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35 Years In The Remote Villages of India, Episode 23

The Story of Two Indian doctors who gave their lives to care for others. In this episode you will hear the story of Dr. Ann and Dr. Sydney Thyle. For the last three decades these two incredible heroes have traveled Northern India serving in mission hospitals. They share stories of miracles and heartache. They share […]

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A Personal Story of Healing and Rest, Episode 22

Rev. Michael Boland sits down to talk about his own journey of healing and learning to rest well. He talks about the challenges of being a college ministry director in South Carolina and now as a pastor at a parish church in downtown Atlanta. You will be moved by his vulnerability and the power of […]

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Caring Well for a Victim of Sexual Trauma, Episode 21

Trauma Specialist, Lottie Hillard LMHC joins us to talk about caring for victims of sexual trauma and how the church can care for them well. Lottie has 40 plus years of experience counseling both victims of trauma and the caregivers of those victims. The wisdom you will hear from this knowledgeable and expert therapist will […]

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The Effects of Serving in the Anti-Human Trafficking Industry,’ Episode 20

In Episode 20 of The Rest Initiative podcast, Brittany and Neal talk about the emotional and physical effects of being employed by an anti-human trafficking organization. They do this by discussing their time at the Together event and specifically the counseling center that Neal had the privilege of being a part of. The Together event was […]

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Making It In Ministry: IJM’s Abey George , Part 2, Episode 19

In Episode 19 of The Rest Initiative podcast, Brittany and Neal sit down with Abraham ‘Abey’ George, International Justice Mission’s Global Director of Church Partnerships. He is also a pastor, seminary professor, author and speaker. They spend time discussing how to make it in ministry. Abie shares more about his family and story as well as […]

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