Faith for the Unexpected :: Christine Caine [Ep 202]

April 16, 2018 | faith, God Centered Mom Podcast | 4 comments

Powerhouse Christine Caine shares how she let go of fear and found faith for when the unexpected happened. Lots of truth and encouragement here for anyone who has encountered fear in parenting, a medical diagnosis and rejection in friendships… so all of us!

 

Jesus never said we’re not going to have trials. He said when trials come, not if, but when. I think sometimes as believers we forget that, but we have a grace within it. I think part of our testimony to a lost and broken world is the way we go through it.

What we chat about:

  • Christine Caine’s new book, Unexpected
  • Emboldening our faith and letting go of fear in motherhood
  • Trusting that God will fill in the gaps of what we’re able to do as parents
  • Basic spiritual practices can be some of the most powerful things in our lives
  • Facing painful actualites in a fallen world
  • Christine’s reaction to her cancer diagnosis
  • Jesus is the name above all other names, including cancer
  • Having a "faith cocoon" of friends to encourage you in the face of fear
  • Enduring suffering as Christians
  • Giving in to the pain and fear and suffering is not the answer
  • We serve a God who is bigger!
  • Godly motherhood in this generation is harder than it’s ever been
  • Leaning in with a spirit of faith and not pulling back with a spirit of fear
  • We’re called to train our children up and not restrain their giftings
  • Dealing with rejection in friendship and moving forward

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4 Comments

  1. Shani

    Once again, Heather, you are an amazing blessing in my life. I always get to listen to your podcast on the perfect day right when I need to hear the word. Today this episode spoke to my heart and I totally need that little clip in the middle on replay in my home! I am so thankful for God’s timing and the women like you that He has placed in my life to encourage and edify my life. Thank you!!

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    • GodCenteredMom

      right? I need those words on repeat! So thankful you are encouraged by the show! Appreciate you listening and letting me know!!

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  2. Jessica Varney

    Hey Heather – you mentioned a conference you had recently attended on racial reconciliation. What was the name of the conference? I couldn’t make it out. Thanks!

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