Just like plants need water to grow, we as humans need “spiritual” water to grow into our best selves. Listen in as hosts Alli & Kathryn discuss fresh insights relating to personal growth through the lens of faith and Christianity.
Join these 20-30 somethings as they seek to reveal ways our soul’s thirst can be quenched, refreshed, and matured. Whether you identify with Christianity or not; Watered Wednesdays is a place to engage in the conversation! www.wateredwednesdays.com
MERRY CHRISTMAS! Alli and Kathryn discuss the final topic in their Christmas series; legacy. Jesus left a lasting legacy on the world. What does that mean for us, and how do we examine our own legacies?
Part 3 of our Christmas series explores the gifts given to Jesus from the Magi (wise-men). Have you ever wondered about these gifts? Alli and Kathryn share some details and also talk about what gifts we can give to Jesus today.
Alli and Kathryn read and talk about parts of the Christmas story! Part 1 of the 4 part series discusses the idea of miracles. What does the miracle of Jesus' birth mean for us today, and where do we still witness every day miracles?
Alli and Kathryn are joined by their friend Kelsea to talk about DATING! More specifically, they chat about great date ideas from the book "Is This The One? Simple Dates for Finding the Love of Your Life" by Steve Arterburn. These concepts are helpful and creative tools to utilize while dating and searching for "the one". They are also great ideas to keep in your toolbox if you are currently single, or even to explore in a marriage!
Alli & Kathryn dive into what Christianity (& Christians) might seem like from the outside looking in. They talk about common misconceptions people might have about the Church, and why they might have them.
Alli & Kathryn discuss 1 Timothy! We touch on some key verses in this book of the Bible.... what does it mean for women to be submissive in the church, and what do we learn about discipline? Tune in to the convo!
Alli & Kathryn talk about the "spiritual vibes" they get from music, movies, shows, and books in today's culture. *SPOILER ALERTS* mentioned throughout, but nothing is too "spoiled"! They also discuss favorite Disney movies and their shared love for the Prince of Egypt.
On this week's episode, Kathryn & Alli unpack fatherhood with special guest Kevin P. They chat about what makes God a Father, what makes Him a good Father to us, and how our earthly fathers might shape our views of God.
Do you ever get a case of "the blues"? Maybe you're feeling down in the dumps or just a little "blah". We've been there, and are here to offer some helpful tips for how we've been able to overcome moodiness and come out of the slump. Tune in to join the conversation!
Are you distracted? Alli & Kathryn discuss distractions and how to "punch them in the face"... or welcome them as a way of growing our "self control" muscles. The girls also discuss the importance of maintaining a Kingdom vision over an earthly one to keep our focus on what matters most.
Today's episode is all about questions! (*Disclaimer: Many of these questions do not have answers...for all ya'll who will be bothered by that). Are there questions you have about spirituality and Christianity? Bringing our honest and authentic questions to God helps increase our intimacy with Him. Alli & Kathryn share some of the questions they are curious about and invite you in on their conversation!
Not only do Alli and Kathryn share their favorite condiment this week, they also talk about beauty, what to fight for, holding joy through grief, and doing what we say we are going to do no matter what. They also "steal" some Scripture from Colossians and share as encouragement. Tune in!
No matter who you are, you probably face the need to give and receive feedback. Alli and Kathryn discuss healthy tips for giving and receiving feedback, and touch on key concepts such as the "feedback sandwich" and the Johari window . Listen in for some encouragement on how to compliment along with some construction criticism.
Alli & Kathryn share a few details regarding the real struggles and hopes in their own lives, while talking about a Podcast they listened to with Annie F. Downs and Lauren Daigle. They also read Scripture from Ephesians to encourage us with the hope that God is all we need, and also the one who gives us immeasurably more.
Today's episode focuses on the fact that we are all created and treasured more than we could even imagine. Kathryn and Alli chat about the ways we can tap into unwavering confidence through reflection, truth, and positive self talk. The episode wraps with a love letter written from God to YOU!
Alli & Kathryn discuss the next book in their trek through the New Testament: Paul's letter to the Galatians! During the hot seat this week, the girls share what they're learning. Alli mentions God's faithfulness in prayer, and Kathryn shares about a book by Francine Rivers that is bringing Scripture to life through the women of Jesus' lineage.
Alli and Kathryn talk about friendships from a spiritual lens. How do we maintain friendships as seasons of life change? What are the benefits of a healthy friendship? Listen in as we dive in deeper into Godly friendships on the episode!
How do you know when it’s the one? Should a woman ask a man out? What are the top things women should focus on while dating? What are the top things men should focus on while dating? How do you know when your standards are too low or too high? Listen in as we dive in deeper to these tips and questions on this episode!
We've gotten this question and have asked it ourselves: How do we study the Bible? It seems simple, but sometimes it can be hard to know where to start! Alli & Kathryn share some ways they study the Word and share some helpful tips from others.
*ROMANS* is our "Book of the Week"! Today we talk about the topic of grace, and how we love from it not for it. We also share some productivity tips, and a gluten free eating hack for anyone out there who wants to know!
Photographer Jess Perry meets with us to talk about how she started a business doing what she loves! If you want to learn from her story & be inspired by how she made a career switch to pursue her passion, you want to be sure to tune in!
Finishing up the Mentors, Marriage, Money series...today we hit the jackpot in our discussion about dolla bills. We address how we can know if we struggle with greed, and how marriage can effect the ways we spend and save!
Kathryn & Alli talk all things MARRIAGE! We are answering your questions, and we've pulled in some helpful answers from other couples to share from multiple perspectives. If you're married, in a relationship, or if you're single & want to learn more about marriage, you don't want to miss this episode!
*Disclaimer* We aren't pros. but we do share from our own personal experiences w/ marriage, and from what we know from the Bible! All situations are unique and we trust God will speak to everyone uniquely as He chooses to.
Today's episode kicks off the "Mentors, Marriage, & Money" series... with today being all about mentors. What are some key things we should consider before seeking out a mentor? How do we find mentors or someone to mentor, and how do these relationships benefit the world? Join in on the convo!
"What is God's will for my life?" or "What does God what me to do next"? These questions seem to be a common ones, especially during the formative years and during times of decision-making. Alli & Kathryn breakdown what they think is the answer to these questions & offer some helpful tools for those wondering.
We don't know if you heard, but the the tomb is empty! Join in as we pull some favorite verses from the gospel of Luke. We share about how special Easter is and the beauty that lies within the verses surrounding the resurrection of Jesus. Happy or "hoppy" Easter week...He is Risen, indeed!
Tim Coulter joins us to chat about prayer and how to talk with God. We unpack topics such as unanswered prayers and the vital elements of prayer. We admire Tim's heart for God and the perspective he brings; you don't want to miss this one!
Alli (aka Pomplemousse) and Kathryn (aka Caramel Frap) share fave stories from the book of Mark. They chat about allowing our friends to carry us in to get closer to Jesus, and about asking God to help us with our unbelief. They also touch on how walking through hard times can reveal to us just how strong we are.
Are you a people-pleaser? Listen in to find out the 10 signs that show you might be. In this episode we share some ways we can be freed from the tendency. Living "coram deo" for the audience of One, and practicing boundaries can be key remedies. Plus, we reveal a revolutionary little gem explaining how growth happens!
In this mini episode, Alli and Kathryn launch their BOW (Book of the Week) series with the book of Matthew! They share some of their favorite verses from Matthew- which end up including the reminder that all things are possible with God, and that getting uncomfortable and stepping out in faith leads ourselves and others to greater worship.
It's bring a friend to podcast day! Alli and Kathryn bring in friends Dianna and Nicole to talk about the Enneagram. Join in as we give an overview of the Enneagram, and talk more about why we think personality profiles in general (& specifically the Enneagram) can be used to supplement personal and spiritual growth.
In this episode, Kathryn (aka Isla Fisher) and Alli (aka Anna Kendrick) scratch the surface of the character of the Holy Spirit and how it works in our daily lives. They also share some practical ways we can keep in step with the Spirit every day.
Alli and Kathryn begin this episode with a tongue-tied welcome. Maybe it has something to do with the matching beanies they were wearing? Either way, this episode is all about highlighting some of what can hinder us from becoming our best selves. Growing takes time and discipline, and hopefully by understanding some of the factors that can stunt our growth, we might be able to find some solutions and hope in the midst.
Alli and Kathryn bring in their good friend Mandy to take a deep dive into what it means to prepare for and produce spiritual fruit in our lives. We first learn that Mandy likes a certain type of pizza depending on the hour of day, Kathryn thinks she can communicate with animals, and Alli relates herself to Tommy Pickles. Join in as the discussion relates spiritual growth to the way a plant grows. Mandy also shares why she chooses to believe in Christianity.
Welcome to Watered Wednesdays! Meet your hosts Alli and Kathryn as they explain their vision for the podcast and share personal stories relating to faith and Christianity. Join in every Wednesday for new episodes!