Confessions Of A Crappy Christian Podcast

By Blake Guichet & Converge Podcast Network

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The Crappy Christian Podcast strives to shed a light on the topics the church often forgets. In this space, you'll find conversations with people who have gone through the fire and come back with buckets of water for the people still in it. Hosted by @thegirlnamedblake, this podcast packs a punch (the good kind) and touches on everything from mental health to sex to divorce to the everyday life of a Christian, & the good news that God in the midst of it all.

Episode Date
Daniel Grothe | Chasing Wisdom | Ep/ 109

Daniel Grothe joins Blake to talk about how to get wisdom for ourselves by examining what the Bible has to say about it and by providing practical steps for acquiring it. Listen in as they chat about learning to ask for help, loving Scripture, and, above all, seeking those who are themselves wise. Daniel is the associate senior pastor at New Life Church in Colorado Springs, Colorado. His most recent book, Chasing Wisdom, released April 21st and is available now.

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Jan 14, 2021
Hannah Brencher | Fighting Forward | Ep. 108
Hannah Brencher joins Blake for a candid and honest conversation about fear and lies and fighting through them. Listen in as two friends chat about success, lies, social media, friendship breakups, and honestly - a ton more because these two could talk for hours. Hannah Brencher is a writer, TED Speaker, and mental health advocate with a heart for building leaders. She is the author of two best-selling books- “If You Find This Letter” and her latest book, “Come Matter Here.” Her third book "Fighting Forward" released January 5th and is available everywhere now.
Jan 06, 2021
Alli Worthington | Standing Strong | Ep. 107
Alli Worthington joins Blake to chat about how women can break free of the lies and doubt that hold them back from pursuing God’s call on their lives. Listen in as they have a heartfelt conversation about how to find your confidence in Christ and follow His leading. Alli Worthington is known for her straight-talking encouragement and practical tools that help women reach their dreams in business and life. Author of The Year of Living Happy, Fierce Faith, and Breaking Busy, her most recent book, Standing Strong, released September 29th and is available now.
Dec 30, 2020
Gary Thomas | Sacred Pathways | Ep. 106
Gary Thomas joins Blake (again!) to talk about the individual and unique ways we each encounter and fellowship with God. Listen in as they talk about the nine different types of experiences that draw us nearer to the Lord and how to discover yours. Gary is the prolific author behind Sacred Marriage and When to Walk Away, and the updated version of Sacred Pathways is available now.

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Dec 23, 2020
Lea Ann Garfias | The Truth About Homeschool | Ep. 105
Lea Ann Garfias joins Blake to chat about the misconceptions and stereotypes of the homeschool world. Listen in as they talk about the benefits of teaching your children at home, and that God equips us to do things we don’t think we can. Lea Ann is the author of Everything You Need to Know About Homeschooling and shares tons of real life advice on her Instagram @lagarfias
Dec 16, 2020
Happy 2nd Birthday Crappy Christian! | Jeremy Guichet | Ep. 104
Blake’s husband Jeremy joins her on the show to celebrate the second birthday of the podcast to take a look back at the last two years, give a peek behind the scenes, and talk a little bit about dreams for the future.
Dec 10, 2020
Scott Erickson | Honest Advent | Ep. 103
Scott Erickson joins Blake to help you usher in Advent with a conversation about the commercialization of Christmas. Listen in as they talk about how to get back to the important basics of what the season means. Scott is the artist behind @scotthepainter and the author of Honest Advent, which released October 20th and is available now.
Dec 02, 2020
Lisa Bevere | Godmothers | Ep. 102
Lisa Bevere joins Blake to chat about the significance of having women in your life who have gone before you, the impact of having a Godmother in your life, and how you can begin the journey of finding one. Lisa is a New York Times best-selling author, & her authentic and passionate teachings weave profound biblical truths with practical application. Her most recent book, Godmothers, released August 25th and is available now.
Nov 25, 2020
Candace Cameron Bure | Let’s Talk About Sex, Part 5 | Ep. 101
Your host blake chats with actress, author, and wearer of many hats Candace Cameron Bure about everyone’s favorite topic - sex. Their conversation dives into the shame surrounding sexuality, open sex talk with your kids, and includes plenty of laughs as well.

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Nov 18, 2020
Confession of a Crappy Christian’s Centennial Episode!
In celebration of the 100th episode of the podcast, Blake is answering your questions submitted on her Instagram and talking about everything from mental health to what she wanted to be when she grew up.
Nov 11, 2020
Luke T. Harrington | Murder-Bears, Moonshine, & Mayhem | Ep. 99
Your host Blake chats with author Luke T. Harrington about the strange and unusual stories in the Old Testament and how a deep understand of Scripture can really bring it to life.
Nov 04, 2020
Sarah Bauer Anderson | Let’s Talk About Talking About Politics | Ep 98
Your host Blake chats with author Sarah Bauer Anderson about the state of politics in America and how to navigate these divisive times and conversations well as a believer.
Oct 28, 2020
Kevin Harris | Radical Mentorship | Ep. 97
Your host Blake chats with author and mentorship expert Kevin Harris about the power of relationships, specifically - mentorship, and how to implement his strategies in your own life and church.
Oct 21, 2020
Ryan Romeo | Head in the Clouds | Ep. 96
Your host Blake chats with author and podcaster Ryan Romeo about his book, Head in the Clouds, and the journey creatives often take to chase down their dreams while staying rooted in the here and now.
Oct 14, 2020
Hannah Parkison | Out of the Pit | Ep. 95
Your host Blake chats with author Hannah Parkison on another mental health installment of the show - Hannah’s book explores the depths of post-partum depression, how deep the valleys can be, and how God led her out of hers and can do the same for you.
Oct 07, 2020
Jamie Ivey | You Be You | Ep. 94
Your host Blake chats with fellow podcaster Jamie Ivey about her new book, You Be You, & how to avoid getting caught up in the current of comparison and discontent.

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Sep 30, 2020
Janine Reid | The Opposite of Certainty | Ep. 93
Your host Blake chats with author Janine Reid about the seasons of life that throw us curve ball after curve ball, how to navigate when it doesn’t feel like God is good, and how He is faithful to show up anyway.
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Sep 23, 2020
Natalie Hixson | Destructive Anger | Ep. 92
Your host Blake chats with anger coach Natalie about how our rage can destroy our motherhood and our relationships and the grace God has offered us to not have to be “mad moms.”
Sep 16, 2020
Janelle Alberts | Honest Answers | Ep. 91
Your host Blake chats with Janelle about the Biblical truth that’s beyond the Sunday school answers we’ve all been given and how to extend those answers to your kids!

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Sep 09, 2020
Allen Jackson | Intentional Faith | Ep. 90
Your host Blake chats with Allen about the steps it takes to be intentional and disciplined in your faith and the abundant goodness of God to meet us where we are.
Sep 02, 2020
Brandee Sandusky | Get Too Attached | Ep. 89
Your host Blake chats with Brandee about the journey of foster care, how you’re more equipped than you think, and that getting too attached is the best thing you can do.
Aug 26, 2020
Bethny Ricks | An Inconvenient Journey | Ep. 88
Your host Blake chats with her friend Bethny about walking through the valley, how God is faithful to walk through it with us, and the importance of therapy.

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Aug 19, 2020
Lindsey Maestas | Your Sexual History | Ep. 87
Your host Blake chats with Lindsey about how your personal sexual history impacts your current relationships and how to navigate that healthily and more importantly, together.

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Aug 12, 2020
Kate Crocco | Navigating Uncertainty | Ep. 86
Your host Blake chats with author, podcaster, & coach Kate Crocco about facing uncertainty well and the truth we need to wade through difficult waters without drowning.
Aug 05, 2020
Morgan Sanders | Biblical Literacy | Ep. 85
Your host Blake chats with Bible teacher Morgan Sanders about the importance of being capable of studying Scripture, why relying on devotionals isn’t always the best idea, & some tips for learning how to get into the Word.
Jul 29, 2020
Emily P. Freeman | Becoming a Writer | Ep. 84
Your host Blake chats with author and podcaster Emily Freeman about her writer’s community HopeWriters, the beauty of creating a book, and some of her favorite tangible tips for stepping into the world of writing.
Jul 22, 2020
Susie Robb | Cultivating Home | Ep. 83
Your host Blake chats with interior designer and author Susie Robb about how our homes can serve as a sanctuary from the craziness of life, the ways the God uses every gift for His glory, along with some practical tips on home decor!

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Jul 15, 2020
Meredith McDaniel | In Want & In Plenty | Ep. 82
Your host Blake chats with author Meredith McDaniel about just how similar to the Israelites we really are, how we never seemed to be satisfied, and how to practice contentment in our daily lives.
Jul 06, 2020
Katie Jones | Ch-Ch-Ch-Changes | Ep. 81
Your host Blake chats with Katie Jones about making big changes in your life, how to deal with outside opinions, and how to listen to God’s direction when making decisions.
Jun 29, 2020
Jessica Hottle | Feelings Aren’t Facts | Ep. 80
Your host Blake and fellow podcaster Jessica Hottle talk about what happens when you let your feelings run the show, what God has to say about our emotions, and how to get it all under control so you can walk in truth.
Jun 22, 2020
Gerard & Jessie Pepper | Marriage is Funny | Ep. 79
Your host Blake and married podcasters Gerard and Jessie Pepper from Marriage is Funny talk about the worst marriage advice and the truths that can actually benefit your relationship.
Jun 15, 2020
Taylor Kiser | Eat the Cookie | Ep. 78
Your host Blake and faith and fitness blogger Taylor Kiser talk about why we’re so incapable of a healthy relationship with our bodies and food, and how to reconcile rules and grace in our health.
Jun 08, 2020
Seth Haines | Simplifying Sobriety | Ep. 76
Your host Blake and author Seth Haines discuss addiction versus coping mechanisms, the reality that most of us are addicted to something, and that sobriety doesn’t always look like abstaining.
Jun 01, 2020
Chuck Page | Courage for the Suffering | Ep. 75
Your host Blake and Chuck Page, physician and author, discuss how our faith can affect our experience with suffering.
May 25, 2020
Chrystan Ferrell | Pop Culture Christianity | Ep. 75
Your host Blake chats with author and speaker Chrystan Ferrell about the watered-down gospel so many of us are consuming and the problem with not knowing truth.
May 18, 2020
Ericka Andersen | Leaving Cloud 9 | Ep. 74
Your host Blake and author Ericka Sylvester discuss her book chronicling her husband’s traumatic childhood, what loving someone with mental illness looks like, and how to do it well.
May 11, 2020
Stephanie May Wilson | Singleness | Ep. 73
Your host Blake and author, podcaster, & speaker Stephanie May Wilson talk about her heart for singles, the problems with the way Church culture treats and communicates with them, and the things she wants every single to know about looking for someone.
May 04, 2020
Peter Demos | Afraid to Trust | Ep. 72
Your host Blake and author & restaurant owner Peter Demos talk about his journey from angry agnostic to full blown Christian, how that impacted his family & business.
Apr 27, 2020
Melissa Wilkins | Permission Granted | Ep. 71
Your host Blake and author Melissa Wilkins talk about giving yourself permission to be who you are, stop hiding, and stop filling your days.
Apr 20, 2020
KJ Ramsay | This Too Shall Last | Ep. 70
Your host Blake and author KJ Ramsay chat about the central topic of her book This Too Shall Last - our constant pursuit of comfort and easy, and how God is in the midst of the struggle.
Apr 13, 2020
Lisa Whittle | Service Over Spotlight | Ep. 69
Your host Blake and author, podcaster, and speaker Lisa Whittle talk about a chapter from her new book Jesus Over Everything, the idea that every job within the kingdom is “big”, and the dark parts of the spotlight.
Apr 06, 2020
Rashawn Copeland | God’s Mercy in This Mess | Ep. 68
Your host Blake joins Rashawn Copeland in a conversation about the truth for believers in the middle of a global pandemic - that hope, faith, and mercy still reign.
Mar 30, 2020
Hope For Today: COVID-19 Thoughts | Solo Episode | Ep. 67
In the midst of the COVID-19 pandemic, listen in as Blake delivers a message of hope and faith from Romans 8, and the beautiful truth that the Spirit will intercede for us when we don’t have the words.
Mar 23, 2020
Stacey Booth | Grief | Ep. 66
Your host Blake and speaker Stacey Booth talk about her story of becoming a widow at 32, the incredible miracles God gave her as her husband fought cancer, and how she’s coped and grieved.
Mar 16, 2020
Danielle Bayard Jackson | Difficult Friendships | Ep. 65
Your host Blake and friendship coach Brittany Bayard Jackson talk about walking through difficult friendship seasons, really tangible tools for hard conversations, and how to protect your heart in the process.
Mar 09, 2020
Renae Fieck | Mom Guilt | Ep. 64
Your host Blake and author Renae Fieck talk about the dreaded mom guilt, how to spot it, combat it, and what God has to say about our motherhood.
Mar 02, 2020
Brittany Elliser | Medical Mamas | Ep. 63
Your host Blake and Brittany Elliser talk about her son’s multiple liver transplants, her passion for organ donation, and God’s goodness in the midst.
Feb 24, 2020
When to Walk Away | Gary Thomas | Ep. 62
Your host Blake and author Gary Thomas talk about toxic relationships, all of the ways Jesus walked away from unhealthy circumstances, and practical ways to do this today.
Feb 17, 2020
Unseen Stories | Brooke & Adam Fish | Ep. 61
Your host Blake and married couple Brooke & Adam Fish of the Unseen Stories Podcast talk about seeing modern-day miracles, not putting God in a box, and the wonder that comes.
Feb 10, 2020
Purposeful Work | Leah Archibald | Ep. 60
Your host Blake and Leah Archibald of the Theology of Work Project talk about feeling purposeful in your job, whether that’s in an office, at home, or in between.
Feb 03, 2020
PPD & PPA | Vanessa Benton | Ep. 59
Your host Blake and brave mama Vanessa Benson chat about the post partum fight, how it looks different for everyone, and truth to take into the battle with you.
Jan 27, 2020
Discernment Matters | Phylicia Masonheimer | Ep. 58
Your host Blake & modern day theologian Phylicia Masonheimer do a deep dive into Biblical discernment, why discernment is important, & practical ways to grow in knowledge.
Jan 20, 2020
Healthy Vulnerability | Stephanie Lobdell | Ep. 57
Your host Blake & pastor Stephanie Lobdell talk about struggling with mental health as a leader, how to know what to share and what to keep private, and how to care for yourself when you’re a leader.
Jan 13, 2020
Kathryn Hart: For When It’s Been Traumatic
Listen in as your bost Blake chats with Kathryn Hart about walking through traumatic circumstances, why PTSD isn’t just for people who have been to war, & how God is good through all of it.
Jan 06, 2020
Beth Bruno: For When You Need Intentionality
Listen in as your host Blake chats with Beth Bruno about being an intentional parent, cultivating a relationship with your kid, and how to put a plan into action.
Dec 30, 2019
Michele Cushatt: For When You Have Doubts
Listen in as your host Blake chats with Michelle Cushatt about the struggles of life, when it feels like God’s gone silent, and how to wrestle with doubt in a way that still honors God.
Dec 23, 2019
Bonnie Hirst: For When Your Faith is Tested
Listen in as your host Blake chats with Bonnie Hirst about her book Test of Faith: Surviving My Daughter’s Life Sentence, the story of her family navigating the legal system, questioning God’s faithfulness, & asking for help.
Dec 16, 2019
Happy Birthday Crappy Christian!
To celebrate the first birthday of the show, we turned the tables! This week, Blake is the one being interviewed by one of her best friends - Stephanie Lyles. Listen in as they look back on the first year of the podcast, highs, lows, and everything in between.
Dec 10, 2019
51 Brian Dixon: For When You Need Your People
Listen in as your host Blake chats with Brian about starting with and serving your people, who your people actually are, and how to love them well.
Dec 02, 2019
50 Katie Hamilton: For When You Split Up
Listen in as your host Blake chats with Katie about her very public divorce and the fallout that resulted, what God taught her in that season, and her message for others walking through divorce.
Nov 25, 2019
49 Ashton Ober: For When You Love the Enneagram, Pt 2
Listen in as your host Blake chats with Ashton about the enneagram, how to find your type, the incredible resource it can serve as, and all those questions about the enneagram being “evil”.
Nov 18, 2019
48 Amy Brewer: For When You’re a Go-Er
Listen in as your host Blake chats with Amy about the different roles the body of Christ serves in as missions go-ers & senders.
Nov 11, 2019
47 Rebecca Hastings: For When You Need Reminding
Listen in as your host Blake chats with Rebecca Hastings about a different angle on hustle culture - what GOD says about who we are and what we’re worth.

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Nov 04, 2019
46 Julie Lyles Carr: For When the Little Things Matter
Listen in as your host Blake Guichet chats with Julie Lyles Carr about her new study into the minor characters of the Bible, and the incredible ways the seemingly small things actually matter.
Oct 28, 2019
45 Mary Demuth: For When the Church Gets it Wrong
Listen in as your host Blake Guichet chats with Mary Demuth about her experiences of sexual trauma and the unfortunate ways the Church failed her, and all the ways she advocates for education so that we can better serve those who are suffering.
Oct 21, 2019
44 Lora Jones: For When You Have a Wounded Heart
Listen in as your host Blake chats with Lora about her incredible story of loss and redemption that’s she’s written into her new book, “Song of a Wounded Heart”.
Oct 14, 2019
43 Kerrah Fabacher: For When You Need Authenticity
Listen in as your host Blake chats with Kerrah about how we define authenticity, how we pursue it, and how to cultivate it.
Oct 07, 2019
42 Jess Connolly: For When You’re the Girl for the Job
Listen in as your host Blake chats with Jess about her new book You Are the Girl For the Job, fighting against the enemy’s lies with truth, and a little bit about mommy culture!
Sep 30, 2019
41 Malinda Fuller: For When You Need Obedience
Listen in as your host Blake chats with Malinda about her new book Obedience Over Hustle, the lies that hustle culture sells, and the beautiful freedom available to us in obedience.
Sep 23, 2019
39 Desirae Endres: For When You’re Minimalish
Listen in as your host Blake chats with Desire about her journey into realistic minimalism, how you can step into that space, and what the true heart behind minimalism is.
Sep 09, 2019
38 Stephanie Tait: For When You’re Suffering
Listen in as your host Blake chats with Stephanie about the experience of suffering, creating space for your own and others pain, some tools to walk through it well.
Sep 02, 2019
37 Sarah Martin: For When You Feel Stuck
Listen in as your host Blake chats with Sarah about that feeling of being stuck in a season, how God wants to be the one to help you move up and out, and some real life steps to do so.
Aug 26, 2019
36 Stefanie Gass: For When You Need to Know Your Worth
Listen in as your host Blake chats with Stefanie about where we’re putting our worth, that anything other than Jesus is going to leave you wrecked, and how to learn how to find your worth in Him.
Aug 19, 2019
35 Christa Hutchins: For When You’ve Got Goals
Listen in as your host Blake chats with Christa Hutchins about creating non-exhausting, healthy, Christian centered goals, how to rework and reframe the goals you have, and a special offer for Crappy Christian listeners!
Aug 12, 2019
34 Misty Phillip: For When You Need the Word
Listen in as your host Blake chats with Misty Phillip about overcoming struggle with the real and tangible goodness of God, how to use Scripture to point you back to truth, and claiming its promises over your life.
Aug 05, 2019
33 Jen Wise: For When You’re Self-Sufficient
Listen in as your host Blake chats with Jen Wise: author, theologian, & lover of color. Jen shares her wisdom about releasing ourselves from chaos and embracing rhythms of rest and wholeness with Christ, and how self-sufficiency isn’t all it’s cracked up to be.
Jul 29, 2019
32 Ashlie Bourgeois: For When You Love an Alcoholic
Listen in as your host Blake chats with Ashlie Bourgeois: wife, mother, and enneagram 7. Ashlie’s story of walking through addiction, relapses, separations, and restoration with her husband is a truly incredible journey that has truth and wisdom for anyone, in any season of life.
Jul 22, 2019
31 Kelly Needham: For When Friendship is Hard
Listen in as your host Blake chats with Kelly Needham - wife, mom, and author of Friend-ish. We chat about what Christ-like friendship does and doesn’t look like and how to cultivate Biblical friendship in a world that doesn’t necessarily favor it.
Jul 15, 2019
Solo 04: Let’s Talk About Sex, Pt 4
Listen in as your host Blake answers your submitted questions about sex, purity, body image, & wraps up our four part series of Let’s Talk About Sex.
Jul 08, 2019
30 Daniel Fick: Let’s Talk About Sex, Pt. 3
Week three of Let’s Talk About Sex is with our first ever male guest, Daniel Fick. Daniel is a husband, father, and author who is sharing his story of lust, pornography, adultery, and redemption in Christ. This week we talk about all of those things, how to love someone struggling through them, and the science behind why it’s bad for our brains.
Jul 01, 2019
29 Kirsten Kelly: Let’s Talk About Sex, Pt. 2
Week two of Let’s Talk About Sex is with Kirsten Kelly, wife, mama, and creator of Sacred Sexuality, a platform to get the conversation going about sex in Christian culture. This week we talk about our sexual pasts, purity culture, and how we can raise
Jun 24, 2019
28 Lexi Bozarth: Let’s Talk About Sex, Pt. 1
This week’s episode is less of an interview and more of a fun conversation between two friends talking about, you guessed it, sex. While keeping it clean and appropriate, we dive in to a conversation that the Church often shys away from armed with Gospel truth and a healthy dose of humor.
Jun 17, 2019
27 Kristin Funston: For When There’s More For Mom
Listen in as your host Blake chats with Kristin Funston - wife, mama, and author. Kristin encourages women in a way that is relatable and practical, with a healthy dose of humor. We chat about transitioning from a life of hardship into the whole and holy life God intended for us.
Jun 10, 2019
26 Heather Boersma: For When You’re in Pain
Listen in as your host Blake chats with Heather Boersma - a speaker, author, and life coach. We chat about the painful seasons that are inevitable in life, processing pain healthily, and how the church can show up in helping its members navigate emotional health.
Jun 03, 2019
25 Adrienne Hochstetler: For When Your Friend Needs Help
Listen in as your host Blake chats with Adrienne Hochstetler - wife, mom, and podcaster over at the More Than Mom Podcast. We chat about the struggle with anxiety and really dive deep on being a friend to the people you love who struggle with mental health.
May 27, 2019
24 Rebekah Buege: For When You Have a Body
Listen in as your host Blake chats with Rebekah Buege, a copywriter & body confidence coach who helps women of faith believe in their value beyond what other people think and focus on God’s plan for their lives. We chat about body image and love and how to start taking steps towards treating yourself with the kindness you deserve.
May 20, 2019
Solo Ep 03: In Re: Africa & the Hustle
Listen in as your host Blake shares about the things God has taught her in a whirlwind two week journey through drastically changed plans, using her words to fight for truth to win, and mental health along the way.
May 13, 2019
23 Brooke Sailer: For When You’re in Transition
Listen in as your host Blake with Brooke Sailer - creative thinker, writer, artist, and bestselling author of the book This Thing Called Home and it's sequel: Homeless: Making Home Wherever We Go. We chat about being in a difficult, transitional season, what God is doing in the midst of the hard, and how we can grow in the process.
May 06, 2019
22 Bailey Hurley: For When You Need Roots
Listen in as your host Blake with Bailey Hurley - a writer and speaker who invites women to creatively build rooted community in their corner of the world. We talk about building roots where you live, how to love your people well, and the barriers the enemy tries to put in front of us to prevent true community.
Apr 29, 2019
21 Christie Purifoy: For When You Are A Placemaker
Listen in as your host Blake chats with Christie - a writer, mother, wife, and enneagram 4. In her new book, Christie shows readers what it means to be a placemaker, cultivating places of comfort, beauty, and peace. Our conversation challenges the idea of a what a home should look and feel like, and gives some tangible ways to create a true place.
Apr 22, 2019
20 Lindsee Walker: For When You Go to War
Listen in as your host Blake chats with Lindsee Walker - single mom and creator of the incredible resource Find Wondrous Things. We chat about the truth about prayer, going to battle in your prayer life ,divorce, and declaring truth over our lives.
Apr 15, 2019
Solo Ep 02: Mental Health
Listen in as your host Blake talks mental health. She shares her personal story of struggle and victory, gets right up on her soapbox about medication and therapy, and gives you some real-life, tangible things that have made an impact on her walk through anxiety.

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Apr 08, 2019
19 Rachel Gilliam - For When Life Feels Heavy
Listen in as your host Blake chats with Rachel Gilliam - social media marketer and enneagram 3 as they dive in on when life feels heavy. While the topic is serious, it’s so good and Rachel brings so much wisdom. We also jump into balancing our physical and mental health and a little bit about the enneagram
Apr 01, 2019
18 Rachael Kincaid - For When You Need to Get After Grateful
Listen in as your host Blake chats with Rachael Kincaid - mom, wife, nurse practitioner, & communicator of grace, freedom, and hard work. They about about the aggressive pursuit of gratitude, the impact that opening your home to others can have, and a pretty good amount of enneagram (duh).
Mar 25, 2019
17 Hailey Aliff: For When You (Or Someone You Love) Adopts
Listen in as your host Blake chats with Hailey Aliff - health enthusiast, birthworker, and childbirth educator. They talk about her story of adoption and faith and the incredible ways God has shown up and shown off is pretty. This episode isn’t just for people walking through or considering adoption, Hailey offers incredible tangible ways to love the people you love in adoption and so much more.
Mar 18, 2019
16 Kara-Kae James: For When You Need to Mom Up
Listen in as your host Blake chats with Kara-Kae James - founder and Executive Director of Thrive Moms, mom of four, & pastor's wife. They talk about her new book, Mom Up, and the four things she used to stop surviving motherhood and start thriving.
Mar 11, 2019
Solo Ep 01: Reclaiming Your Story
Today we’re doing things a little differently. For this episode, your host Blake is sharing her own story. It’s one of finding Christ on her own, even though she was raised in a Christian household, searching for acceptance, and finally learning that no boy or relationship would ever give her what she needed.
Mar 07, 2019
15 Courtney Wilson: For When You’re Battling Lies
Listen in as your host Blake chats with Courtney Wilson - a millennial author, blogger and marketing strategist with a passion for leading leaders, developing dreams in this generation and helping others live out their God-given purpose. They embark on an incredible conversation about facing lies, embedding scripture into our lives, and that a lot of the time, instagram is a great place to grow your ministry.
Mar 04, 2019
14 Melanie Dale: For When Life’s Not Fair
Listen in as your host Blake chats with Melanie Dale - author, podcaster, & sci fi aficionado. They dive in on how life is typically pretty unfair, how to be a friend to someone who is walking through difficult seasons, and how God has really big shoulders capable of taking on our disappointment and frustration.
Feb 25, 2019
13 Heather MacFayden: For When You Feel Alone
Listen in as your host Blake chats with Heather about the isolating nature of motherhood and what we can do to protect ourselves from the enemies attacks of loneliness. We also tackle hard working (& gone a lot) husbands, what the fall meant for marriage, and why we can have a tendency to isolate ourselves.
Feb 18, 2019
12 Hannah Brencher: For When You’re Keeping Things in the Dark
Listen in as your host Blake chats with Hannah Brencher - a writer, TED speaker, and online educator with a heart for building leaders. They talk about the struggle to remain present in a world that is always telling us to chase more and about their stories of struggling in the dark. They both recount the victory that is found when you let your people in on your junk and how depression doesn’t get to have the final say.
Feb 11, 2019
11 Caroline Saunders: For When You Need Discipleship
Listen in as your host Blake chats with Caroline Saunders, a writer, mother, and advocate of uncoolness. They talk about the importance of real discipleship, the difference between discipleship and bible study, and how to step into this powerful relationship with the people in your life.

Find all the links from the episode in the show notes.
Feb 04, 2019
10 KJ Ramsey: For When You Love the Enneagram
Listen in as your host Blake chats with KJ - a writer, therapist, & fellow Enneagram enthusiast. They talk about finding your type, mistyping as the wrong Enneagram number, their favorite things about learning about yourself, and how to learn more about the Enneagram.

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Jan 28, 2019
09 Eryn Hall: For When You Need to Put Your Phone Down
Listen in as your host Blake chats with Eryn Hall - wife, mom, blogger, & status quo challenger when it comes to time on our phones. They talk about how addicted we are to technology & how we as moms can change the trajectory of our homes by saying no to being like the rest of the world. It’s a really good & really challenging episode.

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Jan 21, 2019
08 Danielle Crawford: For When You Have To Wait
Listen in as your host Blake chats with Danielle Crawford - a police officer wife & kindergarten teacher & blogger who is openly walking through the struggle of infertility. They talk about her journey, the things people should never say to someone trying to get pregnant, and the truth God has given her in this season.

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Jan 14, 2019
07 Erin Moon: For When You Wear a Lot of Hats
Listen in as your host Blake chats with Erin Moon - displaced Texan living in Alabama, COO of The Popcast Media Group, & approximately 100 other titles. They talk about being a woman who wears a lot of hats, the plates we need to be okay with dropping {& the ones that might land our kids on a therapist’s couch}, basic shaming, & Thanksgiving compartmentalism.

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Jan 07, 2019
06 Katie Reid: For When You’re a Do-er
Listen in as your host Blake chats with Katie Reid - mother, wife, and author of Made Like Martha: Good New For the Woman Who Gets Stuff Done. They talk about being more of a Martha than a Mary, that maybe God created us that way, and that even Mary has a little Martha in her.

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Jan 03, 2019
05 Holly Christine Hayes: For When You Need Help
Listen in as your host Blake chats with Holly Christine Hayes - an award winning author, a recovery ministry expert, and the founder and CEO of the Sanctuary project. They talk about her story of addiction & trafficking, her incredible journey to Jesus, & why accepting help is so difficult for us.

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Dec 27, 2018
04 Angela Braniff: For When You’re a Mom On Instagram
Listen in as your host Blake chats with Angela Braniff - wife, mom of 7, & YouTuber. They talk about the balance of being a mother in the social media age, boundaries with our kids, and using your platform to further causes you’re passionate about.

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Dec 20, 2018
03 Shaundra Dalton-Smith: For When You Need Rest
Listen in as your host Blake Guichet chats with Dr. Dalton-Smith - internal medicine doctor, author, and rest expert. They talk about rest - that is is not an optional aspect of our lives, the different kinds of rest we need, and how to get there.
Dec 13, 2018
02 Jenn Prentice: For When You Don’t Feel Like Enough
Listen in as your host Blake Guichet chats with Jenn Prentice - mom, wife, college professor, & blogger. They talk about perfectionism, not feeling like enough, her past struggle with an eating disorder, & how God has been faithful to walk her to the other side.
Dec 10, 2018
Teaser: Um, What Did You Call Me?
The very first episode of this podcast is a quick explanation of the (interesting) name as well as the heart and soul behind the show. Get to know a little bit about Blake, why she’s starting a podcast, calling herself a Crappy Christian, and so excited to share her platform with other people.
Oct 25, 2018