Episodes

April 14, 2021

Lost In Paradise

WARNING LISTENER DISCRETION MATURE CONTENT. What comes to mind when you hear or read the word paradise? One way paradise is defined is as a place or state of bliss, felicity, or delight. My guest today is going to share with us a different perspective on paradise. Her name is Victoria. Victoria shares why she has made it her life’s work to help love, equip, encourage and give a hug if need to the souls who are lost in paradises. In this episode, Victoria will share the dramatic events of how sh…

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April 7, 2021

Fourth Down

It’s fourth down in the game, life is on the line. You have two choices give up (punt the ball of life away) or go for it to get the first down and keep moving the ball down the field. Today’s guest is Marques Ogden. Marques is a Former NFL Player, Author, Celebrity Success Coach and Commentator. Marques will share why when you feel like giving up on life you don’t have to. Marques uses his life’s greatest challenges to help guide and encourage everyone he gets the chance to speak with. Listen …

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March 31, 2021

The Treasure

What is the greatest treasure in life? My guest Nicole shares how she started out with many challenges that came with the arrival of her first son during her teen years. She came to understand that the greatest treasure in her life would be finding her savior. She has learned that the great treasure she can pass along to her sons is that Jesus needs to be Lord of their life. As a boy mom, Nicole gives some great insight into what it feels like. Listen in today as I try on Nicole’s farming boots.

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March 24, 2021

Is It Time To Shine?

Is it time to shine today? Let’s face it, we all have had moments in life where we did shine. My guest today is Scott Ferguson, and he wants you to hear that today you can be empowered to shine. You can learn from his pasted challenges and gain some much-needed wisdom so you can shine. Scott shares a shining statement. He says ‘I do not want anyone to feel like they have no one. If you have ever felt like you have no one, this is your time to shine today. Listen in as I try on Scott’s size 12 w…

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March 17, 2021

A Rose In Bloom

Episode Notes What comes to mind when you see a red rose? Does it make you think about love, respect, courage, and passion? Those are the four meanings behind a red rose. My guest this week covers all four of those words in this episode. My guest’s name is Reina Rose. Reina loves people and has a deep level of respect for others around her. She has had to have tremendous courage at times in her life. Something powerful happened to her back in 2009 that you will not want to miss. In today’s epis…

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March 10, 2021

I Am A Tar Heel

Episode Notes What is does it mean to be a North Carolina Tar Heel basketball player? In this week’s episode, Neil sits down with two former North Carolina Tar heel basketball players, David Noel and Brandon Robinson. Noel was a key player in the 2005 National Championship team. Robinson was a key player on the 2017 National Championship team. Neil put on the full-court press to find out why North Carolina versus Duke is the best rivalry in college basketball and possibly in sports. They also …

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March 3, 2021

Pop Gospel Shoes

Could you imagine your song, podcast, or maybe even your powerful Ted Talk on the radio? Now, I’m not talking the AM/FM radio. No, even better! I’m talking internet radio. My guest, Tim Young, is the founder of Pop Gospel Speaks. What is Pop Gospel Speaks? Well, I guess you’re just going to have to listen to find out. Let me tell you, maybe now is the to stop imagining and start doing. Tim is here today to tell you how. Join me as I walk in Tim’s 10 1/2 wide Nike Slides.

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Feb. 24, 2021

What's My Number?

The Enneagram; what is it? What number am I? Is it bad? How can I learn more about my Enneagram number? My guest this week is Stephani Cook. She has been teaching, coaching, and helping others learn more about how the enneagram can be a powerful tool to help you understand yourself, your family and others around you. Stephani, also shares some dangers about the enneagram to be aware of. If you have ever wanted to get a quick rundown of the enneagram then please join Stephani and me for this rea…

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Feb. 17, 2021

Behind The Smile

When you hear male model, what comes to mind? What roads does your mind go down? Let me put up the detour sign. My guest this week is more than just a pretty face. He wants you to know that he has walked some very dangerous roads as a male model and in the business world. He has learned many lessons along the way. Warren wants to share some very valuable lessons and how those lessons can help you in your walk of life right now. One key takeaway is that the pain of rejection is something that ne…

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Feb. 10, 2021

Unlock The Door

There is nothing in life more frustrating than being locked out. Think about it for a moment. If you have ever been locked out of your vehicle, your house, or maybe even your life. For many in our world might feel this way. Today I would love to introduce you to Sandra Rae. She is very excited and willing to help you and I find the key to unlock the door that has us feeling trapped inside. Today is your day to gain some understanding and maybe even some freedom from the pain. Sandra will provid…

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Feb. 3, 2021

Let's Be Audacious!

1,380,004,385 people is the population of India! Can one person really make a difference? My guest this week truly believes that he can in fact make a ripple effect that will have generational type waves in the lives of the people of India. In his mind, it’s going to take audacious generosity to make these efforts a reality. Kevin White has a heart like few I have encountered and a passion for the people of India. Come listen to why Kevin feels so heartbroken and joyful for the people of India …

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Jan. 27, 2021

Wisdom From Watson

When you think of PTSD some may think of soldiers returning from the battlelines. This week’s guest has had her fair share of battles that she has fought her way back from. Now she has made it her mission and passion to help rescue those souls still trapped behind the enemy line. Amy Watson provides a personal account of her battle and the wisdom she gained along the way to find peace and rest. She also shares where she finds her greatest source of encouragement so she can fight the battles in …

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Jan. 20, 2021

Mountain Top View

Do you have a "Wildcat Spirit" inside you? Wait, What? The "Wildcat Spirit” is the fight and the tenacity to keep climbing, to keep going and to along the way show and help others how to live better. Michael Ashford does just that. He is a father and husband but would you be able to tell just by looking at him that he has the Wildcat Spirit inside of him? Chances are pretty good you wouldn’t. Join me as I try on Michael’s NoBull high-top shoes.

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Jan. 13, 2021

Prey To Confident

ADULT MATURE EPISODE Would you be able to tell if someone was sexually abused by looking at them? Chances are, the answer is no. In this episode, we dig deep into the story of Sandy Phillip Kirkham. Sandy is the author of the best-selling book “Let Me Prey Upon You” where she shares her powerful story from victim to the confident powerful author and speaker that she is now. Listen in and hear how she broke her silence and how she is now helping others not be victims anymore and raise from the…

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Jan. 6, 2021

More Than A Speaker

Leading off the seventh season of Other People’s Shoes, Neil sits down with Shaun Groves. Shaun is a public speaker for a non-profit organization. However, there is more to Shaun’s story than what he does for a living. He is also an accomplished music artist. Shaun shares the value of seeing people for who they are. Join me as we walk in Shaun’s size 10 1/2 boots.

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Dec. 30, 2020

SEASON FINALE: February 20th, 1991

In the season finale of ‘What happened When’ I look at the date February 20th, 1991. This date was the turning point for my cousins who I now lovingly call my sisters. My cousin Brandie made a choice that would have a major impact on the rest of her life and her sister Angel's life forever. Join me as I try on some old school Adidas and some Bob's with kitties on them. Try not to judge as I walk in my cousin's (sisters) shoes.

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Dec. 23, 2020

Christmas Shoes Part 2

Merry Christmas, from Other People's Shoes! As a gift to you, the listener of today's episode Christmas Shoes Part 2. I know this has been a crazy year right? So today a special guest stops by to help me unwrap some special 'What Happened When' presents. Join me as I take a look back at some dates and moments that have had a lasting impact on my guest and I. Join me, as I wear my North Carolina Tar heels Santa hat and my UNC Jordan 32 size 11 as you walk in my shoes.

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Dec. 16, 2020

April 28th, 2020

What happened on April 28th, 2020? My guests today Mark Victor Hansen and his wife Crystal Dwyer Hansen know. It is the day their new book "Ask! The Bridge from Your Dreams to Your Destiny" became available. In the book, you will learn most people have beautiful dreams deep inside—the things they would like to have, the relationships they’d love to enjoy, and the wellness and well-being that would help them express their best, in every way. However, often those dreams lie buried inside us. Hidd…

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