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Episode 935: Art Rainer

January 18, 2022

Financial expert Art Rainer joins us for the next installment of our “New You” series to explain why God cares about our money problems and how you can take better care of your finances. Plus, this week’s Slices cover the team of theologians helping NASA prepare for aliens, why you should always tip your servers, and two cops who risked it all for a rare Pokemon. And stick around to the end to find out what Jesse’s been thinking!

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Episode 934: Saint Motel

January 14, 2022

Saint Motel frontman AJ Jackson joins us on today’s episode to discuss what it was like to create a soundtrack for a movie that doesn’t exist. Plus, we discuss what it’s been like navigating life in the pandemic, and we’ve got a double feature for RELEVANT News that covers racial reparations and the scientists trying to close the “Gates of Hell.”

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Episode 933: Brittney Moses

January 11, 2022

Mental health expert Brittney Moses joins us for the second week of our “New You'' series to tell us about the benefits of therapy and what to look for in a counselor. Plus, we cover Keanu Reeves being an amazing human, why so many Americans are leaving their jobs, and fish who can drive cars (seriously). And at the end we’ve got an outrageous round of Epic Battle you won’t want to miss!

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Episode 932: Denzel Washington

January 7, 2022

Denzel Washington (you read that correctly) joins us with author Dana Canedy to talk about the role their faith played in their new film ‘A Journal for Jordan.’ Plus, we talk about the insane Virginia snowstorm that left people stranded for hours, a Boston church that is paying “royalties” for spirituals, recent late celebrities’ legacies and more!

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Episode 931: Nish Weiseth

January 4, 2022

Faith expert Nish Weiseth joins us to explain what deconstruction really is and why it’s gained so much popularity over the last few years. Plus, we examine why humans are cussing more and more, how a husband and wife safely delivered their baby in a Tesla, and why we should all be reading the fine print. At the end, we test the cast’s knowledge of 2021.

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Episode 930: The Best Guest Moments of 2021

December 28, 2021

We can’t believe we’re saying it, but 2021 is (nearly) over! This year has truly been a memorable one for us at RELEVANT, and we’re celebrating by remembering a few of our favorite moments with guests. From faith leaders like Christine Caine and Derwin Gray, to global superstars like Jessica Chastain and Daniel Kaluuya, we’ve had some incredible conversations with some of our favorite people. Take a walk down memory lane with our Best Of episode!

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Episode 929: Andrew Garfield

December 24, 2021

Andrew Garfield (who may be having the best year of his life?) tells us about all the creative boundaries he’s been pushing and what’s next for him. Plus, we dig into Billie Eilish’s bold statements about pornography, and a special guest listener joins us to explain why she said Jesse might be a sociopath. It’s a jam-packed episode you won’t want to skip!

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Episode 928: Danté Stewart

December 21, 2021

Author and activist Danté Stewart joins us to explain why it’s important for the Church to focus on reconciliation, liberation and freedom for all people. Jesse shares his thoughts on Christmas shopping — and it’s something we all can agree on. And, Derek shares the awesome story behind his Christmas song, “Black Santa.”

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Episode 927: Zachary Levi

December 17, 2021

The ‘Chuck’ and ‘Shazam!’ star joins us to discuss his exciting new role as NFL legend Kurt Warner and how his faith has played a major influence in his life on and off screen. Plus, we have RELEVANT News and a special fan join us to predict our favorite ice cream flavors, and she dishes out a major twist at the end you won’t believe!

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Shauna Niequist

December 14, 2021

Shauna Niequist joins us for our brand new episode! Plus, we dive into the new trend of "surprise travel", Joel Osteen's plumbing problems, and Jesus' mad carpentry skills. And stick around for the end when the cast has a special family game night!

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Alexandra Shipp

December 10, 2021

Alexandra Shipp and Robin de Jesus join us on today’s new episode! The stars of tick, tick...BOOM! share what it’s like to be creative in a difficult season. Plus, the cast discusses why sorcery has been trending this year and Peter Jackson’s The Beatles documentary. And at the end we celebrate some very important podcast listeners. Check it out now!

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Philip Yancey

December 7, 2021

Philip Yancey joins us today to discuss how you can get rid of toxicity in the Church without walking away from your faith. Plus, on Slices we cover some interesting news, a heart-warming sports moment, and a recent chaotic cash grab incident. And stick around for the end to play Cage Match — a game about, you guessed it, Nicolas Cage.

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Madison Prewett

December 3, 2021

Madison Prewett joins us today! The former Bachelor contestant shares an inspiring message about how we are all made for this specific moment. Plus, we try to unpack the age-old question of why a good God allows bad things to happen on RELEVANT News. And, we share our favorite responses about your most regrettable purchases — some of these answers will shock listeners.

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David Kinnaman

November 30, 2021

This week, the Barna Group's David Kinnaman joins us to shed some light on new research into the rise of pastor burnout. Also, the gang breaks down just how realistic the Thanos snap was and ranks their favorite Keanu Reeves movies. Oh, and Jesse's thinking about opening a new video rental store.

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Lecrae

November 26, 2021

Lecrae joins us today to talk about his new financial web series and give some of his thoughts on how Christians can manage their money better. Also, the gang delves into the strange origins of "Black Friday," hear your thoughts about which foods should never be added to a recipe and Jesse has a new beef with Bagel Bites.

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Jon Tyson

November 23, 2021

Jon Tyson joins us today to discuss the importance of fatherhood. Plus, we try to unpack the future of the metaverse, the rise of wired headphones (again) and space babies. And stick around to the end for a brand new Thanksgiving-themed game!

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Vanessa Hudgens

November 19, 2021

Vanessa Hudgens and Joshua Henry join us today to talk about their new film ‘Tick, Tick...Boom!’ Plus, we try to unpack an unsettling event at Cornerstone Church earlier this week and discuss the best Thanksgiving dishes, early pop culture memories and more. Listen now!

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Kirsten Powers

November 16, 2021

Kirsten Powers joins us to discuss how we can actually show grace and love to people we disagree with. Plus, we discuss Thanksgiving side dishes, the new nine ideological beliefs Americans tend to fall into, diapers in space, and more. And stick around to the end when the cast answers your questions!

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Tony Hale

November 12, 2021

Tony Hale joins us today to discuss his latest acting adventure. Plus, we discuss the tragedy at Astroworld, the right time to decorate for Christmas, and why the world needs more pizza bagels. Check it out now!

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Jenn Johnson

November 9, 2021

Jenn Johnson joins us on today’s podcast to talk about her brand new book, “All Things Lovely.” Plus, we discuss the first CCM A.I. artist, a ton of trash piling up in the world, and the return of a parrot who learned Spanish. And at the end, we test our word knowledge in a brand new game.

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