Start living your most whole, holy and spiritually healthy life by unlearning the habits that keep you stuck.

Learn how to unlock past hurts, heal from past wounds, and live life whole and holy.

We all have potholes in our lives formed by pain, trauma, or choices that we’ve made. Oftentimes, we try to find a quick fix, but before long, the holes are back, waiting to catch us off-guard. The solution? Allowing God to fill them with His grace and love so that we can discover the beauty of grace, peace, and wholeness He has for us.

What’s the THING holding you bacK?


The setup that sets us off


Where we go to escape the pain of our story


The false stories we create about ourselves


The false stories we create about others


The place where we discover how to become whole, holy, and spiritually healthy

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About the author

Steve Carter is a pastor, speaker, author, podcast host, and the former lead teaching pastor of Willow Creek Community Church in Chicago. He hosts the Craft & Character podcast where he helps people get better at the art of communication while ensuring their character always leads the way. His desire is to bring Jesus into every conversation and space he occupies.

Steve also co-hosts one of the top sports podcasts, The Home Team Podcast, with NFL players Trey Burton and Sam Acho, which unpacks the intersection between faith, culture, sports, and family.

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