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How To Win Back a Prodigal Child, Teen, or Young Adult – Episode 205

How To Win Back a Prodigal Child, Teen, or Young Adult – Episode 205

We’ve all heard the term “prodigal child,” and there’s even a popular show called “Prodigal son.” But what exactly constitutes a prodigal child? And perhaps even more important than semantics, how do we win back a prodigal child, teen, or young adult? In this episode, I talk with Laine Lawson Craft about a battle plan to win back a prodigal child, teen, or young adult.

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How To Handle Life’s Rock Bottom Experiences – Episode 203

How To Handle Life’s Rock Bottom Experiences – Episode 203

What do you do when life is rocked by loss? Have you ever hit rock bottom? Perhaps received a life-threatening diagnosis? Or lost the one person who kept your feet on solid ground? How do you carry joy and sorrow in the same breath? In this episode, I talk with Danita Jenae about how to handle life’s rock-bottom experiences, the ones that make mountains crumble.

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How To Find Freedom from Spiritual Abuse – Episode 202

How To Find Freedom from Spiritual Abuse – Episode 202

If you have ever been a victim of spiritual abuse or you know someone who has, you’re in the right place. I talk with my guest, Jill Monaco, about how to find freedom from spiritual abuse. Jill has experienced spiritual abuse, and works with clients to help them find freedom. She shares the main thing to focus on in the healing process.

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How To Live a Single Life without Feeling Lonely – Episode 201

How To Live a Single Life without Feeling Lonely – Episode 201

Hannah Schermerhorn and I talk about how to live a fulfilling single life without feeling lonely. She shares how her wedding was called off and she feared being single again, but God transformed her bitterness into authentic joy. If you’re single, single and wish you weren’t, or if you have single friends that you want to support, join us for the podcast. Click through so you can read more in the show notes which include links to the podcast and resources mentioned in the episode. You won’t want to miss a link to her newly released book, A Single Life to Live: Stop Waiting for Your Life to Begin and Thrive Where God Has You Today.

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How To Cope with Rejection – Episode 199

How To Cope with Rejection – Episode 199

Have you ever felt the sting of rejection with that sense of betrayal and disappointment that breaks your heart? Did you know there’s a positive side to rejection that we can use as an opportunity and a tool to cope with rejection? Jessica Van Roekel is back to share about 4 lenses that you can use to reframe and cope with rejection. We talk about what rejection is, how to know when we’ve experienced it, and learn how God uses rejection to redirect, refine, and restore us.

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How To Overcome Rejection – Episode 198

How To Overcome Rejection – Episode 198

Have you ever struggled with rejection? Rejection is a thread that runs through our personal lives and all throughout society. It shows up every day in the world and it’s up to us to change the way we respond to it and address it. Join me as I talk with Jessica Van Roekel about how to overcome rejection.

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How To Spot the Narcissist in Your Life – Episode 197

How To Spot the Narcissist in Your Life – Episode 197

In recent years, people have become more familiar with the terms narcissist or narcissism, especially as a component of abusive situations. While there is a lot of information out there, not all of it is accurate, so I wanted to share my perspective as a board-certified clinical neuropsychologist. We’re changing things up just a bit this week. My friend, Aliene Thompson, founder of Treasured Ministries, and I were recently talking about narcissism, and I asked her if she would join me on the program to help guide the conversation while I share insight from a clinical perspective. So, in this episode we’ll be discussing How to Spot the Narcissist in Your Life!

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Time Anxiety: How To Overcome It to Reimagine Productivity – Episode 196

Time Anxiety: How To Overcome It to Reimagine Productivity – Episode 196

Have you ever imagined a life without hurry, relentless work, multitasking, or scarcity? In a world that tells us to do more, accomplish more, and be more, what is that doing to us and is that consistent with what God says? Time anxiety is not solved by doing more and doing it faster. We must recover a Christian vision of time and take up habits that allow us to inhabit the time God has given us. Join me with Jen Pollock Michel as we talk about Time Anxiety: How you can overcome it to reimagine productivity.

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