- Interim Season: The Renewal Well to The Creatives Reset (rebrand)
We have an interim season before our relaunch, of our podcast, The Creatives Reset!
Please enjoy as we listen back to a few of our episodes until the relaunch in February 2024.
Support this podcast at — https://redcircle.com/the-renewal-well/donations2m | Dec 6, 2023
- [Interim Season] Rebranded and Realigned: Welcoming the Creatives Reset
In this episode, Tiffany Ruffner shares the vision behind the rebrand - to create a dedicated space for creatives to realign with purpose overcome stagnancy and self-doubt, and use their gifts impactfully.
Included in this episode is a replay of a previous episode about re-generation. Tiffany ties this theme into the show's rebranding, analyzing the prefix "re-" as meaning to undo and redo. She explores how resting in God allows regeneration, which realigns us to our original design and purpose.
Support this podcast at — https://redcircle.com/the-renewal-well/donations20m | Dec 6, 2023
- 026: Season 2 Finale - Finding Strength Through Community
In this final episode of season two of The Renewal Well Podcast, host Tiffany M Ruffner discusses the importance of community for creatives who feel tired, overwhelmed, and stuck in cycles. She talks about how fasting, prayer, and connecting with others can help us find rest, reset, and unlock our creative gifts. The episode explores how community provides accountability, vulnerability, and restoration. It also looks at how fasting helps reconcile relationships, fuels innovation, and unlocks divine creativity.
Support this podcast at — https://redcircle.com/the-renewal-well/donations22m | Aug 16, 2023
- 025: Liberated from Perfectionism and Unveiling our Creative Voice
In this episode, we explore how intimacy with God can free us from the bondage of perfectionism. As creatives, perfectionism can prevent us from releasing our work and dim our creative voice. When we rest in God's love and sufficiency, we find freedom to create without pressure.
Support this podcast at — https://redcircle.com/the-renewal-well/donations23m | Aug 9, 2023
- 024: Overcoming Anxiety on the Creative Journey
In this episode 24, host Tiffany M Ruffner explores the causes of anxiety for creatives, including perfectionism, comparison, fear of failure, pressure, and impostor syndrome. She explains how anxiety negatively impacts the creative process by stifling inspiration, breeding self-doubt, and interfering with starting and finishing projects. Tiffany encourages listeners not to be anxious but to bring their requests to God in prayer with thanksgiving, according to Philippians 4:6-7. God will respond with supernatural peace. She provides practical tips for managing anxiety through spiritual practices like journaling, praying in the Spirit, meditating on scripture, and fasting while creating. These help process emotions, sharpen focus on God, and deepen intimacy with Him. The host emphasizes that anxiety comes from the voice of a stranger, not God. Through prayer and fasting, creatives can overcome anxiety with God's peace, clarity and inspiration.
Support this podcast at — https://redcircle.com/the-renewal-well/donations29m | Aug 2, 2023
- 023: Embracing Grace to Overcome Comparison in Your Creative Process
In Episode 23 of the Renewal Podcast, host Tiffany M Ruffner explores the destructive impact of comparison in the lives of Creatives'. The episode delves into the story of the prodigal son to shed light on the negative effects of comparison and how it can hinder creativity and growth. The host emphasizes the importance of fostering intimacy with God through fasting and prayer to overcome self-destructive thought patterns and find freedom in God's grace. Listeners are encouraged to let go of comparison and trust in God's sufficiency in all aspects of their creative journey.
Support this podcast at — https://redcircle.com/the-renewal-well/donations25m | Jul 26, 2023
- 022: Building a Future - Overcoming Self-Sabotage for Creatives
In this episode of The Renewal Well Podcast, host Tiffany M Ruffner discusses the topic of self-sabotage and its impact on the fulfillment the calling of Christian creatives. Drawing inspiration from biblical references, she highlights the importance of being future-focused and not allowing past failures or lack of discipline to hinder our progress. By recognizing that we are temples of the Holy Spirit, the host encourages listeners to honor and glorify God by overcoming self-sabotaging behaviors. Fasting, prayer, and seeking help are presented as effective strategies to regain control and align with God's purpose.
Support this podcast at — https://redcircle.com/the-renewal-well/donations22m | Jul 19, 2023
- 021: The Creative's Journey - Unlocking Intimacy with God through Fasting, Consecration, and Humility
In Episode 21 of "The Renewal Well" podcast, we delve into the importance of emotional wellness and mindset for Christian Creatives. With a foundation of faith, we explore how intimacy with God through fasting, consecration, and humility can bring renewal to our creative journeys. The episode highlights the biblical definition of fasting and its transformative power, emphasizing the need for internal transformation rather than outward displays. We discuss the concept of consecration and how it aligns our creative pursuits with God's purposes. Additionally, we explore the role of humility in the creative process, drawing inspiration from Jesus' servant leadership. The episode encourages listeners to seek intimacy with God through fasting, consecration, and humility, sharing practical insights for incorporating these practices into their daily lives as creatives.
Support this podcast at — https://redcircle.com/the-renewal-well/donations21m | Jul 12, 2023
- 020: Mission Critical III - Decision Making
In Episode Four of Season Two, we take a look at some of the reasons fasting and prayer is important in our decision-making. The Renewal Well Podcast host, Tiffany M Ruffner shares some of her personal stories from making decisions in the past without really considering fasting and prayer and shares from the Bible, when we fast and pray, God speaks to us and gives us direction.
Support this podcast at — https://redcircle.com/the-renewal-well/donations22m | Jul 5, 2023
- 019: Mission Critical II - Individual Fasting
In the third episode of Season 2 of The Renewal Well Podcast, host Tiffany M Ruffner explores reasons why someone would go on an individual fast, from a desire to a more intimate relationship with God, being able to hear what His revelation is and His will, facing challenging circumstances, and how when you take the focus off of your situation and put it on someone else who needs prayer, how God can not only totally move and transform someone else's life, but He may in fact move in a situation that you did not share with anyone else!
Support this podcast at — https://redcircle.com/the-renewal-well/donations24m | Jun 28, 2023
- 018: Mission Critical - Corporate Fasting
In the second episode of Season 2 of the Renewal Well Podcast, host Tiffany M Ruffner shares biblical accounts of corporate fasting and begins sharing about mission and how we can gather together with fasting and prayer corporately to effect change.
Support this podcast at — https://redcircle.com/the-renewal-well/donations23m | Jun 21, 2023
- 017: Season 2 Introduction - Intimacy through Fasting and Prayer
In the opening episode of Season 2 of The Renewal Well Podcast, host Tiffany M Ruffner shares a personal testimony about fasting and prayer and how it helps to draw us near to God and our intimacy with Him. Tiffany also shares the Clubhouse community where we are integrating the podcast with the Audio App. Nightly we will be reading from 1 Corinthians 13 and possibly sharing a prompt to meditate on or journal through.
Support this podcast at — https://redcircle.com/the-renewal-well/donations23m | Jun 14, 2023
- 016: Season 1 Finale - Diligent Belief is REST!
In the final episode of Season 1 of The Renewal Well Podcast, host Tiffany M Ruffner sums up rest and restoration by rediscovering that our diligent belief is where our Rest if found. Tiffany also shares a brief account of her personal testimony in the season finale.
Support this podcast at — https://redcircle.com/the-renewal-well/donations24m | Apr 27, 2023
- 015: God Desires Intimacy With Us
In episode 15, host Tiffany M Ruffner discusses how our inner lives are so important and how God wants to actually spend time with us. Our relationship with Him isn't just so that we can go back out and be productive, it's a REAL relationship where He desires intimacy with our inner selves and this is something the Pharisees failed to understand.
Support this podcast at — https://redcircle.com/the-renewal-well/donations21m | Apr 24, 2023
- 013: Remaining in His Rest
In episode number 13, The Renewal Well host Tiffany M Ruffner delves into the definitions of the words Abide and Remain, takes a look at John 15:4 and how our connection with Him is the only we can be fruitful.
Support this podcast at — https://redcircle.com/the-renewal-well/donations20m | Apr 17, 2023
- 012: Entering Into God's Rest
In Episode Number 12, host Tiffany M Ruffner shares a few stories from her creative writing journey and about man working from God's rest, quoting from a book she's been reading, Ephesians 1 & 2 and Hebrews 4.
Support this podcast at — https://redcircle.com/the-renewal-well/donations22m | Apr 13, 2023
- 011: Don't Get Comfortable in Your Chaos
In this episode, the Renewal Well Host shares a clip from a Clubhouse room discussion she held back in 2022 in which she and the moderators discussed the Gospel of Mark chapter 5. The idea of being comfortable in your chaos comes up and how it's important that we spend as much time as we can with renewing our minds with God's Word.
Support this podcast at — https://redcircle.com/the-renewal-well/donations20m | Apr 10, 2023
- 010: Renew, Rest, and Regenerate: Discovering the Unforced Rhythms of Grace
In episode 10, host Tiffany M Ruffner delves into the importance of rest and regeneration in our faith mindset and emotional wellness. Drawing on scriptures from the Bible and exploring the meaning of rest in its original context, the host highlights the significance of taking time to cease work, refresh oneself, and recover strength. Through a deep dive into the concept of rest and its various implications, the host encourages listeners to come to Jesus, find real rest, and embrace the unforced rhythms of grace.
Support this podcast at — https://redcircle.com/the-renewal-well/donations21m | Apr 6, 2023
- 009: How to Trust Yourself
In this episode, The Renewal Well Podcast host, Tiffany M. Ruffner talks about her recent experience during a coaching session as she realized she doesn’t trust herself. Looking at the definition of trust, the foundation of belief, honesty, and integrity, this episode explores the idea of wholeness as a component of integrity. There is emphasis on the importance of trusting oneself and believing in your abilities with God. As the host shares her own journey of learning to trust herself with God, she encourages the listeners to do the same. This episode offers practical tips for building self-trust and developing a mindset of confidence and belief in oneself through faith.
Support this podcast at — https://redcircle.com/the-renewal-well/donations20m | Apr 3, 2023