This is episode 151, with my friends and first couple on the podcast, Chris and Jamie Bailey!
Chris and Jamie are parents to three daughters, have two sons in love, grandparents, Christian counselors, marriage coaches, authors and now podcasters!
Today, they share their story of how God transformed their lives at the beginning of their marriage. And, now they are sharing what they’ve learned with us!
You will hear Jamie’s story of unhappiness as a child, becoming a mother as a teenager, and then finding herself in an abusive marriage. You will hear how Chris and Jamie met and more!
They have been through moves, loss, struggles with health, and the normal everyday challenges that life brings but what you will hear from them today is HOPE. The Hope that comes through Jesus and they are here to help us to enjoy the journey through Expedition Marriage!
For Full SHOW NOTES go to www.wrenrobbins.com/podcast/151
This is episode 150 with my friend, Angie Childers.
Angie is a wife, mom to three, and a family physician.
Today, Angie shares her story of when a little over five years ago, she and her husband, Eddie heard the news they were going to be the parents of a baby boy with Down Syndrome. Angie shares the emotions that were whirling inside of her as she heard from her doctor who was also a friend and collegue.
You will hear Angie’s amazing positive attitude when she realized her mission would not be on the mission field in another country, but her mission would be to advocate for her son, Asher. You will hear how the body of Christ showed up for them in prayer and support. And, she shares the best practical advice to a mom who is walking a similar path…she says,
“God doesn’t make mistakes, He just doesn’t!”
Okay, you may want to grab a tissue….Here is my conversation with my friend, Angie Childers.
Find the FULL SHOW NOTES at wrenrobbins.com/podcast/150
Alicia is wife to Chad, mom to two toddlers, and she coaches women online! She lives on a small farm in South Carolina nurturing her 6 chickens!
Alicia is a recovering hustler…a natural go getter, she has learned how to live a restful life that is freeing her to be the best wife and mom she can be! And she’s here to share how we can too!!!
You will hear the difference between hustle and habit culture, small steps we can do to integrate rest in our own lives, and we will find out what Alicia means when she said…“It’s life giving to your whole house when you do this.”
And, she shares something special that I did not know about her family and its’ precious.
Okay, let’s get to it! Here is my conversation with my friend, Alicia Byers.
For FULL Show Notes go to www.wrenrobbins.com/podcast/149
Hey Feathered Friends!
This is episode 148 with my guest Emily Kacyvenski!
Emily is a mom, teacher, and friend. She started following Jesus as a 21 year old, got married, and adopted her daughter MJ when she was a little over a year old.
Emily has walked through a heartbreaking time when her husband decided that he did not want to be married anymore. Emily attributes the grace of God for meeting her right where she was….she said, “I was in such a state of desperation and God allowed me to see He was the only way I was going to get through this.”
I can’t wait for you to hear from Emily. We also talk about having and being a mentor, unexpected plans and being a single mom. Find out the two things Emily’s mentor said for her to do that were game changers, ya’ll. And you can integrate into your life today no matter if you are a mom or not.
If you enjoyed listening, I would love for you to send the episode to a friend!
For FULL Show Notes go to wrenrobbins.com/podcast/148
Chrystal is an energetic, life-loving “girl-next-door” who loves encouraging others to fulfill their potential in Christ. With humor and vulnerability, Chrystal tells it like it is but does so with grace, integrity, and love. Chrystal is a wife, mother of five and grandmother of three. She is also a speaker and the best-selling author of She’s Still There and Kingdom Woman and the newly released, The 28-Day Prayer Journey.
We talk how Chrystal has walked through grief losing her mother recently, how spiritual and physical nourishment are similar. Chrystal also shares her story of walking through shame as a single mother but being loved on by people surrounding her during that time. You will also hear a practical reminder of how to pray continually. That’s all coming up in this episode, so let’s get to it. Here is my conversation with Chrystal Evans Hurst!
For FULL Show Notes, go to: www.wrenrobbins.com/podcast/147