Welcome to The Hope Podcast!

Expect to hear conversations that will fill you with hope and refresh your vision for your life no matter what season of life you’re in.

The podcast releases on Thursdays. Subscribe to iTunes to access the episodes or download the Living With Power app.

Welcome to The Hope Podcast!

Expect to hear conversations that will fill you with hope and refresh your vision for your life no matter what season of life you’re in.

The podcast releases on Thursdays. Subscribe to iTunes to access the episodes or download the Living With Power app.


MOST RECENT EPISODES

Episode 44: Hope In Adoption

Today’s conversation is one that will move your heart and bring real hope and encouragement whether you are on the foster and adoptive journey or not. My guest, Janelle Johnson, will share her story of how God led her and her husband already at a young age to open their hearts and home to children needing a family, and the joys and challenges that came with that. This podcast will broaden your view of foster care and open your eyes to ways you can serve.

Listen on iTunesListen on Podbean
Episode 43: Hope South Of The Border

I’ve called today’s podcast Hope South Of The Border and my guest is Matthew Soerens, US Director of Church Mobilization for World Relief. This conversation will shed some light on both the refugee and immigration crisis, will address the situation at the south of our border, and help us understand the realities of immigration and respond in ways guided by biblical values. Matthew is the co-author of Welcoming the Stranger, and Seeking Refuge. Follow him on Twitter.

Listen on iTunesListen on Podbean
Episode 42: Hope When Facing Same-Sex Attraction

Today’s interview is the riveting story my friend Brad Klaver. Recently, Brad came face to face with the part of himself he had sworn since he was a boy never to let into the light. Join me as I engage Brad’s journey with his wife, friends, and church, and learn about how God allowed this now-pastor to go through breakdown so he could experience breakthrough.

Listen on iTunesListen on Podbean
Episode 41: Hope in the face of unexpected tragedy & the legacy of Rachel Held Evans

I had the privilege of talking with Amanda Held Opelt about her sister’s Rachel Held Evans life and legacy. I’m so grateful. For those of you who loved Rachel, I hope this podcast fills you with hope and for those who didn’t know her, it’s my privilege to introduce her to you.

Listen on iTunesListen on Podbean
Episode 40: Hope When You’re Facing Unexpected Illness In Your Family

My guest on today’s Hope Podcast is Steven Earp – pastor and social media influencer – and his story will blow you away! In 2007 Steven’s wife, Chrysty, was diagnosed with multiple sclerosis, and for the last few years Steve has had to learn how to love his wife well through this illness while holding on to his hope in Jesus. If you’ve ever wondered where God is in the midst of pain and suffering, this episode is a must listen to!

Listen on iTunesListen on Podbean
Episode 39: With Kay Arthur

The Hope Podcast Season 2 is finally here! My guest today is no other than Kay Arthur, the founder of Precept Ministries and host of Precepts for Life, a daily television, radio, and online program that reaches more than 75 million households each day.

Her story of hope and her passion for people to be established in God’s Word will encourage you and challenge you to live a life that has as ambition knowing God.

Listen on iTunesListen on Podbean

MOST POPULAR EPISODES

Episode 15: With Christine Caine

We’re starting the new year with a new podcast with one of my favorite people on the planet, Christine Caine. No matter what your goals are for 2019 this podcast will encourage you and renew your hope for an awesome year ahead!

Find Christine’s books here, and follow her on Instagram.

Listen on iTunesListen on PodbeanListen on the App
Episode 8: With Sheila Walsh

My guest today is a name that is certainly familiar to many of you. Sheila Walsh is the Scottish girl known as “the encourager” to the over 6 million women she’s met and spoken to around the world. She loves being a Bible teacher, making God’s Word practical, and sharing her own story of how God met her when she was at her lowest point and lifted her up again. Her message of hope frankly is this:  GOD IS FOR YOU!
Sheila’s newest book is called “It’s Okay Not To Be Okay” and she’s here to tell us all about it.  You’ll be encouraged by her story! Listen in!

Listen on iTunesListen on the AppListen on Podbean
Episode 24: With Annie F. Downs

This week’s podcast is just plain fun because if you know anything about Annie F. Downs, it’s that she is fun. So sit back and enjoy this conversation with the bestselling author of several books, including 100 Days to BraveLooking for Lovely, and Let’s All Be Brave.

Read more at anniefdowns.com and follow her on Instagram and Twitter.

Listen on iTunesListen on PodbeanListen on the App
Episode 3: With Rosaria Butterfield

In this podcast with Rosaria Butterfield you will feel invited into her home and having an organic conversation around a cup of coffee about things that are close to her heart. You’ll hear about the Bible’s response to loneliness, about the church as the family of God, the power of intentional hospitality, about how to overcome sexual sin, and so much more.

Check out Rosaria’s latest book The Gospel Comes with a House Key and make sure you learn more about her at rosariabutterfield.com

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Episode 29: Hope When A Loved One Struggles With Mental Illness

This conversation with Patty Kujawa is a difficult and painful one, but I believe it’s gonna help those of you who are close to someone who struggles with depression or mental illness. Patty‘s 18-year-old son, Jack, took his life six months ago and we’re gonna talk about how she is finding hope in Christ in the middle of what is probably one of the darkest valleys that a parent could go through.

Listen on iTunesListen on PodbeanListen on the App

Most Recent Episodes

Episode 44: Hope In Adoption

Today’s conversation is one that will move your heart and bring real hope and encouragement whether you are on the foster and adoptive journey or not. My guest, Janelle Johnson, will share her story of how God led her and her husband already at a young age to open their hearts and home to children needing a family, and the joys and challenges that came with that. This podcast will broaden your view of foster care and open your eyes to ways you can serve.

Listen on iTunesListen on Podbean

Episode 43: Hope South Of The Border

I’ve called today’s podcast Hope South Of The Border and my guest is Matthew Soerens, US Director of Church Mobilization for World Relief. This conversation will shed some light on both the refugee and immigration crisis, will address the situation at the south of our border, and help us understand the realities of immigration and respond in ways guided by biblical values. Matthew is the co-author of Welcoming the Stranger, and Seeking Refuge. Follow him on Twitter.

Listen on iTunesListen on Podbean

Episode 42: Hope When Facing Same-Sex Attraction

Today’s interview is the riveting story my friend Brad Klaver. Recently, Brad came face to face with the part of himself he had sworn since he was a boy never to let into the light. Join me as I engage Brad’s journey with his wife, friends, and church, and learn about how God allowed this now-pastor to go through breakdown so he could experience breakthrough.

Listen on iTunesListen on Podbean

Episode 41: Hope in the face of unexpected tragedy & the legacy of Rachel Held Evans

I had the privilege of talking with Amanda Held Opelt about her sister’s Rachel Held Evans life and legacy. I’m so grateful. For those of you who loved Rachel, I hope this podcast fills you with hope and for those who didn’t know her, it’s my privilege to introduce her to you.

Listen on iTunesListen on Podbean

Episode 40: Hope When You’re Facing Unexpected Illness In Your Family

My guest on today’s Hope Podcast is Steven Earp – pastor and social media influencer – and his story will blow you away! In 2007 Steven’s wife, Chrysty, was diagnosed with multiple sclerosis, and for the last few years Steve has had to learn how to love his wife well through this illness while holding on to his hope in Jesus. If you’ve ever wondered where God is in the midst of pain and suffering, this episode is a must listen to!

Listen on iTunesListen on Podbean

Episode 39: With Kay Arthur

The Hope Podcast Season 2 is finally here! My guest today is no other than Kay Arthur, the founder of Precept Ministries and host of Precepts for Life, a daily television, radio, and online program that reaches more than 75 million households each day.

Her story of hope and her passion for people to be established in God’s Word will encourage you and challenge you to live a life that has as ambition knowing God.

Listen on iTunesListen on Podbean

Most Popular Episodes

Episode 15: With Christine Caine

We’re starting the new year with a new podcast with one of my favorite people on the planet, Christine Caine. No matter what your goals are for 2019 this podcast will encourage you and renew your hope for an awesome year ahead!

Find Christine’s books here, and follow her on Instagram.

Listen on iTunesListen on Podbean

Episode 8: With Sheila Walsh

My guest today is a name that is certainly familiar to many of you. Sheila Walsh is the Scottish girl known as “the encourager” to the over 6 million women she’s met and spoken to around the world. She loves being a Bible teacher, making God’s Word practical, and sharing her own story of how God met her when she was at her lowest point and lifted her up again. Her message of hope frankly is this:  GOD IS FOR YOU!
Sheila’s newest book is called “It’s Okay Not To Be Okay” and she’s here to tell us all about it.  You’ll be encouraged by her story! Listen in!

Listen on iTunesListen on Podbean

Episode 24: With Annie F. Downs

This week’s podcast is just plain fun because if you know anything about Annie F. Downs, it’s that she is fun. So sit back and enjoy this conversation with the bestselling author of several books, including 100 Days to BraveLooking for Lovely, and Let’s All Be Brave.

Read more at anniefdowns.com and follow her on Instagram and Twitter.

Listen on iTunesListen on Podbean

Episode 3: With Rosaria Butterfield

In this podcast with Rosaria Butterfield you will feel invited into her home and having an organic conversation around a cup of coffee about things that are close to her heart. You’ll hear about the Bible’s response to loneliness, about the church as the family of God, the power of intentional hospitality, about how to overcome sexual sin, and so much more.

Check out Rosaria’s latest book The Gospel Comes with a House Key and make sure you learn more about her at rosariabutterfield.com

Listen on iTunesListen on the App

Episode 29: Hope When A Loved One Struggles With Mental Illness

This conversation with Patty Kujawa is a difficult and painful one, but I believe it’s gonna help those of you who are close to someone who struggles with depression or mental illness. Patty‘s 18-year-old son, Jack, took his life six months ago and we’re gonna talk about how she is finding hope in Christ in the middle of what is probably one of the darkest valleys that a parent could go through.

Listen on iTunesListen on Podbean

Welcome to the Living With Power Hope Podcast!

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What to expect on the podcast:
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    • Biblically Focused and Gospel Centered

    • Real Life, Real Issues, and Real Answers

  • Brief-ish episodes of up to 20 minutes long

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