Swimming Upstream

Episode 9: Comparing MLB Ballparks

Episode 9: Comparing MLB Ballparks

I recently went on a road trip with my son and daughter to some different MLB ballparks, and so I thought I’d compare the ballparks I’ve visited over the years: the good (Progressive Field, Camden Yards), the bad (Tropicana Field, RFK...

Episode 7: The Bitcoin Blocksize Debate

Episode 7: The Bitcoin Blocksize Debate

What is the Bitcoin Blocksize Debate and why should you care? In this episode, I discuss the civil war going on in the Bitcoin community, and how it might impact the future of Bitcoin and all cryptocurrencies. Resources: Fulfilling...

Episode 6: Mass Evangelization

Episode 6: Mass Evangelization

What is the relationship between the liturgy and evangelization? How does an impoverished liturgy harm evangelization efforts? How does a beautiful liturgy help evangelize? I’ll be discussing this in today’s episode: “Mass...

Episode 5: My 10 Favorite Active Baseball Players

Episode 5: My 10 Favorite Active Baseball Players

Top 10 List! I reveal my 10 favorite active baseball players in the game today. I’ll give you a hint: neither Brandon Phillips nor any Yankee or Cardinal make the list. Resources: Original Article: My 10 Favorite Active Baseball Players My...

Episode 2: Seven Myths of Catholic Evangelization

Episode 2: Seven Myths of Catholic Evangelization

I discuss seven myths that surround Catholic evangelization. Resources: Original Article for Catholic Answers: Seven Myths of Catholic Evangelization My book on evangelization: The Old Evangelization: How to Spread the Faith Like Jesus Did  ...