Wednesday, November 25, 2015

MercyTalk Podcast: Thanksgiving at Mercy (An Inside Look)

We love making the holidays special for the young women in our residential program! This week, we give you an inside look at what Thanksgiving is like for Mercy girls, as told through the stories of two residential staff members, one of them also a graduate from 2005. Join us as we talk food prep, fun games, and family time with our Fitness and Nutrition Manager, Janelle, and our Household Manager and Mercy graduate, Erin. You'll love this peek into Mercy life!

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Thursday, November 19, 2015

MercyTalk Podcast: Your Role As A Helper

Whether you're a pastor, leader, parent, or simply someone who cares about a hurting person, it's important to understand how to help others in healthy ways. Melanie Carter, Mercy's Director of Outreach, and Jen Otero, our Transitional Care Manager, discuss what the role of a helper is and what it is not. Topics covered include the importance of providing hope, setting boundaries, and how to keep from taking on false responsibility for someone else's healing.

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Thursday, November 12, 2015

MercyTalk Podcast: Hearing the Voice of God

As Christians, we know that hearing God's voice is essential for deepening our relationship with Him. And when we're walking through a journey to healing, hearing God speak to us about our broken places can bring understanding like never before. Listen in as host Melanie Carter and guest Jen Otero discuss this vital topic, including practical ways to create space to hear from God.

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Friday, November 6, 2015

MercyTalk Podcast: The Power of Hope

Are you feeling hopeless or trying to help people in your life who are? Don't miss this strong encouragement about the power of hope to restore our lives. Host Melanie Carter discusses this topic with staff member Mickenzie Vought, hitting key points such as relinquishing control and realizing the process isn't always pretty. They also give practical insight about how to reach out for hope as well as how to impart hope to others.

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