Practical Points for Life

Practical Points for Life
Practical points for mental, emotional, & relational health in Christ.

Lifestyles of the Saved & Sane: Time Management
Jan 17 • 22 min
Julie & Scott discuss managing our time to meaningfully glorify God with our lives.
Word of Hope sermon: DREAM BIG-Why I’m sending $100 to Mark Umfleet
Jan 12 • 45 min
Part 2 in the Circle Maker series - Big Dreams please God!
Lifestyles of the Saved & Sane: Having a Healthy Mindset
Jan 10 • 11 min
Changing not just what we think about but how we think can change our lives to be more successful & more glorifying to God.
Word of Hope sermon: Drawing the Circle
Jan 5 • 53 min
Scott launches the series “The Circle Maker” corresponding to the book by Mark Batterson
Lifestyles of the Saved and Sane: New Year, New You!
Jan 3 • 22 min
Julie & Scott discuss the new creation that Christ has made in us & how to positively grow toward that new person in everyday life.
Word of Hope sermon: 2020 Vision for Your Family
Dec 29, 2019 • 46 min
God wants to do a new thing your life & family!
Lifestyles of the Saved and Sane: 2020 Vision
Dec 27, 2019 • 24 min
Julie & Scott talk about getting a new vision for your life and family
Word of Hope sermon: Ready for Company
Dec 22, 2019 • 50 min
Making room for Christ in your heart.
Lifestyles of the Saved and Sane: Hustle & Bustle
Dec 20, 2019 • 24 min
Scott & Julie talk about coping with the stress & busyness of the holidays.
Word of Hope sermon: Hustle & Bustle
Dec 15, 2019 • 43 min
Let the peace of Christ rule in your heart so it can rule in your home
Word of Hope sermon: All in the Family
Dec 8, 2019 • 45 min
Our connection to our Forever Family affects our connection to our Heavenly Father
Word of Hope sermon: Eternally Grateful
Nov 24, 2019 • 42 min
5 reasons we will be thankful forever
Lifestyles of the Saved and Sane: Avoiding Family Collisions
Nov 22, 2019 • 19 min
Julie, Scott & Pat explore how to make family gatherings more positive.
Lifestyles of the Saved and Sane: The Power of Living with Gratitude
Nov 13, 2019 • 10 min
Julie Norwood & Scott Wiley unpack the benefits & power of always having a grateful heart.
Word of Hope sermon: Grateful for Heroes
Nov 10, 2019 • 44 min
Scott explained why it is important to be grateful for our Veterans
Lifestyles of the Saved and Sane: Grateful for Heroes
Nov 8, 2019 • 12 min
Scott Wiley & Julie Norwood honor our Veterans discuss why we should be grateful for them
Word of Hope sermon: The Power of Gratitude
Nov 5, 2019 • 28 min
The first in the series called Grati ‘Tude - Four things grateful people don’t do & how to change our attitude to be more grateful.
Word of Hope sermon: A Ghost Story
Oct 27, 2019 • 47 min
The Holy Spirit is the power of Christ in you life.
Lifestyles of the Saved and Sane: Parenting the Cellphone Generation
Oct 25, 2019 • 21 min
Julie Norwood & Scott Wiley discuss commonsense practices for parenting kids connected to technology.
Screen Time & Kids 3: Some Guidelines
Oct 24, 2019 • 8 min
Scott suggests several guidelines for families with kids and cellphones.
Screen Time & Kids: The Bible
Oct 22, 2019 • 15 min
Scott unpacks three principles from the Bible that help parents guide their children in the use of electronic devices.
Screen Time & Kids 1: The Research
Oct 21, 2019 • 7 min
Scott gives an overview of conclusions drawn from research into the effects of electronic media use on child development & behavior.
Word of Hope sermon: Vampires Suck
Oct 20, 2019 • 39 min
Sin is lick a vampire suck the lifeblood out you.
Lifestyles of the Saved and Sane Oct 26 trailer
Oct 18, 2019 • 0 min
Quick Lifestyles promo for Oct 26 - Parenting the Cellphone Generation
Lifestyles of the Saved and Sane: Wake Up!
Oct 18, 2019 • 19 min
Julie Norwood and SCOTT talk about living a life that is spiritually alert and awake. Breaking away from robotic zombie like living to tune in to what God is doing in our lives and being spiritually alert.
Sermon at Word of Hope: Escape from Zombieland
Oct 13, 2019 • 50 min
A sermon about true, biblical hope.
Lifestyles of the Saved and Sane: The Power of Giving
Oct 11, 2019 • 27 min
Julie Norwood and Scott Wiley discuss how a generous lifestyle affects us spiritually and psychologically.
The Power of Hope 4: How do you regain hope?
Oct 10, 2019 • 10 min
Scott lays out the three things you can know and believe about God, yourself, and your destiny to find hope.
The Power of Hope 3: What happens when you have hope?
Oct 9, 2019 • 5 min
When you have hope, you can recover from any and every setback or catastrophe.
The Power of Hope 2: What happens when you lose hope?
Oct 8, 2019 • 6 min
There are two kinds of survivors in the wake of a hurricane: those who hold on to hope & those who lose hope. Losing hope makes a person into a psychological victim. Their attitudes toward the past, present & future keep them stuck.
The Power of Hope 1: What is Biblical Hope?
Oct 7, 2019 • 6 min
Biblical Hope is more than just wishing.
2019-10-06 sermon at Word of Hope: Monsters Under the Bed
Oct 6, 2019 • 40 min
Philippians 4 gives three key changes that bring the peace of God that transcends all understanding.
Lifestyles of the Saved and Sane: Monsters Inc - overcoming fear through Christ
Oct 4, 2019 • 22 min
Julie Norwood & Scott Wiley discuss fear & anxiety with a look at Philippians 4:4-8
2019-10-03 Beating Fear through Christ 4: Think Whatever…
Oct 3, 2019 • 6 min
Scott finishes this 4-part series on beating fear and anxiety through Christ with a look at Philippians 4 and how to change our thinking.
2019-10-02 Beating Fear through Christ 3: Rejoice Continually
Oct 3, 2019 • 6 min
Scott opens Philippians 4 to see how to change our method of dealing with fear & anxiety.
2019-09-30 Beating Fear through Christ: Fear God Alone
Oct 1, 2019 • 7 min
Scott begins to unpack Philippians 4:4-8 as a prescription for beating fear & anxiety. This episode addresses how fear of God overshadows all other fears.
Beating Fear through Christ 1: Fear hurts
Sep 30, 2019 • 1 min
Scott opens this week of discussions about fear and anxiety by looking at the damage that controlling fear can bring.
Lifestyles of the Saved & Sane 2019-09-27 Beautiful Boundaries 2
Sep 27, 2019 • 16 min
Scott Wiley & Julie Norwood discuss more about boundaries, how they improve relationships and how to enforce them.
Beautiful Boundaries 8: Enforcing Your Boundaries
Sep 26, 2019 • 10 min
Scott shares some guidance on how enact good boundaries.
Beautiful Boundaries 7: How do I set good boundaries?
Sep 25, 2019 • 9 min
Scott explains that setting good boundaries begins with clarifying them for yourself, then setting the right tone in speaking them to others.
Beautiful Boundaries 6: Are my Boundaries getting violated?
Sep 24, 2019 • 7 min
Scott unpacks 5 types of boundary violators and gives a brief description of healthy boundaries.
Beautiful Boundaries 5: Are Boundaries Biblical?
Sep 23, 2019 • 6 min
Scott clarifies how appropriate Boundaries are biblical and how Jesus demonstrated them for us.
Lifestyles of the Saved and Sane 2019-09-20: Beautiful Boundaries 1
Sep 20, 2019 • 22 min
Scott Wiley & Julie Norwood talk about boundaries and the freedom they bring. They dive into how to clarify and express your boundaries in this first part of a two-part series on the radio show “Lifestyles of the Saved and Sane” on 97.9 The Breeze in the…
Beautiful Boundaries 4: Self-Boundaries
Sep 19, 2019 • 8 min
To the extent you are able to have healthy boundaries on yourself, you will be able to have healthy boundaries with others. Scott unpacks three areas to strive for good self- boundaries: your thoughts, words, & emotions.
Beautiful Boundaries 3: What’s inside my Boundaries?
Sep 18, 2019 • 7 min
Christian mental health counselor Scott Wiley describes what is inside and outside our boundaries. Knowing the difference helps you to establish healthy boundaries for greater happiness and better relationships.
Beautiful Boundaries 2: 3 things Boundaries do
Sep 17, 2019 • 8 min
Boundaries help us differentiate from others, define responsibilities & preserve autonomy.
Beautiful Boundaries 1
Sep 16, 2019 • 5 min
This very first podcast introduces the idea of boundaries for successful living.
Lifestyles of the Saved & Sane 2019/09/12
Sep 13, 2019 • 9 min
Falling into God’s Grace
Practical Christian Counseling podcast trailer
Sep 12, 2019 • 1 min
A short preview of the Practical Christian Counseling