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The Water Jar is the podcast for The Well women's ministry based out of Des Moines, Iowa. Tune in and enjoy conversations from The Well about faith, friendship, and fun.

The Water Jar: Conversations from The Well The Well: An Encounter for Women

    • Christianity
    • 5.0, 9 Ratings

The Water Jar is the podcast for The Well women's ministry based out of Des Moines, Iowa. Tune in and enjoy conversations from The Well about faith, friendship, and fun.

    July 2020: Work and Prayer, Prayer and Work

    July 2020: Work and Prayer, Prayer and Work

    A Rule of Life, Secret Work, and Ordering our Days in Peace

    Rebecca Bahl, Christine Hilbert, and Bonnie Shaw join Lisa Schmidt to discuss how to bring peace into our days as we do the work of God. 

    3:07 - Writing your Rule of Life
    12:00 - Work and Prayer | Ordering our Days in Peace
    49:00 - Rachel Brown’s Drop by Drop: What is your secret work? 
    53:15 - Five Fun Questions
    Join The Well community at www.thewelldesmoines.com. 

    • 1 hr 19 min
    {Live Well Moment} Closed for Repairs, Do Not Enter!

    {Live Well Moment} Closed for Repairs, Do Not Enter!

    A plywood sign, the prophet Elijah, and closing down for repairs. Lisa explains in this five-minute Live Well Moment. Share your good ideas at thewelldesmoines.com. 

    • 5 min
    Live Well Moment: Two Women and the Feast of Corpus Christi

    Live Well Moment: Two Women and the Feast of Corpus Christi

    Who knows what path Elizabeth Ann Seton's life might have taken had she not been in Italy on the Feast of Corpus Christi. Who knows what might have happened had Juliana of Cornillon ignored the Lord's call to pave the way for the first celebration some 550 years prior. Here are stories of two women and their strong connection to the Feast of Corpus Christi. 

    • 5 min
    June 2020: New Normals, The Sacred Heart and Celebrating Birthdays

    June 2020: New Normals, The Sacred Heart and Celebrating Birthdays

    New episode of The Water Jar | June 2020: New Normals, The Sacred Heart and Celebrating Birthdays. Plus, Molly Myers joins Lisa for the Faith, Friendship, and Fun segment.

    • 1 hr 18 min
    "Identity, Relationship, Mission" by Lisa Schmidt - 2019 Summer at The Well

    "Identity, Relationship, Mission" by Lisa Schmidt - 2019 Summer at The Well

    This is a bonus episode sharing Lisa Schmidt's talk titled Identity, Relationship, Mission delivered at the Summer at The Well gathering held on July 20, 2019. To listen to other talks from our past gatherings or to tune in to episodes of The Water Jar podcast, visit us at www.thewelldesmoines.com.

    • 25 min
    Praying with Morning Prayer and Lectio Divina - 2019 Summer at The Well

    Praying with Morning Prayer and Lectio Divina - 2019 Summer at The Well

    This is a bonus episode featuring Victoria Carver’s talk from the 2019 Summer at Well gathering held on July 20, 2019. Victoria opened the gathering that day by leading us in morning prayer from Liturgy of the Hours and also modeled how to pray using lectio divina. Lectio Divina means divine reading and is a way of becoming immersed in the Scriptures very personally.
    To learn more about The Well, visit www.thewelldesmoines.com. 

    • 33 min

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