@lovethynerd
Love Thy Nerd
Love Nerds + Engage Culture + Build Community

Church Nerds 27 | Deceptively Good Games

SHOW NOTES

Bubba & Anna discuss a submitted question on lying when it comes to games like “Among Us”. Is it a wrong for a believer to lie when deception is a play mechanic for a game?

Church Nerds is an LTN Radio Morning Show that airs every Friday at 9 am CST on LTNonAIR.com.



Episode Hosts

Bubba Stallcup
CEO + PRESIDENT + FOUNDER
Bubba is the CEO, President and Founder of LTN, host of the Free Play Podcast and the Church Nerds Podcast. He is also a full-time Nerd-Culture Missionary. Bubba, and his wonderful wife Anna, have 4 children who are pretty good most of the time. A communal gamer at heart who loves to get in and play games with other people #gameNightIStheRightNight
Anna Stallcup
Anna Stallcup has been loving her personal nerd since 2008. She enjoys co-op tabletop games and hosting game nights with her husband.

Episode Producer

Anna Stallcup
Anna Stallcup has been loving her personal nerd since 2008. She enjoys co-op tabletop games and hosting game nights with her husband.

Episode Discussion

Related Content

Church Nerds 94 | Nerd Culture Etymology

The Church Nerds wrap up season 7 with a look at the way nerd culture words and church culture terms have become common vernacular.

Free Play 186 | Game Over (The Series Finale)

This podcast has been going for 6 and 1/2 years and today is the final episode. So what are our hosts doings? Basically flying by the seat of their pants like the good ‘ol days. They talk about nonsense, have some laughs, and play 2 games that Radio Matt put together. Thank you so much for giving this show a great run these past several years. Everyone involved had a blast with all of you and can’t believe you actually listen to and enjoy this hot mess of a show that brings chaos on the regular.

Reflections: Video Games | The Complete LTN Resource List

This resource list compiles insightful articles from Love Thy Nerd, delving into various themes and narratives within popular video games. Each entry explores profound topics such as redemption, joy, obsession, family, faith, and the human condition through the lens of gaming.

Church Nerds 93 | Celebrity Conversions

In this episode, the Church Nerds take a look at recent celebrities who've announced their conversion to Christianity, and examine how Church Culture responds to these events.

Free Play 185 | Most Iconic Video Game Characters of All Time

In the penultimate episode of Free Play, Bubba, Matt & Kate go through the BAFTA list of the Most Iconic Video Game Characters of All Time and see if the list lines up with their opinions. Who's in the number 1 spot? It's not who you think.

Church Nerds 92 | How to Make a Superhero

Look, up in the sky! It's a bird! It's a plane! It's a new episode of Church Nerds, where Bubba & Anna discuss what makes up a hero - both as we understand them in comics and in real life - as well as why we are obsessed with superheroes and how they resonate with us.

Church Nerds 91 | Arcades and Consumerism Christianity

Nothing quite like a fist full of tickets when you're a child at an arcade, spending $40 in quarters so you can trade your tickets for something from Dollar Tree that won't last the drive home. But as we grow up, are we still chasing prizes? In ministry or simply living as a Christian, are we constantly expecting something back? The Church Nerds are here to tackle that topic and share some arcade stories too.

Church Nerds 90 | The Super-Peer

The Church Nerds take a look at how media is influencing adolescents today compared to when they were children. Parenting, screen time, content limits, and more are on the table today on the show.