Jesus Over Everything

Lisa Whittle: Author, Speaker, Founder of Ministry Strong

Jumpstart your day in 5 minutes with Lisa Whittle 5 days a week for daily encouragement, inspiration, and all things Jesus. Candid discussions about real life and what God says about it. Produced by Unmutable.

All Episodes

It is always a treat when pastor, thought leader and author Dr. Derwin Gray joins Lisa on JOE. Today, Lisa and Derwin talk about his latest book, God Do You Hear Me? The topic is all things prayer in this powerful conversation today.   Links: Dwell Bible App God Do You Hear Me? Instagram Twitter Facebook The Hard Good     Learn more about Lisa at LisaWhittle.com Produced by Unmutable™

Dec 3

33 min 38 sec

On our final Lisa + Friends show for November, Lisa welcome Kat Armstrong. Kat is a preaching coach, wise counselor and author of her most recent book, The In-Between Place, Where Jesus Can Change Your Story. Kat played a major role in The Hard Good Bible Study. Listen as these 2 friends talk about the space between hard and good.   Links:  Dwell Bible App The In-Between Place Facebook Instagram The Bible Project     Learn more about Lisa at LisaWhittle.com   Produced by Unmutable™

Nov 19

48 min 37 sec

This week we're looking into accepting the hard things in our life and how that brings about change. Join us for our final week of The Hard Good Book Club on Monday night, November 22 at 8p ET. Our special guest will help us dive more into this topic of acceptance and change.   Links: The Hard Good Book Club Dwell Bible App The Hard Good Bible Study   Learn more about Lisa at LisaWhittle.com   Produced by Unmutable™

Nov 17

5 min 41 sec

Lisa welcomes a new friend to the JOE show today, Heather Thompson Day. Dr. Heather Thompson Day is an interdenominational speaker and has been a contributor for Religion News Service, Christianity Today, Newsweek and the Barna Group. She is also an Associate Professor of Communication at Andrews University and host of Viral Jesus, a podcast with Christianity Today. If you find yourself in a waiting season, today's conversation is for you!   Links: It's Not Your Turn Website Twitter Instagram Facebook The Bossy Emotions Quiz     Learn more about Lisa at LisaWhittle.com   Produced by Unmutable™

Nov 12

38 min 46 sec

If you have triggers and might be stuck in a pain cycle, today's show is for you! Listen in as Lisa explains the 4 Bossy Emotions to have a better understanding of why you might react to pain from something hard in your life. Be sure to join us next Monday, November 15, for The Hard Good Book Club at 8pET. Lisa and a very special guest will be talking through opening up your heart again when you've been hurt.   Links: The Hard Good Book Club Dwell Bible App The Bossy Emotions Quiz     Learn more about Lisa at LisaWhittle.com   Produced by Unmutable™

Nov 10

8 min 1 sec

What a special show we have today. Lisa welcomes her friend for over 40 years, Beth Atchison to the JOE Show today. You've heard some of her story in Chapter 6 of The Hard Good, but now you get to hear from her yourself. Listen in today as Lisa and Beth offer hope to those who are grieving after a lot of loss.   Links: Dwell Bible App Facebook Instagram The Hard Good Bible Study   Learn more about Lisa at LisaWhittle.com   Produced by Unmutable™

Nov 5

43 min 24 sec

Welcome to November! We have exciting news for this month you can't miss! Join Lisa every Monday night in November at 8p ET for The Hard Good Book Club. Head over to lisawhittle.com/good to sign up and find more information.   Links: The Hard Good Book Club Free Audio for Chapter 3 The Hard Good The Hard Good Bible Study   Learn more about Lisa at LisaWhittle.com   Produced by Unmutable™

Nov 1

5 min 39 sec

We're closing out this month's behind-the-scenes shows asking what do you do when you are at an impasse for who should apologize first? Let's take a look at the power of first apologies.   Links: Dwell Bible App The Hard Good The Hard Good Bible Study     Learn more about Lisa at LisaWhittle.com   Produced by Unmutable™

Oct 27

4 min 50 sec

Lisa welcomes one of her favorite storytellers to the JOE Show today. Sheila Walsh is a tv host, musical artist and author of 30 books, her latest being Holding On When You Want to Let Go. Lisa and Sheila talk about her battle with clinical depression and how she is still learning to be healed and whole in this journey.   Links: Dwell Bible App Holding On When You Want to Let Go Website Instagram Facebook The Hard Good Bible Study     Learn more about Lisa at LisaWhittle.com   Produced by Unmutable™

Oct 22

36 min 5 sec

Today we're discussing an equation that Lisa has discovered has the power to derail your faith. Let's go behind the scenes of our life to discover truth about standing strong in our faith.   Links: Dwell Bible App The Hard Good The Hard Good Bible Study     Learn more about Lisa at LisaWhittle.com   Produced by Unmutable™

Oct 20

4 min 59 sec

JOE listeners - lean in for today's show. Lisa welcomes renowned psychologist, author and international speaker working with trauma survivors, caregivers and clergy around the world, Dr. Diane Langberg. Dr. Langberg's new book, Redeeming Power is one that every believer in Christ should read. Today's topics are tender and include Jesus, justice for the marginalized, the abuse of power in the church and much more. This is one you must share with your friends.   Links: Redeeming Power Book Website Called Creatives The Bossy Emotions Quiz     Learn more about Lisa at LisaWhittle.com   Produced by Unmutable™  

Oct 15

36 min 29 sec

In our second week of pulling back the curtain of our life, we're getting real and honest. Do you struggle with entitlement? Do you struggle to be happy for others because secretly you feel that God owes you? Jealousy comes to play in this feeling many times, especially when someone else seems to get the blessing we feel we are owed.   Links: The Hard Good The Hard Good Bible Study Jesus Over Everything Free Bonuses - The Show Up Guides     Learn more about Lisa at LisaWhittle.com   Produced by Unmutable™

Oct 13

6 min 32 sec

Lisa welcomes one of her favorite writers, New York Times Best Selling Author, Duke professor and cancer survivor, Kate Bowler. In Lisa's words, Kate's new book, No Time For Being Human is "breath-taking" . Listen in as these new friends talk about life, faith how to be honest about our losses and so much more today on JOE.   Links: Website Instagram No Time for Being Human Book Dwell Bible App     Learn more about Lisa at LisaWhittle.com   Produced by Unmutable™

Oct 8

46 min 49 sec

Happy Fall and welcome to October! We're about to go behind the curtain of your life for the next two shows. Have you ever thought about being offended or having offenses? In today's show, Lisa brings truth about how to handle being offended by your own life, or even by God.   Links: The Hard Good The Hard Good Bible Study Jesus Over Everything The Bossy Emotions Quiz     Learn more about Lisa at LisaWhittle.com   Produced by Unmutable™

Oct 6

5 min 34 sec

This last episode of our show up challenge month is extra special. So many of us are sitting in a place of grief with a loss of someone or something. We're praying this show will be meaningful and helpful to you today.   Links: Dwell Bible App The Hard Good The Hard Good Bible Study Jesus Over Everything     Learn more about Lisa at LisaWhittle.com   Produced by Unmutable™

Sep 29

14 min 48 sec

Lisa welcomes "America's Pastor", Max Lucado to the JOE show today, and this is a conversation to remember! Max Lucado is a pastor, speaker, and New York Times best-selling author who, in his own words, “writes books for people who don’t read books.” He serves the people of Oak Hills Church in San Antonio, Texas. Listen in today as Lisa and Max talk about his new book You Were Made For This Moment, plus so much more!   Links: You Were Made for This Moment Book Website Instagram Facebook Twitter Encouraging Words Podcast   Learn more about Lisa at LisaWhittle.com Produced by Unmutable™

Sep 24

35 min 5 sec

We're nearing the end of the #ShowUpChallenge month. How are you doing with showing up for your life? Today's show topic is about showing up when we face an injustice. Listen in as Lisa shares wisdom from her own personal journey.   Links: Dwell Bible App The Hard Good The Hard Good Bible Study The Bossy Emotions Quiz   Learn more about Lisa at LisaWhittle.com   Produced by Unmutable™

Sep 22

4 min 57 sec

Lisa brings back her friend, author and leadership coach, Jo Saxton to JOE for the third time to share some depth and truth for you today. This show is fire and will make you want to get up and run your race! Don't miss out on the wisdom dropped in today's show and be sure to share this one with a friend.   Links: Website Ezer Collective Coaching Website Lead Stories Podcast Jo's Books Facebook Instagram     Learn more about Lisa at LisaWhittle.com   Produced by Unmutable™

Sep 17

52 min 58 sec

Today on JOE, we're talking about what happens when someone gets something you want. Jealousy is a real emotion, so what do we do? This conversation is much needed in our world today.   Links: Dwell Bible App The Hard Good The Hard Good Bible Study   Learn more about Lisa at LisaWhittle.com   Produced by Unmutable™

Sep 15

9 min 2 sec

Lisa welcomes speaker, coach, and author of her new book Breaking Free From Body Shame, Jess Connolly to the show today. Lisa and Jess go there today. This all-important but too uncomfortable convo about our bodies. What role does shame play? Where do we go from here when it comes to accepting our bodies? If you have never felt safe having this conversation before, this show is for you.   Links: Dwell Bible App Breaking Free From Body Shame Website Instagram Twitter Facebook Go + Tell Gals     Learn more about Lisa at LisaWhittle.com Produced by Unmutable™

Sep 10

43 min 51 sec

Today we're having a conversation that is uncomfortable for all of us, so we shy away from this all-important topic. Listen in as Lisa shares from her own journey and shares wisdom on how to show up for our bodies.   Links: The Hard Good Guide 2: When You Don't Love Everything About Your Body - Download     Learn more about Lisa at LisaWhittle.com Produced by Unmutable™

Sep 8

7 min 33 sec

Today Lisa welcomes her friend, power-house teacher, speaker, author and thought leader, Phylicia Masonheimer. This important conversation is packed with topics from issues that so many women have faced inside the church, reformed theology, feelings that have become an idol and what good church stories is all about. This is a must listen and share with your friends.   Links: Website Facebook Instagram Stop Calling Me Beautiful Book The Bossy Emotions Quiz     Learn more about Lisa at LisaWhittle.com   Produced by Unmutable™

Sep 3

47 min 4 sec

Welcome to September and the "Show Up Challenge" month. Show up via the hashtag #thehardgood & #JOEshowupchallenge Let’s Build community. Today we're talking about how to show up when you've been hurt by the church.   Links: The Hard Good The Hard Good Chapter One Guided Sample The Bossy Emotions Quiz Jesus Over Everything     Learn more about Lisa at LisaWhittle.com Produced by Unmutable™

Sep 1

13 min 17 sec

What a treat for the end of August and the first month of The Show Up Season! Today, we have a special gift of you as a JOE listener. The highly anticipated chapter 3 of The Hard Good, "Showing Up When You Want to Shut Down". Listen to the entire chapter today and share this with a friend.   Links: The Hard Good The Hard Good Chapter One Guided Sample The Bossy Emotions Quiz     Learn more about Lisa at LisaWhittle.com   Produced by Unmutable™

Aug 27

51 min 42 sec

What a great start to our Show Up Season! Today, we're Lisa is bringing great biblical insight between the difference between a hard conversation and a rude interaction with someone. This is a show everyone needs to hear, so share this truth with a friend.   Links: The Hard Good The Hard Good Chapter One Guided Sample Jesus Over Everything Instagram     Learn more about Lisa at LisaWhittle.com Produced by Unmutable™

Aug 25

5 min 23 sec

This conversation was worth the wait! Today, Lisa welcomes author, speaker and mentor Dr. Alicia Britt Chole. The discussion includes topics such as doubt, deconstructionism, habits of a healthy soul, women leading and teaching, plus how to trust the church again after abuse. Grab a cup of coffee and settle in for this very important conversation.   Links: Website Personal Prayer Diary and Prayer Journal 40 Days of Decrease     Learn more about Lisa at LisaWhittle.com   Produced by Unmutable™

Aug 20

36 min 52 sec

Today on Wednesday with Lisa, we're taking a look at how the distinction of a few different words can make a really big difference in meaning. This is a really important topic. And don't miss this Season's The Final Word at the end of every Wednesday show, where Lisa drops a final nugget of wisdom as you head off into your day.   Links: The Hard Good The Hard Good Chapter One Guided Sample Jesus Over Everything The Selfless Way of Christ by Henri Nouwen   Learn more about Lisa at LisaWhittle.com Produced by Unmutable™

Aug 18

7 min 5 sec

Lisa sat down with her licensed, professional counselor Jim Cress for today's Lisa + Friends episode. Jim gives some counseling nuggets for each chapter of The Hard Good. This is a must listen!   Links: Website Blog The Hard Good   Learn more about Lisa at LisaWhittle.com Produced by Unmutable™

Aug 13

32 min 50 sec

Thanks for showing up for Wednesday with Lisa. In today's short devotional, we're discussing the problem of not being willing or able to accept that 2 things can be true at the same time. Secular culture has tried to hijack this in our present day world. There is an important distinction for believers. If you haven't pre-ordered The Hard Good now is the time!   Links:  The Hard Good The Hard Good Chapter One Guided Sample Jesus Over Everything   Learn more about Lisa at LisaWhittle.com   Produced by Unmutable™

Aug 11

6 min 16 sec

Welcome to season 6's first Friday Friend show! Lisa welcomes author, poet and Bible teacher, Jackie Hill Perry for some truth talk today. Since becoming a Christian, Jackie has been compelled to use her speaking and teaching gifts to share the light of the gospel of God as authentically as she can. She and Lisa discuss her new book Holier Than Thou, along with answers to some hard questions. This conversation is one you'll want to share with a friend!   Links: Holier Than Thou Website Instagram   Learn more about Lisa at LisaWhittle.com   Produced by Unmutable™

Aug 6

37 min 56 sec

Welcome to Season 6 of Jesus Over Everything! This is the "Show Up" season.   Links: The Hard Good - https://lisawhittle.com/good/     Learn more about Lisa at LisaWhittle.com Produced by Unmutable™

Aug 4

10 min 23 sec

Spiritual Development Week (Parenting Month): Question: How do I help my kid(s) spiritually develop? Lisa talks about the key to raising kid(s) who love Jesus the most.   5 Word Prayer: Help me live godly, first.   Learn more about Lisa at LisaWhittle.com   Produced by Unmutable™

Jul 30

5 min 8 sec

Guest host: Shannan Martin, author of Falling Free and Ministry of Ordinary Places   5 Word Prayer: Help me minister in ordinary places.   Learn more about Shannan Martin at Shannanmartinwrites.com   Produced by Unmutable™.

Jul 29

5 min 41 sec

CHURCH QUESTIONS WEEK: Lisa answers the question: Should the church be discipling or evangelizing?   5 Word Prayer: Help me share and grow.   Learn more about Lisa Whittle at Lisawhittle.com   Produced by Unmutable™

Jul 28

5 min 35 sec

GLORIFYING week: Lisa talks about 4 ways to help ourselves keep it real and give the glory to God instead of ourselves. 5 word prayer: Help me not glorify me.   Produced by Unmutable™

Jul 27

5 min 34 sec

LIFE MISSION WEEK: How are you doing with God right now? Where are you with living out Matthew 22? The importance of self-assessment in developing your personal life mission, on the daily, today. 5 Word Prayer: I want to know myself. Link:Put Your Warrior Boots On   Produced by Unmutable™

Jul 26

6 min 6 sec

Lisa and Alli Worthington discuss how to free yourself to pursue your calling.    Learn more about Called Creatives at CalledCreatives.com     Produced by Unmutable™

Jul 23

25 min 22 sec

REPLAY: LETTING GO week: (Parenting month): How do we let go of parental control as our kids become adults? 5 Word Prayer: Give me wisdom for now.   Produced by Unmutable™

Jul 22

6 min 43 sec

Spiritual Development Week: (Parenting Month) Question: How do we ingrain in our kids an attitude of gratitude? 5 Word Prayer: Thank you, God, for life.   Produced by Unmutable™

Jul 21

5 min 52 sec

REPLAY: Guest Krista Gilbert: Blogger, speaker, co-host of The Open Door Sisterhood Podcast, and author of the book Reclaiming Home. 5 Word Prayer: Help us guide our teenagers. Learn more about Krista Gilbert: Website – http://kristagilbert.com/ Podcast – The Open Door Sisterhood Podcast   Produced by Unmutable™

Jul 20

7 min 57 sec

WHAT TO DO WHEN… (Month Parenting emphasis) – Today’s topic: When your child breaks your heart. Lisa talks about the truth of parenting heartbreak and 2 things to steer away from, regardless of what goes on. 5 Word Prayer: God, give me your heart.   Produced by Unmutable™

Jul 19

5 min 38 sec

REPLAY: GIVING week: Lisa talks about the only gift Jesus ever wants from you, this season and every single day. 5 Word Prayer: Jesus, I offer my heart.   Produced by Unmutable™

Jul 16

4 min 48 sec

REPLAY: Guest Host: Becky Kiser – Author, speaker, founder and CEO of Sacred Holidays. 5 word prayer: Lead us to more Jesus.   Links: Sacred Holidays: Less Chaos, More Jesus – Becky Kiser   Produced by Unmutable™

Jul 15

7 min 44 sec

Friday 5 – 5 Ways to Find your Current Life Mission Right Now   Learn more about Lisa Whittle at Lisawhittle.com   Produced by Unmutable™

Jul 14

6 min 25 sec

Friday 5 – 5 Best, Lasting Gifts   Learn more about Lisa at LisaWhittle.com   Produced by Unmutable™

Jul 13

6 min 58 sec

REPLAY: Guest Host Alex Kuykendall: Blogger, Author, and Co-host of the Open Door Sisterhood Podcast 5 Word Prayer: Allow me to receive you. Links: Loving My Actual Christmas – Alex Kuykendall Produced by Unmutable™

Jul 12

6 min 52 sec

REPLAY: REAL LIFE STUFF Week (Parenting month): Dating relationships & Heartbreak — Lisa lists the 3 ways to help your child maneuver a heartbreak. 5 Word Prayer: God, help them with relationships.   Produced by Unmutable™

Jul 9

5 min 55 sec

REPLAY: Friday 5: 5 Ways to Deal with a Teen Who Talks Back   Produced by Unmutable™

Jul 8

8 min 25 sec

LETTING GO week: (Parenting month): How do we get rid of parenting guilt? Lisa gives inspiration and practical ways to let this go. 5 Word Prayer: Release me from parenting guilt.   Produced by Unmutable™

Jul 7

5 min 13 sec

REAL LIFE STUFF Week (Parenting month): Bullying – Lisa shares a powerful verse to speak over your children and the times to know when to get involved. 5 Word Prayer: God, be my child’s protector.   Produced by Unmutable™

Jul 6

6 min 30 sec