In this episode, Nick and Leighton dive into the conversation that has been plaguing the Christian community for the last couple of weeks. John Chau was a missionary to a remote island called the North Sentinel Island where there is a people group that have never been exposed to anything other than their culture and traditions. They are completely un-westernized. John Chau felt that God called him to be a missionary to these people...
In this episode, Nick and Leighton make their comeback with humor but poignant conversation. This episode tracks heavily towards politics with lots of stuff in between. Is social media making us feel more important than what we might actually be? Sounds pretty depressing. Should we always voice our political opinions for the world to see on Facebook?
Where have we been? That's a great question. Tune into Season 2 episode 022 to find out. We have big things coming. We also explain why we have been MIA for 6 months.
On this episode we jump around a bit as we get back into the swing of things.
This episode focuses on the church. Has the church been ruined? Have we become too much of a business? Find out what Nick and Leighton think.
On this episode we discuss anti conformity, the christian music industry, whether or not we should
In this episode, Nick and Leighton discuss some very hot button topics about being "fat" and being a Christian. Obviously the church does a poor job at teaching the fallacies of gluttony but are we just being too insensitive? The church as a whole promotes unhealthy living when it comes to eating. Are we just way too critical?
In this episode we talk about the common lie told to children. The lie that Santa is real! We also discuss how Christians should be generous, but also how we should approach giving money to beggars with great care in order to have the best impact on them. All of this combined with a guest appearance from Ebenezer Scrooge makes for a great episode.
What is the right kind of worship music? Should worship be as heavily debated in the church as it is? In this episode, Nick and Leighton discuss their opinions on what they prefer when it comes to worship music. Special Guest Todd Holloway (Worship pastor at Parkway House of Prayer, Roanoke Virginia) talks about how he ended up where he is and what he has learned about worship. Should the church have worship wars?
In this episode, Nick and Leighton discuss several issues with modesty in the church. Can a good Christian young lady wear yoga pants and not have to feel like a sex object? They discuss how they have recognized women objectify themselves just as much as men objectify them.
On this episode we talk about thanksgiving, Black Friday, and include some humor unintentionally. Enjoy!
In this episode, Nick and Leighton discuss several topics on the discussion of love. Can you have a soulmate? Did God create someone specifically for you? Also, Nick shares a story that happened this week where he was able to introduce someone to Christ. The guys talk about their awkward talks with their dads, specifically in the realm of dating. Dads always have a way of making things more awkward when it comes to talking about se...
In this episode, Nick and Leighton discuss the gray areas of the Christian faith. They discuss drinking, getting tattoos, and cursing. This can be an extremely touchy subject within Christianity but is also very important to discuss. Can you be a Christian and partake in such atrocities? Many have differing opinions about the subject. What is the Plastic Faith Podcast's official stance on these specific gray areas? I guess you ...
In this episode, Nick and Leighton talk about the dangers of premarital sex. Is it even a sin? Sex seems to get the cold shoulder in the christian community. They discuss why they think that is as well and talk about the psychology of sex.
In this episode, Nick discusses some recent frustrations with the church. The topic of money comes up and Leighton takes a very interesting approach on how to view God's interactions with us. Somehow, the guys find their way back to the discussion of special revelation.
In this episode we open up the discussion on mental health. We discuss troubled minds, spiritual warfare, and the approach that christians should take when faced with these types of issues. We also talk about the churches current approach to these issues. Simply put, many christians struggle with mental illness. So, why is this subject so taboo?
In this episode, Nick and Leighton discuss lots of stories that they created while growing up. Believe it or not, they have not always liked each other. Sam Roberson makes a guest appearance just to add to the madness. The discussion of porn comes up. It's a very private discussion and typically never talked about in the church but it is about time we talk about it. Enjoy this podcast where the hosts completely open up about th...
In this episode we talk about sin. We answer several different questions about sin. Where did it come from? How does it impact us? Why do unbelievers still feel guilt or conviction? Those are just a few of the questions around the topic of sin that we talk about.