Rev Karla عمومي
[search 0]
أكثر

تنزيل التطبيق!

show episodes
 
Spirituality Matters with Rev Karla is a podcast for the spiritual-but-not-religious. Rev Karla is an ordained interfaith minister, a writer, and a spiritual teacher and mentor. She explores topics from healing religious trauma and helping individuals explore, embrace, and expand their spiritual-but-not-religious journeys, while connecting to the Divine through sacred soul work. For more resources and support along your spiritual journey → numasoulcourses.com/links/revkarla.
 
Loading …
show series
 
In this episode, Rev Karla discusses the difficulty of navigating the loneliness of the spiritual wilderness when you begin deconstructing to heal your religious trauma. Rev Karla leaves you to ask yourself, how are you leaving the world a better place because of your spirituality? You can read Rev Karla's blog post of this episode or watch the unc…
 
In this episode, Rev Karla discusses the dangers of Christian Nationalism, the Seven Mountain Mandate, the importance of the midterm elections, and the plan to privatize public education. You can read more from Rev Karla on this in her blog post and be sure to watch the uncut version of her podcast on YouTube. Additional resources include: Vice, Do…
 
In this episode, Rev Karla discusses how the bible is holding you hostage with harmful indoctrinated beliefs and how you can break free from them. If you've ever felt like you are a mistake, a sin, or going to hell then you are being affected by these toxic beliefs. You'll discover the crucial step to truly break free from these beliefs altogether,…
 
Rev Karla details an experience she had with an internationally known psychic medium. The psychic medium revealed she had powerful male energy surrounding her which came as a surprise. In this episode, you'll discover how important it is to reflect on your ancestors. She also discusses pealing away indoctrinated beliefs that shun seeking out altern…
 
In this episode, Rev Karla discusses the wisdom in the changing seasons, our connection to the earth, and honoring the Crone years. Read the blog post for this episode and watch the uncut version on YouTube. Resources for this episode include: The Triple Goddess: Maiden, Mother and Crone, All About Samhain, Persecuting Witches and Witchcraft.…
 
In this episode, Rev Karla reflects on her experience officiating Ria and Amber Demiri's wedding, the hypocrisy of the patriarchy, and the death of the Queen. Be sure to read this week's blog post for more on the wedding, including photos. You can also watch the uncut recording of this episode on Youtube.…
 
In this episode, Rev Karla discusses the importance of better angels and their role in history, activism and spirituality. You can read Rev Karla's blog post of this episode or watch the uncut version on YouTube. Additional recourses for this episode include: Did Black lives matter to Abraham Lincoln?, Why Bible Accurate Angels Are So Creepy…
 
Rev Karla is back from a much-needed break where she discovered the beauty of stepping back and allowing for Divine intervention. Your spiritual journey is just beginning, beloved. Read Rev Karla’s blog post for this episode and watch the uncut video on YouTube. Additional resources for this episode include: 2020 Democrats sticking to their No Lobb…
 
In this episode, Rev Karla discusses how elements of your indoctrination could still be hiding in your life, while celebrating life's interruptions. She also discusses demolishing our country's broken system. You can also read the blog post and watch the video version of today's episode.بقلم Rev Karla
 
In this episode, Rev Karla exposes the dangerous inherent connection between white supremacy and American Christianity. She also discusses why the inaction of 'Not all Christians' is actually helping Christian extremists gain power in American politics. Click here to read the blog version of this episode or watch the uncut version on Youtube. Addit…
 
In this episode, Rev Karla reveals how you can find strength in the toxic words thrown at you by hate-filled Christians. She dives into her story of growing up in southern Indiana in the 60's and was called a 'woke liberal' and 'snowflake' by everyone around her. You'll discover how you to use any mockery thrown against you as empowerment for your …
 
This episode, Rev Karla digs deep into Micah 6:8 – a verse Christians often cherry-picked to justify harm and oppression. You'll also discover history traditional Christian church did not teach you, including how Christians have openly appropriated Jewish traditions. Click here to read the blog version of this episode or watch the uncut version on …
 
In this episode, Rev Karla reveals why your emotional triggers can become a powerful gift for wisdom and healing. You'll also dive deeper into important lessons surrounding religious trauma, spiritual manipulation, shadow work, gaslighting, grief, and binary thinking. Read the blog version of this episode or watch the uncut version on Youtube. Reso…
 
After recovering from a nasty flu, Rev Karla is back to talk about how you can discover the Holy in everyday life. You'll learn how to recognize 'undefinable sacredness': The key to enjoying fulfilling spiritual experiences outside church. You'll also uncover the hidden conversion agenda of church support groups and how megachurches are attempting …
 
In this episode, Rev Karla discusses how fear-based theology is used by Christians to manipulate people into staying in church. She responds to bold statements made by John Cooper, Greg Locke and Matt Chandler. You can read more on this topic from Rev Karla in her blog post. Watch the uncut version of this episode on YouTube. Additional resources f…
 
In this episode, Rev Karla discusses why the spiritual but not religious movement is growing. She talks about her own journey of leaving organized religion and how sometimes that felt like leaving a bad relationship. The spiritual but not religious are here to stay. You can read more on this topic from Rev Karla in her blog post. Watch the uncut ve…
 
In this episode, Rev Karla discusses the importance of learning and understanding your own heritage. Who we are based on our ancestral lineage and why that is so important. and where is the sacred wisdom in that? You can read more on this topic from Rev Karla in her blog post.بقلم Rev Karla
 
In this episode, Rev Karla discusses different interpretations of end-times theology and the Book of Revelations throughout history. You are invited to consider what it would be like if you are not living with the fear of hell, the rapture and the return of Jesus. Read more on this topic from Rev Karla in her blog post. Watch the uncut version of t…
 
In this episode, Rev Karla discusses the grief we can feel after deconstructing from religion and no longer attending church every Sunday. The overwhelming emotions of grief can be a lot to process, but it's important to understand these emotions and give yourself time to feel them. There is sacred wisdom in grief. You can read more on this topic f…
 
In this episode, Rev Karla responds to the pope saying that people who choose to have pets over having children are selfish. She discusses the many reasons why people are choosing not to have children and how this isn't the first time the church has used insults to guilt people into behaving how they want. You can read more on this topic from Rev K…
 
In this episode, Rev Karla discusses one of the most misunderstood emotions: rejection. She talks about how we can begin to understand why people bully and make people feel rejected. Rev Karla also shares parts of her deconstruction journey and dealing with rejection. You can read more about rejection from Rev Karla in her blog post. Watch the uncu…
 
In this episode, Rev Karla discusses the story of Job and suffering in the Bible. The reason for suffering is complicated and never absolute. There may not be answers to this question, but join Rev Karla in the conversation. You can read more on this topic in her blog post and watch the uncut version of this episode on YouTube.…
 
In this episode, Rev Karla discusses how rejecting your faith is different than deconstructing from it. She talks about the many ways she has seen and experienced religious trauma and spiritual manipulation during her own deconstructing journey. Many times, recognizing the trauma is the first step to beginning your deconstructing journey, but it lo…
 
In this episode, Rev Karla talks about how to deal with loss and suffering through a Christian lens versus a Buddhist lens. She also discusses the first steps to deconstructing from your religious heritage and the importance of learning to heal rather than just mend your wounds. You can read more from Rev Karla on this topic in her blog post.…
 
In this episode, Rev Karla discusses some hard truths about the realities of today. Our spirituality is connected to everything including racism, politics and activism. Rev Karla ends the episode with a few questions to help you in a contemplative practice reflecting on 2021. You can read more on this topic in Rev Karla's blog post and watch the vi…
 
In this episode, Rev Karla interviews Pastor Jeff Baker from Chosen Family Church in Canada. The two first connected on TikTok on their growing platforms for helping people deconstruct toxic theology. Pastor Jeff talked about what it was like to grow up religious and questioning their sexual identity, beginning to question other beliefs, and their …
 
In this episode, Rev Karla discusses the importance of keeping religion out of politics. Rev Karla shares her experience with religion in public schools, the current threat to our democracy if religion keeps playing a part in politics and what we can do about it. You can read more about the separation of church and state from Rev Karla in her blog …
 
In this episode, Rev Karla sits down with her spiritual TikTok friend, Jegaysus. They talk about his religious history in the church and the creation of Jegaysus after not being involved with the church for 10 years. They have a great conversation about the different ways to live a spiritual life, the language people use around spirituality and spi…
 
In this episode, Rev Karla interviews Sophia Spallino where they discuss their experiences being raised in the church. They also cover topics including speaking in tongues, church camp and deconstructing from purity culture. You can learn more from Sophia on her website, social media and her podcast, Enlightened. You can watch the uncut video of th…
 
In this episode, Rev Karla discusses how to discover how your spirituality can exist outside of religion. Questioning religion could mean you are stepping into a spiritual awakening to enter into the spiritual wilderness. Rev Karla makes suggestions on how to begin your spiritual journey. Read more on this topic from Rev Karla in her blog post and …
 
In this episode, Rev Karla interviews Pastor Paul Swearigen. The two discuss their journey through deconstructing religion. Pastor Paul talks about when he first started questioning religion and embracing the mystery in the unknowns. He offers some ideas about what might happen after death and discusses who, or what, God is to him. Books recommende…
 
In this episode, Rev Karla talks about a birthday that changed her life and the power of birthdays and rituals. Autumn is a season of embracing change. Will you accept the invitation to pause, reconnect and remember? You can read more of this from Rev Karla in her blog post.بقلم Rev Karla
 
In this episode, Rev Karla invites you to take a moment and pause to reflect and feel connected to the Holy. Autumn is approaching and we must embrace the changing of the seasons. Read more about the Summertide in Rev Karla's blog post. You can watch the uncut video of this episode on Rev Karla's YouTube channel.…
 
In this episode, Rev Karla interviews licensed mental health professional, Jaime Mahler. Jaime Mahler is a passionate educator, coach, therapist, podcast host and mental health content creator. Her approach is unique and holistic. Jaime owns Recollected Self, a mental health enrichment company. She integrates creativity and person-centered approach…
 
In this episode, Rev Karla discusses how hateful Christian love can be. Christians have misinterpreted scripture to justify judging, condemning, and dehumanizing people who don't look like, love like or believe like they do. Jesus wouldn't even recognize what Christianity has become today. You can read more from Rev Karla on this topic in her blog …
 
In this episode, Rev Karla had the honor of interviewing Alistair Abulafia Turrelle, also known as Nathaniel Pons. Alistair shares their story about growing up in a religious experience that did not embrace who Alistair truly was. A touching story that is certain to inspire others on their road to healing from religious trauma and to live authentic…
 
In this episode, Rev Karla discusses the response to the comment she often sees on her social media, "Well, not all Christians." She talks about why we need to do shadow work to be able to take responsibility for how we respond to the world around us. It's important to recognize why something might offend you and be able to control your response to…
 
In this episode, Rev Karla answers some of your submitted questions including: Why do I feel so much discomfort inside the church? I don't believe in God, am I welcome here? And, does Rev Karla believe in Jesus? Do you have a question for Rev Karla? Email us at info@numasoul.com and your question may be answered in a future episode.…
 
In this episode, Rev Karla expands on topics inspired by her interview in last week's podcast with Rev Dr. José Román and why it's important to show up in a way that reflects God within us. What does it mean to have God within us? Rev Karla also discusses the challenges of navigating the spiritual wilderness and how to find a sacred community as so…
 
In this episode, Rev Karla sits down with Rev Arda and Rev Dr. José Román for discussion following The Hidden Homosexual workshop. They talk about their thoughts on the importance of these kinds of workshops, what reconstructive theology can look like, and the importance of embracing all parts of ourselves in true authenticity. You can watch the un…
 
In this episode, Rev Karla discusses how she handles some of the hateful comments she gets on social media. It can be difficult to not let them hurt you, but in the end, they are just a reminder of why we are on this spiritual journey anyway. Many are just deleted and blocked, but some comments turn into teaching moments as an example of how sacred…
 
In this episode, Rev Karla and Rev Arda answer your questions from the God is Gay masterclass. Are there scriptures that support feminism? How can we help cis-hetero individuals adopt queerness into their lives? How do we find good resources for correctly translating words? Find out the answer to these questions and more in today's episode.…
 
When Scripture is Weaponized to Dehumanize In this episode, Rev Karla begins deconstructing the toxic theology behind the insult of calling others an abomination for not believing in the same things or living the same way they do. Scripture has been mistranslated and taken out of context in an attempt to justify the condemnation of the LGBTQIA+ com…
 
Rev Karla is back with more of your questions to answer. In this episode, Rev Karla shares her thoughts on tithing, how to deal with toxic relationships and why God is gay. What does Rev Karla's signature sign-off mean? Rev Karla closes off the episode by answering the popular question: Can you be spiritual but not religious and still believe in Je…
 
In this episode, Rev Karla breaks down how we can release God from physical attributes and understand the experience of God to be the undefinable, the indescribable, and the unexplainable. We have humanized God through a patriarchal lens, but God is bigger than the image we created. Rev Karla talks about the many names for God in Christianity and r…
 
In this episode, Rev Karla interviews Rev Arda Itez, Humanist Minister and now Numa Soul's Director of Programs and Partnerships. Karla and Arda recount how they met at seminary school, how their spiritual paths have continued to grow together, and their plans for the future. Rev Arda discusses her spiritual background and how she began deconstruct…
 
In this episode, Rev Karla discusses how to have tough conversations with your friends, colleagues, and loved ones about race, religion, and social justice movements. These conversations require a lot of soul work in preparation. Rev Karla talks about what it means to understand your "why," understanding your boundaries, and knowing when to walk aw…
 
In this episode, Rev Karla answers some of your questions! Find out answers to: What does it mean to be spiritual but not religious? Should we stay in church and try to reform it? What's Rev Karla's opinion on atheism? What about Hebrews 10:25? And answers to a few more of your questions on today's episode. Resources for this episode include: U.S. …
 
Why America is Becoming Less Christian and More Compassionate In this episode, Rev Karla discusses a few reasons why some people have chosen to step away from organized religion. The latest data shows that a record-low number of Americans identify themselves with any religion at all. People are leaving church in order to separate themselves from th…
 
Loading …

دليل مرجعي سريع

حقوق الطبع والنشر 2022 | خريطة الموقع | سياسة الخصوصية | شروط الخدمة
Google login Twitter login Classic login