Jan 1st, 2015 by heart2heart
On January 9th
the Sound of Life celebrates 30 years of connecting people with the positive
message of Jesus Christ. So how did it all begin? TMZ goes into the
archives and pulls up a broadcast that was produced 27
years ago during the Sound of Life‘s 3rd anniversary in 1988 when there was
only one station, our flagship, 89.7 FM in Kingston, NY. It was hosted by then
Broadcast Manager, Sam Mason, and was called “I Remember When.” Listen
and hear the favored history of God’s goodness and faithfulness as He began His
Dec 6th, 2014 by heart2heart
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 21 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.
Nov 5th, 2014 by heart2heart
While living in
Texas, Greg and Kristi Clark were prayerfully considering how to start their family. They knew adoption was the direction God was
leading them but not in the way they expected… TMZ talks with Greg in honor of National
Adoption Month. Greg Clark is Lead Pastor of City View Church in Scotia, NY.
Hear how God brought Greg and Kristi Clark from Texas to NY with two new
special members to their family, Grace and Jacob, and a burden to continue to
foster and adopt.
Oct 4th, 2014 by heart2heart
decided to run for congress. She did and
she won. Then she ran again and
lost. Now she is running a third time. Tom wanted to
know what calls a person to run for public office so he sat down with Nan to ask her himself. Join Tom Michaels Zahradnik and his special guest Dr. Nan Hayworth.
Nan shares her passion for people and their rights as free citizens and her
commitment the US Constitution. Tune in.
Sep 3rd, 2014 by heart2heart
Derek Duncan was enamored as a middle schooler by a missions trip his Dad took to lay block and help build a church. He decided he wanted to be a brick layer too. But after a few years he knew there was more to his life than simply laying block.TMZ's special guest is Church Plant Pastor and
Sound of Life Vice Chairman, Derek Duncan.
Derek wanted his life to be about doing the hard things and so he and
his family left job security, a church and family in Memphis, Tenn and ventured
to the great Northeast to plant a church.
Listen to this candid chat with one of Tom's good friends and ministry partner.
Jul 8th, 2014 by heart2heart
This is an encore airing of TMZ's conversation from 2012 with Don Lough, Word of Life's Executive Director as he shares about the mission of reaching young people with the only message that can change their lives.
Jun 1st, 2014 by heart2heart
Author Laura Ingalls Wilder once said – “No one has ever achieved anything
from the smallest to the greatest unless the dream was dreamed first.”
From her years growing up in Alaska, AnnaLee
Conti dreamed a dream… to be an author.
Yet over two score year passed unil that dream came to fruition. But it was her Grandmother, in AnnaLee’s teen
years, that inspired her to be a story teller.
AnnaLee Conti, author of the Alaskan Waters trilogy, is Tom's special guest for this month's podcast. Five generations of ministers and
almost two decades in Alaska gave
her a great backdrop to fulfilling her dream, writing fiction. You are never too old and AnnaLee’s story will
be proof to you of that.
May 3rd, 2014 by heart2heart
Foster parenting is not for the faint of heart and is much different from adoption. Family Life CEO Dennis Rainey, has said, “The church ought to be at the front of the line . . . emptying the foster care system in every state."
Kathy and Michael Smith are doing their part as foster parents. Kathy is learning that a true foster
parent doesn’t try to take the place of the birth parents. Only with God’s compassion, you learn to
love both child and parent and the results have been profound. “Are You My Mother?” is the National Foster
Care Month episode of Heart 2 Heart, the podcast, with TMZ's special guest, friend and the Sound of Life's Acting Chairman of the Board, Kathy Smith. Kathy shares the joys and the heart-ache of
being a foster parent and encourages you to make a difference as a foster
parent by sharing some practical "how-to's".
Apr 2nd, 2014 by heart2heart
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.
Mar 3rd, 2014 by heart2heart
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