The Notice
Episode 8 - Noticing God in counseling with Bob Wessels - part 1

Episode 8 - Noticing God in counseling with Bob Wessels - part 1

September 15, 2019

Have you recently gone through a life transition or recognize deep down something isn't quite right? If you have considered spiritual counseling or you know someone who could benefit, you’ll want to listen to this two-part episode with Bob Wessels, Pastor of Care at Trinity Church. We discuss his background, the Christian life, transitions, how God uses our experiences to serve Him, and how spiritual counseling can draw us into a more intimate relationship with God.

Episode 7 - Noticing God while listening

Episode 7 - Noticing God while listening

September 2, 2019

Have you ever felt like you were telling your story but no one was truly listening? Or maybe someone has mentioned to you they didn't feel like you really heard what they were saying. If that's you or you'd love to consider new ways to listen, you'll want to join us as we discuss seven different ways we may listen to others, explore what it is we're really trying to say and discover new insights into listening. 

Episode 6 - Noticing God in grief with Ingrid Winsett

Episode 6 - Noticing God in grief with Ingrid Winsett

August 19, 2019

The memorial service has ended, the words of sympathy have dissolved, and you find yourself all alone with your grief.  If that’s you or you know someone who lost a loved one, you’ll want to hear this interview with Ingrid Winsett, a ministry leader with Grief Share. We discuss the challenges and process of grief, responding to others who are grieving and how the God of mercy takes notice. 

Episode 5 - Noticing God when busy

Episode 5 - Noticing God when busy

August 7, 2019

Have you ever felt like life is just too busy?  Or you can’t seem to make it to the end of your “to do” list? Listen as we talk about the crazy, hectic lifestyle we lead and how to take notice of God amongst the chaos. We talk about reasons, seasons and being present and how to choose mercy when we fail. So if you are someone who struggles with remaining peaceful during the frenzy of your day or you find yourself over committing, join us!

Episode 4 - Noticing God in secret places with Caroline Hobbs

Episode 4 - Noticing God in secret places with Caroline Hobbs

July 22, 2019

Have you found yourself going through the motions of life when suddenly out of nowhere, you run into an old friend who shows you a photograph which completely changes your life? Listen to this interview with Caroline Hobbs, a ministry leader with Surrendering the Secret, who shares her story about how God noticed her in the most intimate of ways. Be reminded of how God notices us in the most secret of places. 

Episode 3 - Noticing God through frustration

Episode 3 - Noticing God through frustration

July 7, 2019

Do you ever get upset or annoyed at someone or something because it gets in the way of your plans? Or maybe you find yourself consumed by unfair policies or someone else’s inadequacies --- or perhaps even your own? If this sounds like you, you won’t want to miss today’s episode. We explore frustration as a human experience, as a humbling experience and share some stories of how God showed His mercy in the most frustrating of times.

Episode 2 - Noticing God through music with Kristin Schnerer

Episode 2 - Noticing God through music with Kristin Schnerer

June 23, 2019

Have the words or melody of a song ever changed you? Have you ever been through a bad season where music understood exactly what you were feeling? Join Host Susan Hoekstra as she welcomes her daughter Kristin to have a conversation about the different ways God notices us through music and even share how we co-wrote the music for the podcast. If you ever wondered if God is paying attention to you, you won't want to miss how He notices you through music. 

Episode 1 - Behind the podcast

Episode 1 - Behind the podcast

June 10, 2019

Join host Susan Hoekstra for her very first episode where she discusses our need to be noticed, shares a few stories and defines validation and affirmation. Learn the intent behind the podcast and how the God of mercy satisfies! 

Welcome to The NOTICE !

Welcome to The NOTICE !

May 4, 2019

Have you ever felt invisible or unheard? Listen to this short announcement about the June 10th premiere of THE NOTICE podcast with host Susan Hoekstra.