January 26, 2014
Nouthetic counseling: the history, the basis and some resources.
How does the biblical counseling model differ from other models?
Jeff even gives us a behind-the-scenes glimpse of his appearance on The History Channel regarding drug addiction.
January 19, 2014
PCA? PCUSA? OPC? RPCNA? ETC?
Introduction to the topic of Presbyterianism: the doctrine, the history, the practice.
Vocab even interviews a crusty Presbyterian curmudgeon.
October 27, 2013
How to witness and do apologetics on Facebook in a Christ-like, God-glorifying way.
Includes a crash course on Christian epistemology and dealing with atheists online.
Special Guest: Colin Samul of Viral Apologetics
September 29, 2013
We break down the last two solas, explain why they are important and offer practical applications. We go over some feedback and play some nice Shai Linne rap tunes, too. Niiice.
BONUS: We recommend these sermon preached at Roosevelt Community Church on these solas as a compliment to this program: Solus Christus by Tim Statezny and Sola Deo Gloria by Bob Korljan
September 22, 2013
We dive right into some great listener responses first and then discuss 2 of the 5 solas of the Protestant Reformation: Sola Fide ('by Faith Alone') and Sola Gratia ('Grace Alone').
BONUS: We recommend these sermons preached at Roosevelt Community Church on these solas as a compliment to this program: Sola Fide by Jason Walsh and Sola Gratia by Vermon Pierre.
September 8, 2013
We interact with some feedback from an atheist about evolution from our recent Darwin's Doubt show with Dr. Stephen C. Meyer. Then we transition into the Protestant doctrine of Sola Fide (Scripture Alone); what it means; what it doesn't mean; why it's important, and its practical applications.
September 1, 2013
The BPR hosts share their individual journeys as to how they became Reformed in their theology. Bob, Vermon and Vocab tell their stories and struggles and why they think embracing the doctrines of grace is significant.
January 3, 2013
Interview with an author who is an Edwards expert. An overview of his God-centered theology, as well as his life and lasting influence.
June 25, 2012
Greg Forster says Calvinism is widely misunderstood. We review his book, The Joy of Calvinism, published by Crossway. It is subtitled "Knowing God’s Personal, Unconditional, Irresistible, Unbreakable Love". Check out the Roosevelt Institute Class on this topic filmed this past April...
Roosevelt Institute Class - Pastor Bob Korljan - 4 Videos
BOOK STUDY: The Joy of Calvinism: Knowing God's Personal, Unconditional, Irresistable, Unbreakable Love by Greg Forster
April 01, 2012
April 15, 2012
April 22, 2012
April 29, 2012
December 27, 2010
Perseverance of the Saints [12/26/2010]
How does this teaching minister to our hearts when experiencing doubts, trials, temptation to sin, shame, guilt or performance burdens? Very challenging show.