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Tag: Spiritual Development
177 – Imagine: See Yourself With Jesus to be Free of Shame
Listen to this episode of Soul Talks: Bill and Kristi share their initial experience with the Ignatian Meditation Guide. They discuss how meditating on the…
172 – Re-Form: Repairing Emotions, Relationships, & Habits
Listen to this episode of Soul Talks: Join Bill and Kristi as they share a great excerpt of teaching from the Soul Shepherding Institute. Spiritual…
170 – Re-Form: Empowered by Grace, Free of Straining
Listen to this episode of Soul Talks: Do you feel worn out and exhausted trying to perform and please? Jesus does not ask…
142: Spiritual Direction
In today’s world it’s becoming increasingly difficult to make space and give our attention and energy into organic relationships. Into deep, face to face connecting with people. Spiritual Direction relationships help to stir up conversations that are prayerful, authentic, meaningful, and encourage us in our discipleship to Jesus and our service to others. Bill and Kristi share an example of a chance encounter that turned into an organic spiritual direction conversation.
141 – PA: Women in Ministry
Women bring a spiritual depth, relational skill, integrative thinking, and tender-courage that often are lacking in all male leadership groups. Sadly, many women have been disrespected and excluded by Christian men in authority in the Church. Join this crucial conversation as Bill and Kristi unpack what the Bible teaches and how they have experienced the powerful model of shared male and female leadership.
88 – Is it Good to Vent Emotions?
Dumping on people it’s not helpful! Effective listening enables people to feel cared for and to take personal personal responsibility — it doesn’t “fragilize” them. We discuss an example in parenting. Bill’s Bible study and reflective meditation from Habakkuk helps us be strengthened in faith through venting emotion wisely.