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Letting the Control-Freak Rest with Jennifer Phillips

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Jennifer Phillips is a blogger and author. She is an adoptive parent to a loving little girl she and her husband affectionately named Lucy.  A psychology graduate of Samford University (Birmingham, Alabama), she served as executive director for the local Sav-A-Life, a national network of crisis pregnancy centers. Past works include 30 Days of Hope for Adoptive Parents and Bringing Lucy HomeUnhitching from the Crazy Train: Finding Rest in a World You Can’t Control is her most recent work. It is a collaborative effort with Christian counselor, Julie Sparkman.



What We Explore in this Episode:

  • An Overachieving Young Girl
  • First Meeting Julie Sparkman at a Difficult Time of Life
  • Role vs. Responsibility
  • My Picture vs. God’s picture
  • Working Hard Freely with Less Anxiety
  • When Your Good Theology and Thinking
  • The Crazy Train of Moving from Australia to the U.S.
  • When Your Kids Won’t Bow Down to Your Idols


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