOfStarWars instagram account Brittain Langdon about his impressions of the new Star Wars film and what it says to us about our wor||1/22/2017||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanAre Emojis the New Hieroglyphics?||Have you ever thought about communicating using pictures? We do it all the time with emojis. We wondered if there were similarities between emojis and hieroglyphs. So we decided to bring on an expert who can read hieroglyphs.||1/15/2017||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanUnderstanding Theological Duality with Stranger Things||Netflix’s Stranger Things exudes mystery, fantasy, and excitement through the lense of 80’s nostalgia. We dive into the plot of Stranger Things to discuss who the real monsters are and how children being main characters changes the dynamic of the sh||1/8/2017||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanDoing Good Through Evil with Dr. Strange||Should Dr. Strange consider his devastating car accident a gift since it led him to be more powerful than he was before? In the movie, The Ancient One used the forces of evil for good. Does God do the same with Satan in the book of Job? Listen to find||1/1/2017||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanGrowing Numb to Violence by The Walking Dead||Is violence in our entertainment making us numb to violence in our world? The team at Deeper dive into this question by looking at the AMC smash hit The Walking Dead. Lex, David, and Payton are all avid Walking Dead fans.||1/1/2017||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanLaunch Day Challenge||Launch day, January 2nd, is just a few days away and will be here before we know it. We are offering a reward for your support and help getting the word out. Here is the challenge: 25 Reviews on iTunes 50 Social Media Shares 75 Downloads of our launch .||12/29/2016||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanPre-Launch Intro||Welcome to Deeper! Lex Moore, Payton Minzenmayer, and David Russell introduce the concept of the Deeper podcast and announce the release date for the first episode. We want your ideas. Leave a comment here or on Facebook or send us a tweet.||12/8/2016||Free||View in iTunes|
These are worth listen.
I am probably bias towards these guys but they are putting out some awesome material.
Very interesting. I definitely had not thought about some of the things the guys discuss on here especially for a "zombie" show but we do need to be more aware of the violence our kids today are exposed to and maybe a little more vigilant in what they watch and play on video games.
Look forward to more episodes coming out in the future!