E-170: Don’t Be A Pig!

DON'T BE A PIG! Christian men end up in the pigpen because they choose to do their own thing rather than follow God's clear commands. We have to see past the temporary pleasure of sin to what lies on the other side of it (the painful nasty pigpen). See Luke 15:11-32. Also see 1 Corinthians … Continue reading E-170: Don’t Be A Pig!

E-168: Be Careful When Life is Good!

Be careful when life is good my brothers! The danger of comfort, ease, riches, health, "good times" is that we easily forget God and forsake His commandments. We must constantly guard against this. There will be painful consequences if we don't. Deuteronomy chapter 8 warns of this. I offer some practical steps that I take … Continue reading E-168: Be Careful When Life is Good!

E-167: Motivation to Stay the Heck Away from Porn! – Part 2

On this episode, we continue in our series entitled, "Motivation to Stay the Heck Away from Porn." Last week I gave you the first three reasons, and on this episode I give you four more. This is some good, solid, biblical motivation that we all need to hear. Leave us a rating and review wherever … Continue reading E-167: Motivation to Stay the Heck Away from Porn! – Part 2

E-166: Motivation TO Stay The Heck Away FRom Porn! – Part 1

As Christian men, we know it’s wrong to look at porn. That’s really not our struggle. The real struggle we face is staying motivated to stay the heck away from it. Sexual temptation is everywhere! It’s insane! I know you know what I’m talking about … even social media like Facebook, Twitter, Instagram, SnapChat, etc. … Continue reading E-166: Motivation TO Stay The Heck Away FRom Porn! – Part 1

E-161: CO-VID, Health, Fitness, and the Epic Canadian Trucker Convoy!

On this episode, I talk about CO-VID, Health, Fitness, and the Epic Canadian Trucker Convoy! Are you sick of dealing with a porn addiction? Take action by signing up for Covenant Eyes at http://www.covenanteyes.com and use the promo code "grizzin" to get the first 30-days completely free. Connect with Jason on social media @grizzlymanj Email … Continue reading E-161: CO-VID, Health, Fitness, and the Epic Canadian Trucker Convoy!

E-159: Becoming A Warrior For Christ! – Interview with Chad Wright

On this episode, I interview a man whom I've grown to respect and appreciate over the last year and a half. His name is Chad Wright and I'm grateful to call him a friend and a brother from another mother. First and foremost, Chad is a warrior for Christ who is fighting everyday to be … Continue reading E-159: Becoming A Warrior For Christ! – Interview with Chad Wright

E-158: Becoming a Porn Free Man! – Interview with Author, Matt Dobschuetz

On this episode, my good friend Matt Dobschuetz (AKA = THE DOBBER!) is back joining us for a fun and interesting interview. Matt has been married to his wife Janice for 22 years and he's a father of 2 teenage sons … he is also the host of Porn Free Radio, a top-rated self-improvement podcast … Continue reading E-158: Becoming a Porn Free Man! – Interview with Author, Matt Dobschuetz

E-157: Crushing Life with No Arms! – Interview with Daniel Ritchie

On this episode, I interview a man who has much to teach us about God, life, marriage, family, ministry, and how to face and overcome incredible debilitating challenges that would defeat most men. His name … is Daniel Ritchie … and he's a brother from another mother whom I've grown to deeply respect and appreciate … Continue reading E-157: Crushing Life with No Arms! – Interview with Daniel Ritchie

E-156: A Manlier Response Needed!

On this episode, I share what God has been teaching me to do with angry, mean, arrogant, condescending, and disrespectful people … family members … other believers. There's a childish way to respond and there's a MANLY way to respond. We need to choose the MANLY way my brothers. Every time. 1 Corinthians 4:18-21 Jason@Narrowtrail.com … Continue reading E-156: A Manlier Response Needed!

E-155: Tate Myre, A Modern Day Hero!

Tate Myre ... say his name! On Tuesday, November 29, 2021 ... Tate Myre, a 16-year-old high school football player rushed the Oxford High School shooter and sacrificed his own life to save his friends and classmates. Tate is a real hero worth remembering and memorializing! The corrupt main stream media often tries to ignore … Continue reading E-155: Tate Myre, A Modern Day Hero!

E-154: The Vision For The Griz Podcast/Tribe!

On this episode, I share a little of what's been going on with me lately and then share the VISION for where we're going with The GRIZ Podcast and The GRIZ Tribe (Lord willing)! It's going to be good! Shoot me an email - Jason@narrowtrail.com You can also connect with me on Facebook, Twitter, Instagram, … Continue reading E-154: The Vision For The Griz Podcast/Tribe!

E-153: FILL UP ON GOOD PLEASURES!

We as humans long for pleasure, but many of us settle for sinful pleasures that sicken our lives. God is not anti-pleasure. Our longings for pleasure ultimately come from Him. Sin in us has corrupted our longings for pleasure. We humans take a good pleasure and corrupt it or abuse it. As men, we have … Continue reading E-153: FILL UP ON GOOD PLEASURES!

E-151: Health and Fitness – Get After It!

On this episode, Jason shares the results from his recent medical tests and what his doctor told him to do about it. You may be asking, "But what's that got to do with my life as a man?" Good question. The reality is … what his doctor told him to do, you also need to … Continue reading E-151: Health and Fitness – Get After It!

E-149: CONQUERING FINANCIAL DEBT!

I'm not proud of it, but in my late thirties and into my forties I accumulated a mountain of debt. At that time in my life, I admit that wasn't living as wise, self-controlled, and disciplined as I should have been as a Christian man. Several areas of my life were not in check at … Continue reading E-149: CONQUERING FINANCIAL DEBT!

E-145: The Very Best of Stoic Philosophy Got Me!

On this episode, Jason digs into the very best of Stoic Philosophy and pulls out some much needed wisdom/advice for us as Christian men. This is gold brothers!!! The original article mentioned comes from Ryan Holiday, "50 Short Rules For Life From The Stoics" Link = https://ryanholiday.net/50-short-rules-for-life-from-the-stoics/ http://www.narrowtrail.com/podcast/0d47a473-f0ad-4230-95b2-60a752a153d4.xml Email Jason = Jason@Narrowtrail.com Become a monthly … Continue reading E-145: The Very Best of Stoic Philosophy Got Me!

E-143: Battling Sexual Lust!

The number one sin struggle for most Christian men is sexual temptation. You've heard the old saying ... "Failing to plan is planning to fail." Well, that is especially true when it comes to sexual temptation/sin. Christian men need a personal purity battle plan (especially those of us with a background of sexual/porn addiction). I … Continue reading E-143: Battling Sexual Lust!

E-142: The Father We Need!

On this episode Jason shares some listener emails and then rips into the fact that not only do boys need fathers, but grown men do as well. Our human biological fathers fall short, but our Heavenly Father provides all that we need to navigate successfully through this life on earth. God actually desires to father … Continue reading E-142: The Father We Need!

E-141: This Is Not The Christian Life I Want!

For many of us, our Christian life is not going the way we want it to. Difficult and painful things have left us disillusioned, frustrated, angry, anxious, even depressed. I get it. I'm living it! Truth is … You can't control everything that happens to you - your marriage - your family - your ministry … Continue reading E-141: This Is Not The Christian Life I Want!

E-139: Seek Out Challenges!

As a Christian man, you need to intentionally and regularly seek out CHALLENGES … mentally, spiritually, and physically. You need to get comfortable with the uncomfortable. And on this episode we're going to talk about WHY you need to do that and HOW you can do that in the everyday grind of your life. http://www.rovecoffee.comContinue reading E-139: Seek Out Challenges!

E-138: 9/11 – NEVER FORGET!

On this episode, Jason recalls the tragic terrorist attacks of September 11, 2001 and why he'll never forget. Details of 9/11 taken from Wikipedia.comhttps://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/September_11_attacks http://www.thegrizpodcast.com Email Jason = Jason@narrowtrail.com Become a monthly supporter of The GRIZ Podcast for just $10 per month - http://www.narrowtrail.com/give http://www.narrowtrail.com/podcast/0d47a473-f0ad-4230-95b2-60a752a153d4.xml

E-137: The Screwtape Investigation – Part 3 – The Reality of False Conversion!

On this episode of The GRIZ Podcast we are back investigating C.S. Lewis' classic literary work, The Screwtape Letters, and we begin taking a look at Letter #2 from old Screwtape to his demon nephew … Wormwood. This letter is packed full of interesting and valuable talking points - too many to cover in just … Continue reading E-137: The Screwtape Investigation – Part 3 – The Reality of False Conversion!

E-135: The Screwtape Investigation – Part 2 – “Don’t Let Them Reason!”

In this episode, Jason gives a brief update on what's been going down in his life this past week, then rips into part 2 of The Screwtape Investigation. If you're going to be successful in this Christian life … You need to know God.You need to know yourself.You need to know the Word of God.You … Continue reading E-135: The Screwtape Investigation – Part 2 – “Don’t Let Them Reason!”

E-134: GRIZ Up In The Club and The Screwtape Investigation – Part 1

On this episode of THE GRIZ PODCAST ... GRIZ gets amped up about Jesus!GRIZ hits the club scene in Miami!We begin our investigation of The Screwtape Letters by C.S. Lewis and discuss the reality of spiritual warfare. Scripture in this episode … 2 Corinthians 5:17Ephesians 6:121 Peter 5:8Genesis 3John 3:16-17 http://www.narrowtrail.com/podcast/0d47a473-f0ad-4230-95b2-60a752a153d4.xml Covenant Eyes has been … Continue reading E-134: GRIZ Up In The Club and The Screwtape Investigation – Part 1

E-133: ZZ Top – Ready to Divorce – And Spiritual Warfare!

On this episode, Jason gives a karaoke tribute to the late Dusty Hill from ZZ Top, then he brings some Romans 12 and 13 and shares why he was ready to divorce his wife this past week - the enemy was attacking! - See Ephesians 6:12. And that all serves as a Segway into a … Continue reading E-133: ZZ Top – Ready to Divorce – And Spiritual Warfare!

E-128: Spiritual Hypocrisy, Fake Sanctification, and Frederick Douglas Won’t Stay Silent!

On this episode, Jason talks about how spiritual hypocrisy always prevents real sanctification and encourages us to be killing it in our own lives! Jesus was the hardest on the religious hypocrites of his day. It doesn't matter how much you try to look or sound like a good Christian ... if you're a spiritual … Continue reading E-128: Spiritual Hypocrisy, Fake Sanctification, and Frederick Douglas Won’t Stay Silent!

E-127: Getting Dead Serious About Health and Fitness!

In this episode, Jason shares the crisis that finally made him get dead serious about his own health and fitness, and what that has looked like over the last few years. He then motivates you to get dead serious about your own health and fitness, and shares some insightful and practical ways to do that. … Continue reading E-127: Getting Dead Serious About Health and Fitness!

E-126: Fighting Hard for Sanctification and Goatman Needs My Help!

In this episode, Jason gives you an update on the latest going down in his life and family ... then you'll go with him kayaking into Black Swamp Creek in search of the goatman ... it gets really interesting as Jason explains a possible theory behind the origin of the goatman ... and you won't … Continue reading E-126: Fighting Hard for Sanctification and Goatman Needs My Help!

E-125: The Fight, Goatman Lives, and What Sanctification Reveals about You!

On this episode, Jason talks about fighting the fight of faith ... his recent encounter with the goatman ... and what sanctification reveals about you as a man. We experienced some technical difficulties with this recording. There's some annoying feedback. We apologize and are working on that issue. http://www.narrowtrail.com/podcast/0d47a473-f0ad-4230-95b2-60a752a153d4.xml Here is the photograph of the … Continue reading E-125: The Fight, Goatman Lives, and What Sanctification Reveals about You!

E-124: Balance, DMX, and Understanding Sanctification!

On this episode, Jason talks about needing better balance in his life, the recent death of DMX, and understanding sanctification. Main Scripture = Philippians 1:6 http://www.narrowtrail.com/podcast/0d47a473-f0ad-4230-95b2-60a752a153d4.xml Sign up for Covenant Eyes Internet Accountability and get the first month completely free by using the promo code: "grizzin"

E-123: They Need Us To Be Holy!

In this episode, Jason shares some recent personal struggle/conflict in his own life and family, and talks about how desperately we all need to be holy men of God, not just for ourselves, but also for those around us (especially our wife and children). Scripture reference = 1 Peter 1:13-16 Book reference = Holiness (Unabridged) … Continue reading E-123: They Need Us To Be Holy!

E-122: We Need To Get Together In Person!

In this episode, Jason gives an update on what's been going down in his life and also gives a simple encouragement for us to fully obey Hebrews 10:24-25 ... "And let us consider how to stir up one another to love and good works, not neglecting to meet together, as is the habit of some, … Continue reading E-122: We Need To Get Together In Person!

E-121: Just Raw 1 Timothy!

Faith comes by hearing and hearing through the Word of God. We need to be consuming more of God's truth into our hearts and minds. On this episode, Jason just reads Paul's letter to young Pastor Timothy who is in Ephesus. That's it and that's all. Enjoy. ESV (English Standard Version) Copyright 2001 Crossway. https://narrowtrailministries.cloversites.com/podcast/0d47a473-f0ad-4230-95b2-60a752a153d4.xmlContinue reading E-121: Just Raw 1 Timothy!

E-119: The Irritable Frustrated Funk!

Sometimes I'm frustrated and irritable. Life bothers me. People bother me. Politicians bother me. Media bothers me. I bother me. I long for an escape. I long for something better. The truth is … What I'm really longing for is Heaven! Revelation 21 and Colossians 3:1-3 https://narrowtrailministries.cloversites.com/podcast/0d47a473-f0ad-4230-95b2-60a752a153d4.xml Protect yourself and your family online with Covenant … Continue reading E-119: The Irritable Frustrated Funk!

E-118: Just Raw Philippians!

Faith comes by hearing and hearing through the Word of God. We need to be consuming more of God's truth into our hearts and minds. On this episode, Jason just reads Paul's letter to the church in Philippi. That's it and that's all. Enjoy. ESV (English Standard Version) Copyright 2001 Crossway. https://narrowtrailministries.cloversites.com/podcast/0d47a473-f0ad-4230-95b2-60a752a153d4.xml

E-117: Husbands and Dads … It Ain’t Easy, But It’s Worth It!

In this episode, Jason explains that in your home with your wife and kids … you are called to be the greatest servant of all. Don't ever view yourself as better than that or above that. But what does that look like in the daily grind of life? Jason gives you a snapshot into his … Continue reading E-117: Husbands and Dads … It Ain’t Easy, But It’s Worth It!

E-115: The American Man-Crisis!

There's a man-crisis here in America.  Where are the men?  The real men?  If you want to know what's truly wrong here in America ... it goes back to men ... or I should say ... the lack of men ... the lack of real men.  That's what Jason is ripping into for this episode … Continue reading E-115: The American Man-Crisis!

E-113: Questions To Ask Yourself If You’re Feeling Stressed, Down, Or Hating Life!

In this episode, Jason goes over 12 questions to ask yourself if you're feeling stressed, down, or hating life … Have you talked to a good friend, pastor, counselor, or coach about what you're going through?Have you gone outside for at least 30 minutes to feel the sunshine - to see the blue sky - … Continue reading E-113: Questions To Ask Yourself If You’re Feeling Stressed, Down, Or Hating Life!

E-112: Happy New Year and Don’t Let Porn Ruin It!

In this episode, Jason gives a quick update on what’s been going down in his life over the holiday season and he throws in some bite-size chunks of meat to guide, encourage, and equip you if your holiday season completely SUCKED! But the main thing that Jason really rips into on this episode is trying … Continue reading E-112: Happy New Year and Don’t Let Porn Ruin It!

E-111: You Be You … You Do You … and Be Battle Ready!

In this episode, the GRIZ shares who he really is, where he's come from, what he's about, what he believes, what he loves, what he likes, etc. You're going to get to know the GRIZ a whole lot better. He then goes on to motivate YOU TO BE and DO YOU! This jacked-up world doesn't … Continue reading E-111: You Be You … You Do You … and Be Battle Ready!

E-110: Living in Babylon, Pt.1 – Captured and Exiled!

In this episode, you will learn what happens when a nation does not acknowledge and honor the true-God, the Creator-God, Jehovah-God. You will also learn what we as Christian men need to be and do as we live in our own "Babylon" here in America ... in this ungodly culture under ungodly government leaders with … Continue reading E-110: Living in Babylon, Pt.1 – Captured and Exiled!

E-109: Better Understanding Biblical Manhood with Brody Holloway!

On this episode, Brody Holloway is helping us better understand biblical manhood. Brody is a godly man, husband, father, and minister of Jesus Christ. He is one of the Founders and Directors of Snowbird Wilderness Outfitters in Andrews, NC and he is also one of the Teaching Pastors at Red Oak Church in Andrews, NC. … Continue reading E-109: Better Understanding Biblical Manhood with Brody Holloway!

E-108: 99 PROBLEMS!

There are going to be times in your Christian life when you won’t understand what God is doing or why He is doing it … times when life doesn’t make sense and God doesn’t make sense. GRIZ is in a season like that right now, and it’s sometimes difficult for him to trust that God … Continue reading E-108: 99 PROBLEMS!

E-105: The Manliest Thing You’ll Ever Do!

In this episode, Jason talks about the manliest thing you'll ever do … which is to love other human beings the way that God loves you. You gotta listen to learn more. This is powerful biblical and practical stuff for Christian men. https://narrowtrailministries.cloversites.com/podcast/0d47a473-f0ad-4230-95b2-60a752a153d4.xml The music at the end of this episode is by Jonas Woods. … Continue reading E-105: The Manliest Thing You’ll Ever Do!

E-102: Why I’m Voting for Trump! – Reason #1

In this episode, Jason begins sharing why he's decided to vote for Trump in the upcoming presidential election. His first reason for doing so is all about protecting the life of the unborn! You have to listen to learn more. Share this episode with a friend who needs to hear it and please give us … Continue reading E-102: Why I’m Voting for Trump! – Reason #1

E-101: POLITICS, VOTING, AND MANLINESS!

In this episode, Jason shares how he's NOT just here on this planet to lead people to Heaven. He's also here to be a change-agent for good in this broken and jacked-up country of ours (the USA) ... and so are YOU if you’re a Christian man. It's time to for us to step-up and man-up … Continue reading E-101: POLITICS, VOTING, AND MANLINESS!

E-100: CELEBRATING AND RESTATING THE MISSION!

In this episode, we get a little cray-cray as we celebrate 100 episodes of THE GRIZ PODCAST with various shoutouts from members of THE GRIZ TRIBE! Jason then restates the mission of this podcast and explains what "THE GRIZ TRIBE" and the term "GRIZZIN" actually mean. He's a little fired up today. Get some! Audio … Continue reading E-100: CELEBRATING AND RESTATING THE MISSION!

E-99: When God’s NOT coming through, whatta ya do?

You ever feel like God's NOT coming through? ... Like He's ignoring your prayers? ... Like He's not keeping His promises? You're not the first to feel that way and you won't be the last. The GRIZ is gonna to tell ya how to deal with it. The last half of this episode is Jason … Continue reading E-99: When God’s NOT coming through, whatta ya do?

E-98: Be A Godly Man! – Pt. 3 – Never Fight Alone!

A victorious spiritual warrior knows that to ATTAIN and MAINTAIN his godly character, he needs weekly accountability with other Christian men who are also fighting to be godly men. This is another one of the ways you take action to become a godly man. You cannot fight this fight for godliness and be victorious without … Continue reading E-98: Be A Godly Man! – Pt. 3 – Never Fight Alone!

Episode 97: Be a Godly Man! – Pt. 2

In this episode, Jason starts off by sharing an update regarding a recent setback he's been having in his battle with Lyme Disease. After that, he gets right back into what God has been teaching him about what it means to be a Godly Man! On the last episode, Jason emphasized that God did not … Continue reading Episode 97: Be a Godly Man! – Pt. 2

E-96: Be a Godly Man! – Pt. 1

In this episode, Jason encourages you to fight to be a godly man. God did not save you just to give you forgiveness of sins and eternal life. He also saved you to change you ... to transform you ... to make you a new creation in Christ. At the end of this episode, Kyle … Continue reading E-96: Be a Godly Man! – Pt. 1

E-94: The Spiritual Danger of Social Distancing!

In this episode, Jason shares how he's not been doing very well physically, mentally, or spiritually. He shares how he fell into a spiritual rut over the last few months and how "social distancing" greatly contributed to that. He's painfully learned that we have to do whatever it takes to regularly meet with our brothers … Continue reading E-94: The Spiritual Danger of Social Distancing!

E-93: The Blessings of the COVID-19 Pandemic!

In this episode, several Christian men from around the country talk about the incredible blessings they are experiencing in the midst of the COVID-19 Pandemic. Instead of whining and complaining like most people, they are rejoicing and giving thanks. Our perspective and attitude regarding this COVID-19 Pandemic is crucial to successfully navigate through it as … Continue reading E-93: The Blessings of the COVID-19 Pandemic!

E-90: The Certainties and Uncertainties of Life!

In this episode, Jason drops the truth regarding what is certain and uncertain in this life. The COVID19 Pandemic has shaken billions of people around the world because what they thought was certain, stable, secure, and reliable is NOT! And that's a good thing for all of us to figure out before we die and … Continue reading E-90: The Certainties and Uncertainties of Life!

E-89: Spending Daily Time with God (and Men aren’t Toxic)!

On this episode, Jason talks about the importance of spending daily time with God ... in prayer, in His Word, meditating, worshipping, etc. This was the example Jesus left for His disciples. Everything good in our Christian life flows out of that fellowship. We need to move away from the "religious approach" to God and … Continue reading E-89: Spending Daily Time with God (and Men aren’t Toxic)!

E-87: The Sexy Super Bowl Halftime Show!

On this episode, Jason goes off about a few things he's sick of, then he reels it in by talking about the Sexy Super Bowl Halftime Show with Shakira and JLo that everyone's talking about. You'll hear some different perspectives regarding it that will hopefully help you understand what you as a Christian man need … Continue reading E-87: The Sexy Super Bowl Halftime Show!

E-84: Nasty Joy Suckers – Part 3

In this episode, Jason shares another nasty joy sucker that is common among Christians ... HARBORING SECRET SIN! This is a joy sucker that Jason knows all too well from his own personal life experience and from also working with young men for over two decades. Harboring secret sin will completely suck the joy out … Continue reading E-84: Nasty Joy Suckers – Part 3

E-83: Nasty Joy Suckers – Part 2

There's no way to go through life without encountering nasty joy-suckers. In this episode, Jason talks about one of those nasty joy-suckers that he allowed to attach itself to his Christian life many years ago, and it caused him major anxiety and panic issues. What was it? It all came down to doubting his salvation … Continue reading E-83: Nasty Joy Suckers – Part 2

E-82: Nasty Joy Suckers – Part 1

In this episode, we learn that ... #1 ... God wants us to be joyful believers regardless of our circumstances. #2 ... With God we can be joyful believers regardless of our circumstances. #3 ... If my Christian life is not full of joy then it's because I have allowed a nasty joy-sucker to attach … Continue reading E-82: Nasty Joy Suckers – Part 1

E-81: “Give Thanks in All Circumstances” … Are You Serious God?

God commands us (His children) to give thanks in all circumstances - 1 Thess. 5:18 ... and that means even when life sucks. Dude, that's easier said than done. Why would God say that? ... Because it glorifies Him and He knows it also benefits us. Scientific research is actually proving this and Jason is … Continue reading E-81: “Give Thanks in All Circumstances” … Are You Serious God?

E-80: Life’s Not Fair!

Life’s not fair. And we must stop expecting it to be fair because that’s not reality. That’s actually a distorted view of the human condition. The sooner we accept this reality (that life’s not fair), the better off we’ll be in overcoming pain, suffering, opposition, and disappointment. Many of us are under the illusion that … Continue reading E-80: Life’s Not Fair!

50 Questions I Often Ask Myself!

1) Am I beginning my day with Bible reading and prayer? 2) Am I staying focused on the things of God – the eternal – what really matters? 3) Am I enjoying my relationship with my Heavenly Father? 4) Is there an area of my life where I'm flat-out disobeying God? 5) Am I thinking … Continue reading 50 Questions I Often Ask Myself!

E-73: Real Faith and Baseball (Interview with Pro Baseball Player, Kevin Munson!)

In this episode, GRIZ interviews Professional Baseball Player, Kevin Munson. They talk about everything from faith to baseball to godly mentors to personal purity to who's going to win the World Series in 2019 ... and then some! This is good stuff that will definitely help guide, encourage, and equip you as a man.   … Continue reading E-73: Real Faith and Baseball (Interview with Pro Baseball Player, Kevin Munson!)

E-72: Taking Care of the Temple – Pt. 1 – Vitamins and Supplements!

In this episode, Jason begins a new series of talks regarding our health and fitness, entitled Taking Care of the Temple. One of the #1 things that most Christian dudes neglect is their physical health and fitness. This has to change. As men who claim to follow Jesus Christ, we should NOT be unhealthy, fat, … Continue reading E-72: Taking Care of the Temple – Pt. 1 – Vitamins and Supplements!

E-70: Listener Emails, Porn Struggles, My Son is Sexting, Romans, and RUN-DMC!!!

In this episode, Jason is coming at you from River Valley Ranch in Manchester, MD ... he reads and responds to some listener emails that mostly have to do with porn struggles, and also an email from a dad who caught his son sexting with his girlfriend and doesn't know what to do about it. Jason … Continue reading E-70: Listener Emails, Porn Struggles, My Son is Sexting, Romans, and RUN-DMC!!!

E-69: The Dad Life … Be There Constantly!

On this episode, Jason catches you up on what's been going down in his crazy life and then launches into a new series of talks called "The Dad Life" ... and the first nugget of manly fatherly advice he gives us is about constantly being there for your kids. What he means is ... constantly be … Continue reading E-69: The Dad Life … Be There Constantly!

E-60: It’s Manly to Fight!

In this episode, Jason talks about spiritual posing on social media ... and how the Apostle Paul recently gave him a flying knee to the face over it. With that, you're going to learn from a real elite fighter/warrior (the Apostle Paul) that it's manly to fight. At the end of this episode, Jason shares … Continue reading E-60: It’s Manly to Fight!

E-59: The Discipline of Difficulty!

In this episode, Jason reminds us once again of what the real Christian life really looks and feels like. It's not a walk on a paved nature trail at your local park. It sometimes feels more like being dropped into Taliban infested Afghanistan with an American flag wrapped around us! It's a fight, a struggle, … Continue reading E-59: The Discipline of Difficulty!

E-56: GRIZ Ramblings and … “Dude, is it wrong to masturbate?”

In this episode, Jason shares a glimpse of what his crazy family really looks like ... howling dog (and wife), daughter frantically PMSing, his food and drinks are constantly stolen, mental breakdown is imminent! 😂 Jason also shares some very important news for The GRIZ Tribe ... good things coming! He then responds to recent … Continue reading E-56: GRIZ Ramblings and … “Dude, is it wrong to masturbate?”

E-55: Christianity and Drinking … “They lied to me!”

In this episode, Jason shares the 3 big lies that his Baptist church taught him about drinking. He then refutes each of those lies with Scripture, historical facts, and good ole logic!   *The featured image used on this post is a painting by Stella Violano called "Camping Bears" and is for sale at http://arthelpinganimals.blogspot.com/2015/03/original-violano-bear-oil-painting-for.html   Audio … Continue reading E-55: Christianity and Drinking … “They lied to me!”

E-53: GRIZ responds to Gillette!

In this episode, Jason reviews the full content and the unclear message conveyed by the new Gillette commercial that targets "men."   He also shares some responses from members of THE GRIZ TRIBE (a closed facebook group for men). At the conclusion of this episode, he shares a few of his own observations/thoughts regarding the commercial … Continue reading E-53: GRIZ responds to Gillette!

E-52: Habits – Pt. 2 – Transformation takes time, but you can do it!

In this episode, Jason continues to share what he's learning about establishing and maintaining a system of good habits in order to become a better and more productive man: spiritually, physically, mentally, relationally, financially, etc. He drops gold nuggets from God's Word and also from James Clear's book, Atomic Habits. Yes, transformation takes time, but … Continue reading E-52: Habits – Pt. 2 – Transformation takes time, but you can do it!

E-51: Running the Ultimate Endurance Race!

So you ran in a Tough Mudder or Spartan Race or Xterra Race or UltraMarathon ... dude, that's cool, very cool. But how are you running in the ultimate endurance race? I'm talking about your Christian life. That's the ultimate endurance race! All those other races are only for a temporal reward, but this ultimate … Continue reading E-51: Running the Ultimate Endurance Race!

E-50: Habits – Pt. 1 … New Year’s Resolutions are not enough!

New Year's "resolutions" or "goals" are not enough! Men need a system of good habits that will steadily move them to their desired goal/results ... like ... overcoming the addiction, writing the book, earning that degree, losing the 40 pounds, getting out of debt, purchasing your first home, getting that girl to go out with … Continue reading E-50: Habits – Pt. 1 … New Year’s Resolutions are not enough!

E-49: Be Still and Know that He is God!

In this episode, Jason talks about the deep meaning of Psalm 46:10. If you've ever questioned, doubted, or even denied God's existence, this episode will help you as Jason explains three solid arguments for the existence of God.       If you haven't done so, please leave a rating and review for The GRIZ … Continue reading E-49: Be Still and Know that He is God!

E-48: Don’t Quit!

In this episode, Jason gets up in your grill about QUITTING on the good and noble pursuits in your life. Brace yourself! He also responds to some recent emails from listeners. The song at the end of this episode is called "No Quit" by Artist, Derek Minor - here is the iTunes link - https://itunes.apple.com/us/album/no-quit/1282158185?i=1282158187 The … Continue reading E-48: Don’t Quit!

E-47: Fighting Porn Together!

In this episode, Jason reads some recent emails from listeners and responds to each of them. God is doing some amazing work in the hearts of many listeners. Many men are coming clean about their porn/sex addiction and seeking help from God and their brothers from other mothers!     To help you with porn … Continue reading E-47: Fighting Porn Together!

E-46: Spiritually Blahhh! – Pt. 3

In this episode, Jason continues to share what he's learning about "spiritual blahness" ... the possible causes and the biblical remedies! If you've been feeling far from God or if God feels far from you ... or if you're bored with or cold towards the things of God ... then you need to tune in … Continue reading E-46: Spiritually Blahhh! – Pt. 3

E-45: Spiritually Blahhh! – Pt. 2

In this episode, Jason continues talking about the cause of spiritual blahness and what we as Christian men need to do about it. He also drops a little Vanilla Ice at the end because Ice Ice Baby is still one of the greatest rap songs of all time! Word to ya mutha! The GRIZ Podcast … Continue reading E-45: Spiritually Blahhh! – Pt. 2

E-44: No Porn November! You Can Do This!

In November, many guys begin ye ole “No-Shave November” … where they refuse to shave their face in order to grow out their manly beards … and dude, I’m all about that. That’s cool. Very cool. I’m with ya. I’m growing mine. But something that is way way waaaaaayyyyyy cooler than “No-Shave November” is “No-Porn … Continue reading E-44: No Porn November! You Can Do This!

E-42: Spiritually Blahhhh – Pt. 1

  On this episode, Jason talks about the spiritual blah-ness that he's been feeling lately and he also talks about two possible causes  ... #1 ... Too Busy for God! #2 ... Harboring Secret Sin!   Please leave a rating and review for The GRIZ Podcast on iTunes - link here https://itunes.apple.com/us/podcast/the-griz-podcast/id1155644164?mt=2   If this … Continue reading E-42: Spiritually Blahhhh – Pt. 1

E-41: Responding to Failure!

You're not perfect. You're a flawed individual. That means there will be bad decisions … mistakes … failures … and sins. James 3:2 says, “We all stumble in many ways.” You, with all your bad decisions, mistakes, failures, and sins … you’re not alone! “We all stumble in many ways.” I’m right there with you. … Continue reading E-41: Responding to Failure!

E-40: Mastering Fear!

In this episode, Jason shares some valuable truth from the new book, Mastering Fear by Navy SEAL, Brandon Webb. Guys, you need to get this incredibly helpful book!!! - Amazon Link  Jason also shares some valuable truth on mastering fear from God's Word, and he makes it clear (again) that we as Christian men constantly need … Continue reading E-40: Mastering Fear!

10 books that have helped me become a better man!

“Give yourself unto reading. The man who never reads will never be read; he who never quotes will never be quoted. He who will not use the thoughts of other men’s brains, proves that he has no brains of his own. You need to read.” - Charles Haddon Spurgeon   I will not tell you … Continue reading 10 books that have helped me become a better man!

E-36: Fire Woman! – Part 2

In this episode, Jason drops more warnings from the book of Proverbs regarding the forbidden woman … the adulteress … the porn star … (AKA … SEXUAL SIN). See specifically Proverbs 7!!! Jason shows us the sobering warning from God's Word that all those who live a life of unrepentant sexual sin are on the … Continue reading E-36: Fire Woman! – Part 2

E-35: Clear Commands from 1st Peter

In this episode, Jason drops the clear commands from 1st Peter and adds a little of his own commentary.     Please leave a rating and review on iTunes for The GRIZ Podcast – iTunes Link Here   If you’d like to email Jason … Jason@Narrowtrail.com     If you’re interested in having Jason speak … Continue reading E-35: Clear Commands from 1st Peter

E-32: My Porn Addiction! – Pt. 1

In this episode, Jason is interviewed by Matt Dobschuetz from The PornFree Radio Podcast. Matt is also the Founder of RecoveredMan.com ... where he coaches men in their recovery from porn addiction. In this interview, you're going to hear a lot of Jason's backstory with his childhood and what led him into a porn addiction that began … Continue reading E-32: My Porn Addiction! – Pt. 1

E-15: The Broken Cistern of Porn! – Part Deux!!!

This episode contains the second part of Jason's recent conversation with the Dobber (Matt Dobschuetz) from The PornFree Radio Podcast and the Founder of RecoveredMan.com If you're a Christian man struggling with porn or sex addiction ... this episode is a must-listen. It will help guide, encourage, and equip you in your fight for recovery … Continue reading E-15: The Broken Cistern of Porn! – Part Deux!!!

E-13: Your Focus Affects Everything!

  In this episode, Jason helps you understand that your FOCUS affects everything in your life as a man. Whatever things you allow to dominate your attention, desires, and activity … (AKA = your FOCUS) … it will affect every aspect of your life … - Your brain chemistry! - Your feelings/emotions! - Your physical health! … Continue reading E-13: Your Focus Affects Everything!

E-12: The Crisis of Male Character in America!

  Harvey Weinstein, Kevin Spacey, Ben Affleck, Brett Ratner, Jeff Hoover, Al Franken, Roy Moore ... and the list keeps growing. It seems like every day another prominent male figure here in America is being exposed for who he really is (behind the scenes) ... And it doesn't matter if they're Republican or Democrat ... … Continue reading E-12: The Crisis of Male Character in America!

E-10: The Friday Growl!

In this episode, Jason ... drinks strong black coffee in the microphone (as usual) reads a recent rating and review from iTunes talks about the recent episode of The PornFree Radio Podcast practices a new revolutionary anger-management technique invented by Matt Dobschuetz, called OSR Therapy (Old School Rap Therapy), and he actually busts-a-rhyme with LL Cool J (not … Continue reading E-10: The Friday Growl!

E-9: Coffee, Fake CLIF Bars, Work, T-Shirts, Feedback, and Hebrews 12!

In this episode, Jason ... ... consumes coffee and an imitation CLIF Bar in the microphone! ... reminds all of us to quit complaining about having to get up and work! ... updates us on the GRIZ t-shirts and the Uganda Mission Fund! ... reads some recent feedback from listeners! ... hits us with some … Continue reading E-9: Coffee, Fake CLIF Bars, Work, T-Shirts, Feedback, and Hebrews 12!

E-7: The Friday Growl!

In this episode, Jason talks about a bunch of stuff ... ... why you need Covenant Eyes ... his upcoming interview with former porn actress, Brittni DeLaMora ... the new GRIZ t-shirts and the Uganda Mission Fund ... a recent rating and review on iTunes and some new monthly financial supporters ... the importance of … Continue reading E-7: The Friday Growl!

Good stuff coming!

If you haven't already, make sure you check out this week's episode ... What does it really mean to be a man? - Part 2   And next week ... Jason will be interviewing former porn actress, Brittni De La Mora and her husband Rick. They have an incredible story to share about God's grace … Continue reading Good stuff coming!

E-6: What does it really mean to be a man? – Part 2

In this episode, Jason continues helping us understand what it really means to be a real man. Jason also tells us the cold-hard truth about Mr. Playboy, Hugh Hefner. Please help us get the word out about The GRIZ Podcast. Tell a friend. Tell your church's men's group. Post a link on your Facebook or … Continue reading E-6: What does it really mean to be a man? – Part 2

E-5: What does it really mean to be a man?

In this episode, Jason begins answering some crucial questions ...   What does it really mean to be a man? What is manliness? What is the essence of true masculinity? And who do we look to as a living example of manliness?     You can try Covenant Eyes for 30 days for free by … Continue reading E-5: What does it really mean to be a man?

E-4: Are you living out of alignment?

In this episode, Jason helps us take a look under the hood to see if we are living out of alignment ... Are you the same man in private that you are in public? ... Is there a secret life that you're trying to hide from others? ... Has your image/reputation become more important than … Continue reading E-4: Are you living out of alignment?

E-3: A godly mountain man! – Interview with Brody Holloway

On this episode, Jason interviews Brody Holloway ... the Co-Founder and Director of Snowbird Wilderness Outfitters and the Teaching Pastor at Red Oak Church in Andrews, NC. They talk about everything from hunting ... to daddy wounds ... to real salvation ... to God's original intent for man ... to marriage ... to parenting ... … Continue reading E-3: A godly mountain man! – Interview with Brody Holloway

E-2: A manly/biblical view and response to the mass shooting in Las Vegas!

In this episode, Jason provides a manly/biblical view and response to the mass shooting in Las Vegas. He is adamant that guns are NOT the real problem! Give to the Christina Grimmie Foundation to help victims of gun violence - https://christinagrimmiefoundation.org Like GRIZ on Facebook Follow GRIZ on Twitter Listen on iTunes Listen on Stitcher Listen … Continue reading E-2: A manly/biblical view and response to the mass shooting in Las Vegas!