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At a time when the judgment of God is evident upon our nation as hatred and violence erupt around us, Chris and Rich discuss how even well-intended online discussions can fan the flames of an angry people.  Not only what topics we choose to engage but how we address these issues can inadvertently add fuel to the fire.  As Christians, even in matters of important doctrinal issues, we must treat others as creations in the image and l...

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This week, let's look back to when Rich and Chris took time to remind Christians to use their godly gifts to encourage one another in Christ.

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This week, Chris and Rich ask the question "What defines manliness?" Cultural definitions are as plentiful as there are grains of sand on the beach. But, true manliness is found in the character and teachings of Jesus Christ.

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Book recommendation: The American Puritans

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This week, Chris Hohnholz and Andy Olson of Echo Zoe Radio join forces to create two podcasts in one! Both hosts discuss a variety of topics from a biblical perspective and encourage Christians to love one another and live according to the law of Christ.

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Echo Zoe Radio

Seacoast Church Announcement

Religion News Service Article

Christian Podcast Community

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In light of recent events in our world, let's look back at when Rich and Chris discussed how Christians ought to minister to those who are enduring suffering and tribulation.

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This week, Chris and Rich discuss a recent Harvard Magazine article that claims homeschooling is dangerous and calls for a presumptive ban. Are the claims of the article valid? How should Christians respond to such allegations?

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Harvard Magazine Article

Arizona Law Review Paper

HSLDA

Voddie Baucham - The Children of Caesar Pt. 1

Voddie Baucham - The Chidlren of Caesar Pt 2.

Find Forgiveness in Christ

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April 4, 2020 68 min

This week, Chris and Rich encourage believers to be busy about preaching the gospel in a time of crisis.

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Weird News of the Week

Bezeugen Tracts (link opens to page with hyperlink images, click on the links and share the gospel images online)

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Today, Rodney Howard-Browne, a false teacher in Tampa Bay, Florida was arrested after refusing to follow the county's mandate to cease gatherings of more than 10 people under CDC guidelines.  Despite the directive, Howard-Browne continued his church's weekly gatherings, resulting in his arrest. Is persecution of the Christian church occurring under the guise of health and safety? Should Christians be concerned about Howard-...

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This week let's look back at the episode that won the 2019 Christian Podcast Community Best Episode Award: Chris and Rich discuss the reasons why pastors often leave churches and how local bodies can correct the problems that lead to this troubling issue.

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Five Reasons Why Pastors Leave the Ministry

Evangelical White Lies by Mike Abendroth

Help! The Pastor is Drowning! - Pt. 2

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This week, Chris and Rich talk about the Coronavirus Pandemic and the impact it has caused in America.  They discuss how Christians can be comforted in this time and how to bring peace to those in fear.

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CDC Coronavirus Page

Johns Hopkins University Stats Page

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This week, look back when Chris and Rich tackled a controversial topic: who is responsible for maintaining your salvation? Must the Christian work to keep himself secure in Christ or are we eternally secure from the day we are redeemed?

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A Word Fitly Spoken Podcast

Under the Nib Podcast

Skillet Singer John Cooper article

Article - Can a Believer Lose Their Salvation?

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February 29, 2020 99 min

This week, Chris and Rich resume their discussion of issues facing the upcoming SBC 2020 Convention. They also discuss how the issues facing the SBC can be resolved.  How does this apply to the church at large? Why should we concerned? How can we address these issues in our own churches?  Plus, as promised, an update on VOR's standing in the Christian Podcast Community 2019 Awards.

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The SBC's Fork in the Road - P...

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February 24, 2020 102 min

This week, Rich and Chris discuss various issues facing the upcoming Southern Baptist Convention's 2020 Conference.  There are many voices arguing for the future of the denomination and it faces quite possibly the most pivotal moment of our day.  Chris and Rich discuss various topics that will be raised and urge the brethren at large to not be complacent about the future of the Southern Baptists.

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VOR Episode - Has C...

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This week, Chris and Rich tackle a TGC article titled "'Into the Unknown' and the Uknown God." Can art and artists really tell us about man's deep longing for God? Or might there be a problem with believing that art is itself without the taint of the fall?

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'Into the Unknown' and the Unknown God

John MacArthur: Beware of False Prophets, Pt. 1

Downtown Hope Church - Values and Beliefs

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February 8, 2020 90 min

This week, Rich and Chris discuss President Trump's recent State of the Union Address where he called upon Congress to end late-term abortion. Should Christians rejoice at incremental measures to end abortion? To what extent should we rely on politicians to end this abominable practice? Listener discretion is advised.

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Michael Coughlin's Tweet

LifeNews.com Article

Video of Trump's Call to End Late-Term Aborti...

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February 1, 2020 87 min

He's baaaack! Richard Story has broken through the siege lines of the internet gremlins and is back! He and Chris discuss this week how internet fights continue to be waged, often over associations with persons or ideologies we don't like.  How can Christians avoid spiteful confrontations and show charity and love while standing firm in the truth?

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"By What Standard?"

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This week, Chris and Rich round out their discussion on what is the church.  In this episode, they discuss what happens when the professing church abandons its Scripture and imports the thinking of the world. 

 

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Can Social Justice and the Church Coexist?

Southern Baptists floundering against LGBT agenda

The United Methodist Church has appointed a transgender deacon

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January 18, 2020 59 min

This week, Chris shares scriptural passages that can give Christians comfort in troublesome times.

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Voice of Reason Radio YouTube Channel

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January 11, 2020 70 min

This week, Chris flies solo once again as the internet gremlins continue to lay siege to Rich's computer.  On deck this week is a discussion on how Christians should rightly handle humor and joking.  Also, a brief review of Andrew Rapport's and Virgil Walker's discussion about Gloria Allred and abortion.

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Ricky Gervais - Golden Globe Monologue

Rapp Report - Marriage, Feminism and Abortion with Gloria Allred

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