May 21, 2020
What does God say about our dreams and passions? What does dreaming look like as a mom raising kids? What role DO our passions and dreams play in God's Kingdom? Today, our guest Dianne Jago shares her personal story and boldly points us back to the plum line of scripture. She tackles how changing the world may depend more on what we are willing to lay down than chase and how putting the first things first may lead us to a life far beyond anything we could ever dream.
May 4, 2020
Melanie Shankle is honest, hysterical and the girlfriend you totally want to have brunch with after a hard week (or 7 hard, quarantined weeks). In this episode, we talk about her latest book “The Bright Side”—and how to look for the light in the toughest times. We also chat about how to find your people in the busy years of raising kids, what it means to find your true self and be courageous enough to embrace it, and how to stop wasting time on mommy guilt.
April 13, 2020
I'm a pastor's wife and for the first Easter of my life, I sat in an empty church as the staff recorded the live stream. Here are my reflections on this Easter turned upside down and why I'm grateful.
April 6, 2020
Jessie Erredia is the host of Soulcare For The New Mom Podcast and a Christian Empowerment Coach for moms and today she is sharing her transparent and inspiring testimony of overcoming anger in her parenting. She shares how it was affecting her marriage and home, how she tackled her anger head-on and found radical freedom in Christ. For more information on this episode or Jessie, please visit my website at
April 1, 2020
The world has changed so much in the last three weeks, but our God remains the same. Join me today as we pray some of the specific names of God that have helped me most in this season!
March 27, 2020
In this episode, I spoke with author, speaker, and the host of the Jesus Over Everything podcast Lisa Whittle. We had a powerful conservation about what it looks like to uncomplicated our lives. To find peace. And how to put Jesus over every single thing in our lives. Today we are going to talk about why God put this message on Lisa’s heart, how we can apply it specifically as moms in this season, how to lay down coping mechanisms and idols, and how to take the first steps in putting Jesus first.
March 25, 2020
I wrote this prayer remembering that Jesus could have come as a king, but instead came as a man of sorrows. We can take comfort today that He can empathize with our pain, grief, and questions. Pray with me today for Week 4 of our Lent series.
March 20, 2020
In the wake of all we see on the news, the message of Ellie Holcomb's new children's book couldn’t be more timely. Don’t forget to remember! Although this is a children’s book and album—don’t we all need this right now more than ever? God loves us and wants to draw us near. I’m so grateful for Ellie’s reminder and joy today and her obedience to work on a project in her busy season of motherhood that will encourage us all.
March 17, 2020
Friends—we are living in scary times. My soul is grieved and heavy for our world today as we face this virus, as we mourn the losses. We are separated from our life-giving communities, our jobs, our families. I have many thoughts on this virus but no doubt you’ve already received an email or message from every company on the planet. There’s no shortage of dialogue—so I’ll save my opinions. Today, it seems fitting that we are in our Lent prayer reflections. Would you just join with me i
March 13, 2020
I can't think of a more timely topic today than prayer. The wonderful, wise, and powerful Sheila Walsh joins us today to talk about why we need prayer more than ever, how to overcome the most common roadblocks to prayer, and where to start if prayer is a foreign practice or a struggle. Sheila is a breathtaking story-teller and this episode is sure to be an inspiration, comfort, and balm to your soul!
March 10, 2020
As we set our hearts on Christ for Lent--Spring reminds us of the radical revival that's possible because of Jesus and the story of Easter. Join me today as we pray and reflect on all that He shows us through this beautiful season.    
March 6, 2020
Ruth Chou Simons is an author, speaker, artist and the mom of 6 boys! Today, she is going to share with us that story of how she started her ministry Gracelaced after a season where she set her art aside for family—and why she’s glad she did that. She’s going to share about her newest book Foundations: 12 Biblical Truths to Shape a Family.
March 3, 2020
I’m excited to announce that in these weeks leading up to Easter—also know as Lent—we’ll be walking through a special series. Lent is a time reflect on our human bent for sin, and the magnificent gift of Christ’s sacrifice on the cross—and the power of his resurrection. I’ll be featuring short prayers to help point your heart towards Christ and re-center you during this holy time. In today's prayer--we will reflect from Eph. 4 what God tells us to put off and also put ON as Christ-follo
February 21, 2020
What if simple, practical, and small steps are the key to repairing or reigniting your marriage? Today, we are joined by the wise and wonderful Lisa Jacobson of Club 31 Women. Lisa is the mom of 8 and is the co-host of The Faithful Life Podcast with her husband Matt. They have both written new books for couples: 100 Ways To Love Your Husband and 100 Ways To Love Your Wife. Lisa will share how sometimes the smallest shifts and gestures in marriage can make the biggest difference.
February 18, 2020
Did you love the interview with Tony and Alisa? In this episode, Cory and I take a few minutes to share our personal story of reconnecting after baby--and the three things we implemented to help us rekindle intimacy in this busy season of life. We also tried to keep the middle school jokes to a minimum of 3.
February 14, 2020
Happy Valentines Day and welcome back to part 2 of with Tony and Alisa DiLorenzo about keeping your sex life exciting after kids. Today we are continuing on with a deep dive on body image and how it affects our sex life, how to communicate with your spouse about your desires in the bedroom, how to deal with stress if it’s affecting your performance, and the big question—is there a number per week that makes for a healthy sex life?
February 7, 2020
Here we go! Who's excited? For the month of February, we are talking about marriages. So in this episode, Tony and Alisha DiLorenzo, are going to share thoughts, tips, and strategies for keeping your sex life exciting and vibrant after kids--and why it's important to make it a priority! Also--they'll explain what a sex challenge is and why you should try it!
February 4, 2020
It's the month of LOVE and I'm joined by my best friend and amazing husband Cory Haney! We are sharing practical ways we connect spiritually- even in a loud, busy house full of kids :)
January 31, 2020
Today, we are going to build on all the statistics and science that Rosie shared in Part 1 and get into some practical things like looking for red flags in your marriage, how to defeat lies you may be believing if your partner is an addict, and best of all—how to find support, hope, and freedom from this addiction in your marriage. Rosie also addresses women who may be struggling with pornography addiction and has some great resources to help you find freedom as well.
January 28, 2020
As we wrap up our series on God-sized vision, we'll look to champagne (of all things) to help us understand how to pursue God-sized vision and how small, obedient steps sometimes serve us best.
January 24, 2020
Studies show that 8 out of 10 men in the evangelical church are looking at pornography regularly. Over half a million marriages a year are ending because of pornography addiction. Today, we are joined by the brave and brilliant Rosie Makinney and she is going to share the science behind why this particular addiction is so damaging to our husband's brains and to the true intimacy of marriage.
January 21, 2020
Even if our hearts desire to have God-sized vision this year--where do we start? Today, I'll walk you through some practical first steps for seeking God's vision.
January 17, 2020
My good friend Hannah is such an encouragement to moms through her blog called "Cold Coffee, Hot Mess". Today, we are also going to dive into her incredible medical journey over the past few years. Because of a history of breast cancer in her family, and a gene mutation, Hannah recently decided to have an elective double mastectomy. She'll share how she found the strength to make courageous decisions for her health and so many other areas of her life.
January 14, 2020
Does God-sized vision mean that our plans must be big or elaborate? Does it mean that it must be "seen" to count? Today, we'll talk about the defining marks of God-sized vision and how we can be encouraged that God is calling us, no matter the circumstances.
January 10, 2020
Ginger is a blogger, speaker, and author that is passionate about helping parents recognize and discipline heart issues through the lens of God’s Word. She is the author of “Don’t Make Me Count to Three, Wise Words for Moms, and I Can’t Believe You Just Said That! She is going to help us stand on God’s Word, reach for the heart of our child-- and as a mom with grown kids-- she is going to help us remember that it’s worth it parent God’s Way.
January 7, 2020
I love fresh starts and I love goal setting- so starting a new year is so much fun for me. But, can I ask you a question: "Are you just setting goals or are you asking for God-sized vision?"
December 13, 2019
On this episode, I’m with the beautiful Robin Dance and we are going to get gut-level honest about doubt. Maybe you are in a season where your faith in God doesn’t seem so tidy. Maybe you are doubting not only His goodness but also the reality of God. Maybe life or heartbreak has left you feeling like the Sunday school answers fall short. Then, today’s episode is for you. Robin is going to talk about her personal struggle with doubt and upcoming book “For All Who Wander” She’ll help us:
December 11, 2019
Join Norah Grace Haney (age 5) as she shares the Christmas Story....and a little sermon.
December 6, 2019
Emily is married to Chris Norton who suffered a spinal chord injury in college and then had a video of his graduation go viral--after he walked across stage. Together, they've fostered 17 children and gone on to adopt 5 daughters. Today, we are going to focus in on what it looks like to love and serve others boldly, even when it feels hard. And, how to daily rely on God when you take on a call that feels so much bigger than you.
December 3, 2019
In this episode, I'll share some simple advice to help you through December--just in case it doesn't feel like the "most wonderful time of the year".
November 29, 2019
In this episode, I'm with the brilliant Heather Adams- Founder and CEO of Choice Media and Communications. Heather shares how getting fired from a job years ago, helped her set new priorities. She has wonderful advice for moms trying to balance home and career, and how to shed the guilt to intentionally protect time for family.
November 26, 2019
As I travel for Thanksgiving this week, I'm sharing my live talk from "Her" Night at Pinewood, Boulder. I share my testimony of how God took me through a process of healing from Bulimia, the importance of renewing our mind, and new insights on the story of Lazarus.
November 22, 2019
On this episode, I’m with the wonderful Bible teacher and author Catherine Parks to talk about why we need to introduce faith heroes into our children's’ lives and how we can make these stories, real and relatable and applicable to their own lives.
November 8, 2019
The holiday season is right upon us and I can’t think of a better time to talk about money. Whether you are looking to get through the holidays without piling on more debt or resources to help you start fresh in the new year—today’s guest has such great tips and perspective for moms on money!  Miko Love—better known as The Budget Mom—has a background in finance and is now helped thousands of women take inventory of their finances, set goals, and practically pay off debt. 
November 5, 2019
As Christians we say reverence the Ten Commandments and yet—how often do we neglect to make Sabbath as a regular and intentional practice? What would it look like to simplify enough to honor God’s commandment? Do you trust him enough to order your week if you give him your full devotion on a Sabbath? Today, we'll talk about practicing Sabbath and I'll give you resources and practical ways to implement as Sabbath routine into your family!      
October 31, 2019
Today, we are joined by the lovely Emily Jensen, co-host of the amazing podcast Risen Motherhood. In 2016, Emily started the podcast with her sister in law Laura Wifler after a discussion on potty training….and today they’ve had over 4 million downloads! Today, we cover a lot of ground—from mommy guilt to challenging the culture's view of motherhood to seeking God with little ones underfoot.
October 29, 2019
Does the thought of fasting strike dread in you? Do you know how to fast with a Biblical purpose? Do you know how to plan and prepare for a fast? On this episode, we'll explore the spiritual discipline of fasting and I'll give 3 encouraging reminders for busy moms and 3 resources to help you grow in the spiritual discipline of fasting
October 25, 2019
Amy Gannett is an anointed Bible teacher, a dedicated theologian, and a gifted writer. Our family loves her line of discipleship tools from her company Tiny Theologians. Amy’s life and work remind us that theology--simply, the study of God-- is for everyone, at every age. Today, we are going to chat about why we need to return to robust theology in our personal studies, home, and churches—and how we can practically help our children become life long learners when it comes to God’s Word and character.
October 22, 2019
Do we act if we "own" our time and money, or do we see ourselves of good managers of what God has entrusted to us? In this episode, we will discuss stewardship and how we perceive or time and money. I'll also share 3 ways moms can pursue stewardship and 3 resources suggestions to help you grow in this spiritual discipline.
October 17, 2019
Listen, I know I don't have to encourage moms to serve! THEY. NEVER. STOP! However, on this episode, I'll walk you through a series of questions to help you check your heart motivations to determine whether you are serving from a place of love, gratitude, and gladness--or obligation. One leads to leads to burnout I'll also share 3 practical ways to implement it into your family life and 3 resources to help you grow in the spiritual discipline of serving.
October 10, 2019
Ashley LeMuiex is strong, wise, and inspiring and it’s such an honor to share her testimony with you.   This week, Ashley released her new book Born to Shine where she shares the struggle of losing her two children after 4 years, through an unexpected, contested adoption. Ashley gets gut-level honest about grief, depression, and trauma—but also the hope she found in God and the wonderful gift of finding purpose in your pain.  She also shares some of the practical ways she moved forward and found healing.
October 8, 2019
Evangelism is simply telling others about what God has done in our life and what He has done for them. So why does it feel so hard? In this episode, I'll give 3 encouraging reminders for busy moms about evangelism, 3 pratical ways to pratice this spiritual discipline, and 3 resources to help you grow.    
October 4, 2019
Today's episode is like a tidal wave of truth as Sarah Mae shares her testimony of forgiving her alcoholic mother and learning to live free as a mom and daughter of Christ.
October 1, 2019
Who or what is on the throne of your worship? Today, we will explore the spiritual discipline of worship and examine whether our worship is genuine or in vain. I'll also share 3 encouraging reminders about worship and 3 resources!        
September 20, 2019
Val Woerner joins the podcast today to talk about prayer and her new book Grumpy Mom Takes a Holiday.   We discuss how important having the right perspective on motherhood is, how to learn to recognize your grumpy triggers, and how we can allow God to use motherhood to spiritually refine us.
September 18, 2019
How different could your outlook be today if you prayed? How different could your circumstance look next year if you prayed? How different would your home, your community, your world, your eternity be....if you prayed? Join me today as we dive into the spiritual discipline of prayer. I'll give you 3 reminders about prayer as a busy mom, 3 practical ways to pursue it, and 3 of my favorite resources recommendations!
September 13, 2019
I couldn't possibly think of a better heart and mind to come and pour into us as we explore spiritual disciplines and Bible study! Jen is a powerful teacher and a faithful scholar of the Bible and today she's going to challenge us, encourage us, and remind us of life-giving truth. We talk about how to study the Bible during this busy season of motherhood, how to study God's Word in a way that will truly transform our hearts, and where to start if you are overwhelmed.
September 11, 2019
Do you wish you read your Bible more or knew how to study it more effectively? Do you feel too busy as mom? Too discouraged by all your failures to start again?  In the spiritual disciplines series--I'll give you three encouraging reminders as a busy mom, three creative ideas for implementing more of that discipline, and three resource recommendations!    
September 6, 2019
If you've ever felt less than, underqualified for your calling, or frustrated with your weakness do not miss this interview with speaker, author, and entreprenuer Jess Connolly. We talk about our ideal self vs our true self, why we need to "quit" in a lot of areas of life, and why calling trumps capacity. She also encourages moms to stay present and faithful to the ministry within their own homes.
September 3, 2019
Today, we are going to kick off our NEW series on spiritual disciplines. We'll explore what they are, how and why we should pursue them in the craziness of motherhood, and why they REALLY are better than Netflix and cake ;)  
August 30, 2019
I promised and it's finally here--an episode for all the mamas out there raising those amazing boys into mighty, KINGDOM men! I couldn't be MORE excited to share this interview with the lovely, wise, real, and inspiring Monica Swanson. We chatted about what your son needs most from you, why adventure and awesome role models are a must, and how to challenge them to be men of character. (And a side note--there's a LOT for you in here too girl moms! So much of this applied to my own parenting and you don't have boys-- these boy moms are raising our future sons-in-law so let's learn how to cheer them, support them, and pray for them!)
August 28, 2019
Have you ever said, "I could never..."? I used to say "I could NEVER foster." But today, I want to share the sweet ways God invited me in...despite my doubt. I'll share some encouragement for those who feel like God is calling them into something deeper and harder than they ever expected.
August 5, 2019
Whether you are sending your kid to daycare for the first time, opening up your homeschool curriculum, watching your kid walk into Kindergarten or High School...or watch your baby drive off to college....this prayer is for you.     
July 19, 2019
How can we truly help other women grow and walk closer with Jesus and know His word in a way that makes a lasting impact? Today's guest Kandi is the author of the new book Disciple Her and She is going to break down what discipleship is really all about, how we can practically invest in other and our own spiritual walk, and why leading a discipleship group isn’t as intimidating as you think.
July 11, 2019
In a summer rut as a mom? Has the screen become your child's summer babysitter? Do you feel like the least crafty mom in the world? Today, the founder and CEO of Craft Box Girls Lynn Lilly empowers moms of every craftiness level to tap into their inner creativity. She'll teach us how to use affordable, everyday items to keep our kids happy, busy, and developing healthy minds.
July 10, 2019
Today's listener question is "What does the Bible say about self-care" and today...The 5 Minute Mom Podcast is actually 6 minutes long because it's a topic I'm so passionate about. :) Mama friends, God wants us to live in abundance but we can't drink salt water to quench our thirst. Join me today as I share my heart, break down this topic, and introduce our new fall series!
July 5, 2019
Today, Nina Schmidgall joins us to talk about the book she recently co-authored with her husband Joel called "Praying Circles Around Your Marriage"
July 2, 2019
On today's episode, Audra answers the listener question: "How can I keep my marriage a priority in the chaos of motherhood?"
June 28, 2019
As a busy mom, does fun feel frivolous? Have you forgotten how to laugh and enjoy life? Today, our amazing guest Mandy Arioto (mom to teens and CEO of MOPS International) shares the inspirational story of how she rediscovered fun as a parent and how it revolutionized her family. She'll also share the fascinating reasons why having fun helps us live more productive, charismatic, and God-honoring lives.
June 25, 2019
I had something totally different planned today but God has a reminder about the future for someone out there. I don't know who you are, but God does, and this one is for you!
June 21, 2019
I'm so excited to have Dorena Williamson back as my first repeat guest.  Today, we are specifically going to talk about her 3rd book GraceFull and cover some hard topics like homelessness, refugee ministry, and how to teach your kids to boldly love those in hard places. Dorena is so full of wisdom, so full of the heart of God, and she has SUCH a graceful and impactful way of teaching truth and you'll be immensely blessed.  
June 18, 2019
On this episode, Audra answers the question: "What are some of your favorite discipleship tools for young kids?"
June 14, 2019
It's finally time for PART 2 of this amazing interview with Kristen Welch and I couldn't be more thrilled! Kristen talks about what it truly means to be a world changer, why the concept shouldn't intimidate us, and how to invite our children into mighty kingdom work. Kristen's heart is breathtakingly beautiful and I know this episode will be an inspiration! For today's show notes, visit
June 11, 2019
Today on the podcast, Audra answers the question: "How do you fight discouragement as a mom?"
June 4, 2019
Today on the podcast, Audra answers the question: "How do you find and keep mom friends?"
May 30, 2019
Kristen Welch is the author of four books. Two of her books are some of my favorite parenting books—Raising Grateful Kids in an Entitled World and Raising World Changers in a Changing World. Today, we are going to talk about raising grateful kids in an entitled world first. We are going to talk about how to go against the cultural grain to give our kids everything that is good—and instead choose to give them what's BEST.
May 28, 2019
Today on the podcast, Audra answers a listener's question: "How do you balance motherhood, marriage, work, working out, etc? It all feels overwhelming at times."
May 24, 2019
Motherhood can be hard and it’s easy for me to slip into survival mode in parenting. So, how can we start thriving instead of surviving? Today’s guest Kara-Kae James points us back to the strength and abundance we have in Christ. Kara-Kae is the author of Mom Up and through her own testimony, she offers so much grace and the reminder that Christ came to give us the ABUNDANT life in every season.
May 21, 2019
Today, I'm so excited to share some recent podcast news and express my gratitude for listening. Also, I'll share my heart about staying in your gifts and using them for God's glory.
May 7, 2019
On this episode, the lovely Christi Purifoy is going to give us her beautiful and unique perspective on our homes and explain the heart behind her newest book Placemaker. Christi invites us to notice our soul's desire for beauty, our God-given need to create, and the spiritually rich lessons to be found in the process. For today's show notes, visit
April 30, 2019
On this episode, we are going to talk Tiffany Bluhm's new book She Dreams and what it looks like to pursue God-given dreams in a way that builds the Kingdom. Whether you are still in the dreaming phase, just starting to pursue it---whether you are stuck in the middle or if you feel like your dream has actually died—Tiffany is going to bring some powerful, life-giving truth today to inspire you and help you grow closer to the "Dream Giver" today.
April 19, 2019
On this episode of The 5 Minute Mom Podcast, I am joined by one of my favorite authors and podcasters Emily P. Freeman. I'm so excited to talk about her newest book The Next Right Thing! We discuss how to overcome "decision fatigue", seek God in when making hard choices, what it means to be a soul minimalist, and how to manage our time a little more like Jesus. Emily is such a gracious and insightful guest and I know you are going to love her.
April 16, 2019
When the weather gets beautiful, we tend to start sprucing up our homes. But, if I'm honest, it's always a little shocking to see what I've let linger during the winter months. The popcorn, dust balls, and legos behind the couch. The cobwebs in the corners. It reminded me so much of own spirit and soul. The Bible says that if we have God’s Holy Spirit inside of us, we are the temple of God. But how often do I neglect to take inventory of my spirit house?
April 5, 2019
Whitney is a Proverbs 31 speaker and teacher and today, she is going to share about her new book Sick Of Me. Whitney challenges us to move past the traps of false "transparency" and exhausting self-help, to embrace the true transformation and power of Jesus in EVERY circumstance. We'll chat about the problem with hustle over holiness, what it means to look a little more like Jesus every day, and how we can spur one another on as moms and friends to not settle for anything less.
April 2, 2019
There always seems to be two sides to motherhood--constantly running parallel--the happy and the hard. Today, I share a visual that God gave me to explain why He designed motherhood this way and how we can embrace the hard without feeling guilt.
March 29, 2019
Motherhood has taught me so much about God and my relationship with Him. But motherhood can also be messy, chaotic, and LOUD. So, how can we make space to hear and connect with God in the midst of motherhood? If you are hungry for spiritual nourishment, I'm offering you up a SUPER FOOD buffet with my our dynamite guest Becky Thompson. Becky is a blogger, best selling author, podcaster and busy mom of 3. She is a powerful woman of God and has some beautiful truth to drive home for us today.
March 26, 2019
How mindful are we being of our words lately? What are we speaking over our children? The Bible has a lot to say and reveal about the power of our words. Today, I share a recent story that reminded me to be careful about what I speak over my children on a daily basis. For today's show notes, visit
March 19, 2019
One of my favorite worship leaders Meredith Andrews released her new album “Faith And Wonder”. I had so much fun chatting with Meredith about her new music. In addition to writing and leading worship, Meredith is also the busy mom to 3 kids so I’d loved hearing her wisdom on modeling a life of repentance for your children, what God has taught her about discipline, embracing the tension of motherhood, and what her trips to the grocery store look like with 3 kids.
March 12, 2019
Did you know that many pastors and leaders believe we are raising the "Warrior Generation"? Today, in light of that, I share some truths to encourage you as the mom of a future spiritual warrior.
March 8, 2019
London Gatch has been a worship leader for over a decade and served 8 of those years as a worship leader for Elevation Church. She is also the mom to 2 girls. I loved this talk with London because we covered a lot of ground including Her incredible testimony of being a Jewish believer, what God taught her during her time at Elevation, moving back to her hometown of Charleston. We’ll talk about what it means to trust and obey when God calls you to a new season.
March 7, 2019
Today on the podcast we are going to tackle "Mom-Shaming." It's an ugly word and a hateful practice that I wish didn't exist. But the truth is, it's a reality for almost every mom in the trenches today. ⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀ Even though it's inevitable, I'll give you three Biblical truths to remember when it comes your way.
March 1, 2019
Do you have an emotionally safe home? Have you intentionally taught your children how to recognize and manage their own feelings? How well do you model emotional intelligence for your children? Today, our guest Christi Straub will discuss the new children’s book she wrote with her husband Dr. Josh Straub called, “What am I feeling?”. We'll talk about how we can teach our children about their emotions, how to recognize and manage them.
February 15, 2019
Today on The 5 Minute Mom Podcast our guest is Darlene Brock, the author of “Raising Great Girls”. She has such encouraging advice for both moms and dads today—about how we can influence our girls through many different roles and plant seeds that endure. I know you are going to love her heart and wisdom as a seasoned mom of two girls.
February 13, 2019
Today, we are joined by Karen Ehman who is a Proverbs 31 speaker and the author of 13 books—including her newest book called “Keep Showing Up: How To Stay Crazy In Love When Your Love Drives You Crazy”. Karen is a seasoned wife and mom and has some amazing advice for us today including how to stay crazy in love with little kids underfoot, how to find magic in the mundane moments, and creative ways for how to keep learning about your spouse.
February 7, 2019
Today, Scarlet is going to share with us about her incredibly interesting life—from being raised in the green room of SNL to adopting a special needs child from China. She’s also going to share how she has struggled with fear and anxiety for most of her life. But in her new book “Afraid of All The Things”, Scarlet walks with us through her journey of holding the gospel up to her fears and learning see life in light of the cross.
February 5, 2019
On this episode, Michelle is the founder of She Works His Way (swHw), a business training hub where working women can support one another, take business training courses and gain the tools as women of faith. Michelle’s heart and business are rooted in scripture and today we are going to talk about how to keep Godly perspectives on work, why we should keep our families as a priority, and how you can thrive at home and the workplace. For today' show notes, visit
February 5, 2019
My pastor uses a phrase that I love. He reminds us that God is sovereign and already knows all. He says, "when God asks a question, it's for our benefit--not His." Today, I pull out some of the questions Jesus asked in the gospels so that we can reflect on what God might be asking us today.
February 1, 2019
JJ Heller is a heartfelt singer and songwriter, whose success in the music industry was unplanned and unexpected. On this episode, JJ shares: -The amazing testimony of how God took her from the basketball court to the radio and millions of listeners all over the globe -Her battle with anxiety and panic attacks and how she overcomes -How motherhood has shaped her faith and music -How she measures true success today For today's show notes visit
January 29, 2019
The snow day delay allowed me to grab my sweet husband for a few quick minutes so he could join me on today's episode. Together, we share some of the spiritual parenting advice that we were given early on--that are SO grateful now that our oldest daughter is almost 5 years old. This handsome husband of mine is the best dad in the world and you'll love hearing his heart today.
January 22, 2019
Today, I share some encouragement from the story of when Jesus fed the hungry crowd of 5,000 with two fish and 5 loaves of bread. We'll examine why it is important to thank God and bask in His abundance- especially in the areas where we feel like we are lacking.
January 18, 2019
My heart could explode today because I get the great joy and honor of introducing you to my friend, my business coach, true supermom, and boss lady Alli Worthington. We cover a lot of ground in this one: Alli's brave journey of starting her own company, Her advice for mom's balancing home and career, her newest book The Year of Living Happy, and why embracing happiness is so crucial for moms.
January 15, 2019
There really is a season for everything. Motherhood can be one of the most beautiful and one of the most challenging. Today, I share a visual God used to teach me about embracing seasons--and some reminders about what to do you find yourself in a, particularly cold season spiritually.
January 11, 2019
Today, we dive back into our amazing conversation with Jen Wise and The Bright Life. Jen shares some practical ways of how her family started to slow down, break down the lie of busyness, and reclaim their health & energy to live and love well. For today's show notes, visit For today's show notes, visit
January 8, 2019
What do you do when God's calling feels too hard? How in the world can we give it all up for Him? Today, I share one of my favorite true stories about how God met one couple in the most beautiful way when they stepped out in faith to follow Him. You'll be blown away by the detailed and intimate way God showed up for them in one of the hardest season of life. For today's show notes, visit
January 4, 2019
We live in a "do more", "try harder", "go faster", and "pull yourself up by your bootstraps" kind of world. But, today on the podcast, author Jen Wise shares her powerful testimony behind her book The Bright Life: 40 Invitations to Reclaim The Energy For A Full Life. On this episode she shares: Her family's journey out of a deep pit of busyness and striving, how holistic faith—that reaches into every facet of life—can bring grace and renewal & how her family transformed their hearts, minds, and health.
January 2, 2019
HAPPY 2019! I love a new year, new starts, setting goals, reflecting and resets. But, it's also the time of year where I tend to start striving and trying to force things to happen in my own effort. Today, I share five reminders to keep you out of a striving mindset and keep you in the unforced rhythms of God's amazing grace.
December 11, 2018
Everyone around you may be singing "It's The Most Wonderful Time Of The Year" but what do you do when Christmas feels hard? If we are honest, the holidays can remind us of recent loss, brokenness, and just how much our lives don't look like a Hallmark movie. If you are feeling emotionally, and spiritually stressed--I have a few reminders for you in this episode to help you get to the New Year feeling strong and healthy.
November 23, 2018
It’s been 10 years since we fell in love with Francesca Battistelli’s first album Paper Heart. And since all those dents in her fender and rips in her jeans—Francesca has married and is now the mom of 4 kids! And, in addition to being a busy mom, she just released her latest album Own It. Today, we talk about how motherhood has shaped her latest music, how she deals with mommy guilt, what God has taught her about overcoming fear in parenthood, and how weary moms can boldly claim their identity in Chri
November 20, 2018
Happy Thanksgiving week! This episode, I just wanted to share some exciting podcast news. Also, I'll be sharing about my trip to Thailand next week, the ministry and rescue home I'll be working with, and how you can pray! For more information, you can also visit
November 16, 2018
Are you and your spouse practicing "financial foreplay"? We all intuitively know that honesty in marriage is so important. But today, Cherie Lowe is helping us take that one step further as we talk about the book "Your Money, Your Marriage". Cherie and I explore how money, intimacy, and sex are all connected and how unity in our finances can lead to spicier sex and how to take care of bank business so you can get down to bedroom business.
Loading earlier episodes...
      0:00:00 / 0:00:00