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Flourish-Meant: You Were Meant to Live Abundantly

Flourish-Meant: You Were Meant to Live Abundantly

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Episodes

  • Boost Everyday Life Through Grace and Gratitude with Michele Howe 01 Boost Everyday Life Through Grace and Gratitude with Michele Howe 01 Play in Edifi Player

    Boost Everyday Life Through Grace and Gratitude with Michele Howe 01

    How can we boost everyday life through grace and gratitude? Today's guest, Michele Howe, shares her personal insights and tips to live your best each day by shifting toward a mindset of thankfulness! Michele Howe has published over 3000 reviews/articles and has been featured on numerous radio shows across the country speaking on topics such as parenting and a diverse range of women’s health issues. Michele is the author of twenty- three books for women. On today's special episode, we …

  • Mans Disabilities are Gods Abilities with Renee Warring Mans Disabilities are Gods Abilities with Renee Warring Play in Edifi Player

    Mans Disabilities are Gods Abilities with Renee Warring

    How do you respond to disabilities or mental illness? Today's guest, Renee D. Warring, shares her personal story and mission centered on rising from mental illness as a stigma to living with purpose and esteem. We discuss the fears and misconceptions surrounding mental illness and disabilities. Renee underscores how those with disabilities and mental illnesses are much more likely to become victims of violence and crime rather than perpetrators. We also share ways listeners can find help and …

  • Praying with the Enemy with Steven T. Collis Praying with the Enemy with Steven T. Collis Play in Edifi Player

    Praying with the Enemy with Steven T. Collis

    Can you imagine the power of praying with your enemy? Today's guest, Steven T. Collis, reveals insights from the true story of enemy soldiers who rely upon one another to survive physically and spiritually during the Korean War. Steven T. Collis is the author of the nonfiction books The Immortals and Deep Conviction and the novels Praying with the Enemy and At Any Cost. He is a law professor at the University of Texas-Austin School of Law and founding faculty director of UT's Bech-Loughlin …

  • Analog Christian with Jay Kim Analog Christian with Jay Kim Play in Edifi Player

    Analog Christian with Jay Kim

    Could your digital or online activity be interfering with your spirituality? On this episode of Flourish-Meant, we explore the concept of becoming an analog Christian with author and pastor Jay Kim. Jay Y. Kim serves as the lead pastor at WestGate Church in the Silicon Valley and on the leadership team of the ReGeneration Project. His writing has been featured in  _Christianity Today, The Gospel Coalition, Missio Alliance,_ and _Relevant Magazine._ Jay describes the importance of …

  • Embracing Asian Americans in Faith with Linson Daniel and Sabrina Chan Embracing Asian Americans in Faith with Linson Daniel and Sabrina Chan Play in Edifi Player

    Embracing Asian Americans in Faith with Linson Daniel and Sabrina Chan

    How can Asian Americans embrace their identity as people of faith? How can Christians embrace Asian Americans with heartfelt fellowship? Today's guests, Linson Daniel and Sabrina Chan, address these issues and more! Sabrina S. Chan, a daughter of immigrants from Hong Kong, is national director of Asian American Ministries for InterVarsity Christian Fellowship/USA. She is an ordained minister and earned a master's degree in theology from Fuller Theological Seminary. Linson Daniel, who is …

  • Safer Living Through Community with Lori Morrison, PI Safer Living Through Community with Lori Morrison, PI Play in Edifi Player

    Safer Living Through Community with Lori Morrison, PI

    How can we increase our safety by building community? Today's guest, Lori Morrison, shares how we can improve safety in our communities from her experience as a licensed private investigator and host of a true crime podcast. Lori relates how she ventured into her current profession as a private investigator after a neighbor went missing. She explains how our communities could benefit from reconnecting with one another and remaining aware of what is going on around us. We discuss the …

  • Resilient Strength and Grace: A Father's Wisdom with Nita Whitaker Resilient Strength and Grace: A Father's Wisdom with Nita Whitaker Play in Edifi Player

    Resilient Strength and Grace: A Father's Wisdom with Nita Whitaker

    Do you have the resilient grace and wisdom you need to endure struggles? Today's guest, acclaimed vocalist Nita Whitaker, shares the wisdom and character she gleaned from the life stories shared with her father. Nita Whitaker is an accomplished vocalist, who learned her love for music in the spirit of the church before she went on to collaborate with legends like David Foster and Whitney Houston. The book is her literary exploration of her father's complex challenges he faced in his life with …

  • An Unexpected Revival with Erica Wiggenhorn An Unexpected Revival with Erica Wiggenhorn Play in Edifi Player

    An Unexpected Revival with Erica Wiggenhorn

    Ready for an unexpected revival? Today's guest, Erica Wiggenhorn, shares how true revival differs from its usual definitions and has an awesome impact on each person's quality of life. Erica Wiggenhorn is the founder of Every Life Ministries, bringing the truths of Scripture to transform lives. With An Unexpected Revival being her fifth release from Moody Publishers, she also serves on the writing team for Proverbs 31 Ministries’ First 5 Teaching App, teaches in various local and national …

  • Overcoming Chronic Worry with Kristine Brown Overcoming Chronic Worry with Kristine Brown Play in Edifi Player

    Overcoming Chronic Worry with Kristine Brown

    How do you overcome chronic worry? Today's guest, Kristine Brown, shares personal and practical insights to help you escape a pattern of worrying and begin a lifestyle of peace. Kristine Brown is a ministry wife, mom, stepmom, Mimi, and former chronic worrier. She loves connecting today’s woman with women of the Bible through her website, freelance writing, and speaking to women’s groups. Brown shares her personal struggle with chronic worry, which began with a nurturing nature. She explains …

  • What Youre Made For with Dr. Bryan McIntosh What Youre Made For with Dr. Bryan McIntosh Play in Edifi Player

    What Youre Made For with Dr. Bryan McIntosh

    Do you know what you're made for? Today's guest, Dr. Bryan McIntosh, helps us address the question of why we're here. A native of Dalton, GA, Bryan McIntosh is a graduate of Duke University, later receiving his M.Div. from CIU and a Ph.D. in New Testament from Southern Seminary. Understanding who God is, who we are in Him, and what His plan is for us sets us apart as believers. We discuss the shift from centering our purpose solely upon ourselves and what we can achieve to including the …

  • Making the Most of Transitions with D. Michael Lindsay Making the Most of Transitions with D. Michael Lindsay Play in Edifi Player

    Making the Most of Transitions with D. Michael Lindsay

    How do you navigate major changes in your life? Today's guest, Dr. D. Michael Lindsay, reveals the keys to making the most of transitions. Dr. D. Michael Lindsay serves as the President of Taylor University, a Christian institution that has recently been named by U.S. News the #1 College in the Midwest. He is the author of _Hinge Moments: Making the Most of Life’s Transitions_ and several other books, including the Pulitzer-nominated  _Faith in the Halls of Power_. Dr. Lindsay wrote the …

  • Helping Children Face Their Fears with Michelle Medlock Adams Helping Children Face Their Fears with Michelle Medlock Adams Play in Edifi Player

    Helping Children Face Their Fears with Michelle Medlock Adams

    How can you help children better address their fears? Today's guest, Michelle Medlock Adams, shares what we should know about how to help kids cope with their fears. Author of over 100 books with more than 4 million books sold, Michelle Medlock Adams is also a NY Times Bestselling ghostwriter and has won more than 90 industry awards for her own journalistic endeavors. Michelle runs her own children’s book imprint—Wren & Bear Books—as part of End Game Press; serves as the Chairman of the …

  • A Hope Bigger Than the Pain with Jim David A Hope Bigger Than the Pain with Jim David Play in Edifi Player

    A Hope Bigger Than the Pain with Jim David

    Do you have a hope that is bigger than any pain you could face? Today's guest, Jim David, shares powerful insights he gleaned from documentary interviews. Jim David is an award-winning filmmaker and skilled storyteller. Among the recognitions of his work are two regional Emmy Awards. In 2021, his film, _A Strong Finish_ , received numerous accolades and earned the Best Documentary Audience Choice award at the 2021 International Christian Film and Music Festival. The film was also an official …

  • Thriving After College with Erica Young Reitz Thriving After College with Erica Young Reitz Play in Edifi Player

    Thriving After College with Erica Young Reitz

    Do you know how to handle the transition after college, or even at other times in life? Today's expert guest, Erica Young Reitz, explores the timeless and modern challenges of navigating major life shifts. She lends her professional insights to help students and others thrive beyond the greatest changes we experience. Erica Young Reitz directs Senior EXIT, a one-year experience that prepares graduating college seniors for the transition into the next phase of life. She works for the CCO …