Spiritual Wounding: What It Is and How to Heal Part 2

Spiritual Wounding: What It Is and How to Heal Part 2

Today’s episode looks more deeply at the spiritual abuse KJ Ramsey suffered at the hands of Christian leaders. We begin by talking about the relationship that many Christians have with their emotions. Drawing from her story of spiritual abuse, KJ talks about the pull...
Spiritual Wounding: What It Is and How to Heal Part 1

Spiritual Wounding: What It Is and How to Heal Part 1

I am joined by KJ Ramsey to talk through her new book, “The Lord Is My Courage.” KJ explains why it’s so important to be honest and clear about the ways we have been harmed, and how our bodies often reveal truths about our trauma that our minds are afraid to speak out...
Is Hope Reasonable?

Is Hope Reasonable?

Many people with a history of trauma find themselves stuck. Stuck in a place of hopelessness about our own healing. It’s this sense of “nothing significant is really going to change for me.” The present ordering of your life—the way things are—claims to be the final...
Why It’s So Important To Understand Your Story

Why It’s So Important To Understand Your Story

Cathy Loerzel joins me to talk about why it’s so important to do the work to understand your story, particularly your family of origin story. In short, the three reasons are: understanding your story will allow you to experience healing, stop reenacting your past in...
How To Engage Someone’s Story Part 4

How To Engage Someone’s Story Part 4

This is the final episode in a four-part series on how to engage another person’s story. We conclude by looking at the final seven tactics for effective story engagement. Tactic 6: Continually bring your dialogue with the storyteller back to the story they have...