The Bloom Podcast

Introduction to Bloom

An episode of The Bloom Podcast

By Zim Ugochukwu
Do you remember the peace that you felt when you followed God wholeheartedly? Or the joy that couldn't be robbed by the people around you?

On Sundays, join Zim Ugochukwu — an entrepreneur who sold her company to pursue Christ — as she tackles life’s tough questions with the Word of God. Bloom is a column-style faith podcast for every season of a woman's journey.

Whether you're chasing after the things of God, desire to cultivate a deeper relationship with Him or need a source of hope to cling onto during difficult times, this podcast is for you.
Who Do You Trust? Horoscopes, Crystals, Tarot & The New Age Movement
Through seasons of doubt and uncertainty — in our desire to learn more about what lies ahead — it's not uncommon to be tempted to search beyond what God reveals to us. In this episode, join Zim Ugochukwu, an entrepreneur who sold her company to pursue Christ, as she talks about the ways people misplace their trust, how to get back on track & guard yourself from the attacks of the enemy. Whether you find yourself growing impatient with God's timing, you dabble with horoscopes, crystals or tarot because they're "no big deal" or you simply need encouragement to stay the course, this episode is for you.
30:51
April 1, 2019
Living on Purpose: Lessons From the Mission Field
There are times where the lessons we learn from an event, experience or season shape us for the rest of our lives. In this episode, join Zim Ugochukwu, an entrepreneur who sold her company to pursue Christ, as she shares the top lessons she learned from her first mission trip — and how she learned how to find the specific Will of God for her life. If you want to embark on a mission trip of your own, interested in finding God’s purpose for your life or you simply need some extra encouragement, this episode is for you.
18:54
November 11, 2018
Life Recap: Leaving the Familiar Behind
With the end of the year approaching, setting aside time to reflect on the lessons and blessings of the year can be a transformative & grounding exercise. In this episode, join Zim Ugochukwu, an entrepreneur who sold her company to pursue Christ, as she shares a few of her top lessons from 2017 & what she’s learned in the year since. If you need some extra encouragement as we finish out 2018, this episode is for you.
18:00
November 5, 2018
How to Cultivate a Life of Joy
We’ve all been there. We’ve been in seasons where we feel far from God. We don’t feel the joy we once used to. And getting from where we are to joy in the Lord requires one simple thing. In this episode, join Zim Ugochukwu, an entrepreneur who sold her company to pursue Christ, as she shares how we can continue to cultivate lives of joy. Whether you already lead a joyful life, you're struggling to create joy in everyday circumstances or you simply need encouragement, this episode is for you.
14:44
October 28, 2018
Ask Bloom: I Cannot Forgive My Father
Forgiving those who have deeply hurt you is perhaps one of life's most difficult acts of conscience. It requires us to forgo the easiest emotions to feel - anger, hate or retaliation - and replace them with love & reconciliation. In this episode, join Zim Ugochukwu, an entrepreneur who sold her company to pursue Christ, as she shares a personal revelation about her relationship with her father. Whether you’ve found it difficult to forgive someone you love, are still healing from painful circumstances & desire the freedom to live again or you're simply looking for more ways to live like Christ, this episode is for you.
20:30
October 21, 2018
Biblical Dating: Cultivating A Godly Relationship
Keeping God at the center of any romantic relationship can be tough — but it doesn’t have to be. Practicing this intentional approach to dating means that we can honor God with one of the most intimate relationships we have. In this episode, join Zim Ugochukwu, an entrepreneur who sold her company to pursue Christ, as she shares personal insight into to dating God’s way. Whether you’re in a relationship and you desire to pursue more of God, you’ve had to let someone go because you weren’t standing on the same foundation or you’re single & looking to prepare yourself for the future, this episode is for you.
22:19
October 15, 2018
Survival Mode: How To Navigate the Valley
Navigating the valley alone can be a very scary thing — but it doesn’t have to be. If we practice this simple act of faith, we won’t just get through the valley, we’ll conquer it. In this episode, join Zim Ugochukwu, an entrepreneur who sold her company to pursue Christ, as she shares an intimate revelation in real time. If you’ve ever fallen on hard times & are struggling to get out or you want to learn how to conquer seasons of hardship with gratitude & thanksgiving, this episode is for you.
10:32
October 7, 2018
New Beginnings: How to Start Over Again
What do you do when life hits the restart button? New job, new friends, no job, no friends? Sometimes, when we don’t understand what’s happening around us, we just want the pain to stop — we want to hit fast forward on our current season. In this episode, join Zim Ugochukwu, an entrepreneur who sold her company to pursue Christ, as she tackles starting over with a framework of principles followed by veterans in the Bible. If you’ve ever lost it all or you simply need some hope while you navigate this new season, you'll want to tune in.
24:30
October 1, 2018
It's Not Time Yet: Learning to Wait on God
What happens if we actively wait for what we really want, instead of chasing after it? A young shepherd boy spent years in preparation, in hiding and on the run for a crucial assignment given to him by God. He waited seven years to receive it. Would you? In this episode, join Zim Ugochukwu, an entrepreneur who sold her company to pursue Christ, as she tackles this question with the Word of God. If you desire to learn how to find joy during your season of waiting or simply need some truth to cling onto, this episode is for you.
32:58
September 23, 2018
Should I Stay With An Unfaithful Fiancé?
In the aftermath of infidelity, your world may feel shattered. It is a deeply traumatizing experience that leaves many questions unanswered: Will your relationship survive — and should it? Will you ever be able to trust again — and would you want to? What does this mean, and how did we get to this point? In this episode, join Zim Ugochukwu, an entrepreneur who sold her company to pursue Christ, as she tackles this question with the Word of God. If you’ve ever felt the sting of an unfaithful partner or simply need advice for keeping God first in your relationship, this episode is for you.
22:23
September 13, 2018
Introduction to Bloom
It can be challenging to live fully sold out to God. On Sundays, join Zim Ugochukwu — an entrepreneur who sold her company to pursue Christ — as she tackles life’s tough questions with the Word of God. If you desire to cultivate a deeper relationship with Jesus or need a source of hope to cling onto during difficult times, this podcast is for you.
07:19
September 11, 2018
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