Jay Knott sits in for Phillip as him and Ryan discuss the story surrounding Jeffrey Epstein. They discuss the injustice surrounding the plea deal from 10+ years ago, and the problem with placing the value of power over the vulnerable.
HHIEOY: Mike Pence goes to the border
Segment 4: Tyler Skaggs tribute.
Peter Wehner of The Atlantic provides an article that should be a warning to Evangelicals. It details the cost that the church is experiencing when it compromised it's values.
Ryan: The Democrats have a problem: Biden is right.
Phillip: We have a justice in sexual crimes problem.
USMNT and the Thunder.
In a special episode, Michael Wear joins the crew to talk about all the people running for president.
The crisis at the border has revealed deplorable conditions for the children that have been detained. As those conditions have been revealed, it has elicited a strong reaction...including from Ryan and Phillip.
Phillip: Brewing tensions between Iran and the U.S.
Ryan: Paige Patterson's transgressions further revealed.
Albert Pujols is a hall of fame player and person.
Ryan and Phillip return to the sad topic of police overreach, brutality, and inappropriate behavior. This time, in Phoenix, AZ police officers rushed a couple, with guns drawn, because a 4-year-old evidently took a doll from the dollar store. Ryan and Phillip once again talk about the issues regarding how police departments interact with the public...especially people of color.
Phillip: POTUS will take foreign information. Intel community withholds intelligence.
Ryan: USWMNT scores 13 and everyone loses their minds. Ryan tells them to back off.
Segment 4: Happy Father's Day.
In a whirlwind week, former Vice President Biden comes out in favor of the Hyde Amendment...until he doesn't. What is the Hyde Amendment and why does this matter? Tune in to find out.
Phillip: SBC has bigger fish to fry instead of Beth Moore.
Ryan: When there are no monsters...you find one...or so it seems.
Segment 4: We're in the End Game now.
Ryan finally gets to have a conversation relating to the Mueller report. Robert Mueller held a last minute press conference on Wednesday. It is rich in material and implications. Ryan and Phillip discuss the full implications.
HHIEOY - Ryan and Phillip discuss in part the Franklin Graham call to prayer, and how David Platt (through circumstances) showed how it was done.
Segment 4: The NBA Finals marches on.
Ryan and Phillip are joined by Dr. Chrissane Gordon.
Dr. Gordon is an expert in Traumatic Brain Injuries. She developed the documentary: Operation Resurrection.
Her primary goals are now related to the Resurrecting Lives Foundation.
Phillip takes the week off, so it's Ryan talking to himself. This week, Ryan discusses a sermon from Matt Chandler that tackles the issue of discipleship head on.
Ryan takes 2:
Joe Biden surges
Abortion bills do too.
Conversation on and off social media regarding the role of women have exploded to the point where people's salvation has been called into question. Ryan and Phillip tackle this issue head-on. But is the role of women really the question on the table?
Phillip - Commencement speeches and persecution complexes.
Ryan - Civic conversation works!
Segment 4: MOMS!
In a special 2 topic episode, Ryan and Phillip interview Dwight McKissic, Senior Pastor of Cornerstone BC, Arlington, TX. They discuss the hiring practices of SBC entities.
In the 2nd topic, Ryan and Phillip discuss the death of Rachel Held Evans.
With Ryan attending to a personal matter, Phillip is joined by pastor Chris Gordon.
Phillip and Chris discuss the attacks on places of worship, including the attack at the Synagogue north of San Diego. Phillip and Chris discuss the church's response to these attacks.
Segment 3: both Chris and Phillip discuss the aftermath of the Mueller report.
Segment 4: Chris talks about his family.
Polling now shows that "The Nones" are as large as those who believe in Catholicism and Evangelicalism. What does that mean for the church?
Adam Estle of the National Immigration Forum joins Phillip in a conversation about the situation at the border.
Adam just returned from El Paso for his work with the National Immigration Forum.
The dynamic duo is back at full strength.
They discuss the overwhelming positives and the concerns surrounding the news about the Unplanned movie.
Ryan - The Sparrow Conference
Phillip - Uncle Joe Biden
Ryan is back from Ghana
With Ryan still in Ghana, Phillip is joined by friend of the show, John Bobb-Semple to talk about the Mueller investigation and the summary of the report as it was released by Attorney General William Barr.
On this historic day, Phillip and John break down the summary and what it means for the church as a whole.
John promotes the Bridge Conference on April 4th, 2019. Find tickets here: bridgeconferenceokc.eventbrite.com
Nathan Hedge, the pastor of May Avenue Wesleyan Church and Immigrant Connections OKC joins Ryan and Phillip to discuss immigration issues in Oklahoma.
Tony Merida, pastor of Imago Dei Church in Raleigh, NC joins Ryan and Jeremy to talk about the doctrine of adoption.
North Korea and Michael Cohen created literal 24 hour news cycles. Ryan and Phillip take a look at what happened this week and make the connection between the two.
Phillip - India and Pakistan engaging in hostilities
Ryan - Stats on minority home ownership.
Segment 4 - Ryan preps for Ghana.
With Ryan away on day job gangster business, Phillip is joined by Jeremy Coleman of Crossover Radio.
This week, stories broke regarding our friends in the LGBT community. The Jussie Smollet story and the special called General Conference of the UMC both have deep implications for how the church ministers to the LGBT individuals.
HHIEOY: The fallout from the Houston Chronicle/San Antonio Express story about sexual assault in the SBC continues.
Segment 4: The state of Crossover Radio.
Ryan and Phillip were blessed to be joined by Daniel Darling from the ERLC to discuss his new book "The Dignity Revolution".
It is an incredible interview. Thanks to Mr. Darling for being gracious with his time.
The Houston Chronicle and the San Antonio Express released the first of a three-part series detailing the institutional failure of the SBC in protecting victims of sexual abuse and assault. Ryan and Phillip detail the width and the breadth of the accusation as well as the potential fallout from such failures.
Phillip - The State of the Union
Ryan - Blackface
Segment 4: Superbowl recap.
The news just keeps cascading. This week saw one of the biggest moves by the Mueller special counsel's office as they issued 7 indictments to long-time friend and confidant of the president Roger Stone.
HHIEOY - Government Shutdown is over.
Segment 4 - Your definitive Super Bowl prep.
This weekend is the anniversary of Roe V. Wade, which means that the March for Life was in DC for their annual event. Ryan and Phillip breakdown the event itself, the greater pro-life movement, and the events surrounding Covington Catholic School.
Phillip: Trump's attempt to re-open the government
Ryan: The Trustees of SWBTS and the missing money.
Segment 4: Jalen Hurts is a Sooner.
Marty Duren joins RPCR to talk about his new podcast, the state of the intersection of faith/culture/politics, and cookies!
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