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Each episode Glenn and Jacob Robinson (father and son) will bring you interviews with industry shaping leaders from all walks of life to discuss their leadership principles and how that mixes with their faith. You will hear the stories of success and failures from individuals in hopes that it will help you write your own story. From politics and healthcare to non-profit and ministry we hope you are encouraged and inspired as these people tell you how they are Chasing What Matters.

Chasing What Matters Glenn Robinson & Jacob Robinson

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Each episode Glenn and Jacob Robinson (father and son) will bring you interviews with industry shaping leaders from all walks of life to discuss their leadership principles and how that mixes with their faith. You will hear the stories of success and failures from individuals in hopes that it will help you write your own story. From politics and healthcare to non-profit and ministry we hope you are encouraged and inspired as these people tell you how they are Chasing What Matters.

    CWM - Brian Townley

    CWM - Brian Townley

    Our guest today is Brian Townley.  Brian - began a 26 year banking career at The National Banks of Central Texas which later became (NationalUnited), where he served as a Senior Vice President. There he began to help other banking executives discover their talents and motivation.  Soon he began doing it on an international stage. Brian has published leadership training videos – as well as authored 3 books on Leadership. Brian still speaks to a wide variety of audiences – and now in a partner in a real estate firm,  In his spare time, he still supports his local community and gives back to ministries and organizations than make a difference.

    Brian Townley

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    • 52 min
    CWM - Jim Denison - Season 3

    CWM - Jim Denison - Season 3

    This week we welcome Dr. Jim Denison – a returning guest to our podcast.
    Dr. Denison is a cultural scholar, pastor, and author who helps people respond biblically and redemptively to the vital issues of our day through The Daily Article. 
    He is the CEO of Dallas based Denison Ministries which is transforming 6.8 million lives through meaningful digital content from DenisonForum.org, First15.org, ChristianParenting.org,
     and FoundationsWithJanet.org. 
    He is a widely sought speaker, podcaster, and subject-matter expert on radio about cultural issues from a biblical perspective and has taught on the philosophy of religion and apologetics at several seminaries. 
    He is also a cultural consultant for various organizations that seek a Christian worldview on current events. 
    Prior to launching Denison Forum in 2009, he pastored churches in Texas and Georgia. 
    He holds a Ph.D. and a Master of Divinity from Southwestern Baptist Theological Seminary. 
    Jim and his wife, Janet, live in Dallas, Texas. They have two married sons and four grandchildren.

    Denison Ministries

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    • 52 min
    CWM - Austin Hardison

    CWM - Austin Hardison

    Austin Hardison is the Executive Director of Red Mountain Grace, a non-profit with the mission of providing housing for families receiving long-term medical care in Birmingham. He is married to McCall and they have a son, Charlie, and a daughter, Nelle . Austin is a Birmingham native, where he has spent the majority of his career in development for higher education and nonprofit organizations.
    Prior to Red Mountain Grace, Austin worked at the UAB School of Medicine and Lifeline Children’s Services, contributing to a rich background in fundraising - from participating in large, national capital campaigns to managing communications, events  and a development team.
    Austin and McCall are members at Redeemer Community Church, where they lead a home group. When not with his family, Austin enjoys trying to improve his golf game instead of riding his road bike. He also has a passion for baseball and local restaurants.

    Red Mountain Grace

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    • 58 min
    CWM - Mayor Ginger Nelson

    CWM - Mayor Ginger Nelson

    Our guests today is Ginger Nelson – Mayor of Amarillo, Texas. She is a graduate of Texas Tech with several degrees – including law. She and her husband – Kevin – moved to Amarillo in 1995 to begin work as an attorney, start their family and eventually she and Kevin opened their own law firm 8 years later.
    Besides being Mayor – Ginger is very involved in her community and her church’s student ministry.

    Ginger and Kevin are proud parents to Madeleine, Pearse and Jace. The family attends Hillside Christian Church.

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    CWM - Chief Sheryl Victorian

    CWM - Chief Sheryl Victorian

    Our guests today is Waco Police Chief Sheryl Victorian.  Chief Victorian is a native Texan and a 28-year law enforcement professional. She was sworn in as the City of Waco’s Chief of Police on March 15, 2021, after serving with the Houston Police Department for 28 years. In her role with the Houston Police Department – she served as an Assistant Chief of the Patrol Region 2 Command.  
    Her law enforcement experience includes assignments in the Major Offenders, Homicide, Special Victims, Internal Affairs, Training and the South Central and Southeast Patrol Divisions.  She has received a number of outstanding law enforcement awards throughout her career.
    She holds a Bachelor of Science degree in Administration of Justice from Texas Southern University, a Master of Science Degree in Criminal Justice from the University of Houston, and a Doctor of Philosophy Degree in Administration of Justice from Texas Southern University. 
    In her spare time, Chief Victorian is a playwright, and enjoys traveling, mentoring, teaching, and spending time with her family.

    Waco PD

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    • 53 min
    CWM - Scott Kedersha

    CWM - Scott Kedersha

    Our guests this week on #ChasingWhatMatters podcast is Scott Kedersha.
    Scott Kedersha is an author and serves as the Marriage & Family Pastor at Harris Creek Baptist Church. Through this ministry, he has helped more than 5,000 couples answer the question, "Ready or Knot?"
    Scott is married to Kristen, they have 4 sons and after serving at Watermark Community Church in Dallas for more than 12 years – they now live in Waco.

    Ready or Knot

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    • 56 min

Customer Reviews

4.9 out of 5
59 Ratings

59 Ratings

Kelly R Bass ,

Reliably great podcast

Every episode of this podcast is filled with insight and wisdom! The hosts ask questions with a depth that makes each guest memorable. It is as uplifting as it is teaching!

BrainDadMS ,

Gets my attention every Monday!

Glenn & Jacob,

Thank you for presenting “Chasing What Matters”. The servant-leaders you interview have so many inspirational stories. All have unique leadership lessons.

Sincerely,
Bob Sims

Dbh2od8 ,

The kind of guys you want to listen to!

I have listened to 3 episodes and just love the heart of the guys on this podcast. Wisdom in every word. God bless you both.

Listening from Lubbock, TX. Keep up the inspiring work.

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