Season 2

Essential Conversations For Your Board (featuring Dr. Dee Dee Mayer)
Life After MinistryFebruary 13, 2024x
21
33:0237.81 MB

Essential Conversations For Your Board (featuring Dr. Dee Dee Mayer)

Summary Dr. Dee Dee Mayer discusses the importance of board governance within the church and the need for training and support for governing boards. She shares her research on the role of elder boards in supporting wellness in pastoral leadership and the challenges they face. D...

The Wounded Pastor (featuring Dr. Matthew Tanner)
Life After MinistryFebruary 06, 2024x
20
33:3938.52 MB

The Wounded Pastor (featuring Dr. Matthew Tanner)

Summary It’s the reason we started the Life After Ministry podcast: the distressing experiences of leadership figures within the ministry who’ve faced the severe blow of unjust terminations or forced resignations. Join us as we explore this crucial topic with Dr. Matthew Tanner...

God Doesn't Waste Pain (featuring Dillon Fawcett)
Life After MinistryJanuary 29, 2024x
19
40:1246.01 MB

God Doesn't Waste Pain (featuring Dillon Fawcett)

Summary In this episode of the ”Life After Ministry” podcast, Dillon Fawcett candidly shares his unique journey, transitioning from pastoral ministry and his entry point into the world of mental health counseling. With honesty and vulnerability, Dillon opens up about the ups an...

Cultivating Bravery In Transition (featuring BrianJames & Michelle McMahon)
Life After MinistryJanuary 23, 2024x
18
52:2459.97 MB

Cultivating Bravery In Transition (featuring BrianJames & Michelle McMahon)

Summary This conversation explores the experiences of Brian James and Michelle McMahon as they transitioned out of vocational ministry and created safe spaces for pastors and church leaders. They discuss the challenges of being in ministry, the importance of vulnerability and a...

Transitions In The African American Church (featuring J. Ricardo Smith)
Life After MinistryJanuary 16, 2024x
17
19:3222.36 MB

Transitions In The African American Church (featuring J. Ricardo Smith)

Summary In this episode, Matt Davis interviews J. Ricardo Smith at the Classic City Conference in Athens, Georgia. They discuss the purpose and origins of the conference, the state of the black church post-COVID, the challenges of identity and transition in ministry, finding ho...

Refined By The Fire(d) (featuring Kyle & Maria Isabelli)
Life After MinistryJanuary 10, 2024x
16
35:5841.17 MB

Refined By The Fire(d) (featuring Kyle & Maria Isabelli)

Summary Kyle and Maria Isabelli share their experience of being fired from their church ministry and the emotional impact it had on them. They discuss the process of being let go, the loss they felt, and the journey of healing and finding purpose again. Kyle wrote a book titled...