Backpack Radio-logo

Backpack Radio

62 Favorites

BACK PACK RADIO is a unique radio show that covers theology, faith, & culture with a fresh urban slant. Imagine a program that uses a theological term like regeneration ("new birth") right next to a slang term like chop it up ("to converse") – that’s us!

BACK PACK RADIO is a unique radio show that covers theology, faith, & culture with a fresh urban slant. Imagine a program that uses a theological term like regeneration ("new birth") right next to a slang term like chop it up ("to converse") – that’s us!
More Information

Location:

Glendale, AZ

Description:

BACK PACK RADIO is a unique radio show that covers theology, faith, & culture with a fresh urban slant. Imagine a program that uses a theological term like regeneration ("new birth") right next to a slang term like chop it up ("to converse") – that’s us!

Language:

English


Episodes

How NOT To Do History (with Carl Trueman)

5/24/2015
More
Urban Theologian Radio #20 We interview Dr. Carl Trueman and ask, why should Christians care about history?What are wrong ways to do history? AreChristian assumptions about reality important for studying and understanding history? Is this relevant to apologetics? Special Guest:Carl Trueman, authorofHistory and Fallacies. Featured Song: Synod of Dort (On Word and Sacrament,2011) - Through Hymn published date: 2015/05/24 " />

Richard Carrier & Christ-Myth Theory, Part 2 (with Chris Winchester)

4/12/2015
More
Urban Theologian Radio #14 Atheist Richard Carrier claims the first Christians believed Jesus was a celestial deity who was crucified in outer space just below the moon. He also claims the gospels are historical allegories and that Jesus never existed. We discuss these claims. Special Guest: Chris Winchester, Ratio Christi Chapter Director, University of Edinburgh Featured Song: Yeshua Ha Mashiach (single) - Christcentric feat. Mike Guess, Believin Stephen, B.morr & Righteouz Knight...

Theology of Worship (and Listener Feedback)

2/8/2015
More
Urban Theologian Radio #5 Vocab Malone and Pastor Bob interact with listener feedback and give practical principles from a biblical theology of worship. Featured Song: Worship God (Lyrical Theology Part 2: Doxology) - shai linne published date: 2015/02/08

Duration: 00:29:26


New Testament Canon: Covenant & Community [01/04/2015]

1/4/2015
More
Episode #224 How did we get our current Bible? Why do we have the books we do in the New Testament? Were some books left out of the New Testament? Vocab discusses these issues with Phillip Evans of Tyndale House and Christian hip hop artistDavis Absolute. Special Guests: Phillip Evans, Executive Director of the American Friends of Tyndale House Cambridge and Christian hip hop artist Davis Absolute *Featured Song:Justword - Picture That (Light G [...]

Prophecy in Isaiah [11/09/2014]

11/9/2014
More
Episode #216 Fulfilled prophecies are an important apologetic proof. BPR drops some from the book of Isaiah. We also delve into key theological points from Isaiah, contra Mormon and Jehovah’s Witnesses theology. *Featured Song:Lamp Mode Recordings - Holiness of God (Grass Roots Vol. 1)

Dr. Kurt Wise on Creation Science [09/14/2014]

9/14/2014
More
Episode #208 Dr. Kurt Wise tells us about his: days at Harvard with Stephen Jay Gould faithful approach to Scripture and science model of the pre- and post-Flood world ways to empirically test these ideas methodology forscientific research research work, such asbaraminology reaction to a Richard Dawkins diss An amazing, fun and fact filled tour de force with BPR’s favorite Creation scientist! Special Guest: Dr. Kurt Wise, Director of the Creation Research Center atTruett-McConnell College

Counter Cultural Church [09/07/2014]

9/7/2014
More
Episode #207 Our very ownPastor Vermonis working on a book forThe Gospel Coalition. We discuss the content: The church as a distinct light in a dark place. The united church in a divided world. The church telling and doing the truth in a relativistic world. RESOURCES: Vermon’ssermon series“The Church – A Light In A Dark World”

Duration: 00:42:55


Islamic Doctrine of Martyrdom [08/24/14]

8/24/2014
More
Episode #205 Missionary David Witt compares and contrasts the Islamic doctrine of martyrdom and jihad with the Christian doctrine of suffering and persecution. Also, how toshare the love of Christ with Muslims in dangerous contexts: we’HEART’ Muslims! Special Guest:David Witt of Spirit of Martyrdom

Duration: 00:42:51


Human & Chimp DNA [08/17/2014]

8/17/2014
More
Episode #204 Dr. Jeff Tomkins of ICR joins usto discussthe DNA of chimps and humans. Based on these two articles:http://creation.com/human-chimp-dna-similarity-re-evaluated/http://www.icr.org/article/evaluating-human-chimp-dna-myth-new/ Special Guest: Dr. Jeffrey Tomkins ofICR

Duration: 00:42:44


“Gay” and Christian? [08/10/2014]

8/10/2014
More
Episode #203 Dr.Michael Brown discusses his book Gay and Christian?“.Fast-paced interview in free-association style; like our first show with him (link. We focus on the Biblical data, especially from the Old Testament. Special Guest: Dr.Michael Brown, author ofGay and Christian?:Responding With Love and Truth to Questions About Homosexuality. [...]

Christian Roots of Science [08/03/2014]

8/3/2014
More
Episode #202 An interview with Dr. Jonathan Sarfati of Creation Ministries. Vocab once co-interviewed him about Richard Dawkins withJeff Durbin of Apologia Radioon Redemption Radio,Part 1&Part 2here. See a video of his talk on thishere. Special Guest:

Biblical Manhood: What Is It? [07/20/2014]

7/20/2014
More
Episode #200 Scripture says “act like a man” (1 Cor 16:13-14) - but what is true masculinity? We discuss the biblical teaching on manhood, especially the responsibility of work as it relates to family. Oh … and this is our 200th Episode so we have a party in the studio!

Duration: 00:42:46


Truth in Love to Mormons [06/15/2014]

6/15/2014
More
EPISODE #195 When a Christian shares the gospel, what does the typical Mormon think and feel? How can the church witness (and not just debate or dispense information) in love to Mormons? We focus on equipping evangelicals to better reach their LDS friends, relatives, neighbors and co-workers. Special Guest:Mark J. Cares, author of Speaking the Truth in Love to Mormons and President ofTruth in Love Ministries

The Thinking Atheist INTERVIEW & DEBATE pt. 1 [04/20/2014]

4/20/2014
More
EPISODE #187 Seth Andrews, host of the popular Thinking Atheist podcast, shares what he refers to as his “deconversion” story. Then, we ask each other questions and debate our answers. Our hope is that each “side” of the audience will better understand the other … and maybe even think about some things in a slightly different way. Special Guest: Seth Andrews, author ofDeconverted: A Journey from Religion to Reason *BONUS AUDIO! An lively in-depth off-air segment between Vocab, Vermon and...

Human Rights DEBATE [04/13/2014]

4/13/2014
More
EPISODE #186 What are human “rights”? Where do they come from? Atheist Andre Salais ofThe Unbelievers Blogand Pastor Vocab discuss the concept of individual rights: freedom of conscience, speech, religious liberty and a brief excursus on the Canaanite judgment. Special Guest: Andre Salais, President of The Secular Student Alliance at Arizona State University.