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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.

Nov 6, 2018

In this episode of The Happy Rant Ted, Ronnie, and Barnabas hash out the following:

  • A Christian wrestling ministry from a church in Texas
  • What are people so obsessed with Reformation Day?
  • Reading and viewing recommendations we've enjoyed recently


Oct 31, 2018

In this episode of The Happy Rant Sports podcast Ted and Barnabas discuss the following:

  • Ted really, really hates fantasy football and can't understand why anyone would play it.
  • The terrible, horrible, no good, very bad NFL predictions we made pre-season
  • The decline of NFL Monday Night Football announcers
  • Sports Book...


Oct 29, 2018

In this episode of The Happy Rant Ted, Ronnie, and Barnabas rant about the following:

  • What do guys do when they fail as a pastor? Why, they coach pastors of course!
  • All the ins and outs of influencer and leadership coaching
  • Why people love nostalgia so much

 


Aug 27, 2018

In this episode of The Happy Rant Podcast Ted, Ronnie, and Barnabas suss out the following:

  • How do we trust past content from fallen leaders?
  • Where have all the timeless books gone?
  • How will history view today's leaders?
  • Justin Bieber reads The Meaning of Marriage?
  • What is Tim Keller's taste in pop music?


Aug 6, 2018

In this episode of The Happy Rant Ted, Ronnie, and Barnabas range from the ridiculous to the ecumenical in discussing the following:

  • The Gospel Coalition's recent article about food having gender and complementarity
  • Actors aging ungracefully, especially Tom Cruise insisting on doing only action films at age 56
  • Should...