The Sojo Show

Arabah Joy and Jen Evangelista

The Sojo Show makes Bible Study fun with spontaneous conversations between Arabah Joy and Jen Evangelista. Together we discover how the study of God's Word can impact our everyday lives.

43. Living a life of Radical Trust with Joanna Weaver
Oct 10 2022
43. Living a life of Radical Trust with Joanna Weaver
We have a very special guest joining us! You probably know Joanna Weaver and heard of her book “Having a Mary Heart in a Martha World” which sold over a million copies, right?! *fan*Joanna joins AJ for a beautiful discussion on:  A little bit about Joanna’s book “Having a Mary Heart in a Martha World”.Discussion of Joanna’s new book, “Embracing Trust”, especially the chapter about the prayer warrior Reese Howell and how his trust affected his prayer life.Life-changing pivot points that made Joanna embrace and trust God.  … and MUCH MORE! We promise you this is a JAM PACKED EPISODE you do not want to miss! Words of encouragement, truth bombs, and lots to reflect on!  _________Connect with our guest!Joanna Weaver is a pastor's wife, mother of three, and avid Bible teacher, Joanna loves speaking to women about the powerful freedom that is found in making Jesus Lord and trusting him for things bigger than themselves.  Website: joannaweaverbooks.comInstagram: instagram.com/joannaweaverbooksListen to Joanna’s podcast: The Living Room with Joanna Weaver Podcast.Purchase Joanna’s new book: Embracing Trust: The Art of Letting Go and Holding On to a Forever-Faithful God -  HERE  _________{FREE} Lord's Prayer Bookmarks: www.sojohub.com/bookmarksThe Lord's Prayer Bible Study: sojoacademy.com/lordsprayerstudy Read the Show Notes: www.sojohub.com/prayer043Connect with us: www.instagram.com/sojosociety Become a member: www.sojoacademy.comSojo Academy is an ongoing membership for Christian women that provides a practical, streamlined, spiritual growth plan for every woman.Connect with us: www.instagram.com/sojosocietyBecome a member: www.sojoacademy.comSojo Academy is an ongoing membership for Christian women that provides a practical, streamlined, spiritual growth plan for every woman.
36. Ten practical ways to settle your anxious heart
Aug 29 2022
36. Ten practical ways to settle your anxious heart
Today is our FINAL episode on the series “Overcoming Anxiety!” 😥In today’s episode you’ll hear:  How Jen focused on her patients and family and took drastic steps to deal with her anxiety. (The circumstances did not change. But her heart changed. She replaced it with more intentional prayer and time in the Word.)How  we can be proactive. Learn how we can take steps with intentionality to guard our hearts against anxiety. Ways to identify what triggers your anxiety and what do we need to do after you identify them?Practical ways from a medical and spiritual side to help settle your anxious heart.… and MUCH MORE! Remember: Anxiety is not the final word. This is not permanent. Our anxieties, fears, insecurities, doubts, or all of the negativity we live with on a day to day basis, whether internal or external are NOT permanent. And we can shift our focus from the here and now to heaven and to the spiritual dimension that is there.♥️-{Free} Scripture Reading Plan on Overcoming Anxiety: www.sojoacademy.com/anxietyplanRead the Full Show Notes: www.sojohub.com/anxiety036Become a member: www.sojoacademy.comSojo Academy is an ongoing membership for Christian women that provides a practical, streamlined, spiritual growth plan for every woman.Connect with us: www.instagram.com/sojosocietyExplore God's World Collection: The Ultimate Collection of Unique and Creative Ways to Study the Bible:  www.sojohub.com/explore-Connect with us: www.instagram.com/sojosocietyBecome a member: www.sojoacademy.comSojo Academy is an ongoing membership for Christian women that provides a practical, streamlined, spiritual growth plan for every woman.
35. When life doesn’t meet your expectations featuring Ann Swindell
Aug 22 2022
35. When life doesn’t meet your expectations featuring Ann Swindell
Today we have a special guest joining Jen: Ann Swindell. Ann writes Christ-centered courses and she’s the author of The Path to Peace Book!With such a special guest, we are excited to share that in today’s episode you’ll discover: What to do when you feel angry, afraid, and hurt by the fact you are living a life you didn’t sign up for. What to do when life seems too much to handle.How God used a really painful season in Ann’s family to gently pull her back from false expectations she had about life;How Ann second thought her relationship with God and how He drew her again to the truth of the gospel. About crying out to God when life goes all wrong (listen to what God spoke to Ann when she went to Him)! … and MUCH MORE! Tune in to this raw episode with beautiful reminders and encouragement that we are promised that there will be trouble.Remember: Jesus is always with us to help navigate those painful times and life’s disappointments. Connect with our guest Ann Swindell: On Instagram: www.instagram.com/annswindell/Visit Ann's website and learn more: www.annswindell.com/Buy 'The Path to Peace' book on Amazon: HERE! -{Free} Scripture Reading Plan on Overcoming Anxiety: www.sojoacademy.com/anxietyplanRead the Full Show Notes: www.sojohub.com/anxiety035Become a member: www.sojoacademy.comSojo Academy is an ongoing membership for Christian women that provides a practical, streamlined, spiritual growth plan for every woman.Connect with us: www.instagram.com/sojosocietyConnect with us: www.instagram.com/sojosocietyBecome a member: www.sojoacademy.comSojo Academy is an ongoing membership for Christian women that provides a practical, streamlined, spiritual growth plan for every woman.
32. Seeing beyond your painful past into the face of a loving father
Aug 1 2022
32. Seeing beyond your painful past into the face of a loving father
*This is a very raw and vulnerable episode with AJ, in which she shares about her childhood trauma. It comes with a trigger warning as it may be sensitive to some audiences.Anxiety. Just the word can produce negative feelings, can’t it?Well, during the month of August we are starting a new series on the podcast and will be discussing ANXIETY, how to overcome it and how to calm our souls in a chaotic world.In today’s very special episode you’ll hear:  AJ’s story of her very long journey of healing with God; How to cling to the healing God offers instead of falling back into old  mentalities… and so MUCH MORE. There is not a person who has lived who has not felt the bite of anxiety. And yes, that includes Christians. The difference is that as Christians, we have extra weapons to use in the fight and we are promised victory over it. _________Connect with us: www.instagram.com/sojosociety{Free} Scripture Reading Plan on Overcoming Anxiety: www.sojoacademy.com/anxietyplanBecome a member: www.sojoacademy.comSojo Academy is an ongoing membership for Christian women that provides a practical, streamlined, spiritual growth plan for every woman.Full Show Notes: www.sojohub.com/anxiety032_________“ This is one of those things that affected my eyesight for a long time… even into adulthood. And God has walked me through a process of tremendous healing.” - AJConnect with us: www.instagram.com/sojosocietyBecome a member: www.sojoacademy.comSojo Academy is an ongoing membership for Christian women that provides a practical, streamlined, spiritual growth plan for every woman.
31. How to become a spiritual athlete
Jul 29 2022
31. How to become a spiritual athlete
Read the Full Show Notes + Freebies: www.sojohub.com/fruit031________________In today’s episode, Jen and AJ had a special talk about the LAST fruit of the Spirit: SELF-CONTROL:- How sports help explain this fruit of the spirit (Paul uses this earthly example of what's going on in the spiritual realm);- How we practice self-control; - The benefits of self-control;… and MUCH MORE! Spoiler Alert! Self-control requires effort on our part! But the grace of God is our provision to say no, to live self-controlled, to exercise discipline, and to do it every day. Remember: As we abide in Christ, and remain in the vine, these fruits are a result He produces. We don't strive for self-control or patience. We strive to abide in Christ.If you want to catch up on this series, here’s the guide for the Fruit of the Spirit series: www.sojohub.com/fruitseries________________Become a member: www.sojoacademy.comA community for Christian women that encourages Bible Study, fellowship, and creative worship. Follow us on Instagram: www.instagram.com/sojosociety________________We really hope this podcast series is helping you to understand and practice the fruits in your life! Leave us a review, and connect with us on Instagram, we would love your feedback! :) Connect with us: www.instagram.com/sojosocietyBecome a member: www.sojoacademy.comSojo Academy is an ongoing membership for Christian women that provides a practical, streamlined, spiritual growth plan for every woman.