Author Margaret Feinberg discusses mercy for our mistakes on podcast

Author Margaret Feinberg discusses mercy for our mistakes on podcast Author and speaker Margaret Feinberg recently joined the Jesus Calling Podcast to share how as a public figure, she relies on social media to connect with people and to bring her messages about faith to the world. However, Margaret recognizes the pitfalls of “keeping up appearances” on social media—and how playing the comparison game can lead us to believe lies like “You’re not good enough,” or “You’ll never make it.” To combat…

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Musician and author of “Once A Shooter” TJ Stevens on Jesus Calling Podcast

Musician and author of “Once A Shooter” TJ Stevens on Jesus Calling Podcast Singer/songwriter TJ Stevens recently joined the Jesus Calling Podcast to share how after an abusive childhood and several suicide attempts, TJ walked into his Virginia high school with a gun, filled with a darkness driving him to do things he’d have never thought possible. But when TJ was on his knees in desperation, he felt God moving him toward a different outcome. As TJ says, “It’s never too late…

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Lori Allen interviewed on Jesus Calling podcast on her new book

Lori Allen interviewed on Jesus Calling podcast on her new book Star of “Say Yes to the Dress: Atlanta” and owner of Bridals by Lori, Lori Allen, recently joined the Jesus Calling Podcast to share that she believes the best days of her life are still ahead of her. Through her strong-willed battles to keep her store open, to beat breast cancer, and to be the best mom and grandmother despite a full-time job, Lori has consistently said yes to savoring every moment,…

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The Jesus Calling Podcast Celebrates 5 Million Downloads with Special Guest, Philanthropist and Author, Lauren Akins

The Jesus Calling Podcast Celebrates 5 Million Downloads with Special Guest, Philanthropist and Author, Lauren Akins (Nashville, Tenn.) Aug. 25, 2020—The Jesus Calling Podcast has officially surpassed five million downloads, Thomas Nelson announced today. Lauren Akins, philanthropist, author, mother and wife of multi-platinum entertainer Thomas Rhett, will appear as the special guest to commemorate the milestone. Her episode will air Sept. 17. Akins is the author of the recently released book, Live in Love: Growing Together Through Life’s Changes. In it, she shows readers what…

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Author and former NFL player Trent Shelton appears on Jesus Calling Podcast

Author and former NFL player Trent Shelton appears on Jesus Calling Podcast Motivational speaker and former NFL Player Trent Shelton recently joined the Jesus Calling Podcast to share how he was put on the path to a higher calling, and how he’s working on becoming the best version of himself so that he can impact his family and show them how to live well. Shelton’s book, “Straight Up: Honest, Unfiltered, As-Real-As-I-Can-Put-It Advice for Life’s Biggest Challenges” is available from HCCP Zondervan. More…

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Jaci Velasquez on “When God Rescripts Your Life” on Jesus Calling podcast

Jaci Velasquez on “When God Rescripts Your Life” on Jesus Calling podcast Multi-platinum recording artist Jaci Velasquez has experienced the highs of life with a successful recording career and a wonderful marriage. Then suddenly, both crashed. Jaci joins the Jesus Calling podcast to share her journey towards a renewed faith that carried her through a resurrected career, the blessing of a second marriage, and the ups-and-downs of being a mother of an autistic child. Velasquez’s book “When God Rescripts Your…

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Jesus Calling podcast features TBN host Cynthia Garrett, author of “I Choose Victory”

Jesus Calling podcast features TBN host Cynthia Garrett, author of “I Choose Victory” Host of The Sessions with Cynthia Garrett on TBN, Cynthia recently joined the Jesus Calling podcast to share her firsthand experience of the emptiness that occurs when love isn’t at the core of our relationships with others, laying out ways we can learn to love others the way God loves us. Garrett’s book, “I Choose Victory: Moving from Victim to Victor” is available from Salem Books. More…

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Actor and author Gary Sinise on Jesus Calling podcast For nearly forty years, Gary Sinise has stood as an advocate of America’s service members. His portrayal of Lt. Dan Taylor in the landmark film Forrest Gump formed an enduring connection with servicemen and women throughout the military community. Gary Sinise joins Jesus Calling podcast to share the story of how he found his way to becoming an actor and why helping those on the front lines, who defend and protect…

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Artist, musician, and author Morgan Harper Nichols on Jesus Calling podcast

Artist, musician, and author Morgan Harper Nichols on Jesus Calling podcast Writer and creator Morgan Harper Nichols joins the Jesus Calling podcast to share how she struggled — as many of us do — with figuring out her purpose. She was striving to figure out her identity and her place in God’s kingdom and discusses how she only found hope when she showed up for others.  Harper’s book “All Along You Were Blooming: Thoughts for Boundless Living” is available from Zondervan. More…

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Author Jerrad Lopes discusses “Dad Tired” on podcast When Jerrad Lopes hit a wall and knew he wasn’t being the best dad and husband, he turned to Jesus to help show him how to lead. He found through his efforts to connect with his family better, he was able to help others; and his ministry was born. Lopes joined the Jesus Calling Podcast to encourage men that having better connection with their families makes life better for everyone. Lopes’ book “Dad…

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Author Dawn Barton on Jesus Calling podcast: Finding joy in tough times

Author Dawn Barton on Jesus Calling podcast: Finding joy in tough times Dawn Barton, author of “Laughing Through the Ugly Cry: …and Finding Unstoppable Joy” ( Thomas Nelson) joins the Jesus Calling podcast to share how she took a leap of faith by leaving the successful business she built to writing about her honest and sometimes raw stories in the hope that readers can also learn how to look for joy during some of their darkest moments. More…

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Jesus Calling Podcast welcomes Lisa Leonard

Jesus Calling Podcast welcomes Lisa Leonard Lisa Leonard’s designs have captured the hearts of women everywhere. She recently joined the Jesus Calling podcast to discuss how she started making jewelry – initially inspired by her son David, who was born with a severe disability. She also takes the opportunity to take us through her process of restoration and how she found healing for herself and her marriage after her climb to success brought such stress and anxiety to her life…

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Jesus Calling Podcast welcomes HGTV stars of Restored by the Fords

Jesus Calling Podcast welcomes HGTV stars of Restored by the Fords Growing up in the suburbs of Pittsburgh, Leanne and Steve Ford never dreamed they’d have a nationally known restoration business—-thanks to their HGTV series Restored by the Fords. Leanne and Steve’s parents encouraged their interests and the family’s supportive environment paved the way for Leanne and Steve to blaze a trail with their unique brand of home design, which they talk about in their new book “A Work In Progress” available…

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Hope for a racially divided nation: Miles McPherson on Jesus Calling podcast

Hope for a racially divided nation: Miles McPherson on Jesus Calling podcast Miles McPherson, author and founder of The Rock Church in San Diego, joins the Jesus Calling podcast to share how by honoring the priceless value of God’s image in every person we meet, we can all become leaders in unifying our communities, our churches and the nation.  McPherson’s book “The Third Option: Hope for a Racially Divided Nation” is available from Howard Books. More…

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Author Jack Deere joins the Jesus Calling podcast

Author Jack Deere joins the Jesus Calling podcast Jesus Calling podcast welcomes author and speaker Jack Deere, who shares the most painful moment of his life, a moment when he almost gave up hope. Deere reminds us how important it is to cling to faith in times of crisis, how God stepped in to guide and help him through suffering, and how we can share our own experiences to support others who are struggling. Deere’s book, “Even in Our Darkness: A…

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