Episodes

81. The Confessions: On the Fall of Man

On this week’s episode: We’re back in the four confessions (Abstract of Principles, New Hampshire, 1689 LBCF, and the Westminster) to discuss what they say about the fall of mankind. If God is sovereign, why would he allow th...

80. The Confessions: On Election

On this week’s episode: We dive into the ever controversial topic of election. Although we’ve covered this topic before, we wanted to look at what some of the historic confessions say about it. What kind of role does God play...

79. The Confessions: On Providence

On this week’s episode: We dive into the topic of God’s providence. What does "providence" mean? Does control everything? Is God’s providence and our free will compatible? What is the difference between primary and secondary ...

78. The Confessions: On God

On this week’s episode: We’re in a newly redesigned studio discussing naming options (send in your suggestions!), as well as what some of the historic confessions say about the doctrine of God (one topic is clearly more impor...

77. The Confessions: On Scripture

On this week’s episode: We discuss what some of the historic confessions say about the doctrine of Scripture. We look at the Abstract of Principles, the New Hampshire Confession, the 1689 London Baptist Confession, and the We...

76. Confessions and Creeds

On this week’s episode: We kick off a series on confessions and creeds! We discuss the importance of them throughout church history as well as today. Should you hold to a confession or creed? This discussion is the first of m...

75. State of the Pod

On this week’s episode: We record from Rick’s newly purchased home!… just after 11:00 PM… We discuss encouragements from the podcast, temptations, as well as what we would like to do to improve it (if you have suggestions the...

74. Car Ride Mailbag #2: Christians Cussing, American Gospel

On this week’s episode: We record our second ep on the road trip back from Myrtle Beach! We dive back into the mailbag to discuss the following topics: Is it okay for Christians to use “cuss” words? Our thoughts on a new(ish)...

73. Car Ride Mailbag #1: How To Read the Bible

On this week’s episode: Rick and Rob record on the road trip back from Myrtle Beach! They both get a great deal at Aldi. The guys dig into the mailbag and discuss how to read the Bible (big thanks to Mike Spiriro for sending ...

72. Jesus as Judge

On this week’s episode: Rick and Rob record from Myrtle Beach, SC and discuss their drive down. They discuss the significance of Jesus as Judge. Will the Father participate in judgment? When will we be judged? Will everyone b...

71. Jesus as King

On this week’s episode: Rob pokes fun at Rick for an event he attended. The guys discuss Jesus’ role as King. Has the Kingdom of God already arrived? What does the Bible mean when it says that “the Kingdom of God is at hand?”...

70. Christians, Patriotism, and Independence Day

How should we balance love for country and love for God? Should we not be patriotic? Should we not be proud of the country in which we live? How can Christians both be patriotic and keep love for country in its proper place? ...

69. Jesus as Priest

What does it mean to have Jesus as our High Priest? Why do we need a high priest? How does Christ fulfill this role perfectly? The guys discuss these topics and more in today’s ep as they continue their series on the offices ...

68. Jesus as Prophet

Today the guys continue their series on the roles of Jesus by discussing his office as Prophet. We hope you enjoy the discussion! Recommended Resource(s): BOOK: Lexham Survey of Theology (Ward, Sanders, Parks, Ellis) ARTICLE:...

NBA Finals - Game 6!

The guys take a minute to riff on the NBA Finals, but rather than do it alone, they invite two friends into the studio! Ben Nielson (Golden State Warriors fan) and Bo Boucher (Toronto Raptors fan) each give their respective o...

67. Jesus as Second/Last Adam

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66. "Essentials Classes" at Proclamation Church

The church plant in Mount Vernon, OH that Rick is leading (Proclamation Church) recently started their "Essentials Classes". Today, Rob sits down with Rick and asks what they are and why they're important. You can find our sh...

65. What are God's Communicable Attributes?

The guys are back from the 9Marks Weekender and are ready to pick up where they left off, namely, discussing the attributes of God. Today they riff on God's communicable attributes. How do these differ from God's incommunicab...

64. 9Marks Weekender (Jonathan Leeman)

While at the 9Marks Weekender, the guys get the privilege to sit down with Jonathan Leeman (9Marks' Editorial Director) to discuss the Weekender itself, 9Marks as a ministry, and briefly touch on an upcoming project that Jona...

63. What are God's Incommunicable Attributes?

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62. What Does "Success" Look Like?

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61. Is Jesus God?

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60. We're Throwing a Giveaway!

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59. Are Catholics Christian?

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