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52. This Christmas Hope

52. This Christmas Hope

Update: 2019-12-22


This Christmas Hope with Alexander John Shaia - Episode 52

Alexander Shaia is a thoughtful and poetic man, living the ancient rhythms of his Lebanese and Aramaic heritage. Alexander is a Spiritual Director, Educator, Psychologist and passionate professional speaker traveling internationally, lecturing and leading retreats and workshops. When not on the road, home is a fishing village on the coast of Spain and the beloved mountains above Santa Fe, New Mexico. He is the author of 'Heart and Mind: The Four-Gospel Journey for Radical Transformation.' You can visit his website at to find more resources for your enjoyment, learning and transformation that all contain invitations to enter into the story of the Gospel in deep and profound ways.

Other episodes of the oneLife Maps Podcast featuring Alexander Shaia include:

Episode 44: Facing Change: The Gospel of Matthew as a Life-Stage Guide -

Episode 18: Reading the Gospel as Life-Stage Guides

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52. This Christmas Hope

52. This Christmas Hope