Show Notes We’re recording outside on Todd’s driveway. You may hear background noise. Last episode ended without a good resolution to the question of how beer-drinking Jesus-followers relate to others who think drinking beer is wrong. Do we need to resolve questions on this podcast? We’re not here to give answers but rather to […]
Show Notes Beers on tap for the show: A Raspberry Wheat beer brewed by Todd Hesskamp. Buffalo Sweat from the Tallgrass Brewery in Manhattan, KS, and Shocktop Twisted Pretzel. We start off talking about the fact that many Christians will be offended by drinking beer and talking about Jesus. We play an audio clip of a […]
The unplanned episode Show notes I’d planned to move from the pre-episodes right into episode 1. But I think I need to explain a few things about the show so listeners can decide if we’re talking about something they want to hear about. This isn’t a beer podcast. Beer with Jesus isn’t about […]
Eric was going to church even before he was born. He was born into an evangelistic church, and he “asked Jesus into his heart” at age four. His parents were devoted Christians and made sure the family was in church, Sunday School and Bible studies. Eric grew up with a desire to follow God and serve […]
Todd Hesskamp grew up in church. He did all the expected Christian, church activities: confirmation, Youth Camp, and youth group. He was a typical “check the box” Christian. The church taught him how to act and what to do in order to fulfill his obligation to Jesus and the church. After college, marriage, career and […]
An unlikely transformation. Aaron Ridenour didn’t grow up going to church. And in high school he became a committed atheist. He tells his story, in this episode, about how he came to be a follower of Jesus and be a part of the Beer with Jesus podcast.
What if I could have a beer with Jesus? Patrick asked the question that started it all. In this pre-episode of the Beer with Jesus podcast we talk about how his question sparked the idea that became this podcast.