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MAKE LIFE MATTER: And Then There Were None with Abby Johnson

Abby Johnson worked for Planned Parenthood for eight years, working her way up through the ranks to become the clinic director in Bryan, Texas. She was Planned Parenthood’s Employee of the Year in 2008 but she walked away from her job after witnessing the abortion of a 13-week-old fetus during an ultrasound-guided abortion.

MAKE LIFE MATTER: Settle Your Soul with Dr. Jodi Detrick

Episode #59 – “Life shakes us up; abiding settles us down.” Through the harrowing abduction of her teenage daughter and a life devoted to ministry, Dr. Jodi Detrick has a profound understanding of the power of redemption.

MAKE LIFE MATTER: Desert to Destiny David

Episode #58 (Part 1 of a 4-Part Series) – No matter what giant you’re facing today or what desert you find yourself in, when you know who you are in Christ, you can trust God to defend you–just as He did for David.

MAKE LIFE MATTER: Get Ready to Embrace God’s Goals with Mimika Cooney

Episode #57 – Born and raised in South Africa, entrepreneur Mimika Cooney experienced severe rejection, bullying, and a broken childhood. She spent years pursuing accolades and addicted to approval in the pursuit of finding her worth, validation and confidence. Then God stepped in to heal her hurts, change her heart and awaken a passion for helping others seeking their purpose in life.

MAKE LIFE MATTER: Pivot from Tragedy to Triumph with Dr. Susan Mead

Episode #54 – After Susan lost her youngest son, Kyle, she came to realize that even when things get broken, discarded, or replaced, people matter most. It was during this season in life Dance with Jesus was written, a metaphor for discovering joy that has helped thousands discover life in the midst of their darkest moments.

MAKE LIFE MATTER: Align with God’s Assignment with Dr. Barbara

Episode #53 – Dr. Barbara is a licensed psychologist who uses faith plus therapy methods to see women transform their baggage into a badge of honor. She safely guides women through the ashes and watches them emerge to embrace their passion and live their fullest lives, overflowing with faith and purpose.

MAKE LIFE MATTER: Fight for Joy with “Chewbacca Mom” Candace Payne

Episode #50 – Candace Payne is an author, speaker, podcast host, and a viral sensation whose Facebook Live video of trying on a Chewbacca Mask became the most-viewed Facebook Live video to date (collectively over 300 million views). Also known as“Chewbacca Mom,” she has been featured in more than 3,000 media outlets and has interviewed with major media such as “Good Morning America,” The LateLate Show James Corden,” The New York Times, and PEOPLE.

MAKE LIFE MATTER: Desert to Destiny The Life of Jesus

Episode #49 – In this 4-part Series, Angela looks at the lives of Jesus, Elijah, David, and Ruth, and shows us how we can move from desert to destiny. In today’s episode on the life of Jesus and His desert experience, we learn to recognize the ways we are tempted, resist temptation through Scripture, and realize God is propelling us to destiny.