Each episode of Halfway There features an ordinary Christian sharing their story of spiritual formation on the journey of life with God. Go beyond the classic Christian testimony into the ups and downs, the joys and the difficulties of being a Christian in the 21st century. Our guests offer insights and hope from their own stories. If you ever wondered if God is active and alive, this show is for you.
241: Sheila Wray Gregoire and the Great Sex Rescue
Sheila Wray Gregoire is a popular speaker, marriage blogger, and the author of nine books, including The Good Girl s Guide to Great Sex and her latest book, The Great Sex Rescue, which she coauthored with her daughter Rebecca Lindenbach and Joanna Sawatsky. Today, Sheila shares how she became a Christian sex blogger, when she first [...]
240: Shea Watson and Conquering Shame
Shea Watson is the cohosts The Pantry Podcast with his wife Michelle. Today, Shea shares his journey of sexual abuse at 8 years old, joining the army to avoid jail for drug dealing, and realizing he was losing it in the special forces. He constantly strived to keep up appearances by succeeding in high school [...]
239: Merritt Onsa the Patient Love of God
Merritt Onsa is a trail guide for the passionate and creative Christian woman who wants to get over her fear of failure, comparison, and imposter syndrome so she can get moving on her God-shaped dream without wasting more time second-guessing herself, procrastinating, or trying to be perfect. Today, Merritt shares how her ex-boyfriend led her [...]
238: Phil Mershon and the Creative's Journey
Phil Mershon is the founder and host of the Man in the Pew Show. By day, he is director of events for Social Media Examiner. He’s a jazz saxophonist, songwriter, former pastor, and author of two forthcoming books. Today, Phil shares the journey of discovering he is a creative. He shares how he studied economics, [...]
237: Kristin Du Mez and Knowing Christian History
Kristin Du Mez is Professor of History at Calvin University and author of Jesus and John Wayne. If you haven’t heard about this book yet, you will soon because it is lighting Evangelicalism on fire. Kristin shares about growing up a bit sheltered in Northwest Iowa Dutch country, how moving and travel began to expand her [...]
236: Rob Lohman and Breaking Addiction
Rob Lohman currently helps people suffering from substance abuse to find freedom from addiction and incarceration. Today, Rob shares his journey of avoiding consequences for destructive actions, the moment God spoke to him in a bar, and the action that sent him to prison. Today, Rob helps others break the chains of addiction as an [...]
This is an awesome podcast! The flow of questions and synergy is fantastic. Thank you for helping others get their stories out there of “Where are you now?” Love it!!! Definite subscribe! Coach Paul
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This show provides so much insight and amazing stories from real people.
I just listened to Episode 201 with Tina Smith and Episode 192 with one of the host’s Grandmothers, Betty Lou Long. Both episodes are wonderful, riveting and moving stories. I can’t wait to dive into more!