Cultivate & Keep: Empowering The Next Generation Of Christian Men

Cultivate & Keep: Empowering The Next Generation Of Christian Men
Cultivate & Keep is a website, podcast, and community for Christian men to become who God created them to be.

77 | The First Commandment: Idolatry & Adultery?
Dec 3 • 32 min
The first of a trickled series on God’s commandments: We explore the true meaning behind the 1st commandment. There’s more than meets the eye!
76 | How To Be Grateful (Even When You’re Just Not Feeling It)
Nov 26 • 27 min
Not all of us (let’s be real — *very* few of us) are cheery, grateful souls all the time. So how do you cultivate gratitude when you’re not feeling grateful?
75 | The Story of Seduction
Nov 19 • 35 min
A parable of the crossroads we come to at each tempting sin.
74 | What Would You Do With A Hundred Thousand, Million, Or BILLION Dollars?
Nov 12 • 43 min
Here’s a thought… what would you do with a big lump sum of cash? How would it change your life? What would you pursue?
73 | Go And Get Bored
Nov 5 • 46 min
When was the last time you felt bored?
72 | The Personal Finance Guide (Saving, Investing, Giving, Budgeting, & More)
Oct 29 • 161 min
Please feel free to consume this *very* lengthy episode over a few different commutes/chores. We go in-depth on personal finances for Christians and what’s worked for us!
71 | Finding Your Unique Multi-Hyphenate
Oct 22 • 27 min
Can you find the perfect combination of what you love, what you get paid for, what you’re good at, and what the world needs?
70 | Hell Yeah or Hell No
Oct 15 • 30 min
“Let your yes be yes and your no be no.” How does this apply to your life?
69 | Every Opportunity Has A Shelf Life
Oct 8 • 39 min
What opportunities are right in front of you right now? Which paths do you follow?
68 | A Special One Year Anniversary Episode
Oct 1 • 31 min
A candid conversation about one year of podcasting and life updates.
67 | Life Regrets
Sep 24 • 44 min
What are the most common life regrets? What would yours be?
66 | Desire, Motivation, And The Will To Make It Happen
Sep 17 • 32 min
It’s easy to let life just unfold in front of you. But what do you really want? And how bad do you really want it?
65 | What To Do When Christian Celebrities Let You Down
Sep 10 • 31 min
There’s been a rise in celebrity-like Christians with a lot of reach and influence. But what happens when they slip up? Or when they abandon their faith altogether? We’ve got two real-life examples to talk about.
64 | Guns: What’s The Solution?
Sep 3 • 50 min
We have an open, honest conversation about the role of guns in our lives. Disclaimer: We don’t claim to have the answers, have all the data, or know what the solution is. But that’s why we wanted to talk about it.
63 | Burnout vs Boreout
Aug 27 • 46 min
What is burnout? And how do you know if you’re burnt out or if you’re just tired or bored? We talk about our own experiences and what to do about it.
62 | What To Expect When You’re Engaged
Aug 20 • 35 min
Being engaged can be surprisingly hard. It’s not like the movies make it out to be with cake tastings and fun late-night planning sessions. It’s a crash course in all the challenging aspects of a relationship… so buckle up.
61 | Why Divorce?
Aug 13 • 52 min
Divorce is a hard topic to talk about — and not talked about enough. Why does it happen? Is okay? We do our best to explore this sensitive subject.
60 | The Inconvenience Of Sacrifice
Aug 6 • 20 min
The old testament is full of examples of sacrifice. But what kind of sacrifices do we offer God today? And how do we present them?
59 | The 3 Things That Reveal Everything You Need To Know About Someone (& Yourself)
Jul 30 • 40 min
Your wallet, your calendar, and your friends: an inside look into who someone REALLY is.
58 | Balancing Ambition vs Contentment
Jul 23 • 45 min
A candid chat about managing feelings of discontentment, ambition, and if it’s right or wrong.
57 | Chris George: Growing In Wisdom, Stature, & In Favor With God And Men
Jul 16 • 66 min
This week we talk to Chris George, one of Jeremy’s closest family friends, businessman, and father.
56 | 5 Realities About Money & Your Career
Jul 9 • 29 min
We cover five beliefs about money and your career that are likely opposite to what you’ve grown up subconsciously thinking were true.
55 | 2019 Mid-Year Review
Jul 2 • 73 min
We take some time to reflect on how this year is going so far, answering what’s going well, what’s not going so well, and what we’ve learned.
54 | How To Make Decisions
Jun 25 • 42 min
When you have a big decision ahead of you, what do you do? How do you make the right decision?
53 | The Judas In All Of Us
Jun 18 • 32 min
Judas is often viewed as a heartless betrayer, greedy for money and cowardly. But are we so different than him?
52 | Dan Deyling: Answering Hard Questions About The Bible
Jun 11 • 113 min
We ask Dan some of the hardest questions about the Bible, including Satan, slavery, polygamy, and all sorts of other stuff!
51 | Zac Hays: Overcoming Suicidal Thoughts, Getting Married, And The Environment
Jun 4 • 134 min
We talk to Zac Hays about his past as an atheist, being married and traveling the world, and what we do with this world of ours.
50 | Nathan Cornett: Grappling Career Changes And Building A Family
May 28 • 105 min
We talked to Nathan Cornett, Jeremy’s brother-in-law and one of our favorite people about marriage, changing careers in the midst of building a family, and more.
49 | The Merit Of Personality Tests
May 21 • 34 min
Myers-Briggs? Strength Finders? Enneagram? What’s the point?
48 | I’m Motivated By Money
May 14 • 25 min
Is it wrong to be motivated by money? What’s the right way to view money?
47 | The Truth About Gluttony
May 7 • 22 min
Gluttony is all too common in our consumerism culture.
46 | Pressuring Someone To Commit Murder
Apr 30 • 52 min
Is it possible to pressure someone into committing murder using psychological manipulation?
45 | Jenny Stecklair: Patience During The Process & Running A Business With Young Kids
Apr 23 • 97 min
We bring on Jenny Stecklair to give a different perspective on finding a husband, starting a business, life, and overcoming hardship.
44 | How And When To Rest
Apr 16 • 23 min
Rest is often an after-thought, and we explore why it should be treated with much more intention and thought than you may think.
43 | Atomic Habits Review: Building & Keeping Habits That Matter
Apr 9 • 47 min
One of our favorite books, Atomic Habits is a practical and in-depth guide to cultivating the right habits.
42 | Phil Ortiz: Patriotism, Entrepreneurship, and Building a Family
Apr 2 • 69 min
Phil embodies so many different aspects of what it means to be a man as a Christian: politician, entrepreneur, father, husband, and much more.
41 | How And When To Quit
Mar 26 • 45 min
Quitting isn’t exactly the most attractive subject to talk about. What are the circumstances and reasons that make it okay or not okay?
40 | When It’s Morning And It’s Leah
Mar 19 • 22 min
When life gives you lemons, or should I say Leah, and you asked for raspberries, err… Rachel.
39 | Remembering The Work Of God
Mar 12 • 28 min
It’s easy to forget many of the things that God has done in your life. Do you have a way to remind yourself?
38 | Are You Real With God?
Mar 5 • 32 min
How do you deal with unbelief?
37 | Do What’s Hard
Feb 26 • 25 min
When you have the choice of doing what’s easy, what’s hard, or nothing, what do you choose?
36 | Finding God In The Middle
Feb 19 • 29 min
In the middle of hardship, anticipation, and preparation, we can easily miss God if we’re not looking for Him.
35 | How To Disagree (The Godly Way)
Feb 12 • 31 min
How to talk about social and political issues in a world of digital outrage.
34 | How To Start A Podcast In 11 Steps
Feb 5 • 28 min
A practical guide on how to start a podcast, start to finish.
33 | The Myth Of Being “Qualified” For A Job
Jan 29 • 35 min
Feel like you’re never qualified for the job you want?
32 | Saying No To New Year’s Resolutions
Jan 22 • 35 min
What we do instead of planning new years resolutions.
31 | Preparing For Marriage During Engagement
Jan 15 • 22 min
What should you be doing while you’re engaged?
30 | 2018 Year In Review
Dec 14, 2018 • 65 min
What went well, what didn’t go so well, and what did we learn?
29 | Social Media
Dec 13, 2018 • 37 min
After looking at Apple’s new iPhone feature “Screen Time,” we were both shocked.
28 | Let’s Talk About Porn
Dec 12, 2018 • 58 min
More than four of every ten Americans now say pornography is morally acceptable.
27 | Judging Others
Dec 11, 2018 • 22 min
A closer look at Matthew 7:1.
26 | For I Know The Plans I Have For You
Dec 10, 2018 • 19 min
God may not take away your suffering, but rather give you hope in the midst of your suffering.
25 | The True Meaning Of Philippians 4:13
Dec 9, 2018 • 20 min
Take the focus off of yourself and put it onto God.
24 | Proactive vs Reactive
Dec 8, 2018 • 21 min
The difference between life “happening” and life on purpose.
23 | 9 Lessons Every Man Can Learn From Joshua Of The Bible
Dec 7, 2018 • 28 min
Born a slave, raised a warrior, died a conqueror.
22 | Video Games
Dec 6, 2018 • 32 min
What does the Bible say about gaming?
21 | Learning
Dec 5, 2018 • 30 min
Knowledge builds up like compound interest.
20 | The Most Important Thing You Can Do Today
Dec 4, 2018 • 30 min
What’s the most important thing you can do today? Might not be what you think.
19 | Being A Good Steward Of Your Time
Dec 3, 2018 • 51 min
Do you manage your time well? Do you treat it like the valuable resource it is?
18 | Easy Choices, Hard Life. Hard Choices, Easy Life.
Dec 2, 2018 • 34 min
The unfortunate truth is that life is hard. And a good life requires doing hard things.
17 | Don’t Lose Your Awe And Wonder Of God
Dec 1, 2018 • 34 min
The awe of God is one of our greatest assets as a Christian.
16 | Fellowship, Fatherhood, and Faith with Dan Deyling
Nov 27, 2018 • 82 min
We sat down with Dan Deyling to talk about doing hard things, facing yourself, and cultivating conviction.
15 | Providing More Than Just Money with Nick Loudon
Nov 20, 2018 • 44 min
Being a provider financially is a heavy burden in and of itself, let alone spiritually and emotionally as well.
14 | The Apathetic Slippery Slope with Nick Loudon
Nov 13, 2018 • 38 min
“Why don’t I care?” Apathy is a real issue for many men.
13 | Visioneering Review
Nov 6, 2018 • 18 min
Are you living life on purpose? Do you have a vision for your life?
12 | College
Oct 30, 2018 • 49 min
How do you be successful in college? And is it even necessary?
11 | Why Do I Do The Very Thing That I Hate?
Oct 23, 2018 • 27 min
“For what I am doing, I do not understand; for I am not practicing what I would like to do, but I am doing the very thing I hate.” Have you ever felt this way?
10 | What Is God’s Calling On Your Life?
Oct 16, 2018 • 39 min
How do you discover what God’s calling is on your life? And is it aligned with your vision for your life?
9 | Community
Oct 9, 2018 • 51 min
What does real community look like? And do we really need it?
8 | Psalm 84
Oct 2, 2018 • 29 min
We break down Psalm 84 and get into the nitty-gritty of how to apply it to life.
7 | Wild At Heart Review
Sep 30, 2018 • 43 min
We talk about and review the book Wild At Heart.
6 | Jeremy’s Engagement Plans
Sep 30, 2018 • 32 min
Jeremy explains his plans to get engaged!
5 | Jeremy Chan: Moving Your Family Across The World For Ministry
Sep 30, 2018 • 67 min
We talk with Jeremy Chan who moved his family across the world to Africa to serve in ministry for the youth of East Africa.
4 | Turning Points
Sep 30, 2018 • 65 min
Key conversations, moments, and impactful moments in our lives.
3 | To Cultivate & Keep
Sep 30, 2018 • 68 min
What does it mean to cultivate? What does it mean to keep?
2 | Our Testimonies
Sep 30, 2018 • 73 min
Who are we? What’s our story?
1 | Origins
Sep 30, 2018 • 30 min
Why start Cultivate & Keep in the first place?
0 | What Is Cultivate & Keep?
Sep 29, 2018 • 4 min
Corey and Jeremy explain what’s in store for Cultivate & Keep and how to get involved.