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We live in a world where "aggressive" is one of the few dirty words left. Our culture celebrates the crass and profane, while risk and difficulty are a sign that something is wrong. Put simply, this passivity is killing us. Our relationships are weaker, our work is unfulfilling, our finances are a disaster, and our faith is nonexistent. Host Brian Tome believes there is a better way, and it's by embracing the power of healthy aggression. Listen in as he talks with people who are living lives that punch passivity in the mouth.

The Aggressive Life with Brian Tom‪e‬ Crossroads Church

    • Christianity
    • 4.8 • 350 Ratings

We live in a world where "aggressive" is one of the few dirty words left. Our culture celebrates the crass and profane, while risk and difficulty are a sign that something is wrong. Put simply, this passivity is killing us. Our relationships are weaker, our work is unfulfilling, our finances are a disaster, and our faith is nonexistent. Host Brian Tome believes there is a better way, and it's by embracing the power of healthy aggression. Listen in as he talks with people who are living lives that punch passivity in the mouth.

    Swinging For the Fences with Adam Duvall—MLB Outfielder

    Swinging For the Fences with Adam Duvall—MLB Outfielder

    Who's Adam Duvall? He's a record-holding, All-Star left fielder who's suited up for the Cincinnati Reds, Atlanta Braves, and now the Miami Marlins. But he's so much more than that. He's a humble warrior, fighting through an adult diagnosis of Type-1 Diabetes, and free agency, to stay in the game he loves. 

    • 30 min
    Part 2: Your Sex Questions Answered with Emma Schmidt—Sex and Relationship Therapist

    Part 2: Your Sex Questions Answered with Emma Schmidt—Sex and Relationship Therapist

    Part two of Brian's enlightening conversation with Emma Schmidt, a sex and relationship therapist. The pair move through a second set of listener submitted questions, covering topics like emotional wounds, the effects of purity culture, and masturbation. 

    • 39 min
    Part 1: Your Sex Questions Answered with Emma Schmidt—Sex and Relationship Therapist

    Part 1: Your Sex Questions Answered with Emma Schmidt—Sex and Relationship Therapist

    You asked... we found the expert. Brian tosses around listener submitted questions on sex and relationships with therapist Emma Schmidt. It's an unpredictable, entertaining, and utterly enlightening first half of a two-part conversation you can't miss. 

    • 44 min
    Walking the Road to Recovery with Kurt Platte—Addiction Survivor and Mentor

    Walking the Road to Recovery with Kurt Platte—Addiction Survivor and Mentor

    Kurt Platte seemed to be thriving, but he was living with a dark secret: addiction. For 29 years, it dictated the day-to-day of his life, threatening to destroy everything he loved. Kurt’s walked the long road to recovery and now helps others do the same. He shares his unbelievable story, including personal insights for anyone whose life is touched by addiction.

    • 49 min
    Brady vs. Mahomes, Who is the Weeknd? and Why You Can’t Find Ammo with Solomon Wilcots—Award-Winning NFL Analyst

    Brady vs. Mahomes, Who is the Weeknd? and Why You Can’t Find Ammo with Solomon Wilcots—Award-Winning NFL Analyst

    It’s Super Bowl week, the most unifying holiday of the year. Brian sits down with his friend, former NFL pro turned award-winning analyst, Solomon Wilcots, for a discussion around the big game, confusion about the half-time show, and why Solomon can’t shoot coyotes. 

    • 1 hr 1 min
    Episode 63: Nick Spicher—Enneagram Coach

    Episode 63: Nick Spicher—Enneagram Coach

    Personality tests might be all the rage, but knowing more about yourself is only helpful if it produces tangible change in your life. Today, I talk with a good friend (and Enneagram nerd) Nick Spicher, for a full run-down of the most popular personality typing out there—and how to use it to push your life forward. 

    • 59 min

Customer Reviews

4.8 out of 5
350 Ratings

350 Ratings

Amberkaltsas ,

Honest

I love the genuine grit and truth of the podcast.

Rocky W ,

Valuable

Brian’s podcast, books too, gives tons of value. Interesting topics and guests. To the point and without preaching at you or down to you. Uplifting and makes you want to do and be a better you. Also helps that he is a fellow motorcycle enthusiast 😁

lizdamzelfli921 ,

On My Top 10

This podcast is fun, challenging, and informative. Love hearing from different people from all walks of life who are making Aggressive Moves in their lives. Give it a try! I recommend it!

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