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Unitarian Christian Alliance

78 EpisodesProduced by Mark Cain, UCA memberWebsite

The Trinity doctrine is perplexing. Many Christians prefer explicit Scriptures on the one God over catholic creeds. Mark Cain explores living as a lower-case-u unitarian amid a trinitarian majority with insights and stories from unorthodox guests.


56. Blood in the Water

Swimming with sharks and sin, friends, patience, and awareness impact your safety.



  • (02:36) Others to make our lives better
  • (03:40) Weakness
  • (05:14) Prowling
  • (05:48) Sin
  • (06:32) The conscience
  • (07:44) The glint that pricks
  • (09:07) This generation
  • (10:28) External salvation
  • (11:56) Scammers
  • (13:21) Contentment
  • (13:56) Exploitation
  • (16:16) Personal experience
  • (17:41) The warning bell
  • (18:08) Taking sin seriously
  • (19:30) Hardeing
  • (22:51) Tips to harden yourself
  • (23:18) 1. Low maintenance friends
  • (24:19) 2. Outside friends
  • (27:59) 3. Question authority
  • (30:12) 4. Patience
  • (32:58) 5. Share with friends
  • (35:33) 6. Be honest
  • (36:28) 7. Sunk cost fallacy
  • (38:09) 8. Deal with your sin
  • (39:46) Things to watch for
  • (40:51) 1. Self-inflation
  • (41:52) 2. Head strong & stubborn
  • (43:08) 3. No friend access
  • (43:51) 4. Answers to their questions
  • (44:20) 5. Secrets
  • (45:24) 6. Overly helpful
  • (49:55) 7. Overwhelming
  • (51:24) 8. Anxiety inducing
  • (52:05) 9. Righteousness signalling
  • (55:02) Four point summary
  • (56:05) Isolation problem
  • (59:08) Logistics
  • (1:00:49) True love


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