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R.S.V.P. Show

By April D. Metzler
Join your host, April D. Metzler, as she delves in deep with every episode to get down to the root of things! There is a heart behind every subject & she plans on hearing & visiting all about it! Whether it is joyful or heartbreaking, laughter-prone or on the serious side - her goal is to visit about truth & just be real. This show is based on her book, "Oh My God, My Heart!", & music album, "Oh My Heart Strings!". The Mission: seek God in it all! The Message: God loves you! Segments Include: Focusing on God in the Writing, Focusing on God in the Music, Heart Behind the Worship, & more!
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Heart Behind the Worship - Optimizing to Know God's Algorithm: Saying Yes to a Full Relationship! - Shea & Michelle Watson - The Pantry Podcast

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Focusing on God in the Music - An Introduction to Jesus, God, & Holy Spirit to Learn for Yourself How to Overcome - Michael McKinney "Mictech"
Join your host, April D. Metzler, as she visits with her very first brother-in-Christ from the post-millennial generation! He is an artist and entertainer from Tennessee who is gifted in songwriting and has a heart for worshipping God. His name is Michael McKinney, also known by his fans as "Mictech". What does it look like to find out for yourself who Jesus Christ, God, and Holy Spirit are... for real in action?! What does it mean to have a one-on-one real relationship, just you and the big Guy upstairs hanging out to learn all about His love for you? What is the difference between all-in, completely sold-out for God and just so-so, religious-driven Christianity from the view of the younger generation fresh outta school!? Get ready for a conversation all about this and even his grandmother's sound counsel life-application word "Focus" with Mictech & April! For those of the listening audience who like to be ready with the Word, April & Mictech will be visiting about Romans 12:2. What are some ways that we can use to apply the wisdom found in the passages of scripture they discuss in our day to day? Each podcast episode is located on April's website as a blog post with the video version included, as well. See her link below along with Mictech's links to stay connected. Subscribe on the youtube channel and on your favorite podcast platform by visiting the home page on April's website at https://www.aprildmetzler.com From the host: Grab your Bible, a study pad, and a pencil or pen. Get ready for some real, candid conversation about what it looks like in action to read, study, and apply the Word of God to our daily lives. - Connect with Mictech on his website: www.mictech123.com Facebook Page https://www.facebook.com/michael.mckinney.10420/ Instagram Page https://www.instagram.com/mictech123/ Twitter Page https://twitter.com/Mictech4 Youtube Channel https://www.youtube.com/channel/UCIqcfSu-bqqHwI3djjg5C1g New & Highly Recommended Digital Single talked about in the visit: White Lies listen on spotify The New Album: Alpha sample here on distrokid also follow & listen on spotify - Connect with host, April D. Metzler - https://www.aprildmetzler.com - Music and Book by the host - Book: Oh My God, My Heart!!! https://www.amazon.com/Oh-My-God-Heart-Pursuit/dp/0578721201 https://www.aprildmetzler.com/home/books Music Album: Oh My Heart Strings! https://www.amazon.com/Oh-Heart-Strings-April-Metzler/dp/B088W9BKDP https://www.aprildmetzler.com/home/music
01:26:38
July 23, 2021
Heart Behind the Worship - Optimizing to Know God's Algorithm: Saying Yes to a Full Relationship! - Shea & Michelle Watson - The Pantry Podcast
Join your host, April D. Metzler, as she visits with the co-hosts of The Pantry Podcast and founders of Busy Christian Creatives community, Shea & Michelle Watson! The main scriptures for this visit are Ecclesiastes 10:10 & Lamentations 3:26. Shea, Michelle, & April are about to delve into some Spiritual Nutrition! What does a deeper walk with God look like in action in who you are, what you do, and why you do it? What is the fullness of God? Do you know how to rest in  God? Are you still enough to hear God's voice through the Holy Spirit? What have you Intentionally Optimized in your relationship with Him lately? Let's dive into this nutritional feast of joy and fellowship that may just help you to answer the call to His purpose in your life!  Each podcast episode is located on April's website as a blog post with the video version included, as well. See her link below along with Shea & Michelle's links to stay connected. From the host: Grab your Bible, a study pad, and a pencil or pen. Get ready for some real, candid conversation about what it looks like in action to read, study, and apply the Word of God to our daily lives. - Connect with Shea & Michelle Watson - www.thepantrypodcast.com - Connect with host, April D. Metzler - www.aprildmetzler.com - Programs & Services by the guest - Busy Christian Creatives Community www.busychristiancreatives.com/ Stream the Show on Spotify "The Pantry Podcast" Connect On Facebook: The Pantry Podcast FB Page Connect On Instagram: The Pantry Podcast IG Page - Music and Book by the host - Book: Oh My God, My Heart!!! Music Album: Oh My Heart Strings!
01:01:16
July 9, 2021
The Meaning of A Relationship with God Challenge of Consideration
Join your host, April D. Metzler, as she visits with you about a few thought and understanding caliber of challenges that she has for you. Unedited, raw, real - this conversation is an insight in to April's personal meditation and reflection of relationship with God. Be prepared for things that may shift your perspective tremendously and if you are struggling to figure out what a relationship with God even really means - this is one visit that will get you started down the path of His love to draw closer to Him in a deeper way. Get ready to be challenged. God bless you and yours! Ya never know what will come up in these episodes! Learn more about April over at her website: https://www.aprildmetzler.com
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July 2, 2021
Focusing on God in the Music - Knowing God Beyond Tradition & Religion - Dung Zang Nyam "DZ"
Join your host, April D. Metzler, as she visits with her very first international guest from Nigeria! He is a singer/songwriter who has a heart for worshipping God and his name is Dung Zang Nyam - also known by his fans as "DZ". What does it look like to break the chains of religion and tradition to learn who God truly is? God loves you so very much! His heart is turned toward you, as His child. Seeking to know Him is where the understanding of His love begins. What does that look like in action? How does knowing Him impact worship & unity in worship? Get ready for a conversation all about it with DZ & April!  For those of the listening audience who like to be ready with the Word, April & DZ will be visiting about 2 Chronicles 5:11-14 & Daniel 11:32. What are some ways that we can use to apply the wisdom found in the passages of scripture they discuss in our day to day? Each podcast episode is located on April's website as a blog post with the video version included, as well. See her link below along with DZ's links to stay connected. Subscribe on the youtube channel and on your favorite podcast platform by visiting the home page on April's website at https://www.aprildmetzler.com  From the host:  Grab your Bible, a study pad, and a pencil or pen. Get ready for some real, candid conversation about what it looks like in action to read, study, and apply the Word of God to our daily lives. - Connect with Dung Zang Nyam on his ReverbNation Music Artist Profile - https://www.reverbnation.com/dungzangnyam  Facebook Page https://www.facebook.com/DZnyam Instagram Page https://www.instagram.com/dung_zang/ Twitter Page https://twitter.com/nyam_zang Digital Singles: Forgive Beyond This Crisis Champion - Connect with host, April D. Metzler - https://www.aprildmetzler.com - Music and Book by the host - Book: Oh My God, My Heart!!! https://www.amazon.com/Oh-My-God-Heart-Pursuit/dp/0578721201 https://www.aprildmetzler.com/home/books Music Album: Oh My Heart Strings! https://www.amazon.com/Oh-Heart-Strings-April-Metzler/dp/B088W9BKDP https://www.aprildmetzler.com/home/music
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June 25, 2021
Heart Behind the Worship - Searching & Sifting to Find Jesus for REAL! - Janell Wood
Join your host, April D. Metzler, as she visits with Janell Wood -  a sister-in-Christ from Washington! She is a wife, mom, writer, speaker, podcast host, and has been honored to be a foreign exchange host mom over the years. I encourage you to add the Finding Something REAL podcast show to your subscription list! The main scripture will be Jeremiah 29:13 for this visit. Janell and April are talking about how nothing can separate us from the Love of God that is in Christ Jesus. Do you know what it looks like to find Jesus for REAL? There is a searching and sifting that takes place in the process of learning who we are and whose we are in Jesus Christ. Did you know that through even the sharpening and accountability seasons, God's love is ever-present? What is it that you've been told in your life that has become part of your identity and is most definitely NOT an example of the Love of God? They are about to break those subjects wide open! Get Ready! Each podcast episode is located on April's website and on Youtube for the video version, as well. See her link below along with Janell's links to stay connected. From the host: Grab your Bible, a study pad, and a pencil or pen. Get ready for some real, candid conversation about what it looks like in action to read, study, and apply the Word of God to our daily lives. - Connect with Janell Wood - https://www.janellmwood.com - Connect with host, April D. Metzler - www.aprildmetzler.com - Programs & Services by the guest - Finding Something Real Podcast https://www.findingsomethingreal.com Blog  https://www.janellmwood.com/home Connect On Facebook: Finding Something Real with Janell Wood Connect on Instagram:  @Janell_M_Wood - Music and Book by the host - Book: Oh My God, My Heart!!! Music Album: Oh My Heart Strings!
01:09:19
June 18, 2021
Focusing on God in the Writing - Being Made Whole IN SPITE OF Religion - Pooja Chilukuri
Join your host, April D. Metzler, as she visits with Pooja Chilukuri! She is the author of many books (list provided below) a motivational & educational speaker, health and wellness coach, Nutritional therapy practitioner, podcast host, and sister-in-Christ to name a few talents she operates in for His glory to share the love of God through wholeness and healing. They visit about quite a few verses on this episode as they dive deep into the subject of religion and its impact on the spirit and soul. How does that effect our entire self? Religion, damage from the church, the hypocrisy of works without authenticity, and even church idolatry are just a few things delved into with this visit. Tune in to find out what April talks about with this wellness coach behind AgeWise 50+ and the Be Made Whole podcast! What does it look like to overcome and walk in the goodness of God and His love - being made new in Jesus Christ? For those of the listening audience who like to be ready with the Word, April and Pooja's conversation will be rooted in Isaiah 61:1-4 & the parallel found in Luke 4:16-21. Each podcast episode is located on April's website as a blog post with the video version included, as well. See her link below along with Pooja's to stay connected. From the host: Grab your Bible, a study pad, and a pencil or pen. Get ready for some real, candid conversation about what it looks like in action to read, study, and apply the Word of God to our daily lives. - Connect with Pooja Chilukuri - http://poojachilukuri.com/ Like what you have heard about her books? Buy a copy of them for yourself or a friend, here: Pooja's Amazon Author Page - Connect with host, April D. Metzler - https://www.aprildmetzler.com Like what I do? Buy me a Coffee at www.buymeacoffee.com/aprildmetzler or donate to my next project directly on my website (bypassing the middle-man lol) on the bottom of the About Page. - Books & Programs by the guest - Motivational & Educational Speaking, Seminars, & Wellness Coaching http://poojachilukuri.com/nutrition-and-health-coaching/ Be Made Whole Podcast Show Pooja's Books: And Then There Was Jesus Once There Was Jesus - The Greatest Stories Retold Unveiling Jesus through His Passion Unveiling Jesus through His Incarnation A Beginner's Guide to Using Supplements - Music and Book by the host - Book: Oh My God, My Heart!!! Music Album: Oh My Heart Strings!
47:26
June 11, 2021
Focusing on God in the Music - The Lord Hears When You Call To Him And Answers - Hymn Talk Twin Talk cohosts Kerrie Fraser & Kellie Tropeano
Join your host, April D. Metzler, as she visits with 2 beautiful sisters-in-Christ, Kellie & Kerrie, who cohost the Hymn Talk Twin Talk podcast.  They are both ministers of worship and are gifted to do precisely that!  God saw it fitting to bless both these ladies with beautiful voices to praise His name and other talents that honor Him and that is what they choose to do in abundance! God is literally a call upon His name away and He will indeed shift the atmosphere the  moment we submit to His will. He hears you. He cares for you. He loves you. He promises to answer you. What does that look like in action? Get ready for a conversation all about it with these two twin sisters and April! For those of the listening audience who like to be ready with the Word - April, Kerrie, and Kellie will be visiting about Psalm 4. What are some ways that we can use to apply the wisdom found in the passage of scripture these ladies discuss in our day to day? Each podcast episode is located on April's website as a blog post with the video version included, as well. See her link below along with Hymn Talk Twin Talk links to stay connected. Get subscribed on your favorite platform by visiting the home page on my website at https://www.aprildmetzler.com From the host: Grab your Bible, a study pad, and a pencil or pen. Get ready for some real, candid conversation about what it looks like in action to read, study, and apply the Word of God to our daily lives. - Connect with these sisters on the Hymn Talk Twin Talk podcast show - https://redcircle.com/shows/hymn-twin-talk Facebook Page for Podcast Show Instagram Page for Podcast Show  Twitter Page for Podcast Show  Podcast Show on Spotify  Podcast Show on iTunes/Apple  - Connect with host, April D. Metzler - https://www.aprildmetzler.com  - Music and Book by the host - Book: Oh My God, My Heart!!! On Amazon https://www.aprildmetzler.com/home/books Music Album: Oh My Heart Strings! On Amazon https://www.aprildmetzler.com/home/music
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May 28, 2021
Heart Behind the Worship - Great Expectations: Looking for God to Show Up in it all - Jake Doberenz
Join your host, April D. Metzler, as she visits with Jake Doberenz - a brother-in-Christ right here in Oklahoma! He is a husband, writer, speaker, minister, and creative thinker. He is also the founder of Theophany Media & a couple of podcast shows that I encourage you to add to your subscription list! The main scripture will be Exodus 3:1-8 for this visit.  Jake and April are talking about how God shows up in unexpected ways. Although you may not feel like it - Did you know that you are prepared for His calling and that you are qualified for His assignment that He has placed on your heart? Have you thought about Moses & the burning bush lately? What is it that you identify with the most in this life when you think about the calling He has for you, as His child? That is just a glimpse into this visit! Get Ready! Each podcast episode is located on April's website as a blog post with the video version included, as well. See her link below along with Jake's links to stay connected. From the host: Grab your Bible, a study pad, and a pencil or pen. Get ready for some real, candid conversation about what it looks like in action to read, study, and apply the Word of God to our daily lives. - Connect with Jake Doberenz - https://www.jakedoberenz.com - Connect with host, April D. Metzler - www.aprildmetzler.com - Programs & Services by the guest - Theophany Media Website: https://www.theophanymedia.com Host of "The Bible But Funnier" and creator of "The Creatively Christian" Book:  https://jakedoberenz.com/bookstag/christian-living/ Connect On Facebook: Author Page  Theophany Media Page  - Music and Book by the host - Book: Oh My God, My Heart!!! Music Album: Oh My Heart Strings!
41:02
May 21, 2021
Focusing on God in the Writing - Kingdom Talk & Proclaiming the Good News - Tim Stewart
Join your host, April D. Metzler, as she visits with Tim Stewart - aka Talk Man Talk, himself! He is the author of Free Yourself, From Yourself, a motivational speaker, life coach, corporate trainer, and brother-in-Christ. Have your Bible ready for this one are reading a little bit of everywhere because they are visiting about the Kingdom of God, Tim's personal testimony, addiction, and even the gifts that we are given. They also throw down a bit of conversation toward a couple of M.J.'s & a T.W. in sports & music. Tune in to find out who April talks about with the founder of Talk Man Talk! What does the Kingdom of God look like in action here on earth? For those of the listening audience who like to be ready with the Word, April and Tim's conversation will be rooted in Luke 4:43. Each podcast episode is located on April's website as a blog post with the video version included, as well. See her link below along with Tim's to stay connected. From the host: Grab your Bible, a study pad, and a pencil or pen. Get ready for some real, candid conversation about what it looks like in action to read, study, and apply the Word of God to our daily lives. - Connect with Tim Stewart - https://www.talkmantalk.com Like what you have heard about his book? Buy a copy of it for yourself or a friend, here: Free Yourself, From Yourself - Connect with host, April D. Metzler - https://www.aprildmetzler.com Like what I do? Buy me a Coffee at www.buymeacoffee.com/aprildmetzler or donate to my next project directly on my website on the bottom of the About Page. - Books & Programs by the guest - Motivational Speaking, Corporate Training, & Life Coaching https://talkmantalk.com/talkmantalk-inspiring-services/ Book: Free Yourself, From Yourself - Music and Book by the host - Book: Oh My God, My Heart!!! Music Album: Oh My Heart Strings!
01:13:07
May 14, 2021
Mother Daughter Episodes - Take 4
Join your host, April D. Metzler, as she visits with her Mother, Alauna Beeler, for a very special Mother's Day visit about life and prayer for National Prayer Day! You are invited to join April & Alauna in one of their normal, day-to-day mother and daughter conversations. God bless you and yours! Prayer is important but how do we do it as a first fruit to give back to God? Ya never know what will come up in these visits! Learn more about April over at her website: https://www.aprildmetzler.com
40:56
May 6, 2021
Heart Behind the Worship - The Mess to the Message. I Believe in Jesus Christ. Now What?- Paul Ybarra
Join your host, April D. Metzler, as she visits with Paul Ybarra. He is a husband, father,   pastor, ministry leader, life coach, and knows a thing or two about creating art. At the time of this interview, April knew very little about Paul Ybarra - but she can say, now, that he is an awesome brother-in-Christ! Pastor Paul and his wife, Hollie, are the founders and leaders of Set Free Life Church and all the many ministry outreach efforts they have established together. The main scriptures that April & Paul will be visiting about today end up being in Jeremiah 33, to start - a chapter simply titled in the NASB translation "Restoration Promised". (although they were going to visit about Psalm 95 - the Holy Spirit has other plans for this conversation!) Paul and April are talking about The Mess to the Message. We all come to Jesus just as we are... but how do we get from the mess to the message? Have you ever thought about your past and all that baggage before Jesus and wondered, "What do I do about all this stuff?" What does this whole new life look like in action - I mean really... What does it look like!? We dig into this and more! We are about to pull the curtain back on this pony show! Are you ready?! Each podcast episode is located on April's website as a blog post with the video version included, as well. See her link below along with Paul's links to stay connected. From the host: Grab your Bible, a study pad, and a pencil or pen. Get ready for some real, candid conversation about what it looks like in action to read, study, and apply the Word of God to our daily lives. - Connect with Paul Ybarra - https://www.setfreelife.net BOOK COMING SOON! Stay Tuned! COACHING SERVICES AVAILABLE - *** Highly suggested by the host  Connect On Facebook:   Coach's Corner https://www.facebook.com/coachscornerpodcast Set Free Life Church https://www.facebook.com/setfreerecoverycoach Wake Up In The Word with Gens Johnson https://www.facebook.com/wakeupintheword - Connect with host, April D. Metzler - www.aprildmetzler.com - Programs & Services by the guest - Landing Page for Coach's Corner with Paul Ybarra: linktr.ee/coachscorner  Cohost of: Wake Up in the Word with Gens Johnson https://www.facebook.com/wakeupintheword - Music and Book by the host - Book: Oh My God, My Heart!!! Music Album: Oh My Heart Strings!
01:19:36
April 30, 2021
Focusing on God in the Music - Balance & Endurance Training in The Holy Spirit - Leland Philpot
Join your host, April D. Metzler, as she visits with Leland Philpot about his personal trainer, the Holy Spirit and his walk. There is a consecration that comes with being the Light. A foundation that is set upon which we stand... What does that look like in action? What does it mean to have a balance in all aspects of our life and How does God, Jesus Christ, & The Holy Spirit fit into the picture? What are some ways that we can use to apply the wisdom found in the passage of scripture Leland and April discuss in our day to day? For those of the listening audience who like to be ready with the Word, April and Leland will be visiting about Matthew 5:14-16. There are many watching around you and seeing the example that you set, whether good or bad. Are you training in Being the Light in this season? Get ready for a conversation all about it with Leland and April! Each podcast episode is located on April's website as a blog post with the video version included, as well. See her link below along with Leland's to stay connected. Get subscribed on your favorite platform by visiting the home page on my website at https://www.aprildmetzler.com From the host: Grab your Bible, a study pad, and a pencil or pen. Get ready for some real, candid conversation about what it looks like in action to read, study, and apply the Word of God to our daily lives. - Connect with Leland Philpot - https://linktr.ee/leland.philpot Youtube Artist Account to listen to his music and subscribe to his channel for updates about new music releases! https://www.youtube.com/lelandphilpot Facebook Artist Account https://www.facebook.com/LelandPhilpot  Spotify https://open.spotify.com/artist/0QQmRkzsk314Nb0gF3RPfl iTunes/Apple Music Leland Philpot - Connect with host, April D. Metzler - https://www.aprildmetzler.com  - Music and Book by the host - Book: Oh My God, My Heart!!! https://www.amazon.com/Oh-My-God-Heart-Pursuit/dp/0578721201 https://www.aprildmetzler.com/home/books Music Album: Oh My Heart Strings! https://www.amazon.com/Oh-Heart-Strings-April-Metzler/dp/B088W9BKDP https://www.aprildmetzler.com/home/music
56:28
April 23, 2021
Heart Behind the Worship - How to Get to the MORE FACTOR! - Suzanne Lynn
Join your host, April D. Metzler, as she visits with Suzanne Lynn - a radio and podcast show host, voice over artist, and she has a phenomenal book marketing service to help others -  called Give My Book Wings. The main scripture visited about is what she has held fast to in her walk, her service to others, and her business. Suzanne and April are talking about the MORE FACTOR! What do you know about what you know? Are you wise? Are you a person of understanding? Do you want to know more about this MORE FACTOR and how to get to it? Well, get ready to tune in to more of all that in this visit! For those in the listening audience who like to be ready with the Word, April and Suzanne will be discussing Proverbs 9:10. Each podcast episode is located on April's website as a blog post with the video version included, as well. See her link below along with Suzanne's links to stay connected. From the host: Grab your Bible, a study pad, and a pencil or pen. Get ready for some real, candid conversation about what it looks like in action to read, study, and apply the Word of God to our daily lives. - Connect with Suzanne Lynn - www.trianglemedia.biz - Connect with host, April D. Metzler - www.aprildmetzler.com - Programs & Services by the guest - Podcast Show: "Triangle Spotlight" (on Spotify and other streaming platforms) Video Interviews, Podcast Setup, & Voice Over: www.trianglemedia.biz Book Marketing Promotion: www.givemybookwings.com Email Suzanne: suzanne.lynn@trianglemedia.biz - Music and Book by the host - Book: Oh My God, My Heart!!! Music Album: Oh My Heart Strings!
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April 16, 2021
Focusing on God in the Writing - For Such a Time as This - Sherry Jones
Join your host, April D. Metzler, as she visits with Sherry Jones about being prepared and ready for such a time as this. What does that look like in the writing industry? What does it look like in life? What are some ways that we can use to apply the wisdom found in Esther's story to our day to day? For those of the listening audience who like to be ready with the Word, April and Sherry will be discussing Esther With the primary focus of Esther 4:13-14.  Each podcast episode is located on April's website as a blog post with the video version included, as well. See her link below along with Sherry's to stay connected.  From the host:  Grab your Bible, a study pad, and a pencil or pen. Get ready for some real, candid conversation about what it looks like in action to read, study, and apply the Word of God to our daily lives.  - Connect with Sherry Jones -  https://www.sherryspeakslife.com Like what she does? Buy Sherry a Coffee at www.buymeacoffee.com/sherryjones - Connect with host, April D. Metzler - https://www.aprildmetzler.com Like what I do? Buy me a Coffee at www.buymeacoffee.com/aprildmetzler - Books & Programs by the guest -  How to Speak Life Coaching Program: https://bit.ly/howtospeaklife Book 1: Trouble Don't Last Always Book 2 : Speak Life Moments - 21 day devotional study  Her Podcast Show - We Are The Church - Music and Book by the host -  Book: Oh My God, My Heart!!! Music Album: Oh My Heart Strings!
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April 9, 2021
Mother Daughter Episodes - Take 3
Join your host, April D. Metzler, as she visits with her daughter, Shelby, about life and hobbies and recent events in Oklahoma. You are invited to join April & Shelby in one of their normal, day-to-day mother and daughter conversations. God bless you and yours! Get ready to laugh and share a few smiles. Ya never know what will come up in these visits! Learn more about April over at her website: https://www.aprildmetzler.com
40:03
April 2, 2021
Focusing on God in the Music - Called Out to be Found in Jesus Christ - Kash Memphis
Join your host, April D. Metzler, as she visits with Kash Memphis about his personal experience with Jesus Christ. This man has served our country in the U.S. Army, found inspiration to write music through the pain, and NOW dives in deep about his Come to Jesus moment in this interview! We discuss what it looks like in action to not allow your circumstances to be the final say on the way your life should go! What does it mean to choose Jesus then be found in Jesus Christ? What does it look like to walk out the purpose He has for you in spite of the world? How does one overcome hardships and pain? What is this “Identity in Jesus Christ’ folks talk about? What are some ways that we can use to apply the wisdom found in the passage of scripture Kash and April discuss in our day to day?  For those of the listening audience who like to be ready with the Word, April and Kash will be visiting about 1 Corinthians 7:19-20. There are many watching around you – will you make that committed decision or will you remain in a smoke-filled room of choices? Get ready for a conversation all about it with Kash and April!  Each podcast episode is located on April's website as a blog post with the video version included, as well. See her link below along with Kash's to stay connected.  Get subscribed on your favorite platform by visiting the home page on my website at https://www.aprildmetzler.com From the host:  Grab your Bible, a study pad, and a pencil or pen. Get ready for some real, candid conversation about what it looks like in action to read, study, and apply the Word of God to our daily lives.   - Connect with Kash Memphis -  ReverbNation Artist Account to listen to his music and subscribe to his email list for updates about new music releases!  https://www.reverbnation.com/kashmemphis  Facebook Artist Account  https://www.facebook.com/Kash.Memphis  Facebook Mission Account  https://www.facebook.com/Kingdompriest05 Spotify  https://open.spotify.com/artist/4JS6JHuHiev1icOxDH13jW iTunes/Apple Music https://music.apple.com/us/artist/kash-memphis/1460421161   - Connect with host, April D. Metzler -  https://www.aprildmetzler.com  - Music and Book by the host - Book: Oh My God, My Heart!!! https://www.amazon.com/Oh-My-God-Heart-Pursuit/dp/0578721201 https://www.aprildmetzler.com/home/books  Music Album: Oh My Heart Strings! https://www.amazon.com/Oh-Heart-Strings-April-Metzler/dp/B088W9BKDP https://www.aprildmetzler.com/home/music
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March 26, 2021
Heart Behind the Worship - Intimacy, Fasting, Prayer, Correction, Stillness, Longing, & Other things about God - Joni Scott
Join your host, April D. Metzler, as she visits with Joni Scott - a Christian podcaster, book author, prayer warrior, and blogger. There is great value in all things of God! What do you know about Intimacy or stillness and longing? How about prayer and fasting? How well do you accept correction and accountability to the Word of God? What does it look like in life? We talk about these things and more in this visit! Even what it is like to be a bus driver in the wilderness of Michigan! For those in the listening audience who like to be ready with the Word, April and Joni will be discussing Isaiah 30: 15 & 18. Each podcast episode is located on April's website as a blog post with the video version included, as well. See her link below along with Joni's links to stay connected. From the host: Grab your Bible, a study pad, and a pencil or pen. Get ready for some real, candid conversation about what it looks like in action to read, study, and apply the Word of God to our daily lives. - Connect with Joni Scott - http://stormingthegates.net/ - Connect with host, April D. Metzler - https://www.aprildmetzler.com - Books & Programs by the guest - Book Title: "A Call to the Wilderness" Author Profile on Amazon: Joni Scott Podcast Show: "Storming the Gates" (on Spotify) On Apple On Google On iHeart Radio - Music and Book by the host - Book: Oh My God, My Heart!!! Music Album: Oh My Heart Strings!
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March 19, 2021
Focusing on God in the Writing - Boasting Vs. Boasting in Weaknesses - Dennis J. Perkins
Join your host, April D. Metzler, as she visits with fellow author, Dennis J. Perkins, about the difference between boasting and boasting in weaknesses. What does that look like in the writing industry? What does it look like in life? What are some ways that we can use to apply the wisdom found in the 2nd severe letter to the Corinthians to our day to day? For those in the listening audience who like to be ready with the Word, April and Dennis will be discussing Paul's letter with the primary focus of 2 Corinthians 12:1-6. Each podcast episode is located on April's website as a blog post with the video version included, as well. See her link below along with Dennis' links to stay connected. From the host: Grab your Bible, a study pad, and a pencil or pen. Get ready for some real, candid conversation about what it looks like in action to read, study, and apply the Word of God to our daily lives. - Connect with Dennis J. Perkins - https://www.thedpventures.com/ - Connect with host, April D. Metzler - https://www.aprildmetzler.com - Books & Programs by the guest - Publishing Consultant: dperkins2415@comcast.net Author Profile on Amazon: Dennis J. Perkins Book Titles: "The Camouflage of Deception", "But The Greatest of These is Love", "Everlasting Love", "Living to Give it All", "The Courage to Step Out Of The Familiar", and more to come soon. God willing! - Music and Book by the host - Book: Oh My God, My Heart!!! Music Album: Oh My Heart Strings!
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March 12, 2021
Mother Daughter Episodes - Take 2
Join your host, April D. Metzler, as she visits with her daughter, Shelby, about life and hobbies and recent events in Oklahoma. You are invited to join April & Shelby in one of their normal, day-to-day mother and daughter conversations. God bless you and yours! Get ready to laugh and share a few smiles. Ya never know what will come up in these visits!  Learn more about April over at her website: https://www.aprildmetzler.com
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March 5, 2021
Focusing on God in the Music - No longer I, but Christ! - Myles Schweitzer
Join your host, April D. Metzler, as she visits with Myles Schweitzer about his personal experience in the music industry. This young man is a survivor! He has survived through many obstacles in music and in life, one of which is a very rare heart condition called HLHS (Hypoplastic left heart syndrome). He is a fantastic blessing of an example of those two words: "BUT GOD". We discuss what it looks like to be separated from the world as we learn deeply the principles rooted in the scripture that states, "It is no longer I, BUT CHRIST..." What does it mean to choose God over temptations like sex, drugs, alcohol and all those things of the flesh that run rampant in the industry? What does it look like in life? What are some ways that we can use to apply the wisdom found in the passage of scripture Myles and April discuss in our day to day? For those of the listening audience who like to be ready with the Word, April and Myles will be visiting about Galatians 2:20 when Paul confronts Cephas (Peter) about the importance of his testimony in Jesus Christ as it pertains to all people. There are many watching around you. Your choices do matter. It is a testament of either God's light in you, or the world. What you do... What you say... How you act and respond to things around you... Matters. Get ready for a conversation all about it with Myles and April! Each podcast episode is located on April's website as a blog post with the video version included, as well. See her link below along with Myles' to stay connected. Get subscribed on your favorite platform by visiting the home page on my website at https://www.aprildmetzler.com From the host: Grab your Bible, a study pad, and a pencil or pen. Get ready for some real, candid conversation about what it looks like in action to read, study, and apply the Word of God to our daily lives. - Connect with Myles Schweitzer - ReverbNation Artist Account to listen to his music and subscribe to his email list for updates about new music releases! https://www.reverbnation.com/mylesschweitzer Facebook Artist Account https://www.facebook.com/Myles-Schweitzer-427132110728456 - Connect with host, April D. Metzler - https://www.aprildmetzler.com - Music and Book by the host - Book: Oh My God, My Heart!!! https://www.aprildmetzler.com/home/books Music Album: Oh My Heart Strings! https://www.aprildmetzler.com/home/music
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February 26, 2021
Heart Behind the Worship - Letting Your Light Shine and Partnering with God - Lucretia Cargill
Join your host, April D. Metzler, as she visits with Lucretia Cargill about her publishing company, Consult God First Publishing, and what it looks like to let your light shine, no matter what! How can we partner with God in doing precisely that!? What does it look like in life to actively choose to be the light in circumstances? What are some ways that we can use to apply the wisdom found in the passages of scripture that Lucretia and April discuss in our day to day? For those of the listening audience who like to be ready with the Word, April and Lucretia will be visiting about Matthew 5:16 for this visit's primary focus. Each podcast episode is located on April's website as a blog post with the video version included, as well. See her link below along with Lucretia's to stay connected. From the host: Grab your Bible, a study pad, and a pencil or pen. Get ready for some real, candid conversation about what it looks like in action to read, study, and apply the Word of God to our daily lives. - Connect with Lucretia Cargill - https://www.lucretiacargill.com/ - Connect with host, April D. Metzler - https://www.aprildmetzler.com - Books, Programs, & Services provided by the guest - Books Landing Page click here to learn about 12, not 9, different titles by the guest! Consult God First Publishing  Coaching Classes Lucretia's Anointed Hands T-Shirt Designs - Music and Book by the host - Book: Oh My God, My Heart!!!  Music Album: Oh My Heart Strings!
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February 19, 2021
Focusing on God in the Writing - Being a Ready Writer & Overcoming Fear - Sherry Jones
Join your host, April D. Metzler, as she visits with her sister-in-Christ, Sherry Jones, about being a Ready Writer. What does it mean as a Christian author to be ready and prepared in the writing that we do? What does that look like in the writing industry? What does it look like in life? What are some ways that we can use to apply the wisdom found in the Psalm we discuss today? For those in the listening audience who like to be ready with the Word, April and Sherry will be visiting about this and how to break free from fear, with the primary focus of Psalm 45:1. Each podcast episode is located on April's website as a blog post with the video version included, as well. See her link below along with Sherry's links to stay connected. From the host: Grab your Bible, a study pad, and a pencil or pen. Get ready for some real, candid conversation about what it looks like in action to read, study, and apply the Word of God to our daily lives. - Connect with Sherry Jones - https://www.sherryspeakslife.com - Connect with host, April D. Metzler - https://www.aprildmetzler.com - Books & Programs by the guest - Writing Coach - How to Speak Life with Your Story program Her Books Landing Page We Are the Church Podcast Book Titles: "Speak Life Moments - a 21 day transformational journey" & "Trouble Don't Last Always" - Music and Book by the host - Book: Oh My God, My Heart!!! Music Album: Oh My Heart Strings!
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February 12, 2021
Mother Daughter Episodes - Take 1
Join your host, April D. Metzler, as she visits with her daughter, Shelby, about life and hobbies and recent events in Oklahoma. You are invited to join April & Shelby in one of their normal, day-to-day conversations. God bless you and yours! Get ready to laugh and share a few smiles. 
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February 5, 2021
Focusing on God in the Music - Finding Your Fingerprint: Uniquely Created and Anointed for Good Works - Louis Drapp
Join your host, April D. Metzler, as she visits with Louis Drapp about finding your fingerprint. You are uniquely created - anointed for good works. What does it mean to be created in His image and anointed for good works in the music industry? What does it look like in life? What are some ways that we can use to apply the wisdom found in the passages of scripture Louis and April discuss in our day to day? Are we using His anointing for His glory? For those of the listening audience who like to be ready with the Word, April and Louis will be visiting about 2 scriptures. Our primary focus will be based on Acts 10:38 when Jesus was anointed for His ministry and Ezekiel 28:13-14 where the anointed fell from grace.  Each podcast episode is located on April's website as a blog post with the video version included, as well. See her link below along with Louis' to stay connected. From the host: Grab your Bible, a study pad, and a pencil or pen. Get ready for some real, candid conversation about what it looks like in action to read, study, and apply the Word of God to our daily lives. - Connect with Louis Drapp - Drapp Studios website Drapp Studios on Facebook Send Louis an email: louis@drappstudios.com - Connect with host, April D. Metzler - https://www.aprildmetzler.com - Check out some examples of Louis' work in the studio! - Music Samples - Music and Book by the host - Book: Oh My God, My Heart!!! Music Album: Oh My Heart Strings!
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January 29, 2021
Heart Behind the Worship - Letters from Home & Preparing for Home - Meg Glesener
Join your host, April D. Metzler, as she visits with Meg Glesener about her podcast show, "Letters from Home", and preparing your heart for home. What does "Home" really mean? What does it look like in life to prepare your heart for home? What are some ways that we can use to apply the wisdom found in the passages of scripture that Meg and April discuss in our day to day? For those of the listening audience who like to be ready with the Word, April and Meg will be visiting about 2 foundational scriptures. 2 Corinthians 3:3 is the scripture Meg holds to with her podcast show and John 14:2-3 is one of the primary scriptures she applies to her daily walk with God. These will be our primary focus. Each podcast episode is located on April's website as a blog post with the video version included, as well. See her link below along with Meg's to stay connected. From the host: Grab your Bible, a study pad, and a pencil or pen. Get ready for some real, candid conversation about what it looks like in action to read, study, and apply the Word of God to our daily lives. - Connect with Meg Glesener - Letters from Home Podcast website Letters from Home on Facebook Send Meg an email: LFHpodcast@gmail.com - Connect with host, April D. Metzler - https://www.aprildmetzler.com - Christian Podcaster's Association Group mentioned by the guest - https://www.facebook.com/groups/ChristianPodcastersAssociation  Additional Membership information - https://christian-podcasters-association.mykajabi.com/ - Music and Book by the host - Book: Oh My God, My Heart!!! Music Album: Oh My Heart Strings!
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January 22, 2021
Focusing on God in the Writing - Jason's story and turning the world upside down with the sword of the Spirit - Dennis J. Perkins
Join your host, April D. Metzler, as she visits with fellow author, Dennis J. Perkins, about the story of Jason. What does it mean to turn the world upside down with the sword of the Spirit? What does that look like in the writing industry? What does it look like in life? What are some ways that we can use to apply the wisdom found in Jason's story, as written in the book of Acts? For those in the listening audience who like to be ready with the Word, April and Dennis will be discussing this story found in scripture, with the primary focus of Acts 17:5-9. Each podcast episode is located on April's website as a blog post with the video version included, as well. See her link below along with Dennis' links to stay connected. From the host: Grab your Bible, a study pad, and a pencil or pen. Get ready for some real, candid conversation about what it looks like in action to read, study, and apply the Word of God to our daily lives. - Connect with Dennis J. Perkins - https://www.thedpventures.com/ - Connect with host, April D. Metzler - https://www.aprildmetzler.com - Books & Programs by the guest - Publishing Consultant: dperkins2415@comcast.net Author Profile on Amazon: Dennis J. Perkins Book Titles: "The Camouflage of Deception", "But The Greatest of These is Love", "Everlasting Love", "Living to Give it All", "The Courage to Step Out Of The Familiar", and more to come soon. God willing! - Music and Book by the host - Book: Oh My God, My Heart!!! Music Album: Oh My Heart Strings!
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January 15, 2021
Introducing the R.S.V.P. Show hosted by April D. Metzler
Listen for your personal invitation to the new Podcast Show! Get all the details on the show, including the highlighted segments, launch, and even learn a bit more about the host! Tune in and get ready for a brand new show like no other - where God is the central focus! 
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December 20, 2020