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A podcast about everyday life in pursuit of a greater purpose – Find your voice. Tell your story. Change the world.

A podcast about everyday life in pursuit of a greater purpose – Find your voice. Tell your story. Change the world.

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United States

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A podcast about everyday life in pursuit of a greater purpose – Find your voice. Tell your story. Change the world.

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English

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8045054929


Episodes

Creating a Community for Writers with Brandy Wallner & Hope*Writers

1/18/2021
I sat down with Brandy Wallner of Hope*Writers to talk about three things writers and creatives need to succeed. 1. A guide 2. Good, fresh information 3. Community Brandy is a community writer for Hope*Writers, tasked with building community and keeping members on track. For more about Hope*Writers https://lifeandmission.com/hope Do you dream of publishing your writing but you’re not sure what to do next (or where to start)? Check out this free quiz to help you identify where you are...

Duration:00:37:53

Lessons for Life and Ministry with Tom Lane

1/13/2021
Tom Lane is the apostolic senior pastor at Gateway Church and author of Tested and Approved: 21 Lessons for Life and Ministry Tom Lane is the apostolic senior pastor at Gateway Church in the Dallas/Fort Worth Metroplex. As an elder, he provides spiritual governance for Gateway’s ministries. As a pastor to pastors, Tom is a long-term, trusted Christian leader. Tom has written many books including Heritage: A Father’s Influence to the Generations, Foundations of Healthy Church Government, and...

Duration:01:06:15

Looking up at the end of 2020

12/28/2020
Some thoughts on the hope of Christmas, and I share shorts from my friends in the Christian Podcasters Association. But the angel said to them, "Do not be afraid. I bring you good news that will cause great joy for all the people." Luke 2:10 Several friends eager to run into the New Year have asked me, “Do you have your word for 2021?” Actually, I don't have a single word. I have a phrase from the song O Holy Night. The soaring, triumphant anthem for a world so drained and exhausted that...

Duration:00:22:48

Replay: Chickening IN with JJ Gutierrez

12/15/2020
Sometimes a single word or phrase has the power to change the course of our lives, and “Chickening IN” is that word for JJ Gutierrez. This little twist on a familiar phrase launched JJ into a transformational journey from fear to faith. Her book, Chickening IN: From Fear to Courageous Faith, 8 Pillars of Transformation, is a practical guide to defeating fear and doubt. I spoke with JJ in February, but we especially need her message today. Overcoming fear is a process. One step follows...

Duration:00:45:44

Redefining Success in Light of the Assignment

12/2/2020
How do you define success? Is it financial? Family? Creative or business achievements? Or does it have to do with something else? Tim Winders is a Performance Coach and author who specializes in helping Executive Teams and Entrepreneurial Leaders maximize their potential by looking beyond traditional “cookie-cutter” methods that often limit the creative process. A lifelong student, he thrives on helping people discover how to live outside of the box and walk out their unique God-given...

Duration:00:54:13

The Power of Play: A Year of Playing Catch, with Ethan Bryan

11/17/2020
What happens when you play catch every day for a year? Ethan Bryan played catch on New Year's Day with his daughters. Then they had an idea. "Dad, what if you played catch every day for an entire year?" That's 365 days of catch! It's 500 catch partners, 10 states, and 12,000 miles, rain, wind, and snow. It's about play, letting our guard down, and connecting with each other. Do you have a story about how play connected you to something bigger? Links A Year of Playing Catch: What a...

Duration:00:37:44

Start With These Fundraising Resources

11/5/2020
Today I’d like to take my 14 years experience managing a nonprofits and offer help for leaders in this area. Download the guide at kayhelm.com/npguide. 1) A Spirituality of Fundraising, by Henri J.M. Nouwen You can read this through in one sitting. It’s only 50-60 pages. And it deals with the most important part of your fundraising–your mind. So many people start because of passion, but then run into a wall because fundraising feels like begging. So we’ve got to change our mindset. This...

Duration:00:21:04

Attitude Adjustment: Interview with Brian Dixon

9/12/2020
Brian J Dixon on making money in ministry, taking care of relationships, and having those difficult but important conversations. Connect with Brian Website: https://briandixon.com/ IG: https://www.instagram.com/brianjdixon/ Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/drbrianjdixon Take the Hope*Writer quiz More about Hope*Writers: lifeandmission.com/hope Disclosure: Links may be affiliate links. If you decide to purchase any of these resources, I earn a small commission at no additional cost...

Duration:00:37:16

Write That Book! Interview with Joyce Glass

8/25/2020
Joyce Glass is The Write Coach, helping writers through the process of writing and completing their books. Key Takeaways Links Connect with Joyce at TheWriteCoach.biz Podcast - The Write Hour Support the show (https://www.paypal.me/kayhelm)

Duration:00:54:34

The Gift of Doubt

7/17/2020
Doubt can be a gift, because it alerts us when something's amiss. Here's a way to engage doubt without getting burned. We rarely see doubt as a good thing. It’s been called a dream-killer. Something to overcome or push through. And certainly, doubt can be destructive. But I propose we take another look at the gift of doubt. Doubt can be hard to define but it plays out in indecision, hesitation, busywork, loss of enthusiasm, etc. When we encounter doubt, the first response is often...

Duration:00:18:01

Hope and Coffee with Mike Lane

6/30/2020
Interview with Mike Lane of Hope Bridges, a nonprofit serving over one-hundred children in northern Thailand with food, clothing, education, and basic health care. Resources Hopebridges.org The most life-changing coffee you’ve ever had. Join the Life and Mission Community Support the show (https://www.paypal.me/kayhelm)

Duration:00:33:53

Building Empires with Tami Romani

6/22/2020
If you’ve got a message of any kind, you’ll need to find some level of comfort stepping in front of the camera or speaking into a microphone. Tami Romani is a Brand Voice Strategist and a Business Communication Consultant. She helps business owners and brand representatives feel comfortable when they’re being the voice of their own brand. But she goes beyond tips and techniques, right into the heart of why we do what we do. Tami shares how she started a successful online group, Building...

Duration:00:35:18

One Woman Can Change the World - Interview with Ronne Rock

6/16/2020
Ronne Rock is a storyteller, truth-teller, hope-dealer. Her new book is One Woman Can Change the World: Reclaiming Your God- Designed Influence and Impact Right Where You Are. One Woman Can Change the World: Reclaiming Your God- Designed Influence and Impact Right Where You Are (Amazon link) onewomancanchangetheworld.com RonneRock.com instagram.com/ronnerock/ Support the show (https://www.paypal.me/kayhelm)

Duration:01:01:13

Speaking to Connect with Your Audience - Interview with Aurora Gregory

6/10/2020
Public speaking is one of the best marketing tools you could ever hope to employ. Aurora Gregory coaches speakers on every aspect of the speaker life. In this interview, she shares tips for virtual speaking opportunities, and more. Key Takeaways: Resources: auroragregory.com Get Picked: Tips, Tricks and Tools for Creating An Irresistible Speaker Proposal by Aurora Gregory & David Pitlik (Amazon Link) Here's an earlier interview with Aurora, about public speaking and the fears every...

Duration:00:35:17

Fundraising Freedom, Interview with Mary Valloni

5/26/2020
Mary Valloni has helped thousands of individuals and organizations overcome the lack and scarcity mindset to fund and fulfill their missions. Her award-winning book is Fundraising Freedom: 7 Steps to Build & Sustain Your Next Campaign. Talking about money While many of us shy away from conversations about money, Mary tackles the money issue straight-on: “Let’s just start dreaming, because there’s no reason why money should ever stop anyone from fulfilling the vision that God has given to...

Duration:00:45:10

What do Ghostwriters Do? Interview with Nick Pavlidis

5/18/2020
Ghostwriter. Sounds mysterious, doesn't it? In today's show, my guest Nick Pavlidis unpacks what a ghostwriter is, what they do, and who can benefit from hiring one. Nick used to practice law, but he wanted more control over his time, and more time with his family (you can hear more about that in our earlier interview). He became a skilled ghostwriter, and now he’s teaching others the craft and business of ghostwriting. His mission? Nick says, “I help people help people.” What is a...

Duration:00:29:55

Life and Business Success with The Small Biz Mama

5/12/2020
Kristin Ingram is a Small Biz Mama. In this interview, she shares how she’s able to run multiple businesses and enjoy family life. Plus, tips for launching your successful online business! You can connect with Kristin at smallbizmama.com Support the show (https://www.paypal.me/kayhelm)

Duration:00:38:56

God Meets Us When We Suffer - Interview with KJ Ramsey

4/14/2020
We are in the midst of the coronavirus pandemic, and my guest is therapist, and author KJ Ramsey. We’re taking about pain and suffering, our bodies and stress, grief, and our communion with Christ. We tend to think that more effort should produce a blessing. When we suffer, we might question our faith, or we might question whether we have a strong enough prayer life, or wonder if there's more we could do to earn God's favor. K.J. says, "I think that for me, finding hope and suffering and...

Duration:00:48:19

Where is God?

4/7/2020
I was struggling. I found myself sitting at a picnic table at the beach, praying a simple, desperate prayer: “Jesus, I need you to come have lunch with me.” He did show up, just not in the way I expected. If I hadn't been writing it all down, I might have missed it. Full transcript at lifeandmission.com/38 Support the show (https://www.paypal.me/kayhelm)

Duration:00:14:55

Chickening IN: From Fear to Courageous Faith, with JJ Gutierrez

3/31/2020
Sometimes a single word or phrase has the power to change the course of our lives, and “Chickening IN” is that word for JJ Gutierrez. This little twist on a familiar phrase launched JJ into a transformational journey from fear to faith. Her book, Chickening IN: From Fear to Courageous Faith, 8 Pillars of Transformation, is a practical guide to defeating fear and doubt. I spoke with JJ in February, but her message is especially needed today. JJ says, "We all have fear. But some of us have a...

Duration:00:46:25