Ep51_Christi_Photo

SMW 051: How to Use the Enabling Power of Jesus to Flourish in Your Challenges || Christi Hibbert

Christi Hibbert, a psychologist, author, wife and mother, describes her two and a half year battle with breast cancer as a roller coaster she couldn’t get off of. Christi discusses in this interview how cancer and other grief-filled experiences in her past have brought her closer to the Savior and helped her experience miracles. She shares her testimony that the Lord can take our hard things and through His enabling power, we can heal and learn to flourish.

Journal Questions

Christi shared how the words to the hymn Abide With Me ‘Tis Eventide have had significance for her. Do you have a hymn, song or musical piece that has spiritual significance to you or helps you feel closer to God? Listen to the music that inspires you and write the thoughts you have while you listen.

“You’re not alone.” Christi said these words are some of the most powerful things we can say to someone experiencing something difficult. Who in your life needs to hear these words? Think about how you can help someone else feel like they are not alone and then act on the promptings you receive.

Christi referenced a portion of 2 Nephi 25:23 which says, “..for we know that it is by grace that we are saved, after all we can do.” She shared her thought that the “we” in that verse is referring to what an individual and the Savior can do together. What are your thoughts about this verse? Journal what Christ’s grace means to you.

Episode Links

Listen to Christi’s podcast: Like a Watered Garden

Visit Christi’s websites: drchristinahibbert.com likeawateredgarden.com

Follow Christi on Instagram:  @likeawatered.garden @drchristinahibbert

Follow Christi on Facebook: Dr. Christina Hibbert 

Join the Spiritually Minded Women email list and get access to my FREE resource library:  spirituallymindedwomen.com/prayerjournal/

Follow Spiritually Minded Women on Instagram: @spirituallymindedwomen

Watch the podcast on YouTube: Spiritually Minded Women channel

Reimagine Prayer by praying with purpose using a prayer journal

Quick How-To Video

(It's Free!)

Related Posts:

SMW 056: How to Do All the Things God is Asking You to Do || Lynnette Sheppard

In early 2020, Lynnette Sheppard was called to be a Relief Society president. She was already feeling inadequate and then the pandemic hit along with many personal trials including family challenges and business struggles. By January 2021, Lynnette felt she was drowning but received a clear message from God, “Lynnette, it’s not about what you do.” In this interview, Lynnette shares what the prompting meant to her and how it led her to start helping other women of faith. Overall, Lynnette discusses how she came to know that God carries the weight of His work and it doesn’t have to feel heavy to us. 

Read More »

SMW 055: Why Paying Attention to Your Desires Can Lead You to Great Things || Ceri Payne

Ceri Payne was very content raising three teen daughters and working from home as a special education teacher, but everything changed when she and her husband were asked to facilitate a self-reliance class. During the class, Ceri realized she had desires for her life she had never uncovered before. In this interview, Ceri shares how a series of promptings helped her make major shifts in her career and learn how paying attention to her desires was a way to co-create with God and see blessings for things she wasn’t even aware she needed.

Read More »

SWM 054: Why Sharing Your Talents Will Open Your Heart to Jesus Christ’s Love || Katie Mitchell

In 2020, Katie Mitchell found herself dealing with personal trials in addition to the pandemic. She knew she needed hope and something to lift her spirits and felt a prompting to start sharing poetry with friends and family on Instagram. In the interview, Katie talks about how sharing her gifts through poetry and seeking to help others opened her own heart to Jesus Christ’s healing love.

Read More »

Reimagine Prayer by praying with purpose using a prayer journal

Quick How-to Video

(It's Free!)

This site uses cookies – small text files that allow personalization of your experience on our site. Learn more HERE. By accessing this site you agree to the use of cookies.