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Get Your Spirit in Shape

Get Your Spirit in Shape is the podcast of United Methodist Communications.

Get Your Spirit in Shape is a free, 30-minute podcast from United Methodist Communications. Episodes feature casual conversations with leaders, authors, and others who offer spiritual nutrition and exercises to help us get and keep our spirits in shape.

Also, check out our page highlighting our interviews with our United Methodist bishops.

Click an episode below or subscribe (iTunes | Google Play | Stitcher | RSS) to receive some great spiritual coaching every month.


Author and pastor Adam Hamilton shares about Joseph, the earthly father of Jesus. Photo courtesy the Rev. Adam Hamilton.

Episode 034: Facing Fear with Faith with Adam Hamilton

In this conversation, United Methodist pastor and ‘Unafraid’ author the Rev. Adam Hamilton, shares how to confront worry with courage, faith and hope. Listen

Bishop Laurie Haller started her service to the church as an organist.  Photo courtesy Iowa Conference of The United Methodist Church.

Episode 033: Meet Bishop Laurie Haller

United Methodist bishop, musician, author, and endurance athlete shares about her life, call to ministry, and how she keeps her spirit in shape. Listen

A United Methodist pastor and leader offers practical discipleship tips. Photo courtesy United Methodist Discipleship Ministries.

Episode 032: Following Jesus Every Day with Junius Dotson

The leader of United Methodist Discipleship Ministries gives practical tips for growing our spiritual lives through sharing, prayer, worship, and giving. Listen

United Methodist Bishop Frank Beard is an avid fisherman. Photo by Mike DuBose, United Methodist Communications.

Episode 031: Meet Bishop Frank Beard

At 11 years old, he was asked to acolyte in his United Methodist church, “Lighting the candles. Firing up the church. I think that’s been my mantra ever since.” Listen

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Earlier episodes

Find previous episodes of Get Your Spirit in Shape that feature wonderful conversations to help us keep our souls as healthy as our bodies. More