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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Ryan and Phillip are back from their holiday break. They come back to a government shutdown, the 116th Congress, and a Defense Secretary that has been removed from his post. So...a lot happened!
With the last episode of 2018, Ryan and Phillip take some time to look back at the four most important stories of the year.
RPCR broadcasts from the annual West Metro Community Church Christmas Party.
The guys are back from their Thanksgiving break and they are blessed to be joined by Raymond Dix Jr., the pastor of Pilgrim Baptist Church in Ft. Wayne, IN. In their conversation, they talk about the ministries at PBC, and the successes that Pastor Dix has had in the realm of racial reconciliation.
HHIEOY: Remembering the 41st President.
Senator Lankford Joins Phillip Larsen and Jeremy Coleman for an exclusive interview with Crossover Radio. They discuss Senator Lankford's ministry, the issues surrounding immigration reform, global refugees, and debt/deficits.
Crossover Radio's exclusive interview with Eric Costanzo at the National Immigration Forum's Leading the Way event.
Our NIF interview with Zach Szmara & Liz Dong at the National Immigration Forum's Leading the Way event.
Ryan and Phillip discuss the devastating wildfires in California and how they are just as disastrous as any hurricane. And of course, they talk about why this matters to the church.
Ryan - No, there isn't a grand conspiracy to steal elections.
Phillip - Pastor Nadia Bolz-Weber gives devastating advice on pornography.
Segments 4 & 5 - Jeremy Coleman joins Phillip to recap the most recent trip to Washington DC.
Ryan and Phillip recap the Midterm Elections from this week (and yes, they were this week!). Together they discuss the 'winners and losers', as well as the implications for the church as the divide between urban and rural communities, grows.
HHIEOY: Civics is evidently harder than we realize.
Segment 4: For those who are Veterans, our deepest and most heartfelt thanks!
Adam Estle of the National Immigration Forum and Alan Cross of the Evangelical Immigration Table join the guys to talk about the Migrant Caravans that are making their way through Mexico and (reportedly) to the United States Border. The four of them go over the facts as they know it, the policy as it is currently enforced, and the response that the church should give.
Ryan: The politics and convictions of young people!
Phillip: The solemn act of voting
The Dallas Cowboys traded for who?
The events of the week have forced Ryan and Phillip to examine not only the events of the week but to revisit the very reason that they started this show in the first place. Join the guys as they dissect the shooting at Kroger in Kentucky, the Mail Bombs around the country, and the Synagogue shooting in Pennsylvania.
Our friend Andy Harrison joins RPCR and he is ready to talk more than just student ministry!
Washington Post Reporter and Saudi national Jamal Khashoggi went into the Saudi Arabia consulate in Turkey and never walked out. He is presumed to be murdered and the Saudi Arabian government is implicated in the killing. Ryan and Phillip give the background as we know it and talk about why this matters to the church.
HHIEOY: Ryan: Steven Furtick at LifeChurch
Phillip: The Proud Boys
Segment 4: A tribute to our fallen friend 2 years later.
As much as Ryan and Phillip wanted to avoid it, we have to talk about the Kavanaugh Confirmation aftermath.
HHIEOY - Phillip: Trump and how he got his wealth in regards to the NYT article.
Ryan: The Atlantic and another Republican publicly disowns the party.
Segment 4: Mike Stoops is fired as OU Defensive Coordinator
Ryan and Phillip spend the entire hour with Karen Swallow Prior to discuss her new book "On Reading Well"
The news of the week produced the hashtag #WhyIDidntReport. Without discussing the merits of the accusation against Judge Kavanaugh, the guys discuss the greater impact of the case of sexual assault victims not reporting their attackers. Join the guys as they work through this incredible sensitive material.
HHIEOY: The New York Times releases a story that DAG Rod Rosenstein had offered to wear a wire tap and help the cabinet invoke the 25th amendment.
Segment 4: How to encourage your pastor.
The news regarding the investigation in the Trump campaign will not relent as former campaign chair Paul Manafort cuts a deal with the Mueller team.
Segment 3, we are joined by Rachel Larsen to discuss some of the news regarding the nomination of Brett Kavanaugh.
Segment 4 and the fall routine has returned to us.