Exploring More

Exploring More

Zoweh's Exploring More Podcast is an invitation to conversations committed to sharing our discoveries of the wild and wonderful Kingdom of God… how it works, who we are in it, and the Love and Life that is constantly pursuing us. The Kingdom of God isn’t easy nor is everything in our story good—there are predators and parasites in the spiritual realm, another kingdom, the kingdom of darkness that exists and violently opposes our discovering and becoming more. Exploring More is hosted by Michael Thompson, produced by Zoweh, and recorded in Durham, NC.... Show More

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February 25, 2021 34 min

Michael and SJ with Jeff and Dana Andrechyn discuss the sessions that Jeff and Dana lead for The Rendezvous Project and why they have such an impact on the participants. One key to building a marriage relationship is to spend time finding the glory in your partner rather than pointing out their faults. The Zoweh team reveals practical ways to strengthen marriages in a world that wants to promote division and divorce.

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February 18, 2021 35 min

Michael Thompson, SJ Jennings, and Jeff and Dana Andrechyn discuss the journey of building The Rendezvous Project. A small intimate voyage, going after redemptive marriage, relatability are some of the benefits that are a part of the discussion. The interactivity of the program is a strength which allows for God to enter the conversation. For those who are married, consider this question, "Do you realize the glory of you two to...

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February 11, 2021 44 min

In this episode, Michael & Robin and SJ & Sherry explore more about their journey in the creation of The Rendezvous Project. The Rendezvous weekend is intentionally held in a smaller more intimate space rather than a big ballroom marriage conference. The goal of marriage is to be known and to know another person intimately; therefore there needs to be an opportunity to prepare and share your story in an unhurried setting. T...

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February 4, 2021 39 min

Michael & Robin and SJ & Sherry discuss the state of marriages in light of the soon to be released Rendezvous Project. Has the close proximity of this extended season of quarantine created a perfect storm for your marriage? All marriages go through challenges and crisis, but this past year has magnified the typical relationship stressor due to the pandemic, financial stress, and political stress. Counseling appointments for...

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January 28, 2021 40 min

Michael and SJ continue discussing the concept of slowing down to facilitate intimacy and oneness with God. The Zoweh team hosts events for men and women to build a space away from the hustle and bustle of life to be able to listen to what God has to say about this season of your life. They also share the merits of The Rendezvous Project and how it will benefit married couples.

Zoweh events are listed at http://www.zoweh.org/events...

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January 23, 2021 33 min

Michael and SJ explore the concept of walking with God with the emphasis on walking instead of running or sprinting. They consider their "words" of the year and invite listeners to journal the words that God shares with them. They discuss the term "desire," which can have a negative connotation, and how God views desire and how to best handle desires.

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January 14, 2021 34 min

Michael and SJ continue the conversation about the speed of life compared to Godspeed. Join the discussion as they consider how the speed of life can affect our intimacy with God and outlook on life in general.

Godspeed: The Pace of Being Known - on Vimeo

Feel free to reach out to the team at exploringmore@zoweh.org

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January 8, 2021 37 min

Michael and SJ recap the feelings of 2020 and look forward to the Glory Days of 2021 as the Zoweh team prepares to walk in unity with God and others. What is in the way of hopefulness as God leads you into your next chapter? Michael and SJ explore how slowing down from breakneck speed to Godspeed could make all the difference in cultivating hope and intimacy with God.

Godspeed: The Pace of Being Known on Vimeo

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Michael, SJ and their wives Robin and Sherry discuss hope as it is related to the children's Christmas stories portrayed in "How the Grinch Stole Christmas," "A Charlie Brown Christmas," and "Rudolph the Red-Nosed Reindeer." These Christmas specials were created in the mid 1960s and each has a powerful story of transformation and redemption.

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Michael, SJ and their wives Robin and Sherry discuss hope as it is related to Christmas and traditional Christmas song "O Holy Night" in part 1 of a 2 part Christmas series with Zoweh.

Contact the team with questions, suggestions, and more at exploringmore@zoweh.org.

#Christmas #OHolyNight #Zoweh

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December 17, 2020 35 min

In part 2 of "What's Wrong with Men?," Michael Thompson, SJ Jennings, and Greg Sailors discuss the overall challenges men face, why churches are struggling to maintain men's ministry, all from the perspective that we at Zoweh are on the battlefield for the hearts of men.

Email us at exploringmore@zoweh.org

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December 10, 2020 38 min

In this 1st part of a 2-part episode, "What's Wrong with Men?," Michael Thompson, SJ Jennings, and Greg Sailors discuss the overall challenges men face, why churches are struggling to maintain men's ministry, all from the perspective that we at Zoweh are on the battlefield for the hearts of men.

Email us at exploringmore@zoweh.org

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December 3, 2020 31 min

Join Michael, SJ, and Greg for Part 2 of Grieving, Loss, and Thankfulness?. 2020 has been full of grief, loss and significant challenges but is there reason for thankfulness too?


Recommended Resources:
Heart of a Warrior (paperback version), Michael Thompson
Brene Brown - Sympathy vs. Empathy
If you purchase from Amazon, consider using smile.amazon.com and Amazon will donate a portion of your purchase to Zoweh.
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November 27, 2020 28 min

Join Michael, SJ, and Greg for Part 1 of Grieving, Loss, and Thankfulness?. 2020 has been full of grief, loss and significant challenges but is there reason for thankfulness too?


Recommended Resources:
Heart of a Warrior (paperback version), Michael Thompson
Brene Brown - Sympathy vs. Empathy
If you purchase from Amazon, consider using smile.amazon.com and Amazon will donate a portion of your purchase to Zoweh.
Email us at explori...

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November 20, 2020 44 min
Each man is on a journey; a journey of the heart as he goes through life. Join Michael, SJ, Greg, and David as they explore the Boyhood stage.   Recommended Resources: Healing the Masculine Soul - Gordon Dalby Fathered by God - John Eldredge If you purchase from Amazon, consider using smile.amazon.com and Amazon will donate a portion of your purchase to Zoweh. exploringmore@zoweh.org   #boyhood #ranger #warrior #lover #king ...
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November 13, 2020 55 min
Each man is on a journey; a journey of the heart as he goes through life. Join Michael and SJ as they explore the Ranger stage.   Recommended Resources: Healing the Masculine Soul - Gordon Dalby Fathered by God - John Eldredge If you purchase from Amazon, consider using smile.amazon.com and Amazon will donate a portion of your purchase to Zoweh. exploringmore@zoweh.org   #boyhood #ranger #warrior #lover #king #sage #morelove #m...
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Each man is on a journey; a journey of the heart as he goes through life. Join Michael and SJ in Part 2 of the Warrior stage.   Recommended Resources: Healing the Masculine Soul - Gordon Dalby Fathered by God - John Eldredge If you purchase from Amazon, consider using smile.amazon.com and Amazon will donate a portion of your purchase to Zoweh. exploringmore@zoweh.org   #boyhood #ranger #warrior #lover #king #sage #morelove #mor...
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Each man is on a journey; a journey of the heart as he goes through life. Join Michael and SJ in Part 1 of the Warrior stage.   Recommended Resources: Healing the Masculine Soul - Gordon Dalby Fathered by God - John Eldredge If you purchase from Amazon, consider using smile.amazon.com and Amazon will donate a portion of your purchase to Zoweh. exploringmore@zoweh.org   #boyhood #ranger #warrior #lover #king #sage #barrywhite...
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Each man is on a journey; a journey of the heart as he goes through life. Join Michael and SJ as they explore the Lover stage with Tom Benner.   Recommended Resources: Healing the Masculine Soul - Gordon Dalby Fathered by God - John Eldredge If you purchase from Amazon, consider using smile.amazon.com and Amazon will donate a portion of your purchase to Zoweh. exploringmore@zoweh.org   #boyhood #ranger #warrior #lover #king #...
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Each man is on a journey; a journey of the heart as he goes through life. Join Michael and SJ as they explore the King stage with Tom Benner.   Recommended Resources: Healing the Masculine Soul - Gordon Dalby Fathered by God - John Eldredge If you purchase from Amazon, consider using smile.amazon.com and Amazon will donate a portion of your purchase to Zoweh. exploringmore@zoweh.org
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