Peter Scazzero – The Emotionally Healthy Leader – Podcasts & Sermons

The Emotionally Healthy Leader Podcast explores the paradigms and practices leaders need to transform their church culture and multiply deeply changed disciples.


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Why Pain and Failure are God’s Great Gifts to You

For many leaders, the pain and failure that come with leadership are often too much to bear.  But the truth is – pain and failure are some of God’s greatest gifts to us. Why? Because it is the only way we will mature into the unique leaders He…

Emotionally Healthy Vacations: The Antidote for Vacations that Leave You Empty and Dry

Have you ever returned from vacation tired and empty? As we enter into the summer months in North America, we have an opportunity to completely re-think the way we take our vacations from a biblical perspective. On today’s podcast, I…

Leadership Blindspots & Whitewashed Walls

Is your life and leadership the same on the INSIDE as it is on the OUTSIDE? You might respond “Of course it is!”. But reality is – sometimes it’s hard to know. That’s why God often sends others to help us see our own blindspots. In today’s podcast, I…

The 5 Hardest Lessons I’ve Learned Since Graduating Seminary

It has been almost 40 years since I graduated from seminary.  I had no idea there would also be a few HARD lessons waiting for me. Each of them would completely transform my life and ministry. In today’s podcast, I share just 5 of these…

The Radical Shift of Leading from Within

Most leaders are consumed with solving problems, putting out fires, and managing people. Most leaders are taught that THIS is good leadership! But the truth is, if you want to be a transformational leader, you must learn to lead from the…

The Key to Address Our Church Scandal Crisis: Pt. 2

Last week on the podcast we covered a thorny topic – . In today’s episode, I tackle several questions that listeners sent me last week, and then we dive into part two of the key to addressing our church scandal crisis.

The Key to Address Our Church Scandal Crisis: Pt. 1

Church scandals. They seem to be more and more frequent in headline news. Each one has a dramatic effect on all of us. They are to be grieved but also carefully examined. Please listen to today’s episode, and if appropriate, share with others leaders…

Sabbath Pt. 2: A Taste of Eternity

We must recover the ancient practice Sabbath. It’s how we slow down our lives to delight in Jesus, and in doing so, anchor ourselves into eternity. ​​​​​​​ On today’s podcast, I share a message which is the second part of our podcast…

Sabbath Pt. 1: Working from Our Rest

When we enter into Sabbath we are able to work from our rest, not just rest from our work. This is the theme we explore in today’s podcast episode. Working from our rest allows our lives to become a sign and wonder pointing to the reality of Jesus. …