Christian Travelers’ Network
CTN 42: Host Families w/ Della Brown

CTN 42: Host Families w/ Della Brown

February 12, 2020

Have you ever considered how staying with a host family may change your travel experience? Della Brown has been staying with host families since 2010 and it has opened her eyes to some of the unique perspectives of other cultures. In this episode Della shares her what led her to start staying with home stays, some of the highlights and challenges she faced as a result, and her advice for others considering staying with home stays.

To connect with Della you can find her on Facebook or Instagram. Organizations that she mentioned in this episode include: Covenant Players and The Ends of the Earth Ministry (which runs HIT -Hosting Israeli Travelers).

For more Faith & Travel advice, or to find out what Christian Vacation opportunities are coming up next, please visit our website: www.ChristianTravelers.net 

CTN 41: Health & Wellness While Traveling w/ Christie Bowden

CTN 41: Health & Wellness While Traveling w/ Christie Bowden

February 5, 2020

Christie Bowden has a passion for Jesus and all applications of physical, mental, and emotional wellness. In this episode she joins us to discuss different methods to maintain ones wellness while traveling. God has blessed her with an art for words, reminding us that God created us each uniquely and takes care of us as such.

You can connect with Christie and listen to her podcast on her website www.thedeeperwell.co  along with other social media platforms @thedeeperwell or @thedeeperwellpodcast.

If you liked today's episode, please subscribe to or podcast on your favorite listening platform. You can also subscribe to our podcast newsletter at www.ChristianTravelers.net where we will share 5 Ways to Keep Christ At the Center of Your Travels and other faith + travel resources! Christian Travel Retreat coming soon!

CTN 40: Your Travel Goals

CTN 40: Your Travel Goals

January 29, 2020

I asked you to share some of your 2020 travel goals and this week we get to listen to what you have planned for 2020 and why! God leads everyone to travel to different places and for different reasons. It's wonderful to get to hear our community connecting as their explore God's vast creation.

If you liked today's episode, I would like to encourage you to share your 2020 travel goals in our facebook group or message me about how I can help serve those in the Christian travel community. You can connect with me on our website: www.christiantravelers.net.

Until next time, safe travels & God Bless!

CTN 39: Called To Stay w/ Jodie

CTN 39: Called To Stay w/ Jodie

January 22, 2020

Have you ever wanted to travel, but God called you to stay put? Jodie talks about the challenges she faces when she want to explore the world, but God calls her to stay in the community of her childhood. She explains how she discerns God's voice, how she has responded to the calling, and shares what advice she has if God calls others to stay put.

If you like this episode we encourage you to subscribe to the podcast. You can also subscribe to get our bi-weekly newsletter with faith + travel resources at www.christiantravelers.net.

To be on our next podcast episode - please email an mp3 recording (can be recorded on your phone) of your responses to the questions "what are your 2020 travel goals" and "why." The anonymous recordings will be mixed together for a unique podcast episode! You can email your recordings to ChristianTravelersNetwork@gmail.com!

CTN 38: Developing Healthy Habits w/ Vona Johnson

CTN 38: Developing Healthy Habits w/ Vona Johnson

January 15, 2020

Do you struggle to maintain your new years resolutions? Vona Johnson, a life coach who encourages people to pursue their true callings, joins us to discuss healthy methods to strive towards your goals. We discuss everything tools for everything from maintaining health and devotional life to traveling and doing things that nourish the soul. 

Some of the resources mentioned in this podcast include: Abide App, Bible In A Year, The Best Is Yet To Come Planner, Passion Planner, Life Balance Wheel, and the Top Four Reasons You Feel Unfulfilled by Your Success.

To connect with Vona Johnson, please check out her website, Facebook page, and Instagram.

Thanks for listening to today's episode. For more faith + travel resources, check out our website at www.christiantravelers.net

CTN 37: Worship On Your Commute with Shannon Davis

CTN 37: Worship On Your Commute with Shannon Davis

January 8, 2020

Do you spend a lot of time in the car, but not much time with God? This week Shannon Davis challenges us to involve God in our commute. She takes us through her 5 steps that she does every time she battles in her car - giving her thanksgivings, worries, and concerns over to God. 

You can get connected with Shannon on Facebook or on her website!

I also mentioned in the podcast a unique tool for praying over you family called Parents Cue, a way to be praying for your child each week during the 936 they are with you - birth to graduation! And of course - you never stop praying for your child.

For more faith + travel advice, I encourage you to subscribe to our podcast, sign up to get our newsletter, and check out our website at christiantravelers.net.

CTN 36: Faith + Travel Resolutions

CTN 36: Faith + Travel Resolutions

January 1, 2020

What are your faith + travel New Year resolutions? On this weeks episode I will challenge you to consider 3 different types of New Year resolutions for 2020.

For more faith and travel advice please visit www.Christiantravelers.net

CTN 35: Contemporary Nativity Story

CTN 35: Contemporary Nativity Story

December 25, 2019

I have taken some creative liberties in retelling the Christmas story this week. We get to hear from travelers Zacheaus, Mary, Joseph, a Roman Soldier, the Bethlehem Inn Keeper, and Jesus as they retell some of the most incredible journies in their life. I encourage you to ponder the emotions and thoughts they would have experienced during this as you hear this creative retelling and then go read the Biblical truth - the Nativity story - in Luke 1&2 & Matthew 1&2.

I also share on this podcast about an upcoming Christian Travelers Network retreat. It's my Christmas present to you. I'd love your feedback - are you interested in attending? Which option would you like? 

Thanks for tuning in this week! Merry Christmas! Safe travels & God Bless!

CTN 34: 31 Weeks of Travel with Royce

CTN 34: 31 Weeks of Travel with Royce

December 18, 2019

Have you ever thought about uprooting uprooting your life and working remotely? When life took a drastic turn- that is exactly what Royce Gomez-King did. She traveled for 31 weeks, working remotely, building her business, and growing closer to Christ in the process. This week she joins us to tell us more about her story.

To learn more about her story you can read her book, The Spontaneous Journey, or visit her website.

For more faith + travel resources, please consider visiting our website!

CTN 33: Maria & Serving Missionaly

CTN 33: Maria & Serving Missionaly

December 11, 2019

Have you ever considered moving overseas for an extended period of time? How about serving as missionary on an international scale? Maria joins us today to talk about some of the joys and challenges of moving abroad and how we can support missionaries while we travel.

You can connect with Maria here

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God's Blessings & Safe Travels!
The Christian Travelers' Network