EP27 – Hayne’s Great Deconstruction

[Contributors to this Episode: Matt Oxley, Hayne Griffen, Joey Svendsen,]Co-hosts Matt Oxley and Hayne Griffen share their stories of deconstruction, Matt all the way to unbelief and Hayne, into “belief territory” that most evangelicals would deem heresy. The two dig deep into Hayne's story including his upbringing and how he now parents his own kids. […]

EP26 – White Kids, Hip-Hop and Monogamy

[Contributors to this Episode: Joey Svendsen, Liz Miller, Stoy Prioleau, Matt Oxley]Stoy's cultural upbringing and mentoring (or lack of) instilled various perspectives about sex, marriage and success, that he'd later have to grow out of. Joey and Liz lament over inappropriate hip-hop lyrics, having sons who love hip-hop, and Matt exhorts Christians to repent from […]

EP25 – Pushback on Christian Universalism

[Contributors to this Episode: Joey Svendsen, Hayne Griffen, Jack Hoey, Derek Kubilus]In EP10 of the Podcast, 4 months or so ago, Derek Kubilus introduced us to his perspective on a Universal salvation plan carried out by Jesus, captured in his new book, Holy Hell. Regular guest, Jack Hoey, read the book and didn't have a […]

EP24 – “Holy Ghosted” (w/ Tiffany Yecke Brooks)

[in this episode: Dr. Tiffany Yecke Brooks and host, Joey Svendsen]Dr. Tiffany Yecke Brooks joins to talk her newest book, Holy Ghosted: Spiritual Anxiety, Religious Trauma, and the Language of Abuse, which is a follow-up to her previous book Gaslighted by God. Together, her and Joey discuss spiritual anxiety (including scrupulosity), the important difference between […]

EP23 – Proof of Aliens? & Other Conspiracies: Believe it Or Not

[on this episode: Jed Payne, Joey Svendsen, and Jared Svendsen]”Fam of the podcast,” Jed Payne and literally family, Joey's big brother, Jared Svendsen join to talk conspiracies; touching on 911 and the moon landing, but focussing on the possibility of aliens. They also discuss skepticism, media biases, biblical implications of all of it and whether […]

EP22 – Doctor With Millions of TikTok Followers Becomes a TikTok Addict

[on this episode: Dr. Brian Boxer Wachler and Joey Svendsen]Dr. Brian Boxer Wachler, MD started a TikTok account, began to acquire a very large following and literally became hooked. After he started to ignore his family because of the “TikTok addiction,” his wife and daughters took matters into their own hands, pointed out to him […]

EP20 – My Plan for a “Capital Y” Youth Ministry Makeover

[hosts contributing on this episode: Joey Svendsen] What if all Christian Youth Group Ministries could be turned into Youth Centers that were instrumental in supporting youth of all faiths, backgrounds, and sexualities?Get The B-Sides Feed Facebook Discussion Group here.E-mail the PWNA team here.Music: Mechanical RiverSend a Text to the show!

EP19 – To Vote or Not to Vote: Is It Being a ‘bad christian’ to Opt Out?

[hosts contributing on this episode: Joey Svendsen, Stoy Prioleau, Amy Alderman, Robbie Madison, Matt Oxley, Jed Payne]Joey opens up about what he feels may be too much personal apathy about politics and voting. After sharing with a handful of the show's co-hosts on this one, he's met with more cynicism than he can handle. Four […]