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Taking God Out of the Box with Hope Pedraza
Episode 1428th January 2024 • Touchy Subjects Podcast • Erin Billings
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In this episode, Erin and guest, Hope Pedraza, explore the intersection spirituality and religion. Hope shares her journey breaking away from conservative Southern Baptist beliefs, emphasizing the transformative power of recognizing individual opinions.

The discussion challenges Christian narratives around sacrifice and delves into the contrasting mindsets between conditioned beliefs and an abundance mindset in spirituality. Additionally, Hope sheds light on Reiki and Human Design, highlighting its roots in light energy, divine source healing and science, while addressing common misconceptions.

Key Takeaways:

Deconstruction and Spiritual Evolution:

  • Hope's journey from conservative roots to personal deconstruction.
  • Recognition of individual opinions as transformative in late twenties.

Challenging Christian Narratives:

  • Erin questions Christian narratives around sacrifice and suffering.
  • Contrast between conditioned beliefs and abundance mindset in spirituality.

Reiki and Intention in Healing:

  • Hope introduces Reiki's roots in light energy and divine source healing, as well as Human Design.
  • Addressing misconceptions, emphasizing the role of intention in spiritual tools.

Connect with Hope Pedraza:

Hope Pedraza is a Functional Diagnostic Nutrition Practitioner, Certified Holistic Nutritionist, Reiki Practitioner, Human Design guide, as well as the founder of inBalance, a pilates based fitness franchise and the host of the Hopeful and Wholesome podcast. She helps female entrepreneurs heal chronic symptoms, create balance and ease in the body in the with a combination of functional medicine and energy medicine so they can live a life of joy, fulfillment and impact.

Learn more about Hope and her offerings here.

Connect with Erin and the Touchy Subjects Podcast:

Check out our website and follow us on Instagram @letstalktouchysubjects