Maria Eva Jacobs - The ”Grateful” Podcast Series.
By Maria Eva Jacobs
Maria Eva Jacobs tells of her strength and hope as she lives in remission from Bipolar Disorder, and talks about her Christian memoir, “ Grateful: Faith, Healing and the Gift of Music,” as well as how it found it’s way to one of the top ten Christian Literary agents in the country. This podcast mirrors a blog found at www.gratefulauthor.com and elaborates a bit. We hope that you will visit the site and return for more episodes.
Maria Eva Jacobs - The ”Grateful” Podcast Series. Aug 16, 2022
Episode 3 - A Visit From Jesus - Myth or Mystery
In this episode, Maria continues to speak of her book, entitled “Grateful: Faith, Healing and the Gift of Music,” in which she speaks of how she came to live in remission after struggling a lifetime with bipolar disorder. In this episode, she goes into detail about a beautiful, supernatural experience that she encountered with the Lord. It is essentially an excerpt of chapter 5 from her book. The most important take away from today’s episode? We serve a living God!
Aug 16, 202211:24
Episode 7 - Is Religion the Reason For Mental Illness
This episode explores whether or not there is a connection between religion and mental illness. It was a painful subject to discuss and write about.
Dec 11, 202112:36
Episode 6 - How Much Honesty is Too Much When You’re Bipolar
In this episode I talk about a subject near and dear to my heart. Just how honest do we have to be with the people in our lives when it comes to our mental health?
Dec 11, 202112:00
Episode 2 - No one said remission would be easy.
Living in remission after a lifelong struggle with bipolar disorder is such a blessing. But does it mean that my every day walk is easy? In this podcast I will go into some detail as to what it’s really like living in remission… No one said it would be easy. The podcast ends a special song that I wrote upon reflecting on some of the difficulties that I endured throughout my journey. God has given me the gift of music, but I love the giver more than a gift.
Nov 15, 202114:17
Episode 5 - Living With Alopecia
In this episode I speak at length about the onset and my life with alopecia. I’ve lived with it since the second grade. It became more severe as the years went on. And I advocate for those with Alopecia the way that I do those with bipolar disorder in my book “Grateful: Faith, Healing and the gift of music.
Oct 02, 202115:38
Episode 4 - Faith and Bipolar Disorder
In this episode I speak openly about how bipolar disorder eroded my faith for years and how Jesus Christ brought me back to it.
Jul 09, 202114:17
Episode 1 - Lessons From a Literary Agent
Welcome! This podcast you are about to hear gives some insight as to my lifelong struggle with Bipolar Disorder and subsequent recovery. This episode mirrors my first blog, written November 20, 2020. In it I speak of my debut book, a Christian memoir entitled “Grateful: Faith, Healing and the Gift of Music.” Specifically, this episode speaks of how my book landed on the desk of one of the top ten Christian Literary Agents in the country, and the arduous process that got it there. The written blog can be found at www.gratefulauthor.com. Please sign up and join my blog community and my contact form so we, as a community, can grow together. Thank you for letting me tell my story. God bless!
May 14, 202116:50