148 episodes

The Home and Hearth podcast is the weekly show that is all about edifying, equipping, and encouraging women in their journey of Biblical womanhood. If there is an issue that pertains to a woman's life, you will find it discussed here! We'll be covering everything from topics pertaining to marriage, motherhood, homemaking, and the Christian walk, to issues of health and fitness, infertility, adoption, chronic illness, and current event issues in the church and culture. It is my prayer that you will find an episode here which speaks directly to what you are going through right at this very moment and that you will receive the encouragement you need for your daily life.

The Home and Hearth Podcast Rebekah Hargraves: Blogger, Podcaster, Author

    • Kids & Family
    • 5.0 • 2 Ratings

The Home and Hearth podcast is the weekly show that is all about edifying, equipping, and encouraging women in their journey of Biblical womanhood. If there is an issue that pertains to a woman's life, you will find it discussed here! We'll be covering everything from topics pertaining to marriage, motherhood, homemaking, and the Christian walk, to issues of health and fitness, infertility, adoption, chronic illness, and current event issues in the church and culture. It is my prayer that you will find an episode here which speaks directly to what you are going through right at this very moment and that you will receive the encouragement you need for your daily life.

    148: Understanding Priorities and Redeeming the Time (Lies Moms Believe Series #9) with Rebekah Hargraves (Solo Episode 23)

    148: Understanding Priorities and Redeeming the Time (Lies Moms Believe Series #9) with Rebekah Hargraves (Solo Episode 23)

    On today’s solo podcast episode, I am continuing the podcast series based on my book, Lies Moms Believe (And How the Gospel Refutes Them) with a chat addressing the lie "I don't have time" and how it leads to our common views of friendship, creativity, marriage, and time alone with God. I hope you'll walk away from this episode encouraged and inspired by just how much time you truly do have to pursue the priorities God has in mind for you in this season.
    What I Chat about in Today’s Episode:
    ~The next lie covered in my book:
    23. I don't have time.
    ~The implications of this lie on our view of marriage, creativity, friendship, and time with God
    ~Understanding what Biblical priorities are and what they are not
    ~The blessing it is to only have 24 hours in each day - the sovereignty and goodness of God on display here
    ~Practical tips for how to make time for God when you're feeling too busy for Him (and why it's important that you do!)
    ~Practical tips for how to make time for your husband when you're feeling too busy for him (and why it's important that you do!)
    ~Practical tips for how to make time for friendship when you're feeling too busy for it (and why it's important that you do!)
    ~Practical tips for how to make time for creativity when you're feeling too busy for it (and why it's important that you do!)
    ~And more!
    Head to www.hargraveshomeandherath.com/podcast for the full show notes.

    • 48 min
    147: How the Gospel Frees Us from Comparison with Heather Creekmore

    147: How the Gospel Frees Us from Comparison with Heather Creekmore

    Heather Creekmore is a wife, homeschooling mom of four, podcaster, and author of the new book, The Burden of Better: How a Comparison-Free Life Leads to Joy, Peace, and Rest. This is by far the best book I have ever read on the topic of comparison, and today Heather comes on the show to talk about the book and its overarching message: that it is the gospel alone that can actually free us from the trap of comparison.
    What we Chat about in This Episode
    ~Heather's new book, The Burden of Better: How a Comparison-Free Life Leads to Joy, Peace, and Rest, what led her to write it, and what readers can expect
    ~Grace as the remedy for comparison
    ~How comparison reveals that we do not believe in the goodness of God towards us personally
    ~The importance of knowing the character of God and believing it
    ~How the longings of our hearts, which are revealed in our comparison struggle, point to how we were made to be fulfilled in Christ
    ~The folly of thinking we are enough on our own, how this lie is leading to despair
    ~How searching for happiness, contentment, and fulfillment in anything apart from Christ will never work and never suffice
    ~How always looking to the next thing robs us of the here and now
    ~Why our acceptability can never come from how we compare to others
    ~How comparison leads to disunity in the church and a lack of fellowship
    ~Labeling comparison Biblically - as sins such as envy, jealousy, and covetousness
    ~How comparison dismisses God's gracious artistry
    ~Four kinds of grace - saving grace, sanctifying grace, growing grace, and sustaining grace; how they affect the day-to-day
    ~How understanding our identity in Christ changes the comparison struggle
    ~Hope for getting rid of comparison
    ~And more!
    For the full show notes, head to www.hargraveshomeandhearth.com/podcast

    • 54 min
    146: Success in Motherhood (Lies Moms Believe Series #8) with Rebekah Hargraves (Solo Episode 22)

    146: Success in Motherhood (Lies Moms Believe Series #8) with Rebekah Hargraves (Solo Episode 22)

    On today’s solo podcast episode, I am continuing the podcast series based on my book, Lies Moms Believe (And How the Gospel Refutes Them) with a chat all about what success in motherhood looks like, what it is, and what it isn't.  I hope you walk away from today's conversation feeling encouraged.
    What I Chat about in Today’s Episode:
    ~The next 2 lies covered in my book:
    21.  My success as a mom is directly tied to how my children turn out.
    22. I don't know what it means to be a mom if I only have one child.
    ~Why your success as a mom is not tied to how your children turn out
    ~What your responsibility is as a mom and what is in God's hands to do with as He will
    ~Where your responsibility ends and God's begins
    ~God granting the increase
    ~The harmful effect of the quiverfull movement on our view of moms who have only one child
    ~Viewing children as blessings
    ~Embracing our own unique life stories and circumstances
    ~And more!
    For full shownotes, head to www.hargraveshomeandhearth.com/podcast

    • 27 min
    145: Understanding the Gift of the Holy Spirit in Our Lives with Jeannie Cunnion

    145: Understanding the Gift of the Holy Spirit in Our Lives with Jeannie Cunnion

    Jeannie Cunnion is a wife, mom of 5 boys, writer, counselor, and author. Today we chat about her brand new book, Don't Miss Out: Daring to Believe Life is Better with the Holy Spirit, and Jeannie helps us grow in our understanding of the important work of the Holy Spirit in our lives.
    What we Chat about in This Episode
    ~Jeannie's new book, Don't Miss Out:  Daring to Believe Life is Better with the Holy Spirit, what readers can expect, and what led her to write it
    ~The benefits of the Holy Spirit and the things He does in our lives; how it is His job- not ours!- to produce the fruits of the Spirit in our lives
    ~Our common lack of understanding these days as to the work, role, and power of the Holy Spirit
    ~Living in the power of the Holy Spirit
    ~The importance of coming to a thoroughly and truly Biblical understanding of the Holy Spirit, as opposed to an extreme view where we either use and abuse Him or else become reactionary and ignore Him completely out of fear
    ~The problem of being afraid of the Holy Spirit
    ~Understanding why we need the Holy Spirit
    ~How the Spirit's presence within us meets our needs
    ~Embracing the Holy Spirit and His work within us
    ~Understanding that the Holy Spirit is not somehow just for the most spiritual among us, but rather He is accessible by everyone who follows Christ
    ~Refusing to settle for less than all of God
    ~What it looks like to live a Spirit-filled life; how to get there
    ~Growing in intimacy with God
    ~Welcoming and yielding to the Holy Spirit's direction
    ~Listening for the conviction and nudging of the Holy Spirit in our lives
    ~The Holy Spirit as the author and illuminator of Scripture in our lives
    ~Giving the Holy Spirit material to work with by being in the Word
    ~What the meaning behind the Greek word translated "helper" shows us about the roles and desires of the Holy Spirit - how He champions, sustains, befriends, comforts, helps, supports, and strengthens us
    ~The dramatic change the Holy Spirit brought about in Peter's life
    ~How the Holy Spirit is so much better than self-help
    ~And more!
    For full show notes, head to www.hargraveshomeandhearth.com/podcast

    • 1 hr 1 min
    144: Responsibilities, Happiness, and Doing This "Mothering Thing" Well (Lies Moms Believe Series #7) with Rebekah Hargraves (Solo Episode 21)

    144: Responsibilities, Happiness, and Doing This "Mothering Thing" Well (Lies Moms Believe Series #7) with Rebekah Hargraves (Solo Episode 21)

    On today’s solo podcast episode, I am continuing the podcast series based on my book, Lies Moms Believe (And How the Gospel Refutes Them) with a chat all about what we are and are not responsible for as moms, the happiness of our children, what to do when we feel like life is passing us by, and help for our mothering journey.  I hope you walk away from today's conversation feeling encouraged.
    What I Chat about in Today’s Episode: ~The next 3 lies covered in my book:
    18.  My Life is Passing Me By
    19.  I am Responsible for My Child's Happiness
    20.  I can't do This Whole "Mothering Thing"
    ~Biblical truth and encouragement for when you feel like your life is passing you by
    ~The hard transition we go through when we become moms
    ~When you want more out of life beyond motherhood
    ~The reality that "the hand that rocks the cradle rules the world"
    ~Living out God's purpose for our lives; the abundance this brings
    ~What our God-given responsibilities are and are not as mothers
    ~Hope and help for when you feel like you just can't mother another day
    ~And more!
     
    For full shownotes, head to www.hargraveshomeandhearth.com/podcast

    • 34 min
    143: Help and Hope for Hurting Hearts with June Hunt

    143: Help and Hope for Hurting Hearts with June Hunt

    June Hunt is the founder of the ministry Hope for the Heart and its new off-shoot course, Lifeline to Hope. Both ministries are dedicated to equipping believers to form a thoroughly robust and Biblical worldview on a whole host of topics including finances, mental health, suicide, depression and anxiety, relational issues, health, and so much more. In addition, June works diligently to equip lay people to be counselors to their brothers and sisters in Christ. May you walk away from this episode feeling encouraged and equipped!
     
    What we Chat about in This Episode
    ~June’s ministry, Hope for the Heart, and newest project, LifeLine to Hope; what they’re all about and what led to June founding this ministries
    ~June’s challenging childhood and background that God was able to use to equip her for the work she does today
    ~Growing in Scriptural knowledge
    ~The importance of Christians going first and leading the charge when it comes to speaking out against and helping victims of issues such as domestic violence or sexual assault
    ~What Hope for the Heart stands for
    ~The importance of showing others just how relevant God’s Word is to each and every issue we might face
    ~Presenting God’s truth for today’s problems
    ~How to get involved and be trained as a lay counselor through LifeLine to Hope
    ~And more!
    For full show notes, head to www.hargraveshomeandhearth.com/podcast

    • 1 hr 9 min

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