Ep 09 Heather King: Holy Desperation – Praying As If Your Life Depends On It

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Heather King owes her well-being to prayer. After hitting the rock-hard bottom, she changed her life around - though not immediately. She became a Catholic and adopted the discipline of prayer. She writes about her practice in Holy Desperation. We chatted about: what … [Read more...]

Ep 08 Jennifer Grant: When Did Everybody Else Get So Old?

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I'm a 17 year old stuck in a 46 year old body. For real! Luckily, Jennifer Grant feels the same way I do and even though both of us HAVE 17 year olds, it doesn't change the fact that we are young and everyone around us is old. Ok - I may need a reality check. Tune in and … [Read more...]

Ep 07 Barbara Mahany: Motherprayer – Lessons in Loving

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I do remember moments of mothering. Big moments. You know - births, first days of school, when they were old enough to stay home alone...things like this. Barbara Mahany remembers the big moments and lucky for us, recorded the small moments. Barbara artistically weaves these … [Read more...]

Ep 06 Dave Schmelzer: Blue Ocean Faith

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Something happened to me after I read Blue Ocean Faith. An inner peace I haven't experienced in a long time washed over me. Instead of anxiety wondering what is right and wrong about the Bible, instead of anger when "Christians" don't act Christ-like, instead of tension when … [Read more...]

Ep 05: Jason Stellman – Misfit Faith: Confessions of a Drunk Ex-Pastor

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Jason Stellman is drunk. Probably. Maybe. I mean, he does label himself AND his podcast as such. He used to be in ministry. Therefore, he's a drunk ex-pastor. Jason's book, Misfit Faith, is a collection of thoughts about God. Not the "Evangelical" God or the "Catholic" God or … [Read more...]