19. Transitions, Boundaries and Trusting Your Gut

In episode 19 of Small Town Big Stories, Jill talks with Jessica Paxton who shares what it is like to struggle with depression and anxiety while still pursuing acting, writing and performing her poetry.  She also shares a harrowing story that highlights the dangers of the internet, as well as the ways in which we … More 19. Transitions, Boundaries and Trusting Your Gut

18. Throwing Stones: a Lecture About Forgiveness

In episode 18 of Small Town Big Stories, Jill shares a lecture she has been developing on the topic of forgiveness as a result of her work and travel with Holocaust survivor Eva Kor.  The lecture such topics as, What Is Forgiveness?  Are Forgiveness and Reconciliation the Same Thing?  How Can I Forgive? Show Notes: … More 18. Throwing Stones: a Lecture About Forgiveness

16. Servant Leadership and the Power of “I See You.”

In episode 16 of Small Town Big Stories Jill interviews Christine Rogers who shares how the dreams she wrote in a journal as a young woman came true through her role as a servant leader and her involvement with the World Vision Organization. Show Notes: You can visit the Warrensburg Team World Vision Facebook page … More 16. Servant Leadership and the Power of “I See You.”

14. The Crime of Human Trafficking, with Emily Russell

If you are being trafficked, and/or if you think you know someone who is, please call the tip line: 1-844-487-0492, or contact local law enforcement.   In episode 14, Jill talks with Emily Russell, Executive Director of the Human Trafficking Task Force for the Attorney General in Missouri.  Emily shares how she got into this … More 14. The Crime of Human Trafficking, with Emily Russell

13. Policing in a Small Town with Sergeant Logan

In episode 13 of Small Town Big Stories, we hear from Sergeant Danny Logan of the Higginsville Police Department in Higginsville, Missouri.  In honor of Police Week (May 12-18, 2019), Jill asks Sgt. Logan about his work on the police force, as well as his own personal story.  In her intro, Jill discusses why we … More 13. Policing in a Small Town with Sergeant Logan

11. A Conversation with the Chief of Police, Rich Lockhart

In episode 11 of Small Town Big Stories, we hear from Rich Lockhart, Chief of the Warrensburg Police Department.  Lockhart shares a bit about his personal history, as well as discussing such topics as the Crisis Intervention Team, Shop with a Cop, what it is like to live in the same community where he works, … More 11. A Conversation with the Chief of Police, Rich Lockhart