Carpenter explores how spiritual homelessness may create the ideal conditions for exploring the unique nature of one's relationship to the divine and how any one religion may limit the ability to explore the full character of God.
The well-ordered life is often motivated by fear, public opinion and doing the right thing. Instead when we allow our deepest convictions to inform our day-to-day activities, we find ourselves well-ordered, courageous and more satisfied than breaking the rules could ever be.
Life coach, Janice Baldes, and Psychiatrist, Marty Carpenter MD discuss the concept of sin and how to think about it in psychological terms. Marty and Janice include an analysis of traditional religious definitions and provide tips on discovering the triggers that lead us to think and behave in ways that leave us feeling more disconnected.
Relationships test our emotional health perhaps more than anything else. Contrary to popular belief, we weren't born knowing how to navigate the complexity of romance. Here's an overview of the most common reasons relationships go off the rails and how to recognize warning signs when yours is in trouble.
Where do we go now? Give me your tiny hand. I will be your Father Figure if you be my Sweet Child O' Mine. Imagine toddler Axl out in the yard playing with George Michael while their mother's watch nervously from their respective lawn chairs. Chart how the typical human upbringing translates into pop music and the gender wars we have today.
Haters gonna hate and playas gonna play, but nobody pulls one over on old T-swizzle. Reel in the years on a journey through the lyrics of Taylor Swift and all they have to teach us about romantic relationships.
Do you and your partner give love a bad name? Are you chugging the same bad medicine day after day? Here's how to keep from going down in a blaze of glory.
Founder of wildly successful handbag company, Bagolitas, describes the rise and fall of her business and the spiritual transformation that accompanied it. Janice discusses the emotional state of womankind today and the upcoming couples retreat she plans to host with psychiatrist and podcaster, Marty Carpenter.
Taking the matters of life into your own hands is like using your lighthouse as a storage unit.
How living less-than-honest is cramping your style.
Meta tags vs skin tags, peace in the day to day and the music we love with radioman, Jamie Hopkins.
My harrowing escape from cynicism while opening a psychiatric practice, raising three young children and enduring the end of an 18-year marriage.
Memories of medical school, marriage, making music, mistakes and much much more.
A tale about flyover country, a farm boy, faith and following your girlfriend to college.
From giving the dog a bone to making your house a home, here's how to get blessed.
Don't let a history of divorce keep you from fully immersing yourself into a second marriage. Dig in and enjoy all that a healthy relationship has to offer.
Dr. Martin Carpenter sits down with licensed marriage and family therapists, Ian Kerns and Kate Bell to discuss breakups, toxic relationships, stale marriages and tips for how to improve your relationships.
There's hope! After a painful divorce, a person can recover and have a fantastic life. Stay the course, do the work and remain true to the God that brought you through.
The emotional wreckage post divorce requires concerted and intentional cleanup. You need to take your time and work through the process. Rushing into new relationships and running from the process of healing only postpones the inevitable and creates more problems than it solves. Join me for a discussion on the subject of recovering from a divorce.
Church-going Christians get divorced regularly. Its painful for everybody and can be very confusing to navigate. In this episode, Carpenter offers advice from both firsthand and professional experience on the matter of divorce in the church.