Learning Little Lessons

Learning Little Lessons

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The Learning Little Lessons podcast is where we talk about the little lessons God is teaching us. Learning how to fill up on Jesus, so we can pour out to others. All the while bringing Him more glory. Grab a salted-carmel hot cocoa (my favorite), put your feet up …. okay, okay, I know all that sounds blissful, but reality is you got work to do … so what ever you’re doing put in those headphones and let’s tune it all out and have a chat.


Trusting God — Sister Share Online
Mar 21 • 16 min
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God’s Timing is Perfect
Mar 21 • 29 min
Special Sister Share Online Episode… featuring three stories of God showing up in the perfect timing. These stories are from Sue Weaver, Larisa Maibach, and Jill Welti —- Send in a voice message: https://anchor.fm/trudie-schar/message
26. Take Two. Five little lessons about marriage
Feb 28 • 14 min
Marriage is such a learning process. I don’t think I’ll ever have it all figured out. This episode I share five little things I’ve been learning. 1. Team. 2. Be a Student of your spouse. 3. Intimacy is glue. 4. Go to bed angry sometimes. 5. The enemy is…
25. Coming Alongside Our Children
Feb 21 • 18 min
Join me, as Kira and Kenzie from Alongside Them, chat about discipling our children. We talk about what discipling looks like, why it’s important, and how to go about doing it. —- Send in a voice message: https://anchor.fm/trudie-schar/message
24. Dealing With Difficult People. Boundaries; part 3 of 3. With Podcast Guest Erica Steffen
Feb 5 • 17 min
In episode two of our series on Boundaries we talked about lots of practical things. In episode three Erica shares some advice she learned that helps us deal with these difficult people. We chat about what to do if you are struggling with the first steps…
23. Dealing with Difficult People; Boundaries. Part 2 of 3. With Podcast Guest Erica Steffen
Jan 29 • 21 min
Last week we chatted about trash dumping neighbors… this week Erica and I are putting some words to this analogy. We paint some pictures of what this looks like in real life. We add some feeling words to how it feels when our boundaries are violated.…
22. Dealing With Difficult People; Boundaries Part 1 of 3. With Podcast guest Erica Steffen
Jan 22 • 16 min
How do you love people that are a negative force in your life?? The answer to that question really begins with learning about boundaries. My friend, Erica Steffen and I sat down and chatted about Boundaries. We talk about the book by Dr Henry Cloud and…
21. Because You Ask Not
Jan 18 • 16 min
What have you been asking God? Have you really asked or are you whining? What do you actually want? I chat about some lessons I’m learning about asking and know what I really want. And then, what am I really doing about it. Is my everyday life pointing to…
20. The value of the elderly with podcast guest Isabel Tom
Jan 8 • 23 min
Isabel Tom came on the show to talk about one of her great passions, the elderly. Isabel is the author of the soon to be released book “The Value of Wrinkles” During the show we chat about all things elderly; their value, the lessons we can learn by…
19. Soul care; health, happiness, and Heaven
Jan 5 • 15 min
This week on the podcast I’m chatting about an idea my friend Becky thought of. It’s about Soul Care; a 30 day focus on Health, Happiness, and Heaven. I think this idea is something that could really work for you! It sure has helped me. Listen to the…
18. Women of the Christmas Story
Dec 23, 2019 • 15 min
Have you thought about the women found in the Christmas Story? In this episode I chat about these seven women. I share what lesson stuck out to me most in each story. I also share three ways that you and I are called to be a part of the great Christmas…
17. Clinging to Hope in the Lord
Dec 23, 2019 • 9 min
I have a short little podcast episode for you. Its a honest chat about last week and some mistakes I made. And what I learned about hoping in the Lord. —- Send in a voice message: https://anchor.fm/trudie-schar/message
16. Making new pathways - practically speaking
Dec 3, 2019 • 14 min
Last week we were chatting about making new brain pathways… this week I wanted to show you what this has looked like in the past for me. Practically. Picture a stack of sticky notes. Putting Truth in our brain in a very intentional, almost elementary way.…
15. New Brain Pathways
Nov 27, 2019 • 11 min
It’s thanksgiving. We are thinking about everything we are thankful for. We are talking about it with our kids. We are making our lists. We all know we should be thankful all year. We’ve heard it. Yet can we talk about the opposite? Can we talk a moment…
14. The ACTS prayer method {with podcast guest Darcy Schock}
Nov 17, 2019 • 15 min
I’m excited to have Darcy join me on the podcast agian! This week we are chatting about the ACTS method of prayer. What ACTS stands for and how this can help focus your prayer life. I get a little geeky and talk about how Nehemiah prayed this method. —-…
13. Prayer Journaling - With podcast guest Darcy Schock
Nov 10, 2019 • 18 min
Darcy and I sit down to chat about prayer journaling. We chat about how reading Psalms is peeking into someone’s prayer journal, why she started prayer journaling, and 5 benefits she’s found by keeping a prayer journal. Run to her website to check out the…
12. When Motherhood Feels Like a Wilderness; part four. Worship
Nov 1, 2019 • 10 min
This episode is the last of the four part series on “When Motherhood Feels Like a Wilderness” We are chatting about why Moses would do a thing like leading 4.5 million grumbling kids through a wilderness… (contrary to possible belief, it was NOT so his…
11. When Motherhood Feels Like a Wilderness; part three. What’s the Point?
Oct 22, 2019 • 17 min
As Moses led 4.5 people through the wilderness I wonder how often he asked himself; What’s the point of all this work I’m doing? As a mom, I hate to admit it but I used to often wonder the same thing… What’s the point of doing all this work I’m doing for…
10 When Motherhood feels like a wilderness: part two Moses and Mama and the calling they didn’t want
Oct 15, 2019 • 12 min
Have you ever found yourself some where you never thought you’d be? Found yourself doing something you didn’t ever dream of … or never wanted to do. Perhaps it’s you wanted children and didn’t get them, perhaps it’s a job you didnt want and you have it…
09. When Motherhood Feels Like a Wilderness; Part 1
Oct 8, 2019 • 7 min
This episode is part one of the new four week podcast series, titled “When Motherhood Feels Like a Wilderness” Go take a listen. And I’d LOVE to know… can you relate? —- Send in a voice message: https://anchor.fm/trudie-schar/message
08. Wilderness Seasons - With Podcast Guest Kara Stoller
Sep 30, 2019 • 22 min
I am so excited to share this podcast episode with you! My friend Kara, joined me this week! We are chatting about Wilderness Seasons. They can be tough (those seasons that God says stay… and really all you want to do is run.) Kara’s been through a…
07. Decisions That We Question
Sep 23, 2019 • 13 min
Do ever have times when it’s hard to make a decision? When it starts going rough do you ever start questioning a decision you just made? Today’s podcast we are chatting about those decisions. I’m sharing four things I’ve been learning about making…
Empty Girl
Sep 19, 2019 • 38 min
Empty Girl was a talk I gave at Homeschool Mom’s Night Out - March 2019 - Based on the story of the Empty Girl in John 4. —- Send in a voice message: https://anchor.fm/trudie-schar/message
06. Who are you really?
Sep 16, 2019 • 9 min
When I remember who I am, what I was made for, and who I was made to serve; I don’t need to step on any of the other “scales” I might try to measure myself on. When my realtionship with Jesus is strong, the other scales fade. Be sure to grab the free…
05. The Bathroom Scale is Not My Friend
Sep 16, 2019 • 12 min
My bathroom scale and I are not getting along … But while fighting it I learned a little lesson. A lesson about the other “scales” I sometimes step on. You know, those places I try to measure my value and worth against. Stepping on those scales, I don’t…
04. Why Learning Little Lesssons
Sep 16, 2019 • 14 min
I’m a private person. {INFJ personality} I’d rather talk about you, then to share what’s going on inside my heart. Yet somedays God pushes me out of that comfort zone and says share. That’s today. • • • So here’s a little about my story {don’t worry, it’s…
03. End of Summer Regrets
Sep 16, 2019 • 10 min
For a lot of people this week marks the beginning of school… the end of summer. Sniff sniff! Today LearningLittleLessons Podcast Episode 3 is live. We are talking about end of the summer regrets. And how Paul sent a letter that he…
02. Just Washing Nets
Sep 16, 2019 • 14 min
I’ve been thinking about doing that stuff right in front of me. Then I stumbled upon Luke 5. It’s the story of Simon(Peter) washing nets. Just washing a net. What a life. {Kinda reminds of myself leaning over the sink washing dishes. } Today on the…
01. Tomorrow’s Dreams
Sep 16, 2019 • 12 min
Is there a big dream you’ve been staring at? Do you ever zone in on that dream … and nearly end up missing the little joys right in front of you? In today’s episode I talk about a big dream of mine and the lesson I learned about the best way to prepare…