Unitarian Christian Alliance

Mark Cain, UCA member

The Trinity doctrine is perplexing. Many Christians prefer explicit Scriptures on the one God over catholic creeds. Mark Cain explores living as a lower-case-u unitarian amid a trinitarian majority with insights and stories from unorthodox guests.

0. Introductions
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How a wife and a distant military husband discovered a transforming faith. OPENING REMARKS What are unitarian Christians, the crunching surprise of the godman, turning heads, explicit verses, asking a child, processed food, and GMOs. CLOSING REMARKS Questions for Dale Tuggy, becoming UCA member, UCA podcast trading cards, and Seneca's thoughts from UCA conference. RESOURCES John 1 - Difficult passage (unless someone knows exactly what it means and then it’s entirely obvious) Philippians 2 - Difficult passage #2 Acts 3:13 - Jesus is God’s faithful servant John 13:14-16 - Jesus is humble John 12:49 - Jesus was given the words Matthew 28:18 - All authority given to him John 5:18 - He could do nothing on his own John 20:17 - Jesus has a God John 17:3 - The Father is the one true God John Lynn from The Living Truth Fellowship Seventh Day Adventists PTSD The Adventure Bible Proverbs 4:16 - Sleep Veteran Support Ministry Luke 18:19 - Good teacher Don’t Blame God - Book UCA Membership Map Episode 23. The Wheels Fell Off - Chuck Graham Episode 16. Bible Feed Podcast - Dan Weatherall, Paul Davenport Dale Tuggy - What John 1 Meant (UCA Conference 2021) Unitarian Christian Alliance FAQ and Help EPISODE INDEX (01:23) Piano toss (07:07) Interview (44:14) Closing remarks (46:17) Seneca Harbin's UCA thoughts FEEDBACK Create controlled mouth cacophony. Include your name and where you are from. "Hi! I'm Francine from Nevada. Thanks for sharing the purpose of the UCA." Email podcast@unitarianchristianalliance.org Click here to RECORD A MESSAGE Or call: 615-581-1158 Alternatively, just record yourself and email me the audio file LISTENING TIPS Pauses and pacing are hand crafted, artisan efforts. If your podcast app lets you remove silences, please don't. You will enjoy this better with the silences left in, and probably at the original speed. FOLLOW THE PODCAST The UCA Podcast email list! Large and enjoyable episode art, additional thoughts from the host, and notifications when there are delays. Enhance your inbox. Instagram UCA.podcast - Pictures and quotes Twitter @UCApodcast - Episode announcements Podcast Webpage: https://podcast.unitarianchristianalliance.org

Nov 24

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The one-year anniversary episode! Mark thinks about where we've been, where we're going, hungry widows, and why. CLOSING REMARKS Next year, Q&A, "Dynamic Monarchianism" book in the works, other events, monster truck rally, Chloe from Arizona, an humble audiobook, and Amanda Dunn. RESOURCES Episode 38. The Making of a Trinity Nerd - Dale Tuggy Unitarian Christian Alliance FAQ Mark 12:29 - Greatest commandment, the Shema Dale's entry on the Trinity - Stanford Encyclopedia of Philosophy Episode 26. Road Trip and Late-Night Christology - Eric Miller 1 Timothy 3 - Paul's description of qualifications (not for web developer) Matthew 25:31 - Criteria for entrance into Kingdom Acts 6 - Widows in need Acts 6:2 - Conflict of preaching and serving tables Chris Date's single issue website: Rethinking Hell Dale Tuggy discusses Christ Date's Search for a Viable Trinity Theory, Episode 336 (part 1) and Episode 337 (part 2)  Allegiance to the King (https://allegiancetotheking.org/) Atlanta Bible College (Church of God General Conference) (https://coggc.org/)  Spirit and Truth (Revised English Version) (https://spiritandtruthonline.org/) Living Hope International Ministries (https://lhim.org/) Williamsburg Christadelphian Foundation (https://www.wcfoundation.org/) Integrity Syndicate (https://integritysyndicate.com/) UCA Membership Map Theophilus Press (UCA publishing) An Humble Inquiry into the Scripture-Account of Jesus Christ: A Short Argument concerning His Deity and Glory according to the Gospel (Amazon link) EPISODE INDEX (02:22) Reflections (08:20) Misunderstandings (13:36) Meeting needs, Acts 6 (16:04) Paul writes from prison about web developers (24:05) The start of the UCA (28:03) Division of labor (29:37) UCA sponsor mentions (33:00) The coming year (35:00) The monster truck rally (35:45) Apology for the monster truck rally (36:07) Chloe from Arizona (39:20) Amanda Dunn FEEDBACK Your ponderances merit pronouncing. Include your name and where you are from. "Hi! I'm Tale Duggy from ... uh, New Zealand. I was impressed by that one." Email podcast@unitarianchristianalliance.org Click here to RECORD A MESSAGE Or call: 615-581-1158 Alternatively, just record yourself and email me the audio file LISTENING TIPS Pauses and pacing are hand crafted, artisan efforts. If your podcast app lets you remove silences, please don't. You will enjoy this better with the silences left in, and probably at the original speed. FOLLOW THE PODCAST The UCA Podcast email list! Large and enjoyable episode art, additional thoughts from the host, and notifications when there are delays. Enhance your inbox. Instagram UCA.podcast - Pictures and quotes Twitter @UCApodcast - Episode announcements Podcast Webpage: https://podcast.unitarianchristianalliance.org

Nov 17

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A philosophy professor is an uncommon career path. How Dale turned curiosity into a prolific and specialized body of work. OPENING REMARKS Avoiding "popular" guests, upcoming release of first session of the UCA conference, nerd DNA, and a trip to the zoo. CLOSING REMARKS Q&A experiment (UCA podcast style), practical questions, Brandon Duke trapped atop the ivory tower, The UCA Podcast email list, note from Beth in Ohio, and a single word from my adorable cohost. RESOURCES Dale Tuggy - What John 1 Meant (UCA Conference 2021) Dale's entry on the Trinity - Stanford Encyclopedia of Philosophy Trinities Blog Vineyard Church BIOLA University Brian Leftow Trinity paper which includes the Rockettes Dale’s articles about Leftow’s ideas Sir Anthony Buzzard, Kingdom of God book J.P. Moreland Steven Davis, Christian philosopher Trinities - podcast 335 Pastor Jeff Deuble’s Christ Before Creeds Trinities podcast 334 – “Who do you say I am?” God's Death - A Counterfactual Historical Reconstruction (the puppet show) Higher ground church, Whitehouse, TN EPISODE INDEX (02:02) A trip to the zoo (02:27) Interview with Dale Tuggy (35:29) Closing remarks (38:07) Brandon's sub-practical question FEEDBACK Just say it. Include your name and where you are from. "Hi! I'm Richard from Montana. Yep." Email podcast@unitarianchristianalliance.org Click here to RECORD A MESSAGE Or call: 615-581-1158 Alternatively, just record yourself and email me the audio file LISTENING TIPS Pauses and pacing are hand crafted, artisan efforts. If your podcast app lets you remove silences, please don't. You will enjoy this better with the silences left in, and probably at the original speed. FOLLOW THE PODCAST The UCA Podcast email list! Large and enjoyable episode art, additional thoughts from the host, and notifications when there are delays. Enhance your inbox. Instagram UCA.podcast - Pictures and quotes Twitter @UCApodcast - Episode announcements Podcast Webpage: https://podcast.unitarianchristianalliance.org

Nov 10

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Man's mortal enemy did not prevail. Love brought Dan back from the brink to find purpose and hope. OPENING REMARKS Mr. Thornberry, death, real death, real consequence, our human Messiah's profound trust in his God, obedience, mathematical infinitesimalness, and resurrection as a real proof.  RESOURCES God's Death - A Counterfactual Historical Reconstruction (the puppet show) Romans 5:12-21 - By one man's obedience, many will be made righteous 1 Corinthians 15:21 - By one man came resurrection from the dead Matthew 25:31-46 - Sheep and goats Matthew 7:21 - Depart I never knew you Hometown Heroes Outdoors EPISODE INDEX (00:35) Mr. Thornberry's service (02:40) The importance of Jesus being human (07:32) Interview with Dan DeFrang (30:49) Closing remarks (31:01) A twinkling and enthusiastic "Stacey" FEEDBACK Let your word become sound and vibrate among us. Say your name and where you are from. "Hi! I'm Nikolas from Prague. Wish I could have made it to the conference!" Email podcast@unitarianchristianalliance.org Click here to RECORD A MESSAGE Or call: 615-581-1158 Alternatively, just record yourself and email me the audio file LISTENING TIPS Pauses and pacing are hand crafted, artisan efforts. If your podcast app lets you remove silences, please don't. You will enjoy this better with the silences left in, and probably at the original speed. FOLLOW THE PODCAST The UCA Podcast email list! Large and enjoyable episode art, additional thoughts from the host, and notifications when there are delays. Enhance your inbox. Instagram UCA.podcast - Pictures and quotes Twitter @UCApodcast - Episode announcements Podcast Webpage: https://podcast.unitarianchristianalliance.org

Nov 3

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From Idaho to Tennessee to Conference Coordinator, Stacey reciprocates the generosity of others, serving to help make the October event a success.   OPENING REMARKS Amanda Dunn's reaction to the conference, a little Wright preps to see friends, and Mark's opening remarks from Friday night at the UCA Conference. CLOSING REMARKS Details about the UCA Conference videos, Matthew Elton of Spark & Foster Films, checking your spam, a note from Joanna in Arizona, and "An Humble Inquiry" introduction and reading. RESOURCES Allegiance to the King Higher Ground Church, White House, TN 21st Century Reformation, Dan and Sharon Gill Episode 17. Fellowship Effectively Less Frequently - Kenny Willenburg Spark & Foster Films Join the Unitarian Christian Alliance Theophilus Press An Humble Inquiry into the Scripture-Account of Jesus Christ: A Short Argument concerning His Deity and Glory according to the Gospel (Amazon link) EPISODE INDEX (01:01) Wright talks of who she'll meet (01:56) UCA conference opening remarks (06:34) Interview with Stacey Berger (25:10) Heidi pops in for a thank you (26:35) Session video information (27:38) Joanna in Arizona (29:20) Theophilus Press, An Humble Inquiry (32:30) A twinkling and enthusiastic assist FEEDBACK Gimme some good gab. Say your name and where you are from. "Ha! It's Bob from nowhere of significance. You clearly do not know what you're talking about." Email podcast@unitarianchristianalliance.org Click here to RECORD A MESSAGE Or call: 615-581-1158 Alternatively, just record yourself and email me the audio file LISTENING TIPS Pauses and pacing are hand crafted, artisan efforts. If your podcast app lets you remove silences, please don't. You will enjoy this better with the silences left in, and probably at the original speed. But who am I to spoil your fun? FOLLOW THE PODCAST The UCA Podcast email list! Large and enjoyable episode art, additional thoughts from the host, and notifications when there are delays. Enhance your inbox. Instagram UCA.podcast - Pictures and quotes Twitter @UCApodcast - Episode announcements Podcast Webpage: https://podcast.unitarianchristianalliance.org

Oct 27

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Two sides of a curious coin—right doctrine with wrong spirit, and wrong doctrine with right spirit. Can any sense be made of these possibilities? OPENING REMARKS Appreciation for guests, pronouncing "error," one error in three persons, and mystical grammar. CLOSING REMARKS Reassurances about talking to Mark at the UCA conference, Dana from Pennsylvania comes up for air between episodes 26 and 27, and rub off some spirit kindness. RESOURCES Episode 31. Behind the Scenes - Brandon Duke Interviews Mark Cain 1 John 4:5-6 - The "spirit of error" verse. 1 John 2:23 - No one who denies the ... Son has the Father Matthew 23:8-12 - Call no man "rabbi" and the first shall be last Ravi Zacharias Hid Hundreds of Pictures of Women, Abuse ... Christianity Today story Episode 33. My Trinitarian Best Friend - Amanda Dunn (Part 1) 1 Corinthians 13:4-6 - Love is patient The meaning of "eat crow" The 2021 UCA Conference, Oct. 15-17 Episode 26. Road Trip and Late-Night Christology - Eric Miller (the episode referenced by Dana) EPISODE INDEX (02:44) Error the Father, Error the Son, and Error the Spirit (04:19) Mystery grammar (08:29) Hearing what you think is in the text (11:10) Inferences vs. essential doctrines (12:14) Error vs. spirit of error (13:15) The two problematic possibilities (16:03) False teachers and the three damages (23:47) The damage of a false leader, dependance (27:16) The doctrine considerations (29:29) Amanda Dunn, episode 33 (misunderstanding strong) (32:11) The two spirits (33:07) Judgement day, doctrines don't matter? (34:14) Having commonality with doctrinal opponants (35:58) Dana! FEEDBACK Do like Dana did—deposit your declaration during a disjunction of determined delight. Say your first name and your state or country. "Hello, this is Ichabad from Crete. Can I get a stuffed UCA unicorn? The one with a curved blue horn?" Email podcast@unitarianchristianalliance.org Click here to RECORD A MESSAGE Or call: 615-581-1158 Alternatively, just record yourself and email me the audio file LISTENING TIPS Pauses and pacing are hand crafted, artisan efforts. If your podcast app lets you remove silences, please don't. You will enjoy this better with the silences left in, and probably at the original speed. But who am I to spoil your fun? FOLLOW THE PODCAST The UCA Podcast email list! Large and enjoyable episode art, additional thoughts from the host, and notifications when there are delays. All the cool kids are signed up. Instagram UCA.podcast - Pictures and quotes Twitter @UCApodcast - Episode announcements Podcast Webpage: https://podcast.unitarianchristianalliance.org

Sep 29

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This was not how it was supposed to happen. A "Statement of Faith" navigation goes awry.  CLOSING REMARKS Words from Paul in Georgia, Jackie in Ireland, and Amanda in Idaho The 2021 UCA Conference, Oct. 15-17 Episode 26. Road Trip & Late Night Christology - Eric Miller God's Death - A Counterfactual Historical Reconstruction (the puppet show) RESOURCES Episode 6. Working at the Colson Center - Anna Brown Classical Conversations, homeschooling program Biblical Unitarian wikipedia article Church of Jesus Christ of the Latter-day Saints Episodes 2. Mother Disrupted - Hildy Chandler, UCA podcast (also see episodes 3 and 4) EPISODE INDEX (01:26) Interview (19:35) The heart stop and the blame (25:36) The verdict (37:56) Closing remarks (Paul, Jackie, and Amanda) FEEDBACK Go ahead, spit it out! Say your first name and your state or country. "Hi, it's John from the land of puppets. I hope I get a contract out of that." Email podcast@unitarianchristianalliance.org Click here to RECORD A MESSAGE Or call: 615-581-1158 Or just record yourself and email me the audio file LISTENING TIPS Pauses and pacing are hand crafted, artisan efforts. If your podcast app lets you remove silences, please don't. You will enjoy this better with the silences left in. FOLLOW THE PODCAST The UCA Podcast email list! Large and enjoyable episode art, additional thoughts from the host, and notifications when there are delays. Instagram UCA.podcast - Pictures and quotes Twitter @UCApodcast - Episode announcements Podcast Webpage: https://podcast.unitarianchristianalliance.org

Sep 22

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What if revealing your unitarian faith might cost you your most treasured friendship, and what if it flourished instead?  OPENING REMARKS This podcast is not *for* Trinitarians Episode 1. The Perilous Trinity Deep Dive, UCA podcast Opinions do vary Do not try this at home Mythological equestrian creature CLOSING REMARKS Notes from Justin in Florida and PJ in Tennessee The 2021 UCA Conference, Oct. 15-17 UCA Membership Map The UCA Podcast email subscription list Stephanie Schlegel, guest in episode 12. An Americain in "Messianic" Israel, enumerates analogies in episode 32. Negotiating with Trinitarians Announcing the release of God's Death - A Counterfactual Historical Reconstruction (it's a puppet show) Unitarian Christian Alliance YouTube channel Trinities podcast 333 - The Arguments of "God's Death" dives in deep RESOURCES Book "When I Don't Desire God: How to Fight for Joy" Jon Piper Book "Did the First Christians Worship Jesus?" James Dunn Amanda mentioned the other podcast interview that she and Cory really enjoyed: Episode 25. Wandering, Arguing, and Culture - Anne Fischhaber EPISODE INDEX (02:37) Interview (51:48) Closing remarks (Justin, PJ, Stephanie Schlegel) (54:43) Announcement of Puppet Show release! FEEDBACK Expel mind content. Say your first name and your state or country. "Hey there, it’s Samuel from somewhere. Say something similar to someone somehow." Email podcast@unitarianchristianalliance.org Click here to RECORD A MESSAGE Or call: 615-581-1158 Or just record yourself and email me the audio file LISTENING TIPS Pauses and pacing are hand crafted, artisan efforts. If your podcast app lets you remove silences, please don't. You will enjoy this better with the silences left in. FOLLOW THE PODCAST The UCA Podcast email list! Large and enjoyable episode art, additional thoughts from the host, and notifications when there are delays. Instagram UCA.podcast - Pictures and quotes Twitter @UCApodcast - Episode announcements Podcast Webpage: https://podcast.unitarianchristianalliance.org

Sep 15

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How a Torah observant Christian seeking a first century faith learned wisdom from a hostage negotiator.  CLOSING REMARKS The UCA Podcast YouTube channel, closed captioning for hearing impaired, a request for a consult, prepping for the UCA conference, Hector's excitement to be attending the UCA conference, behind the scenes of my episode emails, and a clip of one of John's videos. RESOURCES The Truman Show BiblicalUnitarian.com Restitutio podcast, Sean Finnegan One God Report podcast, Bill Schlegel Never Split the Difference: Negotiating as if Your Life Depended on It, book by Chris Voss John Lawson YouTube channel UCA Podcast YouTube channel Unitarian Christian Alliance conference, Oct. 15-17 The UCA Podcast email list The Son of God, YouTube video, John Lawson SCRIPTURES Psalm 119:142 - Your law is truth EPISODE INDEX (03:18) Interview (18:44) Never Split the Difference (33:10) Closing remarks (35:38) Hector from Massachusetts  (37:35) Segment from John Lawson video FEEDBACK First you think it, then you say it. Give your first name and your state or country. "Hi, it’s Mary Anne from Nova Scotia. What if Brandon made statements which Mark had to answer in the form of a question?" Email podcast@unitarianchristianalliance.org Click here to RECORD A MESSAGE (https://www.speakpipe.com/UCApodcast) Or call: 615-581-1158 Or just record yourself and email me the audio file LISTENING TIPS Pauses and pacing are hand crafted, artisan efforts. If your podcast app lets you remove silences, please don't. You will enjoy this better with the silences left in. FOLLOW THE PODCAST The UCA Podcast email list! Large and enjoyable episode art, additional thoughts from the host, and notifications when there are delays. Instagram UCA.podcast - Pictures and quotes Twitter @UCApodcast - Episode announcements Podcast Webpage: https://podcast.unitarianchristianalliance.org

Sep 1

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My motivations, machinations, and mission—Brandon Duke interviews Mark Cain about his podcasting pursuits.  OPENING REMARKS Adding yourself to the UCA map and my inner thoughts about today’s guest host. CLOSING REMARKS Teaching a podcasting workshop, your possible interest in starting a podcast, your possible disinterest in starting one, podcast varieties, Breakfast Theology, knock-knock joke from Brandon Russell, The UCA Podcast email list, former guests’ magical meetup, and the 2021 UCA Conference. RESOURCES UCA Membership Map 368 Introducing the UCA Podcast, Restitutio, Dec. 3, 2020 Episode 1. The Perilous Trinity Deep Dive, UCA podcast Episodes 2. Mother Disrupted - Hildy Chandler, UCA podcast (also see episodes 3 and 4) Episode 25. Wandering, Arguing, and Culture - Anne Fischhaber, UCA podcast Shaliah, The Principle of Agency in the Old Testament Episode 19. Credibility and God's Death, UCA podcast Hank Hanegraaff, The Bible Answer Man Trinities podcast Restitutio podcast Breakfast Theology podcast Record some audio for the podcast! Unitarian Christian Alliance conference, Oct. 15-17 EPISODE INDEX (03:05) Interview (30:13) Closing remarks (32:45) Breakfast Theology podcast (34:23) Brandon Russell’s knock-knock joke FEEDBACK Let your mouth unleash it’s contents. Say your first name and your state or country. "Hey there, it’s John from South Carolina. What is it that you got going on up in your head? Please clarify." Email podcast@unitarianchristianalliance.org Click here to RECORD A MESSAGE Or call: 615-581-1158 Or just record yourself and email me the audio file LISTENING TIPS Pauses and pacing are hand crafted, artisan efforts. If your podcast app lets you remove silences, please don't. You will enjoy this better with the silences left in. FOLLOW THE PODCAST The UCA Podcast email list! Large and enjoyable episode art, additional thoughts from the host, and notifications when there are delays. Instagram UCA.podcast - Pictures and quotes Twitter @UCApodcast - Episode announcements Podcast Webpage: https://podcast.unitarianchristianalliance.org

Aug 18

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Growing up in violent Northern Ireland, Jackie came through it with a heart for God and a humble willingness to let go of past errors...and analogies. OPENING REMARKS Amanda's thoughts, the grinding machine, Satan's influence, the pattern of authoritarian leaders and group identity, mystery as the final destination, the industry of mocking, the singular God, our growth, and admitting, "I was wrong." CLOSING REMARKS UCA Conference, get your shamrocks full-sized, my ultimate plan to have complete power over all of you, the email list, and a likely skipped episode in the near future. RESOURCES Episode 15: Why I'm Not a Trinitarian Sperrins Mountains, Northern Ireland Philip Yancey, What's So Amazing About Grace? The Oneness of God, David K. Bernard Episode 7: On Oneness and Wrongness - Dan Gill Trinities, podcast 281 – Introducing the Unitarian Christian Alliance Justin Smith, The Biblical Unitarian Podcast The Irish Tinwhistle YouTube: Gort na Saileán (Down by the Sally Gardens) Episode 12: An American in “Messianic” Israel - Stephanie Schlegel 2021 UCA Conference registration SCRIPTURES Deuteronomy 6:4 - Shema, YHWH echad Mark 12:29 - Most important commandment Acts 3:13 - God of Abraham, Isaac… John 1:14 - The word became flesh Genesis 1:2 - The spirit hovering Luke 1:35 - The power of the most high overshadowing Mary Luke 4:18 - The Spirit of the Lord is upon me 2 Corinthians 5:19 - God was in Christ reconciling the world John 1:18 - No one has seen God at any time... John 3:16 - For God so loved the world...  John 18:38 - What is truth? - Pilate John 14:9 - Seen Jesus, seen the Father EPISODE INDEX (00:36) Amanda from Idaho (06:27) Interview with Jackie (40:50) Sally Gardens, Tinwhistle (43:53) Closing remarks FEEDBACK Turn brain waves into gaseous compression waves. Say your first name and your state or country. "Hello, it's Howard from Norway. Give me moreway." Email podcast@unitarianchristianalliance.org Click here to RECORD A MESSAGE Or call: 615-581-1158 Or just record yourself and email me the audio file LISTENING TIPS Pauses and pacing are hand crafted, artisan efforts. If your podcast app lets you remove silences, please don't. You will enjoy this better with the silences left in. FOLLOW THE PODCAST The UCA Podcast email list! Large and enjoyable episode art, additional thoughts from the host, and notifications when there are delays. Instagram UCA.podcast - Pictures and quotes Twitter @UCApodcast - Episode announcements Podcast Webpage: https://podcast.unitarianchristianalliance.org

Aug 4

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While not into "the promised land," this unitarian couple has moved on from their (sometimes hilarious) journey into a small, meaningful, and growing fellowship. OPENING REMARKS The 2021 UCA Conference, not being Universalists, our deceptive super power, and counting the cost. CLOSING REMARKS On knock-knock jokes, a call for entries to the unitarian Christian museum, Tyndale's translation, a message from Philippus, discussing a UCA video (The Trouble with the Trinity) with Brandon Duke, and a short but powerful serendipitous poem. RESOURCES UCA Conference, October 15-17 Episode 1: “The Perilous Trinity Deep Dive” Book: Who Is Jesus? A Plea for a Return to Belief in Jesus the Messiah, by Anthony Buzzard  Converge Event, 2019 https://convergefest.com UCA Membership Map UCA Video: The Trouble with the Trinity Stanford Encyclopedia of Philosophy, Trinity, Dale Tuggy Trinities Podcast 324 (& 325) “Dr. Jc Beall - The Contradictory Christ - Part 1” Trinities Podcast 232 “Trinity Club Orientation” Episode 22 “Aliens on a New Planet (Fort Lauderdale) - Mary McCarty” Book: The Adventures of Tom Sawyer and the Adventures of Huckleberry Finn SCRIPTURES Luke 14:28 - Counting the cost EPISODE INDEX (04:12) Interview (26:35) Closing remarks (28:33) Philippus greetings (29:13) UCA Video discussion with Brandon Duke FEEDBACK Share your verbal thoughts. Say your first name and your state or country. "Hello, it's Jenny from Salt Lake City. Please invite Thomas back." Email podcast@unitarianchristianalliance.org Click here to RECORD A MESSAGE Or call: 615-581-1158 LISTENING TIPS Pauses and pacing are hand crafted, artisan efforts. If your podcast app lets you remove silences, please don't. You will enjoy this better with the silences left in. FOLLOW THE PODCAST The UCA Podcast email list! Large and enjoyable episode art, plus additional thoughts from the host. Also, notifications when there are delays. Instagram UCA.podcast - Pictures and quotes Twitter @UCApodcast - Episode announcements Podcast Webpage: https://podcast.unitarianchristianalliance.org

Jul 28

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Is there another savior besides God? Mark Cain considers Kristen's question, and offers space-saving advice for one's Trinity Tool Belt™. OPENING REMARKS Thoughts on episode #27 from Mom and host, Biblical Hebrew, and types of UCA podcast episodes. CLOSING REMARKS Interlinear translations, and a recommended Bible app, inWORD. SCRIPTURES Isaiah 43:11 - No savior besides God 2 Kings 13:5-7 - God gave Israel a savior Judges 3:9 - Othniel was also a savior John 4:25ff - Samaritans recognize the savior Isaiah 44:8 - No God besides God John 10:34 - Those who are called gods Romans 5 - The man Jesus reversed damage done by Adam Genesis 3:15 - First promise of human head crusher Deuteronomy 18:15 - More promises of a human word speaker 1 Chronicles 17:11ff - Promises of a human earth ruler John 3:16 - God the sender, the initiator Acts 2:22 - God did miracles through Jesus Matthew 26:39ff - God's will is the reason the crucifixion was to proceed Romans 5:8 - God showed his love for us Ezekiel 34:11-15 - God is the one who feeds, and God is the shepherd Ezekiel 34:22-23 - Now it's the servant David who feeds and is the one shepherd Acts 13:22-23 - Paul describes God as the cause of David and of Jesus RESOURCES One God Report Episode 8, What If It’s Me, Not Yahweh? John 8:58 Guarding the Faith - Pastor Wilson 6-27-21, Victory Baptist Temple of Piedmont, MO (jump to 50 minutes) Biblehub.com Interlinear inWORD Bible app FEEDBACK Speak words. Say your first name and your state or country. "Hello, it's me from here. Please talk about it more." Email podcast@unitarianchristianalliance.org Click here to RECORD A MESSAGE Or call: 615-581-1158 LISTENING TIPS Pauses and pacing are hand crafted, artisan efforts. If your podcast app lets you remove silences, please don't. You will enjoy this better with the silences left in. FOLLOW THE PODCAST The UCA Podcast email list! Large and enjoyable episode art, plus additional thoughts from the host. Also, notifications when there are delays. Instagram UCA.podcast - Pictures and quotes Twitter @UCApodcast - Episode announcements Podcast Webpage: https://podcast.unitarianchristianalliance.org

Jul 14

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A theological redemption sparked by the Shema—how Mark Silveira turned his embarrassment into a unique YouTube ministry. OPENING REMARKS Being a niche, TINOs, counting the Father and the Son, and "I and the Father are two." CLOSING REMARKS Brandon Duke and host discuss a recent UCA video, cross promotion of UCA videos and podcast, and an interruption by Thomas. SCRIPTURES John 10:30 - I and Father are one John 8:17-18 - I and Father are two Philippians 2:11 - Kneeling to Jesus by God’s command and for God’s glory John 14:6 - I am the way, the truth, and the life Deuteronomy 6:4 - Shema Genesis 1:26 - Let us make man in our image Isaiah 6:8 - Who will go for us? REFERENCES Book: The Only True God: A Study of Biblical Monotheism, Eric H.H. Chang YouTube: ARAUTO DO DEUS ÚNICO - Mark Silveira's channel YouTube: How many persons is God? FEEDBACK Digitize your analog vocal patterns. Say your first name and your state or country. "Hello, it's Juanita from Puerto Rico. Please make more audio." Email podcast@unitarianchristianalliance.org Click here to RECORD A MESSAGE Or call: 615-581-1158 LISTENING TIPS Pauses and pacing are hand crafted, artisan efforts. If your podcast app lets you remove silences, please don't. You will enjoy this better with the silences left in. FOLLOW THE PODCAST The UCA Podcast email list! Large and enjoyable episode art, plus additional thoughts from the host. Also, notifications when there are delays. Instagram UCA.podcast - Pictures and quotes Twitter @UCApodcast - Episode announcements Podcast Webpage: https://podcast.unitarianchristianalliance.org

Jul 7

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What is it like being an Arian surrounded by Biblical Unitarians? Turns out it can be quite delightful. Eric tells of his weekend at the 20s and 30s Conference.  OPENING REMARKS Loved ones in person, differences exist, and it's the transportation not the destination.  CLOSING REMARKS Anonymous thanks, Converge vs. UCA Conference, dunking booths, and pies. RESOURCES Episode 17: Fellowship Effectively Less Frequently God’s Bible School & College Churches of Christ Jehovah Witnesses Debate - Dr. Dale Tuggy vs. Dr. Michael Brown Converge The UCA Affirmation SCRIPTURES Hebrews 10:5 - The body prepared for him FEEDBACK Expel air through the constriction of your vocal chords. Say your first name and your state or country. "Hello, it's James from Ontario. Love the program, but why are you so wrong all the time?" Email podcast@unitarianchristianalliance.org Click here to RECORD A MESSAGE Or call: 615-581-1158 LISTENING TIPS Pauses are hand crafted for maximal comprehension and impact. If your podcast app lets you remove silences, please don't. You will likely enjoy this better with the silences left in. FOLLOW THE PODCAST The UCA Podcast email list! Large and enjoyable episode art, plus additional thoughts from the host. Also, notifications when there are delays. Instagram UCA.podcast - Pictures! Words! Twitter @UCApodcast - Episode announcements Podcast Webpage: https://podcast.unitarianchristianalliance.org

Jun 30

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What happens when an argumentative world traveler drops into a college full of wrong people? (Clue: only the penitent will pass.) Learn how Anne's first hand experience with agency and honor opened the door to actually listening. OPENING REMARKS Mark has laryngitis, and his wife, Karen, saves the day! CLOSING REMARKS Brief explanation of "Abrahamic Faith," feedback from Cheryl on episode 19. Credibility and God's Death, "Thomas" says a few words, and Andrew from the U.K. weighs in on episode 23. The Wheels Fell Off. RESOURCES The Airplane Flight Scene (inspiration for episode theme) Atlanta Bible College SCRIPTURES Isaiah 1:18 - Come, let us argue Philippians 3:15 - If you think differently, God will make it clear Matthew 5:41 - Going the extra mile Luke 10:25-37 - The good Samaritan John 4:1-42 - The woman at the well FEEDBACK Divulge your innermost feedback. Say your first name and your state or country. "Hello, it's... uh... Thomas from Ohio. You sure got something crazy going on up in your head." Email podcast@unitarianchristianalliance.org Click here to RECORD A MESSAGE Or call: 615-581-1158 LISTENING TIPS Pauses are hand crafted for maximal comprehension and impact. If your podcast app lets you remove silences, please don't. You will likely enjoy this better with the silences left in. FOLLOW THE PODCAST The UCA Podcast email list! Large and enjoyable episode art, plus additional thoughts from the host. Also, notifications when there are delays. Instagram UCA.podcast - Pictures! Words! Twitter @UCApodcast - Episode announcements Podcast Webpage: https://podcast.unitarianchristianalliance.org

Jun 16

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What is the conscience? What is it doing in there? Host Mark Cain attempts an answer...and regrets eating the cookie. CLOSING REMARKS Alan’s reflection on The Wheels Fell Off, notes from Josiah and Chloe on episode 22, and a save-the-date announcement of the upcoming UCA Conference, Oct. 15-17, 2021 in Millersville, Tennessee. SCRIPTURES 1 John 3:19 - Heart at rest and confidence. Genesis 1:26 - Man made in God’s image. John 8:34 - A slave to sin. Romans 6, Titus 3, 2 Peter 2 - More slave to sin texts. Matthew 24:12 - The love of many will grow cold. Matthew 26:57-68 - Silent before his accusers. John 17:21 - Father and Son in believers. Hebrews 5:12 - Basic principles. Hebrews 5:14 - Mature, trained to discern good from evil. RESOURCES Christian, What Do You Believe? Probably a Heresy About Jesus, Says Survey UCA Conference, Oct. 15 - 17, 2021 in Millersville, Tennessee (stay tuned for more information) Sign up for the Unitarian Christian Alliance UCA episode 22: Aliens on a New Planet (Fort Lauderdale) - Mary McCarty One God Report podcast, episode 46, "I Took the Trinity Quiz" The Gospel Coalition "course" on the Trinity, including the Trinity quiz FEEDBACK Put your inside words on your outside. Say your first name and your state or country. "Hello, it's Steve from Ottawa. I'd like some reference materials for bangin' and twangin'." Email podcast@unitarianchristianalliance.org Click here to RECORD A MESSAGE Or call: 615-581-1158 LISTENING TIPS Pauses are hand crafted for maximal comprehension and impact. If your podcast app lets you remove silences, please don't. You will likely enjoy this better with the silences left in. FOLLOW THE PODCAST The UCA Podcast email list! Large and enjoyable episode art, plus additional thoughts from the host. Also, notifications when there are delays. Instagram UCA.podcast - Colors, patterns, words. Twitter @UCApodcast - Episode announcements (and delay notices) Podcast Webpage: https://podcast.unitarianchristianalliance.org

Jun 2

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A tale of two church splits—one that was and one that wasn’t. Meet a down-home pastor of an independent group unaware that others were just across town. OPENING REMARKS On a two week absence, achieving “irrational fear” herd immunity, and believing non-irrationalities. CLOSING REMARKS Brandon Duke and I discuss “Uncomplicated Roles - Jesus and His God,” the latest UCA video on the Unitarian Christian Alliance YouTube Channel. RESOURCES Lil Country Church North Hills Church of God Lawrenceville Church of God The UCA Podcast email list Unitarian Christian Alliance YouTube Channel SCRIPTURES Galatians 5:22-23 - The fruit of the spirit. John 13:35 - Love: How you know you are my disciples. Matthew 12:25 - A house divided cannot stand. Acts 2:11, 10:46 - Tongues in Acts. 1 Corinthians 14 - More on tongues and praying. FEEDBACK Keeping it inside of you is not healthy. Say your first name and your state or country. "Hello, it's Melissa from Cancun. Mmmm. Beaches." Email podcast@unitarianchristianalliance.org Click here to RECORD A MESSAGE Or call: 615-581-1158 LISTENING TIPS Pauses are hand crafted for maximal comprehension and impact. If your podcast app lets you remove silences, please don't. You will likely enjoy this better with the silences left in. FOLLOW THE PODCAST The UCA Podcast email list! Large and enjoyable episode art, plus additional thoughts from the host. Also, notifications when there are delays. Instagram UCA.podcast - Colors, patterns, words. Twitter @UCApodcast - Episode announcements (and delay notices) Podcast Webpage: https://podcast.unitarianchristianalliance.org

May 26

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Comfort zones...? A pastor’s daughter from the Midwest USA moves to Florida expecting sand and surf—but finds unlikely friendships. SCRIPTURES Luke 7:36-50 - The woman anoints Jesus' feet with her tears. FEEDBACK You know it's on your mind so go ahead. Say your first name and your state or country. "Hey, it's Wayne from Ukraine. Can I get the three blenders as a value pack?" Email podcast@unitarianchristianalliance.org Click here to RECORD A MESSAGE Or call: 615-581-1158 LISTENING TIPS Pauses are hand crafted for maximal comprehension and impact. If your podcast app lets you remove silences, please don't. You will likely enjoy this better with the silences left in. FOLLOW THE PODCAST The UCA Podcast email list! Large and enjoyable episode art, plus additional thoughts from the host. Also, notifications when there are delays. Instagram UCA.podcast - Colors, patterns, words. Twitter @UCApodcast - Episode announcements (and delay notices) Podcast Webpage: https://podcast.unitarianchristianalliance.org

May 5

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Did the Trinity doctrine develop over time? Discussing a short video that reveals a long story—one that many have never heard. OPENING REMARKS Chalcedonean-like negatives, creedal credibility, and a suggestion for rapidly catching-up on who we are (episodes 1-4). CLOSING REMARKS Blunder 1 of 3 (audio version), Letters from PJ and Dan, introducing the effort to make the UCA directory more reliable, and a 30 second UCA podcast promo. RESOURCES Unitarian Christian Alliance YouTube Channel YouTube: Doctrine of Christ Part 1: The Incarnation - William Lane Craig, (51 episode series.) Theological Conference, Restoration Fellowship The Search for the Christian Doctrine of God: The Arian Controversy - R.P.C. Hanson The God of Jesus in Light of Christian Dogma - Kegan Chandler SCRIPTURES Philippians 2:6 - Being in the form of God Colossians 1:19 - Being indwelt with the fullness of God Revelation 3:12 - God has a "my God"?  FEEDBACK Thoughts are better when transformed into pressure waves. Say your first name and your state or country. "Hey, it's Patrick from Ireland. Did you mention modalism?" Email podcast@unitarianchristianalliance.org Click here to RECORD A MESSAGE Or call: 615-581-1158 LISTENING TIPS Pauses are hand crafted for maximal comprehension and impact. If your podcast app lets you remove silences, please don't. You will likely enjoy this better with the silences left in. FOLLOW THE PODCAST The UCA Podcast email list! Large and enjoyable episode art, plus additional thoughts from the host. Also, notifications when there are delays. Instagram UCA.podcast - Just view it. Twitter @UCApodcast - Episode announcements (and delay notices) Podcast Webpage: https://podcast.unitarianchristianalliance.org

Apr 28

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Behaviors brought him to the boys home. Scriptural discoveries brought him new life. OPENING REMARKS Three shalt thou not count, and Counterfactual Historical Reconstruction. CLOSING REMARKS Michael investigates with fear and trembling, what's all the fuss, Trinitarian friends, ignoring those pesky details, absolute truth, Dale walks his dog, and the UCA Membership Map. RESOURCES YouTube - Monty Python, Killer bunny and the Holy Hand Grenade (...the number of the counting shall be...) UCA Interactive Map The UCA Podcast email list 21st Century Restoration - www.21stcr.org - Dan Gill Allegiance to the King  Christian Virtual Fellowship YouTube - Christian Virtual Fellowship Channel Contact Josiah Wright via his UCA Profile “Our Fathers Who Aren’t in Heaven” - Anthony Buzzard SCRIPTURES John 14:21 - Whoever has and keeps Jesus' commands is the one who loves him. John 8:36 - He who the son sets free is free indeed. Hebrews 11:6 - Without faith it is impossible to please God. Proverbs 2:3-5 - Seek understanding like treasure. FEEDBACK Thoughts are better when transformed into pressure waves. Say your first name and your state or country. "Hey, it's Rolanda from Rwanda. I want to hear more from Thomas." Email podcast@unitarianchristianalliance.org Click here to RECORD A MESSAGE Or call: 615-581-1158 LISTENING TIPS Pauses are hand crafted for maximal comprehension and impact. If your podcast app lets you remove silences, please don't. You will likely enjoy this better with the silences left in. FOLLOW THE PODCAST The UCA Podcast email list! Large and enjoyable episode art, plus additional thoughts from the host. Also, notifications when there are delays. Instagram UCA.podcast - Quotes, happiness, blue, orange. Twitter @UCApodcast - Episode announcements (and delay notices) Podcast Webpage: https://podcast.unitarianchristianalliance.org

Apr 21

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Considering credibility, and a journey in time to the night of the big reveal. What might have happened when they found out...God died? OPENING REMARKS Credibility, contrary opinions, confidence in audience, punching bag voodoo dolls, schmoozing with the enemy, creed proskyneo, compatibility vs. proof, reaction to Kevin George's interview, and welcoming Trinitarians to our world. CLOSING REMARKS Fred Sanders quote, UCA Member Map, how to contact UCA members, the UCA videos, and announcing a new segment with Brandon Duke. RESOURCES Renewing Your Mind with R.C. Sproul - The Christ of the Creeds, December 15, 2020 Kevin George's noTrinity.app Fred Sanders, Trinitarian Theology’s Exegetical Basis: A Dogmatic Survey, Midwestern Journal of Theology 8.2/9.1 (Spring 2010): 78-9078 UCA Interactive Map Restitutio, Episode 382, Salt & Light Study Night (John and Paola Ely) Restitutio, 368 Introducing the UCA Podcast (Mark Cain) The UCA Podcast email list UCA YouTube Channel SCRIPTURES Matthew 9:1-8 - Why could Jesus forgive sins? John 10:30 - I and the Father are one _________. John 17:11 - We are one with them as well. 1 Corinthians 3:8 - the one who plants and the one who waters are also one. FEEDBACK Got words? Say your first name and your state or country. "Hey, it's Bob from New Zealand. What is a reel to reel?" Email podcast@unitarianchristianalliance.org Click here to RECORD A MESSAGE Or call: 615-581-1158 LISTENING TIPS Pauses are hand crafted for maximal comprehension and impact. If your podcast app lets you remove silences, please don't. You will likely enjoy this better with the silences left in. FOLLOW THE PODCAST The UCA Podcast email list! Large and enjoyable episode art, plus additional thoughts from the host and notices when there are delays. Instagram UCA.podcast - Quotes, colors, quotes. Twitter @UCApodcast - Episode announcements (and delay notices) Podcast Webpage: https://podcast.unitarianchristianalliance.org

Apr 14

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Starting a family from a deficit? Laura Varnadore and host, Mark Cain, talk of their dad’s determination for a loving home of faith...and a heated incident with a loaf of bread. OPENING REMARKS What the UCA all about, the "pre-trinitarian age" pass, MISO, and the UCA's narrow niche. RESOURCES Church of God General Conference Atlanta Bible College Atlanta Bible College Korean Extension (English site) FEEDBACK Transform your thoughts into sound waves. Say your first name and your state or country. "Jill from Newfoundland. Thanks for mentioning Newfoundland." Email podcast@unitarianchristianalliance.org Click here to RECORD A MESSAGE Or call: 615-581-1158 LISTENING TIPS Pauses are hand crafted for maximal comprehension and impact. If your podcast app lets you remove silences, please don't. You will likely enjoy this better with the silences left in. FOLLOW THE PODCAST The UCA Podcast email list! Large and enjoyable episode art, plus additional thoughts from the host and notices when there are delays. Instagram UCA.podcast - Decorative quotes adorned in the colors of the ‘cast. Twitter @UCApodcast - Episode announcements (and delay notices) Podcast Webpage: https://podcast.unitarianchristianalliance.org

Mar 31

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What if regular gatherings aren’t practical? Cast a wider net for unitarian Christian fellowship. Kenny describes his efforts for a Kentucky summer event. OPENING REMARKS Jesus having a God, whacking with a stipulation stick, UCA serving, and serving via the UCA. RESOURCES 20's & 30's Christian Conference, June 4-6, 2021, Paducah, KY (registration) 20’s & 30’s Christian Conference Facebook group. FEEDBACK Let your ideas escape your head. Say your first name and your state or country. "Fran from France. The stuff is frantastic..." Email podcast@unitarianchristianalliance.org Click here to RECORD A MESSAGE Or call: 615-581-1158 LISTENING TIPS Pauses are hand crafted for maximal comprehension and impact. If your podcast app lets you remove silences, please don't. You will likely enjoy this better with the silences left in. FOLLOW THE PODCAST The UCA Podcast email list! Large and enjoyable episode art, plus additional thoughts from the host and notices when there are delays. Instagram UCA.podcast - Decorative quotes adorned in the colors of the ‘cast. Twitter @UCApodcast - Episode announcements (and delay notices) Podcast Webpage: https://podcast.unitarianchristianalliance.org

Mar 24

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A Christadelphian podcast about "Bible stuff" over a British cup of tea.  Dan and Paul discuss their church, their website, and the vision for the Bible Feed Podcast. OPENING REMARKS A message from Lisa, the unitarian uses of "The Triune God" by Fred Sanders, and entrancing wordiness. CLOSING REMARKS Encouraging notes from Anna and Jonathan and the "fly on the wall" model. RESOURCES The Biblical Unitarian Podcast - Dustin Smith The Triune God, Fred Sanders Video: Triune God Book by Fred Sanders a review Part 1 - Kevin George Video: Triune God Book by Fred Sanders a review Part 2 - Kevin George Bible Feed Podcast Bible Feed (the website) 21st Century Reformation FEEDBACK Got internal words seeking an external outlet? Say your first name and your state or country. "Tom from South Africa. That was wordtastic..." Email podcast@unitarianchristianalliance.org Click here to RECORD A MESSAGE Or call: 615-581-1158 LISTENING TIPS Pauses are hand crafted for maximal comprehension and impact. If your podcast app lets you remove silences, please don't. You will likely enjoy this better with the silences left in. FOLLOW THE PODCAST The UCA Podcast email list! Large and enjoyable episode art, plus additional thoughts from the host and notices when there are delays. Instagram UCA.podcast - Quotes, colors, combined cutely! Twitter @UCApodcast - Episode announcements (and delay notices) Podcast Webpage: https://podcast.unitarianchristianalliance.org

Mar 17

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What does the abundance of one’s heart reveal? Examining mouth output in the pursuit of truth. OPENING REMARKS On delaying an episode, pausing to check one’s motivation, and what you do and don’t get from the host. RESOURCES Reading comprehension quiz. Question 1? Answer: C. Question 2? Also answer C. Didn’t expect them both to be C, did you? The Forgotten Trinity - James White Systematic Theology - Wayne Grudem Episode 5: "Uh, Did God Put Coal in My Stocking?" Episode 12: "An American in Messianic Israel - Stephanie Schlegel" Episode 14: ”An Astounding Disappointment in Experts - Kevin George” Episode 3: ”Scripture vs. Scales - Hildy Chandler (Part 2)” YouTube - What essential doctrines should you look for in a church? - John MacArthur Sign up to the UCA Podcast email list. SCRIPTURES Romans 10:9 - Requirement for salvation, achieved by unitarian Christians. 1 John 5:11 - Belief that Jesus is the Messiah, a requirement for salvation. Matthew 1:18 - Matthew betrays his Trinitarian beliefs by giving Jesus a “genesis.”   Luke 6:45 - Out of the abundance of the heart the mouth speaks. Acts 2:22 - Peter says some awfully non-Trinitarian things about Jesus. Acts 14:8-15 - Paul and Barnabas pass by a glorious opportunity to describe the God that came to earth. Ephesians 1:17 - The God of our Lord Jesus, lacking all the requisite caveats and qualifiers to prevent reader misunderstanding. Revelation 3:2,12 - Jesus repeatedly confuses people by talking about his God.   1 Timothy 2:5 - One God and one mediator, and that mediator is a man. John 17:3 - Eternal life is believing in the one true God (the Father) and in Jesus the Messiah. Matthew 9:8 - The gospel writer himself notes that God had given authority to men (rather than agreeing with Jesus’ opponents). Matthew 14:29 - Peter walked on water, proving that he was... Romans 5:12-21 - Paul explains how Jesus brought salvation but never references having to be God, but repeatedly calls him a man. Mark 12:29 - Jesus explains what the greatest commandment is, and it isn’t to “worship Satan.” Places where the New Testament writers say the Jesus had a God, was subject to God, was a servant of God: Matt. 27:46; Mark 15:34; John 14:28, 20:17; Acts 3:13,26, 4:27,30; Rom. 15:6; 1 Cor. 3:23, 11:3, 15:28; 2 Cor. 1:3; Eph. 1:3,17; 1 Col. 1:3; Pet. 1:3; Rev. 1:6, 3:2,12. Places where New Testament writers qualified what “having a God” meant so that readers wouldn’t get the wrong, heretical ideas:   FEEDBACK Got thoughts? Say your first name and your state or country. "Ravi from Atlanta. I took offense to some of the content..." Email podcast@unitarianchristianalliance.org Click here to RECORD A MESSAGE Or call: 615-581-1158 LISTENING TIPS Pauses are hand crafted for maximal comprehension and impact. If your podcast app lets you remove silences, please don't. You will likely enjoy this better with the silences left in. FOLLOW THE PODCAST The UCA Podcast email list! Large and enjoyable episode art, plus additional thoughts from the host and notices when there are delays. Instagram UCA.podcast - Quotes, colors, controversy! Twitter @UCApodcast - Episode announcements (and delay notices) Podcast Webpage: https://podcast.unitarianchristianalliance.org

Mar 10

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Does leaning on Trinitarian theologians bring confidence? Kevin George did, and he found a disheartening double standard.  SCRIPTURES John 17:3 - The Father is the only true God. Luke 1:32 - Jesus is of the lineage of David. Isaiah 11:1 - The promise of a shoot from the stump, or root, of Jesse. John 8:48 - Jesus says who he is, a man who told us what he heard from God. Deuteronomy 18:18 - The prophet who is prophesied to speak the words God will give him. Philippians 3:11 - Paul wants to attain to the resurrection of the dead. Luke 1:35 - Holy Spirit will come upon you... who is the father of Jesus? Matthew 11:27 - No one knows the son except the Father. So who does the Holy Spirit know? Acts 5:3 - Holy Spirit lied to. So person? Hebrews 10:29 - Profaned the blood of the covenant and outraged the spirit of Grace. Which must be a person, too. 1 Corinthians 5:3-4. As though I were present in spirit. Paul sends his spirit to take care of business. John 5:9 - Jesus does miracle, so he must be God! John 5:19 - Son has no initiative ability to things on his own. John 6:35 - “I am the bread of life.” An I AM statement! John 8:12 - “I am the light of the world” There it is again! 1 Corinthians 15:27-28 - God put all things under Jesus’ feet...except Himself. John 17:5 - The glory Jesus had with God before the world was. Philippians 2:5-11 - Jesus in the form of God, did not count equality as thing to grasp, emptied himself, was exalted, given name above every name. Genesis 3:5 - The temptation to be "equal" with God. John 1 - In the beginning was the word. Hebrews 1:8-9 - Jesus called God via prophecy, yet still has a God. RESOURSES Kevin George's noTrinity.app Systematic Theology - Wayne Grudem Knowing God - J. I. Packer The Pocket History of Theology - Roger Olsen and Adam English Truth in Translation Jason BeDuhn Jesus Wars - Philip Jenkins The Forgotten Trinity - James White The Triune God - Fred Sanders The Restitution of Jesus Christ - Kermit Zarley The Only True God: A Study of Biblical Monotheism - Eric Chang Divine Truth or Human Tradition - Patrick Navas The God of Jesus In Light of Christian Dogma - Kegan Chandler Kevin’s List of Trinity Terminology  A Summary of 20 cult characteristics, Scripture Twisting FEEDBACK Got words? Say your first name and your state or country. "Sam from Siam. Do you like green eggs and ham?" Email podcast@unitarianchristianalliance.org Click here to RECORD A MESSAGE Or call: 615-581-1158 LISTENING TIPS If your podcast app lets you remove silences, maybe don't. You will likely enjoy this better with the silences left in. FOLLOW THE PODCAST Instagram UCA.podcast - Great quotes, great colors, grate cheese. Twitter @UCApodcast Podcast Webpage: https://podcast.unitarianchristianalliance.org

Feb 24

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How might a Conservative Baptist view a unitarian Christian? Kevin George describes that deep distrust and recounts the moment, reading Acts 1, when he paused to consider. CLOSING REMARKS Philip expresses a concern and the UCA podcast email list is begotten. RESOURCE Sign up for the UCA podcast email list to get an email for each episode and a few extra thoughts...if that’s your thing. SCRIPTURES 1 Peter 5:1-3 - The leader should be from among the flock, not lording over them.  Deuteronomy 18:18 - The coming prophet will come from among you. Acts 1:1-6 - Disciples ask about restoring kingdom to Israel after 40 day’s of being taught by Jesus. Matthew 6:10 - Your kingdom come...on earth. Revelation 21:2 - The new Jerusalem ends up pretty down to earth. John 14:2 - In my Father’s house are many dwellings.  Revelation 6:9-11 - The martyrs should have been enjoying heaven. Acts 17:11 - Being a Berean, searching to see what is true. FEEDBACK Have a few words? Say your first name and your state or country. "Ralph from Maine! I’m loving the use of words to convey concepts! Keep it up!" Email podcast@unitarianchristianalliance.org Click here to RECORD A MESSAGE Or call: 615-581-1158 LISTENING TIPS If your podcast app lets you remove silences, maybe don't. You will likely enjoy this better with the silences left in. FOLLOW THE PODCAST Instagram UCA.podcast Twitter @UCApodcast Podcast Webpage: https://podcast.unitarianchristianalliance.org

Feb 17

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What's it like raising a family in Israel, then discovering "Messianic" could mean more (and cost more, too)? Stephanie Schlegel tells of her experiences living 25 years in Jesus' homeland.  OPENING REMARKS Gospel reading exercise "Was Jesus' God a single person?" Collective error, a ne'er-do-well reformer, and a brief intro to Bill Schlegel, Stephanie's husband. RESOURCES YouTube Testimony Bill & Stephanie Schlegel - From Trinity to One God Satellite Bible Atlas by Bill Schlegel The Trinity Delusion website SCRIPTURES John 1:49 - Nathanael boldly declares Jesus to be the son of God. John 9 - The blind man who believed Jesus was the Messiah, and got kicked out for it. Hebrews 10:34 - Joyfully accepted the plundering of their goods. Philippians 3:8 - Counting all things as loss to gain Messiah. Philippians 3:13-14- Pressing forward forgetting those things which are behind. Romans 11:25 - A partial blindness upon Israel until the fullness of the gentiles has come in. 1 Timothy 2:4-5 - God desires all to come to truth. There's one God and one mediator between them, the man Messiah Jesus. Galatians 1:23-24 - Paul, changed, now preached the faith he had tried to destroy, and they glorified God in him. Acts 24:5 - Paul is called a plague, trouble maker. FEEDBACK Have a few words? Say your first name and your state or country. "Bill from Nevada. I love the story of Joseph, too!" Email podcast@unitarianchristianalliance.org Click here to RECORD A MESSAGE Or call: 615-581-1158 LISTENING TIPS If your podcast app lets you remove silences, maybe don't. You will likely enjoy this better with the silences left in. FOLLOW THE PODCAST Instagram UCA.podcast Twitter @UCApodcast Podcast Webpage: https://podcast.unitarianchristianalliance.org

Feb 10

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Was Jesus on board with the violence in the Old Testament? Mark responds to Vicq's question as a unitarian Christian. OPENING REMARKS Seeing the face value (apparent) meaning of Scripture should be encouraged. It can be refined patiently with increased understanding. Teachers? REFERENCES Trinities Podcast Restitutio Podcast The Table Anglican - How to Read Difficult Old Testament Passages and Still Keep Your Faith  SCRIPTURES James 3:1 - Teachers are held to higher standard. Genesis 6:9ff - The great flood that wiped out millions Genesis 18:20-19:29 - Sodom and Gomorrah destroyed, and Lot's wife turned to pillar of salt. Luke 22:42; John 4:34, 5:30, 6:38 - Jesus has own will. Genesis 41:38-40 - Pharaoh gave all authority over his house and over Egypt to Joseph. Luke 22:42 - Jesus has second thoughts about the cross. John 15:13 - Greater love has no man than to lay down his life for his friends, which Jesus demonstrated. Acts 2:22 - Signs and wonders which God did through him. Matthew 28:18 - All authority in heaven and on earth has been given to me. Hebrews 1:4 - Jesus has become more superior to the angels. 1 Timothy 2:5 - Jesus is the man who mediates between God and us. Hebrews 2:17, 4:14 - Jesus has become our great high priest in service to God. Hebrews 4:5 - Jesus can sympathize with us in every way. He was tempted like we were. Acts 2:36 - Jesus was made Lord and Messiah. Genesis 42:6 - Joseph’s brothers worshiped him. Genesis 43:30 - Joseph expresses great love and compassion for his family. Daniel 7:14 - Dominion is given to the son of man, and all nations serve him. Jonah 3:6-10 - The people of Nineveh repent, and God gave them mercy. Genesis 18:22 - Abraham pleaded with God to spare Sodom for the sake of a small number of righteous, and God agrees. Exodus 20:18-21 - The people of Israel were afraid of the voice of God. Exodus 13:21-22 - The Pilar of fire led the Israelites by night. Numbers 16:31-35 - The ground opened up and swallowed the people who belonged to Korah. Genesis 3:15 - Seed of eve is promised to crush the head of the serpent. Deuteronomy 18:15 - God promised a prophet like Moses would come one day. Jeremiah 30:21, Genesis 49:10 - Jesus was of one of the people of Israel, of their people. We are his kin. Philippians 2:9-11 - We bow to Jesus to the glory of God the Father. 1 Corinthians 15:24-28 - Jesus reigns over the kingdom  until all enemies are put down, then hands the kingdom back over to the one who gave it to him in the first place. Psalm 8:3-9 - David’s amazement that God gave man given rule over the works of His hands. FEEDBACK Quements or comstions? Say your first name and your state or country. "Meliza from Mexico. I resonated with Jason's story. Thanks!" Email podcast@unitarianchristianalliance.org Click here to RECORD A MESSAGE Or call: 615-581-1158 LISTENING TIPS If your podcast app lets you remove silences, maybe don't. You will likely enjoy this better with the silences left in. FOLLOW THE PODCAST Instagram UCA.podcast Twitter @UCApodcast Podcast Webpage: https://podcast.unitarianchristianalliance.org

Feb 3

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Can two attempts at Southern Baptist colleges reverse the damage? Jason Guess, reading Scripture as an impressionable youth, missed the Trinity entirely.  OPENING REMARKS The Trinity and a rock and a hard place, the pressure-relieving save of a Clever Trinitarian Apologist, and the transformation of incomprehension into spiritual bounty. CLOSING THOUGHTS Jared's thoughts on Episode 8, "What If It's Me, Not Yahweh? John 8:58" Correcting my egregious time-based mathematical error from Episode 9, "The Biblical Unitarian Podcast - Dustin Smith" (turns out I did NOT spend 45 years listing to audio content). Thanks, Paul. On unitarian Christians attending Trinitarian churches. RESOURCES Book: Radical, David Platt The Gospel Coalition The College at Southeastern Baptist Theological Seminary Bruderhof Fruitland Baptist Bible College UCA Facebook Page SCRIPTURES Acts 2 - The launch of the church. An account of how they functioned and interacted with each other. John 5:30 - Jesus doesn’t seek his own will, but the will of his Father Matthew 5:5 - The meek shall inherit the earth. FEEDBACK Questions, comments, or a beatboxing riff? Say your first name and your state or country. "Doug from Tasmania. Thanks for the Stormtrooper voices in Episode 8." Email podcast@unitarianchristianalliance.org Click here to RECORD A MESSAGE Or call: 615-581-1158 LISTENING TIPS If your podcast app lets you remove silences, maybe don't. You will likely enjoy this better with the silences left in. FOLLOW THE PODCAST Instagram UCA.podcast Twitter @UCApodcast Parler @UCApodcast 

Jan 27

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Seeing a unitarian niche and filling it. How Dustin Smith began producing a weekly podcast to start conversations on the one God and His human son, the Messiah. OPENING REMARKS Books on tape, cassettes, excessive audio consumption, and growing up in a church which didn’t teach me to keep my mouth shut. RESOURCES Church of God General Conference Biblical Unitarianism Atlanta Bible College Wisdom Christology is in episodes 19 - 26 Book: The Son of God - Three Views of the Identity of Jesus Socinianism Overcast - the app I use for podcasts. UCA Facebook group Dustin Smith’s email: kggospel@gmail.com Biblical Unitarian Podcast Facebook group YouTube: Biblical Unitarian Podcast channel (New!) FEEDBACK Questions, comments, or a short tune to sing? Say your first name and your state or country. "Hey, it's Reynold from Idaho. Could you send me a cassette recording of episode 1?" Email podcast@unitarianchristianalliance.org Click here to RECORD A MESSAGE Or call: 615-581-1158 LISTENING TIPS If your podcast app lets you remove silences, maybe don't. You will likely enjoy this better with the silences left in. FOLLOW THE PODCAST Instagram UCA.podcast (New in January 2021) Twitter @UCApodcast Parler @UCApodcast 

Jan 20

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“Before Abraham was, I am” in a non-trinitarian way—is it possible? Are we mad? Mark Cain considers a question from Lisa and suggests several resources for deeper study. SCRIPTURES Revelation 5:9-10 - They ascribed worth to Jesus for what he accomplished. John 7, 8, 9 - The context of John 8:58. John 17:3 - Jesus prayer about the only true God. John 8:40 - Jesus describes himself as a man who tells what he hears from God. John 20:17 - Jesus’ Father and our Father, Jesus God and our God. John 9:1-9 - The blind man repeatedly says, “I am.” John 20:31 - John explains the purpose of his book: To establish the identity of Jesus as the Messiah, the Son of God. RESOURCES UCA Podcast, Episode 5, “Uh, Did God Put Coal in My Stocking?” UNO™ Draw Four, Can It Be Challenged? (Yes!) Confirmation Bias JOHN 8:58 RESOURCES On God Worship - John 8:48 Before Abraham Was Born, I Am  The Biblical Unitarian Podcast, “What Does ‘Son of God’ Mean in John’s Gospel? (Part 5)”  Grace Ministry International,  Abraham Rejoiced that I Am YouTube video, pdf document  The Revised English Version (REV) Translation, John 8:58 Restitutio Podcast, "351 Bible 22 - Did Jesus Claim to Be the I AM? (Translating John 8.58)"  Christian Monotheism Biblical Unitarian Christadelphian Book Supply, The Gospel of John, John Carter Christadelphia World Wide, Free Electronic Christadelphian Books FEEDBACK Questions, comments, or disagreement? Then play your card. Say your first name and your state or country. "Hey, it's Grover from Cleveland. I find your lack of..." Email podcast@unitarianchristianalliance.org Click here to RECORD A MESSAGE Or call: 615-581-1158 LISTENING TIPS If your podcast app lets you remove silences, maybe don't. You might enjoy this better with the silences left in. FOLLOW Twitter https://twitter.com/UCApodcast Parler https://parler.com/profile/UCApodcast

Jan 12

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What is Oneness and how does it relate to unitarian Christians and Trinitarians? Dan Gill describes how he went from “wrong” to an influential website ministry. OPENING REMARKS Two ingredients that do not mix well: Theory and Essentialness.  RESOURCES YouTube: Is the Doctrine of the Trinity Essential? - William Lane Craig YouTube: Is the Trinity Essential? Response to Dr. Craig - James R. White, Alpha & Omega Ministries. James plays the above Craig video at the start.  Coke and Mentos Explosion  United Pentecostal Church International Sean Finnegan, “368 Introducing the UCA Podcast (Mark Cain)” Restitutio, September 7, 2020. UCA Membership Setup Tutorial - YouTube UCA Group Setup Tutorial - YouTube UCA Help page Joel Hemphill 21st Century Restoration - www.21stcr.org SCRIPTURES 1 Corinthians 1:10-14 - Divisions based on favoring personalities. Romans 16:17 - Those who create obstacles by not teaching what the apostles taught. 1 Corinthians 4:6 - Going beyond what is written leads to being puffed up. Matthew 16:16 - The original, God-given Christological proclamation. Acts 2:38 - Repent and be baptized every one of you in the name of Jesus Christ... Colossians 3:1 - Where Christ is: seated at the right hand of God. Acts 7:56 - Stephen saw Jesus standing at God’s right hand. Matthew 6:11 - Give us this day our daily bread. Philippians 1:2 - Grace and peace from God our Father and the Lord Jesus Christ. Acts 10:38 - God anointed Jesus of Nazareth...God was with him. John 10:30 - I and the Father are one (person, being, in unity?). John 17:11, 21 - The believers are one like God and Jesus are one. 1 Corinthians 3:6-8 - Paul and Apollos are one (person, being, in unity?). John 10:29 - No one can take them out of my Father’s hand. John 9:34 - The context of John 10:30: The rulers casting out the formerly blind man. FEEDBACK Questions, comments, or frustration? Say your first name and your state or country. "Hey, it's Austin from Boston. Thank you for..." Email podcast@unitarianchristianalliance.org Click here to RECORD A MESSAGE Or call: 615-581-1158 LISTENING TIPS If your podcast app lets you remove silences, maybe don't. You might enjoy this better with the silences left in. FOLLOW Twitter https://twitter.com/UCApodcast Parler https://parler.com/profile/UCApodcast

Jan 5

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What was it like working at a Christian organization, and how did being a unitarian Christian factor in? A light-hearted talk with Anna Brown about her pleasant experience at the Colson Center. OPENING REMARKS Mainstream Christianity's general unawareness of unitarian Christians, Peter Pan, TINOs, and councel from the wise-sounding man.  SCRIPTURES John 1:1 - A prime go-to verse to clearly layout to unitarian Christians how they are clearly wrong. REFERENCES Unitarian Christian Alliance FAQ Dale Tuggy, “podcast 308 – Channing’s “Unitarian Christianity” – Part 1” Trinities, November 2, 2020. Biblical Unitarianism - Wikipedia Peter Pan Christian, What Do You Believe? Probably a Heresy About Jesus, Says Survey 1. The Perilous Trinity Deep Dive UCA podcast, November 17, 2020. Colson Center for Christian Worldview  The Way International Against the Flow - John Lennox (book about Daniel) Wilberforce Weekend Urban Cure - Star Parker Restitutio UCA Group Setup Tutorial - YouTube  FEEDBACK Provide some additional audio content! Questions, comments, or sober warnings. Say your first name and your state or country. "Hey, it's Thomas from Bahamas. Your fruit painting illustration..." Email podcast@unitarianchristianalliance.org Click here to RECORD A MESSAGE Or call: 615-581-1158 LISTENING TIPS If your podcast app lets you remove silences, maybe don't. You might enjoy this better with the silences left in. Twitter https://twitter.com/UCApodcast

Dec 2020

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Inner discomfort doesn't feel like peace. Is God just making our lives difficult? Hildy felt it; we feel it. What role might it play in a pursuit of truth? OPENING REMARKS Why would unitarian Christians bow down to one who isn't God? And what is the deal with all that bowing to humans in the Bible? REFERENCES UCA podcast: 3. Scripture vs. Scales - Hildy Chandler UCA podcast: 4. Reemergence - Hildy Chandler The Mandalorian SCRIPTURES Matthew 28:18 - God gave Jesus authority. Revelation 5:12 - Jesus received power (and wealth, wisdom, etc.). Daniel 7:14 - The ancient of days gives the son of Man dominion. Acts 2:36 - God made him Lord. Acts 1:9 - Jesus ascended to heaven. Mark 16:19 - Sat down at God’s right hand. Luke 2:26 - Jesus is the Lord’s anointed, the Lord's Messiah. 2 Samual 14:4 - Example of people who fell before king David and paid homage. 1 Samual 16:13 - Spirit of God was upon David. 1 Samuel 16:23 - David played the lyre (kinnor). 2 Samuel 7:12 - The promise of an offspring from David’s body. Jeremiah 30:21 - Jesus came from among his brethren. Romans 5:12-21 - Jesus was the man who obeyed, making many righteous. Revelation 5:9-10 - Jesus was worthy because he was slain, ransoming people for God. Jeremiah 30:9 - Serve God and David, that is, the future “David” according to the promise of a descendant. 1 Timothy 2:5 - The mediator is the man, Jesus. Hebrews 2:17 - Jesus became a high priest. Acts 3:13 - Jesus was a servant of God. 1 Chronicles 29:20 - The people worshiped God and the king. 1 Corinthians 15:42-49 - Jesus was raised immortal. Philippians 2:9 - Jesus exalted and set over creation and we are to kneel to him. 1 Samuel 24:6 - David understood the role of his lord, king Saul. He would not harm Saul, the Lord’s anointed. John 1:48 - Nathanael uses two titles for the Messiah: Son of God and King of Israel. Philippians 4:7 - The peace of God which surpasses all understanding. Matthew 6:5-6 - Pray not like the Pharisees, but in your inner room. 1 John 3:19-21 - Our hearts at rest, not condemning us. Luke 18:13 - The sinner cried out, “God, be merciful to me, a sinner.” Philippians 3:8 - Paul counts all things as dung. FEEDBACK Say a few words or vociferously complain. Say your first name and your state or country. I may add your voice to the podcast! "Hi, I'm Bob from Boston, you sure you weren’t dropped on your head as a child?” Email podcast@unitarianchristianalliance.org Click here to RECORD A MESSAGE Or call: 615-581-1158 LISTENING TIPS If your podcast app lets you remove silences, maybe don't. You might enjoy this better with the silences left in. In fact, you almost certainly will.

Dec 2020

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Were Hildy's fears realized? Would she teach again? How God brought her through the aftermath of her son’s theological bombshell and then opened new doors. OPENING REMARKS Brief explanation of the term “Biblical Unitarian” and help for those who bristle at the term “Biblical.”  SCRIPTURES 1 Corinthians 8:6 - For us there is one God, the Father. Acts 17:10-11 - The Bereans who were noble because they searched to see if Paul spoke truth. John 6:52-69 - Jesus’ hard sayings caused many to leave, but the disciples attested “you are the holy one of God.” John 1:49 - “Rabbi, you are the Son of God! You are the King of Israel!” (Son of God as a messianic and kingly title, different than “God the Son”). Mark 10:35 compare to Matthew 20:20 - Agency. Was it James and John or their mother who asked Jesus? Matthew 8:5 compare to Luke 7:3 - Agency. Was it the centurion or the Jewish elders who spoke to Jesus? John 6:9 - A boy with five barley loaves and two fishes. Mark 13:32 - The son doesn’t know the day of his return. REFERENCES Sean Finnegan, “368 Introducing the UCA Podcast (Mark Cain)” Restitutio, September 7, 2020. https://restitutio.org/2020/12/03/368-introducing-the-uca-podcast-mark-cain/ Biblical Unitarianism - Wikipedia What Do Biblical Unitarians Believe? LEGO® Millennium Falcon™ One God Worship website Instagram - One God Worship Facebook - One God Worship Email: onegodworshipblog@gmail.com Unitarian Christian Alliance FEEDBACK Ask questions, leave comments, or lay it on the line. Say your first name and your state or country. I may add your voice to the podcast! "Hi, I'm Chad from Chad, thanks for mentioning...""Rudolf from the Island of Misfit Toys! What do you think about..." Email podcast@unitarianchristianalliance.org Click here to RECORD A MESSAGE Or call: 615-581-1158 LISTENING TIPS If your podcast app lets you remove silences, maybe don't. You might enjoy this better with the silences left in.

Dec 2020

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Hildy goes deep for proof that her son’s rejection of the Trinity was a mistake. Which side will emerge the victor? She takes a methodical, three-pronged approach: Scripture, the historical record, and trinitarian scholars. SCRIPTURES Acts 2:22 - A man attested by God with mighty works...that God did through him. Acts 2:36 - God has made Jesus both Lord and Messiah. Philippians 2:9 - God highly exalted Jesus, giving him the name above every name. Acts 10:38 - God anointed Jesus of Nazareth who went about healing, for God was with him. Acts 14:14 - “The god’s have come down to us!” Paul and Barnabas tear their robes at this vain idea. Acts 17:23-31 - Statute to an unknown God. He’s the creator. He appointed a man to judge. Romans 16:27 - To the only wise God through Jesus. Ephesians 1:2 - The God and Father of our Lord Jesus. Mark 15:34 - “My God, my God, why have you forsaken me?” Micah 5:4 - Messiah shall shepherd in the strength of the Lord, his God. Revelation 3:12 - Jesus speaks repeatedly of “my God” after his exultation. Mark 13:32 - Son doesn’t know the day of his return. 1 Corinthians 11:3 - God is the head of Christ. 1 Corinthians 15:28 - Jesus hands over all things to God, and is subject to God. John 12:49 - Jesus’ words are not his own. He was commanded what to say. John 4:23 - Father is seeking those who worship in spirit and truth. 1 Corinthians 8:5-6 - In the world there are many Gods, but for us there is one, the Father. John 1:1 - The word. Philippians 2:5-11 - Jesus in form of God, emptied himself, finally exalted. John 20:28 - My lord and my God. Matthew 28:19 - Father, Son, and Spirit. Matthew 23:9-10 - You have one Father who is in heaven, and you have one teacher, the Messiah (related to the feedback email at the end). REFERENCES William Schlegel, Preston Macy, “35) Homeschooling Family Finds the One God and His Messiah” One God Report, November 24, 2020. https://anchor.fm/onegodreport-podcast/episodes/35-Homeschooling-Family-Finds-the-One-God-and-His-Messiah-emud1g Unitarian Christian Alliance FEEDBACK Ask questions, leave comments, or give me a piece of your mind. Say your first name and your state or country. I may add your voice to the podcast! "Hi, I'm Gordon from an oil platform in the Gulf of Mexico, thanks for mentioning...""Bill from London! What do you think about..." Email podcast@unitarianchristianalliance.org Click here to RECORD A MESSAGE Or call: 615-581-1158 LISTENING TIPS If your podcast app lets you remove silences, maybe don't. You might enjoy this better with the silences left in.

Dec 2020

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What if your son abandoned his trinitarian upbringing? Hildy Chandler recounts that fateful day at the dinner table. Experience it through her eyes, coping with the fear and uncertainty that upended her world. REFERENCES The God of Jesus in Light of Christian Dogma, book by Kegan Chandler. SCRIPTURES John 10:30 - I and the Father are one. John 17:11 - They may be one as we are one. Matt. 28:19 - Father, Son, and Holy Spirit. Mark 13:32 - Son doesn’t know the day of his return. Eph. 2:18, 4:4 - There is one spirit. 1 Tim. 1:7 - They do not understand that which they confidently assert. FEEDBACK Ask questions, leave comments, or vehemently complain. Say your first name and your state or country. I may add your voice to the podcast! "Hi, I'm Juan from Brazil, thanks for mentioning...""Paul from Arizona! What do you think about..." Email podcast@unitarianchristianalliance.org Click here to RECORD A MESSAGE Or call: 615-581-1158 LISTENING TIPS If your podcast app lets you remove silences, maybe don't. You might enjoy this better with the silences left in.

Nov 2020

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The challenges and dangers of Trinity study may help one appreciate why the UCA exists (wish it didn’t, though). Mark Cain considers four layers of difficulty when digging deep into the Trinity.  The warning label The difficulty The extra-biblical content The need for church history If you take this journey, you may win the prize! Yay. REFERENCES The UCA Affirmation Dale Tuggy, “podcast 302 - The Stages of Trinitarian Commitment” Trinities, September 7, 2020. https://trinities.org/blog/podcast-302-the-stages-of-trinitarian-commitment/ Christian, What Do You Believe? Probably a Heresy About Jesus, Says Survey One portion of those survey results: Jesus as a created being. J. Warner Wallace, “What Do Christians Believe About the Nature of Jesus?” Cold Case Christianity Podcast, November 25, 2019. https://pleaseconvinceme.libsyn.com/what-do-christians-believe-about-the-nature-of-jesus  Jump to time: 1:06:28 - 1:07:09 for the part I talk about. SCRIPTURE REFERENCES Matthew 1:18 - The genesis of Jesus Mark 13:32 - The son does[n’t] know the day Luke 1:30-33 - Gabriel on Jesus’ birth 2 Timothy 2:14 - Quarrels about words Acts 20:20 - Paul didn’t hold back anything profitable EPISODE INDEX (01:07) Gutenberg and the internet (02:55) We should not exist (04:34) Christmas story that we "hear" (06:38) Discomfort looking into the Trinity (07:41) Challenge #1, the warning label (10:03) Challenge #2, it is difficult (release valve) (13:52) Challenge #3, extra-biblical content (speculation buzzer) (19:13) Challenge #4, need for church history (bait and switch at dealership) (22:34) The need being served by the UCA (25:18) Mark and his non-authority (26:02) Jackie Thompson from Ireland FEEDBACK Ask questions, leave comments, or vehemently complain. Say your first name and your state or country. I may add your voice to the podcast! "Hi, I'm Fred from Georgia, thanks for mentioning...""Judy from Sweden! What do you think about..." Email podcast@unitarianchristianalliance.org Click here to RECORD A MESSAGE Or call: 615-581-1158 LISTENING TIPS If your podcast app lets you remove silences, maybe don't. You might enjoy this better with the silences left in. I am... very deliberate about... my pauses. https://podcast.unitarianchristianalliance.org

Nov 2020

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Introducing the Unitarian Christian Alliance (UCA) podcast, the organization, why it was created for unitarian Christians, and welcoming trinitarians who happen by. REFERENCES Unitarian Christian Alliance website UCA Frequently Asked Questions Host Mark Cain is affiliated with the Church of God General Conference and describes himself as a Biblical Unitarian FEEDBACK Ask questions or leave comments. Say your first name and your state or country. I may add your voice to the podcast! "Hi, I'm Bob from Alaska, thanks for mentioning..." "Carol from Australia! What do you think about..." Email podcast@unitarianchristianalliance.org For quality audio, use SpeakPipe Or call: 615-581-1158

Oct 2020

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