A Wife Like Me

Episode 11: Navigating a Painful Holiday Season

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By Amanda Davison
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Episode 11: Navigating a Painful Holiday Season
Feeling anxious or heavy heading into this holiday season? Are family dynamics different this year or have you struggled finding your voice when it comes to family plans or communication? Do you know someone who needs to be encouraged and given practical steps to guide them through this holiday season? Well then, this episode is worth the listen! The blog post featured in this episode can be found here.  Takeaway: Review the ideas and make some decisions about how you will navigate this holiday season. Share them with your husband. AND, we challenge wives today to remember that Jesus truly is the reason for the season!
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November 25, 2019
Episode 10: How to Refresh Your Marriage
Head into this new season with a marriage REFRESH! We're talking about practical ways you can add some spice into your marriage no matter what season of marriage you're in! Take a listen and be inspired for some FUN today. You can find the featured blog post mentioned in this episode, here. Takeaway: Takeaway: Re-energizing our marriage takes intentional effort.
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November 18, 2019
Episode 9: Facing the Fear of Not Being Good Enough
Do you worry you're not doing a good enough job at being a mom, wife, or friend? Do you feel like you're failing and can't seem to get things under control? We all have areas where we feel we're not doing a good enough job -- so take a listen as we discuss this topic and how to navigate it with truth! The blog post featured in this episode can be found here. Takeaway: Acknowledge how you are feeling to the Lord and relinquish control to Him! Scripture: Jeremiah 33:3, “Call to me and I will answer you, and will tell you great and hidden things that you have not yet known.”
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November 11, 2019
Episode 8: How to Conquer Defeat and Overwhelm
We so badly want to care for the people around us, yet we often are doing this out of a place of exhaustion ourselves. Yet, caring for ourself can bring feelings of guilt as we think it's selfish. Is it? We're talking about self care today and would love for you to join us! The blog post featured in this episode can be found here. Takeaway: We can run to God when we're overwhelmed. Scripture: For the Lord your God is he who goes with you to fight for you against your enemies, to give you the victory. (Deuteronomy 20:4)
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November 4, 2019
Episode 7: Finding the Balance Between Your Husband and Kids
Do you struggle finding the balance between your husband and your kids? It's common to feel like you're being pulled in both direction and feel like you aren't measuring up on either side. Listen for practical ways to wrestle this tension to the ground!  Takeaway: A balanced family begins with a prioritized marriage.
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October 28, 2019
Episode 6: The Big Deal About Your Identity
When it's easy to wrap our value up by how we're performing or how our marriage or family is doing, we often get lost in the mix of who and whose we really are. Listen to this episode to gain fresh and firm footing in exactly who you were created to be! The featured blog post in this episode can be found here. Receive weekly encouragement here.  Takeaway: When we have different parenting styles, we can communicate frustrations in a considerate manner, and remember that we are a team! Scripture: Ecclesiastes 4:9 • Two are better than one, because they have a good return for their labor.
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October 21, 2019
Episode 5: Navigating Different Parenting Styles
Marriage can be hard, especially when you throw parenting in the mix! If it feels like parenting or discipline differences come between you and your husband, take a listen to hear some practical tips and help! The two featured blog posts featured in this episode can be found here and here. Takeaway: When we have different parenting styles, we can communicate frustrations in a considerate manner, and remember that we are a team! Scripture: Ecclesiastes 4:9 • Two are better than one, because they have a good return for their labor.
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October 14, 2019
Episode 4: When Your Husband Works Too Much
Does it feel like your husband is working all the time? Or his work consumes him? Do you struggle feeling frustrated about how much time he spends at work? If so, this episode is for you! Listen and be encouraged. The featured blog post in this episode can be found here. 
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October 7, 2019
Episode 3: When Sex Is The Last Thing On Your Mind
You run yourself trying to care for everyone else and at the end of the day, sex is often the last thing on your mind. When the feeling of exhaustion is real, what are we to do?! Listen to hear our thoughts! The featured blog in this episode can be found here.
19:26
September 30, 2019
Episode 2: Soul Care For The Worn Out Wife
Are you exhausted and tired of running on fumes? We hear ya. So what do we do when we're dog tired and aren't taking care of ourselves? Listen to find out.
16:22
September 24, 2019
Episode 1: Two Words That Can Save Your Marriage
Is it really true that two simple words can transform a marriage? Even save it? Yep! We're talking about these two words, and why they're so hard to say. You don't want to miss this!
14:41
September 17, 2019
Episode 0: Get To Know Us!
Get to know who we are and what we're all about! We'll share our story of how we got started, what we care about, and what you can expect when you listen to this podcast. WELCOME!
24:04
September 4, 2019
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