Navigating through the trials of life and discovering breakthrough can feel overwhelming and hopeless at times. Join Christy Rodriguez as she interviews men and women who have found the brave place within themselves as they share their experiences of beating the odds and turning trials into triumphs. If you’re looking for a place to be inspired, enlightened, and challenged into finding the warrior within, this is the podcast for you.
Singer-Songwriter Dalton Lee – The Redemptive Story Behind “Louder Than The Lies” (S02E07)
Through childhood abuse, absent parents, rebellion, and a near fatal car accident, singer-songwriter Dalton Lee shares how God’s goodness has rescued him in unexpected and redeeming ways. He takes listeners on a compelling journey through his most desperate moments of true surrender and how God met him in the midst of his greatest battles. Dalton also shares the inspiration behind the lyrics of his latest song, “Louder Than The Lies” and the ways God is using it to bring healing in countless lives including his own. You can learn more about Dalton Lee and his music at DaltonLeeMusic.com.
KLRC Listener Michelle Webster – Facing the Loss of Her Daughter Amber (S02E06)
Michelle Webster is a part of our KLRC listening family and graciously sat down with Christy and shared about the tragic loss of her daughter Amber. Michelle recounts what happened the day Amber passed away and how God has helped her navigate through the pain and grief. Visit KLRC.com to learn more about Michelle’s story.
Dr. Preston Sprinkle, New York Times Best Selling Author - Transgender Identity (S02E05)
Dr. Preston Sprinkle discusses the topic of Transgender Identity answering questions that many are afraid to ask. Dr. Sprinkle is the President of the Center of Faith, Sexuality, and Gender, A New York Times Best Selling Author, biblical scholar and an International speaker. He is considered an expert in the fields of gender and transgender identities as well as topics surrounding the LGBTQ community and biblical theology of sexuality. In this episode, he discusses terms within the realm of gender identity such as binary, non-binary, gender queer, stereotypes, and gender identity vs. biological sex. He also dives into scientific research, sex reassignment surgeries, and medical interventions such as puberty blockers. He shares insightful information on why more and more teens today are questioning their gender and provides resources for parents searching to learn more. His latest book, Embodied, Transgender Identities, The Church, & What the Bible Has to Say is one of over a dozen books he has written.To learn more about Dr. Sprinkle and resources that are available, visit prestonsprinkle.com.
Listener Q & A with Tamara & Krystal – Infidelity, Shattered Friendship, & God’s Redeeming Love (S02E04)
Tamara Picazo and Krystal Deruiter from Episode 3 (Season Two) and Episodes 10 & 11 (Season One) sit down together and answer questions from listeners about their journey of facing a shattered friendship and marriages due to infidelity. Christy facilitates questions sent in from listeners as Tamara and Krystal offer invaluable insight, wisdom, and hope for those who have been involved or affected by unfaithfulness.
Infidelity, Shattered Friendship, & God’s Redeeming Love (S02E03)
Best friends, Tamara Picazo and Krystal Deruiter, face infidelity and betrayal as their friendship is shattered over an affair. Tamara and Krystal sit down together and discuss the pain of betrayal and their individual journeys towards forgiveness and reconciliation within their friendship. With hearts postured in humility and surrender, they opened the door to experience miraculous healing in their individual lives, friendship and marriages. Their raw, open, and honest testimonies give listeners invaluable insight, wisdom, and hope for those who have been involved or affected by unfaithfulness.
Faith Zember, Founder of lilykellyministries.org – Hope in the Midst of Sorrow (S02E02)
Faith Zember discusses the heartache of losing her 15-year-old daughter, Lily Kelly, in a tragic car accident. Lily was a musician, singer, and songwriter who was a strong leader in her faith leaving a legacy of inspiration and hope through her music and her walk with the Lord. Faith shares powerful wisdom that can be applied to all of us walking through the storm and how Lily’s memory continues to impact their community through lilykellyministries.org. Faith also authored the book Unexplainable, The Bible As Applied to Two Ordinary Lives where she interweaves the words of both she and Lily taking readers on a journey of finding hope in Jesus.
Christy Beth is such an inspiration to be Brave and bold and transparent. I never listened to a podcast before this one and I am hooked. You feel like you know the person she is interviewing and are right there with them. Love this lady.
One of my favorite podcasts
The way Christy listens and asks questions is filled with love and no judgment. The conversations get deep and you can’t help but reflect on the “what-ifs” if you were the one in that situation. You can hear the joy as Christy shares her faith and and brings out the brave in each person she talks to.
Can’t miss these incredible stories!
Bravery inspires bravery. The Brave Place is a beautiful collection of powerful stories that will compel listeners to make their own brave moves—speaking from personal inspiration.
I want to thank Christy for the heart and soul she puts into bringing us these brave stories. There’s so much value in what God is doing here.❤️