On today’s podcast, Denise interviews her oldest daughter, Rachel Harris, about teaching young children about God. Rachel not only grew up loving and serving Jesus but she now has two children (and another on the way) of her own. Rachel, after working in a church in Nashville, made a career change to be a full-time stay-at-home mom. She and her British husband, Ash, live in Nashville, and their story of how God brought Ash to Christ and them together after Rachel’s overseas campus ministry work, is one God could only have conducted Himself!
In this podcast, Denise interview's her own sister-in-law, Patti Vernon, encouraging us Jesus-followers and leaders with our own Quiet times with God. Patti's own experience and advice might be life-changing and motivating for your own faith journey. Patti is a Pastor's wife, mother, teacher, grandmother, and lover of Jesus.
Denise interviews Debbie Breaux, the wife of Pastor Mike Breaux, about doing ministry during the tough times.
Denise and her husband, Tim Harlow, were interviewed by Seth Hurd for one of Chicago's Christian radio stations SHINE fm "Stronger Together" podcast about their parenting as they have served at Parkview Christian Church. Parenting has always been a priority to them and very intentional, no matter if the church was small or as it became the megachurch it is today. Tim and Denise have raised three adult daughters who are all now married, are Jesus-loving women, and are serving in their own churches all over the country.
Denise and her middle daughter, Lauren, discuss anger and what it does to our hearts. Is there any way to overcome it? As believers in Jesus, there are some powerful ways God can help us conquer it. Taken from Andy Stanley's book Enemies of the Heart.
Denise and her middle daughter, Lauren, discuss something we sometimes neglect when we serve Jesus--guarding our hearts! In this podcast they specifically talk about the enemy of the heart: guilt. Taken from Andy Stanley's book Enemies of the Heart.
Lauren interviews her mom, Denise Harlow, about their past way of doing missions, what was not helpful about it, and now how they minister to the country of Malawi Africa, where Denise recently returned from. To learn more about the PEACE plan, visit here.
Denise and her daughter, Lauren, discuss friendships while in ministry. There are often special challenges but Denise gives some advice after 33 years in ministry.
Denise interviews "Leading & Loving it" ministry founder Lori Wilhite. Lori shares her own journey & how she gave herself permission to be herself especially in the role of the pastor's wife. Lori and her husband, Jud, minister to Central Church in Las Vegas, winning hundreds of souls to Christ. Check out "Leading & Loving It" Here.
Denise & her middle daughter, Lauren, talk about the temptation & struggle to build our images, spiritually! People in ministry struggle with this temptation as much as anyone.
In today's podcast, Denise and her middle daughter, Lauren, discuss physical self-care. Is it possible for us busy women, ministers, and moms? Listen for encouragement.
In today's podcast, Denise and Lauren interview Liz Curtis Higgs, famous author and hilarious speaker, about keeping your heart centered on Christ while ministering to hundreds of other people. Liz is the author of 36 books with 4.6 million copies in print, including her bestsellers, Bad Girls of the Bible, The Girl's Still Got It, and It's Good to Be Queen. Liz has spoken for Women of Faith, Extraordinary Women, Women of Joy, and 1,700 other conferences in all 50 states and 15 foreign countries. You can find Liz's website here.
Denise and Lauren discuss experiencing disappointment in the church whether you are a Pastor's wife or on staff at a church. You aren't alone if you have experienced disappointment so take heart and get encouragement from today's podcast.
In life, we can become robotic without making any goals for ourselves or our teams. In this podcast, Denise and Lauren discuss why and how to make personal goals, teams goals, ministry goals, and how to have more success at reaching them.
Denise and Lauren discuss ways to avoid and solve conflict on your teams.
Denise and Lauren (and Olivia) interview Lisa Jernigan, who ministers alongside her husband, Cal, at Central Christian Church in Phoenix, AZ. Lisa has found her own personal ministry callings in two different ways in two different times in her life. She created and founded the ministry called Girlfriendit alongside Patty Wyatt, later selling it to a Publisher. She is now a Global Peace Advocate as a Jesus follower leading peace trips for women.
One fear of parents who work in churches, is their children will grow up resenting the church and God Himself! Denise interviews Lauren in this podcast to help give parents tips (from the child's point of view) on how to help your children love the church--and God!