moving the podcast – interview from November 8, 2014
Episode 31. Willie Morris is here to tell us all about Faithbox, a new subscription service built on three tenets: growth, discovery, and giving. Their goal is to enrich “Christian lives through faith-based content and socially responsible product discovery”.
“The most important thing is making sure we deliver that value every month to people. And that we provide a box that’s meaningful, and actually does help them strengthen their faith and enrich their life.”
0:00 ~ What is Faithbox?
4:10 ~ where the idea came from
9:40 ~ from idea to business
14:00 ~ choosing awesome content
17:35 ~ stacking up positive wins
Episode 29. Matt Mikalatos joins us again, this time to talk about demons and possession, and what the Bible says about both.
“What I’m trying to do is to not be skeptical, or not be naive, or just accepting, but to be discerning. Is this in the realm of what could happen? Is it likely that it did happen? … And regardless of what the situation is, it never hurts to pray with someone.”
0:00 ~ who has authority to exorcise demons
8:15 ~ views from a secular vs christian childhood
14:55 ~ What are demons?
25:00 ~ Satan’s powers and abilities
31:20 ~ How do you know? (examples of possession)
44:00 ~ a worldview of demons and possession
49:30 ~ personal experiences
Episode 27. If you get a DUI in Virginia, you have to go through the Alcohol Safety Awareness Program before you can get your license back. Jaime talks about the program, how it works and what about her job makes “every day worth doing what you do”.
“You’re never cured. It’s just like a person that has cancer is never cured… The difference is that people feel sorry for somebody who has cancer, but you don’t feel sorry for somebody that has an alcohol or drug problem.”
0:00 ~ ASAP
5:50 ~ What is the Program?
9:55 ~ the clients/individualized intervention
13:55 ~ case managers
19:00 ~ a really big responsibility
27:00 ~ Why do this job?
moving the podcast – interview from February 11, 2014
Episode 25. Meet some of the people Tyler Tarver might be in the course of a day: school principal, math teacher, comedian, videographer, photographer, podcaster, husband and father.
“I don’t want my life to look like…I don’t know…to have been written by a crappy writer. You know what I mean? I would rather be unexpected and be lighthearted about stuff.”
0:00 ~ so many different pieces
6:40 ~ being serious is easy; being funny is hard
9:40 ~ teacher of the year
17:15 ~ Tyler Tarver Studios
21:00 ~ Talk Hugs and Courtesy Laughs
26:15 ~ Family Man
30:30 ~ Fast Talker