Podcast Interview: Spiritual Hospice with John Connor

Insightful Interviews from Spiritual Fizz Podcast

Here’s a summary from our insightful podcast interview with John Connor about spiritual care counselor in hospice.

  • Intro 7:30
  • How John started working in hospice 9:00
  • A journey starts 10:20
  • Becoming a chaplain 13:00
  • John starts working in hospice 15:20
  • Listening and acceptance 17:00
  • End of life situations and perspective 22:30
  • No comforting things to say 24:00
  • Working in hospice is fulfilling 27:30
  • Hospices need volunteers 31:15
  • Find out more about John, upcoming books, and how to contact him 32:20

You can hear John’s interview in the episode Native American Burial Site in Crystal River / Spiritual Care Counselor in Hospice John Connor / Importance of Being in the Present on Apple Podcasts and on Google Play Music.

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John Connor

John Connor is author of The Straightjacket of Perfectionism: How to Stop Chasing ‘Perfect’ and Finally Achieve Your Greatest Goals.

He has worked for the last 12 years as a spiritual care counselor in hospice, and is an ordained minister in the Unity Church denomination.

John was profiled in The Washington Post and other publications, and his article writing has been published most recently in the Huffington Post. Leading workshops on overcoming perfectionism is a favorite for John. You can learn more about him at his website.

You can find out about all of our featured guests on our Great Guests page.

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Russell Suereth is the creator, publisher, and host of the Spiritual Fizz Podcast and the Spiritual Fizz News Magazine. The episodes and articles in these publications focus on connecting the spiritual and physical worlds for listeners and readers across the globe.

He is also an award-winning artist who creates spiritual New Age music that elevates the sense of spirituality in his listeners.

You can reach Russell through Facebook or Twitter, or via email at russell@spiritualfizz.com.
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