Confessions Of A Crappy Christian Podcast

Confessions Of A Crappy Christian Podcast

www.confessionsofacrappychristian.com
Host Blake Guichet is a wife, mom, friend, business owner, and yes, a Crappy Christian. The podcast runs the gamut on topics, but the foundation is to talk about our weaknesses AND the things we’re really great at in order to point people back to Christ. Confessions of a Crappy Christian is all about peoples’ stories, boasting in our weaknesses and how Christ’s power is made perfect in those moments.


Bonnie Hirst: For When Your Faith is Tested
Dec 16 • 17 min
Listen in as your host Blake chats with Bonnie Hirst about her book Test of Faith: Surviving My Daughter’s Life Sentence, the story of her family navigating the legal system, questioning God’s faithfulness, & asking for help.
Happy Birthday Crappy Christian!
Dec 10 • 24 min
To celebrate the first birthday of the show, we turned the tables! This week, Blake is the one being interviewed by one of her best friends - Stephanie Lyles. Listen in as they look back on the first year of the podcast, highs, lows, and everything in…
51 Brian Dixon: For When You Need Your People
Dec 2 • 27 min
Listen in as your host Blake chats with Brian about starting with and serving your people, who your people actually are, and how to love them well.
50 Katie Hamilton: For When You Split Up
Nov 25 • 40 min
Listen in as your host Blake chats with Katie about her very public divorce and the fallout that resulted, what God taught her in that season, and her message for others walking through divorce.
49 Ashton Ober: For When You Love the Enneagram, Pt 2
Nov 18 • 32 min
Listen in as your host Blake chats with Ashton about the enneagram, how to find your type, the incredible resource it can serve as, and all those questions about the enneagram being “evil”.
48 Amy Brewer: For When You’re a Go-Er
Nov 11 • 24 min
Listen in as your host Blake chats with Amy about the different roles the body of Christ serves in as missions go-ers & senders.
47 Rebecca Hastings: For When You Need Reminding
Nov 4 • 35 min
Listen in as your host Blake chats with Rebecca Hastings about a different angle on hustle culture - what GOD says about who we are and what we’re worth. You can find Rebecca here!
46 Julie Lyles Carr: For When the Little Things Matter
Oct 28 • 39 min
Listen in as your host Blake Guichet chats with Julie Lyles Carr about her new study into the minor characters of the Bible, and the incredible ways the seemingly small things actually matter.
45 Mary Demuth: For When the Church Gets it Wrong
Oct 21 • 28 min
Listen in as your host Blake Guichet chats with Mary Demuth about her experiences of sexual trauma and the unfortunate ways the Church failed her, and all the ways she advocates for education so that we can better serve those who are suffering.
44 Lora Jones: For When You Have a Wounded Heart
Oct 14 • 32 min
Listen in as your host Blake chats with Lora about her incredible story of loss and redemption that’s she’s written into her new book, “Song of a Wounded Heart”.
43 Kerrah Fabacher: For When You Need Authenticity
Oct 7 • 43 min
Listen in as your host Blake chats with Kerrah about how we define authenticity, how we pursue it, and how to cultivate it.
42 Jess Connolly: For When You’re the Girl for the Job
Sep 30 • 34 min
Listen in as your host Blake chats with Jess about her new book You Are the Girl For the Job, fighting against the enemy’s lies with truth, and a little bit about mommy culture!
41 Malinda Fuller: For When You Need Obedience
Sep 23 • 37 min
Listen in as your host Blake chats with Malinda about her new book Obedience Over Hustle, the lies that hustle culture sells, and the beautiful freedom available to us in obedience.
40 Jeanette Tapley: For When You Don’t Believe In Yourself
Sep 16 • 36 min
Listen in as your host Blake chats with Jeanette about how to shake off doubt and fear and step into what God’s called you to, as well as what kind of people you need to have along for the journey.
39 Desirae Endres: For When You’re Minimalish
Sep 9 • 46 min
Listen in as your host Blake chats with Desire about her journey into realistic minimalism, how you can step into that space, and what the true heart behind minimalism is.
38 Stephanie Tait: For When You’re Suffering
Sep 2 • 44 min
Listen in as your host Blake chats with Stephanie about the experience of suffering, creating space for your own and others pain, some tools to walk through it well.
37 Sarah Martin: For When You Feel Stuck
Aug 26 • 39 min
Listen in as your host Blake chats with Sarah about that feeling of being stuck in a season, how God wants to be the one to help you move up and out, and some real life steps to do so.
36 Stefanie Gass: For When You Need to Know Your Worth
Aug 19 • 41 min
Listen in as your host Blake chats with Stefanie about where we’re putting our worth, that anything other than Jesus is going to leave you wrecked, and how to learn how to find your worth in Him.
35 Christa Hutchins: For When You’ve Got Goals
Aug 12 • 34 min
Listen in as your host Blake chats with Christ Hutchins about creating non-exhausting, healthy, Christi centered goals, how to rework and reframe the goals you have, and a special offer for Crappy Christian listeners!
34 Misty Phillip: For When You Need the Word
Aug 5 • 30 min
Listen in as your host Blake chats with Misty Phillip about overcoming struggle with the real and tangible goodness of God, how to use Scripture to point you back to truth, and claiming its promises over your life.
33 Jen Wise: For When You’re Self-Sufficient
Jul 29 • 28 min
Listen in as your host Blake chats with Jen Wise: author, theologian, & lover of color. Jen shares her wisdom about releasing ourselves from chaos and embracing rhythms of rest and wholeness with Christ, and how self-sufficiency isn’t all it’s cracked up…
32 Ashlie Bourgeois: For When You Love an Alcoholic
Jul 22 • 52 min
Listen in as your host Blake chats with Ashlie Bourgeois: wife, mother, and enneagram 7. Ashlie’s story of walking through addiction, relapses, separations, and restoration with her husband is a truly incredible journey that has truth and wisdom for…
31 Kelly Needham: For When Friendship is Hard
Jul 15 • 39 min
Listen in as your host Blake chats with Kelly Needham - wife, mom, and author of Friend-ish. We chat about what Christ-like friendship does and doesn’t look like and how to cultivate Biblical friendship in a world that doesn’t necessarily favor it.
Solo 04: Let’s Talk About Sex, Pt 4
Jul 8 • 23 min
Listen in as your host Blake answers your submitted questions about sex, purity, body image, & wraps up our four part series of Let’s Talk About Sex.
30 Daniel Fick: Let’s Talk About Sex, Pt. 3
Jul 1 • 60 min
Week three of Let’s Talk About Sex is with our first ever male guest, Daniel Fick. Daniel is a husband, father, and author who is sharing his story of lust, pornography, adultery, and redemption in Christ. This week we talk about all of those things, how…
29 Kirsten Kelly: Let’s Talk About Sex, Pt. 2
Jun 24 • 49 min
Week two of Let’s Talk About Sex is with Kirsten Kelly, wife, mama, and creator of Sacred Sexuality, a platform to get the conversation going about sex in Christian culture. This week we talk about our sexual pasts, purity culture, and how we can raise
28 Lexi Bozarth: Let’s Talk About Sex, Pt. 1
Jun 17 • 37 min
This week’s episode is less of an interview and more of a fun conversation between two friends talking about, you guessed it, sex. While keeping it clean and appropriate, we dive in to a conversation that the Church often shys away from armed with Gospel…
27 Kristin Funston: For When There’s More For Mom
Jun 10 • 28 min
Listen in as your host Blake chats with Kristin Funston - wife, mama, and author. Kristin encourages women in a way that is relatable and practical, with a healthy dose of humor. We chat about transitioning from a life of hardship into the whole and holy…
26 Heather Boersma: For When You’re in Pain
Jun 3 • 33 min
Listen in as your host Blake chats with Heather Boersma - a speaker, author, and life coach. We chat about the painful seasons that are inevitable in life, processing pain healthily, and how the church can show up in helping its members navigate emotional…
25 Adrienne Hochstetler: For When Your Friend Needs Help
May 27 • 37 min
Listen in as your host Blake chats with Adrienne Hochstetler - wife, mom, and podcaster over at the More Than Mom Podcast. We chat about the struggle with anxiety and really dive deep on being a friend to the people you love who struggle with mental…
24 Rebekah Buege: For When You Have a Body
May 20 • 51 min
Listen in as your host Blake chats with Rebekah Buege, a copywriter & body confidence coach who helps women of faith believe in their value beyond what other people think and focus on God’s plan for their lives. We chat about body image and love and how…
Solo Ep 03: In Re: Africa & the Hustle
May 13 • 17 min
Listen in as your host Blake shares about the things God has taught her in a whirlwind two week journey through drastically changed plans, using her words to fight for truth to win, and mental health along the way.
23 Brooke Sailer: For When You’re in Transition
May 6 • 35 min
Listen in as your host Blake with Brooke Sailer - creative thinker, writer, artist, and bestselling author of the book This Thing Called Home and it’s sequel: Homeless: Making Home Wherever We Go. We chat about being in a difficult, transitional season,…
22 Bailey Hurley: For When You Need Roots
Apr 29 • 35 min
Listen in as your host Blake with Bailey Hurley - a writer and speaker who invites women to creatively build rooted community in their corner of the world. We talk about building roots where you live, how to love your people well, and the barriers the…
21 Christie Purifoy: For When You Are A Placemaker
Apr 22 • 33 min
Listen in as your host Blake chats with Christie - a writer, mother, wife, and enneagram 4. In her new book, Christie shows readers what it means to be a placemaker, cultivating places of comfort, beauty, and peace. Our conversation challenges the idea of…
20 Lindsee Walker: For When You Go to War
Apr 15 • 34 min
Listen in as your host Blake chats with Lindsee Walker - single mom and creator of the incredible resource Find Wondrous Things. We chat about the truth about prayer, going to battle in your prayer life ,divorce, and declaring truth over our lives.
Solo Ep 02: Mental Health
Apr 8 • 19 min
Listen in as your host Blake talks mental health. She shares her personal story of struggle and victory, gets right up on her soapbox about medication and therapy, and gives you some real-life, tangible things that have made an impact on her walk through…
19 Rachel Gilliam - For When Life Feels Heavy
Apr 1 • 34 min
Listen in as your host Blake chats with Rachel Gilliam - social media marketer and enneagram 3 as they dive in on when life feels heavy. While the topic is serious, it’s so good and Rachel brings so much wisdom. We also jump into balancing our physical…
18 Rachael Kincaid - For When You Need to Get After Grateful
Mar 25 • 51 min
Listen in as your host Blake chats with Rachael Kincaid - mom, wife, nurse practitioner, & communicator of grace, freedom, and hard work. They about about the aggressive pursuit of gratitude, the impact that opening your home to others can have, and a…
17 Hailey Aliff: For When You (Or Someone You Love) Adopts
Mar 18 • 44 min
Listen in as your host Blake chats with Hailey Aliff - health enthusiast, birthworker, and childbirth educator. They talk about her story of adoption and faith and the incredible ways God has shown up and shown off is pretty. This episode isn’t just for…
16 Kara-Kae James: For When You Need to Mom Up
Mar 11 • 35 min
Listen in as your host Blake chats with Kara-Kae James - founder and Executive Director of Thrive Moms, mom of four, & pastor’s wife. They talk about her new book, Mom Up, and the four things she used to stop surviving motherhood and start thriving.
Solo Ep 01: Reclaiming Your Story
Mar 7 • 20 min
Today we’re doing things a little differently. For this episode, your host Blake is sharing her own story. It’s one of finding Christ on her own, even though she was raised in a Christian household, searching for acceptance, and finally learning that no…
15 Courtney Wilson: For When You’re Battling Lies
Mar 4 • 49 min
Listen in as your host Blake chats with Courtney Wilson - a millennial author, blogger and marketing strategist with a passion for leading leaders, developing dreams in this generation and helping others live out their God-given purpose. They embark on an…
14 Melanie Dale: For When Life’s Not Fair
Feb 25 • 33 min
Listen in as your host Blake chats with Melanie Dale - author, podcaster, & sci fi aficionado. They dive in on how life is typically pretty unfair, how to be a friend to someone who is walking through difficult seasons, and how God has really big…
13 Heather MacFayden: For When You Feel Alone
Feb 18 • 38 min
Listen in as your host Blake chats with Heather about the isolating nature of motherhood and what we can do to protect ourselves from the enemies attacks of loneliness. We also tackle hard working (& gone a lot) husbands, what the fall meant for marriage,…
12 Hannah Brencher: For When You’re Keeping Things in the Dark
Feb 11 • 48 min
Listen in as your host Blake chats with Hannah Brencher - a writer, TED speaker, and online educator with a heart for building leaders. They talk about the struggle to remain present in a world that is always telling us to chase more and about their…
11 Caroline Saunders: For When You Need Discipleship
Feb 4 • 34 min
Listen in as your host Blake chats with Caroline Saunders, a writer, mother, and advocate of uncoolness. They talk about the importance of real discipleship, the difference between discipleship and bible study, and how to step into this powerful…
10 KJ Ramsey: For When You Love the Enneagram
Jan 28 • 39 min
Listen in as your host Blake chats with KJ - a writer, therapist, & fellow Enneagram enthusiast. They talk about finding your type, mistyping as the wrong Enneagram number, their favorite things about learning about yourself, and how to learn more about…
09 Eryn Hall: For When You Need to Put Your Phone Down
Jan 21 • 28 min
Listen in as your host Blake chats with Eryn Hall - wife, mom, blogger, & status quo challenger when it comes to time on our phones. They talk about how addicted we are to technology & how we as moms can change the trajectory of our homes by saying no to…
08 Danielle Crawford: For When You Have To Wait
Jan 14 • 35 min
Listen in as your host Blake chats with Danielle Crawford - a police officer wife & kindergarten teacher & blogger who is openly walking through the struggle of infertility. They talk about her journey, the things people should never say to someone trying…
07 Erin Moon: For When You Wear a Lot of Hats
Jan 7 • 39 min
Listen in as your host Blake chats with Erin Moon - displaced Texan living in Alabama, COO of The Popcast Media Group, & approximately 100 other titles. They talk about being a woman who wears a lot of hats, the plates we need to be okay with dropping {&…
06 Katie Reid: For When You’re a Do-er
Jan 3 • 42 min
Listen in as your host Blake chats with Katie Reid - mother, wife, and author of Made Like Martha: Good New For the Woman Who Gets Stuff Done. They talk about being more of a Martha than a Mary, that maybe God created us that way, and that even Mary has a…
05 Holly Christine Hayes: For When You Need Help
Dec 27, 2018 • 46 min
Listen in as your host Blake chats with Holly Christine Hayes - an award winning author, a recovery ministry expert, and the founder and CEO of the Sanctuary project. They talk about her story of addiction & trafficking, her incredible journey to Jesus, &…
04 Angela Braniff: For When You’re a Mom On Instagram
Dec 20, 2018 • 38 min
Listen in as your host Blake chats with Angela Braniff - wife, mom of 7, & YouTuber. They talk about the balance of being a mother in the social media age, boundaries with our kids, and using your platform to further causes you’re passionate about. Find…
03 Shaundra Dalton-Smith: For When You Need Rest
Dec 13, 2018 • 29 min
Listen in as your host Blake Guichet chats with Dr. Dalton-Smith - internal medicine doctor, author, and rest expert. They talk about rest - that is is not an optional aspect of our lives, the different kinds of rest we need, and how to get there.
02 Jenn Prentice: For When You Don’t Feel Like Enough
Dec 10, 2018 • 61 min
Listen in as your host Blake Guichet chats with Jenn Prentice - mom, wife, college professor, & blogger. They talk about perfectionism, not feeling like enough, her past struggle with an eating disorder, & how God has been faithful to walk her to the…
01 Jeanette Tapley: For When You Feel Competitive
Dec 9, 2018 • 32 min
Listen in as your host Blake Guichet chats with her producer and fellow podcaster Jeanette Tapley about navigating a world that tells us we are each other’s competition. Jeanette is a wife, mother of 3, podcaster at It’s Time for Coffee, and the producer…
Teaser: Um, What Did You Call Me?
Oct 25, 2018 • 6 min
The very first episode of this podcast is a quick explanation of the (interesting) name as well as the heart and soul behind the show. Get to know a little bit about Blake, why she’s starting a podcast, calling herself a Crappy Christian, and so excited…