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LTN Radio Re-Cap | Oct. 3 – 11 | Identity Crisis


About This Episode

Our weekly re-cap of the Specials, Shorts, and Exclusives aired on LTN Radio for the week of Oct. 5th through 11th (plus Oct. 3rd & 4th). Listen live on LTNonair.com!

October 3, 2020 | LTNcon! 2020

Station Manager Matt welcomes new Love Thy Nerd listeners and faithful Back Row Radio listeners to explain the transition and rebranding!

 

October 5, 2020 | LTN Rewind (Free Play)

 

In our first Rewind, we flashback to episode 7 of the “Free Play Podcast” where Bubba and Station Manager Matt meet up for the first ever crossover of Love Thy Nerd and The Back Row, the first steps to what would one day culminate in LTN Radio!

 

October 9, 2020 | LTNcon! 2020 Special Presentation

In this full special from LTNcon! 2020, Hector & Chris present their 2-part breakout session on how faith and fandoms intersect.

 

October 11, 2020 | Bible Thump (Player at top of page)

Drew Dixon brings us our first Bible Thump, asking some easy questions like “Who are we?” and “What is our purpose?”

 

SHORTS FOR THIS WEEK

 





Episode Hosts

Drew Dixon
Drew is the Chief Content Nerd for Love Thy Nerd and the co-host of Humans of Gaming. He is also the editor of Explore the Bible: Students and co-hosts the weekly CaPC Digest podcast for Christ and Pop Culture. Drew has written for Paste Magazine, Relevant Magazine, Christianity Today, WORLD Magazine, and Think Christian. He lives in the Nashville, TN area with his wife and their three children.
Bubba Stallcup
Co-founder | Chief Community Nerd
Bubba is the Chief Community Nerd, host of the Free Play podcast and one of the founding members of Love Thy Nerd. He serves as Technology Director at First Baptist Church of Marble Falls, TX. Bubba, and his wonderful wife Anna, have 3 children who are pretty good most of the time. A communal gamer at heart, Bubba loves to get in and play games with other people #gameNightIStheRightNight
Chris Poirier
Chris is the co-host of The Pull List Podcast for Love Thy Nerd and a connoisseur of nearly all things considered even remotely nerdy. When not reading comics he and his wife Rebekah seek out all that can be found on the nerd scene hunting for vintage toys, finding the most epic comic shops, and getting their tabletop on. In the hours that remain, Chris serves as one of the South Regional Resource Nerds for Love Thy Nerd and as a Pastoral Resident with Calvary Baptist Church in Columbus, GA. Previously, Chris managed the largest comic retail shop in North Carolina, as well as, served as the North Carolina Comicon Media/Communications Director.
Matt Coker
Station Manager of LTN Radio and co-host of "The Back Row Morning Show", Matt originally started as "Back Row Baptist" online, sparking an entire ministry that culminated years later in "Back Row Radio" - now joined forces with Love Thy Nerd to form "LTN Radio". Matt is a third-generation radio station manager who has done pretty much every job in the radio industry. He is also active in the Celebrate Recovery ministry, celebrating over a decade of freedom from past addictions. Matt and his wife Deidra have 2 ornery boys.
Hector Miray
Hector is the co-host of the Pull List Podcast for Love Thy Nerd. He is a semi overzealous geek about most things, but to the core is a big fan of a good story. He is the primary writer behind the book series "Faith & Fandom" and travels to dozens of comicons throughout the year with the books. He is married to a medical nerd named Danyelle and has helped co-create 3 small humans with her that resemble him in appearance and passions. Hector is also the location pastor for Vertical Church's Lumberton, NC Location.

Episode Discussion

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