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jrforasteros —  September 15, 2017 — Leave a comment

The StoryMen return once more! We catch up on our very eventful summers. We update you on the various projects we have brewing. We recap our favorite books of the summer. And we argue over which movie reigned supreme at the box-office. We’re back! And it’s good to be back.

Story Men - September 15, 2017

StoryMen Return Part Ocho

More From "StoryMen Season 8"

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In this Episode:

3 – Clay’s Updates
7 – JR’s Update
13 – Matt’s Update
21 – Summer Movie Review
33 – Book Review
46 – Podcast Review

Episode Links

Books

Unclean by Richard Beck

Fifth Season by N K Jemisi

A Questionable Shape by Bennett Sims

Meddling Kids by Edgar Cantero

The Deep Vellum Book Subscription

Podcasts

Revisionist History

Hidden Brain

 

Find the StoryMen Online:

We blog at NorvilleRogers.com

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Matt | Clay | JR.

Here’s the stuff we’ve made:

Matt’s Books | Clay’s Books | JR.’s Messages | JR.’s Faith & Pop Culture e-Round-Up | Clay’s History Newsletter

The Other StoryMen:

StoryMen Audio Producer: Aaron Kretzmann

Phos Studios
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StoryMen Art by M. S. Corley

M. S. Corley’s website
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StoryMen Theme Song by Anthony Mako

Anthony Mako’s website
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What were you into this summer?

Churches all over North America are in sharp decline – especially among younger believers. Author Zach Hoag sees this not as a threat, but an opportunity. It’s an apocalypse – a revealing of deep problems in the Church – and great promise.

Story Men - June 16, 2017

The Light is Winning with Zach Hoag

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In this Episode:

2 – Wonder Woman

11 – Zach Hoag

15 – Rise of Nones and Dones

39 – On Denominations

48 – The Light is Winning

50 – PPOW

56 – Connect with Zach

Episode Links

Get The Light is Winning on Amazon

JR.’s review of Wonder Woman

5 Theological Truths Christians Can Agree With in Wonder Woman

JR. on Reel World Theology’s discussion of Wonder Woman

PPOW

JR.: The Refrigerator Monologues by Catherynne M. Valente

Clay: Pittsburgh Penguins

Matt: THOR by Walt Simonson

Zach: The Leftovers (HBO)

Connect with Zach Hoag

Blog | Twitter | Facebook | Podcast

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Matt | Clay | JR.

Here’s the stuff we’ve made:

Matt’s Books | Clay’s Books | JR.’s Messages | Weekly Faith & Pop Culture e-Round-Up

The Other StoryMen:

StoryMen Audio Producer: Aaron Kretzmann

Phos Studios
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StoryMen Art by M. S. Corley

M. S. Corley’s website
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StoryMen Theme Song by Anthony Mako

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What gives you hope for life after the apocalypse?

Evangelicalism tends to create anxiety in us – that we’re not doing enough to earn God’s love. Author Ed Cyzewski joins us to share his path from anxiety to security, through the path of contemplative prayer.

Story Men - June 9, 2017

Flee, Be Silent, Pray with Ed Cyzewski

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In this Episode:

2- Woner Woman

5 – Ed Cyzewski

10 – Evangelical Anxiety

18 – Rediscovering Catholicism

34 – Flee, Be Silent, Pray

37 – PPOW

44 – Connect with Ed

Episode Links

Get Flee, Be Silent, Pray on Amazon

Read the first chapter for FREE

PPOW

JR.: Wonder Woman

Matt: A Bride’s Story by Kaoru Mori

Ed: Stanley Cup Finals

Connect with Ed Cyzewski

Blog | Twitter | Facebook | Amazon page

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Matt | Clay | JR.

Here’s the stuff we’ve made:

Matt’s Books | Clay’s Books | JR.’s Messages | Weekly Faith & Pop Culture e-Round-Up

The Other StoryMen:

StoryMen Audio Producer: Aaron Kretzmann

Phos Studios
Follow Aaron on Twitter

StoryMen Art by M. S. Corley

M. S. Corley’s website
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StoryMen Theme Song by Anthony Mako

Anthony Mako’s website
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What is your experience with contemplative prayer?

Since Matt just put out a new translation of the book of Ruth, we discuss the issues that go into translating the Bible. What questions do translators have to ask themselves? What’re our favorite translations? PLUS: our hot take on the new Jordan Peele project!

Story Men - May 19, 2017

Translating the Bible

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In this Episode:

2- Jordan Peele

9 – Languages

18 – Favorite Translations

24- History of Bible translations

33 – Formal and Dynamic Equivalence

39 – Ruth

49 – What’s next?

Episode Links

Get RUTH: A REFUGEE STORY

 

PPOW

JR.: Gwendy’s Button Box by Stephen King and Richard Chizmar

Clay: Good Omens by Neil Gaiman and Terry Prachet

Matt: Lumina.org

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Here’s the stuff we’ve made:

Matt’s Books | Clay’s Books | JR.’s Messages | Weekly Faith & Pop Culture e-Round-Up

The Other StoryMen:

StoryMen Audio Producer: Aaron Kretzmann

Phos Studios
Follow Aaron on Twitter

StoryMen Art by M. S. Corley

M. S. Corley’s website
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StoryMen Theme Song by Anthony Mako

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What’s your favorite translation?

Late Night has become a landscape of political humor. What is satire? When is it effective? And what effect is the current brand of political humor having on American culture? PLUS: Guardians of the Galaxy, Vol. 2.

Story Men - May 12, 2017

What's So Funny about Politics?

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In this Episode:

2 – Political satire

37 – PPOW

42 – Guardians

Episode Links

How Late Night Alienated Conservatives

Comedy That Kills Us

JR.’s review of Guardians of the Galaxy, Vol. 2

PPOW

JR.: Designated Survivor (Hulu)

Clay: Full Dark, No Stars by Stephen King

Matt: Way Station by Clifford D. Simak

Find the StoryMen Online:

We blog at NorvilleRogers.com

Follow us on Twitter:

Matt | Clay | JR.

Here’s the stuff we’ve made:

Matt’s Books | Clay’s Books | JR.’s Messages | Weekly Faith & Pop Culture e-Round-Up

The Other StoryMen:

StoryMen Audio Producer: Aaron Kretzmann

Phos Studios
Follow Aaron on Twitter

StoryMen Art by M. S. Corley

M. S. Corley’s website
Follow M. S. Corley on Twitter

StoryMen Theme Song by Anthony Mako

Anthony Mako’s website
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What Late Night do you watch? Is it effective?