EP 125: Our Faith And Our Endless Entertainment Choices: Paeter Frandsen

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Podcast: Play in new window | Download (Duration: 58:33 — 53.6MB) | EmbedSubscribe: RSS | More We have a fun treat for you today. This week I interview Paeter Frandsen, of Christian Geek Central Podcast. You’re going to love Paeter’s nuance and fresh perspective on topics like music, video games, movies and TV shows in relation to our Christian faith. …

EP 112: My Story: Part 19: Making the Decision to Leave My Abuser

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Podcast: Play in new window | Download (Duration: 57:50 — 47.8MB) | EmbedSubscribe: RSS | MoreThe day is finally here. You’ve been listening to my story for many weeks now. Hear about the events leading to my departure. Find out how I deal with job loss, the fear, the sleepless nights, the planning, and our day in divorce court. I …

EP 111: My Story: Part 18: How to Sabotage and Kill Your Own Church

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Podcast: Play in new window | Download (Duration: 59:44 — 136.7MB) | EmbedSubscribe: RSS | MoreWe’re coming to the end of the tunnel, a very dark, long tunnel. This week on my story I relive more spiritual abuse related to the church plant that turned into the Twighlight Zone instead of a place of worship. Hear about the untrained pastor …

EP 110: My Story: Part 17: If You Would Just Submit To Your Husband

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Podcast: Play in new window | Download (Duration: 58:11 — 66.6MB) | EmbedSubscribe: RSS | MoreThe saga continues this week on my story. See what happens when you start a church in a strip mall. We meet some of the church members who would join us. I continue recalling the abuse behind the scenes, including the speculations behind our non-existent …

EP 107: My Story: Part 14: When You Think That Moving Will Give You A Fresh Start

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Podcast: Play in new window | Download (Duration: 59:06 — 49.8MB) | EmbedSubscribe: RSS | MoreWe are coming back to finish My Story series. We left off leaving our church in the inner city, and taking advantage of a job transfer to move out West. I talk about the adjustments that had to be made, being near my parents, finding …

EP 105: Lessons Learned Along The Way: Andrea Sandefur

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Podcast: Play in new window | Download (Duration: 1:03:46 — 87.6MB) | EmbedSubscribe: RSS | MoreWe have a returning musical guest on the show today! Andrea Sandefur is here to talk to us about her new song Shepherd King! We catch up on all the goings on in Alaska since her last visit: job changes, the music ministry, creative arts …

EP 103: How To Linger In The Presence Of God: Dr. Naima Bush

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Podcast: Play in new window | Download (Duration: 56:23 — 33.8MB) | EmbedSubscribe: RSS | MoreWe have my former music mentor on the show with us, Dr Naima Bush. She’s coming to talk about her new song Swept Away, and telling us about all her trials and adventures the last 2 years. She also shares her upbringing, her harrowing tale …

I Was A Guest On Phantom Electric Ghost Podcast!

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I had a great conversation with Keith of Phantom Electric Ghost Podcast. We were talking all things music: genres, how I got started, influences, songwriting. I also talked about what it was like being a missionary in a legalistic church with an abusive husband. I end with how I blended my music with my abuse advocay and my new healing …

I Was Invited To Be A Guest On Christian Writing & Speaking Podcast with Jacqui Wilson

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It was a blessing to chat with Jacqui on The CWS Podcast recently. I was invited to share a brief version of my story and what the Lord has been doing in my ministry as a musician and abuse advocate. She has a great show, so be sure to check her out! Her website: https://iamjacquiwilson.com/CWS/ Connect with her on Facebook, …

I Was A Guest Live On April Metzler’s RSVP Show!

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One of the rare times I do interviews live! Come and listen. I talk briefly about my abuse story, my music journey, and recent pivots of my current like. April is an amazing host and we hit it off great! Lots of faith, hope and encouragement! Click the link below for the replay: https://www.facebook.com/groups/wearecommunitygroup/permalink/584410439577841/

Episode 59: My Story: The Beginning Of My Missionary Service: Part 10

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Podcast: Play in new window | Download (Duration: 45:41 — 25.4MB) | EmbedSubscribe: RSS | MoreWe are continuing the next stage in my life story and abuse story. We left off at graduation from bible college and the tumultuous first year of marriage. I describe the process of becoming a Baptist missionary, the different kinds of missionaries, and the pitfalls. …

One Year Anniversary Of The Podcast: Part Two

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Podcast: Play in new window | Download (Duration: 1:52:18 — 257.0MB) | EmbedSubscribe: RSS | MoreWelcome back to Part Two of the One Year Anniversary celebration! I have more new music featured for you, as well as more highlights from my great guests this past year! There is a book giveaway for those who share and comment on their favorite …

I Was A Guest On “Finding God In Our Pain” With Sherrie Pilkington

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I had a great conversation with Sherrie talking about the short version of my abuse story. Be sure to check out Sherrie’s podcast! Sherrie’s bio: I’m so glad you’re here. Addressing our grief is never easy, so I am truly grateful for your trust as we navigate this delicate subject. I promise there is healing and love to be found …

I Was A Guest On “Beyond Just Christian” Podcast

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I had a wonderful interview with Brenna Covelens on her Podcast Beyond Just Christian. We talked about my music background, the pedophile in my elementary school during Part One. Part Two, we talked about my church ministry and my abuse story. We had an enjoyable time with a bunch of laughs! Sexual Harassment And Abusive Relationships Part One https://anchor.fm/brenna-covelens/episodes/Sexual-Harassment–Abusive-Relationships-Pt–1-Featuring-Diana-Winkler-e1678qm/a-a6cssss Part …

I Was A Guest On Creatively Christian Podcast

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I had a wonderful time as a guest on Creatively Christian Podcast, talking with Andrea Sandefur about how my music is a powerful tool for helping people heal from abuse. I talk about my musical identity crisis, how I have stayed creative during the pandemic, and my new album coming up. We cover important topics like advice for those started …