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She Found Joy

The She Found Joy Podcast is dedicated to bringing you encouragement and inspiration throughout all of life's moments — the good, bad and everything in-between. Join Lauren Gaskill, Connie Bartlett and Tracy Steel as they share stories of how the joy, peace, hope and love of Jesus can help us overcome anything we face in this life.
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Dec 3, 2018

Join Lauren Gaskill, Barb Roose and Katie Reid for the final episode in our series of living a life of courageous faith.

Dec 3, 2018

Join Lauren Gaskill, Barb Roose and Katie Reid for the final episode in our series of living a life of courageous faith.

Dec 3, 2018

Join Lauren Gaskill, Barb Roose and Katie Reid for the final episode in our series of living a life of courageous faith.

Dec 3, 2018

Join Lauren Gaskill, Barb Roose and Katie Reid for the final episode in our series of living a life of courageous faith.

Nov 26, 2018

Join Lauren Gaskill, Jen Bleakley and Kim Tschirret for part three in a four-part series on courageous faith, based off of Gaskill's first book, Into the Deep: Diving into a Life of Courageous Faith.

Nov 19, 2018

Join Lauren Gaskill, Jennifer Watson and Christy Rodriguez as the She Found Joy team continues in a four part series on trading fear, doubt and despair for courageous faith.

Nov 12, 2018

Join Lauren Gaskill, Connie Bartlett and Tracy Steel for the first She Found Joy Book Club discussion on Chapters 1-3 of "Into the Deep: Diving Into a Life of Courageous Faith."

Oct 29, 2018

Join Michelle Jewsbury, founder of Unsilenced Voices and Lauren Gaskill as they talk about healing from abuse and how to keep moving forward in faith.

Oct 15, 2018

Join Holly Christine Hayes and Lauren Gaskill as they talk about how to break free from the chains of addiction and escapism to live a full life in Christ.

Oct 1, 2018

Join author and national speaker Susie Larson and She Found Joy founder Lauren Gaskill as they talk about how healing and how to live fully alive in Christ — mind, body and soul.

Sep 17, 2018

Join author and speaker Jennifer Dukes Lee and I as we chat about letting go, hanging on and finding joy in the peace that comes from surrendering our lives to Jesus.

Sep 3, 2018

In this episode, Autumn and I chat about:

  • How God redeems all things for the good of His purposes and for the benefits of His children.
  • Why no amount of bad choices disqualifies us from receiving all God wants to offer us.
  • How to cooperate with God to accomplish His will for our lives
  • Choosing to embrace every season of life, instead of wishing seasons away.
Aug 20, 2018

Join Rachel and I ask we talk about dreaming with God, obedience and finding true satisfaction in Him.

Aug 6, 2018

Join Stephanie and I as we talk about how to live your best life now, singleness, marriage and how to make and keep friends as an adult.

Jul 9, 2018

In this episode, Katie invites modern Marthas everywhere to exchange try-hard striving for hope-filled freedom without abandoning our doer's hearts in the process.

As a child and young adult Katie knew she was saved by grace, but regardless of that head knowledge, she spent years living like it was her works that make her worthy. Over time however, God began to show her that she didn't have to earn the love she already had from Jesus. In this time of spiritual growth, she realized was enough regardless of how many things she crossed off of her to-do list. She was enough because of what Christ did on the cross. And guess what? So are you. You are enough in Christ.

In addition to talking about living like we're enough, we also talk about: learning to serve within the strength God given us, not the strength we wish we had; how to rest while we work; the importance of praying bold and unedited prayers; and the power of faith.

Katie tells Marthas, "God isn't asking us to shed our efficiency or put down our to-do lists forever. He wants us to get things done, but He wants us to do those things as a response to His love ... not as a means to try and earn the love that we actually already have in Him."

Jul 2, 2018

In this episode, author and speaker Carey Scott and and I talk about what it means to live authentic — to live a life that's deeply rooted in Christ and the identity He gave us through His work on the cross.

Apr 23, 2018

Join Barb and and I as we discuss practical strategies to beat worry and claim God's victory in this fight of faith—day in and day out. We also talk about the value in learning to view uncertainty from God's perspective rather than our own. Uncertainty can drive us mad if we let it, but Barb has found another way to deal with the unknowns of the life.

Apr 16, 2018

Join speaker and blogger Christy Mobley and I as we talk about: how God equips us and is always working behind the scenes to fulfill the promises and dreams He's spoken over us; anxiety disorders and how Jesus helps us find joy in the journey of navigating mental health; learning to lean on Jesus more than we lean on people; practical ways to develop a relationship with Jesus and apply God’s Word to our lives.

Scripture from today's podcast: Hebrews 4:12, Isaiah 55:11 and Philippians 4:6-7.

 

Apr 9, 2018

Kate Motaung joins me today for Finding Joy #53. Kate is a wife, mother, blogger and the author of A Place to Land: A Story of Longing and Belonging, which released earlier this month! (You can get it on Amazon at https://www.amazon.com/Place-Land-Story-Longing-Belonging/dp/162707662X)

On the show, Kate and I talk about the 10+ years she spent serving as a missionary in Cape Town, South Africa, as well as her mother's terminal battle with cancer, grief, loving well and the HOPE of heaven. Kate and I wrap up our conversation talking about how the importance of living with a heavenly mindset — investing in Kingdom work over and above our desire to lead comfortable lives.

Apr 2, 2018

Join Connie Bartlett and I as we talk about living with purpose; the challenges and blessings of raising and loving children well in a blended family situation; how to communicate well in marriage and why it's important to pray and grow together as the years go on.

Mar 26, 2018

Join Kristin, Kendra and Julie and I as we talk about why God calls us to show kindness to others; how to live a life of generosity; and how you can incorporate kindness into your everyday routine with tons of easy-to-implement ideas.

Mar 19, 2018

Amy Breitmann joins me today for the Finding Joy Podcast's 50th episode! Amy is a wife, mother, writer and lover of all things creative (and she will also be speaking at the Woodstock, Georgia Finding Joy Ladies Night Out event on Oct. 7!) Her life and faith were forever changed when she was diagnosed with ovarian cancer as a 29-year-old mama-to-be.

As you’ll hear in our conversation today, God has taken Amy's broken road and weaved it into a beautiful ministry. Today The Lydia Project serves thousands of women and their families each year, providing spiritual, emotional, and financial support to women facing any kind of cancer. Amy firmly believes that while God doesn't cause suffering to happen in our lives, He uses every valley to help us learn how to minister to others in their time of need.

"When we find ourselves in a valley, we have a choice to make. We can be bitter or fearful ... or we can look around and say, 'How can I serve and be Jesus to the people who are in this same valley?'" Amy says.

We are beautifully broken to be a blessing.

In addition to talking about her experience with cancer and The Lydia Project, Amy and I talk about the importance of living our passions and staying true to who God made us to be — cracks, scars, flaws and all.

Mar 12, 2018

Join author and party planner Christen Price as she and I talk about embracing imperfect hospitality — biblical hospitality that focuses not on perfection but on on why we celebrate: to be with and love on people. We might not always plan the perfect party, but we can always choose to be God's hand and feet and love others well.

In addition to talking about how to be a "hallelujah hostess," Christen and I also talk about the importance of saying yes to community, especially when we'd rather stay at home in our PJs and watch Netflix. This doesn't mean we say yes to everything, but rather we keep an open heart and mind. In other words, while the cultural trend is to say no and create margin in our lives (which is good), we should be careful not to shut everyone and everything out.

Mar 5, 2018

Hanha Hobson joins me today for Finding Joy #48. Hanha is the founder of the Transparency Blog, which encourages women to be confident in who God made them to be and what He has called them to do. Her interactive 31-day devotional, Jesus Is Bae, just came out last week, and it’s a wonderful tool for anyone looking to learn more about what it means to be in a relationship with Christ.

As you’ll hear in our conversation today, Hanha struggled with shame for years before finding freedom in Jesus. The enemy tried to tell her she wasn’t loved, and for awhile, Hanha wondered if he was right. Everything changed when her mom challenged her to read the Bible with her from the start of Genesis to the end of Revelation.

The transformation didn’t happen overnight, but as she began practicing daily faith confessions, God’s truth began to replace the lies she’d grown to believe. Today on the podcast, Hanha shares practical tips for combating shame with daily faith confessions. She and I also talk about how to respond when other people try to shame us and drag us into the pit.

You can learn more about Hanha’s #TheConfessionsProject here (the faith confessions graphic above was inspired by our conversation, and you are free to print that out as well by clicking on the photo!).

YOUR HOMEWORK after listening to the blog >> http://www.cleartransparency.com/reflection/daily-confessions-changed-life/

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