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May 21, 2020

During the past few weeks, you may have seen your social media feeds filled with outrage following the murder of Ahmaud Arbery and Breonna Taylor, two innocent young black people whose lives were taking far too soon.

But, you wouldn’t have seen that from me. I stayed silent. And I now realize just how hurtful silence...


May 18, 2020

One of the things I love about doing this show is that I get to highlight the many ways a person can be brave. And today’s guest proves that you don’t have to do massively heroic things––such as running into a burning building or performing a life-saving procedure in an emergency room––to be brave. 

 


May 12, 2020

Many people cite their faith as a source of strength and courage. That’s certainly the case for JJ Gutierrez. 

But JJ wasn’t always a Christian. Even though she was curious about God, she didn’t grow up going to church or reading the bible. That came much later. 

But when she looks back on her life, she definitely...


May 4, 2020

Deb Palmer George had a difficult childhood. She was born in upstate New York to young parents who struggled to make ends meet. That’s why, from a very young age, Deb had a longing to not just survive, but to thrive. 

In our conversation, you’ll hear how she went from working in retail to becoming a...


Apr 30, 2020

Judging and shaming is easy. Especially right now when we love calling people out for not social distancing, not working hard enough during quarantine or not having a picture perfect Zoom background.

But empathy? SO much harder. But it’s also much more powerful and valuable. 

While empathy has always been valuable,...