Joyous Expansion and The Church of Awesome

Joyous Expansion and The Church of Awesome

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Empathy is the main theme of the Joyous Expansion Podcast. Listening to real people going through real struggles on trying to create something that makes this world a better place, even if that creation is a positive mindset is very inspiring. Check ou…


Church of Awesome #14: Beware The Identity Trap
Jan 18 • 22 min
When you label me, you negate me. When you identify a certain way, you can go against your best interest. Because when you have a belief that is something that becomes your identity it can become painful when it is challenged.
#56 - Jennifer Convington - Life Coach - Living Your Dreams While Monetizing Your Magic
Jan 16 • 39 min
Brett has a wonderful interview with Jennifer Covington. They talk about how she got started in the Peace Corps, to a corporate job, to finally going out on her own as a life coach full time.
#55 - Krista Kathleen - Beyond The White Picket Fence: How To Live The Life Of Your Dreams
Jan 8 • 43 min
S wonderful interview with Krista Kathleen, who talks about her journey from living her parent’s dream for her to realizing her dream and going for it.
Church of Awesome #14: Cycle Of Transformation - Decision and Commitment
Jan 5 • 15 min
The importance of making a decision
#54: Rachel Smets - Gaining Personal Confidence Through Traveling The World
Jan 3 • 40 min
Rachel Smets talks about how her world travels transformed her from someone who was shy into someone full of confidence.
#53: Kyle Grappone - Taking Your Business To A Higher Purpose To Make A Bigger Impact
Dec 19, 2019 • 38 min
Kyle talks about how he is taking his business from just public speaking to incorporate coaching and seminars to make a much bigger impact on the loves of highschoolers.
#52: William Hung - Become A Rockstar In Your Industry By Speaking
Dec 3, 2019 • 36 min
William talks about how he has taken his life from American Idol celebrity to being a motivational speaker, to helping others change lives through their speaking.
Church of Awesome #13: Cycle Of Transformation - Creating a Plan
Nov 24, 2019 • 11 min
If you fail to plan, you plan to fail. It is important to create a plan if you want to transform your life.
#51: Richard Kaufman - From Darkness To Light Helping Others Break Their Addictions
Nov 21, 2019 • 36 min
Richard Kaufman a person who was a drug addict and alcoholic until the event of 9/11 turned his life around
Church of Awesome #12: Cycle Of Transformation - Awareness
Nov 18, 2019 • 21 min
Transformation is a cycle. A constant cycle and one of the important part of transformation is awareness. Awareness of what you want. Awareness of what is blocking you. Awareness of how to get there. Become aware.Are you ready to live your b…
#50: Andy Dooley – Become The Hero Of Your Journey Through Story Manifestation
Nov 13, 2019 • 45 min
he has a wonderful interview with Andy Dooley who talks about his journey and how he uses Story Manifestation to change people’s lives.
Church of Awesome #11: Commandment Ten - Life Is Meant To Be Enjoyed
Nov 13, 2019 • 22 min
Life is meant to be enjoyed. Do your best that you can enjoy your life. Do your best so all may live an enjoyable life.
Church of Awesome #10: Commandment Nine - Take Responsibility
Nov 12, 2019 • 18 min
It is time to take responsibility for your life. You do not have control over anything in life but your actions.
Church of Awesome #9: Commandment Eight - Give And Receive
Nov 11, 2019 • 22 min
When you receive you give pleasure to the person who is giving to you.
Church of Awesome #8: Commandment Seven - Vulnerability Is Strength
Nov 10, 2019 • 20 min
Your ability to be vulnerable is your ability to truly connect with someone. To make it in this world to be your best self, you need to be vulnerable. Building a wall is weakness.
#49 - Shian Chuan - Ignite Your Soul, Trust Your Intuition, Live Your Purpose
Nov 9, 2019 • 36 min
In this episode, Brett Dupree talks about him restarting his healthy living lifestyle once again and then has a wonderful interview with Shian Chuan, the Executive Whisperer.
Church of Awesome #7: Commandment Six - Embrace Emotions
Nov 9, 2019 • 17 min
Your emotions are the spice of life. When you get your emotions aligned with your vision, you can move mountains.
Church of Awesome #6: Commandment Five - Be Friends With Failure
Nov 8, 2019 • 19 min
Failure is a part of life. You need to keep up going.
Church of Awesome #5: Commandment Four - Treat Others Awesome
Nov 7, 2019 • 19 min
A rising tide raises all ships. Imagine a world where everyone treats each other awesome. Let’s build each other first before putting others down?
Church of Awesome #4: Commandment Three - Develop Your Awesome Mindset
Nov 6, 2019 • 19 min
It all starts with your mind. That is the seat of your emotions. Your thoughts create your reality. What reality do you want to create?
Church of Awesome #3: Commandment Two - Treat Yourself Awesome
Nov 5, 2019 • 20 min
Commandment Two - Treat Yourself Awesome
Church of Awesome #2: Commandment One - Be Awesome
Nov 4, 2019 • 20 min
Deciding who you want to be is important. If you do not know where you want to go, then it doesn’t matter what you do.
Church of Awesome #1: Introduction To The Church Of Awesome
Nov 3, 2019 • 15 min
Introduction to the Church of Awesome
#48: Sujit Lalwani - Founder of Inspirational Unlimited, A Source of Positive News
Oct 31, 2019 • 41 min
Sujit Lalwani - Founder of Inspirational Unlimited, A Source of Positive News
#47: Cathy Goguen and Matt Rifenburg - Unstoppable By Design
Oct 17, 2019 • 34 min
Brett Dupree talks about how episode 14 of Vinland Saga bummed him out and how life is meaningless. Then he has a wonderful interview with Cathy Goguen and Matt Rifenburg. Cathy was inspired by the resilient life of Matt and wrote a play based on his…
#46: Amy Bovaird - Using Humor To Cope With Loss Of Sight And Hearing
Oct 11, 2019 • 34 min
Brett Dupree discusses the thoughts that spawned from seeing Deepak Chopra live. Then he has a wonderful interview with Amy Bovaird, who talks about how she uses humor to help people cope with their hearing and vision loss.
#45: Bill Protzmann – Music For Self Care
Oct 4, 2019 • 42 min
Brett Dupree discusses how personal development is full of charlatans. How he wants to be someone who helps people while being honest. Then he has a wonderful interview with Bill Protzmann, who talks about music as self care.
#44: Aleechea Pitts - Forgiveness For Your Sake
Sep 26, 2019 • 31 min
Brett Dupree talks about breaking patters and what his pattern has been. How is his ready to take the next step and letting go of making the same mistake over and over again. He also talks to Aleechea Pitts, who talks about how she came about being a…
#43: Lorraine Reguly - From Nope to Hope
Sep 19, 2019 • 38 min
Brett talks to Lorraine Reguly. Owner of Words to Wisdom who talks about her time hitting rock bottom, to rebuilding her life, and then becoming an entrepreneur doing what she loves. Helping people become authors.
#42: Joel Salomon - 9 Unconventional Money Rules Millionaires Use
Sep 12, 2019 • 46 min
Brett Dupree talks about his existential crisis as well as talking about how important it is to not detach your emotions. Especially if you want to be a true leader. Then he has a wonderful interview with Joel Salomon about his money rules that…
#41: Brett Dupree – Top 3 Reasons Law of Attraction is False and Top 3 Reasons I Still Practice
Sep 5, 2019 • 25 min
Brett Dupree goes completely solo. Backing up a promise he made last week on his podcast to discuss why he no longer believes in the Law of Attraction. Brett Dupree is very nervous putting this podcast out there. Thinking he will be shunned by his Law of…
#40: Christina Martine – Helping Spiritual Entrepreneurs Become Abundant with the Abundance Goddess
Aug 29, 2019 • 38 min
In this episode, Brett Dupree celebrates his 41st birthday. Hooray! Another year on this wonderful planet. He gives a year in review on how his life has gone. Then he has a wonderful interview with the Abundance Goddess, Christina Martine. Who talks about…
#39: Sharon Spink – Finding Passion Later in Life and Using Positive Mindset to Becoming an Actress
Aug 22, 2019 • 38 min
Brett Dupree discusses the power of emotions. Do we really have to detach from our emotions to become great leaders? Also he talks to Sharon Spink in his first international interview. Yes, Brett Dupree is now an international podcaster. How cool is that?
#38: Debbie Dixon – Cleansing Your Body, Mind, and Soul to Step Into Your Power
Aug 19, 2019 • 48 min
Brett Dupree talks about the pain of procrastination as it pertains to why this episode is late. Then he has a wonderful interview with Debbie Dixon on how she went from working in the sex industry, drugs, and abusive relationships to becoming a Yoga…
#37: Amelia Martinez – From the Worst 60 Days to Living Her Dreams
Aug 9, 2019 • 37 min
Brett Dupree discusses the importance of looking for the positive and then Amelia shares her amazing story on how she lost everything. After losing everything, she was able to utilize the power of a positive mindset to create an amazing life. Now she…
#36: Jayne Sanders – Finding Your Purpose in the Palm of Your Hands
Aug 1, 2019 • 37 min
In this episode Brett Dupree discusses the power of being vulnerable. Why you want to be vulnerable and how being vulnerable is the best way to connect to your audience to sell to them. He also has a wonderful interview with Jayne Sanders, a Life Purpose…
#35: Shawn Anderson – Going The Extra Mile…Literally
Jul 24, 2019 • 46 min
Brett Dupree discusses the importance of telling a story when connecting to the audience. He figured this out during his Kickstarter addiction. He is willing to pay $100 for a Kickstarter, but rarely buys one of those games in the store. Then he…
#34: Nikki Barron – Helping Creatives Through Emotions and Earnestness
Jul 17, 2019 • 40 min
In this episode Brett Dupree talks about his struggles with utilizing his emotions behind his desires and how he is holding himself back from reaching his full potential because of it. Which perfectly leads into the wonderful interview with Nikki Barron,…
#33: Harry Sherwood – Consciously Living to Reach Your Full Potential
Jul 9, 2019 • 46 min
Brett Dupree discusses his thoughts on how to live your full potential and how all of his interviews that day have an amazing theme. He also has a wonderful conversation with Harry Sherwood, who gives a lot to think about on how to live your full…
#32: Riana Milne – Healing Childhood Trauma
Jul 4, 2019 • 46 min
Brett Dupree discusses the damage of holding in trauma in the body and what he is doing to release it. Also, he has a wonderful conversation with Riana Milne who gives you the 7 Ds for reaching any goal and the 10 Childhood Trauma’s that you may need to…
#31: Naresh Vissa – Never Retire By Loving What You Do
Jun 27, 2019 • 39 min
Brett Dupree discusses the joy of his first year of running the Lightworkers Toastmasters. His year as president has come to an end and he gives a heartfelt look back on his year. Then he has a wonderful interview with Naresh Vissa, who discusses his…
#30: David and Dana Hagstrom – Online Marketers Retirement Through Planning and Entrepreneurship
Jun 20, 2019 • 43 min
Brett Dupree first discusses the joys of trying to live his life through the old African Proverb, “When there is no enemy in the inside, the enemy on the outside can do no harm.” Then he has an interview with David and Dana Hagstrom who go in detail on…
#29: Jacquie Walburn – Heal Thyself Naturally
Jun 13, 2019 • 40 min
Brett Dupree talks about how he is sick and what he has been doing in the last week to feel better about his body. Then he has a wonderful interview with Jacquie Walburn about how the food pyramid is whack! And how she healed herself with a rad new…
#28: Nancy Rebecca – Listening to Your Guides to Unleash Your Full Potential
Jun 6, 2019 • 52 min
Brett Dupree looks back at the year since he started interviewing people for this podcast. How this podcast has made him grow as a person, and how he is using the power of Game of Thrones to take his life to a whole new level.
#27: Kyle Grappone – How to Teach Teenagers to Be Successful Adults
May 30, 2019 • 45 min
Brett Dupree talks about the creation of his new podcast, The Church of Awesome Podcast. Which is on 7 Stones Radio. Which is where he is moving his 10 commandments of the Church of Awesome. After that, he has a wonderful interview with Kyle Grappone, a…
#26: Joe Beck – Finding Your Divine Spark in Even the Worst of Situations
May 22, 2019 • 39 min
Brett Dupree talks about his experience at the District 2 Toastmasters Annual Conference, then he interviews Joe Beck who talks about his struggles with addiction and how that ended up landing him in jail. His mom gave him a book that changed his life.
#25: Mandi Dorrell – A Story of Childhood Trauma to Saving High School Students from Committing Suicide
May 11, 2019 • 34 min
Brett Dupree first discusses commandment number 5 of the Church of Awesome, Being Friends with Failure. After that, he has a wonderful interview with Mandi Dorrell. First, she talks about the struggles of growing up in a verbally abusive household. Then…
#24: Kat Kim – Utilizing the Shame of Past Mistakes to Fuel Your Burning Desires
May 2, 2019 • 48 min
Brett Dupree talks about the 4th commandment of the Church of Awesome. Treat Others Awesome. Then he has a wonderful conversation with Kat Kim where they talk about her struggles with addiction, child abuse, how race affected her life, and how to utilize…
#23: Marita Rahlenbeck – Feel Fantastic In Your Own Skin with Sacred Mundanity
Apr 28, 2019 • 41 min
Brett Dupree discusses the 3rd Commandment of the Church of Awesome, then has a wonderful interview with Marita Rahlenbeck. Marita discusses how she helps people feel fantastic in their own skin by the lessons she learned from living through a traumatic…
#22: Cherezade Aanya – Healing Trauma Through Womb Awakening
Apr 17, 2019 • 47 min
Brett Dupree unleashes the 2nd commandment of the Church of Awesome! Listen to why you should treat yourself awesome. Then he has an amazing interview with Cherezade where they discuss her past with drug addiction to her present as an awakener of women…
#21: Ross Murker – Successfully Selling Without Alienating
Apr 9, 2019 • 41 min
Brett Dupree unleashes the Church of Awesome! Yes, the first time Brett Dupree ever told the public about the Church of Awesome! He starts with the 1st Commandment of the Church of Awesome. After that, he has a wonderful interview with Ross Murker. Ross…
#20: Caroline Palmy – Healing Heartbreak Through Self love
Apr 4, 2019 • 42 min
Brett Dupree discusses his history in dating and how finding how he needs to change who he is rather than worry to much about attracting women. Then he has a wonderful interview with Caroline Palmy, who talks about how she was able to rebound from an…
#19: Camille Elizabeth – Going From Eating Disorder to Loving Yourself
Mar 28, 2019 • 51 min
Brett Dupree talks about his weight loss journey. The struggles as he tries to break the pattern. Then he has a wonderful discussion with Camille Elizabeth on her struggles with her eating disorder. How both finding the right help and learning how to love…
#18: Carole Freeman – Healing the Brain and the Body with Ketosis
Mar 21, 2019 • 42 min
Brett Dupree talks about what it takes to speak authentically and how to utilize your emotions in connecting with the audience. He also has a wonderful interview with Keto Carole about her journey into living the Keto Life. Carole Freeman is a Certified…
#17: Alicia Sunflower – Healing Trauma Through Shadow Work and Love
Mar 7, 2019 • 43 min
Brett Dupree discusses the Andy Dooley workshop he attended where he learned how to change his relationship with procrastination. Then he had a wonderful interview with Alicia Sunflower about healing past trauma to live the life of your dreams. Alicia…
#16: Ryan Sawyer – Meditation to Help With Anxiety and Depression
Feb 28, 2019 • 52 min
Brett Dupree discusses what it takes to get back on track, after he has made the decision to get back on track with his podcast. Then he has a wonderful interview with his old highschool buddy Ryan Sawyer. Who talks about his struggles with depression and…
#15: Brett Dupree – Escaping the Prison of Social Anxiety
Feb 21, 2019 • 37 min
Brett Dupree, the Joyous Expansion Life Coach, discussing his struggles with social anxiety. How it has affected him his entire life, and how he overcame it. There is no interview as Brett Dupree talks about his entire journey with suffering and getting…
#14: Mark Perez – Empowering the Future by Helping Students and Speakers
Feb 11, 2019 • 50 min
Brett Dupree talks about his issue with consistency. How being inconsistent has made it so he has never succeeded in a way that he has wanted to. Then he has an amazing interview with a young motivational speaker on how he got started in motivational…
#13: Jill Celeste – Embrace Your Role as Director of Marketing
Nov 8, 2018 • 47 min
Brett Dupree talks about how he wants to become a leader and what kind of leader he wants to be. He has a wonderful interview with Jill Celeste on how she started making marketing a priority and working with entrepreneurs to get them to realize that their…
#12: Brett Dupree – Lessons From Creation of Lightworkers Toastmasters
Oct 18, 2018 • 37 min
Brett Dupree, your host, has been a member of Toastmasters for eight years. This year to work on his Distinguished Toastmaster Award he decided to create a club and become the club sponsor. He had an idea for roughly four years of a Toastmaster Club for…
#11: Ashley Morgan – Say Yes To Lighting Up Your Life
Oct 1, 2018 • 56 min
Brett Dupree discusses his struggles in trying to create a personal development business. Then he has a wonderful interview with Ashley Morgan where they discuss the trials and tribulations in starting a business while working full time and what it takes…
#10: Briana Cavanaugh – Finding Bliss With Your Money
Aug 28, 2018 • 52 min
Brett Dupree discusses what it takes to not be depressed about turning 40 while not living the life he has envisioned by the time in his 40s. Then he has a wonderful interview with Briana Cavanaugh about her struggles with being on welfare to becoming a 6…
#9: Jenapher Henslee – Intuitive Reader Living Feel the Fear and Do it Anyway
Aug 16, 2018 • 41 min
Brett Dupree talks about his desire to live from the heart and what it means if he lives his life from his life. Then he has a wonderful interview with Jenapher Henslee. A wonderful psychic who he has experienced in real life talk about how she started…
#8: Aimee Chandler – Ditch That All or Nothing Attitude
Aug 10, 2018 • 44 min
In this episode Brett Dupree talks about how to not be stuck in the paralysis of perfection and then has a wonderful interview with Aimee Chandler, who discusses some fragility in her past and how she found the courage to live her dream. Aimee Chandler,…
#7: Angie Charlebois – Release Trauma with Havening
Aug 2, 2018 • 57 min
Brett Dupree talks about the joy of opening his life to pain. How being able to allow himself to feel pain has increased his ability to feel happiness. He also has a wonderful interview with Angie Charlebois who talks about what it takes to start a…
#6: Anna Margolina - Turning Fear into Adventure
Jul 25, 2018 • 49 min
Brett Dupree talks about his nervousness as he gets ready for the first meeting of the Lightworkers Toastmasters. A Toastmaster club that he has created and hopes to become a succeessful club. Then he has an interview with Anna Margolina who talks about…
#5: Julie Grey - Spiritual Business With The Power of Spirit Guides
Jul 18, 2018 • 45 min
In this episode Brett Dupree talks about the disappointment of starting his podcast. How disappointment can cause him to not continue. What does he need to focus on?Then he has an interview with a very nervous Julie Grey. An introvert who was so afraid…
#4: Emily Stulman Klein – From Imperfect to Living a Juicy Life
Jul 10, 2018 • 40 min
Brett Dupree talks about what he believes about success and then has a wonderful interview with Emily Stulman Klein about helping women release the idea they have to be perfect and how to reclaim their inner bad***. Emily Klein, founder of Live a Joyful…
#3: Julie Grimm – From Scientist to Spiritualist
Jul 4, 2018 • 46 min
Brett Dupree talks about his depression and anxiety he faced after he was laid off on a position and bankrupcy. Then he had a great interview with Julie Grimm about how she was able to change her life by embracing spiritual principles and how asking for…
#2: Philip Cmor – License to Be Kind
Jul 4, 2018 • 51 min
Brett Dupree talks about how he is going to use this podcast to build his resilience. Then he talks to Phil Cmor who talks about how being kind to others helped him out of his depression. Philip Cmor (pronounced Ts-zmore) is a journalist for a daily…
#1: Scott Holt – Breaking the Cycle of Panic
Jul 4, 2018 • 48 min
Brett Dupree talks about how excited he is about starting this podcast and why he is starting it. Then he interviews his first guiest. Scott Holt. Who talks about how he was able to break out of the cycle of panic. Scott Shane Holt is the author of the…