Episode 107: Our Nation’s Addiction Crisis and the Church

On the Caffeinated Thoughts Podcast, Pastor Ron Smedley of Mission Recovery discusses with Shane Vander Hart the addiction crisis our nation faces and how the Church can help.

Episode 106: Christ Over COVID in Russia

Shane Vander Hart speaks with Micheal Johnson with the Slavic Gospel Association about their work with churches in the former Soviet Union during the COVID-19 pandemic.

Episode 105: Evangelicals and Trump, A Conversation with Dr. Michael Brown

Our host, Shane Vander Hart, speaks with Dr. Michael Brown about his latest book, Evangelicals at the Crossroads: Will We Pass the Trump Test?

Episode 104: Rechab Gray Discusses Biblical Justice

On the Caffeinated Thoughts Podcast, our host Shane Vander Hart discusses biblical justice with Pastor Rechab Gray of Cottage Grove Church.

Episode 103: How Antifa Operates

Lt. Col. Sargis Sangari discussed with Shane Vander Hart on the Caffeinated Thoughts Podcast how insurgency operations are conducted by groups like Antifa.

Episode 102: Joni Ernst Previews the Iowa U.S. Senate Race

U.S. Senator Joni Ernst previews the general election in Iowa’s U.S. Senate race for Shane Vander Hart on the Caffeinated Thoughts Podcast.

Episode 101: Are You Ready for Death?

On the Caffeinated Thoughts Podcast, Shane Vander Hart discusses dealing with death and planning for death with Jennifer Gumbel, a Christian “death lawyer.”

Episode 100: A Conversation With Bill Schafer

Shane Vander Hart spoke to Col. Bill Schafer (U.S. Army, ret.) about his campaign for the Republican nomination in Iowa’s 3rd Congressional District.

Episode 99: Constitutional Rights & Camping During COVID-19

Shane Vander Hart gives Gov. Kristi Noem props and speaks with Mark Hancock of TrailLife USA about the National Backyard Campout on April 17, 2020.

Episode 98: Are Conservative Christians Crippling the COVID-19 Response?

An op/ed in The New York Times claims Christians’ “denial of science” cripples the COVID-19 response, Dr. E. Calvin Beisner of Cornwall Alliance responds.

Episode 97: Tony Perkins Discusses the Persecution of Christians in Nigeria

Our host, Shane Vander Hart, and Tony Perkins, president of the Family Research Council, discuss the persecution of Christians in Nigeria.

Episode 96: Dr. Dustin Krutsinger Discusses COVID-19

Shane Vander Hart discusses COVID-19 with Dustin Krutsinger, M.D., an assistant professor of medicine at the University of Nebraska Medical Center.

Episode 95: A Conversation with Karen Swallow Prior

Shane Vander Hart spoke with Dr. Karen Swallow Prior, author and professor of English at Liberty University for the Caffeinated Thoughts Podcast.

Episode 94: A Conversation With Bret Richards

On this episode of the Caffeinated Thoughts Podcast, Shane Vander Hart speaks with Bret Richards, a Republican candidate running in Iowa’s 4th Congressional District.

Episode 93: A Conversation With Joe Walsh and Dave Dicks

Shane Vander Hart speaks with Republican presidential candidate Joe Walsh and Iowa National Republican Committeeman candidate Dave Dicks on the Caffeinated Thoughts Podcast.

Episode 92: A Conversation with Mariannette Miller-Meeks

On this episode of the Caffeinated Thoughts Podcast, Shane Vander Hart speaks with Mariannette Miller-Meeks who is running in the Iowa 2nd Congressional District’s Republican primary.