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The Happy Rant podcast is a conversation which Barnabas Piper, Ted Kluck, and Ronnie Martin cheerfully (if sardonically) rant about all the things that don’t matter all that much and some things that do. Too much Christian interaction with culture is angry and vitriolic, so these three bring the humor, pith, and occasional irreverence to bear on it. They rant about church, culture, sports, the arts, entertainment, and occasional nonsense in a manner listeners enjoy and wish they could be part of too.

Aug 30, 2017

In this episode of the Happy Rant Ted and Barnabas bring you a solid hour of NFL talk including the following:

  • The Colin Kaepernick Saga
  • Boring Good Teams
  • Intriguing Bad Teams
  • Super Bowl Picks
  • Offensive Player of the Year
  • Defensive Payer of the Year
  • Stories that need to go away


Aug 28, 2017

In this episode of The Happy Rant Ted, Ronnie, and Barnabas take on there following topics:

  • Blue checks and being verified 
  • Greeting times in church
  • The eclipse 
  • When people talk about "Leading yourself"

 


Aug 21, 2017

In this episode of The Happy Rant Ted, Ronnie, and Barnabas cover a huge range from the most (genuinely) serious to the ranty and absurd.

  • The church's response the events in Charlottesville, both good and bad
  • How should we respond to racial conflict and overt racism?
  • What exactly is a "God thing" and why to Christians...


Aug 14, 2017

In this episode of the Happy Rant podcast Ted and Barnabas manage sans Ronnie and discuss the following:

  • The joys of minor league baseball
  • Their new tattoos and the stories behind them (Don't worry - it's PG)
  • Are smart phones really ruining kids or are we being doomsday and overwrought about this?
  • Overrated and...


Aug 7, 2017

In this episode of The Happy Rant Ted, Ronnie, and Barnabas do as they always do - suss  out a random variety of church and culture topics of questionable importance.

  • Which pastor is which candy bar - Tim Keller, Matt Chandler, Don Carson, Mark Dever?
  • Shai Lynne and Lecrae are having a Christian hip hop beef. It's like...