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Dec 1, 2023

How can we experience hope and humor this holiday season? Welcome to Flourish-Meant, the podcast that brings you hope and humor for the holidays. In this very special episode, join host Tina Yeager as she engages in a heartwarming conversation with the amazing author and speaker Michelle Medlock Adams and the insightful pastor and author Andy Clapp.

Andy Clapp is an author, speaker, and literary agent who loves to share the message of the cross. Andy is the Senior Pastor at Mt. Zion Baptist Church.

Michelle Medlock Adams is a much sought-after speaker and best-selling author of over 100 books with more than 4 million books sold.

Together, they co-authored the delightful new title, The Christmas Devotional: Hope & Humor for the Holidays!

The guests share their inspiration behind co-authoring the Christmas devotional "Hope and Humor for the Holidays," discussing the importance of finding hope and joy during the holiday season, especially when faced with challenges such as loss and hardship.

Throughout the episode, listeners will gain practical tips and reflective anecdotes on centering their focus on the true meaning of Christmas, cultivating a mindset of gratitude, and sharing the gift of hope with others. With personal insights and relatable stories, this episode offers a refreshing perspective on celebrating the season with the right priorities and finding joy in meaningful traditions and connections.

Join us as we uncover the heartwarming insights of hope and humor for the holidays with Michelle Medlock Adams and Andy Clapp.

The holiday season can be a time of joy, laughter, and cherished traditions. However, it can also bring moments of loss, loneliness, and stress.

Andy and Michelle share their wisdom on finding hope and joy during the festive season and offer practical tips for centering our minds on the true meaning of Christmas. In their candid conversation with our host, Tina Yeager, Andy and Michelle discuss the importance of focusing on Jesus as the ultimate source of hope, regardless of the circumstances.

They also highlight the significance of sharing laughter and meaningful moments with loved ones as a way to bring light into the holiday season. Their heartfelt stories and encouraging words are sure to uplift your spirits.

Whether you're seeking ways to infuse hope and humor into your own holiday experience or looking for insights on navigating grief and hardships during this time, this episode provides valuable takeaways for everyone.

If you're interested in diving deeper into the messages shared by Andy and Michelle, their Christmas devotional, "Hope and Humor for the Holidays," is the perfect companion for the season. Filled with uplifting stories and reflections, it's a wonderful way to feed your soul with hope and joy during the holidays. You can order your copy from Amazon, EndGamePress, or 

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We hope this episode enriches your holiday season and serves as a reminder of the timeless message of hope found in Christmas. May you find abundant joy, peace, and heartfelt laughter as you celebrate this special time with your loved ones.

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