Life can be lonely and difficult. It is compounded when a family is faced with autism. April is National Autism Month and to honor families with autism, Tom Michaels Zahradnik spoke with Ellie and Steve Fella about their journey with autism and how they had to overcome denial. Ellie and Steve Fella are parents of two daughters one who has autism. Through it they are learning to trust in God and have realized that Samathna and Alex are both made in the image of God and a gift from Him.
With the Academy Awards past and so much in our culture that focuses on Fame and recognition, what about the people you never hear about but are making a life changing impact on others. Paul Grimsland is one of those. Over 25 years ago he went to the Philippines and his life has never been the same since. “One small step…” – the March edition of Heart 2 Heart the podcast with TMZ's guest, Paul Grimsland, co-founder of Hope 4 Change International and our very own Production Director here at the Sound of Life. God will use anyone when they simply obey.
There are two things that make for a successful marriage… Hard work and the grace of God. On this month of looooove, TMZ and his best friend and wife of 27 years, Cathleen, talk about what they've learned about real love. This Valentine’s edition of Heart 2 Heart is their story of struggles, laughs and God.
How about starting the New Year with prayer and fasting? Getting hungry for God could be what you need to bring Real Change into your life. Gregg Johnson, Senior Pastor of The Mission Church and President of Global Leadership Training, is TMZ's special guest as they talk about the 21 Days of Hunger. (This conversation originally aired on January 2012)
Christmas is a time of joy, family, and food! So there is no better choice for the Christmas edition of Heart to Heart than to have Joe Hunter
For over 20 years, Joe Hunter has been getting listeners going every weekday morning as host of Cup a Joe Morning Show here on the Sound of Life. But what gets Joe going the morning? Joe Hunter, The Sound of Life’s Program Director joins TMZ for a candid chat about life growing up in North Carolina and moving north.
John Wesley said - "God does nothing but by prayer, and everything with it." It was through prayer and the choice to obey God at His word that the Flach family began the journey of adoption. Sandra Flach, co-founder of Justice for Orphans is TMZ's special guest on this National Adoption Month addition of Heart to Heart – the podcast.
Madaline Defeo is a wife and Mom who never expected to hear the word cancer in her life. But when the diagnosis came what followed was a journey through a deep valley lead by God Himself who continually reminded her that He alone is her place of shelter in the trial. During breast cancer awareness month, hear Madeline’s story of how the God of the Bible made Himself known as she battled breast cancer.
Tim Walterbach, new Executive Director of Transformation Life Center, was a young man searching for answers to life’s toughest questions. At the age of 19, God heard his simple prayer. Hear Tim’s story of how after surrendering his life to Jesus, he allowed success to become his drug of choice and how God changed his heart.
David Berkowitz, the serial killer known as the son of Sam was convicted and sentenced to approximately 365 consecutive years. Ten years into his sentence, in 1987, that all changed. David surrendered his life to Jesus Christ. Can God forgive and redeem THAT MUCH? Find out on the August edition of Heart to Heart with Tom Michaels Zahradnik.
At the age of 15 Kim Adams knew she was called by God to adopt a child with Down’s syndrome though no one else believed her. Hear the story of courageous single Mom who adopted not one but two amazing kids, Matthew and Judy. Kim went on to found “GiftsfromTheHeartForDowns.org. All three join Tom in the studio for the July edition.