Loving God. Loving People.

Sun Valley Community Church

Welcome to the Loving God, Loving people podcast. A podcast where we dig deeper into what it looks like to live a life where in the end, all that matters is God and people. Each week, we will have candid and authentic conversations about how every day brings a fresh beginning, and that the best is yet to come as we work together to help fulfill the mission that Jesus has given us. read less
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Episodes

#177 - How to Practice Rest in a Hustle Culture
Jun 10 2024
#177 - How to Practice Rest in a Hustle Culture
In this episode, Chad and Robert discuss the challenge of finding rest in a culture obsessed with busyness and achievement. The Bible doesn't just suggest rest, but it commands it, highlighting how crucial it is to our spiritual and personal health. They share insights on creating a life rhythm that allows for rest, despite societal pressures to constantly achieve more, reminding us that true contentment comes from aligning with God's pace rather than the world's hustle.Subscribe to receive our latest videos!Website: https://www.sunvalleycc.com/Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/sunvalleycc/Instagram: https://www.instagram.com/sunvalleycc/Tiktok: https://www.tiktok.com/@sunvalleyccTo support Sun Valley and help us continue to reach people all around the world click here: https://www.sunvalleycc.com/givingGod loves you no matter who you are, what you’ve done, or what’s been done to you. This is the vision of Sun Valley Community Church, led by Pastor Chad Moore and based in Gilbert, AZ with multiple locations throughout the Phoenix valley.Chapters:00:00:00 - The Importance of Personal Growth00:03:17 - The Rhythm of Balance00:06:18 - The Illusion of Time-saving Devices00:09:36 - The Importance of Being and Resting00:13:02 - Filling Your Soul: Being Outdoors and Disconnecting from Electronics00:16:22 - Becoming a Better Person00:19:55 - The Importance of Practicing the Way of Jesus00:22:54 - Finding Rest and Restoration00:26:16 - Finding Balance and Enjoyment in Life
#176 - The Power of Forgiveness in Relationships (with Dr. Don and Renee Worcester)
Jun 4 2024
#176 - The Power of Forgiveness in Relationships (with Dr. Don and Renee Worcester)
Robert WatsonIn this episode, Dr. Don and Renee dive into the healing effects of confession and forgiveness in relationships, sharing their "all-in" mentality. With their experienced backgrounds in counseling and spiritual coaching, they share practical tips from their story, showing how letting your guard down and using the right tools can genuinely enrich relationships in a real, close, and lasting way.https://donandrenee.com/Subscribe to receive our latest videos!Website: https://www.sunvalleycc.com/Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/sunvalleycc/Instagram: https://www.instagram.com/sunvalleycc/Tiktok: https://www.tiktok.com/@sunvalleyccTo support Sun Valley and help us continue to reach people all around the world click here: https://www.sunvalleycc.com/givingGod loves you no matter who you are, what you’ve done, or what’s been done to you. This is the vision of Sun Valley Community Church, led by Pastor Chad Moore and based in Gilbert, AZ with multiple locations throughout the Phoenix valley.Chapters:00:00:00 - Openness and Vulnerability in Relationships00:04:27 - The Power of Forgiveness in Relationships00:08:54 - Building Intimacy and Overcoming Self-Protection00:13:38 - Breaking Through the Imagination Barrier00:18:12 - The Power of Vulnerability and Forgiveness00:22:57 - Reflection and Repentance in Relationships00:27:51 - Openness and Forgiveness00:32:19 - Releasing Forgiveness00:36:50 - Loving Ourselves
#175 - How to Have Difficult Conversations with Your Children (with Dr. Dayna Harris)
May 28 2024
#175 - How to Have Difficult Conversations with Your Children (with Dr. Dayna Harris)
This week, Robert sits down with child psychologist, Dr. Dayna Harris to explore the challenges parents face in having tough conversations with their children. Dayna shares her insights on the timing and approach for discussing sensitive topics like dating, global tragedies, and maintaining mental health in a social media-driven age. Following these practical steps, we can have open dialogue with our children and fill in gaps of fear or confusion with trust.Subscribe to receive our latest videos!Website: https://www.sunvalleycc.com/Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/sunvalleycc/Instagram: https://www.instagram.com/sunvalleycc/Tiktok: https://www.tiktok.com/@sunvalleyccTo support Sun Valley and help us continue to reach people all around the world click here: https://www.sunvalleycc.com/givingGod loves you no matter who you are, what you’ve done, or what’s been done to you. This is the vision of Sun Valley Community Church, led by Pastor Chad Moore and based in Gilbert, AZ with multiple locations throughout the Phoenix valley.Chapters:00:00:00 - Teaching Kids Important Conversations00:03:15 - Talking to our Children about Difficult Topics00:06:28 - Giving our children the truth00:09:59 - Teaching Self-Control00:13:21 - Conversations with Kids about Their Emotions00:16:42 - The Value of Family Time00:19:59 - The Consequences of Our Choices00:23:24 - Breaking Generational Sin00:26:57 - Taking Responsibility for Conversations with Children
#173 - Finding Purpose in Brokenness (with Chris Simning)
May 14 2024
#173 - Finding Purpose in Brokenness (with Chris Simning)
In this episode, we're joined by guest Chris Simning who shares his inspiring journey of overcoming a rare muscle nerve disease and how his faith has deepened through his struggles. Chris emphasizes the importance of appreciating small blessings and finding strength in God's presence, encouraging us to shift our focus from personal challenges to the beauty in everyday moments. Through his story, Chris illustrates how embracing brokenness can lead to a profound understanding of God's love and purpose.https://www.chrissimning.com/Subscribe to receive our latest videos!Website: https://www.sunvalleycc.com/Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/sunvalleycc/Instagram: https://www.instagram.com/sunvalleycc/Tiktok: https://www.tiktok.com/@sunvalleyccTo support Sun Valley and help us continue to reach people all around the world click here: https://www.sunvalleycc.com/givingGod loves you no matter who you are, what you’ve done, or what’s been done to you. This is the vision of Sun Valley Community Church, led by Pastor Chad Moore and based in Gilbert, AZ with multiple locations throughout the Phoenix valley.Chapters:00:00:00 - Finding Blessings in Small Things00:03:04 - A Life-Changing Diagnosis00:06:08 - Finding Purpose in Brokenness00:09:07 - Speaking from the Heart00:12:12 - The Process of Learning and Growing00:15:19 - Learning to be and finding rest00:18:13 - Appreciating the Small Things in Life00:21:04 - Finding Blessings in Small Things00:24:13 - Appreciating the Small Things