Pico Iyer – "The Global Soul: Jet Lag, Shopping Malls, and the Search for Home." Dick Staub Show Interview

A reprise of a Dick Staub Interview with Pico Iyer discussing his book of essays titled The Global Soul: Jet Lag, Shopping Malls, and the Search for Home. His look at "international locales contends that the modern world-scurrying citizen, pushed by business demands or political migrations, can easily lose both roots and sense of home." […]

Jeff Keuss – The Great Divide – Live from Kindlings Fest 2012

KindlingsFest is a celebration of art and ideas and where they intersect with the spiritual.  This years Kindlings Fest on Orcas Island asked, "Can Crabbed age and youth live together?" Through film, talks, panel discussions, art, music and casual conversations we explored what it is that keeps generations apart and what can bring them together. Dr. Jeff […]

Mandatory Time Off: Work Less, Enjoy Life More. Podcast: Live At Hales

Are you working more and enjoying life less? In the 90's Juliet Schor wrote a book titled "The Overworked American" arguing among other things that the typical American worker puts in nine weeks more on the job than his or her European counterpart. A recent report from the Center for Economic and Policy Research argues […]

C.S. Lewis on "Unfrantic Spirituality." Live At C.S. Lewis Centre Part 2 of 3

Welcome to "The Kindlings Muse @ The CS Lewis Centre." In this segment we discuss Lewis' unfrantic spirituality with Kim Gilnett of Seattle Pacific University (SPU) and a leading light in the C.S. Lewis world. Kim led the restoration project at The Kilns, C.S. Lewis home in Oxford. Here's the quote voiced by British actor Anton Rodgers: "The English style of spirituality […]

C.S. Lewis on "Unfrantic Spirituality" Live At The C.S .Lewis Centre: 1 of 3

Welcome to "The Kindlings Muse @ The CS Lewis Centre." In this segment we discuss Lewis' unfrantic spirituality with Kim Gilnett of Seattle Pacific University (SPU) and a leading light in the C.S. Lewis world. Kim led the restoration project at The Kilns, C.S. Lewis home in Oxford. Here's the quote voiced by British actor Anton […]

A FREE PEOPLE’S SUICIDE

In a tumultuous American election year, social critic Os Guinness offers a bracing wake up call. by Craig Detweiler

The Dark Knight Rises (2012)

As the movie begins, fans will be distraught by the sight of him… By Jeffrey Overstreet

Eric Schlosser: Fast Food Nation – A Dick Staub Show encore Presentation

In this Dick Staub Show interview originally conducted in January 2002, Dick sits down with Eric Schlosser the author of  Fast Food Nation: The Dark Side of the All-American Meal, which was later made into the 2006 film, "Fast Food Nation," directed by Richard Linklater. "Schlosser's incisive history of the development of American fast food indicts the industry for some […]

Brett McCracken's Hipster ChristianityPodcast: Live at Canada West with Bill Hogg 1 of 1

In our premier Kindlings Muse Canada West broadcast of 2011, Bill Hogg and our cadre of gadflies, film critic Peter T. Chattaway, and filmmaker Kevin Miller, add their wit and wisdom to the discussion. Brett McCracken's Hipster Christianity. McCracken's debut book, deconstructs evangelicalism's quest for cool and considers the trends the church openly embraces. McCracken alleges that we are, "turning Christianity […]

Dick Staub's book, "About You: Fully Human, Fully Alive!"

Hi there! As of today, my newest book, About You, Fully Human: Fully Alive, is now available online and at bookstores everywhere. If I may be so bold as to ask this favor? If you have enjoyed my writing, speaking, broadcasting, podcasting or whatever other contact we've had, I hope you run right out and […]