Ep 211: Overcoming Hidden Loneliness with the Power of Friendship with guest Justin Whitmel Earley
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Looking to combat loneliness and foster meaningful friendships? Justin Whitmel Earley joins Dr. Meg Meeker this week to discuss the transformative power of friendship. Whether you're a parent seeking to create a supportive environment for your children or someone looking to prioritize meaningful connections in your own life, this conversation offers valuable insights and strategies. Don't miss out on this chance to confront and transform loneliness.

In this episode, you’ll learn how to:

Confront the impact of pervasive, and sometimes hidden, loneliness 

Recognize the immutable strength of true companionships, along with the focused efforts necessary to nurture them

Realize the power of habits shaping personal health in three ways - mental, spiritual, and physical

Identify the potential that solid friendships can unleash, and the sustained commitment they demand


Justin Whitmel Earley is a writer, speaker, and lawyer. He is the author of the award-winning The Common Rule and Habits of the Household, though he spends most days running his business law practice. Through his writing and speaking, Justin empowers God's people to thrive through life-giving habits that form them in the love of God and neighbor. His latest book, Made for People, delves deep into the profound impact of friendship and offers transformative strategies to combat loneliness. He lives with his wife and four boys in Richmond, Virginia, and spends a lot of time around fires and porches with friends.


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