33 episodes

A space to share our heavy burdens and honor the courage it takes to carry them. •

Interviews of ordinary people sharing the experiences that have taught them to choose courage, resolve, and strength of character (I.e; grit). AND...regular minisodes from your host on the many ways she strives to do so herself while in the midst of suffering chronically.

I Choose Grit‪.‬ Carrie Schuessler

    • Health & Fitness
    • 4.8 • 16 Ratings

A space to share our heavy burdens and honor the courage it takes to carry them. •

Interviews of ordinary people sharing the experiences that have taught them to choose courage, resolve, and strength of character (I.e; grit). AND...regular minisodes from your host on the many ways she strives to do so herself while in the midst of suffering chronically.

    real life chronic illness // off to Europe.

    real life chronic illness // off to Europe.

    Carrie shares of the continued struggle to balance work and managing her health, and why she made plans to spend a summer in Lourdes, France.

    ---

    This episode is sponsored by
    · Anchor: The easiest way to make a podcast. https://anchor.fm/app

    • 17 min
    real life chronic illness // victories

    real life chronic illness // victories

    Carrie shares a few things she’s experienced recently she at one point thought were completely out of the question for her.

    ---

    This episode is sponsored by
    · Anchor: The easiest way to make a podcast. https://anchor.fm/app

    • 15 min
    Steven + Griffin: Missionaries of the Real Presence

    Steven + Griffin: Missionaries of the Real Presence

    Carrie chats with two Milwaukee missionaries, Steven Kehoe & Griffin Rain, who are choosing grit by living a lifestyle many don’t pursue, in a community they started themselves—with hopes to foster reconciliation in their neighborhood. Learn more here: https://www.stmichael-strose.org/mission-signup. // further support Carrie in this project here: patreon.com/ichoosegrit

    ---

    This episode is sponsored by
    · Anchor: The easiest way to make a podcast. https://anchor.fm/app

    • 32 min
    real life chronic illness // the holidays

    real life chronic illness // the holidays

    Carrie shares some hacks she has learned to get through.. & even enjoy…the holidays while suffering. Most of all: REMEMBER YOU ARE A GIFT REGARDLESS OF WHERE YOU’RE AT & WHAT IS HAPPENING IN YOUR LIFE. ••• if you like what you’re hearing: SUBSCRIBE & SHARE. ••• follow @ichoosegrit on social media, and ichoosegrit.com ••• to donate & better support Carrie in this project/life: go to patreon.com/ichoosegrit

    ---

    This episode is sponsored by
    · Anchor: The easiest way to make a podcast. https://anchor.fm/app

    • 17 min
    Intentional Community: Married Style.

    Intentional Community: Married Style.

    Carrie chats with a few friends (Mia Lyon + Andrew & Dana Steufen), who are living out intentional community while married about what that means to them, how it started, and why they have found it to be so necessary for their marriage & family lives. Warning: this may make you want to become their neighbors. // further support Carrie in this project at: patreon.com/ichoosegrit

    ---

    This episode is sponsored by
    · Anchor: The easiest way to make a podcast. https://anchor.fm/app

    • 37 min
    Intentional Community: While Suffering.

    Intentional Community: While Suffering.

    To continue the conversation on community, Carrie tunes in a for a minisode to share some of her experiences of community life while experiencing suffering.

    ---

    This episode is sponsored by
    · Anchor: The easiest way to make a podcast. https://anchor.fm/app

    • 19 min

Customer Reviews

4.8 out of 5
16 Ratings

16 Ratings

Top Podcasts In Health & Fitness

Scicomm Media
Jay Shetty
Slumber Studios
Betches Media
Rob Dial and Kast Media
Aubrey Gordon & Michael Hobbes