Abiding Together Podcast
By Heather Khym, Michelle Benzinger, and Sr. Miriam James Heidland
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Providing a place of connection, rest and encouragement for women who are on the journey of living out their passion and purpose in Jesus Christ.
||CleanAbiding Together with Lisa Brenninkmeyer||In this episode we have a special guest and dear friend Lisa Brenninkmeyer! She is the founder of Walking With Purpose, a Catholic women’s Bible study that aims to bring women to a deeper personal relationship with Jesus Christ. We chat about how...||11/13/2017||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanWhat I Would Say To My Younger Self (episode 8 season 2)||In this episode we talk about advice and words of truth we wish we could give to our young adult selves. We speak about places of identity, calling, that your vocation is not the finish line, and the importance of allowing people with wisdom to speak...||11/6/2017||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanBeauty Will Save the World (episode 7 season 2)||In this episode we talk about the quote "Beauty will Save the World" by Dostoevsky. We discuss how true beauty leads you outside of yourself to humanity and to the Divine Creator, whereas the counterfeits lead us away. We address how paying attention...||10/30/2017||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanBreakthrough vs Breakdown (episode 6 season 2)||In this episode we talk about how breakdown can lead to breakthrough if we allow God to enter into our pain. Join us as we discuss how to grow in deeper intimacy with God and experience healing and restoration. One Thing We Love This Week: Heather's...||10/23/2017||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanHope in Seasons of Darkness (episode 5 season 2)||In this episode we discuss how to be a people of hope and not give into despair amidst the tragedy that we experience in the world. If we can keep the hope of heaven in our hearts, we can answer God's invitation to be a beacon of hope to a hurting...||10/16/2017||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanThe Art of Loving (episode 4 season 2)||Chris Benzinger and Jake Khym are back as our guests as we talk about the art of loving well. We journey into the topics of recognizing one another’s stories, championing dreams, how to bring the questions of our identity to God and fighting for...||10/9/2017||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanHow to Pray for Your Children - and people important to you! (episode 3 season 2)||In this episode we feature our first guests! And they are men!! Jake Khym and Chris Benzinger join us as we delve into how to pray for your children, the blessing of their hearts and the hope we have for those whom God has placed in our lives. They...||10/2/2017||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanRhythm, Rest and the Sabbath (episode 2 season 2)||"The purpose of journeying together in spiritual friendship and spiritual community (whether there are just two of you or whether you are in a small group) is to listen to one another's desire for God, to nurture that desire in each other and to...||9/25/2017||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanA New Season of Belonging (episode 1 season 2)||“A tree can be only as strong as the forest that surrounds it." - Peter Wohlleben Welcome to Season 2 In this episode we talk about beginning a new season, the daily encounter with God, the gift of presence in the moment to moment and the hidden...||9/18/2017||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanJoy of the Gospel (part 5) - #021||In this episode we wrap up our 5 part series on Pope Francis’s “Joy of the Gospel”. Sr. Miriam shares about her experiences at the USCCB Convocation that just finished in Orlando. We also discuss chapter 5, which is all about being Spirit filled..||7/10/2017||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanJoy of the Gospel (part 4) – #020||In this episode we discuss chapter 4 of Pope Francis's "Evangelii Gaudium - The Joy of the Gospel". In this episode we talk about how the call to move beyond our personal experience of faith to bring the Kingdom of God to the world. Also our need to...||7/3/2017||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanJoy of the Gospel (part 3) – #019||In this episode we discuss chapter 3 of Pope Francis's "Evangelii Gaudium - The Joy of the Gospel". We focus on the importance of love as the heart of the Gospel and how we need to have an ongoing personal encounter with this Love before we can...||6/26/2017||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanJoy of the Gospel (Part 2) – #018||In this episode we talk about the second chapter of Pope Francis's "Evangelii Gaudium - The Joy of the Gospel". We discuss some of the challenges of today's world and of pastoral worker and how to not be a sour puss :) One Thing We Love This Week: ...||6/19/2017||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanJoy of the Gospel (part 1) – #017||In this episode we begin part 1 of our 5 part series on Pope Francis's apostolic exhortation "Evangelii Gaudium - The Joy of the Gospel". We discuss the first chapter and what it means to be a missionary disciple who first encounters Christ...||6/12/2017||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanWaiting – #016||In this episode we talk about how God often calls us to wait and how we can find Him in the waiting. Sr. Miriam, Michelle, and Heather share insights and personal stories about how they have grown close to God in times of waiting and how the process...||6/5/2017||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanPentecost - #015||"In this episode we talk about Pentecost, the birthday of the Church, and how we can prepare our hearts for a new outpouring of the Holy Spirit. We focus in on 2 Corinthians 3:17 "Now the Lord is the Spirit and where the Spirit of the Lord is, there...||5/29/2017||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanFight like a Girl (part 2) - #014||"This episode is part 2 of our series on spiritual warfare called "Fight Like A Girl". We discuss two more essentials in spiritual warfare which are taking authority and declaration. We begin with the quote from the Chronicles of Narnia "Lucy buried...||5/23/2017||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanFlight Like A Girl (part 1) - #013||Joan of Arc said “I am not afraid, I was born to do this” We are in a world at war and as women we are called and empowered to fight for truth, beauty, and goodness. Join us as we have a conversation about practical ways to spiritually battle and...||5/15/2017||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanWe are an Easter People - #012||In this episode we reflect on the quote “Do not abandon yourselves to despair. We are the Easter people and hallelujah is our song.” Saint John Paul II. We talk about what it means to be an Easter people and how to walk in the power of the...||5/8/2017||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanStriving vs. Abiding - #011||"In this episode we reflect on the scripture John 15:4-5 where Jesus invites us to abide in His love. Many of us live a life of striving and struggle, rather than accepting the invitation of abiding and trust." One Thing We Love Sr. Miriam's one...||5/1/2017||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanCreating Community Wherever You Are - #010||In this episode we discuss the power of community, the circles of community, the call to build one wherever you are and practical tips on how to do so! (Introverts-there is hope!) "We have all known the long loneliness and we have learned that the...||4/24/2017||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanAbiding Together Podcast #009||In this episode we recap the beautiful retreat we were blessed to lead March 31-April 2 in British Columbia. We were joined by 200 women from Canada and the US who journeyed with us into the deep realities of God’s unfailing love, healing from...||4/17/2017||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanFeminine Genius Part 4: Maternity – #008||In this episode we discuss maternity as part 4 of 4 in our series on the Feminine Genius. We talk about the incredible gift of being life-bearers in both spirit and body, the role of being a shelter for one another and the challenges of spiritual and...||4/10/2017||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanFeminine Genius Part 3: Generosity – #007||In this episode we discuss generosity as part 3 of 4 in our series on the Feminine Genius. We talk about the power of God's love which gives us the ability for generosity, our potential fears in being generous and a woman’s amazing capacity to give...||4/3/2017||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanFeminine Genius Pat 2: Sensitivity – #006||In this episode we continue out 4 part series on the Feminine Genius as we discuss the topic of "Sensitivity". We reference the Apostolic Letter Mulieris Dignitatem on the Dignity and Vocation of Women One Thing We Love: Poets and Saints by All Sons..||3/27/2017||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanFeminine Genius Part 1: Receptivity - #005||In this episode we begin a 4 part series on the Feminine Genius as we discuss the topic of "Receptivity". We reference the Apostolic Letter Mulieris Dignitatem on the Dignity and Vocation of Women One thing we love: "Something Just Like This"...||3/20/2017||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanLittle Girl Arise - #004||This week we talk about "Talitha koum" aka "Little girl arise" Mark 5:32-45 (nab) And he looked around to see who had done it. The woman, realizing what had happened to her, approached in fear and trembling. She fell down before Jesus and told him...||3/13/2017||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanLent - #003||On this episode we discuss Pope Francis's Lenten Letter and share our thoughts on how to make our Lenten commitments. Download here The One Thing We Love You Are Free Be Who You Already Are - Rebekah Lyons She Reads Truth - Isaiah Lenten Bible...||3/6/2017||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanOur Word for the Year - #002||We each reveal our word for 2017 and how God is deeply speaking into our lives in this area, we also discuss how to listen to God's voice and how you can choose your word for the year. The One Thing That Is Bringing Me Joy Even When It Hurts by...||2/27/2017||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanCoffee, Unity, and Companionship – #001||We discuss the quote, "if ever there comes a time when the women of the world come together purely and simply for the benefit of all mankind, it will be a force such as the world has never known." And we introduce our favorite things of the week!||2/18/2017||Free||View in iTunes|
Straight to my heart this morning during my quiet time with coffee! I can't wait to hear more from this podcast. Sharing with my sisters and subscribing...thank you for the inspiring words and opening your hearts!
thoughtful and prayer
Such an amazingly thoughtful and prayerful conversation by 3 women who obviusly love each over, love god, and really love coffee!
This podcast speaks right to the heart. Every woman no matter what age should listen. I couldn't stop listening and filled pages of my journal with notes. I look forward to the next one that comes out!