#061: Overcoming Loneliness [Podcast]

Today we talk about the subject of loneliness; what causes it, how we end up feeling that way and what to do about it. I believe you will love our honest and straight shooting regarding this subject.

From Dr. Colbert Article Can Loneliness Cause Early Death?

A recent research has shown that loneliness impacts health and causes early death as much as being poor does. The findings says that dying early has an increased probability of as much as 19%.

From Counseling and Wellness Center:

Loneliness is a feeling of emptiness or hollowness inside you. You feel isolated or separated from the world, cut off from those you would like to have contact with.

In this episode, we talk about:

  • The different ways loneliness can sneak into our lives.
  • How loneliness affected people in the Bible.
  • Methods people use to try and cope with loneliness.
  • Why are people lonely?
  • What are solutions to help us overcome loneliness?

You definitely don’t want to miss this one!

After you listen, let us know if the episode was helpful for your journey.

Question: What things are helpful for you in overcoming loneliness? Was there anything that was not answered that you would like to have addressed? (Use our comments section at the bottom of the page.) 

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Mark DeJesus has been equipping people in a full time capacity since 1995, serving in various roles, including, teaching people of all ages, communicating through music, authoring books, leading and mentoring. Mark's deepest love is his family; his wife Melissa, son Maximus and daughter Abigail. Mark is a teacher, author and mentor who uses many communication mediums, including the written word, a weekly radio podcast show and videos. His deepest call involves equipping people to live as overcomers. Through understanding inside out transformation, Mark's message involves getting to the root of issues that contribute to the breakdown of our relationships, our health and our day to day peace. He is passionately reaching his world with a transforming message of love, healing and freedom. Out of their own personal renewal, Mark and Melissa founded Turning Hearts Ministries, a ministry dedicated to inside out transformation. Mark also founded Transformed You, a communication platform for Mark’s teachings, writing and broadcasts that are designed to encourage people in their journey of transformation. Mark and Melissa currently live in Connecticut.

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  • Jean Hoff

    Finding purpose and investing in others…sound advice! Cow bell was a nice touch 🙂

    • Thanks Jean! Glad it helped! And double glad you loved the cow bell!

  • So practical guys, sure to bless many. the cow bell…seriously tho…that was hilarious.

    • Haha thanks Dave! Took me 20 min to find a sound. Had to use an app. Was one of those times I wish I had an actual cowbell in the studio! 🙂