Persuasion 131: Your Food Has a Backstory, with Kendall Vanderslice & Carolina Hinojosa-Cisneros

For all our dietary awareness these days, one thing we don’t consider much is that our food has a backstory. While obsessing about gluten and fat and carbs, we are neglecting the culture and history and heritage.

Persuasion 130: The Flourishing of Black Women in Black Panther, with Kathryn Freeman

With an African-American cast and female-strong story line, the movie Black Panther has broken the Marvel mold. What will be the lasting impact of this film?

Persuasion 129: Get off My Proverbial Lawn

In this ounce of Persuasion fast chat, Erin Straza and Hannah Anderson discuss the ways that we seek to stake our claim for space, power, and rights and how we can all learn to live together on the same proverbial lawn.

Persuasion 128: Insert Female Voice Here

In this episode of Persuasion, Erin Straza and Hannah Anderson discuss several recent happenings that expose faulty reasoning for turning toward women’s voices and consider a better way forward.

Persuasion 127: When the Olympics Get Weird

In this ounce of Persuasion fast chat, Erin Straza and Hannah Anderson discuss the side stories that bring highlight when the Olympics get weird.

Persuasion 126: Lottery Dreams & Nightmares

In this ounce of Persuasion fast chat, Erin Straza and Hannah Anderson discuss the life change that comes when you suddenly—and publicly—come into wealth.

Persuasion 125: Post It Online or It Didn’t Happen

Erin Straza and Hannah Anderson talk about our use of online platforms as a sort of repository for all of our life happenings, big and small, how they become an external hard drive for preserving memories, whether images or words, for all-eternity.

Persuasion 124: Can We Change the Culture of Abuse and Assault?

In this episode of Persuasion, Erin Straza invites Christ and Pop Culture staff writer Abby Perry to discuss if we can change the culture of abuse and how to go about it.

Persuasion 123: Entrepreneurs, Freelancers, and Those Who Love Them with Dorcas Cheng-Tozun

Author and Inc.com columnist Dorcas Cheng-Tozun offers her insight in this episode of Persuasion with Erin Straza and Hannah Anderson.

Persuasion 122: Things We Didn’t Say in 2017

Erin Straza and Hannah Anderson talk about the things they didn’t talk about in 2017 to shed light on their recording decisions.

Persuasion 121: When Your Christmas Joy Crumbles

Erin Straza and Hannah Anderson discuss when your Christmas joy crumbles by putting pressure on ourselves to have a picture-perfect Christmas.

Persuasion 120: Is There Hope for Those on the Naughty List?

Erin and Hannah talk how we can pigeonhole ourselves into a “naughty” category during the holidays while forgetting our freedom from sin.

Persuasion 119: Royal Engagement Watch

A royal engagement watch has been had by Erin and Hannah as the duo share their hot takes on marriage, royal fairy tales, and society’s benefit from it.

Persuasion 118: Going Solo during the Holidays with Gina Dalfonzo

Erin and Hannah invite Gina Dalfonzo to detail the ways that we all can be more mindful about how we think about and treat those who are not married.

Persuasion 117: Remember When You Used to Be Bored?

Erin and Hannah discuss giving our minds a rest by being bored or engaging in play, and what we might be losing by engaging serious thought in every lull.

Persuasion 116: Beyond Digital Discipleship with Winn Collier

Erin Straza and Hannah Anderson invite author and pastor Winn Collier to discuss the concept of moving beyond digital discipleship.