Who's in Charge?: Episode 407

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Who's in Charge?: Episode 407

Nov 19, 2015
Guests: Rachel Cross, Adam Holz, Carol Stillings, Jeremie Kubicek and Roberta Perno

[51:52] - 

Owning the holidays before they own you, plus Jeremie Kubicek on being present in your life, and a counselor weighs in on a non-Christian mom pressuring her daughter to marry.

Featured musical guest: Carrollton

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EPISODE SEGMENTS

Owning the Holidays

Being Single|Roundtable
Guests: Rachel Cross, Adam Holz and Carol Stillings

[20:42] - 

If we're not careful, the holidays can take on a life of their own. What are some strategies for prioritizing the holidays while still making them meaningful? What activities must you keep, and what must-have traditions are you allowed to let go of this year? Our panel weighs in.

Being Present in Your Life

Career|Culture
Guests: Jeremie Kubicek

[22:44] - 

How many times have you asked yourself, "What was I doing?" or "What was I saying?" We're running ourselves ragged keeping in constant communication with work, family, friends — and now with social media, the whole world. But are we ever really present as we flit from one moment to the next? Jeremie Kubicek examines ways to identify which of 5 Gears you're operating in at any given time, and how to maximize them for optimum effectiveness and health.

Mom Wants Me Married Now

Family|Inbox
Guests: Roberta Perno

[5:50] - 

Navigating close relationships with non-believers is tricky at best, but what about when it's your own mother and she's bound and determined to see you married ... ASAP? You can be sure this will be a hot topic at this year's Thanksgiving and Christmas dinners. A counselor's got our listener covered by providing perspective on how to honor her mother yet maintain proper boundaries.