Back Row Baptist Podcast

Back Row Baptist Podcast
By Matt Coker
About this podcast
Just a bunch of normal, slightly snarky people trying to be more like Christ daily and cracking jokes along the way. Our goals is to make you smile for a while.
Latest episodes
Jan. 14, 2018
In our Season 3 premiere, we tackle a question that is still heatedly debated within the church walls: tattoos on Christians. What is acceptable? Is it acceptable at all? That, and so much more on today's show! This episode is sponsored by Sunday School Answers! (Episode 100) IN THIS PODCAST Host: Matt Coker & Megan "Mo" Oaks Guests: Hillary Birkey & Chris Oaks [00:02:15] Getting Personal: Matt & Mo recap their Season break. [00:14:36] Pop Culture: A preview of a new show premiering in February called "Living Biblically" and if they are going to mock Christians. [00:21:15] Back Row Bits: "Kevin Seinfeld: Pregnant Women" [00:23:25] Headlines: Seriously, American youth? The Laundry Pod Challenge? [00:29:25] Exploring the Internets: you.regettingold.com [00:38:04] 5 Random Facts: Lies You've Read on Facebook [00:42:27] Back Row List Show: 6 of the Most Insane Things that Happened in 2017 (Plus an OK Google Conspiracy Theory!) [00:51:53] Featured Music: "I Am Found" by Brad + Rebekah, from their upcoming album "Sound of Heaven". You can find this song on iTunes and Spotify. [00:59:00] Game Time: Sunday School Answers (Back Row Baptist Expansion Pack) [01:13:46] Back Talk: Is It a Sin for Christians to Get Tattoos? We share the stories behind our own tattoos, reveal the results of our Twitter poll, and discuss the Biblical or cultural arguments in this debate. SUNDAY SCHOOL ANSWERS A game for people who need Jesus, badly Original Game: https://www.thegamecrafter.com/games/sunday-school-answers-collector-s-edition Back Row Baptist Expansion Pack: https://www.thegamecrafter.com/games/sunday-school-answers-back-row-baptist-expansion- Like "Sunday School Answers" on Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/sundayschoolanswers/ PLEASE BUY OUR NEW BOOK! Please Don't Sidehug Me: The Best of Back Row Baptist http://amzn.to/2xq9Ymu IMPORTANT LINKS! Facebook: http://bit.ly/BRBPonFB Twitter: http://bit.ly/BRBonTwitter YouTube: http://bit.ly/BRBonYT Website: http://backrowonline.com Support Us on Patreon: http://bit.ly/SupportBRB Reviews Us on iTunes: http://apple.co/2xb9KNY CONTACT US! Contact Form: http://backrowonline.com/contact Email: [email protected] Thank you for all your support!
Dec. 18, 2017
A short clip show of some of our favorite moments from our last 43 episodes (this was also featured on our Season 2 Finale).
Dec. 18, 2017
We re-count the biggest news and pop culture of the year, reveal your votes for podcast favorites of 2017, and give away some prizes! (Episode 99) IN THIS PODCAST Host: Matt Coker & Megan "Mo" Oaks Guests: Megan Kelley, Tyler Kelley, & Chris Oaks [1:06] Podcast Favorite: Favorite Serious/Recovery-Themed Podcast [4:52] Podcast Favorite: Game of the Year (Tie - Game #1) [12:45] Podcast Favorite: Hashtag of the Year [13:36] 2017 Headlines Re-Cap & Commentary: We discuss politics, tragedy, sports, movies, the #MeToo movement, and more! [1:03:07] Podcast Favorite: Song of the Year [1:07:03] YouTube Favorite: BR2M Episode of the Year [1:09:07] Best Movies of 2017: We critique Rotten Tomatoes' Top 10 and then discuss the best that didn't make the list. [1:28:58] Best TV Shows of 2017: We share out favorites shows from all genres. [1:51:33] Podcast Favorite: Favorite Guest of the Year [1:52:32] Podcast Favorite: Game of the Year (Tie - Game #2) [2:01:00] Podcast Favorite: Best Standard Episode of the Podcast [2:06:20] Favorites of the Year: We share our favorite episodes and moments from our podcast this year. [2:11:33] Our 3 Signed Books Winners are Announced! [2:15:41] Big announcement from Sunday School Answers and Back Row Baptist! [2:16:43] The BRBP Season 2 Rewind SUNDAY SCHOOL ANSWERS A game for people who need Jesus, badly Original Game: https://www.thegamecrafter.com/games/sunday-school-answers Back Row Baptist Expansion Pack: https://www.thegamecrafter.com/games/sunday-school-answers-back-row-baptist-expansion- Like "Sunday School Answers" on Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/sundayschoolanswers/ PLEASE BUY OUR NEW BOOK! Please Don't Sidehug Me: The Best of Back Row Baptist http://amzn.to/2xq9Ymu CYBER MONDAY SAVINGS: 6.92% OFF! (It's literally the lowest price my publisher will allow me to sell it for.) IMPORTANT LINKS! Facebook: http://bit.ly/BRBPonFB Twitter: http://bit.ly/BRBonTwitter YouTube: http://bit.ly/BRBonYT Website: http://backrowonline.com Support Us on Patreon: http://bit.ly/SupportBRB Reviews Us on iTunes: http://apple.co/2xb9KNY CONTACT US! Contact Form: http://backrowonline.com/contact Email: [email protected] Voicemail: 575-562-0005 Thank you for all your support!
Dec. 5, 2017
On our Christmas episode, we discuss our favorite Christmas movies and TV specials. We also play Sunday School Answers, our sponsor for this episode! (Episode 98) IN THIS PODCAST Host: Matt Coker & Megan "Mo" Oaks Guests: Megan Kelley & Deidra Coker [1:27] Game - Sunday School Answers: A "holier" version of Cards Against Humanity, yet still entirely hilarious! We play to see who can craft the best snarky Christian one-liners. [14:16] Special Music: "Oh Come All Ye Faithful" by Austin Stanley (& friends). You can find more from Austin Stanley on NoiseTrade. [19:43] Back Talk: We go over an IMDb list of the Top 18 Christmas movies, as well as the top 10 voted on by our listeners. Also, there's a brief side discussion about throwing up. Sorry about that, but it's hilarious. [57:03] Game - Bumble Tunes: After a quick flash back story from Mo, we play 4 songs recorded by the "Bumble" from Rudolph and try to guess what he's singing. [1:03:38] Back Talk: We discuss our favorite TV Christmas Specials and end by discussing something most people might not notice in "A Charlie Brown Christmas." -=THIS EPISODE IS SPONSORED BY=- Sunday School Answers: A game for people who need Jesus, badly https://www.thegamecrafter.com/games/sunday-school-answers Like "Sunday School Answers" on Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/sundayschoolanswers/ PLEASE BUY OUR NEW BOOK! Please Don't Sidehug Me: The Best of Back Row Baptist http://amzn.to/2xq9Ymu CYBER MONDAY SAVINGS: 6.92% OFF! (It's literally the lowest price my publisher will allow me to sell it for.) IMPORTANT LINKS! Facebook: http://bit.ly/BRBPonFB Twitter: http://bit.ly/BRBonTwitter YouTube: http://bit.ly/BRBonYT Website: http://backrowonline.com Support Us on Patreon: http://bit.ly/SupportBRB Reviews Us on iTunes: http://apple.co/2xb9KNY CONTACT US! Contact Form: http://backrowonline.com/contact Email: [email protected] Voicemail: 575-562-0005 Thank you for all your support!
Nov. 27, 2017
On Cyber Monday, we discuss Christmas shopping and gift-getting to officially usher in the Christmas season. (Episode 97) IN THIS PODCAST Host: Matt Coker & Megan "Mo" Oaks Guests: Tyler Kelley & Chris Oaks [1:20] Game - Spanish Movie Trailers: Matt plays 4 popular Christmas movie's trailers, but they are in Spanish! Whoever correctly guesses the most wins the Undisputed Back Row Championship! [11:13] Special Music: "Of Two Bearded Men" by White Lantern, from their album, "Star". You can find more from White Lantern on NoiseTrade. [15:40] Back Talk: We talk about gift-giving practices, online shopping, and how many gifts is too many. PLEASE BUY OUR NEW BOOK! Please Don't Sidehug Me: The Best of Back Row Baptist http://amzn.to/2xq9Ymu CYBER MONDAY SAVINGS: 6.92% OFF! (It's literally the lowest price my publisher will allow me to sell it for.) IMPORTANT LINKS! Facebook: http://bit.ly/BRBPonFB Twitter: http://bit.ly/BRBonTwitter YouTube: http://bit.ly/BRBonYT Website: http://backrowonline.com Support Us on Patreon: http://bit.ly/SupportBRB Reviews Us on iTunes: http://apple.co/2xb9KNY CONTACT US! Contact Form: http://backrowonline.com/contact Email: [email protected] Voicemail: 575-562-0005 Thank you for all your support!
Nov. 20, 2017
On Thanksgiving week, we share some of our Thanksgiving memories and favorites, and discuss how disrespected it is, since many of us are already in Christmas mode. (Episode 96) IN THIS PODCAST Host: Matt Coker & Megan "Mo" Oaks Guests: Megan Kelley & Deidra Coker [1:05] Game - Would You Rather?: We surveyed 100 of our listeners and asked them some "Would You Rather?" questions. Our contestants will guess which option was chosen the most. [8:08] Special Music: "Scandal" by Lionbrave, from their album, "Royal Mountain". You can find more from Lionbrave on iTunes, Amazon, and Spotify. [13:07] Back Talk: We talk about why we shouldn't overlook Thanksgiving, share some memories, and answer some rapid fire questions about our Turkey Day. PLEASE BUY OUR NEW BOOK! Please Don't Sidehug Me: The Best of Back Row Baptist http://amzn.to/2xq9Ymu IMPORTANT LINKS! Facebook: http://bit.ly/BRBPonFB Twitter: http://bit.ly/BRBonTwitter YouTube: http://bit.ly/BRBonYT Website: http://backrowonline.com Support Us on Patreon: http://bit.ly/SupportBRB Reviews Us on iTunes: http://apple.co/2xb9KNY CONTACT US! Contact Form: http://backrowonline.com/contact Email: [email protected] Voicemail: 575-562-0005 Thank you for all your support!
Nov. 13, 2017
Our second annual Back Row Brawl episode with nothing but games in a tournament for the Undisputed Back Row Championship Title Belt! (Episode 95) IN THIS PODCAST Host: Matt Coker Guests: Chris & Megan Oaks, Tyler & Megan Kelley, and Deidra Coker [1:40] Game - Joel Osteen or Fortune Cookie: In Round 1, Chris Oaks and Megan Kelley go head-to-head, deciding which of the phrases Matt picked are fortune cookie sayings or Osteen tweets. [7:11] Game - Church Family Feud: In Round 2, Deidra Coker and Tyler Kelley face off in the bell-ringin', board-runnin', head-scratchin' game of surveys. [22:30] Game - Bible or Not: In the Championship Round, our winners from rounds 1 and 2 battle it out against Champion Megan Oaks in a battle of Biblical knowledge! PLEASE BUY OUR NEW BOOK! Please Don't Sidehug Me: The Best of Back Row Baptist http://amzn.to/2xq9Ymu IMPORTANT LINKS! Facebook: http://bit.ly/BRBPonFB Twitter: http://bit.ly/BRBonTwitter YouTube: http://bit.ly/BRBonYT Website: http://backrowonline.com Support Us on Patreon: http://bit.ly/SupportBRB Reviews Us on iTunes: http://apple.co/2xb9KNY CONTACT US! Contact Form: http://backrowonline.com/contact Email: [email protected] Voicemail: 575-562-0005 Thank you for all your support!
Nov. 6, 2017
We take a break from our normal routine to discuss the serious topic of Sexual Harassment in light of the current Hollywood meltdown and the #MeToo movement. (Episode 94) IN THIS PODCAST Host: Matt Coker & Megan "Mo" Oaks PLEASE BUY OUR NEW BOOK! Please Don't Sidehug Me: The Best of Back Row Baptist http://amzn.to/2xq9Ymu IMPORTANT LINKS! Facebook: http://bit.ly/BRBPonFB Twitter: http://bit.ly/BRBonTwitter YouTube: http://bit.ly/BRBonYT Website: http://backrowonline.com Support Us on Patreon: http://bit.ly/SupportBRB Reviews Us on iTunes: http://apple.co/2xb9KNY CONTACT US! Contact Form: http://backrowonline.com/contact Email: [email protected] Voicemail: 575-562-0005 Thank you for all your support!
Oct. 30, 2017
From Halloween to Jesusween and any Ween in between! We tell Halloween stories, play a new game, and share the best of worst parts of the holiday. (Episode 93) IN THIS PODCAST Host: Matt Coker & Megan "Mo" Oaks Guests: Megan Kelley & Deidra Coker [1:02] Game - Spanish Movie Trailers: We play popular movie trailers, the Spanish version, and try to guess what movie it's from! [10:01] Back Talk - Part 1: We share our Halloween and Fall Festival memories from childhood up to today. [25:11] Segment - Define This: We try to guess what a list of "Baptist Monsters" really are. [35:05] Special Music: "My Broken Lullaby" by Stealing Scarlett, from their album, "Dreams and Deceptions". You can find more from Stealing Scarlett on iTunes. [38:40] Segment - Hashtag Party: We share some #CrappyChristianHalloweenCostumes! [41:31] Back Talk - Part 2: Rapid fire Halloween questions about our favorite and least favorite parts of Ween time. PLEASE BUY OUR NEW BOOK! Please Don't Sidehug Me: The Best of Back Row Baptist http://amzn.to/2xq9Ymu IMPORTANT LINKS! Facebook: http://bit.ly/BRBPonFB Twitter: http://bit.ly/BRBonTwitter YouTube: http://bit.ly/BRBonYT Website: http://backrowonline.com Support Us on Patreon: http://bit.ly/SupportBRB Reviews Us on iTunes: http://apple.co/2xb9KNY CONTACT US! Contact Form: http://backrowonline.com/contact Email: [email protected] Voicemail: 575-562-0005 Thank you for all your support!
Oct. 23, 2017
Operation Christmas Child is an amazing ministry that delivers Christmas gifts and the Gospel to the far ends of the Earth. But what is and isn't allowed in your "shoe boxes" is a bit of a minefield. We'll help you pack a shoe box! (Episode 92) IN THIS PODCAST Host: Matt Coker & Megan "Mo" Oaks Guests: Megan Kelley & Deidra Coker Special Guest: Tina Vassar [1:41] Game - Before & After Christmas Songs: We've crammed two Christmas song titles together with one word missing, which is the last word of one and the first word of the other. Most correct guesses wins. [9:52] Back Talk - Part 1: We discuss what Operation Christmas Child is exactly, what we thought about he program when we first heard of it, and share some cool OCC facts! [22:14] Special Music: "Today a Risen King" by A Beautiful Liturgy, from their self-titled album. You can find more from A Beautiful Liturgy on iTunes or abeautifulliturgy.com. [26:14] Back Talk - Part 2: Matt lists "controversial" items and everyone guesses if they can or can't go in a shoe box and then we discuss some of the best things to put in your shoe box. We also share how you can cut out all the hard work if you're super lazy! PLEASE BUY OUR NEW BOOK! Please Don't Sidehug Me: The Best of Back Row Baptist http://amzn.to/2xq9Ymu IMPORTANT LINKS! Facebook: http://bit.ly/BRBPonFB Twitter: http://bit.ly/BRBonTwitter YouTube: http://bit.ly/BRBonYT Website: http://backrowonline.com Support Us on Patreon: http://bit.ly/SupportBRB Reviews Us on iTunes: http://apple.co/2xb9KNY CONTACT US! Contact Form: http://backrowonline.com/contact Email: [email protected] Voicemail: 575-562-0005 Thank you for all your support!