Thursday, June 23, 2016

MercyTalk Podcast: Overcoming a Victim Mentality

A victim mentality is a learned personality trait that hinders an individual from taking responsibility for their actions and living an empowered life. In this MercyTalk podcast, our hosts, Melanie Wise and Jen Otero, break down the difficulties a helper might encounter when reaching out to someone with a victim mentality while also giving helpful advice in how to minister in these situations.

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Thursday, June 9, 2016

MercyTalk Podcast: A Mentality of Entitlement

Dr. Steve Maraboli has said, “A sense of entitlement is a cancerous thought process that is void of gratitude and can be deadly to our relationships.” Tune in to hear MercyTalk hosts Melanie Wise and Jen Otero elaborate on what it means to have an entitlement mentality and how to overcome its “cancerous” snares.

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Thursday, June 2, 2016

MercyTalk Podcast: Becoming Self-Aware

Self-awareness as a helper is a double-sided coin. On one side, you must be aware and take ownership of what’s going on inside of you as you minister to others. On the other side, you must be discerning of the extent to which those you are helping are self-aware in order to best help them take ownership of their choices and healing process. Tune in as MercyTalk hosts Melanie Wise and Jen Otero shed light on the complexities of self-awareness and the importance of taking ownership.

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Thursday, May 26, 2016

MercyTalk Podcast: Being a Healthy Helper to Others

In this week’s MercyTalk podcast, hear from Mercy’s Transitional Care Manager, Carrie Parsons. Parsons shares from her six years of experience serving young women at Mercy and speaks from an understanding of what it means to be a healthy helper.

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Thursday, May 19, 2016

MercyTalk Podcast: Developing A Healthy Understanding of Boundaries

Having healthy boundaries in relationship is having the ability to know where you begin and end and setting limits to not only protect yourself, but to be the best you can be for others. This MercyTalk podcast explores the importance of establishing margin in your life and relationships.

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Thursday, May 12, 2016

MercyTalk Podcast: A Healthy Understanding of Self

In a culture thriving on fads, labels, and fashion, it’s easy to go day to day without fully understanding your identity. This MercyTalk podcast will help you understand what Scripture says about who you are in Christ and why it is so important to have a healthy understanding of yourself.

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Thursday, May 5, 2016

MercyTalk Podcast: A Healthy Understanding of God

Having a healthy understanding of God is vital to the Christian lifestyle, but it is also a key part of being a healthy helper who can truly make a difference in others’ lives. This MercyTalk Podcast will explore the things that keep us from fully knowing who God is and how those things affect our Christian walk and service to others.

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