The DBC Podcast

Welcome to the official website and blog of The DBC Podcast, a weekly chat show that examines how to live out the principles of Scripture and engage our modern culture.


Whatever your views may be on the current state of race relations in America, you would probably agree that a lot of people still struggle to perceive just how deeply significant the issue of racism is, or at least are not confident to engage in open, honest discussion about racial issues with people different from them. […]


What do you think of when someone says the word “worship”? Do you think of a stuffy church service in an austere sanctuary or chapel? Do you think of a huge arena filled with raised hands and squealing guitars? Or, do you think of sitting at your desk crafting a poem, twirling your body in […]


Have you made any New Year’s resolutions for 2017? If so, how’s it going? Did you know most studies show a 75% failure rate by the time February 1 rolls around? Depressing, huh? But what if there is more to embracing the new year than stereotypical self-improvement? What would happen if Christians seized this blank […]


Have you ever stopped to consider why we keep so many Christmas traditions year after year? From lights and decorations, to ornaments and gifts, to Santa Claus and Nativity scenes, to family gatherings and elaborate meals, why do we feel the need to participate in so many of these seemingly integral activities? And what exactly […]


Orthodoxy is a word most Christians don’t use anymore, unless they belong to one of the many traditions within the Eastern Orthodox Christian Church. When it comes to the use of “orthodox” as a term to describe the soundness of one’s beliefs, we don’t often use it. Maybe its a word that sounds old-fashioned or […]


“Why do you keep using that word?” Inigo Montoya famously asks in The Princess Bride.  “I do not think it means what you think it means.” Over the last few decades in America, the term “evangelicals” has become a much more commonly used descriptor of a particular voting block than a religious movement. In the wake […]


Okay, so it’s finally that time of year. You know, the one that Kroger starts providing decorations for in the middle of August… That’s right! Halloween is just a few days away. Some folks have great memories of Halloween, while others could certainly do without it. And for many Christians, Halloween is a difficult holiday […]