Category Archives: Podcast

Spiritual Formation; IJM VP Jim Martin, TRI Podcast Episode 008 Part 1

In this episode of The Rest Initiative Podcast, we interview IJM VP Jim Martin. We talk about his work as Vice President of Spiritual Formation. He discusses a posture of dependence and our spiritual rhythms that create high levels of resilience. He offers some encouragement and wisdom for all of those who have or are […]

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IJM Alumni: The Rest Initiative Podcast; Episode 007

In this session of The Rest Initiative Podcast, I interview Brittany Vergara who is International Justice Mission Alumni Program Manager. We take some time to discuss her work and the IJM Alumni initiative. She shares some history of the alumni program, what they are doing now and a vision for what she hopes it will […]

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Re-entry: Now What? The Rest Initiative Podcast Episode 006

In this episode of The Rest Initiative Podcast, Neal and Brittany interview Rene Vazquez who is with International Justice Mission. He served as a Fellow in the Guatemala field office a few years ago and is now full-time at their DC headquarters. He shares some thoughts on re-entry and how his time continues to shape […]

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Resilience: The Rest Initiative Podcast Episode 005 (Part 2)

In this session of The Rest Initiative Podcast, I continue to interview Will Lathrop, former International Justice Mission’s Interns and Fellows Director. Will is now back in the field as the Field Office Director in Ghana. Brittany Vergara also joins us as we talk about what it takes to be resilient in the field and […]

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Resilience:The Rest Initiative Podcast; Episode 004 (Part 1)

In this session of The Rest Initiative Podcast, I interview Will Lathrop, International Justice Mission’s Interns and Fellows Director. Brittany Vergara joins us as we talk about what it takes to be resilient in the field and when you are back after serving with IJM. Will is headed back to the field in January 2018 […]

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