After Jackie Drew to pray for God to either open doors widely or shut doors tightly, she was surprised by what began to unfold the day her husband was laid off of work. This is an incredible story of God's orchestration, provision, and faithfulness.
Mother to Feathers host Amy Bennett, Diana Weimer shares their family's leap of faith moving as a young family several states away from extended family, without a home or single friend waiting for them.
Andi Andrew shares from her book She is Free how women can experience freedom from shame, fear, anger, control, and isolation.
Chelsea Crockett shares about she reached a turning point in her life to use her YouTube platform to boldly share her faith.
Lynn Cowell shares from her newest book Make Your Move: Finding Unshakeable Confidence Despite Your Fears and Failures. We chat about how to gain confidence to do what God has asked us to do and what part spiritual gifts play in our next steps.
Feathers podcast host Amy Bennett shares 5 reasons you might be stuck in taking your next step. Are you afraid your not enough? Fearful of what people will say? Amy will give you a verse to pray to help get you unstuck.
Cristina shares the tragedy of losing her father-in-law after witnessing him in a motorcycle accident. We also chat about the launch of her ministry SHE-Sharing. Healing. Empowering.
Erin Littleton shares her family's story of adoption and road to creating The Mighty River Project, a nonprofit that serves vulnerable Ugandan women and families.
Jeanette Hanscome shares her journey of becoming a single mom of 2 boys after 22 years of marriage. With eyesight disability leaving her without the ability to drive, she was quite literally stranded. She shares how God comforted her and equipped her for the difficult season.
Janice Armstrong shares her incredible journey from refusing to have anything to do with Jesus and Christianity, to live a full life devoted to sharing the love of Jesus.
Holley Gerth shares her struggles with infertility, their family's unusual journey of adopting their daughter at the age of 20, and what it means to live fiercehearted.
Katie Davis Majors shares the story of stepping out in faith as a teenager after a missions trip and then gives a look at her ongoing experiences and lessons learned of faith in Uganda.
Morgan D'Avanzo shares how she was called to begin ministering to women in local strip clubs.
Shannon Popkin shares about her struggles from her latest book Control Girl: Lessons Surrendering Your Burden of Control from Seven Women in the Bible. We chat about how surrender can be essential in taking big leaps of faith or little, everyday moments.
After 20 years serving as pastor, Beth and her husband Jim felt led to leave and begin work as full-time evangelists and missionaries, serving Uganda. Not knowing how they would earn money, where they would live, or what the future held, they took a leap of faith and watch God provide every step of the way.
Challenged by her pastor one Sunday morning to "jump," KariAnne and her family made a big move from Texas to Kentucky. KariAnne shares their doubts and hurdles along the way.
Feathers is celebrating 100 episodes with a Special Summer Season. In our 100th episode, Amanda Bacon shares her family's experience with adoption and building a family of 10 and then moving everyone across the country from Alaska to North Carolina.
Feathers is celebrating 100 episodes with a Special Summer Season. In this episode, Amy takes a look back at the podcast with a mash-up of previous guests, testimonies of listeners, and 5 lessons she's learned about faith.
Feathers is celebrating 100 episodes with a Special Summer Season. In this episode, Amy and her husband Scott record a Q&A episode answering questions from listeners.
Wrecked with news of her husband’s affair and his request for a divorce, Shauna Shanks finds herself urgently faced with a decision. Does she give up and divorce her husband and move on, or does she try to fight for her marriage? The former choice seems to contradict God’s plan for how to love, such as “love never gives up,” “love is patient,” and “love is kind.” Taking God at His word and assuming the love chapter was really meant to be followed literally word by word, she not only finds herself falling in love with her spouse again, but also falling in love with Jesus, which changes everything.
In this episode, Rachel Swanson shares her journey from a depressed, young mom of 3 to a vibrant author and speaker, following God in the everyday moments of life.
In this episode, Lisa Whittle and I chat about one thing to do in the next week with your family, 3 ways we can choose God, and the importance of the ministry of sameness.
In this episode, Amy shares about her journey as a young adult to Southeast Asia to serve as a Christian English teacher. She shares the lessons she learned about faith and serving when her prayers are answered, but then take a surprising turn.
Leighann Marquiss is a mother of four children, ages 12 and under, including a son who was born with multiple heart defects including having his heart outside his chest. She is the author of Showing Heart: The True Story of How One Boy Defied the Odds and You Are Not Alone: An Insider’s Guide to Prenatal Diagnosis. She is a writer, speaker, and life coach.
In this episode, Rachel shares her family's journey through hurt and loss to starting a discipleship ministry, creating a haven in their home for people needing rest.