Machine vs Garden: God wants to Renew Your Mind, NOT Repair It

What if, instead of thinking of our mind as a machine that breaks down and requires fixing – we instead choose to view it as a garden in need of nurture?

In this edition of the Thrive Podcast, Amber Ward explains how God is in the business of garden renewal, not machine repair.

P.S. This is the one with the story about being locked down in Melbourne [again] – don’t miss it!


0:00 Machine vs Garden – An Introduction

1:19 A trend in pastoral care

2:00 Our mind as a machine

2:57 Our mind as a garden

5:08 Romans 12

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