Jon and Jackie read from various Big Books about the ins and outs of step 9- making amends where possible. Take a deep breath and get ready for a watershed moment in your recovery- working Step 9 opens a life you didn't know was possible before.
Lucas Krump is one of the other sides of the EVRYMAN project (we interviewed Dan Doty in a previous episode). Jackie and Jon talk with Lucas about his awakening and what his critical turning points have been.
Jon and Jackie continue their series on the 12 steps. Step 8 can feel huge and daunting because it centers around becoming willing to make amends to the people we have hurt. There's a reason why this is the 8th step and not the 1st step...
We're excited to have Dan Doty, one of the founders of Evryman and the host of the podcast by the same name. Dan talks about some of his moments of realization and what he is learning about what it means to be a man. You can learn more about Dan and the Evryman movement at evryman.co.
Jered S. shares his story of growing up as an Inupiat Tribe Member but never quite fitting in where he was at. Jered brings together faith, family, and finding your calling as he talks about his wake up call 8 years ago.
We are excited for our third ever guest- Rachel Smith, Director of Women in Motion out of Ogden, Utah (http://womeninmotion.website/). Rachel talks about the connection between physical health and emotional well being with touching and inspiring stories.
These resources were referenced in the podcast:
Brene Brown Videos:
"Spark: The Revolutionary New Science of Exercise and the Brain" by John Ratey
Intuitive Eating: A Revolutionary Program that Works by Evelyn Tribole M.S. R.D. and Elyse Resch M.S. R.D. F.A.D.A.
Continuing our series on the 12 steps and exploring step 7 through the lens of several different fellowships- Jackie and Jon explore how we "Humbly ask God to remove our defects of character." Jackie shares a funny story about mixing up "humility" with "humiliation" - you don't want to miss this episode.
In Step 5, "we admitted to God, ourselves, and another human being the exact nature of our wrongs." Jackie and Jon explore what "exact nature" means as well as discuss the benefits of step 5 as presented in various big books.