The Half Brained Church

TABLE & WELL PODCAST: The Half Brained Church - The Benefits of Joy Fueled Communities

Part 5 - Joy is the first ingredient for strong, healthy, transformative communities.  So many churches/communities function without joy as their fuel.  The result is usually a community fueled by fear, shame, and performance where true transformation is not produced.  

TABLE & WELL PODCAST: The Half Brained Church - Key Ingredients to Create and Maintain Transformative Communities—Joy

Part 4 - True transformation, Identity, Character Development, Spiritual Formation, and Discipleship can only happen in healthy communities and relationship with those we have belonging.  If this is the case, how do we create, cultivate, and maintain these types of communities?

TABLE & WELL PODCAST: The Half Brained Church - No Relationship, No Transformation!

Part 3 - True transformation, true discipleship, only comes inside of healthy relationship and that is what is missing from the western church.  That is how Jesus did it with His disciples.  We are designed to live, learn and grow in community. 

TABLE & WELL PODCAST: The Half Brained Church - What's The Brain Got To Do With It?!

Part 2 - Transformation = truth + good choices + power | This statement sounds true and is widely accepted in most church circles today.  What if I told you that is not the formula for transformation?  What if I told you that this formula was missing a key ingredient?  Did I tell you that this formula was a Half Brained formula?

TABLE & WELL PODCAST: The Half Brained Church | How the Church Has Lost It's Ever-Loving Mind

If spiritual formation is the central task of the church, how are we doing?  Are we seeing and experiencing lasting deep transformation?  Are a lot of Christian communities strong and connected, or weak and shallow?  If we are honest with ourselves, I think we will answer the latter to both questions.  Why?

TABLE & WELL PODCAST: Our Story - Part 6

Join Tennison and Ginelle as they conclude their story.  In this episode learn where Table and Well are today and what the future holds.  Listen as they talk about Co-Labs and Community 101 and how their healing,  growth, and simple yes to following God on this crazy journey has produced true, deep transformation in others.   

TABLE & WELL PODCAST: Our Story - Part 5

Listen in as Tennison and Ginelle talk through the "origin story" of Table and Well, what the process was in the development, and how God was preparing them to launch Table and Well for over a year. Learn why the name Table and Well is so important to them and the meaning behind the name.   

TABLE & WELL PODCAST: Our Story - Part 4 (Liv's Story)

Listen in as their daughter,  Liv (Alivya), joins them to openly and honestly unpack how her early years and her parents' undoing affected her and their relationship. How their mutual growth and intentional conversations to face the hard things have repaired and restored their connection and relationship. 

TABLE & WELL PODCAST: Our Story - Part 3

In this episode, they tell comical and relatable stories of setbacks and victories as they began to turn the corner in their marital connection. Listen in and discover the importance of creating Joy moments and learning the art of play and how they are needed for healthy, deep relationships.

TABLE & WELL PODCAST: Our Story - Part 2

This episode looks at how the lack of relational maturity skills and trauma contributed to the dysfunction in their marriage.  You will also hear how Joy and connection begin the healing process in every area of their lives.

TABLE & WELL PODCAST: Our Story - Part 1

Over the next 4-5 episodes Ginelle and Tennison will unpack their continuing journey to relational health and maturity.  You will learn where and how the journey started, how the lack of relational maturity skills and trauma contributed to the dysfunction in their marriage, and how it affected their children.  You will also hear how Joy and conne...

TABLE & WELL PODCAST: Response To Mars Hill - Part 3

What do you do when you find yourself embedded in a narcissistic church culture?  Should the leadership be removed altogether or can restoration happen and the leaders continue to lead?  What would it take to change the culture?  Who is at fault when narcissistic leadership emerges?

TABLE & WELL PODCAST: Response To Mars Hill - Part 2

What do you do when you find yourself embedded in a narcissistic church culture?  Should the leadership be removed altogether or can restoration happen and the leaders continue to lead?  What would it take to change the culture?  Who is at fault when narcissistic leadership emerges?

TABLE & WELL PODCAST: Response To Mars Hill - Part 1

How do we get so caught up and miss what is actually happening right in front of our faces?  How do we miss the people who are being hurt, disowned, and even excommunicated by the organization that we have given our lives to?  How do we allow narcissism to run rampant in our churches and community? 

TABLE & WELL PODCAST: Whole-Brain Christianity - It Comes Back Full Circle to Maturity

Part 35 -  If living Whole-Brained is truly how God created us, why don't we?  Why does it seem so hard to live relationally?  What are we missing, or is this really just an unrealistic utopian dream?  Or does it simply come back full circle to maturity?

TABLE & WELL PODCAST: Whole-Brain Christianity - Practical Steps and Results to Living Whole-Brained (Part 2)

Part 34 - Tennison and Ginelle continue their conversation about practical skills that, when practiced, will help you live more relationally aware and mature.  They will also talk about what your results could be when these skills are practiced.

TABLE & WELL PODCAST: Whole-Brain Christianity - Practical Steps to Living Whole-Brained

Part 33 - If living Whole-Brained is truly how God created us, why don't we?  Why does it seem so hard to live relationally?  What are we missing, or is this really just an unrealistic utopian dream?  Or is it simply, we don't have the relational skills?

TABLE & WELL PODCAST: Whole-Brain Christianity - Relationally Mature Pastors and Leaders

Part 32 - In this episode, Tennison and Ginelle will be discussing what Whole-Brained relational mature pastors and leaders look like.  What character traits that we should be looking for, and be seen, in our leaders. What is the purpose of the titles, Apostle, Pastor, Prophet, Teacher, Evangelist, that we give our leader

TABLE & WELL PODCAST: Whole-Brain Christianity

Part 31 - Join Tennison and Ginelle as they begin to unpack Whole-Brained Christianity.  In this episode, they will revisit the 4 ingredients for healthy soil and what a Whole-Brained church could look like.

TABLE & WELL PODCAST: The Relational Infection - Eradicating the Disease

Part 30 - Join Tennison and Ginelle as they discuss the ways to protect your community from the disease of narcissism, the importance of a mature community, and the formula needed to eradicate this disease from our churches, communities, and family. 

TABLE & WELL PODCAST: The Relational Infection - Your Brain on Narcissism

Part 29 - Join Tennison & Ginelle as they discuss and dissect these two very different ways to operate in enemy mode, the effects of each, and what is happening in your brain and the brain of the narcissist while this is happening. 

TABLE & WELL PODCAST: The Relational Infection - Narcissism and Self-Justification

Part 28 - Self-justification can come in many forms, everything from, "You'll never understand in a million years!" to "How dare you question me!" to " God told me to do this." 

TABLE & WELL PODCAST: Table and Well Update

In this episode, join Tennison as he takes a pause on the series, The Half Brain Church to let you know what Table and well will look like in 2022.  

TABLE & WELL PODCAST: The Relational Infection - Narcissism Pastors and Leaders

Part 27 - Join Tennison and Ginelle as they continue to unpack the relational infection known as narcissism.  What are the effects on the people who are under the leadership of a narcissist?