Dr. Matthew Sleeth: Hope Always

April 27, 2021

Overview Today on the podcast, I got to talk to Dr. Matthew Sleeth. Dr. Sleeth is a former ER physician and chief of the hospital medical staff. He resigned from that position to teach, preach […]


Dr. Barbara Peacock: Soul Care in African American Practice

April 20, 2021

Overview Today on the podcast, I had the true delight of getting to talk to Dr. Barbara L. Peacock. Dr. Peacock is a D.Min. graduate of Gordon Conwell Theological Seminary. She’s a spiritual director, author, […]


A Conversation with Counseling Faculty

March 23, 2021

Overview Today on the podcast I got to talk to three of the counseling faculty at Asbury Seminary, Dr. Toddy Holeman, Dr. Steve Stratton and Dr. Laklieshia Izzard. We talked about the ways that 2020 […]


Ranjo Clements–Calling, Discipleship and Worship

March 9, 2021

Overview Ranjo Clements, associate pastor and worship leader at Great Commission Fellowship in Wilmore, Ky., joins the Thrive with Asbury Seminary Podcast today. Ranjo is from Mumbai, India, is an Asbury Seminary alum and is […]


Sandra McCracken–Singer. Song-writer. Hymn writer.

February 23, 2021

Overview Sandra McCracken, singer-songwriter and hymn writer from Nashville, Tennessee, joins the podcast today. She is a prolific recording artist and has produced 14 solo albums over two decades. Her best-selling release, Psalms (2015) received […]


Dr. Gregg Okesson–Public Missiology

February 9, 2021

Overview Today on the podcast, I talked to Dr. Gregg Okesson, Dean of the E. Stanley Jones School of World Mission and Evangelism at Asbury Seminary. Dr. Okesson is a church planter and served as […]


Tracy Balzer–Spiritual Direction

January 26, 2021

Overview  Today on the podcast, I had the real joy of talking to Tracy Balzer. Tracy is an author, speaker and guide. She’s written Thin Places, A Listening Life, and Permission to Ponder, and releasing […]


Dr. Winfield Bevins–Living Room Liturgy

December 22, 2020

Overview Today on the podcast, I had the privilege of talking to Dr. Winfield Bevins, Director of the Church Planting Initiative at Asbury Seminary. Dr. Bevins recently released a book this month called Living Room […]


Mr. Lo Alaman–We Sang a Dirge

December 8, 2020

Overview Today on the podcast, I had the real privilege of getting to talk to Lo Alaman. Lo is an artist, speaker and minister. He works as Director of Community Life at the Harvest Campus […]