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Observations from Life

Observations from Life

The journey in this life is filled with wonder, humor, sadness, and everything in between. Scott talks about life - especially spiritual aspects of it, promoting kindness, self-reflection, and love.

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Recent Episodes

Oct. 26, 2022

Life, Death, Spirit Guides, and More

Join me as I share an amazing Tarot experience, talk about spirit guides and reincarnation, then send my mom off on her next jour…

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Sept. 10, 2022

Examining Your Shadow

Finding the good in others starts with a thoughtful and honest look at yourself. In this episode, I talk about the shadow side of…

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Aug. 24, 2022

Love, Accept, Forgive and The Nature of Humankind

My observations on the nature of humankind and how we need to find a way to love, accept, and forgive people. Finding the divine …

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Aug. 7, 2022

Christianity Deconstructed - Observations with TheoBro Extraordinaire

A conversation between me and another exvangelical and former seminarian who runs a parody account on Twitter knows as TheoBro Ex…

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July 30, 2022

Chariots of the Gods

My observations about ancient civilizations, the gods, aliens, UFOs, and all those mysterious supernatural things that fascinated…

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June 15, 2022

Observations with Stephen Martin

This was a fascinating conversation covering everything from reincarnation to the meaning of life to trying to figure out why tho…

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May 30, 2022

Cults, Fundamentalism, and Why People Get Trapped In Them

My observations on the similarities of cults and fundamentalism and why people get trapped in them. Drawing from Maslow's Hierarc…

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May 1, 2022

The Church is Broken

A follow up to my blog post about the church. I also talk about being a recovering fundamentalist and how that impacts my approac…

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April 17, 2022

Observations of Kids

I spend some time talking with children about their views of the world. We cover everything from school shooter drills, the impac…

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April 16, 2022

The TheoBros

My observations on a group of Christians known as TheoBros, their theology, and how their behavior impacts those around them.

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April 1, 2022

Observations with a Rabbi

Rabbi Michael Harvey and I discuss Judaism, Christianity, antisemitism, anti-Judaism, and so much more!

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March 27, 2022

Observations with Amy Nordhues

Amy Nordhues and I talk about her book, Preyed Upon: Breaking Free from Therapist Abuse. We discuss differential  aspects of emot…

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Recent Blog Posts

The Church is Broken (and I'm not sure it can be fixed)

Since my exit from the church, which was nothing formal or dramatic - just stopped going at some point, I have found my spiritual life is so much more fr…

The Journey So Far

When I started this podcast, it was my intent to do small, 5-10 minute episodes. Little observations, thoughts, the way I see things. If anything, it wou…

What Happens When We Die

The question that almost every person asks themselves once they become aware of their own mortality is, “What happens when we die?” Is there …