Life is short. Live with intentionality.



NMC Men's Podcast

On the Clock


On the Clock is a podcast that reminds all men that life is short, and if we're to accomplish all that God has laid out for us, we need to live with intentionality. Each episode is hosted by North Metro Church's Men's Groups Pastor, Daniel Hicks. And each week, he'll be joined by a guest to offer biblical encouragement and wisdom through engaging conversations. New episodes are released every other Thursday.

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Meet the Host

Daniel Hicks

Hey guys, I'm Daniel Hicks! Thank you for joining me for this podcast as we help men find and follow Jesus. A little bit about me, I have a beautiful family consisting of my wife and three kids. I'm a Georgia native. I joined the NMC staff in 2017 as a Groups Pastor, and I love all things sports-related, especially my Georgia Bulldogs!

Season Two Episode List

EPISODE # 25 - August, 19 2021

What You Look Like When You Die

In this episode, we revisit a message on how our choices impact us that Dr. Crawford Loritts delivered at Man Church on August 12, 2021.

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EPISODE # 26 - September 2, 2021

Is the Bible Legit?

In this episode, Daniel and Henry sit down with NMC's Discipleship Pastor, Matt Johnston, to engage in a conversation about the reliability and credibility of the Bible (and to celebrate the kickoff of NMCU).

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EPISODE # 27 - September 16, 2021

The First Step is the Hardest

In this episode, Daniel sits down with counselor and friend Brandon Browne for a conversation on how to deepen and enhance our relationships.

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EPISODE # 28 - September 30, 2021

Just Fight Naked

In this episode, Henry and Daniel sit down with a friend and NMC Elder, Mark Adams about family and faith in the marketplace.

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Season One Episode List

Episode #1 - November 19, 2020

Welcome to On the Clock

Our show's host, Daniel, sits down with Randy Whiteaker and Henry Salley regarding why we chose to name this podcast “On the Clock.”

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Episode #2 - December 3, 2020

Our Need for Jesus

Daniel sits down for a 1-1 conversation with former Air Force Pilot and current North Metro Church Elder, Herb Johnson, on why we need Jesus.

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Episode #3 - December 17, 2020

Not the Same

Daniel sits down for a conversation with Mark Eberhard about his realization that "doing" work for Jesus was not the same as "following" Jesus.

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Episode #4 - December 31, 2020

Following Jesus When...

Former Army Ranger and Counselor Tray Tankersley joins Daniel and Henry for a crucial conversation about following Jesus when life doesn’t go the way we think it should.

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Episode #5 - January 14, 2021

Connecting Emotional and Spiritual Health

Former Army Ranger and Counselor Tray Tankersley joins Daniel and Henry again to unpack the statement "you can't be spiritually healthy if you are emotionally unhealthy."

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Episode #6 - January 28, 2021

It's a Journey

Daniel and Henry sit down with friend and mentor Brad Thomas to have a conversation about his spiritual journey and how he has grown as a husband and a father.

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Episode #7- February 11, 2021

The Path to Freedom

Daniel continues his conversation with friend and mentor Brad Thomas regarding dealing with unforgiveness and the path to freedom.

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Episode #8- February 25, 2021

Prioritizing Our Life

Daniel and Henry sit down with friend and NMC Creative Arts Pastor, Matt Solik, to have a conversation about his spiritual journey and how he keeps his focus on what's important in his life.

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Episode #9 - March 11, 2021

Aiming at Nothing

It's been said that if you "aim at nothing, you hit it every time." In this episode, Daniel and Henry continue their conversation with friend Matt Solik on how to ensure that you are intentionally aiming at the right targets in life.

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Episode #10 - March 25, 2021

Attending to the Presence of God

Daniel and Henry sit down with friend and NMC Worship Pastor Clark Beasley to have a conversation regarding how "worship is the strategy by which we interrupt our preoccupation with ourselves and attend to the presence of God."

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Episode #11 - April 8, 2021

The Episode I Want Every Man to Listen To

Daniel and Henry sit down with Tom Crews, the leader of a ministry called Pure Desire to unpack the temptations and battles that every man faces and how to be set free.

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Episode #12 - April 22, 2021

Find and Follow

Daniel and Henry sit down with NMC Discipleship Pastor Matt Johnston to unpack Jesus' invitation to follow Him.

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Episode # 13 - May 6, 2021

Growing in Jesus

Daniel and Henry sit down with friend and military pilot, Derek Bradley, to hear how his faith has grown exponentially in the past two years.

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Episode #14 - May 20, 2021

Joyful Obedience

Daniel and Henry sit down with Daniel's his father-in-law and hero in the faith, to discuss the joy that is found in following Jesus with wholehearted obedience.

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Episode #15 - June 3, 2021

Grab Your Shovels

In this episode, we revisit a message that Daniel Hicks gave regarding the role of men as cultivators of the culture.

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Episode #16 - June 10, 2021

Airing Our Dirty Laundry

Daniel and Henry have an honest conversation about the church and how the messiness of the church is what the enemy wants to use to keep people from something that could change their lives forever.

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Episode #17 - June 17, 2021

Jesus' Prayer for the Church

In this episode, we will listen to a message that Daniel Hicks delivered while on a mission trip to Botswana, Africa regarding Jesus' prayer for the Church.

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Episode #18 - June 24, 2021

The Naked Marriage

In this episode, Daniel and NMC On-Line Pastor Justin Woelk have a conversation with Dave Willis, founder, and author of "The Naked Marriage" podcast and book about how to invest in your marriage and family.

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Episode #19 - July 1, 2021

Training Your Kids to Thrive

In this episode, Daniel has a conversation with Mark Gregston, founder, and host of the "Parenting Today's Teens" radio program. Mark is also the author of over 20 books, he is the founder of Heartlight Ministries and he spends 200 nights a year speaking and encouraging parents all over North America.

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Episode #20 - July 8, 2021

Laughing Out Loud

In this episode, Daniel has a conversation full of laughs with author, comedian, and friend Kenn Kington. We'll discuss sports, parenting, being a husband, serving, and much, much more.

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Episode #21 - July 15, 2021

Leadership as an Identity

In this episode, Daniel and NMC's Online Campus Pastor, Justin Woelk, have a conversation with pastor, author and hero in the faith Dr. Crawford Lorrits about faith and leadership.

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Episode #22 - July 22, 2021

Mentality Tough

In this episode, Daniel has a conversation with counselor and founder of Mind and Body Christian Health Group, Brandon Browne about becoming mentality tough.

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Episode #23 - July 29, 2021

Winning the War in Your Mind

In this episode, Daniel sits down with three men from his men's community group, David Hansman, Caleb Lampert, and Matt Morelly, as they unpack the book "Winning the War in Your Mind."

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Episode #24- August 5, 2021

Learning to Trust

In this episode, Daniel and Henry have a conversation with NMC Elder and friend, Rush Bailey, about faith, leadership, and trusting God in the difficult seasons.

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