Episodes

Sept. 2, 2021

045 - Berger's Burgers

Today Jonah speaks about building community. One hamburger at a time. The problems of the world can be overwhelming but there are…

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Aug. 26, 2021

044 - The Silent Pastor

Meet Gary DeVries. Pastor, Hospital Chaplain, Father, and also my father-in-law. This is a rare soul of a man who sees the world …

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Aug. 19, 2021

043 - A Tree Doesn't Walk

Come and meet Season Ciriello. A wise and vibrant 16 ear old who is adjusting to the fact that she now has a disease, and it help…

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Aug. 12, 2021

042 - Anything but Down

If you want a 40 minute class on perspective, sit down and listen to this truly rare conversation with Sally McCance. Upon hearin…

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Aug. 5, 2021

041 - Walk Like Me

Today we sit down with Rai Ganesan. A young woman who will leave you feeling hopeful for the future. She tells us about the life …

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July 29, 2021

040 - Blodgett Baby

Today we meet a dear friend of mine Rick Meyering. Camp Director, servant of the people, and true Michigander. We talk about grow…

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July 22, 2021

039 - Stef and the Stick of Butter

Today, Jonah reads a favorite chapter from his newest book; The Starngest of Places. Come see how a dream about an old friend and…

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July 15, 2021

038 - Mixing it Up

Today Jonah reads another chapter from his new book; The Strangest of Places. An entire episode dedicated to the Mix Tape. How it…

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July 8, 2021

037 - Soul Camp

Today we sit down with Joel Van Egbert, or Jonah 2.0! He is a brother from another mother, a camp director, and a spirit not to b…

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July 1, 2021

036 - Lost and Found

Today we take a break from the interview and I read a chapter from my new book, The Strangest of Places. We read the chapter titl…

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June 24, 2021

035 - The Future Bright

Today we meet Annabelle Ensor. Seventeen year old new member of the CMT community and a walkin talkin example of why the future i…

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June 17, 2021

034 - Success, Made Up

This is the one and only Jamie Melser Greenberg. Old friend and make-up artist to the stars turned make up guru. She has taken he…

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June 10, 2021

033 - They Call Her Mzungu

Meet the gentle giant heart of Jessica Koster. She is a Physical Therapist and has chosen to use her skills and her path to help …

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June 3, 2021

032 - Clay in the Sculptors Hands

Today we sit and take a journey with my old and dear friend Tami who with her husband embarked on a journey of a decade and a hal…

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May 27, 2021

031 - Sisters of the Syndrome

Sometimes if you are lucky, you find friends that become tighter than relatives. Meet just those ladies. Laura, Peggy, and Kathi …

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May 20, 2021

030 - Mama of the Funky Feet

Today we meet my amazing friend Erin Weierbach. CMT Patient, champion of disabled youth and mother to a son with CMT. We talk abo…

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May 13, 2021

029 - The Queso King

Meet Manolo Cervantes. A Business owner, cheese maker, proud Mexican, and youth leader. This unique spirit tells it like it is an…

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May 6, 2021

028 - Pandemic Positives: A Camp Director's Camp Director

What a thrill it was for me as a Camp Director and lifelong camp participant to sit down with Tom Rosenberg. President and CEO of…

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April 29, 2021

027 - Son of a Preacher Man

Today we sit down with Stephen Wooden. County Commissioner and all around good soul. We talk about his path to politics and how t…

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April 22, 2021

026 - Size Doesn't Matter

Last week we met Susan Mooney and this week we meet her son, and my good friend, Ross. Ross is 27, has an acquired brain injury, …

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April 15, 2021

025 - The Ranch of Tall Tales

Today y'all, we meet my dear old friend and self-made path paver, Susan Mooney. Susan and her husband Pat are parents to Ross who…

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April 8, 2021

024 - On Again, Off Again

Last week we talked with Karel Horney, time to meet her son and my old friend Adam Horney! He is an amazing man who loves country…

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April 1, 2021

023 - Divine Intervention

Today we sit down with my old friend, and long ago boss, and author, and rockstar Karel Horney. She has battled eating disorders,…

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March 25, 2021

022 - Attack of the Beta Cells

Today we meet Ricky Taylor, Type 1 diabetic, 4th Degree Blackbelt Sensei and amazing human spirit. We talk about how diabetes aff…

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