I’m your host, Lucas Land! I have spent a lot of my life learning how to have difficult conversations… often the hard way. Along the way I’ve met some incredible people and learned how wonderful the world can be when I try to understand others, get curious, and ask good questions! I currently live in Bolivia with my family and our dog Orie O. (You can follow him on Instagram at @orie.o_cookie!)
January 5th, 2020 | 1 hr 6 mins
In this episode I talk with Geoff Holsclaw about why Facebook arguments are like heroin, understanding the ways our brains work, and when we should have enemies.
December 15th, 2019 | 59 mins 35 secs
In this episode I talk to Christina Gibson about normalizing addiction and recovery, sitting with other people’s pain, and why I edit my podcast and she doesn’t.
December 8th, 2019 | 47 mins 7 secs
Lucas talks to Matthias Roberts about his new book Beyond Shame. Lucas also confesses that Matthias is his style guru and he has been stealing his haircut for years!
December 2nd, 2019 | 1 hr 2 mins
In this episode I talk to C. Christopher Smith about what he has learned from over a decade of intentional conversations in his church, different ways to make our conversations better, and I solve the mystery of his first initial.
November 25th, 2019 | 58 mins 11 secs
Lucas talks to author Tim Otto about being gay in Christian community, what we're afraid of, and finding love in all kinds of places!
November 18th, 2019 | 45 mins 47 secs
Lucas talks to Justin Tapp about lessons we have learned living in other countries, assumptions we bring to dialogue, and the line between having convictions and keeping an open mind!
November 11th, 2019 | 1 hr 7 mins
Lucas talks with Ashley Bean Thornton about working with the community, the role of experts, and how to invite mean people to breakfast.
November 4th, 2019 | 1 hr 1 min
Lucas talks to long-time friend Gary Goodson about the hard conversations they've had over the years and doctrines for their new religion. Gary is the first person to have to be censored on the show to keep it family-friendly!
October 28th, 2019 | 57 mins 6 secs
Lucas talks to international conflict mediator and consultant Elise Willer about her work, tips and tricks for dealing with conflict, and the little man that lives inside me.
October 21st, 2019 | 41 mins 29 secs
Luis Matias Cruz talks about growing up Zapotec, moving to the city, falling in love, and moving to the US.
October 14th, 2019 | 55 mins 4 secs
Amanda Moore shares her journey with chronic illness, helps us with what to say and what NOT to say, and educates us on inspiration porn. Asking questions is a kindness!
October 7th, 2019 | 59 mins 10 secs
Lucas gets corrected by Vance Blackfox for not listening close enough. We learn about the history of the Two-Spirit movement and what it’s like to grow up Cherokee, Lutheran, and Two-Spirit!