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Hi, my name is Tamara, and I'm the host of Stories of Hope in Hard Times

Have you ever felt overwhelmed, exhausted, alone, discouraged or anxious about problems or challenges in life?

Are you looking for ideas or solutions to your problems?

Welcome to Stories of Hope in Hard Times—the podcast where I interview people that have been through dark times and find out how they got through with God’s help.

We will also discuss the lessons learned and tips they can share for people experiencing their own life detours.

Tamara K. Anderson

4 Winning Mindsets in Times of Crisis

By Tamara Anderson | Mar 25, 2020 |

With all of the craziness of Coronavirus sweeping the world it is critical to examine 4 mindsets that can help us survive and thrive during these hard times. Introduction Welcome to another episode of Tamara’s Takeaways on the Stories of Hope in Hard Times Podcast. The world in the last few weeks has just gone…

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Matt Bowen: Not Letting Paralysis Paralyze My Life

By Tamara Anderson | Mar 18, 2020 |

Matt Bowen shares how an accident that left him paralyzed transformed his life. He has learned, grown, and is now sharing his story of hope with others. Bio Matt Bowen is a Utah native and has always been very active playing football, basketball, lacrosse, and anything else he could get into. He graduated from high…

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3 Tips for Hard Times You Can’t Afford To Miss

By Tamara Anderson | Mar 11, 2020 |

On today’s episode, we’re going to talk a little bit about rolling hills, earthly angels, and an important lesson I learned after I broke my collar bone. Also I’m instituting a fun new tradition at the end of my episode today (so we aren’t so serious all the time). So, read to the end. 3…

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Roxanne Granata: How God Helped Me With My Husband’s Pornography Addiction

By Tamara Anderson | Mar 4, 2020 |

What do you do when you find out your spouse is deeply involved with pornography and lying about it? Roxanne Granata shares her story and the lessons learned with God’s help. Roxanne Granata: How God Helped Me with My Husband’s Pornography Addiction Roxanne’s Bio Roxanne Kennedy-Granata was raised in Northern California and lived for 20…

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Tamara’s Takeaway: 4 Critical Choices in Hard Times

By Tamara Anderson | Feb 26, 2020 |

Tamara shares her takeaways from her interview with Jeff Steinberg. They include some personal stories and 4 critical choices we can make during hard times. 4 Critical Choices in Hard Times Hello my friends and welcome to another episode of Tamara’s Takeaways. Last week I had an amazing interview with Jeff Steinberg. Jeff was born…

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Jeff Steinberg: Why Having No Arms Doesn’t Stop Me From Living Life

By Tamara Anderson | Feb 19, 2020 |

Jeff Steinberg humorously shares the lessons learned after he was born with no arms and ‘gimpy legs.’ God taught him he is a masterpiece in progress. Jeff Steinberg: Why Having No Arms Doesn’t Stop Me From Living Life Jeff Steinberg Bio Jeff Steinberg calls himself a masterpiece in progress, yet to see him, he looks…

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Tamara’s Takeaway: The One Thing We Need More Of

By Tamara Anderson | Feb 12, 2020 |

Tamara K. Anderson expounds on the one thing the world needs in today’s world, why it’s important, and how to problem solve getting it in our lives. The One Thing We Need More Of Welcome to another episode of Tamara’s Takeaways. I’m your host Tamara K. Anderson, and I am so excited to be talking…

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Wendy Andersen: Changing Expectations for a Happy Life

By Tamara Anderson | Feb 5, 2020 |

Wendy Andersen shares powerful lessons and tips she learned about redefining normal after her son was diagnosed with tuberous sclerosis and autism. Wendy Andersen: Changing Expectations For A Happy Life Bio Wendy Andersen is an accomplished author, speaker, coach, and mentor. She is a wife and the mother to three amazing children. Having a special…

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Tamara’s Takeaway: 3 Tips to Build Momentum and Growth

By Tamara Anderson | Jan 29, 2020 |

In this episode, Tamara K. Anderson shares 3 tips which build momentum and growth by sharing personal stories, quotes and examples. Welcome to another Takeaways Episode of Stories of Hope in Hard Times! Last week we had Kelly Walker, The Queen of Manifesting on the show. She is an a ball of energy and so…

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Kelly Walker: From Gamer to The Queen of Manifesting

By Tamara Anderson | Jan 22, 2020 |

Kelly Walker completely changed her life from a video game junkie to become The Queen of Manifesting. She shares her journey and the lessons learned along the way on this week’s episode of Stories of Hope in Hard Times. Kelly Walker: From Gamer to The Queen of Manifesting Bio Kelly Walker is a manifesting coach,…

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My background

I have experienced several periods of hard times in my life with experiences ranging from chronic migraines to having two children on the autism spectrum, surviving a car accident, tornado, and drowning.

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My mission

You might wonder why I produce my show.

I know how important it is to cling to hope in times of trial and want to share with you lessons learned during life's detours.

Remember, God loves you!

What to expect from Stories of Hope in Hard Times

What to expect from your show, and when.

  • Publishes at 4am Eastern every other Wednesday
  • Segments include
    • A Story of Hard Times
    • Lessons Learned
    • Favorite Bible Verse
  • Available in all places where podcasts can be found
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