Do you ever feel invisible or unheard? Do you find yourself grasping onto words of affirmation like a life line? Join us on THE NOTICE - a podcast which explores our need for acknowledgement and approval through biblical musings and unique stories from special guests. Experience relevant topics and encouragement as we take notice of how the God of mercy satisfies!
Click below for the latest episode: Noticing God through politics with author Aaron Schafer
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The political culture in our country has become polarized. Even as Christians, we are aligning ourselves more and more with one particular party over another. What if we took notice of how God wants us to engage in the world instead of anchoring our identity on one particular party? On this episode I welcome author Aaron Schafer about his new book The Politically Homeless Christian. We discuss how to reject polarization, be wise in our choices, show the love of Jesus, and notice God through politics.
Are you someone who is living with contact physical and mental conditions that limit your productivity? According to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, an estimated 20% of US adults are living with chronic pain. Listen in for this episode, where I speak with writer and blogger, Debbie Patrick, who lives with chronic pain. You’ll hear her story, her passion for providing a sanctuary for those suffering from chronic pain, and how she has taken notice of God through it all.
Do you know someone who has lost their job? Losing a job-especially during a pandemic when everything is so uncertain-is one of life's most stressful experience. Perhaps you're struggling, or you're a wife wondering how to best support your husband through a job loss. Listen in for this episode, where we talk about how unemployment feels like a roller coaster, how it affects our feelings of not being good enough, and share fifteen different ways to survive unemployment.
Did you know a sunflower’s is heliotropic? Which means at it's healthiest, it faces the sun. Like the sunflower, we are at our healthiest when we face God. Yet, there are times we try to get from other sources what should rightfully come from God. Listen in on this powerful conversation with Jack Magruder, Executive Pastor at Trinity Church. We talk about those sunflowers, a little about Gideon. and about those idols - both obvious and unobvious - that keep us from noticing God.
Do you know anyone who seems to take messy too far? Perhaps they experience distress when trying to let go of their possessions. Tune in, as we talk with celebrated author Cynthia Ruchti. We discuss her new book, Afraid of the Light, a beautiful story that focuses on the heartbreaking issues hoarders face. We learn how God takes notice of us in the mess and how we can live a life hemmed in hope.
Have you taken the time to write someone an email and gotten no response? Or posted an encouraging comment on social media which no one acknowledged? Listen to this episode, where we talk about what it feels like when we're ignored. We hear stories, consider conclusions, and discover new ways to offer mercy. You won't want to miss this episode where we learn how to notice God when feeling ignored.
Are you coasting through life on autopilot without a clear sense of direction? Has society's definition of success left you empty and striving for more? Isn't it time to notice God at His word and step into the life you were created to live? Tune in for this episode where we talk with Lucy-Ann Costa-Quattrone, author of the book, Strategic Faith. We discuss the struggles of complacency and how noticing God's strategies will help us live a life beyond limitations.
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