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 validation and affirmation 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!
Welcome to The Notice! Click below for the latest episode: Noticing God through counseling with Bob Wessels
Have you recently gone through a life transition or recognize deep down something isn't quite right? If you have considered spiritual counseling or you know someone who could benefit, you’ll want to listen to this two-part episode with Bob Wessels, Pastor of Care at Trinity Church. We discuss his background, the Christian life, transitions, how God uses our experiences to serve Him, and how spiritual counseling can draw us into a more intimate relationship with God.
Have you ever felt like you were telling your story but no one was truly listening? Or maybe someone has mentioned to you they didn't feel like you really heard what they were saying. If that's you or you'd love to consider new ways to listen, you'll want to join us as we discuss seven different ways we may listen to others, explore what it is we're really trying to say and discover new insights into listening.
The memorial service has ended, the words of sympathy have dissolved, and you find yourself all alone with your grief. If that’s you or you know someone who lost a loved one, you’ll want to hear this interview with Ingrid Winsett, a ministry leader with Grief Share. We discuss the challenges and process of grief, responding to others who are grieving and how the God of mercy takes notice.
Have you ever felt like life is just too busy? Or you can’t seem to make it to the end of your “to do” list? Listen as we talk about the crazy, hectic lifestyle we lead and how to take notice of God amongst the chaos. We talk about reasons, seasons and being present and how to choose mercy when we fail. So if you are someone who struggles with remaining peaceful during the frenzy of your day or you find yourself over committing, join us!
Have you found yourself going through the motions of life when suddenly out of nowhere, you run into an old friend who shows you a photograph which completely changes your life? Listen to this interview with Caroline Hobbs, a ministry leader with Surrendering the Secret, who shares her story about how God noticed her in the most intimate of ways. Be reminded of how God notices us in the most secret of places.
Do you ever get upset or annoyed at someone or something because it gets in the way of your plans? Or maybe you find yourself consumed by unfair policies or someone else’s inadequacies --- or perhaps even your own? If this sounds like you, you won’t want to miss today’s episode. We explore frustration as a human experience, as a humbling experience and share some stories of how God showed His mercy in the most frustrating of times.
Have the words or melody of a song ever changed you? Have you ever been through a bad season where music understood exactly what you were feeling? Join Host Susan Hoekstra as she welcomes her daughter Kristin to have a conversation about the different ways God notices us through music and even share how they co-wrote the music for the podcast. If you ever wondered if God is paying attention to you, you won't want to miss how He notices you through music.
THE NOTICE episodes become available the second and fourth Mondays of the month, so I encourage you to LISTEN! My heart’s desire for THE NOTICE is to encourage others to take notice of what God is doing! I want to offer reminders to people out there who feel unnoticed that the God of mercy satisfies. If you’d like to support THE NOTICE, I would appreciate your support in the following ways:
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