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by Cheryl Brodersen - 2 years ago

Living Grace S3 E8: Will You Answer God's Calling?

Is it worth remaining in God’s will, wherever He may lead you? Dianna Kottman, wife of Pastor Matt Kottman, addresses this question on this episode of "Living Grace." Dianna shares how God miraculously led her and Matt from Oregon, to Austria, to the UK, where they have lived for many years, leading Disciples Church (Calvary Chapel Leatherhead). Within the last few years, God began stirring up thoughts of moving on i...

by Cheryl Brodersen - 2 years ago

Living Grace S3 E7: Choosing Trust in Trials

On this episode of Living Grace, we hear from missionary Celeste Yolcom, who has served in Eastern Europe for over 20 years. Celeste's life has been an example of surrender and trust in the Lord. God established her in a ministry to young girls in Siberia and Russia, orchestrated events to meet her husband, Mark, through Calvary Chapel's Missions Conferences, and established them in Kosovo. As their lives continued, ...

by Cheryl Brodersen - 2 years ago

Living Grace S3 E6: Addressing Homosexuality & Gender Identity

On this episode of Living Grace, Cheryl Brodersen discusses homosexual and transgender behaviors with founder of Coming Out Again ministries, Kris Olsen. This is a very present issue in the world today, as so many struggle with gender identity and seek to find their purpose or fulfillment in any way. Kris shares that often with this struggle, as many other issues are, it is a matter of the will and the freedom to mak...

by Cheryl Brodersen - 2 years ago

Living Grace S3 E5: Support for Those with Special Needs Children

On this episode of "Living Grace," Jeanne Willette shares with Cheryl Brodersen about a new ministry called Limitless. This ministry has been created for families with special needs children. Parents oftentimes feel so overwhelmed and alone, since it is hard for people to understand the situation and relate. Jeanne explains that Limitless seeks to provide support, prayer and resources for these families. She emphasiz...

by Cheryl Brodersen - 2 years ago

Living Grace S3 E4: The Impact of a Mom's Prayer

On this episode of Living Grace, Cheryl Brodersen is joined by mom and daughter duo, Stacy and Megan Callender. Both Stacy and Megan discuss how the passion for Jesus has remained from generation to generation. The key is prayer! Simply by displaying a love for the Lord through reading His Word in front of your kids, praying with them, for them and teaching them about the Lord will bring such a strong impact. Stacy a...

by Cheryl Brodersen - 2 years ago

Living Grace S3 E3: Reaching Sex Trafficking Victims

On this episode of Living Grace, Cheryl Brodersen interviews Shannon Forsythe who started a ministry with her husband called Run 2 Rescue. This is a powerful ministry of reaching young girls stuck in sex trafficking to provide a way out of the lifestyle. Shannon shares stories that prove the power of Christ over this intense situation. She also provides necessary information on the current plight of sex trafficking i...

by Cheryl Brodersen - 2 years ago

Living Grace S3 E2: The Unseen Trial

On this episode of Living Grace, Cheryl Brodersen interviews the lovely Molly Kelley, who has taught high school English, conducted a Bible class for high school girls and speaks at women's ministry events and conferences. Molly has known her share of challenges and trials as she has battled an autoimmune disease, rheumatoid arthritis, for several years that affects her daily responsibilities tremendously. Molly and ...

by Cheryl Brodersen - 2 years ago

Living Grace S3 E1: "Use Me!" Versus "Why Me?"

We are so excited to kick off season three of Living Grace! Enjoy this episode as Cheryl Brodersen interviews Celeste Bowers, author of If There's a Mailbox in Heaven. Celeste shares the powerful story of her daughter, Christina, as she was an absolute joy and lover of Jesus. Christina was diagnosed with a rare cancer and passed away in 2005, but the impact she left has been astounding. The book focuses less on the c...

by Cheryl Brodersen - 2 years ago

Living Grace S2 E10: The Depth of God's Love

Enjoy this episode of Living Grace as host Cheryl Brodersen interviews Cathy Taylor, wife of Pastor Wayne Taylor of Calvary Fellowship. Cathy shares about coming to a point of despair in a trial she has faced, and how tempted she was to doubt God's love. Yet God so faithfully reassured Cathy of His love for her. And God not only healed her, but He also gave her strength to share the gospel to unsaved family members, ...

by Cheryl Brodersen - 2 years ago

Living Grace S2 E09: Trusting God in the Process

On this episode of Living Grace, host Cheryl Brodersen discusses with speaker, pastor's wife & author, Joanna Weaver, on her experiences as a writer, how God called her to write, and how He has used these experiences as a platform in her life to grow deeper in love with Him. Through life's ups and downs, Joanna shares how trusting God through the process, whether it is obeying the Lord's calling, dealing with conflic...