13 episodes

We were not created to live life alone, yet in this age of limitless digital connections we are somehow lonelier than ever. This isn’t just sad – research shows it’s dangerous mentally, physically and spiritually. Loneliness is a secret we keep that is killing us. There is an answer, but it isn’t found online. It’s found in discovering you were created to be a friend, in understanding God-centered practices that build lasting friendships and in learning satisfying ways to share your life now. The Art of Friendship podcast will help you fulfill your God-given friend-longing, improve existing relationships, and invest in others longing to connect. With humor, honesty and transparency, Kim guides the conversation with friends and experts to help you discover how life-changing and life-giving friendships can be yours. Every episode strives to inspire, educate and engage, but also change your life with weekly exercises to help create and keep the relationships that matter. 
 
Kim Wier is a speaker, radio talk show host, Bible teacher, and author of the book, The Art of Friendship and other titles. 
 
The Art of Friendship Podcast is part of Hope On Demand!
Life can be hard and overwhelming, and you might not always know what to do.
Through videos, podcasts and blogs, we help connect you more deeply with God so you can live with hope.

The Art of Friendship with Kim Wier Hope On Demand & KSBJ

    • Relationships
    • 5.0, 5 Ratings

We were not created to live life alone, yet in this age of limitless digital connections we are somehow lonelier than ever. This isn’t just sad – research shows it’s dangerous mentally, physically and spiritually. Loneliness is a secret we keep that is killing us. There is an answer, but it isn’t found online. It’s found in discovering you were created to be a friend, in understanding God-centered practices that build lasting friendships and in learning satisfying ways to share your life now. The Art of Friendship podcast will help you fulfill your God-given friend-longing, improve existing relationships, and invest in others longing to connect. With humor, honesty and transparency, Kim guides the conversation with friends and experts to help you discover how life-changing and life-giving friendships can be yours. Every episode strives to inspire, educate and engage, but also change your life with weekly exercises to help create and keep the relationships that matter. 
 
Kim Wier is a speaker, radio talk show host, Bible teacher, and author of the book, The Art of Friendship and other titles. 
 
The Art of Friendship Podcast is part of Hope On Demand!
Life can be hard and overwhelming, and you might not always know what to do.
Through videos, podcasts and blogs, we help connect you more deeply with God so you can live with hope.

    013 - Stop Being So Nice

    013 - Stop Being So Nice

    Being nice certainly makes other people like us, but is it the best way to keep healthy relationships? Kim and guest Sharon Miller explore the practice and the costs of being too nice, the alternative to keeping the peace and how to move past the “just be nice” mindset that is undermining friendships. Sharon Miller is a ministry leader and author of, Nice: Why We Love to be Liked and Why God Calls us to More.

    Kim Wier is a speaker, radio talk show host, Bible teacher, and author of the book, The Art of Friendship and other titles. 
     
    The Art of Friendship Podcast is part of Hope On Demand!
    Life can be hard and overwhelming, and you might not always know what to do.
    Through videos, podcasts and blogs, we help connect you more deeply with God so you can live with hope.

    • 30 min
    012 - Cluttered Friendships

    012 - Cluttered Friendships

    Have you ever wanted to invite someone over but stopped because it was too big a task to get the house in order? Does organizing and cleaning take all your margin leaving less time for people? Clutter-busting expert Kathi Lipp joins Kim to show how a few simple lifestyle changes can give you both physical and emotional margin, relieve stress and improve relationships. Kathi Lipp is the author of The Clutter Free Home.

    Kim Wier is a speaker, radio talk show host, Bible teacher, and author of the book, The Art of Friendship and other titles. 
     
    The Art of Friendship Podcast is part of Hope On Demand!
    Life can be hard and overwhelming, and you might not always know what to do.
    Through videos, podcasts and blogs, we help connect you more deeply with God so you can live with hope.

    • 35 min
    011 - Lean On Me

    011 - Lean On Me

    When times are hard, friends need to stand together to find the courage to keep moving forward. When Sheri Hunter lost her husband suddenly, it was friends who dared her to live with courage, and stood by to help her do it.  Sheri joins Kim to talk about how we can become that kind of friend for others. Her friend Jen joins the conversation as well. 

    Kim Wier is a speaker, radio talk show host, Bible teacher, and author of the book, The Art of Friendship and other titles. 
     
    The Art of Friendship Podcast is part of Hope On Demand!
    Life can be hard and overwhelming, and you might not always know what to do.
    Through videos, podcasts and blogs, we help connect you more deeply with God so you can live with hope.

    • 30 min
    010 - Friends Tell Friends

    010 - Friends Tell Friends

    Sharing our feelings and our confidences is one of the best parts of friendship, but it turns out we have something even better share –Jesus. This, though, can feel intimidating. On this episode, Kim walks through the process of framing our story so that we can effectively and confidently share it so others so they too can find life. Kim is joined by Jerry McCune, a national director with the outreach ministry, Bridges International.  

    Kim Wier is a speaker, radio talk show host, Bible teacher, and author of the book, The Art of Friendship and other titles. 
     
    The Art of Friendship Podcast is part of Hope On Demand!
    Life can be hard and overwhelming, and you might not always know what to do.
    Through videos, podcasts and blogs, we help connect you more deeply with God so you can live with hope.

    • 23 min
    009 - Friending God

    009 - Friending God

    When it comes to picking friends, we are so glad God picked us but we often feel apathetic about choosing Him. What does it take to move past the “all about me” relationship we have with God and grow into the intimate friend He invites us to be? Join Kim and guest Phylicia Masonheimer, author of Stop Calling Me Beautiful, for an honest conversation that tackles our less than loving feeling toward God and the path toward growing intimacy. 

    Kim Wier is a speaker, radio talk show host, Bible teacher, and author of the book, The Art of Friendship and other titles. 
     
    The Art of Friendship Podcast is part of Hope On Demand!
    Life can be hard and overwhelming, and you might not always know what to do.
    Through videos, podcasts and blogs, we help connect you more deeply with God so you can live with hope.

    • 24 min
    008 - Friend Yourself

    008 - Friend Yourself

    If you are tired of being bullied by self-resentment, shame and self-criticism, the answer is found in knowing what God thinks about you. Kim is joined by  Landra Young Hughes to explore how God’s love for you helps you love yourself. Landra is the author of A Different Kind of Love Story: How God's Love for You Helps You Love Yourself

    Kim Wier is a speaker, radio talk show host, Bible teacher, and author of the book, The Art of Friendship and other titles. 
     
    The Art of Friendship Podcast is part of Hope On Demand!
    Life can be hard and overwhelming, and you might not always know what to do.
    Through videos, podcasts and blogs, we help connect you more deeply with God so you can live with hope.

    • 23 min

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