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Church Advance with Bryan Samms

Church Advance with Bryan Samms

By Bryan Samms

Advancing a reformation of fellowship, partnership, and Gospel hope amongst Bible-believing pastors.

Hosted by Bryan Samms, Pastor of RiverCityBaptist.Church
Produced by Luke Clayton and MustIncrease.com
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The Translation Transition
The Translation Transition
Bryan discusses the practical steps he took with his church as they made the transition from KJV-only to modern translations of the Bible. Watch this episode at https://YouTube.com/@ChurchAdvance Register for Church Advance 2023 at https://BryanSamms.comand use discount code PODCAST English Bible Translation Spectrum: http://bryansamms.com/wp-content/uploads/translation_spectrum.jpg Connect with Bryan at https://BryanSamms.com Connect with Luke at https://MustIncrease.com Past Translation Issue Episodes: https://anchor.fm/churchadvance/episodes/7--Authorized---A-Discussion-on-Bible-Readability-e1rvpcb https://anchor.fm/churchadvance/episodes/8--Authorized---A-Discussion-on-Bible-Readability-Part-2-e1rvpcf https://anchor.fm/churchadvance/episodes/9--Final-Thoughts-on-the-King-James-Version-Only-Position-e1rvpdn https://anchor.fm/churchadvance/episodes/22--The-Other-Side-A-KJV-Only-Defender-On-The-Bryan-Samms-Podcast-e1rvpdm https://anchor.fm/churchadvance/episodes/32--The-Seven-Wonders-of-the-Word-e1rvpd0 https://anchor.fm/churchadvance/episodes/33--Understandest-Thou-What-Thou-Readest-e1rvpe4 https://anchor.fm/churchadvance/episodes/66--Insights-from-the-KJVs-Preface-with-Joshua-Barzon-e1rvpbl
30:29
January 30, 2023
The Reluctant Pastor
The Reluctant Pastor
A conversation with Aaron Chan about how God called and lead him to be a pastor. Watch this episode at https://YouTube.com/@ChurchAdvance Register for Church Advance 2023 at https://BryanSamms.com and use discount code PODCAST. Connect with Bryan at https://BryanSamms.com Connect with Aaron – aaron@rivercitybaptist.church Connect with Luke at https://MustIncrease.com
24:38
January 23, 2023
The Vision of Church Advance
The Vision of Church Advance
We continue the conversation about Church Advance and what it's all about. Watch this episode at https://YouTube.com/@ChurchAdvance Register for Church Advance 2023 at https://BryanSamms.com and use discount code PODCAST Learn more about Pastor Remile Casimir –  https://haitirefuge.org Connect with Bryan at https://BryanSamms.com Connect with Luke at https://MustIncrease.com
25:27
January 16, 2023
The Purpose of Church Advance
The Purpose of Church Advance
We continue the conversation about Church Advance and what it's all about.  Register for Church Advance 2023 at https://BryanSamms.com and use discount code PODCAST. Watch this episode at https://YouTube.com/@ChurchAdvance Learn more about Pastor Remile Casimir at https://haitirefuge.org  Connect with Bryan at https://BryanSamms.com Connect with Luke at https://MustIncrease.com
24:20
January 09, 2023
Church Advance with Bryan Samms
Church Advance with Bryan Samms
Welcome to the first official episode of Church Advance with Bryan Samms! In this episode, we begin a conversation about Church Advance and what it's all about.  Register for Church Advance 2023 at https://BryanSamms.com and use discount code PODCAST. Watch this episode at https://YouTube.com/@ChurchAdvance Connect with Bryan at https://BryanSamms.com Connect with Luke at https://MustIncrease.com
26:01
January 02, 2023
73. Best Books of 2022
73. Best Books of 2022
Aaron Chan returns as co-host for the last episode of the year and the final installment of the Bryan Samms Podcast to discuss Bryan's best books of 2022. Enter to win Bryan's number 1 book of the year and view a list of all recommended books at https://BryanSamms.com/BestBooks Watch this episode at https://BryanSamms.com/YouTube Register for Church Advance 2023 at https://BryanSamms.com This is the FINAL EPISODE of the Bryan Samms Podcast! The next episode will mark the official name change and launch of Church Advance with Bryan Samms! Be sure to subscribe wherever you listen to podcasts and on YouTube.
32:37
December 26, 2022
72. Gospel-Centered Life and Ministry – Cary Schmidt
72. Gospel-Centered Life and Ministry – Cary Schmidt
A featured sermon from Church Advance 2022 by Cary Schmidt. Watch this episode at https://BryanSamms.com/YouTube Register for Church Advance 2023 at https://BryanSamms.com Connect with Bryan Samms – https://BryanSamms.com
01:03:03
December 19, 2022
71. The Danger of Celebrity Pastors – Kurt Skelly
71. The Danger of Celebrity Pastors – Kurt Skelly
A featured sermon from Church Advance 2022 by Kurt Skelly Watch this episode at https://BryanSamms.com/YouTube Register for Church Advance 2023 at https://BryanSamms.com Connect with Bryan Samms – https://BryanSamms.com
59:35
December 12, 2022
70. Partnership in the Gospel – H.B. Charles, Jr.
70. Partnership in the Gospel – H.B. Charles, Jr.
A featured sermon from Church Advance 2022 by H.B. Charles, Jr.Watch this episode at https://BryanSamms.com/YouTubeRegister for Church Advance 2023 at https://BryanSamms.comConnect with Bryan Samms – https://BryanSamms.com
55:56
December 05, 2022
69. Practical Shepherding with Brian Croft
69. Practical Shepherding with Brian Croft
A challenge from Brian Croft of Practical Shepherding.Watch this episode at https://BryanSamms.com/YouTubeRegister for Church Advance 2023 at https://BryanSamms.comConnect with Bryan Samms – https://BryanSamms.comConnect with Brian Croft – https://PracticalShepherding.com
38:02
November 28, 2022
68. Pastoring Through Tough Seasons with Ken Baker
68. Pastoring Through Tough Seasons with Ken Baker
A powerful story from Ken Baker. Ken is a pastor and church planter in the Bronx, New York.Watch this episode at https://BryanSamms.com/YouTubeRegister for Church Advance 2023 at https://BryanSamms.comConnect with Bryan – https://BryanSamms.com
23:04
November 21, 2022
67. Big Announcements About the Future of the Podcast
67. Big Announcements About the Future of the Podcast
Bryan makes some big announcements about the future of the podcast. Watch this episode at https://BryanSamms.com/YouTubeConnect with Bryan – https://BryanSamms.comConnect with Aaron – aaron@rivercitybaptist.churchConnect with Luke – https://ChurchMediaHQ.com
24:18
November 14, 2022
Don't Miss Next Week's Episode
Don't Miss Next Week's Episode
On Monday, November 14, Bryan will make some big announcements about some awesome changes coming to this podcast! Be sure to subscribe and join us for the next episode.
00:48
November 08, 2022
66. Insights from the KJV's Preface with Joshua Barzon
66. Insights from the KJV's Preface with Joshua Barzon
A conversation with Joshua Barzon, author of "The Forgotten Preface: Surprising Insights on the Translation Philosophy of the King James Translators"Get Josh's book at https://amzn.to/3W7Rf8xRegister for Church Advance 2023 at https://BryanSamms.comConnect with Bryan: pastor@rivercitybaptist.churchView resources from ChurchMediaHQ and find exclusive Bryan Samms Podcast listener discounts at https://ChurchMediaHQ.com/Bryan
36:32
October 30, 2022
65. Putting Aside Preferences in Transition with Noé and Jeremy Mendoza
65. Putting Aside Preferences in Transition with Noé and Jeremy Mendoza
A conversation with Noé and Jeremy Mendoza. Noé is the Pastor Emeritus of Bethany Baptist Church in Mission, Texas where his son Jeremy now serves as the Lead Pastor.Register for Church Advance 2023 at https://BryanSamms.comConnect with Bryan: pastor@rivercitybaptist.churchConnect with Noé/Jeremy: https://ministeriosbetania.comView resources from ChurchMediaHQ and find exclusive Bryan Samms Podcast listener discounts at https://ChurchMediaHQ.com/Bryan
52:45
October 15, 2022
64. Pastoring a Smaller Congregation with Stephen Ashmore
64. Pastoring a Smaller Congregation with Stephen Ashmore
A conversation with Stephen Ashmore who serves as Lead Pastor of Kings Mill Baptist Church in Kings Mill, OhioRegister for Church Advance 2023 at https://BryanSamms.comConnect with Bryan: pastor@rivercitybaptist.churchConnect with Stephen: https://kingsmills.churchView resources from ChurchMediaHQ and find exclusive Bryan Samms Podcast listener discounts at https://ChurchMediaHQ.com/Bryan
33:35
September 30, 2022
63. Surviving the Transition to a New Ministry Position - an Interview with Jake Potter
63. Surviving the Transition to a New Ministry Position - an Interview with Jake Potter
Bryan interviews Pastor Jake Potter about how to navigate the challenges that come with transitioning to a new position, both as a staff member, and as a pastor.Connect with Bryan: pastor@rivercitybaptist.churchConnect with Jake: pastorjakepotter@gmail.comPersonality quiz link: https://www.16personalities.com/Connect with Luke, view resources from ChurchMediaHQ, and find exclusive Bryan Samms Podcast listener discounts at https://ChurchMediaHQ.com/Bryan
33:04
September 15, 2022
62. HOPE Church Mayport - an interview with Aaron Chan
62. HOPE Church Mayport - an interview with Aaron Chan
Today, Bryan interviews his co-host, Aaron Chan, who has some exciting news to share about the upcoming church plant, HOPE Church Mayport.You can view Aaron's video and get involved by clicking here. You can reach Aaron at aaron@rivercitybaptist.church.Connect with Bryan at pastor@rivercitybaptist.church.Connect with Luke, view resources from ChurchMediaHQ, and find exclusive Bryan Samms Podcast listener discounts at https://ChurchMediaHQ.com/Bryan.
22:48
August 30, 2022
61. When and How to Relocate Your Church
61. When and How to Relocate Your Church
Today, Bryan and Aaron talk about church relocation strategy, including the timing of relocation, typical financial and ministerial obstacles to overcome, and creative ways to make the most of the space you already have.Connect with Bryan by emailing him at pastor@rivercitybaptist.churchConnect with Luke Clayton, view resources from ChurchMediaHQ, and find exclusive Bryan Samms Podcast listener discounts at https://ChurchMediaHQ.com/Bryan
42:40
August 15, 2022
60. Independent Survival: Panel Discussion from Church Advance 2022
60. Independent Survival: Panel Discussion from Church Advance 2022
Bryan talks with Kurt Skelly and Cary Schmidt about the state of the independent Baptist movement, the Southern Baptist Convention, and the path forward for the Great Commission.
46:60
July 30, 2022
59. Pastoral Depression and Burnout: Panel Discussion from Church Advance 2022
59. Pastoral Depression and Burnout: Panel Discussion from Church Advance 2022
Bryan talks with Chris Phillips, Kurt Skelly, and Cary Schmidt on the topic of pastoral depression and burnout, how it affects pastors and their wives, and what steps pastors can take to heal.
01:00:49
July 15, 2022
58. Outsource Your Church Media: Interview with Luke Clayton part 2
58. Outsource Your Church Media: Interview with Luke Clayton part 2
Today, Bryan talks with Luke Clayton of Church Media HQ about why most churches would be better off outsourcing their church media needs.Connect with Luke, view resources from ChurchMediaHQ, and find exclusive Bryan Samms Podcast listener discounts at https://ChurchMediaHQ.com/BryanConnect with Bryan at pastor@rivercitybaptist.church
33:41
June 30, 2022
57. Excellence in Your Church Media: An Interview with Luke Clayton
57. Excellence in Your Church Media: An Interview with Luke Clayton
Today, Bryan talks with Luke Clayton of Church Media HQ about the importance of having an excellent online presence. Luke gives some great ideas on how a church can have an excellent online experience without breaking the bank.Connect with Luke, view resources from ChurchMediaHQ, and find exclusive Bryan Samms Podcast listener discounts at https://ChurchMediaHQ.com/BryanConnect with Bryan at pastor@rivercitybaptist.church
29:30
June 15, 2022
56. You Need a Sabbatical
56. You Need a Sabbatical
Bryan talks about why it is important for pastors to take an occasional sabbatical and some books that might be worth reading while on sabbatical.Connect with Bryan by email: pastor@rivercitybaptist.church.
35:36
May 30, 2022
55. Re-Thinking Missions Giving
55. Re-Thinking Missions Giving
Bryan and Aaron discuss a radical new strategy for the way their church contributes to the work of the Great Commission.Contact Bryan at pastor@rivercitybaptist.church.Contact Aaron at aaron@rivercitybaptist.church.
31:41
May 15, 2022
55. Transitioning a Church After 20 Years - Fred Ayers Interview: Part 2
55. Transitioning a Church After 20 Years - Fred Ayers Interview: Part 2
Bryan continues his conversation with Pastor Fred Ayers and how he led his church through major transition.Connect with Fred at his church website, or email him at pastor@wcbaptist.com.Use promo code PODCAST to get 10% off next year's Church Advance Conference! Discount expires 4/30/22.Tune in to the Church Advance Virtual Meeting on May 6 @ 2pm EST: https://us06web.zoom.us/j/9062785692
32:09
April 30, 2022
54. Should I Go Back to School? An Interview with Mike Lester
54. Should I Go Back to School? An Interview with Mike Lester
Bryan has a conversation with Dr. Mike Lester, the Director of Student Services at Veritas Baptist College, about whether or not it's a good idea to continue your education while in ministry.Connect with Mike on Twitter or his blog.Use promo code PODCAST to get 10% off next year's Church Advance Conference! Discount expires 4/30/22.Tune in to the Church Advance Virtual Meeting on May 6 @ 2pm EST: https://us06web.zoom.us/j/9062785692
34:56
April 15, 2022
53. Transitioning a Church After 20 Years - Fred Ayers Interview: Part 1
53. Transitioning a Church After 20 Years - Fred Ayers Interview: Part 1
Bryan has a conversation with Pastor Fred Ayers, who led his church through the transition from being an independent, fundamental Baptist church to a Southern Baptist Church.Get in touch with Pastor Fred Ayers at his church website, or email him at pastor@wcbaptist.com.Use promo code PODCAST to get 10% off next year's Church Advance Conference! Discount expires 4/30/22.Tune in to the Church Advance Virtual Meeting on May 6 @ 2pm EST: https://us06web.zoom.us/j/9062785692
34:55
March 30, 2022
52. What I Would Tell Myself Six Years Ago
52. What I Would Tell Myself Six Years Ago
Bryan gets a little introspective on today's episode, talking about what he might have done differently if he could start pastoring all over again.To contact Bryan, email him at pastor @rivercitybaptist.church.
39:12
March 15, 2022
51. Ministering While Suffering - Noel Cwenar
51. Ministering While Suffering - Noel Cwenar
Bryan discusses how to minister while going through hard times with Pastor Noel Cwenar of the Gospel Light Baptist Church in Rogers, Arkansas.Books from today's episode:Fasting for Spiritual Breakthrough by Elmer TownsFast Your Way to Health by J. Harold SmithThe Power of Prayer and Fasting by Ronnie FloydPastor Cwenar's email address: n.cwenar@glbcrogers.com
43:16
February 28, 2022
50. Jody Jenkins - A Night of Hope
50. Jody Jenkins - A Night of Hope
Bryan and Jody Jenkins talk about an exciting new way to reach those in your community that battle depression, anxiety, and PTSD: A Night of Hope.Listen to Bryan's first interview with Jody Jenkins and his story here.To register for RCBC's Night of Hope, click here.Connect with Jody here.
22:24
February 15, 2022
49. Tommy Thompson - Church Revitalization Part 2
49. Tommy Thompson - Church Revitalization Part 2
Bryan and Tommy continue to talk about church revitalization and its challenges and rewards.Resources from today's episode:Brian Croft's websiteAdvanced Strategic Planning by Aubrey MalphursBeing Leaders by Aubrey MalphursChurch Unique by Will ManciniSimple Church by Thom RainerLeading Change Without Losing It by Carey NieuwhofCulture Catalyst by Samuel ChandThe Emotionally Healthy Church by Peter ScazzeroTommy Thompson's website
37:36
January 30, 2022
48. Tommy Thompson - Church Revitalization
48. Tommy Thompson - Church Revitalization
Today, Bryan talks with Pastor Tommy Thompson of the Ashburn Baptist Church in Chicago, Illinois, about church revitalization.
38:12
January 15, 2022
47. Top 10 Books I've Read in 2021
47. Top 10 Books I've Read in 2021
Looking for a book to buy your preacher for Christmas? Look no further! We've got some great ones on today's episode.When Narcissism Comes To ChurchLead - Paul TrippThe Traveler's Gift - Andy AndrewsThe Obesity Code - Jason FungRefresh - Shona and David MurrayThe Noticer - Andy AndrewsThe Pastor - Eugene PetersonFinding Faithful Elders and Deacons - Thabiti Anyabwile
28:36
December 15, 2021
46. Secondary Separation & Theological Triage
46. Secondary Separation & Theological Triage
On today's episode, Bryan and Aaron discuss the issue of secondary separation and how it relates to theological triage. Doctrinal and ecclesiastical separation has been an issue that has plagued the independent Baptist movement as well as the Southern Baptist Convention. The discussion today focuses on the only two biblical reasons to separate from a brother in Christ, as well as stepping through a framework toward deciding whether or not a certain issue is worth separating over.The book mentioned today was Finding the Right Hills to Die On by Gavin Ortlund.You can reach Bryan at preachersamms@gmail.com and Aaron at aaron@rivercitybaptist.church.
30:41
November 30, 2021
45. Ministry to People with Mental Health Issues
45. Ministry to People with Mental Health Issues
Bryan and Jody Jenkins talk about the unique and often absent ministry to people struggling with their mental health. Depression, PTSD, and burnout all seem to be much more prevalent today than ever before. Listen along and learn about some practical ways in which you can engage members of your church and community that have similar struggles.
30:16
November 15, 2021
44. Gospel Courage - An Interview with Eric Capaci
44. Gospel Courage - An Interview with Eric Capaci
Pastor Eric Capaci shares his story and the courage it took to lead his church out of the independent, fundamental Baptist movement and transform it into a more biblical model of ministry.If you have any questions about this subject, you can email Bryan Samms at preachersamms@gmail.com or email Pastor Capaci at eric.capaci@gospellight.org.
42:13
October 30, 2021
43. Practical Thoughts on Evangelistic Meetings
43. Practical Thoughts on Evangelistic Meetings
In this episode, Bryan and Jody Jenkins talk about some of the nuts and bolts of having an evangelistic meeting or revival week at your church. They address some issues like:What is the goal of special worship services?When is a special worship service a success?How do you host a traveling evangelist?What is an appropriate love offering for a traveling evangelist?
30:25
October 15, 2021
42. The Ministry of a Local Church Evangelist
42. The Ministry of a Local Church Evangelist
Bryan sits down with Jody Jenkins and discusses the philosophy of ministry of a local church evangelist. Between the two of them, they have over twenty years of experience in itinerant preaching ministry.
38:07
October 08, 2021
41. Connecting Your Church with Community Organizations - An Interview with Ron Armstrong
41. Connecting Your Church with Community Organizations - An Interview with Ron Armstrong
On this episode, Bryan interviews Ron Armstrong, the executive director of Sponsored by Grace, a local nonprofit organization that seeks to release children from poverty across America by meeting physical needs, sharing the Gospel, and connecting them with a local faith family. They discuss the importance of churches forming partnerships with local organizations so that together we can meet physical and spiritual needs more efficiently.To learn more about Sponsored by Grace: https://www.sponsoredbygrace.org/
32:13
July 30, 2021
40. The Church Needs To Get Creative
40. The Church Needs To Get Creative
Bryan continues his discussion with Jody Jenkins and Erik McKay on modern day methods for church outreach. 
25:32
May 31, 2021
39. Real Hope Today
39. Real Hope Today
Bryan interviews Jody Jenkins about battling depression and how God uses this struggle in the ministry.
31:08
May 15, 2021
38. Information Is Your Currency
38. Information Is Your Currency
Bryan and Aaron interview Richard Moses about event promotion and follow up best practices.
24:37
April 30, 2021
37. What Does Evangelism For Children Look Like To You?
37. What Does Evangelism For Children Look Like To You?
Bryan and Aaron discuss a tweet from Mark Dever about the effectiveness of child evangelism.
25:16
April 15, 2021
36. Bringing the Gospel to Public Schools
36. Bringing the Gospel to Public Schools
Bryan discusses the impact that River City Baptist Church in public school with elementary school principal Michelle Walsh.
31:09
March 15, 2021
35. Effectively Leading Your Church Through A Transition
35. Effectively Leading Your Church Through A Transition
Bryan talks with Pastor Josh Teis about how to lead a church througha  transition.
41:05
March 01, 2021
34. Assimilation: From Visitor to Member
34. Assimilation: From Visitor to Member
Bryan talks through the steps of how a visitor becomes a member at River City Baptist Church. Watch the episode at www.bryansamms.com
32:17
February 15, 2021
33. Understandest Thou What Thou Readest?
33. Understandest Thou What Thou Readest?
Bryan concludes his bibliology series on Bible translations at River City Baptist Church.
52:25
January 31, 2021
32. The Seven Wonders of the Word
32. The Seven Wonders of the Word
Bryan preaches a sermon on Bible translations to River City Baptist Church.
53:44
January 15, 2021
31. Happy New Year! The Book Winners and Bible Translations Revisited
31. Happy New Year! The Book Winners and Bible Translations Revisited
Listen to this announcement to find out if you're a winner of our free book contest and to learn about what's coming up in January 2021 on the Bryan Samms Podcast.
03:47
January 01, 2021
30. The Top Ten Books I Read In 2020
30. The Top Ten Books I Read In 2020
Bryan shares his top ten book recommendations with Aaron.
30:13
December 15, 2020
29. The Challenge of Deputation in the 21st Century
29. The Challenge of Deputation in the 21st Century
Aaron interviews Missionary Keith Brock on the challenges of deputation in the 21st century.
23:52
December 01, 2020
28. Evangelism & Church Culture Part 1
28. Evangelism & Church Culture Part 1
Bryan and Aaron address the question - What are you guys doing over there?
24:18
November 16, 2020
27. Why Leaving Full Time Ministry for a Season May be a Good Thing
27. Why Leaving Full Time Ministry for a Season May be a Good Thing
Bryan discusses leaving full-time ministry with Erik McKay.
29:20
November 02, 2020
26. Politics in the Pulpit
26. Politics in the Pulpit
Bryan and Aaron discuss the connection between Politics, the Pulpit, and Twitter. 
29:38
October 15, 2020
25. The Minister and His Health
25. The Minister and His Health
Bryan discusses the challenges of physical fitness in the ministry with Steve Miller
26:10
October 01, 2020
24. The Minister and His Wealth
24. The Minister and His Wealth
Bryan discusses finance with Nate Skelly.
41:22
September 15, 2020
23. Improving Communication in the Pulpit
23. Improving Communication in the Pulpit
Aaron interviews Bryan about his methods of pulpit communication.
29:11
September 01, 2020
22. The Other Side: A KJV Only Defender On The Bryan Samms Podcast
22. The Other Side: A KJV Only Defender On The Bryan Samms Podcast
Bryan Interviews Pastor Wallace Miller on his views of the King James Bible
40:21
August 15, 2020
21. Poor Leadership
21. Poor Leadership
Bryan preaches a message on poor leadership
24:52
August 01, 2020
20. Learn Preaching From Bryan Samms
20. Learn Preaching From Bryan Samms
Bryan gets interviewed this week on his methods of sermon preparation
28:09
July 20, 2020
19. Learn Preaching From Jake Potter
19. Learn Preaching From Jake Potter
Bryan and Jake discuss preaching influences and the benefits of expository preaching.
30:57
July 13, 2020
18. Bonus Episode - The Winner & The Bag
18. Bonus Episode - The Winner & The Bag
Bryan announces the winner of the #thepavilionbook giveaway and wants to hear from you.
06:36
July 13, 2020
17. Learn Preaching From Cary Schmidt Part 2
17. Learn Preaching From Cary Schmidt Part 2
Bryan and Cary discuss sermon credibility and imperatives.
23:46
July 06, 2020
16. Learn Preaching From Cary Schmidt Part 1
16. Learn Preaching From Cary Schmidt Part 1
Bryan and Cary discuss sermon preparation and ministry philosophy
19:52
June 29, 2020
15. Learn Preaching From Kenny Baldwin Part 2
15. Learn Preaching From Kenny Baldwin Part 2
In this episode Kenny Baldwin discusses his methods behind sermon preparation. 
24:58
June 22, 2020
14. Learn Preaching From Kenny Baldwin
14. Learn Preaching From Kenny Baldwin
Bryan interviews Pastor Kenny Baldwin on his methods for sermon preparation.
17:38
June 15, 2020
13. Learn Preaching from Kurt Skelly Part 2
13. Learn Preaching from Kurt Skelly Part 2
Bryan continues his discussion on sermon preparation with Kurt Skelly.
31:31
June 08, 2020
12. Learn Preaching From Kurt Skelly Part 1
12. Learn Preaching From Kurt Skelly Part 1
Bryan discusses preaching with Kurt Skelly
26:40
June 01, 2020
11. Bonus Byte: #thepavilionbook
11. Bonus Byte: #thepavilionbook
Bryan Samms is officially an author! Listen to this episode for a breakdown of his book titled The Pavilion: God's Playlist for Dark Days. 
11:56
May 22, 2020
10. Ministry Endurance: An Interview with Brent Armstrong
10. Ministry Endurance: An Interview with Brent Armstrong
Bryan, Aaron, and Pastor Brent Armstrong discuss ministry endurance and longevity. This is an archive episode that predates the Bryan Samms podcast. 
26:10
May 15, 2020
9. Final Thoughts on the King James Version Only Position
9. Final Thoughts on the King James Version Only Position
Bryan and Aaron discuss the three problematic realities of the King James Only position.
26:45
May 01, 2020
8. Authorized - A Discussion on Bible Readability Part 2
8. Authorized - A Discussion on Bible Readability Part 2
Bryan continues his discussion with his friend and author Mark Ward on the book "Authorized: The Use and Misuse of the King James Bible".
35:08
April 15, 2020
7. Authorized - A Discussion on Bible Readability
7. Authorized - A Discussion on Bible Readability
Bryan interviews author Mark Ward and discusses his book titled "Authorized: The Use and Misuse of the King James Bible".
27:07
April 01, 2020
6. Appreciating Our Heritage
6. Appreciating Our Heritage
Bryan discusses heritage with his good friend and pastor Steve Cox from Simpsonville, South Carolina.
27:44
March 14, 2020
5. Excelling As An Assistant Pastor
5. Excelling As An Assistant Pastor
Bryan discusses the strategy behind being an assistant pastor in a large ministry with Joel Cowart, Christian Education Pastor at Shiloh Metropolitan Baptist Church. 
29:51
February 29, 2020
4. I Should Have Been Dead Part 2
4. I Should Have Been Dead Part 2
Bryan continues his discussion with former pastor and current River City Baptist Church deacon, Mike Bennett.
26:36
February 15, 2020
3. I Should Have Been Dead Part 1
3. I Should Have Been Dead Part 1
Former pastor and current River City Baptist Church deacon Mike Bennett talks with Bryan about his struggles with depression and ministry burn out. 
29:14
February 01, 2020
2. Why Bible College Isn't Enough
2. Why Bible College Isn't Enough
Bryan discusses the shared experiences and challenges of Bible College with some of his staff and how this impacts full time ministry.
35:33
December 18, 2019
1. Why Another Podcast?
1. Why Another Podcast?
Special Guest Erik Mckay shares his experience in ministry and what lead him to become the Youth Ministry Pastor at River City Baptist Church.
24:09
December 17, 2019