Fat & Faithful
By J. Nicole Morgan & Amanda Martinez Beck
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Join fat acceptance activist J. Nicole Morgan and size-dignity activist Amanda Martinez Beck as they talk about faith, politics, and culture through the lens of fatness.
||CleanS2 Ep 10: Fat Acceptance Myths Busted||Nicole and Amanda talk about the three most common myths that people believe about the fat acceptance/size-dignity movement.||6/13/2018||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanS2 Ep9: Intuitive Eating w/ Julie Duffy Dillon||Amanda has a conversation with registered dietitian and host of the Love, Food podcast, Julie Duffy Dillon, about intuitive eating. Julie's website is juliedillonrd.com and you can find her podcast wherever you get this one!||6/2/2018||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanS2 Ep8: Fitness Virtue Signaling||What is fitness virtue signaling? Nicole and Amanda talk about the difference between virtue signaling and bearing witness to life in a fat body.||5/27/2018||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanS2 Ep 7: On Being the Fat Kid, Part 2||Nicole and Amanda share listeners' experiences of being the fat kid, along with their own experiences. Also, they discuss childhood obesity campaigns and how they are problematic. Links: Michelle Obama's Let's Move Campaign Georgia's...||5/21/2018||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanS2 Ep 6: On Being the Fat Kid, Part 1||Nicole and Amanda share listeners' experiences of being the fat kid, along with their own experiences. Also, they discuss childhood obesity campaigns and how they are problematic. Links: Michelle Obama's Let's Move Campaign Georgia's...||5/21/2018||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanS2 Ep 5: Fat Pregnancy & Motherhood||with guest host Valerie Bojarski||5/13/2018||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanS2 Ep4 Talking Food Addiction||An interview with Celeste Smith||4/30/2018||Free||View in iTunes|
||ExplicitS2 Ep3 Part II: Gluttony, Fat Pastors, & Vulnerable Flocks||In part 1 of episode 2 of season 2, Nicole and Amanda talk about what gluttony actually is from a scriptural perspective. Part 2 deals with an article that appeared in Kentucky Today about a pastor who lost a lot of weight, and they go nearly...||4/24/2018||Free||View in iTunes|
||ExplicitS2 Ep2 Part 1: Gluttony, Fat Pastors, & Vulnerable Flocks||In part 1 of episode 2 of season 2, Nicole and Amanda talk about what gluttony actually is from a scriptural perspective. Part 2 deals with an article that appeared in Kentucky Today about a pastor who lost a lot of weight, and they go nearly...||4/24/2018||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanS2.Ep1: Fat Travel||Nicole and Amanda talk travel as fat women as well as address the intersectionality of traveling while Middle Eastern and disabled.||4/16/2018||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanS1 Ep 10: A Reflection on Bodies for Holy Week||There is room in the Gospel story for the care of bodies. Spoken word by J. Nicole Morgan Music by Zachary Beck||3/31/2018||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanS1 Ep 9: Doctor Visit Anxiety||Amanda and Nicole share experiences they've had with doctors and specific ways they have learned to advocate for themselves. In the episode, we mention Ragen Chastain's resources for doctor visits. You can find them...||1/11/2018||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanS1 Ep 8: An Advent Prayer for Bodies||Advent is a time in the weeks before Christmas to prepare ourselves for the coming of Jesus and the reality of the Incarnation--God taking on a body forever. If you need some help wrapping your heart and mind around the goodness of bodies, maybe this...||12/3/2017||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanS1 Ep 7: A Fat Holiday Survival Guide||Nicole and Amanda talk feasting in fat bodies this holiday season.||11/14/2017||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanS1 Ep6: The Politics of Fat Shaming||Nicole and Amanda discuss the ramifications--political and personal--of fat shaming in our culture.||11/1/2017||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanS1 Ep 5: Edible Theology with Kendall Vanderslice||An interview||10/10/2017||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanS1.Ep4: Loving Your Fat Neighbor||Nicole and Amanda talk about loving their neighbors as fat women.||9/14/2017||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanS1.Ep3: Fat Shaming||The reality and the danger||8/30/2017||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanS1.Ep2: Fat Fashion||Who makes the rules?||8/14/2017||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanS1.Ep1: Fat & Faithful||Nicole J. Morgan and Amanda Martinez Beck's first conversation about faith, politics, and culture as it relates to fatness. We give our backstories and tell how we got into fat acceptance and size dignity activism.||8/1/2017||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanWelcome to Fat & Faithful||Fat women talk faith, politics, & culture||6/27/2017||Free||View in iTunes|
Ears & Hearts Opened!
Nicole and Amanda are two voices we all need to hear. They are bringing insight and beauty to love yourself, while not allowing the worlds standard of what is considered acceptable to only stand. This podcast is refreshing on so many levels. Thank you both for this.
A Must Listen
As an eating disorder specialist and youth minister, I have long felt alone in the body acceptance movement particularly in my faith community! Listening to Amanda and Nicole was like coming home. This is now my go to podcast referral for clients!!! I want everyone to hear their stories and journey to loving the bodies that God has given!
A Podcast the Church Needed
I'm so blessed to know Amanda Martinez Beck and I am also so grateful for this upcoming podcast! What a practical way to share and help others receive perspective on fat-acceptance activism. This is a podcast the Church needed.