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The Known & Loved Podcast

 “Define yourself radically as one beloved by God. This is the true self. Every other identity is illusion.”

Brennan Manning, Abba's Child 

May 25, 2016

On May 11th-15th 2016, we had 10 friends from around the country come to stay the weekend with us. These are friends we originally met on Twitter and our weekend together was the first time we've met a couple of them face to face. Those four days together were a beautiful time of rich, warm conversation and...


May 17, 2016

Welcome to our 38th episode! In this episode, we talk about formal church membership and church discipline. What are these things and where did they originate? Join us as we open Scripture together and talk about these two important topics.

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May 14, 2016

Welcome to episode 37 of the Chief Sinner Podcast. As I type this, we are in the middle of a weekend with a house full of friends. I caught them all at a weak moment and talked them into sitting down together and doing a group podcast. This episode is the result.

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May 9, 2016

Welcome to episode 36 of the Chief Sinner Podcast! In this episode, we continue our conversation about church traditions and how many of those traditions have brought us the top-down authority structures present in so many churches today. Some of the topics we talk about in this episode are the clergy/laity distinction,...


May 1, 2016

Welcome to episode 35 of the Chief Sinner podcast! In this episode, Susan and I talk about our journey outside the walls of the institutional church and into a space where we're finding more genuine community without the empty obligations that accompany a more institutionalized setting. We answer a couple of questions...