Scott Jones is a pastor (ascensionchurchpa.org), an avid karaoke singer (and former karaoke DJ), and was once a level 62 Hunter Elf in World of Warcraft. He is slugging through a dissertation in his free time. He lives with his best friend Lindy (to whom he’s also married). They have two dogs named Lucas and Damien (one of them seems to thinks he’s a human). Scott is the host of Mockingbird’s podcast, The Mockingcast. He’s also the co-host of New Persuasive Words, a podcast he does with his friend and co-belligerent Bill Borrer.
May 22nd, 2018 | 33 mins 2 secs
In this episode, inspired by a piece in the New York Times by a contemporary philosopher, we reflect on the contemporary relevance of an often maligned ancient Christian doctrine.
May 17th, 2018 | 1 hr 1 min
In this Bullgeschichte episode we are joined by Doug Pagitt. Doug is the founder and director of the non-profit Greater Things Foundation, which is the umbrella organization that much of his work operates within. We talk about faith, life, evangelicalism and politics. And of course, a little Donald Trump.
May 15th, 2018 | 27 mins 43 secs
In this episode we talk about Jerusalem and the tragedy in Gaza. We consider how things got here and if there's hope on the horizon. We also consider a past conversation "The Grace of Doing Nothing."
May 9th, 2018 | 32 mins 21 secs
This is the fourth episode of a short series of podcasts we are doing on the identity of Jesus Christ. In this episode we consider Jesus as rabbi.
May 6th, 2018 | 31 mins 52 secs
This is the third episode of a short series of podcasts we are doing on the identity of Jesus Christ. Our first episode considered Jesus as prophet. The second considered Jesus as priest. In this episode we consider Jesus as king.
April 30th, 2018 | 1 hr 3 mins
In this Bullgeschichte episode we talk with our friend and colleague Dr. Matt Milliner about a host of things that matter to us all. This was one of our favorite episodes.
April 26th, 2018 | 32 mins 9 secs
This is the first of a short series of podcasts we are doing on the identity of Jesus Christ. Our first episode considered Jesus as prophet. In this episode we consider Jesus as priest.
April 21st, 2018 | 34 mins 22 secs
This is the first of a short series of podcasts we are doing on the identity of Jesus Christ.
April 21st, 2018 | 29 mins 33 secs
In this episode we consider what Kierkegaard's philosophy can tell us about James Comey and Donald Trump.
April 13th, 2018 | 32 mins 19 secs
In this episode we reflect on and riff off of Bill's most recent contribution to "The Mockingbird", the magazine of Mockingbird Ministries (www.mbird.com). The issue's theme was humor and Bill's essay argues that Jesus really did have a sense of humor.