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The Kitchen Table #46: What Planet Am I Living On?

Maybe you’ve woken up and wondered if you are living on another planet. This week on the Kitchen Table, Shine.FM Ministry Director Brian McIntyre Utter and his son Jake talk about how as followers of Christ, we are living counterculture and the world will hate us.  In Music Matters, new music from Austin French, Jesus Culture, and an oldie, but goldie from Aaron*Geoffrey. In Culture Shock, deconstructing our faith with the band King’s Kaleidoscope. Be sure to subscribe to get all our Shine.FM podcasts.

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The Kitchen Table #45: It’s Time To Get Out of the Way with Tim Harlow

Are we are own worst enemy? This week on the Kitchen Table, Shine.FM Ministry Director Brian McIntyre Utter and his son Jake welcome Pastor Tim Harlow from Parkview Christian Church to the table to discuss his new book, “What Makes Jesus Mad?” In Music Matters, new music from Casting Crowns with Matthew West, for King & Country, and an oldie, but goldie from Avalon. In Culture Shock, Brian shares about his recent trip to the White House for a faith briefing. Be sure to subscribe to get all our Shine.FM podcasts.

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The Kitchen Table #44: When to Stop Saying “Love the Sinner, Hate the Sin”

You’ve all heard the phrase. Maybe it makes you cringe. Should we just stop saying it altogether or is it valid? This week on the Kitchen Table, Shine.FM Ministry Director Brian McIntyre Utter and his son Jake welcome Pastor Chad Dalton to table. In Music Matters, new music from Hillsong Young & Free with Andy Mineo, Andy Grammer, and an oldie, but goldie from Kim Boyce. In Culture Shock, we break down a response from Keanu Reeves on The Late Show with Stephen Colbert to the question “What Happens When You Die?” Be sure to subscribe to get all our Shine.FM podcasts.

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The Kitchen Table #43: Is It a Jesus Tax? Why 10%?

Do we give 10% or do we simply live generously?  This week on the Shine.FM’s The Kitchen Table podcast, ministry director Brian McIntyre Utter and his son Jake talk at the table about being faith and generous with our time, talent and money. In Music Matters, new music from Crowder with Mandisa and The New Respects, and an oldie, but goldie from Steven Curtis Chapman. In Culture Shock, remembering Rachel Held Evans and why she mattered. Be sure to subscribe to get all our Shine.FM podcasts.

The Kitchen Table #42: Remaining Hopeful in a Cynical World

Are you a Negative Nancy? When you look around at our society, do you struggle to with a doom and gloom attitude?  This week on the Shine.FM’s The Kitchen Table podcast, ministry director Brian McIntyre Utter and his son Jake talk at the table about keeping focused on our Hope in a cynical world. In Music Matters, music from Tenth Avenue North and All Sons & Daughters, and an oldie, but goldie from Michael W. Smith In Culture Shock, a couple of difference makers impacting culture in new ways. Be sure to subscribe to get all our Shine.FM podcasts.

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The Kitchen Table #41: Yes, It’s OK to Question God

Is it wrong to doubt? Is our faith not strong enough or is this how we grow? This week on the Shine.FM’s The Kitchen Table podcast, ministry director Brian McIntyre Utter and his son Jake share across the table about asking the tough faith questions and being bold enough to answer them or admitting we don’t have the answer. In Music Matters, music from JJ Weeks and Kings Kaleidoscope, and an oldie, but goldie from Benny Hester. In Culture Shock, some biblical sessions from the musical Les Miserables. Be sure to subscribe to get all our Shine.FM podcasts.

The Kitchen Table #40: Jumping Off The Shirt Tales

Teenagers can only ride along on their parents’ faith shirt tales for so long. There comes a time to make our faith journey our own. How do we help them as parents make the jump? This week on the Shine.FM’s The Kitchen Table podcast, ministry director Brian McIntyre Utter and his son Jake share across the table about what parents can do to help their kids develop their own faith. In Music Matters, music from ‘This Is Us’ star Chrissy Metz and Jonathan David & Melissa Helser, and an oldie, but goldie from Charlie Peacock. In Culture Shock, reflections about Palm Sunday and another app to keep an eye out for. Be sure to subscribe to get all our Shine.FM podcasts.

The Kitchen Table #39: Our Identity Crisis

The perfect selfie, touched up in PhotoShop and layers with filters…is this our true identity? This week on the Shine.FM’s The Kitchen Table podcast, ministry director Brian McIntyre Utter and his son Jake share across the table about true identity and where we find it. In Music Matters, music from Unspoken and Chance The Rapper, and an oldie, but goldie from Bryan Duncan. In Culture Shock, how to love a teenager. Be sure to subscribe to get all our Shine.FM podcasts.

The Kitchen Table #38: The Christian Witness in an Entitlement Culture

Everyone is talking about the college admissions scandal and that begs the question: Is Entitlement just a part of our the US Culture? This week on the Shine.FM’s The Kitchen Table podcast, ministry director Brian McIntyre Utter and his son Jake share across the table about when our Christian walk intersects with the entitlement culture and what we can teach our kids differently. In Music Matters, music from Tauren Wells and Capital City Music featuring Dion Davis, and an oldie, but goldie from Mark Farner. In Culture Shock, how to talk to our kids about the dangers of Juuling. Be sure to subscribe to get all our Shine.FM podcasts.

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The Kitchen Table #36: Why Humility Matters

This week on the Shine.FM’s The Kitchen Table podcast, ministry director Brian McIntyre Utter and his son Jake talk across the table about why it’s important to go against cultural norms and practice humility. In Music Matters, music from Building 429, Of The Land, and an oldie, but goldie from Crystal Lewis. In Culture Shock, the father/son duo look at the latest Barna study on what it means to have a spiritual vibrant home. Be sure to subscribe to get all our Shine.FM podcasts.