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We Live in a Post-Christian Age

Few Christians understand this

Even fewer know what to do about it

Clapham Institute exists to resource those who recognize we live in a post-Christian age

Clapham Commentary

Mike Metzger


The National Crisis of Gen Z

February 6, 2023

Jonathan Haidt claims something happened “all of a sud­den” around 2013 that led to the national crisis of Gen Z. What happened?

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The Artifice of Intelligence

January 30, 2023

Ever wonder why it’s called Artificial Intelligence?

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January 23, 2023

Temple Grandin believes “neurodivergents” can remedy how our culture got to be so “talky.” I’m curious how many will take her seriously.

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January 16, 2023

A few words this morning regarding some forgotten words by Dr. Martin Luther King Jr.

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The Morning Mike Check

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Episode 103: Christmas in Babylon
  • Episode 103: Christmas in Babylon

    Episode 103: Christmas in Babylon

    Dec 26, 2022 •

    What should we expect Christmas to look like in a culture that decreasingly celebrates its true meaning? Do believers today celebrate Christmas the way we ought to? Mike addresses these and several other questions related to what Christmas is like in Babylon.

  • Episode 102: Oneness

    Episode 102: Oneness

    Dec 12, 2022 •

    Jesus prayed that those who believed in him would be one. What does that mean and how do we reconcile that with our multitude of denominations and expressions of the faith?

  • Episode 101: Advent

    Episode 101: Advent

    Dec 5, 2022 •

    Many churches celebrate Advent around the world but how many Christians know why we do? What can we do to bring this season to life for our children so they learn to engage in it early? In today’s conversation Mike, as always, steps back to shed light on the “why”…

  • Episode 100: What To Do About Polarized Government

    Episode 100: What To Do About Polarized Government

    Nov 14, 2022 •

    Recently I stumbled upon an article noting the rise in state government trifectas over the past some fifty years. My heart broke, thinking about the continued trend of even more heightened, modern polarization. In this episode, I seek Mike’s advice on what can be done to steer us towards a…



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