Episode 134: Katie Bennett

Katie Bennett joins me. She is a wife and mom of three with one on the way. She and her husband have a podcast called “Embracing a Simpler Life in Light of Eternity” and she recently published the book Heavenly Minded Mom. We sit down and have a conversation around the idea of what it means to embrace a heavenly perspective, how God used a really hard season of life to help propel her faith forward and some practical ways to gain perspective.

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Discussion Questions

  • Have you ever felt passionate about something? If so, what is it?
  • If you have ever walked through a season of fear, what helped you when you felt overwhelmed with anxiety?
  • What could help you put your focus on this the unseen world that Katie talked about?
  • How has walking through a hardship changed your perspective in a good way or propelled your faith forward?
  • When you are walking through something hard, what is something true that you can go back to?
  • How do you see God writing a story on your life (or the life of your child)?
  • Read Ecclesiastes 1:1-11. What do you think the author was trying to communicate? How do you think this might apply to our lives today?
  • What have you been focusing on? If that is something meaningless, what can you shift your perspective to and how?
  • What is something you can do to build perspective in your life?

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