In this podcast episode I talk about getting caught in the trap of trying to prove ourselves over and over again. I will discuss ways to overcome getting caught up in trying to win approval through performance.
In this podcast I talk about three strategies we can use in our daily lives to go from surviving to thriving.
My guest on the Spiritual Warriors Unite podcast is Pastor Caleb Cox. He is the director of Respond Ministries at Redeemer Lutheran Church in Fort Collins, Colorado and he is also a CrossFit coach at Fort Collins CrossFit. We talk about how being in community can be a transformative experience when surrounded by people with a common vision and goal.
In this podcast I share my story of what led me to get my first tattoo. It’s a personal internal commitment to myself that I will live my life boldly and with courage. It’s a commitment to myself that I am willing to get out of my comfort zone so I can make a difference in the world that I am called to make. That I am willing to show up big and not shrink back.
My guest on the Spiritual Warriors Unite podcast is Jeremy Couch. Jeremy is the Executive Director and Assistant Professor of Leadership at Palm Beach Atlantic University, a premier Christian university in Central Florida. He is also a speaker, podcaster, leadership blogger and coach. We discussed what it means to have a growth mindset vs. a fixed mindset. Jeremy shares some of his favorite books and personal development and how we can always be learning and growing. You can listen to his podcast here.
My guest on the Spiritual Warriors Unite podcast is Dr. Steve Hoke. He is a leader development and strategic life coach. We get into a discussion of what characteristics make an effective leader, why we should look to Jesus as our leadership role model and we also talk about some practical things we can start doing today to develop our leadership skills.
Does life really have to be so “hard?” Does it always have to be a struggle? It seems in my own personal and professional life I have become really good at making things hard. I have always been hard on myself. I have always demanded perfectionism of myself and when I don’t live up to my own expectations I beat myself up mentally and yes sometimes even physically. Damn, that’s a hard way to live life, no pun intended. This podcast will show us a new possibility of looking at life. It doesn't always have to be hard and a struggle. Sometimes we just forget to have fun and laugh.
In this episode of the Spiritual Warriors Unite podcast I invite a new possibility of a way of seeing church. Church isn’t just a place to go to check the box for our Christian duty. It’s a place where we come alive and our dreams, purpose and passion are born and realized. It’s a place where we can be authentic, vulnerable and share our story. It’s where we are seen and heard. It’s where deep community is formed. It’s where we go to become who God created us to be so we can go out and change the world. To me this is church.
My guest on this episode of the Spiritual Warriors Unite podcast is Susan Neal. Susan is an author, speaker, and certified health and wellness coach whose background in nursing and health services led her to seek new ways to educate and coach people to overcome health challenges. Her passion and mission are to improve the health of the body of Christ.
Susan lost her own health with ten medical diagnoses and two surgeries from an abscessed tooth. After her doctors did all they could for her, she used her nursing background and Gods wisdom to reclaim her health. Now she wants to help others regain their health as well.
Susan is the author of six books and numerous DVDs and decks. Her most recent book series Healthy Living Series is providing readers with knowledge so they can fight to reclaim their health and ideal weight.
In this podcast you will learn how to go from living a life of quiet desperation to living a life that makes you feel fully alive.
In this episode of the Spiritual Warriors Unite podcast you will learn how to get out of quiet desperation and live a life of passion and fire.
In this episode I interview Chris Dowling. Chris is the director and co-writer of RUN THE RACE.
Chris is a writer, producer and director known for his work on such films as WHERE HOPE GROWS and PRICELESS and the television series Repo Games.
In RUN THE RACE, two desperate brothers sacrifice today for a better tomorrow.
Reeling from his mother’s death and his father’s abandonment, Zach, an All-State athlete, finds glory on the football field, working to earn a college scholarship and the brothers’ ticket out of town.
When a devastating injury puts Zach—and his dreams—on the sidelines, David laces up his track cleats to salvage their future and point Zach toward hope.
In theaters February 22nd, RUN THE RACE shows what’s possible when you run to—instead of from—the overwhelming love of God.
In this episode I interview Erinn J. Campton. She is the author of the newly released book "A Love so Mighty: A true Story of God's Transforming Presence. Erinn has written elaborate tales since the first time her mother handed her a crayon. She walked with Jesus even before then and could not imagine a life apart from Him. Her best days are spent in a cuddle pile with a little boy and three semi-naughty canines while her soulmate is nearby tinkering in his garage. Born and raised in Northern Colorado, she is closest to our Lord when sitting on a mountain beside a river with a cup of coffee in one hand and a book in the other.
In this episode I discuss how we can increase our energy level by changing our internal state of being. When we go from being stuck in negative emotions to living from a place of joy, gratitude and appreciation our energy level and outlook on life improves dramatically. The only way to change our life is to change our energy.
In this episode of Spiritual Warriors Unite podcast I talk about ten traits that I believe exudes what a true spiritual warrior made in the image of God looks like.
My guest on this episode of the Spiritual Warriors Unite podcast is Everett Tellez. Everett is President of FIT Project which exists to equip others with physical and spiritual strength. He is also the author of Faith Infused Training: A Biblical Perspective of Health and Fitness.
In this podcast we talk about how men can be better spiritual leaders around health and fitness. What role shame plays in our addictions and how we can build a strong foundation for health and fitness.
In this podcast I talk about my recent experiences of getting my butt kicked while getting in the arena. My fear of failure and fear of truly being seen.
The classic quote from Theodore Roosevelt challenges us to dare greatly to get in the arena while embracing risk and failure.
God asks us to take great risks for Him. Moses didn't feel he was qualified to fulfill the mission God asked him to do, just as I don't feel qualified for the mission God is asking me to do. But in my weakness, God's strength will shine through.
My guest on this episode of the Spiritual Warriors Unite podcast is Shawn Maves. Shawn is a former heavyweight bodybuilding champion. At the age of 23, Shawn also won the Mr. Ontario bodybuilding championship and qualified to compete for Mr. Canada. He is also a regular guest on Christian TV and radio shows and an author at Faith & Fitness Magazine. This podcast revolves around blog post featured in Faith & Fitness Magazine written by Shawn that talks about how less is more.
In this episode of the Spiritual Warriors Unite podcast I talk about rewiring our brain back to perfection by focusing on our thought life. It is based on the scripture Proverbs 4:23. "Be careful what you think because your thoughts run your life."
In this podcast I will share with you three ways to get out of isolation and into community for a heart transformation.
In this podcast I share my Spiritual Warrior Manifesto. My core values, beliefs and my mission for helping men reclaim their inner warrior.
My guest on this week's episode of Spiritual Warriors Unite is Russ Arman. Russ is both a dear friend and an online coaching client. Tune in to learn how Russ has juggled running his own business, family life and travel and still have a successful physical transformation. Russ has dropped twenty pounds and ten percent body fat over the past six months we have been working together.
Exhaustion is a common theme today as we go through our busy lives. I share my struggle with being exhausted this past week and ways to overcome this deep level of fatigue.
My guest on this episode of the Spiritual Warriors Unite podcast is Mark Gregston. Mark is an author, speaker, national radio host and the founder of Heartlight Ministries. He is immensely passionate about helping kids and parents through the turbulent teenage years. His latest book is titled, "Raising Teens in a Contrary Culture." This podcast is in partnership with Faith & Fitness Magazine.
My guest is one of my men's coaching clients, Matt Kuti. I have been working with Matt for about seven months. We discuss Matt's battle with body image and fear of going to the gym and how he has been able to overcome both of those challenges. Matt also shares how training for and completing a 10k race has transformed his life physically, mentally and spiritually.