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The Grief to Growth Podcast

The Grief to Growth Podcast

Hosted by: Matt and Kari Perkins

Grief to Growth serves to help those impacted by the loss of someone or something significant in their lives, to process their grief and loss, and move forward with purpose. Matt and Kari Perkins have both...

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009 - Missing What Could Have Been; Grateful For What Is | Collin Crain

Collin Crain is the oldest son of Kari Perkins and serves as the Student Ministries Pastor at Northpointe Community Church in Fresno, California. 1. Collin’s journey of loss 2. Feelings and Emotions following the loss...
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008 - The Rise of Broken Heart Syndrome

The Rise of Broken Heart Syndrome What are the things that are adding “noise” to your life? Are you adding extra stress to your life by being a “people pleaser”? What is the outside pressure that you just have to...
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007 - The Day I Was Mad At God | Breanna Hardy

The Day I Was Mad At God | Breanna Hardy   Breanna Hardy shares her story of the loss of her mom at age 19 and how she dealt with anger.  Daughter of Matt and "Bonus Daughter" of Kari, she gives a unique perspective...
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006 - Laura Figueroa | Sibling Loss

Laura Figueroa shares her powerful testimony of trusting God during the loss of two of her siblings within a 7 month period. She also shares the comfort and healing that she has found in songwriting during the grief...
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005 - Is Denial Always A Bad Thing?

Episode 005 - Is Denial Always A Bad Thing?What is Denial? Denial is a type of defense mechanism that involves ignoring the reality of a situation to avoid anxiety. Defense mechanisms are strategies that people use to...
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004 - Grieving in Faith - John Brockman

We are honored to have John Brockman share his and his wife, Joslyn's story of loss and how they have experienced growth in the process. Psalm 34:18 "The Lord is near to the brokenhearted..." What do you do when...
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003 - Inviting God into your Emotions - Matt Perkins' story

Inviting God into your Emotions | Matt Perkins’ story of loss   Ministry BackgroundMinistry and the move to California When life took a turn...hearing those words...you have cancer...Psalm 112:7 
“They do not fear bad...
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002 - The Ripple Effect of Grief - Kari's Story

This week, Kari Perkins shares her story about the loss of her husband, Pastor Eddie Crain, Children's Pastor of Northpointe Community Church in Fresno, California. We can look at loss and think that it only impacts...
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001 - The Grief to Growth Podcast | Introduction

Welcome to the Grief to Growth Podcast. Our goal is to help those impacted by loss to process their grief, gain perspective, and then move forward with purpose. Receive our free ebook, "Managing Grief with Grace" by...
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