Adventures in Ideology

Exploring the personal impacts of evangelical childhood indoctrination

Episode 13 – Confessions of a Christian Camp Counsellor

Adventures In Odyssey Album 2 Episodes 7&8 – Camp What-a-Nut

We have invited former Christian Camp Counsellor Mitch onto the pod to discuss summer camp romances, outrageous expectations from Christian organizations, and more!

TRIGGER WARNING: Sexual assault is mentioned in the episode. There is a brief warning immediately before it is discussed.

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Episode 12 – The Left-Handed Judge and Other Children’s Stories

Adventures In Odyssey Album 2 Episode 5 – VBS Blues

We are so excited to welcome our special guest Elena onto the podcast. The three of us discuss our previous Vacation Bible School (VBS) experiences, dramas/drymes, and favorite Old Testament Bible Stories.

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Lifehouse “Everything” Drama/Mime (Drime):

Episode 11 – Pouch Full of Heresy

Adventures In Odyssey Album 2 Episode 4 – Stormy Weather

On this week’s episode, we explore the odd relationship between Connie and the all-knowing, advice-giving Whit.

Episode 10 – Independence Came So Hard

Adventures In Odyssey Album 2 Episode 3 – The Day Independence Came

Is that a sex joke? You’ll have to listen to find out!

We’ve brought back one of our favorite guests, Stephen, from Androids and Assets! He shares a wealth of knowledge about early American History and some of the key characters in its declaration toward independence.

Episode 9 – We Will Forsake Technology and Return to the Land

Adventures In Odyssey Album 2 Episodes 1 & 2 – Family Vacation

For today’s episode, we are happy to welcome our brother Jon back to the show! The three of us reminisce about our own family vacations growing up.

Episode 8 – Whit’s Web

Adventures In Odyssey Album 1 Episode 8 – The Tangled Web

In today’s episode, we talk about white lies and consequences, and reminisce about our younger, trouble-making days.

Episode 7 – Lynnterview

Our mom is back to answer all the questions that you guys submitted! We discuss our journeys within evangelicalism, parenting, and current belief systems, as well as cover some “controversial” topics such as abortion and homosexuality.

Episode 6 – Cherished Memories

Adventures In Odyssey Album 1 Episode 11 – Recollections

In today’s episode, we discuss the origin story of Whit’s end, complete with tragedy and last minute saviorism.

We are so excited to have Stephen back as our special guest! Be sure to check out his podcast, Androids and Assets. You can find them on social media (twitter & instagram) and listen to their podcast just about anywhere (especially apple podcasts and google podcasts)!

Episode 5 – Bringin’ Up Monty

Adventures In Odyssey Album 1 Episodes 9&10 – A Member of the Family Part 1 & 2

Please welcome our special guest, Lynn (our mom)! In today’s episode, we discuss family relationships, parenting styles, and spanking your child. Candace shares some of her experiences being a mother, and we talk a bit about our childhood too.

Bonus Minisode – Cult Town

Enjoy a special bonus episode where we talk about some of the feedback that we’ve received from our beloved listeners! Thanks for all your feedback so far, and please keep listening and sharing your stories and experiences with us!