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A Tale of Two Nationalisms

December 6th, 2021


There's a lot of confusion over the term "Christian Nationalism." Originally the term actually referred to a kind of socialism brought about by individuals within a nation ceding their freedom to a centralized state in …

Reading The Bible While Black

December 4th, 2021


Jon reviews Esau McCaulley's popular book "Reading While Black" and shows the liberation theology, CRT, and false teaching within it.

TGC Wont Apologize Either...

December 1st, 2021


The Gospel Coalition issues a non-apology and shadowbans their own article, then a look at the presidential election in France.

Evangelical Elites Don't Apologize

November 30th, 2021


NAMB, SEBTS, and The Salvation Army all recently made significant changes that seem to indicate pressure from conservatives made a difference. Yet, …

SEBTS Doubles Down on James Merritt

November 27th, 2021


Southeastern Baptist Theological Seminary shows no signs of admitting they have a problem with compromise on social justice or softening on LGBTQ …

ABSOLUTE HYPOCRISY: Evangelical Elites React to Kyle Rittenhouse and Darrell Brooks

November 23rd, 2021


Evangelical elites treated Kyle Rittenhouse and Nicholas Sandmann much different than they treated Darrell Brooks.

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The Current Political Landscape and My Encouragement for Southern Baptists

November 20th, 2021


This is a post for all you Southern Baptists. I’d like to share what I believe the truth is about the current condition of your denomination and where effective leadership and resistance to the Leftist onslaught can be …

Judd Saul Answers Questions About His New Documentary

November 19th, 2021


The new film, Enemies Within the Church, is live. Judd Saul talks about its reception and responds to critics.

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Yes They’re Gaslighting You, and It’s all About Power

November 18th, 2021


Adam Greenway decided to do what Danny Akin typically does: Deny his school has any issue with Marxism, point to its faith statement, accuse anyone …

Gentle and Lowly: A Review

November 15th, 2021


Dane Ortlund's book "Gentle and Lowly" has taken the evangelical world by storm. Is it biblical? Is it helpful? Is it dangerous? These questions and …

Most Men Cave . . . Jesus Didn’t

November 13th, 2021


Jon talks about the book “Ordinary Men,” which illustrates the fact that most people do the wrong thing when forced. He then relates it to the current situation and encourages people to know their convictions and stand …

Psalms That Curse

November 10th, 2021


Sean McGowen answers questions on whether Christians should pray imprecatory Psalms, and yes I ask him about "Let's Go Brandon."

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Leaving on a Jet Plane

November 8th, 2021


Jon updates everyone on what he’s been doing over the weekend and answers a question about “Let’s go Brandon” and whether Christians should use the …

The Atlantic’s Ridiculous Take on the Social Justice Split Among Evangelicals

November 5th, 2021


Peter Wehner wrote a piece essentially blaming politically conservative evangelicals for causing division.

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Rod Martin Weighs in on the State of the SBC

November 3rd, 2021


Rod Martin recently resigned from the executive committee of the Southern Baptist Convention due to its waiving attorney-client privilege.

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The White Knight Syndrome vs Cracker Barrel Christians

November 2nd, 2021


Karen Swallow Prior criticizes the Freedom Center at Liberty University for allegedly attacking her and gets back up from other evangelical leaders.

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Update: Moving From Blue to Red

November 1st, 2021


People all over the country are moving from blue areas to red areas. Are they thinking through why they are making the move though?

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Travel, SBC, and PCA Update

October 29th, 2021


Sharing a few observations and questions about what’s happening across the country and within the SBC and PCA as it relates to the advance of social …

7,000 Have Not Bowed the Knee

October 25th, 2021


It is encouraging traveling around the country and seeing the people with courage.

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Juan Reisco Uncanceled Himself

October 23rd, 2021


Juan Riesco of Nini’s Deli reopened his business!

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The End of T4G

October 22nd, 2021


Mark Dever and Ligon Duncan discuss the end of Together for the Gospel.

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John Piper Endorses Jabs

October 19th, 2021


John Piper wrote a very confusing article reinforcing the necessity of getting the jab for Christians who feel the peer pressure not to. This is an odd article on a few levels. One of the most unusual things is the way …

One Unspoken Rule of the Evangelical Elite Guild: Don't Name Names!

October 19th, 2021


Let's encourage people like Carl Trueman to name the names of those who propagate the ideas they're concerned about. Fighting evil in the abstract …

Charlottesville Untold

October 16th, 2021


Anne Smith talks about her new book on the "Unite the Right" rally in 2017 that served as the occasion for violence and a media campaign against …

The Importance of Attorney-Client Privilege

October 14th, 2021


The SBC Executive Committee chose to waive Attorney-Client Privilege. The MeToo supporters think this is a good development, but do they understand the reason attorney-client privilege exists in the first place?

SBC Update (Fuller Was Right)

October 13th, 2021


Russell Fuller predicted the end of the Southern Baptist Convention over compromise, corruption, and most recently, the executive committee’s caving …

Columbus Day

October 11th, 2021


Jon reads a blog he wrote 11 years ago on Columbus Day and talks about the role of providence in how we view the past.

Take Aways From Francis Collins’s Example at the NIH

October 9th, 2021


Francis Collins was director of the National Institute of Health under three presidents. He is hailed as an example of how evangelicals can retain …

Hebrew Scholar Refutes Keller, Platt, & Anyabwile on "Justice"

October 8th, 2021


Dr. Russell Fuller examines Amos 5, Micah 6, and other OT passages used by social justice advocates to support the claim that God is for social …

Russell Fuller Predicts the End of the SBC

October 7th, 2021


Dr. Russell Fuller, a professor of Old Testament for many years at The Southern Baptist Theological Seminary believes the Southern Baptist Convention …

Winsome Conviction?

October 6th, 2021


Tim Muehlhoff and Richard Langer's book "Winsome Conviction" is doing well in the evangelical world. While there are some good things the book has to say, overall, one of its major effects is to move evangelicals toward …

Winsome Conviction?

October 6th, 2021


Tim Muehlhoff and Richard Langer's book "Winsome Conviction" is doing well in the evangelical world. While there are some good things the book has to say, overall, one of its major effects is to move evangelicals toward …

Woke Evangelical Tactics

October 4th, 2021


Social Justice evangelicals use four basic tactics to push their views on Christian conservatives. This presentation will help you recognize and respond to them!

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TGC Men to Submit

October 1st, 2021


Michael Kruger wrote an article for The Gospel Coalition encouraging me to submit, specifically to the government.

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Former SBC Executive Committee Member Speaks About Controversy

September 30th, 2021


There are accusations against the executive committee members for the SBC claiming they undervalue the importance of stopping sexual abuse. Paul …

10 Questions to Ask Pastoral Candidates

September 28th, 2021


Christians looking for a pastor want to know if their new pastor will take them in a biblical direction? Asking, "Are you in favor or social justice," or "Are you woke?" simply aren't enough. Here are 10 questions you …

Why Homeschooled Kids Go Woke

September 27th, 2021


I'm not the only one to notice that some of the most outspoken and bitter social justice advocates tend to come from conservative Christian families, …

Lithuania's Opportunity Pass

September 25th, 2021


Some European countries are going down the 1984 path. Here's what it looks like.

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Cru Shows Josh McDowell the Door

September 24th, 2021


Josh McDowell, a world renowned apologist, recently said something so horrific (according to social justice advocates), that he stepped down from his …

An Erosion in Public Trust

September 23rd, 2021


The ERLC gets a Facebook grant, the SBC executive committee meets, a crisis on the border, we can't trust our own generals, etc. All of these things controversies reveal an end to the basis for which society operates- …

Is the Bible Belt Immoral, Unhealthy, and Violent?

September 22nd, 2021


In this episode Jon responds to a popular meme describing the Bible-belt as an awful place. However, it's also a place many want to move? When one …

TGC Promoting the Jab

September 21st, 2021


TGC Australia published an article encouraging Christians to get the shot. Here are my thoughts.

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A Bible College Chapel on Rom 13

September 20th, 2021


This is a listener generated episode in response to a question about a chapel sermon on Romans 13 at a Bible college. The speaker's interpretation …

Tony Evan's "Kingdom Race Theology" Won't Bridge the Divide

September 18th, 2021


Some think that Tony Evans found a way to bridge the divide between critical race theorists and opposition to critical race theory, but the reality is, such a teaching does not exist. Evan's incorporates some key …

What About Nullification?

September 17th, 2021


Donnie Kennedy joins the Conversations That Matter Podcast to discuss the constitutionality of state nullification as buttress against Biden's …

Why Are My Kids Going Woke and What Can I Do?

September 16th, 2021


Many parents ask, “What happened to my children?” In this video, I try to explain in brief what I think may have happened and how it can be avoided. 

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Ed Litton Defends Himself

September 15th, 2021


Ed Litton, the president of the Southern Baptist Convention, tried to defend himself against the accusations of plagiarism. It did not turn out too well.

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Fighting Biden's Mandate: Compact Theory and Nullification

September 14th, 2021


Many conservatives do not seem to realize they have a tool capable of opposing the tyranny emanating from the central government. Let me introduce …

Cancel Proof Christianity with Bobby Lopez

September 13th, 2021


Bobby Lopez talks about his plans to help form an alternative economy for those who are, have been, or will be "cancelled."

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The Rise in Suicides

September 11th, 2021


First I share an experience I had last week, then some analysis about why so many people, especially white males, are committing suicide. Finally, what does Christianity have to offer?

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Donald Trump vs Elites on Robert E. Lee

September 10th, 2021


Donald Trump made a statement opposing the removal of the Lee monument in Richmond and the internet had a meltown. Of course, some of the usual …

Preserving History with Bev Sullivan and Rebecca Dillingham

September 9th, 2021


Check out what regular ordinary people are doing to push back on cancel culture and teach history to those around them!

J.D. Greear and Tim Keller Keep Carrying Water for the Left

September 8th, 2021


Greear and Keller can't seem to stop setting an example for other Christians to compromise. Greear appears to have fallen for a pro-choice meme from the Justice Democrats. Keller defends his support of an atheist …

Is David Platt a False Teacher?

September 7th, 2021


David Platt teaches social justice in a manner that comes across as more mild than others such as Duke Kwon or Jemar Tisby. Yet, even his teaching is rife with problems. In fact, he syncretizes Christianity and social …

A Social Justice Evangelical Vocabulary of Terms Part II

September 6th, 2021


The Left often redefines or invents terms with positive connotations to propel their movement. Social justice evangelicals do the same thing. Here are some more examples!

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A Social Justice Evangelical Vocabulary of Terms

September 4th, 2021


The Left often redefines or invents terms with positive connotations to propel their movement. Social justice evangelicals do the same thing. Here are some examples!

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A State Religion Right In Front of Us

September 3rd, 2021


The C0v1d cult is a false religion with prophets who are infallible, all-knowing, and inhumanly good, a central authority that takes the place of God …

Trusting Elites, Disparaging Christians on Shots

September 2nd, 2021


Russell Moore, Daniel Darling, and Bart Barber all have an axe to grind with regular ordinary evangelicals who would rather not take the shot. They …

Bully Tactics used against NYS Healthcare Workers

September 1st, 2021


NYS healthcare workers are in danger of losing their ability to practice anywhere for “noncompliance” if they reject the mandate. We are experiencing …

Anti-Mandate Rally in Middletown New York

September 1st, 2021


I attended a protest against the mandate for health workers (that denies the religious exemption by the way) in Middletown. Some of the major …

Before You Get the Point, Consider This

August 31st, 2021


(Vaers Adverse Effects Data)

(1% of Adverse Effects Reported) Department of Health and Human Services, 2010

Personal Thoughts on the Shot

August 30th, 2021


Like many, I’ve had to make a decision on whether or not I will take the shot. NYS is now mandating it for health workers and denying religious exemptions. Here are some of my thoughts on it.

The Social Justice Two Step

August 27th, 2021


Listening and Lamenting mean a lot more than meets the eye.

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TGC Insinuates Trump to Blame for Afghanistan

August 26th, 2021


Joe Carter, in an article for The Gospel Coalition, insinuated that Biden wanted to change the agreement between the Taliban and the United States but was bound to it. Yet, Carter leaves out some significant facts that …

One Reason I Can’t Stand Wokeness or Scientific Racism

August 25th, 2021


Both social justice and scientific racism destroy organic culture.

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A Few Thoughts on the Deinstitutionalization of the Church

August 25th, 2021


I saw a post on social media from Rend Collective about being a worship band for people who don’t go to church. That got me to thinking about how the …

Preaching Unity by Downplaying Disagreements over Social Justice and Covid Shots Won’t Work

August 24th, 2021


Many conservative evangelical churches are trying to sidestep the issues of social justice and Covid shots by preaching unity in the gospel and downplaying the disagreements over these controversial issues. Long term, I …

What the Afghanistan Situation Reveals

August 19th, 2021


In which I try to answer the questions of why imposing Western notions of “equality” didn’t work and how hypocritical it is to push CRT while treating actual people as afterthoughts. 

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Wokeness in the Wilderness?

August 18th, 2021


Just when people think they’re getting away from it all- wokeness at their jobs, churches, schools, etc. they go on vacation and find it’s there too! …

Approaching Social Justice False Teachers

August 16th, 2021


How do we categorize those pushing the social justice narrative and directly contradicting essential doctrines? This video is a follow-up to last …

Taking Ed Stetzer's "Cable News" Accusation Outside

August 13th, 2021


Ed Stetzer repeatedly accuses theological and political conservatives of being discipled by cable news, as opposed to having reasonable concerns …

What Would Bill Bright Think?

August 11th, 2021


If Bill Bright were alive today, what would he think of the current social justice movement? And, what would he think about the inroads its made in …

Monday Motivation- "What Can I Do?"

August 9th, 2021


I sometimes get emails from people asking me, "Jon, what can I do to prevent Christianity and America from going down the social justice road?"

I'm glad you asked!


Acts 21-24 and the Social Justice "Underdog" Tactic

August 5th, 2021


It's amazing how those winning political battles and possessing more institutional power can somehow portray themselves as the underdogs simply …

Cru's Lenses is the Underdog?

August 4th, 2021


Cru's national director and social justice activists on Twitter react to Lenses closing their U.S. office.

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My Reaction to the American Solidarity Party

August 3rd, 2021


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What’s Causing the Issues at McLean Bible Church

August 2nd, 2021


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Steve Richardson on the Church in Canada

July 9th, 2021


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July 2nd, 2021


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Ed Litton in Freefall, SBC Elites Incapable of Responding

June 30th, 2021


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Culture and Ideology

June 26th, 2021


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"The World is Watching"

June 24th, 2021


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Discerning Christians

June 5th, 2021


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Downgrade at NAMB: Part II

June 1st, 2021


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TruthXChange Presentation: The Social Justice Religion

April 6th, 2021


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Paint the Wall Black: The Story of Nini's Deli with Bonus Features

March 8th, 2021


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The Goal of Progressive Evangelicals

March 3rd, 2021


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February 10th, 2021


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FBC Naples Roundtable

December 10th, 2020


Enemies Within The Church: The Story of First Baptist Church Naples

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The Jig Is Up in the SBC

December 4th, 2020


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America is a Place NOT an Idea

November 27th, 2020


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Re: John Piper on Critical Race Theory

November 25th, 2020


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The Doctrine of Lesser Magistrate with Matt Trewhella

November 11th, 2020


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Phil Vischer's Voting Video & Kevin McGary on Every BLM

October 28th, 2020


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A Review of David Platt's Before You Vote

October 23rd, 2020


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Is the Fundamentalist War on Wokeness a War on Christian Love?

October 21st, 2020


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Church Discipline for Wokeness? & SBTS Does Reparations?

October 19th, 2020


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October 15th, 2020


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Session 2: The Social Justice Religion and Standpoint Epistemology

October 14th, 2020


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Session 1: The History of Social Justice

October 13th, 2020


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Evangelism Prof. Assumes Some Soft CRT

October 8th, 2020


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Paul Popov on Communism and Christianity in Bulgaria and the United States

October 2nd, 2020


Paul Popov talks about his experience in Bulgaria under Communism and how the church was infiltrated.

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Trump vs. Biden & Wallace Analysis

September 30th, 2020


Jon's analysis of the first Biden/Trump "Debate"

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John Piper's "Christian Hedonism," Mark Dever's "One Issue Voting, & John MacArthur's take on CRT

September 29th, 2020


First, a follow up on the interview with Enoch Burke on John Piper's Christian Hedonism, then my time in DC and Mark Dever's opinion on "single issue …

Phil Leigh on the Debate Over Confederate Monuments

September 19th, 2020


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Is Liberty University Going Woke?

September 10th, 2020


Since the resignation of Jerry Falwell Jr., there has been an increase in social justice rhetoric coming from the school. What does it all mean for …

The Rise of the Evangelicrats

September 3rd, 2020


Jon evaluates evangelical pro-Democrat and "Third Way" thinking, which can serve to ease the conscience of Democrat voters.


Al Mohler's Uncertain CRT Bugle

September 2nd, 2020


Jon analyzes Al Mohler's interview with James Lindsay in light of previous actions and statements.



TGC Slanders Kyle Rittenhouse and The Loss of Harmony in Music & Life

August 31st, 2020


Jon talks about Dr. K. Edward Copeland's article in the Gospel Coalition on Kyle Rittenhouse. Also, how does the diminishment of harmony in music relate to Intersectionality?


Eric Mason's "Blame It Claim It" Gospel

August 25th, 2020


First some discussion of the Jerry Falwell situation at Liberty University, then interacting with Eric Mason's sermon on Reparations (22:20).


Understanding Tim Keller's "Social Justice"

August 21st, 2020


Jon interacts with Tim Keller's social justice teachings and where some of them came from.



The Founding Fathers on Rights and Responsibilities

August 10th, 2020


Jon gives an overview of what the Founding Fathers thought of rights and responsibilities and how it differs from today's assumptions (using examples like Covid 19 overreach and how prominent evangelicals have reacted …

Neil Shenvi, John MacArthur's Friends, and Historical #CancelCulture

August 8th, 2020


First, some discussion on how to better access Jon and some helpful book recommendations. Then, some thoughts on Neil Shenvi's positions on …

Trinity Evangelical Divinity School Goes Woke

August 5th, 2020


Iljin Cho shares about his experience at Trinity Evangelical Divinity School.


Danny Akin, Ed Stetzer, and Tim Keller, Oh My!

August 5th, 2020


First, some analysis of Danny Akin's attempt to save #BlackLivesMatter from the organization that created the slogan. Then, what's Ed Stetzer doing analyzing "White Fragility" at Christianity Today? Finally, an analysis …

9 Marks Reacts to John MacArthur's Church Reopen Statement

July 27th, 2020


John MacArthur wrote "A Biblical Case for the Church’s Duty to Remain Open." Jonathan Leeman and Mark Dever, from 9 Marks ministries, responded. Jon …

Why Are Young Evangelicals Really Leaving the Church?

July 24th, 2020


A few announcements and then at 13:00 Jon talks about an article and Facebook post trying to explain why young evangelicals are leaving the church.



Eric Muldrow on Police Reform and the Future of Policing

July 22nd, 2020


Eric Muldrow, from Code Red Conversations on YouTube, talks about the war on the police, why people want to defund the police, and the future of …

A Review of Eric Mason's Woke Church

July 17th, 2020


Jon reviews Eric Mason's "Woke Church," and then gets Ronnie Nall's (formerly a member of First Baptist Naples) advice on how to engage Christians …

What Happened to Paul David Tripp?

July 16th, 2020


First, Jon reviews some Goya flavors! Then, analysis of Paul David Tripp's recent video to "white" Christians on the church's responsibility to …

Live Q&A!: Tim Keller, Corporate Sin, and Secession

July 10th, 2020


Jon answers questions live!  Key topics: J.D. Greear's 4th of July "dependence" announcement, Andrew Peterson's "White Man's Lament" song, Tim …

The Monument Debate

July 7th, 2020


The debate over historical monuments in the United States has reached a fever pitch. Three different interpretations of American history compete to see which monuments stay up and which ones don't. Jon explains the …

How Woke Evangelism Corrupts the Gospel with Seth Richardson

June 25th, 2020


Evangelist Seth Richardson talks about his own experience coming out of a cult and joining a Southern Baptist Church, only to find cultish tendencies …

A Lament: How TGC is Destroying Justice and the Church

June 22nd, 2020


The Gospel Coalition hosted a "A Night of Lament for Racial Justice" in which they attempted to "Christianize" a secular Leftist revolutionary …

Black Lives Matter and the New Religion

June 10th, 2020


Defunding the police? Ripping down history? Silence is violence? Turning a blind eye to murder, stealing, and vandalism? What makes sense of all …

Why are All My Friends Marxists?

June 2nd, 2020


While friends and family are lamenting their "white privilege" and vowing to own their complicity in "systemic oppression," Jon explains how a …

MEGA EDITION: Fuller Reaction, Southern Denominations, The Civil War, CRT, Rom 13, Demonstrations

May 30th, 2020


Jon analyzes SBTS's response to Russell Fuller's critiques. Then, Jon talks about the denominational divisions which led up to the Civil War and …

Downgrade at Southern Seminary: Critical Theory & Al Mohler (Part III)

May 26th, 2020


Dr. Russell Fuller talks about the effect of Jarvis Williams and Matthew Hall's teachings on students, as well as Al Mohler's reaction to them.

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Downgrade at Southern Seminary: Postmodernism (Part II)

May 21st, 2020


Dr. Russell Fuller discusses the subject of Postmodernism, and Dr. Al Mohler's role in knowingly promoting and endorsing a book by Jonathan …

Downgrade at Southern Seminary: Higher Criticism (Part I)

May 18th, 2020


Dr. Russell Fuller discusses the subject of Higher Biblical Criticism, and Dr. Al Mohler's role in knowingly hiring Dominick Hernandez who advocated …

A Follow Up on the Tragic Ahmaud Arbery Situation

May 13th, 2020


Jon follows up on the Arbery/McMichael situation and answers some objections to his last video.


Ahmaud Arbery, Woke Evangelicals, and Biblical Justice

May 11th, 2020


First, a report of what we know happened between the McMichaels and Arbery. Then, an examination of the woke evangelical perspective. Finally, how biblical justice contrasts with social justice. 

Mega Edition: Seminaries, Church Meetings and Malum in se, Jonathan Leeman's Identity Politics

May 6th, 2020


First, Jon talks about alternatives to "woke" seminary and gives an update on his own work. Then, some thoughts on whether it's sinful to meet for …

Mega Edition: Al Mohler Fires Conservatives at SBTS, then A Discussion on Dating and Marriage

April 22nd, 2020


Jon takes a few moments to talk about Al Mohler's firing of four conservative professors at The Southern Baptist Theological Seminary. Then, he and …

Beth Moore Goes Egalitarian & Evangelical Elites Carry Water for Chinese Communists

April 20th, 2020


Beth Moore recently threw away her "soft egalitarian" pass by publicly endorsing the calling of a woman preacher. Also, evangelical elites continue to ignore or pathetically address anti-Christian discrimination and …

The Social Justice Spin on Covid 19

April 15th, 2020


Jon examines the new social justice spin some on the left are putting on the Covid-19 pandemic.



Mega Edition: Government Overreach & Anti-Christian Bigotry, Big Eva Responds

April 7th, 2020


First a point by point analysis of how states are handling religious liberty. Then, what kinds of thing have evangelical elites been saying in the midst of the quarantine? Turns out, they don't act very concerned about …

Did Martin Luther Inspire the Holocaust?

April 4th, 2020


Jon takes a break from everything current to focus on a completely unrelated but interesting topic. We often hear Martin Luther inspired the …

Mega Edition: SBC Cancelled, Russel Moore's NYT Article, Cary Gordon on Rom 13

March 26th, 2020


A FULL episode. Jon talks about the cancellation of the Southern Baptist Convention, Covid-19 response, and Russell Moore's application of a …

Men, This is What YOU Were Made For!

March 24th, 2020


Jon gives men a pep-talk about how they can be providing for their families during the lock-down.



COVID-19: Globalism, Evangelicalism, and Dr. Bob

March 18th, 2020


Jon talks about the World Economic Forum, Evangelical "trusted" voices, and Coronavirus with Dr. Bob from Duke.



What Happened at FBC Naples?

March 10th, 2020


Jon gives an update on his visit to the Shepherd's Conference and then talks about his trip to First Baptist Church of Naples last December.


CPAC Update: Secularism and the Future of Conservatism

March 3rd, 2020


Jon debriefs on his experience at CPAC and talks about the future of conservatism, and the SBC.



Standpoint Epistemology with Bill Roach

February 22nd, 2020


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The Conservative Baptist Network With Brad Jurkovich

February 17th, 2020


Jon reports on events in the past two weeks which show why the Conservative Baptist Network formed (including the Resolutions Committee's statement …

A Lesson in NeverTrumpism & A 1/2 Hour with AD Robles

February 10th, 2020


Jon takes on David French, Joe Carter, and Arthur Brooks as they accuse Christian Trump supporters of "hiring someone [Trump] to hate them [Liberals] for you." NeverTrump evangelicals seem to assume a distorted view of …

A Crash Course in CRT, SBC Pastor Tells White Church Member He's Guilty for Last Name?!

January 30th, 2020


Jon examines the reaction to Owen Strachan's critique of Critical Race Theory, then gives a crash course in understanding CRT, followed by an …

Big Eva Strikes Back!, March for Life, & Russell Moore's "Pro Life" Definition

January 24th, 2020


SBC elites are starting to fight back against "discernment bloggers" in ways they haven't. Jon examines why. Also, some reflection on Roe vs Wade, as well as an in depth look into Russell Moore's latest podcast on being …

Did America Have a Christian Founding?

January 20th, 2020


Jon interviews Mark David Hall on his brand new book "Did America Have a Christian Founding?"

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Mega Edition: Montage Reaction, Some Civil War Stuff, and Equipping the Persecuted

January 17th, 2020


00: Woke reaction to the SEBTS Montage 

41: A small history lesson :)

1:23: Equipping the Persecuted



Encouragement for 2020, SBC's "MLK Day of Service," and "The People's Republic of Walmart"

January 8th, 2020


Jon talks about cultural change and how it can make people feel out of place, but reminds everyone that God is in control and that good things are …

What the Church Can Learn from the World?, James Cone in Heaven?, & TGC on Economics

January 1st, 2020


Jon takes a look back at what characterized theologically "conservative" evangelicalism in 2019, and it ain't conservatism! Then, a little on the …

How Disney Became Revolutionary & The Top Three Christmas Movies

December 23rd, 2019


Sam Lively discusses his new book "The Trojan Mouse" and Jon shares his favorite Christmas movies.



The Gospel Comes With a House Key & The Fairness For All Act

December 20th, 2019


An Update on the Naples Florida trip, Jon's favorite part of "By What Standard," A Review of Rosaria Butterfield's "The Gospel Comes With a House Key," and interpreting the "Fairness for All Act."

Giving Tuesday, Cru Staff Speaks Out, & Matthew Hall on CRT

December 4th, 2019


Jon provides a short list of 501c3 ministries not sliding into social justice, interviews a Cru staff worker on the organizations social justice push, and analyzes recent statements by Matthew Hall on Critical Race …

Evangelical Immigration Table, Weird Stuff at SWBTS, & Keeping Youth from Going SJW

November 20th, 2019


Mega podcast on Russel Moore's comments at the National Immigration Forum, Evangelical Immigration Table's "Restitution" statement, Weird things at SWBTS, the attempt to smear Paige Patterson for racism, an announcement …

The "AND" Campaign

November 8th, 2019


Jon walks through the "AND Campaign's" 2020 election statement and talks to the Wannabe Anglican about president Justin Giboney and chief strategist …

Medical Reparations at Duke, John MacArthur, and Arguing with Egalitarians

November 4th, 2019


Jon and "Dr. Bob" review Terri Laws's recent talk at Duke on "Race, Medical Research, and Reparations," John MacArthur doubles down on complementarianism in his 11/3/19 sermon, and Jon reviews the most common biblical …

Former Cru Intern Shares Story about Ministry's Leftward Drift

October 29th, 2019


Scott Willis recently finished a two year internship with Cru at the University of Florida. In this interview he shares some very concerning information about what he experienced.

Reactions to Beth Moore "Go Home" Controversy & the "Split" Begins

October 23rd, 2019


Jon analyzes John MacArthur's remarks at the Truth Matter's Conference, does a twitter deep dive to show what evangelical elites are thinking, shows how the split is already happening, and  reveals some insider …

King David a Rapist? & Confirmed: Cru Endorses Social Gospel

October 8th, 2019


Jon discusses the latest controversy over whether King David was a Rapist in the #MeToo mold. Also, internal Cru documents prove the organization …

A Deeper Dive into Cru's Decline

October 4th, 2019


A deeper dive into Cru and how it's softening what the Bible says about homosexuality and forwarding a social justice narrative.


CRU Goes Down the Woke Hole

September 27th, 2019


Jon reviews the sessions from CRU's (formerly "Campus Crusade for Christ) 2019 staff conference and reveals how it could have been worse! Also, Jon …

TGC on Economic Disparities, Social Justice 1977, and Understanding CRT

September 21st, 2019


Jon briefly summarizes evangelical social justice news from the past week, compares a TGC article called, "A Book on Dignity for All Has Much to Teach the Church," with Ron Sider's "Rich Christians in an Age of Hunger," …

Think Local Act Local with Eric Rowell

September 18th, 2019


Eric Rowell discusses how he got involved in local politics, and how thinking local and acting local has helped him as an individual have a greater …

Academic Group Think, Social Justice in the 70s, What God Says About Wealth, and Fan Questions

September 14th, 2019


Jon explains why liberals seem more united than conservatives, then gives a brief history of the evangelical social justice movement, takes some time to explain why wealth can be a blessing, and answers some fan …

Stand Against Marxism with Judd Saul

September 10th, 2019


Jon talks to Judd Saul about an upcoming political conference: "Stand Against Marxism"


Deflect, Deny, Disguise! Three Bad Responses to the "Evangelical Dark Web"

September 5th, 2019


Albert Mohler, Thabiti Anyabwile, and Mere Orthodoxy all seem to have responded in different ways to organizations that have exposed the social justice movement in evangelicalism. Their responses are instructive to say …

Shocking Video of Three Southern Professors Pushing Critical Race Theory: What It Means

August 31st, 2019


This release confirms a lot of suspicions conservatives had about what was happening at Southern Seminary. This is a big deal.



The Month in Review: CRU, Josh Harris, SBC Seminaries, and Approaching Your Pastor

August 29th, 2019


Jon explains his lime green shirt, some of the top stories on the evangelical social justice movement from the past month, and gives advise on approaching church leaders about the dangers of the social justice movement. 

Director Marcus Pittman discusses "Babies Are Still Murdered Here," and the future of social media

August 23rd, 2019


Marcus talks about his new movie, ending abortion, heartbeat laws, chick fil a, social media, and quantum computing.



Tennessee Heartbeat Bill: Where Was the ERLC?, with Matthew Nowlin

August 15th, 2019


 Matthew Nowlin, director of Conservative Christians of Tennessee, speaks  out about the Ethics and Religious Liberty Commission of the Southern  Baptist Convention's absence in supporting and testifying on behalf of …

Warriors, Capitulators, and Reconcilers With Stephen Wolfe

August 13th, 2019


Stephen Wolfe, who writes for Sovereign Nations among other places, talks about how Reconcilers attempt to pacify Christian culture, ensuring it is …

SBC Professors Caught Pushing CRT & Liberation Theology, Where are Honest Leaders?

August 9th, 2019


My reaction to this CRAZY video of a Southern Baptist Professor recommending heretical books WITHOUT warning about their heresy. We're talking, denial of literal interpretation, endorsements of Freud and Marx, blatant …

Brion McClanahan on Nationalism, History, the GOP, and Barbecue!

August 5th, 2019


Brion McClanahan discusses his NEW history curriculum for homeschoolers. Save 25% by using the promo code: harris. 

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How Marxism Invaded the Church: Trevor Loudon Explains

August 1st, 2019


Trevor Loudon, a world expert on Communism, explains what's taking place within the evangelical church in America.



Is the SBC on Life Support? with Federalist Author Matthew Garnett

July 27th, 2019


This week was potential turning point for the Southern Baptist Convention as the elites targeted Founder's Ministries for releasing a trailer on a potential social justice documentary they plan to make. 


Since Resolution 9: Criticizing Marxism 1.0 While Importing Marxism 2.0

June 29th, 2019


Jon discusses how SBC outlets are criticizing socialism since resolution 9, but NOT neo-marxism. He goes through the display shelf at the library at …

Tom Buck and Jared Longshore on How to Approach Pastors & Laymen Concerning Critical Theory

June 20th, 2019


Tom Buck, pastor at First Baptist Church of Lindale, and Jared Longshore from Founder's Ministries, discuss how to approach pastors who advocate Critical Theory, while also educating laymen on the dangers of the …

What Just Happened? Tom Ascol on Critical Theory and Intersectionality at SBC19

June 13th, 2019


Tom Ascol discusses Resolution 9, the Southern Baptist Convention, and how to take back the convention.


Complementarianism and the SBC with AD Robles

June 7th, 2019


Ad Robles and Jon Harris discuss the Complementarianism debate in the SBC.



Russell Moore's Immigration Video

May 31st, 2019


Jon Harris watches and responds to Russell Moore's latest video on immigration. 



"Dabney On Fire" with Zachary Garris

May 31st, 2019


Zachary Garris discusses his new compilation of four Robert Lewis Dabney essays and what they teach regarding parenting, education, feminism, …

The Equality Act, Gay Christians, and Conversion Therapy with Robert Oscar Lopez

May 29th, 2019


Robert Oscar Lopez discusses how Christians should think about the Equality Act, SSA Christianity, and gives advise on overcoming sexual sin …

Arguing for Alabama's Pro Life Bill and Against SJWs in the Church

May 17th, 2019


 Jon discusses intersectional arguments against the Human Life Protection  Act and how to turn them on their head. Also, the different ways  Puritans and Separatists approach social justice warriors in evangelical …

Critical Theory, Liberation Theology, and SEBTS

May 9th, 2019


Jon distills hundreds of pages of transcripts and articles from SEBTS to explain how Critical Theory and Liberation Theology are making their way …

R.C. Sproul Jr. on "Growing Up With R.C."

April 30th, 2019


Jon and R.C. Sproul Jr. discuss the new book about his father, R.C. Sproul.


Tish Harrison Warren's "Liturgy of the Ordinary"

April 6th, 2019


Tish Harrison Warren's book "Liturgy of the Ordinary," while accurately diagnosing some cultural problems with regard to identity and community, has …

Pastor Cary Gordon on Enemies Within the Church

April 3rd, 2019


Jon Harris discusses why he endorses "Enemies Within the Church" and interviews Pastor Cary Gordon on the project.



Living Out, Lynching's Legacy at the Library, and Leaving Marx

April 1st, 2019


Jon summarizes, explains, and critiques the Living Out controversy involving Sam Allberry and Tom Buck, SEBT's "Library Talk: The Lingering Effects …

The Social Justice Movement Has Taken Over My Church: Now What?

March 26th, 2019


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Slavery and Reparations

March 23rd, 2019


A historical look at slavery and a biblical/practical examination of reparations.



Saint Patrick and His Holiday with Sean McGowan

March 15th, 2019


Author Sean McGowen talks about the life, Confession, and holiday of St. Patrick with Jon Harris.


The Downgrade Continues: SEBTS, JD Greear, and Young American's for Liberty

March 13th, 2019


Southeastern now has a degree in "Justice and Social Ethics" meant to give ministers a "prophetic edge." Core classes include "Ethics of Wealth and Poverty" and "Social Justice and Race Relations." JD Greear's 03/10/19 …

LGBT and #MeToo Protest at Liberty University

March 7th, 2019


Jon Harris attends a protest sponsored by the LGBTQ+ and #MeToo movements on Liberty University's campus against comments made at CPAC by Jerry Falwell Jr. and Donald Trump Jr. Jon engages a Christian advocating for …

Beware of Evangelical Inc.'s "Third Way"

March 2nd, 2019


Jon explains the "moderate" "third way" position advocated by Tim Keller, which discourages affiliation with Conservatives or Progressives, and why …

The Political Objective of Enemies Within the Church

February 26th, 2019


Jon Harris and filmmaker Judd Saul discuss "Enemies Within the Church." Judd explains the political objective of Leftist donors undermining Christian …

Dr. Sam Smith on History, Social Justice, and Presentism

February 22nd, 2019


The chair of the history department at Liberty University shares his thoughts on Jemar Tisby, Social Justice infiltrating historiography, the dangers of presentism, and gives advice to both laymen interested in …

Al Mohler and Leftist Apologies

February 19th, 2019


Jon Harris uses a recent story in the Houston Chronicle, about Al Mohler and Danny Akin's renunciation of C.J. Mahaney, to illustrate the difference between the Left's concept of repentance with biblical repentance. …

Jonathan Edwards and George Whitefield on Slavery

February 14th, 2019


Jon Harris explains how historiography factors into the social justice movement, exposes the dangers of presentism, and surveys the beliefs of Jonathan Edwards and George Whitefield on the subject of slavery.

Who's Funding the Evangelical Social Justice Movement?

February 12th, 2019


Jon Harris talks with filmmaker Judd Saul about his new film, "Enemies Within the Church," as well as the Kern Family Foundation and Oikonomia …

Reviewing Jemar Tisby's "The Color of Compromise"

February 6th, 2019


Jon Harris and David Scott discuss Jemar Tisby's new book "The Color of Compromise."


J.D. Greear's Mishandling of Romans 1:24-32

February 2nd, 2019


Jon Harris walks through some disturbing comments regarding homosexuality made by J.D. Greear, the president of the Southern Baptist Convention, in “How the Fall Affects Us All” Romans 1:24–32, delivered on Sunday the …

What to Say about MLK (And The Seminaries That Love Him)

January 22nd, 2019


Martin Luther King Jr. has become almost universally respected as a symbol of freedom. Recently an article in Baptist Press entitled, "MLK taught as …

How Social Justice Parrots the Gospel

January 18th, 2019


Jon Harris explains why Social Justice is a gospel competitor, not a gospel accessory. An orthodox Christian cannot accept both and be consistant, much less a Calvinist.


Social Justice and the Downgrade of SEBTS #3

January 12th, 2019


Jon shares about his experience and concerns for Southeastern Baptist Theological Seminary, The Southern Baptist Convention, and evangelicalism in …

Social Justice and the Downgrade of SEBTS #2

January 12th, 2019


Jon shares about his experience and concerns for Southeastern Baptist Theological Seminary, The Southern Baptist Convention, and evangelicalism in …

Social Justice and the Downgrade of SEBTS #1

January 12th, 2019


Jon shares about his experience and concerns for Southeastern Baptist Theological Seminary, The Southern Baptist Convention, and evangelicalism in …

Why Hiking is the Best Fitness Resolution

January 3rd, 2019


Jon shares his success with hiking to maintain fitness, even with a busy lifestyle, and gives advice on how to find motivation and glean the benefits that come with hiking. 

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An Interview with Dr. Boyd Cathey: Part 2

December 19th, 2018


A Discussion with Dr. Boyd Cathey on his new book "The Land We Love: The South and Its Heritage." Cathey discusses the Southern Poverty Law Center, Western Movies, and having hope.


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Interview with Dr. Boyd Cathey: Part 1

December 12th, 2018


A Discussion with Dr. Boyd Cathey on his new book "The Land We Love: The South and Its Heritage." Cathey discusses European Confederates and Neoconservatism.


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