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Bringing Forth: A podcast on parenting and spirituality

Religion & Spirituality Podcasts

In this podcast we have lively conversations about parenting, religion, spirituality and meaning making from an inclusive perspective. We explore what it means to parent and to be spiritual, seeking honest conversations with parents and those parenting about spirituality, prayer, religion, and faith in their lives as parents and families. Life at the intersection of parenting and spirituality can be awe inspiring, humbling, and bonkers but we bring forth our best stories, wisdom and insights so we may bring forth our children.

In this podcast we have lively conversations about parenting, religion, spirituality and meaning making from an inclusive perspective. We explore what it means to parent and to be spiritual, seeking honest conversations with parents and those parenting about spirituality, prayer, religion, and faith in their lives as parents and families. Life at the intersection of parenting and spirituality can be awe inspiring, humbling, and bonkers but we bring forth our best stories, wisdom and insights so we may bring forth our children.

Location:

United States

Description:

In this podcast we have lively conversations about parenting, religion, spirituality and meaning making from an inclusive perspective. We explore what it means to parent and to be spiritual, seeking honest conversations with parents and those parenting about spirituality, prayer, religion, and faith in their lives as parents and families. Life at the intersection of parenting and spirituality can be awe inspiring, humbling, and bonkers but we bring forth our best stories, wisdom and insights so we may bring forth our children.

Language:

English

Contact:

6105858420


Episodes

Bringing Forth Podcast Episode 28: "Medicine, faith, and science all coexist..." with Maram Said

5/19/2021
This week I talk with Maram Said, DO about their experience of co-parenting with her mother, raising 2 boys, and caretaking patients as they become parents themselves! Support the show (https://www.patreon.com/bringingforthpodcast)

Duration:00:47:44

Bringing Forth Episode 27: Learning about Gender Identity alongside your children with Julia Weldon

4/11/2021
This week's conversation we talk with actor and songwriter Julia Weldon about being Non-binary & figuring out what that means in the midst of parenting. Take a listen to the song that they sing to their little ones! https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=71WtNNHVHGE Support the show (https://www.patreon.com/bringingforthpodcast)

Duration:00:45:09

Bringing Forth Episode Episode 26: Following our gut and heart with care with Melissa-Ann Nievera-Lozano

2/24/2021
We explore mindful and queer parenting with Melissa-Ann Nievera-Lozano. She shares all about her children, her partnership and the thoughtfulness they put into parenting. Support the show (https://www.patreon.com/bringingforthpodcast)

Duration:00:47:09

Bringing Forth Episode 25: Parenting is really about changing the parents...with Grace Ji-Sun Kim and Elisabeth Sophia Lee

1/31/2021
Mother/Daughter Authors Grace Ji-Sun Kim and Elisabeth Sophia Lee join Bringing Forth to talk about their book Mother Daughter Speak and to share about the process of writing a book together and how parenting makes us more human. See below for an article Grace Ji-Sun Kim wrote about vulnerability and motherhood. It's what I needed to read amid the constancy of covid parenting! https://www.fsrinc.org/become-vulnerable-mother/ Support the show (https://www.patreon.com/bringingforthpodcast)

Duration:00:46:43

Bringing Forth Episode 24: ...an appreciation for the heartache of parenting with Fran Rossi Szpylczyn

12/14/2020
This week Fran Rossi Szpylczyn talks about step-parenting and caregiving her (now adult) step daughter. She shared about laughter, joy, and admiration as well as the witness of her husband's love for his daughter. You can follow her blog at https://breadhere.wordpress.com/ Support the show (https://www.patreon.com/bringingforthpodcast)

Duration:00:41:31

Bringing Forth Episode 23: Have the Children pray for parking spots with Uzma Jafri and Zaiba Hasan

11/12/2020
This week's guests are Uzma Jafri and Zaiba Hasan from the podcast Mommying While Muslim. They talk about their faith lives, white supremacy, naming their children and how parenting has changed their understanding of Allah. Support the show (https://www.patreon.com/bringingforthpodcast)

Duration:00:55:28

Bringing Forth Episode 22: "She is real" on having a surprise baby after an infertility diagnosis with Elyse George

10/29/2020
After an infertility diagnosis Elyse and her spouse were able to welcome a miraculous little one After year into parenting we explore some of the religious and spiritual elements of being a mother and an LDS parent while also managing PPD and anxiety. Find her on instagram @elysegeorge Support the show (https://www.patreon.com/bringingforthpodcast)

Duration:00:38:52

Bringing Forth Episode 21: I'm not levitating while my kid spills cereal on the floor with Shannon Evans

10/15/2020
Listen in as Shannon Evans, author of Embracing Weakness, explores themes of vulnerability, anger, and spiritual practice amid the ordinary (and sometimes extraordinary) realities of parenting children. It is marked explicit because of a couple of words. Support the show (https://www.patreon.com/bringingforthpodcast)

Duration:00:45:43

Bringing Forth Episode 20: Exploring Identities with Martine Pierre-Louis

10/1/2020
In this episode Martine offers our ears her exploration of non-violence, mothering, daughtering, and eldering. Support the show (https://www.patreon.com/bringingforthpodcast)

Duration:00:43:16

Bringing Forth Episode 19: Season Finale with Rachel Doll O'Mahoney - parenting where deep joy and deep frustration meet

5/11/2020
This is the season finale. I take some time to asnwer YOUR questions and reflect on some of my own experiences of podcasting and parenting. Support the show (https://www.patreon.com/bringingforthpodcast)

Duration:00:50:41

Bringing Forth Episode 19: Season Finale with Rachel Doll O'Mahoney - parenting where deep joy and deep frustration meet

5/11/2020
In this, my season finale I take some time to answer YOUR questions and reflect on some of my own experiences of podcasting and parenting! Support the show (https://www.patreon.com/bringingforthpodcast)

Duration:00:50:10

Bringing Forth Episode 18: Widowhood, Remarriage and parenting adult children with Margaret Redman

4/20/2020
In today's Episode Margaret Redmond shares with us her stories of loss, love and parenting. Support the show (https://www.patreon.com/bringingforthpodcast)

Duration:00:46:04

Bringing Forth Episode 17: Shelley Goldman on living a life rich with Jewish practice amid parenting

4/6/2020
Rabbi Shelley Goldman shares about her intersectional experiences of parenting, and the richness that Jewish life and practice brings forth in family life. Support the show (https://www.patreon.com/bringingforthpodcast)

Duration:00:43:21

Bringing Forth Episode 16: Ben Tapper on paying attention to deep and divine presence.

3/23/2020
Ben Tapper, father of a new baby, brings his reflection on fatherhood, the divine feminine, and the profound presence of being with a new baby awakening to the world. Support the show (https://www.patreon.com/bringingforthpodcast)

Duration:00:50:48

Bringing Forth Episode 15: Bless this Mess (when you are the mess that needs blessed) with Molly Baskette and Ellen O'Donnell PhD

3/2/2020
This week the Authors of Bless this Mess: A Modern Guide to Faith and Parenting in a Chaotic World. They share about good enough parenting, the holy trinity of parenting, and their honest struggles as people of faith and parents! Thankfully these authors aren't "know it alls" or in the business of doleing parenting advice that makes you feel inadequate...they are in the business of reminding us that we have the capacity to figure it out- albeit- in a messy way. FYI- there is some...

Duration:00:54:45

Bringing Forth Podcast Episode 14: Being Born Again at the Birth of our Children with Leah Gunning Francis

2/17/2020
Dr. Leah Gunning Francis, a mother, Christian Theologian, and author shares with me about her experience of being born anew when her children were born, the challenges of raising and black sons in this America, the importance of being accomplices and being deepest selves as parents. Support the show (https://www.patreon.com/bringingforthpodcast)

Duration:00:49:12

Bringing Forth Podcast Episode 13: Friendship toward difference with Nishta Mehra and Courtney Humphreys

2/3/2020
In this episode 2 friends, Nishta Mehra and Courtney Humphreys share how the differences of race, religion and sexuality in their friendship have been sources of depth and intimacy. They talk about supporting each other's parenting, religious journeys, and the honest struggles of daily life. Support the show (https://www.patreon.com/bringingforthpodcast)

Duration:00:49:23

Bringing Forth Episode 12: To whom and what do you give power and authority? With Annie Selak

1/21/2020
Today's episode features Annie Selak. Annie shares about her journey to accompany her child as she is. She unpacks images of God and the disorienting power in parenting and we play a snack game! Support the show (https://www.patreon.com/bringingforthpodcast)

Duration:00:40:51

Bringing Forth Episode 11: "He was born during planting season and died during harvest" Diane Bingham on losing a child

1/5/2020
In today's episode, our guest Diane Bingham, shares about losing an infant and raising her two daughters amid the reality of that loss. The beauty of her prayer and her connection to the earth and her spouse speak volumes. It was an honor to interview her, to know her child. I hope you will be honored as you listen. Anyway, Today’s episode is about the death of a child. It is tender. There are tears from me and my guest. It is beautiful and sad and profound and above all it was an honor...

Duration:00:58:42

Bringing Forth Episode 10: Awe, Exhuaustion and making space to read a book with Delia Raab-Snyder

12/18/2019
Today's guest, Delia Raab Snyder is an atheist Jew thoughfully bringing up her daughter. With stories of awe such as making music with her daughter and making time to care for herself with literature Delia shares wisdom and insight from her place of meaning making. Support the show (https://www.patreon.com/bringingforthpodcast)

Duration:00:42:07