About the show

Pebbles of Light strives to help you recognize those who have helped light your path and become the person you are. This helps you to have direction and courage in sharing your light with others. We’ll cover a variety of topics, including: parenting, mom hacks, faith, home life, relationships, traditions, and more.

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RECENT EPISODES

019 Spreading Light Through Service to Others || Kelly McMurry

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019 Spreading Light Through Service to Others || Kelly McMurry
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Kelly McMurry, founder of the nonprofit The Closet in Meridian Idaho, shares Pebbles of Light with countless youth by not only providing clothes for them but also helping them recognize their own light.

018 Finding Simplicity in American Samoa || Melinda Clayville

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018 Finding Simplicity in American Samoa || Melinda Clayville
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Melinda Clayville documents her family adventures in American Samoa under the handle AmSamFam. She shares a few of the things they learned as they moved their family of 5 across the ocean.

017 Finding Inspired Balance in Your Relationships || Melinda Wheelwright Brown

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017 Finding Inspired Balance in Your Relationships || Melinda Wheelwright Brown
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Melinda Wheelwright Brown, author of "Eve and Adam: Discovering the Beautiful Balance," shares some wonderful insights about partnership. Be sure to see the full show notes for references and resources.

016 Amplifying the Light of Others || Kay West & Becky Squire

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016 Amplifying the Light of Others || Kay West & Becky Squire
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A wonderful interview with Kay West of A Worldwide Sisterhood and Becky Squire of Latter-day Woman Magazine about finding ways to amplify the light of others. See full show notes for links to references and ways to support Pebbles of Light. PEBBLE OF THE WEEK: Share some light - whether your own or that of a friend, whether on social media or just sending a thought to a friend through text, email, Marco Polo, or a good old-fashioned letter.

015 The Role of Faith, Hope, and Angels in Times of Trial || Janet Rowley & Liz Jorgensen

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015 The Role of Faith, Hope, and Angels in Times of Trial || Janet Rowley & Liz Jorgensen
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In another mother-daughter interview, Janet Rowley and Liz Jorgensen share messages of tragedy, hope, faith, and angels. PEBBLE OF THE WEEK: Take 10 minutes to ponder on the angels that have supported and uplifted you in your life. Share this episode with a friend who has been an angel to you.

014 How to Manage the Ups and Downs When a Mission Is Cut Short || Neicia Silva & Trina Browning

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014 How to Manage the Ups and Downs When a Mission Is Cut Short || Neicia Silva & Trina Browning
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If you were here last week, you heard a great interview with Trina Browning about her experience as a missionary mom. This week, we will be talking with Trina and her daughter Neicia about Neicia’s experience serving in the Zambia Lusaka Africa Mission. Neicia had wanted to go to a Third World country and she got her wish. While there, Neicia experienced some health problems and returned home early from her mission. Please check the full show notes to links for resources about missionary work as well as products and businesses mentioned in the episode. PEBBLE OF THE WEEK: Show kindness to others. Before you make a judgment, do your best to try to see things from another’s perspective.

013 You Are Hereby Called to Serve: Insights from a Missionary Mom || Trina Browning

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013 You Are Hereby Called to Serve: Insights from a Missionary Mom || Trina Browning
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Whether knocking on your door, riding a bike through your neighborhood, on a theater stage, or these days, on social media, you’ve likely seen some missionaries from The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints with their black nametags. Today we get to talk to a missionary mom and talk about what it’s like to send your kid to serve as a missionary. Check the full show notes for resources on the what, why, and how of missionaries as well as how to support Pebbles of Light.

012 How to Find Serenity in Nature & Help Others Do the Same || Maria Anderson Hormaza

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012 How to Find Serenity in Nature & Help Others Do the Same || Maria Anderson Hormaza
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In an interview with Maria Anderson Hormaza, we talk about the peace that can be found in spending time in nature. We also talk about the courage it can take to follow your dreams.

011 Leaning on Friends and Family to Find Your Light & Follow Your Dreams || Elissa Grossell Dickey

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011 Leaning on Friends and Family to Find Your Light & Follow Your Dreams || Elissa Grossell Dickey
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An interview with Elissa Grossell Dickey, whose debut novel, “The Speed of Light,” (links below) comes out March 1st, 2021 with Lake Union Publishing. Like the main character in her novel, Elissa has been diagnosed with Multiple Sclerosis. She shares the strength she received from friends and family as she coped with the diagnosis process. She also emphasizes the importance of giving yourself grace when your body forces you to slow down and reset.

010 How to Focus on that which Matters Most: Lessons from a Broken Christmas Ornament

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010 How to Focus on that which Matters Most: Lessons from a Broken Christmas Ornament
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A few years ago, we came home to a toppled Christmas tree and shattered ornaments. The experience taught us a valuable lesson about what is most important to have in our home.

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