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(Her)Men*You*tics is podcast where Dr. Johanna Hartelius and *her* *men,* Jason Micheli and Teer Hardy, unpack stained-glass language to help *you* speak better Christian.
||CleanEpisode 30 - Offering||What does it mean to make an offering? We talk about offerings each week during worship as metal plates passed through our sanctuaries. Did you know offerings go back to the Hebrew Bible and were a part of how the day-to-day religious life of Israel...||7/11/2018||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanEpisode 29 - Omni||"Omni" is a prefix we attached to God without thinking: omnipresent, Omni-powerful. But what does "omni" really mean? And, if God is all things is Dr. Johanna correct in her 3rd grade question, "is God in my poop?" Music used in the middle of the...||7/4/2018||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanEpisode 28 - Nomos||In this epsidoe we talk about the Law, Romans 13, proof-texting, Jeff Sessions, and MSNBC. Is the take away its okay to suck or is it as Dr. Johanna insists that we should have some shame?||6/27/2018||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanEpisode 27 - Neighbor||Fred Rodgers invited all of to be his neighbor. Thanks, Fred but what does it mean to be someone's neighbor?||5/30/2018||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanHappy Strangely Warmed Day!||Happy Strangely Warmed Day!||5/24/2018||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanEpisode 26 - Methodism||2/3 of the (Her)Men*You*Tics team are pastors serving in the United Methodist Church. In this episode, Johanna takes us through the theological origins of Methodism, and Jason and Teer explain why they fell called to be a part of the Methodist tradition||5/23/2018||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanSpecial Announcement - What We Talk About When We Talk About God||On June 14th, 2018 the team behind Crackers & Grape Juice will be hosting a live event in Hampton, VA. We will be at Bull Island Brewing Company from 6pm - 9pm with special guests to talk about faith and theology without using stained glass language....||5/10/2018||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanEpisode 25 - Missio Dei||Missio Dei - We're on a mission from God. In this episode, we break down the differences between missio dei and missio ecclesia.||5/9/2018||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanEpisode 24 - Liturgy||Does liturgy really mean work of the people? Does liturgy have anything to do with guilt or shame? We tackle this and more as we talk about LITURGY on (Her)Men*You*Tics||5/2/2018||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanEpisode 23 - Laughter||What was supposed to be a conversation about Luke, turned into a conversation about laughter. We cover divine humor, a few potty jokes, and even talk about not-so-funny Christian comedians.||4/25/2018||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanEpisode 22 - Kerygma||In this episode, we consider what the event and content of preaching means. Are we talking about a narrative of events, exegesis of scripture, or the God? All of it? Also, what about the listener, do they play a role? This and more on (Her)Men*You*Tics||4/11/2018||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanEpisode 21 - Kenosis||In this episode we consider how God poured himself into human form in the incarnation, and/or how Jesus emptied himself of divinity (like omniscience and omnipotence). But mostly we talk about what human qualities Jesus experienced, the good and the...||2/28/2018||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanEpisode 20 - John||The episode where Johanna is nice to Teer, Jason tells us how to pray, and we talk about John while glossing over John 3:16.||2/21/2018||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanBonus Episode - The Word Made Verb||Johanna and Jason talked with Taylor Mertins (another member of the Crackers & Grape Juice team) for a crossover episode to talk about scripture and the season of Lent.||2/14/2018||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanEpisode 19- Justification||Do people change? Or does God declare us to be that which we are manifestly not? Imputation vs. impartation? How do we find a gracious God? We talk about justification in our latest episode of (Her)Men*You*tics, the doctrine at the heart of the...||2/7/2018||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanEpisode 18 - Imitation||What does it mean to be created in the image of God? Are we imitations of the Godhead? Of Christ?||1/23/2018||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanEpisode 17 - Infallible||Is scripture infallible? What about Jesus? What does our fallibility compared to Christ mean for things like grace and Christian perfection?||1/17/2018||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanEpisode 16 - Hell||If Belinda Carlisle is right, and Heaven is place on earth, where is Hell? What is Hell?||1/3/2018||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanEpisode 15 - Heaven||Is Belinda Carlisle correct? Is Heaven a place on earth? Well according to St. Paul, Belinda might not be wrong.||12/27/2017||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanEpisode 14 - Gospel||In this episode Dr. Johanna, Teer, and Jason discuss the word "gospel." Should we use an uppercase G or a lowercase g when talking about the G/gospel? What is the G/gospel proclaiming?||12/20/2017||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanEpisode 13 - Gnosticism||In this episode Dr. Johanna, Teer, and Jason discuss one of the earliest heresies in Christianity. What you may not know is that this heresy is still alive and strong today.||12/6/2017||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanEpisode 12 - Faith||Fides Qua Creditur OR Fides Qude Creidtur? Faith by which we believe or faith which we believe? Dr. Johanna tells you what 'faith' means and why you need to know it to speak Christian better.||11/29/2017||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanEpisode 11 - Face||Seeking the face of God? Let God's face shine upon you? What does that even mean? Dr. Johanna tells you what 'face' means and why you need to know it to speak Christian better.||11/22/2017||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanEpisode 10 - Eunuch||Dr. Johanna tells us why Eunuchs are important and why you need to know about them to be a better Christian.||11/8/2017||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanEpisode 9 - Epiclesis||Moving into the E's, Dr. Johanna defines 'epiclesis' and Jason and Teer attempt to tell you why you should care about it.||11/1/2017||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanEpisode 8 - Disciple||"Go and make disciples of all nations," is a phrase every Christian should be familiar with. Before we can go and make we need to first know what we are making. What is a disciple?||10/25/2017||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanEpisode 7 - Doxa||Doxology reveals the fallacy of letting kids choose whether or not they want to be a part of the church. Do you need a reference to the Holy Trinity for a doxology to truly be a doxology? Does each person of the Holy Trinity need to be referenced?...||10/18/2017||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanEpisode 6 - Catechism||Catechism is a word used in churches annually with little thought to the meaning or practice. What does catechism really mean and in understanding the word can we do it better?||10/11/2017||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanEpisode 5 - Cruce Salus||Johanna, Jason, and Teer discuss why 'Cruce Salus' is important and why you should know this so you can speak Christian better.||10/4/2017||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanEpisode 4 - Blessing||What does it mean to be blessed or be a blessing? Does it involving praying for a new Benz or are blessings something else?||9/27/2017||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanEpisode 3 - Biblicism||Johanna, Jason, and Teer discuss the word "biblicism" and why you need to know this word to speak Christian better.||9/21/2017||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanEpisode 2 - Anamnesis||"And so in remembrance of these your mighty acts in Jesus Christ, we offer ourselves..." In the Eucharist we remember so that the past might be made present that we might be consumed by what we consume in order that we become what we eat. In other...||9/13/2017||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanEpisode 1 - Apophatic||Is saying nothing the best way to say something about God? Is it clearer and more precise to say who and what God is not than who God is? Dr. Johanna Hartelius tells us why 'apophatic' is a theological term we need to know so that we can all speak...||9/6/2017||Free||View in iTunes|
Some words get used badly or incompletely. I enjoyed this intelligent conversation that doesn't treat its audience like dummies but also doesn't assume we know the full meaning or implication of invoking a word. I look forward to more episodes.
FINALLY Someone Who Understands Words
We've need Johanna on the C&GJ platform for quite sometime. Dr. Hartilleus offers a fresh perspective to the words we move past too quickly and have failed to use properly.
Jason is Great!
Johanna and Teer are pretty swell too.