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Fearless Questions aims to create safe-space for conversations about big questions of life and faith. Believing that following your questions will lead you to freedom...we will share interviews and information from people across a wide-range of society share about their own faith journeys and the issues they've faced along the way. Some people you may have already heard of, while others we will enjoy introducing you to.
||CleanEpisode 33: Carolyn Custis James||With fresh perspective Carolyn Custis James shares how the Book of Ruth in the Bible speaks directly to our modern refugee crisis, patriarchy, power, and the #MeToo movement.||4/22/2018||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanEpisode 32: Wayne Jacobsen Returns||When nearly half of Americans who consider themselves people of faith only operate outside of the institutional church…it’s worth talking about why. Wayne Jacobsen is here to help us navigate this phenomenon.||4/2/2018||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanEpisode 31: Dr. John Walton||Today’s show is a unique chance to hear Dr. John Walton (an expert in ancient literature) help make sense of classic Biblical stories like Adam and Eve, creation, etc. from the book of Genesis that often leave us feeling confused.||1/23/2018||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanEpisode 30: Carlos Whittaker||Carlos Whittaker shares his heart and personal stories taking him from a life of behavior modification to one of real freedom.||12/11/2017||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanEpisode 29: Justin Brierley||U.K. radio host and magazine editor Justin Brierley joins Jeff Blackburn on the Fearless Questions podcast to discuss his 12 year experience of engaging the big issues of faith with world thought leaders.||11/28/2017||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanEpisode 28: Addie Zierman||From her first memoir, When We Were On Fire, to her follow-up book Night Driving, Addie offers us an uncommonly honest and personal account of a girl’s heart chasing after God.||11/6/2017||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanEpisode 27: John McCollum||Hear the story of Asia's Hope: An organization creating families...not institutions for orphaned kids.||10/25/2017||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanEpisode 26: Mike & Kristin Berry||In the midst of the sometimes chaotic adoptive and foster parenting journey…Mike and Kristin Berry share the hope and love that comes from embracing the unexpected life in right in front of you.||10/10/2017||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanEpisode 25: Paula Faris||Paula Faris of ABC television's Good Morning America and The View shares her personal story of deep faith and passion to love others rather than judge them.||8/15/2017||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanEpisode 24: Kent Dobson||Kent Dobson, author of 'Bitten By A Camel' is a brave soul that has consistently showed the courage it takes to chase truth even when it takes you places you didn’t expect to go.||7/27/2017||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanEpisode 23: Courtney Christenson||"You simply can't hate people into loving each other"...says Courtney Christenson of the Preemptive Love Coalition who discusses what it looks like to show up and love anyway while standing between protesting Neo-Nazis and Anti-Fascists||6/20/2017||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanEpisode 22: Wm. Paul Young||A conversation with Wm. Paul Young (author of The Shack) discussing life, his latest book, and the unconditional, relentless, and everlasting love of God.||6/5/2017||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanEpisode 21: Judge Paul Herbert||Modern day abolitionist, Judge Paul Herbert, shares hope and understanding for the challenging realities of sex-trafficking, prostitution, and the way forward.||5/24/2017||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanEpisode 20: Rob Bell||Rob Bell joins Jeff today for a conversation about faith and his new book ‘What is the Bible: How an Ancient Library of Poems, Letters, and Stories Can Transform the Way You Think and Feel About Everything||4/30/2017||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanEpisode 19: Anna LeBaron||Anna LeBaron discusses her book The Polygamist’s Daughter, a story filled with murder, fear, and betrayal…it’s the harrowing, heart-wrenching story of a fatherless girl and her unwavering search for love, faith, and a place to call home.||4/24/2017||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanEpisode 18: Dr. Scott Kolbaba||Dr. Scott Kolbaba shares stories from men and women of science who have worked everywhere from the Mayo Clinic to the outer islands of the Philippines. The one thing they all have in common is that they are physicians touched by a divine moment so mir.||4/17/2017||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanEpisode 17: Propaganda||If you have wanted to get a better handle on the context of the race conversation in America…listen to Prop on today’s episode….you WILL walk away with new questions, new understandings, hopefully a little discomfort,||4/10/2017||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanEpisode 16: Sarah Bessey||Sarah Bessey - Author of Jesus Feminist and Out of Sorts joins us to share her heart and experiences of learning what a life following Jesus looks like.||4/3/2017||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanEpisode 15: Ali Berrett||From a quaint village tucked between the Cotswolds and Oxford, U.K., artist Ali Berrett shares her lovely story of becoming an artist and the way her personal faith has intersected that journey along the way.||3/20/2017||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanEpisode 14: Men with Friends…Sort of…or Not||Jeff shares some personal thoughts today on men who are fine on the outside, but quietly suffering in relational loneliness for the lack of male friendship in their lives.||3/13/2017||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanEpisode 13: Brian Zahnd||A lovely conversation with Brian Zahnd sharing his spiritual journey of “Becoming fine with the idea of my faith being a tiny boat in an ocean of mystery.”||3/6/2017||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanEpisode 12: Michael Milligan Talks Healthcare in America||Join us today as we discuss with Michael Milligan the core convictions and morality of the American healthcare system…What our options are moving forward…And how we can all help take care of our neighbors.||2/27/2017||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanEpisode 11: Carl Medearis||Is calling yourself a Christian the same thing as being a follower of Jesus? This is a provocative question posed to us today as we get to hear from someone who has lived out the realities associated with this question around the world.||2/20/2017||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanEpisode 10: Pete Enns||In his latest book ‘The Sin of Certainty’ Pete Enns takes on how many Christians have gone off course by putting belief and certainty at the center of their faith instead of simply following and trusting Jesus.||2/13/2017||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanEpisode 09: Clark Kellogg||A conversation with basketball legend Clark Kellogg sharing lessons learned from a career that's been fueled by tremendous heart to his craft and his faith.||2/6/2017||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanEpisode 08: Shannan Martin – Falling Free||Shannan Martin (author of Falling Free) shares her family's chasing the American Dream only to be rescued to an unexpected and more meaningful life of faith.||1/29/2017||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanEpisode 07: Bullies and Belonging||Sharing a few thoughts that emerged from this past weekend of Presidential Inaugurations and Protest Marches.||1/23/2017||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanEpisode 06: Dr. Andy Bannister||Dr. Andy Bannister discusses his own faith journey, his experiences of engaging Muslims in meaningful conversation, and how to best engage dialogue with others.||1/8/2017||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanEpisode 05: John Freeman||What do Waffles, Spiritual Direction and Greensboro, North Carolina have in common? The answer, of course, is John Freeman! John is the Executive Director of Grace Discipleship…an awesome non-profit ministry helping connect weary souls with the Gosp||1/2/2017||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanEpisode 04 – Jeff Goins interviews Jeff Blackburn||Tune in this week to hear New York Times best-selling author Jeff Goins drop in and flip-the-script as he spends a few minutes asking Jeff Blackburn the questions and finding out a little more of the story behind the ministry of Fearless Questions.||12/26/2016||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanEpisode 03: Wayne Jacobsen – The God Journey||Wayne Jacobsen joins us for a conversation about living outside the box of institutional church and the great adventure of living loved by God and guided by His Spirit. He also shares some details from his own personal journey of faith.||12/18/2016||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanEpisode 02: Erin Wilson – Preemptive Love Coalition||A conversation about faith, hope, and struggle in the Middle East with Preemptive Love Coalition Communications Officer Erin Wilson. #loveanyway||12/16/2016||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanEpisode 01: Welcome to Fearless Questions||Jeff Blackburn introduces and provides and overview of the new Fearless Questions Podcast.||12/12/2016||Free||View in iTunes|
So much truth & wisdom spoken by this man.
Counselor/Family Ministry Director
"Safe space to lean in..." these words invite me in and leave me looking forward to more!
Fearless Questions fan
Fearless Questions is like smooth jazz of faith. Blackburn covers some incredibly difficult topics with an ease that is rare (maybe nonexistent). Not an ease of dismissiveness, but one of a peaceful digging into hard subjects.