The Bonfire Sessions
#015: You Don’t Know What It’s Like to Be Someone Else

#015: You Don’t Know What It’s Like to Be Someone Else

August 12, 2019

In this week’s episode, the guys visit Lake Philbrook and talk about if existence is self-evidently good, what great sex is like, and how absurd it is that Americans talk about freedom.

#014: Embrace the Ego, Just Don’t Be Deceived By It

#014: Embrace the Ego, Just Don’t Be Deceived By It

August 5, 2019

In this week’s episode, the guys talk about sin and Christianity’s obsession with it, why our focus needs to change, and how most of life is lived in the grey areas rather than the black and white.

#013: You’ve got Q’s, We’ve got A’s

#013: You’ve got Q’s, We’ve got A’s

July 29, 2019

In this week’s episode, the guys answer various questions from listeners, including what the strangest thing Michael has found in the trash at work, which films and bands are underrated, and what the differences and similarities are between Christianity and Buddhism.

#012: Don’t “Should” Your Way Through Life

#012: Don’t “Should” Your Way Through Life

July 22, 2019

In this week’s episode, the guys talk about depression and anxiety, the culture of busyness within Christianity, and how to figure out what you really want to do in life.

#011: How is This Your Solution?

#011: How is This Your Solution?

July 15, 2019

In this week’s episode, the guys talk about the new anti-abortion law in Alabama, non-interventionalist foreign policies and why Girardians don’t have hope for the future of humanity, and how each avoid drama at all costs.

#010: Don’t Be A Dunning-Kruger

#010: Don’t Be A Dunning-Kruger

July 8, 2019

In this week’s episode, the guys talk about the tragic and untimely death of Rachel Held Evans, anti-intellectualism in the church, and how we are swiftly approaching an age of post-reason.

#009: The Concept of Being Made Whole Is Universal

#009: The Concept of Being Made Whole Is Universal

July 1, 2019

In this week’s episode, the guys talk about the concept of salvation, how hell is a cruel game and fear a debilitating trap, and how psychedelics can be used in clinical settings.

#008: Without Gollum, Frodo Would Have Walked His Ass Back Down Mt. Doom

#008: Without Gollum, Frodo Would Have Walked His Ass Back Down Mt. Doom

June 24, 2019

In this week’s episode, the guys talk about Middle Earth, frustrating sports teams, and how they both want to eventually write fiction.

#007: Is Effort Really That Important?

#007: Is Effort Really That Important?

June 17, 2019

In this week’s episode, the guys talk about whether we can earn God’s favor or not, global warming, and the meaning of the Eucharistic meal.

#006: Tribes Don’t Know How to Talk to Other Tribes

#006: Tribes Don’t Know How to Talk to Other Tribes

June 10, 2019

In this week’s episode, the guys talk about social media and echo chambers, pledging allegiance to a politician, and how competition can be good.