Rumors of Grace with Bob Hutchins
Summary: Rumor- a currently circulating story or report of uncertain or questionable truth. This is Rumors of Grace- Where I talk to people rumored to have found beauty, and truth in broken and uncommon places.
This is a special episode of Rumors of Grace where I asked listeners to send in what they have been going through lately in this new upside down world. They share their fears, their thoughts, their joys, and the meaning they are finding. Go to the Rumors of Grace Podcast Facebook page to connect!
We are still alive! After a brief introduction and update, I wanted to share another podcast that I do with my daughter, Lauren. We wanted to give you an update on everything and discuss the world as it is right now. We would love to hear from you as well. Send us an email, video, or audio file to XYZPodcaster@gmail.com Let us know what you are experiencing and how you are managing life. We will be featuring them on our next podcast soon!
Actor, Survivor, Author, Advocate You may recognize April Hernandez Castillo from her many roles on the big and small screen, like Freedom Writers, Law & Order or Dexter. You will definitely never forget her once you’ve heard her speak. As a survivor of domestic violence, she has become spokeswoman for the National Coalition Against Domestic Violence and a nationally recognized activist and social entrepreneur.
Uprooting the Poverty Mindset In this episode, Jamal and I discuss the deep-rooted beliefs of lack vs. abundance, their source, and how to change them. Jamal’s mission is to challenge old destructive paradigms, and introduce new empowering ones, through his coaching, writing, and speaking. He is also one of the co-hosts of the Heretic Happy Hour, and the host of the Love Cast with Jamal.
Raised on a dairy farm in the Amish and Mennonite community of Lancaster, Pennsylvania, Wes Yoder moved to Nashville in 1973 to work in the music business. Over the past 40 years, he launched the careers of many well-known artists and speakers. He has represented The Shack, Bonhoeffer, and Mistaken Identity. He has been interviewed by The TODAY Show, NBC Nightly News, and The New York Times. Wes and his wife, Linda, live in Franklin, Tennessee and have two children and three grandchildren.
The Rev. Chad E. Jarnagin is a recognized musician, priest, & speaker. He is host of the Learning to BE Podcast, and the Founding Rector of Luminous Parish, an Anglican Mission to Nashville | Franklin, TN. He is an ordained priest within the Anglican Communion (via AMiA). Member, President’s Advisory Council on Faith-Based and Neighborhood Partnerships (2003-2009). Fr. Chad’s debut book, Learning to Be: Reconstructing Peace, and Spiritual Health is in stores everywhere.
Matthew J. Korpman is a rising biblical scholar, itinerant preacher, and theological arsonist. Currently pursuing his Master of Arts in Religion at Yale Divinity School, he holds four bachelor degrees in Theology, Archaeology, Philosophy, and Screenwriting. He has traveled and excavated in Israel and Jordan, and is proud to call San Diego, California his home. With Endorsements from Brian McLaren, Pete Rollins, Brad Jersak, and many others.. This young theologian is one to watch!
Kristin in an international photographer, runs a mastermind for creatives called Dangerous Creatives Mastermind, launched an online business course for creatives. She also runs a Study Abroad Workshop and a podcast for creatives called “The Porch Cast”. She is a single parent, and former evangelical. We discuss her journey of life, love, faith, pain, and hope. Her instagram is https://www.instagram.com/kristinsweeting/
Wm. Paul Young is the author of the worldwide bestsellers, The Shack and Cross Roads. With nearly 23 million copies sold and 49 consecutive weeks at # 1 on the New York Times Bestseller list, The Shack has inspired conversations about God around the world. We discuss his most recent book- Lies We Believe About God.
Media Trauma Jenny Black is the founder of Media Trauma Care. She is a Licensed Marriage and Family Therapist. She specializes in training and education about how mental health is impacted by our use of media. Her true work is to experience life as directly as possible and write and teach about what she learns. She is the author of two books: Unwritten Travels (a self-guided discovery journal) and Inner Technology: How to be Human in a Digital World.
Ben Howard has been living at the crossroads of art, commerce, and faith for more than 25 years, having worked among a variety of companies in the entertainment industry. Ben was most recently the Executive VP of Provident Films, a company he ran since its formation in 2005. Ben departed Provident to launch Third Coast Content in 2018. We discuss Ben's journey of life, faith, and growth.
The ReInvention of Bobby Downes: An artists evolutionary faith journey. Bobby Downes has gone from missionary, to starting ChristianCinema.com, helping co-write The Shack, making faith based films, and now walking new paths in his life journey. We discuss this evolution and where he is on this journey today.
Psychotherapist with a grim prognosis On October 24, 2017, Michal Irvin suffered his first ever seizure. After a year of every single test imaginable, it was discovered that he has Multiple System Atrophy (MSA-P). If you can imagine Parkinson disease on steroids. There is no cure, it is purely symptom management Grim prognosis (4-6 years). We discuss his journey as a psychotherapist, husband, father, and now a patient.
Jerome Lubbe had his first debilitating migraine when he was 17. Since then, he’s averaged about 100 migraines per year. His life has been a journey of victory and defeat, despair and hope, faith and doubt. So he became a doctor to learn about himself. Being a functional neurologist has shown him that the healing we once thought was impossible is actually possible. He is also the author of WHOLE IDENTITY, A BRAIN-BASED ENNEAGRAM MODEL FOR (W)HOLISTIC HUMAN THRIVING
Traumatic Brain Injury-Finding Normal Jeff Huxford was a family medicine doctor in northwest Indiana for ten years before having to retire due to complications from a traumatic brain injury (TBI). He has since become a blogger, author, and speaker. He is the author of the book, Finding Normal. http://www.JeffHuxford.com