Tag: Prophecy

P.I.D. Radio 7/5/15: Transcendence and Apotheosis

TRANSHUMANISTS AIM to fulfill the promise made in the Garden: You shall be as gods. Today we discuss a variety of memes and news items related to transhumanism.

P.I.D. Radio 5/10/15: Theology from Fiction

THE TELEVISION series Dig is a well-written and stylish archaeological thriller. We discuss elements of the show and the tendency of people — selves included — to incorporate fiction into our theology.

P.I.D. Radio 4/26/15: Of Gods and Mountains

MOUNTAINS ARE shaking. A massive earthquake has left over 2,400 dead in Nepal while a volcano in Chile has unexpectedly erupted. Some locals believe it was a manifestation of the god of the volcano. This isn’t surprising–mountains and volcanoes have been considered the abode of gods since the dawn of time.

P.I.D. Radio Special: Patrick Heron

WE MISS Patrick Heron. This dear brother in the Lord made us think and he did it while making us smile. Today is Paddy’s birthday. In tribute, we bring back an interview we recorded in February of 2007–an hour that will make you think and make you smile.

P.I.D. Radio 1/1/15: The Year Ahead

WE BEGIN our 11th year of webcasting with a look at some of the issues we believe the world will confront in 2015. Of course, it doesn’t take much imagination to predict more turmoil in the Middle East. We also discuss Ebola, economics and the price of oil, and the continued conflict between the Islamic State and anyone who stands in the way of their dream of a restored caliphate.

P.I.D. Radio 10/25/14: Reading the Signs

AS WE approach Halloween, events in the news are becoming even more frightening than a well-produced haunted house: Another doctor tests positive for Ebola, and top scientists suggest that mutations are making the virus more contagious than in the past. Are things really that bad or does somebody want us to, like the announcer says, be afraid — be very afraid?

P.I.D. Radio 10/12/14: Blood Snakes

THE EBOLA outbreak continues to spread. A health care worker in Dallas has tested positive for the virus, and a clinic in Boston reports that a patient who just returned from Liberia has been taken to a hospital. Over 4,000 are dead in west Africa, and that number may be low.

Doug Hamp & Rob Skiba

P.I.D. Radio 10/5/14: Quest 4 Truth

Doug Hamp and Rob Skiba have announced the first Quest 4 Truth Virtual Conference. This event streams live to the web Saturday and Sunday, November 8 and 9, at TheQ4TConference.com. You can see, hear, and interact with some great speakers (besides Doug and Rob): John McTernan, Doc Marquis, Daniel Duval, Freeman Fly, and–oh, yeah, us!–Derek and Sharon Gilbert.

P.I.D. Radio 9/27/14: Prophecy Watchers

ONE OF the most encouraging things of the Christian faith is the promise of Christ’s return. So why do so many churches avoid the subject of prophecy? Pastor, author and television host Gary Stearman and “Partner/Servant” Bob Ulrich discuss the importance of studying prophecy and their new ministry, Prophecy Watchers.