Bold Living is a weekly talk show meant to approach life with grace and grit in order to challenge, encourage, equip and propel listeners towards bolder choices! Each week Diane discusses a topic that encourages people to add vivid boldness to every area of their life. Energetic, informative guests round out the conversation. Listeners may tune in to KPXQ 1360 AM Saturdays at 11:05 AM (MST) or visit DianeMarkins.com to hear podcasts any time. They will also find blog posts with great tips, inspiration and resources. Check it out and Be your bold self!
Pamela was already working in ministry for more than ten years when she literally died and was revived through defibrillation. It’s an amazing story that can be heard in part on her web site at blessyourheartcampaign.com
Erin Campbell joins me to talk about the transformational power of Christ. She knows first-hand! "Alcoholic Atheist Transformed" by God's love.
Being a happy wife has a lot more to do with belief than circumstances. That’s good news! It means you can work from the inside out to produce more happiness and joy in your life. Maybe you’re thinking, “You don’t understand. I just wasn’t born a happy person.” I do agree that some people are wired with sunnier dispositions than others.
I have never experienced an encounter with God in which there was an audible voice, a thundering from heaven, a burning bush, or a rushing wind. It was usually a still small voice that gave me an inner peace, a loving rebuke that changed my ways, the written Word of God that pierced my heart, or a sense of calling and direction that wouldn’t let me be until I followed.
After nearly every relationship recoiled on me, as friends became enemies, I shut down. Sometimes I couldn’t make myself wake up. My bed became a haven from the peril of people. Thankfully, my husband saw this and started making me interact with people. I didn’t want to...
Satan’s purpose and passion is to profane the name of the Lord. He has at the core of his being the desire to destroy God’s reputation. Just as he did with Eve in the beginning, Satan works his way into the hearts and minds of God’s children. For when he can steal her testimony, kill her joy and destroy her spirit, Satan profanes the name of the Lord.
Repeat after me…People pleasing isn’t pleasing. Am I the only one who struggles with the propensity to please others? We tell ourselves, you can’t please all the people all the time. Yet those of us, who tend to look for security in the affirmation of others, know how easily we are distracted when someone expresses their dissatisfaction with our performance. And for us moms who people please, there is a real danger of raising our children for what others think.