Worship music is not a career choice, it’s a calling, and it’s one that Worship Artist, Shelly E. Johnson, has embraced with joyful surrender. Most well-known for writing the powerful worship anthem “Power of the Cross”, which has been recorded by Natalie Grant, Steve Green and is being used in churches worldwide, Shelly has served […]
Today we chat with Mary Miller. She’s a young entrepreneur who turned her hobby and passion for lettering into a “hand lettering and calligraphy business focused in the wedding industry, events, and custom digital pieces.” Mary’s story is one of hope and determination towards pursuing your passion. After a sledding accident in college left her […]
Today’s episode is more of a topical discussion on Narcissism; personality traits of the disorder as well as references found in the character of Emily Gilmore from the TV show Gilmore Girls. I think we just wanted an excuse to binge-watch the show for research. 😉 Disclaimer: we are NOT psychologists nor any other type of doctor […]
Meet Weston Slaton, if you have not already. This guy is a talented actor, he’s funny, and he reminds me of my favorite childhood TV star “Ricky Schroder.” (That is a huge compliment, Weston. I promise!). Working for Northpoint Ministries, Weston plays the character “Gordo” in the monthly KidStuf show. He also acts in local musical […]
Have you ever thought to yourself, “If not now, when?” or “Why not now?” Today’s episode is about just that. Carolyn Penner seized an opportunity to explore her passion for drama while taking a year off from her “real world job” to travel with “Up With People.” There are times when you have to look […]
In this episode, we talk about exploring passions. Taking interests we have one step further to see if that develops into a passion. Whether you already have an existing passion for something or just a small, budding amount of interest in it, explore it. You might be surprised by the outcome. Try something new. See where […]
For this episode, we did kind of a play on the “Turning 21 rites of passage” milestone and what this represents for us here at Tea of Life. From taking our first baby steps in podcasting to cutting teeth on some interviews, we find ourselves at the still youthful (episode) age of 21! Although it’s […]
Summer time is winding down here in the South and we are gearing up for Back to School. This is the perfect time not only to check off that last minute summer “to do list” item, but also be mindful of how you want this school year to go. In this episode: “Forever We” Episode […]
John Mays is the A&R representative for Centricity Music in Franklin, TN. For those who don’t know, A&R stands for Artists and Repertoire. This is the division of a record label that is responsible for scouting talent and overseeing artistic development – “who they record and what they record.” With over 35 years experience in serving […]
For Today’s episode, we are back at Woodstock City Church having a conversation with Chantel Adams, founder of ForeverWe.org. After hearing Chantel tell her story, we knew this was one message we wanted to bring to our listeners and to share the wonderful hope that this company brings to children with cancer through the gift […]
This episode wraps up our conversation with friend Sue Becker, of The Bread Becker’s Inc. We review and finish up with her 7 easy steps to Healthy Living Simplified: Bread:There are 44 nutrients needed by our bodies to sustain life and promote health. There are only 4 missing in wheat: vitamin A (carrots), vitamin C […]
For this episode, we were excited to be on site at The Bread Becker’s Store in Woodstock, GA chatting with Tiffany’s dear friend, Sue Becker. Blessed to spend a good bit of time with Sue, we gleaned truths about wheat and gluten and heard her story of how God called her and her husband to […]
Leadership is something we are passionate about here on the Tea of Life Podcast, and today we want to honor our favorite leaders. These two are the leaders of our homes, the leaders behind and the biggest fans of our podcast, the fathers of our children, and our sweet husbands. Meet Brandon and Conrad. (Queue […]
Our original plan for this episode was to share some of our takeaways on our journey to minimalism. You’ll hear our disclaimer that we are NOT pretending to have the corner on this market, nor do we want to re-invent this wheel, but rather, our hope is that you will feel encouraged to either a) […]
For today’s episode, we traveled to Woodstock City Church for our first on location recording and spoke to UpStreet Director, Matt Hayes. UpStreet is the Children’s Ministry for kids, Kindergarten thru 5th grade. Woodstock City Church is a campus of North Point Community Church, which is under the direction of Andy Stanley. Matt shares his […]
“Develop a passion for learning. If you do, you will never cease to grow.”- Anthony J. D’Angelo For me, I think the title should be “A Really Freeing Conversation about Homeschool.” Meet Jennifer Bernhard: this wife and mom of three shares about her family’s decision to transition to homeschooling after the closing of the school they […]
Singer-Songwriter Rachel Noel shares her struggle with mental illness; the effect it’s had on her life, and how through sorrow and pain, she’s experienced a new depth in her passion for music and worship. Rachel’s story encourages us to stay passionate even when you are not where you want to end up. She has learned […]
This week concludes our conversation with missionaries Troy & Casie Haight (Part 2/2). Listen in as we hear the rest of Baby GN’s story and the role his life has already played in saving the Spirit Children. Casie shares more about their ministry and the next step on their journey. One Step In Faith is a non-profit organization “which establishes local […]
Have you ever found yourself in a situation where you knew that God was calling you out to do something that you had never taken interest in before, nor did you ever think that you would have a desire for it or equipped for it? Our guests today share their story of how they found […]
Tiffany, the founder of dontwastethecrumbs.com, tells us how simply sharing her ideas on her blog turned into something more than she could have ever imagined. What started out as something small has now become one of her biggest passions and her full-time business – helping others save money on groceries. She also shares her newest […]
Today, we talk with Dr. Lisa Stafford Johnson about her passion for helping others via her career and ministry. She is a Doctor of Chiropractics and avid tea drinker/health advocate! You may have heard of some of the benefits of drinking tea, but did you know about using it as a beauty aid? Listen in as […]
Do you believe that we can only have one passion and that we are born with our passions already planted in us, or is it something that we cultivate over time? What do you do if you don’t know what your passion is? In this episode we share, not only what we are passionate about, […]
Today we interview April’s friend Jamie. Jamie shares with us life, love, and what she does. Due to the nature of the topic we discuss, today’s episode has sensitive content. The Month of April is Sexual Assault Awareness Month and Jamie is a S.A.N.E. –Sexual Assault Nurse Examiner. She helps people (not just women) who […]
Join us today as we talk to Tiffany about her start of homeschooling and the journey she has taken during the past 10 years of homeschooling her two boys.
Get to know the people in the podcast. This week, April interviews Tiffany. Tiffany is an official Georgia Peach with a lot of passion and spunk.
This week is all about April. A Northerner by birth, moving to the South was just one small destination on her journey.
Bravery builds bravery. Small Bravery bites are easier to chew than one big chunk.