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Faith Over Fear

with Jennifer Slattery and Tara Rye

The Courage to Stop Powering Through and Start Resting – Ep. 29

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It can feel tempting to respond to challenges with increased energy. If only we try harder and work longer or faster, than we’d conquer our challenges and whatever is escalating our anxiety. But Scripture tells us peace comes through resting in the One who holds our world in His hands.

In this episode, Jennifer Slattery, Tara Rye, and Tiffany Jones discuss the importance of taking time to simply sit in God’s presence. Learning to rest takes practice and intentionality but it may be one of the greatest ways we can actively fight our fears.

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Group Discussion Questions:
1. What resonated with you most in today’s episode and why?
2. What tends to be your first response when you feel anxious or face a challenge?
3. What typically makes it challenging to rest?
4. What are some ways you keep your prayer life fresh?
5. When you’re anxious, how often do you ask Jesus to show you what you need most in that moment?
6. What do you tend to think of when you think of a Sabbath?
7. What are some ways you feed your soul?
8. How does or has spending time in nature helped to bring you peace?
9. How does or has spending time in nature helped you experience God?
10. How might seeking help or guidance from a counselor help a person battle their fears?

Episode Image Credit: Getty/Malte Mueller
November 17, 2020
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Jennifer Slattery is an author, speaker, and ministry leader passionate about helping God's children reach their full potential and live fully surrendered to Christ. Find her online at
Tara Rye incorporates biblical storying along with inductive Bible study methods in small groups at church, in a homeless shelter, on mission trips, on the radio, and at speaking engagements. She served for five years as the Dean of Women of Grace University and taught courses on Orality, Biblical Womanhood, Team Dynamics, College Orientation, and Interpersonal Communication. She also taught public speaking and oratory skills as an adjunct professor at Nebraska Christian College.
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