Theology on Mission
About This Show
For those longing to connect theology and mission, we are talking about God and everything else. Broadcasting from NORTHERN SEMINARY, in partnership with Missio Alliance, David Fitch and Geoff Holsclaw bring their experiences as pastors and professors to bear on issues of mission and church.
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Most Recent Episode
S3:E23 Is Culture Our Causing Us Brain Damage? On Depression and Anxiety (Season 3 Finale)
Why are we so anxious and depressed?
Is it us or is it our culture?
David Fitch and Geoff Holsclaw conclude season 3 by talking about the recent celebrity suicides, and what it says about our culture that demand our happiness but still judges us as failures.
You can find the House Gathering resource here on our FB page—and please like the page if you haven't already (https://www.facebook.com/TheologyOnMission/posts/2053138735006701)
The two articles we talked about were:
"Americans are depressed and suicidal because something is wrong with our culture," by Kirsten Powers (https://www.usatoday.com/story/opinion/2018/06/09/kate-spade-suicide-anthony-bourdain-depression-culture-success-column/687388002/)
"Have Smartphones Destroyed a Generation?" Jean Twenge (https://www.theatlantic.com/magazine/archive/2017/09/has-the-smartphone-destroyed-a-generation/534198/)Read more »