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The pastor of disaster, the innovator of offense, hero to dozens... it's me it's me, the T-O-N-Y-T. {speaker, singer, actor, artist, puppeteer, pastor, writer, wronger, gamer, geek, father & friend; none of which means a thing if it doesn't reflect Jesus}

Episode 139// NOG BLACK

“The time is always right to do what is right. ~Dr. Martin Luther King Jr.

It’s Black History Month! We’re joined by special guests Micah Simms (EL-7VEN), Lem Fillyaw, and Matt Williams who share their perspective as black Christian nerds on fandom, faith, and finding social justice.

Check out Micah on Twitter- https://twitter.com/EL_7VEN

Engage with Lem at- https://linktr.ee/badgamerelite

Hang with Matt and the Jeek Nation- https://jeeknation.wixsite.com/jeeknation

Episode 138//Toxic relationships

“Love can change a person the way a parent can change a baby — awkwardly, and often with a great deal of mess.” ~Lemony Snicket

Tony T and the crew talk about the worst romances in fandom, set an unsuspecting Neff up for a Christian dating site, play a love song singalong game and talk about the toxicity that comes from unequal yoking. Happy Un-Valentine’s Day!

Episode 137//SOUND AFFECTED

“All sounds of the earth are like music” ~Oscar Hammerstein

Tony T and the crew talk about the sound that capture our imagination and inspire our fandom and faith. Experience Sound Charades, the voice of God, and everything you need to know about the Wilhelm Scream.


Check out the special bonus episode we posted with a standalone sound effects game… see how YOU stack up against Steven and Neff!


Season SIX! We’re back!

“I don’t know if God is a sports fan or not, but I do know this: He loves a good comeback.”to “ ~Lane Kiffin

Tony T and the crew return for a new season of Christ Culture and Nerd Culture! We kick off our journey meeting the new crew, unveiling this season’s Best Thing Ever, playing a movie game, and talking about things resurrected, rebooted, and revived. Jesus is coming soon, kids. Subscribe today!