This podcast covers topics pertaining to living our best life, from how to negotiate change and transition, personal development, spiritual formation and relationship skills. Nine Lives refers to the many restarts and reconstructions that we face in the course of our lifetime. Nine Lives is rooted in learning and applying the Enneagram in overcoming the traps the 9 personality structures lay for us.
Leadership Tensions for Enneagram 9--Andy Houltberg
The Enneagram provides rich and useful wisdom that can be employed in many settings. Understanding our personality structure and how it plays out in our profession, work and vocation gives us great insight in understanding how we can develop our workplace effectiveness. Andy Houltberg gives us perspective on how this plays for Enneagram Nines, particularly when the Nine is in a leadership position.
"May I Help You?" with Chris Bay
Chris Bay, who identifies as an Enneagram 2, discusses how he utilizes his personality structure in his profession. He pinpoints both the strengths and vulnerabilities that are associated with leading with Type 2. Chris refers to a personal development seminar, BreakThrough, and you can find out more about it at www.heartconnexion.org. Also, you can now join the Nine Lives team by becoming a Patreon patron. Check it out at patreon.com/nineliveswithjeffking.
Connecting Feelings to Faith with Jeannie Armbruster
Jeannie Armbruster joins me in this episode. She gives us a tour guide along her faith journey as an Enneagram 7--a journey that moves her toward authentic, solid faith. Jeannie relates her pursuit of a faith that integrates the mind, body and emotions. She takes Jesus off Mount Rushmore and brings faith into the real, nitty-gritty of life. Explore her work at yourtruestyou.com and follow her on Instagram @enneagramoms.
Living in the Land of Willy-Nilly with Shawn Bay
Shawn Bay describes her faith shift as an Enneagram 6. She coins a perfect term for Six experience, especially in this time of a Pandemic and social unrest. This episode includes music from the talented Kat King, and you can find her work wherever you stream your music.
Deconstructing by the Numbers, Part 5
Meet my new friend, Dave. Dave identifies as an Enneagram 5, and tells about his experience in broadening his faith paradigm. As an engineer, Dave provides a unique perspective of merging science and faith. Like me, you might find his capacity to embrace both constructs as complimentary sources of spirituality refreshing. Hope you enjoy getting to know Dave as much as I did.
Deconstructing by the Numbers, Part Four B
This is the second part of my interview with my wife, Kareen. She identifies as an Enneagram 4. True to the type structure of the 4, Kareen presents an authentic expression of her faith development. She's refreshingly honest in highlighting the strengths, as well as the pain, of living life as a Four.