Reflections of Grace 149: Stuck in a Pattern?

Stuck in a pattern? Prevent the past from repeating itself [display_podcast]Georgia had finally reached the end of her rope when she came in for coaching.  She was on her third husband and could not understand why he was so much like the former two husbands who were rageful, controlling and vengeful.  She longed for a peaceful marriage but her feeble attempts to ‘fix’ these men had made her feel like such a failure and her husband helped her along with that by saying that yes, she was a lose … [Read more...]

Relational Toolshed: Carlos Nicasio – Gang Affiliated to Urban Advocate

Carlos Nicasio - Gang Affiliated to Urban Advocate [display_podcast]This week in the “Shed” is our tool of the week –Carlos NicasioCarlos is the Founder of Concrete + Canvas, a nonprofit startup dedicated to leveraging resources to empower change and strengthen urban youth in under-resourced communities. Based in San Diego, California, he serves as a mentor, leader, life coach, and strategic thinker to youth workers and other leaders locally and around the nation.​ Passionate about this … [Read more...]

Relational Toolshed: Creating Balance of Work & Play with Roy Inzunza

Creating Balance of Work & Play [display_podcast]This week in the “Shed” is our tool of the week – Roy Inzunza!Roy is the Founder & President of Squarepatch, Inc. Employee Services and the Corporate Chaplain of Hoehn Motors. His passion is to provide spiritual, emotional and relational resources to employees & corporations.In this episode, Roy takes us behinds the scenes of what a corporate chaplain is and does. Roy gives us an inside peek at what today's everyday worker … [Read more...]

Relational Toolshed: Providing Good Counsel with Charlie Ruce

The Importance of Providing Good Counsel with Charlie Ruce [display_podcast]This week in the “Shed”, our tool of the week is Charlie Ruce of the Soul Care House.Charlie and I will be discussing the importance of providing and seeking good counsel from wise people!More about CharlieAs a licensed marriage and family therapist, Charlie has a lot to say about wise counsel and relating to one another:  “There are many metaphors for the process we as human beings go through to become … [Read more...]

Relational Toolshed 4: Resolving Conflict Through Questions with Keith Webb

Resolving Conflict Through Questions with Keith Webb [display_podcast]This week in the “Shed”, our tool of the week is Keith Webb.Keith is the Founder & President of Creative Results Management, Author and Creator of the “COACH” Model, and an International Leadership Development guru. Keith specializes in helping leaders multiply their impact by leading authentically and equipping others as executive and/or life coaches through his professional coaching program. After spending over 2 … [Read more...]

Ask Pastor John: How Do I Escape Regret over Hurt I’ve Caused?

Here is a humble and sincere question from a listener named Roy: “Dear Pastor John, I have been reflecting recently and was reminded of the hurts I have inflicted upon people whom I have crossed paths with. As much as I would like to seek restoration, the means of doing so are no longer practically possible. While I believe that in Christ those past wrongs are forgiven, I cannot help but feel a lingering sense of guilt and regret when I bring to mind those incidents. How do I reconcile the r … [Read more...]