Gretchen Rodriguez

THE BREATHING GOD PODCAST: Who Do You Say that I Am? (An Encounter)

Right there, in the center of your being, is the Lord. He is in you, and you are in Him. You are the merging of divinity and humanity. You are a new creation in Christ, and you have been created to know and experience Him. Today, I lead you into the Word, and as you engage with it, you will encounter the Lord's holiness, beauty, love, and reality.

THE BREATHING GOD PODCAST: A Full Life

We all want a full life, saturated and overflowing with all God has for us. Today, I unpack what the Lord spoke to my heart for us. He is inviting us into a life so full that we drip with Him wherever we go.

THE BREATHING GOD PODCAST: Encountering the Light of the World

Today, I lead you into an encounter with Jesus, the Light of the world.

THE BREATHING GOD PODCAST: Leaning In and Letting Go

Today I share a portion of a prophetic word and talk more about contemplation. One of the biggest hindrances to silent prayer (contemplation) is our minds. For most of us, it takes time and patience. Stillness comes more naturally as we practice it, and soon it becomes a home we easily return to.

THE BREATHING GOD PODCAST: Contemplation—What, Why, and How

Today I begin to unpack a little more about contemplation and how it can radically change our relationship with the Lord for the better!

THE BREATHING GOD PODCAST: He has Come as You have Asked

Today I share exciting personal news and lead you into the desire of God for you today.

THE BREATHING GOD PODCAST: Is Something Clogging Your Spiritual Pores?

I had a glorious encounter with Jesus a while back. His glory was radiating through me, and all that could be seen was Him. This weekend He asked me a very important question about what could dim that glory in us. Today, I unpack the encounter and what He taught me. This episode is for you!

THE BREATHING GOD PODCAST: Becoming Unshakable

The anointing of the Lord was heavy on me during this episode. He wants us to become unshakable because He is unshakable. Today's episode went in a completely different direction than I planned, but I'm so glad that He took over.

THE BREATHING GOD PODCAST: Becoming Unshakable

The anointing of the Lord was heavy on me during this episode. He wants us to become unshakable because He is unshakable. Today's episode went in a completely different direction than I planned, but I'm so glad that He took over.

THE BREATHING GOD PODCAST: Finding Perfect Peace

Perfect peace is available to all of us, regardless of our situations. Peace defies circumstances and is as close as the Spirit within us. Let's lean into the Lord today and say yes to His invitation to a lifestyle of stable, miraculous peace.

THE BREATHING GOD PODCAST: He Restores My Soul

The Lord is leading all of us to a place of inner stillness that completely contradicts what's happening in the chaos around us. Join me as I share what He put in my heart for you regarding a new level of peace that was designed to be your lifestyle.

THE BREATHING GOD PODCAST: How To See Clearly

We all go through times when we cannot see, feel, or maybe even remember the truth. In this episode, I share something that has helped me in these times. It has been life-changing for me, and I pray it will be for you, as well.

THE BREATHING GOD PODCAST: A Prophetic Word

Today Gretchen shares a portion of a prophetic word and also what it means when you see repeated numbers.

THE BREATHING GOD PODCAST: The Shulamite's Journey

The Lord wants you to know that just one GLANCE of your worshiping eyes overwhelms His heart. If you've had trouble finding His presence, or connecting with Jesus the way you once did, I believe today is going to free your heart in a powerful and precious way.

THE BREATHING GOD PODCAST: When We Need Encouragement

We all need encouragement from time to time. Today, I discuss a very simple but helpful tool to help us encourage ourselves when we feel heavy, weary, and oppressed.

THE BREATHING GOD PODCAST: An Invitation

Today, I share with you what the Lord put on my heart as an invitation to you to reconnect, remember, and reprioritize.

THE BREATHING GOD PODCAST: Healing Emotional Pain - with Laura Duncan

This is one of the longest episodes I've done but it is so good! I could have talked to my guest, Laura Duncan, for hours about connecting to our hearts, showing ourselves compassion, and healing emotional pain. I hope you will be as blessed as I was.

THE BREATHING GOD PODCAST: For the Weary One

Today, I want to encourage your heart. If you've been distracted, distraught, or having difficulty shaking off doubt, fear, and unbelief, this episode is for you.

THE BREATHING GOD PODCAST: A Moment To Be Still

Today we take a moment to "Be still and know that He is God." Join me today for a short time of prophecy, prayer, and stillness.

THE BREATHING GOD PODCAST: Positioning Ourselves for Encounter, Part 4 - with Cindy Helton

In this episode, my special guest, Cindy Helton, and I discuss two other methods of contemplation called branching and breath prayer. It is such a rich discussion, and at the end of the episode, Cindy leads us into a time of encounter. I believe you will be truly blessed.

THE BREATHING GOD PODCAST: How to Encounter the Living Word

The Word of God is a doorway that leads to encounter, and you have been invited to step through it so that it becomes alive to you in ways you didn't know possible. If reading the Bible has become boring, mundane, and religious, or if you want to experience the Living Word in a fresh way, this episode is for you.

THE BREATHING GOD PODCAST: Positioning Ourselves for Encounter, Part 3 - Lectio Divina

Lectio Divina is the practice of encountering God through His Word. It is a beautiful and powerful way to experience Jesus as the Living Word.

THE BREATHING GOD PODCAST: Positioning Ourselves for Encounter, Part 2 - Imaginative Contemplation

Join Gretchen as discusses imaginative contemplation with her friend Eunice Combrink.

THE BREATHING GOD PODCAST: Positioning Ourselves for Encounter, Part 1

In this episode, I dive into the subject of contemplation, which is one way we position our hearts to encounter God. Regardless of who you are or where you are in your walk with the Lord, you can encounter Him!