• How To Hear From God: Embracing Divine Guidance in Everyday Decisions

    In this episode, Dr. Sharla explores the vital topic of how to clearly hear from God, a journey crucial for deepening our spiritual connections and living out God's plan for our lives. Reflecting on her own experiences and biblical teachings, she discusses the necessary steps to align our hearing with God's word, ensuring that we are not misled by our own desires or misunderstandings.

    Episode Highlights:

    • Consistency with God’s Word: Dr. Sharla emphasizes that God’s voice will always align with Scripture. She explains how to differentiate God’s guidance from other voices that may lead us astray.
    • Understanding God’s Ways: Reflecting on Isaiah 55:8-9, Dr. Sharla reminds us that God's thoughts and ways are vastly superior to ours, often conflicting with our personal logic and feelings.
    • Practical Engagement with Scripture: Learn the importance of actively studying the Bible to understand God’s perspectives on various aspects of life, such as finances and personal conduct.
    • The Challenge of Obedience: Dr. Sharla shares personal anecdotes, including her own health challenges, to illustrate how obeying God’s seemingly simple commands—like resting or hydrating—can lead to profound spiritual and physical benefits.
    • Overcoming Personal Bias and Emotion: Explore how to navigate the conflict between God's directives and our emotional responses, ensuring that faith guides our decisions rather than fleeting feelings.
    • Join Dr. Sharla as she provides actionable insights and heartfelt encouragement for tuning into God's voice amidst the noise of everyday life. This episode is designed to empower you to seek and recognize divine guidance, fostering a life that is truly aligned with God’s will.


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    23m - Jun 12, 2024
  • How To Hear From God: Understanding Divine Communication

    In this episode, Dr. Sharla explores the essential topic of how to hear from God, offering insight into the challenges and rewards of building a sound relationship with Him. She discusses the real-life implications of approaching God with genuine intent and the necessity of aligning your expectations with His guidance.

    Episode Highlights: 

    • Understanding God’s Communication: Dr. Sharla talks about the common misconceptions and barriers that prevent us from hearing God clearly, emphasizing the importance of coming to God with a heart ready to listen and obey.
    • Insights from Scripture: Reflecting on biblical stories, such as those found in Jeremiah 42 and 43, Dr. Sharla highlights the dangers of insincere requests and the profound impact of true obedience to God’s commands.
    • Practical Steps for Engagement: Learn practical ways to improve your spiritual listening skills, including how to prepare your mind to receive God’s word and how to distinguish His voice from others.
    • The Role of Prayer and Scripture in Communication: Dr. Sharla breaks down how prayer should be a genuine exchange of our will for God's will, supported by active engagement with Scripture to confirm and understand God’s messages.
    • Navigating Challenges in Hearing from God: Address the struggles many face with preconceived notions and learn how to approach God with openness and readiness to accept His will, even when it’s challenging.
    • Dr. Sharla aims to equip you with the knowledge and tools to enhance your communication with God, ensuring you can discern His voice and follow His guidance with confidence. Join her as she offers straightforward, actionable advice to deepen your relationship with God through attentive listening and faithful obedience.


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    32m - Jun 5, 2024
  • Mastering Mental Readiness God's Way

    In this transformative episode, we delve into the art of mastering mental readiness through the lens of scripture, guided by the profound insights of 1 Peter 1:13. This discussion unveils how to sharpen our minds and eliminate distractions by aligning our thoughts with God’s ways. By exploring what it truly means to be prepared—ensuring our minds are disciplined and free from unproductive thoughts—we equip ourselves for spiritual and mental challenges.

    Listeners will gain a deeper understanding of the key elements needed to achieve mental readiness:

    • Posture of Faithfulness: Discover how steadfast faith and commitment to God’s revelations help maintain clarity and focus in our thoughts, preventing wavering in difficult times.
    • Principles of The Word: Learn how Scripture acts as our spiritual sword, empowering us to navigate daily battles and reinforce our minds with divine truth.
    • Prayer as a Protective Shield: Emphasize the role of prayer in safeguarding our minds, keeping us undivided and poised in the face of adversity.
    • Pruning Personal Opinions: Discuss the importance of continually refining our thought processes to ensure they align with divine wisdom, thereby avoiding the pitfalls of human speculations.


    This episode encourages listeners to adopt a disciplined approach to mental readiness, utilizing the tools provided by faith to enhance spiritual and mental resilience. Engage with these divine strategies to prepare your mind for action, fostering a spirit of self-control and readiness for God’s call. Join us as we explore how to master mental readiness God’s way, equipping ourselves for every good work He has planned for us.


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    29m - May 29, 2024
  • How To Fix Your Thoughts | Using Cognitive Restructuring

    In this episode of the Rx For Purpose podcast, we dive deep into overcoming overthinking by learning how to "fix your thoughts." Discover the powerful technique of cognitive restructuring, a core aspect of cognitive behavioral therapy (CBT), and see how it aligns with biblical teachings to manage negative thoughts effectively. We'll break down the six steps of cognitive restructuring and compare them with scripture-based strategies, guiding you to focus on God's truth and cultivate a mind like Christ. Join us to explore how to align your thoughts with Philippians 4:8, promoting mental and spiritual well-being through intentional reflection on God's Word.

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    41m - May 22, 2024
  • How To Overcome Overthinking (Part II) | Win The Battle In Your Mind

    In this episode of the Prescription for Purpose podcast, we explore strategies from 2 Corinthians 10:5 to combat overthinking and align our thoughts with Christ's teachings. Dr. Sharla highlights cognitive restructuring as a tool to challenge maladaptive thoughts and reshape behavior patterns. By dismantling speculations and lofty thoughts that deviate from God's word, we can overcome overthinking and align our thoughts with God's truth. A personal testimony underscores the power of taking thoughts captive and relying on scripture to combat uncertainty and doubt. Listeners are encouraged to reflect on their thought patterns, anchor them in scripture, and engage in brain retraining through tools like the Prescription for Purpose app and contextual scripture study. 


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    30m - May 15, 2024
  • How To Overcome Overthinking (Part I)

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    In this episode, we delve into the topic of overcoming overthinking, a common struggle many people face. Dr. Sharla sets the stage by emphasizing the importance of mental health and how the mind can become entangled in loops of repetitive and distressing thoughts. She highlight the distinction between healthy concern and debilitating overthinking, emphasizing that our capacity to think is a gift from God.

    The focus shifts to how the enemy can manipulate information about overthinking to create comparison and self-condemnation. Dr. Sharla stresses that God wants to bring deliverance to our minds, guiding us to steward our thinking capacity well. She encourages seeking therapy as a practical tool, complemented by spiritual guidance from scripture and prayer for holistic healing.

    The concept of retraining the brain through neuroplasticity is introduced, highlighting the brain's adaptability to form new connections based on learning and experiences. Dr. Sharla emphasizes the power of thoughts in shaping brain structure and behavior, aligning with the biblical notion of renewing the mind. She asserts that God has given us authority over our minds and admonishes listeners to take control of their thought patterns.

    Practical strategies are outlined for preparing the mind for retraining, including lifelong learning, physical exercise, nutrition, adequate sleep, stress reduction, social interaction, and adopting a growth mindset. The importance of understanding the source of thoughts is emphasized, distinguishing between one's own voice, the voice of the enemy, and the voice of God. References to biblical passages illustrate the spiritual warfare surrounding thoughts and the need to discern and challenge negative thought patterns.

    Listeners are given a homework assignment to capture, evaluate, and challenge their thoughts, understanding the causes, conditions, and consequences of each thought. Dr. Sharla provides guidance on interrogating thoughts and offers a free worksheet resource for assistance. By incorporating scripture, self-reflection, and practical exercises, the episode aims to equip individuals with tools to overcome overthinking, find peace, and gain clarity in their mental processes.



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    35m - May 8, 2024
  • Overthinking Is Robbing You

    Welcome to the Prescription for Purpose podcast, where Dr. Sharla Walker explores the vital intersection of mental health and spiritual well-being. In this special episode, timed with Mental Health Month, she dives deep into the theme of overcoming overthinking.

    Dr. Sharla Walker shares her personal journey into the field of psychology, highlighting the transformative power of reflection and its role in mental health. Through candid insights and biblical wisdom, she unpacks the dangers of overthinking, a pervasive challenge that impacts our spiritual, mental, and physical health.

    Defined as a repetitive entanglement of the mind in past events, future worries, and decision-making processes, overthinking leads to rumination and anxiety. Drawing on biblical references, she illuminates three key ways in which overthinking hinders us: it affects our obedience to God's instructions, distorts our perspective on life, and stifles our ability to embrace growth opportunities.

    Listeners are invited to engage with thought-provoking reflection questions, prompting introspection on trust in God, handling of past mistakes, management of future worries, alignment of prayer life, questioning of divine plans, and steps of faith hindered by over analyzing.

    The episode concludes with a compelling call to action, urging listeners to pursue repentance, seek guidance from Scripture, and embrace a mindset of trust in God's sovereignty. Offering a beacon of hope, the upcoming episode promises biblical insights on overcoming overthinking, empowering listeners on their journey toward mental and spiritual transformation.

    Tune in and discover the keys to breaking free from the chains of overthinking, as we journey together towards greater peace, clarity, and faith.

    HOMEWORK:

    1. Am I trusting God fully, or am I relying on my own understanding?

    2. How often do I stew over past mistakes instead of seeking forgiveness and moving forward?

    3. Do my worries about the future prevent me from living out my faith in the present?

    4. Is my prayer life more about my anxieties than Your will?

    5. Do I question God’s plan for me because of overanalyzing every detail?

    6. Am I avoiding steps of faith because I'm overthinking the risks or challenges involved?


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    35m - May 1, 2024
  • Wisdom For Workplace Warfare (Part II)

    In this transformative episode, we delve deeper into "Wisdom For Workplace Warfare," drawing from the compelling biblical narratives of Nehemiah and the trio of Shadrach, Meshach, and Abednego. Through these stories, we extract vital lessons on leadership, integrity, and the unyielding power of faith in the face of adversity. This session not only revisits these ancient lessons but also connects them with practical strategies for today's workplace challenges.

    Episode Highlights:

    Leadership and Service as Demonstrated by Nehemiah (Nehemiah 2-6):

    • Explore Nehemiah's dual role as a visionary leader and a diligent servant, emphasizing his strategic response to both external opposition and internal challenges.
    • Discuss the importance of prayer and action in leadership roles, highlighting how Nehemiah's faith directed his effective crisis management and community rebuilding efforts.

    Steadfast Faith in Adverse Conditions The Hebrew Boys (Daniel 3):

    • Reflect on the unshakeable integrity of Shadrach, Meshach, and Abednego, who chose fiery execution over compromising their faith, setting a profound example of spiritual and moral fortitude.
    • Analyze the implications of their faith for modern believers, encouraging a stance of boldness and conviction in workplace ethics and personal beliefs.

    Practical Strategies for Modern Workplace Challenges:

    • Introduce effective tactics for dealing with opposition and adversity in professional settings, inspired by Nehemiah's and Daniel's stories.
    • Offer insights into maintaining professional integrity and ethical standards under pressure, drawing parallels to the biblical instances of divine protection and deliverance.


    This episode not only teaches historical and spiritual insights but also equips you with the tools to navigate your own workplace warfare with wisdom and integrity. Join us as we discuss how these timeless biblical strategies can be applied to contemporary professional dilemmas.


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    49m - Apr 24, 2024
  • Wisdom For Workplace Warfare (Part I)

    In this essential episode, we delve into the complexities of navigating spiritual warfare within the workplace. "Wisdom For Workplace Warfare" offers vital strategies and biblical counsel for those who are not called to leave their challenging environments but to stand firm and overcome. This episode is a guide for believers who face trials at work, providing them with the tools to not only endure but to emerge stronger in their faith and professional life.

    Episode Highlights:

    • The Reality of Spiritual Warfare at Work: Revisiting the concept of spiritual warfare in professional settings, recognizing the ongoing struggles many face and the divine timing in addressing them now.
    • Endurance Over Escape: Unpacking the biblical perspective on enduring hardship with grace and strength, contrary to the popular rush towards quitting jobs for entrepreneurship. This segment emphasizes the value of persistence and God's deliverance through empowerment rather than removal.
    • Scriptural Foundations:
    • James 1:4 & 12: Explore how endurance leads to spiritual perfection and blessings derived from steadfastness under trial.
    • Hebrews 12:7: Discusses the discipline of endurance as a sign of sonship with God, framing trials as opportunities for divine training.
    • Strategic Spiritual Insights:
    • Daniel’s Integrity and Resolve: Learn from Daniel's unwavering commitment to prayer and righteousness in the face of life-threatening challenges (Daniel 6), highlighting the power of integrity and consistent spiritual practices.
    • Joseph’s Trials and Triumphs: Reflect on Joseph's journey through betrayal, false accusations, and imprisonment to his rise to governance in Egypt (Genesis 37, 39-41), focusing on resilience, divine providence, and the importance of forgiveness.
    • Practical Applications for Modern Believers:
    • Enduring vs. Escaping: Encouragement to embrace God-given positions and battles as platforms for growth and testimony.
    • Resistance and Submission: Guidance on how to effectively resist the devil through steadfast faith and submission to God (James 4:7), teaching believers to withstand rather than withdraw.

    "Wisdom For Workplace Warfare" encourages listeners to reconsider the allure of quick exits from challenging situations and to recognize the growth and victory that await through committed spiritual endurance. Join us as we equip you with the wisdom and strategies needed to transform workplace trials into triumphs, fostering a robust professional and spiritual life.

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    39m - Apr 17, 2024
  • Dangers Of Spiritual Entertainment | Nourishment Over Novelty

    Welcome back to another episode of the Rx For Purpose Podcast! In this eye-opening installment, Dr. Sharla is sounding the alarm within the body of Christ, urging a wake-up call for those who sit under pastors or leaders that prioritize entertainment over edification.

    Episode Highlights:

    • Heeding the Warning Signs: Delve into the Scriptures' cautionary tale of "itching ears," warning against the allure of superficial teachings devoid of sound doctrine.
    • Spiritual Nutrition vs. Fast Food Faith: Explore the urgent need for spiritual nourishment amidst a culture that settles for spiritual fast food – flashy prophecies and feel-good messages lacking in substantive depth.
    • The Decline of Spiritual Power: Reflect on the detrimental impact of spiritual entertainment on the vitality of the Church, echoing the concerns of the author of Hebrews regarding spiritual immaturity and dullness.
    • Finding True Encouragement: Examine the heart posture behind seeking encouragement and excitement solely from material blessings, emphasizing the importance of finding encouragement in God's grace, mercy, and corrective discipline.
    • The Call to Spiritual Maturity: Reflect on the sobering reality of spiritual dullness among believers who lack a desire to mature in Christ, risking spiritual vulnerability and stagnation.
    • Taking Personal Responsibility: Embrace the responsibility to study and discern truth, even if not in a pastoral role, emphasizing the necessity of testing every spirit by the Spirit of God and avoiding the enticements of superficial teachings.


    Join us as we confront the dangers of spiritual entertainment and challenge each other to prioritize genuine spiritual nourishment over fleeting excitement. Let's reclaim the power and depth of true spiritual transformation as we journey together towards a deeper intimacy with God.

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    35m - Apr 10, 2024
  • The Dangers of Spiritual Entertainment | A Lesson For Leaders

    We are back with another episode of the Rx For Purpose Podcast. In this pivotal episode, we dive deep into the heart of spiritual leadership, confronting the increasingly prevalent trend of prioritizing entertainment over edification within the body of Christ. "Dangers of Spiritual Entertainment" is a clarion call to leaders and those who view themselves as beacons within their communities, urging a return to the foundational mission of spiritual transformation through sound doctrine and authentic servant leadership.

    Episode Highlights:

    • A Wake-Up Call for Leaders: Discover the profound consequences of substituting divine edification with mere entertainment, risking the mission entrusted by God under the guise of authenticity and connection-building.
    • Scriptural Wisdom: Engage with pivotal scriptures such as James 3:1 and Hebrews 4:12; 2 Timothy 3:16-17, which underscore the transformative power of the Word and the solemn accountability of spiritual leaders.
    • Transformation vs. Entertainment: Explore the critical distinction between genuine spiritual growth and the fleeting allure of entertainment, emphasizing the leader's role in delivering sound doctrine and facilitating true transformation.
    • The Peril of Misaligned Intentions: Learn about the dangers of presenting incompatible teachings that dilute the potency of Christ's message, likened to the life-threatening error of an incompatible blood transfusion.
    • The Essence of Servant Leadership: Reaffirm the importance of humility, transparency, and continuous personal growth in leadership, steering clear of the pitfalls of self-glorification and the seduction of becoming a self-help guru.
    • The Silent Work of the Holy Spirit: Gain insights into the discipline of recognizing the Holy Spirit's movement, understanding that silence during teaching can signify a deep, internal process of reflection and assimilation among listeners.


    "Dangers of Spiritual Entertainment" challenges leaders to examine their motivations, to prioritize the eternal impact of their message over the transient applause of the crowd, and to recommit to their divine calling with renewed integrity and purpose. Join us as we explore what it means to lead with a Christ-like character, fostering an environment where the Word is not only heard but truly lived.


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    41m - Apr 3, 2024
  • The Enemy's Strategy For Pride

    Welcome back to another episode of "RX for Purpose with Dr. Sharla." In this series, Dr. Sharla leads a bible study session on "The Enemy's Strategy For Pride." This episode is a continuation of last weeks episode, Dr. Sharla holds nothing back as she delves into the topic of pride and its poisonous effects. Grab your pen and paper, as this series promises to leave a lasting impact, providing you with a fresh perspective on the understanding of pride.

    Throughout this series, Dr. Sharla equips listeners with the definition of pride and explores its various manifestations, both positive and negative. Drawing from her insights and revelations, she compares pride in ways that listeners can relate to, facilitating the incorporation of these teachings into their daily lives. Building on themes discussed in previous episodes, you will gain contemplative insights and actionable steps to implement immediately.

    Utilizing scriptures and real-life scenarios, Dr. Sharla provides a comprehensive understanding of pride and offers guidance on how to overcome it. She empowers listeners to take the necessary steps to remove pride from their lives, laying a solid foundation for the success that God has destined for them. Tune in to this series and let Dr. Sharla's words inspire, empower, and guide you on your spiritual journey. Through shared experiences and wisdom, she offers listeners a roadmap to removing the poison of pride.

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    46m - Mar 27, 2024
  • Poison of Pride Part I

    Welcome back to another episode of "RX for Purpose with Dr. Sharla." In this series, Dr. Sharla leads a bible study session on "Poison of Pride." In this episode, Dr. Sharla holds nothing back as she delves into the topic of pride and its poisonous effects. Grab your pen and paper, as this series promises to leave a lasting impact, providing you with a fresh perspective on the understanding of pride.

    Throughout this series, Dr. Sharla equips listeners with the definition of pride and explores its various manifestations, both positive and negative. Drawing from her insights and revelations, she compares pride in ways that listeners can relate to, facilitating the incorporation of these teachings into their daily lives. Building on themes discussed in previous episodes, you will gain contemplative insights and actionable steps to implement immediately.

    Utilizing scriptures and real-life scenarios, Dr. Sharla provides a comprehensive understanding of pride and offers guidance on how to overcome it. She empowers listeners to take the necessary steps to remove pride from their lives, laying a solid foundation for the success that God has destined for them. Tune in to this series and let Dr. Sharla's words inspire, empower, and guide you on your spiritual journey. Through shared experiences and wisdom, she offers listeners a roadmap to removing the poison of pride.

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    51m - Mar 20, 2024
  • 3 Strategies To Maintain Your Spiritual Heart Health

    Welcome back to another episode of "RX for Purpose with Dr. Sharla." In this series, Dr. Sharla leads a bible study session on "Spiritual Heart Health For The Believer." On this installation titles 3 strategies to maintain your spiritual heart health. Yes, you will need a pen and paper, as this series is one to remember, and by the end, you will leave with a profound understanding of spiritual heart health for the believer.

    In this series, Dr. Sharla equips listeners with the tools needed to comprehend the importance of heart health, both in the physical and spiritual realms. She draws comparisons that listeners can relate to, enabling them to incorporate the learnings into their day-to-day lives. Building on themes discussed in previous episodes, you will leave with contemplative insights and actionable steps to implement immediately.

    Using scriptures and real-life scenarios, Dr. Sharla provides a comprehensive understanding of the heart and its functionality. She emphasizes that adopting a different way of utilizing your heart can benefit you as a believer.

    Dr. Sharla empowers listeners to take the necessary steps to lay a solid foundation, paving the way for the success that God has destined for them. Tune in to this series and let Dr. Sharla's words inspire and guide you on your spiritual journey. Through shared experiences and wisdom, she offers listeners a roadmap to establishing healthy spiritual heart health for the believer.

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    26m - Mar 13, 2024
  • Spiritual Heart Health For The Believer Pt. 1

    Welcome back to another episode of "RX for Purpose with Dr. Sharla." In this series, Dr. Sharla leads a bible study session on "Spiritual Heart Health For The Believer." Grab your pen and paper, as this series is one to remember, and by the end, you will leave with a profound understanding of spiritual heart health for the believer.

    In this series, Dr. Sharla equips listeners with the tools needed to comprehend the importance of heart health, both in the physical and spiritual realms. She draws comparisons that listeners can relate to, enabling them to incorporate the learnings into their day-to-day lives. Building on themes discussed in previous episodes, you will leave with contemplative insights and actionable steps to implement immediately.

    Using scriptures and real-life scenarios, Dr. Sharla provides a comprehensive understanding of the heart and its functionality. She emphasizes that adopting a different way of utilizing your heart can benefit you as a believer.

    Dr. Sharla empowers listeners to take the necessary steps to lay a solid foundation, paving the way for the success that God has destined for them. Tune in to this series and let Dr. Sharla's words inspire and guide you on your spiritual journey. Through shared experiences and wisdom, she offers listeners a roadmap to establishing healthy spiritual heart health for the believer.

    DOWNLOAD THE SEEKING GOD FOR YOUR ANCHOR WORKBOOK HERE FOR FREE

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    Assessment

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    37m - Mar 6, 2024
  • How To Find Your Anchor Word & Scripture | Seeking God for 2024

    Welcome back to another episode of "RX for Purpose with Dr. Sharla." In this insightful installment, Dr. Sharla leads a bible study session on "Seeking God for 2024" and beyond. This episode provides a blueprint on how to prepare for what God has in store for you. By the end, you will leave with the confidence of knowing what God has called you to do.

    In this episode, Dr. Sharla equips listeners with the tools needed to seek God and His righteousness. She outlines the steps for purposeful planning, emphasizing the importance of allowing God to lead and being obedient to His direction, building on the themes discussed in the previous episodes.

    Delving into scriptures and real-life scenarios, Dr. Sharla provides a comprehensive understanding of the process of seeking God. She emphasizes that adopting a different process can lead to different results and provides reasoning on why the insights shared in this episode are crucial for embracing what is to come.

    Dr. Sharla empowers listeners to take the necessary steps to lay a solid foundation, paving the way for the success that God has destined for them. Tune in to this episode and let Dr. Sharla's revelations inspire and guide you on your spiritual journey. Through shared experiences and wisdom, she offers listeners a roadmap to establishing purposeful planning God's way.

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    Assessment

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    29m - Feb 28, 2024
  • Purposeful Planning God's Way

    Welcome back to another episode of "RX for Purpose with Dr. Sharla." In this insightful installment, Dr. Sharla leads a bible study session on "Purposeful Planning God's Way." Grab your notebook and pen, as you'll need them to ensure that your quarter two and three differ from quarter one.

    Throughout this episode, Dr. Sharla equips listeners with the tools to pivot their planning towards aligning with God's will for successful outcomes. She meticulously outlines the steps needed for purposeful planning, emphasizing the importance of allowing God to lead and being obedient to His direction.

    By delving into detailed definitions, scriptures, and real-life scenarios, Dr. Sharla provides a comprehensive understanding of the process of purposeful planning. She emphasizes that adopting a different process can lead to different results and provides reasoning on why the insights shared in this episode are crucial for embracing this mindset.

    Dr. Sharla empowers listeners to take the necessary steps to lay a solid foundation, paving the way for the success that God has destined for them. Tune in to this episode and let Dr. Sharla's revelations inspire and guide you on your spiritual journey. Through shared experiences and wisdom, she offers listeners a roadmap to establishing purposeful planning God's way.

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    Download The Rx For Purpose Mobile App: Designed with practicality and purpose in mind, the Rx for Purpose App is a Bible-accessible study tool that provides women with the Biblical wisdom and strategy needed to fulfill their purpose. This app is the catalyst to improve each woman's personal relationship with God while also building community with other believers. Our purpose partners community facilitates real-life relationships for the support needed to help overcome the challenges of life together.



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    41m - Feb 21, 2024
  • Coming Up For Air

    Welcome to this special episode of the "Rx For Purpose Podcast" with Dr. Sharla Walker. In this candid discussion, Dr. Sharla delves into the topic of needing a break and simply coming up for air.

    With the new year underway and life unfolding its challenges, Dr. Sharla opens up about her recent experiences, sharing the common feelings of being overwhelmed, overworked, and unable to show up as the best version of oneself. In this transparent conversation, she provides insights on how she is navigating through these challenging times, offering scriptures and hope for those dealing with similar struggles.

    Dr. Sharla illustrates resilience and emotional intelligence, showcasing what it looks like to lean on God during the toughest times. As you listen, grab your pen and paper to note down the insights Dr. Sharla shares, guiding you through this transformative exploration with profound wisdom and thoughtful guidance that she practices in her own life. This episode serves as a reminder that it's okay to acknowledge the need for a break and to seek solace and renewal when life becomes overwhelming.


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    30m - Feb 14, 2024
  • 5 Catalysts of Failure

    Welcome back to another episode of "RX for Purpose with Dr. Sharla." In today's insightful episode, Dr. Sharla continues to build upon last week's discussion about establishing a growth mindset. This time, she delves into five common catalysts of failure that individuals often encounter on their journeys. Dr. Sharla also offers three effective strategies to combat these challenges and pave the way for personal success.

    Skillfully guiding listeners, Dr. Sharla emphasizes the importance of setting boundaries and positioning oneself for success. Throughout the episode, she sheds light on the various ways in which failure can manifest and provides practical insights for addressing and preventing these setbacks. Supported by relevant scriptures, Dr. Sharla's teachings offer valuable guidance for navigating the complexities of success and strengthening one's connection with Christ.

    If success and cultivating a deep connection with Christ are central to your journey, this episode is tailored to meet those needs. Dr. Sharla empowers you to embrace a God-centered approach, showcasing how alignment with divine principles can lead to positive outcomes.

    Tune in to this episode and allow Dr. Sharla's revelations to inspire and guide you on your spiritual journey. Through shared experiences and wisdom, she provides listeners with a roadmap for establishing a growth mindset, highlighting five catalysts of failure and offering effective strategies to overcome them.

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    26m - Jan 31, 2024
  • Bible Study Breakdown: John 17:3

    Welcome to this special bonus episode of the "Rx For Purpose Podcast" with Dr. Sharla Walker. Join Dr. Sharla as she embarks on a profound exploration of John 17:3.

    The desire for eternal life and knowledge of God is universal. In this episode, Dr. Sharla encourages everyone to cultivate a personal relationship with God, emphasizing the comfort and guidance that comes from one's individual faith journey.

    Dr. Sharla poses thought-provoking questions, urging listeners to reflect on their own connection with eternal life and God. Throughout this journey, she underscores the significance of intentionality. As you listen, grab your pen and paper to note down the insights Dr. Sharla shares, guiding you through this transformative exploration with profound wisdom and thoughtful guidance.


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    9m - Jan 28, 2024
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