How to decode happiness … with Marcus Cade Jr.

In Episode 12, therapist and life coach Marcus Cade Jr. of Happiness Decoded 101 teaches people how to activate their joy. Through personal tragedy, he learned  the four pillars of harmony and happiness! For more everyday stories of faith, please visit our Podcast Episodes page To tell your story, or to suggest someone else’s, emailContinue reading “How to decode happiness … with Marcus Cade Jr.”

Author Crescent Dragonwagon on why storytelling gives her joy, part 2

Here is part one: In Episode 11, listen to part two of my conversation with author Crescent Dragonwagon and her husband, Mark Graff on hosting a story time for children’s stories on Facebook, and why sharing stories is important. For more everyday stories of faith, please visit our Podcast Episodes page To tell your story,Continue reading “Author Crescent Dragonwagon on why storytelling gives her joy, part 2”

Crescent Dragonwagon brings joy by reading to others

In episode 10, author Crescent Dragonwagon, yes, that’s her name, and her husband, Mark Graff started reading children’s books on Facebook Live during Covid-19. Her mother, Charlotte Zolotow, was an accomplished writer and brought joy to many children, as did Crescent herself. In part one of our conversation, the couple talks about why they startedContinue reading “Crescent Dragonwagon brings joy by reading to others”

Feeding joy and starving fear on social media, pt. 2 … with Mashaun Simon

And this is part 1: This is episode 9, and part two of my conversation with Asst. Pastor Mashaun D. Simon. We finish talking about the Facebook Compliment Challenge but also delve into how social media can serve as a positive in a season of negativity. For more everyday stories of faith, please visit ourContinue reading “Feeding joy and starving fear on social media, pt. 2 … with Mashaun Simon”

Why the Facebook compliment challenge is so important … with Mashaun Simon

In episode 8: Asst. Pastor Mashaun Simon posted a compliment challenge on his Facebook page. The huge response is indicative of our craving for positivity. Simon talks about this need, his unexpected path into ministry after journalism, and life in the church as a gay man.

Can animals teach us about kindness?

Episode 6: On this Memorial Day, a drive through a safari park got me thinking about our freedom and how to think about others.  For more everyday stories of faith, please visit our Podcast Episodes page To tell your story, or to suggest someone else’s, email us! Also, we would love to pray for yourContinue reading “Can animals teach us about kindness?”

An interview with a Christian Covid survivor

In episode 5: Teresa Taylor Williams talks about her blog, Praises in the Pandemic and how she has sought God in this challenging season in her life. For more everyday stories of faith, please visit our Podcast Episodes page To tell your story, or to suggest someone else’s, email us! Also, we would love toContinue reading “An interview with a Christian Covid survivor”

Faithfulness = joy

  In episode 4, we tease an upcoming podcast! Praises in the Pandemic is a new blog that looks at coping with the Covid-19 crisis through praising God, in the good times and bad. Find the blog at https://praisesinthepandemic.blogspot.com For more everyday stories of faith, please visit our Podcast Episodes page To tell your story, orContinue reading “Faithfulness = joy”

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