A podcast where we share stories of hope for family caregivers breaking through loneliness to see God even in this season of life.
Stories of Hope for living content, loving well, and caring with no regrets!
Can you find humor in the midst of a caregiving journey? Minty Swanson, a caregiver for her husband Chris, who’s battling non-small cell lung cancer and carcinoid cancer, certainly can. Join us to talk about the difficulties they’ve faced, especially during the pandemic, and how they’ve found joy even in tough times, laughing together at silly things and planning for the future while cherishing the present.
As a caregiver, grief can sometimes sneak up on you. Minty shares her unexpected journey with grief and the importance of recognizing and processing it for self-care. We also dive into how God has been present in her caregiving journey, providing beautiful moments of reflection and peace. Learn how Minty has learned to prioritize self-care by spending quality time with her grandkids, channeling her emotions into mixed media artworks, and relying on Jesus and his unfailing word to guide her through life’s challenges.
(0:02) Caregiving and Finding Humor
(7:04) Grief and Caregiving
(13:37) Caregiver Peace and Contentment
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Minty and her husband Chris live in Georgia. They have been married for almost 9 years, and together they have 5 grown children, and 8 grandchildren.
She is a mixed media artist, loves working in her flower garden, cooking, and is beginning to write a little bit.
*Transcript is an actual recount of the live conversation
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