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Tales of Leadership and Life with Jo Saxton and Steph Williams
S02: Episode 30 - STIGMAS - Mental Illness
May 22 • 63 min
This week Steph chats to Chris Frank, a clinical counselor about mental illness, and the stigmas connected with them, especially within the church. Both Steph and Chris talk from personal experience about struggling against mental illness and…
S02: Episode 29 - STIGMAS - Strong Women Pt. 3
May 15 • 44 min
Living with stigmas is exhausting. The wondering if people support you in the role you are in can be incredibly tiring - like having too many apps running in the background at one time. In this final conversation about the stigmas…
S02: Episode 28 - Lead Voices: Jennie Allen
May 10 • 35 min
Jo and Steph talk the public and private life of leadership this week with Jennie Allen, founder of the If Gathering. Listen in to hear how God led Jennie to start the If Gathering, how she overcame doubts and fear as she stepped into…
S02: Episode 27: STIGMAS - Sharon Hodde Miller (Strong Women, Continued)
May 8 • 45 min
This Lead Voices episode sees Jo and Steph interviewing Sharon Hodde Miller, a mom, speaker, writer and who also has a PhD! Listen in to hear all about Sharon’s research into why evangelical women go into ministry and the steps we can…
S02: Episode 26 - STIGMAS - Strong Women
May 1 • 41 min
You spoke up and Jo and Steph respond by discussing the stigmas there are against strong women. Why is it that ‘assertive’ and ‘confident’ are desirable traits for men, but women with those same characteristics are often seen as threatening…
S02: Episode 25: Lead Voices - JR Rozko
Apr 26 • 27 min
JR Rosko from Canton, Ohio is Jo’s guest on Lead Voices. Listen in to hear how God has led JR to create a platform for voices of those who have been more marginalized traditionally, particularly through Missio Alliance, a space for missional…
S02: Episode 24: STIGMAS: The Stigmas of Jesus’ Day
Apr 24 • 38 min
Stigmas are things which mark people as inferior. Anything which disgraces, shames or brings disapproval on others is a stigma. It may be a stigma against a group of people, an individual or a circumstance, and it has alienating results. …
S02: Episode 23: Two Important Things
Apr 17 • 21 min
Jo and Steph have two important things to share with you today - and they want your help! Listen in to hear how you can join in with the 6K for water with or without coming to Minneapolis, and hear them announce their new series on ‘stigmas’ and…
S02: Episode 22: Lead Voices: Jenny Dyer
Apr 12 • 33 min
Jo chats with Jenny Dyer, executive director of Hope for Healing Hands based in Nashville, Tennessee. Listen in to find out what advocacy really means and how we as Christians can be advocates for the world’s poor. Find out what…
S02: Episode 21: Responding to God: Resurrection Life
Apr 10 • 34 min
Welcome to Holy Week! Without the resurrection, all of Jesus’ life (and ours!) would be meaningless. Resurrection is the power of the kingdom of God and it is available for us today, not just in the kingdom to come. This week Jo and…
S02: Episode 20: Responding to God: Community
Apr 3 • 33 min
The city was full of people and animals coming together to celebrate the Jewish feast of Passover. Jesus and his disciples are also celebrating but in the midst of the meal and the intensity of what is about to happen Jesus takes an opportunity…
S02: Episode 19: Responding to God: The Kingdom
Mar 27 • 46 min
When Jesus entered Jerusalem on a donkey many were hoping that he would bring political change and uproot the Romans. But God’s kingdom often looks like the opposite to what we expect - will we join God with what He is doing or will we quickly…
S01: Episode 18: Lead Voices: Natasha Sistrunk Robinson
Mar 22 • 35 min
In this Lead Voices podcast Jo and Steph chat with Natasha Sistrunk Robinson, the author of Mentor for Life: Finding Purpose through Intentional Discipleship (Zondervan, 2016). She intentionally serves as a credible witness of Christ’s…
S02: Episode 17: Responding to God - Our Stories
Mar 20 • 52 min
Once we have overcome barriers to responding to God, how do we actually discern what God is saying? What does that look like practically? This week Jo and Steph share their stories, answering questions such as: What are some of the ways God…
S02: Episode 16: Barriers to Responding to God
Mar 13 • 48 min
God is already moving and doing things in our lives, neighborhoods and world and He desires for us to meet Him in it. Can we recognize what He is doing and join Him in it? Jo and Steph embark on a new season during the season of Lent…
S02: Episode 15: Wilderness Revisited- Purpose in the Wilderness
Mar 6 • 29 min
What does it look like to experience purpose in the wilderness? This week Jo and Steph look at key men and women in the Bible who were given a calling and a promise and then for an extended period of time they recieved the exact opposite to…
S01: Episode 14: Lead Voices: Rachael Leman
Mar 2 • 37 min
In this episode Jo chats with Rachael Leman, the executive director for CARE, a worldwide movement dedicated to ending poverty. Their focus is on women and girls, recognizing that poverty will only be eradicated when there are equal rights for…
S02: Episode 13: Wilderness Revisited- Identity in the Wilderness
Feb 27 • 29 min
Identity is one of the areas God often puts a finger on during our wilderness seasons. We may suddenly find ourselves stripped of our identities or taking on an identity in an unhealthy way. Often wilderness seasons lead us back to the question:…
S02: Episode 12: Lead Voices: Tasha Morrison
Feb 22 • 29 min
Jo and Steph talk racial recognition, representation and reconciliation in today’s episode. Listen in to this fascinating and informative discussion on what true historical and biblical justice really looks like and why a diversity of faces in…
S02: Episode 11: Wilderness Revisited- Jesus in the Wilderness
Feb 20 • 32 min
Jesus has two significant experiences before His ministry begins - first His baptism and then He is driven into the wilderness by the Holy Spirit to be tempted by Satan. First he receives a declaration of love and approval from His Father before…
S02: Episode 10: Wilderness Revisited- Life in the Wilderness
Feb 13 • 28 min
Re-broadcast of Life in the Wilderness. The start of a new series of Life in the Wilderness, Jo and Steph discuss those times we all face but all would prefer not to - those desert times. They discuss what the wilderness may look like…
S02: Episode 9: Lead Voices - Amena Brown and Missi Burgess from Here For the Donuts Podcast
Feb 8 • 47 min
Jo and Steph chat with Amena and Missi from the ‘Hear for the Donuts’ podcast about using their voices - Amena as a traveling recording artist and Missi as a blogger, homeschool mom and midwife. Check out: http://www.amenabrown.com/…
S2: Episode 8: The Wilderness Revisited
Feb 6 • 40 min
So it turns out God had other plans! Although uncomfortable, going into the wilderness can be a place where we meet with God and are empowered by Him. Jo and Steph share why and how they felt God is leading them to revisit the wilderness and…
S2: Episode 7: Lead Voices - Nicole Bullock
Feb 1 • 45 min
Jo and Steph chat leadership and speaking with Nicole Bullock. Nicole leads a church called ‘Blue Oaks Covenant church’ in the Twin Cities but she is originally from inner-city Chicago. Listen in to hear what life was like for…
S2: Episode 6: Vision in Real Life - Our Stories
Jan 30 • 51 min
This week Jo and Steph interview each other about vision. Find out how hauling a 250lb television fits in with leadership and getting along and how Jo and Steph answer these questions: - How has vision played a role in your…
S02: Episode 5: Lead Voices - Efrem Smith
Jan 25 • 50 min
Steph is chatting with Efrem Smith about his role as President of ‘World Impact Incorporated’ and how his upbringing has impacted his calling to see reconciliation and unity within churches and communities currently divided along class, political…
S:02 Episode 4: Vision in Real Life
Jan 23 • 43 min
What is vision, how do we get it and how do we know if it is any good? Do you have vision for your life? After Steph shares some great, although unsolicited, dating advice, Jo and Steph share how vision is ‘a picture of what could be’ and…
S:02 Episode 3: Courageous Leadership - Live from Bethel Seminary
Jan 16 • 54 min
Courageous leaders lead with their whole hearts. Listen in as Jo and Steph answer questions live from Bethel Seminary. Questions include: 1) How do I authentically implement my own leadership style whilst also…
S:02 Episode 2: Hello, Goodbye 2017
Jan 9 • 62 min
Jo and Steph have been doing the ‘hello, goodbye’ process for years. In this podcast they vulnerably and candidly share their personal goodbyes and hellos from last year and for the coming year. Steph shares about how last year’s…
S:02 Episode 1: Hello, Goodbye - The Backstory
Jan 2 • 38 min
It’s 2017! Today Jo and Steph are chatting about what it looks like to be intentional with looking backwards at 2016 and saying ‘hello!’ to 2017. It is not too late for you to embrace the process! Saying goodbye to things in the previous…
Steph’s Favorite Episode Rebroadcast
Dec 29, 2016 • 36 min
Steph’s Favorite episode: Episode 36 - The Biggest Lies of Life on Mission God is doing things all around us and is inviting us to be on mission with Him on a daily basis in our everyday lives. There are, however, many lies we believe which hold us…
Jo’s Favorite Episode Rebroadcast
Dec 26, 2016 • 29 min
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S01: Episode 56: Looking Back at Lead Stories Season One
Dec 19, 2016 • 42 min
In this episode Jo and Steph review Lead Stories season 1. You may or may not hear them singing Mariah Carey as well as find out their favourite Christmas movies, favorite Lead Stories episodes this year and some ideas for Season 2. Also if you…
S01: Episode 55: Navigating Conflict In Times Of Tension
Dec 12, 2016 • 37 min
The holidays are coming and that means we often have lots of opportunities to navigate conflict in testing times! Jo and Steph share several practical ideas to empower us to manage tension, and to pursue healthy relationships with our loved ones….
S01: Episode 54: Lead Stories Live from The Sheridan Story - Q & A about Leading Through Change
Dec 5, 2016 • 48 min
Jo and Steph are answering questions from a live audience on leadership and life. Questions include: - What key questions or conversations should I have when I start working with a new boss? - What tips do you have on finishing well? - Is there a…
S01: Episode 53: Lead Stories Live from The Sheridan Story - Interview with Rob Williams
Nov 28, 2016 • 53 min
This week Jo and Steph are live from The Sheridan Story warehouse in Minneapolis, interviewing Rob Williams, the Executive director. After a call for help from a local school which had discovered children hoarding food on Fridays because of food…
S01: Episode 52: Becca Stevens Top 10 CNN Hero 2016
Nov 21, 2016 • 25 min
Working with survivors of trafficking, addiction and prostitution, Becca Stevens developed Thistlefarms social enterprise as a way to meet the economic needs of those women. The project began with a residential community of just 5 women and is…
S01: Episode 51: The Leader Behind the Scenes: With Amy Boucher-Pye
Nov 14, 2016 • 32 min
Meet Amy Boucher-Pye, an American writer and leader who lives in London, England. This week Jo chats with Amy about what leadership looks like for her and why she has found it hard to see herself as a leader at times. Amy shares about how God…
S01: Episode 50: The Leader Behind the Scenes: Rituals and Routines
Nov 7, 2016 • 46 min
Whether they are intentional or not, we all have routines and rituals in our lives. Positively or negatively, they shape our leadership, relationships and productivity. This week Jo and Steph discuss the rituals and routines they have…
S01: Episode 49: The Leader Behind the Scenes - Emotional Intelligence
Oct 31, 2016 • 45 min
When you meet a leader who is positive and patient you are meeting someone who has learned to be self-aware and manage their frustrations in a healthy way. This doesn’t happen automatically for most people - it is part of the work that goes on…
S01: Episode 48: The Leader Behind the Scenes - With Vivian Mabuni
Oct 25, 2016 • 23 min
In this episode Jo talks leadership behind the scenes with Vivian Mabuni, an Asian-American leader. They discuss cultural clashes in life and leadership, the differences between western and eastern styles of leadership, struggling against…
S01: Episode 47: The Leader Behind the Scenes - What Those I Lead Don’t Know: Part 2
Oct 17, 2016 • 54 min
When a photographer takes a photo there is a whole lot which is not included in that one snapshot. Leadership is just like that - what is seen by others is just one angle of that person’s life. This week it is Jo’s turn to answer the…
S01: Episode 46: The Leader Behind the Scenes- What Those I Lead Don’t Know: Part 1
Oct 10, 2016 • 49 min
Life as a leader is like an I-phone running lots of different apps: many things are going on but only one thing is seen at a time. Unfortunately (or sometimes fortunately?!) most people around us only get to see one or two of the things we have going…
S01: Episode 45: The Leader Behind the Scenes - With Raymond Blackledge
Oct 3, 2016 • 45 min
In this episode Steph talks leadership with Raymond Blackledge, a YMCA youth support program director, serving youth in the juvenile justice system. Talking from his experience working with leaders and vulnerable young people, Raymond shares…
S01: Episode 44: The Leader Behind the Scenes - Who Are Your People?
Sep 26, 2016 • 42 min
Leadership that is seen is just the tip of the iceberg of a leader’s life. To be people who thrive we need healthy foundations and we need other people to walk alongside us. Daniel, Shadrach, Meschach and Abednego’s are a powerful…
S01: Episode 43: Stepping Into A New Season- Accepting the Normal
Sep 19, 2016 • 30 min
When God’s people were dragged to Babylon as exiles, God told them to accept the new normal and prosper within it. (Jeremiah 29). ‘New normals’ mean that something has changed, whether good or bad, big or small. New normals are not…
S01: Episode 42: Stepping Into A New Season- Embracing Transition
Sep 5, 2016 • 28 min
Love it or hate it, transition happens to all of us - sometimes we are ready and waiting and at other times we struggle to embrace it. In this episode Jo and Steph look at the story of Martha and Mary in Luke 10:38-42 and discuss…
S01: Episode 41: Stepping Into a New Season- Preparation
Sep 5, 2016 • 26 min
It’s September and the physical seasons are changing and so it is a great opportunity to look at how we can prepare for and embrace new seasons well. In this podcast Jo and Steph discuss the 4 Rs of stepping into a new season: …
S01: Episode 40: Why Get Married?
Aug 29, 2016 • 45 min
In this episode Jo interrogates Steph and her new fiancé, JD, on your behalf, to find out all the things you want to know about their relationship and engagement! Tune in to find out LeadStories exclusives such as: Which online dating site…
S01: Episode 39: Mission In Everyday Work Life
Aug 22, 2016 • 44 min
We all have a contribution to make to society and to the kingdom of God - let’s use that as our definition of ‘work’ as we explore what Mission looks like in our everyday work. In Genesis 1:26-31 we see that God made the world and put us…
S01: Episode 38: The Good News In Every Day Life
Aug 15, 2016 • 37 min
Often the way the Good News is presented to others does not sound like good news! In this Episode Jo and Steph discuss how we can be and bring true Good News to others. In the Scripture (Isaiah 61) that Jesus quotes in Luke 4 we can…
S01: Episode 37: Mission In Everyday Life
Aug 8, 2016 • 40 min
God is pursuing the people around us and He invites us to join Him. Using Jesus’ practical instructions in Luke 10:1-9 we can discover who our ‘people of peace’ are and how we should respond to them, pronouncing His wholeness and freedom…
S01: Episode 36: The Biggest Lies of Life on Mission
Aug 1, 2016 • 35 min
God is doing things all around us and is inviting us to be on mission with Him on a daily basis in our everyday lives. There are, however, many lies we believe which hold us back from joining Him. Jo and Steph discuss 10 lies about life on…
S01: Episode 35: Calling
Jul 25, 2016 • 54 min
What is ‘calling’? How do we handle seasons where God seems silent about our calling? How do you step into what you think God is doing when all the doors keep closing? How does serving in insignificant roles make a difference to our callings? How…
S01: Episode 34: Relationships
Jul 18, 2016 • 65 min
What can I do if my partner is not at the same place spiritually as me? How can I thrive being single? How can churches encourage people to step out of gender roles and embrace their personal calling? What about conflicts? How can we build healthy…
Re-release S01:Episode 27: Diversity
Jul 14, 2016 • 26 min
Racism is a curse, but diversity is a gift. How can we embrace that gift in the areas of influence that God has given us? In this episode Jo and Steph discuss how we can seek out and pursue cultural diversity and the richness of…
S01: Episode 33: Soul Care with Christine Osgood
Jul 11, 2016 • 43 min
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S01: Episode 32: Spiritual Health
Jul 5, 2016 • 43 min
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S01: Episode 31: Relational Health
Jun 27, 2016 • 45 min
Follow Lead Stories Podcast to interact with Steph and Jo: Twitter: @LeadStoriesVox Instagram: @LeadStoriesPodcast Facebook: LeadStoriesPodcast Connect with Jo at: www.josaxton.com @josaxton Connect with Steph at: www.pastorsteph.com @pastorstephMPLS…
S01: Episode 30: Mental Health
Jun 20, 2016 • 37 min
Follow Lead Stories Podcast to interact with Steph and Jo: Twitter: @LeadStoriesVox Instagram: @LeadStoriesPodcast Facebook: LeadStoriesPodcast Connect with Jo at: www.josaxton.com @josaxton Connect with Steph at: www.pastorsteph.com @pastorstephMPLS…
S01: Episode 29: Holistic Health- Physical
Jun 13, 2016 • 32 min
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S01: Episode 28: Burn Out
May 30, 2016 • 23 min
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S01: Episode 27: Diversity
May 30, 2016 • 26 min
Racism is a curse, but diversity is a gift. How can we embrace that gift in the areas of influence that God has given us? In this episode Jo and Steph discuss how we can seek out and pursue cultural diversity and the richness of perspectives that…
S01: Episode 26: Stepping into Empowerment as a Woman Part 2
May 23, 2016 • 33 min
In part 2 of stepping into empowerment as a woman, Jo and Steph discuss 9 further ways to be intentional about embracing our callings. 5) Willingness to risk 6) embrace the season you are in and have the right expectations of the season…
S01: Episode 25: Stepping into Empowerment as a Woman Part 1
May 16, 2016 • 24 min
What does it mean to step into empowerment as a woman? This week Jo and Steph discuss 4 ways we can embrace our callings: 1) Embracing our identities and covenant relationship with God 2) Looking at where we have limited ourselves and made…
S01: Episode 24: Empowering Women
May 9, 2016 • 28 min
Many leaders are asking how they can empower women into their callings. Today Jo and Steph discuss 5 ways: 1) Look at the assumptions we already have 2) Ask, seek, knock 3) Consider viable vehicles of discipleship and training. 4) make it…
S01: Episode 23: Interview with Evelyn Sekajipo from The Underground Network
May 5, 2016 • 23 min
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S01: Episode 22: Interview with Keisha Polonio from The Underground Network
May 2, 2016 • 41 min
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S01: Episode 21: Finding Your Voice in Leadership
Apr 25, 2016 • 38 min
Today’s episode is a practical one - how can we prepare well and find our voice as we lead others when we need to speak up? How can we prepare for a small group or a PTA meeting or to give a talk and still do it within our own personalities? Jo and…
S1: Episode 20: Growing In Leadership
Apr 18, 2016 • 33 min
How can we grow in our leadership? What things can take us to the next level and how can we intentionally engage with them? In this episode, Jo and Steph discuss things that have enhanced and grown their leadership, from specific people,…
S01: Episode 19: Defining Leadership
Apr 11, 2016 • 42 min
In this episode Jo and Steph discuss leadership, starting with the definition of leadership being influence. Sharing from their own journeys into leadership, Jo and Steph highlight signposts on the way to realizing they were leaders and look at…
S01:E18: Talking Life
Apr 4, 2016 • 36 min
Find your voice: Registration and more info. Follow Lead Stories Podcast to interact with Steph and Jo: Twitter: @LeadStoriesVox Instagram: @LeadStoriesPodcast Facebook: LeadStoriesPodcast Connect with Jo at: www.josaxton.com @josaxton…
S01:E17: Resurrection in Everyday Life
Mar 28, 2016 • 20 min
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S01:E16: Journey To The Cross
Mar 21, 2016 • 21 min
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S01: Episode 15: The Cheers and Jeers of the Crowd
Mar 14, 2016 • 25 min
Video: Failure of Nerve Summary: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=RgdcljNV-Ew Follow Lead Stories Podcast to interact with Steph and Jo: Twitter: @LeadStoriesVox Instagram: @LeadStoriesPodcast Facebook: LeadStoriesPodcast Connect with Jo at:…
S01: Episode 14: Q&A Part 2
Mar 10, 2016 • 30 min
Continuing to answer your questions on life in the wilderness, Jo and Steph discuss the diversity of different wilderness seasons, from becoming parents to infertility, singleness, unemployment, sickness and church discord. What are ways to cope in…
S01: Episode 13: Q&A Part 1
Mar 7, 2016 • 25 min
Jo and Steph take some time to answer your questions relating to the wilderness. Questions this week include: What do you do when the wilderness is thrust upon you? What is the balance between accepting and rejecting the wilderness? How do you…
S01: Episode 12: Purpose in the Wilderness
Feb 29, 2016 • 28 min
What does it look like to experience purpose in the wilderness? This week Jo and Steph look at key men and women in the Bible who were given a calling and a promise and then for an extended period of time they recieved the exact opposite to…
S01: Episode 11: Interview With Steve Wiens
Feb 27, 2016 • 45 min
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S01: Episode 10: Identity in the Wilderness
Feb 22, 2016 • 29 min
Identity is one of the areas God often puts a finger on during our wilderness seasons. We may suddenly find ourselves stripped of our identities or taking on an identity in an unhealthy way. Often wilderness seasons lead us back to the question:…
S01: Episode 9: Jesus in The Wilderness
Feb 22, 2016 • 32 min
Jesus has two significant experiences before His ministry begins - first His baptism and then He is driven into the wilderness by the Holy Spirit to be tempted by Satan. First he receives a declaration of love and approval from His Father before…
S01: Episode 8: Life in the Wilderness
Feb 9, 2016 • 26 min
It is the beginning of Lent, a season where the church has traditionally laid aside things in order to create space for God. The start of a new series of Life in the Wilderness, Jo and Steph discuss those times we all face but all would prefer not to…
S01: Episode 7: Leaders on Mission
Feb 1, 2016 • 27 min
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S01: Episode 6: Leaders and Investing in Others
Jan 25, 2016 • 30 min
Jo and Steph continue on in part two of three episodes on the topic of leadership. The focus for this episode is on how leaders must look for those who will invest in them as well as live intentionally to invest in others. Who is investing in you? Who…
S01: Episode 5: Gwen Adams from Priceless Alaska
Jan 20, 2016 • 29 min
In this episode, Steph has the opportunity to interview a friend of her and Jo named Gwen Adams. She is the executive director of a ministry called Priceless that helps to rescue women from sex trafficking in Anchorage. To learn more go to:…
S01: Episode 4: Leaders and Their Walk With God
Jan 18, 2016 • 28 min
Jo and Steph begin part one of three conversations on Leadership. The focus for this episode is on how deeply leaders must rely on their relationship with God if they are going to lead out in Kingdom ways. They ponder the questions: How do leaders…
S01: Episode 3 Hello 2016 - Goodbye 2015 (Pt.2)
Jan 11, 2016 • 27 min
A new year is a chance to step into new invitations that God has for each of us. It’s time to say “hello” to 2016. To do that, we may need to say “goodbye” to some things that God is inviting us to let go of and leave in 2015. Jo and Steph discuss…
S01: Episode 2: Hello 2016 - Goodbye 2015 (Pt.1)
Jan 3, 2016 • 24 min
Jo and Steph discuss stepping into a new year with God’s purposes and direction.
S01: Episode 1: Introductions
Dec 29, 2015 • 20 min
Getting to know Jo and Steph