Ministry Overview

2004 - Zoweh (Life) is birthed in the hearts of Michael and Robin Thompson, Jay Stott, and Keith Daniel.

2005 - Formal movements and steps for vision, mission, purpose… for Zoweh logo, board and advisory team were accomplished. 501c3 application filed

2006 - Official 501c3 was granted and Zoweh Ministries Inc. in June. Michael and Robin Thompson become Directors full-time and voted into their roles in official capacity.  Our first Zoweh Weekend Events are offered. Using mostly Ransomed Heart Resources

2007 - Mission of Zoweh Ministries comes into being in Events, Guided initiatives and Small Groups. First TOP GUN Men’s weekend event is offered in January.

2008 - A year of wonderful ministry Events and challenges and trials with organizing the organization (database and web), Fund Raising for the mission and offering.  Two more TOP GUN Men's weekend events offered in January and March.

2009 - Growing into our influence and impact. Preparations for the ongoing communication and invitation to those looking for Life through web and events. First Women’s Deepening Weekend is offered.

2010 - Mission Increase matching funds grant is given. Walk with God for the next steps of Intimacy with Him and others. 3 part-time staff join the team—Graphics, Audio/Video, Web.  TOP GUN Men's weekend in March.

2011 - Explore and Implement with Christ a Strategic Plan to help direct our steps as we walk with Him. Michael’s first book, Search and Rescue: The Life and Love Looking For You is published.  January Partner with Gary Barkalow and Noble Heart conference.  December Partner with Ransomed Heart Advance Boot Camp.  Spring TOP GUN Men's weekend offered and September 1st Search and Rescue conference offered.

2012 - Promoting Search and Rescue book. Challenging finances for ministry and team. Focus on Growing regional Allies and Partners in mission and ministry.  All conferences offered—TOP GUNThe Deepening Weekend, Rendezvous for couples.

2013 - 2nd Mission Increase 50k matching funds grant is given.  February begin writing The Heart of a Warrior.  March TOP GUN. November Rendezvous Weekend offered to couples. December Zoweh Vision Dinner.

2014 - 350 men attend TOP GUN. July Michael turns 50 and Zoweh celebrates. November Rendezvous weekend offered to couples. December we host 1st TOP GUN ADVANCE conference.   

2015 - June, the second book, The Heart of a Warrior: Before You Can Become the Warrior, You Must Become The Beloved Son is published. The Heart of a Warrior book trailer is released.  The Heart of a Warrior book website is created www.heartofawarriorbook.com. September The Heart of a Warrior DVD small group experience is filmed and produced.  November Rendezvous weekend offered to couples. December The Heart of a Warrior Journal Workbook is developed. September The Deepening Weekend for women is offered.  

2016 - January The Heart of a Warrior EXPEDITION Small Group DVD series is published. The Heart of a Warrior Journal Workbook is published. 3rd September Deepening Weekend offered to women. Scott & Sherry Jennings, and Patrick & Jamie O’Bryan commit to join Zoweh fulltime team.  November Rendezvous weekend offered to couples. December The Heart of a Warrior ADVANCE conference. Zoweh is 10 years old!!!

2017- The fruit of many years of labor is beginning to show. Redemptive Communities are budding all around the country as 300+ men’s groups have formed to explore The Heart of a Warrior materials—many from the ranks of The Heart of a Warrior Encounter weekend event alumni. March, Greg & Kryssy Sailors' family moved to Durham to join the Zoweh Team fulltime bringing their financial partners and allies. May first The Heart of a Warrior YouVersion Devotional was published. 5 devotional plans and 40,000 downloads later, God is moving hearts from devotional to The Heart of a Warrior book ownership. September The Deepening Weekend offered to women. November Rendezvous weekend offered to couples. November new website launched.