83 episodes of Give and Take since the first episode, which aired on March 30, 2017.
Episode 53: Havana Without Makeup, with Herman Portocarero
September 26th, 2017 | 58 mins 6 secs
My guest is Herman Portocarero. He is a Belgian-born writer and diplomat of Spanish and Portuguese descent. He has published more than twenty works of fiction and nonfiction, including the Hercule Poirot Prize-winning crime novel New Yorkse Nachten (New York Nights). He is just finished his term as the European Union ambassador to Cuba. His newest book is "Havana Without Makeup: Inside The Soul Of The City."
Episode 52: Midlife: A Philosophical Guide, with Kieran Setiya
September 22nd, 2017 | 1 hr 16 mins
My guest is Kieran Setiya. He teaches philosophy at MIT, working mainly in ethics, epistemology, and the philosophy of mind. He's the author of "Reasons without Rationalism" and "Knowing Right From Wrong." His most recent book is "Midlife: A Philosophical Guide." It comes out on October 3, 2017.
Episode 51: Abandon Me, with Melissa Febos
September 21st, 2017 | 1 hr 16 mins
My guest is Melissa Febos. She's the author of two critically acclaimed memoirs, "Whip Smart" and "Abandon Me". Her work has been widely anthologized and appears in publications including Tin House, Granta, The Kenyon Review, Prairie Schooner, Glamour, Guernica, Post Road, Salon, The New York Times, Elle UK, The Guardian, Vogue.com, Hunger Mountain, Portland Review, Dissent, The Chronicle of Higher Education Review, Bitch Magazine, Poets & Writers, The Rumpus, Drunken Boat, and Goodbye to All That: Writers on Loving and Leaving New York.
Episode 50: Reading Jesus's Bible, with John Goldingay
September 14th, 2017 | 1 hr 19 secs
My guest is John Goldingay. John is the David Allan Hubbard Professor of Old Testament at Fuller Theological Seminary. He has been at Fuller since 1997. He's author of numerous books, including most recently, "Reading Jesus's Bible: How the New Testament Helps Us Understand the Old Testament." He was married to Ann for 43 years until she died in 2009. He is now married to Kathleen and the two of them are well-known in jazz and other clubs in the Los Angeles area.
Episode 49: Recapturing the Wonder: Transcendent Faith in a Disenchanted World, with Mike Cosper
September 2nd, 2017 | 1 hr 9 mins
My guest is Mike Cosper. He's the author of "Rhythms of Grace" and "The Stories We Tell" (both published by Crossway Books), the co-author of "Faithmapping. His newest book is "Recapturing the Wonder: Transcendent Faith in a Disenchanted World." He's the host of Cultivated: A Podcast about Faith and Work, and is developing The Devil and the Deep Blue Sea, a podcast about faith and culture.
Episode 48: Single, Gay, Christian (and celibate), with Gregory Coles
August 29th, 2017 | 50 mins 56 secs
My guest is Gregory Coles. He was born in upstate New York, wasraised on the Indonesian island of Java, and is now a PhD candidate studying English in central Pennsylvania. He's the author of "Single, Gay, Christian: A Personal Journey Of Faith And Sexual Identity."
Episode 47: The Humanity of God, with Kenneth Tanner
August 27th, 2017 | 55 mins 7 secs
The Rev. Kenneth Tanner is pastor of Church of the Holy Redeemer in Rochester Hills, Mich. He writes for numerous websites and magazines, including The Huffington Post and Sojourners.
Episode 46: The Brand/Design Connection, with MacKenzie Kuhns
August 23rd, 2017 | 42 mins 12 secs
My guest is MacKenzie Kuhns. She is the founder and owner of Stillz Design, a strategic design studio. She has always loved creating, curating and the value of aesthetic and design, which is why she is passionate about helping small business owners communicate their passions and crafts through strategic design.
Episode 45: Money Talks, with Evan Money
August 19th, 2017 | 1 hr 21 mins
My guest is Evan Money. Evan in a bestselling author, Global Entrepreneur and Executive Producer of the ground breaking film "Words of Art." His most recent book is "Money Talks, Frustration Walks."
Episode 44: White Privilege and the Myth of Equality, with Ken Wytsma
August 17th, 2017 | 42 mins 32 secs
My guest is Ken Wytsma. He is the lead pastor of global ministries at Antioch Church and is president of Kilns College, where he teaches courses on philosophy and justice. His most recent book is "The Myth Of Equality: Uncovering the Roots of Injustice and Privilege."