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We are the church. Not the building. Not the name. Us. The People. As Christians, we’re called to strive to be the church 365 days a year. Join Pastors Andrew Murch and Tyler Clarensau every week as they discuss life as Christians on mission, tackle different “ologies,” recommend books, and answer your questions.

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Episode 13: Cussing, Cursing, & Flipping the Bird

Today we talk about cussing, cursing, swearing, flipping the bird, and Tyler's Grandma. Enjoy. CONTACT US: podcast@tobethechurch.com, facebook.com/tobethechurch & twitter.com/tobethechurch SUBSCRIBE ON:
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Episode 134: The Reasons for TBTC

Happy Thanksgiving! This week, Tyler and Andrew are talking about the reason for the TBTC Podcast. Why do we do it? Also, Tyler and...
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Episode 62: Heaven’s Gates // Hell’s Flames

What started as a conversation about Heaven's Gates/Hell's Flames, Judgment Houses, and Left Behind, ended up as a conversation about when we stop listening to new music, church generational dynamics, and the importance of being together.
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Episode 49: Tattoos & the Songs We Sing

Should a Christian get a tattoo? Where would a Christian even get the idea that they shouldn't? How important are the songs we sing? How much should we care about the theology of what we sing? Who are we even singing to? This, and more here on Episode 49.
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Episode 30: Can You Be a Christian Without the Church?

This week we talk about our new podcast, Life @ LifePoint. Andrew talks about his recent trip to Haiti, we discuss the exclusivity of denomination names, and we spend a good amount of time talking about how Christians should read the news. For this week's "ology" segment, we talk ecclesiology and the big question: can you be a Christian without the Church?
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Episode 159: Moral Failings

Andrew and Tyler are discussing what happens when church leaders fall short. Sadly, we see many leaders fall for a multitude of reasons. This...
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Episode 48: Reading the Bible Wrong

Today we're planning our funerals. Yep... Also, a few weeks ago we talked about reading the Bible through in a year, and we received a few questions on how we could read the Bible wrong. So today we talk about looking for the gold nugget, taking things out of context, and looking at the entire Scripture as prescriptive.
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Episode 155: Immigration

This week on the TBTC Podcast, Tyler gives us an update on the Toilet Assassin. Also, Andrew and Tyler have an in-depth discussion about...
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Episode 172: Happy Halloween?

This week, Andrew and Tyler answer a listener's question about Halloween. Should Christians celebrate it? Should we ignore it completely? Or is there another way...
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Episode 164: I Don’t Want to be a Lead Pastor

This week on the TBTC Podcast, Tyler is joined by Nathan Noorlun, the Executive Pastor at Northwest Gospel Church. Tyler and Nathan discuss what...

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