In this episode, we discuss what we see in the proposed split of the United Methodist Church and the inevitable tensions between religious beliefs, religious doctrine, and personal and group sensibilities (00:45), what we make of the Australian fires and how climate change may now begin to change nature in ways that more directly affect our lives (16:58), what we see in the controversy surrounding the dofasting app (31:41), and our thoughts on fasting in general (38:14). Listen to your body (46:24)!
United Methodist Church is expected to split over gay marriage, fracturing the nation’s third-largest denomination
Australia’s massive fires, as seen from space
Climate change has Australian wildfires 'running out of control,' experts say
Australia Is Committing Climate Suicide
Australia fires worsen as every state hits 40C
An app for intermittent fasting is getting roasted by critics who say it promotes body shaming and eating disorders
This Is Your Body On Intermittent Fasting