The Daren Streblow Comedy Show Mini-Cast 158: Tim Hawkins

[display_podcast]I am overjoyed this week to come to you directly from funnyman Tim Hawkins’ bus at 1:00 am! Traveling between the Dakotas, we are living out a country song and swapping stories. But, Tim doesn’t just tell stories so much as he orchestrates them, adding interesting musical soundtracks from a harmonica, pan flute, or any other musical instrument he may find lying around. This weaving together of music and comedy comes from his youthful introduction to the likes of Weird Al Yan … [Read more...]

Im Waiting 27: Peer Pressure and Mentoring Teens with Matt Clinton

[display_podcast] This week, we continue our conversation with Matt Clinton of Fellowship of Christian Athletes. FCA is so much more than once-a-week meetings for Christian high schoolers. Matt is encouraging peer-to-peer mentorship and seeing amazing results. Matt Clinton, Fellowship of Christian Athletes: The victory in what we do are the life change stories. For whatever reason, God has allowed us to be a part of these incredible people’s stories. It’s obvious we’re not the ones doing it – i … [Read more...]

I’m Waiting 26: Teenage Counter-Culture Christians with Matt Clinton

[display_podcast]In our current series of podcasts, Matt Clinton of Fellowship of Christian Athletes (FCA) and I have been discussing the various struggles that teens face today, especially regarding their identity – who they are and where they fit in.This week, though, we also talk about the unique victories that the students Matt meets with are having that too often go unnoticed.Leslie: Throughout our whole lives, our identity is challenged. Even as adults, you and I can sit here a … [Read more...]

I’m Waiting 25: Mentoring Today’s High Schoolers with Matt Clinton

[display_podcast]Once again, I am joined by one of Im Waiting’s biggest supporters, Matt Clinton. Matt is the Fellowship of Christian Athletes (FCA) rep in Carlsbad, Oceanside and Vista, CA. But more than that, he is an amazing guy who constantly pours himself into the lives of the kids who he mentors and disciples. By meeting with Christian teenagers on their turf, Matt has a unique opportunity to see their struggles, their realities, their temptations, and their victories… all very up clo … [Read more...]

I’m Waiting 24: Teenage Athletes, Sex, and the Bible with Matt Clinton, part 1

[display_podcast]Hi, I'm Leslie Salazar Carrillo, Director of the I'm Waiting program.I had a chance recently to sit down with Matt Clinton of  Fellowship of Christian Athletes in the Oceanside, Carlsbad, and Vista areas.  But, before the interview started, Matt and I got a chance to catch up and we are just bouncing ideas off of each other.  And thankfully, it got recorded!It's a little bit of a prelude into the depth of the conversation that Matt and I were able to have about the re … [Read more...]

I’m Waiting 23: Giving Power Through Knowledge

[display_podcast]Q: Why wait if I already did it? I didn’t want to but I felt pressured.~ 11th grade femaleA:  There are actually three different parts to this question we recently received after a presentation.  One question and two statements.  Let’s look at each of them.First the question:  “Why wait if I already did it?”One of the biggest lies is that if you’ve already done something you have to continue, especially if something could potentially make your life more difficult … [Read more...]