Three Words Podcast

A bite-sized podcast about choices.

  • All People
  • Alfonso Mack
  • Amy Seiffert
  • Anthony King
  • Barb Roose
  • Ben Vollmar
  • Bianca Hicks
  • Brek Goin
  • Carter Good
  • Casey Greenawalt
  • Che Walters
  • Chuck Salem
  • Colin Nguyen
  • Corey Norris
  • Dan Costello
  • Danijela Tomic
  • David Denison
  • DeAnte Shivers
  • Dr. Beau Johnson
  • Dr. Chet Hesson
  • Dr. Justin Brown
  • Dr. Michael Brown
  • Dr. Russell Catania
  • Dr. Shawn Cramer
  • Dr. Tyler Schwanz
  • Eric Jones
  • Gabe Dunbar
  • Greg Dickerson
  • Greg Jenkins
  • Jaedyn McKinstry
  • Jake Thompson
  • Jason Poleski
  • Jenna Greenawalt
  • Kathy Wilhelm
  • Lauren Thompson
  • Leo Carrillo III
  • Libby Snow
  • Logan Brown
  • Lourawls Nairn
  • Martha Chandran-Dickerson
  • Mike Williams
  • Nick Gillispie
  • Paul McDonald
  • Ricky May
  • Ryan Snow
  • Sammy Adebiyi
  • Steve Rieske
  • Teresa Brown
  • Trevor Lee
  • Trey Diggs
  • All Topics
  • Conflict
  • Emotions
  • Finances
  • Goals
  • Health
  • Introspection
  • Justice
  • Pace
  • Relationships
  • Routines
  • Words
  • All Dimensions
  • Personal
  • Physical
  • Emotional
  • Relational
  • Intellectual
  • Spiritual
  • Moral
  • Professional
  • Cultural
  • Recreational
  • Financial
  • Sexual
177

Finish Your Degree

January 29, 2024

Pursuing a college degree may not be for everyone, but finishing what we start is one of the most essential ingredients of success. This week, first-generation college student Dr. Michael Brown shares the studio with professional saxophonist Mike Williams in a conversation about grit, gumption, and going the distance.

  • Dr. Michael Brown
  • Mike Williams
175

Balance Is Impossible

January 1, 2024

We may be able to do it all, but we certainly can’t do it all today. This week, Dr. Michael Brown and Dr. Beau Johnson look toward a 2024 where we can be healthier and more alive.

  • Dr. Michael Brown
  • BJ
172

Act Your Age

November 20, 2023

The most important part of growing up is the growing. This week, Dr. Michael Brown and 19-year-old sophomore business major Jason Poleski encourage us to maximize our lives through every season.

  • Dr. Michael Brown
  • JP
169

Be Completely Honest

October 9, 2023

Something powerful and freeing happens when we have the courage to tell the truth. This week, Dr. Michael Brown and Bahamian basketball player and coach Lourawls “Tum Tum” Nairn explore the spiritual, relational, and physical benefits to saying what we really feel.

  • Dr. Michael Brown
  • LN
168

Ask The Question

September 25, 2023

Why is my boss so evasive and confusing? Why are my employees so clueless and unproductive? This week, Dr. Michael Brown and recently hired COO Nick Gillispie offer a helpful communication strategy for young professionals and leaders alike.

  • Dr. Michael Brown
  • Nick Gillispie
164

Live For Weekdays

July 31, 2023

How often do we dread our Mondays and Tuesdays, coast through Wednesdays and Thursdays, and later regret our Fridays through Sundays? This week, Dr. Michael Brown and first time Three Words guest Che Walters encourage us to make the most of each and every day.

  • Dr. Michael Brown
  • CW
158

People Aren't Interruptions

May 1, 2023

It is tempting to believe the lie that busyness is best and our to-do list is paramount. This week, Dr. Michael Brown and automotive executive Dan Costello remind us what matters most and inspire us to turn our attention to others.

  • Dr. Michael Brown
  • Dan Costello
157

Try Something New

April 17, 2023

Although seasons pass and years change, many of us are perpetually bored by our day-to-day lives. This week, Dr. Michael Brown and Dr. Tyler Schwanz inspire us to demonstrate the courage to keep things fresh until we breathe our last breath.

  • Dr. Michael Brown
  • TS
156

Break The Rules

April 3, 2023

Sometimes living an extraordinary life requires us to make choices that aren’t quite normal. This week, Dr. Michael Brown and saxophonist Mike Williams discuss creativity, career changes, and walking the line between faith and wisdom.

  • Dr. Michael Brown
  • Mike Williams
155

Sometimes Shop Local

March 20, 2023

Should we feel bad about drinking Starbucks if the coffee shops in our own community just aren’t that good? This week, Dr. Michael Brown and local business owner Ben Vollmar engage in a nuanced and surprising conversation that will inspire consumers and business leaders alike.

  • Dr. Michael Brown
  • BV
154

Don't Rush Goodbyes

March 6, 2023

Whether slipping out of a wedding reception unnoticed because the newlyweds are “too busy” or leaving for work with just a minute to spare, our pace in life often causes us to miss out on meaningful connection. This week, Dr. Justin Brown and higher education administrator Bianca Hicks reflect on professional transitions, encounters with strangers, and end-of-life conversations.

  • Dr. Justin Brown
  • BH
152

Embrace Your Season

February 6, 2023

As this winter comes to a close, we are reminded that every season is a new opportunity to become fully alive. This week, Dr. Michael Brown is joined by business owner and grandmother Kathy Wilhelm as they explore an essential framework for living life well.

  • Dr. Michael Brown
  • KW