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Black Fathers, NOW! Episode 37-The Storms of Life and the Sunshine with Dynamic Black Father and Entrepreneur Marcus Bragg


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In this Episode Black Fathers, NOW is joined by Marcus Bragg.  Marcus is a father, former collegiate athlete and coach and currently an entrepreneur.  As you listen to this interview, you’ll hear how this brother dealt with a very dark time in his life, but didn’t allow that dark moment to become permanent.  His journey has taken many twists and turns, yet has landed him in a position to provide life changing value in unexpected ways.  Today, you can check out some of his ventures by visiting www.knoxspotmedia.com and calling (865) 585-8585 or www.ensemblerecovery.com and calling (865) 770-4003.  You can also connect with Marcus via Facebook by Searching for Facebook.com/MarcusBragg…Make Sure to let him know you heard about him on Black Fathers, NOW!

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Black Fathers, NOW! Episode 36-The Importance of Being “Connected to the Source” Wisdom


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Today We dive into a Concept that was brought to my attention recently by my good Friend Jared McDaniel.  After listening to this quick perspective…You’ll be sure to at least evaluate whether or not you’re “connected to the source” of all the things that matter in your life!

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Black Fathers, NOW! Episode 35-Handling One Obstacle at a Time with American Ninja Warrior Finalist Naeem Mulkey


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Today we have the pleasure of chatting with my Friend Naeem Mulkey.  Naeem was a finalist on this season of American Ninja Warrior.  Click here to check out a Clip: Episode 10 Cleveland Finals

As we dive into his life and journey; you’ll get a chance to hear that the obstacles he faced running the Ninja Course weren’t the only obstacles he faced.  He overcame a traumatic Medical issue just Days before running the course, yet was undeterred and ended up making it to the Finals!

Naeem is a Husband and father to 2 beautiful little boys.  The story and Journey of this Crossfit Enthusiast and Medical Sales Professional is definitely bound to inspire and motivate the masses.

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Black Fathers, NOW! Episode 34-As a Father, Be Careful of your Emotional Connection to “Feedback”…Wisdom


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Today’s Quick Episode challenges the brothers to be careful of allowing yourself to be Emotionally Connected to Feedback.  This is a Quick yet Thought provoking episode.  Please share with other Brothers who need a shift in their perspective!

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Black Fathers, NOW! Episode 33-Reading is Fundamental with Husband, Father, Engineer and Entrepreneur Keith Sylvester


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Fellas,

Today’s Guest is my guy Keith Sylvester.  Keith is a Husband, Father, Engineer and Entrepreneur.  One of the things he and I share is our Love for reading.  Keith shares with the BFN family a few resources at your disposal that takes the excuses OUT of you not spending a little time reading.  Connect with Keith: www.ksylvester,com or shoot him an email info@ebooksolutions.com.  Follow @YourEbookSolutions on Facebook. 

Resources mentioned on this episode: www.gutenberg.org and the Voice Aloud Reader App available on the Google Play Store

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Black Fathers, NOW! Episode 32-Sometimes You Need to Just Exhale and Realize that Your’e gonna be Alright!


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Today’s Quick Message is just a reminder to Take a Deep Breath, Chill…and realize that You’re Gonna be Alright!  Make sure to Share this quick, yet insightful episode with other brothers.

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Black Fathers, NOW! Episode 31-The Inspiring Journey of Robert “Brix” Glover, Founder of Brix Fitness


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Today’s Guest is none other than Robert “Brix” Glover; founder and creator of www.BrixFitness.com.  If you’ve been active on social media in the past year or so, you probably ran across a story of a brother who lost over 140lbs, completely changed his lifestyle and Mindset, competed in a physique competition and ultimately created a coaching platform that inspires numerous folks from around the world.  Well, that dude is Robert!  We touch on so many topics and he pours into the brothers with actionable concepts and ideas that they can put into practice RIGHT NOW!  Catch up with “Brix” by visiting his website www.Brixfitness.com or simply following him on all the Social Media Platforms and Youtube as @BrixFitness.  Please Share this with EVERYONE!!!

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Black Fathers, NOW! Episode 30-Conversations with Dynamic Teens from Vine Middle School in Knoxville, TN on College and Career


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Fellas, Today’s Episode is extremely inspiring!  When ANYONE tells you that the future is Not Bright, or our Kids are lost and headed in the wrong direction…Let them hear this Powerful episode!  This Powerful episode features conversations with over 20 middle school kids from Vine Magnet Academy in Knoxville, TN.  These kids represent our future and let us know that there is still HOPE!  Yall Enjoy and Please share this with a friend!  Subscribe via iTunes, Stitcher, Google Play, iHeart Radio or Tune in Radio.  Leave plenty of comments!

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Black Fathers, NOW! Episode 29-To Booze or Not to Booze around the Kids…an Interesting Perspective


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Fellas,

Today, I highlight a unique perspective that was presented to me from a Fraternity brother of mine Daniel Sears regarding consuming alcohol in the presence of our children.  This perspective will challenge YOU to think about booze a bit differently when you look over and see you little one.  Definitely share this episode with other brothers and leave comments!

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Bonus Episode: Jack and Jill of America Knoxville Chapter College Career and HBCU Discussion


Today’s Episode is a discussion with the Twix and Tweens group from the Knoxville Chapter of Jack and Jill of America, Inc about College, Career and HBCU’s.

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